Mathematics and Statistics - Instructor

Carleton University

Location: Ontario
Date posted: 2013-03-01

The School of Mathematics and Statistics at Carleton University invites applications for a permanent instructor position (subject to confirmation of appointment), starting July 1, 2013.

Applicants should have at least an M.Sc. in Mathematics or a related area (Ph.D. preferred), and a strong commitment to excellence in teaching. Duties will include teaching a variety of undergraduate courses in the School of Mathematics and Statistics at all levels, and applicants must therefore demonstrate a wide knowledge of undergraduate material.

Duties will also include co-ordination of courses, curriculum development, and the supervision of undergraduate projects. Demonstrated experience and interest in student recruitment and retention, and community outreach will be considered an asset.

More information about the School can be found at http://www.math.carleton.ca.

Applications (hard copies only) including a curriculum vitae and a teaching dossier should be sent to: Dr. Patrick J. Farrell, Director; School of Mathematics and Statistics; Carleton University; 1125 Colonel By Drive; Ottawa, Ontario, CANADA; K1S 5B6; email: ms-atd@math.carleton.ca. Applicants should also arrange to have three letters of reference addressing the applicant's teaching and related skills, sent directly to the above address. Consideration of applications will begin on April 15, 2013, and continue until the position is filled.

Located in Ottawa, Ontario, Carleton University is a dynamic research and teaching institution with a tradition of leading change. Its internationally recognized faculty, staff, and researchers provide more than 26,000 full- and part-time students from every province and more than 100 countries around the world with academic opportunities in more than 65 programs of study. Carleton's creative, interdisciplinary, and international approach to research has led to many significant discoveries and creative work in science and technology, business, public policy and administration, and the arts.

Minutes from downtown, Carleton University is located on a beautiful campus in the central portion of Ottawa, bordered by the Rideau River on one side, and the Rideau Canal on the other. With over 12 national museums and the spectacular Gatineau Park close by, there are many excellent recreational opportunities for individuals and families to enjoy. The City of Ottawa itself, with a population of almost one million, is Canada's capital city and reflects the country's bilingual and multicultural character. Carleton's location in the nation's capital provides many opportunities for research with groups and institutions that reflect the diversity of the country.

Carleton University is strongly committed to fostering diversity within its community as a source of excellence, cultural enrichment, and social strength. We welcome those who would contribute to the further diversification of our faculty and its scholarship including, but not limited to, women, visible minorities, Aboriginal peoples, persons with disabilities, and persons of any sexual orientation or gender identity.

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

All positions are subject to budgetary approval.


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