Centre for Software Reliability, City University

Research Assistants/Research Fellows (3 positions)

Research Assistants / Research Fellows (3 positions) Modelling of dependability issues in complex systems and organisations, including software and humans

18,909 to 38,874 pounds per annum inc.

These researchers will be employed in DIRC, a major interdisciplinary, multi-university, 6-year research initiative on the dependability of computer-based (http://www.dirc.org.uk), and in the DOTS project (http://www.csr.city.ac.uk/projects/dots.html) about diversity in systems built from off-the-shelf components.

Suitable candidates will have a background in one of these areas: probability and statistics, mathematics, reliability engineering, or computer performance and reliability.

For the junior appointments, you should have a first degree and be intending to pursue a PhD during the course of this project. For at least one of the positions, we are looking to appoint a more senior candidate who has a PhD or equivalent industrial experience.

Salaries will depend on the qualifications and track record of the successful candidates.

Further information on these posts and these projects is available at http://www.csr.city.ac.uk/csr_city/jobs.

Informal enquiries may be directed to Prof. Bev Littlewood  Prof L. Strigini or Prof Martin Newby  (please copy E-mail to all three in view of holiday absences).

For further particulars and an application form, send a postcard to Emily Crofts, Personnel Department, City University, Northampton Square, London EC1V 0HB or alternatively, send an email to: E.L.Crofts@city.ac.uk, detailing your name, address and post reference number CSR/10/J. Deaf people can reach us through the minicom on 020 747-78931.

Closing date: 20 September 2000