University of Toronto, Mathematics

Position ID: UofT-APPLIEDASSOC [#23276, 33856]
Position Title: Associate Professor, Applied Mathematics
Position Type: Tenured/Tenure-track faculty
Position Location: Toronto, Ontario M5S 2E4, Canada [map] sort by distance
Subject Area: Applied Mathematics
Application Deadline: 2023/11/06 11:59PMhelp popup* finished (2023/09/29, finished 2024/05/11, listed until 2023/11/06)
Position Description:    

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

The Department of Mathematics in the Faculty of Arts & Science at the University of Toronto invites applications for up to two full-time tenure stream positions in the area of Applied Mathematics. The appointments will be at the rank of Associate Professor, with an anticipated start date of July 1, 2024 or shortly thereafter.

Applicants must have earned a PhD degree in Mathematics or a related area by the time of appointment, with a demonstrated record of exceptional excellence in research and teaching. The University of Toronto is an international leader in Mathematics research and education and we seek exceptional candidates whose research and teaching interests complement and enhance our existing departmental strengths. The successful candidate will have an established international reputation and will be expected to sustain and lead innovative and independent research at the highest international level and to maintain an outstanding, competitive, and externally funded research program.

Candidates must provide evidence of research excellence which can be demonstrated by a record of sustained and impactful contributions; sustained publications in top ranked mathematics journals; presentations at significant conferences; the submitted research statement; distinguished awards and accolades; other noteworthy activities that contribute to the visibility and prominence of the discipline, and exceptionally strong endorsements by referees of top international stature.

Evidence of excellence in teaching will be provided through teaching accomplishments; strong letters of reference; and the teaching dossier, including a teaching statement, sample course materials, and strong teaching evaluations submitted as part of the application. Candidates are also expected to show evidence of commitment to equity, diversity, and inclusion, and to the promotion of a respectful and collegial learning and working environment demonstrated through application materials.

Salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience.

Application material for the position must be submitted online through Mathjobs It must include the candidate’s cover letter; a current curriculum vitae; a list of publications; a research statement; a teaching dossier which includes a teaching statement, sample course materials, and teaching evaluations; a statement of contributions to equity and diversity (as outlined below); the AMS Standard Cover Sheet; and at least four letters of reference (on letterhead, dated, and signed) uploaded to MathJobs directly by the writers, including at least one primarily addressing the candidate’s teaching.

We seek candidates who value diversity and whose research, teaching, and service bear out of our commitment to equity. Candidates are therefore also asked to submit a 1- to 2-page statement of contributions to equity and diversity, which might cover topics such as (but not limited to): research or teaching that incorporates a focus on underrepresented communities, the development of inclusive pedagogies, or the mentoring of students from underrepresented groups.

All application materials, including reference letters, must be received by the closing date November 6, 2023.

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

Diversity Statement The University of Toronto embraces Diversity and is building a culture of belonging that increases our capacity to effectively address and serve the interests of our global community. We strongly encourage applications from Indigenous Peoples, Black and racialized persons, women, persons with disabilities, and people of diverse sexual and gender identities. We value applicants who have demonstrated a commitment to equity, diversity and inclusion and recognize that diverse perspectives, experiences, and expertise are essential to strengthening our academic mission.

Accessibility Statement The University strives to be an equitable and inclusive community, and proactively seeks to increase diversity among its community members. Our values regarding equity and diversity are linked with our unwavering commitment to excellence in the pursuit of our academic mission. The University is committed to the principles of the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA). As such, we strive to make our recruitment, assessment and selection processes as accessible as possible and provide accommodations as required for applicants with disabilities. If you require any accommodations at any point during the application and hiring process, please contact

Application Materials Required:
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Further Info:
email address
The University of Toronto
Department of Mathematics
40 St. George Street, Room 6290
Toronto, Ontario, Canada
M5S 2E4