Cluster Hire - restoring and protecting global biodiversity

Vancouver, British Columbia
Nov 06, 2020
Jan 05, 2021
Job Level
Entry level, Mid level
Employment Type
Salary Type

The University of British Columbia in Vancouver, British Columbia, seeks applicants for five tenure-track positions at the level of Assistant Professor in the thematic area of restoring and protecting global biodiversity. The Faculty of Science, together with the Faculties of Arts, Forestry, and Land and Food Systems, is sponsoring this unique cluster hire, which builds on existing excellence in this area at UBC. These new hires will join an interdisciplinary research and scholarship team focused on solutions-oriented approaches to biodiversity loss, and its connection to sustainability and adaptive capacity for humanity. 

As part of the cluster, we seek a Conservation and Restoration Scientist( to be jointly appointed in the Departments of Botany, and Forest & Conservation Sciences, and a Biodiversity Data Scientist ( to be jointly appointed in the Departments of Botany and Zoology.