Cell/Molecular Biologist - Assistant Professor
Department of Biology
Brandon University

Posted: February 5, 2018

Brandon University is a leader in providing high quality education in arts, sciences, education, music, and health studies. Based in southwestern Manitoba, Brandon University also offers pre-professional and Masters programs, as well as innovative and award-winning outreach programs in a personalized learning environment.

The Faculty of Science at Brandon University invites applications for a five-year term position in the Department of Biology at the rank of Assistant Professor.

The Department of Biology is in a period of rejuvenation and growth. We have an active Departmental research culture and promote excellence in our teaching. We seek an outstanding individual who will help us support, build and maintain the momentum in our program. The successful applicant will have the opportunity to establish an extramurally funded research program, and supervise undergraduate and graduate students.

Application Deadline: February 28, 2018 or until the position is filled
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: Brandon University - Assistant Professor -Cell/Molecular Biologist


Tenure Track Assistant Professor in Quantitative Biology
Department of Biology
University of Ottawa

Posted: Janaury 30, 2018

The Department of Biology at the University of Ottawa is hiring a tenure track Assistant Professor in quantitative biology whose research focuses on the development or application of statistical approaches to addressing complex biological questions. We are particularly interested in candidates who would complement and extend our existing strengths in evolution, ecology, genomics, and statistical genetics. The successful applicant is expected to develop an internationally-recognized research program and to contribute to undergraduate and graduate training. Preference will be given to candidates who can teach biostatistics at the undergraduate and graduate level in French and English.

The successful candidate will join an innovative and collaborative department of over 40 researchers working in all fields of biology including biodiversity, computational biology, cell and molecular biology, developmental biology, ecotoxicology, evolutionary biology, and physiology. The Department maintains close connections and collaborations with researchers in the Ottawa region including federal government science departments, the Ottawa Hospital Research Institute, the Canadian Museum of Nature, and Carleton University. The Faculty of Science supports several core facilities including a Molecular Biology and Genomics Laboratory to provide access to advanced molecular biology/genomics equipment. Access to high-performance computing and data storage is available through Compute Canada.

Application Deadline: Review for applications will begin March 15, 2018, and will continue until the position is filled.
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: University of Ottawa - Tenure Track Assistant Professor in Quantitative Biology (under Faculty of Science > Department of Biology)


Laboratory Instructor II (Tenure Track)
Department of Biology
University of Regina

Posted: January 26, 2018

The Department of Biology at the University of Regina invites applications for a tenure-track laboratory instructor position starting July 1, 2018.

The successful candidate will coordinate, teach, manage and develop undergraduate laboratories in genetics and plant physiology. In addition, this position will be responsible for supervising graduate teaching assistants and contributing to administration and service at the department, faculty and university levels.

Situated on Treaty 4 land in beautiful Wascana Park, one of the largest urban parks in North America, the University of Regina, together with its three federated colleges, is a comprehensive institution emphasizing excellence in teaching and research, as well as public service. Cross-disciplinary teaching and experiential learning are strongly supported. The University of Regina was established in 1974 and has grown steadily to its present student body of 15,000 undergraduate and graduate students. One of the strengths of the Department of Biology is its undergraduate program, in which many courses have labs taught by full time academic staff members. Further information about our department is available at: http://www.uregina.ca./science/biology

Application Deadline: Review of applications will begin: February 28, 2018
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: University of Regina - Laboratory Instructor II


Professeure ou Professeur
En Biologie Cellulaire ou Moléculaire
Département de biologie
Université de Moncton  

Posted: January 19, 2018

Information générale: Il s’agit d’un poste à temps complet de cinq (5) ans à pourvoir au rang d’adjoint à compter du 1er juillet 2018, avec possibilité de prolongation sous réserve d’approbation budgétaire. Ce poste dans le domaine de la biologie cellulaire et/ou moléculaire est rattaché au Département de biologie de la Faculté des sciences.

Fonctions: Dans le cadre des fonctions universitaires d’enseignement, de recherche et de services à la collectivité, la personne retenue sera appelée à offrir des cours aux trois cycles universitaires dans les domaines de la physiologie humaine et de la biologie cellulaire ainsi que dans d’autres domaines connexes, à encadrer les étudiantes et les étudiants à ces niveaux et à mener des travaux de recherche dans son domaine de spécialisation. La tâche comprend aussi une participation active aux activités du Département et de la Faculté.

Application Deadline: March 15, 2018
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: Université de Moncton - Professeure ou Professeur En Biologie Cellulaire ou Moléculaire


Tenure-track position in Evolutionary Ecology
Department of Biology
Queen’s University

Posted: January 15, 2018

The Department of Biology at Queen’s University invites applications for a Tenure-track faculty position at the rank of Assistant Professor with specialization in Evolutionary Ecology, with a preferred starting date of July 1, 2018.

We seek a broadly-trained evolutionary biologist with research interests in both fundamental and applied questions related to the evolutionary consequences and management of rapidly changing environments. This position could include aspects of plant or animal biology related to climate change, pollution, resistance to pesticides/herbicides/antibiotics, biological invasion, vector-borne diseases, habitat degradation and fragmentation, and restoration ecology. Priority will be given to candidates who envision studying contemporary evolution utilizing the diverse land-holdings and facilities at the Queen's University Biological Station (QUBS). QUBS includes more than 3400 ha of diverse aquatic and terrestrial habitat, located 60 km north of Kingston. Situated on the Frontenac Arch, QUBS lands provide access to diverse terrestrial and aquatic habitats with a range of human disturbance. The station offers laboratory and teaching spaces as well as accommodation. Queen's is a research-intensive university, with an integrated Biology Department that encompasses observational, experimental and theoretical approaches to gain a fundamental understanding of biological systems and processes. Strong collaborative linkages exist with other departments and faculties at Queen's, and with other national and international institutions.

Application Deadline: February 18, 2018.
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: Queen's University - Evolutionary Ecology


Tenure-track positions in Molecular and Cellular Biology - Assistant/Associate Professor
Department of Biological Sciences
University of Alberta  

Posted: January 4, 2018

We invite applications for two tenure-track positions at the Assistant or Associate Professor level in molecular and cellular biology. Candidates with a demonstrated publication record and research expertise in prokaryotic and/or eukaryotic systems and a strong interest in undergraduate education are encouraged to apply. We are interested in applications from excellent candidates who study any aspect of molecular and cellular biology using diverse experimental approaches. Current areas of Departmental expertise in molecular and cellular biology include molecular genetics of model systems, microbiology, comparative immunology, developmental biology, physiology, and neurobiology.

Application Deadline: February 28, 2018. The effective date of employment (open to negotiation) will be July 1, 2018
For more information
: University of Alberta - Molecular and Cellular Biology