Departmental Lecturer in Mathematical Finance

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Salary Range: 

£31,604 - £38,833 p.a.

Appointment Term: 

2 year Fixed-term

Closing Date: 

Monday, July 9, 2018 - 12:00


The Mathematical Institute proposes to appoint a Departmental Lecturer in Mathematical Finance.  This is a two year fixed-term position, starting from 1st October 2018 or as soon as possible thereafter.

The Departmental Lecturer will contribute to the teaching and administration associated with Mathematical Finance and will be expected to have an outstanding research record in that area. The Departmental Lecturer will be expected to engage in advanced study and academic research in mathematical and computational finance and will be responsible to lecture, teach and supervise undergraduate and postgraduate students.

The successful candidate will be expected to have a PhD in Mathematics with an aptitude for teaching, an awareness of pedagogic methods and evidence to carry out advanced teaching in mathematical and computational finance.  Sufficient depth and breadth of knowledge in the subject to develop course materials and research proposals together with a publication record and familiarity with the existing literature and research is also essential.

Please direct informal enquiries to the Recruitment Administrator (email:, quoting vacancy reference 135168.

Applicants should read the job description before writing their application. You will be required to upload a letter setting out how you meet the selection criteria, a curriculum vitae including full list of publications, details of teaching experience, a statement of research interests and the contact details of three referees as part of your online application.  (NOTE: Applicants are responsible for contacting their referees and making sure that their letters are received by the closing date).

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

Only applications received before 12:00 noon UK time on Monday 9th July 2018 can be considered.

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