Career Level Managerial
Experience 2 Years
Qualifications Bachelor Degree
Lecturer (Cyber Security) in Computer Science and Informatics
Cardiff School of Computer Science & Informatics, Cardiff University
Applications are invited for up to two Lecturer (Teaching & Research) posts in the School of Computer Science & Informatics at Cardiff University. These are full-time open-ended posts, starting on 1 July 2019, or as soon as possible thereafter.
The successful candidate will be dedicated to finding creative solutions and have a genuine curiosity and enthusiasm to undertake world-class research in any area of cyber security.
We particularly welcome applications in areas relevant to the School’s cyber security research, which includes (but is not limited to):
Human Dimensions of Cyber Security (including Behavioural and Psychological aspects)
Industry Control System Security
Networks and Internet-of-Things Security
Successful applicants will be allocated a fully-funded PhD studentship (Home/EU) to support the development of their research agenda.
Applicants will be expected to engage with the activity of the University’s Centre of Excellence in Cyber Security Analytics, which is an industry-facing research unit aimed at developing novel data intensive solutions to evolving and dynamic security threats. http://www.cardiff.ac.uk/research/explore/research-units/airbus-centre-of-excellence-in-cyber-security-analytics
Cardiff has also recently been recognised as an Academic Centre of Excellence in Cyber Security Research by the NCSC and EPSRC.
Applicants with interests related to the Data Innovation Research Institute (www.cardiff.ac.uk/data-innovation-research-institute) and/or the Crime and Security Research Institute (www.cardiff.ac.uk/crime-security-research-institute) are particularly welcome.
You will have the ability and enthusiasm to deliver high-quality teaching for undergraduate and postgraduate programmes in areas of computer science, informatics or software engineering.
You will possess or be near completion of a PhD in an area related to Computer Science or have relevant industrial experience. Applications from candidates with suitable experience in a commercial or public sector environment are welcome. We particularly welcome applications from women who are under-represented within Cardiff University in this field. Applications for posts on a part-time or job-share arrangement would also be considered.
Cardiff University has a successful School of Computer Science & Informatics with an international reputation for its teaching and research activities. The School delivers a stimulating portfolio of BSc and MSc degrees, and offers research degrees leading to MPhil and PhD qualifications. For more information on the School please visit our website: http://www.cardiff.ac.uk/computer-science
The School of Computer Science & Informatics includes the National Software Academy (NSA), which is based in Newport and delivers industry-focused undergraduate and postgraduate Software Engineering programmes that include modules on software development skills, mobile development, security, performance, DevOps and emerging technologies.
Teaching in the School covers two sites, with Software Engineering delivered at the NSA in Newport, and all other programmes delivered at our Cardiff site.
Cardiff University is committed to supporting all its employees in achieving the necessary balance between their work and their personal lives. As part of this commitment, the University has developed a flexible and responsive framework of support for staff in managing their work and personal commitments wherever possible.
The appointments will be made, dependent on relevant qualifications and experience, within the Grade 6 and 7 scales, currently £33,199 – £39,609 per annum (Grade 6); £42,036 – £48,677 per annum (Grade 7).
For an informal discussion of the post please contact Professor Stuart Allen (Head of School) by email at [email protected]
For an informal discussion about flexible working and work-life balance please contact Pamela Munn by email at [email protected]
Date advert posted: Thursday, 25 April 2019
Closing date: Sunday, 26 May 2019
Cardiff University reserves the right to close this vacancy early should sufficient applications be received.