Mount Allison University, Mathematics & Computer Science

Position ID: MountA-TTASSTPROF [#15448]
Position Title: Assistant Professor
Position Type: Tenured/Tenure-track faculty
Position Location: Sackville, New Brunswick E4L 1E6, Canada [map]
Subject Areas: Applied Mathematics & Data Science/Statistics
Application Deadline: 2020/01/17 11:59PMhelp popup finished (2019/12/18, finished 2020/05/19, listed until 2020/02/17)
Position Description:   URMs  

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

The Department of Mathematics and Computer Science at Mount Allison University invites applications for a tenure-track appointment in Applied Mathematics and Data Science/Statistics. Candidates should have a Ph.D. in Applied Mathematics, Data Science/Statistics, or a relevant discipline. The successful candidate will be expected to teach a subset of applied mathematics and data science/statistics courses (see calendar descriptions here) and is expected to develop a strong, externally funded research program with links to disciplines outside mathematics.

The appointment will be made at the rank of Lecturer or Assistant Professor and will commence on July 1, 2020, subject to budgetary approval.

Mount Allison University, located in Sackville, New Brunswick, Canada is a small primarily undergraduate university offering small classes and a residential experience to a diverse student population. It is consistently ranked as one of the best undergraduate universities in Canada and promotes excellence in teaching and research.

Applications should include a cover letter, a curriculum vitae, a brief research plan, a teaching statement, and letters from three referees with at least one addressing teaching skills. In their cover letter, applicants are asked to briefly explain: (1) how their background or experiences have prepared them to teach data science/statistics and applied mathematics courses and (2) how their existing or potential research ties to disciplines/programs outside of mathematics.

Mount Allison acknowledges, honours and respects the Mi’kmaw and Wolastoquyik (Maliseet) peoples, the historic inhabitants, custodians, and dwellers on the land where our university is built, and confirms its commitment to strengthen relationships with them.

Mount Allison is committed to diversity and inclusiveness. We encourage applications from members of racialized communities, Indigenous persons, persons with disabilities, and persons of all sexual and gender identities. We seek candidates with qualifications and knowledge to contribute specifically to the further diversification of our campus community. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadian citizens and permanent residents are given priority. Canadians and permanent residents should indicate their citizenship status in their application.

Cover letters should be addressed to

Dr. M. Messinger, Chair of the Search Committee Dept. of Mathematics and Computer Science, Mount Allison University

Review of applications will begin January 17th, 2020.

Application Materials Required:
Submit the following items online at this website to complete your application:
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