Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Applied Mathematics
Faculty of Science
School of Mathematics and Statistics
Ref: 55599

The School of Mathematics and Statistics is the largest in Australia and a major centre of research in the mathematical sciences. The School has notable strengths in fundamental research right through to cutting edge applications.

The Department of Applied Mathematics within the School has a vigorous postgraduate research program and an outstanding record in attracting external research support. It also operates an extensive visitors’ program for fostering research collaboration. Its academic staff members provide specialist teaching in Applied Mathematics at all undergraduate levels (including honours) and perform a major part of the School’s service teaching.

About the role

  • A$98K – A$137K per year (plus 17% superannuation and leave loading)
  • 1 convertible tenure track position (5 years)
  • Full-time position

About you

The successful candidate should have:

  • A PhD or equivalent qualification in a relevant mathematical science
  • Evidence of effective teaching experience
  • Strong publication record in internationally refereed journals
  • A capacity to continue productive research at the international level
  • Strong commitment to independent research and research leadership

Additional criteria apply for the Senior Lecturer (Level C) position, please refer to the selection criteria in the position description.

Applicants may be required to undergo pre-employment checks prior to appointment to these roles. Applications should be made on-line and should systematically address the selection criteria in their applications.  Women and people from EEO groups are particularly encouraged to apply.

Having read the documentation, you may then direct any enquiries to either:

Professor Bruce Henry


Professor Wolfgang Schief
Email to

Applications close 10 April 2016

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