postdoctoral positions at the University of Western Ontario

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Dan Christensen

Nov 13, 2020, 4:55:07 PM11/13/20
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The Math Department at Western will be hiring one or more postdocs to
start in summer 2021. The application deadline is December 4, 2020.
The full ad is available at

and I have included the text of it below.

The Math Department has large research groups working in topology,
(higher) category theory, homotopy type theory and related areas.
Applicants in these and other areas represented in the department
are particularly encouraged to apply.

Our department has an active postdoctoral program and a busy seminar
schedule. More information about the department and the School of
Mathematical and Statistical Sciences are available at and

The positions have a reduced teaching load of just two half-courses.
A "half-course" is a 13-week course meeting for 3 or 4 hours each week.
Note also that the cost of living in (this) London is quite low.

Feel free to contact me with questions, or to use



The Department of Mathematics at the University of Western Ontario has
several postdoctoral positions available, in any area of Mathematics
that is represented within the Department. Information about the
Department can be found at Each position has
a two-year term with a flexible start date of July 1, 2021. The salary
will be $52,000 CDN per year, plus a tax-free research fund of $1,500
per year. The positions will involve teaching two half-courses per
year, in addition to research. Candidates should have completed a
Ph.D. in July 2018 or later. The filling of these positions is subject
to budgetary considerations.

All applications should include a cover letter, a curriculum vitae
(including publication list), a research statement, teaching
statement, and at least three letters of reference. At least one
letter of reference should comment on the teaching abilities of the
applicant. E-mail inquiries may be sent to Screening
of applications will begin on December 5th, 2020, and will continue
until all positions are filled.

Western University is committed to employment equity and welcomes
applications from all qualified women and men, including visible
minorities, Aboriginal persons, persons with disabilities, and LGBTQ
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