Assistant Professor, Concordia University

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Home to 27 departments, colleges, schools and institutes, the Faculty of Arts and Science is dedicated to superior teaching and research. It also boasts a strong tradition of service to the community. The Faculty provides a dynamic environment that accents student-centered learning, flexibility, interdisciplinary thinking and research. The Faculty is recognized for innovative research in the sciences, the humanities, and the social sciences.

The Department of Biology invites applications for a tenure track position in any area of Plant Molecular Biology.

The Biology Department has internationally competitive research and educational programs in cell & molecular biology, ecology, and genomics. Researchers benefit from modern equipment and infrastructure, internal cooperative centres for genomics, microscopy, and mass spectrometry, as well as a facility with a greenhouse and multiple plant growth chambers.

The successful candidate will have a PhD and postdoctoral experience and is expected to establish a productive, externally- funded research program, to supervise graduate students, and to teach courses in plant biology and molecular biology.

Applications must consist of a cover letter, a current curriculum vitae, copies of recent publications, a statement of teaching philosophy/interests, a statement of research achievements, and evidence of teaching effectiveness. Candidates must also arrange to have three letters of reference sent directly to:

Dr. Patrick Gulick,

Chair, Department of Biology

Concordia University

1455 de Maisonneuve Blvd. W.

Montreal, QC, H3G 1M8.

Subject to budgetary approval, we anticipate filling this position, normally at the rank of Assistant Professor, for August 1, 2014. Appointments at a more senior level may also be considered.

Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position has been filled.

All applications should reach departments no later than November 30, 2013. All inquiries about the position should be directed to Dr. Gulick at . For additional information, please visit our website at

All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadian citizens and permanent residents of Canada will be given priority. Concordia University is committed to employment equity.

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