Applications are invited for the above post, to start in April 2021 or at a mutually agreed alternative date. We are looking for an expert in mathematical finance of outstanding ability, who is seeking a friendly, supportive and collegial environment in which to develop as a world-class researcher and teacher, and who will contribute to the continued development of the Probability & Statistics Group and to the life of the Department of Mathematics, in the School of Natural Sciences.
Applicants are sought in any area of financial mathematics that complements or extends existing expertise in the Department. The Department runs successful undergraduate and postgraduate courses in financial mathematics and is keen both to strengthen its teaching provision and to further develop its research capacity in this area.
Applicants should have an outstanding track record of research in financial mathematics and a genuine commitment to, and enthusiasm for, teaching, research and the development of others.
The Department and University are committed to the well-being and work-life balance of all staff. We have a package of family-friendly policies covering flexible working, career breaks and entitlement to paid maternity, paternity and adoption leave. For more details on these and other benefits see
The Department is fully committed to Athena SWAN principles to promote women in science and is a supporter of the LMS Good Practice Scheme; for more details of our activities relating to Social Responsibility see
This is a full time post but applications from individuals seeking part time, job share or flexible working arrangements are welcome.
Blended working arrangements may be considered
Please note that we are unable to respond to enquiries, accept CVs or applications from Recruitment Agencies.
Enquiries about the vacancy, shortlisting and interviews:
Name: Dr Ian Hall, Head of the Probability & Statistics Group
Name: Professor Goran Peskir
Tel: 0161 850 2004
This vacancy will close for applications at midnight on the closing date.
Please see the link below for the Further Particulars document which contains the person specification criteria.