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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 spécialité en écologie du phytoplancton. 

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

The selected candidate must be specialized in phytoplankton ecology. The areas of expertise sought are phytoplankton ecology, molecular tools, including omic methods, for the study of biodiversity, marine planktonic biodiversity, specific and functional diversity and marine ecology. The selected candidate will be encouraged to develop his/her own area of research, to develop and manage his/her laboratory, and collaborate with researchers at ISMER and from other departments within the university. The selected candidate will participate in the MSc, PhD and DESS (Specialized Graduate Diploma) oceanography programs 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 (biology), marine biology or ecology, ecology, zoology or biology with a thesis in marine ecology or related discipline), at least one year of postdoctoral experience and a solid publication record.