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Assistant Professor - Dynamical Systems

University of Alberta

University of Alberta
Department of Mathematical and Statistical Sciences
Assistant Professor - Dynamical Systems

Competition No. - A113339983
Closing Date - Will remain open until filled.

The Department of Mathematical and Statistical Sciences at the University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, invites applications for a tenure-track position at the Assistant Professor level in the area of Dynamics of Differential Equations, in particular (but not limited to) Stochastic Dynamics. An appointment at a higher level may be possible for exceptional candidates. Research interest that aligns with that of the current members of the Department working on Dynamical Systems is an asset. The Department offers an excellent research environment with a normal teaching load of two-and-a-half courses per year.

Applicants will have a PhD (or international equivalent) degree in mathematics, demonstrated accomplishments and outstanding promise in research, and a strong commitment to graduate and undergraduate teaching. The successful candidate will establish his/her own research program and supervise graduate students.

The University of Alberta has one of the leading Mathematics departments in Canada, with strong connections to other mathematical institutes, such as the Pacific Institute for the Mathematical Sciences (PIMS), the Mathematical Sciences Research Institute (MSRI), and the Banff International Research Station (BIRS). For more information about the Department, please visit

Applicants should submit their curriculum vitae, a research statement, teaching profile outlining experience and interests, and at least three confidential letters of reference. Review of applications will begin on November 4, 2019, however the competition will remain open until filled. Early applications are strongly encouraged.

All applications are to be submitted through MathJobs ( Any questions regarding this position should be sent to

We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those individuals selected for an interview will be contacted.

To assist the University in complying with mandatory reporting requirements of the Immigration and Refugee Protection Act (R203(3)(e), please include the first digit of your Canadian Social Insurance Number in your application (within your cover letter). If you do not have a Canadian Social Insurance Number, please indicate this in your application (within the cover letter).

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

The University of Alberta is committed to an equitable, diverse, and inclusive workforce. We welcome applications from all qualified persons. We encourage women; First Nations, Métis and Inuit persons; members of visible minority groups; persons with disabilities; persons of any sexual orientation or gender identity and expression; and all those who may contribute to the further diversification of ideas and the University to apply.