University of Birmingham, Mathematics

Position ID: 531-RAP4 [#22750, 102238]
Position Title: Assistant Professor in Industrial and Interdisciplinary Applied Mathematics
Position Type: Tenured/Tenure-track faculty
Position Location: Birmingham, Birmingham B15 2TT, United Kingdom [map] sort by distance
Subject Area: Industrial and Interdisciplinary Applied Mathematics
Salary Range: £45,585 to £54,395 with potential progression once in post to £61,198.
Application Deadline: 2023/08/13 11:59PMhelp popup finished (2023/08/08, finished 2024/02/17, listed until 2024/08/13)
Position Description:    

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Closing date: 13 August 2023

Applications are invited for an Assistant Professor post in the School of Mathematics, in the area of Industrial and interdisciplinary Applied Mathematics.

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The successful candidate will contribute to the School’s strategic goals by conducting high-quality research, growing and diversifying our engagement with other academic disciplines and non-academic stakeholders, and developing and delivering undergraduate and postgraduate education in Applied Mathematics. The successful candidate will also be expected to contribute management/leadership, and enterprise activities, as appropriate. The minimum qualification is a PhD (or equivalent) in Mathematics or a related area. Candidates are expected to have an internationally-excellent research record with an upward trajectory, and the potential to make excellent contributions to teaching, mentoring and service. Full consideration will be given to applicants with proven potential to contribute to research activities in other disciplines and for the benefit of stakeholders beyond the university sector. The School is a supportive and people-focused friendly environment, committed to equality, diversity and inclusivity, which aims to allow colleagues to develop as researchers and educators. We encourage applications from the widest community and provide equal opportunities in our recruitment processes. The School of Mathematics holds an Athena SWAN Bronze award, supports the London Mathematical Society Good Practice Scheme and is a member of the Piscopia.

The University of Birmingham holds the Advance HE's Race Equality Charter Bronze award, a framework through which we are working to self-reflect, identify and remove barriers standing in the way of Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic staff and students. The University of Birmingham is an equal opportunity and a Disability Confident employer. In addition to completing the application form, you should upload: • cover letter outlining your reasons for applying • CV (including full publication list), • research and impact statement containing: o three 250-word summaries of published research o summary (up to 500 words) briefly outlining achievements relating to impact on other academic disciplines and for the benefit of stakeholders beyond academia o summary (up to 500 words) briefly outlining future research and impact plans if you were to be appointed in Birmingham • statement (up to 1000 words) describing your teaching experience, achievements, and future plans • names and email addresses of three referees who have agreed to provide references before 30th August

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We value diversity and inclusion at the University of Birmingham and welcome applications from all sections of the community and are open to discussions around all forms of flexible working

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Contact: Professor Dave Smith or Dr Sara Jabbari
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School of Mathematics, University of Birmingham, Edgbaston, Birmingham, B15 2TT, United Kingdom
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