Jobs in the School of Mathematics

Please consult the University website for a list of all available roles.

Lecturer in Pure Mathematics

Closing date : 30/01/2015
Reference : E&PS-05513
Faculty / Organisational unit : Engineering & Physical Sciences
School / Directorate : School of Mathematics
Employment type : Permanent
Location : Oxford Road, Manchester
Salary : £34,233 to £47,328 per annum
Hours per week : Full time
 
Applications are sought from mathematicians with a PhD or similar research experience in any area of pure mathematics which interacts with or complements the research activities in the Pure Mathematics Group.

Primary duties will be research and teaching. You should have shown exceptional promise and ability and possess an excellent record of original research achievements commensurate with your stage of career. It is expected that you will develop a high quality research programme within pure mathematics.

You must have, or expect soon to be awarded, a PhD in Pure Mathematics (or have equivalent research experience).

General Informal enquiries can be made to Professor Peter Duck, Head of School:

Email: peter.duck@manchester.ac.uk

Telephone: 0161 275 5831

Subject-specific enquiries can be made to, Professor Peter Rowley, Head of the Pure Mathematics Group

E-mail: peter.j.rowley@manchester.ac.uk

Telephone: 0161 306 3648

The School of Mathematics is committed to promoting equality and diversity, including the Athena SWAN charter for promoting women’s careers in STEMM subjects (science, technology, engineering, mathematics and medicine) in higher education. The School received a Bronze Award in 2013 for their commitment to the representation of women in the workplace and we particularly welcome applications from women for this post. Appointment will always be made on merit. For further information, please visit our website.

Further details regarding this vacancy, including application details, can be found here.

Turing Fellowships in Mathematics

Closing date : 31/01/2015
Reference : E&PS-05368
Faculty / Organisational unit : Engineering & Physical Sciences
School / Directorate : School of Mathematics
Employment type : Fixed Term
Duration : 4 years
Location : Oxford Road, Manchester
Salary : £34,233 - £58,172 per annum
Hours per week : Full time
 
Named after Alan Turing, one of the most gifted and innovative researchers of the twentieth century (and was of course a member of staff of the University of Manchester), these highly prestigious fellowships are open to truly outstanding mathematicians from across the world. The fellowships are funded by a generous external donation, and are of four years duration.

Fellows will engage in research of the highest international standing in the most challenging areas of mathematics. Lecturing and administrative duties will be minimal, with teaching typically limited to one course per year on advanced material, quite possibly closely related to the fellows’ research interests. Fellows will be expected to seek further funding in order to further promote their research. They will also contribute fully to the rich and diverse research life of the School of Mathematics, for example by hosting conferences in their field and supervising PhD students. Substantial funds will be available to support research and travel expenses.

Applicants will be engaging in research at the highest international standards and show the promise of becoming world leaders in their fields. Applicants will usually be outstanding early-career postdoctoral researchers, but recent doctorands of exceptional ability and potential will also be considered.

Salary will be negotiable and may include a significant enhancement to reflect the calibre of the fellows.

Informal enquiries can be made to Professor Peter Duck

Email: peter.duck@manchester.ac.uk

Tel: 0161 275 5881

Subject-specific enquiries can be made to Professor Peter Rowley

Email: peter.j.rowley@manchester.ac.uk

Tel: 0161 306 3648

The School of Mathematics is committed to promoting equality and diversity, including the Athena SWAN charter for promoting women’s careers in STEMM subjects (science, technology, engineering, mathematics and medicine) in higher education. The School received a Bronze Award in 2013 for their commitment to the representation of women in the workplace and we particularly welcome applications from women for this post. Appointment will always be made on merit. For further information, please visit our website.

Further details regarding this vacancy, including applications, can be found here.

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