The Canadian Association of Geographers
l'Association canadienne des géographes

CAGLIST JOB POSTINGS ARCHIVE #2

Posted April 3, 2001

    University of Victoria
      Environmental Studies
      Faculty of Social Science

      Applications are invited for the position of Director of the School of Environmental Studies in the Faculty of Social Sciences at the University of Victoria. Established as a program in 1974, the School is one of the leading interdisciplinary environmental studies programs in western Canada. It offers major and minor undergraduate degrees emphasizing the interdependence of social and natural systems, always in combination with a science or arts major program. Vigorous new teaching and research programs include environmental restoration, traditional ecological knowledge, and environmental law and policy. The School is known for its outreach to communities. Some 25 graduate students study in the School currently, and there are opportunities to establish new graduate programs.

      The new director will demonstrate the leadership ability and administrative experience to further build interdisciplinary environmental studies on campus in response to the University of Victoria Strategic Plan. The successful candidate, holding the PhD or equivalent credential, will have a proven record of interdisciplinary teaching, research and scholarship. While the area of specialization is open, restoration ecology, ecological economics, environmental history, and sustainable systems are of special interest. Good organizational skills and ability to communicate and work effectively with all parts of the University, and all sectors of the community at large are needed assets.

      The appointment is available from July 1,2001. Information on the University and the School can be obtained at http://web.uvic.ca/enweb/ . Applications including a current curriculum vitae and the names and addresses of three referees should be submitted as soon as possble and no later than April 30,2001 to: Dr. Paul R.West, Director, School of Environmental Studies, University of Victoria, P.O. Box 1700, STN CSC, Victoria, BC V8W 2Y2.

      The University of Victoria is an equity employer and encourages applications from women, persons with disabilities, visible minorities, and aboriginal peoples. In accordance with Canadian Immigration requirements, this advertisement is directed in the first instance to Canadian citizens and permanent residents. Others are encouraged to apply but are not eligible for appointment until a Canadian search is completed and no appointment is made.

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Posted March 5, 2001

    University of Regina
      Economic Geography and Regional Economic Development
      Department of Geography

      The Department of Geography invites applications for a two-year term position in Economic Geography and Regional Economic Development at the Assistant Professor level, beginning July 1, 2001. The successful candidate will be required to teach a combination of introductory as well as advanced courses in his or her areas of expertise. Descriptions of the Department's programs are available upon request (306 585 4222), or from the University of Regina website http://www.uregina.ca/arts/geography.

      Candidates should have a Ph.D. in Geography or ABD, and be able to contribute to the Department's undergraduate and graduate programs. Applicants should submit a curriculum vitae and arrange for the forwarding of three letters of reference and transcripts to: Dr. K. Murray Knuttila, Dean, Faculty of Arts, University of Regina, Regina, Saskatchewan, S4S 0A2 (fax 306 585 5368).

      Closing date for applications is April 30, 2001.

      In accordance with Canadian immigration requirements, this advertisement is directed in the first instance to Canadian citizens and permanent residents. The University of Regina is committed to employment equity.

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Posted March 12, 2001

    University of Waterloo
      Applied Natural Science (Hazards).
      School of Planning, Faculty of Environmental Studies,

      Applications are invited for an Assistant Professor tenure track position in Applied Natural Science (Hazards). The candidate will apply a scientific perspective to the understanding, management and mitigation of hazards that confront natural and/or built environments - particularly in the areas of planning and policy development. Interest in the applications of GIS in hazard research, or experience in international hazards studies, or interest in hazards that pertain to water or soil could also be an asset. Applicants are expected to be able to teach and advise in the applied statistical methods areas. The candidate will have a record of scholarly activity. The successful candidate will: teach undergraduate and graduate planning students, be capable of supervising doctoral graduate student research, and conduct research in hazards that relate to the natural, human and built environment.

      Applicants must have a Ph.D. The appointment will be effective September 1, 2001.

      Applications must include a letter of application (stating career objectives, approach to learning and teaching, and research goals), a current curriculum vitae, a portfolio of selected recent design work, and names (with contact information) of four referees. The first stage in the review of applicants will be based on the letter of application, portfolio, and CV. References will be contacted for those being considered in the second stage of review. Complete applications are be received at the following address by March 30, 2001:

      Dr. Ross T. Newkirk, Director,
      School of Planning,
      Faculty of Environmental Studies,
      University of Waterloo,
      Waterloo, ON N2L 3G1
      Email: Newkirk@watserv1.uwaterloo.ca

      The School of Planning is part of the Faculty of Environmental Studies that includes a School of Architecture, a Department of Environment and Resource Studies, and a Department of Geography. In addition, it has a Heritage Resource Centre that undertakes research and professional education involving both natural and built environments, and a Mapping, Analysis and Design technical unit that provides computing facilities and professional staff to support teaching and research in GIS, remote sensing, computer aided design, modeling and simulation. Additional information about the Faculty may be found at: http://www.fes.uwaterloo.ca/. The successful candidate will be able to consult and participate broadly with colleagues in the Faculty and will have access to advanced computing and other research and teaching facilities.

