The University of Northern British Columbia (UNBC) is one of Canada's premier small, research universities, with Internationally recognized academic and research programs that prepare graduates In select areas of relevance to the region, province, and beyond. Ranked Number One of the small universities in Canada, UNBC is highly regarded for research, teaching and academic quality.
The University of Northern British Columbia, in conjunction with the Department of Mathematics and Statistics, invites applications for an Assistant Professor with an anticipated start date of July 1, 2017. Applicants in Applied Mathematics are preferred. The position requires a PhD degree in Mathematics or a related discipline and high quality teaching experience.
The applicant will be expected to successfully instruct across a broad range of the undergraduate mathematics curriculum; communicate effectively with students both in and out of the classroom; and to supervise students in our Masters' program. Energetic and motivated, the candidate will be expected to be involved in the UNBC community.
The UNBC Department of Mathematics and Statistics is a small unit that provides a Major in Mathematics and Minors in Mathematics and Statistics. An important feature of the mathematics degree program is the early emphasis on the development of abstract reasoning and the relation of the abstract to the concrete. The degree requirements have been chosen so as to provide students with a broad background in mathematics while still leaving them room to pursue their individual interests. The Department works closely with the Academic Success Centre and students have the opportunity to lead tutorials, to tutor, and to develop teaching skills. For more information on the UNBC Department of Mathematics and Statistics please visit http://www.unbc.ca/math-statistics. For information about the city of Prince George please consult www.unbc.ca/northernbc.
Applicants should forward their cover letter, curriculum vitae and the names and addresses of three references (including telephone, fax, and email information) quoting competition #FAMA25-16-CMS to: The Office of the Provost, University of Northern British Columbia,3333 University Way, PrinceGeorge,B.C.,V2N 4Z9. Fax: (250) 960-5791. Please direct inquiries to: Dr. Samuel Walters, Acting Chair of the Department of Mathematics and Statistics, at Telephone (250) 960-6627, Email: Samuel.firstname.lastname@example.org. This position is being advertised subject to budgetary approval. Electronic submissions of CVs can be forwarded to: FacultyRecruitment@unbc.ca.
All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority. The University of Northern British Columbia Is committed to employment equity and encourages applications from women, aboriginal peoples, persons with disabilities and members of visible minorities.
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