Biology

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MSVU  

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Department/Faculty: Biology
Course Name: LAB – BIOL 1152 Introductory Biology I
Course Code: BIOL 152L LE (2nd posting)
Academic Term: Fall
Class Timetable: Th 9:00am – 11:45am
Course Unit Value: 0.25 unit
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Start Date: 9/5/2018
End Date: 12/20/2018
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Qualifications:
The candidate must have a BSc in biology or related discipline, at least
one year of laboratory experience, and some relevant post-BSc teaching
experience.
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Duties: Preparation, teaching, student consultation, grading and marking,
distribution of student evaluation questionnaires, involvement in student
appeals, and other duties appropriate to the
appointment. —————————————————
Additional Duties:
This is a position for a laboratory instructor. The instructor is not
responsible for creating the exercises or preparing the lab manual. The
instructor works co-operatively with the lecturer for the course, the
senior lab instructor, the departmental technician, and teaching
assistants. For a description of the course, see the entry for BIOL 1152
in the MSVU Undergraduate Academic Calendar.
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Remuneration: Remuneration is in accordance with the Collective Agreement
between Mount Saint Vincent University and CUPE 3912
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How to apply: Send your application accompanied by curriculum vitae and
the names of three references to:
Department Chair: Dr. Ronald MacKay, Dept. of Biology
Email: biology@msvu.ca

Application deadline: 8/17/2018
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Department/Faculty: Biology
Course Name: LAB – BIOL 1152 Introductory Biology I
Course Code: BIOL 152L LF (2nd posting)
Academic Term: Fall
Class Timetable: Th 1:30pm – 4:15pm

Course Unit Value: 0.25 unit
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Start Date: 9/5/2018
End Date: 12/20/2018
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Qualifications:
The candidate must have a BSc in biology or related discipline, at least
one year of laboratory experience, and some relevant post-BSc teaching
experience.
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Duties: Preparation, teaching, student consultation, grading and marking,
distribution of student evaluation questionnaires, involvement in student
appeals, and other duties appropriate to the
appointment. —————————————————
Additional Duties:
This is a position for a laboratory instructor. The instructor is not
responsible for creating the exercises or preparing the lab manual. The
instructor works co-operatively with the lecturer for the course, the
senior lab instructor, the departmental technician, and teaching
assistants. For a description of the course, see the entry for BIOL 1152
in the MSVU Undergraduate Academic Calendar.
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Remuneration: Remuneration is in accordance with the Collective Agreement
between Mount Saint Vincent University and CUPE 3912
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How to apply: Send your application accompanied by curriculum vitae and
the names of three references to:
Department Chair: Dr. Ronald MacKay, Dept. of Biology
Email: biology@msvu.ca

Application deadline: 8/17/2018
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Department/Faculty: Biology
Course Name: Laboratory for BIOL 2240 Cell and Molecular Biology
Course Code: BIOL 224L LA (2nd posting)
Academic Term: Fall
Class Timetable: W 4:30 PM – 7:00 PM
Course Unit Value: 0.25 unit
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Start Date: 9/5/2018
End Date: 12/20/2018
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Qualifications:
The candidate must have a BSc in a life science, at least one year of
cell, molecular or biochemistry laboratory experience (post-BSc) and some
relevant lab-teaching experience (post-BSc).
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Duties: Preparation, teaching, student consultation, grading and marking,
distribution of student evaluation questionnaires, involvement in student
appeals, and other duties appropriate to the
appointment. —————————————————
Additional Duties:
The instructor does not create the exercises or write the lab manual. The
instructor works with the lecturer and the senior lab instructor, and
supervises the activities of the technician, teaching assistant and
students. The instructor should not modify the exercises described in the
lab manual without consultation with the lecturer. The instructor is
responsible for providing the technician with at least two weeks-notice of
the reagents, materials and equipment required for each lab session – this
notice should be detailed and comprehensive, including quantities and
numbers of all items. This lab may or may not be provided with a teaching
assistant. For a description of the course content, see BIOL 2240 in the

MSVU Undergraduate Academic Calendar.
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Remuneration: Remuneration is in accordance with the Collective Agreement
between Mount Saint Vincent University and CUPE 3912
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How to apply: Send your application accompanied by curriculum vitae and
the names of three references to:
Department Chair: Dr. Ronald MacKay, Dept. of Biology
Email: biology@msvu.ca

Application deadline: 8/17/2018
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MSVU  

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Department/Faculty: Biology
Course Name: Introductory Biology II (1st half)
Course Code: BIOL 1153 01 (1st half)
Academic Term: Winter
Class Timetable: MWF 10:30 – 11:20am
Course Unit Value: 0.25 unit
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Start Date: 1/7/2019
End Date: 4/30/2019
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Qualifications:
The successful candidate will have a PhD in a life science, expertise in
the course subjects and demonstrated competence in teaching at the
university level.
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Duties: Preparation, teaching, student consultation, grading and marking,
distribution of student evaluation questionnaires, involvement in student
appeals, and other duties appropriate to the
appointment. —————————————————
Additional Duties:
See the description of BIOL 1153 in the MSVU Undergraduate Academic
Calendar. The first half of BIOL 1153 ends on February 25th, 2019.
This half includes an overview of diversity and study of microbes, viruses
and animals. The lecturers of the first and second halves of BIOL 1153
co-operate in administration of the course.
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Remuneration: Remuneration is in accordance with the Collective Agreement
between Mount Saint Vincent University and CUPE 3912
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How to apply: Send your application accompanied by curriculum vitae and
the names of three references to:
Department Chair: Dr. Ronald MacKay, Dept. of Biology
Email: Biology@msvu.ca

Application deadline: 8/20/2018
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Department/Faculty: Biology
Course Name: Introductory Biology II (1st half)
Course Code: BIOL 1153 02 (1st half)
Academic Term: Winter
Class Timetable: MWF 12:00 – 12:50pm

Course Unit Value: 0.25 unit
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Start Date: 1/7/2019
End Date: 4/30/2019
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Qualifications:
The successful candidate will have a PhD in a life science, expertise in
the course subjects and demonstrated competence in teaching at the
university level.
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Duties: Preparation, teaching, student consultation, grading and marking,
distribution of student evaluation questionnaires, involvement in student
appeals, and other duties appropriate to the
appointment. —————————————————
Additional Duties:
See the description of BIOL 1153 in the MSVU Undergraduate Academic
Calendar. The first half of BIOL 1153 ends on February 25th, 2019.
This half includes an overview of diversity and study of microbes, viruses
and animals. The lecturers of the first and second halves of BIOL 1153
co-operate in administration of the course.
—————————————————
Remuneration: Remuneration is in accordance with the Collective Agreement
between Mount Saint Vincent University and CUPE 3912
—————————————————
How to apply: Send your application accompanied by curriculum vitae and
the names of three references to:
Department Chair: Dr. Ronald MacKay, Dept. of Biology
Email: Biology@msvu.ca

Application deadline: 8/20/2018
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MSVU  

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Department/Faculty: Biology
Course Name: LAB – BIOL 1152 Introductory Biology I
Course Code: BIOL 152L LF
Academic Term: Fall
Class Timetable: Th 1:30pm – 4:15pm
Course Unit Value: 0.25 unit
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Start Date: 9/5/2018
End Date: 12/20/2018
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Qualifications:
The candidate must have a BSc in biology or related discipline, at least
one year of laboratory experience, and some relevant post-BSc teaching
experience.
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Duties: Preparation, teaching, student consultation, grading and marking,
distribution of student evaluation questionnaires, involvement in student
appeals, and other duties appropriate to the
appointment. —————————————————
Additional Duties:
This is a position for a laboratory instructor. The instructor is not
responsible for creating the exercises or preparing the lab manual. The
instructor works co-operatively with the lecturer for the course, the
senior lab instructor, the departmental technician, and teaching
assistants. For a description of the course, see the entry for BIOL 1152
in the MSVU Undergraduate Academic Calendar.
—————————————————
Remuneration: Remuneration is in accordance with the Collective Agreement
between Mount Saint Vincent University and CUPE 3912
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How to apply: Send your application accompanied by curriculum vitae and
the names of three references to:
Department Chair: Dr. Ronald MacKay, Dept. of Biology
Email: biology@msvu.ca

Application deadline: 8/3/2018
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MSVU  

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Department/Faculty: Biology
Course Name: Laboratory for BIOL 2203 Plants: Form and Function
Course Code: BIOL 203L LA (2nd Posting)
Academic Term: Fall
Class Timetable: T 1:30pm – 4:15pm
Course Unit Value: 0.25 unit
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Start Date: 9/5/2018
End Date: 12/20/2018
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Qualifications:
The candidate must have a BSc in a life science, at least one year of
plant morphology or physiology laboratory experience (post-BSc) and some
relevant lab-teaching experience (post-BSc).
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Duties: Preparation, teaching, student consultation, grading and marking,
distribution of student evaluation questionnaires, involvement in student
appeals, and other duties appropriate to the
appointment. —————————————————
Additional Duties:
This is a position for a laboratory instructor. The instructor does not
create the exercises or write the lab manual. The instructor works with
the lecturer, the senior lab instructor, the technician and teaching
assistants. This lab may or may not be provided with a teaching assistant.
For a description of the course see BIOL 2203 in the MSVU Undergraduate
Academic Calendar.

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Remuneration: Remuneration is in accordance with the Collective Agreement
between Mount Saint Vincent University and CUPE 3912
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How to apply: Send your application accompanied by curriculum vitae and
the names of three references to:
Department Chair: Dr. Ronald MacKay, Dept. of Biology
Email: biology@msvu.ca

Application deadline: 8/3/2018
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Department/Faculty: Biology
Course Name: Human Reproduction, Growth and Maturation
Course Code: BIOL 1114 01 (2nd posting)
Academic Term: Fall
Class Timetable: W 7:15 – 9:45 PM
Course Unit Value: 0.5 unit
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Start Date: 9/5/2018
End Date: 12/20/2018
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Qualifications:
The successful candidate will have a PhD in a life science, expertise in
the course subjects, and demonstrated competence in teaching at the
university level.
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Duties: Preparation, teaching, student consultation, grading and marking,
distribution of student evaluation questionnaires, involvement in student
appeals, and other duties appropriate to the
appointment. —————————————————
Additional Duties:
See the description of BIOL 1114 in the MSVU Undergraduate Academic
Calendar.
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Remuneration: Remuneration is in accordance with the Collective Agreement
between Mount Saint Vincent University and CUPE 3912
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How to apply: Send your application accompanied by curriculum vitae and
the names of three references to:
Department Chair: Dr. Ronald MacKay, Dept. of Biology
Email: biology@msvu.ca

Application deadline: 8/3/2018
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Department/Faculty: Biology
Course Name: Human Reproduction, Growth and Maturation
Course Code: BIOL 1114 02 (2nd posting)
Academic Term: Winter
Class Timetable: W 7:15 – 9:45 PM
Course Unit Value: 0.5 unit
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Start Date: 1/7/2019
End Date: 4/30/2019

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Qualifications:
The successful candidate will have a PhD in a life science, expertise in
the course subjects, and demonstrated competence in teaching at the
university level.
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Duties: Preparation, teaching, student consultation, grading and marking,
distribution of student evaluation questionnaires, involvement in student
appeals, and other duties appropriate to the
appointment. —————————————————
Additional Duties:
See the description of BIOL 1114 in the MSVU Undergraduate Academic
Calendar.
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Remuneration: Remuneration is in accordance with the Collective Agreement
between Mount Saint Vincent University and CUPE 3912
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How to apply: Send your application accompanied by curriculum vitae and
the names of three references to:
Department Chair: Dr. Ronald MacKay, Dept. of Biology
Email: biology@msvu.ca

Application deadline: 8/3/2018
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Department/Faculty: Biology
Course Name: Laboratory for BIOL 3312 General Ecology
Course Code: BIOL 312L LA (2nd posting)
Academic Term: Fall
Class Timetable: Th 1:30 – 4:15pm
Course Unit Value: 0.25 unit
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Start Date: 9/5/2018
End Date: 12/20/2018
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Qualifications:
The candidate must have a BSc in a life science, at least one year of
laboratory or field experience in ecology (post-BSc) and some relevant
lab- and/or field-teaching experience (post-BSc).
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Duties: Preparation, teaching, student consultation, grading and marking,
distribution of student evaluation questionnaires, involvement in student
appeals, and other duties appropriate to the
appointment. —————————————————
Additional Duties:
The instructor does not create the exercises or write the lab manual. The
instructor works with the lecturer and the senior lab instructor, and
supervises the activities of the technician, teaching assistant and
students. The instructor should not modify the exercises described in the
lab manual without consultation with the lecturer. The instructor is
responsible for providing the technician with at least two weeks-notice of
the reagents, materials and equipment required for each lab session – this
notice should be detailed and comprehensive, including quantities and
numbers of all items. This lab may or may not be provided with a teaching
assistant. For a description of the course content, see BIOL 3312 in the

MSVU Undergraduate Academic Calendar.
—————————————————
Remuneration: Remuneration is in accordance with the Collective Agreement
between Mount Saint Vincent University and CUPE 3912
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How to apply: Send your application accompanied by curriculum vitae and
the names of three references to:
Department Chair: Dr. Ronald MacKay, Dept. of Biology
Email: biology@msvu.ca

Application deadline: 8/3/2018
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SMU  

Saint Mary’s University
Biology

CUPE 3912 Job Posting for Part-Time Instructor

Course: BIOL 2324.1A Ecology – LECTURE
Department: Department of Biology, Faculty of Science, Saint Mary’s University
Semester: Fall 2018 (September 4 – December 18)
Schedule: Monday/Wednesday 8:30 am – 9:45 am

Academic Calendar Description:
Ecology is the study of interactions and relationships among organisms and their environment such as adaptations, competition and predation. Topics include the density, diversity and distribution of organisms, population dynamics, community relationships and structure, succession, and the flow of energy and matter through ecosystems.
Additional Details:
Lecture only. Multiple sections of the labs and lectures for this course are posted separately.

Qualifications:
Preferred applicant will possess an MSc in Biology or related field (minimum), and relevant experience with respect to course instruction (with evidence of teaching effectiveness).

Duties:
Duties and responsibilities include preparation and delivery of course lectures; preparation of assessments; evaluation of student performance and grading; other forms of evaluation required by the SMU Biology Department and/or the University; hold office hours for students; compliance with safety regulations to maintain a safe learning environment for staff and students.
Remuneration:
Remuneration is in accordance with the Collective Agreement between Saint Mary’s University and CUPE 3912.

How to Apply:
Applications are invited in the first instance from part-time faculty colleagues on the Saint Mary’s precedence list. Applicants who currently hold a part-time teaching appointment at Saint Mary’s University should submit a cover letter and a C.V. Applicants who do not currently hold a part-time teaching appointment at Saint Mary’s University should submit a complete application (including a cover letter, CV, proof of academic credentials, name and contact information of three referees, and any evidence of teaching effectiveness).

Submissions are made as a single PDF file sent directly via email to: Dr. Jeremy Lundholm, Chairperson, Department of Biology, jlundholm@smu.ca

Application Deadline: July 3, 2018

Saint Mary’s University hires on the basis of merit and is committed to the principles of employment equity. Saint Mary’s University encourages applications from qualified women, visible minorities, Aboriginal people, and people with disabilities. Preference will be given to Canadian citizens and permanent residents of Canada.

CUPE 3912 Job Posting for Part-Time Instructor

Course: BIOL 2324.1A Ecology – LABORATORY
Department: Department of Biology, Faculty of Science, Saint Mary’s University.
Semester: Fall 2018 (September 4 – December 18)
Schedule: Monday 2:30 pm – 5:30 pm

Academic Calendar Description:
Ecology is the study of interactions and relationships among organisms and their environment such as adaptations, competition and predation. Topics include the density, diversity and distribution of organisms, population dynamics, community relationships and structure, succession, and the flow of energy and matter through ecosystems.
Additional Details:
Laboratory only. Multiple sections of the labs and lectures for this course are posted separately.

Qualifications:
Preferred applicant will possess an MSc in Biology or related field, and relevant experience with respect to course instruction (with evidence of teaching effectiveness), and evidence of completing WHMIS training.

Duties:
Duties and responsibilities include student instruction in laboratory procedures and methods, including pre-lab tutorial; supervision students performing laboratory activities; supervision of teaching assistants (when available); evaluation of student performance and grading; preparation/administration of lab assignments and/or other forms of evaluation required by the SMU Biology Department and/or the University; holding office hours for students; compliance with safety regulations to maintain a safe learning environment for staff and students.
Remuneration:
Remuneration is in accordance with the Collective Agreement between Saint Mary’s University and CUPE 3912.

How to Apply:
Applications are invited in the first instance from part-time faculty colleagues on the Saint Mary’s precedence list. Applicants who currently hold a part-time teaching appointment at Saint Mary’s University should submit a cover letter and a C.V. Applicants who do not currently hold a part-time teaching appointment at Saint Mary’s University should submit a complete application (including a cover letter, CV, proof of academic credentials, name and contact information of three referees, and any evidence of teaching effectiveness).

Submissions are made as a single PDF file sent directly via email to: Dr. Jeremy Lundholm, Chairperson, Department of Biology, jlundholm@smu.ca.

Application Deadline: July 3, 2018.
Saint Mary’s University hires on the basis of merit and is committed to the principles of employment equity. Saint Mary’s University encourages applications from qualified women, visible minorities, Aboriginal people, and people with disabilities. Preference will be given to Canadian citizens and permanent residents of Canada.

CUPE 3912 Job Posting for Part-Time Instructor

Course: BIOL 2324.1B Ecology – LECTURE
Department: Department of Biology, Faculty of Science, Saint Mary’s University
Semester: Fall 2018 (September 4 – December 18)
Schedule: Monday/Wednesday 1:00 pm – 2:15 pm

Academic Calendar Description:
Ecology is the study of interactions and relationships among organisms and their environment such as adaptations, competition and predation. Topics include the density, diversity and distribution of organisms, population dynamics, community relationships and structure, succession, and the flow of energy and matter through ecosystems.
Additional Details:
Lecture only. Multiple sections of the labs and lectures for this course are posted separately.

Qualifications:
Preferred applicant will possess an MSc in Biology or related field (minimum), and relevant experience with respect to course instruction (with evidence of teaching effectiveness).

Duties:
Duties and responsibilities include preparation and delivery of course lectures; preparation of assessments; evaluation of student performance and grading; other forms of evaluation required by the SMU Biology Department and/or the University; holding office hours for students; compliance with safety regulations to maintain a safe learning environment for staff and students.
Remuneration:
Remuneration is in accordance with the Collective Agreement between Saint Mary’s University and CUPE 3912.

How to Apply:
Applications are invited in the first instance from part-time faculty colleagues on the Saint Mary’s precedence list. Applicants who currently hold a part-time teaching appointment at Saint Mary’s University should submit a cover letter and a C.V. Applicants who do not currently hold a part-time teaching appointment at Saint Mary’s University should submit a complete application (including a cover letter, CV, proof of academic credentials, name and contact information of three referees, and any evidence of teaching effectiveness).

Submissions are made as a single PDF file sent directly via email to: Dr. Jeremy Lundholm, Chairperson, Department of Biology, jlundholm@smu.ca.

Application Deadline: July 3, 2018
Saint Mary’s University hires on the basis of merit and is committed to the principles of employment equity. Saint Mary’s University encourages applications from qualified women, visible minorities, Aboriginal people, and people with disabilities. Preference will be given to Canadian citizens and permanent residents of Canada. 

CUPE 3912 Job Posting for Part-Time Instructor

Course: BIOL 2324.1B Ecology – LABORATORY
Department: Department of Biology, Faculty of Science, Saint Mary’s University.
Semester: Fall 2018 (September 4 – December 18)
Schedule: Wednesday 2:30 pm – 5:30 pm

Academic Calendar Description:
Ecology is the study of interactions and relationships among organisms and their environment such as adaptations, competition and predation. Topics include the density, diversity and distribution of organisms, population dynamics, community relationships and structure, succession, and the flow of energy and matter through ecosystems.
Additional Details:
Laboratory only. Multiple sections of the labs and lectures for this course are posted separately.

Qualifications:
Preferred applicant will possess an MSc in Biology or related field, and relevant experience with respect to course instruction (with evidence of teaching effectiveness), and evidence of completing WHMIS training.

Duties:
Duties and responsibilities include student instruction in laboratory procedures and methods, including pre-lab tutorial; supervision students performing laboratory activities; supervision of teaching assistants (when available); evaluation of student performance and grading; preparation/administration of lab assignments and/or other forms of evaluation required by the SMU Biology Department and/or the University; holding office hours for students; compliance with safety regulations to maintain a safe learning environment for staff and students.
Remuneration:
Remuneration is in accordance with the Collective Agreement between Saint Mary’s University and CUPE 3912.

How to Apply:
Applications are invited in the first instance from part-time faculty colleagues on the Saint Mary’s precedence list. Applicants who currently hold a part-time teaching appointment at Saint Mary’s University should submit a cover letter and a C.V. Applicants who do not currently hold a part-time teaching appointment at Saint Mary’s University should submit a complete application (including a cover letter, CV, proof of academic credentials, name and contact information of three referees, and any evidence of teaching effectiveness).

