The Department of Mathematics at Simon Fraser University invites
applications for a tenure-track position at the Assistant Professor
level starting September 1, 2014. We are looking for researchers
working in the areas of numerical analysis or scientific computing.
We seek applicants with an outstanding, independent research program
and a strong commitment to undergraduate and graduate teaching. The
successful candidate will contribute to an active, innovative
department with strong research groups and a thoughtful teaching
All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians
and Permanent Residents of Canada will be given priority. Simon
Fraser University is committed to an equity employment program that
includes special measures to achieve diversity among its faculty and
staff. We therefore particularly encourage applications from women,
people of aboriginal descent, persons with disabilities, and members
of visible minorities.
The Department's web page is at www.math.sfu.ca. Applications can be
submitted through MathJobs at http://www.mathjobs.org/jobs/jobs/5572.
Applications must include a curriculum vitae together with a
descriptive statement on research plans and a teaching dossier, and a
link to or electronic copies of up to three preprints or reprints.
Candidates must ensure that four letters of reference are submitted
through MathJobs.org by the deadline. One of these letters must
address the candidate’s teaching record.
Closing date: January 10, 2014. The competition remains open until the
positions are filled. Only short-listed candidates will be notified of
the outcome of their application. The positions are subject to
availability of funding and final approval by the SFU Board of