      In accordance with Canadian immigration requirements, this advertisement is directed to Canadian citizens and permanent residents. The University of Waterloo encourages applications from all qualified individuals, including women, members of visible minorities, native peoples, and persons with disabilities. This position is subject to the availability of funds.

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    University of Waterloo
      Planning Theorist (Heritage).
      School of Planning, Faculty of Environmental Studies,

      Applications are invited for an Assistant Professor tenure track faculty position as Planning Theorist (Heritage). The candidate will have a background that demonstrates scholarly interest and experience in Heritage (both natural and cultural), experience in planning research project leadership or management, and knowledge or experience in Planning policy development. In addition to being able to teach Planning theory at both urban/community and regional scales, the candidate should be able to teach a broad selection of Planning courses. The candidate will have a record of scholarly activity. The successful candidate will: teach undergraduate and graduate planning students, be capable of supervising doctoral graduate student research, and conduct research.

      Applicants must have a Ph.D., and should be or qualify to be a Member of the Canadian Institute of Planners. The appointment will be effective September 1, 2001.

      Applications must include a letter of application (stating career objectives, approach to learning and teaching, and research goals), a current curriculum vitae, a portfolio of selected recent design work, and names (with contact information) of four referees. The first stage in the review of applicants will be based on the letter of application, portfolio, and CV. References will be contacted for those being considered in the second stage of review. Complete applications are be received at the following address by March 30, 2001:

      Dr. Ross T. Newkirk, Director,
      School of Planning,
      Faculty of Environmental Studies,
      University of Waterloo,
      Waterloo, ON N2L 3G1
      Email: Newkirk@watserv1.uwaterloo.ca

      The School of Planning is part of the Faculty of Environmental Studies that includes a School of Architecture, a Department of Environment and Resource Studies, and a Department of Geography. In addition, it has a Heritage Resource Centre that undertakes research and professional education involving both natural and built environments, and a Mapping, Analysis and Design technical unit that provides computing facilities and professional staff to support teaching and research in GIS, remote sensing, computer aided design, modeling and simulation. Additional information about the Faculty may be found at: http://www.fes.uwaterloo.ca/. The successful candidate will be able to consult and participate broadly with colleagues in the Faculty and will have access to advanced computing and other research and teaching facilities.

      In accordance with Canadian immigration requirements, this advertisement is directed to Canadian citizens and permanent residents. The University of Waterloo encourages applications from all qualified individuals, including women, members of visible minorities, native peoples, and persons with disabilities. This position is subject to the availability of funds.

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    University of Waterloo
      Urban Design
      School of Planning, Faculty of Environmental Studies,

      Applications are invited for an Assistant or Associate Professor tenure track position in Urban Design. The candidate will have planning urban design project experience and demonstrate potential for leadership in developing instructional design programs that include computer assisted design in urban planning. The candidate should have a record of scholarly output (writing, exhibits, design competitions, etc.) An additional interest in one or more of: heritage, international urban design, development industry economics, or urban ecology is an advantage. The successful candidate will: teach urban design to undergraduate and graduate planning students, supervise graduate student research, and conduct research in urban design related fields.

      Applicants must demonstrate design achievement; a related graduate degree is required (a Ph.D. is desirable but significant professional achievement may be accepted.) They should be or qualify for membership in the Canadian Institute of Planners. Academic rank, tenure, and salary will be commensurate with the candidate's qualifications and experience. The appointment will be effective September 1, 2001.

      Applications must include a letter of application (stating career objectives, approach to learning and teaching, and research goals), a current curriculum vitae, a portfolio of selected recent design work, and names (with contact information) of four referees. The first stage in the review of applicants will be based on the letter of application, portfolio, and CV. References will be contacted for those being considered in the second stage of review. Complete applications are be received at the following address by March 30, 2001:

      Dr. Ross T. Newkirk, Director,
      School of Planning,
      Faculty of Environmental Studies,
      University of Waterloo,
      Waterloo, ON N2L 3G1
      Email: Newkirk@watserv1.uwaterloo.ca

      The School of Planning is part of the Faculty of Environmental Studies that includes a School of Architecture, a Department of Environment and Resource Studies, and a Department of Geography. In addition, it has a Heritage Resource Centre that undertakes research and professional education involving both natural and built environments, and a Mapping, Analysis and Design technical unit that provides computing facilities and professional staff to support teaching and research in GIS, remote sensing, computer aided design, modeling and simulation. Additional information about the Faculty may be found at: http://www.fes.uwaterloo.ca/. The successful candidate will be able to consult and participate broadly with colleagues in the Faculty and will have access to advanced computing and other research and teaching facilities.

