Applications are invited for the above post, to start in June 2019 or at a mutually agreed alternative date. We are looking for a mathematical scientist of outstanding ability or potential, who is seeking a friendly, supportive and collegial environment in which to develop as a world-class researcher and teacher, and to support our Mathematical Finance MSc programme.
This appointment is part of an initiative that is specifically aimed at probability, statistics, financial mathematics, actuarial sciences, operations research and interfaces with applied mathematics. There is significant activity within the University employing statistical, financial and optimization tools. Applicants with an appetite for interdisciplinary research will be especially welcome, as will applicants with experience in teaching financial mathematics.
Applicants should have research experience commensurate with their career stage (with allowance made for career breaks) and a genuine commitment to, and enthusiasm for, teaching and knowledge transfer.
The School and the University are committed to Athena SWAN principles to promote women in science, and are keen to accommodate all staff with family or caring responsibilities. We have a package of family-friendly policies, covering flexible working, career breaks and entitlement to paid maternity, paternity and adoption leave. Further benefits are outlined at http://www.manchester.ac.uk/connect/jobs/benefits-working-here/.
Please note that we are unable to respond to enquiries, accept CVs or applications from Recruitment Agencies
Enquiries about the vacancy, shortlisting and interviews:
Head of Applied Mathematics, Prof. Andrew Hazel
or Head of Probability & Statistics
Dr Neil Walton Neil.Walton@manchester.ac.uk
Tel: 0161 850 2004
Tel: 0161 275 4499
This vacancy will close for applications at midnight on the closing date