Department of Earth and Planetary Sciences
Tenure-Track Faculty Position in Geobiology
The Department of Earth and Planetary Sciences (www.mcgill.ca/eps) at McGill University invites applications for a full-time, tenure-track position in Geobiology. McGill University is one of Canada's leading research and teaching institutions, located in the heart of vibrant Montreal, Quebec.
The position, with a start date of August 1, 2017 or later, is at the rank of Assistant Professor, although an appointment at a higher level will be considered in the case of an applicant with exceptional qualifications. We seek a candidate who uses quantitative field, laboratory, and/or modeling methods to study interactions between life and geologic, geochemical or hydrological processes. Applicants should have a doctorate at the time of appointment, a record of excellence in research, and the capacity for outstanding teaching.
Applications should include a detailed curriculum vitae, a research plan, a statement of teaching interests, a list of three references, and up to two examples of recent publications. The application package should be sent in electronic form to the Department Chair. Additionally, the applicant should arrange for the three letters of reference to be submitted directly to the Department Chair.
Review of applications will begin November 1, 2016 and continue until the position is filled.
Jeffrey McKenzie, Chair
Earth and Planetary Sciences
3450 University Street
Montreal, Quebec H3A 0E8
McGill University is committed to diversity and equity in employment. It welcomes applications from: women, Aboriginal persons, persons with disabilities, ethnic minorities, persons of minority sexual orientation or gender identity, visible minorities, and others who may contribute to diversification.
All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply; however, in accordance with Canadian immigration requirements, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority.