Université de Montréal, Département de mathématiques et de statistique

Tenure-Track Position in Applied Mathematics

The Département de mathématiques et de statistique is seeking applications for a full-time tenure-track position at the rank of Assistant Professor in Applied Mathematics.

The appointed candidate will be expected to teach at all three levels of the curriculum, supervise graduate students, engage in ongoing research and publication, and contribute to the academic life and reputation of the University.


  • Ph.D. in Applied Mathematics or equivalent doctorate
  • Excellence in research is essential. The ability to participate in institutional projects such as health sciences, engineering or environmental sciences is an asset.
  • Demonstrated ability to teach
  • Proficiency in the French language

Linguistic Policy: The Université de Montréal is a Québec University with an international reputation. French is the language of instruction. To renew its teaching faculty, the University is intensively recruiting the world’s best specialists. In accordance with the institution’s language policy,

The Université de Montréal offers a competitive salary and a complete range of employee benefits.

Starting Date
On or after June 1st, 2017.

Constitution of application

The application must include the following documents:

  • a cover letter
  • a curriculum vitæ
  • a statement of the research project
  • copies of up to 3 recent publications or research papers

Four letters of recommendation are also to be sent directly to the department chair by the referees. Without being a requirement, it would be advisable that they include comments on teaching aptitude.

Application and letters of recommendation must be sent to the chair of the Département de mathématiques et de statistique by November 7, 2016, at the following address:

M. Sabin Lessard, Directeur intérimaire
Département de mathématiques et de statistique
Faculté des arts et des sciences
Pavillon André-Aisenstadt, office 5161
Université de Montréal
C. P. 6128, succursale Centre-ville
Montréal (QC) H3C 3J7

Application and letters of recommendation may also be submitted through Mathjobs.org (Position ID: RAP) or emailed to direction@dms.umontreal.ca.

For more information about the Department, please consult its Web site at: http://dms.umontreal.ca/en/.