The Department of Oceanography at Dalhousie University is looking to fill
two faculty positions (both are Canada Research Chairs; see www.chairs.gc.ca).
Dalhousie is also looking for a Science Director for its new Ocean Frontier
Institute (this will be a tenured faculty appointment at the rank of full
professor; it could be in the Oceanography Department or another department
Of the two CRC positions, one is in Biological Oceanography (a Tier 1 CRC
aimed at an internationally recognized leader in this field). The other CRC
position is in Physical Oceanography (a Tier 2 CRC aiming at an excellent
emerging researcher). The full advertisements for these two positions are
The advertisement for the Science Director is available here:
Please share with potential candidates and please don’t be deterred by the
stated preference for Canadian applicants. We have hired many non-Canadian
faculty members over the years (I was not Canadian when I was hired).