PostDoc Research Fellow – Serious Games

My colleague Thomas Connolly has a vacancy for a post-doc research fellow in serious games… advert and application details below….

University of the West of Scotland

Faculty of Science & Technology – School of Computing

Post-Doctoral Research Fellow (Computer Games/Serious Games)

£32,901 to £39,257 (Fixed Term for 2 Years)                                    Paisley Campus

The School of Computing is one of the leading players in computing and IT, with extensive expertise in research and development and collaborative working relationships with multinational companies.

We are seeking to recruit a talented Research Fellow to work on European projects covering Serious Games technologies and to conduct research and scholarly activity in order to support the School’s research activities.

The successful candidate should possess a PhD in Computing or in a related discipline and have a proven track record in scientific writing and presentations at conferences. In-depth knowledge of computer games technologies and evaluation, and research methodologies are also crucial to this post.

Well-developed communication and interpersonal skills, good project management skills and the ability to work independently or as part of a diverse team, collaborating with colleagues and sharing expertise are also essential.

This is a 2-year fixed term post in the first instance.

 Closing date:           3rd April 2013

 Recruitment packs from the Department of Human Resources, Tel: 0141 849 4078 (24 hour answering service) or by e-mail from  quoting Ref: 13/071

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 University of the West of Scotland is a registered Scottish charity, no. SC002520.

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