School of Mathematics

Chancellor's Fellowships

Chancellor's Fellowship (five positions) [tenure-track posts at Lecturer or Reader level].

Applications are invited for up to five Chancellor's Fellowship posts in Mathematics. Each Fellowship provides a research-focused reduced-teaching position for up to 5 years, followed immediately by a standard open-ended (ie "tenured") lectureship or readership post.

Applicants should have research interests in any area of: Applied and Computational Mathematics Financial Mathematics Mathematical Physics Operational Research Pure Mathematics Statistics One of the positions will be specifically dedicated to algebra (Representation Theory, very broadly conceived). Applicants will have a research record of the highest calibre, exhibiting the potential to become an international leader. We welcome candidates whose interests may also reach out to other disciplines.

Appointment will normally be made on the Lecturer scale, £37,382 - £44,607. Dependent on experience, and in exceptional circumstances, appointment may be to Senior Lecturer/Reader level for which the salary scale is £47,314 - £53,233.

 Interviews will be held during May 2013. Applications containing a detailed CV and an outline of a proposed research programme should be made online via

 The University of Edinburgh is an equal opportunities employer. The School of Mathematics supports the LMS Good Practice Scheme.