Faculty Positions

Building for the Future: Faculty Positions Now Available

The university invites applications from all qualified individuals.

Queen’s is committed to employment equity and diversity in the workplace and welcomes applications from women, racialized/visible minorities, Indigenous/Aboriginal Peoples, persons with disabilities, and LGBTQ+ persons.

The university has policies in place to support employees with disabilities, including an Accommodation in the Workplace Policy and a policy on the provision of job accommodations that take into account an employee’s accessibility needs due to disability.

All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, in accordance with Canadian immigration requirements, Canadians and Permanent Residents of Canada will be given priority.

The university will provide support in its recruitment processes to applicants with disabilities, including accommodation that takes into account an applicant’s accessibility needs.

Home of Dr. Arthur McDonald, 2015 Nobel Laureate in Physics, Queen’s ranks 4th among medical-doctoral universities in Canada.

To further enhance research and innovation, the student experience, and diversity on campus, Queen’s University is hiring 200 Tenured or Tenure-track faculty positions across all disciplines over a 5-year period.

Please note: Though many of the application deadlines noted below have passed, the competitions will remain open until the position has been filled.

Faculty of Arts and Science

Economics
Economics of Social Policy
Application deadline: November 19, 2018

Geological Sciences and Geological Engineering
GeoEnvironmental Engineer
Application deadline: February 22, 2019

Geodynamics
Application deadline: February 15, 2019

Global Development Studies
Indigenous Resurgence and Development
Application deadline: September 9, 2019

Physics, Engineering Physics and Astronomy
Experimental Particle Astrophysics
Application deadline: January 15, 2019. Applications will continue to be reviewed until a suitable candidate is found.

Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science

Electrical and Computer Engineering
The Bruce H. Mitchell Endowed Chair - Ingenuity Labs – Tenured position 
Application deadline: The competition will remain open until the position has been filled.

Chemical Engineering
Teaching-focused position
Application deadline: July 31, 2019

Civil Engineering
Structural Engineering
Application deadline: November 15, 2018. Applications will continue to be accepted until the position is filled.

Robert M. Buchan Department of Mining 
Intelligent Mining Systems/Institute for Disruptive Technologies
Application deadline: December 14, 2018. Applications will continue to be accepted until the position is filled.

Mechanical and Materials Engineering 
Mathematical and Computational Analysis (Teaching-focused position)
Application deadline: April 22, 2019. Applications will continue to be reviewed until the position is filled.

Faculty of Health Sciences

Biomedical and Molecular Sciences
Head of Biomedical and Molecular Sciences
Application deadline: November 23, 2018

Tier 2 Canada Research Chair in Microbiome Research
Application deadline: December 31, 2018

Tier 2 Canada Research Chair in Biomedical Metabolomics
Application deadline: December 31, 2018

Pathology and Molecular Medicine
Translational Pathology/Molecular Medicine
Application deadline: March 22, 2019

Public Health Sciences
Head of Public Health Sciences
Application deadline: November 30, 2018

School of Nursing
Sally Smith Chair in Nursing
Application deadline: June 30, 2018. Applications will be reviewed on an ongoing basis until the position is filled. 

School of Rehabilitation Therapy
Occupational Therapy (2 positions)
Application deadline: July 8, 2019 

Physical Therapy (2 positions)
Application deadline: July 8, 2019

Smith School of Business

Management Analytics
Application Deadline: September 4, 2019

Stephen J.R. Smith Chair in Financial Accounting
Application Deadline: Accepting applications until filled.

Smith Chair – Finance
Application Deadline: Accepting applications until filled.

Recently Closed Positions

Searches for these positions are underway and applications are no longer being accepted at this time.

Faculty of Arts and Science

Art History and Art Conservation
Arts and Visual Culture of Africa and/or its Diaspora – Queen's National Scholar (PDF 220 KB). Application deadline: January 8, 2018

Artifact Conservation - Application deadline: November 16, 2018

Biology
Evolutionary Ecology & Rapidly Changing Environments (PDF 130 KB) – Application deadline: February 18, 2018

Chemistry
Physical-Organic Chemistry Application deadline: October 12, 2018
Chemistry Education Application deadline: October 12, 2018
Green Engineering (Sustainability, Energy, and Environmental Remediation): Application deadline: December 9, 2018. Applications will continue to be accepted until the position is filled.
Theoretical/Computational Chemistry Application deadline: October 12, 2018

