Jobs

Here we regularly post job vacancies in mathematics and statistics. These are mostly in Australian and New Zealand universities, but also include some international and non-academic jobs.

These vacancies are sourced from recruitment websites and advertisements sent to us by institutions or individuals.  While we aim to keep up to date, it is not always possible. Contact us at fyimathsproject@gmail.com if you would like us to advertise a vacancy.

The following sites also regularly post academic and professional positions in mathematics research and education.

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Senior Tutor @ Melb Uni

The role of Senior Tutor involves delivering tutorials and computer laboratory classes within the undergraduate program, including the marking of assignments and examinations, and assisting with the preparation of course material. The incumbent may also be required to give lectures and to coordinate subjects.

Closing Date: 08 October 2017

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Senior Tutor @ Melb Uni

The role of Senior Tutor involves delivering tutorials and computer laboratory classes within the undergraduate program, including the marking of assignments and examinations, and assisting with the preparation of course material. The incumbent may also be required to give lectures and to coordinate subjects.

Closing date: 8th October

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Lecturer in Maths Education @ Uni of Auckland

Applications are invited for two permanent full time positions at Lecturer/Senior Lecturer level (equivalent to Assistant/Associate Professor in the USA system) in mathematics education in the Department of Mathematics. We welcome applications from excellent academics who are interested in joining our vibrant research and teaching group in the Mathematics Education Unit. Candidates’ research expertise should complement and enhance the existing research strengths in the Mathematics Education Unit. We expect that at least one of the appointments will be at Lecturer level.

Candidates are expected to develop and lead innovative research programmes (theoretical and empirical), collaborate with other researchers within and outside the University, supervise graduate students (domestic and international), teach undergraduate and graduate courses, apply for competitive research grants, and contribute through high-quality service and outreach activities. The positions are intended for candidates with a PhD in Mathematics Education, Learning Sciences, Cognitive Science, Mathematics or related field and who have demonstrated, or have the potential to make excellent international contributions in mathematics education. Evidence of a strong mathematics background is necessary, and evidence of the ability to attract grant funding is advantageous.

Closing Date: 16th October

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Lecturer in Mathematics @ Uni Queensland

The primary purpose of these positions is to conduct and lead the academic efforts associated with the continued development, delivery, monitoring and improvement of this compulsory core course, with a particular regard to facilitating involvement from experts across a diverse range of science discipline areas. This will include in-class teaching, course coordination, responding to student feedback, updating teaching resources, supervising tutors, setting and grading assessment, working with academic staff from across the faculty, and acting as an advocate for the courses in a range of contexts. The appointees will also perform administrative and other activities associated with the School and Faculty, and will be expected to engage in research and/or other appropriate activities in the Scholarship of Teaching and Learning.

Closing Date: 18th October

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Lecturer in maths @ University of Queensland

The primary purpose of these positions is to conduct and lead the academic efforts associated with the continued development, delivery, monitoring and improvement of this compulsory core course, with a particular regard to facilitating involvement from experts across a diverse range of science discipline areas. This will include in-class teaching, course coordination, responding to student feedback, updating teaching resources, supervising tutors, setting and grading assessment, working with academic staff from across the faculty, and acting as an advocate for the courses in a range of contexts. The appointees will also perform administrative and other activities associated with the School and Faculty, and will be expected to engage in research and/or other appropriate activities in the Scholarship of Teaching and Learning.

Closing date: 18th October

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Assistant professor of Math @ London

The Department of Mathematics at LSE seeks to appoint an Assistant Professor. For this post, we are particularly interested in candidates with expertise in a subject area related to the Mathematics of Operations Research. You will contribute to the intellectual life of the School through conducting and publishing outstanding quality research, engaging in high quality teaching as instructed by the Head of Department, and participating in the School and wider Department activities.

Closing date: 19th October

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Postdoctoral Fellow – Developing Mathematical Inquiry Communities @ Massey Uni

We are seeking a suitable candidate for a postdoctoral fellow position who will be a contributing team member in the Developing Mathematical Inquiry Communities (DMIC) project.