Submissions are made as a single PDF file sent directly via email to: Dr. Jeremy Lundholm, Chairperson, Department of Biology, jlundholm@smu.ca.

Application Deadline: July 3, 2018.
Saint Mary’s University hires on the basis of merit and is committed to the principles of employment equity. Saint Mary’s University encourages applications from qualified women, visible minorities, Aboriginal people, and people with disabilities. Preference will be given to Canadian citizens and permanent residents of Canada. 

CUPE 3912 Job Posting for Part-Time Instructor

Course: BIOL 2304.1LA Animal Biology – LABORATORY
Department: Department of Biology, Faculty of Science, Saint Mary’s University.
Semester: Fall 2018 (September 4 – December 18)
Schedule: Wednesday 2:30 pm – 5:30 pm

Academic Calendar Description:
Students are introduced to the taxonomic treatment of major animal phyla with reference to anatomy, function and ecological significance.

Additional Details:
Laboratory only.

Qualifications:
Preferred applicant will possess an MSc in Biology or related field, and relevant experience with respect to course instruction (with evidence of teaching effectiveness), and evidence of completing WHMIS training.

Duties:
Duties and responsibilities include student instruction in laboratory procedures and methods, including pre-lab tutorial; supervision students performing laboratory activities; supervision of teaching assistants (when available); evaluation of student performance and grading; preparation/administration of lab assignments and/or other forms of evaluation required by the SMU Biology Department and/or the University; holding office hours for students; compliance with safety regulations to maintain a safe learning environment for staff and students.
Remuneration:
Remuneration is in accordance with the Collective Agreement between Saint Mary’s University and CUPE 3912.

How to Apply:
Applications are invited in the first instance from part-time faculty colleagues on the Saint Mary’s precedence list. Applicants who currently hold a part-time teaching appointment at Saint Mary’s University should submit a cover letter and a C.V. Applicants who do not currently hold a part-time teaching appointment at Saint Mary’s University should submit a complete application (including a cover letter, CV, proof of academic credentials, name and contact information of three referees, and any evidence of teaching effectiveness).

Submissions are made as a single PDF file sent directly via email to: Dr. Jeremy Lundholm, Chairperson, Department of Biology, jlundholm@smu.ca.

Application Deadline: July 3, 2018.
Saint Mary’s University hires on the basis of merit and is committed to the principles of employment equity. Saint Mary’s University encourages applications from qualified women, visible minorities, Aboriginal people, and people with disabilities. Preference will be given to Canadian citizens and permanent residents of Canada.

CUPE 3912 Job Posting for Part-Time Instructor

Course: BIOL 3004.1 Principles of Physiology – LECTURE
Department: Department of Biology, Faculty of Science, Saint Mary’s University
Semester: Fall 2018 (September 4 – December 18)
Schedule: Monday/Wednesday 10:00 am – 11:15 am

Academic Calendar Description:
Students examine basic definitions and principles of physiology at the molecular, cellular and tissue levels. Topics include the fundamentals of membrane structure and function, enzymes and enzyme kinetics, bioenergetics, signal transduction, feedback regulation, cell structure, function, and integration of neurons and skeletal muscles.
Additional Details:
Lecture only. The lab for this course is posted separately.

Qualifications:
Preferred applicant will possess an MSc in Biology or related field (minimum), and relevant experience with respect to course instruction (with evidence of teaching effectiveness).

Duties:
Duties and responsibilities include preparation and delivery of course lectures; preparation of assessments; evaluation of student performance and grading; other forms of evaluation required by the SMU Biology Department and/or the University; holding office hours for students; compliance with safety regulations to maintain a safe learning environment for staff and students.
Remuneration:
Remuneration is in accordance with the Collective Agreement between Saint Mary’s University and CUPE 3912.

How to Apply:
Applications are invited in the first instance from part-time faculty colleagues on the Saint Mary’s precedence list. Applicants who currently hold a part-time teaching appointment at Saint Mary’s University should submit a cover letter and a C.V. Applicants who do not currently hold a part-time teaching appointment at Saint Mary’s University should submit a complete application (including a cover letter, CV, proof of academic credentials, name and contact information of three referees, and any evidence of teaching effectiveness).

Submissions are made as a single PDF file sent directly via email to: Dr. Jeremy Lundholm, Chairperson, Department of Biology, jlundholm@smu.ca.

Application Deadline: July 3, 2018
Saint Mary’s University hires on the basis of merit and is committed to the principles of employment equity. Saint Mary’s University encourages applications from qualified women, visible minorities, Aboriginal people, and people with disabilities. Preference will be given to Canadian citizens and permanent residents of Canada.

CUPE 3912 Job Posting for Part-Time Instructor

Course: BIOL 3004.1L Principles of Physiology – LABORATORY
Department: Department of Biology, Faculty of Science, Saint Mary’s University.
Semester: Fall 2018 (September 4 – December 18)
Schedule: Monday 2:30 pm – 5:30 pm

Academic Calendar Description:
Students examine basic definitions and principles of physiology at the molecular, cellular and tissue levels. Topics include the fundamentals of membrane structure and function, enzymes and enzyme kinetics, bioenergetics, signal transduction, feedback regulation, cell structure, function, and integration of neurons and skeletal muscles.

Additional Details:
Laboratory only.

Qualifications:
Preferred applicant will possess an MSc in Biology or related field, and relevant experience with respect to course instruction (with evidence of teaching effectiveness), and evidence of completing WHMIS training.

Duties:
Duties and responsibilities include student instruction in laboratory procedures and methods, including pre-lab tutorial; supervision students performing laboratory activities; supervision of teaching assistants (when available); evaluation of student performance and grading; preparation/administration of lab assignments and/or other forms of evaluation required by the SMU Biology Department and/or the University; holding office hours for students; compliance with safety regulations to maintain a safe learning environment for staff and students.
Remuneration:
Remuneration is in accordance with the Collective Agreement between Saint Mary’s University and CUPE 3912.

How to Apply:
Applications are invited in the first instance from part-time faculty colleagues on the Saint Mary’s precedence list. Applicants who currently hold a part-time teaching appointment at Saint Mary’s University should submit a cover letter and a C.V. Applicants who do not currently hold a part-time teaching appointment at Saint Mary’s University should submit a complete application (including a cover letter, CV, proof of academic credentials, name and contact information of three referees, and any evidence of teaching effectiveness).

Submissions are made as a single PDF file sent directly via email to: Dr. Jeremy Lundholm, Chairperson, Department of Biology, jlundholm@smu.ca.

Application Deadline: July 3, 2018.
Saint Mary’s University hires on the basis of merit and is committed to the principles of employment equity. Saint Mary’s University encourages applications from qualified women, visible minorities, Aboriginal people, and people with disabilities. Preference will be given to Canadian citizens and permanent residents of Canada. 

CUPE 3912 Job Posting for Part-Time Instructor

Course: BIOL 3398.1 Microbiology – LECTURE
Department: Department of Biology, Faculty of Science, Saint Mary’s University
Semester: Fall 2018 (September 4 – December 18)
Schedule: Monday/Wednesday 11:30 am – 12:45 pm

Academic Calendar Description:
This course is an introduction to the world of microorganisms, the means by which they are studied, and their role in human disease. Topics may include: the origin and discovery of microbial life, structure and function of prokaryotic cells, cell growth and development, and the role of bacteria, fungi, viruses and protozoa with respect to the development of human disease.
Additional Details:
Lecture only. The lab for this course is posted separately.

Qualifications:
Preferred applicant will possess an MSc in Biology or related field (minimum), and relevant course experience with respect to course instruction (with evidence of teaching effectiveness).

Duties:
Duties and responsibilities include preparation and delivery of course lectures; preparation of assessments; evaluation of student performance and grading; other forms of evaluation required by the SMU Biology Department and/or the University; holding office hours for students; compliance with safety regulations to maintain a safe learning environment for staff and students.
Remuneration:
Remuneration is in accordance with the Collective Agreement between Saint Mary’s University and CUPE 3912.

How to Apply:
Applications are invited in the first instance from part-time faculty colleagues on the Saint Mary’s precedence list. Applicants who currently hold a part-time teaching appointment at Saint Mary’s University should submit a cover letter and a C.V. Applicants who do not currently hold a part-time teaching appointment at Saint Mary’s University should submit a complete application (including a cover letter, CV, proof of academic credentials, name and contact information of three referees, and any evidence of teaching effectiveness).

Submissions are made as a single PDF file sent directly via email to: Dr. Jeremy Lundholm, Chairperson, Department of Biology, jlundholm@smu.ca.

Application Deadline: July 3, 2018
Saint Mary’s University hires on the basis of merit and is committed to the principles of employment equity. Saint Mary’s University encourages applications from qualified women, visible minorities, Aboriginal people, and people with disabilities. Preference will be given to Canadian citizens and permanent residents of Canada. 

CUPE 3912 Job Posting for Part-Time Instructor

Course: BIOL 3004.1L Microbiology – LABORATORY
Department: Department of Biology, Faculty of Science, Saint Mary’s University.
Semester: Fall 2018 (September 4 – December 18)
Schedule: Wednesday 2:30 pm – 5:30 pm

Academic Calendar Description:
This course is an introduction to the world of microorganisms, the means by which they are studied, and their role in human disease. Topics may include: the origin and discovery of microbial life, structure and function of prokaryotic cells, cell growth and development, and the role of bacteria, fungi, viruses and protozoa with respect to the development of human disease.

Additional Details:
Laboratory only.

Qualifications:
Preferred applicant will possess an MSc in Biology or related field, and relevant course experience with respect to course instruction (with evidence of teaching effectiveness), and evidence of completing WHMIS training.

Duties:
Duties and responsibilities include student instruction in laboratory procedures and methods, including pre-lab tutorial; supervision students performing laboratory activities; supervision of teaching assistants (when available); evaluation of student performance and grading; preparation/administration of lab assignments and/or other forms of evaluation required by the SMU Biology Department and/or the University; holding office hours for students; compliance with safety regulations to maintain a safe learning environment for staff and students.

Remuneration:
Remuneration is in accordance with the Collective Agreement between Saint Mary’s University and CUPE 3912.

How to Apply:
Applications are invited in the first instance from part-time faculty colleagues on the Saint Mary’s precedence list. Applicants who currently hold a part-time teaching appointment at Saint Mary’s University should submit a cover letter and a C.V. Applicants who do not currently hold a part-time teaching appointment at Saint Mary’s University should submit a complete application (including a cover letter, CV, proof of academic credentials, name and contact information of three referees, and any evidence of teaching effectiveness).

Submissions are made as a single PDF file sent directly via email to: Dr. Jeremy Lundholm, Chairperson, Department of Biology, jlundholm@smu.ca.

Application Deadline: July 3, 2018.
Saint Mary’s University hires on the basis of merit and is committed to the principles of employment equity. Saint Mary’s University encourages applications from qualified women, visible minorities, Aboriginal people, and people with disabilities. Preference will be given to Canadian citizens and permanent residents of Canada.

CUPE 3912 Job Posting for Part-Time Instructor

Course: BIOL 4404.1 Behavioural Ecology – LECTURE
Department: Department of Biology, Faculty of Science, Saint Mary’s University
Semester: Fall 2018 (September 4 – December 18)
Schedule: Tuesday/Thursday 10:00 am – 11:15 am

Academic Calendar Description:
Behavioural Ecology is the examination of how animals interact in their environment with emphasis on the adaptive value of behaviour. Topics include the life-history trade-offs, foraging theory, predation, competition, game theory, natural and sexual selection, mating systems, parental care, and communication. Independent research is conducted in labs.
Additional Details:
Lecture only.

Qualifications:
Preferred applicant will possess a PhD in Biology or related field, and relevant course experience with respect to course instruction (with evidence of teaching effectiveness).

Duties:
Duties and responsibilities include preparation and delivery of course lectures; preparation of assessments; evaluation of student performance and grading; other forms of evaluation required by the SMU Biology Department and/or the University; holding office hours for students; compliance with safety regulations to maintain a safe learning environment for staff and students.
Remuneration:
Remuneration is in accordance with the Collective Agreement between Saint Mary’s University and CUPE 3912.

How to Apply:
Applications are invited in the first instance from part-time faculty colleagues on the Saint Mary’s precedence list. Applicants who currently hold a part-time teaching appointment at Saint Mary’s University should submit a cover letter and a C.V. Applicants who do not currently hold a part-time teaching appointment at Saint Mary’s University should submit a complete application (including a cover letter, CV, proof of academic credentials, name and contact information of three referees, and any evidence of teaching effectiveness).

Submissions are made as a single PDF file sent directly via email to: Dr. Jeremy Lundholm, Chairperson, Department of Biology, jlundholm@smu.ca.

Application Deadline: July 3, 2018.

Saint Mary’s University hires on the basis of merit and is committed to the principles of employment equity. Saint Mary’s University encourages applications from qualified women, visible minorities, Aboriginal people, and people with disabilities. Preference will be given to Canadian citizens and permanent residents of Canada.

CUPE 3912 Job Posting for Part-Time Instructor

Course: BIOL 4404.1L Behavioural Ecology – LABORATOY
Department: Department of Biology, Faculty of Science, Saint Mary’s University
Semester: Fall 2018 (September 4 – December 18)
Schedule: Thursday 2:30 pm – 5:30 pm

Academic Calendar Description:
Behavioural Ecology is the examination of how animals interact in their environment with emphasis on the adaptive value of behaviour. Topics include the life-history trade-offs, foraging theory, predation, competition, game theory, natural and sexual selection, mating systems, parental care, and communication. Independent research is conducted in labs.
Additional Details:
Laboratory only.

Qualifications:
Preferred applicant will possess a PhD in Biology or related field, and relevant course experience with respect to course instruction (with evidence of teaching effectiveness), and evidence of completing WHMIS training.

Duties:
Duties and responsibilities include student instruction in laboratory procedures and methods, including pre-lab tutorial; supervision students performing laboratory activities; supervision of teaching assistants (when available); evaluation of student performance and grading; preparation/administration of lab assignments and/or other forms of evaluation required by the SMU Biology Department and/or the University; holding office hours for students; compliance with safety regulations to maintain a safe learning environment for staff and students.

Remuneration:
Remuneration is in accordance with the Collective Agreement between Saint Mary’s University and CUPE 3912.

How to Apply:
Applications are invited in the first instance from part-time faculty colleagues on the Saint Mary’s precedence list. Applicants who currently hold a part-time teaching appointment at Saint Mary’s University should submit a cover letter and a C.V. Applicants who do not currently hold a part-time teaching appointment at Saint Mary’s University should submit a complete application (including a cover letter, CV, proof of academic credentials, name and contact information of three referees, and any evidence of teaching effectiveness).

Submissions are made as a single PDF file sent directly via email to: Dr. Jeremy Lundholm, Chairperson, Department of Biology, jlundholm@smu.ca.

Application Deadline: July 3, 2018.
Saint Mary’s University hires on the basis of merit and is committed to the principles of employment equity. Saint Mary’s University encourages applications from qualified women, visible minorities, Aboriginal people, and people with disabilities. Preference will be given to Canadian citizens and permanent residents of Canada.

CUPE 3912 Job Posting for Part-Time Instructor

Course: BIOL 6606.1 Current Topics in Biology – LECTURE
Department: Department of Biology, Faculty of Science, Saint Mary’s University
Semester: Fall 2018 (September 4 – December 18)
Schedule: Wednesday 9:30 am – 12:30 pm

Academic Calendar Description:
A journal article-based examination of developments in biology that are relevant to all biology graduate students.

Additional Details:
Lecture only.

Qualifications:
Preferred applicant will possess a PhD in Biology or related field, and relevant course experience with respect to course instruction (with evidence of teaching effectiveness).

Duties:
Duties and responsibilities include preparation and delivery of course lectures; preparation of assessments; evaluation of student performance and grading; other forms of evaluation required by the SMU Biology Department and/or the University; holding office hours for students; compliance with safety regulations to maintain a safe learning environment for staff and students.
Remuneration:
Remuneration is in accordance with the Collective Agreement between Saint Mary’s University and CUPE 3912.

How to Apply:
Applications are invited in the first instance from part-time faculty colleagues on the Saint Mary’s precedence list. Applicants who currently hold a part-time teaching appointment at Saint Mary’s University should submit a cover letter and a C.V. Applicants who do not currently hold a part-time teaching appointment at Saint Mary’s University should submit a complete application (including a cover letter, CV, proof of academic credentials, name and contact information of three referees, and any evidence of teaching effectiveness).

Submissions are made as a single PDF file sent directly via email to: Dr. Jeremy Lundholm, Chairperson, Department of Biology, jlundholm@smu.ca.

Application Deadline: July 3, 2018.

Saint Mary’s University hires on the basis of merit and is committed to the principles of employment equity. Saint Mary’s University encourages applications from qualified women, visible minorities, Aboriginal people, and people with disabilities. Preference will be given to Canadian citizens and permanent residents of Canada.

DAL  

Part‑Time Academic Postings: Department of Biology
Posted by Department of Biology on June 15, 2018 in Job Postings
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PART-TIME ACADEMIC POSTING
DALHOUSIE UNIVERSITY
Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada B3H 4R2

POSTING DATE: June 15, 2018
APPLICATION DEADLINE: June 24, 2018

POSITION: Part-time Academic

DEPARTMENT/LOCATION: Biology / Life Sciences Centre

PAY RATE: In accordance with CUPE Collective Agreement, prorated to 50% of course

WORK ASSIGNMENT: The part-time academic will be responsible for co-teaching the field and lab intensive BIOL/MARI 3680.03, “Scientific Diving Methods in Ecology”. The course will be offered in the Summer session, August 15-30, 2018, Sunday through Saturday, approx. 0835-1655. Responsibilities include all aspects of teaching and administering the course, including lectures, field trips, test preparation, and evaluation of tests and reports. The part-time academic will also be responsible for preparing a budget in consultation with the program director, and keeping field-related expenses within the approved budget. In addition, the part-time academic will be responsible for driving students in vehicles rented by the university. The part-time academic should expect to spend considerable time before the course in preparing field exercises and after the official course dates to complete the evaluation of student work.

REQUIREMENTS OF POSITION: A graduate degree in Biology or related field and research experience directly related to the topic of the course. Rescue Diver or Dive Master qualifications, at least 500 scientific dives logged, and previous experience with supervising students doing scientific diving SCUBA research. Up-to-date (within last 3 years) Standard First Aid and CPR certification and driver’s license valid in Nova Scotia. Preference will be given to candidates possessing a Ph.D. and/or previous university teaching experience in the subject of the course.

Applications should include a letter, up-to-date C.V., and evidence of teaching effectiveness (such as summary of relevant course evaluations). Please contact Cindy Staicer before applying if you have any questions about the position.

IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN THE ABOVE POSITION, PLEASE APPLY IN WRITING (e-mail) BY THE APPLICATION DEADLINE TO:

Dr. Cindy Staicer , Director, SEASIDE Program, Department of Biology, Dalhousie University, Halifax, NS, B3H 4R2 www.dal.ca/seaside

All offers of employment as a Part-Time Academic are conditional upon sufficient student enrolment in the course and approval by the University. Dalhousie University is committed to fostering a collegial culture grounded in diversity and inclusiveness. The university encourages applications from qualified Aboriginal people, persons with a disability, racially visible persons, women, persons of minority sexual orientations and gender identities, and all qualified candidates who would contribute to the diversity of our community.

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PART-TIME ACADEMIC POSTING
DALHOUSIE UNIVERSITY
Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada B3H 4R2

POSTING DATE: June 15, 2018
APPLICATION DEADLINE: June 24, 2018

POSITION: Part-time Academic

DEPARTMENT/LOCATION: Biology / Life Sciences Centre

PAY RATE: In accordance with CUPE Collective Agreement

WORK ASSIGNMENT: The part-time academic will be responsible for co-teaching the field and lab intensive BIOL/MARI 3626.03 (Sec. 2), “Field Studies of Marine Mammals”. The course will be offered in the Summer session, August 14-31, 2018, Sunday through Saturday, approx. 0835-1655 every day. Responsibilities include all aspects of teaching and administering the course, including lectures, field trips, test preparation, and evaluation of tests and reports. The part-time instructor will be responsible for students at all times of day for 5 days while off campus on Cape Breton Island, NS. The part-time academic will also be responsible for preparing a budget in consultation with the program director, and keeping field-related expenses within the approved budget. In addition, the part-time academic will be responsible for driving students in vehicles rented by the university. The part-time academic should expect to spend considerable time before and after the official course dates preparing and marking.

REQUIREMENTS OF POSITION: A graduate degree in Biology or related field and research experience directly related to the topic of the course. Up-to-date (within last 3 years) Standard First Aid and CPR certification and driver’s license valid in Nova Scotia. Preference will be given to candidates possessing a Ph.D. and/or previous university teaching experience in the subject of the course.

Applications should include a letter, up-to-date C.V., and evidence of teaching effectiveness (such as summary of relevant course evaluations). Please contact Cindy Staicer before applying if you have any questions about the position.

IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN THE ABOVE POSITION, PLEASE APPLY IN WRITING (e-mail) BY THE APPLICATION DEADLINE TO:

Dr. Cindy Staicer , Director, SEASIDE Program, Department of Biology, Dalhousie University, Halifax, NS, B3H 4R2 www.dal.ca/seaside

All offers of employment as a Part-Time Academic are conditional upon sufficient student enrolment in the course and approval by the University. Dalhousie University is committed to fostering a collegial culture grounded in diversity and inclusiveness. The university encourages applications from qualified Aboriginal people, persons with a disability, racially visible persons, women, persons of minority sexual orientations and gender identities, and all qualified candidates who would contribute to the diversity of our community.

