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Assistant Professor - GIS; McGill University

Job Summary:

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.

Duties & Qualifications:

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.

To Apply:

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.

Other Information:

McGill University is committed to equity in employment and diversity. It welcomes applications from indigenous peoples, visible minorities, ethnic minorities, persons with disabilities, women, persons of minority sexual orientations and gender identities and others who may contribute to further diversification. To this end, I draw your attention to McGill's Equity & Diversity Survey
( ). We invite you to
complete this survey online. If you choose to complete the survey, please use the following reference number [R370]. Please complete the survey by October 13, 2017. All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply; however, in accordance with Canadian immigration requirements,
priority will be given to Canadian citizens and permanent residents of Canada. As English is the language of instruction at McGill, knowledge of French is an asset but not a requirement.

Expires On: 2017-10-13