University of Cambridge, Department of Pure Mathematics and Mathematical Statistics

Position ID: CambUK-PROF [#22475, LF36759]
Position Title: Kuwait Professorship of Number Theory and Algebra
Position Type: Tenured/Tenure-track faculty
Position Location: CAMBRIDGE, Cambridgeshire CB3 0WB, United Kingdom [map] sort by distance
Subject Area: Number Theory and Algebra
Application Deadline: 2023/06/22 6:59PMhelp popup finished (2023/05/18, finished 2023/09/21, listed until 2023/06/30)
Position Description:    

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The Board of Electors to The Kuwait Professorship of Number Theory and Algebra invite applications for this Professorship to take up appointment from January 2024 or a mutually agreed date thereafter.

The Kuwait Professorship of Number Theory and Algebra was established from October 2000, following a generous benefaction from the Kuwait Foundation for the Advancement of Sciences.

Candidates will have an outstanding research record of international stature within the fields of Number Theory and Algebra and the vision, leadership, experience and enthusiasm to establish a leading research presence, either building on or complementing current strengths of the Department. They will hold a PhD or equivalent postgraduate qualification.

Standard professorial duties include teaching and research, examining, supervision and administration. The Professor will be based in Cambridge. A competitive salary will be offered.

Further information is available at: or contact the Human Resources, University Offices, The Old Schools, Cambridge, CB2 1TT (email: and to apply online visit

Informal enquiries may be directed to Professor James Norris (Convenor of Board of Electors) at

The University actively supports equality, diversity and inclusion and encourages applications from all sections of society.

The University has a responsibility to ensure that all employees are eligible to live and work in the UK.

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