      In accordance with Canadian immigration requirements, this advertisement is directed to Canadian citizens and permanent residents. The University of Waterloo encourages applications from all qualified individuals, including women, members of visible minorities, native peoples, and persons with disabilities. This position is subject to the availability of funds.

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Posted March 8, 2001

    Université du Québec à Trois-Rivières
      Analyse du Paysage
      Département du Géographie

      La Section de GÉOGRAPHIE du Département des sciences humaines recherche un PROFESSEUR RÉGULIER dans la discipline suivante : ANALYSE DU PAYSAGE (ce poste est offert aux hommes et aux femmes).

      FONCTIONS : L'enseignement, la recherche, le service à la collectivité et, le cas échéant, la direction pédagogique.

      EXIGENCES : Diplomation : Doctorat en géographie.

      Aptitudes particulières : Maîtrise des logiciels appropriés au domaine, notamment les systèmes d'information géographique. La personne retenue joindra l'équipe de professeurs animant le programme de baccalauréat en géographie. - Il dispensera également des cours pour les étudiants inscrits au baccalauréat en enseignement au secondaire. - Au premier cycle, le nouveau professeur sera chargé, entre autres, des cours ayant trait à l'analyse paysagère ainsi qu'aux aspects liés à la gestion, l'aménagement et le développement des territoires. -Eventuellement, il pourra être appelé à dispenser des enseignements aux études supérieures dans des programmes pluridisciplinaires en sciences de l'environnement.

      RENSEIGNEMENTS SUPPLÉMENTAIRES :

      Une connaissance fonctionnelle du français pour ce poste est exigée.

      Conformément aux exigences relatives à l'immigration au Canada, ce poste est offert aux citoyens canadiens et aux résidents permanents.

      Traitement. Selon la convention collective des professeurs et professeures.

      Date d'entrée en fonction: 1 août 2001 ou à convenir avec l'Université après le 1 août 2001.

      Faire parvenir par écrit votre candidature accompagnée de deux copies du curriculum vitae ainsi que les pièces à déposer pour les différents départements avant 17h. le 15 mars 2001 à :

      Monsieur André G. Roy
      Directeur
      Service de la gestion des personnels
      Université du Québec à Trois-Rivières
      3351, boul. des Forges, CP 500
      Trois-Rivières, Québec G9A 5H7

      Télécopieur: (819) 376-5103

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    Université du Québec à Trois-Rivières
      Climatologie
      Département du Géographie

      La Section de GÉOGRAPHIE du Département des sciences humaines recherche un PROFESSEUR RÉGULIER dans la discipline suivante : CLIMATOLOGIE (ce poste est offert aux hommes et aux femmes).

      FONCTIONS : L'enseignement, la recherche, le service à la collectivité et, le cas échéant, la direction pédagogique.

      EXIGENCES : Diplomation: Doctorat en géographie.

      Aptitudes particulières : Maîtrise des logiciels appropriés au domaine. La personne retenue joindra l'équipe de professeurs animant le programme de baccalauréat en géographie. Il dispensera également des cours pour les étudiants inscrits au baccalauréat en enseignement au secondaire. - Au premier cycle, le nouveau professeur sera chargé entre autres, des cours ayant trait à la climatologie et à la microclimatologie et aux applications de ces domaines scientifiques. - Eventuellement, il pourra être appelé à dispenser des enseignements aux études supérieures dans des programmes pluridisciplinaires en sciences de l'environnement.

      RENSEIGNEMENTS SUPPLÉMENTAIRES :

      Une connaissance fonctionnelle du français pour ce poste est exigée.

      Conformément aux exigences relatives à l'immigration au Canada, ce poste est offert aux citoyens canadiens et aux résidents permanents.

      Traitement : Selon la convention collective des professeurs et professeures.

      Date d'entrée en fonction : 1 août 2001 ou à convenir avec l'Université après le 1 août 2001.

      Faire parvenir par écrit votre candidature accompagnée de deux copies du curriculum vitae ainsi que les pièces à déposer pour les différents départements avant 17h. le 19 avril 2001 à :

      Monsieur André G. Roy
      Directeur
      Service de la gestion des personnels
      Université du Québec à Trois-Rivières
      3351, boul. des Forges, CP 500
      Trois-Rivières, Québec G9A 5H7

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Posted February 17, 2001

    University of Northern British Columbia
      Human Geography
      Geography Programme

      The Geography Program at the University of Northern British Columbia invites applications for a sabbatical replacement position in Human Geography during the Fall 2001 semester. The contract will require the teaching of Social Geography and the Geography of the Circumpolar North. Other teaching interests in the area of human geography will also be considered.

