The Department of Biological Sciences
University of Calgary
The Department of Biological Sciences invites applications for a
tenure-track faculty position at the Assistant/Associate Professor level
effective January 1, 2003. Applicants should have a strong background
in the use of genetic approaches to study model eukaryotic organisms.
Applicants must have a Ph.D. and at least two years post-doctoral
experience and a record of quality research. The successful candidate
will be expected to establish an active, externally-funded research
program and to participate in the teaching of genetics at the
introductory and advanced undergraduate levels. In addition to
resources provided by the University, the successful applicant will be
eligible to apply for an establishment grant from the Alberta Heritage
Foundation for Medical Research. Potential applicants are invited to
visit the web site of the Department
In accordance with Canadian immigration requirements, priority will be
given to Canadian citizens or permanent residents of Canada. The
University of Calgary respects, appreciates and encourages diversity.
A complete application should include: a curriculum vitae with email
address, a concise outline of research plans, copies of up to five
publications, and a statement of teaching interests and philosophy.
Candidates should arrange to have three letters of reference sent under
separate cover. The deadline for receipt of a complete application
package is October 15, 2002. Send to Dr. D. M. Reid, Head, Department
of Biological Sciences, University of Calgary, 2500 University Drive NW,
Calgary, Alberta T2N 1N4. Fax: (403)289-9311.
(Appeared in Nature Sept. 5, 2002 and Science September 6, 2002).