The Department of Mathematics of Rhodes University has two vacancies in Applied Mathematics, which will be appointable at the Professor, Associate Professor, Senior Lecturer or Lecturer level. In particular, we are looking for candidates with a strong research record in gravity, gravitational waves, or cosmology to contribute to current departmental strengths in these areas.
Candidates should have a PhD in mathematics, applied mathematics, or related disciplines, and a record of publications in accredited journals. For more senior posting, they should also have experience teaching at the undergraduate and post-graduate level in applied mathematics or theoretical physics, as well as an active research programme.
The Mathematics Department of Rhodes University consists of nine permanent members, offering degrees in both Pure and Applied Mathematics at the undergraduate and graduate level. The department is a member of the National Astrophysics and Space Sciences Program (NASSP), and operates a small computer cluster for research and teaching.