Postdoc position – Computer Science jobs – ITU, Denmark

    Postdoc position - Computer Science jobs - ITU, Denmark

    Computer Science jobs – Postdoc position is in the context of the “Supporting Diversity via Inclusive Teaching/Learning Activities” project, in the Center for Computing Education Research (CCER) at the Computer Science Department at the IT University of Copenhagen, Denmark

    Deadline to Apply

    May 30, 2021 (23: 59 GMT +1)


    PositionPostdoc position
    No. of Position(s)1
    Research AreaComputer Science
    SalaryAccording to standard norms
    WorkplaceCenter for Computing Education Research (CCER)
    Computer Science Department
    IT University of Copenhagen
    Contract Period1 Year
    Starting dateJuly 2021


    A relevant PhD degree is required along with a record of publishing in international peer-reviewed journals and/or conference proceedings


    • Experience with quantitative and/or qualitative research methods is an advantage
    • Working knowledge of the Danish (Scandinavian) language is an advantage since it involves, among other things, reading documents in Danish and interaction with the study administration

    Responsibilities/ Job Description

    The position is in the context of the “Supporting Diversity via Inclusive Teaching/Learning Activities” project (workstream 12.2) under DIREC (Digital Research Centre Denmark):

    The candidate will work with identifying, analyzing, testing, comparing, and proliferating Danish initiatives aimed at increasing and supporting diversity in the context of Danish Computer Science educational programs. This involves the recruitment, onboarding, and retention of diverse students (e.g., female students or minority groups).

    How to Apply?

    You can only apply for this position by pushing the button “Apply Online” mentioned above

    Documents Required

    The application must be in English and must include:

    • A motivated application, including a cogent argument for how qualified you are for the position.
    • A full CV, including name, address, phone number, e-mail, previous and present employment, and academic background
    • Documentation of academic degrees (copy of degree certificates etc.)
    • Copies of max. 5 different publications that are relevant to the position
    • A numbered list of publications. The enclosed publications should be marked with an asterisk (*)

    Applications without the above-mentioned required documents will not be assessed. Early contact with our faculty staff is strongly encouraged.

    About the Department

    In connection with the research, the candidate will be expected to co-author papers presumably aimed at the following computing education research venues: e.g., ACM Transactions on Computing Education (TOCE), Computer Science Education (CSE), ACM International Computing Education Research Conference (ICER), SIGCSE Technical Symposium (SIGCSE-TS), ACM Conference on Innovation and Technology in Computer Science Education (ITiCSE).The IT University of Copenhagen (ITU) is a teaching and research-based tertiary institution concerned with information technology (IT) and the opportunities it offers. The IT University has more than 160 full-time Faculty members. Research and teaching in information technology span all academic activities which involve computers including computer science, information and media sciences, humanities and social sciences, business impact, and the commercialization of IT.


    Appointment and salary will be in accordance with the Ministry of Finance’s agreement with the Danish Confederation of Professional Associations (AC).


    Questions about the positions

    Claus Brabrand
    IT University of Copenhagen
    Tel: 7218 5076

    Questions related to the application procedure

    HR, Katrine Drachmann Strawbridge

    Official advertisement

    Postdoc in Diversity for Computer Science at the Center for Computing Education Research

    Post expires at 8:59am on Monday May 31st, 2021 (GMT+9)