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.
The School of Mathematical Science has a very strong research presence across the spectrum of Applied Mathematics, Pure Mathematics and Statistics. The School also has large and popular Undergraduate and Graduate Schools.
Applications are invited for a Lectureship in Applied Mathematics. The successful applicant will have an outstanding profile of research in an area of Applied Mathematics or Theoretical Physics, together with the ability and flexibility to teach across a wide range of topics in mathematics, including computational modules. The new lecturer will be expected to develop a research platform within the School or to contribute to an existing one. Applicants with a research area in statistical mechanics, complex systems, disordered systems or dynamical systems are particularly encouraged to apply.
The post is full time and permanent. The starting salary will be in the range of £38,197 - £47,559 per annum, subject to experience and qualifications. Benefits include 30 days annual leave, childcare vouchers scheme, defined benefit pension scheme and interest free season ticket loan.
The post holder will be expected to start on 1 September 2013, or as soon as possible thereafter, but no later than 31 October 2013.
Women are currently under-represented in the School of Mathematical Sciences, therefore we particularly welcome applications from women for this post.
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.
The University has flexible working policies which can be found here - maths.qmul.ac.uk/equality/equality
Informal enquiries may be made to the Director of Applied Mathematics, Professor Christian Beck on firstname.lastname@example.org or on +44 207 882 3286.
Information about the group is available at www.maths.qmul.ac.uk/research/applied
The closing date for applications is 15 April 2013.
Interviews are expected to be held on 22 May 2013.
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