Grant award from STFC

Dr Vincent Drach  have been awarded by the Science and Technology Facilities Council (STFC) a three-year research grant, worth GBP 39,000. The grant  will  foster activities on the topic of  “The Universe at Extreme Scale” and will finance travels to conferences and workshops. This will further develop the Plymouth  Center for Mathematical Sciences  in the field of theoretical particle physics beyond the Standard Model and contribute to the quest of New Physics at experiments like those performed at CERN’s Large Hadron Collider (Switzerland).

Vacancy for Lecturer in Statistics

The school is advertising for a lecturer in statistics. The full advert is here.

There is information about the current staff working in the statistics and data science group here.

This post offers an exciting opportunity to contribute to the School’s range of teaching in statistics; to undertake research and to participate in outreach and other activities. You will demonstrate the ability or potential to teach statistics at all levels, including foundation/undergraduate programmes, postgraduate taught programmes and undertake PhD supervision where appropriate. Especial notice will be taken of candidates who can demonstrate an interest in supporting our undergraduate education-related teaching.