Lecturer (Teaching) in Mathematics

Mathematics

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UCL, Gower Street, London, UK

Overview

  • Posted on: 11th Jan 2022
  • Salary: £45,610 (pro-rata) per annum
  • REF: 1879092
  • Closes: 13th February 2022
  • Contract Type: Fixed-Term/Contract
  • Hours: Part Time

Duties and Responsibilities

The UCL Department of Mathematics invites applications from candidates for the post of Lecturer (Teaching) in Applied Mathematics. The successful candidate will be expected to teach courses at undergraduate level in Applied Mathematics, allocated by the Head of Department and reviewed from time to time by the Head of Department and assist in the development of learning materials, preparing schemes of work and maintaining records to monitor student progress, achievement and attendance.

The responsibilities of the post will include: to participate in the development, administration and marking of exams and other assessments and attend examiners meetings, act as second examiner and carry out exam-related instructions as allocated by the Chair of the Department Undergraduate Examination Board, assist the Admissions Tutor with interviews/open days for UCAS applicants.

The department has internationally recognised research groups in pure and applied analysis; fluid mechanics; mathematical physics; geometry and topology; algebra, number theory and combinatorics; mathematical modelling in biology, finance, industry and society.

This post is funded for 1 academic year in the first instance and is available from 26 September 2022 to 26 June 2023.

Key Requirements

The successful candidate should have a PhD or equivalent qualification in mathematics or related subject area. They must be able to demonstrate teaching ability in applied mathematics at degree and/or masters level and have the interpersonal skills required to work well with students and academic colleagues.

Have the ability to supervise academic work by undergraduate students, have excellent oral and written communication skills as well as show a commitment to high quality teaching and fostering a positive learning environment for students.

An outstanding candidate will have the ability to teach the module MATH0030 Mathematical Ecology and have some experience of teaching using remote working technologies.

Further Details

A job description and person specification can be accessed at the bottom of this page.

To apply for the vacancy please click on the Apply Now button below.

If you have any queries regarding the vacancy or the application process, please contact Adrianna Mickiewicz (a.mickiewicz@ucl.ac.uk).

Informal enquiries may be addressed to Dr John Talbot, email: j.talbot@ucl.ac.uk or Professor Helen Wilson, email: helen.wilson@ucl.ac.uk.

UCL Taking Action for Equality

We will consider applications to work on a part-time, flexible and job share basis wherever possible.

Closing Date

13 Feb 2022

Latest time for the submission of applications

23:59

Interview date

Feb/March 2022

Our department holds an Athena SWAN Silver award, in recognition of our commitment and demonstrable impact in advancing gender equality.

This appointment is subject to UCL Terms and Conditions of Service for Research and Support Staff.

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