Teaching Fellow in Statistics

University of Leeds

Leeds, United Kingdom

ID: 7193988 (Ref.No. EPSMA1097)
Posted: November 16, 2023

Job Description

Do you have experience of teaching Statistics at undergraduate or postgraduate level with an established background in statistical theory and practice? Are you passionate about delivering an exceptional student experience in a research-intensive Russell Group University? 

The School of Mathematics are looking for a talented Teaching Fellow to contribute to the delivery of teaching in Statistics. As a Teaching Fellow, you will deliver innovative teaching at both undergraduate and postgraduate levels. As well as teaching and assessment, you will also contribute to the development of new teaching material in line with the University’s strategy to offer research-led student education. For the right candidate, there may also be an opportunity to be involved in development and delivery of online distance-learning postgraduate education.

With a PhD in Statistics or a closely related discipline, you will have a demonstrable ability to teach courses such as linear modelling, survival analysis or multivariate methods. You will have an enthusiastic and innovative approach to all aspects of student education, good communication and interpersonal skills, and the ability to use technology effectively and innovatively in the preparation and delivery of blended learning material. You will also be interested in developing pedagogic research and scholarship in your discipline.

What we offer in return

And much more!  

To explore the post further or for any queries you may have, please contact:

Dr Stuart Barber, Head of Department of Statistics

Tel: +44 (0)113 343 5146

Email: [email protected] 


Dr Philip Walker, Director of Student Education

Tel:  +44 (0)113 343 7585

Email:  [email protected]

Location:  Leeds - Main Campus
Faculty/Service:  Faculty of Engineering & Physical Sciences
School/Institute:  School of Mathematics
Category:  Teaching
Grade:  Grade 7
Salary:  £37,099 to £44,263 p.a.
Due to funding restrictions, an appointment will not be made higher than £39,347 p.a.
Working Time:  37.5 hours per week
Post Type:  Full Time
Contract Type:  Fixed Term (Until 01 May 2025 because there is a need for temporary cover.)
Release Date:  Wednesday 15 November 2023
Closing Date:  Wednesday 06 December 2023
Reference:  EPSMA1097

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