March 6, 2003, Gazette
The position of Head of the Department of Earth Sciences is open for applications
from candidates within the University. Applicants should have demonstrated
excellence in research and teaching in an area of the Earth sciences or
related disciplines, excellent communication and interpersonal skills,
and be able to show leadership and administrative ability appropriate
to the position. The appointment will be effective September 1, 2003,
or earlier, by mutual arrangement. Further information about the Department
of Earth Sciences is available in the University Calendar and on the Department's
web site (http://sparky2.esd.mun.ca/).
Applicants should submit a curriculum vitae, the names and affiliations
of four referees (at least one of whom should be able to comment on leadership
and administrative ability), and a brief statement of their vision for
the future of the Department over the next 5-10 years, with a plan for
implementation that includes priorities for the next three years.
The deadline for receipt of applications is 17 March 2003.
Applications should be addressed to:
Chair, Earth Sciences Headship Search Committee
c/o Dean of Science