Lecturer in Mathematics

University of Tasmania School of Natural Sciences

Lecturer in Mathematics

Apply nowJob no: 495312
Work type: Full time
Location: Hobart
Categories: Academic - Teaching & Research

Lecturer in Mathematics

  • Full time ongoing position
  • Based in Hobart
  • Support the Mathematics Discipline’s internationally recognised research in applied mathematics or statistics and decision science.

The Discipline of Mathematics lies within the School of Natural Sciences, offering a range of courses and research supervision in mathematics and statistics. Present research interests include phylogenetics, fluid mechanics, operations research, applied statistics and theoretical ecology.

The Opportunity

Join a team of nine academics contributing to the dynamic and intellectually active environment within the School of Natural Sciences. As Lecturer in Mathematics, you will be expected to pursue research either in one of our main areas of interest or in a field that complements existing strengths.

Key Accountabilities:

  • Develop and maintain links within the University, the discipline, profession, industry and wider community.
  • Conduct high-quality research of national standing, secure funding and publish research findings.
  • Effectively contribute to the achievement of University strategic objectives.
  • Contribute to the supervision of research higher degree students.
  • Undertake excellent scholarly coursework teaching.

Selection Criteria:

To be successful in the role, your application will need to demonstrate;

  • A continuing record of research of national recognition which contributes to applied mathematics and/or statistics and decision science.
  • A record of building and maintaining productive links within the discipline and the wider community.
  • Experience in University-level teaching and learning.
  • A PhD or equivalent in a relevant field.

Remuneration

Appointment to this role at Academic Level B will have a total remuneration package of up to $133,842 comprising base salary within the range of $98,537 to $114,395 plus 17% superannuation.

Appointment to this role at Academic Level C will have a total remuneration package of up to $158,046 comprising base salary within the range of $118,946 to $135,082 plus 17% superannuation.

How to Apply:

  • To apply online, please provide your CV and a cover letter outlining your interest in the role, skills, capabilities, and experience.  You should separately address the selection criteria.
  • For further information about this position, please contact Professor Andrew Bassom, Head of Discipline, Mathematics, Andrew.Bassom@utas.edu.au or +61 3 6226 2403.
  • Please visit http://www.utas.edu.au/jobs/applying2 for our guide to applying and details on the recruitment process.

Applications close Friday, 12 March 2021, 11.55pm  

Download File Position Description - Lecturer in Mathematics.pdf

To be eligible for this position, you are required to have Australian citizenship, permanent residence or a current valid visa that allows you to fulfill the requirements of this role.

Advertised: 12 Feb 2021 Tasmania Daylight Time
Applications close: 12 Mar 2021 Tasmania Daylight Time