Assistant Professorships in Mathematics, London School of Economics and Political Science
Salary is competitive with Departments at our peer institutions worldwide and not less than GBP 52,427 pa inclusive
The Department of Mathematics at the LSE is on a growth trajectory and is seeking to appoint one or more career-track Assistant Professors to contribute to its further development. We invite applications from candidates with proven research ability in an area of mathematics that fits with the existing research strengths of the Department of Mathematics. We particularly welcome candidates working in FINANCIAL MATHEMATICS or MATHEMATICAL GAME THEORY.
A successful candidate will have an established track-record of research at a level of international excellence, a completed PhD in a mathematical subject by September 2016, and a commitment to excellence in teaching. She or he will maintain an active programme of research and will contribute to the general work of the department, including the teaching of a range of mathematics courses.
The other criteria that will be used when shortlisting for this post can be found on the person specification, which is attached to this vacancy on LSE’s online recruitment system.
In addition to a competitive salary, the benefits that come with this job include an occupational pension scheme, a research incentive scheme with personal reward options, generous research leave (sabbatical) entitlement, a collegial faculty environment and excellent support, training and development opportunities.
Shortlisted candidates will be invited to visit the School in February/March 2016.
Further information on the Department can be found athttp://www.lse.ac.uk/maths
To apply for this post, please go to http://www.lse.ac.uk/jobs
The closing date for receipt of applications is 15 January 2016(23:59h UK time). We are unable to accept any late applications.