      Preference will be given to candidates holding a Ph.D. or close to completion. Teaching experience is preferred. For more information about UNBC's Geography Program, please see: http://www.unbc.ca/geography/

      An application, including statement of interest, curriculum vitae, and names and addresses of three references (including telephone and fax numbers), should be sent to:

        Dr. Deborah Poff,
        Vice President (Academic) & Provost
        University of Northern British Columbia
        3333 University Way
        Prince George, BC CANADA V2N 4Z9
        Fax: (250) 960-7300

      Please direct inquiries to

        Dr. Kevin Hall
        Chair, Geography Program
        Phone: 250-960-5864
        Fax: 250-960-5538
        Email: hall@unbc.ca

      In accordance with Canadian Immigration requirements, priority will be given to Canadian Citizens and permanent residents of Canada. The University of Northern British Columbia is committed to employment equity and encourages applications from women, aboriginal persons, persons with disabilities and members of visible minorities.

      Applications received before March 30, 2001 will receive full consideration, but applications will be accepted until the position is filled.

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Posted February 6, 2001

    Trent University
      Geography
      Environmental Sciences Building

      Pending budgetary approval, the Department of Geography invites applications for a nine-month limited-term appointment at the Lecturer/Assistant Professor level to teach the following courses commencing August 1, 2001:

        Responsibilities will include teaching: GEOG211H (fall term) Methods for Physical Geography; GEOG251H (fall term) Methods in Human Geography and Environmental Studies; GEOG209H (winter term) Introduction to Geographical Information Systems; and one of GEOG 337H (winter term) Recreation Geography Issues or GEOG364H (winter term) Geography of the Polar Regions. The position also involves some supervision of Honours Theses.

      In general, the successful applicant will be able to demonstrate a willingness to develop challenging and innovative approaches to teaching, as well as an ability to work closely with colleagues and students. Candidates should be experienced in field research. A willingness to include field instruction in courses is regarded as important. Applicants should have a Ph.D. or be near completion and have undergraduate teaching experience.

      Trent University was founded in 1964 and has approximately 3,700 full-time students at present. The Peterborough area provides a diverse environment for geographical studies located within the Peterborough drumlin field, yet close to both Lake Ontario and the southern Canadian Shield. The city is increasingly within the orbit of Metropolitan Toronto yet retains its own identity in association with the local traditional rural society and landscape.

      The Geography Department consists of ten faculty and support staff. Both B.A. and B.Sc. ordinary and Honours degrees are offered, with Graduate work to the Master's level in interdisciplinary programmes. The Geography Department is housed in the Environmental Sciences Building.

      Trent University is an employment equity employer and especially invites applications from qualified women, aboriginal persons, visible minorities, and disabled persons. In accordance with Canadian immigration regulations, this advertisement is directed to Canadian citizens and permanent residents of Canada.

      Applicants should submit a full curriculum vitae and the names of three references by February 26, 2001 to: Professor Peter M. Lafleur, Chair, Department of Geography, Trent University, Box 4800, Peterborough, Ontario, Canada, K9J 7B8, (FAX: 705-748-1205, e-mail: geography@trentu.ca).

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Posted Janaury 31, 2001

    Nipissing University
      Geography
      Faculty of Arts and Science

      Nipissing University invites applications for a nine-month sabbatical leave replacement position in Geography beginning July 01, 2001.

      The successful applicant will hold a Ph.D. or nearly completed degree in Geography. Candidates should be qualified and prepared to teach the following courses:

        · GEOG 1016 - Introduction to Human Geography (repeated in Terms 1 & 2)
        · GEOG 4107 - Land Resources and their Evaluation (Term 1)
        · GEOG 4216 - World Population Growth (Term 2)

        · And one of the following regional courses:
        · GEOG 2405 - Geography of Canada (Full Year)
        · GEOG 3825 - Geography of Developing Countries ( Full Year)

      The position offers a competitive salary, commensurate with qualifications and experience, a generous relocation allowance, and an attractive working environment.

      In accordance with Canadian immigration requirements this advertisement is directed first to Canadian citizens and permanent residents.

      Applications should include a curriculum vitae and summaries of recent teaching evaluations. Candidates should also arrange for three letters of reference to be forwarded independently. Applications should be sent to:

      Dr. Robert W.E. Forrest
      Dean/Vice-President Academic, Arts & Science
      Nipissing University
      100 College Drive
      North Bay, Ontario, P1B 8L7
      Fax 705-474-3072

      Review of applications will begin on March 1, 2001, and continue until the position is filled.

      Nipissing University is located in a beautiful natural setting on a 720 acre campus on an escarpment overlooking Lake Nipissing in North Bay, Ontario. The City has a population of 60,000 and is located at the junction of Highways #17 and #11, three and one-half hours north of Toronto and west of Ottawa. For more information on the University and North Bay please visit our web site at http://www.unipissing.ca

      Nipissing is an equal opportunity employer.

