22 March, 2016
University of Ottawa
Earth and Environmental Sciences
Tenure-track position at assistant professor,
higher rank will be considered under exceptional circumstances
Duties: The functions of a member of the academic staff include: a) teaching b) scholarly activities revealed by research; c) academic service activities, d) supervision of graduate students. Preference will be given to Earth scientists that can teach hydrogeology and/or contribute to the environmental science program. Potential to collaborate with other members of the department and make use of the extensive laboratory facilities are also criteria that will be considered during the selection process.
Location of work: Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences, University of Ottawa, 120 University, Room 15025, Ottawa, ON K1N 6N5
Contact information: Chair, Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences, 120 University, room 15025, Ottawa, ON K1N 6N5 (firstname.lastname@example.org), telephone: 613-562-5773, fax: 613- 562-5192
Education: Ph.D. or equivalent in Earth and Environmental Sciences.
Work experience: A demonstrated excellent research record in Earth and Environmental Sciences. A commitment to teaching and graduate training, a strong record in and a commitment to interdisciplinary collaboration, excellent communication skills in English and French. The candidate will be expected to teach in French at the time of hiring.
Application deadline: Review for applications will begin September 1, 2016 and will continue until the position is filled. Interested candidates should submit an application consisting of:
A letter of application formally expressing interest in the position, summarizing research objectives, and outlining teaching experience and philosophy.
A full curriculum vitae.
Three recent peer-reviewed publications.
Contact information for three references.
All qualified candidates are invited to apply; however, preference will be given to Canadian citizens and permanent residents. The University of Ottawa is an equal opportunity employer.
We strongly encourage applications from women, Aboriginal peoples, persons with disabilities and members of visible minorities.
This post is not valid after Thursday September 1st, 2016