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Senior Lecturer or Reader in Pure Mathematics
Sackville Street, Manchester

Job reference: SAE-019055

Location: Sackville Street, Manchester

Closing date (DD/MM/YYYY): 23/06/2022

Salary: £53,348 to £63,668 per annum, depending on relevant experience

Employment type: Permanent

Faculty/Organisation: Science and Engineering

Division: Department of Mathematics

Hours Per Week: Full time

Contract Duration: Available from 1 September 2022 and permanent

School / Directorate: School of Natural Sciences

Applications are invited for the above post, to start in September 2022 or at a mutually agreed alternative date. We are looking for mathematicians of outstanding ability, who are seeking a friendly, supportive and collegial environment in which to develop as world-class researchers and teachers, and who will contribute to the continued development of the Pure Mathematics Group and to the life of the Department of Mathematics, in the School of Natural Sciences.

Applicants are sought in any area of Pure Mathematics that complements or extends existing expertise in the Department.

Applicants should have an outstanding track record of research in pure mathematics (with allowance made for career breaks) 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. 

Applications should normally be made online. Please append brief research and teaching statements (maximum 2 sides A4 each, excluding references) to your CV.

Our University is positive about flexible working – you can find out more here

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: Professor Charles Eaton, Head of the Pure Mathematics Group


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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.


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