|Salary:||£36,261 to £58,089 Grades 7, 8 or 9.|
|Placed On:||6th February 2019|
|Closes:||20th March 2019|
We are seeking to recruit an experienced academic to a joint position between Mathematics and Physics within the School of Science and Engineering at the University of Dundee. This is a full time permanent Teaching & Research position and depending on experience the appointment will be on the level of Lecturer, Senior Lecturer, or Reader (a Reader and Senior Lectureship are roughly equivalent to a tenured Associate Professor in the US, while a Lectureship is equivalent to an Assistant Professorship). We are looking for a highly motivated, enthusiastic and collegiate individual with a PhD in Astrophysics, Physics or Mathematics and an excellent research record who maintains, or develops, a vigorous, independent, theoretical or computational research programme. Both disciplines contribute to an active research cluster in Astrophysics within the School and we would particularly welcome applications from individuals who complement our existing research strengths in star formation, exoplanet systems, solar magnetohydrodynamics and scientific computing. We will also consider exceptional applications from other related Mathematical Physics research fields and encourage applications from holders of personal fellowships.
We deliver BSci and MSci degrees in Physics with Astrophysics, Mathematics and Astrophysics, Mathematics, and Physics. The successful candidate will be expected to contribute with high-quality teaching to these programmes.
Full details of the required criteria for the position can be found in the Further Particulars. Please submit with your completed application form your full CV, a five year research plan, and a statement on your approach to teaching.
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Who we’re looking for:
We are one of the UK’s leading universities – internationally recognised for our expertise across a range of disciplines and research breakthroughs in multiple areas, including science, medicine and engineering, amongst many others. Conveniently located on the banks of River Tay, our main city-centre campus is at the heart of Dundee - an up-and-coming, friendly, compact and affordable city with a rich heritage in design and technology.
For further information about this position, please contact Professor Gunnar Hornig (firstname.lastname@example.org), Professor David Keeble (email@example.com) or Dr Soko Matsumura (firstname.lastname@example.org).
To find out more about the School of Science and Engineering please visit https://www.dundee.ac.uk/scienceengineering.
The diversity of our staff and students helps to make the University of Dundee one of the top universities in the UK. Family friendly policies, staff support networks for BME and LGBT+ staff, membership of Athena SWAN and Stonewall, as well a full range of disability services, create an enjoyable and inclusive place to work.
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