16 Oct 2020

Lecturer in Applied Mathematics

Lecturer in Applied Mathematics, – Ref:1872328

UCL Department / Division
Department of Mathematics
Location of position
Full Time
(inclusive of London allowance)
£44,737 -£52,764 per annum
Duties and Responsibilities
The Department of Mathematics of UCL invites applications from candidates for the post of Lecturer in Applied Mathematics. There are two posts available. The successful candidates will be expected to conduct a vigorous, high-level research programme in applied mathematics, including publishing in refereed journals, and be active in seeking to obtain external income to support their research. They will contribute to the teaching of courses and supervision of projects at undergraduate and postgraduate level.

The department has internationally recognised research groups in pure and applied analysis; fluid mechanics; mathematical physics; geometry and topology; algebra, number theory and combinatorics; mathematical modelling in biology, finance, industry and society. These new posts are part of an expansion of the department.

These posts are available from 1 September 2021 or as soon as possible thereafter.
Key Requirements
The successful candidate will have a PhD or equivalent qualification in applied mathematics or a related discipline and experience in teaching mathematics. They will show commitment to sustained excellence in research and teaching, a record of presenting mathematics research at national and international conferences, meetings and/or workshops and a developing record of international research excellence and publishing in the field of applied mathematics. They will demonstrate the ability to teach using remote working technologies and have excellent written, verbal communication and presentation skills as well as show experience of running research projects in mathematics where opportunities have existed.

Outstanding candidates will demonstrate a record of successful supervision and mentoring of graduate students and research staff and of attracting external funding to support research activity in mathematics. They will have an established record of excellent teaching in mathematics and the supervision of student projects or dissertations, a track record of international research excellence and an experienced track record of international research excellence in applied mathematics.
Further Details
A job description and person specification can be accessed at the bottom of this page.

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If you have any queries regarding the vacancy or the application process, please contact Adrianna Mickiewicz (a.mickiewicz@ucl.ac.uk).

Informal enquiries may be addressed to the Head of Department, Professor Helen Wilson, email helen.wilson@ucl.ac.uk
UCL Taking Action for Equality
We will consider applications to work on a part-time, flexible and job share basis wherever possible.
Closing Date
15 Nov 2020
Latest time for the submission of applications
Interview date
November 2020
Our department holds an Athena SWAN Silver award, in recognition of our commitment and demonstrable impact in advancing gender equality.
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