Assistant professor position in general relativity and quantum gravity at the University of New Brunswick, Canada

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Deadline:  2017-03-21

Location:  Fredericton, Canada

The Department of Mathematics and Statistics at the University of New Brunswick Fredericton invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor position to commence on July 1, 2017, or as negotiated. The Department is seeking applicants in the area of Mathematical Physics, in particular General Relativity and Quantum Gravity. Applicants should have broad interests in applied mathematics, compatible with the research currently being done in the Department.

Candidates must have a doctoral degree, postdoctoral experience, and demonstrated excellence in research. Evidence of or demonstrated potential for excellence in teaching at the undergraduate and graduate levels is required. The successful candidate will be expected to teach a wide range of courses in mathematics and to develop a strong research program with external funding.

Applications should be made through the online system [UNBF-MATHPHYS, job listing 10054] and must include curriculum vitae, list of publications, research program, a teaching statement which includes an account of teaching experience, and four references (with one addressing the teaching record). Candidates are also encouraged to provide web links for up to three selected reprints or preprints, or to upload them to MathJobs.Org.

Applications through are preferable and strongly encouraged; in exceptional circumstances applications may also be sent by regular mail or email to:

Chair, Department of Mathematics and Statistics
University of New Brunswick
P.O. Box 4400
Fredericton, New Brunswick
Canada, E3B 5A3
email: math[AT]
Fax: 506-453-4705

Informal inquires about this position can be made to Viqar Husain (vhusain[AT] or Sanjeev Seahra (sseahra[AT]

Review of applications will begin on March 21, 2017, and will continue until the position is filled. The position is subject to budgetary approval.

All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority. Applicants should indicate current citizen status.

The University of New Brunswick is committed to the principle of employment equity.