Lecturer in Applied Mathematics (2 posts)

Closing Date : 29/08/2014
Employment Type : Permanent
Duration :
Faculty / Organisational Unit : Science & Engineering
School/Directorate : School of Mathematics
Division : Applied Mathematics
Hours Per week : Full time
Salary : £33,562 to £46,400 per annum
Location : Oxford Road, Manchester
Job Reference : E&PS-04642

Applications are welcome from researchers whose interests complement and extend existing activity within the School, particularly in the areas of dynamical and/or stochastic systems, data-driven applications, or interdisciplinary applications (for example in industry, biology or geophysics).

Your primary duties will lie in research and teaching, with some administrative duties. You will be expected to build independent and externally funded research programmes in any areas which complement and strengthen existing fields of research, and which are aligned with the University and Faculty research strategies.

You must have (or be on course for) a PhD in a relevant discipline and have experience of inter-disciplinary research. Also required are:

  • A record of original high-quality research, with evidence given by publications in internationally-leading journals
  • Good communication skills and an ability to foster interdisciplinary collaboration
  • The capability for developing and leading new research areas, establishing links with industry and other academic researchers, and generating funding streams from research councils, the European Commission and industry
  • The potential for knowledge transfer to industry
  • The ability to deliver high-quality lectures and tutorials/supervisions to undergraduate and postgraduate students


Informal enquiries

Informal enquiries can be made to Professor Peter Duck

Email: peter.duck@manchester.ac.uk

Tel: 0161 275 5831

Subject specific enquiries can be made to Professor Oliver Jensen

Email: oliver.jensen@manchester.ac.uk

Tel: 0161 306 3685


The University of Manchester values a diverse workforce and welcomes applications from all sections of the community.

The School of Mathematics is committed to Athena SWAN principles to promote women in science. More information on this can be found here.

Further particulars


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