Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Applied Mathematics, Mathematical Biology/Computational Mathematics

Melbourne, Australia
10 May 2018
End of advertisement period
08 Jul 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Location: Clayton campus

Employment Type: Full-time

Duration: Continuing appointment

Remuneration: $95,297 - $113,166 pa Level B / $116,737 - $134,606 pa Level C (plus 17% employer superannuation)

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The School of Mathematical Sciences is a research leader with a strong international reputation in Pure Mathematics, Statistics, Mathematical Finance, and Applied and Computational Mathematics. Monash University is a leading Australian research university that ranks in the top-100 globally. Monash University is located in Melbourne, which is a major cosmopolitan centre and has been named the world's most liveable city for several years in a row.

The Opportunity

The School of Mathematical Sciences at Monash University invites applications for the position of Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Computational Mathematics.

Candidates will be expected to have outstanding research records and help our drive for excellence across the School. The two areas of specific interest for this position are Mathematical Biology and Computational Mathematics. All areas of Mathematical Biology and Medicine will be considered, including research that involves collaborations with biologists or medical researchers.

Research areas in Computational Mathematics that are of specific interest include numerical PDEs, numerical linear algebra, uncertainty quantification, high performance computing, computational fluid dynamics, computational biology, optimisation, optimal control, and operations research. We are interested in outstanding researchers who apply Computational Mathematics techniques to problems in science, engineering, biology and technology. Exceptional candidates in other areas of Applied Mathematics will also be considered. To be considered you will have a PhD in mathematics or a related area, proven ability to perform independent research, and a strong commitment to teaching and the supervision of research students.

This role is a full-time position; however flexible working arrangements may be negotiated. The School of Mathematical Sciences aims at increasing the representation of women in its academic ranks. Applications from qualified female candidates are especially encouraged.

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Closing Date

Sunday 8 July 2018, 11.55 pm AEST