VisionScienceList: tenure-track position at York University, Toronto

Laurence Harris (harris@YorkU.CA)
Thu, 6 Aug 1998 01:44:03 +0000

The following tenure-track job announcement might be of interest to
people working in the fields of eye movement or visual/vestibular
control or related areas. York University is home to a strong
vision and eye movement community




YORK UNIVERSITY (Toronto, Ontario, Canada)

Applications are invited for a tenure-track appointment at the
Assistant Professor level in motor control/motor learning. The
present Masters programme covers health-related aspects of exercise
physiology, psychology, occupational biomechanics and
fitness/epidemiology. We are seeking to broaden the range of
academic areas that we cover, as well as to build our faculty
complement towards a PhD in Kinesiology and Health Science.
Applications from individuals with an interest in health would be
particularly welcome. The opportunity exists for a
cross-appointment to the Graduate Programme in Psychology. Duties
will include the supervision and teaching of graduate students and
undergraduate teaching. A Ph.D. and a promising publication record
in refereed journals is required, as well as the ability to develop
a productive research programme supported by external funding.
Postdoctoral experience would be an asset. Applicants should send a
curriculum vitae, a covering letter stating future research goals,
relevant reprints, and the names, addresses and telephone numbers of
at least 3 individuals who may act as references by 31st December
1998 to: Dr. Barry Fowler, Director, Graduate Programm Kinesiology
and Health Science, York University, North York, Ontario M3J 1P3.
Duties commence July 1, 1999. This position is subject to budgetary
approval. Further information can be obtained at York University has a policy employment
equity, including affirmative action for women faculty. In
accordance with Canadian immigration requirements, this
advertisement is directed to Canadian citizens and permanent

Laurence Harris phone: (416) 736-2100 x 66108
Department of Psychology fax: (416) 736-5814
York University
Toronto,Ontario M3J 1P3
YORKVIS web page: