Lecturer, Teaching Track in Mathematics

Surrey, United Kingdom
£34,308 to £51,805 per annum
28 Nov 2022
End of advertisement period
15 Dec 2022
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time


Location: Guildford
Salary: £34,308 to £51,805 per annum
Fixed Term
Post Type: Full Time
Closing Date: 23.59 hours GMT on Thursday 15 December 2022
Reference: 083622

The Department of Mathematics at the University of Surrey invites applications for a Lectureship (maternity cover) for the period 1 February – 31 July 2023. The duties will include the teaching of two undergraduate modules and providing tutorial support as well as supporting collegiality in the department.

We encourage applications from candidates with expertise in any area of Mathematics. The successful candidate will have a PhD (or equivalent) in Mathematics or a closely related discipline. They will be committed to pursuing excellence in undergraduate and postgraduate teaching and supporting students.

 The Department’s portfolio of undergraduate programmes consists of its MMath degree and a range of vibrant BSc programmes. The Department has two postgraduate programmes including its flagship MSc in Mathematical Data Science. Research within the Department is associated with five broad themes, namely: Data Science and Dynamics; Dynamical Systems and PDEs; Fields, Strings and Geometry; Mathematics of Life and Social Sciences; and Nonlinear Waves and Geometric Fluid Mechanics.

Applications from all groups currently under-represented in academic posts are particularly encouraged. We are working to improve the present gender and ethnicity balance within the Department, and particularly welcome applications from women, people from Black, Asian and minority ethnic groups and people with disabilities. Both the Department and the University hold Athena SWAN Bronze awards and are committed to providing a supportive and inclusive working environment.

An application consists of a Curriculum Vitae and a summary of teaching experience. Application forms can be found via the link below. Informal enquiries are welcome and may be made to the Director of Learning and Teaching Prof David Lloyd ( or Head of Department, Prof Gianne Derks (

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For more information and to apply online, please download the further details and click on the 'apply online' button above.

In return we offer a generous pension, relocation assistance where appropriate, flexible working options including job share and blended home/campus working locations (dependent on work duties), access to world-class leisure facilities on campus, a range of travel schemes and supportive family friendly benefits including an excellent on-site nursery.

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The University of Surrey is committed to providing an inclusive environment that offers equal opportunities for all. We place great value on diversity and are seeking to increase the diversity within our community. Therefore we particularly encourage applications from under-represented groups, such as people from Black, Asian and minority ethnic groups and people with disabilities.