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Associate Lecturer or Lecturer or Senior Lecturer in Pure Mathematics @Adelaide

Location: School of Computer and Mathematical Sciences, University of Adelaide
Employment Type: Full-time, Level A or B or C
Duration: 4-year fixed-term
Closing Date: 19 November 2023

Fixed-term teaching and research position in pure mathematics, available from 1 January 2024.
Preference may be given to applicants with a research record in Differential Geometry, or a related area.

How to apply

Learn more about this position and apply: click here.

Associate/Lecturer or Senior Lecturer in Mathematics @Adelaide

Location: School of Mathematical Sciences, University of Adelaide
Employment Type: Full-time, Level B or C
Duration: 3-year appointment (convertible)
Remuneration: Level B ($102,952–$121,779) or Level C ($125,537–$144,368) + 17% superannuation
Closing Date: 28 October 2022

Fixed term position for 3 years, convertible to continuing, subject to performance and funding availability.

Flexible work arrangements can be negotiated with the right candidate.

The School of Mathematical Sciences is seeking an outstanding individual, passionate about teaching, to support Haide College, its joint venture with Ocean University in Qingdao, China. In this education-focused role, you will be responsible for the delivery of a range of courses at all levels of the undergraduate mathematics curriculum with an emphasis on applied mathematics, statistics and data science. You will lead the implementation of innovative delivery modes through a combination of online teaching and regular teaching visits to China, to provide a global education for students in the joint program.

The Faculty of Sciences, Engineering and Technology aims to increase the diversity of its staff. Applications from women are particularly encouraged.

How to apply

Learn more about this position and apply: click here.

Lecturer or Senior Lecturer in Mathematics @Adelaide

Location: School of Computer and Mathematical Sciences, University of Adelaide
Employment Type: Full-time, Level B or C
Duration: 2-year appointment (convertible)
Remuneration: Level B ($107,276–$126,894) or Level C ($130,810–$150,431) + 17% superannuation
Closing Date: 24 September 2023

The School of Computer and Mathematical Sciences is seeking an outstanding individual, passionate about teaching, to support Haide College, its joint venture with Ocean University in Qingdao, China. In this education-focused role, you will be responsible for the delivery of a range of courses at all levels of the undergraduate mathematics curriculum with an emphasis on applied mathematics, statistics and data science. You will lead the implementation of innovative delivery modes through a combination of online teaching and regular teaching visits to China, to provide a global education for students in the joint program. The position is available from 1 December 2023.

How to apply

Learn more about this position and apply: click here.

ARC Grant Funded Researcher (A), Mathematical Sciences @Adelaide

Location: School of Computer and Mathematical Sciences, University of Adelaide
Employment Type: Full-time
Duration: Fixed-term position for 2 years
Remuneration: Level A ($91,402–$97,927) per annum + employer contribution of 17% superannuation
Closing Date: 11:55pm, Monday 17 April 2023

Postdoctoral position in the general area of the interplay between Index Theory, Non-commutative geometry and applications to string theory.

Build your research career at the School of Computer and Mathematical Sciences in a world-class research discipline of Pure Mathematics.

We are seeking to appoint a recent postdoctoral researcher in Index Theory, Noncommutative geometry and applications to string theory, for the Discovery Project held by Professor Mathai Varghese and funded by the Australia Research Council.

The School of Computer and Mathematical Sciences is a thriving centre of learning, teaching and research, and many of its academic staff are world leaders in their fields and graduates are highly regarded by employers.

The School of Mathematical Sciences is one of seven schools that make up the Faculty of Engineering, Computer and Mathematical Sciences. Pure Mathematics at our university received the top ranking of 5 in the Excellence in Research for Australia ranking of 2018, making it one of the premier departments in the country. It hosts the Institute for Geometry and its Applications (http://www.iga.adelaide.edu.au/) which is extremely active at organising workshops, lecture series and instructional schools that benefit postgraduate students, early career researchers and other staff.

Collaboration with other researchers and students in the School is also encouraged.

To be successful you will need:

  • Recent PhD in Pure Mathematics or Mathematical Physics (If thesis submission is pending, state expected submission date on your cover letter)
  • Demonstrated strong research capability, in terms of publications in Index Theory, Noncommutative Geometry and applications to String Theory
  • Strong background in Index Theory, Noncommunicative Geometry and applications to String Theory.
  • Demonstrated ability to conduct independent research and a willingness to work effectively as a member of Professor Mathai Varghese’s team.

Enjoy an outstanding career environment

The University of Adelaide is a uniquely rewarding workplace. The size, breadth and quality of our education and research programs – including significant industry, government and community collaborations – offers you vast scope and opportunity for a long, fulfilling career.

It also enables us to attract high-calibre people in all facets of our operations, ensuring you will be surrounded by talented colleagues, many world-leading. Our work’s cutting-edge nature – not just in your own area, but across virtually the full spectrum of human endeavour – provides a constant source of inspiration.

