University of Edinburgh, School of Informatics

Position ID: 2301-QUANTUMCOMPUTING [#14086]
Position Title: Lecturer/Senior Lecturer/Reader in Quantum Computing
Position Location: Edinburgh, Edinburgh, City of, United Kingdom
Application Deadline: 2019/07/31help popup (posted 2019/07/08, listed until 2019/07/31)
Position Description:    

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Lecturer/Senior Lecturer/Reader in Quantum Computing

The School of Informatics at the University of Edinburgh invites applications for a Senior Lecturer/Reader (Grade 9) or Lecturer (Grade 8) to strengthen its profile in the area of Quantum Computing. An ideal candidate will be able to contribute and complement the expertise of the Quantum Informatics Group which is part of the Laboratory for the Foundations of Computer Science (LFCS). Further details, on the context and the Quantum Informatics Group, are given below.

The successful candidate will have a PhD, an established research agenda and the enthusiasm and ability to undertake original research, to lead a research group, and to engage with teaching and academic supervision. We are seeking current and future leaders in the field.

The level of appointment would be determined by the selection panel following interview in Edinburgh in September 2019. Appointment will be full-time and open-ended.

All applications must contain the following supporting documents: • Teaching statement • Research statement • Full CV (resume) and publication list

Please note that references will be sought for all shortlisted candidates. Please indicate on your application form if you are happy for your referees to be contacted.

Feedback will only be provided to interviewed candidates.

Informal enquiries may be addressed to members of the Quantum Informatics Group, Prof Elham Kashefi (, Dr Myrto Arapinis (, Dr Chris Heunen ( or Dr Petros Wallden (

Lecturer Grade: UE08 (£40,792 - £48,677) Senior Lecturer or Reader Grade: UE09 (£51,630 - £58,089)

Closing date: 31 July 2019

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