POSTED OCTOBER 24, 2017
UNIVERSITY OF PRINCE EDWARD ISLAND
FACULTY OF SCIENCE
SCHOOL OF MATHEMATICAL AND COMPUTATIONAL SCIENCE
TENURE TRACK POSTION – DATA ANALYTICS
The Faculty of Science at University of Prince Edward Island
applications for a tenure-track faculty position in the area of
We are looking for someone to contribute to UPEI's School of
and Computational Science by teaching broadly across all years in
Analytics programs, and providing leadership in
programs. This position is subject to final budgetary approval.
Applicants should have:
- a Ph.D. in Analytics, Statistics, Computer Science,
Mathematics, or equivalent,
- Broad knowledge of the field of Analytics and engagement and
connections in the Analytics community,
- Demonstrated teaching ability, with particular emphasis
teaching Data Analytics,
- A research record of demonstrated excellence some area of Data
- Well-developed skills of collaboration, relationship building
Rank and salary will be commensurate with qualifications.
permanent faculty receive a comprehensive fringe benefits package
group life, accidental death and dismemberment, supplemental
insurance, pension, and long-term disability insurance.
Start date: July 1, 2018
The School of Mathematical and Computational Sciences at UPEI
seventeen professors and two instructors, and offers programs in
Mathematics, Statistics, Computer Science, Actuarial Science,
Mathematics, Data Analytics, Business Analytics, Video Game
Mathematics with Engineering. The School is currently in a period
growth, with new programs (including in Data Analytics and
Analytics) and new faculty and students.
The University of Prince Edward Island is located in the
of Charlottetown, a bustling tourist destination that boasts the
of a much larger city, including excellent theatre, galleries,
dining possibilities. A province-wide hiking and biking trail runs
along the UPEI campus, and the National Park beaches and
courses are a short drive away. Charlottetown and its surrounding
communities offer charming and affordable housing options, a low
rate, and a semi-rural lifestyle that is second-to-none.
Applicants should send their full curriculum vitae, a statement
interests and experience, a statement of teaching philosophy and
of three references to:
Dr. Gordon MacDonald, Associate Dean
School of Mathematical and Computational Sciences
University of Prince Edward Island
550 University Avenue
Canada C1A 4P3
Telephone: (902) 628-4349
Fax: (902) 566-0466
In accordance with Canadian immigration requirements, all qualified
candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadian citizens and
permanent residents will be given priority. UPEI is committed to the
principle of equity in employment.
Review of applications will begin on January 1, 2018 and
continue until a
suitable applicant is identified.