Employment Opportunities in Math & Stats

The Department of Mathematics and Statistics at Queen’s University invites applications from qualified candidates interested in teaching the following course in the academic year 2022-2023:


Course Title


APSC 172

Calculus II


Preference will be given to qualified graduate students in the Department of Mathematics and Statistics who meet the following conditions:

  • currently enrolled in a Doctoral program
  • have passed the applicable thesis prospectus exam for their program.
  • have completed our Teaching Apprenticeship program with 12 hours of classroom instructional training or have equivalent post-secondary teaching training.

A complete application will consist of all transcript(s), a curriculum vita as well as any other relevant materials the candidate wishes to submit for consideration such as a teaching dossier or student evaluations. All documentation should be submitted to Dr. Ping Li electronically to pingli@queensu.ca.

The deadline to apply is Wednesday, November 30, 2022. Review of completed applications will begin after this date. The final appointment is subject to budgetary approval and regular staffing.

Graduate Teachings Assistants and Teaching Fellows at Queen's University are governed by the Collective Agreement for Teaching Assistants and Teaching Fellows between PSAC Local 901 and Queen's University. Remuneration will be in accordance with the Collective Agreement, and appointments are subject to funding or enrolment criteria.

The University invites applications from all qualified individuals. Queen’s University is committed to employment equity and diversity in the workplace and welcomes applications from women, visible minorities, aboriginal people, persons with disabilities, and persons of any sexual orientation or gender identity. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority.

Tier 2 Canada Research Chair in the Responsible use of Artificial Intelligence

The Faculties of Arts and Science (FAS), Law, and the Smith School of Business at Queen’s University are partnering to invite applications from exceptional early-career scholars at the rank of Assistant/Associate/Professor with specialization in Responsible use of Artificial Intelligence (AI) for a tenure-track/tenured faculty position. The successful candidate will submit an external nomination for a five-year term position as a Tier 2 Canada Research Chair, eligible for renewal once, to a maximum of two five-year terms as a Tier 2 Canada Research Chair.

For more information, please see the Faculty of Art's & Science webpage

Position Title: Coleman Postdoctoral Fellow
Position Type: Postdoctoral
Position Location: Kingston, Ontario K7L 3N6, Canada
Subject Area: Compatible with the department research interests
Application Deadline: 2023/01/20 11:59PM

Applications are invited for one or more three-year postdoctoral positions beginning July 1, 2023. The successful candidates will be expected to contribute to both the research and teaching activities of the Department. Contributions to research include pursuing independent and/or collaborative projects and participating in seminars and other research activities of the Department. Teaching duties typically consist of teaching two one-semester courses per year. The combined annual salary for research and teaching is at least $55,000 CAN. Postdoctoral fellows will also receive $2,000 per year for research-related travel as well as employee benefits including dental, supplementary medical, and childcare benefits. Postdoctoral fellows may choose to participate in the Queen's Pension Plan in their third year of employment.

The candidate's research should be in one of the existing areas of strength of the Department. In pure math and statistics, these include algebraic geometry, number theory, representation theory, invariant theory, dynamical systems, free probability, theoretical and applied statistics, partial differential equations, and mathematical physics. In applied mathematics, these include information theory, coding theory, control theory, fluid mechanics, and mathematical biology.

Further details on the departmental research profile can be found at the department's web page listing research areas.

Applicants should submit a cover letter, a curriculum vitae, a research statement, and a teaching statement, and have at least four letters of recommendation (one of which addresses teaching). In the cover letter, indicate whether or not you are a Canadian citizen or permanent resident. All applications should be submitted through www.mathjobs.org. Applications received by January 20, 2023 will receive full consideration. Candidates are strongly encouraged to contact a faculty member whose research area matches theirs.

Queen's is committed to employment equity and diversity in the workplace and encourages applications from women, visible minorities, Aboriginal peoples, persons with disabilities, and LGBTQ persons.

Application Materials Required:

Submit the following items online at this website to complete your application:
  • Curriculum Vitae
  • Research statement
  • Teaching statement
  • Cover letter (including statement about Citizenship)
  • Four reference letters (to be submitted online by the reference writers at this site )
And anything else requested in the position description.