Job offer in london Research Associate with teaching duties in Statistics at Imperial College London

Imperial College London – Statistics Section, Department of Mathematics

South Kensington Campus

Fixed term: 30 months

The Statistics section seeks applications for the position of Research Associate with teaching duties, to start no later (1 June 2017). The post holders will conduct research under the supervision of Dr Heather Battey. The post includes teaching duties at undergraduate and MSc level.

Further information about the Statistics Section can be found at

Candidates will have a PhD in Statistics, Mathematics or a closely related discipline, and will have research interests in a relevant area of statistical science. Candidates must be able to demonstrate potential as both an independent researcher and as an undergraduate lecturer.  

The successful candidate will have a specialist knowledge of statistics, particularly in Theoretical and high-dimensional physics in order to collaborate with Dr Heather Battey. They will have a good publication record and recent experience of lecturing or tutoring in Statistics, and will have the ability to demonstrate the potential to teach university level Statistics effectively and enthusiastically at an introductory undergraduate level. The successful candidate will have experience of promoting effective learning and interaction with students, a demonstrable track record in statistics and clear evidence of outstanding promise and originality in research.

For informal discussions about this position, please contact Dr Heather Battey ( or Professor Niall Adams, Head of the Statistics Section (

Our preferred method of application is online via the Imperial College website  Further particulars of the post are available on the website, searching with the reference number NS2017039KL. Alternatively, if you are unable to apply online or have any queries about the application process please contact Mrs Louise Rowland, email:, quoting reference NS2017039KL to request an application form.

If you are unable to apply online, or have queries about the application process, please contact Anne Rowlands, email:

Closing date: 11 April 2017 

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