The Department of Geography at Nipissing University invites applications for a 10-month limited term position (LTA 1) at the rank of Assistant Professor beginning August 1, 2014.
Nipissing University offers a very competitive salary and benefits. The Department of Geography is establishing a strong reputation in research with several members holding externally funded grants. For information about our Department please see http://www.nipissingu.ca/geography/ .
Applicants are expected to have a PhD in Geography; however ABD candidates will be considered as well. The successful candidate will be expected to teach Introduction to Physical Geography 1017 (both terms), Climatology 2107 and three courses from the following list of undergraduate courses:
Field Techniques in Geography 3016
Selected Regions of North America 3407
Earth Resources 3436
Selected Topics 3906
Lake and Wetland Environments 4127
Applied Climatology 4136
Paleoclimatology & Climate Change 4137
Topics in Physical Geography 4906
Review of applications will begin May 1st, 2014 and will continue until the position is filled. Interested individuals should submit a curriculum vitae; statements of career goals, research interests, and approach to teaching; identification from the courses listed above which courses you feel confident in teaching; and, arrange to have three letters of recommendation sent to:
The Selection Committee would like to thank all applicants for their interest in Nipissing University; however, only those selected for interviews will be contacted.
All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply. Canadian citizens and permanent residents will be given priority.
Nipissing University is committed to employment equity and strongly encourages applications, which may include self-identification in a covering letter, from Aboriginal persons, women, persons with disabilities and visible minorities.
Nipissing University is an equal opportunity employer and will provide accommodation in accordance with the Ontario Human Rights Code