The Department of Mathematics is seeking to appoint a Lecturer in Mathematical Biology to contribute to the continued strength of this field at York. The successful candidate will bring distinctive research quality to our research group in Mathematical Biology and Chemistry, which encompasses research interests in biological fluid dynamics, virology, ecology, physiology, chemical statistics and systems biology, and will contribute to teaching within the Department of Mathematics.
You will develop research objectives, projects and proposals and carry out individual or collaborative research and lead on or contribute to the production of research outputs and dissemination of research outcomes. You will also design, develop and deliver teaching across a wide range of modules and will undertake a range of administrative and managerial responsibilities.
You will have a PhD, or equivalent professional experience, in Mathematical Biology. You should also hold an appropriate academic professional and teaching qualification or be willing to complete the Postgraduate Certificate in Academic Practice.
You will have extensive specialist knowledge in your subject area, to design, develop and deliver teaching to students in the Department of Mathematics, and to complement and enhance the department's research strategy and goals with publicly evidenced, high-quality research. You will be able to evidence your ability to disseminate your research findings at conferences and other appropriate events.
You will be able to provide learning support to students and have knowledge of a range of teaching and research techniques and methodologies. You will have experience of taking responsibility for teaching and learning at both undergraduate and postgraduate level and of successful course planning, design and delivery.
You will have the ability to develop research objectives, projects and proposals and have well-developed analytical skills.
You will have advanced and specialist IT knowledge and highly developed communication skills to engage with a wide ranging audience using a range of media. You will have the ability to supervise the work of others, for example as an MSc, PhD or postdoctoral supervisor.
This full-time post is available from 1st August 2019. Enquiries may be made to Prof Niall MacKay (email@example.com), Prof Martin Bees (firstname.lastname@example.org ) or Prof Reidun Twarock (email@example.com)
Interview date: 25 February 2019
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