Faculty Postings

Assistant Professor, Teaching Stream (Contractually Limited) - Mathematics

The Department of Mathematical and Computational Sciences at the University of Toronto Mississauga (UTM) seeks enthusiastic and innovative candidates for one two-year Contractually-Limited Term Appointment at the rank of Assistant Professor, Teaching Stream, in the field of Mathematics, beginning September 1, 2018, or as soon as possible thereafter, and ending August 31, 2020.

We seek candidates who have a record of excellent teaching, experience and demonstrated commitment to excellent pedagogical practices, and strong organizational, interpersonal and communication skills. This will be demonstrated through teaching accomplishments, teaching evaluations, the teaching dossier submitted as part of the application, and strong endorsements from referees of high standing. Experience or demonstrated interest in curriculum improvement and teaching innovation is a plus.  Candidates must have a PhD in mathematics by the time of appointment or shortly thereafter. 

Salary is to be commensurate with qualifications and experience.

Teaching duties in the undergraduate program include core courses at the first and/or second year level, as well as upper-level courses, in one of the candidate's fields of expertise. Responsibilities include undergraduate teaching, managing teaching assistants, developing course materials, and curriculum development.

Applications must include a curriculum vitae, statements of career goals and teaching philosophy, a teaching dossier (that includes teaching evaluations, syllabi and/or course materials), and three to five letters of recommendation (on letterhead, signed and scanned). All application materials must be submitted online through MathJobs at https://www.mathjobs.org/jobs/jobs/12142 by the closing date. The closing date for applications is August 8, 2018, and review of applications will begin after this date.

For more information about the Department of Mathematical and Computational Sciences please visit our home page: http://www.utm.utoronto.ca/math-cs-stats/.


Any inquiries about the position should be sent to the Chair's Assistant, Julia Martyn, at julia.martyn@utoronto.ca.


The University of Toronto is strongly committed to diversity within its community and especially welcomes applications from racialized persons/persons of colour, women, Indigenous/Aboriginal People of North America, persons with disabilities, LGBTQ persons, and others who may contribute to the diversification of ideas. 

All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority.