Lecturer in Mathematics

London, United Kingdom
£33,199 to £38,460 plus £3640 London weighting per annum
Monday, 17 December 2018
End of advertisement period
Thursday, 31 January 2019
Contract Type
Full Time

School of Computing & Mathematical Sciences

Location:      Greenwich
Salary:      £33,199 to £38,460 plus £3640 London weighting per annum
Contract Type:      Permanent
Closing Date:      Thursday 31 January 2019
Interview Date:      To be confirmed

The School of Computing and Mathematical Sciences at the University of Greenwich is seeking to recruit a talented, well qualified, highly motivated individual to contribute to the teaching and research activity in Mathematics. Within the School we are committed to delivering an excellent student experience and we place a strong emphasis on student employability across our degree programmes. This post is closely aligned with the University’s Teaching and Scholarship career pathway.

As a full-time member of staff you will be expected to contribute to the School’s teaching activity through the design, delivery and assessment of undergraduate/postgraduate modules in Mathematical Sciences. You will be required to contribute substantially to the overall student experience through pastoral care and other activities.

You will be actively engaged in research and be able to make a substantial contribution to the School’s next REF submission. Applications from candidates who can contribute to, or complement, the existing research activity in the School are particularly encouraged.

The successful candidate will have a broad knowledge of Mathematics and should be able to teach a selection of areas from: Coding and Cryptography, Number Theory, Mathematical Programming, Graph Theory, Mechanics, Numerical Mathematics, Mathematical Biology, Data Science. They will be proficient users of specialist mathematical software and will have strong organisational, communication and interpersonal skills.Some knowledge of Financial Mathematics, Statistics and/or Operational Research would be an advantage.

Applicants must have a good first degree in the Mathematics and a PhD in a subject in an area of Mathematics. A teaching qualification (e.g. a PGCert HE) would be an advantage. Please see the relevant job profile for the requirements.

The School of Computing and Mathematical Sciences is keen to encourage applications from women and ethnic minorities, both of whom are currently under-represented on the staff.

For an informal discussion about the position please contact Dr Mary McAlinden (by emailing

Should you have any queries please contact the HE Recruitment team on

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