Lecturer in Applied Mathematics
The University of Canterbury

School of Mathematics and Statistics

Closing date: 16th March 2015

Applications are invited from suitably qualified candidates for a continuing position at the level of Lecturer (comparable to Assistant Professor in the US system) in the School of Mathematics and Statistics. In this position, you will contribute to the vibrancy of the School's research culture and will be expected to undertake a range of teaching responsibilities, principally in mathematics and engineering mathematics, from beginning undergraduate to supervising research students. The successful applicant will have a strong research record in a numerical or computational area of mathematics that complements the School's existing research profile.

You should have a Ph.D. in Mathematics or another highly quantitative discipline, or have an equivalent qualification.

The School of Mathematics and Statistics is a strong, forward-looking School, dedicated to excellence in teaching and research. For more about the School, please visit: http://www.math.canterbury.ac.nz/

The successful applicant should be able to take up the position by 1 September 2015.

The University of Canterbury is committed to promoting a world-class learning environment through research and teaching excellence, and has a vision statement of 'People Prepared to Make a Difference'. You will have the opportunity to work alongside members of a diverse academic community and enrich your own professional and personal development.

For information about the range of benefits in joining UC please visit us online at: http://www.canterbury.ac.nz/joinus

Applications are submitted online and should include a cover letter, curriculum vitae with research publication details, a one-page statement of research and teaching interests, and the names and contact details of three referees.

Should you wish to email any additional attachments or have queries in relation to the application process, please forward these to the HR/Recruitment Coordinator, Rochelle Golby, rochelle.golby@canterbury.ac.nz

Further information about this role can be obtained by contacting the Head of School, Professor Jennifer Brown, jennifer.brown@canterbury.ac.nz Internal candidates should apply via the Careers option in Employee Self-Service: https://ucpeople.canterbury.ac.nz

The University of Canterbury is an EEO employer and actively seeks to meet its obligation under the Treaty of Waitangi.

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