Lecturer, Senior Lecturer and Reader (ASER), Mathematical Sciences
Application closing date
Lecturer: £43,414 - 51,805 per annum, Senior Lecturer and Reader: £54,949 - £61,823 per annum
Academic, Education, Research
REQ06498 Lecturer Jobpack.pdf REQ06498 Reader Jobpack.pdf REQ06498 Senior Lecturer Jobpack.pdf
Department of Mathematical Sciences (DMS) This is an exciting opportunity to join the Department of Mathematical
Sciences (DMS). The Department is a growing and vibrant department in the
Faculty of Science and Health. DMS is internationally known for its research
in a range of areas and offers an excellent education to its students.
The Department is looking to appoint one academic in Statistics and Data
Science and two academics in Statistics to be a part of the department
expansion strategy to improve its research profile in statistics and
statistics and data science and the provision of statistics and data science
teaching and learning. The post may include teaching on our actuarial science,
data science and statistics courses at undergraduate and/or postgraduate
level. This may include delivering statistics, data science, or actuarial
science modules with existing lecture materials and developing new master
level modules. It will also include supervising Statistics, Data Science and
Actuarial Science master students.
Duties will include designing, planning and delivering learning across a
range of modules or within subject area, assess and feed back to learners,
supervise student projects, fieldwork and placements, engaging successfully
and effectively in substantive teaching and generating research income
appropriate in scale to career stage.
At Senior Lecturer and Reader level you will make significant
research-led and pedagogically informed contributions to module/curriculum
design and development.
To be successful you will have evidence of a clear publication plan for
submission to future Research Excellence Framework (REF) programmes and
evidence of a research agenda, engagement in high-quality research activity
and a developing research profile, along with a relevant doctoral level
research degree or related discipline or equivalent professional experience or
practice or be close to completion of PhD. You will also have experience of
designing and planning learning activities, developing effective learning
environments and approaches to student support and guidance and research
interests in some field of data science and statistical methodology, such as
computational statistics, machine learning and artificial intelligence.
A full list of duties and the person specifications can be found within the
relevant job packs attached (Lecturer, Senior Lecturer, Reader). Please do
note on your application form which you are applying for.
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