University of Calgary, Mathematics & Statistics

Position ID: 1188-LTIMTST [#14051]
Position Title: Limited Term Instructor - Mathematics and Statistics
Position Type: Non tenure-track faculty
Position Location: Calgary, Alberta T2N 1N4, Canada [map]
Subject Area: Mathematics and Statistics
Application Deadline: 2019/07/30help popup* finished (2019/06/26, finished 2020/02/02, listed until 2019/07/30)
Position Description:    

*** this position has been closed, and no new applications will be accepted. ***

Limited term instructor – Mathematics and Statistics 

 The University of Calgary invites applications for a limited term instructor position in the Department of Mathematics and Statistics, to start on or after 1st August 2019, for a 13 month term. 

 Duties include undergraduate teaching in Mathematics and Statistics. 

The ideal candidate will hold a PhD or MSc or equivalent in Mathematics, Statistics, or in a closely-related area, and will have good communication skills, and have a demonstrated record of excellence in teaching. 

 The successful candidate will have opportunities for professional development through the Taylor Institute for Teaching and Learning, as well as becoming part of a vibrant group of instructors in Mathematics and Statistics. 

How to apply 

Interested candidates should submit applications electronically through Applications should include: a cover letter, curriculum vitae, and a statement of teaching experience and philosophy. Each applicant should also arrange to have three letters of recommendation uploaded to the MathJobs website. 

The submitted material should provide evidence of excellence in teaching. Evidence for excellence in teaching may comprise positive teaching accomplishments and accolades, strong letters of reference and teaching evaluations, and a teaching dossier. 

Questions may be addressed to the Search Committee by emailing

The review of applications will begin on 15th July, 2019 and continue until the position is filled. 

The University of Calgary recognizes that a diverse staff/faculty benefits and enriches the work, learning and research experiences of the entire campus and greater community. We are committed to removing barriers that have been historically encountered by some people in our society. We strive to recruit individuals who will further enhance our diversity and will support their academic and professional success while they are here. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority. In this connection, at the time of your application, please state explicitly whether or not you are a Canadian citizen or a permanent resident of Canada

Additional Information 

The University of Calgary is pursuing a strategic goal to be recognized as one of Canada's top five research universities, where students thrive in programs made rich by research, hands-on experiences and entrepreneurial thinking, and where we fully engage the communities we both serve and lead. The strategy is called Eyes High, inspired by the university's Gaelic motto, which translates as 'I will lift up my eyes.' 

To learn more about academic opportunities at the University of Calgary and all we have to offer, view our Academic Careers website. For more information about the Faculty of Science visit Careers in the Faculty of Science

Calgary, Canada’s fastest growing major city, offers a vibrant, multicultural and family-oriented environment with a population of more than 1,200,000. Situated near the Rocky Mountains, Banff National Park and Lake Louise, Calgary offers great quality of life and outstanding recreational activities – it was recently ranked by the Economist Intelligence Unit as the 4th most livable city in the world, and the most livable city in North America.

Application Materials Required:
Submit the following items online at this website to complete your application:
And anything else requested in the position description.

Further Info:
2500 University Drive NW
Calgary, AB
T2N 1N4

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