Job Opportunities

Associate professor/professor in coastal ecology of high latitudes

The Faculty of Biosciences, Fisheries and Economics (BFE) has a permanent position vacant as Associate Professors / Professor in coastal ecology of high latitudes. The position is attached to the Department of Arctic and Marine Biology (AMB) and the research group Arctic Marine System Ecology (AMSE) in Tromsø.

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Communications Assistant position posting with CEOS, University of Manitoba

The Centre for Earth Observation Science (CEOS) (http://www.umanitoba.ca/ceos), in the Clayton H. Riddell Faculty of Environment, Earth, and Resources at the University of Manitoba, is seeking qualified candidates to fill a Communications Assistant position.

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NSERC Canada Research Chair Tier 2
Assistant Professor in Arctic Ice and Marine System Science
Centre for Earth Observation Science, Department of Environment & Geography
CHR Faculty of Environment, Earth, and Resources, University of Manitoba
Position #25527

The University of Manitoba invites applications for a Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council (NSERC) Canada Research Chair (CRC) Tier 2, a tenure track position at the rank of assistant professor in the broad natural science fields of Arctic marine system science.

The Government of Canada has established the CRC program to enable Canadian universities to foster world class research excellence. The proposed CRC aligns with the University's strategic research plan that identifies Arctic System Science and Climate Changeas a targeted area. The position will have a significant proportion allocated to research in any one of the broad areas of Arctic Marine and Climate Science in the specific subdiscipline of the candidate’s specialization. The candidate will also be expected to teach one undergraduate and one graduate course in their area of research. Service will also be required both within the University and through various professional and public organizations linked to the candidate’s area of expertise.

The successful candidate will be expected to play a major role in the various Arctic System Science projects led by CEOS at the University of Manitoba, including major new projects focused on freshwater-marine coupling with freshwater sources from glaciers and continental runoff, ocean acidification and carbon exchange processes, physical, biological and chemical oceanography, Arctic-midlatitude teleconnections, and climate change.

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Assistant, Associate or Full Professor in Arctic Climate Modelling
Centre for Earth Observation Science, Department of Environment and Geography
CHR Faculty of Environment, Earth and Resources, University of Manitoba
Position #25515

The University of Manitoba invites applications for a tenured or tenure track position at the Assistant, Associate or Full professor level. The successful candidate will have a background and proven track record in the areas of numerical modelling of the Arctic ocean-sea ice-atmosphere system, modelling of glacier-marine freshwater coupling, terrestrial freshwater-marine coupled modelling, or climate change modelling with a particular emphasis on Arctic-midlatitude teleconnection research. Applicants with recognized expertise in the broad fields of Arctic system level modelling at the local, regional or hemispheric scales and with coupled climate models are strongly encouraged to apply.

The successful candidate must have a Ph.D. and aptitude for leading an independently organized and externally funded program in Arctic System Science and Climate Change. Experience in teaching and mentoring graduate students, research associates, and undergraduate students would be an asset. Rank and salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience.

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PhD STUDENT – Arctic Primary Production

for a PhD thesis project starting January, 2020 to study physical and biological processes controlling surface primary production in ice covered waters of the Arctic. The project will be strongly focused on remote sensing techniques from both satellite (snow and sea ice) and in situ (surface primary production) sensors, the latter via transmitted hyperspectral irradiance measurements.

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Canada Research Chair (Tier I) in Arctic One Health: Healthy Animals and Healthy Communities in a Changing Arctic, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine

The University of Calgary, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine (UCVM), is seeking applicants for a Tier 1 Canada Research Chair (CRC) in Arctic One Health: Healthy Animals and Healthy Communities in a Changing Arctic. In accordance with the regulations set for Tier 1 Canada Research Chairs (www.chairs-chaires.gc.ca/home-accueil-eng.aspx), the candidate will be an outstanding and innovative researcher who has demonstrated research success with international recognition in the field of wildlife health, human-animal health dynamics, or both, in a changing Arctic. Nominees for Tier 1 Chair positions must generally be full professors or associate professors who are expected to be promoted to the full professor level within one or two years of the nomination.

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Canada Research Chair (Tier 2) in Sea Ice Modeling Position

The Centre for Earth Observation Science, Dept. of Environment and Geography, Clayton H. Riddell Faculty of Environment, Earth, and Resources, University of Manitoba invites applications for a Canada Research Chair (CRC) Tier 2, tenure-track position at the rank of assistant professor, in the area of sea ice modeling, to commence May 1, 2019 or as soon as possible thereafter.

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Assistant Professor in Arctic System Science Department of Environment and Geography, CHR Faculty of Environment, Earth and Resources, University of Manitoba Position 25517

The University of Manitoba invites applications for a tenure track Assistant Professor in the broad area of Arctic System Science and Climate Change. Candidates with a PhD with expertise in the areas of glaciology, glacier-marine coupling, Arctic climate teleconnections, ice sheet modelling, climate modelling, climatology, meteorology, physical, chemical or biological oceanography, remote sensing, or related Arctic field of study, are encouraged to apply.

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ASSISTANT PROFESSOR IN Assistant Professor In Arctic Sustainability, Resilience And Climate Change Department Of Environment & Geography, Chr Faculty Of Environment, Earth, & Resources Position 25519

The University of Manitoba invites applications for a Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council (SSHRC) Canada Research Chair (CRC) Tier 2, a tenure track position at the rank of assistant professor, in the broad social science fields of Indigenous knowledge-Western science integration, community resilience, co-management, Arctic environmental economics, sustainability, or Arctic economic geography.

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