Jobs in the School of Mathematics

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

Lecturer, Senior Lecturer or Reader in Pure Mathematics (2 Posts)

Closing Date : 27/02/2017
Employment Type : Permanent
Duration : Available from 1 September 2017
Faculty / Organisational Unit : Science & Engineering
School/Directorate : School of Mathematics
Division : Pure Mathematics
Hours Per week : 1 FTE
Salary : Grade 7; £39,324 to £48,327 per annum, Grade 8 (Senior Lecturer); £49,772 to £59,400 per annum, Grade 8 (Reader); £49,772 to £64,894 per annum
Location : Oxford Road, Manchester
Job Reference : S&E-09439

Applications are invited for the above posts, to start in September 2017 or at a mutually agreed alternative date. We are looking for mathematicians of outstanding ability and/or potential, who are seeking a friendly, supportive and collegial environment in which to develop as world-class researchers and teachers.

You should have research experience commensurate with career stage (with allowance made for career breaks) in any area of Pure Mathematics (broadly defined, including Mathematical Logic), and a genuine commitment to and enthusiasm for teaching.

The School 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 holds a Bronze Award 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: http://www.maths.manchester.ac.uk/about-us/athena-swan/

Please note that we are unable to respond to enquiries, accept CV's or applications from Recruitment Agencies.

Enquiries about the vacancy, shortlisting and interviews:

Name: Professor Mark Kambites, Head of Pure Mathematics

Email: mark.kambites@manchester.ac.uk

General enquiries:

Email: hrservices@manchester.ac.uk

Tel: 0161 275 4499

Technical support:

Email: universityofmanchester@helpmeapply.co.uk

Tel: 01565 818 234

This vacancy will close for applications at midnight on the closing date.

Full details and applications.

Beyer Professor of Applied Mathematics

Closing Date : 03/03/2017
Employment Type : Permanent
Duration : Available from 1 September 2017
Faculty / Organisational Unit : Science & Engineering
School/Directorate : School of Mathematics
Division : Applied Mathematics
Hours Per week : 1 FTE
Salary : Professorial scale
Location : Oxford Road, Manchester
Job Reference : S&E-09437

Applications are invited for the above post, to start on 1 September 2017 or at a mutually agreed alternative date.  The Beyer Chair was founded in 1881 and its ten previous holders have been internationally pre-eminent figures in applied mathematics.  We seek a new holder of the Chair having an outstanding reputation in Applied Mathematics, to join a friendly, supportive and collegial environment in the School of Mathematics.  You should have research experience in any area of Applied Mathematics that complements and extends existing research within the School of Mathematics, and a genuine commitment to, and enthusiasm for, teaching and knowledge transfer.

The School 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 holds a Bronze Award 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: http://www.maths.manchester.ac.uk/about-us/athena-swan/

Please note that we are unable to respond to enquiries, accept CV's or applications from Recruitment Agencies.

Enquiries about the vacancy, shortlisting and interviews:

Name: Professor Oliver Jensen, Head of Applied Mathematics

Email: oliver.jensen@manchester.ac.uk

General enquiries:

Email: hrservices@manchester.ac.uk

Tel: 0161 275 4499

Technical support:

Email: universityofmanchester@helpmeapply.co.uk

Tel: 01565 818 234

This vacancy will close for applications at midnight on the closing date.

Full details and applications.

Fielden Chair in Pure Mathematics

Closing Date : 13/03/2017
Employment Type : Permanent
Duration : Available from 1 September 2017
Faculty / Organisational Unit : Science & Engineering
School/Directorate : School of Mathematics
Division : Pure Mathematics
Hours Per week : 1 FTE
Salary : Professorial scale
Location : Oxford Road, Manchester
Job Reference : S&E-09440

The School of Mathematics is seeking to appoint to the Fielden Chair in Pure Mathematics, which has become vacant upon the retirement of Professor Alex Wilkie FRS.

We are one of the largest mathematics schools/departments in the UK, and pride ourselves on providing a friendly, supportive and collegial environment to foster world-class research and teaching. The Fielden Chair is the senior professorial position in Pure Mathematics; previous holders include Louis J. Mordell, Max Newman, Frank Adams, Ian Macdonald, Norman Blackburn and Mark Pollicott.

You will have a distinguished track record of research in one or more areas of Pure Mathematics (broadly defined, including Mathematical Logic). You will play a leading role in the life of the School, by providing inspiring leadership in research, and also through appropriate teaching and service activities.

Salary is by negotiation, with scope to fully recognise applicants of the very highest standing. The post is usually full-time, but a part-time appointment may be considered.

The School 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 holds a Bronze Award 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: http://www.maths.manchester.ac.uk/about-us/athena-swan/

Please note that we are unable to respond to enquiries, accept CV's or applications from Recruitment Agencies.

Enquiries about the vacancy, shortlisting and interviews:

Name: Professor Mark Kambites, Head of Pure Mathematics

Email: mark.kambites@manchester.ac.uk

General enquiries:

Email: hrservices@manchester.ac.uk

Tel: 0161 275 4499

Technical support:

Email: universityofmanchester@helpmeapply.co.uk

Tel: 01565 818 234

This vacancy will close for applications at midnight on the closing date.

Full details and applications.

Lecturer, Senior Lecturer, Reader or Professor in Applied Mathematics/Mathematical Statistics (4 posts)

Closing Date : 17/03/2017
Employment Type : Permanent
Duration : Available from 1 September 2017
Faculty / Organisational Unit : Science & Engineering
School/Directorate : School of Mathematics
Division : Applied Mathematics
Hours Per week : 1 FTE
Salary : Grade 7; £39,324 to £48,327 per annum, Grade 8; £49,772 to £64,894 per annum, Grade 9; Professorial scale
Location : Oxford Road, Manchester
Job Reference : S&E-09438

Applications are invited for the above posts, to start in September 2017 or at a mutually agreed alternative date. We are looking for mathematical scientists of outstanding ability and/or potential, who are seeking a friendly, supportive and collegial environment in which to develop as world-class researchers and teachers.

These appointments are part of a significant initiative, specifically aimed at the interface between applied mathematics, statistics and data science.  There is significant activity within the University employing statistical tools (including in healthcare and biomedical research) and applicants with an appetite for interdisciplinary research will be especially welcome.

You should have research experience commensurate with their career stage (with allowance made for career breaks) in mathematical statistics or at the interface between applied mathematics and statistics/data science, and a genuine commitment to, and enthusiasm for, teaching and knowledge transfer.

The School 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 holds a Bronze Award 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: http://www.maths.manchester.ac.uk/about-us/athena-swan/

Please note that we are unable to respond to enquiries, accept CV's or applications from Recruitment Agencies.

Enquiries about the vacancy, shortlisting and interviews:

Name: Professor Oliver Jensen, Head of Applied Mathematics

Email: oliver.jensen@manchester.ac.uk

Name: Professor Goran Peskir, Head of Probability and Statistics

Email: Goran.Peskir@manchester.ac.uk

General enquiries:

Email: hrservices@manchester.ac.uk

Tel: 0161 275 4499

Technical support:

Email: universityofmanchester@helpmeapply.co.uk

Tel: 01565 818 234

This vacancy will close for applications at midnight on the closing date.

Full details and applications.

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