Chemistry - Assistant Professor

Grant MacEwan University

Location: Alberta
Date posted: 2012-10-22

Assistant Professor
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

CA or policy: This position is included under the Faculty Association Collective Agreement.

Employment Category: Full-Time Continuing (2 Positions)

Salary Range: Commensurate with education and experience

Closing Date: January 25, 2013

Quote Competition No.: 12.10.272

MacEwan University thanks all applicants for their interest in employment, however only those selected for interviews will be contacted.

Apply to:
Human Resources Department
MacEwan University
University Services Centre
10-600, 10700 104 Ave NW
Edmonton AB T5J 4S2
PHONE: (780) 497-5434
FAX: (780) 497-5430

MacEwan University employment opportunities can be viewed by visiting our website at Click on Careers at MacEwan.


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