Applications are invited from outstanding individuals for a Reader/Chair in Partial Differential Equations and Analysis within the Department of Mathematics.
Position: Reader/ Chair in Partial Differential Equations and Analysis
Location: South Kensington Campus
Starting salary: From £81,791 pa (Chair); From £71,448 pa (Reader)
Closing Date: 4 January 2022
About the Role
You will work in the area of partial differential equations and analysis, interpreted in the broadest sense and including stochastic partial differential equations. You will contribute to the academic mission of Imperial College London to deliver world class scholarship, education and research.
You will be engaged with research, education, and administrative duties in alignment with the department’s strategy, goals and vision. Among your research duties, you will direct a research programme at the highest scientifically rigorous levels, supervise, train and mentor research staff and students, obtain funds and research grants and encourage and guide junior research staff to do the same, and establish links with industry.
You will teach and examine courses at all levels, teach modules in partial differential equations and analysis at all levels, supervise PhD, MSc and MSci theses. You will also undertake appropriate administrative tasks in support of the department’s teaching and research activities and attend relevant academic or management committees.
The Department conducts research of the highest quality and has strengths in several interconnected areas of Partial Differential Equations including Stochastic Analysis, Geometry, Applied and Numerical Analysis, Dynamical Systems, Fluid Dynamics, and Mathematical Physics.
Full information on duties, responsibilities and criteria can be found in the Job Description.
PhD in partial differential equations, analysis, stochastic partial differential equations or a related field
An international reputation (commensurate with career stage) and expertise in the field of partial differential equations, analysis and/or stochastic PDEs
A significant or sustained track record (commensurate with career stage) in attracting high levels of research funding
Extensive experience in leading the design of research programmes
An excellent record of research, evidenced by a portfolio of research publications, confirming national/ international standing (commensurate with career stage)
Experience of training Undergraduate and Postgraduate students
Experience of supervision of higher degrees (PhD)
Evidence of management and administration experience
Ability to communicate well, conveying ideas and concepts clearly and effectively