SUMMARY OF FUNCTION
The Institut des sciences de la mer de Rimouski (ISMER) of the Université du Québec à Rimouski (UQAR), a multidisciplinary research center in oceanography, is seeking a new professor of chemical oceanography with a specialization in the development of biomarkers.
The area of expertise sought is marine chemistry with an interest in biomarkers and their development from the molecular scale to the organism, molecular or isotopic tools, the land-sea continuum and environmental and climatic changes at different temporal and spatial scales. The selected candidate will be encouraged to develop his/her own area of research, to develop and manage his/her laboratory, and collaborate with researchers at ISMER and from other departments within the university. The selected candidate will participate in the MSc, PhD and DESS (Specialized Graduate Diploma) oceanography programs through the supervision of graduate students and teaching. The working language is French.
At the time of hiring, the chosen person must have a doctorate in a relevant discipline (marine chemistry, oceanography, biogeochemistry of aquatic environments or related discipline), at least one year of postdoctoral experience and a solid publication record.
Application files must include a motivation letter, a CV including the research and student training experiences and the name and contact details of three referees. Evaluation of applications will begin on July 5, 2021, and will continue until the position is filled.