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Professor of Pure Mathematics

By negotiation within the Professorial range (grade 8)
Closing date: 
Fri, 31/08/2012

Queen Mary is one of London and the UK's leading research-focused universities. With over 16,000 students, it is amongst the largest of the colleges of the University of London. Queen Mary's 3,000 staff teach and research across a wide range of subjects in Science and Engineering, the Humanities, Social Sciences and Laws, and Medicine and Dentistry.

Queen Mary has made a strategic commitment to the highest quality of world-class research across all its disciplines. As part of this strategy, we are in the process of a 3 year programme of recruitment in the School of Mathematical Sciences. 

The School of Mathematical Science has a very strong research presence across the spectrum of Pure Mathematics, Applied Mathematics and Statistics. The School also has large and popular Undergraduate and Graduate programmes.

Applications are invited for a Professorship in Pure Mathematics. The successful applicant will have an outstanding international profile and world-leading research in any appropriate area of pure mathematics. They will have a record of excellence in leadership including an ability to attract funding to their research programme, and be able to develop a research platform within the School. They will also have the ability and flexibility to teach across a range of topics in mathematics at various levels.

The post is full time and permanent. Salary will be by negotiation within the Professorial range. Benefits include 30 days annual leave, childcare vouchers scheme, defined benefit pension scheme and interest free season ticket loan.

Candidates must be able to demonstrate their eligibility to work in the UK in accordance with the Immigration, Asylum and Nationality Act 2006. Where required this may include entry clearance or continued leave to remain under the Points Based Immigration Scheme.

Informal enquiries may be made to the Head of School, Professor Boris Khoruzhenko on / +44 20 7882 5495 or to the Director of Pure Mathematics, Professor Shahn Majid on / +44 20 7882 5444.

Apply online here.

The closing date for applications is 31st August 2012. 

Interviews are expected to be held on 27 September 2012. 

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