Free open Job in North, South & Central America Professorial stream appointment in Biology, Astronomy, Astrophysics, Mathematics or Statistics at York University, Toronto, Ontario

The Faculty of Science, York University, invites highly qualified candidates to apply for a professorial stream tenure-track or tenured appointment at the Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor level to commence July 1, 2021. Salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience. All York University positions are subject to budgetary approval. The successful candidate will be affiliated with the Department that best suits their research and teaching interests.  

This opportunity is open to qualified individuals who self-identify as Black peoples of African Descent (for example Africans and African heritage people from the Caribbean, Americas, Europe). Recognizing the underrepresentation of Black faculty, this opportunity is to support the University’s Affirmative Action program and has been developed based on the special program provisions of the Ontario Human Rights Code. The position is part of a cohort hire of fourteen new colleagues at York University, including hires across a number of faculties and a wide range of areas and fields. The successful candidate will be joining a vibrant scholarly community at York, where we aspire to achieve equity and diversity in all areas, including race equity.  

Applicants must have a PhD and postdoctoral experience in one of the following disciplines: Biology, Astronomy, Astrophysics, Mathematics or Statistics, with a demonstrated excellence or promise of excellence in scholarly research and teaching.  

The deadline for receipt of completed applications is January 15, 2021.  

View the full Ad, and application requirements can be found via the Apply link. Any queries about this position should be directed to Professor Gerald Audette, Associate Dean, Faculty Affairs, and Chair of the Search Committee, Email: