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Department of Earth & Atmospheric Sciences

Tenured or Tenure-Track Position in Structural Geology or Organic Geochemistry

We are seeking an individual with expertise in the structural geology of sedimentary basins or with expertise in organic geochemistry applied to problems in petroleum systems. An applicant in the area of structural geology will preferably have experience in the interpretation of seismic data. The successful candidate will be actively involved in teaching in the Integrated Petroleum Geosciences (IPG) program, a rigorous one-year course-based M.Sc. program offered jointly by the Department of Earth and Atmospheric Sciences (EAS) and the Department of Physics that prepares students to work in the modern petroleum industry. He or she will play a significant role in supervising IPG capstone projects and would be expected to develop his/her own research program with supervisor of graduate students being an integral part.
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Assistant/Associate Professor

The successful candidates will be expected to contribute to the teaching and research agenda of the Planning program (planning.eas.ualberta.ca). The Planning program operates in conjunction with existing programs in EAS, most notably Human Geography and Environmental Earth Sciences. It is also linked with the Applied Land Use Planning Program and City-Region Studies Centre in the Faculty of Extension and the Alberta Land Institute. The successful candidates will be expected to teach a variety of core and optional urban and regional planning courses at the undergraduate and graduate level. A new graduate program is anticipated to be launched in Fall 2016 and will focus on planning for resilience with an emphasis on regional economics, climate change, winter communities, indigenous communities and communities influenced by resource industries and economies.
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