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Professor of Applied Probability

Negotiation within the Professorial range (grade 8)
Closing date: 
Fri, 20/07/2012

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

Applications are now invited for a Professor of Applied Probability. By means of this appointment the School intends to expand its applied probability group in the areas of random graphs and networks and/or stochastic modelling. Preference will be given to a candidate who fits the expansion areas. The successful applicant will have an excellent international profile and a good record of obtaining competitive research finding, together with the ability and flexibility to teach across a wide range of topics in mathematics. He or she will be able to develop a multidisciplinary research platform within the school and attract funding to support research. 
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 or on 020 7882 5495 
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Apply online here.

The closing date for applications is 20 July 2012. 

Interviews are expected to be held towards the end of July 2012. 

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