The Department of Mathematics and Statistics, in the Faculty of Science, invites applications for a tenure-track position at the Instructor level, beginning July 1, 2018 or later.
The department is seeking a candidates with a passion for teaching and teaching innovation, as well as an interest and skills to support mathematical outreach to school students and school teachers.
Duties include teaching at the undergraduate level in a variety of mathematics courses, including both junior and senior undergraduate courses, ranging from large service courses in the first year and second year in the calculus, linear algebra and Discrete mathematics, as well as to 3rd and 4th year courses taken by our program majors in the mathematics streams of our undergraduate degrees, particularly in algebra and discrete mathematics. Participation in curriculum development and administrative duties, and active support for our undergraduate program including mentoring and inspiring students in the subject material and undergraduate research is expected. The successful candidate must have a PhD in Mathematics.
A record of teaching excellence, particularly in first year
linear algebra is required. Evidence of teaching excellence is
and may include documentation of teaching awards, contributions to
curriculum development, peer evaluation of teaching ability and
feedback on teaching. The following link to the Taylor Institute
Teaching and Learning provides information and expectations for
The materials should demonstrate those areas of mathematics to which the applicant can readily contribute.
Interested candidates should submit by email a single PDF file containing a cover letter which provides details about Canadian Residency status, the curriculum vitae, a summary of research interests, a teaching philosophy statement, and contact information of three referees to email@example.com by May 7, 2018, or mail to
The Search Committee
Mathematics and Statistics, Faculty of Science
University of Calgary
2500 University Drive NW
Calgary, Alberta CANADA T2N 1N4.
The review of applications will begin on May 7, 2018 and continue until the position is filled.
Details about the Department of Mathematics and Statistics are available through the department's webpage.
The University of Calgary recognizes that a diverse
and enriches the work, learning and research experiences of the
campus and greater community. We are committed to removing
have been historically encountered by some people in our
society. We strive
to recruit individuals who will further enhance our diversity
support their academic and professional success while they are
qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however Canadians
permanent residents will be given priority. In this connection,
at the time
of your application, please answer the following question: Are
Canadian citizen or a permanent resident of Canada? (Yes/No)
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