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Professor of Pure Mathematics

Closing date: 
Fri, 06/05/2011

Applications are now invited for a Professor of Pure Mathematics. The successful applicant will have an outstanding international profile and world-leading research in any area of pure mathematics compatible with the strengths of the current group, together with the ability and flexibility to teach across a wide range of topics in 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.

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, final salary 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 David Arrowsmith (E:, T:020 7882 5464), or to the Director of Pure Mathematics, Professor Shahn Majid (E:, T:020 7882 5444).

Information about the group is available at

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 11094/CA 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 6 May 2011. Interviews will be held in June and July 2011.