Joint FNR PEARL Chair in Software Engineering
University of Luxembourg & Luxembourg Institute of Science and Technology
Role Managed by:
Dr Sinead Gibney
t: +312 0240 4375
Primary Practice Group: Higher Education and Research
Salary & Benefits: Competitive
Closing Date: 04/03/2021
The successful candidate will be an outstanding internationally recognised researcher in the field of applied computer science/software engineering. The candidate will have a strong track record in establishing and leading collaborative and contract research projects with industry and businesses. In addition to scientific standing, priority will be given to candidate with experience in collaborative and contract research with industry and public sector partners.
The candidate will have a proven scientific track record in a relevant sub-domain of software engineering; software design and development, data-intensive systems, trusted critical systems, software product lines, distributed architectures, security & privacy, model-based approaches, resilient software architectures. The candidate will be internationally recognised with experience building teams and acquiring competitive and industrial research funding. The candidate will be familiar with research with industry, with the exploitation of the research and technology, leading to innovation or industrialisation.
The Chair will be supported by the PEARL programme of the Luxembourg National Research Fund (FNR) which aims at recruiting outstanding scientists in strategically important areas to develop and strengthen Luxembourg’s national research priorities. The Chair will enjoy a start-up package for five years with a financial contribution of approximately €4 million excluding overheads.
The beneficiary will have an appointment with the Interdisciplinary Centre for Security, Reliability and Trust (SnT) at the University of Luxembourg and with the Luxembourg Institute of Science and Technology (LIST) enforcing the links between both institutions.
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Requirements for a successful candidate are:
Please apply in English by sending your CV, motivation letter, list of publications, list of research projects and a list of taught courses.
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