MSVU  

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Department/Faculty: Biology
Course Name: Human Reproduction, Growth and Maturation
Course Code: BIOL 1114 02
Academic Term: Winter
Class Timetable: W 7:15 PM – 9:45 PM
Course Unit Value: 0.5 unit
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Start Date: 1/7/2019
End Date: 4/30/2019
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Qualifications:
The successful candidate will have a PhD in a life science, expertise in
the course subjects, and demonstrated competence in teaching at the
university level.
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Duties: Preparation, teaching, student consultation, grading and marking,
distribution of student evaluation questionnaires, involvement in student
appeals, and other duties appropriate to the
appointment. —————————————————
Additional Duties:
See the description of BIOL 1114 in the MSVU Undergraduate Academic
Calendar.
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Remuneration: Remuneration is in accordance with the Collective Agreement
between Mount Saint Vincent University and CUPE 3912
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How to apply: Send your application accompanied by curriculum vitae and
the names of three references to:
Department Chair: Dr. Ronald MacKay, Dept. of Biology
Email: biology@msvu.ca

Application deadline: 7/6/2018
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Department/Faculty: Biology
Course Name: Human Reproduction, Growth and Maturation
Course Code: BIOL 1114 19
Academic Term: Winter
Class Timetable: T 7:15pm – 9:45pm
Course Unit Value: 0.5 unit
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Start Date: 1/7/2019
End Date: 4/30/2019
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Qualifications:
The successful candidate will have a PhD in a life science, expertise in
the course subjects and demonstrated competence in teaching online courses
at the university level.
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Duties: Preparation, teaching, student consultation, grading and marking,
distribution of student evaluation questionnaires, involvement in student
appeals, and other duties appropriate to the
appointment. —————————————————
Additional Duties:
See the description of BIOL 1114 in the MSVU Undergraduate Academic
Calendar. Students will have access to a set of online modules.
The instructor is expected to guide students as they work through these
modules. The instructor may add material that complements the content of
the modules.
—————————————————
Remuneration: Remuneration is in accordance with the Collective Agreement
between Mount Saint Vincent University and CUPE 3912
—————————————————
How to apply: Send your application accompanied by curriculum vitae and
the names of three references to:
Department Chair: Dr. Ronald MacKay, Dept. of Biology
Email: biology@msvu.ca

Application deadline: 7/6/2018
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Department/Faculty: Biology
Course Name: Human Anatomy and Physiology II
Course Code: BIOL 2206 01
Academic Term: Winter
Class Timetable: TTh 4:30pm – 5:45pm
Course Unit Value: 0.5 unit
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Start Date: 1/7/2019
End Date: 4/30/2019
—————————————————
Qualifications:
The successful candidate will have a PhD in a relevant area of biology,
expertise in the course subject, and demonstrated competence in teaching
at the university level.
—————————————————
Duties: Preparation, teaching, student consultation, grading and marking,
distribution of student evaluation questionnaires, involvement in student
appeals, and other duties appropriate to the
appointment. —————————————————
Additional Duties:
See the description of BIOL 2206 in the MSVU Undergraduate Academic
Calendar.
—————————————————
Remuneration: Remuneration is in accordance with the Collective Agreement
between Mount Saint Vincent University and CUPE 3912
—————————————————
How to apply: Send your application accompanied by curriculum vitae and
the names of three references to:
Department Chair: Dr. Ronald MacKay, Dept. of Biology
Email: biology@msvu.ca

Application deadline: 7/6/2018
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Department/Faculty: Biology
Course Name: Cell and Molecular Biology
Course Code: BIOL 2240 02
Academic Term: Winter
Class Timetable: MWF 9:00am – 9:50am
Course Unit Value: 0.5 unit
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Start Date: 1/7/2019
End Date: 4/30/2019
—————————————————
Qualifications:
The successful candidate will have a PhD in a relevant area of biology,
expertise in the course subject, and demonstrated competence in teaching
at the university level.
—————————————————
Duties: Preparation, teaching, student consultation, grading and marking,
distribution of student evaluation questionnaires, involvement in student
appeals, and other duties appropriate to the
appointment. —————————————————
Additional Duties:
See the description of BIOL 2240 in the MSVU Undergraduate Academic
Calendar.
—————————————————
Remuneration: Remuneration is in accordance with the Collective Agreement
between Mount Saint Vincent University and CUPE 3912
—————————————————
How to apply: Send your application accompanied by curriculum vitae and
the names of three references to:
Department Chair: Dr. Ronald MacKay, Dept. of Biology
Email: biology@msvu.ca

Application deadline: 7/6/2018
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Department/Faculty: Biology
Course Name: Principles of Heredity
Course Code: BIOL 3370 01
Academic Term: Winter
Class Timetable: MW 1:30 – 2:45 PM
Course Unit Value: 0.5 unit
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Start Date: 1/7/2019
End Date: 4/30/2019
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Qualifications:
The successful candidate will have a PhD in a relevant area of biology,
expertise in the course subject, and demonstrated competence in teaching
at the university level.
—————————————————
Duties: Preparation, teaching, student consultation, grading and marking,
distribution of student evaluation questionnaires, involvement in student
appeals, and other duties appropriate to the
appointment. —————————————————
Additional Duties:
See the description of BIOL 3370 in the MSVU Undergraduate Academic
Calendar.
—————————————————
Remuneration: Remuneration is in accordance with the Collective Agreement
between Mount Saint Vincent University and CUPE 3912
—————————————————
How to apply: Send your application accompanied by curriculum vitae and
the names of three references to:
Department Chair: Dr. Ronald MacKay, Dept. of Biology
Email: biology@msvu.ca

Application deadline: 7/6/2018
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Department/Faculty: Biology
Course Name: Laboratory for BIOL 2202 General Microbiology
Course Code: BIOL 202L LC
Academic Term: Winter
Class Timetable: T 1:30pm – 4:15pm
Course Unit Value: 0.25 unit
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Start Date: 1/7/2019
End Date: 4/30/2019
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Qualifications:
The candidate must have a BSc in a life science, at least one year of
microbiology laboratory experience (post-BSc) and some relevant
lab-teaching experience (post-BSc).
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Duties: Preparation, teaching, student consultation, grading and marking,
distribution of student evaluation questionnaires, involvement in student
appeals, and other duties appropriate to the
appointment. —————————————————
Additional Duties:
The instructor does not create the exercises or write the lab manual. The
instructor works with the lecturer and the senior lab instructor, and
supervises the activities of the technician, teaching assistant and
students. The instructor should not modify the exercises described in the
lab manual without consultation with the lecturer. The instructor is
responsible for providing the technician with at least two weeks-notice of
the reagents, materials and equipment required for each lab session – this
notice should be detailed and comprehensive, including quantities and
numbers of all items. This lab may or may not be provided with a teaching
assistant. For a description of the course content, see BIOL 2202 in the
MSVU Undergraduate Academic Calendar.
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Remuneration: Remuneration is in accordance with the Collective Agreement
between Mount Saint Vincent University and CUPE 3912
—————————————————
How to apply: Send your application accompanied by curriculum vitae and
the names of three references to:
Department Chair: Dr. Ronald MacKay, Dept. of Biology
Email: biology@msvu.ca

Application deadline: 7/6/2018
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Department/Faculty: Biology
Course Name: Laboratory for BIOL 2202 General Microbiology
Course Code: BIOL 202L LD
Academic Term: Winter
Class Timetable: W 1:30pm – 4:15pm
Course Unit Value: 0.25 unit
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Start Date: 1/7/2019
End Date: 4/30/2019
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Qualifications:
The candidate must have a BSc in a life science, at least one year of
microbiology laboratory experience (post-BSc) and some relevant
lab-teaching experience (post-BSc).
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Duties: Preparation, teaching, student consultation, grading and marking,
distribution of student evaluation questionnaires, involvement in student
appeals, and other duties appropriate to the
appointment. —————————————————
Additional Duties:
The instructor does not create the exercises or write the lab manual. The
instructor works with the lecturer and the senior lab instructor, and
supervises the activities of the technician, teaching assistant and
students. The instructor should not modify the exercises described in the
lab manual without consultation with the lecturer. The instructor is
responsible for providing the technician with at least two weeks-notice of
the reagents, materials and equipment required for each lab session – this
notice should be detailed and comprehensive, including quantities and
numbers of all items. This lab may or may not be provided with a teaching
assistant. For a description of the course content, see BIOL 2202 in the
MSVU Undergraduate Academic Calendar.
—————————————————
Remuneration: Remuneration is in accordance with the Collective Agreement
between Mount Saint Vincent University and CUPE 3912
—————————————————
How to apply: Send your application accompanied by curriculum vitae and
the names of three references to:
Department Chair: Dr. Ronald MacKay, Dept. of Biology
Email: biology@msvu.ca

Application deadline: 7/6/2018
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Department/Faculty: Biology
Course Name: Laboratory for BIOL 2240 Cell and Molecular Biology
Course Code: BIOL 224L LB
Academic Term: Winter
Class Timetable: W 1:30pm – 4:15pm
Course Unit Value: 0.25 unit
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Start Date: 1/7/2019
End Date: 4/30/2019
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Qualifications:
The candidate must have a BSc in a life science, at least one year of
cell, molecular or biochemistry laboratory experience (post-BSc) and some
relevant lab-teaching experience (post-BSc).
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Duties: Preparation, teaching, student consultation, grading and marking,
distribution of student evaluation questionnaires, involvement in student
appeals, and other duties appropriate to the
appointment. —————————————————
Additional Duties:
The instructor does not create the exercises or write the lab manual. The
instructor works with the lecturer and the senior lab instructor, and
supervises the activities of the technician, teaching assistant and
students. The instructor should not modify the exercises described in the
lab manual without consultation with the lecturer. The instructor is
responsible for providing the technician with at least two weeks-notice of
the reagents, materials and equipment required for each lab session – this
notice should be detailed and comprehensive, including quantities and
numbers of all items. This lab may or may not be provided with a teaching
assistant. For a description of the course content, see BIOL 2240 in the
MSVU Undergraduate Academic Calendar.
—————————————————
Remuneration: Remuneration is in accordance with the Collective Agreement
between Mount Saint Vincent University and CUPE 3912
—————————————————
How to apply: Send your application accompanied by curriculum vitae and
the names of three references to:
Department Chair: Dr. Ronald MacKay, Dept. of Biology
Email: biology@msvu.ca

Application deadline: 7/6/2018
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Department/Faculty: Biology
Course Name: Laboratory for BIOL 3370 Principles of Heredity
Course Code: BIOL 370L LA
Academic Term: Winter
Class Timetable: T 1:30pm – 4:15pm
Course Unit Value: 0.25 unit
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Start Date: 1/7/2019
End Date: 4/30/2019
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Qualifications:
The candidate must have a BSc in a life science, at least one year of
genetic laboratory experience (post-BSc) and some relevant lab-teaching
experience (post-BSc).
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Duties: Preparation, teaching, student consultation, grading and marking,
distribution of student evaluation questionnaires, involvement in student
appeals, and other duties appropriate to the
appointment. —————————————————
Additional Duties:
This is a position for a laboratory instructor. The instructor does not
create the exercises or write the lab manual. The instructor works with
the lecturer, the senior lab instructor, the technician and the teaching
assistants. This lab may or may not be provided with a teaching assistant.
For a description of the course, see BIOL 3370 in the MSVU Undergraduate
Academic Calendar.
—————————————————
Remuneration: Remuneration is in accordance with the Collective Agreement
between Mount Saint Vincent University and CUPE 3912
—————————————————
How to apply: Send your application accompanied by curriculum vitae and
the names of three references to:
Department Chair: Dr. Ronald MacKay, Dept. of Biology
Email: biology@msvu.ca

Application deadline: 7/6/2018
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Department/Faculty: Biology
Course Name: Human Reproduction, Growth and Maturation
Course Code: BIOL 1114 01
Academic Term: Fall
Class Timetable: W 7:15 PM – 9:45 PM
Course Unit Value: 0.5 unit
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Start Date: 9/5/2018
End Date: 12/20/2018
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Qualifications:
The successful candidate will have a PhD in a life science, expertise in
the course subjects, and demonstrated competence in teaching at the
university level.
—————————————————
Duties: Preparation, teaching, student consultation, grading and marking,
distribution of student evaluation questionnaires, involvement in student
appeals, and other duties appropriate to the
appointment. —————————————————
Additional Duties:
See the description of BIOL 1114 in the MSVU Undergraduate Academic
Calendar.
—————————————————
Remuneration: Remuneration is in accordance with the Collective Agreement
between Mount Saint Vincent University and CUPE 3912
—————————————————
How to apply: Send your application accompanied by curriculum vitae and
the names of three references to:
Department Chair: Dr. Ronald MacKay, Dept. of Biology
Email: Biology@msvu.ca

Application deadline: 7/1/2018
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Department/Faculty: Biology
Course Name: Human Reproduction, Growth and Maturation
Course Code: BIOL 1114 18
Academic Term: Fall
Class Timetable: T 7:15 PM – 9:45 PM
Course Unit Value: 0.5 unit
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Start Date: 9/5/2018
End Date: 12/20/2018
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Qualifications:
The successful candidate will have a PhD in a life science, expertise in
the course subjects and demonstrated competence in teaching online courses
at the university level.
—————————————————
Duties: Preparation, teaching, student consultation, grading and marking,
distribution of student evaluation questionnaires, involvement in student
appeals, and other duties appropriate to the
appointment. —————————————————
Additional Duties:
See the description of BIOL 1114 in the MSVU Undergraduate Academic
Calendar. Students will have access to a set of online modules.
The instructor is expected to guide students as they work through these
modules. The instructor may add material that complements the content of
the modules.
—————————————————
Remuneration: Remuneration is in accordance with the Collective Agreement
between Mount Saint Vincent University and CUPE 3912
—————————————————
How to apply: Send your application accompanied by curriculum vitae and
the names of three references to:
Department Chair: Dr. Ronald MacKay, Dept. of Biology
Email: biology@msvu.ca

Application deadline: 7/1/2018
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Department/Faculty: Biology
Course Name: General Microbiology
Course Code: BIOL 2202 01
Academic Term: Fall
Class Timetable: TTh 12:00 – 1:15 PM
Course Unit Value: 0.5 unit
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Start Date: 9/5/2018
End Date: 12/20/2018
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Qualifications:
The successful candidate will have a PhD in a relevant area of biology,
expertise in the course subject, and demonstrated competence in teaching
at the university level.
—————————————————
Duties: Preparation, teaching, student consultation, grading and marking,
distribution of student evaluation questionnaires, involvement in student
appeals, and other duties appropriate to the
appointment. —————————————————
Additional Duties:
See the description of BIOL 2202 in the MSVU Undergraduate Academic
Calendar.
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Remuneration: Remuneration is in accordance with the Collective Agreement
between Mount Saint Vincent University and CUPE 3912
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How to apply: Send your application accompanied by curriculum vitae and
the names of three references to:
Department Chair: Dr. Ronald MacKay, Dept. of Biology
Email: biology@msvu.ca

Application deadline: 7/1/2018
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Department/Faculty: Biology
Course Name: Human Anatomy and Physiology I
Course Code: BIOL 2205 01
Academic Term: Fall
Class Timetable: TTh 4:30pm – 5:45pm
Course Unit Value: 0.5 unit
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Start Date: 9/5/2018
End Date: 12/20/2018
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Qualifications:
The successful candidate will have a PhD in a relevant area of biology,
expertise in the course subject, and demonstrated competence in teaching
at the university level.
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Duties: Preparation, teaching, student consultation, grading and marking,
distribution of student evaluation questionnaires, involvement in student
appeals, and other duties appropriate to the
appointment. —————————————————
Additional Duties:
See the description of BIOL 2205 in the MSVU Undergraduate Academic
Calendar.
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Remuneration: Remuneration is in accordance with the Collective Agreement
between Mount Saint Vincent University and CUPE 3912
—————————————————
How to apply: Send your application accompanied by curriculum vitae and
the names of three references to:
Department Chair: Dr. Ronald MacKay, Dept. of Biology
Email: biology@msvu.ca

Application deadline: 7/1/2018
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Department/Faculty: Biology
Course Name: Laboratory for BIOL 2202 General Microbiology
Course Code: BIOL 202L LA
Academic Term: Fall
Class Timetable: T 1:30pm – 4:15pm
Course Unit Value: 0.25 unit
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Start Date: 9/5/2018
End Date: 12/20/2018
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Qualifications:
The candidate must have a BSc in a life science, at least one year of
microbiology laboratory experience (post-BSc) and some relevant
lab-teaching experience (post-BSc).
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Duties: Preparation, teaching, student consultation, grading and marking,
distribution of student evaluation questionnaires, involvement in student
appeals, and other duties appropriate to the
appointment. —————————————————
Additional Duties:
The instructor does not create the exercises or write the lab manual. The
instructor works with the lecturer and the senior lab instructor, and
supervises the activities of the technician, teaching assistant and
students. The instructor should not modify the exercises described in the
lab manual without consultation with the lecturer. The instructor is
responsible for providing the technician with at least two weeks-notice of
the reagents, materials and equipment required for each lab session – this
notice should be detailed and comprehensive, including quantities and
numbers of all items. This lab may or may not be provided with a teaching
assistant. For a description of the course content, see BIOL 2202 in the
MSVU Undergraduate Academic Calendar.
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Remuneration: Remuneration is in accordance with the Collective Agreement
between Mount Saint Vincent University and CUPE 3912
—————————————————
How to apply: Send your application accompanied by curriculum vitae and
the names of three references to:
Department Chair: Dr. Ronald MacKay, Dept. of Biology
Email: biology@msvu.ca

Application deadline: 7/1/2018
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Department/Faculty: Biology
Course Name: Laboratory for BIOL 2203 Plants: Form and Function
Course Code: BIOL 203L LA
Academic Term: Fall
Class Timetable: T 1:30pm – 4:15pm
Course Unit Value: 0.25 unit
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Start Date: 9/5/2018
End Date: 12/20/2018
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Qualifications:
The candidate must have a BSc in a life science, at least one year of
plant morphology or physiology laboratory experience (post-BSc) and some
relevant lab-teaching experience (post-BSc).
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Duties: Preparation, teaching, student consultation, grading and marking,
distribution of student evaluation questionnaires, involvement in student
appeals, and other duties appropriate to the
appointment. —————————————————
Additional Duties:
This is a position for a laboratory instructor. The instructor does not
create the exercises or write the lab manual. The instructor works with
the lecturer, the senior lab instructor, the technician and teaching
assistants. This lab may or may not be provided with a teaching assistant.
For a description of the course see BIOL 2203 in the MSVU Undergraduate
Academic Calendar.
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Remuneration: Remuneration is in accordance with the Collective Agreement
between Mount Saint Vincent University and CUPE 3912
—————————————————
How to apply: Send your application accompanied by curriculum vitae and
the names of three references to:
Department Chair: Dr. Ronald MacKay, Dept. of Biology
Email: biology@msvu.ca

Application deadline: 7/1/2018
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Department/Faculty: Biology
Course Name: Laboratory for BIOL 2240 Cell and Molecular Biology
Course Code: BIOL 224L LA
Academic Term: Fall
Class Timetable: W 4:30 PM – 7:00 PM
Course Unit Value: 0.25 unit
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Start Date: 9/5/2018
End Date: 12/20/2018
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Qualifications:
The candidate must have a BSc in a life science, at least one year of
cell, molecular or biochemistry laboratory experience (post-BSc) and some
relevant lab-teaching experience (post-BSc).
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Duties: Preparation, teaching, student consultation, grading and marking,
distribution of student evaluation questionnaires, involvement in student
appeals, and other duties appropriate to the
appointment. —————————————————
Additional Duties:
The instructor does not create the exercises or write the lab manual. The
instructor works with the lecturer and the senior lab instructor, and
supervises the activities of the technician, teaching assistant and
students. The instructor should not modify the exercises described in the
lab manual without consultation with the lecturer. The instructor is
responsible for providing the technician with at least two weeks-notice of
the reagents, materials and equipment required for each lab session – this
notice should be detailed and comprehensive, including quantities and
numbers of all items. This lab may or may not be provided with a teaching
assistant. For a description of the course content, see BIOL 2240 in the
MSVU Undergraduate Academic Calendar.
—————————————————
Remuneration: Remuneration is in accordance with the Collective Agreement
between Mount Saint Vincent University and CUPE 3912
—————————————————
How to apply: Send your application accompanied by curriculum vitae and
the names of three references to:
Department Chair: Dr. Ronald MacKay, Dept. of Biology
Email: biology@msvu.ca

Application deadline: 7/1/2018
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Department/Faculty: Biology
Course Name: Laboratory for BIOL 3312 General Ecology
Course Code: BIOL 312L LA
Academic Term: Fall
Class Timetable: Th 1:30pm – 4:15pm
Course Unit Value: 0.25 unit
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Start Date: 9/5/2018
End Date: 12/20/2018
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Qualifications:
The candidate must have a BSc in a life science, at least one year of
laboratory or field experience in ecology (post-BSc) and some relevant
lab- and/or field-teaching experience (post-BSc).

