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December 2013

Visiting Fellowships opportunity

Visiting Fellowships opportunity

The Department of Computer Science, University of Liverpool, invites applications for up to 5 Visiting Fellowships.

Visiting fellows will visit the Department for one month between February 2014 and July 2014.

The aim of the scheme is to attract internationally recognized researchers who

- promote Liverpool's international profile as a centre of scholarly excellence

- advance nascent research collaborations with Liverpool 

- enrich the research environment for Liverpool postgraduates and early career researchers

- lay groundwork for sustained research linkages between Liverpool and institutions outside the UK.

A typical visiting fellow does not yet have very close research collaborations with members of the Department,
but intends to use the visit to develop such collaborations. Applications that are interdisciplinary 
in nature and/or involve members from multiple research groups and directions in the Department are particularly 
encouraged.

Applications for Visiting Fellowships of at most one page should 

-name a host (an academic in the Department of Computer Science);
-outline the aims of the visit and how they will be achieved;
-give an estimate of the costs.

Funding of up to £3,000 is available for every visiting fellow. This can be used 
to cover travel and subsistence expenses (in line with standard University policies). 
Costs will not be a payment which can be deemed to be recompense for time or services. 

Applications should be send by email to Professor Frank Wolter (wolter@liverpool.ac.uk).

Deadline for applications: 10 January 2014

Notification: 20 January 2014

For further information please contact: wolter@liverpool.ac.uk

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