Senior Lecturer/Associate Professor in Computer and Systems Science
Stockholm University Department of Computer and Systems Sciences

Senior Lecturer/Associate Professor in Computer and Systems Science with orientation information security Stockholm

Ref. No. SU FV-4503-20


at the Department of System Sciences. Closing date: 15 February 2021.

Subject/subject description

Computer and systems science with orientation towards information security, information systems security and cyber security.

Main responsibilities

Main duties are teaching, course development, course responsibility, supervision, and research. The teaching is within information security, information systems security and cyber security.

The employee should also be prepared to work with research and teaching in the cyber security laboratory at the department.

The position includes own research time according to the local working time agreement for senior lecturers.

Qualification requirements

Eligible applicants for the position of senior lecturer should hold a PhD in Computer and System Sciences or have equivalent research skills and have demonstrated teaching expertise.

Teaching proficiency should normally have been demonstrated through teaching experience at both the undergraduate- and master’s levels. Teaching proficiency should be well documented and in a manner that makes it possible to assess the quality of the teaching activities.

The applicant must possess English language skills at a professional level.

The applicant must have the ability to cooperate with colleagues as well as other abilities that are required in order successfully to meet the demands of the position.

Assessment criteria

Special and equal emphasis will be placed on teaching, supervision and research skills within the discipline.

Strong emphasis will be placed on a documented ability to cooperate well with colleagues and fellow researchers.

Emphasis will be placed on administrative skills and proven collaboration with the surrounding society and dissemination of research and development findings.

Emphasis will also be placed on having successfully planned, applied for and obtained research project funds from external research funding bodies.

It is a merit to have completed at least 15 higher education credits in teaching and learning in higher education or to have otherwise acquired equivalent knowledge.

Additional information

The Faculty of Social Sciences strives for a gender balance, women are therefore encouraged to apply for this position.

Stockholm University strives to be a workplace free from discrimination and with equal opportunities for all.

An applicant who does not have at least 15 higher education credits in teaching and learning in higher education, and is not deemed to have acquired equivalent knowledge, must complete such training within the first two years of employment.

Proficiency in Swedish is not a requirement for the position, but the applicant has to be ready to take on administrative and pedagogical tasks that demand an understanding and usage of Swedish after two years of employment.


Further information about the position can be obtained from the Head of the Department, Professor Uno Fors, telephone +46 (0)86747479, e-mail:, or Head of Unit Tony Lindgren, telephone: +46 (0)8161701, e-mail:  

For questions regarding the application profess, please contact administrative officer Nathaniel Morris, telephone +46(0)163311, e-mail:  

Union representatives

Ingrid Lander (Saco-S), telephone: +46 708 16 26 64,, Alejandra Pizarro Carrasco (Fackförbundet ST/Lärarförbundet), telephone: +46 8 16 34 89,, and (SEKO).


Apply for the position at Stockholm University's recruitment system. It is the responsibility of the applicant to ensure that the application is complete in accordance with the instructions in the job advertisement, and that it is submitted before the deadline.

We would appreciate it if your application is written in English. Since it will be examined by international experts, English is the working language.

The University’s rules of employment and instructions for applicants are available at: How to apply for a position.

You are welcome to apply!

Stockholms universitet bidrar till det hållbara demokratiska samhällets utveckling genom kunskap, upplysning och sanningssökande.

Closing date: 25/02/2021


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