Tier1 Canada Research Chairs Professor in Engineering

University of Sherbrooke

Canada

USherbrooke.ca/emplois
TIER 1 CANADA RESEARCH CHAIRS
PROFESSOR IN ENGINEERING
Faculty of Engineering
Sherbrooke Main Campus
Offer 03430

In response to the call for proposals under the Canada Research
Chairs (CRC) Program, the Faculty of Engineering of the Université
de Sherbrooke is seeking candidates to fill a faculty position for
Tier 1 Canada Research Chairs. This is a regular, full-time position.
These Chairs relate to one of the key themes identified by the
Faculty of Engineering and the Université de Sherbrooke,
specifically:
 Materials (Research ecosystem for cutting-edge materials
 Energy (Development and management of new energy
sources)
 Health (Bioengineering and new technologies related to health)
 Transportation (Equipment, intelligence and infrastructure for
human mobility)
 Sustainable development (Development and environmentally
responsible management)
 Safety, standardization, and adaptation
The Chairholder's home department shall be determined based on
their expertise and direction of their research program.

UNIVERSITY'S COMMITMENT TO DIVERSITY, EQUITY AND
INCLUSION

The University is committed to making a priority of these values as
strategic factors of excellence. This commitment is stated in the
University's Plan d'action d'équité pour les programmes
interorganismes (2017–2022).
The University invites all qualified individuals to apply, in particular,
women, members of visible and ethnic minorities, Aboriginal
peoples, and persons with disabilities under the Programme d'accès
à l'égalité en emploi (PAEE). The selection tools can be adapted,
with an assurance of complete confidentiality, to the needs of
persons with disabilities who so request. The University also
encourages individuals of all sexual orientations and gender
identities to apply. Canadians and permanent residents will be given
priority.
Applications identified for CRCs must meet diversity and equity
objectives.

PROFILE DESIRED

The candidates sought are exceptional, world-class researchers
recognized by their peers for their achievements in their field. The
candidates must propose a promising, innovative research program
of the highest quality, while demonstrating interest and competency
in teaching.

PRINCIPAL CHALLENGES AND DUTIES

 Teach at all three levels.
 Supervise graduate and doctoral students.
 Develop fundamental and applied research activities.
 Take part in university life.
 Contribute to community service.



QUALIFICATIONS

 Hold a doctorate in a relevant discipline.
 Comply with the requirements of the Canada Research
Chairs Program – Tier 1.
 Have a marked interest in university pedagogy and teaching
as well as for research, development, and innovation.
 Demonstrate good ability to supervise graduate students.
 Have a publication record in peer-reviewed journals of
international standing, testifying to an excellent research
record.
 Demonstrate skills in establishing and maintaining good
interpersonal relations, a sense of collaboration, and
teamwork skills.
 Demonstrate qualities of leadership and initiative as well as
outstanding skills in communicating and interacting
effectively and harmoniously with various internal and
external partners.
 The successful candidate must be able to teach in French or
be able to do so in short order.
 Be a member of the OIQ (Ordre des ingénieurs du Québec)
or have the required qualifications to become a member as
soon as possible.
 Experience in interdisciplinary, multidisciplinary, or
transdisciplinary research as well as in knowledge transfer
will be considered an asset.
The working conditions are governed by the collective agreement
in effect. Regular, full-time position. Anticipated start date: To be
determined.
The term of the Tier 1 Chair is seven years and is renewable
once after examination of the incumbent's record.
CANDIDATE APPLICATIONS
Check our website for the full description of all our job
opportunities, then submit your application online. For this
opportunity, see offer 03430.
The deadline for submitting applications is 5 p.m. on February 11,
2019.

We encourage you to submit your application electronically by
clicking on "POSTULER."

Please attach:
1) Your curriculum vitae;
2) A motivational letter;
3) The research-program proposal (maximum of five pages)
should, in particular, broach the main axes in relationship to
your past targeted objectives, brief program of activities,
integration of Faculty of Engineering priority themes, training
of highly qualified personnel who will be called on to take
part, funding options, and networking;
4) Reprints of your most relevant recent contributions.

In addition, please have three letters of recommendation sent
directly by the signatories to the following:

The Dean
Faculty of Engineering
Université de Sherbrooke
Job posting 03430
2500, boulevard de l'Université
Sherbrooke (Québec) J1K 2R1
E-mail: doyen.genie@USherbrooke.ca
Applicants should be available between February 12 and
April 15, 2019, for a possible interview.


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