DEPARTMENT OF MATHEMATICS, STATISTICS
AND COMPUTER SCIENCE
Tenure-Track Position in Statistics
The Department of Mathematics, Statistics and Computer Science at St. Francis Xavier University invites applications for a
probationary Tenure-track appointment, at the rank of Assistant Professor depending on experience and qualifications, beginning July 1, 2017.
Salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience.
The successful candidate must hold a PhD in Statistics or a closely related field. The candidate should show a strong commitment to excellence in both
undergraduate teaching and research. The primary teaching responsibilities of the successful candidate will be teaching courses at the undergraduate level in Statistics; the successful candidate will be expected to have an active research program and to be
successful in obtaining external grants.
Applications should include a cover letter, a curriculum vitae, a statement of teaching interests and philosophy, a statement of research interests, copies
of up to three recent publications and the contact information for three references. Applicants are encouraged to submit their application material to
firstname.lastname@example.org with subject line to read “Tenure Track Statistics”, or alternatively, may submit their applications to:
Dr. Wendy MacCaull, Chair
Department of Mathematics, Statistics and Computer Science
St. Francis Xavier University
PO Box 5000, Antigonish, NS B2G 2W5 Canada
To learn more about the Department of
Mathematics, Statistics and Computer Science,
St. Francis Xavier University, please visit our website at
The review of applications will begin on February 24, 2017 and will continue until this position is filled.
Only those selected for an interview will be contacted. Preference will be given to Canadian citizens and permanent residents.
If you are selected for an interview for the advertised position, proof of Canadian citizenship or permanent residency is required. StFX respects diversity and welcomes applications from visible minority group members, women, Aboriginal persons, persons
with disabilities and members of sexual minority groups.