Sessional Instructor - School of Mathematical & Computational Science (Fall 2016)

Competition Number: 
78SI16
Position Type: 
Sessional Opening
Closing Date: 
Wednesday, August 31, 2016
Date of Posting: 
August 25, 2016
Department: 
School of Mathematical & Computational Science
Position: 
Sessional Instructor
Contract: 
Winter 2016

The School of Mathematical and Computational Sciences at the University of Prince Edward Island has an opening for a Sessional Instructor for the Fall 2016 Semester, subject to budgetary approval.

Math 185 Special Topics in Calculus
This course is a bridge from Math 152 to Math 291. The topics covered are those in Math 192 which were not covered in Math 152: sequences, series, tests for convergence, Taylor series and Taylor polynomials. This is a temporary course which will be offered based on demand until the transition from the Math 151,152, 251,2 52 stream to the Math 191,192, 291 stream is completed.

Prerequisite: Math 152
Four lecture hours per week for six weeks
Semester hours of credit: 2

Qualifications:
• Applicants should hold Ph.D. in Mathematics or a related field. 
• Applicants should have experience in teaching, research or industry practice related to the course content.
• Preference will be given to qualified candidates with seniority on the UPEI Sessional Roster in the academic unit.

Application Instructions:
Please send applications including curriculum vitae with references to:

Dr. Gordon MacDonald, Associate Dean
School of Mathematical and Computational Sciences
University of Prince Edward Island
550 University Avenue
Charlottetown,  PE  C1A 4P3
Fax: 902-566-0466
Email: rstanley@upei.ca

In accordance with Canadian immigration requirements, all qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadian citizens and permanent residents will be given priority. UPEI is committed to the principle of equity in employment.

Closing date for applications is August 31, 2016
 

UPEI encourages all qualified applicants to apply for job openings; however, in keeping with the terms and provisions of the university’s various employment and collective agreements, first priority will be given to internal candidates.
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