Assistant Professor - Organizational Behaviour

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Requisition Title: Assistant Professor - Organizational Behaviour - 1804452

The Institute of Health Policy, Management and Evaluation in the Dalla Lana School of Public Health, University of Toronto, invites applications for a full time tenure-stream appointment in the area of Organizational Behaviour. The appointment will be at the rank of Assistant Professor and will commence on July 1, 2019 or as soon as possible thereafter.

We seek candidates who have earned a Ph.D. degree by the time of appointment, or shortly thereafter, in organizational behaviour, health services research, social psychology, management sciences, or other relevant fields.

The successful candidate should also have a demonstrated record of excellence in both teaching and research in organizational behaviour, and proven excellence or emerging excellence as a leader of collaborative, multi-/inter- disciplinary research. Excellence in research would include an emerging reputation in research as demonstrated by evidence of an ability to attract research funding, publication in appropriate top-ranked peer-reviewed journals or forthcoming publications meeting international standards, the research statement, and strong endorsements by referees of high international standing. Successful candidates will have a demonstrated commitment to integrating knowledge users, policy makers and members of the public in their research. Excellence in teaching will be demonstrated through a strong teaching dossier, including a statement of teaching philosophy, teaching evaluations, and sample course materials, and a record of previous teaching accomplishments and innovations submitted as part of the application, as well as strong endorsements from referees of high standing.

We seek candidates whose research and teaching interests complement and strengthen our existing departmental strengths. The successful candidate will be expected to pursue innovative and independent research at the highest international level and to establish an outstanding, competitive, and externally funded research program. The successful candidate will teach courses in micro- and meso-organizational behaviour for professional and research stream students and will have the opportunity to assume academic leadership positions including advancing the curricula related to management and organization science in IHPME's professional and research programs.

The University of Toronto offers excellent opportunities to teach, conduct research, and live in one of the most culturally diverse cities in the world. The Faculty of the Dalla Lana School of Public Health and the Institute of Health Policy, Management and Evaluation provide a context in which to work in an interdisciplinary environment with close ties to a range of collaborative programs. IHPME is a wellspring of opportunity, learning and innovation integrating a broad range of health care stakeholders to drive intellectual exchange and transform how people think about health care and what they do to improve it. For more information on the Institute of Health Policy Management and Evaluation and the Dalla Lana School of Public Health, please visit our websites, respectively, at and

Salary will be competitive and commensurate with qualifications and experience.

All qualified candidates are invited to apply by clicking on the link below. Applications must include a cover letter, curriculum vitae, teaching dossier (including a statement of teaching philosophy, teaching evaluations, a record of teaching accomplishments and innovations, and sample course materials), up to three sample publications/working papers, and a statement outlining current and future research interests. Applicants should also ask three referees to send letters (signed and on letterhead) directly to the Institute via e-mail to [email protected]

All application materials should be submitted online. Review of applications will begin on December 3, 2018 and applicants should endeavor to have all materials submitted by then, however, applications will be accepted until the position is filled.

Submission guidelines can be found at We recommend combining documents into one or two files in PDF/MS Word format. If you have questions about this position, please contact [email protected]

The University of Toronto is strongly committed to diversity within its community and especially welcomes applications from racialized persons / persons of colour, women, Indigenous/Aboriginal People of North America, persons with disabilities, LGBTQ persons, and others who may contribute to the further diversification of ideas.

As part of your application, you will be asked to complete a brief Diversity Survey. This survey is voluntary. Any information directly related to you is confidential and cannot be accessed by search committees or human resources staff. Results will be aggregated for institutional planning purposes. For more information, please see

All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority.

Job Field: Tenure Stream
Faculty / Division: Dalla Lana School of Public Health
Department: Institute of Health Policy, Management & Evaluation
Campus: St. George (downtown Toronto)
Job Posting: Oct 1, 2018
Job Closing: December 3, 2018 Open Until Filled





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Posted: 12/1/2018
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