Tenure-Track Faculty Position in Structural Geology
Memorial University of Newfoundland
The Department of Earth Sciences at Memorial University of Newfoundland invites applications for a tenure-track position in structural geology at the Assistant or Associate Professor level (ref: VPA-EASC-2019-001). We seek candidates with research expertise in field-based structural geology and the ability to deliver high-quality instruction of introductory and advanced structural geology and bedrock mapping courses. Early career researchers are encouraged to apply. The successful candidate will have a PhD in Earth Sciences or a related discipline, a record of peer-reviewed publications related to structural geology, and the capacity to develop and lead an externally funded research program with undergraduate and graduate students. Potential research collaborations with current Earth Sciences faculty in basin analysis, crustal geophysics, economic geology, geochemistry, geochronology, and petrology would be an asset.
Candidates should submit a letter of application with the names and contact information (including email) of three referees, current curriculum vitae, and a statement of planned research program and teaching interests to: Dr. Gregory Dunning, Head, Department of Earth Sciences, Memorial University of Newfoundland, St. John's, NL, A1B 3X5, Canada, or, preferably, email applications in PDF format to: firstname.lastname@example.org. Please quote the reference number VPA-EASC-2019-001 in the application and email subject line. Application deadline November 15, 2019. Additional information is available by contacting Dr. Dunning.
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. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply, however, Canadian citizens and permanent residents will be given priority. This position is subject to budgetary approval.