Applications are invited from suitably qualified persons for the following post in the Department of Computer Science, Mathematics & Physics (CMP), Faculty of Science & Technology, The University of the West Indies, Cave Hill Campus, Barbados:
Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Mathematics
The successful applicant must have completed a MSc and a PhD in Mathematics and have excellent communication skills in English. Applicants with a good knowledge of WeBWorK, SageMath and/or another CAS and proficiency in Python would be at a distinct advantage. Candidates should have a proven research track record, and outstanding research potential at a level of international excellence. While preference will be given to candidates working in a modern area of algebra or number theory, they should also have a mathematical outlook that enhances, bridges, and complements the research areas of our small discipline of mathematics which currently comprises of biostatistics and estimation theory, and aperiodic tilings and fractal & discrete geometry. Applicants might wish to describe in a brief cover letter how they satisfy these selection criteria and fit into our discipline.
The successful applicant will be expected to assume duties by August 1, 2022 or as soon as possible thereafter.
Detailed application giving full particulars of qualifications, experience and biodata and three (3) signed up-to-date referee reports should be sent as soon as possible to The Assistant Registrar (Human Resources), The University of the West Indies, P.O. Box 64, Bridgetown, Barbados. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org. If your first and higher degrees were obtained from different Universities, please provide a referee report from each University and one referee should be a member of your present organization. A Job Application Pack is available from our website: http://www.cavehill.uwi.edu/hr/careers.aspx.
The closing date for completed applications (Application Form, CV, referee reports and degree transcripts) is December 13, 2021.
Should you wish to apply for this position, please send a completed application form to:
The Assistant Registrar, Human Resources, The University of the West Indies, Cave Hill Campus, P.O. Box 64, Bridgetown BB11000, Barbados.
Only signed and completed applications will be considered.
Please ensure that you quote reference number LSLMATHS/11/21 on all correspondence.
A complete application includes:
- Cover letter and completed application form
(the application form is available at https://www.cavehill.uwi.edu/hr/resources/forms/cave-hill-campus-application-form.aspx);
- Research Agenda (two pages);
- Statement of teaching philosophy (two pages);
- Supporting documents:
i. Transcripts from degree granting institutions;
ii. Updated curriculum vitae;
iii. List of publications.
- Three (3) references
Any application that is incomplete after the deadline will not be considered.
For an informal discussion of the post please contact The Human Resources Section by email: email@example.com.