Associate Professorship of Networks and Nonlinear Systems APTF-U

University of Oxford - Mathematical Institute

Andrew Wiles Building, Radcliffe Observatory Quarter, Woodstock Road, Oxford

The Mathematical Institute proposes to appoint an Associate Professor, or Professor, of Networks and Nonlinear Systems from 1 September 2017 or as soon as possible thereafter. The successful candidate will be offered a Tutorial Fellowship at Somerville College under arrangements described in the job description. The combined University and College salary scale has a minimum point of £45,066 p.a. In addition the College pays substantial additional benefits, including entertainment allowance of £200 p.a., housing allowance of £7,750 p.a., and eligibility for assistance with house purchase. An allowance of £2,626 p.a. would be payable upon award of Full Professor title.

The main duties of the post are to carry out, disseminate the results of, obtain funding for, and supervise research at a high international standard in networks and nonlinear systems, to teach a range of topics in mathematics via lectures, classes and tutorials, and to perform administrative and pastoral functions associated with teaching and research.

The successful candidate must have a doctorate in mathematics or closely related subject and a record of outstanding research related to networks and nonlinear systems. The appointee will be expected to have the ability to teach effectively over a wide range of topics in the undergraduate mathematics syllabus, in both tutorials and lectures. The duties and responsibilities of the post are set out in the job description. The job description also contains details of the application procedure.

Please direct informal enquiries to the Recruitment Administrator quoting vacancy reference 124256.

Applicants should read the job description document before writing their application. You will be asked to submit a full CV and publications list, a statement of research interests, a description of teaching experience, a covering letter or statement explaining how you meet the selection criteria and the contact details of three referees as part of your online application. (NOTE: Applicants are responsible for contacting their referees and making sure that their letters are received by the closing date.)

Only applications received before 12.00 noon on Wednesday 4 January 2017 can be considered.

Applications are particularly welcome from women and black and minority ethnic candidates, who are under-represented in academic posts in Oxford.

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