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L’Institut des sciences de la mer de Rimouski (ISMER) de l’Université du Québec à Rimouski (UQAR), l'un des plus importants instituts de recherche universitaire en sciences de la mer au Canada, désire engager une professeure ou un professeur régulier en océanographie biologique avec spécialisation en écologie du plancton. 

The Institut des sciences de la mer de Rimouski (ISMER) of the Université du Québec à Rimouski (UQAR), one of Canada's leading academic marine science research institutes, is seeking a new regular professor of biological oceanography with a specialization in plankton ecology.

The selected candidate must be specialized in ecology of the microbial loop, phytoplankton ecology, zooplankton ecology, or trophic ecology. The areas of expertise sought are microbiology, lower food webs, particulate matter flow, carbon export, and environment and climate change. The selected candidate is expected to develop a unique and original expertise of research, and collaborate with researchers at ISMER and from other departments within UQAR. The selected candidate will participate in the MSc, PhD and DESS (Specialized Graduate Diploma) programs in Oceanography through the supervision of graduate students and teaching. The working language is French.

At the time of hiring, the chosen person must have a doctorate in a relevant discipline (oceanography, marine biology, marine ecology, microbiology, or related discipline), at least one year of postdoctoral experience and a solid research record.