Monthly Archives: October 2014

Jan Vitek becomes Honorary Professor

Jan Vitek (Northeastern University, formerly Purdue University) has been appointed as an Honorary Professor at the University of Kent starting from November 2014 until October 2019. The title of Honorary Professor is conferred upon distinguished individuals from related fields of academic research. … Continue reading

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Employability week 3 – 7 November

If you’re looking for careers inspiration or practical advice on how to get your dream job, Employability Week has something for you. Students looking to make the most of their skills and qualifications are invited to Employability week which is being held … Continue reading

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Treasure hunt winners

New Students at the School of Computing were tested on their knowledge of the Canterbury Campus as part of their induction to the School. Two teams scored 27 out of 30 and several teams scored 26 out of 30. The … Continue reading

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School sponsors object-oriented programming conference

The School of Computing sponsored the European Conference on Object Oriented Programming (ECOOP), held in Uppsala, Sweden, in July/August 2014. The School has a long history of Object Oriented Programming and was one of the first UK universities to introduce … Continue reading

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Vacancy – Head of Computing (Medway)

The School of Computing is seeking to appoint a Head of Computing (Medway) to lead our team at our Medway Campus. The post is given the grade of Professor to reflect the level of leadership and managerial responsibility. The successful candidate … Continue reading

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Kent Crypto Challenge launched

The School of Computing has launched the Kent Crypto Challenge as part of the University of Kent’s 50th Anniversary celebrations. The Kent Crypto Challenge is a series of texts, encrypted with the Enigma machine, which are waiting to be cracked. … Continue reading

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