Lecturer/Associate Professor in Statistics

Leeds, United Kingdom
£41,526 to £59,135 p.a.
20 Feb 2020
End of advertisement period
16 Mar 2020
Contract Type
Full Time

Are you an academic with a proven ability to carry out teaching and research in Statistics? Do you have an excellent research record and proven success obtaining funding? Are you passionate about delivering an exceptional student experience in a research-intensive Russell Group University?

We are seeking a talented researcher in Statistics to join our School of Mathematics. You will have an excellent research record, an aspiration to obtain external research funding and a passion for delivering first-class inspirational teaching and supervision within a research-intensive university.

As a Lecturer, you will carry out research, teaching and management within the School, Faculty and University and contribute to academic leadership in the field of Mathematics with specific emphasis on probability and statistics. For appointments at Associate Professor Level, you must also be able to demonstrate international standing in your field, a track record of successful and substantive grant applications, the capacity to deliver an outstanding student experience and an ability to undertake successful academic leadership.

You will have a PhD (or equivalent qualification) in a relevant field, a proven record of teaching in a University environment, and outstanding post-doctoral research experience in a relevant subject area.

In joining the University of Leeds you will become part of an internationally-focussed University that provides all our students with an outstanding education and experience and at the same time undertakes cutting-edge research of high quality, impact and significance. 

To explore the post further or for any queries you may have, please contact: 

Jeanine Houwing-Duistermaat, Professor of Data Analytics and Statistics
Tel: +44 (0)113 343 9821/8802 or email:  

Further information 

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Location:  Leeds - Main Campus
Faculty/Service:  Faculty of Engineering & Physical Sciences
School/Institute:  School of Mathematics
Category:  Academic
Grade:  Grade 8 to Grade 9
Salary:  £41,526 to £59,135 p.a.
Working Time:  37.5 hours per week
Post Type:  Full Time
Contract Type:  Ongoing    
Closing Date:  Monday 16 March 2020
Interview Date:  To be confirmed
Reference:  EPSMA1012
Downloads:  Candidate Brief