Social sciences - Criminology - Two Tenure-Track positions
The Faculty of Social Sciences comprises nine departments, schools and institutes, which offer undergraduate, Master’s and doctoral programs in both English and French. With its 10,000 students, 260 full-time professors, and wide array of programs and research centres, the Faculty of Social Sciences plays a key role at the heart of the University of Ottawa. Its graduate students are supervised by excellent researchers and undertake cutting-edge research in the Faculty’s Master’s and Ph.D. programs.
The Department of Criminology at the University of Ottawa brings together researchers from a variety of disciplines including criminology, sociology, law, political studies, anthropology, psychology and history. Research in our Department examines issues as diverse as the production and application of norms, public policy, social justice and the experiences of marginalized populations. We are known for our commitment to interdisciplinary research and our engagement with national and international issues.
The Department of Criminology is accepting applications for two (2) tenure-track (open-rank) positions.
The area of specialization is open.
- Conducting research and publishing activities;
- Teaching at the undergraduate and graduate levels, in French;
- Supervising Master’s and Ph.D. candidates;
- Participating in the University’s academic and administrative activities;
- Other activities as specified in the collective agreement.
- Hold a Ph.D. in a relevant field (doctorate must be completed at the time of appointment);
- Demonstrate excellence or the potential for excellence in teaching and research;
- Strength of publication and research track record in the field.
The University of Ottawa is a bilingual institution and all professors in the Faculty of Social Sciences must be actively bilingual to obtain tenure. The University of Ottawa offers second-language training to staff members and their spouses.
HIRING CONDITIONS AND SALARY
These are set by the current collective agreement. Tenure-track positions are subject to budgetary approval.
July 1st, 2015
Consideration of applications will begin on January 15, 2015 and will continue until the positions are successfully filled.
Applicants must submit their curriculum vitae and a letter indicating their teaching and research experience and interests. They must also indicate their French and English language abilities and submit copies of their main publications. Applicants must also request that three referees send letters of recommendation under separate cover.
All information and letters are to be sent directly to:
Director, Department of Criminology
Faculty of Social Sciences, University of Ottawa
120 University St., Ottawa, Ontario K1N 6N5
Fax: (613) 562-5304
According to government policy, all qualified candidates are invited to apply; however, preference will be given to Canadian citizens and permanent residents. The University of Ottawa is an equal opportunity employer. We strongly encourage applications from women, Aboriginal peoples, persons with disabilities and members of visible minorities. If you are invited to continue the selection process, please notify us of any particular adaptive measures you might require by contacting the Office of the Associate Vice-President, Faculty Affairs at 613-562-5958. Any information you send us will be handled respectfully and in complete confidence.
The University of Ottawa is proud of its 160-year tradition of bilingualism. Through its Official Languages and Bilingualism Institute, the University provides training to staff members and to their spouses in their second official language. At the time of tenure, professors are expected to have the ability to function in a bilingual setting.