Departmental Lecturer in Applied Mathematics

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Salary Range: 

£39,992 - £47,722 p.a.

Appointment Term: 

1 year fixed-term

Closing Date: 

Monday, October 2, 2017 - 12:00

The Mathematical Institute, University of Oxford, proposes to appoint a Departmental Lecturer in Applied Mathematics.  The appointment will be for a fixed period of 1 year and is available from 1 January 2018, or as soon as possible thereafter.

The successful candidate will engage in advanced study and academic research based in the Oxford Centre for Industrial and Applied Mathematics (OCIAM), lecture and teach graduate students and/or undergraduate students and contribute to the teaching, research and academic administration of the department. They will also be expected to lead independent research projects.

With a doctorate in mathematics or a related discipline, the successful candidate will be expected to have an excellent publication record in accordance with their career status and evidence of the ability to devise and carry out an independent programme of research. They will also demonstrate an aptitude for teaching and an ability to lecture at an appropriate level and in an engaging and stimulating manner, have sufficient specialist knowledge to carry out high-quality research and supervise research projects, together with experience and competence in administration.

Applicants should read the job description document before writing their application.  As part of the online application, the applicant will be required to upload a statement setting out how they meet the selection criteria, a curriculum vitae including a list of publications and details of teaching experience, a statement of research interests, and the names and contact details of two referees. The applicant is responsible for asking their referees to send their references by the closing date.

Please direct informal enquiries to the Administrative Assistant (email:, quoting vacancy reference 131083.

Applications for this vacancy are to be made online.  To apply for this role and for further details, including a job description and selection criteria, please click on the link below:

Only applications received before 12:00 noon UK time on Monday 2nd October 2017 can be considered.

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