Department: School of Mathematical Sciences
Salary: £39,745 - £49,486 (Grade 5)
Date posted: 09-Dec-2015
Closing date: 21-Feb-2016
Queen Mary is one of London and the UK’s leading research-focused universities. With over 20,000 students, it is amongst the largest of the colleges of the University of London. Queen Mary’s 4,000 staff teach and research across a wide range of subjects in Science and Engineering, the Humanities, Social Sciences and Laws, and Medicine and Dentistry.
The School of Mathematical Science has an exceptionally strong research presence across the spectrum of areas within Pure and Applied Mathematics, and is currently organised into six research groups, namely: Algebra, Combinatorics, Complex Systems and Networks, Dynamical Systems and Statistical Physics, Geometry and Analysis and Probability and Applications. The School also has large and popular undergraduate and graduate programmes.
About the role
Applications are invited for a Lectureship in Mathematics. We seek outstanding applicants with a broad mathematical outlook. Preference may be given to candidates whose research either further broadens and expands the strengths of the existing groups in the School, or is at the interface with one or more groups.
The successful applicant will have proven ability to conduct world-class research in mathematics. They will be expected to develop a research platform within the School or to contribute to an existing one.
For further details of the role and selection criteria please refer to the job specification attached.
The School and Athena SWAN Charter for Women in Science
The School holds a departmental Bronze Athena SWAN Award and is a registered supporter of the LMS Good Practice scheme. We are committed to the equality of opportunities and to advancing women’s careers. We have policies to support staff returning from long-term absence, for flexible arrangements for staff with parental responsibilities and for child-care support for the attendance of conferences. As part of the School’s commitment to the Athena SWAN and the LMS Good Practice principles we strongly encourage applications from women.
Please visit www.maths.qmul.ac.uk for information about the School and www.maths.qmul.ac.uk/equality/athena-swan for our family friendly policies and parental leave.
Pay & Benefits
The post is full-time and permanent. Starting salary will be in the range £39,745 - £49,486, inclusive of London Allowance. Benefits include 30 days annual leave, childcare vouchers scheme, defined benefit pension scheme and interest free season ticket loan. The successful candidate will be expected to start the post on September 1, 2016, or as soon as possible thereafter.
Candidates must be able to demonstrate their eligibility to work in the UK in accordance with the Immigration, Asylum and Nationality Act 2006. Where required this may include entry clearance or continued leave to remain under the Points Based Immigration Scheme.
Informal enquiries may be made to the Head of School, Professor Boris Khoruzhenko (firstname.lastname@example.org).
To apply, please visit the Human Resources website on http://www.jobs.qmul.ac.uk/ and search for reference QMUL7557.
Please ensure you include with your application a curriculum vitae, a list of publications, a teaching statement and a research statement.
The closing date for applications is Sunday 21st February 2016
Interviews are expected to be held on 5th and 6th April 2016.
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