Assistant Professor - Applied Mathematics

Sep 01, 2017
Position Type
Tenured & Tenure-Track
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Requisition Title: Assistant Professor - Applied Mathematics - 1700981

The Department of Mathematics in the University of Toronto invites applications for a full-time tenure-stream appointment in mathematics with a research specialty in Applied Mathematics. The appointment will be at the rank of Assistant Professor and will commence July 1, 2018.

Candidates in all areas of Applied Mathematics will be considered. The applicants must have a Ph.D. in Mathematics or a related field by the date of appointment or shortly thereafter, and demonstrate excellence in research and teaching. Excellence in research will be demonstrated by a record of sustained contributions and publications in top ranked mathematics journals, presentations at significant conferences, awards and accolades, and strong endorsements by referees of top international stature. Evidence for excellence in teaching must be provided through teaching accomplishments, strong letters of reference, and the teaching statement submitted as part of the application. The successful candidate will be expected to conduct an innovative, competitive and independently funded research program.

The University of Toronto is an international leader in Mathematics research and education. We seek exceptional candidates who would complement and broaden our existing strengths.

Salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience.

Application material for the position should be submitted online through MathJobs, It should include the candidate's cover letter, curriculum vitae, a list of publications, a research statement, a teaching statement, the AMS Standard Cover Sheet, and at least four letters of reference (on letterhead, signed and scanned) uploaded to MathJobs directly by the writers, including at least one primarily addressing the candidate's teaching. To receive full consideration, application material should be received by the closing date of November 15, 2017.

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The University of Toronto offers the opportunity to teach, conduct research, and live in one of the most diverse metropolitan areas in the world.

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.

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

Job Field: Faculty
Faculty / Division: Faculty of Arts and Science
Department: Mathematics
Campus: St. George (downtown Toronto)
Job Posting: Aug 31, 2017
Job Closing: November 15, 2017, 11:59PM EST