In cooperation with our host institution DIKU, the HIPERFIT research center announces the following position:

1 Assistant or Associate Professor, as the HIPERFIT Center Manager

This is a permanent position with the Department of Computer Science (DIKU) at the University of Copenhagen, including research, supervision and training of research fellows, teaching, and other tasks requested by the Department. In the first 5 years of the appointment, the candidate will - apart from performing research, teaching and developing his/her own field - collaborate with the center director and the research area managers to attend to the center obligations: manage formulation, follow-up and achievement of project plans, organise center activities, communicate with interested parties, interact with partners, and potentially acquire additional external funding of research activities.

The successful applicant will have a PhD in computer science, mathematics, statistics, physics or similar, and documented scientific expertise in at least one of the following HIPERFIT research areas: domain-specific languages (DSLs), functional programming (FP) and high-performance systems (HPS), and a scientific and professional interest in the other research areas. In addition, applicants should have research project management skills, preferably documented by previous experience with project and/or center administration/management. Furthermore, the candidate must have good English language skills and should be fluent, or within a half year become fluent, in Danish.

The application must be submitted by e-mail to (Subject: Your last name, 211-0324) and be received no later than September 6, 2011 at 12.00 noon local Danish time. Please see the full announcement at for the required application material and more details. In case of questions, please contact the center director, Professor Fritz Henglein, at


23 August 2011