Our culture is one that welcomes all and embraces diversity consistent with our Staff Values and Behaviour Framework and our Values of integrity, respect, collegiality, excellence and discovery. We firmly believe that our people are our most valuable asset, so we work to grow and diversify the skills, knowledge and capability of all our staff.

We embrace flexibility as a key principle to allow our people to manage the changing demands of work, personal and family life. Flexible working arrangements are on offer for all roles at the University.

In addition, we offer a wide range of attractive staff benefits. These include: salary packaging; flexible work arrangements; high-quality professional development programs and activities; and an on-campus health clinic, gym and other fitness facilities.

Learn more at: adelaide.edu.au/jobs

Your faculty’s broader role

As a member of Australia’s G08, the University of Adelaide is recognised as one of the nation’s most respected research-intensive universities, challenging and inspiring graduates to make a real difference. The Faculty of Science, Engineering and Technology (SET) holds an outstanding reputation for teaching, research, and quality graduates. Comprised of eight schools, 21 centres and five institutes, the Faculty of SET is responsible for teaching over 8,500 students across our three campuses, North Terrace, Waite and Roseworthy, and has an annual budget of $300 million. The faculty is a significant contributor to the University’s research reputation, earning annual research revenue above $120 million. Many of our research areas have achieved a world-class research rating of 5 in the 2018 ERA rankings. The faculty is responsible for teaching and research across wide range of disciplines including Engineering, Computer and Mathematical Sciences, Architecture, Biology, Physics, Chemistry and Earth Sciences, Agriculture, Food and Wine and Animal and Veterinary Science. The Faculty of SET is an innovative and agile working environment that champions excellence, diversity and inclusion in our teaching, research, and global engagement leadership.

Learn more at: set.adelaide.edu.au

How to apply

If you have the talent, we’ll give you the opportunity. Together, let’s make history.
Click on the link below to view the Selection Criteria and to apply for the opportunity.

https://careers.adelaide.edu.au/cw/en/job/511667/arc-research-associate-a

Please ensure you submit a cover letter, resume, and upload a document that includes your responses to all of the selection criteria for the position as contained in the position description or selection criteria document.

For a confidential discussion regarding this position, contact:

Sir Thomas Elder Professor Mathai Varghese
ARC Australian Laureate Fellow
E: mathai.vargese@adelaide.edu.au

ARC Grant Funded Researcher (A), Mathematical Sciences @Adelaide

Location: School of Mathematical Sciences, University of Adelaide
Employment Type: Full-time
Duration: Fixed-term position for 2½ years
Remuneration: Level A ($91,402–$97,927) per annum + employer contribution of 17% superannuation
Closing Date: 11:55pm, Monday 1st May 2023

The Postdoctoral Research Fellow will conduct research funded by the Australian Research Council on developing mathematical models to predict biofilm expansion.

Build your research career at the School of Computer and Mathematical Sciences in a world-class research discipline of Applied Mathematics.

We are seeking to appoint a Postdoctoral Research Fellow to contribute to the development of mathematical models to predict biofilm expansion. This project aims to better understand the mechanisms that inhibit and promote the growth of biofilms by comparing results from mathematical models with experiments of biofilms grown in the laboratory. Insights from the modelling and experiments of biofilms will have practical applications in biotechnological, industrial, and medical sectors. The candidate will be encouraged to develop, simulate and analyse mathematical models for biofilm growth processes independently, using partial differential equations and / or agent-based approaches. To facilitate comparison of the model with experiments, the candidate will collaborate closely with biologists at the University of Adelaide and the University of Kent (UK). Experience of using statistical methods to infer estimates of model parameters from laboratory experiments is highly desirable.

The School of Computer and Mathematical Sciences is a thriving centre of learning, teaching and research, and many of its academic staff are world leaders in their fields and graduates are highly regarded by employers.

The University offers a great range of benefits such as salary packaging, research support schemes and a range of flexible work arrangements. Apply now to be part of this unique and exciting opportunity.

To be successful you will need:

  • A PhD in applied mathematics or related area of science or engineering.
  • Experience of developing, simulating and analysing mathematical and computational models of real-world phenomena.
  • Experience of writing numerical codes in a scientific programming language such as Matlab, Julia or Python.
  • Strong research record relative to career stage, as evidenced by publications in leading journals and conference presentations.
  • Demonstrated ability to conduct independent research and willingness to work effectively as a member of a research team.

Enjoy an outstanding career environment

The University of Adelaide is a uniquely rewarding workplace. The size, breadth and quality of our education and research programs – including significant industry, government and community collaborations – offers you vast scope and opportunity for a long, fulfilling career.

