The Computer Science department at Lund University invites applications for a newly created faculty position as Associate Professor in Software Technology supported by the Wallenberg Autonomous Systems Program (WASP), a 10 year research program funded by a 1,300 MSEK donation by the Knut and Alice Wallenberg Foundation, and with additional 500 MSEK funding provided by industry and participating universities.

We are looking for candidates with an excellent research record, demonstrated through a clear and innovative research vision along with research results, including software, and publications in conferences and journals of top quality. Special attention will be paid to industry collaboration and the long term development potential of the candidate.

The position is supported by a starting grant of roughly 25 MSEK, adequate to finance a research group core consisting of several postdocs/PhD students over a period of 4 years.

Lund University is ranked as one of the top 100 in the world.

Lund, “city of ideas”, is over 1000 years old and is consistently ranked as one of the best places in Sweden to live.

For a more detailed announcement including information on how to apply, please visit

Application deadline: 15 September 2016

Published: July 6th, 2016

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