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Lecturer in Applied Mathematics / Financial Mathematics

£37,669 - £46,938 (grade 6)
Closing date: 
Thu, 01/12/2011

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, it has embarked on a 3 year programme of recruitment in the School of Mathematical Sciences.

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

Applications are now invited for a Lecturer in Applied Mathematics/Financial Mathematics. We are seeking candidates with industrial experience in Financial Mathematics to support our new MSc in Mathematical Finance. Applicants should also have a strong record of original research in applied mathematics and/or research potential, and possess a commitment to high quality teaching and programme development.

The post is full time and permanent. The starting salary will be in the range of £37,669 - £46,938 per annum, subject to experience and qualifications. Benefits include 30 days' annual leave, defined benefit pension scheme and interest-free season ticket loan. The post is available from January 2012 or soon thereafter.

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 (E:, T:020 7882 5464).

For further details about this post or to obtain an application form please visit the Human Resources website on

A completed application form, a CV with a publication list included, and research and teaching statements should be returned, preferably by post, quoting the reference number 11265/NL to The Recruitment Officer, School of Mathematical Sciences, Queen Mary University of London, Mile End Road, London E1 4NS. Alternatively, applications can be sent electronically, to

The closing date for applications is 1 December 2011. Interviews are likely to be held mid December.

Unfortunately, we are unable to reply to those applicants who have not been short listed and invited for interview. However, we would like to thank all candidates for their applications and interest.

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