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Assistant Professor, Mathematics

Please see Special Instructions for more details.

Applications will include a cover letter describing the intentions and principal expertise of the applicant, a statement of teaching interests and philosophy, a statement of research interests, a diversity statement, a complete resume that includes a current publication list. Applications must also include at least three reference letters with at least one that describes teaching effectiveness. Incomplete applications will not be considered.

If we contact you for an interview and you are a person with a disability who requires technical aids or alternative arrangements, please let us know of these needs and how we can be of assistance.

Forthcoming letters of recommendation may be sent directly to cleo_niedzielski@cbu.ca noting the posting reference number in the subject line of your e-mail.

Posting Details

Position Information

Position Title Assistant Professor, Mathematics
Position Number N/A
Unit Affiliation CBUFA
Status Fullā€time Limited Term
If term position, length of term Approx. One Year
Reporting to Dean, School of Science and Technology
School School of Science & Technology
Department Math, Physics & Geology
Job Description
The Department of Mathematics, Physics, and Geology in the School of Science and Technology at CBU invites applications for a Full-Time Limited Term (Approx. One Year) position in Mathematics at the rank of Assistant Professor. This position will commence July 1,2024 (or as soon as possible thereafter). This role is Subject to Budget Approval.

In addition to introductory Mathematics and Statistics courses, the candidate will be expected to teach upper-level courses, supervise undergraduate honours theses, and participate in program development. This interdisciplinary department has 15 members with five mathematicians whose research spans several fields, and have a strong commitment to undergraduate teaching and research.

The Department seeks applicants with strong research potential whose expertise is in a field of mathematics complementary to the current research interests of the Department.

See https://www.cbu.ca/academics/programs/mathematics/ for more information.

CBU teaches programs on campus, off campus in locations across and outside of Canada, and on-line. The university and its partners will therefore provide opportunities for faculty members to teach in different modes in different locations as part of their regular workload. While these opportunities may not be available equally for all faculty positions in all programs, a clear willingness to teach in different modes and locations will be noted as part of your application.

Required Qualifications
The successful candidate must hold a Ph.D. in Pure/Applied Mathematics or Statistics and will be expected to establish an independent and recognized research program in mathematics. Commitment to excellence in undergraduate teaching and the involvement of undergraduates in research is a focus.
Preferred Qualifications
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Posting Detail Information

Posting Number F190P
Number of Vacancies 1
Job Open Date 03/13/2024
Job Close Date 05/15/2024
Open Until Filled No
Special Instructions to Applicants
Applications will include a cover letter describing the intentions and principal expertise of the applicant, a statement of teaching interests and philosophy, a statement of research interests, a diversity statement, a complete resume that includes a current publication list. Applications must also include at least three reference letters with at least one that describes teaching effectiveness. Incomplete applications will not be considered.

If we contact you for an interview and you are a person with a disability who requires technical aids or alternative arrangements, please let us know of these needs and how we can be of assistance.

Forthcoming letters of recommendation may be sent directly to cleo_niedzielski@cbu.ca noting the posting reference number in the subject line of your e-mail.

Supplemental Questions

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  1. How did you hear about this employment opportunity?
    • Public Job Posting
    • Internal Job Posting
    • Agency Referral
    • Advertisement/Publication
    • Personal Referral
    • Website
    • Other
  2. Are you a current employee of the university?
    • Yes
    • No
  3. What is the highest level of education attained?
    • GED
    • High School Diploma
    • Post-Secondary Diploma
    • Bachelor's Degree
    • Master's Degree
    • PhD

Documents Needed to Apply

Required Documents
  1. Letter of Application
  2. Resume
  3. List of References
  4. Statement of Research Interests
  5. Evidence of Teaching Effectiveness
  6. Statement of Teaching Interests
Optional Documents
  1. 1st Letter of Reference
  2. 2nd Letter of Reference
  3. 3rd Letter of Reference
  4. Dossier (Combined Documents Only)
  5. Academic Transcripts
  6. Media File
  7. Portfolio