Lecturer / Associate Professor in Computer Graphics

University of Leeds

United Kingdom

Lecturer or Associate Professor in Computer Graphics

Are you an academic with proven abilities to carry out teaching and research in 3D computer graphics, in modelling, real-time rendering and/or GPGPU programming? Do you have an excellent research record and proven success obtaining funding? Are you passionate about delivering an exceptional student experience in a research-intensive Russell Group University?


The has recently launched an ambitious programme in High Performance Graphics and Games Engineering that will deliver world-class graduates, and strengthen the School’s internationally leading research base in the field. The School is also part of the University’s new Centre for Immersive Technologies launched in June 2019.


As part of this initiative we are seeking an outstanding candidate with a track record of excellence in graphics research with specific emphasis on modelling, real-time rendering and/or GPGPU programming. You will have the experience and capability to deliver outstanding teaching in these areas, with the vision and drive to tackle new challenges. Your research will align with the school’s research theme in computational science and engineering, and you will work closely with other staff in the theme.


For appointment at Associate Professor Level, you must also be able to demonstrate international standing in your field, a track record of successful and substantive grant applications, the capacity to deliver an outstanding student experience and an ability to undertake successful academic leadership.


To explore the post further or for any queries you may have, please contact:

, Head of School, School of Computing

Tel: +44 (0)113 343 36816 or email:


Further information

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Location: Leeds - Main Campus

Faculty/Service: Faculty of Engineering & Physical Sciences

School/Institute: School of Computing

Category: Academic

Grade: Grade 8 to Grade 9

Salary: £41,526 to £59,135 p.a.

Post Type: Full Time

Contract Type: Ongoing

Release Date: Tuesday 19 November 2019

Closing Date: Friday 07 February 2020

Reference: EPSCP1004


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