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Now is an exciting time to join us. Whether you're at the start of your career or looking to take the next step, Loughborough is an amazing place for you to develop your better future.
The University is dedicated to supporting an equitable, diverse, and inclusive environment. The diverse backgrounds, characteristics and opinions within our community are our great strength and are key to our pursuit of delivering educational excellence, enterprise, research and professional services. We welcome applications from people from diverse backgrounds and minoritised groups as they are currently under-represented within our community.
The School of Science at Loughborough University undertakes world-leading research and teaching in Chemistry, Computer Science, Mathematics and Mathematics Education and boasts state-of-the-art facilities and an active research community.
The Department of Computer Science is looking to recruit in any areas aligned to the Department’s research themes:
Consideration will be given to all candidates; we expect at least one each of the appointments to be in TCS and Networks and Systems. We are looking to appoint at all levels from Lecturer to Professor.
The Department is long-established with extremely high student satisfaction and a fast-growing research portfolio. The successful candidate will work alongside our established leading researchers in a collaborative environment with lab facilities to support research networks and systems, robotics and vision.
In the latest Research Excellence Framework 100% of the Department's research impact was rated ‘world-leading’ or ‘internationally excellent’. We have a strong reputation for student experience and caring for our students leading to regular appearances towards the top of the NSS.
Successful candidates will have a record of academic excellence which is contributing to the furtherance of knowledge in their discipline. Candidates must also have a PhD or equivalent experience and be able to demonstrate academic leadership and international recognition in their field.
Find out more about the academic opportunities we have on offer in the discipline areas within the School of Science on our dedicated website.
Closing date for applications: Sunday 27th November 2022
A copy of the generic job description for the position of Professor is available here.
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