Tenure-track Faculty position, coupled system modeling - Montreal, Canada

The Department of Earth and Atmospheric Sciences of the Université du Québec à Montréal (UQAM) is seeking applicants for a tenure-track Faculty position in coupled system modeling in atmospheric sciences for research and teaching at the graduate and undergraduate levels

Logistics

The target hiring date is 1 June 2019, subject to final budgetary approval.

Please note that excellent candidates are encouraged to apply even if they do not know French. They will have the opportunity to learn it as the university will provide free one-on-one French classes.

Description

A candidate is sought with expertise in coupled system modeling, including but not limited to climate dynamics, ocean-atmosphere interaction modeling, hydrometeorology, atmospheric chemistry, atmosphere-land surface interactions, planetary boundary layer, as well as resulting diagnostic studies.

The Earth and Atmospheric Sciences Department offers programs in atmospheric sciences at both the undergraduate and graduate levels (BSc, MSc and PhD). The department houses the Centre ESCER which is internationally renowned for its contributions to the fields of regional climate modeling, data assimilation, remote sensing, radiation, cloud and precipitation physics, the impact of aerosols on climate, land-atmosphere interactions and feedbacks, and hydro-meteorological extremes.

Requirements

- PhD in Atmospheric Sciences or a related discipline at the time of the appointment
- Interest in teaching and supervision of student projects at the undergraduate and graduate levels
- To be able to develop an ambitious research program in the targeted field
- Excellent research track record with publications in peer-reviewed journals
- Strong communication skills (oral and written) in both French and English

Applications

Applicants must submit their application by e-mail to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. with copy to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. and beauchemin.france@uqam. The application must include a cover letter, a statement of research interests (maximum 2 pages), a statement of teaching philosophy (1 page), a complete CV, and the names and contact information of three references.

Please include all documents in a single PDF file, which must be submitted before 7 January 2019, 17:00 Eastern Time.

Further information

Questions can be sent to Francesco S.R. Pausata (PhD), Professor, Department of Earth and Atmospheric Sciences University of Quebec in Montreal: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.