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Posted Janaury 18, 2001

    University of Toronto
      Environment/Resource Studies and Aboriginal Studies
      Department of Geography and Program in Planning and the Aboriginal Studies Program

      The Department of Geography and Program in Planning and the Aboriginal Studies Program at the University of Toronto invite applications for a tenure-track position in environment/resource studies and Aboriginal studies at the assistant professor level to begin July 1, 2001. Candidates must have a Ph.D. with a focus on environmental issues and a strong background and research interest in Canadian Aboriginal issues and the environment. Interest in community-based research and in traditional environmental knowledge would be an asset.

      Candidates should have an established record of high quality scholarly research and publication and a demonstrated commitment to undergraduate and graduate teaching.

      Additional information on the Department and the Aboriginal Studies Program can be found at www.geog.utoronto.ca and www.utoronto.ca/abs/ and

      In accordance with Canadian immigration requirements, this advertisement is directed to Canadian citizens and permanent residents of Canada.

      The University of Toronto especially welcomes applications from visible minority group members, women, Aboriginal persons, persons with disabilities, and others who may add to the diversity of ideas.

      Candidates should send their curriculum vitae, statements of research interest and teaching specializations, not more than two pieces of scholarship and copies of teaching evaluations as well as arrange to have letters from three referees forwarded, before MARCH 15th, 2001 to:

      Professor Joseph R. Desloges, Chair
      Department of Geography & Program in Planning
      University of Toronto
      100 St. George Street, Room 5047
      5th Floor, Sidney Smith Hall
      Toronto, Ontario, Canada M5S 3G3

      Please note that no e-mail applications will be accepted.

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Posted Janaury 16, 2001

    University of Waterloo
      Development
      Faculty of Environmental Studies

      The Faculty of Environmental Studies at the University of Waterloo invites applications for a tenure-track position at the Assistant Professor level. Appointment is conditional on the successful applicant being approved as a Tier 2 Canada Research Chair. The Faculty is seeking candidates with a focus on development, broadly defined. While the Faculty is committed to development that is sustainable, we welcome applications from candidates with expertise in particular aspects of this, including initiatives with an urban, rural and resources focus, at a community and global scale and with emphasis on social, ecological and economic components. The individual may be especially interested in development within Canada or within any other country or region, but should also have at least some experience in international activities.

      This is chiefly a research chair. While the successful candidate will be expected to teach at the graduate and undergraduate levels, the appointment will be focused on research. Candidates should hold a PhD and have a well-developed research programme, along with a demonstrated ability to obtain external funding and to manage important research projects. The Faculty will favour candidates whose research interests are compatible with the interests of the Faculty and whose work promises opportunities for fruitful collaborations within and beyond the Faculty.

      Research and teaching in Environmental Studies at the University of Waterloo uses diverse knowledge and methods from different disciplines to enhance understanding of human relationships within the built and natural environments. Current research initiatives, basic and applied, are undertaken in ecosystems and communities within Canada and internationally.

      The Faculty of Environmental Studies comprises two professional schools - Architecture and Planning - and two academic departments - Geography and Environment and Resource Studies. In addition there is a Local Economic Development Master's programme and an Environment and Business programme at the undergraduate level.

      Candidates must submit a letter of application setting out main areas of research and teaching interest as well as a statement of research goals and favoured approach to teaching and learning. Applicants must include with the letter of application a current curriculum vitae and arrange for three letters of reference to be sent to The Chair, Canada Research Chair Selection Committee, Faculty of Environmental Studies, University of Waterloo, Waterloo, Ontario N2L 3G1 Canada. The closing date for submission is 15 April 2001. The appointment may begin as early as May 2002, but a later appointment date can be considered.

      The appointment is open to Canadians and non-Canadians and the Faculty encourages applications from all qualified individuals, including women, members of visible minorities, native persons, and individuals with disabilities.

      Additional information about the Faculty may be found at www.fes.uwaterloo.ca Additional information about the Canada Research Chairs programme maybe found at: http://www.research.uwaterloo.ca/main/funding_programs/funding_programs2.asp?fac=sci

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Posted Janaury 11, 2001

    Simon Fraser University
      Environmental Planning
      School of Resource and Environmental Management

      The School of Resource and Environmental Management at Simon Fraser University ( www.rem.sfu.ca) invites applications for a full-time, tenure-track appointment at the Assistant Professor level, beginning September 1, 2001. Candidates should have strong expertise in environmental planning and management (completed or almost completed Ph.D.), especially in institutional analysis. The school is interested in candidates who combine this expertise with a research interest in one or more of the following areas: impact assessment, First Nations land use planning, sustainable community planning, water policy. The successful candidate will direct graduate research and conduct a research program in a dynamic, multidisciplinary professional school. The candidate may teach graduate and undergraduate courses in topics such as: (1) environmental and social impact assessment, (2) First Nations land use planning, (3) water planning and policy, or (4) other aspects of resource and environmental management as required by the school. Relevant teaching experience and membership in the Canadian Institute of Planners (or a reasonable prospect of membership) are desirable.

