University of Alberta, Mathematical and Statistical Sciences

268 21845Position ID: UAlberta-SESSIONAL1 [#21845]
Position Title: Short Term Contract Lecturer
Position Type: Non-regular rank faculty
Position Location: Edmonton, Alberta T6G 2G1, Canada [map] sort by distance
Subject Areas: Statistics, Pure and/or Applied Mathematics
Application Deadline: (posted 2022/12/16, listed until 2023/06/16)
Position Description:    

The Department of Mathematical and Statistical Sciences at the University of Alberta invites applications for short-term, contractual teaching appointments in the Fall Term 2023, starting September 1, 2023.

The successful candidate will be expected to teach mostly service-oriented courses in Mathematics and Statistics for first- and second-year undergraduate students. Minimum qualifications are a Ph.D. in Mathematics, Statistics, or a related area. Previous teaching experience, especially of large mathematics or statistics classes at an introductory level, is preferred. 

The University of Alberta has one of the leading Mathematics and Statistics departments in Canada. Its undergraduate cohort is expected to grow in the coming years. For more information about the Department, please visit

Any questions regarding these teaching appointments should be sent to Early applications are encouraged. Review of applications will begin immediately. Only those applicants invited for an interview will be contacted.

All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority. 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. The University of Alberta is committed to an equitable, diverse, and inclusive workforce. We welcome applications from all qualified persons. We encourage women; First Nations, Métis and Inuit persons; members of visible minority groups; persons with disabilities; persons of any sexual orientation or gender identity and expression; and all those who may contribute to the further diversification of ideas and the University to apply.

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:
University of Alberta
Department of Mathematical and Statistical Sciences 
632 Central Academic Building
Edmonton, Alberta, Canada T6G 2G1