RequirementsIn accordance with the regulations for the Canada Research Chairs (www.chairs-chaires.gc.ca/home-accueil-eng.aspx), nominees should be within 10 years of receiving their PhD. The successful candidate will be an emerging scholar who has demonstrated research productivity and potential to achieve international recognition within the next 5-10 years. The appointee will be expected to establish an independent, creative and high-impact research program based on external research funding. The appointee will develop as an outstanding teacher and mentor of undergraduate and graduate students, and will contribute to the development and delivery of core programs. Postdoctoral experience or equivalent is desirable.
Application InstructionsApplicants should provide:
a) a curriculum vitae,
b) a concise research proposal (5 pages, NSERC Discovery Grant format preferred),
c) a short statement on teaching philosophy or teaching dossier, and
d) names and contact information for three or more individuals able to act as referees.
Documents should be sent to: Sandra Carlson, Department Secretary, Department of Chemistry, University of Victoria, PO Box 3065 STN CSC, Victoria BC V8W 3V6 Canada, firstname.lastname@example.org
Applications will be considered after 18 June 2015 to identify a suitable candidate who may be nominated to the CRC by the nomination deadlines of 9 October 2015 for appointment 1 July 2016.