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Duties: Preparation, teaching, student consultation, grading and marking,
distribution of student evaluation questionnaires, involvement in student
appeals, and other duties appropriate to the
appointment. —————————————————
Additional Duties:
The instructor does not create the exercises or write the lab manual. The
instructor works with the lecturer and the senior lab instructor, and
supervises the activities of the technician, teaching assistant and
students. The instructor should not modify the exercises described in the
lab manual without consultation with the lecturer. The instructor is
responsible for providing the technician with at least two weeks-notice of
the reagents, materials and equipment required for each lab session – this
notice should be detailed and comprehensive, including quantities and
numbers of all items. This lab may or may not be provided with a teaching
assistant. For a description of the course content, see BIOL 3312 in the
MSVU Undergraduate Academic Calendar.
—————————————————
Remuneration: Remuneration is in accordance with the Collective Agreement
between Mount Saint Vincent University and CUPE 3912
—————————————————
How to apply: Send your application accompanied by curriculum vitae and
the names of three references to:
Department Chair: Dr. Ronald MacKay, Dept. of Biology
Email: biology@msvu.ca

Application deadline: 7/1/2018
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Department/Faculty: Biology
Course Name: Cell and Molecular Biology
Course Code: BIOL 2240 01
Academic Term: Fall
Class Timetable: MWF 9:00am – 9:50am
Course Unit Value: 0.5 unit
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Start Date: 9/5/2018
End Date: 12/20/2018
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Qualifications:
The successful candidate will have a PhD in a relevant area of biology,
expertise in the course subject, and demonstrated competence in teaching
at the university level.
—————————————————
Duties: Preparation, teaching, student consultation, grading and marking,
distribution of student evaluation questionnaires, involvement in student
appeals, and other duties appropriate to the
appointment. —————————————————
Additional Duties:
See the description of BIOL 2240 in the MSVU Undergraduate Academic
Calendar.
—————————————————
Remuneration: Remuneration is in accordance with the Collective Agreement
between Mount Saint Vincent University and CUPE 3912
—————————————————
How to apply: Send your application accompanied by curriculum vitae and
the names of three references to:
Department Chair: Dr. Ronald MacKay, Dept. of Biology
Email: biology@msvu.ca

Application deadline: 7/1/2018
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Mount Saint Vincent University

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Department/Faculty: Biology
Course Name: LAB – BIOL 1152 Introductory Biology I
Course Code: BIOL 152L LE
Academic Term: Fall
Class Timetable: Th 9:00am – 11:45am
Course Unit Value: 0.25 unit
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Start Date: 9/5/2018
End Date: 12/20/2018
—————————————————
Qualifications:
The candidate must have a BSc in biology or related discipline, at least
one year of laboratory experience, and some relevant post-BSc teaching
experience.
—————————————————
Duties: Preparation, teaching, student consultation, grading and marking,
distribution of student evaluation questionnaires, involvement in student
appeals, and other duties appropriate to the
appointment. —————————————————
Additional Duties:
This is a position for a laboratory instructor. The instructor is not
responsible for creating the exercises or preparing the lab manual. The
instructor works co-operatively with the lecturer for the course, the
senior lab instructor, the departmental technician, and teaching
assistants. For a description of the course, see the entry for BIOL 1152
in the MSVU Undergraduate Academic Calendar.
—————————————————
Remuneration: Remuneration is in accordance with the Collective Agreement
between Mount Saint Vincent University and CUPE 3912
—————————————————
How to apply: Send your application accompanied by curriculum vitae and
the names of three references to:
Department Chair: Dr. Ronald MacKay, Dept. of Biology
Email: biology@msvu.ca

Application deadline: 7/1/2018
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MSVU  

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Department/Faculty: Biology
Course Name: Introductory Biology I (2nd half)
Course Code: BIOL 1152 01 (2nd half)
Academic Term: Fall
Class Timetable: MWF 10:30am – 11:20am
Course Unit Value: 0.25 unit
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Start Date: 9/5/2018
End Date: 12/20/2018
—————————————————
Qualifications:
The successful candidate will have a PhD in a life science, expertise in
the course subjects and demonstrated competence in teaching at the
university level.
—————————————————
Duties: Preparation, teaching, student consultation, grading and marking,
distribution of student evaluation questionnaires, involvement in student
appeals, and other duties appropriate to the
appointment. —————————————————
Additional Duties:
See the description of BIOL 1152 in the MSVU Undergraduate Academic
Calendar. The second half of BIOL 1152 begins on October 19, 2018 and
includes genetics, gene expression and cell and molecular biology. The
lecturers of the first and second halves of BIOL 1152 co-operate in
administration of the course.
—————————————————
Remuneration: Remuneration is in accordance with the Collective Agreement
between Mount Saint Vincent University and CUPE 3912
—————————————————
How to apply: Send your application accompanied by curriculum vitae and
the names of three references to:
Department Chair: Dr. Ronald MacKay, Dept. of Biology
Email: biology@msvu.ca

Application deadline: 7/1/2018
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Department/Faculty: Biology
Course Name: Introductory Biology I (2nd half)
Course Code: BIOL 1152 02 (2nd half)
Academic Term: Fall
Class Timetable: MWF 12:00 – 12:50pm

Course Unit Value: 0.25 unit
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Start Date: 9/5/2018
End Date: 12/20/2018
—————————————————
Qualifications:
The successful candidate will have a PhD in a life science, expertise in
the course subjects and demonstrated competence in teaching at the
university level.
—————————————————
Duties: Preparation, teaching, student consultation, grading and marking,
distribution of student evaluation questionnaires, involvement in student
appeals, and other duties appropriate to the
appointment. —————————————————
Additional Duties:
See the description of BIOL 1152 in the MSVU Undergraduate Academic
Calendar. The second half of BIOL 1152 begins on October 19, 2018 and
includes genetics, gene expression and cell and molecular biology. The
lecturers of the first and second halves of BIOL 1152 co-operate in
administration of the course.
—————————————————
Remuneration: Remuneration is in accordance with the Collective Agreement
between Mount Saint Vincent University and CUPE 3912
—————————————————
How to apply: Send your application accompanied by curriculum vitae and
the names of three references to:
Department Chair: Dr. Ronald MacKay, Dept. of Biology
Email: biology@msvu.ca

Application deadline: 7/1/2018
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Dalhousie University
Part‑Time Academic Postings ‑ Biology/Science

Posted by Biology/Science on May 22, 2018 in Job Postings
POSTING DATE: May 22, 2018
APPLICATION DEADLINE: May 31, 2018
POSITION: Part-time Academic (2 positions); Cell Biology (Biology 2020.03); September 1, to December 31, 2018
DEPARTMENT/LOCATION: Biology

PAY RATE: $5,018.50 to $6,149.50

WORK ASSIGNMENT: The instructor is responsible for the Cell Biology (BIOL 2020) class lectures and evaluation of students (approximately 300). The instructor will consult with the Laboratory Instructor in the delivery of the course content. The position reports to the Chair of the Department.

REQUIREMENTS OF POSITION: The applicants will have an advanced degree in biology and have prior, recent teaching experience in the field of cell and molecular biology and demonstrated ability to lecture to over 100 undergraduate students. First-time applicants to the Department of Biology must provide the names of two references.

IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN THE ABOVE POSITION, PLEASE APPLY IN WRITING BY THE APPLICATION DEADLINE TO:

Chair biochair@dal.ca

Department of Biology, Room 2078

Dalhousie University

Halifax, NS B3H 4R2

All offers of employment as a part-time academic are conditional upon sufficient student enrolment in the course and approval by the University.

Dalhousie University is committed to fostering a collegial culture grounded in diversity and inclusiveness. The university encourages applications from Aboriginal people, persons with a disability, racially visible persons, women, persons of minority sexual orientations and gender identities, and all candidates who would contribute to the diversity of our community.

PART-TIME ACADEMIC POSTING

Department: Biology

Faculty: Science

DALHOUSIE UNIVERSITY

Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada B3H 4H6

POSTING DATE: May 22, 2018

APPLICATION DEADLINE: May 31, 2018
POSITION: Part-time Academic (1/2 position), Principles of Biology I (Biology 1010), September 1, to December 31, 2018
DEPARTMENT/LOCATION: Biology

PAY RATE: $5,028.50 to $6,149.50 (pro-rated)

WORK ASSIGNMENT: The instructor will be giving approximately 1/3 of the lectures in the genetics and molecular biology section of the class, assisting students on an individual basis, general administration of the classes (handling student issues, submitting grades, etc.) and invigilating tests and examinations. The position reports to the Chair of the Department.

REQUIREMENTS OF POSITION: Qualifications include a graduate degree in biology and demonstrated ability to lecture to over 900 undergraduate students. First-time applicants to the Department of Biology must provide the names of two references.

IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN THE ABOVE POSITION, PLEASE APPLY IN WRITING BY THE APPLICATION DEADLINE TO:

Chair biochair@dal.ca

Department of Biology, Room 2078

Dalhousie University

Halifax, NS B3H 4J1

All offers of employment as a part-time academic are conditional upon sufficient student enrolment in the course and approval by the University.

Dalhousie University is committed to fostering a collegial culture grounded in diversity and inclusiveness. The university encourages applications from Aboriginal people, persons with a disability, racially visible persons, women, persons of minority sexual orientations and gender identities, and all candidates who would contribute to the diversity of our community.

PART-TIME ACADEMIC POSTING

Department: Biology

Faculty: Science

DALHOUSIE UNIVERSITY

Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada B3H 4H6

POSTING DATE: May 22, 2018
APPLICATION DEADLINE: May 31, 2018
POSITIONS: Part-time Academic (2 positions); Cell Biology (Biology 2020.03); January 1, to April 30, 2019
DEPARTMENT/LOCATION: Biology

PAY RATE: $$5,028.50 to $6,149.50

WORK ASSIGNMENT: In consultation with the class coordinator, the sessional laboratory instructor(s) will be responsible for the development and teaching of the laboratory component of the course; coordinate class TA’s and technicians; and general administration (handling student issues, supervising TA’s, submitting grades, invigilating exam and tests, etc.). The positions report to the Chair of the Department.

REQUIREMENTS OF POSITION: The applicants will have an advanced degree in biology and previous, recent laboratory teaching experience in the related discipline. First-time applicants to the Department of Biology must provide the names of two references.

IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN THE ABOVE POSITION, PLEASE APPLY IN WRITING BY THE APPLICATION DEADLINE TO:

Chair biochair@dal.ca

Department of Biology, Room 2078

Dalhousie University

Halifax, NS B3H 4R2

All offers of employment as a part-time academic are conditional upon sufficient student enrolment in the course and approval by the University.

Dalhousie University is committed to fostering a collegial culture grounded in diversity and inclusiveness. The university encourages applications from qualified Aboriginal people, persons with a disability, racially visible persons, women, persons of minority sexual orientations and gender identities, and all qualified candidates who would contribute to the diversity of our community.

PART-TIME ACADEMIC POSTING

Department: Biology

Faculty: Science

DALHOUSIE UNIVERSITY

Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada B3H 4H6

POSTING DATE: May 22, 2018
APPLICATION DEADLINE: May 31, 2018

POSITION: Part-time Academic (1/2 position), Genetics and Molecular Biology (Biology 2030), September 1, to December 31, 2018
DEPARTMENT/LOCATION: Biology

PAY RATE: $5,028.50 to $6,149.50

WORK ASSIGNMENT: The sessional instructor will be giving approximately 1/3 of the lectures of the class. The successful applicant should be prepared to lecture in subject areas including DNA structure, replication and recombination, transcription, RNA interference and gene editing, post-transcriptional processing and editing, the genetic code and translation, chromosomal rearrangement and variations in chromosome number.

REQUIREMENTS OF POSITION: Qualifications include an advanced degree in biology with a specialization in genetics and molecular biology; demonstrated ability to lecture to over 100 undergraduate students. First-time applicants to the Department of Biology must provide the names of two references.

IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN THE ABOVE POSITION, PLEASE APPLY IN WRITING BY THE APPLICATION DEADLINE TO:

Chair biochair@dal.ca

Department of Biology, Room 2078

Dalhousie University

Halifax, NS B3H 4J1

All offers of employment as a part-time academic are conditional upon sufficient student enrolment in the course and approval by the University.

Dalhousie University is committed to fostering a collegial culture grounded in diversity and inclusiveness. The university encourages applications from Aboriginal people, persons with a disability, racially visible persons, women, persons of minority sexual orientations and gender identities, and all candidates who would contribute to the diversity of our community.

PART-TIME ACADEMIC POSTING

Department: Biology

Faculty: Science

DALHOUSIE UNIVERSITY

Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada B3H 4H6

POSTING DATE: May 22, 2018
APPLICATION DEADLINE: May 31, 2018

POSITION: Part-time Academic (1/2 position), Genetics and Molecular Biology (Biology 2030), January 1, to April 30, 2019
DEPARTMENT/LOCATION: Biology

PAY RATE: $5,028.50 to $6,149.50

WORK ASSIGNMENT: The sessional instructor will be giving approximately 1/3 of the lectures of the class. The successful applicant should be prepared to lecture in subject areas including mitosis & meiosis, Mendelian Genetics (basic principles and extensions, epistasis, sex linkage), complementation, probability, chi-square, pedigree analysis, recombination and linkage mapping in eukaryotes, quantitative and population genetics.

REQUIREMENTS OF POSITION: Qualifications include an advanced degree in biology with a specialization in genetics and molecular biology; demonstrated ability to lecture to over 100 undergraduate students. First-time applicants to the Department of Biology must provide the names of two references.

IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN THE ABOVE POSITION, PLEASE APPLY IN WRITING BY THE APPLICATION DEADLINE TO:

Chair biochair@dal.ca

Department of Biology, Room 2078

Dalhousie University

Halifax, NS B3H 4J1

All offers of employment as a part-time academic are conditional upon sufficient student enrolment in the course and approval by the University.

Dalhousie University is committed to fostering a collegial culture grounded in diversity and inclusiveness. The university encourages applications from Aboriginal people, persons with a disability, racially visible persons, women, persons of minority sexual orientations and gender identities, and all candidates who would contribute to the diversity of our community.

PART-TIME ACADEMIC POSTING

Department: Biology

Faculty: Science

DALHOUSIE UNIVERSITY

Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada B3H 4H6

POSTING DATE: May 22, 2018
APPLICATION DEADLINE: May 31, 2018

POSITIONS: Part-time Academic (2 positions); Behavioral Ecology (Biology 3062.03); January 1, to April 30, 2019
DEPARTMENT/LOCATION: Biology

PAY RATE: $5,028.50 to $6,149.50

WORK ASSIGNMENT: The instructor(s) will be giving lectures examining animal behaviour from an evolutionary perspective. Why do animals do what they do? Using the theory of natural selection as a basis, he/she will examine foraging, grouping patterns, territorial behaviour, parenting, mating behavior, social organization, aggression and co-operation. The position(s) reports to the Chair of the Department.

REQUIREMENTS OF POSITION: The applicants will have an advanced degree in biology and have prior, recent teaching experience in the field of behavioural ecology and demonstrated ability to lecture to over 100 undergraduate students. First-time applicants to the Department of Biology must provide the names of two references.

IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN THE ABOVE POSITION, PLEASE APPLY IN WRITING BY THE APPLICATION DEADLINE TO:

Chair biochair@dal.ca

Department of Biology, Room 2078

Dalhousie University

Halifax, NS B3H 4R2

All offers of employment as a part-time academic are conditional upon sufficient student enrolment in the course and approval by the University.

Dalhousie University is committed to fostering a collegial culture grounded in diversity and inclusiveness. The university encourages applications from Aboriginal people, persons with a disability, racially visible persons, women, persons of minority sexual orientations and gender identities, and all candidates who would contribute to the diversity of our community.

PART-TIME ACADEMIC POSTING

Department: Biology

Faculty: Science

DALHOUSIE UNIVERSITY

Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada B3H 4H6

POSTING DATE: May 22, 2018
APPLICATION DEADLINE: May 31, 2018

POSITIONS: Part-time Academic (2 positions): Parasitology (Biology 3322.03); September 1, to December 31, 2018
DEPARTMENT/LOCATION: Biology

PAY RATE: $5,028.50 to $6,149.50

WORK ASSIGNMENT: The instructor(s) is responsible for lectures, and coordinating the laboratory component of the class; assisting students on an individual basis; general administration of the classes (handling student issues, submitting grades, hiring/supervising TA’s, etc.); and invigilating tests and examinations. The position(s) reports to the Chair of the Department.

REQUIREMENTS OF POSITION: The applicants will have an advanced degree in biology. Previous, recent teaching experience (classroom and or laboratory) in the related discipline would be a definite asset. First time applicants must provide the names of two referees.

IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN THE ABOVE POSITION, PLEASE APPLY IN WRITING BY THE APPLICATION DEADLINE TO:

Chair biochair@dal.ca

Department of Biology, Room 2078

Dalhousie University

Halifax, NS B3H 4R2

All offers of employment as a part-time academic are conditional upon sufficient student enrolment in the course and approval by the University.

Dalhousie University is committed to fostering a collegial culture grounded in diversity and inclusiveness. The university encourages applications from Aboriginal people, persons with a disability, racially visible persons, women, persons of minority sexual orientations and gender identities, and all candidates who would contribute to the diversity of our community.

PART-TIME ACADEMIC POSTING

Department: Biology

Faculty: Science

DALHOUSIE UNIVERSITY

Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada B3H 4H6

POSTING DATE: May 22, 2018
APPLICATION DEADLINE: May 31, 2018

POSITIONS: Part-time Academic: Marine Mammalogy (Marine Biology 3090.03); January 1, to April 30, 2019
DEPARTMENT/LOCATION: Biology

PAY RATE: $5,028.50 to $6,149.50

WORK ASSIGNMENT: In consultation with the course coordinator, the instructors are responsible for lecturing on the various characteristics, special adaptations, evolution, ecosystem roles, and population biology of marine mammals. Evaluative material (examinations, mid-terms) will be given and marked. The position(s) reports to the Chair of the Department.

REQUIREMENTS OF POSITION: The applicants will possess a doctorate in biology with teaching and research experience in marine mammalogy. He/she will also have demonstrated ability in lecturing to students in an undergraduate course. First-time applicants to the Department of Biology must provide the names of two references.

IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN THE ABOVE POSITION, PLEASE APPLY IN WRITING BY THE APPLICATION DEADLINE TO:

Chair biochair@dal.ca

Department of Biology, Room 2078

Dalhousie University

Halifax, NS B3H 4R2

All offers of employment as a part-time academic are conditional upon sufficient student enrolment in the course and approval by the University.

Dalhousie University is committed to fostering a collegial culture grounded in diversity and inclusiveness. The university encourages applications from Aboriginal people, persons with a disability, racially visible persons, women, persons of minority sexual orientations and gender identities, and all candidates who would contribute to the diversity of our community.

Dalhousie University
Part‑Time Academic Postings ‑ Biology/Faculty of Science

Posted by Biology/Faculty of Science on May 15, 2018 in Job Postings
PART-TIME ACADEMIC POSTING

Department: Biology

Faculty: Science

DALHOUSIE UNIVERSITY

Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada B3H 4H6

POSTING DATE: May 15, 2018
APPLICATION DEADLINE: May 24, 2018

POSITION: Part-time Academic; Introductory Biology I (Biology 1020, online); May 25, to August 31, 2018

DEPARTMENT/LOCATION: Biology

PAY RATE: $5,028.50 to $6,149.50

WORK ASSIGNMENT: The instructor is responsible for the administration and delivery of BIOL 1020 (Introductory Biology I: Cells, Genetics, and Evolution), including content review in the form of webcasts and web conferences, assisting students on an individual basis, managing teaching assistants, invigilating tests and examinations, and submitting grades. The position reports to the Chair of the Department. For more information about BIOL1020, please visit http://biol1020.biology.dal.ca/online/fonline.html.

REQUIREMENTS OF POSITION: The candidate should have an MSc or equivalent academic experience in Biology, and experience in the CMS used at Dalhousie University (Brightspace) or be willing to attend training sessions prior to the start of the class. Candidates must have a strong background and interest in teaching, good communication skills, and ability to work as a team member. Additional training or experience in online learning and web technologies are assets. First time applicants must provide the names of two referees.

IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN THE ABOVE POSITION, PLEASE APPLY IN WRITING BY THE APPLICATION DEADLINE TO:

Chair biochair@dal.ca
Department of Biology, Room 2078
Dalhousie University
Halifax, NS B3H 4R2

All offers of employment as a part-time academic are conditional upon sufficient student enrolment in the course and approval by the University.

Dalhousie University is committed to fostering a collegial culture grounded in diversity and inclusiveness. The University encourages applications from Aboriginal people, persons with a disability, racially visible persons, women, persons of minority sexual orientations and gender identities, and all candidates who would contribute to the diversity of our community.

