Canadian Light Source – Chief Science Officer

ID# 23-1573   Location: Saskatoon, SK

The Chief Science Officer (CSO) will be a scientific leader who will drive innovation, scientific vision, partnerships, and provide organizational leadership. The CSO works closely with the CEO and the CLS leadership team to manage, guide, and build relationships – nationally and internationally – in order to secure funding, sustain growth, and ensure success. The CSO drives organizational impact as a world-leading synchrotron and leads the development and implementation of CLS’s science strategy.

The CSO oversees the Science Division, including the Industry Services group and its range of services,  from purchased access to comprehensive experimental design, execution, and analysis.

The CSO ensures CLS’s scientific experimental facilities, programs, and initiatives are globally competitive with significant developments in related technology and are competitive with third-generation synchrotron facilities worldwide. The CSO is an influential voice in the Canadian science policy and innovation ecosystem.

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