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Assistant Professor, Earth and Environmental Science

Acadia University

Acadia University is recognized as one of Canada’s premier undergraduate institutions. Academic innovation and a technology-rich teaching and learning environment have garnered the university a reputation for excellence. Our progressive workplace is located only one hour from Halifax in Nova Scotia’s beautiful Annapolis Valley – a small-town setting offering an affordable lifestyle, outstanding recreational opportunities, internationally acclaimed restaurants, a healthy economy, and the best weather in the Atlantic Provinces.

Faculty of Pure & Applied Science
Department of Earth and Environmental Science
Assistant Professor

Position # 20603 - The Department of Earth and Environmental Science seeks to fill a 9.5 month contractually limited position at the rank of Assistant Professor effective August 1, 2019. The successful candidate must hold a terminal degree in the Earth Sciences or have equivalent education and work experience in the Earth Sciences field. Previous teaching experience in the Earth Sciences at the University level is an asset.

The successful candidate should be willing to teach four of: Sedimentary Geology, Paleontology, Stratigraphy, Oceanography, and/or Geomorphology.

Applications must include a letter of application, an up-to-date curriculum vitae, and confirmation of degree or relevant experience. Please also include the names, addresses, and contact information of three people who would be willing to provide references. Potential candidates should send the application package (PDF preferred) to:

Dr. Rob Raeside, Acting Department Head
Department of Earth and Environmental Science
Acadia University
Wolfville, NS B4P 2R6
Tel: 902-585-1323

Closing Date: 25 July 2019

The University invites applications from all qualified individuals. Acadia University is committed to employment equity and diversity in the workplace and welcomes applications from Aboriginal people, African Nova Scotians, persons with disabilities, visible minorities, women, and persons of any sexual orientation or gender identity. Consistent with the principles of employment equity, the primary criterion for appointment to a position is academic and professional excellence. Candidates who are a member of one of the aforementioned groups, and who wish to have the application considered as such, should complete the Employment Equity Voluntary Self-Identification Form as part of their application package.