Faculty and Staff Postings

Tier 2 CRC in Evolutionary Biology

The Department of Zoology at the University of British Columbia invites applications for a faculty position in Evolutionary Biology (Canada Research Chair Tier 2). We seek an outstanding individual working with an innovative and integrative research program that would extend and complement existing faculty strengths in evolutionary biology and the Zoology Department. The position is tenure track and is expected to be appointed at the rank of Assistant Professor, although a higher rank might be considered for an applicant of exceptional qualifications. Applicants must have a Ph.D. degree, postdoctoral experience, and an exceptional research record with demonstrated potential in establishing a successful research program, as well as demonstrated potential for excellence in teaching at the graduate and undergraduate level. The deadline for applications is September 21, 2015.

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Endowed Chair in Computer Systems

The Department of Computer Science at UBC Vancouver is seeking candidates with exceptional scientific records in the area of Computer Systems, broadly defined, for a fully endowed chair at the rank of tenured Professor, made possible by a generous donation to the department by David Cheriton, a distinguished Stanford Professor and UBC alumnus. UBC Computer Science ranks among the top departments in North America, with 54 tenure-track faculty, 200 graduate students, and 1500 undergraduates. Application deadline is September 1st, 2015.

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Assistant Professor in Geological Engineering

UBC's Geological Engineering Program is seeking outstanding applicants for a full-time, tenure-track position at the level of Assistant Professor to join the Department of Earth, Ocean and Atmospheric Sciences. Appointment at a higher rank will be considered for an applicant of exceptional qualifications. Applicants are welcome from all areas of Geological and Geotechnical Engineering with preference given to applicants who have demonstrated success in areas of existing strength at UBC: natural hazards, groundwater, rock engineering, and natural resource geomechanics. The successful candidate is expected to develop innovative and internationally recognized research programs, obtain external funding, contribute to scholarly work in Geological Engineering, teach effectively at the undergraduate and graduate levels, effectively supervise graduate students, engage in professional service and professional development, actively participate in departmental activities, and to be eligible for registration as a Professional Engineer in BC. Applications must be submitted online before the closing deadline of August 31, 2015.

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Staff Postings

UBC Science uses an online recruiting and application process for staff positions. Visit the UBC HR website to view the current list of postings. Internal applicants should apply through Self Service.

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