Twelve-Month Term Position

University of Winnipeg

The Department of Mathematics and Statistics at The University of Winnipeg invites applications for a twelve-month term position in Mathematics at the rank of Assistant Professor. Applicants should have a Ph.D. in Mathematics and an active research program. Individuals with expertise in any area of pure mathematics are invited to apply. Preference will be given to applicants with expertise in combinatorics, representation theory or functional analysis.

The successful candidate will teach six classes at the first and second-year levels and will contribute to departmental and university service. Candidates will have a demonstrated record of teaching excellence at the undergraduate level and a demonstrated ability to work well with colleagues and students. Candidates must have excellent interpersonal and communication skills.

The selection committee will begin reviewing applications on March 2, 2020 and will continue until the position is filled; full consideration is assured for applications received by February 28, 2020. Subject to budgetary approval, this position will commence on July 1, 2020. Salary levels will be commensurate with qualifications and experience.

Applicants are requested to submit a complete application that will include (all documents in PDF):

  • a cover letter
  • a current curriculum vitae
  • a research statement
  • a teaching statement and evidence of teaching effectiveness, including teaching evaluations, if available

Applicants must submit all of the above materials through The University of Winnipeg’s online recruitment system.

Candidates should also arrange to have three letters of reference e-mailed directly to:

Dr. Anna Stokke, Chair
Department of Mathematics and Statistics

In addition to addressing research and teaching, referees are requested to comment on the applicant’s interpersonal skills, reliability, time management skills and ability to work well with others.

The successful candidate will be welcomed into a supportive and collegial department with a record of teaching and research excellence. The department has seventeen regular faculty members. Further information about the department, including descriptions of courses offered and faculty research interests, is available at

Enquiries may be addressed to Dr. Anna Stokke, Chair,

The University of Winnipeg is committed to equity, diversity and inclusion and recognizes that a diverse staff/faculty benefits and enriches the work, learning and research environments, and is essential to academic and institutional excellence. We welcome applications from all qualified individuals and encourage women, members of racialized communities, Indigenous persons, persons with disabilities, and persons of any sexual orientation or gender identity to confidentially self-identify at time of application. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadian citizens and permanent residents will be given priority.

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