7 Faculty Positions - Global Water Futures (University of Saskatchewan, Canada)
7 Faculty Positions with Global Water Futures
Global Institute for Water Security, University of Saskatchewan, Canada
Global Water Futures (GWF) is a transformative pan-Canadian research programme, led by the University of Saskatchewan (U of S), which aims to place Canada as a global leader in water science for the world’s cold regions and to address the
strategic needs of the Canadian economy in adapting to change and managing the risks of uncertain water futures, including extreme events. GWF is transdisciplinary, working with a wide range of users and integrating the natural, social, health and engineering
sciences to provide disaster warning, improved prediction of climate and water futures, and the decision support tools needed to inform adaptation to change and risk management.
To enhance the University of Saskatchewan (U of S) and Canada’s capability to deliver transformative science in Water Security, the Global Institute for Water Security (GIWS), U of S, invites applications from outstanding researchers for
seven tenure-track or tenured positions in the areas listed below as Assistant Professor, Associate Professor or Professor, effective September 1, 2017. Tenured appointments may be offered where candidates hold tenured or equivalent status in a relevant
institution. The following positions are funded by, and will contribute to, the Global Water Futures program (GWF) at the University of Saskatchewan:
2.Cold Regions Hydrological Processes
3.Socio-hydrology and decision making under uncertainty
5.Integrated Risk Assessment Modelling
6.Water and Health
7.Statistical hydrology and stochastic processes
Applications are currently open and will be reviewed beginning June 21, 2017.