The Department of Biology, Faculty of Science & Engineering invites applications for a tenure-track position in the area of Environmental Biology at the Assistant Professor level. The start date is July 1, 2012.
Applications are welcomed from individuals whose proposed research programs compliment and extend existing research activities in the department, particularly (but not limited to) the areas of climate change, invading species, multiple stressors and ecotoxicology. Emphasis for all candidates will be on research excellence.
The successful candidate will have a PhD in Biology or a related field, post-doctoral (or equivalent) experience and an outstanding research record, and will be expected to develop a strong, externally-funded research program, contribute to teaching biology-related courses at the undergraduate and graduate levels and supervise graduate students. The successful candidate must be eligible for prompt appointment to the Faculty of Graduate Studies. Further information about the Department of Biology can be found at http://science.yorku.ca/Schools-Departments/Biology/
All positions at York University are subject to budgetary approval.
York University is an Affirmative Action Employer. The Affirmative Action Program can be found on York's website at www.yorku.ca/acadjobs or a copy can be obtained by calling the affirmative action office at 416-736-5713. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadian citizens and Permanent Residents will be given priority.
Applications must be received by January 15, 2012. Applicants should forward (in hard copy) a curriculum vitae, an outline of their research plans, single copies of three publications, and arrange for three signed letters of reference to be sent to:
Chair, Environmental Biology Search Committee, Department of Biology, Room 247 Farquharson Building, York University, 4700 Keele St., Toronto, Ontario, Canada, M3J 1P3, Fax: 416-736-5698.