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Lectureship in School of Mathematics

Published: Tuesday, 4 December 2012 Tags: news_article

The School of Mathematics invites applications from highly qualified candidates for a temporary 2.5-year lectureship in Operational Research. The position is available from 1 April 2013 or at another date by mutual agreement. ...

Path to success

Published: Wednesday, 28 November 2012 Tags: news_article

Three of our Year 4 undergraduate students, Maddie Bailey, Paul Horrocks and Greg Tyler, have been busy creating a valuable course-selection web-based tool for existing and prospective students. Path was launched recently - ...

Postgraduate wins prize for best talk

Published: Monday, 26 November 2012 Tags: news_article

Postgraduate student Marina Iliopoulou has won the prize for the best presentation at the 2012 Graduate Student Meeting of the London Mathematical Society.

Knot's Tale (Peter Guthrie Tait) : 2 Videos

Published: Friday, 23 November 2012 Tags: news_article

Julia Collins gave two versions of her talk A Knot's Tale about the 19th century mathematical physicist/knot theorist Peter Guthrie Tait : a topology seminar in Edinburgh on October 26 for a largely undergraduate audience, ...

Michael Singer

Published: Friday, 23 November 2012 Tags: news_article

Professor Michael Singer, Head of School 2006-2011, will be leaving Edinburgh at the end of 2012, to take up a chair at University College London. We wish him well! We also congratulate him on his recent election to the Council ...

UK Maths Trust Senior Team Challenge

Published: Monday, 19 November 2012 Tags: news_article

On 12th November the University of Edinburgh was proud to host the UK Maths Trust Senior Team Challenge.

Fellows of the American Mathematical Society

Published: Monday, 5 November 2012 Tags: news_article

We congratulate Sir Michael Atiyah and Agata Smoktunowicz on their appointment as inaugural Fellows of the American Mathematical Society.

Postgraduate is runner up in paper award competition

Published: Thursday, 4 October 2012 Tags: news_article

PhD student Martin Takac has won second prize in the INFORMS Computing Society student paper award competition.

Chancellor's Fellowship in Mathematical Analysis

Published: Thursday, 4 October 2012 Tags: news_article

The School of Mathematics is seeking outstanding candidates for a Chancellor's Fellowship in Mathematical Analysis.  The Fellowship provides a research-focused reduced-teaching position for up to 5 years which converts ...

2 Lectureships in the School of Mathematics

Published: Thursday, 27 September 2012 Tags: news_article

The School of Mathematics is seeking outstanding candidates for up to two permanent lectureships in Applied and Computational Mathematics. Exceptionally an appointment may be made at a higher level (UE09 Senior Lecturer/Reader). ...