Location:

Australia


Position type:

Full time

15 May 2019
13 Jun 2019

Full details:

Reference number: QUE-507329

School of Mathematics and Physics

The School of Mathematics and Physics hosts several research centres and is an active partner in a number of multidisciplinary research groups both within and external to the University. Our staff are recognised internationally for their active and dynamic research programs across a wide range of areas in mathematics.

About This Opportunity

This position is located at our picturesque St Lucia campus, renowned as one of Australia’s most attractive university campuses, and located just 7km from Brisbane’s city centre. Bounded by the Brisbane River on three sides, and with outstanding public transport connections, our 114-hectare site provides a perfect work environment – you can enjoy the best of both worlds: a vibrant campus with the tradition of an established university.

For US applicants, please note that Australian Universities use British terminology, as such a Lecturer (Level B) position is equivalent to that of an Assistant Professor position in the US.

Our Ideal Candidate

Applicants should have a strong publication record relative to opportunity, as well as potential to attract research grants. They will be an enthusiastic teacher, with the ability to teach courses in mathematical analysis as well as non-specialist courses to students in other disciplines. Applicants should address how their research complements and supplements our current research strengths.  

The successful appointee will be expected to:

  • teach undergraduate and postgraduate mathematics courses;
  • engage in curriculum development;
  • supervise postgraduate and honours students;
  • conduct high-quality research;
  • perform administrative, outreach and other activities associated with the School.

We value diversity and inclusion, and actively encourage applications from those who bring diversity to the University. Our Diversity and Inclusion webpage contains further information if you require additional support. Accessibility requirements and/or adjustments can be directed to recruitment@uq.edu.au.

What We Can Offer

This is a full-time, fixed term position for three years at Academic Level B.

The full-time equivalent base salary will be in the range $95,771 - $113,728, plus super of up to 17%.

You will be able to take advantage of UQ Sport Facilities, salary sacrificing options, on-campus childcare, discounted private health insurance, cheap parking, development programs and many other benefits.

For further information, please review The University of Queensland's Enterprise Bargaining Agreement 2018-2021.

Our Selection Process

Please note that Panel Interviews have been scheduled for the week commencing 1 July 2019 at The University of Queensland's St Lucia campus.

As part of the Selection Process, applicants shortlisted for interview will be required to present a seminar and mock lecture to members of the school community prior to their scheduled interview. Research seminars and lecture topics will be provided with adequate notice to shortlisted candidates.   

The University of Queensland is committed to ensuring all candidates are provided with the opportunity to attend the panel interviews, however, for those candidates who are unable to attend in person, video interview options will be available.   

Questions?

To discuss this role please contact Associate Professor Tony Roberts on +61 7 3365 3263 or email apr@maths.uq.edu.au.  

Want to Apply?

To submit an application for this role, use the 'APPLY NOW' button below. All applicants must supply the following documents:

  • Cover letter
  • Resume
  • Responses to the Selection Criteria

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