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Teaching Term Appointment, Physics & Physical Oceanography

Memorial University of Newfoundland


The Department of Physics and Physical Oceanography at Memorial University of Newfoundland invites applications for a Three (3) Year Teaching Term Appointment (VPA-PHYS-2020-001). The successful candidate’s primary responsibility will be to teach undergraduate courses at both the introductory and senior levels. The possibility for participation in one of the ongoing research programs within the Department does exist, but research will not form part of the duties for this position. Details regarding current research programs within the Department may be obtained from the Department’s web site:

The successful candidate is expected to have a Ph.D. in Physics and some teaching experience. The salary is dependent on the qualifications and experience of the successful candidate. The appointment will begin on August 17, 2020.

A letter of application together with a Curriculum Vitae, documentation in support of teaching effectiveness, and the names and contact information of three references should be submitted to: Head, Department of Physics and Physical Oceanography, Memorial University of Newfoundland, St. John’s, NL A1B 3X7 by e-mail to The deadline for the receipt of applications is June 15, 2020.

Memorial University is committed to employment equity and diversity and encourages applications from all qualified candidates, including women; people of any sexual orientation, gender identity, or gender expression; Indigenous peoples; visible minorities, and racialized people; and people with disabilities. As part of Memorial University’s commitment to employment equity, all applicants are invited to identify themselves as a member of a target group(s) as appropriate. Applicants cannot be considered as a member of a target group(s) unless they complete an employment equity survey. If you do not receive a survey or have any questions, please contact All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadian Citizens and permanent residents will be given priority.

Memorial University is the largest university in Atlantic Canada. As the province’s only university, Memorial plays an integral role in the education and cultural life of Newfoundland and Labrador. Offering diverse undergraduate and graduate programs to almost 18,000 students, Memorial provides a distinctive and stimulating environment for learning in St. John’s, a safe friendly city with great historic charm, a vibrant cultural life and easy access to a wide range of outdoor activities.