Deadline is January 30, 2015.
McGill University has recently created the McGill Space Institute (msi.mcgill.ca) and requires a dynamic, outgoing individual to coordinate internal centre interactions and events, workshops, do administration including assistance with grant applications, reports and logistics, as well as organizing outreach events and initiatives for the McGill community and the general public. The successful candidate with have a PhD in a field related to astrophysics, planetary science or astrobiology, and will be granted 25% of their time to work on research of direct relevance to cosmology, astrophysics, planetary science, or astrobiology. Excellent communication skills are required; ability to communicate effectively in French is a strong asset. Experience in outreach at all levels is also a strong asset. The position is for 2 years, with renewal by mutual agreement and contingent on funding. Salary will be commensurate with experience.
Please email a CV, a 1-page written statement of interest, and names and contact information of 3 references, bundled into a single pdf file, to: firstname.lastname@example.org.
The deadline for applications is January 30, 2015.
All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply; however, in accordance with Canadian immigration requirements, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority.