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The Department of Mathematics in the Faculty of Science at Western University is pleased to announce a search for a full-time, probationary (tenure-track) position in Mathematics at the rank of Assistant Professor. The salary will be commensurate with the successful applicant’s qualifications and experience. The anticipated start date will be July 1, 2022.

Applicants must possess a PhD in Mathematics or a closely related area. The successful candidate will have a research focus in applied algebra interpreted in the broadest possible sense, including applications both within and beyond mathematics. They will have an outstanding record of research in the form of publications in high-impact, peer-reviewed journals, as well as awards, invited talks and other scholarly achievements, as appropriate for their career path and stage. Success in attracting external research funding would be an asset.

Consideration of applications will begin on December 7, 2021 and will continue until the position is filled.

A complete application consists of:

  • Cover letter, addressing how the candidate’s expertise fits this position and complements existing strengths within the Department of Mathematics.
  • Curriculum vitae
  • Research statement
  • A teaching portfolio, including documentation of experience and effectiveness, as well as an optional statement of teaching philosophy.
  • Four or more letters of reference, one of which should specifically address the candidate’s teaching.
  • Completed application form 

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Department of Mathematics
The University of Western Ontario
London, Ontario N6A 5B7