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LSE Fellow

Contract Type
Fixed Term
from £34,736 to £42,019 pa inclusive.
Expiry Date
The Department of Mathematics at LSE seeks to appoint an LSE Fellow with expertise in a subject area related to the Mathematics of Operations Research and/or Discrete Mathematics.

Job Description

Department of Mathematics

LSE Fellow

Salary from £34,736 to £42,019 pa inclusive.


This is a fixed term, full time appointment commencing on 3 September 2018 

for 1 year in the first instance, with possible renewal pending funding.


You will contribute to the intellectual life of the School through conducting and publishing outstanding quality research, engaging in high quality teaching as instructed by the Head of Department, and participating in the School and wider Department activities.


Candidates will have:

  • Completed, or be close to completing, a PhD related to Mathematical Operations Research or Discrete Mathematics by the post start date.
  •  A developing research record in Mathematical Operations Research or Discrete Mathematics and a clear and viable strategy for future research.
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills.
  • The ability to work in close partnership with fellow teachers, including on a one-on-one basis and in small groups, and to provide effective support, as necessary.


We offer an occupational pension scheme, generous annual leave and excellent training and development opportunities.


For further information about the post, please see the how to apply document, job description and the person specification.


To apply for this post, please go to If you have any technical queries with applying on the online system, please use the “contact us” links at the bottom of the LSE Jobs page. Should you have any queries about the role, please email


The closing date for receipt of applications is Wednesday 28 February 2018 (23.59 UK time). Regrettably, we are unable to accept any late applications.


An LSE Fellowship is intended to be an entry route to an academic career and is deemed by the School 
to be a career development position.  As such, applicants who have already been employed as a 
LSE Fellow for three years in total are not eligible to apply. If you have any queries about this please contact the HR Division.