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Canada Research Chair Tier 1 NSERC aligned: Mechanisms of Concussion, Faculty of Kinesiology

Category
Associate or Full Professor
Posted
09 Apr 2018
Modified
09 Apr 2018
City
Calgary
Country
Canada
Organisation
Faculty of Kinesiology at the University of Calgary

The Faculty of Kinesiology at the University of Calgary invites applications for a tenured Professor appointment as a Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council (NSERC) Tier 1 Canada Research Chair (CRC) in Mechanisms of Concussion. Further information about the Canada Research Chairs Program can be found on the Government of Canada’s CRC website, including eligibility criteria. The appointment date for the successful candidate is anticipated to be between January and July 2019.


This is a tenured full professor faculty position in the Faculty of Kinesiology, University of Calgary. The CRC Tier 1 will be appointed in accordance with University policies, based on a recommendation from the Dean, Faculty of Kinesiology. The CRC Tier 1 funding is for a seven-year, renewable term. Chair candidates will be required to have academic qualifications commensurate with an appointment at the rank of Professor and an internationally distinguished research and teaching record. Candidates must have the necessary credentials to deliver on the mission of the Chair to lead a novel research program at the intersection of leading-edge science in biomechanics and brain pathophysiology in alignment with the priorities of the Faculty of Kinesiology, Integrated Concussion Research Program, and University of Calgary including Eyes High Strategy.


For further information, including application details, please visit the following link: http://careers.ucalgary.ca/jobs/2521823-canada-research-chair-tier-i-mechanisms-of-concussion-faculty-of-kinesiology