The School of Informatics is seeking to appoint a number of Chancellor’s Fellows, including fellowships in Digital Technologies.
The research areas listed below are ones of particular current interest, however enquiries are welcome for exceptional candidates with interests in research and teaching in any area related to the School’s broad research portfolio.
Informal enquiries should be directed to the Director of the relevant Institute or the School’s Director of Research. Contact details are provided, below.
Apply for the Chancellor's Fellowship
In the 2014 Research Excellence Framework (REF 2014) the School of Informatics at the University of Edinburgh produced more world-leading and internationally excellent research (4* and 3*) than any other university in the UK in the REF 2014 assessment for computer science and informatics.
The School is the largest Informatics academic community in the UK and one of the largest in Europe. It comprises around 120 academic staff, over 100 postdoctoral researchers and more than 330 postgraduate research students. It based in the modern, purpose-built, Informatics Forum, in Edinburgh city centre and adjacent to the new build Bayes Centre for Data Science and Technology (due to open summer 2018).
Research in Informatics
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The School of Informatics is committed to providing a welcoming and supportive working, research and study environment to all. The School holds an Athena SWAN Silver Award in recognition of its commitment to equality and diversity.
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