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ahoffer54
02-21-1997, 05:57 AM
I seek your assistance in distributing to all potential candidates the
following ads for two open tenure-track positions at Simon Fraser
University.

Please note that at this time the environmental physiologist search is
directed to Canadian citizens and Permanent Residents of Canada. The
re-opened health scientist search will give priority to qualified
applicants who are Canadian or permanent residents of Canada, but
applications by non-Canadians will also be accepted. Thank you.


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* * * Assistant Professor -- Environmental Physiology * * *

The School of Kinesiology at Simon Fraser University seeks an outstanding
junior scientist to fill a tenure-track position at the level of Assistant
Professor. Candidates should have a developed research interest in one of
these areas: altitude, aerospace, diving, hyperbaric therapy or thermal
regulation, for which unique research facilities exist at SFU. The
Environmental Physiology Unit includes an altitude and diving chamber
complex, a life support and environmental control system, a climatic
chamber and hot and cold water immersion tanks, and is equipped for
physiological measurements from human subjects (see detailed description in
http://fas.sfu.ca/kin/research/epu.html). A successful candidate for this
position will be expected to establish an independent, externally funded
research program and teach undergraduate and graduate courses in his/her
area of specialization. Priority will be given to candidates who can also
teach courses in general physiology at the undergraduate level. Biomedical
engineers, physicians or ergonomists with relevant expertise are encouraged
to apply.

Simon Fraser University, located on top of Burnaby Mountain in Greater
Vancouver, is renowned for the high quality of its programs. Tenure-track
appointments are for an initial probationary period of five years and
include an excellent benefits package, a mortgage assistance package and a
generous moving allowance.

The School of Kinesiology has the mission to study human structure and
function and their relation to health and movement. Its 20 faculty members
and 5 laboratory instructors cover a wide range of disciplines and teach
approximately 500 students enrolled in the B.Sc. program in Kinesiology and
50 graduate students enrolled in M.Sc. or Ph.D. programs.

The intended start date is September 1, 1997. Priority will be given to
applications received before 15 March 1997, but additional applicants may
be considered until the position is filled. To apply, please submit your
curriculum vitŠ, three publications that you consider most important, a
cover letter outlining your anticipated research directions and your
philosophy and commitment to teaching, along with the name, address and
telephone of three references, to:

J.A. Hoffer, Ph.D., Director, School of Kinesiology, Faculty of Applied
Sciences, Simon Fraser University, Burnaby, British Columbia V5A 1S6,
Canada.

Simon Fraser University is committed to the principle of equity in
employment and offers equal employment opportunities to qualified
applicants. In accordance with Canadian Immigration requirements, this
advertisement is directed to Canadian citizens and Permanent Residents of
Canada. All appointments are subject to budgetary authorization.


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ASSISTANT PROFESSOR - HEALTH SCIENTIST
* * * Search Reopened * * *

The School of Kinesiology at Simon Fraser University seeks an oustanding
junior scientist to fill a tenure-track position at the level of Assistant
Professor. The successful candidate will be expected to establish an
independent, externally funded research program and teach undergraduate and
graduate courses in his/her area of specialization. Areas of research
focus and teaching expertise are: prevention and/or rehabilitation of
disorders of major societal concern, such as cardiovascular disease,
stroke, degenerative disorders of the nervous system, diabetes or
musculoskeletal disorders.

Simon Fraser University, located on top of Burnaby Mountain in Greater
Vancouver, is renowned for the high quality of its programs. Tenure-track
appointments are for an initial probationary period of five years and
include an excellent benefits package, a mortgage assistance package and a
generous moving allowance.

The School of Kinesiology has the mission to study human structure and
function and their relation to health and movement. Its 20 faculty members
and 5 laboratory instructors cover a wide range of disciplines and teach
approximately 500 students enrolled in the B.Sc. program in Kinesiology and
50 graduate students enrolled in M.Sc. or Ph.D. programs.

The intended start date is September 1, 1997. Priority will be given to
applications received by 1 April 1997, but additional applicants may be
considered until the position is filled. To apply, please submit your
curriculum vitŠ, three publications that you consider most important, a
cover letter outlining your anticipated research directions and your
philosophy and commitment to teaching, along with the name, address and
telephone of three references, to:

J.A. Hoffer, Ph.D., Director, School of Kinesiology, Faculty of Applied
Sciences, Simon Fraser University, Burnaby, British Columbia, V5A 1S6,
Canada.

Simon Fraser University is committed to the principle of equity in
employment and offers equal employment opportunities to qualified
applicants. In accordance with Canadian Immigration requirements, priority
will be given to Canadian citizens and permanent residents of Canada. All
appointments are subject to budgetary authorization.

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Andy Hoffer

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J.A. Hoffer, Ph.D.
Professor and Director, School of Kinesiology
Faculty of Applied Sciences, Simon Fraser University
Burnaby, British Columbia, V5A 1S6, CANADA

tel: (604) 291 3141 FAX: (604) 291 3040
e-mail: hoffer@sfu.ca
web home page: http://fas.sfu.ca/kin/faculty
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