Lecturer in Evolutionary Systems

Keele University - Faculty of Natural Sciences

School of Computing and Mathematics

Keele University is renowned for its exciting approach to higher education, innovative research, beautiful campus, strong community spirit and excellent student experience. With a turnover in excess of £134 million, 10,000 students and a total staff of approximately 2000, the University provides high quality teaching and research across a wide range of academic disciplines. Further information can be found at www.keele.ac.uk.

This post represents an exciting opportunity for an ambitious individual to join a team of staff in the School of Computing and Mathematics, which is based in Keele University’s Faculty of Natural Sciences.

Applications are welcomed from dynamic and enthusiastic individuals committed to high quality teaching and research in the field of evolutionary systems and computational intelligence, and who have interests that complement our existing research strengths in this area, especially in evolutionary systems and artificial life, while broadening the scope of our teaching expertise.

This post is part of continued growth and expansion of computing at Keele, which presents many new opportunities for the development of synergies in both teaching and research. Candidates will be expected to develop an active research programme that both complements and extends our existing research profile in Computing. Details of the research carried out in Computing at Keele can be found at:


The successful candidate will have a PhD in an appropriate area of Computing (or be very close to completion of his/her PhD) and will have a strong commitment to delivering high quality undergraduate teaching, including supervision of undergraduate and postgraduate research projects. The post-holder will have the skills, enthusiasm and flexibility for teaching across a wide range of computing topics.

Appointment at Grade 8 may be made in exceptional circumstances and will require significant extra experience in all areas. Applications are encouraged from candidates across the full range.

Informal enquires can be made to Professor Peter Andras on 01782 733412 or p.andras@keele.ac.uk

Keele University is committed to the principles of the Athena SWAN charter, and values equality and diversity across our workforce. We strive to ensure that our workforce is representative of broader society, and therefore, we would actively welcome applications from women for this role.

For full post details please visit: www.keele.ac.uk/vacancies

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