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    Head of the Department of Mathematics

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Department Head
Department of Mathematics
Faculty of Science

The Faculty of Science at the University of Manitoba invites applications or nominations for the position of Head of the Department of Mathematics. The successful candidate will be appointed to the rank of Associate Professor or Professor, commensurate with qualifications and experience. The position as Head is normally for a five year period and will begin on July 1, 2013 or on a mutually agreed upon date. The successful candidate must have a Ph.D. in mathematics, and an outstanding record of accomplishment in both research and teaching. Strong academic leadership experience, including involvement in the creation of undergraduate and graduate programs, and excellent communication, interpersonal and organizational skills, are preferred.
Position Number: AM993

The Department of Mathematics is in the midst of an extensive renewal program, and the department is seeking new leadership to guide it through these exciting developments. Existing vacancies and anticipated retirements over the next five years will give the new Head a unique opportunity to lead in the reshaping and renewal of both the research and teaching programs of the department. Applications should include a curriculum vitae and a brief statement indicating the applicant's vision of the future of research and teaching in mathematics. Applicants should also arrange to have three letters of reference sent directly to the address below. Review of applications will begin March 1, 2013 and will continue until the position is filled. Additional information about the department, and the position profile, can be found at

Applications or nominations should be forwarded to
Dr. Roy M. Roshko, Associate Dean, Faculty of Science, University of Manitoba, 247 Machray Hall, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada R3T 2N2, email:

The University of Manitoba encourages applications from qualified women and men, including members of visible minorities, Aboriginal peoples and persons with disabilities. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply, however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority. Application materials, including letters of reference, will be handled in accordance with the protection of privacy provisions of "The Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act" (Manitoba). Please note that CVs may be provided to participating members of the search process.

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