Associate Lecturer/Lecturer in Applied Mathematics

Wollongong, Australia
12 Jan 2018
End of advertisement period
04 Mar 2018
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time


  • Permanent/Continuing full-time appointment 

The School of Mathematics and Applied Statistics, situated in the Faculty of Engineering and Information Sciences (EIS) at UOW, is one of the best mathematics departments in Australia, achieving an “above-world standard” classification in the Excellence in Research for Australia (ERA) rankings. We provide a learning and research environment that is supported by highly-qualified academic staff with expertise covering a wide range of sub-disciplines within the mathematical sciences.

This position will carry out teaching, research, governance and community outreach/professional service duties. We are looking for an applied mathematician who has research experience in the field(s) of stochastic differential equations, with priority being given to candidates with research strength in  stochastic optimisation, stochastic modelling in biology or medicine, and stochastic processes in financial mathematics.

You will be prompted to respond to the selection criteria as part of the online application process, based on the position description below. You will be able to save your application at any time and submit at a later date if required, you will only be able to do this before the closing date of the position.

For further information about this position, please contact Professor Song-Ping Zhu on +61 2 4221 3807 or email 

The University plan seeks to increase the diversity of the workforce and the representation of women in areas they have been traditionally under-represented. Consistent with this, the University is seeking to increase the representation of women in the academic workforce across science, technology, engineering, mathematics and medical (STEMM) disciplines and encourages suitably qualified candidates to apply.

Primary Location: Australia-New South Wales-Wollongong
Employee Status: Fixed Term
Schedule: Full-time
Closing Date: 04/03/2018, 8:59:00 PM
Salary Details: Level A/B: $77,470 - $113,353 + 17% Superannuation
Reference Number: 171250
HR Contact: Silvana Duleski
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