Dalhousie University invites applicants for a probationary Instructor position from outstanding candidates with a strong interest in undergraduate education in Mathematics and Statistics.
The candidates should have demonstrated interest and ability in undergraduate education in Mathematics and Statistics. The successful candidate will have a Master's degree in Mathematics or Statistics; a PhD degree (completed or in progress) will be considered an asset. The candidate should have strong organizational and interpersonal skills. Demonstrated innovation in teaching, experience with electronic teaching resources, and the ability and interest to teach a variety of courses will be an asset.
The Instructor will be expected to fulfill the following duties:
The Department of Mathematics and Statistics offers undergraduate degrees in Mathematics, Statistics and Actuarial Science. The department has a strong undergraduate Honours program, and a vibrant graduate program and research environment. In recent years, the department has welcomed an increase in foreign student enrolment, and this trend is expected to continue. The department is dedicated to teaching excellence and student success.
The start date for the position is July 1, 2017.
Consideration of candidates will begin on May 15, 2017, and will continue until the position is filled. Complete applications will include a curriculum vitae, a statement of teaching interests and experience, a completed Self-Identification Questionnaire, which is available at www.dal.ca/becounted/selfid, and should be sent to the address below. Three confidential letters of reference, specifically addressing teaching and organizational skills, should be forwarded under separate cover by the referees, to:
Chair, Department of Mathematics and StatisticsDalhousie is Atlantic Canada's leading research university. The main campus in situated in Halifax - a city known for its youthful spirit, rich history, and scenic waterfront. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority. Dalhousie University is committed to fostering a collegial culture grounded in diversity and inclusiveness. The university encourages applications from Aboriginal people, persons with a disability, racially visible persons, women, persons of minority sexual orientations and gender identities, and all candidates who would contribute to the diversity of our community.
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PO Box 15000, 6316 Coburg Road
Halifax, N.S. B3H 4R2 Canada
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