Three Limited Term Appointments

St. Francis Xavier University

Three (3) Limited Term Appointments

The Department of Mathematics & Statistics at St. Francis Xavier University invites applications for three (3) ninemonth Limited Term Appointments at the rank of Assistant Professor to begin August 15, 2022.

The successful candidates will have or be nearing completion of a PhD in Mathematics, Statistics or a related field.
The preferred candidates will be able to demonstrate a strong commitment to teaching math and/or stats to undergraduate students from varied disciplines and they must provide evidence of a promising program of research. The Department is seeking candidates who are committed to contributing to StFX’s priorities of
equity, divers
ity, and inclusion. Demonstrated ability in attracting underrepresented groups of students and fostering a climate of inclusion in the classroom is an asset.

St. Francis Xavier University is a topranked Canadian undergraduate institution located in Antigonish, Nova Scotia. StFX offers a wide range of undergraduate degrees through more than twentyfive academic departments and interdisciplinary programs. The university has a long and distinguished history of educating high quality undergraduate students.

Applicants should provide a cover letter, curriculum vitae, statements on teaching interests and philosophy, a research statement, and the names, addresses (including email), and telephone numbers of three references.

Applications should be sent via email to:

Dr. Stephen Finbow, Chair
Mathematics & Statistics, St. Francis Xavier University

2323 Notre Dame Avenue, Antigonish, Nova Scotia, B2G 2W5 Canada


To learn more about the Department of Mathematics & Statistics, St. Francis Xavier University, please visit our website at

The review of applications will begin April 14, 2022 and continue until the positions are filled.

St. Francis Xavier University is located in Mi’kma’ki, the ancestral and unceded territory of the Mi’kmaq People. Our institution is committed to upholding the values of equity, diversity and inclusion. We encourage applications from members of groups that have been historically disadvantaged and marginalized, including Indigenous persons (especially Mi’kmaq), racialized persons (especially African Nova Scotians), persons with disabilities, those who identify as women and/or 2SLGBTQ+ and any others who would contribute to the diversity of our community. Please note that all qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, applications from Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority.

We are also committed to the elimination of barriers to participation for persons with disabilities. Should you require an accommodation
during the recruitment process, please contact Human Resources at or 9028675038.