Here we regularly post job vacancies in mathematics and statistics. These are mostly in Australian and New Zealand universities, but also include some international and non-academic jobs.

These vacancies are sourced from recruitment websites and advertisements sent to us by institutions or individuals.  While we aim to keep up to date, it is not always possible. Contact us at if you would like us to advertise a vacancy.

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Lecturer in Data Science and Statistics @ James Cook University

Full time Level B position in Data Science.

More information can be found here.

Closing Date: 06/08/2017

Director: Learning and Teaching Development @ Otago Polytechnique

We are looking for an experienced leader of learning and teaching development who is committed to ensuring an outstanding learning experience for our students. We seek a leader to help us ensure that Otago Polytechnic programmes and courses are designed to best practice standards and that our academic staff have the full range of skills to facilitate learner success.

Closing date: Wednesday 16 August, 2017

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Professor Math Education @ ACU (Melb, Syd, Bris)

As Professor, Mathematics Education you will:

  • be responsible for the strategic development and overall management of a portfolio
  • be a highly productive researcher of national/international standing
  • lead the development of the Faculty’s profile in Mathematics, research performance and reputation
  • provide leadership in the teaching of Mathematics in both undergraduate and graduate entry initial teacher education programs.

Closing Date: Wed 16th August

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Academic Resources Counsellor @ Boston, USA

Plan, implement and evaluate the student support components of Upward Bound and Upward Bound Math/Science. Upward Bound and Upward Bound Math/Science are federally-funded TRIO programs which prepare low-income and first-generation college bound high school students for success in post secondary education. Hire, train and evaluate the program’s tutoring staff. Provide academic and personal counseling to program participants. Oversee the direct daily supervision, management and record keeping of the tutoring components of the Upward Bound and Upward Bound Math/Science programs.

Closing Date: 19 Aug 2017

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Teaching Assistant @ Amity University Online

1.    Coordination with Learners of all academic matters.
2.    Preparing and delivering tutorials online and tracking performance of the students.
3.    Deliver tailored teaching activities to students on either one-to-one basis or in a group.
4.    Guidance and monitoring for project works and academic activities.
5.    Reviewing the A-LMS content and updating the requirements.
6.    Recording Lectures and creating PPTs for latest updates.
7.    Preparing Teaching Notes and Question Banks.

Closing date: 20 Aug 2017

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Educational Data Scientist @ University NSW

The PVC Education Portfolio is responsible for leading and supporting the development and implementation of strategies, programs and initiatives to improve students’ experience of learning and to enhance the capabilities of the University’s staff in relation to the design, development, implementation and evaluation of technology enabled learning, teaching, curricula and the resources to support learning and/or teaching.

As a member of the Evaluations team, the Educational Data Scientist required to lead a range of data collection, organisation and analysis activities within the PVC(E) Portfolio. The core mission is the extraction of actionable information from the data to improve learning & teaching at UNSW.

Closing Date: 24th August 2017

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Scholarly Teaching Fellow – Work Integrated Learning, Faculty of Health Sciences @ Sydney Uni

In this role you will:

•design and facilitate placement and simulated learning experiences to prepare students for physiotherapy practice
•pursue a research program that is aligned with Faculty research priorities including grant acquisition and research dissemination through peer-reviewed presentations and publications
•contribute to administrative aspects of teaching and research.
•contribute to the supervision of research students.

Under the fellowship rules you must:

•have fixed term and/or casual employment experience totalling at least 12 months in one or more Australian universities over the preceding five years
•have been awarded or have submitted a PhD
•not hold, or have previously held, any continuing academic appointment in a university
•provide verification that you satisfy the above criteria.

Preference is for a full-time appointment, however, part-time appointments may be considered at a minimum of 2 days per week.

For more information on the position and University, please view the candidate information pack available from the job’s listing on the University of Sydney careers website Reference no. 1501/0717

Closing Date: 24 August 2017

Research Assistant (KTP Associate): Educational Technology @ University College London

The main duty of the post holder is to lead and successfully deliver the Knowledge Transfer Partnership (KTP) between UCL and Numbermix in scaling up the current Numbermix active mathematics sessions. The post holder will lead the design, development and evaluation of a digital platform that includes student-facing apps, a set of classroom-wide applications and a Learning Analytics portal.

 Closing Date: 26th August 2017

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Lecturer in Education @ Central Queensland Uni
  • Conduct a range of workshops, lectures, tutorials, practical classes, demonstrations (including on-line sessions) and/or studio sessions specific to the Primary and/or Secondary education sectors.
  • Act as unit coordinator through the development and review of course and unit material, maintenance of on-line unit content, assessment and marking, and supervision and support for teaching teams.
  • Develop and maintain networks and partnerships with external stakeholders to achieve the School’s strategic objectives.
  • Support students’ professional experience placement preparation sessions (mainly at the secondary level) and supervise pre-service teachers completing practical teaching experiences in regional schools.

Closing Date: 28 Aug 2017

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Lecturer: Tertiary Enabling Program Maths/Bioscience @ Charles Darwin Uni

As Lecturer Tertiary Enabling Program (TEP) you provide academic skills development and support to students through the teaching and coordination of TEP units, particularly Mathematics and Bioscience. Your responsibilities include delivering rigorous and engaging learning experiences for students and contributing to the ongoing development of SALL as a flexible and responsible provider of high quality training in a competitive market.

Closing Date: 3 September 2017

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Lecturer in Tech Ed @ Murdoch University

The School of Education seeks a Lecturer to develop scholarly research outputs and professional activities relevant toTechnology Education across the school curriculum. Applicants with additional school curriculum experience will be viewed favourably, particularly in areas such as mathematics/numeracy, science or literacy. This position has the opportunity to further craft and integrate Education Technology throughout our Initial Teacher Education programs and will contribute to the teaching effort of the School through the preparation and delivery of lectures, tutorials, other types of teaching activities, and supervision of postgraduate students, and is expected to perform a range of administrative and service functions within the School and across the University.

Closing Date: 4th September

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Senior lecturer – teach first, Mathematics @ Canterbury Christ Church, UK

We are recruiting a Senior Lecturer(s) in Secondary Mathematics (1.2FTE)) who will contribute to work on the Teach First two year Postgraduate Diploma in Education (Leadership in Learning) and on PGCE programmes.

Closing Date: 15 Sep 2017

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Associate Professor in Higher Education Research, University of Copenhagen

The Department of Science Education at the University of Copenhagen seeks an excellent scholar for an associate professorship in higher education research, with a specialization within teaching and learning in university science programs. Preferably, the associate professor’s research will focus on students and/or teachers’ professional development within science programs.

The associate professor must have an academic standing showing internationally competitive research, and/or have internationally recognized high potential to make a future impact. The Department collaborates closely with other departments at the Faculty of Science, and applicants should have sufficient competences in the natural sciences to develop and participate in planning, implementing, and evaluating developmental and/or research projects concerning teaching at other departments.

Closing Date: 17 Sep 2017

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Senior Tutor @ Melb Uni

The role of Senior Tutor involves delivering tutorials and computer laboratory classes within the undergraduate program, including the marking of assignments and examinations, and assisting with the preparation of course material. The incumbent may also be required to give lectures and to coordinate subjects.

Closing Date: 08 October 2017

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