Lecturer in Mathematics

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Mathematics and Statistics,Mathematics

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Company: University of Kent

Department: School of Mathematics, Statistics and Actuarial Science

Salary: £33,518 to £47,722 per annum.

Hours: Full Time

Contract type: Permanent

Type / Role: Academic or Research

Phone: +44-151 5739227

Fax: +44-1285 4193176

E-mail: N\A


Detail information about job Lecturer in Mathematics. Terms and conditions vacancy

The School of Mathematics, Statistics and Actuarial Science (SMSAS) wishes to recruit a Lecturer in Mathematics to start on 01 January 2018 or later by agreement. The successful candidate will join our Mathematics Group, which currently includes 24 permanent academics, 22 PhD students, 6 research assistants/temporary lecturers and 2 EPSRC Fellows.

The Mathematics group has grown significantly in the last few years, and has a broad range of research interests, which include Algebra, Analysis, Geometry, Integrable Systems, Mathematical Physics, Numerical Analysis and Topology. The Mathematics group is now looking for an outstanding researcher to strengthen our Applied Mathematics group. Research excellence is paramount; within this constraint, areas of particular interests include, but are not limited to, Mathematical Biology, Mathematical Modelling and Numerical Analysis.

As a Lecturer in Mathematics you will:

  • Undertake, publish and communicate original research of the highest standard, securing appropriate external funding.
  • Deliver high quality undergraduate and postgraduate level lectures.
  • Supervise undergraduate and postgraduate projects.

To succeed in this role you will have:

  • A doctorate in mathematics or closely aligned field.
  • A strong research record in Mathematics evidenced by publications in international mathematics journals. The applicant’s main research area(s) must be in Applied Mathematics. Research excellence is paramount; within this constraint, preference may be given to applicants in Numerical Analysis, Mathematical Biology or Mathematical Modelling.
  • A track record of presentations at conferences etc.

Based in the brand new Sibson Building, the SMSAS provides a stimulating research environment in mathematics, complemented by various seminar series, international conferences and workshops. The School values diversity and inclusivity, and is proud of the collegial atmosphere among staff and students. The successful candidate will contribute to our vibrant research environment and will also be expected to make a significant contribution to teaching at all levels, and to the life of the School and University in general.

The SMSAS holds an Athena Swan Bronze award in recognition of our commitment to advancing the representation of women in mathematics, and is a supporter of the London Mathematical Society's Good Practice Scheme. The SMSAS welcomes applications from all sections of the mathematics community.

Full details about teaching and research in the School can be found on our website: www.kent.ac.uk/smsas

Closing date for applications: 17 September 2017

Interviews are to be held: 11 October 2017

Please click on the apply button below to view the full job description and also to apply for this post. If you require further information regarding the application process please contact The Resourcing Team on [email protected] quoting ref number: STM0826

Please note - applications must be made via the University’s online application system. You will be required to fill in the main details section of the application form as well as upload your CV and a cover letter. Your cover letter should clearly and explicitly address the requirements of the Person specification and you should provide clear evidence and examples in your application which back-up any assertions you make in relation to each criterion. We recommend a maximum of 4 x A4 sides for this document.

CVs or details sent directly to the department or via email cannot be considered.

For academic posts: If you are invited for an interview, we will request references for you at that stage.

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