Careers Careers 03/20/2019 Tenure Track Faculty Position in marine biology - Poste en océanographie biologique (ISMER 19-01);jsessionid=81CE140886CCD15DA8A1764A2DDF56C7?careerId=1918 The Institut des Sciences de la Mer de Rimouski (ISMER), is looking for a candidate to fill a regular faculty position in marine biology, specialized in ecology and physiology of fishes (especially exploited species), using physiological, biochemical and molecular tools.

The successful candidate should demonstrate expertise in field research. He/she will be encouraged to develop his/her own research program, and collaborate with biologists, chemists, physicists and geologists from the Institute and the University. He or she must be able to contribute to the M.Sc. and PhD programs through teaching and graduate student supervision. Working language is French. While all applications will be considered, with equal qualifications, priority will be given to candidates able to work in French.

The candidate must have a PhD in Biological oceanography, marine ecology or biology, zoology or biology with a thesis in marine ecology, with research fields in marine ecology, ecophysiology, or aquaculture.

Candidates must provide a curriculum vitae, a description of their research activities and teaching capabilities and the contact information of three referees. 

The deadline for application is April 12, 2019.  The function is expected to begin on June 2019.

Chairman, Institutional Assembly,
Institut des sciences de la mer de Rimouski
310, allée des Ursulines, C.P. 3300
Rimouski (Québec)  G5L 3A1
Reference: ISMER-18-01
e-mail :

L’Institut des sciences de la mer de Rimouski (ISMER), un centre de recherche multidisciplinaire en océanographie, est à la recherche d’un nouveau professeur en écologie marine. Le candidat choisi devra être spécialisé en écologie et physiologie des poissons. Les domaines d’expertise recherchés sont l’écologie des poissons, particulièrement des espèces exploitées, par l’utilisation d’outils physiologiques, biochimiques et moléculaires. Il sera encouragé à développer son propre secteur de recherche et sera amené à collaborer avec les géologues, les physiciens et les biologistes de l’ISMER et de l’UQAR. La personne retenue devra être en mesure de participer aux programmes de maîtrise et de doctorat en océanographie par l’encadrement d’étudiants aux cycles supérieurs. La langue de travail est le français.

Au moment de l’embauche, le candidat devra détenir un doctorat dans une discipline pertinente (océanographie biologique; écologie ou biologie marine; zoologie ou biologie avec thèse en écologie marine), au moins une année d’expérience postdoctorale et un solide dossier de publications.

La date limite de candidature est le  12 avril 2019 pour une prise de fonction en juin 2019.

Les candidatures devront comporter un curriculum vitae, une description des activités de recherche et le nom et les coordonnées de trois répondants. Elles sont à envoyer à :

Président de l’Assemblée institutionnelle, Institut des sciences de la mer de Rimouski
310, allée des Ursulines, C.P. 3300 Rimouski (Québec)  G5L 3A1
Référence : poste ISMER 18-01


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Meteorologist at Dynasty Power;jsessionid=81CE140886CCD15DA8A1764A2DDF56C7?careerId=2146

Meteorologist Job Posting

Dynasty Power is seeking a highly motivated meteorologist to join their expanding team in Calgary, Alberta.  We are looking for a candidate with a strong background in Meteorology or Atmospheric Science who is self-motivated and able to learn and work independently in a fast paced environment. Duties will include (but not limited to) short, medium and long term weather forecasts for areas in the entire of the United States and parts of Canada as well as electricity demand forecasting and renewable energy supply for a specific area (Wind, Hydro, Solar), some of which may involve building or updating existing models. 

Dynasty Power is a privately held power trading firm that trades financial, physical, and virtual power across North America. Dynasty is active in the following ISO/ RTOs:

  • (PJM) Pennsylvania / New Jersey / Maryland
  • (MISO) Midwest Independent System Operator
  • (ERCOT) Electric Reliability Council of Texas
  • (IESO) Ontario Independent System Operator
  •  (SPP) Southwest Power Pool
  • (NYISO) New York Independent System Operator
  • (ISO-CASIO) ISO California
  • (ISO-NE) ISO New England


  • An undergraduate degree in meteorology or atmospheric science or equivalent with higher degrees considered an asset.
  • Understanding of weather models and how to use them as a weather forecasting tool.
  • Energy load and weather forecasting experience outside school considered an asset.
  • Some programming knowledge preferable in python.
  • Wind, Solar and Hydro forecasting experience considered an asset.

Accommodation may be provided or subsidized if required until long term accommodation can be found.
Dynasty Power is an equal opportunity employer.
Apply by sending resumes to Matthew Corkum (

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