Reader / Professor in Financial Mathematics

London (Greater) (GB)
08 Nov 2021
End of advertisement period
04 Jan 2022
Contract Type
Full Time

Applications are invited for a Reader or Professor in Financial Mathematics in the Department of Mathematics at King's College London. Candidates are expected to have research expertise in some area of Financial Mathematics, to bolster the department’s research strength in this area and provide leadership for the Financial Mathematics Research Group.  Candidates should have the potential to carry out research that has high levels of originality, innovation and depth that may well lead to significant impact on their field and more widely. 

The successful candidate will be expected to have a research record of international stature in Financial Mathematics and to contribute to the long-term research vision of the Department. He/She will be expected to contribute to undergraduate and/or postgraduate teaching.   

Detailed duties will be allocated by the Head of Department. 

Valuing Diversity & Committed to Equality

The Department of Mathematics is a registered supporter of the London Mathematical Society’s (LMS) Good Practice Scheme which supports advancing women’s careers in university mathematics departments.

We are committed to equality, diversity and inclusion and have policies to support staff with flexible arrangements for parental responsibilities or those returning from a long-term absence.  As part of the department’s commitment we hold an Athena SWAN bronze award.  We positively encourage women applicants and those from an ethnic minority to apply, as they are currently under-represented within the Department of Mathematics.

The post is available from January 2022 or later, and is located at the Strand Campus of King’s College London.

Further particulars of the post can be located below and further information about the department can be found at:    

This post will be offered on an indefinite contract. 

This is a full-time  post - 100% full time equivalent .

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