Two Tenure Track Assistant Professor Positions

The University of Manitoba
Faculty of Science
Department of Mathematics
Assistant Professor (2 Positions)
Position Number 17706 (Theoretical Partial Differential Equations)
Position Number 17707 (Algebra or Number Theory)

The Department of Mathematics at the University of Manitoba invites applications for two tenure-track positions at the Assistant Professor level, commencing July 1, 2014, or as soon as possible thereafter. Minimum qualifications are a Ph.D. in Mathematics. The successful candidate will have: a record of excellence in research and successful undergraduate teaching, or the clear potential to develop a strong independent programme of research, and a commitment to undergraduate teaching excellence; a firm commitment to graduate student instruction and supervision; and a commitment to service. One appointment is expected to be in Theoretical Partial Differential Equations, while the other appointment is expected to be in either Algebra or Number Theory. For both appointments, the Department is especially interested in candidates whose research complements or overlaps with the Department’s existing areas of research strength.

The Department of Mathematics has 25 full and part-time tenured or tenure-track professors and 5 instructors. The Department offers a full range of undergraduate, M.Sc. and Ph.D. programs, with the opportunity to specialize in a wide range of areas of pure and applied mathematics. For more information about the department, please visit

Review of applications will begin March 1, 2014, and will continue until the positions are filled. In all correspondence, applicants must refer to position number #17706 or #17707, as appropriate. Applications should be submitted by email to the address given below; PDF files are preferred. Applicants should submit a curriculum vitae together with statements concerning research plans and teaching philosophy, as well as the contact information for at least three referees (one of whom should address teaching). Applicants should also arrange for letters of reference from the referees to be sent by email to:

Steve Kirkland
Chair of the Search Committee
Department of Mathematics
University of Manitoba
Winnipeg, MB Canada R3T 2N2

Telephone: (204) 474-8703

The University of Manitoba is committed to creating a diverse and inclusive workplace. Applications are encouraged from qualified applicants including members of visible minorities, Aboriginal peoples, people with disabilities, people of all sexual orientations and genders, and others who may contribute to the further diversification of the university. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadian citizens 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” (Manitoba). Please note that application materials may be provided to participating members of the search process.

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Saturday, March 1, 2014
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Steve Kirkland