Luther College at the University of Regina invites applications for a tenure-track position in Statistics at the rank of Instructor, starting July 1, 2020, subject to budgetary approval. Applicants should have a minimum of a Master’s degree in Statistics or a closely-related field. Successful candidates should be able to teach a range of undergraduate courses. A background in applied statistics and data analysis would be an asset.
Luther College is committed to excellence in teaching, and an Instructor position is an appointment primarily focused on teaching and related duties. Instructors are expected to demonstrate excellence in teaching, and to maintain professional and scholarly competence. The teaching load is typically 6 courses per academic year.
Luther College is federated with the University of Regina, a comprehensive public university. Candidates should identify strongly with the vision and mission of the College and express a clear interest in the smaller context of an interdisciplinary college, where spiritual and humanistic concerns and diversity are valued. Information about Luther College is available at www.luthercollege.edu/university, and about the University of Regina at www.uregina.ca.
The successful candidate will also be a member of the University of Regina’s Department of Mathematics and Statistics in the Faculty of Science. The Department's academic programs lead to BSc, BSc Honours, MSc, and PhD degrees in a wide range of areas. The four main undergraduate programs are: Mathematics, Statistics, Actuarial Science, and Applied Mathematics & Statistics.
Applications should include cover letter; curriculum vitae outlining disciplinary interests and professional qualifications; teaching dossier (including sample syllabi) that demonstrates excellence or potential in undergraduate teaching; and a statement explaining the candidate’s interest in teaching at Luther College. Applicants should also provide copies of unofficial transcripts and the names and contact information of three referees.
The deadline for receipt of applications is December 20th, 2019. Applications should be sent to:
Dr. Yvonne Petry, Dean
Luther College at the University of Regina
3737 Wascana Parkway
Regina, SK S4S 0A2
All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, in accordance with Canadian immigration requirements, Canadian citizens and permanent residents will be given priority. Luther College is committed to an inclusive workplace and encourages applications from all qualified individuals, including individuals within employment equity categories of women, persons with disabilities, members of visible minorities, Indigenous persons, individuals of diverse gender and sexual orientation and all groups protected by the Human Rights Code.