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Assistant Professor - GIS; McGill University

The Department of Geography (, Faculty of Science, McGill University, invites applications for a tenure-track position at the Assistant level in Geographic Information Science. We seek an individual who has demonstrated scholarship for teaching and innovative research in GIScience. Particular strengths in one or more of the following areas is desirable: ‘big-data’ analysis, geographic data science, or spatial data visualization. Our preferred candidate would apply advanced computational approaches to address spatio-temporal issues pertaining to geographic and/or environmental science. The individual should complement existing departmental strengths in physical and human geography. The Department also has a long-standing tradition of collaborative work with other units at McGill, including the Institute for the Study of International Development, the McGill School of Environment, the Sustainability and Science and Society Interfaculty Program, and the interdisciplinary Urban Studies program.

Applicants must possess a PhD in Geography or an equivalent discipline. The successful applicant will be expected to teach undergraduate and graduate courses in the Department of Geography, and develop a vigorous, independent research program, embracing the supervision of graduate students.

Candidates should supply their curriculum vitae, statements of teaching specializations and research interests, up to three reprints, and letters from three referees. Submit your application and supporting material to The review of applications will begin October 13, 2017, and will continue until the position is filled.

Expires On: 2017-10-12