TENURE TRACK FACULTY POSITION: ASSISTANT PROFESSOR

Department of Microbiology and Infectious Diseases
Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences
Université de Sherbrooke

The Department of Microbiology and Infectious Diseases, within the Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences at l’Université de Sherbrooke (http://www.usherbrooke.ca/dep-microbiologie/ ) is currently recruiting for a tenure-track Faculty position. We seek outstanding candidates whose expertise will complement and build upon the expertise and research themes of our Department. The Department is composed of 9 professors working in the basic biomedical sciences and 8 clinical professors.

We are particularly interested in candidates with research programs in the areas of microbiome, antibiotic resistance and/or bacterial pathogenesis. The committee will consider outstanding applicants with other expertise complementary to the strengths currently present in our Department.

Successful candidates will hold a PhD and/or MD degree as well as at least two years of postdoctoral training. They will be expected to maintain a competitive externally funded research program and to obtain salary support (scholarship) from national or provincial sources. Candidates will be expected to participate in undergraduate and graduate teaching. Candidates must therefore have a working knowledge of French, or a commitment to learn French within two years of their recruitment.

The Université de Sherbooke is a francophone institution recognized for innovation and training. The University has more than 40 000 students from 97 countries and employs over 6 000 people. The city of Sherbrooke is renowned for its excellent school system, quality of family life and outstanding access to outdoor activities.

Screening of applications will begin April 15, 2016. To apply, please send a curriculum vitae, plan of research interests (max 2 pages), and three letters of references (directly from the referee) to: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. (Head of Recruitment Committee) or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. (Department Head).

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