Cambridge University Reporter

Lucasian Professorship of Mathematics: Notice

The Board of Electors to the Lucasian Professorship of Mathematics invite applications for this Professorship, to take up appointment on 1 October 2009 or as soon as possible thereafter.

Applications are invited from persons working on mathematics applied to the physical world, with strong preference for the broad area of theoretical physics.

The appointment will be subject to the Statutes and Ordinances of the University.

Further information may be obtained from the Academic Secretary, University Offices, The Old Schools, Cambridge, CB2 1TT (email, to whom a letter of application should be sent, together with details of current and future research plans, a curriculum vitae, a publications list, and form PD18 with details of two referees, so as to reach him no later than 15 December 2008.

Informal enquiries about this Professorship may be directed at any time to Professor Peter Haynes, Head of the Department of Applied Mathematics and Theoretical Physics (tel. 01223 337862, email Further information about the Department may be found at

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