Statistics - Assistant Professor


Application Deadline: 

February 3rd 2020

MacEwan University inspires students through a powerful combination of academic excellence and personal learning experiences. Located in culturally enriched, downtown Edmonton, our comprehensive undergraduate university offers over 65 programs to 19,000 full- and part-time students. With a dedication to teaching excellence informed by scholarly research and creative activity, MacEwan provides an exceptional collaborative and supportive learning environment with a commitment to environmental sustainability and opportunities for community engagement. In support of faculty professional development, unique and enhanced services are provided through the MacEwan Office of Teaching and Learning.


The Department of Mathematics and Statistics in the Faculty of Arts and Science at MacEwan University invites applications for a full-time tenure-track appointment in Statistics at the rank of Assistant Professor, commencing July 1, 2020, subject to final budgetary approval.


The successful candidate will conduct research that compliments existing strengths in the department. While not a requirement, experience in statistical consultation would be considered an asset. They will teach a variety of introductory and advanced undergraduate courses in statistics and should expect a teaching load of six courses a year.


Preferred candidates will hold a Ph.D. (or evidence of near completion) in Statistics, demonstrate a commitment to undergraduate teaching, provide evidence of an ongoing research program, and show interest to involve undergraduate students in their scholarly activity.


Applicants should submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae, teaching dossier (including recent teaching evaluations), statement of research interests, sample of scholarly work, and academic transcripts. Three letters of reference, quoting the competition number, should be sent directly from referees to


Questions about this opportunity may be addressed to Dr. Adi Tcaciuc, Chair, Department of Mathematics and Statistics, at


How to Apply:


Only applications received electronically will be considered.  To apply, go to and select the job posting (Competition No. 19.12.208). 


Closing Date: A review of applications will begin February 3, 2020


Thank you for your interest in employment with MacEwan University. We will be reviewing all applications to select the candidates whose qualifications and experience most closely meet our needs. Only applicants selected for interviews will be contacted.


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This position is included under the MacEwan University Faculty Association Collective Agreement.


MacEwan University is committed to diversity, equity, and inclusion. We encourage Indigenous people, persons living with a disability, sexual and gender minorities, women, and members of all minority groups to apply and to self-identify. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadian citizens and permanent residents will be given priority.


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