Professor - Structural Geology (AP 17-11)
Centre Eau Terre Environnement (tenure-track position)
Context and summary
Institut national de la recherche scientifique (INRS) is the only institution in Québec dedicated exclusively to graduate level university research and training. The influence of our faculty and students extends around the world. In partnership with the community and with industry, we are proud to contribute to the development of society through our discoveries and through the training we provide to a new generation of scientific, social, and technological innovators. The Earth science research program of INRS Eau Terre Environnement Research Centre is at the heart of two major partnerships: in research within the Quebec Geoscience Centre (QGC) in collaboration with the Quebec division of the Geological Survey of Canada, and in training through the inter-university postgraduate program in Earth sciences offered in collaboration with the Department of Geology and Geological Engineering at Laval University.
INRS has several laboratories relevant to structural geology research: CT scanning for civil engineering and natural resources (which includes a medical CT scan); Physical, numerical and geophysical simulation (which includes a centrifuge and sandbox apparatus); Open geothermal laboratory (for petrophysical measurements); Physical, chemical and mineralogical characterization of rocks (for multiparameter measurements on drill cores); and Geoscience data acquisition and interpretation (in applied geophysics).
INRS would like to fill a new faculty position. The successful candidate will collaborate with the multidisciplinary research program at the INRS Eau Terre Environnement Research Centre in Quebec City by contributing recognized expertise in structural geology.
Main duties and responsibilities
Candidates whose native language is not French are strongly encouraged to apply. The Centre will provide them with all the resources necessary to facilitate their learning of the French language.
Institut national de la recherche scientifique (INRS)
In accordance with the collective agreement in effect at INRS.
How to apply
Interested applicants should send their application including a complete curriculum vitæ, a copy of their three most significant publications, a two to three page summary of their research interests, a statement of teaching experience and philosophy, and the names and contact information of three referees. Application packages should be sent by email or transferred using INRS's secure file transfer site (https://portail.adm.inrs.ca/fichiersVolumineux/) before June 30, 2018 indicating the position number AP 17-11 to:
Pr. Claude Fortin, Acting Director
INRS is committed to employment equity and diversity.
INRS welcomes applications from women, visible minorities, ethnic minorities, indigenous people,
and persons with disabilities.
Priority is given to Canadian citizens and residents.