Chemistry - Assistant Professor (Biopharmaceutical Sciences)

University of Ottawa

Location: Ontario
Date posted: 2013-08-02

Biopharmaceutical Sciences

The University of Ottawa, Faculty of Science invites applications for a tenure-track assistant professor position in the Department of Chemistry beginning July 01 2014. The successful candidate is expected to contribute to teaching in the Biopharmaceutical Sciences (BPS)/Biomedical Science (BIM) programs and to conduct research in chemistry in areas linked to BPS/BIM. The BPS and BIM programs are nationally recognized undergraduate programs with a reputation for excellence in research and teaching which provides its undergraduate students with an enriched interdisciplinary experience. The program is specifically seeking qualified applicants with expertise in organic chemistry.

Applicants must have a Ph.D. in a relevant basic science with postdoctoral experience and a proven track record in research. It is expected that the successful applicant will demonstrate the potential to develop a nationally and internationally recognized research program at the interface of chemistry and biological sciences. In addition, the successful candidate will be required to teach at any level of the undergraduate curriculum and to contribute to graduate level courses. Bilingualism (English and French) is an asset as the individual will be expected to teach in both official languages.

To be considered, interested individuals should submit a full CV, a research proposal, outline of teaching philosophy and three confidential letters of reference to the address below by October 1, 2013 Applications may be sent to:

BPS Search Committee
Department of Chemistry,
D'Iorio Hall, 10 Marie Curie
University of Ottawa, Ottawa, ON
K1N 6N5

The University of Ottawa is an equal opportunity employer. We strongly encourage applications from women, Aboriginal peoples, persons with disabilities and members of visible minorities. According to government policy, all qualified candidates are invited to apply; however, preference will be given to Canadian citizens and permanent residents.


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