[Haskell-cafe] 10 PhD studentships in Nottingham

Graham Hutton Graham.Hutton at nottingham.ac.uk
Mon Dec 4 09:40:48 UTC 2017

Dear all,

The School of Computer Science in Nottingham is advertising 10
fully-funded PhD studentships.  Applicants in the area of the
Functional Programming Lab (https://tinyurl.com/fp-notts) are
encouraged!  If you are interested in applying, please contact a
potential supervisor prior to submitting your application:

  Thorsten Altenkirch - constructive logic, proof assistants,
  homotopy type theory, category theory, lambda calculus.

  Venanzio Capretta - type theory, mathematical logic, corecursive
  structures, proof assistants, dependently-typed programming.

  Graham Hutton - program calculation and verification, category
  theory, recursion operators, coinductive types.

  Henrik Nilsson - functional reactive programming, modelling and
  simulation, domain-specific languages, probabilistic languages.

Best wishes,



               10 Fully-Funded PhD Studentships

                   School of Computer Science
                  University of Nottingham, UK


Applications are invited for up to ten fully-funded PhD
studentships in the School of Computer Science at the
University of Nottingham, starting on 1 October 2018.

The topics for the studentships are open, but should relate to
the interests of one of the School's research groups: Agents
Lab; Automated Scheduling, Optimisation and Planning; Computer
Vision Lab; Functional Programming Lab; Intelligent Modelling
and Analysis; Mixed Reality Lab; Data Driven Algorithms, Systems
and Design and Uncertainty in Data and Decision Making.

The studentships are for three years and include a stipend
of £14,553 per year and tuition fees, and are available to
students of any nationality. Applicants are normally expected
to have a first-class Masters or Bachelors degree in Computer
Science or a related discipline, and must obtain the support of
a potential supervisor in the School prior to submitting their
application.  Initial contact with supervisors should be made
at least two weeks prior to the closing date for applications.
Informal enquiries may be addressed to SS-PGR-JC at nottingham.ac.uk

To apply, please submit the following items by email to:
Christine.Fletcher at nottingham.ac.uk: (1) a brief covering
letter that describes your reasons for wishing to pursue a
PhD, your proposed research area and topic, and the name of
a potential supervisor; (2) a copy of your CV, including your
actual or expected degree class(es), and results of all
University examinations; (3) an example of your technical
writing, such as a project report or dissertation; (4)
contact details for two academic referees.  

Closing date for applications: 19th January 2018


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