University of Edinburgh, School of Mathematics

Position ID: 713-UT_MATHFIN_STOCHANALYSIS [#12709, 045584]
Position Title: University Teacher in Mathematical Finance/Stochastic Analysis
Position Type: Non tenure-track faculty
Position Location: Edinburgh, City of EH9 3JZ, United Kingdom [map]
Application Deadline: 2018/11/01 11:59PMhelp popup finished (2018/10/02, finished 2019/05/05, listed until 2018/11/01)
Position Description:    

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University Teacher in Mathematical Finance/Stochastic Analysis

The School of Mathematics is seeking to appoint a University Teacher. This is a fixed-term position, focusing mainly on teaching in Stochastic Analysis and Financial Mathematics, but with opportunities to take part in the research in our School or activities involving the financial sector in the region.

The duties allocated will be dependent on the expertise of the appointee and will include delivering effective teaching to undergraduate, postgraduate and/or external programmes. The role will also include involvement in assessment of students, helping to develop courses and programmes where this is appropriate, and teaching related administration. It is expected that the postholder will engage with the research activities of the School relevant to them. The School takes career development seriously: we will mentor the postholder to develop key skills and experiences in teaching and learning.

A PhD in Mathematical Finance and/or Stochastic Analysis or closely related topic and experience of teaching is essential, as well as the ability to demonstrate effective team working, communication and interpersonal skills.

This post is full time and fixed term for two years, with a possibility for extension by a further year by mutual agreement.

Salary: £33,199 - £39,609 per annum.

The closing date for applications is Thursday 1st November 2018 at 5pm (GMT) and the post is available to start in December 2018 or January 2019.

All applications must be submitted online.  Please include your cv and a brief document outlining your teaching experience and your approach to teaching.

Informal enquiries can be made by contacting: Professor Iain Gordon, the Head of School, email

The University of Edinburgh promotes equality and diversity. We strive for a family-friendly School of Mathematics; hold a Bronze Athena SWAN award and support the London Mathematical Society Good Practice Scheme.

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Contact: Jill Douglas
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School of Mathematics
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University of Edinburgh
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