Assistant Professor, Biology
Faculty of Arts and Science
MacEwan University inspires students through a powerful combination of academic excellence and personal learning experiences. Located in culturally enriched, downtown Edmonton, our comprehensive undergraduate university offers over 65 programs to 19,000 full- and part-time students. With a dedication to teaching excellence informed by scholarly research and creative activity, MacEwan provides an exceptional collaborative and supportive learning environment with a commitment to environmental sustainability and opportunities for community engagement. In support of faculty professional development, unique and enhanced services are provided through the Centre for the Advancement of Faculty Excellence (CAFÉ).
The Department of Biological Sciences in the Faculty of Arts and Science at MacEwan University invites applications for a full-time probationary appointment in plant biology at the rank of Assistant Professor, commencing July 1, 2016, subject to final budgetary approval.
Candidates must have expertise in one or more areas within plant biology; however, priority will be given to applicants specializing in the areas of plant systematics, plant anatomy and morphology, plant physiology, or plant ecology. The successful candidate will teach introductory courses in Biology, including Fundamentals of Plant Biology, as well as develop and deliver a senior-level plant biology course that complements existing course offerings.
Preferred candidates will hold a Ph.D. in a relevant area of expertise, and will demonstrate a primary commitment to undergraduate teaching and an ongoing research program that provides opportunities for undergraduate research projects. Applicants should submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae, teaching dossier (including recent teaching evaluations), statement of research interests, sample of scholarly work, and academic transcripts. Three letters of reference, quoting the competition number, should be sent directly from referees to email@example.com.
Questions about this opportunity may be addressed to Dr. Ross Shaw, Chair, Department of Biological Sciences, at firstname.lastname@example.org.
This position is included under the Faculty Association collective agreement.
All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadian citizens and permanent residents will be given priority.
|Salary||Effective July 1, 2016, the annual salary range for a Ph.D. is $76,148 to $121,252.|
|Closing Date||A review of applications will begin January 1st, 2016 and will continue until shortlisting is complete.|
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Edmonton AB T5J 4S2
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