The Mathematics Department at the University of British Columbia
(Vancouver) is seeking outstanding candidates for one position,
funding, at the tenure-track Assistant Professor level, with a
date of July 1, 2016. A PhD or equivalent in mathematics or a
discipline is required; postdoctoral experience is normally
The successful applicant will possess outstanding mathematical
have demonstrated success and high potential, including a superior
record. The priority research area is Discrete Mathematics.
candidates from existing or emerging areas of research excellence
department may also be considered. Joint appointments with other
departments may be possible.
The successful applicant is expected to do research in an area of
to current faculty, to interact with related groups in the
teach effectively at the undergraduate and graduate levels, and to
supervise graduate students. The salary will be commensurate with
experience and research record.
Applicants are strongly encouraged to apply on-line as described
Alternatively, applicants may send a current CV including a list
publications, a statement of research and teaching interests, and
teaching dossier or similar record of teaching experience, to
Chair, Departmental Committee on Appointments
Department of Mathematics
University of British Columbia
Canada, V6T 1Z2
Applicants choosing this approach should also arrange for three
recommendation to be sent directly to the same address.
In order to ensure full consideration, applications should be
December 7, 2015.
The Department is a national leader, with over 60 faculty members
in a wide
variety of fields. It has strong connections with the Pacific
the Mathematical Sciences (PIMS), the Banff International Research
(BIRS), and the UBC Institute of Applied Mathematics (IAM). For
information see http://www.math.ubc.ca.
The University of British Columbia hires on the basis of merit
committed to employment equity. All qualified candidates are
apply. We especially welcome applications from members of visible
groups, women, Aboriginal persons, persons with disabilities,
minority sexual orientations and gender identities, and others
skills and knowledge to engage productively with diverse
communities. Canadians and permanent residents of Canada will be