Professor in astrophysics at University of Montreal

Submission Information
Publish Date: 
Monday, September 18, 2017
Archive Date: 
Monday, October 30, 2017
Job Summary
Job Category: 
Faculty Positions (tenure and tenure-track)
Institution Classification/Type: 
Large Academic
Institution/Company: 
University of Montreal
Department Name: 
Department of Physics
Street Line 1: 
C.P. 6128, Succursale Centre-Ville
City: 
Montreal
State/Province: 
Quebec
Zip/Postal: 
H3C 3J7
Country: 
Canada
Announcement
Job Announcement Text: 

The Department of Physics is seeking applications for a full-time tenure-track position at the rank of Assistant Professor in astrophysics, starting on or after June 1, 2018. The appointed candidate will be expected to teach at all three levels of the curriculum, supervise graduate students, engage in ongoing research and publication, and contribute to the academic life and reputation of the University.

Requirements:

1) Ph.D. in physics, with a specialization in astrophysics;

2) A record of outstanding research achievements in the field;

3) Strong commitment to teaching at all levels;

4) The appointed candidate will be expected to pursue a vigorous research program in Astrophysics and contribute to the activities of the Astronomy and Astrophysics Group of the Department. Candidates from all fields of astronomy and astrophysics are encouraged to apply. However, priority will be given to candidates with research interests aligned with those present in the Department: stellar and exoplanet astrophysics, solar physics, extragalactic astronomy, high energy astrophysics, and astronomical instrumentation: www.astro.umontreal.ca/groupe;

5) Proficiency in the French language within a reasonable period.

The application must include the following documents: a cover letter, a curriculum vitæ, copies of recent publications, and the candidate’s proposed research program. Three letters of recommendation are also to be sent directly to the department chair by the referees. Application and letters of recommendation must be sent to the Department Chair by December 5, 2017, at the following address:

M. Richard Leonelli, directeur

a/s de Mme Peggy Lareau

Département de physique, Université de Montréal

C. P. 6128, succursale Centre-ville,

Montréal (QC), Canada, H3C 3J7

or by e-mail at: peggy.lareau@umontreal.ca.

Included Benefits: 

The University of Montreal offers competitive salaries and a full range of benefits.

Application Deadline: 
Tuesday, December 5, 2017
Selection Deadline: 
Wednesday, February 28, 2018
Current Status of Position: 
Accepting Applicants
Apply to Job
Attention To: 
Peggy Lareau
Title: 
Assistant to the Chair
Institution/Company: 
University of Montreal
Department Name: 
Department of Physics
Street Line 1: 
C.P. 6128, Succursale Centre-Ville
City: 
Montreal
State/Province: 
Quebec
Zip/Postal Code: 
H3C 3J7
Country: 
Canada
Phone: 
514-343-6111 X-3182
FAX: 
514-343-2071
Email: 
peggy.lareau@umontreal.ca
Inquiries About Job
Attention To: 
Peggy Lareau
Subject: 
Professor in astrophysics at University of Montreal
Email: 
peggy.lareau@umontreal.ca