[Caglist] Brandon University – Tenure Track Position in Applied Physical Geography



Tenure-track Position in Physical Geography

Faculty of Science


Brandon University is a leader in providing high quality education in arts, sciences, education, music, and health studies. Based in southwestern Manitoba, Brandon University also offers pre-professional and Masters programs, as well as innovative and award-winning outreach programs in a personalized learning environment.


Position: The Faculty of Science at Brandon University invites
applications for a tenure-track position in the Department of Geography in Applied
Physical Geography. The Department is particularly interested in candidates
with research expertise and teaching interests in water science, integrated
watershed management, climatology and climate change, and/or geomorphology.
Other specialties, complementing existing strengths of the Department, will
also be considered. The successful candidate will also have the opportunity to
supervise and teach graduate students in the Interdisciplinary Master of
Science in Environmental and Life Sciences program. Engaging in service
activities is also expected.


Qualifications and
Experience: A completed PhD is preferred; however ABD candidates will be
considered.  Experience in undergraduate teaching would be an asset.


Application Deadline:
January 31, 2017, or until the position is filled


Start Date: August
1, 2017, pending successful candidate’s availability


Salary and Rank: Commensurate with the candidate’s
qualifications and experience.


Applicants should send a letter
of application, curriculum vitae,
transcripts, statements of teaching philosophy and research interests, indication
of citizenship or Canadian immigration status, representative samples of
research publications, and the names and contact information of three referees,
electronically in a single
file of a reasonable size using PDF format to:


Dr. Austin Gulliver, Acting Dean of Science

Brandon University

270-18th Street
Brandon, MB R7A 6A9




details about Brandon University and the Department of Geography can be found
at http://www.brandonu.ca

We thank all applicants for their interest in applying for this position and advise that only candidates selected for interviews will be contacted. Short listed candidates will be expected to provide copies of credentials at time of interview.
Brandon University hires on the basis of merit and is committed to employment equity.  All qualified persons are encouraged to apply including women, persons with disabilities, visible minorities, Aboriginal Peoples, people of all sexual orientations and genders, and others who may contribute to the further diversification of the University. In accordance with Canadian Immigration requirements, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority.


Dr. Derrek EbertsAssociate Professor and ChairDepartment of GeographyBrandon University270 – 18th St.Brandon, MBR7A 6A9ph.: 204-727-7447fax: 204-728-7346e-mail: ebertsd@brandonu.cae-mail: derrek.eberts@gmail.com
Co-ordinator, Brandon University Master of Science (Environmental and Life Sciences)

President, Canadian Association of Geographers, Prairie Division

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