      Simon Fraser University is committed to the principle of equity in employment and offers equal employment opportunities to qualified applicants. Canadians and permanent residents will be given preference, however, non-Canadians are encouraged to apply. All appointments are subject to budgetary authorization.

      Applicants should send a curriculum vitae, transcripts, samples of relevant reprints and immediately request three referees to send confidential letters of recommendation directly to: Director, School of Resource and Environmental Management, Simon Fraser University, Room 9677 Shrum Classroom Bldg., 8888 University Drive, Burnaby, B.C., V5A 1S6. TEL: (604) 291-3074; FAX: (604) 291-4968.

      The closing date is 15 March, 2001. It is important that all application materials, including references, be received by this date.

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Posted Janaury 3, 2001

    Simon Fraser University
      Spatial Information Systems
      Department of Geography

      The Department of Geography at Simon Fraser University has a tenure track position available in Spatial Information Systems, with specialization in Spatial Analysis, at the Assistant Professor level commencing on September 1, 2001. Applicants must have completed a Ph.D. by time of appointment and demonstrate clear promise of excellence in research as well as effectiveness in teaching at the undergraduate and graduate levels. Candidates must be qualified to instruct in spatial/quantitative courses, specifically spatial analysis in the Department's Spatial Information Systems Certificate program. Ability to teach Cartography, GIS and/or Remote Sensing would be an asset.

      An application, including statement of interest, curriculum vitae and the names of three referees, should be sent to Dr. A. M. Gill, Chair, Department of Geography, Simon Fraser University, 8888 University Drive, Burnaby, British Columbia, Canada V5A 1S6 by February 14, 2001, but further applications will be considered until the position is filled. In accordance with Canadian Immigration requirements, this advertisement is directed to Canadian citizens and permanent residents. Simon Fraser University is committed to the principle of equity in employment and offers equal opportunities to qualified applicants. The position is subject to budgetary approval.

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Posted Janaury 2, 2001

    University of Guelph
      Geographic Information Systems and Spatial Analysis
      Department of Geography

      The successful candidate must have a PhD in Geography or related discipline by the commencement of the appointment. Candidates should have a strong background in the application of GIS and spatial analysis to geographical problems. The Department currently plays a leadership role on campus in undergraduate GIS training and the appointee will be expected to enhance this and to develop new initiatives. Facilities include two well-equipped undergraduate teaching laboratories and a graduate computing laboratory. An advanced GIS and remote sensing lab currently is being developed in the Department to support faculty and graduate student research in environmental management. The appointee will be expected to develop a strong research program that complements existing research interests in the Department, and to advise graduate students. Teaching responsibilities will include undergraduate courses in GIS in one or more areas of application. Graduate teaching may also be required. The appointment will be made at the Assistant or junior Associate Professor level.

      Applications should include a curriculum vitae and names of three referees, and should be submitted not later than March 23, 2001 to Dr. R.G. Kuhn, Chair, Department of Geography, University of Guelph, Guelph, Ontario N1G 2W1. More information about the Department can be found at http://www.uoguelph.ca/geography.

      The University of Guelph is committed to an employment equity program that includes special measures to achieve diversity among its faculty and staff. We therefore particularly encourage applications from qualified aboriginal Canadians, persons with disabilities, members of visible minorities and women.

      Canadian citizens and permanent residents will be considered first for this position. The positions commences July 1, 2001 and is subject to budgetary approval.

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    University of Guelph
      Economic/Urban Geography
      Department of Geography

      The successful candidate must have a PhD in Geography or a related discipline by the commencement of the appointment. The appointee will be expected to contribute to undergraduate teaching and graduate supervision. A strong background in international development and for globalization will be an asset. The Department has excellent opportunities for collaboration in Asia and Latin America. Candidates should have a strong record of research accomplishments and possess excellent communication skills. The appointment will be made at the Assistant Professor level.

      Applications should include a curriculum vitae and names of three referees, and should be submitted not later than March 23, 2001 to Dr. R.G. Kuhn, Chair, Department of Geography, University of Guelph, Guelph, Ontario N1G 2W1. More information about the Department can be found at http://www.uoguelph.ca/geography.

      The University of Guelph is committed to an employment equity program that includes special measures to achieve diversity among its faculty and staff. We therefore particularly encourage applications from qualified aboriginal Canadians, persons with disabilities, members of visible minorities and women.

      Canadian citizens and permanent residents will be considered first for this position. The positions commences July 1, 2001 and is subject to budgetary approval.

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Posted December 22, 2000

    Wilfrid Laurier University -
      Social, Cultural and Gender Dynamics of Population Change; Resource Issues; and Environmental Degradation
      The Department of Geography and Environmental Studies

      The Department of Geography and Environmental Studies has an opening for a tenure-track appointment at the Assistant Professor level effective July 1, 2001, subject to budgetary approval. The department seeks a candidate with interests in some of the following: social, cultural and gender dynamics of population change; resource issues; and environmental degradation. We are interested in an appointee who can develop integrative perspectives and apply innovative methods and interpretations. In addition to teaching graduate and undergraduate courses in his/her area or region of specialization, the successful candidate will preferably be able to teach undergraduate courses in one or more of the following areas: population geography, resources management, Canada, or another region.

