School of Mathematics, University of Manchester

Position ID: 1555-BEYERCHAIR [#13480]
Position Title: Beyer Chair in Applied Mathematics
Position Type: Other
Position Location: Manchester, United Kingdom [map]
Subject Area: Applied Mathematics
Application Deadline: 2019/03/21 (posted 2019/01/08, listed until 2019/05/21)
Position Description:    

The School of Mathematics is seeking to appoint an outstanding mathematical scientist to the Beyer Chair in Applied Mathematics.

We are one of the larger integrated mathematics Schools/departments in the UK, and pride ourselves on providing a friendly, supportive and collegial environment to foster world-class research and teaching. The Beyer Chair is a senior professorial position in Applied Mathematics, established in 1881 by an endowment from the industrialist Charles Frederick Beyer.

You will have a distinguished track record of research in one or more areas of Applied Mathematics, defined in its broadest sense, and will play a leading role in the life of the School, by providing inspiring leadership in research, and also through appropriate teaching and service activities.

Salary and a competitive start-up package are by negotiation, with scope to fully recognise applicants of the very highest standing. The post is usually full-time, but a part-time appointment may be considered.

The School and the University are fully committed to Athena SWAN principles to promote women in science, and are keen to accommodate staff with family or caring responsibilities. We have a package of family-friendly policies, covering flexible working, career breaks and entitlement to paid maternity, paternity and adoption leave. Further benefits are described at

Please note that we are unable to respond to enquiries, accept CVs or applications from Recruitment Agencies

Enquiries about vacancy shortlisting and interviews:

Name: Professor Andrew Hazel, Head of Applied Mathematics


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Tel: +44 (0)161 850 2004

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Tel: +44 (0)161 275 4499

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Contact: Professor Andrew Hazel, Head of Applied Mathematics
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