Imperial College London, Department of Mathematics

Position ID: 434-LECSLEC [#14818, NAT00565]
Position Title: Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Pure Mathematics (2 posts)
Position Type: Tenured/Tenure-track faculty
Position Location: London, United Kingdom [map]
Subject Areas: Pure Mathematics, Geometry
Application Deadline: 2019/11/04help popup finished (2019/10/11, finished 2020/05/10, listed until 2019/11/04)
Position Description:    

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Job Title: Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Pure Mathematics (2 posts)


• Lecturer: £56,321 to £66,700 per annum • Senior Lecturer: £63,938 - £66,700 per annum Campus: South Kensington, London

The Pure Mathematics Section in the Department of Mathematics is seeking applications for two Lecturer/Senior Lecturer positions, one in the field of Geometry (especially Differential Geometry), and another in the field of Probability and Stochastic Analysis, ideally starting by July 1, 2020, or as soon as possible thereafter. Further information can be found in the Departmental website.

Duties & Responsibilities

One of the post holders will work in an area Geometry (especially Differential Geometry), and the other in an area of Probability and Stochastic Analysis. They will undertake a self-directed program of research and scholarship at a level commensurate with the current standards of excellence in the Department of Mathematics and Imperial College.

The roles will involve lecturing undergraduate and post-graduate courses, supervising PhD students, and managing staff such as Research Associates. The successful candidates will promote the reputation of the Department, and the College, through scientific meetings and other activities.

The Geometry group of the Pure Mathematics section of the department is currently led by Fields Medallist Sir Simon Donaldson, and the Probability and Stochastic Analysis group by Fields Medallist Martin Hairer.

Essential Requirements

The essential requirements for these posts are as follows:

• A PhD (or equivalent) in Mathematics or a closely related discipline

• The appointee will be able to demonstrate their ability to produce independent research and will have developed the skills to take a more active role in teaching and supervision.

• Research interests in an area of Geometry (especially Differential Geometry) for one post, and in an area of Probability and Stochastic Analysis for the other post

• The ability to conduct a personal research programme at the highest level

• An excellent record of research, evidenced by a portfolio of research publications commensurate with career stage

• Experience, or clear potential, of teaching at undergraduate and/or postgraduate level across a range of subjects in Pure Mathematics

• Excellent verbal and written communication skills are essential, particularly with researchers in non-mathematical disciplines

• Ability to interact effectively with the broad range of research expertise in the Department of Mathematics, bringing together mathematical links to develop an exemplary research programme

Further Information

For informal discussions about this position, please contact Professor Martin Liebeck, Head of the Pure Mathematics section (

Closing date: 4 November 2019

To apply, please visit:

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