University of Saskatchewan, Department of Mathematics and Statistics

Position ID: 1475-LECTURER [#19505, 2022-4y-Lec]
Position Title: 2022 4 Year Limited Term Lecturer Position
Position Type: Non tenure-track faculty
Position Location: Saskatoon, Saskatchewan S7N5E6, Canada [map] sort by distance
Subject Area: Statistics
Application Deadline: 2022/03/17 11:59PMhelp popup finished (2022/02/01, finished 2022/09/24)
Position Description:   URMs  

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4-Year Statistics Limited Term Lecturer 


The Department of Mathematics and Statistics in the College of Arts and Science at the University of Saskatchewan invites applications from qualified individuals for a full-time four‐year limited-term faculty position in Statistics at the rank of Lecturer.   


The successful candidate will be expected to teach six courses per year with an emphasis on foundational and service‐oriented first-, second and third-year undergraduate courses in Statistics (and, infrequently, when the need arises, in Mathematics). While the primary focus of these positions is on teaching, Lecturers are also expected to contribute to the broader goals and activities of the Department, including administrative service and program and course development. 


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 the Life Sciences and Engineering. Department members are also engaged in research, interdisciplinary and international collaborations, curriculum improvement and development, community outreach and promotion of the Mathematical Sciences.  


The College of Arts and Science offers a dynamic combination of programs in the fine arts, humanities, the social sciences, and the sciences. There are over 10,000 undergraduate and graduate students in the College and 312 faculty, including 11 Canada Research Chairs. The College emphasizes student and faculty research, scholarly and artistic work, interdisciplinary programs, community outreach and international opportunities. 


The University of Saskatchewan’s main campus is situated on Treaty 6 Territory and the Homeland of the Métis. 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 full range of undergraduate, graduate, and professional programs to a student population of over 25,000. 



A Ph.D. in Statistics or a closely related discipline is required.  We seek candidates who have demonstrated effective classroom and remote teaching skills, communication skills, and collegiality. The specific teaching needs of the Department will be considered in the decision-making process. 


Salary and Benefits July 1, 2021 – June 30, 2022): 

Salary band: Lecturer: $81,678 (Floor) to $121,278 (CDI Ceiling) 


This position includes a comprehensive benefits package which includes a dental, health and extended vision care plan; pension plan, life insurance (compulsory and voluntary), academic ??long term disability, sick leave, travel insurance, death benefits, an employee assistance program, a professional expense allowance, and a flexible health and wellness spending program.  


Application Procedure: 

Application material for the position must be submitted online through ( It should include a cover letter including career goals and how they align with the expectations of the position; a curriculum vitae; a teaching philosophy statement; a teaching dossier which includes 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. 


Additional inquiries may be sent by email to:  

Dr. Artur Sowa, Department Head 

Department of Mathematics and Statistics 

College of Arts and Science 

University of Saskatchewan 

Room 142 Mclean Hall, 

106 Wiggins Road, Saskatoon, SK, S7N 5E6 


Review of applications will begin March 17, 2022, however, applications will be accepted and evaluated until the position is filled. The anticipated start date is July 1, 2022.   


Due to federal immigration requirements, we also ask candidates to indicate whether they are Canadian citizens, permanent residents, or are otherwise already authorized to work at this position for the duration of the appointment, with an explanation if this last category is indicated. 

The University believes equity, diversity, and inclusion strengthen the community and enhance excellence, innovation and creativity. We are dedicated to recruiting individuals who will enrich our work and learning environments. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, in accordance with Canadian immigration requirements, Canadian citizens and permanent residents will be given priority. 

We are committed to providing accommodations to those with a disability or medical necessity. If you require an accommodation in order to participate in the recruitment process, please notify us and we will work together on the accommodation request. 


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:
email address
Department of Mathematics and Statistics
University of Saskatchewan
142 McLean Hall, 106 Wiggins Road,
Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, S7N 5E6, Canada