The Department of Mathematics at Brock University invites applications for two 6-month Instructional Limited-Term Appointments. The positions available are for the period July 1, 2013 to December 31, 2013, and January 1, 2014 to June 30, 2014, subject to final budgetary approval. Interested applicants are welcome to apply for one or both positions.
Both Instructional Limited Term Appointments will be required to teach up to four half-credit courses. The courses may include Math 1P12, Math 1P98, Math 2P03, and Math 2P12; and, Math 1P05, 1P97, 2P04, and 2P08 respectively. Math 1P97 and 1P98 are large calculus/statistics service courses for non-math majors.
Applicants must have a PhD in Mathematics or a closely related field with a strong background in regard to the courses listed above. Applicants must have demonstrated successful teaching experience in first and second year university courses. Good communication, organizational and interpersonal skills are essential for the successful candidate to interact with students, teaching staff and faculty. The ideal candidate will have successful experience teaching large lectures and an understanding of the issues unique to first year students. The ability to work in a team environment is also necessary for the teaching of these courses.
Review of applications will commence on March 22nd and continue until the position is filled. Applicants should submit a letter of application along with a curriculum vitae, teaching evaluations, at least one letter of reference addressing teaching and evidence of the ability to teach the courses listed above. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority. Applications should be sent to:
Chair of ILTA Hiring Committee
Department of Mathematics
St. Catharines, ON L2S 3A1
Electronic submissions are acceptable.
All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority. Brock University is actively committed to diversity and the principles of Employment Equity and invites applications from all qualified candidates. Women, Aboriginal peoples, members of visible minorities, and people with disabilities are especially encouraged to apply and to voluntarily self identify as a member of a designated group as part of their application. Candidates who wish to have their application considered as a member of one or more designated groups should fill out the Self-Identification Form available at http://brocku.ca/webfm_send/20927 and include the completed form with their application.
More information on Brock University can be found on the University's website www.brocku.ca.
Submitted on Fri, 08 Mar 2013 11:22:58 -0500