The Department of Mathematics and Computer Science at Mount Allison University invites applications for a tenure-track appointment in Applied Mathematics and Data Science/Statistics. Candidates should have a Ph.D. in Applied Mathematics, Data Science/Statistics, or a relevant discipline. The successful candidate will be expected to teach a subset of applied mathematics and data science/statistics courses (see calendar descriptions here) and is expected to develop a strong, externally funded research program with links to disciplines outside mathematics.
The appointment will be made at the rank of Lecturer or Assistant Professor and will commence on July 1, 2020, subject to budgetary approval.
Mount Allison University, located in Sackville, New Brunswick, Canada is a small primarily undergraduate university offering small classes and a residential experience to a diverse student population. It is consistently ranked as one of the best undergraduate universities in Canada and promotes excellence in teaching and research.
Applications should include a cover letter, a curriculum vitae, a brief research plan, a teaching statement, and letters from three referees with at least one addressing teaching skills. In their cover letter, applicants are asked to briefly explain: (1) how their background or experiences have prepared them to teach data science/statistics and applied mathematics courses and (2) how their existing or potential research ties to disciplines/programs outside of mathematics.
Applications should be made through MathJobs:
Cover letters should be addressed to:
Dr. M. Messinger, Chair of the Search Committee Dept. of Mathematics and Computer Science, Mount Allison University
Review of applications will begin January 17th, 2020.