The essence of this project is a model of ambitious mathematics teaching founded in equity and social justice, which incorporates an advanced form of complex instruction. The focus has been on developing teacher expertise, culturally responsive learning, pedagogical leadership, what it takes to develop in-class mentoring expertise, and conditions for sustainability and ongoing improvement. This approach drives the kind of productive collaboration that is critical for accelerated achievement in mathematics’ classrooms and in communities of learning.

Closing Date: 23rd October

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Lecturer Statistics @ Greenwich Uni

As a member of staff you will be required to contribute to the Department’s teaching activity through the teaching and assessment of undergraduate and postgraduate modules in Statistics. You will be actively engaged in research. Applications from candidates who can contribute to, or complement, the existing research activity in the Department are actively encouraged.
The successful candidate will be expected to have a keen interest in delivering excellent teaching, and be able to demonstrate creativity and innovation in curriculum and assessment design.They will be committed to the pastoral care and academic support of students. They will be expected to carry out administrative duties to a high standard and contribute to the Department’s outreach activities.

Closing Date: 24th October

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Outreach fellow (maths and stats) @ Melb Uni

You will be expected to develop a first year elective subject in the Bachelor of Arts, as well as develop and coordinate enrichment programs for talented secondary school students. You will also coordinate general outreach programs for the purpose of promoting mathematics and statistics, and liaise and form networks with external organisations in developing, coordinating and delivering these activities.

Closing Date: 25th October

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Casual Lecturers, Tutors & Markers @ Charles Sturt Uni

The School of Computing & Mathematics is currently seeking “Expressions of Interest” to register as Casual Academics to conduct face-to-face lectures, tutorials and/or assessment marking for its newly launched Master of Information Technology (MIT) course, at the Port Macquarie campus in Mid North coast. Additionally we teach mathematics and statistics subjects at Port Macquarie into other programs (business and education).

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Education lecturer in mathematics @ Chalres Sturt Uni

As Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Mathematics the appointee will be teaching focussed, as such will teach in subjects at undergraduate and postgraduate levels for internal and online students which will focus on a range of mathematic subjects including Secondary Mathematics. This role will involve subject administration and course support.

Closing Date: 31st October

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Educational Developer & Project Manager, Education Focused Career Support @ UNSW

Educational Developer (Academic Development Services)

  • 3 Year Fixed Term
    • Full Time (35 hours per week)
    To be successful in this role you will have:
    • Demonstrated experience in leading, designing, developing, facilitating and evaluating professional development programs, award bearing courses and events to build individual capability in leading learning and teaching.
    • A scholarly and reflective approach to technology-enabled learning and teaching as demonstrated through knowledge and application of higher education pedagogy for professional development.
    • Postgraduate qualifications with relevant experience in an area of study and work relevant to learning and teaching in higher education.

    Project Manager, Education Focused Career Support
    • Fixed Term (4 years)
    • Full-time (35 hours per week)
    This role will provide scholarly career development support for Education Focused roles across UNSW. Education Focused roles will play a key role in the delivery the UNSW Scientia Educational Experience, part of the UNSW 2025 Strategy.
    To be successful in this role you will be:
    • Designing, coordinating and facilitating professional development activities in response to the career needs of the Education Focused academics, including support for applications for teaching fellowship status relevant to Education Focused roles

    • Promoting career development opportunities for Education Focused academics

    • Developing resources to support the collation and documentation of evidence required for academic promotion of Education Focused roles.

    • Developing and implementing a strategy to provide effective communication between the Office of the Pro-Vice Chancellor and other UNSW staff involved in supporting Education Focused academics and faculties.

    For either role you should systematically address the selection criteria listed within the position description in your application. Please apply online – applications will not be accepted if sent to the contact listed.
    https://www.jobs.unsw.edu.au/

 

Further information marina.harvey@unsw.edu.au

Lecturer Pure Mathematics @ Melb Uni

The successful applicant is expected to lead a vigorous research program in the pure mathematics discipline, and should also have a strong commitment to teaching and the supervision of research students. Teaching will occur within the School of Mathematics and Statistics undergraduate and MSc programs. They is also required to supervise research students at undergraduate, MSc and PhD levels. The University of Melbourne provides a wide range of opportunities for exciting research collaborations within the School, wider University, as well as externally. The successful applicant will be expected to undertake administrative tasks for the School.

Closing date30th October

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Professor of Mathematics and Head of Department @ Warwick University

Warwick Mathematics Institute seeks a new Head to continue to develop and advance the quality of its education and research. The successful candidate will be appointed as a Professor of Mathematics on an indefinite basis and will have a strong research and leadership profile. The appointment as Head will be for three years in the first instance, with an option to extend.

Closing date: 30th October

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Lecturer Data Science @ Melb Uni

The successful applicant is expected to develop and maintain a high-level research program in statistics with emphasis on data science. They should also have a strong commitment to teaching and the supervision of research students.  The incumbent will be involved in the teaching and development of a new data science curriculum at both the undergraduate and postgraduate levels.

Closing date: 31st October

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Lecturer in Statistics @ Melb Uni

The applicant is expected to undertake high-level theoretical and methodological research in an area of modern statistics, leading to a vigorous research program. They should also have a strong commitment to teaching and the supervision of research students. Teaching will occur within the School of Mathematics and Statistics undergraduate and MSc programs and the applicant will be expected to teach statistics to a variety of different audiences. They are also required to supervise research students at undergraduate, MSc and PhD levels in statistics. The University of Melbourne provides a wide range of opportunities for exciting research collaborations within the School, wider University, as well as externally. There will be the opportunity to undertake external consulting. The successful applicant will be expected to undertake administrative tasks for the School.

Closing date: 31st October

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Lecturer Mathematics @ Zhejiang Uni
  1. He/She who holds this position should engage in high-quality teaching. There can be a reduction of teaching in the first 3 years.
  2. He/She who holds this position should be engaged in high-level research, implement new developments in the academic discipline set up the original theoretical and practical researches or key technologies, enhance his/her own international academic influence and to become an internationally active academic member.

Closing date: 11th December

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Lecturer in Mathematics @ Bristol University

We are looking for world-class researchers in any areas of pure mathematics, including those currently not represented in the School. The successful candidate will be based at the Institute for Pure Mathematics or the Institute for Probability, Analysis and Dynamics. The post-holder will be responsible for her or his own research programme, carry out appropriate administrative tasks and deliver excellence in teaching at undergraduate and postgraduate level.

Closing Date: 27th November

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Lecturer in Statistics @ Melb Uni

The applicant is expected to undertake high-level theoretical and methodological research in an area of modern mathematical statistics, leading to a vigorous research program. They should also have a strong commitment to teaching and the supervision of research students. Teaching will occur within the School of Mathematics and Statistics undergraduate and MSc programs and the applicant will be expected to teach statistics to a variety of different audiences. They are also required to supervise research students at undergraduate, MSc and PhD levels in statistics. The University of Melbourne provides a wide range of opportunities for exciting research collaborations within the School, wider University, as well as externally. There will be the opportunity to undertake external consulting. The successful applicant will be expected to undertake administrative tasks for the School.

Closing date: 30th November

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Lecturer in stats (data science) @ Melb Uni

The successful applicant is expected to

  • lead a vigorous research program in statistics with emphasis on data science
  • demonstrate a strong commitment to teaching (teaching will occur within the School of Mathematics and Statistics’ undergraduate and MSc programs)
  • demonstrate a strong commitment to the supervision of research students (at undergraduate, MSc and PhD levels)
  • undertake administrative tasks for the School

Closing date: 30th November

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Chair in Math and Stat Science @ Bristol Uni

The University of Bristol is seeking to appoint a number of Chairs in any areas of Mathematics or Statistical Science, who will be based in one of five newly established research institutes in the School of Mathematics: the Institute for Applied Mathematics, the Institute of Mathematical Physics, the Institute for Pure Mathematics, the Institute for Probability, Analysis and Dynamics, and the Institute for Statistical Science.

Closing Date: 4th Dec

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