Computing
Tier 2 Canada Research Chair in Biomedical Computing and Informatics. Application deadline: August 1, 2018

Open to all areas of Computer Science (3 positions). Application deadline: October 31, 2018
Dan School of Drama and Music
Theatre History and Music Theatre
Application deadline: October 15, 2018

Economics
Open to all areas of Economics. Application deadline:November 19, 2018

Film and Media
Cinema Studies (PDF 90 KB)
Application deadline: October 19, 2018

Media Studies (PDF 150 KB)
Application deadline: December 14, 2018

Gender Studies and Geography & Planning
Black Geographies (PDF, 65 KB) – Queen’s National Scholar
Application deadline: October 1, 2018

Geological Sciences and Geological Engineering
Site Investigation and Geological Engineering (PDF 35 KB) – Application deadline: February 16, 2018
Engineering Geology (PDF, 34 KB) Application deadline: June 15, 2018
Applied Isotope Geochemist Application deadline: December 1, 2018

Geography and Planning
Economic Geography and Economic Planning
Application deadline: November 15, 2018

Global Development Studies
Gender and Social Movements in the Islamic World
Application deadline: August 31, 2018

The Political Ecology of Natural Resource Management in Latin America, Application deadline: November 27, 2018

Migration and Development, Application deadline: September 13, 2018

History
North American Indigenous History Application deadline: December 3, 2018

History and Gender Studies
African American Gender History – Queen's National Scholar (PDF 175 KB). Application deadline: January 8, 2018

Kinesiology and Health Studies
Molecular Nutrition, Application deadline: November 15, 2018

Languages, Literatures and Cultures
Cultural Anthropology/Sociolinguistics
Application deadline: November 5, 2018

Mathematics and Statistics
Mathematics and Engineering and Applied Mathematics. Application deadline: December 10, 2018
Statistics. Application deadline: December 1, 2018

Philosophy
Philosophy of Race. Application deadline: November 12, 2018

Physics, Engineering Physics and Astronomy
Astronomy and Astrophysics
Application deadline: January 15, 2019. Applications will continue to be reviewed until a suitable candidate is found.

Political Studies
Indigenous Politics, Application deadline: November 1, 2018
Politics of Race and U.S. Politics Application deadline: December 15, 2018
Gender and Politics - Application deadline: November 16, 2018

Psychology
Cognitive Neuroscience - Decision Sciences Application deadline: October 15, 2018
Cognitive Neuroscience - Spatial Cognition  Application deadline: October 15, 2018

Religion
Religion in Diaspora: Diversity and Inclusion (PDF 150KB) Application deadline: April 16, 2018
Religion and Social Justice -Application deadline: February 15, 2019
Contemporary Jewish Religion and Globalized Identities- Application Deadline: March 1, 2019

Sociology
The Future of Work  Application deadline: March 1, 2019

Smith School of Business

Accounting
Application deadline: November 1, 2018

Finance
Application deadline: October 6, 2018

Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science

System Biology - Queen's National Scholar
Application deadline: November 9, 2018. Applications will continue to be reviewed until the position is filled.

Chemical Engineering Design - Teaching-focused position
Application deadline: November 9, 2018. Applications will continue to be reviewed until the position is filled.

Electrical and Computer Engineering
Software Engineering
Application deadline: December 17, 2018. Applications will continue to be reviewed until the position is filled.

Power Electronics
Application deadline: December 17, 2018. Applications will continue to be reviewed until the position is filled.

Civil Engineering
Environmental Engineering
Application deadline: November 15, 2018. Applications will continue to be accepted until the position is filled.

Faculty of Education

Educational Policy Application deadline: October 1, 2018
Curriculum Theory Application deadline: October 1, 2018
Measurement and Assessment Application deadline: October 1, 2018

Faculty of Health Sciences

Obstetrics and Gynaecology
Reproductive Health (PDF, 25 KB)
Application deadline: April 1, 2018. Applications will continue to be reviewed until a suitable candidate is found.

Vice-Dean (Health Sciences) and Director, School of Nursing
Application Deadline: Accepting applications until filled.

Faculty of Law

Queen’s National Scholar in the area of International Economic Law
Application deadline: September 30, 2018. The committee may consider applications after this date.

Open to all areas of legal study – a minimum of 2 positions (PDF, 302 KB)
Application deadline: August 15, 2018. The committee may consider applications after this date.

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