If there are any students considering applying for PhD programs who
are also GHC hackers then Bristol could be a great option for you.
Myself and Csongor are currently students here and both actively
working on GHC. The programming languages group in Bristol has grown
from 1 to 6 people in the last three years and is continuing to
The programming language group at the University of Bristol is looking
for up to three more PhD students in the broad area of functional
programming, verification, and testing to join a very dynamic group of
The positions are fully funded, and with additional bursaries for
attending conferences. The ideal candidates will have a strong
background in functional programming, especially Haskell, and an
appetite for cutting-edge research.