Additional information: commencing 01 August 2020 or as soon as possible thereafter
Lecturer salary from £33,797 per annum and Senior Lecturer salary from £39,152 per annum. The level of appointment would be determined by the selection panel following an interview.
Applications are invited for a Lecturer/Senior Lecturer position in Statistics or Pure Mathematics.
NTU has a thriving academic community, and it’s one where you’ll feel truly valued. We know our academics are central to our success as an award-winning university and research centre of excellence.
We seek an exceptional individual with a PhD in Statistics, Mathematics or closely related area and an emerging record of national or international research excellence that complements the activities of the Mathematics team. Our existing multi-disciplinary research strengths concern mathematical applications in the biomedical and life sciences, engineering, computing and industry, and include: bioinformatics and computational statistics; computational neuroscience and network science; mathematical modelling and analysis of PDEs; deep learning and biomedical image analysis; and quantum information science (see https://www.ntu.ac.uk/research/subject-areas/mathematical-sciences for more details). To complement our strategic aims and teaching excellence, research or scholarly activity in pedagogy is also of interest.
The successful candidate will also have excellent communication and presentation skills, being capable of teaching foundation, undergraduate and postgraduate students across our portfolio of Mathematics courses, and of supervising student projects or dissertations up to and including those at Masters and PhD level. For this post your teaching interests should align with one or more of the broad topic areas that contribute to our existing BSc / MMath Mathematics, BSc Financial Mathematics or BSc Data Science courses.
Nottingham Trent University is renowned for leading edge research, strong links with industry and its excellent teaching that shapes lives and society. Recent years have been full of success, including our receipt of the prestigious University of the Year award by the Times Higher Education Supplement in 2017. Along the way, we’ve achieved the TEF gold standard for the quality of our teaching and are also extremely proud to have been named Modern University of the Year in the Times and Sunday Times Good University Guide 2018 and Guardian University of the Year 2019.
Research in the School of Science and Technology is extremely strong in terms of high-quality outputs, funding income, and international impact. A key strength of the School is its collegial, multi-disciplinary approach with mathematicians, statisticians, scientists and engineers collaborating extensively. Our teaching aims to be exciting, innovative and relevant and is highly regarded, with Mathematics performing consistently well in the National Student Survey.
You can apply on-line using the link below. Please submit a single document to include a full CV, a Teaching Statement, a Research Statement and a Covering Letter addressing your suitability for the role outlined in the associated Job Description and Person Specification. If the 1MB file size restriction makes this difficult or impossible, please email all your supporting documentation to email@example.com.
Closing date – Sunday 10th May 2020
Interview date – week commencing 25th May / 1st June 2020
If you have any specific queries in relation to this position, please contact:
• Dr Christian Beardah, Head of Department, Physics and Mathematics on +44 (0)115 848 8415, or via email firstname.lastname@example.org.
• Dr David Chappell, Associate Professor of Applied Mathematics on +44 (0)115 848 8426, or via email email@example.com.
Applications from candidates who require sponsorship to work in the UK will be considered alongside other applications. For further information on this please visit the UK Visas and Immigration website.
If you are in the early stages of an academic career and are considering joining NTU, then our Early Career Academic Development Programme could be just right for you; or if you are considering joining NTU as a Senior Lecturer you will benefit from our Senior Lecturer Career Framework, which recognises and rewards you based on your performance, contribution and achievement, and offers the opportunity of faster salary progression compared to the industry average.
We’re proud of how far we’ve come. With a shared vision, we are a community of more than 4,000 colleagues, all committed to our goal of becoming the University of the Future. Do you have the passion to help us to go even further?