University Lecturer/ University Senior Lecturer in Cyber-Physical Systems

University of Cambridge - Computer Laboratory

West Cambridge

Lectureship salary at start date: grade 9 (£39,324 - £49,772) Senior Lectureship salary at start date: grade 10 (£52,793 - £55,998).

The University of Cambridge Computer Laboratory is seeking to recruit a new faculty member at the Lecturer or Senior Lecturer level who can contribute to research and teaching in the broad area of cyber-physical computer systems (i.e. computer systems which interact with the real world). This includes (but is not limited to) context-aware or sensor-driven computing, actuation and sensing for networked embedded systems (Internet-of-Things/IoT), robotics or related techniques, wearable computing and augmented reality. Applicants with a strong record of building, deploying and evaluating such systems as well as addressing issues such as security, privacy, communication protocols, debugging, usability, programmability and scalability in them are particularly encouraged.

Notwithstanding the above focus, exceptional candidates from any area of Computer Science are also encouraged to apply.

It is likely that successful candidates will already have a strong track record in one or more relevant research areas and already have some postdoctoral experience. Ideally the candidate will also have experience of teaching and of generating research grant income.

Those with appropriate experience in their current role may be appointed to a Senior Lectureship at grade 10, for which the salary at start date will be £52,793 - £55,998.

The appointment will be from 1st October 2017 or as soon as possible thereafter.

To apply online for this vacancy and to view further information about the role, please visit: This will take you to the role on the University’s Job Opportunities pages. There you will need to click on the 'Apply online' button and register an account with the University's Web Recruitment System (if you have not already) and log in before completing the online application form.

Please ensure you upload your Curriculum Vitae (CV) together with a list of publications and a covering letter including a summary of research interest and future plans. If you upload any additional documents which have not been requested, we will not be able to consider these as part of your application.

Interested applicants are encouraged to make informal enquiries about the post to Professor Peter Robinson:

Interviews will be held on 21st and 22nd March 2017.

Please quote reference NR09749 on your application and in any correspondence about this vacancy.

The University values diversity and is committed to equality of opportunity.

The University has a responsibility to ensure that all employees are eligible to live and work in the UK.

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