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Assistant Professor (2 positions)
Chemistry, Faculty of Arts and Science

The Department of Physical Sciences in the Faculty of Arts and Science at MacEwan University invites applications for two assistant professor positions in chemistry, commencing July 1, 2013. For one position, the candidate must have a Ph.D. (or a solid indication of imminent completion) with expertise in one of the following areas: environmental chemistry or chemical forensics. For the second position the candidate must have a Ph.D. (or a solid indication of imminent completion) with expertise in one of the following areas: organic geochemistry, petroleum chemistry, materials chemistry or chemical biology. The applicants must demonstrate excellence, or clear promise of excellence, in teaching. A commitment to research and to the supervision of undergraduate research projects is expected. Applicants should have fluent written and oral communication skills in English. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, in accordance with Canadian immigration requirements, Canadian citizens and permanent residents will be given priority. If suitable Canadian citizens or permanent residents cannot be found, other individuals will be considered.

Applicants should submit a covering letter, a current curriculum vitae, a teaching dossier (including recent teaching evaluations), a statement of research interests and graduate transcripts. Candidates should also arrange for three letters of reference to be sent under separate cover to our Human Resources Department.

Please indicate in your cover letter which area of expertise you are applying for.

For further information, please contact the Chair of the Physical Sciences Department, Dr. Robert Hilts at hiltsr@macewan.ca

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.

Category Full-Time Continuing (2 Positions)
Salary Commensurate with education and experience
Closing Date January 25, 2013
Competition No. 12.10.272
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Human Resources Department
University Services Centre
Rm. 10-600, 10700 - 104 Avenue
Edmonton AB T5J 4S2

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