Saint Mary's University, Department of Mathematics and Computing Science

Position ID: 2387-SMUTTAP [#23430]
Position Title: Assistant Professor
Position Type: Tenured/Tenure-track faculty
Position Location: Halifax, Nova Scotia B3H 3C3, Canada [map] sort by distance
Subject Area: Pure Mathematics
Starting Date: 2024/07/01
Application Deadline: deleted (posted 2023/10/10, updated 2023/11/21, listed until 2024/04/10)
Position Description:    

*** this position has been closed. ***

For a full version of the job advertisement, please visit: https://www.smu.ca/webfiles/Math-Tenure-TrackJobAd-2023.pdf

Job Information and Responsibilities 

As Assistant Professor, the successful applicant will: 
• Have a strong desire to help create excellent student learning experiences through curriculum development and delivery of undergraduate teaching, primarily in pure mathematics 
• Develop and maintain an innovative, externally funded research program in their field, with student involvement at both the undergraduate and graduate levels. 
• Contribute to the administrative service activities within the Department, the Faculty of Science, and the University. 

Experience and Education Requirements 

To be the successful applicant you will have: 
• PhD in mathematics (or a closely related field) and will normally have postdoctoral experience. 
• A demonstrated commitment to excellence in university teaching. 
• Strong record of research and well-developed plan to establish an independent, externally funded research program. 
• A plan to contribute positively to service activities within the university. 

 Application Details 

Send complete applications by email to: 
Tenure-Track Hiring Committee 
Department of Mathematics and Computing Science 
Saint Mary’s University 
Halifax, Nova Scotia B3H 3C3 
Email: math.search@cs.smu.ca 

 Applicants should provide a single pdf file containing: 

• Cover letter (including a clear statement of status as a Canadian citizen or permanent resident
• Curriculum vitae 
• Teaching dossier including a statement on teaching philosophy, evidence of teaching effectiveness, and details on experiences training HQP. 
• Concise research proposal (up to 5 pages for proposal + 2 pages for references, including a section on HQP training and EDI considerations) 
• Names and contact information for three individuals able to act as academic referees, with at least one of whom will address teaching. 
• Optional: Candidates may also include a statement detailing career interruptions or other special circumstances relevant to their applications (maximum one page).

The Selection Committee will begin reviewing applications on December 1, 2023. 


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Contact: Math Search Committee
Email: email address
Postal Mail:
923 Robie Street,
Halifax, Nova Scotia
Canada, B3H 3C3
Web Page: https://smu.ca/academics/departments/mathematics-and-computing-science.html