Mathematical Institute, University Of Oxford

Position ID: 473-APTF [#11816]
Position Title: Associate Professorship (or Professorship) of Pure Mathematics (Geometry)
Position Type: Tenured/Tenure-track faculty
Position Location: Oxfordshire, United Kingdom [map]
Subject Area: Pure Mathematics
Application Deadline: 2018/04/16 (posted 2018/03/15, listed until 2018/04/16)
Position Description:    

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The Mathematical Institute proposes to appoint an Associate Professor (or Professor) of Pure Mathematics (Geometry) from 1 September 2018 or as soon as possible thereafter. The successful candidate will be appointed to a Tutorial Fellowship at Balliol College, under arrangements described in the job description.

The combined University and College salary scale has a minimum point of £46,336 per annum. In addition the College pays substantial additional benefits, including private medical insurance, college housing allowance of £12,180 pa and access to a shared equity scheme (subject to availability) or the availability of limited College accommodation. An allowance of £2,700 pa would be payable upon award of Full Professor title.

The main duties of the post are to carry out, disseminate the results of, obtain funding for, and supervise research at a high international standard in pure mathematics, to teach a range of topics in mathematics via lectures, classes and tutorials, and to perform administrative and pastoral functions associated with teaching and research.

The successful candidate will have a PhD in mathematics or closely related subject and will demonstrate the ability to carry out research at a high international level in pure mathematics along with the ability to teach effectively across a range of topics in mathematics. The duties and responsibilities of the post are set out in the job description.

Please direct informal enquiries to the Recruitment Administrator (email:; telephone: +44 (0) 1865 273518), quoting vacancy reference 133021.

Applications for this vacancy are to be made online. To apply for this role and for further details, including a job description and selection criteria, please click on the link below:

Only applications received before 12.00 noon on Monday 16 April 2018 can be considered.

Applications are particularly welcome from women and black and minority ethnic candidates, who are under-represented in academic posts in Oxford. The University is committed to equality and valuing diversity.

The department was awarded an Athena SWAN Silver Award in 2017 in recognition of its commitment to addressing gender inequalities, to tackling the unequal representation of women in science, and to improving career progression for female academics.

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Contact: the Recruitment Administrator, 01865 273518
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