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Employment and Research Postings
Employers/Supervisors: contact Paul Abram if you want a job or research
opportunity posted and provide a deadline for applications.  Links to details of the
jobs/research opportunities will be posted but not the job descriptions themselves.

Employment Opportunities

Assistant Professor of Entomology
Gulf Coast Research and Education Center, University of Florida, Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences (IFAS), Balm, Florida
Deadline: 30 October 2014
Contact: hughasmith@ufl.edu

Senior Faculty Appointment – Full Time
Western University, Department of Biology & Centre for Environment and Sustainability
Faculty of Science, London, Ontario
Starting Date: January 2015

Research Associate – TEMPORARY
Dalhousie University, Department of Environmental Sciences
Faculty of Agriculture, Truro, NS
Application deadline: 5 June 2014

Research Opportunities

3 Post-Doctoral positions 1) Potato Crop Ecosystem Entomology 2) Plant Physiology 3) Germplasm Enhancement/Plant pathology
Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada, Fredericton, New Brunswick
Start Date: December 2014
Deadline for Applications: 22 September 2014
Contact: Gilles.Boiteau@agr.g.ca

PhD position studying Temperature, seasonality and recurrent insect outbreaks in the Japanese tea pest
Queen’s University, Department of Biology
Starting Date: September 2014 or January 2015
Contact: nelsonw@queensu.ca

2 M.Sc. positions in the Biology and Management of Carrot Rust Fly / Carrot Weevil in Carrots in Southern Ontario
University of Guelph
Start Date: September 2014
Deadline for Applications: 1 August 2014
Contacts: Dr. Cynthia Scott-Dupree cscottdu@uoguelph.ca
or Dr. Mary Ruth McDonald mrmcdona@uoguelph.ca
Details-Rust Fly

Ph.D. position in caterpillar resistance mechanisms
McGill University, Department of Plant Science
Starting date: January 2015 (or earlier)
Contact: jacqueline.bede@mcgill.ca

MSc or PhD student positions in forest plant-insect interactions
University of Calgary, Department of Biological Sciences
Starting Date: September 2014 or January 2015
Contact: mreid@ucalgary.ca

One (M.Sc. or Ph.D.) in caterpillar collective behaviour
Concordia University, Biology Department
Starting Date: September 2014 or January 2015
Contact: despland@alcor.concordia.ca

One (M.Sc. or Ph.D.) student position in forest entomology (plant-insect interactions)
University of Northern British Columbia, Ecosystem Science and Management Program
Starting Date: September 2014 or earlier
Contact: huber@unbc.ca

Two (MSc and PhD) student positions in Terrestrial Ecology (soil invertebrates)
University of Western Ontario, Department of Biology
Starting Date: September 2014 or January 2015
Contact: zlindo@uwo.ca

Three PhD student positions in Chemical Ecology in Forest Entomology
University of Alberta, Department of Renewable Resources
Starting Date: September 2014 or January 2015 (or applications accepted now until a suitable candidate is found)
Contact: erbilgin@ualberta.ca

M.Sc. in pollinator ecology
Grenfell Campus and St John’s Campus, Memorial University of Newfoundland
Starting date: September 2014 (Graduate program), Field work (Summer 2014)
Contact : jsircom@grenfell.mun.ca

PhD Pollination biology and pollinator management in canola crop systems
University of Calgary; Department of Biological Sciences
Starting Date: May 2014 (applications accepted now until a suitable candidate is found)
Contact: cartar@ucalgary.ca / shelley.hoover@gov.ab.ca

M.Sc. or Ph.D.: Host-parasite interactions: Ecological and evolutionary shifts toward parasitism
Department of Biological Sciences, University of Alberta
Starting date: September 2014
Contact: lienluong@ualberta.ca