Department of Mathematics, Imperial College London

Fellowship ID: 434-CHFELL [#12404]
Fellowship Title: Chapman Fellowships
Fellowship Type: Tenured/Tenure-track faculty
Fellowship Location: London, United Kingdom [map]
Subject Areas: Chapman Fellowships, research, mathematics
Application Deadline: 2018/11/15 (posted 2018/08/31, listed until 2018/11/15)
Fellowship Description:    

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Chapman Fellowships Salary: Level B, Academic and Research £37,904 - £45,547 p.a.

Location: South Kensington

Applications are invited for Chapman Fellowships in the Department of Mathematics, commencing on 1 October 2019. There are three positions available, which will each be fixed term for 2 years. These posts provide an excellent opportunity for those seeking to pursue an academic career in Mathematics.

Please ensure to nominate an academic in the Department of Mathematics at Imperial College London to review your application, by both noting ‘nominated academic:’ followed by their name at the top of your application and by notifying David Whittaker via email at

Duties and responsibilities

The Chapman Fellows will produce independent and original research within the Department of Mathematics, submit publications to refereed journals, and help with teaching and administration. The post holders will be expected to undertake a self-directed program of research and scholarship, play a role in the national and international Mathematics community, in addition to teaching students at undergraduate level. They will also take a role in MSc teaching where appropriate.

Essential requirements

The essential requirements for this post are as follows:

• A good honours degree (or equivalent) in Mathematics

• PhD (or equivalent) in Mathematics or a closely related subject

• A proven research record in Mathematics (in one of the fields of Applied Mathematics, Pure Mathematics, Statistics or Mathematical Finance)

• The potential for strong leadership qualities in the subject, as illustrated, for example, through showing initiative on research projects.

• An outstanding research record commensurate with their level of experience as demonstrated, for example, through an outstanding thesis, publications, conference presentations etc.

• An exceptional ability in the chosen research area.

• The ability to contribute significantly to the research environment of the Department of Mathematics as demonstrated, for example, through a proven track record of successful research interaction.

• The ability to teach Mathematics at Undergraduate and Postgraduate level, as shown by a good level in written and verbal communication skills together with the ability to give effective presentations.

Further Information

Further information about Imperial College London, the Department of Mathematics can be found at:

There are 3 positions available for a fixed duration of 2 years.

If you have any queries about the posts, please contact Professor John Gibbon:

Queries relating to the application process should be directed to Mr David Whittaker (Executive Assistant and Central Office Manager):

If you experience any technical issues when applying online, please contact the Recruitment team:

To apply, please visit:

Closing date: 15 November 2018

The College is a proud signatory to the San-Francisco Declaration on Research Assessment (DORA), which means that in hiring and promotion decisions, we evaluate applicants on the quality of their work, not the journal impact factor where it is published. For more information, see

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