A dynamic research team, under the leadership of Dr. Melanee Thomas at the University of Calgary, is seeking a postdoctoral fellow for an innovative project exploring the links between gender, stereotypes, and political attitudes. Additional information about the project may be obtained by contacting Dr. Thomas at (firstname.lastname@example.org).
The postdoctoral fellowship would be funded through the University of Calgary Eyes High Postdoctoral fellowship program. The position pays $50,000/year plus benefits for two years, with a possibility of renewal. Support for research and travel is also available.
- PhD in Political Science or related field, or PhD completion prior to December 1, 2015.
- Demonstrated research expertise in gender, political behaviour, or political psychology.
- Advanced methodological skills in one or more of the following: survey research, experimental methods, quantitative content analysis, physiological testing.
- Ability to relocate to Calgary (in Alberta, Canada) as early as February 1, 2016.
- There are no citizenship restrictions, but immigration requirements may need to be met prior to appointment.
- Ability to read and write in French would be an asset, but not required.
- Final approval of the fellow rests with the University of Calgary’s Office of the Vice President Research.
- More information about postdoctoral fellows at the University of Calgary can be found here: http://ucalgary.ca/research/postdoc/future-postdocs.
Dr. Brenda O’Neill, Head
Department of Political Science, University of Calgary
2500 University Drive NW, Calgary, AB T2N 1N4
Phone: 1-403-220-6710 | Email: email@example.com
Applications will be considered complete when all requested materials have been received. Materials should be received by December 4, 2015 to receive full consideration.
The University of Calgary believes that a respectful workplace, equal opportunity, and building a diverse workforce contribute to the richness of the environment for teaching, learning and research, and provide faculty, staff, students and the public with a university that reflects the society it serves.
All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority. In this connection, at the time of your application, please answer the following questions: Are you a Canadian citizen or a permanent resident of Canada? (yes/no) and are you currently legally entitled to work in Canada? (yes/no)