Tenure Track Assistant Professor

Montreal / Montréal, Quebec (CA)
Dec 18, 2017
Feb 02, 2018
Field of specialization
Materials, Nanotechnology, Theoretical
Job Type
Full time

Assistant Professor position in Computational/Theoretical Chemistry,
McGill University

Applications are invited for a tenure track Assistant Professor Position in Computational/Theoretical Chemistry. The Department seeks candidates who are committed to creating a vigorous, competitive, and independent research program in any area of inquiry related to Computational/Theoretical Chemistry. Applications in Materials and Nanoscience and/or Chemical Biology are of particular interest, but exceptional candidates in other areas of theoretical chemistry as well as senior candidates may also be considered.

Candidates should have a Ph.D. degree, postdoctoral experience, proven research ability, and a strong commitment to undergraduate and graduate teaching. The successful candidate will be expected to develop a strong independent research program, work well in a multi-disciplinary collaborative research environment, and develop research expertise that will complement existing strengths within the Department of Chemistry.

All candidates must register on-line at:  http://www.mcgill.ca/chemistry/jobs/faculty-positions  and submit their application package electronically.

The application package should contain a curriculum vitae, detailed research proposals, a start-up budget, and a statement of teaching experience and interests. As part of the registration process, candidates will be prompted for contact information for at least three referees who can write letters of recommendation on their behalf.

Review of applications will begin on January 3rd, 2018, with a tentative starting date of January 1, 2019. Salary will be negotiable, commensurate with qualifications and experience.

McGill is a leading Canadian University, consistently ranked among the top Universities in the world. Located in downtown Montreal, a lively and multicultural large city with high quality of life, and excellent access to arts, culture, and sports. More information about McGill University and the Department of Chemistry may be found at:  https://www.mcgill.ca/chemistry

McGill University hires on the basis of merit and is strongly committed to equity and diversity within its community. We welcome applications from all qualified candidates with the skills and knowledge to productively engage with diverse communities, including from racialized persons/visible minorities, women, Indigenous persons, persons with disabilities, ethnic minorities, and persons of minority sexual orientations and gender identities. McGill implements an employment equity program and encourages members of equity-seeking groups to self-identify. Persons with disabilities who anticipate needing accommodations for any part of the application process may contact, in confidence, Professor Angela Campbell, Associate Provost (Equity and Academic Policies) at (514) 398-1660 or at Angela.Campbell@mcgill.ca.

All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority.