[robotics-worldwide] [jobs] Two lectureships in computer science at the University of Sheffield, UK

James Law j.law at sheffield.ac.uk
Sun Dec 8 09:08:28 PST 2019


Deadline: 17th January 2020

Salary: £41,526 - £49,533 per annum

Link:
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This is an outstanding opportunity to join the Department of Computer
Science <https://urldefense.proofpoint.com/v2/url?u=https-3A__www.sheffield.ac.uk_-23results&d=DwIFaQ&c=clK7kQUTWtAVEOVIgvi0NU5BOUHhpN0H8p7CSfnc_gI&r=0w3solp5fswiyWF2RL6rSs8MCeFamFEPafDTOhgTfYI&m=EC8eqgCS5zsS_MOc1Wn9XG5gQSHT4DU7J2oxYbXn_MA&s=Rbts_vaAUbrSFGNNWzdEa6UkNRIN7z0oQ0yTy_xwgUo&e= > at the University of
Sheffield <https://urldefense.proofpoint.com/v2/url?u=https-3A__www.sheffield.ac.uk_&d=DwIFaQ&c=clK7kQUTWtAVEOVIgvi0NU5BOUHhpN0H8p7CSfnc_gI&r=0w3solp5fswiyWF2RL6rSs8MCeFamFEPafDTOhgTfYI&m=EC8eqgCS5zsS_MOc1Wn9XG5gQSHT4DU7J2oxYbXn_MA&s=IaoZBT-5MsZFpRbOsItl7YIza3MTRXoaV3AULds54QM&e= >, a world top 100 University. Two
Lectureship positions are available (which are equivalent in status to
Assistant Professor). The Department of Computer Science is currently
implementing an ambitious plan for growth, which will see us double in size
and extend the depth and breadth of our research portfolio. We are among
the best Departments in the UK for computer science research; in the
Research Excellence Framework (REF) 2014, we were ranked 5th overall in the
UK and 92% of our research work was rated either world-leading or
internationally excellent.


Successful applicants in robotics will also become members of Sheffield
Robotics <https://urldefense.proofpoint.com/v2/url?u=https-3A__www.sheffieldrobotics.ac.uk_&d=DwIFaQ&c=clK7kQUTWtAVEOVIgvi0NU5BOUHhpN0H8p7CSfnc_gI&r=0w3solp5fswiyWF2RL6rSs8MCeFamFEPafDTOhgTfYI&m=EC8eqgCS5zsS_MOc1Wn9XG5gQSHT4DU7J2oxYbXn_MA&s=XMel-UiK7nU4zKSSG4ETvyqnIKf5_h0IhAySxAPiVhU&e= >, one of the largest
robotics research institutes in the UK, bringing together robotics
activities from a wide variety of disciplines (covering engineering,
science, social science, and the arts) across both Sheffield Universities.
Sheffield Robotics has ~200 members, investigating fundamental and applied
robotics, with domain focus on agile production, health, and challenging
environments. Sheffield Robotics works closely with the Advanced
Manufacturing Research Centre <https://urldefense.proofpoint.com/v2/url?u=https-3A__www.amrc.co.uk_&d=DwIFaQ&c=clK7kQUTWtAVEOVIgvi0NU5BOUHhpN0H8p7CSfnc_gI&r=0w3solp5fswiyWF2RL6rSs8MCeFamFEPafDTOhgTfYI&m=EC8eqgCS5zsS_MOc1Wn9XG5gQSHT4DU7J2oxYbXn_MA&s=ievsu3rb8B9ddi2WMPJZ3TO1GOFNFoS9sLTaeW2Ftlw&e= >, Sheffield Teaching
Hospitals, and local industry and healthcare providers to ensure the real
world relevance and impact of our research.



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Dr James Law
Director of Innovation and Knowledge Exchange
Sheffield Robotics

The Department of Computer Science & The Advanced Manufacturing Research
Centre
The University of Sheffield
Rm B04 Pam Liversidge Building
Sir Frederick Mappin Building
Mappin Street
Sheffield
S1 3JD
UK

Tel. +44 (0)114 222 5690
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Please note my role is split equally between management and research.


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