Undertake a full teaching load, including the development, delivery and evaluation of modules/programmes in mathematics within the undergraduate and post qualification provision within the School. To supervise students and to carry out administrative duties within the work area as required. To pursue excellence in, teaching and to inspire others to do the same
Postgraduate degree at PhD level in Mathematics or related subject area or relevant industrial experience; Teaching experience at undergraduate level; Demonstrate specialist knowledge and current advancements within academic subject area
https://krb-sjobs.brassring.com/TGnewUI/Search/home/HomeWithPreLoad?PageType=JobDetails&partnerid=30011&siteid=5460&AReq=12848BR Skip to main content Cardiff University Logo Job search Cardiff Home Sign In Lecturer in Mathematics 12848BR Cardiff School of Mathematics Teaching & Scholarship Advert Lecturer in Mathematics Cardiff School of Mathematics The School of Mathematics wishes to appoint a Lecturer to assist with the preparation, co-ordination delivery and support of a range of mathematics modules within the School. The post-holder will be responsible for working as part of the team delivering our undergraduate programmes in mathematics. This will require providing academic support, lectures, tutorials and seminars, as well as pastoral support to the students. The School of Mathematics is a research-led School in Cardiff University, one of the UK’s leading universities, with a reputation for internationally excellent research and high-quality teaching. http://www.cardiff.ac.uk/mathematics This position is full-time, 35 hours per week and is fixed term for 12 months. Salary range: £34,304 - £40,927 per annum (Grade 6) The post is available from 15th January 2022. We particularly welcome applications from females as they are under-represented with Cardiff University in this field. Informal enquiries may be made to Professor Tim Phillips (PhillipsTN@cardiff.ac.uk) or Ms Beatrice Allen (AllenBE@cardiff.ac.uk) Date advert posted: Thursday, 18 November 2021 Closing date: Thursday, 16 December 2021 This post has previously been advertised to employees of Cardiff University only. We now invite external applications. Please be aware that Cardiff University reserves the right to close this vacancy early should sufficient applications be received. Cardiff University is committed to supporting and promoting equality and diversity and to creating an inclusive working environment. We believe this can be achieved through attracting, developing, and retaining a diverse range of staff from many different backgrounds. We therefore welcome applicants from all sections of the community regardless of sex, ethnicity, disability, sexual orientation, trans identity, relationship status, religion or belief, caring responsibilities, or age. In supporting our employees to achieve a balance between their work and their personal lives, we will also consider proposals for flexible working or job share arrangements. Job Description Main Functions Undertake a full teaching load, including the development, delivery and evaluation of modules/programmes in mathematics within the undergraduate and post qualification provision within the School. To supervise students and to carry out administrative duties within the work area as required. To pursue excellence in, teaching and to inspire others to do the same Main Duties and Responsibilities Teaching Design and deliver teaching programmes for courses and contribute to module development as part of a module team. Inspire undergraduate and postgraduate students under the guidance of a mentor / module leader and develop skills in assessment methods and in providing constructive feedback to students. Supervise the work of students including the supervision of Undergraduate and Master’s students Supply pastoral care through both acting as a Personal Tutor and providing support and guidance to students, building and establishing trust Scholarship Contribute to scholarship in the area of work through participation in conferences, seminars and other academic and professional forums to disseminate the results of individual scholarship Engage in scholarly activity through journal articles and/or outputs which advance knowledge within the area of work Contribute to scholarship through interdisciplinary working with individuals and teams within, and external to, the wider university community Carry out other forms of scholarship including work associated with examinations (setting and marking paper and providing constructive feedback to students), administration, participation in committee work Other Engage effectively with industrial, commercial and public sector organisations, professional institutions, other academic institutions etc., regionally and nationally to raise awareness of the School’s profile, to cultivate strategically valuable alliances, and to pursue opportunities for collaboration across a range of activities. These activities are expected to contribute to the School and the enhancement of its regional and national profile Undergo personal and professional development that is appropriate to and which will enhance performance in the role of Lecturer Participate in School administration and activities to promote the School and its work to the wider University and the outside world Any other duties not included above, but consistent with the role. Person Specification Essential Criteria Qualifications and Education Postgraduate degree at PhD level in Mathematics or related subject area or relevant industrial experience. Knowledge, Skills and Experience Teaching experience at undergraduate level Demonstrate specialist knowledge and current advancements within academic subject area Ability to design, deliver and continuously develop modules across the School’s teaching programmes. Pastoral, Communication and Team Working Excellent communication skills with the ability to present complex and conceptual ideas clearly and confidently to others using high level skills and a range of media The ability to provide appropriate pastoral support to students, appreciate the needs of individual students and their circumstances and to act as a personal tutor. Other Proven ability to demonstrate creativity, innovation and teamworking within work Desirable Criteria Relevant professional qualification(s). Proven ability to work without close supervision Proven ability to adapt to the changing requirements of the Higher Education community. Evidence of ability to participate in and develop both internal and external networks and utilise them to enhance the teaching and research activities of the School. A willingness to take responsibility for academically related administration. When attaching the supporting statement to your application profile, please ensure that you name it with the vacancy reference number and your name. Additional Information School of Mathematics The School of Mathematics is a research-led School in Cardiff University, one of the UK’s leading universities, with a reputation for internationally excellent research and high quality teaching. In the recent Research Excellence Framework (REF) 2014, Cardiff University was ranked 5th in the UK in terms of the grade point average (GPA) of its overall quality profile. The School moved into a new building ‘Abacws’ in August 2021 co-located with the School of Computer Science and Informatics. The building has been designed in collaboration with students and academic staff to create interdisciplinary, flexible and creative workspaces, with innovative teaching areas being a key feature. The School has six main research groups: Applied and Computational Mathematics; GAPT: Geometry, Algebra, Mathematical Physics and Topology; Mathematical Analysis; Mathematics Education; Operational Research; and Statistics. We are an internationally recognised centre of excellence for research in the mathematical sciences. In REF 2014 the School was ranked joint 19th out of 53 submissions with a GPA of 3.08 in the Mathematical Sciences Unit of Assessment. All of the research submitted was rated at least ‘internationally recognised’ with 90% rated as either ‘world leading’ or ‘internationally excellent’. A distinctive feature of the submission was that 100% of our research was rated as ‘outstanding’ or ‘very considerable’ for its impact in terms of its reach and significance. We have provided solutions to contemporary issues such as data security and hospital waiting times. The School engages with industry, young people and the wider community to make our innovative research accessible to a wider audience. The School has a long-standing culture of applied research and direct engagement with a wide range of industrial, government and commercial organisations such as the NHS, Hewlett Packard and the Office for National Statistics. The School offers a lively postgraduate environment, with a significant number of postgraduates working in its specialist areas. Undergraduate students are offered a wide choice of degree programmes, covering an extensive and exciting range of mathematics and its applications. All students join a thriving mathematical community where excellent facilities, tuition of the highest quality, and a friendly supporting environment may be enjoyed. More details on the School can be found at http://www.cardiff.ac.uk/maths/ Salary Range Min. 34,304 Salary Range Max. 40,927 Job Category Academic - Teaching & Scholarship Grade Grade 6 Scroll to top English (International) Infinite Talent Privacy Statement
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