24 Jul 2018

Associate Professorship (or Professorship) of Numerical Analysis Associate Professorship (or Professorship) of Numerical Analysis


 The Mathematical Institute proposes to appoint an Associate Professor (or Professor) of Numerical Analysis from 1 January 2019 or as soon as possible thereafter.  The successful candidate will be appointed to an Official Studentship (Tutorial Fellowship) at Christ Church, under arrangements described in the job description.

The combined University and College salary scale has a minimum point of £46,336 per annum.  In addition the College pays substantial additional benefits, including private medical insurance, college housing allowance of £14,466 pa and £2,200 pa for research support.  An allowance of £2,700 pa would be payable upon award of Full Professor title.

The main duties of the post are to carry out, disseminate the results of, obtain funding for, and supervise research at a high international standard in pure mathematics, to teach a range of topics in mathematics via lectures, classes and tutorials, and to perform administrative and pastoral functions associated with teaching and research.

The successful candidate will have a PhD in mathematics or closely related subject and will demonstrate the ability to carry out research at a high international level in Numerical Analysis along with the ability to teach effectively across a range of topics in mathematics. The duties and responsibilities of the post are set out in the job description.

Please direct informal enquiries to the Recruitment Administrator (email: vacancies@maths.ox.ac.uk; telephone: +44 (0) 1865 273518), quoting vacancy reference 135491.

Applications for this vacancy are to be made online.

To apply for this role and for further details, including a job description and selection criteria, please click on the link below:


Only applications received before 12.00 noon on Friday 31 August 2018 can be considered.

Applications are particularly welcome from women and black and minority ethnic candidates, who are under-represented in academic posts in Oxford.  The University is committed to equality and valuing diversity.

The department was awarded an Athena SWAN Silver Award in 2017 in recognition of its commitment to addressing gender inequalities, to tackling the unequal representation of women in science, and to improving career progression for female academics.


Miss Nims Damney
Recruitment Administrator

Mathematical Institute, Andrew Wiles Building

Radcliffe Observatory Quarter, Woodstock Road

Oxford, OX2 6GG

Tel: 01865 (2) 73518