Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile, Departamento de Matemáticas, Facultad de Matemáticas

Position ID: 1222-FPSMAT2021 [#18655]
Position Title: Tenured/Tenure-track faculty position for teaching
Position Type: Tenured/Tenure-track faculty
Position Location: Santiago de Chile, Región Metropolitana 7820436, Chile [map] sort by distance
Subject Area: Mathematics
Application Deadline: 2021/11/30 11:59PMhelp popup finished (2021/10/18, finished 2022/06/04)
Position Description:    

*** this position has been closed and new applications are no longer accepted. ***

The Faculty of Mathematics of the Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile (UC Chile), through its Department of Mathematics, calls for applications to provide two (2) full time permanent academic positions for teaching in its Special Teaching Faculty Staff.

The Faculty of Mathematics is the academic unit responsible for the development, promotion and transfer of mathematics and statistics in the university and is one of the country's leading institutions in this mission. Has more than 70 full-time academics who carry out research, teaching, innovation in teaching, technology transfer and connection with society.

The selected person must carry out university teaching tasks in mathematics courses, intended for all university units, as well as research, innovation and transfer tasks in mathematics teaching at the university level. The annual teaching load is 6 courses, distributed over two semesters. Candidates must possess a doctoral degree in Mathematics, in Education with a solid background in Mathematics, or equivalent, experience in university teaching and a background in innovation in teaching. During the selection process and according to the experience of each applicant, other aspects of academic performance will be considered, such as management tasks and relationship with society. Both the academic hierarchy and the starting salary will be adjusted to the policies and regulations at the time of joining the university. These regulations promote the recognition of the previous trajectory of the candidatures. The initial gross monthly salary is $ 2,170,000 (in CLP $ of 2022, equivalent to USD $ 33,000 per year at the exchange rate of the current date).

The Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile is committed to equal opportunities, to building an inclusive, diverse and participatory community and to promoting the academic development of all the people who are part of this community.

Applications are received exclusively through the MathJobs platform. The documentation submitted must include at least:
  • Cover Letter
  • CV
  • Research statement on Mathematics teaching at university level.
  • Teaching Statement (including background of teaching evaluations and a report of the teaching experience)
  • At least 2 letters of recommendation.
  • A copy of the Doctorate Certificate or Diploma. 
The deadline for the application is November 30, 2021. Queries or doubts can be made to the email mcourdurier@mat.uc.cl

The selected person is expected to be able to join the university in March or August 2022.

A person of foreign nationality who is applying from abroad, in case of being selected for the position, will need to have the corresponding visa, obtained at the consulate from the country of origin, to be incorporated into the academic plant of the University. It is expected that the selected people will be able to teach in Spanish.

Application Materials Required:
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Further Info:
Facultad de Matemáticas
Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile
Vicuña Mackenna 4860
Macul, Santiago