Lecturer in Probability

Durham (County) (GB)
06 Oct 2016
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03 Nov 2016
Contract Type
Full Time

Lecturer in Probability

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Durham University is one of the world’s top research intensive universities with strengths across the Arts and Humanities, Sciences and Social Sciences. The University sits in a beautiful, historic city where it shares ownership of a World Heritage Site with Durham Cathedral, one of the greatest Romanesque buildings in Western Europe. A collegiate University, Durham recruits outstanding students from across the world and offers an unmatched wider student experience.

Join us as Lecturer in Probability, and you will discover a wonderful intellectual and social environment in which to make a career. Here, you will explore the frontiers of knowledge.

One of the UK’s best Departments of Mathematic Sciences is growing. Join our vibrant Statistics & Probability Group and you will further build on our outstanding reputation for teaching, research and employability of our students. Whatever your interests - from stochastic processes, systems or phase transitions, to random structures and geometrical probability, and beyond - you will enjoy scope and support to make a significant impact. Carrying out research at the highest level, you will also make a major contribution to the development of teaching.

Whether you are interested in joining us on a full or part-time basis, you will need a PhD in probability or a related area of mathematics, together with proven postdoctoral experience. We expect you to demonstrate potential to undertake research that could shape the disciplinary agenda or deliver real public benefit. A track record of high quality teaching is also essential.

If you are an outstanding, enterprising, intellectually curious academic with ambition and a strong sense of collegiality, please do consider applying to Durham University.

Discover more and apply at durham.ac.uk/academictalent.