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Posted by Tish on 10/12 at 03:03 PM

Department of engineering physics

Polytechnique Montréal, one of Canada’s leading engineering schools and the largest in Québec in terms of its student population and the scope of its research activities, with more than 7,500 students and 1,000 employees, is seeking applicants for a position as Professor and Canada Research Chair (Tier II) in the Department of Engineering Physics.

Canada Research Chair (Tier II) in Photonics

The Department seeks outstanding candidates in the general area of photonics. This tenure-track appointment will be at the level of Assistant or Associate professor. Candidates must hold a Ph.D. degree (received within the last 10 years) in engineering physics, physics, or a related field. The successful candidate must be a member of the Ordre des ingénieurs du Québec (OIQ), or take the necessary measures to become a member before applying for tenure. Applicants must demonstrate a successful record of research. The successful candidate will be expected to teach, in French, both undergraduate and graduate courses, to supervise graduate students, and to establish a strong externally funded research program. Canada Research Chairs are subject to review and approval by the CRC Secretariat. Further details on the program can be viewed at http://www.chairs.gc.ca.

The candidate selected will become part of a department that is recognized for its activities in optics and photonics, advanced materials and devices, biomedical engineering, and nuclear and energy engineering. The Department is responsible for a bachelor’s engineering program (B.Eng.) in engineering physics as well as graduate programs in engineering physics, nuclear engineering, and energy engineering. It employs approximately 20 professors and is home to 250 undergraduate students and 130 graduate students. Members of the department are active in major research and innovation networks. See our website for more details: http://www.polymtl.ca/phys.

To apply Candidates should submit an application package that consists of a curriculum vitae, a statement of teaching goals and research priorities, records of teaching effectiveness, official records of their diplomas, the names of three references, examples of work relevant to the position and reprints of recent publications. Applications should be sent as soon as possible to:

Patrick Desjardins
Professor and Head Department of Engineering Physics
Polytechnique Montréal
P.O. Box 6079, Station Centre-Ville Montréal,
Québec H3C 3A7 Canada

For additional information, please contact: .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)

Examination of applications will begin on September 1st, 2015, and will continue until the position is filled. All qualified persons are encouraged to apply. However, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority.


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