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Lecturer / Senior Lecturer / Reader (Applied) - 2 Posts Available

University of Glasgow - School of Mathematics & Statistics

Location: Glasgow
Salary: £35,845 to £59,135 per annum. See advert text for details.
Hours: Full Time
Contract Type: Permanent
Placed On: 5th November 2019
Closes: 2nd December 2019
Job Ref: 030680

Job Purpose

The University of Glasgow, established in 1451, is a member of the UK's Russell Group of leading universities. The University is committed to enhancing its position as one of the world's great broad-based research-intensive universities.

Applications for the post are welcome in any research areas in Applied Mathematics that complement the existing strengths within the School. The post-holder will develop, lead and sustain research of international standard in Applied Mathematics contribute to teaching, assessment, project supervision and curriculum design at undergraduate and postgraduate levels; and participate in School management and organisation.

For appointment at Reader you will have an outstanding track record of national and international distinction and leadership in research, including publications, income, and awards, bringing external recognition and distinction to yourself and the University.

The School of Mathematics & Statistics is the home of the mathematical sciences within the University of Glasgow. It is one of the seven Schools which constitute the College of Science and Engineering, which in turn is one of the four Colleges within the University. The School is large, growing and diverse. It offers full undergraduate and postgraduate degree programmes at all levels and it undertakes research of high international standard. We have research groups of international excellence in all three of the main areas of the subject, traditionally described as pure mathematics, applied mathematics and statistics, although we increasingly have research activity which blurs these descriptions.

Informal enquiries regarding the position can be made to Professor Ian Strachan (ian.strachan@glasgow.ac.uk, Head of School) or Professor Tara Brendle (tara.brendle@glasgow.ac.uk, Head of Mathematics).

Interviews will be held on Tuesday 7th January 2020, with presentations being given on Monday 6th January, 2020.

Job Purpose

To carry out research and scholarship in Applied Mathematics, deliver an excellent student experience through teaching and assessment, and contribute to management and administration. At Grade 8 & 9, demonstrate leadership and contribute to academic and strategic management.

Standard Terms & Conditions

Salary will be on the University’s Research and Teaching Grade level 7 / 8 / 9, £35,845 - £40,322 / £40,045 - £51,034 / £52,560 - £59,135 per annum.

This is a full time, open ended role. 

If appointed at Grade 7 / 8, the successful applicant of this post will be enrolled onto the University’s Early Career Development Programme (ECDP). This will provide for you as an early career academic staff member to be developed and supported over a specified timeframe to facilitate the advancement of your academic career. 

Information on the programme can be found on our website at:

http://www.gla.ac.uk/services/humanresources/all/pay/ecdp/policy/

New entrants to the University will be required to serve a probationary period of 6 months.

The successful applicant will be eligible to join the Universities' Superannuation Scheme. Further information regarding the scheme is available from the Superannuation Officer, who is also prepared to advise on questions relating to the transfer of Superannuation benefits.

Relocation assistance will be provided where appropriate.

All research and related activities, including grants, donations, clinical trials, contract research, consultancy & commercialisation are required to be managed through the University’s relevant processes (e.g. contractual and financial), in accordance with the University Court’s policies.

It is the University of Glasgow’s mission to foster an inclusive climate, which ensures equality in our working, learning, research and teaching environment.

We strongly endorse the principles of Athena SWAN, including a supportive and flexible working environment, with commitment from all levels of the organisation in promoting gender equality.

The University of Glasgow, charity number SC004401.

   
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