Assistant Professor, Teaching Stream - Contractually Limited Term Appointment (CLTA) - Statistical
Requisition Title: Assistant Professor, Teaching Stream - Contractually Limited Term Appointment (CLTA) - Statistical Sciences - 1700958
The Department of Statistical Sciences at the University of Toronto invites applications for a one-year contractually-limited term appointment in Statistical Sciences. This appointment will be at the rank of Assistant Professor, Teaching Stream and is expected to begin on September 1, 2017 and end on August 31, 2018.
Candidates must have a graduate degree in actuarial science, statistics, biostatistics or related discipline by the time of appointment. Candidates must have significant experience in teaching a variety of courses in either actuarial science or statistics and are required to demonstrate evidence of excellence in teaching, including lecture preparation and delivery, curriculum development, and development of online material/lectures. Evidence of excellence in teaching can be demonstrated by strong letters of reference, teaching evaluations and teaching accomplishments highlighted as part of the application. Evidence of engaging in pedagogical scholarship, experience teaching large classes and using innovative technology is an asset.
Salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience.
All qualified candidates are invited to apply online by clicking on the link below. Applications must include a cover letter, curriculum vitae and a teaching dossier (including a statement of teaching philosophy and teaching evaluations). Please combine attachments into one or two files in PDF/MSWord format. Submission guidelines can be found at: http://uoft.me/how-to-apply.
Applicants must arrange to have at least three letters of reference (on letterhead and signed), of which at least two must address the candidate's teaching, sent directly by the writers to firstname.lastname@example.org by the closing date July 31, 2017.
As one of the leading departments in North America our mandate is to serve as a centre of excellence for statistical research and education, across the campus, nationally and internationally. With an outstanding complement of 22 award winning faculty, our key strengths are the quality of our research, the abilities of our undergraduate and graduate students, our close ties to biostatisticians in the Dalla Lana School of Public Health, and the broad reach of statistical science across other disciplines. For more information on the Statistical Sciences Department, please visit our website at: www.utstat.utoronto.ca.
The University of Toronto is strongly committed to diversity within its community and especially welcomes applications from racialized persons/persons of colour, women, Indigenous/Aboriginal People of North America, persons with disabilities, LGBTQ persons, and others who may contribute to the further diversification of ideas.
As part of your application, you will be asked to complete a brief Diversity Survey. This survey is voluntary. Any information directly related to you is confidential and cannot be accessed by search committees or human resources staff. Results will be aggregated for institutional planning purposes. For more information, please see http://uoft.me/UP.
All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority.
The University of Toronto is strongly committed to diversity within its community and especially welcomes applications from visible minority group members, women, Aboriginal persons, persons with disabilities, members of sexual minority groups, and others who may contribute to the further diversification of ideas.
All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority
Job Field: Limited Term (Teaching Stream)
Faculty / Division: Faculty of Arts and Science
Department: Statistical Sciences
Campus: St. George (downtown Toronto)
Job Posting: Jun 26, 2017
Job Closing: July 31, 2017