Department of Mathematics and Statistics, University of Saskatchewan

Position ID: 1475-LECTURER [#10261, LECTURER]
Position Title: LECTURER 1 Year Limited Term
Position Type: Non tenure-track faculty
Position Location: Saskatoon, Saskatchewan S7N5E6, Canada [map]
Subject Area: Mathematics and Statistics
Starting Date: 2017/07/01
Application Deadline: 2017/05/10* (posted 2017/04/26, updated 2017/04/25, listed until 2017/06/30)
Position Description:    

*** The account for Department of Mathematics and Statistics, University of Saskatchewan has expired, and no new applications will be accepted. ***

Lecturer Position in Mathematics and Statistics

The Department of Mathematics and Statistics in the College of Arts and Science at the University of Saskatchewan invites applications for 4 one-year limited term faculty positions in the area of Mathematics and Statistics at the rank of Lecturer effective July 1, 2017.

Applicants should have a PhD in Mathematics or Statistics, or in a related discipline. The successful candidate will have a demonstrable capacity for high-quality undergraduate teaching and a dedication to teaching excellence. The applicant should have a record of excellent teaching with experience and demonstrated competence in undergraduate teaching in the mathematical sciences.  

The successful candidate will be expected to teach six courses with an emphasis on foundational and service-oriented first and second year undergraduate courses in Mathematics/Statistics. 

The Department offers undergraduate courses towards degrees in Applied Mathematics, Mathematics, Mathematical Physics, and Statistics, as well as several service-oriented courses for students in Commerce, the Life Sciences, and Engineering.  In addition, Department members are engaged in research, interdisciplinary and international collaborations, curriculum improvement and development, community outreach and promotion of the Mathematical Sciences.   We welcome candidates whose professional interests overlap with those of the department.

The College of Arts & Science offers a dynamic combination of programs in the humanities and fine arts, the social sciences, and the sciences. There are over 8000 undergraduate and graduate students in the College and 325 faculty, including 12 Canada Research Chairs. The College emphasizes student and faculty research, interdisciplinary programs, community outreach, and international opportunities.

The University of Saskatchewan is located in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, a city with a diverse and thriving economic base, a vibrant arts community and a full range of leisure opportunities. The University has a reputation for excellence in teaching, research and scholarly activities and offers a wide selection of undergraduate, graduate, and professional programs to a student population of over 23,000. The University is one of Canada's leading research-intensive universities.

Information about the University of Saskatchewan and the Department of Mathematics and Statistics can be found at:  

Salary Bands (July 1, 2016 – June 30, 2017)

Lecturer $77,613 (floor) - $99,565 (CDI Ceiling)


This position comes with a comprehensive benefits packages which includes pension plan, life insurance (compulsory and voluntary), sick leave, travel insurance, death benefit, dental plan, extended health and vision care plan, employee assistance program, and a flexible health and wellness spending program.

Applications Procedure:

Application material for the position must be submitted online through  ( ).  It should include a cover letter, a curriculum vitae, a statement of career goals, a teaching dossier, including syllabi and formal teaching evaluations, the AMS Standard Cover Sheet, and at least three letters of reference submitted directly by the writers that provide detailed comments on the teaching abilities of the applicant. 

The closing date for the applications is MAY 10 2017.

Additional inquiries may be sent by email to:   

The University of Saskatchewan is strongly committed to a diverse and inclusive workplace that empowers all employees to reach their full potential. All members of the university community share a responsibility for developing and maintaining an environment in which difference are values and inclusiveness is practiced. The university welcomes applications from those who will contribute to the diversity of our community. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadian citizens and permanent residents will be given priority.

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:
Department of Mathematics and Statistics
University of Saskatchewan
142 McLean Hall, 106 Wiggins Road Saskatoon, SK S7N 5E6
Ph: (306) 966-6081 FX: (306) 966-6086

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