University of Manitoba, Department of Mathematics

1151 22913Application ID: 1151-RAP1 [#22913, 34086]
Application Title: Algebra/Topology with Application to Quantum Science
Application Type: Tenured/Tenure-track faculty
Application Location: Winnipeg, Manitoba R3T 2N2, Canada [map] sort by distance
Application Deadline: 2023/10/22 11:59PMhelp popup finished (2023/09/01, finished 2024/04/16)
Application Description:    

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The Department of Mathematics invites applications for a full-time tenured or tenure-track position at the Assistant Professor level, commencing 1 July 2024, or on a date mutually agreed upon. Exceptional candidates with commensurate experience may be considered at the Associate Professor level. Salary and rank will be commensurate with experience and qualifications.

The Department seeks an emerging scholar with a commitment to excellence in research and teaching. Outstanding candidates in Algebra or Topology, whose research plans meaningfully interact with Quantum Science are sought.

The successful candidate will have a Ph.D. and preferably post-doctoral experience or other distinguishing attributes in Mathematics or a related field. The successful candidate will have a track record of high-quality scholarly research leading to peer-assessed publications; will either have, or demonstrate the potential to establish and sustain, an independent, innovative, scholarly, externally fundable research program; will have demonstrated strength in or strong potential for outstanding teaching contributions; and will exhibit evidence of the ability to work in a collaborative environment. Duties will include research with the expectation of establishing an externally funded research program, undergraduate teaching, graduate teaching and supervision, and service-related activities. To enhance our department and create role models for a diverse population of students, we particularly invite applications from those who can support and enhance our diversity, including women, Indigenous Peoples, persons with disabilities and racialized persons, and those committed to a diverse environment.

The Department currently has 24 full-time tenured and tenure-track faculty members, and 9 Instructors, and offers a full range of both undergraduate and graduate programs in mathematics and its applications. The Department has a well-established and equipped research facility, including computers, software and IT support, and is supported by strong research links with other University of Manitoba departments including the Departments of Biological Sciences, Computer Science, Electrical and Computer Engineering, Physics and Astronomy, and Statistics. Further information about the Department can be obtained from

The University of Manitoba is committed to the principles of equity, diversity & inclusion and to promoting opportunities in hiring, promotion and tenure (where applicable) for systemically marginalized groups who have been excluded from full participation at the University and the larger community including Indigenous Peoples, women, racialized persons, persons with disabilities and those who identify as 2SLGBTQIA+ (Two Spirit, lesbian, gay, bisexual, trans, questioning, intersex, asexual and other diverse sexual identities). All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadian citizens and permanent residents will be given priority.

If you require accommodation supports during the recruitment process, please contact  or 204-474-7195. Please note this contact information is for accommodation reasons only.

Applications including a curriculum vitae, a cover letter that addresses how your research relates to Quantum Science, a statement of teaching philosophy, a summary of research interests and plans, brief EDI statement and three letters of reference (one of which addresses teaching) should be submitted to MathJobs ( Please ensure to specify position number 34086 in the application. For further information contact the Search Committee Chair at Applications received before 22 October 2023 will receive full consideration.

Application materials, including letters of reference, will be handled in accordance with the protection of privacy provision of The Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act (Manitoba). Please note that curriculum vitae may be provided to participating members of the search process.

The University of Manitoba is a driving force of innovation, discovery and advancement. Our momentum is propelled by our campus community – UM faculty, staff and students whose determination and curiosity shape our world for the better. Our teaching, learning and work environment is uniquely strengthened and enriched by Indigenous perspectives. With two main campuses in Winnipeg, satellite campuses throughout Manitoba, and world-wide research, UM’s impact is global.

Discover outstanding employee benefits, experience world-class facilities and join a dynamic community that values reconciliation, sustainability, diversity, and inclusion. We are one of Manitoba’s Top Employers and one of Canada’s Best Diversity Employers. At the University of Manitoba, what inspires you can change everything.

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Department of Mathematics
University of Manitoba
Winnipeg, Manitoba
Canada R3T 2N2