Lecturer Position - January 2017


*Application deadline has passed*

**STATUS UPDATE - February 20, 2017: Shortlisted candidates will be contacted during the week of February 20-24.


The Department of Mathematics at Simon Fraser University invites applications for a Lecturer position starting September 1, 2017. Duties include teaching, coordinating departmental workshops, curriculum development, course preparation, training and supervision of teaching assistants, and outreach activities. The Lecturer will be based on the Burnaby Campus, but may be assigned to teach courses at any SFU Campus (Burnaby, Surrey, Vancouver)

Applicants should have at least a master's degree in mathematics or applied mathematics, have their primary interest in teaching mathematics at the undergraduate level, and have demonstrated excellence in teaching. Ability to teach a broad range of courses including courses in applied and computational mathematics is a requirement. Applicants should be familiar with mathematical software, e.g., Maple and Matlab.

All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and Permanent Residents of Canada will be given priority. Simon Fraser University is committed to an equity employment program that includes special measures to achieve diversity among its faculty and staff. We therefore particularly encourage applications from women, people of aboriginal descent, persons with disabilities, and members of visible minorities.

***The electronic application is no longer active - the application deadline has passed.  NB - Referees will still be able to upload letters of reference until end of day, Friday. 27 January, 2017***

Application materials include a curriculum vitae and a teaching dossier. Applicants must ask two individuals familiar with their teaching abilities to submit their comments via the online application site.

Inquiries may be directed to the Chair’s Assistant, Ms JoAnne Hennessey, mcs@sfu.ca.

Closing date: January 25, 2017. The competition remains open until the position is filled. Only short-listed candidates will be notified of the outcome of their application. The position is subject to final approval by the SFU Board of Governors.

Under the authority of the University Act, personal information that is required by the University for academic appointment competitions will be collected. For further details see: http://www.sfu.ca/vpacademic/Faculty_Openings/Collection_Notice.html.