Research Fellowship in Mathematics
Imperial College London Department of Mathematics
United Kingdom

Job summary

Applications are invited for a Chapman Fellowship in the Mathematical Finance Section of the Department of Mathematics, commencing September 2022 for a fixed term of 2 years. These posts provide an excellent opportunity for those seeking to pursue an academic career in Mathematics.

Job listing information

  • Reference NAT01140
  • Date posted 8 April 2022
  • Closing date 28 May 2022

Key information about the role

  • Location South Kensington Campus (map)
  • Position type Full time, fixed term
  • Salary £41,593 – £49,210 plus benefits
  • Department Department of Mathematics
  • Category Academic & Teaching / Non Clinical Academic & Teaching

Job description

Job summary

Applications are invited for a Chapman Fellowship in the Mathematical Finance Section of the Department of Mathematics, commencing September 2022 for a fixed term of 2 years. These posts provide an excellent opportunity for those seeking to pursue an academic career in Mathematics.

Duties and responsibilities

The Chapman Fellow will produce independent and original research within the Department of Mathematics, submit publications to refereed journals, and help with teaching and administration. The post holders will be expected to undertake a self-directed program of research and scholarship, play a role in the national and international Mathematics community in addition to teaching and mentoring students in the MSc Mathematics and Finance.

Essential requirements

The essential requirements for this post are as follows:

  • Hold a PhD (or equivalent) in Mathematics or a closely related subject
  • A proven research record in Mathematical Finance or a related field such as Stochastic Analysis, Optimal Control, Statistics, or Machine Learning
  • The potential for strong leadership qualities in the subject, as illustrated, for example, through showing initiative on research projects.
  • An outstanding research record commensurate with their level of experience as demonstrated, for example, through an outstanding thesis, publications, conference presentations etc.
  • An exceptional ability in the chosen research area.
  • The ability to contribute significantly to the research environment of the Department of Mathematics as demonstrated, for example, through a proven track record of successful research interaction.
  • The ability to teach Mathematics at Undergraduate and Postgraduate level, as shown by a good level in written and verbal communication skills together with the ability to give effective presentations.

Further information

Further information about Imperial College London, the Department of Mathematics can be found at: https://www.imperial.ac.uk/mathematics  

*Candidates who have not yet been officially awarded their PhD will be appointed as Research Assistant within the salary range £36,694 - £39,888 per annum.

In addition to completing the online application, candidates should upload following documents:

  • A full CV
  • Supporting Statement
  • Research Report
  • Teaching Report
  • Publications

If you have any queries about the post, please contact:

Head of Finance Section (Prof Johannes Karbe-Muhle j.muhle-karbe@imperial.ac.uk ) or the Chair of the panel (Sebastian van Strien s.van-strien@imperial.ac.uk )

Queries relating to the application process should be directed to Jessica Charlton j.charlton@imperial.ac.uk

If you experience any technical issues when applying online, please contact the Recruitment team:  support.jobs@imperial.ac.uk

Closing date:  28 May 2022

Interview dates: the second part of June 2022 

The College is a proud signatory to the San-Francisco Declaration on Research Assessment (DORA), which means that in hiring and promotion decisions, we evaluate applicants on the quality of their work, not the journal impact factor where it is published. For more information, see https://www.imperial.ac.uk/research-and-innovation/about-imperial-research/research-evaluation/

The College believes that the use of animals in research is vital to improve human and animal health and welfare. Animals may only be used in research programmes where their use is shown to be necessary for developing new treatments and making medical advances. Imperial is committed to ensuring that, in cases where this research is deemed essential, all animals in the College’s care are treated with full respect, and that all staff involved with this work show due consideration at every level. http://www.imperial.ac.uk/research-and-innovation/about-imperial-research/research-integrity/animal-research

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