VACANCY: Assistant Professor Tenure-Track at UNB

Applications are invited for a tenure-track position in the Department of Geodesy and Geomatics Engineering, University of New Brunswick, Fredericton campus, commencing 1 January 2019 or earlier if possible, at the Assistant Professor level.

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Applicants will have an earned PhD degree in Geodesy and/or Geomatics or any related discipline. Industry experience is an advantage but not essential. The applicant must be eligible for registration as a Professional Engineer in the Province of New Brunswick. The successful applicant will demonstrate achievement or potential in terms of research and teaching in the broad field of geographic information systems/geographic information science.

The successful candidate will be expected to act individually and as part of a team in providing teaching and research leadership to UNB, to the profession and to the international community. The successful candidate will deliver undergraduate and graduate level courses within the Department.

The Department of Geodesy and Geomatics Engineering comprises 7 faculty members, approximately 140 undergraduate students, and approximately 45 graduate students from over 20 countries. State-of-the-art Geomatics data collection, computing and communication hardware and software facilities are available both within the Department and across campus through collaborative research initiatives. The University of New Brunswick is a co-educational institution with over 9,500 students on two campuses. With a population of just over 60,000, the City of Fredericton offers faculty members and their families a unique combination of lifestyle, facilities, and cultural energy. Further information on both the Department and the City may be found at and respectively.

The University of New Brunswick is committed to employment equity and fostering diversity within our community and developing an inclusive workplace that reflects the richness of the broader community that we serve. The University welcomes and encourages applications from all qualified individuals who will help us achieve our goals, including women, visible minorities, Aboriginal persons, persons with disabilities, persons of any sexual orientation, gender identity or gender expression. Preference will be given to Canadian citizens and permanent residents of Canada. This position is subject to final budgetary approval.

Applications should be submitted by 30 September 2018, and must include:

  • a teaching philosophy statement,
  • a preliminary research plan, and
  • a detailed curriculum vitae comprising list of courses previously taught, complete list of publications, and names and full contact details of three referees.

Applications should be submitted to:

Department of Geodesy and Geomatics Engineering
University of New Brunswick
P. O. Box 4400
Fredericton, NB, E3B 5A3, Canada


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