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Tenure-track positions

The Faculty of Medicine, University of Ottawa, invites applications for tenure-track faculty positions in the Department of Biochemistry, Microbiology and Immunology. Our research intensive department, composed of over 100 faculty members, is a young and vibrant environment committed to basic and translational biomedical research. Our department has two graduate programs and participates in the Biochemistry undergraduate program

Candidates having expertise in the following areas are being sought:

• Infectious Diseases (Bacteriology and Virology)
• Structure Biology
• Cell Biology and Signaling
• Systems Biology/Bioinformatics
• Chemical Biology
• Metabolism

Applications for positions at assistant, associate or full professorship will be considered. Applicants must have an outstanding track record for research, and a PhD and/or MD or equivalent in a relevant field. Candidates who bridge with neurosciences, cardiovascular diseases and/or vascular biology will be given priority. Exceptional candidates may be considered for a Canada Research Chairs. The University of Ottawa is a bilingual institution (French and English); candidates will be required to demonstrate passive knowledge of their second language for tenure.

A brief statement indicating research interests should be submitted together with a current CV and the names and addresses of four references. All application materials should be addressed to:

Chair, BMI Selection Committee
Faculty of Medicine, University of Ottawa
451 Smyth Road (room 2033)
Ottawa, Ontario K1H 8M5


Please note: the competition will remain open until all positions are filled.

The University of Ottawa is an equal opportunity employer. We strongly encourage applications from women, Aboriginal peoples, persons with disabilities and members of visible minorities. According to government policy, all qualified candidates are invited to apply; however, preference will be given to Canadian citizens and permanent residents.

The University of Ottawa is proud of its 160-year tradition of bilingualism. Through its Official Languages and Bilingualism Institute, the University provides training to staff members and to their spouses in their second official language. At the time of tenure, professors are expected to have the ability to function in a bilingual setting.

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Last updated: 2013.09.08