Limited-term Assistant Teaching Professor

The Department of Mathematics and Statistics at the University of Victoria, invites applications for a limited-term Assistant Teaching Professor position to commence Aug. 1, 2017, or as soon as possible after that date. This is a full-time teaching appointment for two years only. Junior mathematicians who want to further their teaching experience are particularly encouraged to apply.

Candidates must hold a Master’s or Ph.D. degree in Mathematics, and must have experience teaching at least six university Mathematics classes in more than one subject area. Successful applicants will demonstrate a passion for teaching and will provide documented evidence of excellence in the delivery of mathematical sciences courses at the first- and second-year level, in the form of teaching evaluations and supporting letters. Demonstrated ability to teach a wide range of Mathematics courses will be considered an asset. Successful applicants will be expected to teach and co-ordinate multi-section courses, and to contribute through service to the Department and University.

Information about the department, including descriptions of courses offered, can be found at its website:

Applications should be made through, and should include: a cover letter detailing interest in and experience pertaining to the position; a curriculum vitae; a teaching dossier (or equivalent documentation) that outlines teaching experience, philosophy and effectiveness; and at least three letters of reference in support of the application. The reference letters should address teaching.

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Questions about this position are welcomed and can be addressed to the Chair of Mathematics and Statistics (

Review of applications will begin after June 25, 2017 and will continue until the position is filled.

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The University of Victoria is an equity employer and encourages applications from women, persons with disabilities, visible minorities, Aboriginal Peoples, people of all sexual orientations and genders, and others who may contribute to the further diversification of the University. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, in accordance with Canadian immigration requirements, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority.