University of Ottawa
Tenure-track position in quantum algorithms, quantum cryptography and quantum information theory
With its strategic location at the heart of Canada’s capital, its broad variety of teaching and research initiatives offered in the two official languages, the cosmopolitan environment, and its national perspective, the University of Ottawa is truly Canada’s University. The Department of Mathematics and Statistics of the University of Ottawa invites applications to fill one tenure-track position in quantum algorithms, quantum cryptography and quantum information theory at the Assistant level starting July 1, 2012. We are seeking a candidate who has a proven track-record in research and teaching at both the undergraduate and graduate level, and will be willing and able to supervise graduate students upon arrival. Preference will be given to bilingual candidates. Conditions of employment are set by a collective agreement. Information about the department can be found at http://www.science.uottawa.ca/mathstat.
Applicants should forward a curriculum vitae, provide a research plan, and arrange for four confidential letters of recommendation, with one addressing teaching, to be sent directly to Professor Mayer Alvo, Chairman, Department of Mathematics and Statistics, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, ON Canada, K1N 6N5. Applicants are also encouraged to include copies of up to three of their most significant publications. The closing date for receipt of applications is March 15 2012 or until the position is filled. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority. Equity is a University of Ottawa policy; women, aboriginal peoples, members of visible minorities and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply. The University of Ottawa is justly proud of its 150-year tradition of bilingualism. Through its Second Language Institute, the University provides training to staff members and to their spouses in their second official language.