The University of Cyprus was founded in 1989 and admitted its first students in 1992. Today, it is ranked as the 84th young university (under 50 years) and #501-600 worldwide by the Times Higher Education
Rankings. These distinctions are the result of dedication to continuous development. The pursuit of research excellence constitutes a key strategic objective of the University of Cyprus. Moreover, the University continually extends and upgrades its programs of undergraduate and graduate studies.

To best serve its research and educational aims, the University recruits high-caliber academic staff who can make significant contributions to the development of internationally competitive research projects and to the design and delivery of new curricula. The University of Cyprus invites applications for two tenure-track academic positions at the rank of Lecturer or Assistant Professor in the Department of Computer Science, as follows:

  • one position in the field of “Software Engineering”
  • one position in the fields of “Networks or Cybersecurity”.

For all academic ranks, an earned Doctorate from a recognised university is required.

Requirements for appointment depend on academic rank and include: prior academic experience, research record and notable scientific contributions, involvement in the development and teaching of high quality undergraduate and graduate curricula. The minimum requirements for each academic rank are listed at:

Candidates need not be citizens of the Republic of Cyprus.

The official languages of instruction are Greek and Turkish. For the above positions, fluency in the Greek language is necessary.
In case the selected candidate does not have sufficient knowledge of the Greek language, it is the candidate’s and the Department's responsibility to ensure that the candidate acquires sufficient knowledge of the Greek language within three years from appointment. Each Department sets its own criteria for the required level of fluency in the Greek language.

The annual gross salary for full-time employment, according to the current legislation, is:

  • Assistant Professor: €58,428.91-€78,798.61
  • Lecturer: €44,410.28-€72,265.43

Candidates are invited to submit their application at the following link:

Application deadline
The deadline for applications is Monday 27 September 2021.
For more information, candidates may contact the Human Resources Service:  
 +357 22 89 4146/4155, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

or the Department of Computer Science:
+357 22 892669).

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