Sessional Instructor, Department of Mathematics and Computer Science

Brandon University is seeking a sessional instructor to teach the following in-person course in the Department of Mathematics and Computer Science (scheduled between September and December 2021). The normal mode of course delivery is in-person; however, given the uncertainties inherent in the current pandemic, applicants should also be prepared to teach in an online synchronous format.

Fall Session: September – December 2021: (3 credit hours)

• 62:456 COMPUTATIONAL METHODS IN GRAPH THEORY
Monday, Wednesday, Friday 10:40am to 11:30pm (Slot 3) Central Time
Topics include: Elements of graph theory and combinatorial mathematics, algorithms for manipulating graphs, and other combinatorial algorithms, and applications to problems.

Qualifications: A minimum of a Master’s degree or equivalent in Mathematics, Computer Science, or a closely related discipline. Experience in undergraduate teaching, particularly in relation to courses within the Department of Mathematics and Computer Science, would be an asset. Note that the course is to be taught in person at the times listed above.

Application deadline: August 27, 2021, or until filled

Salary: $6252 for 3 credit hours

Applications should be sent via email in a single pdf file of reasonable size and include a letter of application that lists citizenship or Canadian immigration status, curriculum vitae, copies of transcripts, and the names and email addresses of three references. The phrase SESSIONAL INSTRUCTOR should be included in the subject line of the email. The email should be sent to: Dr. J.G. Williams, Chair, Department of Mathematics & Computer Science, Brandon University, Brandon, MB, R7A 6A9, Email: williams@brandonu.ca

All applicants are invited to consult the Brandon University course calendar for more information. Further details about Brandon University and the Department of Math and Computer Science can be found at https://www.brandonu.ca/

We thank all applicants for their interest in applying for this position and advise that only candidates selected for interviews will be contacted.

Brandon University is committed to equity, welcomes diversity, and hires on the basis of merit. All qualified individuals who may contribute to the diversification of the University, especially women, persons with disabilities, Indigenous persons, racialized persons, and persons of all sexual orientations and genders are encouraged to apply. Canadian citizens and permanent residents are given priority. Evidence of citizenship must be provided.

We are committed to providing an inclusive and barrier-free work environment. This starts with the hiring process. If you require an accommodation during any phase of the evaluation process, please indicate it in your cover letter. All information received related to an accommodation is kept confidential. To ensure this employment opportunity is accessible to all interested individuals, this posting is available in an alternate format upon request.