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    9-Month Instructor Position

Acadia University is recognized as one of Canada's premier undergraduate institutions. Academic innovation and a technology-rich teaching and learning environment have garnered the university a reputation for excellence. Our progressive workplace is located only one hour from Halifax in Nova Scotia's beautiful Annapolis Valley - a small-town setting offering an affordable lifestyle, outstanding recreational opportunities, internationally acclaimed restaurants, a healthy economy, and the best weather in the Atlantic Provinces.

Faculty of Pure and Applied Science
Department of Mathematics and Statistics

Position # 20915CLTIR – The Department of Mathematics and Statistics seeks to fill a 9-month contractually limited position at the rank of Instructor I effective August 15th, 2013. The successful candidate should hold a Masters degree or have equivalent education and work experience. Preference will be given to candidates who have experience teaching introductory statistics courses or labs.

The Department seeks a dynamic individual, who has a strong commitment to teaching. Duties for the position include teaching one course per term, co-ordinating and instructing a number of statistics laboratories, and supervising undergraduate and graduate assistants. The successful applicant will also contribute to the service activities of the Department.

Applications must include a letter of application, an up-to-date curriculum vitae, and confirmation of degree (Master's or terminal]. Please also include the names, addresses, phone numbers, and e-mail addresses of three people who will provide letters of reference. Potential candidates shall send the application package and arrange to have three letters of reference sent to:

Dr Jeff Hooper, Head
Department of Mathematics and Statistics
Acadia University
PO Box 29, Wolfville, NS B4P 2R6
Phone: (902) 585-1382
Facsimile: (902) 585-1074
e -mail:

Closing Date: July 10, 2013

The University invites applications from all qualified individuals; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority. Acadia University is committed to employment equity and values a diverse and inclusive workplace. We therefore invite applications from Aboriginal peoples, African Nova Scotians, persons with disabilities, visible minorities, and women, as well as persons of any sexual orientation or gender identity. Consistent with the principles of employment equity, the primary criterion for appointment to a position is academic and professional excellence. Candidates who are a member of one of the aforementioned groups, and who wish to have the application considered as such, should complete the Employment Equity Voluntary Self-Identification Form as part of their application package.

While budgetary approval has been granted for this position, Acadia University reserves the right not to fill this position, or to fill this position at a level different from the advertised level or term.

Submitted on Wed, 26 Jun 2013 14:14:22 +0000

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