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Posted 17Dec2020
Opportunity at the University of Winnipeg

The Department of Chemistry at The University of Winnipeg invites outstanding candidates to apply for a tenure-track appointment at the rank of Assistant Professor with specialization in Bioanalytical Chemistry. Candidates must hold a Ph.D. in analytical chemistry or related field and have relevant postdoctoral experience. Applicants from all fields of bioanalytical chemistry, including separation science, forensic chemistry, metabolomics/proteomics, or micro/nanofluidics are encouraged to apply.  

Candidates must have a strong commitment to excellence in research and teaching. The successful candidate will be expected to establish and maintain an active externally-funded research program, as well as teachundergraduate courses, including analytical chemistry. Supervision of undergraduate and graduate student research projects is expected. The successful candidate will also be expected to participate actively in departmental and university service activities. 

The selection committee will begin reviewing applications on February 1, 2021 and will continue until the position is filled; full consideration is assured for applications received by January 29, 2021. Subject to budgetary approval, this position will commence July 1, 2021. Salary levels will be commensurate with qualifications and experience.  

Applicants are requested to submit a complete application, including (all documents in PDF): 

  • a cover letter
  • a current curriculum vitae
  • a Tri-Agency Grant style research proposal (maximum five pages)
  • a teaching statement and evidence of teaching effectiveness, including teaching evaluations, if available (one to two pages)
  • copies of at most three relevant publications

Applicants must submit all of the above materials throughThe University of Winnipeg’s online recruitment system.  

Candidates should also arrange to have three letters of reference e-mailed directly to: 
Dr. Athar Ata, Chair
Department of Chemistry
Enquiries should be directed to Dr. Athar Ata, Chair,
Additional information on the Department of Chemistry is available at  

The University of Winnipeg is committed to equity, diversity and inclusion and recognizes that a diverse staff/faculty benefits and enriches the work, learning and research environments, and is essential to academic and institutional excellence. We welcome applications from all qualified individuals and encourage women, members of racialized communities, Indigenous persons, persons with disabilities, and persons of any sexual orientation or gender identity to confidentially self-identify at time of application. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadian citizens and permanent residents will be given priority.  

Additional information on the University of Winnipeg is available at

Posted 11December 2020
Opportunity at the University of Ottawa, NMR Facility
NMR Facility Technician
Job posting closes December 20

Posted December 2020
Opportunity in the Department of Chemistry at the University of Guelph:
University of Guelph is looking for someone with a Ph.D. in Chemistry (or similar) and experience as a small molecule crystallographer (PXRD & Single Crystal XRD), as well as a desire to lecture at the undergraduate level. 

Posted December 2020
Opportunity in the Department of Health Sciences at Carleton University:
The Bachelors of Health Sciences undergraduate program, and the graduate (Ph.D. and MSc.) and M.Sc. Health: Science, Technology and Policy graduate programs housed within the Department of Health Sciences ( illustrate the opportunities available in this area of growth and strategic importance at Carleton. All are broadly trans-disciplinary programs that leverage expertise from multiple disciplines to engage students and external partners to translate research findings into real world solutions and provide training relevant to the rapidly changing health sector. The Department is building core strengths in three clusters of excellence: 1) Environment and Global Health, 2) Lifecourse Approach to Health and 3) Big Data.

The Department of Health Sciences is currently accepting applications from qualified candidates for tenure-track appointment for Assistant Professor in the broad area of Molecular and Systems Biology of Disease. The closing date is December 31, 2020. Please see the job posting for this position.  

Any prospective candidates may email their application to the attention of Chair, Search Committee for the Assistant Professor Position, Department of Health Sciences, Carleton University at



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