Tenure-track position in ECOLOGICAL/EVOLUTIONARY INFORMATICS, Department of Biology at McGill University. Application deadline: December 18, 2017.

The Department of Biology at McGill University invites applications for a tenure-track position in ECOLOGICAL/EVOLUTIONARY INFORMATICS. Applicants with strength in the development and/or application of quantitative (computational and mathematical) approaches to the analysis and interpretation of large evolutionary/ecological datasets, from genomes to ecosystems, are encouraged to apply. We anticipate filling this position at the Assistant Professor level. Applicants must have a Ph.D. or equivalent degree, and a substantial record of research excellence. Postdoctoral experience is preferred. The successful applicant will be expected to conduct a vigorous program of independent, externally funded research, to communicate research findings in both professional and public forums, and to contribute to teaching at both undergraduate and graduate levels. A competitive startup package as well as access to a wide range of shared research facilities are available. Salary negotiable, according to qualifications and experience.

Applicants should forward a curriculum vitae, short statements of research and teaching interests, and 3 representative publications in a single PDF file (filename = lastname-firstname-ECOEVOINFO.pdf) to ecoevoinfo.biology@mcgill.ca. Applicants should also arrange to have 3 letters of reference submitted directly to this email address. All correspondence should include Ecological/Evolutionary Informatics Search and the applicant’s name in the subject line. The application deadline is December 18, 2017.

McGill University is committed to diversity and equity in employment. It welcomes applications from: women, Aboriginal persons, persons with disabilities, ethnic minorities, persons of minority sexual orientation or gender identity, visible minorities, and others who may contribute to diversification.

All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply; however, in accordance with Canadian immigration requirements, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority.