03 Oct 2018

Assistant Professor in Mathematics at the London School of Economics and Political Science

The Department of Mathematics at LSE seeks to appoint an Assistant Professor with expertise in a subject area related to the Mathematics of Operations Research. The successful candidate will have an established track record or trajectory of research at a level of international excellence, will be able to teach mathematics at undergraduate and postgraduate levels and will have a commitment to excellence in teaching. They will contribute to the general work of the Department, including the teaching of a range of courses. They will maintain an active programme of research in mathematics and will have a clear, well developed and viable strategy for future outstanding research. They will have a PhD in a mathematical subject, or be close to completing one, by the intended start date of 2nd September 2019. Expertise and research interest in a subject area related to the Mathematics of Operations Research is essential.

Salary is competitive with Departments at our peer institutions worldwide and not less than £54,984 per annum inclusive.

Further information on the Department can be found at www.lse.ac.uk/Mathematics.

For further information about the post, benefits, shortlisting criteria, and contact information, please see tinyurl.com/MathJobLSE and its links to the “how to apply” document, job description, and person specification. he closing date for receipt of applications is Sunday 18 November 2018 (23.59 UK time).

Should you have any queries about the role, please email the Head of the Department of Mathematics, Professor Martin Anthony (m.anthony@lse.ac.uk).

LSE is committed to building a diverse, equitable and truly inclusive university.
For this post, we particularly welcome applications by women and ethnic minorities.