[ES_JOBS_NET] U Toronto, Earth Sciences, Tenure-stream Assistant Professorship in Petrology - closing date 15 Dec 2016

Sarah Finkelstein finkelstein at es.utoronto.ca
Tue Oct 25 13:49:34 MDT 2016

Dear ESWN Jobs readers,

We are searching for a new faculty member in the area of petrology. 
Please see our job ad below.

Assistant Professor in Petrology

The Department of Earth Sciences, University of Toronto, is seeking an 
outstanding individual for a tenure-stream appointment on St. George 
campus at the rank of Assistant Professor. The appointment is in the 
fields of metamorphic and igneous petrology and high-temperature 
geochemistry applied to Earth materials, and will commence July 1, 2017.

Successful candidates will have a Ph.D. in Earth Sciences by the time of 
the appointment, or shortly thereafter, and possess excellence in 
research, as demonstrated by peer-reviewed publications in high-ranking 
and field-relevant academic journals, presentations at significant 
conferences, and strong endorsements by referees of high international 
standing. Evidence of excellence in teaching is demonstrated through 
teaching accomplishments, teaching statement and letters of reference 
submitted with the application.

Salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience.

The University of Toronto has an outstanding international reputation 
for research in the Earth Sciences. We seek candidates in any dynamic 
and evolving sub discipline of the fields noted above and who employ 
state-of-the-art methodologies. The successful candidate's research 
program will further develop the Department's strengths in understanding 
Earth materials through novel empirical, experimental and/or theoretical 
approaches: he or she will be expected to establish an 
internationally-recognized, externally-funded research program. The 
Department houses a collection of modern analytical facilities which the 
successful candidate would have an opportunity to take advantage of and 
further develop.

All qualified applicants are invited to apply by clicking the link 
below. Applications must include a cover letter, curriculum vitae 
including a complete list of publications, electronic copies of three 
most significant contributions, a brief outline of proposed research, 
and a statement of teaching philosophy and interests. Please combine 
attachments into one clearly labelled file in PDF format; please include 
applicant surname in the file name. Applicants should also arrange for 
three referees to provide confidential letters on letterhead and signed, 
to be sent directly by the referee to the Department via email to 
geol_sec at es.utoronto.ca by the closing date. The deadline for receipt of 
completed applications (including letters of recommendation) is December 
15, 2016. Submission guidelines can be found at 

Inquiries should be directed to the office of the Chair of the 
Department of Earth Sciences (geol_sec at es.utoronto.ca). We encourage 
applicants to review research and teaching activities in the department 
before applying.

For more information about the Department of Earth Sciences, please 
visit http://www.es.utoronto.ca/

The University of Toronto is strongly committed to diversity within its 
community and especially welcomes applications from racialized persons / 
persons of colour, women, Indigenous/Aboriginal People of North America, 
persons with disabilities, LGBTQ persons, and others who may contribute 
to the further diversification of ideas.

As part of your application, you will be asked to complete a brief 
Diversity Survey. This survey is voluntary. Any information directly 
related to you is confidential and cannot be accessed by search 
committees or human resources staff. Results will be aggregated for 
institutional planning purposes. For more information, please see 

All qualified candidates are strongly encouraged to apply; however, 
Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority.

Best regards


Sarah A. Finkelstein
Associate Professor
Department of Earth Sciences
Academic Associate Director
School of the Environment

University of Toronto
22 Russell Street
Toronto, ON M6J 2C8 CANADA

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