Beyer Professor of Applied Mathematics

Job Reference : S&E-09437
Location : Oxford Road, Manchester
Closing Date : 21/04/2017
Salary : Professorial scale
Employment Type : Permanent
Faculty / Organisational Unit : Science & Engineering
Division : Applied Mathematics
Hours Per week : 1 FTE
Contract Duration : Available from 1 September 2017

Applications are invited for the above post, to start on 1 September 2017 or at a mutually agreed alternative date.  The Beyer Chair was founded in 1881 and its ten previous holders have been internationally pre-eminent figures in applied mathematics.  We seek a new holder of the Chair having an outstanding reputation in Applied Mathematics, to join a friendly, supportive and collegial environment in the School of Mathematics.  You should have research experience in any area of Applied Mathematics that complements and extends existing research within the School of Mathematics, and a genuine commitment to, and enthusiasm for, teaching and knowledge transfer.

The School is committed to promoting equality and diversity, including the Athena SWAN charter for promoting women’s careers in STEMM subjects (science, technology, engineering, mathematics and medicine) in higher education. The School holds a Bronze Award for their commitment to the representation of women in the workplace and we particularly welcome applications from women for this post. Appointment will always be made on merit. For further information, please visit:

Please note that we are unable to respond to enquiries, accept CV's or applications from Recruitment Agencies.

Enquiries about the vacancy, shortlisting and interviews:

Name: Professor Oliver Jensen, Head of Applied Mathematics


General enquiries:


Tel: 0161 275 4499

Technical support:


Tel: 01565 818 234

This vacancy will close for applications at midnight on the closing date.

Further Particulars


This position is now closed. We are no longer accepting applications for this position.