01 December 2019


Bath / UK



Research Associate in Probability (fixed-term post) – University Of Bath

The researcher will work in the EPSRC project “Mathematical analysis of strongly correlated processes on discrete dynamic structures” of Alexandre Stauffer. The area of research will be centered on the mathematical analysis of random large-scale interacting systems.

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Main duties and responsibilities:

  • Conduct individual and/or collaborative research projects. Contribute to the design and execution of the project e.g. timetabling and meeting project milestones; participating in regular discussions with collaborative partners. Generate, collect and analyse existing data related to the project using
    qualitative and/or quantitative techniques.
  • Writing up results of research and contributing to the publication of results in high-quality peer-reviewed academic literature.
  • Disseminating results of research project as appropriate to the discipline through activities such as:
    1. overseas research visits
    2. conference presentations
    3. public engagement activities
  • Participate in departmental/group meetings and prepare and deliver presentations/seminars to project team, internal and external stakeholders or funders.
  • Assist with the supervision of postgraduate students and undergraduate project students and the assessment of student knowledge.
  • Continually update knowledge and understanding in field or specialism to inform research activity.
  • Identify sources of funding and provide assistance with preparing bids to funding bodies. Develop ability to secure own funding e.g. travel grants.
  • Contribute to the development of research objectives and proposals for own or joint research projects, with assistance of a mentor, if required.

Opportunity Focus Areas:

  • mathematics

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Program Period

start date between February and November 2020 for a period of up to 2 years.

Eligibility Requirements (Criteria)

  • A PhD degree (or evidence of imminent thesis submission) in mathematics or related areas.
  • Demonstrated significant depth and breadth of specialist knowledge of subject matter to contribute
    to research programmes and to the development of departmental research activities.
  • Demonstrated awareness of latest developments in the field of research and in research design.
  • Demonstrated potential to publish in high quality, peer reviewed journals.
  • Ability to prepare research proposals, to conduct individual research work and to disseminate results.
  • Ability to organise and prioritise own workload to meet required deadlines.
  • Ability to write research reports and to effectively disseminate outcomes.
  • Excellent oral, interpersonal and written communication skills.
  • Proficiency in appropriate techniques (as appropriate to discipline).

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Opportunity Cost


  • Salary Starting from £33,797, rising to £40,322

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