# Employment Opportunities

Sessional Teaching Positions

Department/School/Faculty:  Department of Mathematical Sciences

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Course(s) / Description:  Math 0212 SDE (Qualitative Methods for the Health Scientist).  An introduction to probability; the binomial, poisson and normal distributions; analysis of data; statistical inference; ANOVA; linear regression and correlation; nonparametric methods.

Term:  Spring 2017 (May 1 – June 12, 2017)

Mode of Delivery:  WEB

Qualifications:  MSc Mathematical Sciences

Rate of Pay:  In accordance with LUFA Collective Agreement.

Start Date:   May 1, 2017

Deadline:  Friday, March 17, 2017 at 4:00 p.m.

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Course(s) / Description:   Math 1071 SA (Vector and Matrices). For students without grade 12 U Calculus and Vectors or equivalent. Cartesian coordinates; vectors in two and three dimensions; the dot product and components of vectors; the cross product; equations of lines and planes; complex numbers; vector spaces over the real and complex number systems; linear independence, bases and spanning sets; subspaces; matrices; addition and scalar multiplication of matrices; matrix multiplication; the transpose of a matrix; invertible matrices; systems of linear equations and row reduction; and determinants, including Cramer's rule.

Term:  Spring 2017 (May 1 – May 19, 2017)

Mode of Delivery:  In Class

Qualifications:  MSc Mathematical Sciences

Rate of Pay:  In accordance with LUFA Collective Agreement.

Start Date:   May 1, 2017

Deadline:  Friday, March 17, 2017 at 4:00 p.m.

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Course(s) / Description:  Math 1230 SA (Calculus II for Engineers).  Applications of integration, introduction to multiple integrals sequences and series; power series.

Term:  Spring 2017 SA  (May 1, 2017 – May 19, 2017)

Mode of Delivery:  In Class

Qualifications:  MSc (Mathematics)

Rate of Pay:  In accordance with LUFA Collective Agreement.

Start Date: May 1, 2017

Deadline:  Friday, March 17, 2017 at 4:00 p.m.

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Course(s) / Description:  Math 4030 SA (Probability & Statistics).

Probability and relative frequency; joint probabilities of related and independent events; Bayes' Theorem; statistical independence; random variables; cumulative distribution functions; probability density functions; parameters describing the central tendency and dispersion of distribution; probability distribution functions in engineering; law of large numbers; central limit theorem; testing hypotheses and goodness of fit; sampling theory; linear correlation and regression.

Term:  Spring 2016 SA (May 1, 2017 – May 19, 2017)

Mode of Delivery:  In Class

Qualifications:  MSc (Mathematics)

Rate of Pay:  In accordance with LUFA Collective Agreement.

Start Date: May 1, 2017

Deadline:  Friday, March 17, 2017 at 4:00 p.m.

All positions are conditional upon sufficient enrolments and subject to budgetary approval.

Please submit a cover letter outlining qualifications, a curriculum vitae, names of referees, evidence of teaching performance and any other relevant information to:

Dr. Razvan Anisca (Chair)

Department of Mathematical Sciences

Thunder Bay, ON P7B 5E1

Lakehead University is an equal opportunity employer.