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.
For more information
: Queen's University of Alberta - 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


Assistant Professor – Indigenous Knowledge and Canadian
Environmental Policy (Req ID# 1701631)
University of Toronto Scarborough

Posted: December 5, 2017

The University of Toronto Scarborough invites applications for a tenure-stream appointment in the field of Indigenous Knowledge and Canadian Environmental Policy. The appointment will be at the rank of Assistant Professor and will commence on July 1, 2018. The successful candidate will be appointed to a relevant cognate discipline depending on their area of expertise.

We are seeking candidates with a geographic focus on Canada alone or on Canada within an international context. We welcome a broad range of theoretical and methodological approaches, with the appointment of the successful candidate in one or more of the Departments of Physical and Environmental Sciences, Political Science, and/or Biological Sciences, depending on area(s) of expertise.

Application Deadline: January 29, 2018
For more information
: University of Toronto Scarborough - Assistant Professor – Indigenous Knowledge and Canadian


Biology-General Education Cross Appointment
Mount Royal University
Department of Biology and the Department of General Education

Posted: November 21, 2017

The Department of Biology and the Department of General Education at Mount Royal University (Calgary, Alberta, Canada) invite applications for a tenure-track appointment at the rank of Assistant Professor, commencing July 1, 2018, subject to final budgetary approval. As this will be a cross-appointment, successful candidates will be expected to provide outstanding undergraduate teaching that can contribute to both departments. A review of applications will begin after January 9th, 2018 and will continue until shortlisting is complete.

The Department of Biology offers majors in Cellular and Molecular Biology and Health Science, and contributes courses to students working towards a General Science major. Candidates should have a strong background in anatomy and physiology and the successful candidate will develop and teach courses in Biology that relate to their disciplinary expertise such as: anatomy, embryology, physiology, pharmacology, or histology. The Biology Department is dedicated to providing teaching and laboratory experiences for undergraduate students, including independent research experiences, and the candidate will be expected to contribute to this endeavor.

Application Deadline: Review of applications will begin after January 9th, 2018
For more information
: https://mtroyalca.hua.hrsmart.com/hr/ats/Posting/view/141


Tenure Track Position in Biology
Mount Royal University
Department of Biology

Posted: November 21, 2017

The Department of Biology at Mount Royal University (Calgary, Alberta, Canada) invites applications for a tenure-track appointment at the rank of Assistant Professor, commencing July 1, 2018, subject to final budgetary approval. A review of applications will begin after January 9th, 2018 and will continue until short listing is complete.

The Department of Biology offers majors in Cellular and Molecular Biology and Health Science and contributes courses to students working towards a General Science major. We are looking for a candidate that can complement our current faculty interests and provide support to our courses in both cellular and molecular biology and anatomy and physiology. The ideal candidate will have expertise in the use of molecular and cellular techniques to investigate physiological and pathophysiological processes. The candidate will be expected to have a strong background and ability to teach and develop courses that might include: vertebrate physiology, developmental biology, cellular and molecular biology, among others. The department is dedicated to providing teaching and laboratory experiences for undergraduate students, including independent research experiences, and the candidate will be expected to contribute to this endeavor.

Application Deadline: Review of applications will begin after January 9th, 2018
For more information
: https://mtroyalca.hua.hrsmart.com/hr/ats/Posting/view/135


Biologie –Postemenant à la permanence en sciences végétales ou en microbiologie
Département de biologie
Université d’Ottawa

Posted: November 9, 2017

Le Département de biologie de l’Université d’Ottawa sollicite des candidatures pour un poste de professeur adjoint menant à la permanence en sciences végétales ou en microbiologie.Le comité de sélection s’intéressera particulièrement aux personnes dont la recherche intègre la biologie moléculaire à l’analyse bio-informatique.La personne retenue aura pour mandat de mettre au point un programme de recherche de calibre international et de contribuer à l’enseignement au premier cycle et aux cycles supérieurs en sciences végétales ou en microbiologie, et devra posséder d’excellentes habiletés en communication en français ou en anglais.La priorité sera accordée aux candidats capables d’enseigner en français ou qui travailleront à cet objectif.

Date limite pour soumettre une candidature: L’examen des dossiers de candidature commencera le 15 janvier 2018 et se poursuivra jusqu’à ce que le poste soit pourvu
For more information
: Université d’Ottawa - Poste menant à la permanence en sciences végétales ou en microbiologie (FR)


Biology – Tenure Track Position in Plant Science or Microbiology
Department of Biology
University of Ottawa

Posted: November 9, 2017

The Department of Biology at the University of Ottawa invites applications for a tenure track Assistant Professor position in plant science or microbiology. We are particularly interested in candidates whose research integrates molecular biology with computational analysis. The successful applicant is expected to develop an internationally-recognized research program, contribute to undergraduate and graduate teaching in plant science or microbiology, and possesses outstanding communication skills in either French or English. Preference will be given to candidates that can or will develop the ability to teach in French.

Application Deadline: Review for applications will begin January 15, 2018 and will continue until the position is filled
For more information
: University of Ottawa - Tenure Track Position in Plant Science or Microbiology (EN)