Canada Excellence Research Chair in Smart, Sustainable and Resilient Communities and Cities Concordia University Canada

Concordia University is ambitious, innovative and research-engaged—cultivating next-generation talent that is focused on transformative learning, convergent thinking and public impact. Located in the heart of cosmopolitan Montreal, we are recognized as Canada’s top university under the age o f50 and one of the most international universities in the world.

 

Canada Excellence Research Chair in Smart, Sustainable and Resilient Communities and Cities

 

Theuseoftechnologyandothermeanstomeettheeconomic,socialandenvironmentaldemandsofpresentandfuturegenerationsisoneofthegreatchallengesofthe21stcentury.In response, weinvitecandidatesto apply foraCanadaExcellenceResearchChair (CERC) inSmart,SustainableandResilientCommunitiesandCities.

 

TheidealcandidateisanexceptionalscholarwhowillenhanceConcordia’sstrengthsandemphasizecrosscuttinginterdisciplinaryresearchin:

  • CleanEnergySystemsfortheBuiltEnvironment
  • IntegratedBuiltEnvironmentDesign
  • SmartTechnologiesandOptimizedCommunityOperation
  • CollaborativeCommunity,KnowledgeMobilizationandPolicyImplications

 

ThesuccessfulcandidatewillbeofferedaconditionalpositionattherankofAssociateProfessor orProfessor,andwillberequiredtoworkwiththeuniversitytopreparetheformalCERCnominationaccordingtotheCERCprogramguidelines.TheuniversitywillsubmitthenominationtotheCERCprogramattheearliestopportunity.

 

ApplicantsmusthaveaPhDinafieldrelevanttotheresearchareaandanestablishedandinternationallyrenownedresearchprofilewithevidenceofpeer-recognizedachievement,andthedemonstratedabilitytoattractandmentorexcellentgraduatestudentsandpostdocs.Allqualifiedcandidatesareencouragedtoapplyforthisposition;however,theCERCprogramaimsatattractingresearchersfromoutsideCanada.Concordiaisstronglycommittedtoemploymentequitywithinitscommunityandtorecruitingadiversefacultyandstaff.Theuniversityencouragesapplicationsfromallcandidates,includingwomen,membersofvisibleminorities,Indigenouspersons,membersofsexualminorities,personswithdisabilitiesandotherswhomaycontributetodiversification.

 

ConcordiaispartneringwiththesearchfirmPerrettLaveronthiscall.Forfurtherdetailsonthe appointment and howtoapply,visit https://candidates.perrettlaver.com/vacancies/andsearch for reference3432.Applicationsshouldbesubmittedassoonaspossible:reviewofapplicationswill begin March 15, 2018 , and continue until the position is filled.

 

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