Lecturers in Actuarial/Financial Mathematics

University of Leeds - Faculty of Mathematics & Physical Sciences

Do you have a proven ability to carry out teaching and research in Financial Mathematics or related topics?

The School of Mathematics is seeking up to two talented Lecturers to increase our resources in Actuarial/Financial Mathematics and/or Statistics. You will have an excellent research record, an aspiration to obtain external research funding and a passion for delivering first-class inspirational teaching and supervision. As a Lecturer, you will carry out research, teaching and management within the school, faculty and university and contribute to academic leadership in the field of Statistics with a preference for Actuarial or Financial Mathematics. You will also join our research group in Probability, Stochastic Modelling and Financial Mathematics.

You will have a PhD (or equivalent qualification) in a relevant field, a proven record of teaching in a University environment, and outstanding post-doctoral research experience in a relevant subject area.

In joining the University of Leeds you will become part of an internationally-focussed University that provides all our students with an outstanding education and experience and at the same time undertakes cutting-edge research of high quality, impact and significance. Increasing knowledge and opportunity in powerful combination is a defining feature of life at Leeds. This ambition is now underpinned by a major new investment plan by the University to deliver further academic development addressing the challenges of education and research across a broad range of disciplines. It is therefore and exciting time to join a University which has recently been awarded University of the Year 2017.

The School of Mathematics supports the London Mathematical Society Good Practice Scheme. The School offers a number of family-friendly employment practices that are designed to enable a good work-life balance.

To explore the post further or for any queries you may have, please contact:

Professor Charles Taylor, Professor of Statistics

Tel: +44 (0)113 343 5168, email: c.c.taylor@leeds.ac.uk

Location: Leeds - Main Campus

School/Institute: School of Mathematics

Working Time: 100%, part time hours will be considered

Post Type: Full Time/Part Time

Contract Type: Fixed Term (Up to 2 posts available, one fixed term for 3 years)

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