Graduate Teaching Assistantships in Informatics
The Department of Informatics is pleased to offer two funded Graduate Teaching Assistantships for 23 September 2019 entry to its Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) programme in Computer Science
The Graduate Teaching Assistantship is available for full-time registration and payable as a full UK/EU tuition fee waiver for four years subject to annual progress review.
The successful applicant will also receive an annual stipend and salary package worth £15,009 each year.
About Graduate Teaching Assistantships
Graduate Teaching Assistantships allow research students to fund their PhD through part-time teaching work with the University.
A Graduate Teaching Assistant is responsible to the Head of Department and is expected to undertake teaching or other duties within the Department - not normally exceeding eight contact hours per week - while undertaking research leading to a PhD.
Approximately 81.3% of their time will be spent on their doctoral research and 18.7% on their GTA responsibilities. Training is provided to help Graduate Teaching Assistants develop their teaching related skills and enhance their professional competencies.
Research Areas and Supervision
We welcome applications from those looking to undertake doctoral research in any aspect of informatics or computer science compatible with the research interests of our academic staff including: