Lecturer (Assistant Professor)/Senior Lecturer/Reader (Associate Professor) in Statistics

Job title Lecturer (Assistant Professor)/Senior Lecturer/Reader (Associate Professor) in Statistics

Department Mathematical Sciences

Salary Grade 8 (Lecturer): £38,896 rising to £46,414

Grade 9 (Senior Lecturer/Reader): £47,801 rising to £55,389

Grade Grade 8 to Grade 9

Placed on Thursday 17 March 2016

Closing date Friday 22 April 2016

Interview date Wednesday 18 May 2016

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The Department invites applications from excellent candidates for a position in Statistics. Applications are welcome in any area of Statistics that complements and enhances existing activity at Bath.

A successful applicant at Senior Lecturer/Reader Level (roughly equivalent to Associate Professor) will have an outstanding track record of independent research of international standing. At Lecturer level (roughly equivalent to Assistant Professor), a successful applicant will have shown exceptional potential for achieving such research excellence.

The appointee will be expected to sustain a leading research programme, and to be active in developing and submitting competitive applications for external funding.  Candidates should also have a strong interest in pursuing excellence in undergraduate and postgraduate teaching and in supervising graduate students.

Both the Department and the University are committed to providing a supportive and inclusive working environment. We are working to improve the present gender balance within the Department, and particularly welcome applications from women.

Alongside completion of the online application form, it is essential that candidates upload:

- a full Curriculum Vitae,

- a statement of research interests of up to 3 pages explaining how their work would complement and strengthen existing activity at Bath,

- a one page summary of teaching experience, including a statement of which courses in our existing undergraduate programme they would be able to teach, and

- the names and addresses of at least three referees.

Candidates should specify which position(s) (Lecturer/Senior Lecturer/Reader) they wish to apply for.

Interviews will be held on the 17th/18th May 2016.

Informal enquiries may be addressed to: Professor Julian Faraway (J.J.Faraway@bath.ac.uk), Professor Chris Jennison (C.Jennison@bath.ac.uk) or Dr Merrilee Hurn (M.A.Hurn@bath.ac.uk).

The closing date for this job opportunity has now passed, and applications are no longer being accepted for this position

Further details:
The University of Bath is an equal opportunities employer and has an excellent international reputation with staff from over 60 different nations. To achieve our global aspirations, we welcome applicants from all backgrounds.