University of Alberta, Mathematical and Statistical Sciences

Position ID: UofA-DYNAMICALSYSTEMS [#8876]
Position Title: Assistant Professor
Position Type: Tenured/Tenure-track faculty
Position Location: Edmonton, Alberta T6G 2G1, Canada [map]
Application Deadline: 2016/12/16 finished (2016/07/15, finished 2017/05/23)
Position Description:    

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

The Department of Mathematical and Statistical Sciences at the University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, invites applications for a tenure-track position at the Assistant Professor level in the area of Dynamical Systems. An appointment at a higher level may be possible under exceptional circumstances. Preferential consideration will be given to applicants whose research is of interest to the current members of the Department working on Dynamical Systems, in particular, Dynamics of Differential Equations. The Department offers an excellent research environment with a normal teaching load of two-and-a-half courses per year.

Applicants will have a PhD (or international equivalent) degree in mathematics, demonstrated accomplishments and outstanding promise in research, and a strong commitment to graduate and undergraduate teaching. The successful candidate will establish his/her own research program and supervise graduate students. All excellent researchers whose work is relevant to Dynamical Systems are encouraged to apply.

The University of Alberta has one of the leading Mathematics departments in Canada, with strong connections to other mathematical institutes, such as the Pacific Institute for the Mathematical Sciences (PIMS), the Mathematical Sciences Research Institute (MSRI), and the Banff International Research Station (BIRS). For more information about the Department, please visit

Applicants should submit their curriculum vitae, a research statement, teaching profile outlining experience and interests, and at least three confidential letters of reference. Review of applications will begin on November 7, 2016, however the competition will remain open until filled. Early applications are strongly encouraged.

All applications are to be submitted through MathJobs ( Any questions regarding this position should be sent to “To assist the University in complying with mandatory reporting requirements of the Immigration and Refugee Protection Act (R203 (3) (e)), please include the first digit of your Canadian Social Insurance Number in your application. If you do not have a Canadian Social Insurance Number, please indicate this in your application”.

All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority.

The University of Alberta hires on the basis of merit. We are committed to the principle of equity in employment. We welcome diversity and encourage applications from all qualified women and men, including persons with disabilities, members of visible minorities, and Aboriginal persons.

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 Mathematical and Statistical Sciences
632 Central Academic Building
University of Alberta Campus
Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
T6G 2G1
Attention: Dr. T. Gannon, Chair

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