CLTA Assistant Professor, Teaching Stream, Mathematics
University of Toronto Scarborough
The Department of Computer and Mathematical Sciences at the University of Toronto Scarborough invites applications for a two-year contractually limited-term appointment in Mathematics. The appointment will be at the rank of Assistant Professor, Teaching Stream, and will commence on July 1, 2018 or as soon as possible after, ending on June 30, 2020.
Candidates must have a PhD in Mathematics or a related field by the time of the appointment or shortly thereafter, and must have significant experience in teaching Mathematics as primary instructor of courses at the university level. We seek candidates who demonstrate excellence in teaching, strong communication and interpersonal skills, a commitment to students' learning, and who possess the intellectual curiosity and drive to pursue innovative pedagogical methods. Evidence of excellence in teaching and pedagogy will consist of outstanding teaching evaluations, teaching awards or accolades, and a reflective teaching dossier (including a teaching statement and course materials), as well as strong letters of reference. Candidates invited for an interview will be asked to present a lecture to faculty and students.
The successful candidate will join a vibrant group of teaching-stream faculty, who are engaged in pedagogical and curricular innovations and research. Faculty are expected to combine their expertise in the discipline with best practices in teaching to create rich learning environments that embrace diversity, promote equity, and integrate research in a manner that challenges students to develop skills and ethics to be leading citizens. Duties may include teaching undergraduate courses, managing teaching assistants, developing course materials, curriculum development, and use of course-related software. The successful candidate will be expected to collaborate with colleagues on program development.
Salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience.
Applicants should apply online https://utoronto.taleo.net/careersection/10050/jobdetail.ftl?job=1801263&tz=GMT-04%3A00. Applications should include a curriculum vitae, teaching dossier (including statement of teaching philosophy, course outlines, course evaluations, selected course materials), and the names and email addresses of at least three referees. Applicants should arrange to have at least three letters of reference uploaded through MathJobs directly by the referees (on letterhead, signed, and scanned). To receive full consideration, all application material should be received by May 21, 2018.
For more information about the Department of Computer and Mathematical Sciences, please visit our home page at http://www.utsc.utoronto.ca/cms/. If you have any questions regarding this position, please contact Katheleene Smith (firstname.lastname@example.org).
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 further diversification of ideas.
All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority.