Assistant Professor, Biological Sciences
Faculty of Arts and Science
MacEwan University inspires students through a powerful combination of academic excellence and personal learning experiences. Located in downtown Edmonton, our comprehensive undergraduate university offers over 65 programs to approximately 12,000 FTE 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 and faculty professional development.
The Department of Biological Sciences in the Faculty of Arts and Science at MacEwan University invites applications for a Tenure-Track appointment in applied ecology, at the rank of Assistant Professor, commencing July 1, 2018, subject to final budgetary approval.
The successful candidate will have expertise in one or more ecological disciplines. All applicable areas of expertise will be considered; however, priority will be given to applicants with an applied focus. In addition to teaching introductory courses in biology, the successful candidate must be able to teach senior level courses in the Ecology and Diversity stream.
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. 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. All application materials, including three letters of reference sent directly by referees, quoting the competition number, should be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org
Questions about this opportunity may be addressed to Dr. Kevin Friesen, Chair, Department of Biological Sciences. Contact information available at: http://www.macewan.ca/wcm/SchoolsFaculties/ArtsScience/Programs/BachelorofScience/Disciplines/BiologicalSciences/index.htm
How to Apply:
Only applications received electronically will be considered. To apply, go to http://www.macewan.ca/careers and select the job posting.
Thank you for your interest in employment with MacEwan University. We will be reviewing all applications to select the candidates whose qualifications and experience most closely meet our needs. Only applicants selected for interviews will be contacted.
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||The current annual salary range for Ph.D. level Assistant Professors is $66,788 to $108,110.|
|Closing Date||A review of applications will begin after December 15, 2017 and will continue until shortlisting is complete.|
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