Lecturer in Mathematics
The University of Canterbury

School of Mathematics and Statistics

Closing date: 1st July 2016

Applications are invited from outstanding candidates for the continuing position at the level of Lecturer (comparable to Assistant Professor in the US system) in the School of Mathematics and Statistics. In this position, you will contribute to the vibrancy of the School's research culture and will undertake a range of collaborative teaching responsibilities, from beginning undergraduate to supervising research students.

The position is open to candidates with a strong research record in mathematics. Applicants whose research area is in algebra and/or number theory are particularly encouraged to apply. You are expected to have a Ph.D. in Mathematics, or an equivalent qualification. The School of Mathematics and Statistics is a forward-looking School, dedicated to excellence in teaching and research. For more about the School, please visit: http://www.math.canterbury.ac.nz/

The University of Canterbury is committed to promoting a world-class learning environment through research and teaching excellence, and has a vision statement of 'People Prepared to Make a Difference'. You will have the opportunity to work alongside members of a diverse academic community and enrich your own professional and personal development.

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Applications are submitted online and should include a brief cover letter, curriculum vitae with research publication details, a one-page statement for each of research and teaching interests, and the names and contact details of three referees. Please ensure your application is uploaded together as one file and that the file name is your surname only. Should you wish to email any additional attachments or have queries in relation to the application process, please forward these to the Recruitment Coordinator, Nikki Gibbs, nikki.gibbs@canterbury.ac.nz Further information about this role can be obtained by contacting Professor Charles Semple, charles.semple@canterbury.ac.nz

The University of Canterbury is an EEO employer and actively seeks to meet its obligation under the Treaty of Waitangi.

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