Senior Lecturer in Mathematics/Computational Mathematics

De Montfort University - School of Computer Science and Informatics

Faculty of Technology

As part of our ongoing recruitment programme, we are looking for an outstanding new senior lecturer in Mathematics/Computational Mathematics.

Our life-changing research is central to the vision of our expanding academic community. Almost 60% of our research activities were considered world-leading or internationally excellent in the 2014 Research Excellence Framework, achieving a rise in research quality of 15% compared to the last exercise in 2008.

Excellent teaching is at the heart of our commitment to professional, creative and vocational education. Our passionate and enthusiastic lecturers have earned 18 National Teaching Fellowships, making DMU one of the top three universities in the UK on this measure of teaching excellence.

With work under way on the £136m transformation of our Leicester city centre campus, we are seeking outstanding academics to work in this dynamic, ambitious environment.

It is our goal to become the leading provider of professional and creative education with research that pushes boundaries and improves lives. We wish to attract more talented, professional and creative academics to our campus.

Applicants will be expected to teach within a wide portfolio of topics relating to mathematics, computational mathematics, mathematical/computational modelling mathematics for computer science.

You will have a PhD in a related area, and be publishing in internationally excellent journals in mathematics or computer science. On appointment you will develop a research portfolio, working towards submission to the next REF.

You will have an expertise and capability to teach in at least one of the following areas: Operational Research, Statistics, Complex Analysis/Control Theory, DIfferential Equations, Numerical Analysis and Methods, Abstract Algebra, Advanced Mathematical Analysis/ Functional Analysis, Static and Dynamic Optimisation, Financial Mathematics, Mathematical and Computational Modelling, Discrete Mathematics and Complexity Theory.

This position is an ideal next step if you are in the middle stages of your career. The School is highly collegial and appropriate training and support will be offered to aid your development. The role will attract a 50% time allocation for research and scholarly activity for the first year in post.

To discuss the post further please contact Prof. Ferrante Neri, Subject Group Leader (fneri@dmu.ac.uk).

Please quote reference: 10909

Interview Date: TBC

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