      Candidates should possess a PhD at the time of appointment and demonstrate a clear promise of excellence in research, effectiveness in teaching, and a willingness to direct graduate research. Applicants should send a curriculum vitae, a short statement of research and teaching interests, up to three selected reprints, and the names and e-mail addresses of three referees to: Dr. B. Sharpe, Chair, Department of Geography and Environmental Studies, Wilfrid Laurier University, Waterloo, Ontario, Canada N2L 3C5. The closing date for applications and supporting materials is March 1, 2001.

      Applicants can learn more about the Department and current faculty interests at http://www.wlu.ca/~wwwgeog/index.html. Canadian Citizens and Permanent Residents will be considered first for this position. Wilfrid Laurier University is committed to employment equity and welcomes applications from all qualified women and men, including persons in a visible minority, persons with disabilities, and aboriginal people.

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Posted December 21, 2000

    Trinty Western University
      Physical Geography
      Department of Geography

      Trinity Western University invites applications for a tenure-track position in the Department of Geography commencing August 15, 2001. Successful teaching experience and Ph.D. (or ABD) required. Must have teaching specialty in Physical Geography with the ability to expand a growing GIS program. Competency in resource management and the Pacific Rim region desirable.

      Trinity Western is a Christian liberal arts university and seeks candidates who would be committed to an supportative of the Christian basis and mission of the University.

      Send inquiries and C.V.'s, including the names of at least three referees to Dr. Bob Burkinshaw, Dean, Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences, Trinity Western University, 7600 Glover Road, Langley, BC V2Y 1Y1. E-mail: burkinsh@twu.ca; Tel: 604-888-7511; Fax: 604-513-2094

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Posted December 14, 2000

    University of Manitoba
      Physical Geography
      Department of Geography

      The Department of Geography at the University of Manitoba invites applications for a full-time tenure-track appointment at the rank of Assistant Professor in Physical Geography with a specialization in the synoptic scale analysis of climate phenomena. The appointment will begin on July 1, 2001 or soon thereafter subject to final budgetary approval. The successful candidate must have a PhD in geography or related discipline by the commencement of the appointment. Candidates should have a strong background in one or more of the following areas: meso- to macro-scale physical climatology, radiation climatology, and/or atmospheric modelling. The candidate should also have a strong background in one or more of the following techniques: numerical process modelling, Geographical Information Systems, or remote sensing. Candidates are expected to have demonstrated excellence in research and a strong commitment to teaching. Duties will include undergraduate and graduate teaching in core components of the departmental program, graduate supervision, research, and service-related activities.

      The successful candidate will participate in the Centre for Earth Observation Science (CEOS), a teaching and research facility located within the Department of Geography ( http://www.umanitoba.ca/ceos). CEOS fosters co-operative multidisciplinary investigations into aspects of climate change and earth system science. It has a state-of-the-art network computer facility with modern industry standard software.

      The starting salary will reflect the qualifications and experience of the chosen candidate. The University of Manitoba encourages applications from qualified women and men, including members of visible minorities, Aboriginal peoples, and persons with disabilities. In accordance with Canadian Immigration requirements, this advertisement is directed to Canadian citizens and permanent residents.

      Applicants should send, by mail, a letter of application, curriculum vitae, and an example of published research, and should arrange for three letters of reference to be sent to Laurel Strain, PhD, Chair, Search Committee, Department of Geography, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, MB, Canada R3T 2N2. Further information concerning the Department and the University may be obtained from http://www.umanitoba.ca/geography. Phone: (204) 474-9256; Fax: (204) 474-7699.

      Deadline for applications: February 28, 2001.

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    University of Manitoba
      Canadian Regional Geography and Human Geography
      Department of Geography

      The Department of Geography at the University of Manitoba invites applications for a full-time tenure-track appointment at Assistant Professor rank in Canadian Regional Geography and Human Geography. The appointment will begin on July 1, 2001 or soon thereafter, subject to final budgetary approval. The successful candidate must have a Ph.D. in Geography or related discipline by the commencement of the appointment. Candidates should have a strong background in the regional geography of Canada, including the Prairie region, and expertise in one or more of the following fields of contemporary human geography-cultural geography, economic geography, historical geography, political geography, population geography, social geography. The successful candidate will be expected to teach undergraduate and graduate courses in Canadian regional geography and topics in human geography based on his/her area of expertise. Ability to teach United States regional geography would also be desirable. Applicants are expected to have demonstrated excellence in research and success in teaching. Duties will also include service-related activities. The starting salary will reflect the qualifications and experience of the successful candidate.

