Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Numerical Analysis/Scientific Computing

Department of Mathematics, Imperial College London
Job Description: 

Department of Mathematics
Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Numerical Analysis/Scientific Computing
South Kensington Campus
Salary range:
Lecturer: £44,150 - £49,200
Senior Lecturer: minimum starting salary £54,250

Applications are invited for a Lecturer/Senior Lecturer (equivalent to an Assistant Professorship) in Numerical Analysis/Scientific Computing with effect from October 2013 or sooner.

Candidates will be expected to conduct research in numerical and/or applied analysis and have strong interests in scientific computing. Candidates are sought to enhance the computational research focus of the Applied Mathematics and Mathematical Physics (AMMP) Section and to contribute to the AMMP’s interdisciplinary research activities.

Candidates must have a PhD (or equivalent) in Mathematical Sciences or a closely related field and have a growing research record of international standing in numerical and computational mathematics applied to the physical or biological sciences and engineering. Candidates must demonstrate outstanding research potential. Excellent verbal and written communication skills are essential, as well as the ability to direct the work of a small research team. Experience of teaching at undergraduate and/or postgraduate level in applied and numerical analysis and/or scientific computing is essential.

For appointment to the position of Senior Lecturer, in addition to the above, candidates must have an exceptionally strong research record in Numerical Analysis/Scientific Computing or closely related subject. Experience in postgraduate training and undergraduate teaching in subjects within (or close to) the field of Mathematics is also essential. In addition, candidates must have a demonstratable track record of successful postgraduate student supervision.

Further information about the department and the posts can be found at the website http://www.ma.imperial.ac.uk.

Our preferred method of application is online via the Imperial College Website www.imperial.ac.uk/employment. (please select “Job Search” then enter the job title or vacancy reference number into “Keywords” – vacancy ref: NS2012226SC). Please complete and upload an application form as directed, also providing a CV and a list of publications.

Alternatively, if you are unable to apply online or have any queries about the application process please contact Mr Kalra Taylor, k.taylor@imperial.ac.uk quoting reference NS2012226SC to request an application form.

Job Categories: 
Universities and colleges
Deadline for Application: 
Jan 7 2013