School of Mathematical Sciences

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James Preston

Assistant Professor, Faculty of Science



  • BSc in Mathematics with Engineering (2010-2013)
  • PGCE in Secondary Mathematics Education (2013-2014)
  • Maths Teacher at East Leake Academy (2014-2015)
  • PhD in Mathematical Medicine and Biology (2015-2019)
  • University Teacher (2019-present)

Teaching Summary

The modules I currently teach on are:

  • Foundation Mathematics 1-4 (MTHSF00X, X = 1,2,3,4)
  • Mathematical Methods for Civil Engineering (MTHS1009)
  • Advanced Mathematical Modelling for Process Engineers (MTHS2008)

I also run a few third year projects in the field of Mathematical Medicine and Biology, focusing on infection dynamics.

School of Mathematical Sciences

The University of Nottingham
University Park
Nottingham, NG7 2RD

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