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Full-time Academic Opportunities

The Department of Geography, Faculty of Liberal Arts & Professional Studies invites applications from qualified candidates for a one-year Sessional Assistant Professor position in Human Geography to begin July 1, 2014.  A PhD in Geography is required at the time of appointment and preference will be given to applicants with experience and demonstrable success in university teaching.  Applicants should have demonstrated strengths in research and/or teaching in one or more of the following areas: cultural geography, political geography, environmental geography, and/or historical geography. The appointment carries a teaching load of three full courses or the equivalent.

 

Applicants should submit, in hard copy, a letter of application, an up-to-date curriculum vitae, and a teaching dossier, and arrange for three confidential letters of recommendation to be sent directly. Apply to: Professor Steven Tufts, Chair, Department of Geography, North 402 Ross Building, York University, 4700 Keele St., Toronto, Ontario, Canada, M3J 1P3. The deadline for applications is February 14, 2014.

 

All York University positions are subject to budgetary approval. York University is an Affirmative Action Employer. The Affirmative Action Program can be found on York’s website at www.yorku.ca/acadjobs or a copy can be obtained by calling the affirmative action office at 416.736.5713. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadian citizens and permanent residents will be given priority. For contractually limited appointments, temporary entry for citizens of the U.S.A. and Mexico may apply per the provisions of the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA).

 


The Department of Geography, Faculty of Liberal Arts & Professional Studies, York University invites applications for a one-year Sessional Assistant Professor position in Physical Geography to begin July 1, 2014.  The Department seeks a physical geographer in the area of biogeochemical processes, preferably in Arctic environments.  Applicants should have demonstrated strengths in research in terrestrial or aquatic element cycling and its relationship to hydrology, vegetation and/or soil dynamics.  Preference will be given to scholars conducting research and teaching that complements existing departmental strengths in biophysical processes.  Teaching will include courses in both Geography and Environmental Science undergraduate programs. Applicants must hold a PhD at the time of appointment and demonstrate excellence or promise of excellence in teaching and in scholarly research. The appointment carries a teaching load of three full courses or the equivalent.

Applicants should submit, in hard copy, a letter of application, an up-to-date curriculum vitae, and a teaching dossier and names and addresses of three referees. Apply to: Professor Steven Tufts, Chair, Department of Geography, North 402 Ross Building, York University, 4700 Keele St., Toronto, Ontario, Canada, M3J 1P3. Applications will not be accepted via fax or email. The deadline for applications is March 31, 2014. 

All York University positions are subject to budgetary approval. York University is an Affirmative Action (AA) employer and strongly values diversity, including gender and sexual diversity, within its community.  The AA Program, which applies to Aboriginal people, visible minorities, people with disabilities, and women, can be found at www.yorku.ca/acadjobs or by calling the AA office at 416-736-5713. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadian citizens and permanent residents will be given priority. For contractually limited appointments, temporary entry for citizens of the U.S.A. and Mexico may apply per the provisions of the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA).

 

 


 

 

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Opportunities are available on the CUPE Jobs website.

 

 

For CUPE posting enquiries please contact Karen Cunningham at karen@yorku.ca or by phone at 416-736-2100 ext. 22490