      The University of Manitoba encourages applications from qualified women and men, including members of visible minorities, Aboriginal peoples, and persons with disabilities. In accordance with Canadian Immigration requirements, this advertisement is directed to Canadian citizens and permanent residents.

      Applications, curriculum vitae, a sample of published research, statements of research interests and teaching philosophy, and three letters of reference should be sent by mail to William Norton, Acting Head, Department of Geography, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, MB, Canada R3T 2N2. Phone: (204) 474-9081; Fax: (204) 474-7699. Email address for inquiries only (not applications): norton@ms.umanitoba.ca. Further information concerning the Department and the University may be obtained from http://www.umanitoba.ca/geography.

      Deadline for applications: February 28, 2001.

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Posted December 7, 2000

    University of Saskatchewan
      Head
      Native Studies Department

      Applications are invited for a tenured position as Head of Native Studies Department at the University of Saskatchewan as of July 2001. Salary is negotiable. Candidates should have a distinguished record of scholarship, a Ph.D. (or the equivalent), experience in graduate student supervision as well as demonstrated administrative ability and experience. Aboriginal scholars are encouraged to apply.

      The Department has four tenure-tracked professors and a number of term and sessional positions. The Department has received an additional two tenure-track positions for 2001/2002. The new Head will lead the Department in recruiting suitable candidate to fill these positions.

      Applicants are to send a curriculum vitae and ask three referees to write directly to Robert Bone, Acting Head, Native Studies Department, College of Arts and Science, University of Saskatchewan, 106 Wiggins Road, 123 McLean Hall, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, S7N 5E6 by February 15, 2001. However, applications will be accepted until the position is filled. Candidates are invited to visit www.usask.ca/native_studies for additional information about this appointment, about the Department, and about the University including its various programs for Aboriginal students.

      The University of Saskatchewan is committed to the principles of Employment Equity. While applications from all qualified candidates are welcome, women and people with disabilities are encouraged to apply and are invited to identify themselves as members of these designated groups on their applications. Although preference will be given to Aboriginal applicants who are permanent residents of Canada or Canadian citizens, applications are invited from qualified individuals regardless of their immigration status.

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Posted November 30, 2000

    University of Ottawa
      GIS
      Department of Geography

      Applications are invited for a tenure-track position at the Assistant-professor level in GIS, beginning July 1, 2001. Applicants must have a Ph.D. in Geography or a related discipline and be able to teach GIS courses at the undergraduate and graduate levels. Although teaching will be in English, bilingualism is an asset. In addition, applicants should be able to contribute to one or more of the areas of specialization of the Department: Environmental Change, Space, Place and Society, and Physical Geography of Cold Regions. Candidates must have an excellent research record, or demonstrated potential, and will be expected to develop a vigorous research program, including the supervision of graduate students. GIS facilities in the Department of Geography include newly equipped undergraduate teaching and graduate research computer laboratories.

      Salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience, and consistent with the collective agreement. Applications, including a curriculum vitae, a statement of research interests, selected publications, and three letters of reference should be sent to arrive before January 15, 2001 to:

      Dr Daniel Lagarec, Chair, Department of Geography, University of Ottawa, 60 University, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada K1N 6N5; phone: (613) 562-5704; fax: (613) 562-5145; e-mail: dlagarec@uottawa.ca

      Equity is a University policy. The University strongly encourages applications from women.

      In accordance with Canadian immigration requirements, this advertisement is directed to Canadian citizens and permanent residents.

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Posted November 28, 2000

    Carleton University
      Human Geography and Geomatics
      Department of Geography and Environmental Studies

      The Department of Geography and Environmental Studies is seeking applications for a full-time tenure-track appointment, at the Assistant Professor rank, beginning July 1, 2001 from candidates with a Ph.D. in Human Geography and expertise in Geomatics. The successful candidate will strengthen and develop geomatics applications to policy issues in one of the following fields: globalization, societal change, human dimensions of environmental change, international development. Preference will be given to candidates who can demonstrate their potential to secure external research funding. The successful candidate will teach and supervise students in their appropriate areas of interest and expertise, at both the graduate and undergraduate levels. Applicants should consult the Department's web site ( http://www.carleton.ca/geography ) for details of current research activities and course offerings.

      In accordance with Canadian Immigration requirements, this advertisement is directed to Canadian citizens and permanent residents. Carleton University is committed to equality of employment for women, aboriginal peoples, visible minorities and persons with disabilities. Persons from these groups are encouraged to apply.

      The position is subject to budgetary approval. Applications, including a curriculum vitae and letters from three referees, are to arrive by January 31st, 2001 addressed to:

      Dr. J. Kenneth Torrance, Chair
      Department of Geography and Environmental Studies
      Carleton University
      1125 Colonel By Drive
      Ottawa, Ontario
      CANADA
      K1S 5B6

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