Assistant Professor position in Nuclear Medicinal Chemistry
Simon Fraser University
December 7, 2017
Burnaby, British Columbia
Full Time - Experienced
Academic / Research
DEPARTMENT OF CHEMISTRY JOINT FACULTY POSITION IN NUCLEAR MEDICINAL CHEMISTRY
The Department of Chemistry at Simon Fraser University together with the Life Sciences division of TRIUMF, Canada's national laboratory for particle and nuclear physics, invite applications from qualified candidates for a tenure-track Assistant Professor position in Nuclear Medicinal Chemistry. With the goal of leading our expansion into nuclear medicine, it is our vision that this jointly funded position will strengthen the connection between SFU’s Nuclear Science Program and TRIUMF. The appointment is intended to take effect in September 2018, subject to final budgetary approval.
Outstanding candidates with a commitment to excellence in research and teaching are being sought for this position. The successful candidate will make use of the Life Science facilities at TRIUMF, and state-of-the-art research facilities at SFU (e.g. SFU High-Throughput Screening Facility, 4D Labs), to develop and maintain both an innovative, externally funded research program, and an excellent teaching record at both the undergraduate and graduate levels in Chemistry. Candidates working broadly in the area of nuclear medicine are encouraged to apply. All applicants will have a PhD degree and will normally have relevant. postdoctoral or industrial experience.
While all qualified candidates are encouraged to apply, Canadians and Permanent Residents will be given priority.
Simon Fraser University is committed to employment equity and welcomes applications from all qualified women and men, including visible minorities, persons of aboriginal heritage, persons with disabilities, and LGBTQ-identified persons.
Applicants should send a complete resume, a concise research proposal, a description of teaching interest and experience, and a list of three individuals willing to act as referees with their addresses, telephone and/or fax numbers, and e-mail addresses. All correspondence should be sent to:
Dr. Dipankar Sen, Professor and Chair Department of Chemistry Simon Fraser University 8888 University Drive Burnaby BC VSA 1S6 Canada E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
The competition will remain open until the position is filled. Screening of applications will commence on January 15, 2017.