PART-TIME ACADEMIC POSTING

Department: Biology

Faculty: Science

DALHOUSIE UNIVERSITY

Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada B3H 4H6

POSTING DATE: May 15, 2018

APPLICATION DEADLINE: May 24, 2018

POSITION: Part-time Academic; Introductory Biology II (Biology 1021, online); May 25, to August 31, 2018

DEPARTMENT/LOCATION: Biology

PAY RATE: $5,028.50 to $6,149.50

WORK ASSIGNMENT: The instructor is responsible for the administration and delivery of BIOL 1021 (Introductory Biology II: Organismal Biology and Ecology), including content review in the form of webcasts and web conferences, assisting students on an individual basis, managing teaching assistants, invigilating tests and examinations, and submitting grades. The position reports to the Chair of the Department. For more information about BIOL1021, please visit http://biol1020.biology.dal.ca/online/fonline.html.

REQUIREMENTS OF POSITION: The candidate should have an MSc or equivalent academic experience in Biology, and experience in the CMS used at Dalhousie University (Brightspace) or be willing to attend training sessions prior to the start of the class. Candidates must have a strong background and interest in teaching, good communication skills, and ability to work as a team member. Additional training or experience in online learning and web technologies are assets. First time applicants must provide the names of two referees.

IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN THE ABOVE POSITION, PLEASE APPLY IN WRITING BY THE APPLICATION DEADLINE TO:

Chair biochair@dal.ca
Department of Biology, Room 2078
Dalhousie University
Halifax, NS B3H 4R2

All offers of employment as a part-time academic are conditional upon sufficient student enrolment in the course and approval by the University.

Dalhousie University is committed to fostering a collegial culture grounded in diversity and inclusiveness. The University encourages applications from Aboriginal people, persons with a disability, racially visible persons, women, persons of minority sexual orientations and gender identities, and all candidates who would contribute to the diversity of our community.

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Part‑Time Academic Postings ‑ Biology
Posted by Biology on April 6, 2018 in Job Postings
PART-TIME ACADEMIC POSTING
DALHOUSIE UNIVERSITY
Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada B3H 4R2

POSTING DATE: April 6, 2018
APPLICATION DEADLINE: April 15, 2018

POSITION: Part-time Academic

DEPARTMENT/LOCATION: Biology / Life Sciences Centre

PAY RATE: In accordance with CUPE Collective Agreement

WORK ASSIGNMENT: The part-time academic will be responsible for teaching the field and lab intensive course, BIOL 3630.03, “Field Methods in Animal Behaviour”. The course will be offered in the Summer session, April 27 – May 12, 2018, Monday to Friday, approx. 0835-1625. Responsibilities include all aspects of teaching and administering the course, including lectures, field trips, labs, test preparation, and evaluation of tests and reports. The part-time academic will also be responsible for preparing a budget in consultation with the program director, and keeping field-related expenses within the approved budget. The part-time academic should expect to spend considerable time before and after the official course dates in preparation for the course and marking assignments.

REQUIREMENTS OF POSITION: A graduate degree in Biology or related field and research experience in Animal Behaviour. Up-to-date Standard First Aid and CPR certification and a driver’s license valid in Nova Scotia. Preference will be given to candidates possessing a Ph.D. and/or previous university teaching experience in the subject of the course.

Applications should include a letter, up-to-date C.V., and evidence of teaching effectiveness (such as summary of relevant course evaluations). Please contact Cindy Staicer before applying if you have any questions about the position.

IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN THE ABOVE POSITION, PLEASE APPLY IN WRITING (e-mail) BY THE APPLICATION DEADLINE TO:

Dr. Cindy Staicer , Director, SEASIDE Program, Department of Biology, Dalhousie University, Halifax, NS, B3H 4R2 www.dal.ca/seaside

All offers of employment as a Part-Time Academic are conditional upon sufficient student enrolment in the course and approval by the University. Dalhousie University is committed to fostering a collegial culture grounded in diversity and inclusiveness. The university encourages applications from qualified Aboriginal people, persons with a disability, racially visible persons, women, persons of minority sexual orientations and gender identities, and all qualified candidates who would contribute to the diversity of our community.

PART-TIME ACADEMIC POSTING
DALHOUSIE UNIVERSITY
Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada B3H 4R2

POSTING DATE: April 6, 2018
APPLICATION DEADLINE: April 15, 2018

POSITION: Part-time Academic,
DEPARTMENT/LOCATION: Biology / Life Sciences Centre

PAY RATE: In accordance with CUPE Collective Agreement

WORK ASSIGNMENT: The part-time academic will be responsible for teaching the summer course, BIOL/MARI 3221.03, “Diversity of Algae”. The course will be offered in an intensive format, with lectures, labs and field trips, and will meet all day, Monday through Sunday from May 24 – June 14, 2018. Responsibilities include all aspects of teaching and administering the course, including lectures, labs, field trips, test preparation, and evaluation of tests and assignments. The part-time academic will also be responsible for preparing a budget in consultation with the SEASIDE program director, and keeping lab and field-related expenses within the approved budget. The part-time academic should expect to spend considerable time before and after the official course dates preparing and marking.

REQUIREMENTS OF POSITION: An advanced degree in Biology or related field and considerable experience with the biology and identification of algae. Up-to-date (within last 3 years) Standard First Aid and CPR certification. Preference will be given to candidates possessing a Ph.D. and/or previous university teaching experience in the subject of the course.

Applications should include a letter, up-to-date C.V., and evidence of teaching effectiveness (such as summary of relevant course evaluations). Please contact Cindy Staicer before applying if you have any questions about the position.

IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN THE ABOVE POSITION, PLEASE APPLY IN WRITING (e-mail) BY THE APPLICATION DEADLINE TO:

Dr. Cindy Staicer , Director, SEASIDE Program, Department of Biology, Dalhousie University, Halifax, NS, B3H 4R2 www.dal.ca/seaside

All offers of employment as a Part-Time Academic are conditional upon sufficient student enrolment in the course and approval by the University. Dalhousie University is committed to fostering a collegial culture grounded in diversity and inclusiveness. The university encourages applications from qualified Aboriginal people, persons with a disability, racially visible persons, women, persons of minority sexual orientations and gender identities, and all qualified candidates who would contribute to the diversity of our community.

PART-TIME ACADEMIC POSTING
DALHOUSIE UNIVERSITY
Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada B3H 4R2

POSTING DATE: April 6, 2018
APPLICATION DEADLINE: April 15, 2018

POSITION: Part-time Academic
DEPARTMENT/LOCATION: Biology / Life Sciences Centre

PAY RATE: In accordance with CUPE Collective Agreement

WORK ASSIGNMENT: The part-time academic will be responsible for teaching or co-teaching BIOL 3622.03, “Ornithology”. The course will be offered in the summer session and meet from May 14 – 29, 2018, Sunday through Saturday, approx. 0905-1655 (but on the week-long field trip the day will usually start at 0430). Responsibilities include all aspects of teaching and administering the course, including lectures, field trips, labs, test preparation, and evaluation of tests and reports. The part-time academic will be responsible for students at all times of day for 7 days while off campus in southwestern NS. The part-time academic will also be responsible for preparing a budget in consultation with the program director, and keeping field-related expenses within the approved budget. In addition, the part-time academic will be responsible for driving students in vehicles rented by the university, and for meal planning and obtaining food and supplies for the week off campus. The part-time academic should expect to spend considerable time before and after the official course dates in preparation for the course and marking assignments.

REQUIREMENTS OF POSITION: A graduate degree in Biology or related field and field research experience with birds. Up-to-date Standard First Aid and CPR certification and driver’s license valid in Nova Scotia. Preference will be given to candidates possessing a Ph.D. and/or previous university teaching experience in the subject of the course.

Applications should include a letter, up-to-date C.V., and evidence of teaching effectiveness (such as summary of relevant course evaluations). Please contact Cindy Staicer before applying if you have any questions about the position.

IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN THE ABOVE POSITION, PLEASE APPLY IN WRITING (e-mail) BY THE APPLICATION DEADLINE TO:

Dr. Cindy Staicer , Director, SEASIDE Program, Department of Biology, Dalhousie University, Halifax, NS, B3H 4R2 www.dal.ca/seaside

All offers of employment as a Part-Time Academic are conditional upon sufficient student enrolment in the course and approval by the University. Dalhousie University is committed to fostering a collegial culture grounded in diversity and inclusiveness. The university encourages applications from qualified Aboriginal people, persons with a disability, racially visible persons, women, persons of minority sexual orientations and gender identities, and all qualified candidates who would contribute to the diversity of our community.

PART-TIME ACADEMIC POSTING
DALHOUSIE UNIVERSITY
Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada B3H 4R2

POSTING DATE: April 6, 2018
APPLICATION DEADLINE: April 15, 2018

POSITION: Part-time Academic
DEPARTMENT/LOCATION: Biology / Life Sciences Centre

PAY RATE: In accordance with CUPE Collective Agreement

WORK ASSIGNMENT: The part-time academic will be responsible for teaching or co-teaching MARI 3604.03, “Field Aquaculture”. The course will be offered in the summer session and meet from June 15-30, 2018. Responsibilities include all aspects of teaching and administering the course, including lectures, labs, field trips, test preparation, and evaluation of tests and assignments. The part-time academic will also be responsible for preparing a budget in consultation with the SEASIDE program director, and keeping lab and field-related expenses within the approved budget. The part-time academic should expect to spend considerable time before and after the official course dates preparing and marking.

REQUIREMENTS OF POSITION: A graduate degree in Biology or Oceanography and field research experience in aquaculture in the Maritimes. Up-to-date Standard First Aid and CPR certification and driver’s license valid in Nova Scotia. Preference will be given to candidates possessing a Ph.D. and/or previous university teaching experience in the subject of the course.

Applications should include a letter, up-to-date C.V., and evidence of teaching effectiveness (such as summary of relevant course evaluations). Please contact Cindy Staicer before applying if you have any questions about the position.

IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN THE ABOVE POSITION, PLEASE APPLY IN WRITING (e-mail) BY THE APPLICATION DEADLINE TO:

Dr. Cindy Staicer , Director, SEASIDE Program, Department of Biology, Dalhousie University, Halifax, NS, B3H 4R2 www.dal.ca/seaside

All offers of employment as a Part-Time Academic are conditional upon sufficient student enrolment in the course and approval by the University. Dalhousie University is committed to fostering a collegial culture grounded in diversity and inclusiveness. The university encourages applications from qualified Aboriginal people, persons with a disability, racially visible persons, women, persons of minority sexual orientations and gender identities, and all qualified candidates who would contribute to the diversity of our community.

PART-TIME ACADEMIC POSTING
DALHOUSIE UNIVERSITY
Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada B3H 4R2

POSTING DATE: April 6, 2018
APPLICATION DEADLINE: April 15, 2018

POSITION: Part-time Academic

DEPARTMENT/LOCATION: Biology / Life Sciences Centre

PAY RATE: In accordance with CUPE Collective Agreement

WORK ASSIGNMENT: The part-time academic will be responsible for teaching BIOL/ENVS/GEOG / MARI 3633.03, “GIS in Ecology”. The course will be offered in the Summer session, June 15-30, 2018, and will meet Mon-Sat, approx. 0835-1625 (and 24-hr a day during the 5-day field trip, which includes one Sunday). The part-time academic will be responsible for the entire course. Specific responsibilities are: instruction of GIS skills in the lab and field; the safety and well-being of students during the 5-days spent at the Harrison Lewis Centre, Port Joli, NS; designing and managing the field projects; introducing the field projects during the first week of course; preparing a budget in consultation with the program director, and keeping field-related expenses within this budget; overseeing the planning of meals for the 5 days and the procuring the food; driving students in 7-passenger vehicles rented by the university; assisting students with their projects before, during and after the field trip; and evaluation of student work, including the project presentations. The part-time academic should expect to spend considerable time before the course start date to prepare lab materials, coordinate demonstrators, design the field projects, prepare necessary materials, organize supplies, and arrange field logistics.

REQUIREMENTS OF POSITION: A graduate degree in Biology or related field and research experience. Up-to-date (within last 3 years) Standard First Aid and CPR certification and driver’s license valid in Nova Scotia. Preference will be given to candidates with coursework and research experience in landscape ecology and use of Geographic Information Systems to answer ecological questions.

Applications should include a letter, up-to-date C.V., and evidence of teaching effectiveness (such as summary of relevant course evaluations). Please contact Cindy Staicer before applying if you have any questions about the position.

IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN THE ABOVE POSITION, PLEASE APPLY IN WRITING (e-mail) BY THE APPLICATION DEADLINE TO:

Dr. Cindy Staicer , Director, SEASIDE Program, Department of Biology, Dalhousie University, Halifax, NS, B3H 4R2 www.dal.ca/seaside

All offers of employment as a Part-Time Academic are conditional upon sufficient student enrolment in the course and approval by the University. Dalhousie University is committed to fostering a collegial culture grounded in diversity and inclusiveness. The university encourages applications from qualified Aboriginal people, persons with a disability, racially visible persons, women, persons of minority sexual orientations and gender identities, and all qualified candidates who would contribute to the diversity of our community.

PART-TIME ACADEMIC POSTING
DALHOUSIE UNIVERSITY
Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada B3H 4R2

POSTING DATE: April 6, 2018
APPLICATION DEADLINE: April 15, 2018

POSITION: Part-time Academic

DEPARTMENT/LOCATION: Biology / Life Sciences Centre

PAY RATE: In accordance with CUPE Collective Agreement

WORK ASSIGNMENT: The part-time academic will be responsible for teaching the field and lab intensive BIOL/MARI/ENVS 3623.03, “Coastal Ecology”. The course will be offered in the Summer session, July 3-20, 2018, Monday to Friday, 0905-1655. Responsibilities include all aspects of teaching and administering the course, including lectures, field trips, test preparation, and evaluation of tests and reports. The part-time academic will also be responsible for preparing a budget in consultation with the program director, and keeping field-related expenses within the approved budget. In addition, the part-time academic may be responsible for driving students in vehicles rented by the university. The part-time academic should expect to spend considerable time before and after the official course dates preparing and marking.

REQUIREMENTS OF POSITION: A graduate degree in Biology or related field and research experience directly related to the topic of the course. Up-to-date (within last 3 years) Standard First Aid and CPR certification Preference will be given to candidates possessing a Ph.D. and/or previous university teaching experience in the subject of the course.

Applications should include a letter, up-to-date C.V., and evidence of teaching effectiveness (such as summary of relevant course evaluations). Please contact Cindy Staicer before applying if you have any questions about the position.

IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN THE ABOVE POSITION, PLEASE APPLY IN WRITING (e-mail) BY THE APPLICATION DEADLINE TO:

Dr. Cindy Staicer , Director, SEASIDE Program, Department of Biology, Dalhousie University, Halifax, NS, B3H 4R2 www.dal.ca/seaside

All offers of employment as a Part-Time Academic are conditional upon sufficient student enrolment in the course and approval by the University. Dalhousie University is committed to fostering a collegial culture grounded in diversity and inclusiveness. The university encourages applications from qualified Aboriginal people, persons with a disability, racially visible persons, women, persons of minority sexual orientations and gender identities, and all qualified candidates who would contribute to the diversity of our community.

PART-TIME ACADEMIC POSTING
DALHOUSIE UNIVERSITY
Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada B3H 4R2

POSTING DATE: April 6, 2018
APPLICATION DEADLINE: April 15, 2018

POSITION: Part-time Academic

DEPARTMENT/LOCATION: Biology / Life Sciences Centre

PAY RATE: In accordance with CUPE Collective Agreement

WORK ASSIGNMENT: The part-time academic will be responsible for teaching the field and lab intensive BIOL 2601.03/BIOL 3219.03, “Flora of Nova Scotia”. The course will be offered in the Summer session, July 23 – Aug. 10, 2018, Monday to Friday, 0905-1655. Responsibilities include all aspects of teaching and administering the course, including lectures, field trips, labs, test preparation, supervision of demonstrators, and evaluation of tests and reports. The part-time academic will also be responsible for preparing a budget in consultation with the program director, and keeping field-related expenses within the approved budget. The part-time academic may be responsible for driving students in a 7-passener van rented by the university. The part-time academic should expect to spend time before and after the official course dates preparing and marking.

REQUIREMENTS OF POSITION: A graduate degree in Biology or extensive experience directly related to the topic of the course. Up-to-date (within last 3 years) Standard First Aid and CPR certification. Driver’s license and extensive driving experience. Preference will be given to candidates possessing a Ph.D. and/or previous university teaching experience in the subject of the course.

Applications should include a letter, up-to-date C.V., and evidence of teaching effectiveness (such as summary of relevant course evaluations). Please contact Cindy Staicer before applying if you have any questions about the position.

IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN THE ABOVE POSITION, PLEASE APPLY IN WRITING (e-mail) BY THE APPLICATION DEADLINE TO:

Dr. Cindy Staicer , Director, SEASIDE Program, Department of Biology, Dalhousie University, Halifax, NS, B3H 4R2 www.dal.ca/seaside

All offers of employment as a Part-Time Academic are conditional upon sufficient student enrolment in the course and approval by the University. Dalhousie University is committed to fostering a collegial culture grounded in diversity and inclusiveness. The university encourages applications from qualified Aboriginal people, persons with a disability, racially visible persons, women, persons of minority sexual orientations and gender identities, and all qualified candidates who would contribute to the diversity of our community.

PART-TIME ACADEMIC POSTING
DALHOUSIE UNIVERSITY
Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada B3H 4R2

POSTING DATE: April 6, 2018
APPLICATION DEADLINE: April 15, 2018

POSITION: Part-time Academic

DEPARTMENT/LOCATION: Biology / Life Sciences Centre

PAY RATE: In accordance with CUPE Collective Agreement, prorated to 50% of course

WORK ASSIGNMENT: The part-time academic will be responsible for co-teaching the field and lab intensive BIOL/MARI 3626.03 (Sec. 1), “Field Studies of Marine Mammals”. The course will be offered in the Summer session, July 26 – Aug. 13, 2018, Sunday through Saturday, approx. 0835-1655. Responsibilities include all aspects of teaching and administering the course, including lectures, field trips, test preparation, and evaluation of tests and reports. The part-time instructor will be responsible for students at all times of day for 5 days while off campus near Brier Island, NS. The part-time academic will also be responsible for preparing a budget in consultation with the program director, and keeping field-related expenses within the approved budget. In addition, the part-time academic will be responsible for driving students in vehicles rented by the university. In addition the part-time academic will oversee the preparation of one or more online modules to be used as a course resource on Brightspace. The part-time academic should expect to spend considerable time before and after the official course dates preparing and marking.

REQUIREMENTS OF POSITION: A graduate degree in Biology or related field and research experience directly related to the topic of the course. Up-to-date (within last 3 years) Standard First Aid and CPR certification and driver’s license valid in Nova Scotia. Preference will be given to candidates possessing a Ph.D. and/or previous university teaching experience in the subject of the course.

Applications should include a letter, up-to-date C.V., and evidence of teaching effectiveness (such as summary of relevant course evaluations). Please contact Cindy Staicer before applying if you have any questions about the position.

IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN THE ABOVE POSITION, PLEASE APPLY IN WRITING (e-mail) BY THE APPLICATION DEADLINE TO:

Dr. Cindy Staicer , Director, SEASIDE Program, Department of Biology, Dalhousie University, Halifax, NS, B3H 4R2 www.dal.ca/seaside

All offers of employment as a Part-Time Academic are conditional upon sufficient student enrolment in the course and approval by the University. Dalhousie University is committed to fostering a collegial culture grounded in diversity and inclusiveness. The university encourages applications from qualified Aboriginal people, persons with a disability, racially visible persons, women, persons of minority sexual orientations and gender identities, and all qualified candidates who would contribute to the diversity of our community.

PART-TIME ACADEMIC POSTING
DALHOUSIE UNIVERSITY
Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada B3H 4R2

POSTING DATE: April 6, 2018
APPLICATION DEADLINE: April 15, 2018

POSITION: Part-time Academic
DEPARTMENT/LOCATION: Biology / Life Sciences Centre

PAY RATE: In accordance with CUPE Collective Agreement

WORK ASSIGNMENT: The part-time academic will be responsible for teaching or co-teaching BIOL 3628.03, “Marine Ornithology”. The course will be offered in the summer session and meet from July 3 – 18, 2018, Sunday through Saturday, approx. 0905-1655 (but on the week-long field trip the course will meet all day every day). Responsibilities include all aspects of teaching and administering the course, including lectures, field trips, test preparation, and evaluation of tests and reports. In addition, the part-time academic will be responsible for students at all times of day for 7 days while off campus on seabird islands. The part-time academic will also be responsible for preparing a budget in consultation with the program director, and keeping field-related expenses within the approved budget. In addition, the part-time academic will be responsible for driving students in vehicles rented by the university, and for meal planning and obtaining food and supplies for the week off campus. The part-time academic should expect to spend considerable time before and after the official course dates in preparation for the course and marking assignments.

REQUIREMENTS OF POSITION: A graduate degree in Biology or related field and extensive field research experience with marine birds. Up-to-date Standard First Aid and CPR certification and driver’s license valid in Nova Scotia. Preference will be given to candidates possessing a Ph.D. and/or previous university teaching experience in the subject of the course.

Applications should include a letter, up-to-date C.V., and evidence of teaching effectiveness (such as summary of relevant course evaluations). Please contact Cindy Staicer before applying if you have any questions about the position.

IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN THE ABOVE POSITION, PLEASE APPLY IN WRITING (e-mail) BY THE APPLICATION DEADLINE TO:

Dr. Cindy Staicer , Director, SEASIDE Program, Department of Biology, Dalhousie University, Halifax, NS, B3H 4R2 www.dal.ca/seaside

All offers of employment as a Part-Time Academic are conditional upon sufficient student enrolment in the course and approval by the University. Dalhousie University is committed to fostering a collegial culture grounded in diversity and inclusiveness. The university encourages applications from qualified Aboriginal people, persons with a disability, racially visible persons, women, persons of minority sexual orientations and gender identities, and all qualified candidates who would contribute to the diversity of our community.

SMU  

Saint Mary’s University
Biology

CUPE 3912 Job Posting for Part-Time Instructor

Course: BIOL 2303.1 Plant Biology – Lecture
Department: Department of Biology, Faculty of Science, Saint Mary’s University
Semester: Spring 2018 (07 May 2018 – 22 June 2018)
Schedule: Monday/Wednesday 9:30 am – 12:29 pm

Academic Calendar Description:
This course is an introduction to plant biology, with emphasis on angiosperm plant structure, reproduction and development, basic mechanisms of photosynthesis and respiration, plant nutrition, and growth regulation. Land plants are also studied from an evolutionary perspective, spanning from the first appearance of plants on land to the major groups present today.

Additional Details:
Lecture only. Please note that the Job Posting for the LAB section of this course is posted separately.

Qualifications:
Preferred applicant will possess an MSc Biology or related field (minimum), and relevant course experience with respect to course instruction (with evidence of teaching effectiveness).

Duties:
” To prepare, deliver and coordinate the lecture component of the course
” To mark assignments and exams, and complete any other form of evaluation required by the SMU Biology Department and/or the University
” To comply with safety regulations that maintain a safe learning environment for staff and students

Remuneration:
Remuneration is in accordance with the Collective Agreement between Saint Mary’s University and CUPE 3912.

How to Apply:
Applications are invited in the first instance from part-time faculty colleagues on the Saint Mary’s precedence list. Applicants who currently hold a part-time teaching appointment at Saint Mary’s University should submit a cover letter and a C.V. Applicants who do not currently hold a part-time teaching appointment at Saint Mary’s University should submit a complete application (including a cover letter, CV, proof of academic credentials, name and contact information of three referees, and any evidence of teaching effectiveness).

Submissions are made as a single PDF file sent directly via email to: Dr. Susan Bjornson, Chairperson, Department of Biology, susan.bjornson@smu.ca.

Application Deadline: 16 April 2018.

Saint Mary’s University hires on the basis of merit and is committed to the principles of employment equity. Saint Mary’s University encourages applications from qualified women, visible minorities, Aboriginal people, and people with disabilities. Preference will be given to Canadian citizens and permanent residents of Canada.

CUPE 3912 Job Posting for Part-Time Instructor

Course: BIOL 2303.1L Plant Biology – Lab
Department: Department of Biology, Faculty of Science, Saint Mary’s University.
Semester: Spring 2018 (07 May 2018 – 22 June 2018)
Schedule: Monday/Wednesday 1:30 pm – 4:29 pm

Academic Calendar Description:
This course is an introduction to plant biology, with emphasis on angiosperm plant structure, reproduction and development, basic mechanisms of photosynthesis and respiration, plant nutrition, and growth regulation. Land plants are also studied from an evolutionary perspective, spanning from the first appearance of plants on land to the major groups present today.

Additional Details:
Laboratory only. Please note that the Job Posting for the lecture section of this course is posted separately.

Qualifications:
Preferred applicant will possess an MSc in Biology or related field, and relevant course experience with respect to course instruction (with evidence of teaching effectiveness), and evidence of completing WHMIS training.

Duties:
” To provide biology lab instruction (such as pre-lab tutorial) to undergraduate students
” To supervise and advise undergraduate students performing biological lab activities
” To supervise a teaching assistants (when available) helping with the lab instruction
” To mark biology lab assignments and/or complete any other form of evaluation required by the SMU Biology Department and/or the University
” To comply with safety regulations and maintain a safe learning environment for staff and students

Remuneration:
Remuneration is in accordance with the Collective Agreement between Saint Mary’s University and CUPE 3912.

How to Apply:
Applications are invited in the first instance from part-time faculty colleagues on the Saint Mary’s precedence list. Applicants who currently hold a part-time teaching appointment at Saint Mary’s University should submit a cover letter and a C.V. Applicants who do not currently hold a part-time teaching appointment at Saint Mary’s University should submit a complete application (including a cover letter, CV, proof of academic credentials, name and contact information of three referees, and any evidence of teaching effectiveness).

Submissions are made as a single PDF file sent directly via email to: Dr. Susan Bjornson, Chairperson, Department of Biology, susan.bjornson@smu.ca.

Application Deadline: 16 April 2018.

Saint Mary’s University hires on the basis of merit and is committed to the principles of employment equity. Saint Mary’s University encourages applications from qualified women, visible minorities, Aboriginal people, and people with disabilities. Preference will be given to Canadian citizens and permanent residents of Canada.

CUPE 3912 Job Posting for Part-Time Instructor

Course: BIOL 2304.1 Animal Biology – Lecture
Department: Department of Biology, Faculty of Science, Saint Mary’s University
Semester: Spring 2018 (07 May 2018 – 22 June 2018)
Schedule: Tuesday/Thursday 9:30 am – 12:29 pm

Academic Calendar Description:
Students are introduced to the taxonomic treatment of major animal phyla with reference to anatomy, function and ecological significance.

Additional Details:
Lecture only. Please note that the Job Posting for the LAB section of this course is posted separately.

Qualifications:
Preferred applicant will possess an MSc Biology or related field (minimum), and relevant course experience with respect to course instruction (with evidence of teaching effectiveness).

Duties:
” To prepare, deliver and coordinate the lecture component of the course
” To mark assignments and exams, and complete any other form of evaluation required by the SMU Biology Department and/or the University
” To comply with safety regulations that maintain a safe learning environment for staff and students

Remuneration:
Remuneration is in accordance with the Collective Agreement between Saint Mary’s University and CUPE 3912.

How to Apply:
Applications are invited in the first instance from part-time faculty colleagues on the Saint Mary’s precedence list. Applicants who currently hold a part-time teaching appointment at Saint Mary’s University should submit a cover letter and a C.V. Applicants who do not currently hold a part-time teaching appointment at Saint Mary’s University should submit a complete application (including a cover letter, CV, proof of academic credentials, name and contact information of three referees, and any evidence of teaching effectiveness).

Submissions are made as a single PDF file sent directly via email to: Dr. Susan Bjornson, Chairperson, Department of Biology, susan.bjornson@smu.ca.

Application Deadline: 16 April 2018.

Saint Mary’s University hires on the basis of merit and is committed to the principles of employment equity. Saint Mary’s University encourages applications from qualified women, visible minorities, Aboriginal people, and people with disabilities. Preference will be given to Canadian citizens and permanent residents of Canada.

CUPE 3912 Job Posting for Part-Time Instructor

Course: BIOL 2304.1L Animal Biology – Lab
Department: Department of Biology, Faculty of Science, Saint Mary’s University.
Semester: Spring 2018 (07 May 2018 – 22 June 2018)
Schedule: Tuesday/Thursday 1:30 pm – 4:29 pm

Academic Calendar Description:
Students are introduced to the taxonomic treatment of major animal phyla with reference to anatomy, function and ecological significance.

Additional Details:
Laboratory only. Please note that the Job Posting for the lecture section of this course is posted separately.

Qualifications:
Preferred applicant will possess an MSc in Biology or related field, and relevant course experience with respect to course instruction (with evidence of teaching effectiveness), and evidence of completing WHMIS training.

Duties:
” To provide biology lab instruction (such as pre-lab tutorial) to undergraduate students
” To supervise and advise undergraduate students performing biological lab activities
” To supervise a teaching assistant (when available) helping with the lab instruction
” To mark biology lab assignments and/or complete any other form of evaluation required by the SMU Biology Department and/or the University
” To comply with safety regulations and maintain a safe learning environment for staff and students

Remuneration:
Remuneration is in accordance with the Collective Agreement between Saint Mary’s University and CUPE 3912.

How to Apply:
Applications are invited in the first instance from part-time faculty colleagues on the Saint Mary’s precedence list. Applicants who currently hold a part-time teaching appointment at Saint Mary’s University should submit a cover letter and a C.V. Applicants who do not currently hold a part-time teaching appointment at Saint Mary’s University should submit a complete application (including a cover letter, CV, proof of academic credentials, name and contact information of three referees, and any evidence of teaching effectiveness).

Submissions are made as a single PDF file sent directly via email to: Dr. Susan Bjornson, Chairperson, Department of Biology, susan.bjornson@smu.ca.

Application Deadline: 16 April 2018.

Saint Mary’s University hires on the basis of merit and is committed to the principles of employment equity. Saint Mary’s University encourages applications from qualified women, visible minorities, Aboriginal people, and people with disabilities. Preference will be given to Canadian citizens and permanent residents of Canada.

CUPE 3912 Job Posting for Part-Time Instructor

Course: BIOL 2307.1 Genetics – Lecture
Department: Department of Biology, Faculty of Science, Saint Mary’s University
Semester: Spring 2018 (07 May 2018 – 22 June 2018)
Schedule: Tuesday/Thursday 9:30 am – 12:29 pm

Academic Calendar Description:
This course is an introduction to the major topics in genetics. Emphasis is placed on how genes are passed from generation to generation and how genes interact with one another. Topics include the environment that determines phenotype, the creation of genetic variation, mapping genes on chromosomes, and the practical application of this knowledge.

Additional Details:
Lecture only. Please note that the Job Posting for the LAB section of this course is posted separately.

Qualifications:
Preferred applicant will possess a PhD in Biology or related field, and relevant course experience with respect to course instruction (with evidence of teaching effectiveness).

Duties:
” To prepare, deliver and coordinate the lecture component of the course
” To mark assignments and exams, and complete any other form of evaluation required by the SMU Biology Department and/or the University
” To comply with safety regulations that maintain a safe learning environment for staff and students

Remuneration:
Remuneration is in accordance with the Collective Agreement between Saint Mary’s University and CUPE 3912.

How to Apply:
Applications are invited in the first instance from part-time faculty colleagues on the Saint Mary’s precedence list. Applicants who currently hold a part-time teaching appointment at Saint Mary’s University should submit a cover letter and a C.V. Applicants who do not currently hold a part-time teaching appointment at Saint Mary’s University should submit a complete application (including a cover letter, CV, proof of academic credentials, name and contact information of three referees, and any evidence of teaching effectiveness).

Submissions are made as a single PDF file sent directly via email to: Dr. Susan Bjornson, Chairperson, Department of Biology, susan.bjornson@smu.ca.

Application Deadline: 16 April 2018.

Saint Mary’s University hires on the basis of merit and is committed to the principles of employment equity. Saint Mary’s University encourages applications from qualified women, visible minorities, Aboriginal people, and people with disabilities. Preference will be given to Canadian citizens and permanent residents of Canada.

CUPE 3912 Job Posting for Part-Time Instructor

Course: BIOL 2307.1L Genetics – Lab
Department: Department of Biology, Faculty of Science, Saint Mary’s University
Semester: Spring 2018 (07 May 2018 – 22 June 2018)
Schedule: Tuesday/Thursday 1:30 pm-4:29 pm

Academic Calendar Description:
This course is an introduction to the major topics in genetics. Emphasis is placed on how genes are passed from generation to generation and how genes interact with one another. Topics include the environment that determines phenotype, the creation of genetic variation, mapping genes on chromosomes, and the practical application of this knowledge.

Additional Details:
Laboratory only. Please note that the Job Posting for the lecture section of this course is posted separately.

Qualifications:
Preferred applicant will possess an MSc in Biology or related field, and relevant course experience with respect to course instruction (with evidence of teaching effectiveness), and evidence of completing WHMIS training.

Duties:
” To provide biology lab instruction (such as pre-lab tutorial) to undergraduate students
” To supervise and advise undergraduate students performing biological lab activities
” To supervise a teaching assistants (when available) helping with the lab instruction
” To mark biology lab assignments and/or complete any other form of evaluation required by the SMU Biology Department and/or the University
” To comply with safety regulations and maintain a safe learning environment for staff and students

Remuneration:
Remuneration is in accordance with the Collective Agreement between Saint Mary’s University and CUPE 3912.

How to Apply:
Applications are invited in the first instance from part-time faculty colleagues on the Saint Mary’s precedence list. Applicants who currently hold a part-time teaching appointment at Saint Mary’s University should submit a cover letter and a C.V. Applicants who do not currently hold a part-time teaching appointment at Saint Mary’s University should submit a complete application (including a cover letter, CV, proof of academic credentials, name and contact information of three referees, and any evidence of teaching effectiveness).

Submissions are made as a single PDF file sent directly via email to: Dr. Susan Bjornson, Chairperson, Department of Biology, susan.bjornson@smu.ca.

Application Deadline: 16 April 2018.

Saint Mary’s University hires on the basis of merit and is committed to the principles of employment equity. Saint Mary’s University encourages applications from qualified women, visible minorities, Aboriginal people, and people with disabilities. Preference will be given to Canadian citizens and permanent residents of Canada.

MSVU  

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Department/Faculty: Chemistry/Physics
Course Name: LAB – CHEM 2401 Organic Chemistry I
Course Code: CHEM 241L LA
Academic Term: Summer Session I
Class Timetable: TTh 9:00 – 11:45 am
Course Unit Value: 0.25 unit
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Start Date: 5/7/2018
End Date: 6/22/2018
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Qualifications:
Candidates should have a BSc in Chemistry and experience in Organic lab
instruction.
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Duties: Preparation, teaching, student consultation, grading and marking,
distribution of student evaluation questionnaires, involvement in student
appeals, and other duties appropriate to the
appointment. —————————————————
Additional Duties:
Laboratory set up and clean up, consultation with instructor of the
lecture portion of the course (CHEM 2401) to facilitate coordination.
Ensure university safety guidelines are met.
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Remuneration: Remuneration is in accordance with the Collective Agreement
between Mount Saint Vincent University and CUPE 3912
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How to apply: Send your application accompanied by curriculum vitae and
the names of three references to:
Department Chair: Dr. Cherif Matta, Dept. of Chemistry
Email: chemphys@msvu.ca

Application deadline: 3/15/2018
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Department/Faculty: Chemistry/Physics
Course Name: LAB – CHEM 2401 Organic Chemistry I
Course Code: CHEM 241L LB
Academic Term: Summer Session I
Class Timetable: MW 9:00 – 11:45am

Course Unit Value: 0.25 unit
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Start Date: 5/7/2018
End Date: 6/22/2018
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Qualifications:
Candidates should have a BSc in Chemistry and experience in Organic lab
instruction.
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Duties: Preparation, teaching, student consultation, grading and marking,
distribution of student evaluation questionnaires, involvement in student
appeals, and other duties appropriate to the
appointment. —————————————————
Additional Duties:
Laboratory set up and clean up, consultation with instructor of the
lecture portion of the course (CHEM 2401) to facilitate coordination.
Ensure university safety guidelines are met.
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Remuneration: Remuneration is in accordance with the Collective Agreement
between Mount Saint Vincent University and CUPE 3912
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How to apply: Send your application accompanied by curriculum vitae and
the names of three references to:
Department Chair: Dr. Cherif Matta, Dept. of Chemistry
Email: chemphys@msvu.ca

Application deadline: 3/15/2018
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Department/Faculty: Chemistry/Physics
Course Name: Introductory Biochemistry
Course Code: CHEM/BIOL 3501 01
Academic Term: Summer Session I
Class Timetable: MTWTh 1:30 – 2:45pm
Course Unit Value: 0.5 unit
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Start Date: 5/7/2018
End Date: 6/22/2018
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Qualifications:
Candidates should have satisfactory experience in teaching Chemistry in
the appropriate field at the University level, a PhD degree in Chemistry
preferred.
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Duties: Preparation, teaching, student consultation, grading and marking,
distribution of student evaluation questionnaires, involvement in student
appeals, and other duties appropriate to the
appointment. —————————————————
Additional Duties:
Consultation with CHEM 351L lab instructor to facilitate coordination
between lecture and lab.

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Remuneration: Remuneration is in accordance with the Collective Agreement
between Mount Saint Vincent University and CUPE 3912
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How to apply: Send your application accompanied by curriculum vitae and
the names of three references to:
Department Chair: Dr. Cherif Matta, Dept. of Chemistry
Email: chemphys@msvu.ca

Application deadline: 3/15/2018
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Department/Faculty: Chemistry/Physics
Course Name: LAB – CHEM/BIOL 3501 Introductory Biochemistry
Course Code: CHEM/BIOL 351L LA
Academic Term: Summer Session I
Class Timetable: MW 9:00 – 11:45 am
Course Unit Value: 0.25 unit
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Start Date: 5/7/2018
End Date: 6/22/2018
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Qualifications:
Candidates should have a BSc in Chemistry and experience in biochemistry
lab instruction.
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Duties: Preparation, teaching, student consultation, grading and marking,
distribution of student evaluation questionnaires, involvement in student
appeals, and other duties appropriate to the
appointment. —————————————————
Additional Duties:
Laboratory set up and clean up, consultation with instructor of the
lecture portion of the course(CHEM/BIOL 3501) to facilitate coordination.
Ensure University safety guidelines are met.

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Remuneration: Remuneration is in accordance with the Collective Agreement
between Mount Saint Vincent University and CUPE 3912
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How to apply: Send your application accompanied by curriculum vitae and
the names of three references to:
Department Chair: Dr. Cherif Matta, Dept. of Chemistry
Email: chemphys@msvu.ca

Application deadline: 3/15/2018
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Department/Faculty: Chemistry/Physics
Course Name: Organic Chemistry I
Course Code: CHEM 2401 01
Academic Term: Summer Session II
Class Timetable: MTWTh 1:30 – 2:45pm
Course Unit Value: 0.5 unit
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Start Date: 7/3/2018
End Date: 8/17/2018
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Qualifications:
Candidates should have satisfactory experience in teaching Chemistry in
the appropriate field at the University level. A PhD in Chemistry
preferred.
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Duties: Preparation, teaching, student consultation, grading and marking,
distribution of student evaluation questionnaires, involvement in student
appeals, and other duties appropriate to the
appointment. —————————————————
Additional Duties:
Consultation with Chem 241L lab instructor to facilitate coordination
between lecture and lab.
—————————————————
Remuneration: Remuneration is in accordance with the Collective Agreement
between Mount Saint Vincent University and CUPE 3912
—————————————————
How to apply: Send your application accompanied by curriculum vitae and
the names of three references to:
Department Chair: Dr. Cherif Matta, Dept. of Chemistry
Email: chemphys@msvu.ca

Application deadline: 3/28/2018
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Department/Faculty: Chemistry/Physics
Course Name: LAB – CHEM 2401 Organic Chemistry I
Course Code: CHEM 241L LA
Academic Term: Summer Session II
Class Timetable: TTh 9:00 – 11:45am
Course Unit Value: 0.25 unit
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Start Date: 7/3/2018
End Date: 8/17/2018
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Qualifications:
Candidates should have a BSc in Chemistry and experience in Organic lab
instruction.

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Duties: Preparation, teaching, student consultation, grading and marking,
distribution of student evaluation questionnaires, involvement in student
appeals, and other duties appropriate to the
appointment. —————————————————
Additional Duties:
Laboratory set up and clean up, consultation with instructor of the
lecture portion of the course (CHEM 2401) to facilitate coordination.
Ensure university safety guidelines are met.
—————————————————
Remuneration: Remuneration is in accordance with the Collective Agreement
between Mount Saint Vincent University and CUPE 3912
—————————————————
How to apply: Send your application accompanied by curriculum vitae and
the names of three references to:
Department Chair: Dr. Cherif Matta, Dept. of Chemistry
Email: chemphys@msvu.ca

Application deadline: 3/28/2018
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Department/Faculty: Chemistry/Physics
Course Name: Intermediary Metabolism
Course Code: CHEM/BIOL 3502 01
Academic Term: Summer Session II
Class Timetable: MTWTh 1:30 – 2:45pm
Course Unit Value: 0.5 unit
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Start Date: 7/3/2018
End Date: 8/17/2018
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Qualifications:
Candidates should have satisfactory experience in teaching Chemistry in
the appropriate field at the University level. A PhD degree in Chemistry
preferred.
—————————————————
Duties: Preparation, teaching, student consultation, grading and marking,
distribution of student evaluation questionnaires, involvement in student
appeals, and other duties appropriate to the
appointment. —————————————————
Additional Duties:
Consultation with CHEM 352L lab instructor to facilitate coordination
between lecture and lab.

—————————————————
Remuneration: Remuneration is in accordance with the Collective Agreement
between Mount Saint Vincent University and CUPE 3912
—————————————————
How to apply: Send your application accompanied by curriculum vitae and
the names of three references to:
Department Chair: Dr. Cherif Matta, Dept. of Chemistry
Email: chemphys@msvu.ca

Application deadline: 3/28/2018
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MSVU  

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Department/Faculty: Biology
Course Name: Basic Neuroscience
Course Code: BIOL/PSYC 2260 18
Academic Term: Summer Session I
Class Timetable: M,F 7:15pm – 8:30pm
Course Unit Value: 0.5 unit
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Start Date: 5/7/2018
End Date: 6/22/2018
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Qualifications:
The successful candidate must have a PhD in a life science, expertise in
the course subject, demonstrated competence in teaching at the university
level, and experience in the development and/or teaching of online
courses.
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Duties: Preparation, teaching, student consultation, grading and marking,
distribution of student evaluation questionnaires, involvement in student
appeals, and other duties appropriate to the
appointment. —————————————————
Additional Duties:
See the description of BIOL 2260 in the MSVU Undergraduate Academic
Calendar. Students will have access to a set of online modules and
learning activities. The instructor is expected to guide students as they
work through these modules and activities. The instructor may add material
that complements the course content. Registration will be limited to 24
students.
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Remuneration: Remuneration is in accordance with the Collective Agreement
between Mount Saint Vincent University and CUPE 3912
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How to apply: Send your application accompanied by curriculum vitae and
the names of three references to:
Department Chair: Dr. Gavin Kernaghan, Dept. of Biology
Email: Biology@msvu.ca

Application deadline: 3/2/2018
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DAL  

Part‑Time Academic Postings ‑ Microbiology and Immunology
Posted by Microbiology and Immunology on December 11, 2017 in Job Postings

POSTING DATE: 08-Dec-17

APPLICATION DEADLINE: POSITION:

Coordinator for MICI 1100 Winter Term 2018 distance education course

DEPARTMENT/LOCATION: Sir Charles Tupper Building, Carlton Campus

PAY RATE: 4881.00

WORK ASSIGNMENT:

Coordinate access to online lectures for an introductory microbiology and immunology course for the Department of Microbiology and Immunology. Answer questions of students by email relating to lecture content. Organize an in-class exam locally and coordinate with off-site students for invigilated exams.

REQUIREMENTS OF POSITION:

PhD in Microbiology and Immunology or related discipline. Experience coordinating online courses considered an asset.

IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN THE ABOVE POSITION, PLEASE APPLY IN WRITING BY THE APPLICATION DEADLINE TO:

Dr. Andrew Makrigiannis

c/o Michelle Sampson

Department of Microbiology and Immunology

ml.sampson@dal.ca

All offers of employment as a Part-Time Academic are conditional upon sufficient student enrolment in the course and approval by the University. Dalhousie University is committed to fostering a collegial culture grounded in diversity and inclusiveness. The university encourages applications from qualified Aboriginal people, persons with a disability, racially visible persons, women, persons of minority sexual orientations and gender identities, and all qualified candidates who would contribute to the diversity of our community.

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POSTING DATE: 08-Dec-17

APPLICATION DEADLINE: POSITION:

Coordinator for MICI 2100 Winter Term 2018 distance education course

DEPARTMENT/LOCATION: Sir Charles Tupper Building, Carlton Campus

PAY RATE: 4881.00

WORK ASSIGNMENT:

Coordinate access to online lectures for an introductory microbiology and immunology course for the Department of Microbiology and Immunology. Answer questions of students by email relating to lecture content. Organize an in-class exam locally and coordinate with off-site students for invigilated exams.

REQUIREMENTS OF POSITION:

PhD in Microbiology and Immunology or related discipline. Experience coordinating online courses considered an asset.

IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN THE ABOVE POSITION, PLEASE APPLY IN WRITING BY THE APPLICATION DEADLINE TO:

Dr. Andrew Makrigiannis

c/o Michelle Sampson

Department of Microbiology and Immunology

ml.sampson@dal.ca

All offers of employment as a Part-Time Academic are conditional upon sufficient student enrolment in the course and approval by the University. Dalhousie University is committed to fostering a collegial culture grounded in diversity and inclusiveness. The university encourages applications from qualified Aboriginal people, persons with a disability, racially visible persons, women, persons of minority sexual orientations and gender identities, and all qualified candidates who would contribute to the diversity of our community.

SMU  

Saint Mary’s University
Biology

CUPE 3912 Job Posting for Part-Time Instructor

Course: BIOL 2303.2 Plant Biology – Lecture
Department: Department of Biology, Faculty of Science, Saint Mary’s University.
Semester: Winter 2017 (03 January 2018 – 20 April 2018)
Schedule: Tuesday/Thursday 8:30-9:45 am

Academic Calendar Description:
This course is an introduction to plant biology, with emphasis on angiosperm plant structure, reproduction and development, basic mechanisms of photosynthesis and respiration, plant nutrition, and growth regulation. Land plants are also studied from an evolutionary perspective, spanning from the first appearance of plants on land to the major groups present today.

Additional Details:
Lecture only.

Qualifications:
Preferred applicant will possess an MSc Biology or related field (minimum), and relevant course experience with respect to course instruction (with evidence of teaching effectiveness).

Duties:
• To prepare, deliver and coordinate the lecture component of the course
• To mark assignments and exams, and complete any other form of evaluation required by the SMU Biology Department and/or the University
• To comply with safety regulations that maintain a safe learning environment for staff and students

Remuneration:
Remuneration is in accordance with the Collective Agreement between Saint Mary’s University and CUPE 3912.

How to Apply:
Applications are invited in the first instance from part-time faculty colleagues on the Saint Mary’s precedence list. Applicants who currently hold a part-time teaching appointment at Saint Mary’s University should submit a cover letter and a C.V. Applicants who do not currently hold a part-time teaching appointment at Saint Mary’s University should submit a complete application (including a cover letter, CV, proof of academic credentials, name and contact information of three referees, and any evidence of teaching effectiveness).

Submissions are made as a single PDF file sent directly via email to: Dr. Susan Bjornson, Chairperson, Department of Biology, susan.bjornson@smu.ca.

Application Deadline: 17 November 2017.

Saint Mary’s University hires on the basis of merit and is committed to the principles of employment equity. Saint Mary’s University encourages applications from qualified women, visible minorities, Aboriginal people, and people with disabilities. Preference will be given to Canadian citizens and permanent residents of Canada.

CUPE 3912 Job Posting for Part-Time Instructor

Course: BIOL 2303.2L Plant Biology – Lab
Department: Department of Biology, Faculty of Science, Saint Mary’s University.
Semester: Winter 2017 (03 January 2018 – 20 April 2018)
Schedule: Thursday 2:30-5:29 pm

Academic Calendar Description:
This course is an introduction to plant biology, with emphasis on angiosperm plant structure, reproduction and development, basic mechanisms of photosynthesis and respiration, plant nutrition, and growth regulation. Land plants are also studied from an evolutionary perspective, spanning from the first appearance of plants on land to the major groups present today.

Additional Details:
Laboratory only.

Qualifications:
Preferred applicant will possess an MSc in Biology or related field, and relevant course experience with respect to course instruction (with evidence of teaching effectiveness), and evidence of completing WHMIS training.

Duties:
• To provide biology lab instruction (such as pre-lab tutorial) to undergraduate students
• To supervise and advise undergraduate students performing biological lab activities
• To supervise a teaching assistants (when available) helping with the lab instruction
• To mark biology lab assignments and/or complete any other form of evaluation required by the SMU Biology Department and/or the University
• To comply with safety regulations and maintain a safe learning environment for staff and students

Remuneration:
Remuneration is in accordance with the Collective Agreement between Saint Mary’s University and CUPE 3912.

How to Apply:
Applications are invited in the first instance from part-time faculty colleagues on the Saint Mary’s precedence list. Applicants who currently hold a part-time teaching appointment at Saint Mary’s University should submit a cover letter and a C.V. Applicants who do not currently hold a part-time teaching appointment at Saint Mary’s University should submit a complete application (including a cover letter, CV, proof of academic credentials, name and contact information of three referees, and any evidence of teaching effectiveness).

Submissions are made as a single PDF file sent directly via email to: Dr. Susan Bjornson, Chairperson, Department of Biology, susan.bjornson@smu.ca.

Application Deadline: 17 November 2017.

Saint Mary’s University hires on the basis of merit and is committed to the principles of employment equity. Saint Mary’s University encourages applications from qualified women, visible minorities, Aboriginal people, and people with disabilities. Preference will be given to Canadian citizens and permanent residents of Canada.

CUPE 3912 Job Posting for Part-Time Instructor

Course: BIOL 2307.2A Genetics – Lecture
Department: Department of Biology, Faculty of Science, Saint Mary’s University.
Semester: Winter 2017 (03 January 2018 – 20 April 2018)
Schedule: Tuesday/Thursday 1:00-2:15 pm

Academic Calendar Description:
This course is an introduction to the major topics in genetics. Emphasis is placed on how genes are passed from generation to generation and how genes interact with one another. Topics include the environment that determines phenotype, the creation of genetic variation, mapping genes on chromosomes, and the practical application of this knowledge.

Additional Details:
Lecture only.

Qualifications:
Preferred applicant will possess a PhD in Biology or related field, and relevant course experience with respect to course instruction (with evidence of teaching effectiveness).

Duties:
• To prepare, deliver and coordinate the lecture component of the course
• To mark assignments and exams, and complete any other form of evaluation required by the SMU Biology Department and/or the University
• To comply with safety regulations that maintain a safe learning environment for staff and students

Remuneration:
Remuneration is in accordance with the Collective Agreement between Saint Mary’s University and CUPE 3912.

How to Apply:
Applications are invited in the first instance from part-time faculty colleagues on the Saint Mary’s precedence list. Applicants who currently hold a part-time teaching appointment at Saint Mary’s University should submit a cover letter and a C.V. Applicants who do not currently hold a part-time teaching appointment at Saint Mary’s University should submit a complete application (including a cover letter, CV, proof of academic credentials, name and contact information of three referees, and any evidence of teaching effectiveness).

Submissions are made as a single PDF file sent directly via email to: Dr. Susan Bjornson, Chairperson, Department of Biology, susan.bjornson@smu.ca.

Application Deadline: 17 November 2017.

Saint Mary’s University hires on the basis of merit and is committed to the principles of employment equity. Saint Mary’s University encourages applications from qualified women, visible minorities, Aboriginal people, and people with disabilities. Preference will be given to Canadian citizens and permanent residents of Canada.

CUPE 3912 Job Posting for Part-Time Instructor

Course: BIOL 2307.2B Genetics – Lecture
Department: Department of Biology, Faculty of Science, Saint Mary’s University.
Semester: Winter 2017 (03 January 2018 – 20 April 2018)
Schedule: Tuesday/Thursday 10:00-11:15 am

Academic Calendar Description:
This course is an introduction to the major topics in genetics. Emphasis is placed on how genes are passed from generation to generation and how genes interact with one another. Topics include the environment that determines phenotype, the creation of genetic variation, mapping genes on chromosomes, and the practical application of this knowledge.

Additional Details:
Lecture only.

Qualifications:
Preferred applicant will possess a PhD in Biology or related field, and relevant course experience with respect to course instruction (with evidence of teaching effectiveness).

Duties:
• To prepare, deliver and coordinate the lecture component of the course
• To mark assignments and exams, and complete any other form of evaluation required by the SMU Biology Department and/or the University
• To comply with safety regulations that maintain a safe learning environment for staff and students

Remuneration:
Remuneration is in accordance with the Collective Agreement between Saint Mary’s University and CUPE 3912.

How to Apply:
Applications are invited in the first instance from part-time faculty colleagues on the Saint Mary’s precedence list. Applicants who currently hold a part-time teaching appointment at Saint Mary’s University should submit a cover letter and a C.V. Applicants who do not currently hold a part-time teaching appointment at Saint Mary’s University should submit a complete application (including a cover letter, CV, proof of academic credentials, name and contact information of three referees, and any evidence of teaching effectiveness).

Submissions are made as a single PDF file sent directly via email to: Dr. Susan Bjornson, Chairperson, Department of Biology, susan.bjornson@smu.ca.

Application Deadline: 17 November 2017.

Saint Mary’s University hires on the basis of merit and is committed to the principles of employment equity. Saint Mary’s University encourages applications from qualified women, visible minorities, Aboriginal people, and people with disabilities. Preference will be given to Canadian citizens and permanent residents of Canada.

CUPE 3912 Job Posting for Part-Time Instructor

Course: BIOL 2307.2LB Genetics – Lab
Department: Department of Biology, Faculty of Science, Saint Mary’s University.
Semester: Winter 2017 (03 January 2018 – 20 April 2018)
Schedule: Thursday 2:30-5:29 pm

Academic Calendar Description:
This course is an introduction to the major topics in genetics. Emphasis is placed on how genes are passed from generation to generation and how genes interact with one another. Topics include the environment that determines phenotype, the creation of genetic variation, mapping genes on chromosomes, and the practical application of this knowledge.

Additional Details:
Laboratory only.

Qualifications:
Preferred applicant will possess an MSc in Biology or related field, and relevant course experience with respect to course instruction (with evidence of teaching effectiveness), and evidence of completing WHMIS training.

Duties:
• To provide biology lab instruction (such as pre-lab tutorial) to undergraduate students
• To supervise and advise undergraduate students performing biological lab activities
• To supervise a teaching assistants (when available) helping with the lab instruction
• To mark biology lab assignments and/or complete any other form of evaluation required by the SMU Biology Department and/or the University
• To comply with safety regulations and maintain a safe learning environment for staff and students

Remuneration:
Remuneration is in accordance with the Collective Agreement between Saint Mary’s University and CUPE 3912.

How to Apply:
Applications are invited in the first instance from part-time faculty colleagues on the Saint Mary’s precedence list. Applicants who currently hold a part-time teaching appointment at Saint Mary’s University should submit a cover letter and a C.V. Applicants who do not currently hold a part-time teaching appointment at Saint Mary’s University should submit a complete application (including a cover letter, CV, proof of academic credentials, name and contact information of three referees, and any evidence of teaching effectiveness).

Submissions are made as a single PDF file sent directly via email to: Dr. Susan Bjornson, Chairperson, Department of Biology, susan.bjornson@smu.ca.

Application Deadline: 17 November 2017.

Saint Mary’s University hires on the basis of merit and is committed to the principles of employment equity. Saint Mary’s University encourages applications from qualified women, visible minorities, Aboriginal people, and people with disabilities. Preference will be given to Canadian citizens and permanent residents of Canada.

CUPE 3912 Job Posting for Part-Time Instructor

Course: BIOL 2321.2 Cell Biology – Lecture
Department: Department of Biology, Faculty of Science, Saint Mary’s University.
Semester: Winter 2017 (03 January 2018 – 20 April 2018)
Schedule: Tuesday/Thursday 11:30 am-12:45 pm

Academic Calendar Description:
This course is an introduction to the eukaryotic cell with emphasis on the chemical and genetic basis of cellular activities and the division of the cell into membrane-bound and biochemically specialized compartments. The plasma membrane, cytosol, nucleus, cytoskeleton, Golgi apparatus, mitochondrion, chloroplasts and endoplasmic reticulum are considered.

Additional Details:
Lecture only.

Qualifications:
Preferred applicant will possess a PhD in Biology or related field, and relevant course experience with respect to course instruction (with evidence of teaching effectiveness).

Duties:
• To prepare, deliver and coordinate the lecture component of the course
• To mark assignments and exams, and complete any other form of evaluation required by the SMU Biology Department and/or the University
• To comply with safety regulations that maintain a safe learning environment for staff and students

Remuneration:
Remuneration is in accordance with the Collective Agreement between Saint Mary’s University and CUPE 3912.

How to Apply:
Applications are invited in the first instance from part-time faculty colleagues on the Saint Mary’s precedence list. Applicants who currently hold a part-time teaching appointment at Saint Mary’s University should submit a cover letter and a C.V. Applicants who do not currently hold a part-time teaching appointment at Saint Mary’s University should submit a complete application (including a cover letter, CV, proof of academic credentials, name and contact information of three referees, and any evidence of teaching effectiveness).

Submissions are made as a single PDF file sent directly via email to: Dr. Susan Bjornson, Chairperson, Department of Biology, susan.bjornson@smu.ca.

Application Deadline: 17 November 2017.

Saint Mary’s University hires on the basis of merit and is committed to the principles of employment equity. Saint Mary’s University encourages applications from qualified women, visible minorities, Aboriginal people, and people with disabilities. Preference will be given to Canadian citizens and permanent residents of Canada.

CUPE 3912 Job Posting for Part-Time Instructor

Course: BIOL 2321.2L Cell Biology- Lab
Department: Department of Biology, Faculty of Science, Saint Mary’s University.
Semester: Winter 2017 (03 January 2018 – 20 April 2018)
Schedule: Tuesday 2:30-5:29 pm

Academic Calendar Description:
This course is an introduction to the eukaryotic cell with emphasis on the chemical and genetic basis of cellular activities and the division of the cell into membrane-bound and biochemically specialized compartments. The plasma membrane, cytosol, nucleus, cytoskeleton, Golgi apparatus, mitochondrion, chloroplasts and endoplasmic reticulum are considered.

Additional Details:
Laboratory only.

Qualifications:
Preferred applicant will possess an MSc in Biology or related field, and relevant course experience with respect to course instruction (with evidence of teaching effectiveness), and evidence of completing WHMIS training.

Duties:
• To provide biology lab instruction (such as pre-lab tutorial) to undergraduate students
• To supervise and advise undergraduate students performing biological lab activities
• To supervise a teaching assistants (when available) helping with the lab instruction
• To mark biology lab assignments and/or complete any other form of evaluation required by the SMU Biology Department and/or the University
• To comply with safety regulations and maintain a safe learning environment for staff and students

Remuneration:
Remuneration is in accordance with the Collective Agreement between Saint Mary’s University and CUPE 3912.

How to Apply:
Applications are invited in the first instance from part-time faculty colleagues on the Saint Mary’s precedence list. Applicants who currently hold a part-time teaching appointment at Saint Mary’s University should submit a cover letter and a C.V. Applicants who do not currently hold a part-time teaching appointment at Saint Mary’s University should submit a complete application (including a cover letter, CV, proof of academic credentials, name and contact information of three referees, and any evidence of teaching effectiveness).

Submissions are made as a single PDF file sent directly via email to: Dr. Susan Bjornson, Chairperson, Department of Biology, susan.bjornson@smu.ca.

Application Deadline: 17 November 2017.

Saint Mary’s University hires on the basis of merit and is committed to the principles of employment equity. Saint Mary’s University encourages applications from qualified women, visible minorities, Aboriginal people, and people with disabilities. Preference will be given to Canadian citizens and permanent residents of Canada.

CUPE 3912 Job Posting for Part-Time Instructor

Course: BIOL 2324.2 Ecology – Lecture
Department: Department of Biology, Faculty of Science, Saint Mary’s University.
Semester: Winter 2017 (03 January 2018 – 20 April 2018)
Schedule: Monday/Wednesday 1:00-2:15 pm

Academic Calendar Description:
Ecology is the study of interactions and relationships among organisms and their environment such as adaptations, competition and predation. Topics include the density, diversity and distribution of organisms, population dynamics, community relationships and structure, succession, and the flow of energy and matter through ecosystems.

Additional Details:
Lecture only.

Qualifications:
Preferred applicant will possess a PhD in Biology or related field, and relevant course experience with respect to course instruction (with evidence of teaching effectiveness).

Duties:
• To prepare, deliver and coordinate the lecture component of the course
• To mark assignments and exams, and complete any other form of evaluation required by the SMU Biology Department and/or the University
• To comply with safety regulations that maintain a safe learning environment for staff and students

Remuneration:
Remuneration is in accordance with the Collective Agreement between Saint Mary’s University and CUPE 3912.

How to Apply:
Applications are invited in the first instance from part-time faculty colleagues on the Saint Mary’s precedence list. Applicants who currently hold a part-time teaching appointment at Saint Mary’s University should submit a cover letter and a C.V. Applicants who do not currently hold a part-time teaching appointment at Saint Mary’s University should submit a complete application (including a cover letter, CV, proof of academic credentials, name and contact information of three referees, and any evidence of teaching effectiveness).

Submissions are made as a single PDF file sent directly via email to: Dr. Susan Bjornson, Chairperson, Department of Biology, susan.bjornson@smu.ca.

Application Deadline: 17 November 2017.

Saint Mary’s University hires on the basis of merit and is committed to the principles of employment equity. Saint Mary’s University encourages applications from qualified women, visible minorities, Aboriginal people, and people with disabilities. Preference will be given to Canadian citizens and permanent residents of Canada.

CUPE 3912 Job Posting for Part-Time Instructor

Course: BIOL 3402.2 Population Genetics – Lecture
Department: Department of Biology, Faculty of Science, Saint Mary’s University.
Semester: Winter 2017 (03 January 2018 – 20 April 2018)
Schedule: Monday/Wednesday 11:30 am- 12:45 pm

Academic Calendar Description:
Population genetics is the integration of mathematics with population biology, genetics, and evolution and allows researchers to quantitatively infer what is going on within and among populations based on genetic data. Students focus on developing a basic understanding of the main principles of population genetics and their application to real-word problems.

Additional Details:
Lecture only.

Qualifications:
Preferred applicant will possess a PhD in Biology or related field, and relevant course experience with respect to course instruction (with evidence of teaching effectiveness).

Duties:
• To prepare, deliver and coordinate the lecture component of the course
• To mark assignments and exams, and complete any other form of evaluation required by the SMU Biology Department and/or the University
• To comply with safety regulations that maintain a safe learning environment for staff and students

Remuneration:
Remuneration is in accordance with the Collective Agreement between Saint Mary’s University and CUPE 3912.

