Assistant Professor - Pure Mathematics

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Requisition Title: Assistant Professor - Pure Mathematics - 1800606

The Department of Mathematical and Computational Sciences at the University of Toronto Mississauga (UTM) invites applications for a tenure-stream appointment in Mathematics. The appointment will be at the rank of Assistant Professor and will commence July 1, 2018.

It is required that candidates work in the area of Differential Geometry. The successful candidate will also be a member of the tri-campus graduate Department of Mathematics at the University of Toronto.

Applicants must have a Ph.D. in Mathematics or a related field by the date of appointment or shortly thereafter, and demonstrate an emerging record of excellence in research and teaching. The successful candidate will be expected to mount innovative research at the highest international level and establish an outstanding, externally funded research program. 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.

Salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience.

The University of Toronto is an international leader in Mathematics research and education. We seek exceptional candidates who would complement our existing strengths. For more information, please see our websites: and

Submission guidelines can be found at: We recommend combining attached documents into one or two files in PDF/MS Word format. If you have any questions regarding this position, please contact Rajni Lala at [email protected]

Application material for the position should be submitted online by clicking the ‘apply online' link below. A complete application will include the candidate's curriculum vitae, a list of publications, a research statement, a teaching statement, and at least four letters of reference sent directly by the writers (on letterhead, signed and scanned), including at least one primarily addressing the candidate's teaching to [email protected] with the subject line "Differential Geometry". The deadline for applications is March 20, 2018 and all materials should be received by this date.

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.

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 accesses by search committees or human resources staff. Results will be aggregated for institutional planning purposes. For more information, please see

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

Job Field: Tenure Stream
Faculty / Division: University of Toronto Mississauga
Department: UTM: Mathematical and Computational Sciences
Campus: Mississauga
Job Posting: Mar 5, 2018
Job Closing: March 20, 2018





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Posted: 3/6/2018
Application Due: 3/21/2018
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