School of Mathematical Sciences

Lecturer in Financial Mathematics ref.: QMUL3185 menu

Lecturer in Financial Mathematics ref.: QMUL3185

£38,579 – £48,035 per annum
Closing date: 
Wed, 05/03/2014

Queen Mary, University of London is one of the world’s leading universities (in the top one per cent of universities in the world according to the Times Higher Education). We have an impressive reputation for academic excellence, reinforced by our membership of the Russell Group of leading UK universities, which helps us to attract some of the brightest minds to study, teach and research here. We work across the humanities, social sciences, law, medicine and dentistry, and science and engineering. We are based in a creative and culturally diverse area of east London and are the only London university able to offer a completely integrated residential campus at our Mile End home.

Applications are invited for a Lectureship in Financial Mathematics. The successful applicant will have an excellent profile of research in an area of Mathematical Finance, or in an area of Applied Mathematics that has strong interdisciplinary links with mathematical modelling in finance. The successful candidate will be expected to have the ability and flexibility to teach across a wide range of topics in mathematics, in particular computational modules for the MSc in Mathematical Finance. He or she will be expected to develop a research platform within the School or to contribute to an existing one.

The post is full time and permanent. The starting salary is in the range of £38,579 – £48,035 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 2014, or as soon as possible thereafter.

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.

Informal enquiries may be made to the Head of School, Professor Boris Khoruzhenko ( tel. +44 207 882 5495.

Information about the Applied Mathematics group is available at
To apply, please visit the Human Resources website and search for reference QMUL3185. Please include your CV and teaching and research statements.

The closing date for applications is 5 March 2014.
The shortlisted candidates will also be asked to give a presentation about their research to the School on 19 March 2014. Interviews are expected to be held on 20 March 2014.
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