It also enables us to attract high-calibre people in all facets of our operations, ensuring you will be surrounded by talented colleagues, many world-leading. Our work’s cutting-edge nature – not just in your own area, but across virtually the full spectrum of human endeavour – provides a constant source of inspiration.

Our culture is one that welcomes all and embraces diversity consistent with our Staff Values and Behaviour Framework and our Values of integrity, respect, collegiality, excellence and discovery. We firmly believe that our people are our most valuable asset, so we work to grow and diversify the skills, knowledge and capability of all our staff.

We embrace flexibility as a key principle to allow our people to manage the changing demands of work, personal and family life. Flexible working arrangements are on offer for all roles at the University.

In addition, we offer a wide range of attractive staff benefits. These include: salary packaging; flexible work arrangements; high-quality professional development programs and activities; and an on-campus health clinic, gym and other fitness facilities.

Learn more at: adelaide.edu.au/jobs

Your faculty’s broader role

As a member of Australia’s G08, the University of Adelaide is recognised as one of the nation’s most respected research-intensive universities, challenging and inspiring graduates to make a real difference. The Faculty of Science, Engineering and Technology (SET) holds an outstanding reputation for teaching, research, and quality graduates. Comprised of eight schools, 21 centres and five institutes, the Faculty of SET is responsible for teaching over 8,500 students across our three campuses, North Terrace, Waite and Roseworthy, and has an annual budget of $300 million. The faculty is a significant contributor to the University’s research reputation, earning annual research revenue above $120 million. Many of our research areas have achieved a world-class research rating of 5 in the 2018 ERA rankings. The faculty is responsible for teaching and research across wide range of disciplines including Engineering, Computer and Mathematical Sciences, Architecture, Biology, Physics, Chemistry and Earth Sciences, Agriculture, Food and Wine and Animal and Veterinary Science. The Faculty of SET is an innovative and agile working environment that champions excellence, diversity and inclusion in our teaching, research, and global engagement leadership.

Learn more at: set.adelaide.edu.au

How to apply

If you have the talent, we’ll give you the opportunity. Together, let’s make history.
Click on the link below to view the Selection Criteria and to apply for the opportunity.

https://careers.adelaide.edu.au/cw/en/job/511498/arc-grant-funded-researcher-a-mathematical-sciences

Please ensure you submit a cover letter, resume, and upload a document that includes your responses to all of the selection criteria for the position as contained in the position description or selection criteria document.

Lecturer or Senior Lecturer in Mathematics @Adelaide

Location: School of Mathematical Sciences, University of Adelaide
Employment Type: Full-time, Level B or C
Duration: 3-year appointment (convertible)
Remuneration: Level B ($102,952–$121,779) or Level C ($125,537–$144,368) + 17% superannuation
Closing Date: 28 October 2022

Fixed term position for 3 years, convertible to continuing, subject to performance and funding availability.

Flexible work arrangements can be negotiated with the right candidate.

The School of Mathematical Sciences is seeking an outstanding individual, passionate about teaching, to support Haide College, its joint venture with Ocean University in Qingdao, China. In this education-focused role, you will be responsible for the delivery of a range of courses at all levels of the undergraduate mathematics curriculum with an emphasis on applied mathematics, statistics and data science. You will lead the implementation of innovative delivery modes through a combination of online teaching and regular teaching visits to China, to provide a global education for students in the joint program.

The Faculty of Sciences, Engineering and Technology aims to increase the diversity of its staff. Applications from women are particularly encouraged.

How to apply

Learn more about this position and apply: click here.

Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Mathematics @Adelaide

Location: School of Mathematical Sciences, University of Adelaide
Employment Type: Full-time, Level B/C
Duration: 3-year appointment
Remuneration: $100,933–$119,391 p.a. + 17% superannuation (Level B); $123,075–$141,537 p.a. + 17% superannuation (Level C)
Closing Date: 21 August 2022

Three-year fixed term position available from 1 January 2023. On conclusion of the three-year term, the position may be converted to a continuing position under the provisions of the University’s Enterprise Agreement.

The University of Adelaide is growing the statistics, data science, and stochastic modelling team in the School of Mathematical Sciences. This is an opportunity for a highly motivated researcher and committed educator to join a School that is a leader in pedagogical innovation and received the highest possible rating of research quality in the mathematical sciences overall and in each of its disciplines in the two most recent ERA assessments.

The School has identified data science, broadly construed, as one of its strategic priorities. We are seeking an enthusiastic colleague to work with us to expand our research and educational offerings in statistics, data science, and stochastic modelling. Willingness to engage with industry would be an asset.

The School is strongly committed to increasing the diversity of its staff and students. The available position is directed at applicants who are able to contribute to the diversity of the School community.

How to apply

Learn more about this position and apply: https://careers.adelaide.edu.au/cw/en/job/510111/lecturer-senior-lecturer-school-of-mathematical-sciences