Please pass the following announcement to anyone you know who may be interested:
PhD Studentship in Computing starting 2011
Centre for Research in Computing
(http://crc.open.ac.uk<blocked::http://crc.open.ac.uk/>), The Open University,
based in Milton Keynes, UK
We are currently seeking an outstanding graduate to join our PhD programme in
empirical studies of software development.
A range of topics within empirical studies is of interest to the group
including scientific software development, the impact of
different practices on code quality, agile software development, user
experience, collaboration, the nature of expertise,
culture and community, and software evolution.
This full-time studentship is available for 3 years. Applicants should have an
outstanding educational and/or experiential background
in Computing or cognate discipline.
If you are interested in this opportunity, contact Prof Helen Sharp
(h.c.sh...@open.ac.uk<blocked::mailto:h.c.sh...@open.ac.uk>) in the first
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