How to Apply:
Applications are invited in the first instance from part-time faculty colleagues on the Saint Mary’s precedence list. Applicants who currently hold a part-time teaching appointment at Saint Mary’s University should submit a cover letter and a C.V. Applicants who do not currently hold a part-time teaching appointment at Saint Mary’s University should submit a complete application (including a cover letter, CV, proof of academic credentials, name and contact information of three referees, and any evidence of teaching effectiveness).

Submissions are made as a single PDF file sent directly via email to: Dr. Susan Bjornson, Chairperson, Department of Biology, susan.bjornson@smu.ca.

Application Deadline: 17 November 2017.

Saint Mary’s University hires on the basis of merit and is committed to the principles of employment equity. Saint Mary’s University encourages applications from qualified women, visible minorities, Aboriginal people, and people with disabilities. Preference will be given to Canadian citizens and permanent residents of Canada.

CUPE 3912 Job Posting for Part-Time Instructor

Course: BIOL 3402.2L Population Genetics- Lab
Department: Department of Biology, Faculty of Science, Saint Mary’s University.
Semester: Winter 2017 (03 January 2018 – 20 April 2018)
Schedule: Monday 2:30-5:29 pm

Academic Calendar Description:
Population genetics is the integration of mathematics with population biology, genetics, and evolution and allows researchers to quantitatively infer what is going on within and among populations based on genetic data. Students focus on developing a basic understanding of the main principles of population genetics and their application to real-word problems.

Additional Details:
Laboratory only.

Qualifications:
Preferred applicant will possess an MSc in Biology or related field, and relevant course experience with respect to course instruction (with evidence of teaching effectiveness), and evidence of completing WHMIS training.

Duties:
• To provide biology lab instruction (such as pre-lab tutorial) to undergraduate students
• To supervise and advise undergraduate students performing biological lab activities
• To supervise a teaching assistants (when available) helping with the lab instruction
• To mark biology lab assignments and/or complete any other form of evaluation required by the SMU Biology Department and/or the University
• To comply with safety regulations and maintain a safe learning environment for staff and students

Remuneration:
Remuneration is in accordance with the Collective Agreement between Saint Mary’s University and CUPE 3912.

How to Apply:
Applications are invited in the first instance from part-time faculty colleagues on the Saint Mary’s precedence list. Applicants who currently hold a part-time teaching appointment at Saint Mary’s University should submit a cover letter and a C.V. Applicants who do not currently hold a part-time teaching appointment at Saint Mary’s University should submit a complete application (including a cover letter, CV, proof of academic credentials, name and contact information of three referees, and any evidence of teaching effectiveness).

Submissions are made as a single PDF file sent directly via email to: Dr. Susan Bjornson, Chairperson, Department of Biology, susan.bjornson@smu.ca.

Application Deadline: 17 November 2017.

Saint Mary’s University hires on the basis of merit and is committed to the principles of employment equity. Saint Mary’s University encourages applications from qualified women, visible minorities, Aboriginal people, and people with disabilities. Preference will be given to Canadian citizens and permanent residents of Canada.

CUPE 3912 Job Posting for Part-Time Instructor

Course: BIOL 3421.2 Plants & People – Lecture
Department: Department of Biology, Faculty of Science, Saint Mary’s University.
Semester: Winter 2017 (03 January 2018 – 20 April 2018)
Schedule: Tuesday/Thursday 1:00 – 2:15 pm

Academic Calendar Description:
This course is an introduction to the study of plants used by people, their origin, domestication, botany, cultivation, harvesting, uses, diseases, breeding, and their role in the modern world economy. Plants and plant products of industrial importance, medicinal plants, food plants, psychoactive plants, and food additives are examined.

Additional Details:
Lecture only.

Qualifications:
Preferred applicant will possess a PhD in Biology or related field, and relevant course experience with respect to course instruction (with evidence of teaching effectiveness).

Duties:
• To prepare, deliver and coordinate the lecture component of the course
• To mark assignments and exams, and complete any other form of evaluation required by the SMU Biology Department and/or the University
• To comply with safety regulations that maintain a safe learning environment for staff and students

Remuneration:
Remuneration is in accordance with the Collective Agreement between Saint Mary’s University and CUPE 3912.

How to Apply:
Applications are invited in the first instance from part-time faculty colleagues on the Saint Mary’s precedence list. Applicants who currently hold a part-time teaching appointment at Saint Mary’s University should submit a cover letter and a C.V. Applicants who do not currently hold a part-time teaching appointment at Saint Mary’s University should submit a complete application (including a cover letter, CV, proof of academic credentials, name and contact information of three referees, and any evidence of teaching effectiveness).

Submissions are made as a single PDF file sent directly via email to: Dr. Susan Bjornson, Chairperson, Department of Biology, susan.bjornson@smu.ca.

Application Deadline: 17 November 2017.

Saint Mary’s University hires on the basis of merit and is committed to the principles of employment equity. Saint Mary’s University encourages applications from qualified women, visible minorities, Aboriginal people, and people with disabilities. Preference will be given to Canadian citizens and permanent residents of Canada.

CUPE 3912 Job Posting for Part-Time Instructor

Course: BIOL 3421.2L Plants and People- Lab
Department: Department of Biology, Faculty of Science, Saint Mary’s University.
Semester: Winter 2017 (03 January 2018 – 20 April 2018)
Schedule: Thursday 2:30-5:29 pm

Academic Calendar Description:
This course is an introduction to the study of plants used by people, their origin, domestication, botany, cultivation, harvesting, uses, diseases, breeding, and their role in the modern world economy. Plants and plant products of industrial importance, medicinal plants, food plants, psychoactive plants, and food additives are examined.

Additional Details:
Laboratory only.

Qualifications:
Preferred applicant will possess an MSc in Biology or related field, and relevant course experience with respect to course instruction (with evidence of teaching effectiveness), and evidence of completing WHMIS training.

Duties:
• To provide biology lab instruction (such as pre-lab tutorial) to undergraduate students
• To supervise and advise undergraduate students performing biological lab activities
• To supervise a teaching assistants (when available) helping with the lab instruction
• To mark biology lab assignments and/or complete any other form of evaluation required by the SMU Biology Department and/or the University
• To comply with safety regulations and maintain a safe learning environment for staff and students

Remuneration:
Remuneration is in accordance with the Collective Agreement between Saint Mary’s University and CUPE 3912.

How to Apply:
Applications are invited in the first instance from part-time faculty colleagues on the Saint Mary’s precedence list. Applicants who currently hold a part-time teaching appointment at Saint Mary’s University should submit a cover letter and a C.V. Applicants who do not currently hold a part-time teaching appointment at Saint Mary’s University should submit a complete application (including a cover letter, CV, proof of academic credentials, name and contact information of three referees, and any evidence of teaching effectiveness).

Submissions are made as a single PDF file sent directly via email to: Dr. Susan Bjornson, Chairperson, Department of Biology, susan.bjornson@smu.ca.

Application Deadline: 17 November 2017.

Saint Mary’s University hires on the basis of merit and is committed to the principles of employment equity. Saint Mary’s University encourages applications from qualified women, visible minorities, Aboriginal people, and people with disabilities. Preference will be given to Canadian citizens and permanent residents of Canada.

Mount Saint Vincent University

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Department/Faculty: Biology
Course Name: Introductory Biology II (1st half)
Course Code: BIOL 1153 01 (1st half)
Academic Term: Winter
Class Timetable: MWF 10:30 – 11:20am
Course Unit Value: 0.25 unit
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Start Date: 1/3/2018
End Date: 4/25/2018
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Qualifications:
The successful candidate will have a PhD in a life science, expertise in
the course subjects and demonstrated competence in teaching at the
university level.
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Duties: Preparation, teaching, student consultation, grading and marking,
distribution of student evaluation questionnaires, involvement in student
appeals, and other duties appropriate to the
appointment. —————————————————
Additional Duties:
See the description of BIOL 1153 in the MSVU Undergraduate Academic
Calendar. The first half of BIOL 1153 ends on February 14, 2018. This
half includes an overview of diversity and study of microbes, viruses and
animals. The lecturers of the first and second halves of BIOL 1153
co-operate in administration of the course.
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Remuneration: Remuneration is in accordance with the Collective Agreement
between Mount Saint Vincent University and CUPE 3912
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How to apply: Send your application accompanied by curriculum vitae and
the names of three references to:
Department Chair: Dr. Gavin Kernaghan, Dept. of Biology
Email: Biology@msvu.ca

Application deadline: 10/17/2017
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Department/Faculty: Biology
Course Name: Introductory Biology II (1st half)
Course Code: BIOL 1153 02 (1st half)
Academic Term: Winter
Class Timetable: MWF 12:00 – 12:50pm

Course Unit Value: 0.25 unit
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Start Date: 1/3/2018
End Date: 4/25/2018
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Qualifications:
The successful candidate will have a PhD in a life science, expertise in
the course subjects and demonstrated competence in teaching at the
university level.
—————————————————
Duties: Preparation, teaching, student consultation, grading and marking,
distribution of student evaluation questionnaires, involvement in student
appeals, and other duties appropriate to the
appointment. —————————————————
Additional Duties:
See the description of BIOL 1153 in the MSVU Undergraduate Academic
Calendar. The first half of BIOL 1153 ends on February 14, 2018.
This half includes an overview of diversity and study of microbes, viruses
and animals. The lecturers of the first and second halves of BIOL 1153
co-operate in administration of the course.
—————————————————
Remuneration: Remuneration is in accordance with the Collective Agreement
between Mount Saint Vincent University and CUPE 3912
—————————————————
How to apply: Send your application accompanied by curriculum vitae and
the names of three references to:
Department Chair: Dr. Gavin Kernaghan, Dept. of Biology
Email: Biology@msvu.ca

Application deadline: 10/17/2017
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Mount Saint Vincent University

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Department/Faculty: Biology
Course Name: Laboratory for BIOL 2240 Cell and Molecular Biology
Course Code: BIOL 224L LB
Academic Term: Winter
Class Timetable: W 5:00 – 7:45 pm
Course Unit Value: 0.25 unit
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Start Date: 1/3/2018
End Date: 4/25/2018
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Qualifications:
The candidate must have a BSc in a life science, at least one year of
cell, molecular or biochemistry laboratory experience (post-BSc) and some
relevant lab-teaching experience (post-BSc).
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Duties: Preparation, teaching, student consultation, grading and marking,
distribution of student evaluation questionnaires, involvement in student
appeals, and other duties appropriate to the
appointment. —————————————————
Additional Duties:
The instructor does not create the exercises or write the lab manual. The
instructor works with the lecturer and the senior lab instructor, and
supervises the activities of the technician, teaching assistant and
students. The instructor should not modify the exercises described in the
lab manual without consultation with the lecturer. The instructor is
responsible for providing the technician with at least two weeks-notice of
the reagents, materials and equipment required for each lab session – this
notice should be detailed and comprehensive, including quantities and
numbers of all items. This lab may or may not be provided with a teaching
assistant. For a description of the course content, see BIOL 2240 in the
MSVU Undergraduate Academic Calendar.
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Remuneration: Remuneration is in accordance with the Collective Agreement
between Mount Saint Vincent University and CUPE 3912
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How to apply: Send your application accompanied by curriculum vitae and
the names of three references to:
Department Chair: Dr. Gavin Kernaghan, Dept. of Biology
Email: Biology@msvu.ca

Application deadline: 10/2/2017
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DAL  

Part‑Time Academic Position ‑ Biology

Posted by Biology/Science on August 4, 2017 in Job Postings
POSTING DATE: August 4, 2017

APPLICATION DEADLINE: August 13, 2017

POSITION: Part-time Academic (1/2 position), Principles of Biology I (Biology 1010, September 1, to December 31, 2017

DEPARTMENT/LOCATION: Biology

PAY RATE: $4,881-$5,969 (prorated)

WORK ASSIGNMENT: The instructor will be giving approximately 1/3 of the lectures in the genetics and molecular biology section of the class, assisting students on an individual basis, general administration of the classes (handling student issues, submitting grades, etc.) and invigilating tests and examinations. The position reports to the Chair of the Department.

REQUIREMENTS OF POSITION: Qualifications include a graduate degree in biology and demonstrated ability to lecture to over 900 undergraduate students. First-time applicants to the Department of Biology must provide the names of two references.

IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN THE ABOVE POSITION, PLEASE APPLY IN WRITING BY THE APPLICATION DEADLINE TO:

Chair biochair@dal.ca
Department of Biology, Room 2078
Dalhousie University
Halifax, NS B3H 4J1

All offers of employment as a part-time academic are conditional upon sufficient student enrolment in the course and approval by the University.
Dalhousie University is committed to fostering a collegial culture grounded in diversity and inclusiveness. The university encourages applications from Aboriginal people, persons with a disability, racially visible persons, women, persons of minority sexual orientations and gender identities, and all candidates who would contribute to the diversity of our community.

MSVU  

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Department/Faculty: Biology
Course Name: Laboratory for BIOL 3309 Physiology of Plants
Course Code: BIOL 309L LA
Academic Term: Winter
Class Timetable: Th 1:30pm – 4:15pm
Course Unit Value: 0.25 unit
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Start Date: 1/3/2018
End Date: 4/25/2018
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Qualifications:
The candidate must have a BSc in biology or a related discipline, at least
one year of plant physiology or plant ecophysiology laboratory experience
(post-BSc) and some relevant lab-teaching experience (post-BSc).
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Duties: Preparation, teaching, student consultation, grading and marking,
distribution of student evaluation questionnaires, involvement in student
appeals, and other duties appropriate to the
appointment. —————————————————
Additional Duties:
The instructor does not create the exercises or write the lab manual. The
instructor works with the lecturer and the senior lab instructor, and
supervises the activities of the technician, teaching assistant and
students. The instructor should not modify the exercises described in the
lab manual without consultation with the lecturer. The instructor is
responsible for providing the technician with at least two weeks-notice of
the reagents, materials and equipment required for each lab session – this
notice should be detailed and comprehensive, including quantities and
numbers of all items. This lab may or may not be provided with a teaching
assistant. For a description of the course content, see BIOL 3309 in the
MSVU Undergraduate Academic Calendar.
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Remuneration: Remuneration is in accordance with the Collective Agreement
between Mount Saint Vincent University and CUPE 3912
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How to apply: Send your application accompanied by curriculum vitae and
the names of three references to:
Department Chair: Dr. Gavin Kernaghan, Dept. of Biology
Email: Biology@msvu.ca

Application deadline: 7/21/2017
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MSVU  

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Department/Faculty: Biology
Course Name: Human Reproduction, Growth and Maturation
Course Code: BIOL 1114 01
Academic Term: Fall
Class Timetable: W 7:15pm – 9:45pm
Course Unit Value: 0.5 unit
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Start Date: 9/6/2017
End Date: 12/21/2017
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Qualifications:
The successful candidate will have a PhD in a life science, expertise in
the course subjects, and demonstrated competence in teaching at the
university level.
—————————————————
Duties: Preparation, teaching, student consultation, grading and marking,
distribution of student evaluation questionnaires, involvement in student
appeals, and other duties appropriate to the
appointment. —————————————————
Additional Duties:
See the description of BIOL 1114 in the MSVU Undergraduate Academic
Calendar.
—————————————————
Remuneration: Remuneration is in accordance with the Collective Agreement
between Mount Saint Vincent University and CUPE 3912
—————————————————
How to apply: Send your application accompanied by curriculum vitae and
the names of three references to:
Department Chair: Dr. Gavin Kernaghan, Dept of Biology
Email: Biology@msvu.ca

Application deadline: 7/21/2017
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Department/Faculty: Biology
Course Name: Human Reproduction, Growth and Maturation
Course Code: BIOL 1114 02
Academic Term: Winter
Class Timetable: W 7:15pm – 9:45pm
Course Unit Value: 0.5 unit
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Start Date: 1/3/2018
End Date: 4/25/2018
—————————————————
Qualifications:
The successful candidate will have a PhD in a life science, expertise in
the course subjects, and demonstrated competence in teaching at the
university level.
—————————————————
Duties: Preparation, teaching, student consultation, grading and marking,
distribution of student evaluation questionnaires, involvement in student
appeals, and other duties appropriate to the
appointment. —————————————————
Additional Duties:
See the description of BIOL 1114 in the MSVU Undergraduate Academic
Calendar.
—————————————————
Remuneration: Remuneration is in accordance with the Collective Agreement
between Mount Saint Vincent University and CUPE 3912
—————————————————
How to apply: Send your application accompanied by curriculum vitae and
the names of three references to:
Department Chair: Dr. Gavin Kernaghan, Dept. of Biology

Email: Biology@msvu.ca

Application deadline: 7/21/2017
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Department/Faculty: Biology
Course Name: Human Reproduction, Growth and Maturation
Course Code: BIOL 1114 18
Academic Term: Fall
Class Timetable: T 7:15pm – 9:45pm
Course Unit Value: 0.5 unit
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Start Date: 9/6/2017
End Date: 12/21/2017
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Qualifications:
The successful candidate will have a PhD in a life science, expertise in
the course subjects and demonstrated competence in teaching online courses
at the university level.
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Duties: Preparation, teaching, student consultation, grading and marking,
distribution of student evaluation questionnaires, involvement in student
appeals, and other duties appropriate to the
appointment. —————————————————
Additional Duties:
See the description of BIOL 1114 in the MSVU Undergraduate Academic
Calendar. Students will have access to a set of online modules. The
instructor is expected to guide students as they work through these
modules. The instructor may add material that complements the content of
the modules.

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Remuneration: Remuneration is in accordance with the Collective Agreement
between Mount Saint Vincent University and CUPE 3912
—————————————————
How to apply: Send your application accompanied by curriculum vitae and
the names of three references to:
Department Chair: Dr. Gavin Kernaghan, Dept. of Biology
Email: Biology@msvu.ca

Application deadline: 7/21/2017
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Department/Faculty: Biology
Course Name: Human Reproduction, Growth and Maturation
Course Code: BIOL 1114 19
Academic Term: Winter
Class Timetable: T 7:15pm – 9:45pm
Course Unit Value: 0.5 unit
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Start Date: 1/3/2018
End Date: 4/25/2018

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Qualifications:
The successful candidate will have a PhD in a life science, expertise in
the course subjects and demonstrated competence in teaching online courses
at the university level.
—————————————————
Duties: Preparation, teaching, student consultation, grading and marking,
distribution of student evaluation questionnaires, involvement in student
appeals, and other duties appropriate to the
appointment. —————————————————
Additional Duties:
See the description of BIOL 1114 in the MSVU Undergraduate Academic
Calendar. Students will have access to a set of online modules.
The instructor is expected to guide students as they work through these
modules. The instructor may add material that complements the content of
the modules.
—————————————————
Remuneration: Remuneration is in accordance with the Collective Agreement
between Mount Saint Vincent University and CUPE 3912
—————————————————
How to apply: Send your application accompanied by curriculum vitae and
the names of three references to:
Department Chair: Dr. Gavin Kernaghan, Dept. of Biology
Email: Biology@msvu.ca

Application deadline: 7/21/2017
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Department/Faculty: Biology
Course Name: Introductory Biology I
Course Code: BIOL 1152 02
Academic Term: Fall
Class Timetable: MWF 12:00pm – 12:50pm
Course Unit Value: 0.5 unit
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Start Date: 9/6/2017
End Date: 12/21/2017
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Qualifications:
The successful candidate will have a PhD in a life science, expertise in
the course subjects and demonstrated competence in teaching at the
university level.
—————————————————
Duties: Preparation, teaching, student consultation, grading and marking,
distribution of student evaluation questionnaires, involvement in student
appeals, and other duties appropriate to the
appointment. —————————————————
Additional Duties:
See the description of BIOL 1152 in the MSVU Undergraduate Academic
Calendar.

—————————————————
Remuneration: Remuneration is in accordance with the Collective Agreement
between Mount Saint Vincent University and CUPE 3912
—————————————————
How to apply: Send your application accompanied by curriculum vitae and
the names of three references to:
Department Chair: Dr. Gavin Kernaghan, Dept. of Biology
Email: Biology@msvu.ca

Application deadline: 7/21/2017
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Department/Faculty: Biology
Course Name: General Microbiology
Course Code: BIOL 2202 01
Academic Term: Fall
Class Timetable: TTh 12:00pm – 1:15pm
Course Unit Value: 0.5 unit
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Start Date: 9/6/2017
End Date: 12/21/2017
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Qualifications:
The successful candidate will have a PhD in a relevant area of biology,
expertise in the course subject, and demonstrated competence in teaching
at the university level.
—————————————————
Duties: Preparation, teaching, student consultation, grading and marking,
distribution of student evaluation questionnaires, involvement in student
appeals, and other duties appropriate to the
appointment. —————————————————
Additional Duties:
See the description of BIOL 2202 in the MSVU Undergraduate Academic
Calendar.
—————————————————
Remuneration: Remuneration is in accordance with the Collective Agreement
between Mount Saint Vincent University and CUPE 3912
—————————————————
How to apply: Send your application accompanied by curriculum vitae and
the names of three references to:
Department Chair: Dr. Gavin Kernaghan, Dept of Biology

Email: Biology@msvu.ca

Application deadline: 7/21/2017
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Department/Faculty: Biology
Course Name: General Microbiology
Course Code: BIOL 2202 02
Academic Term: Winter
Class Timetable: TTh 12:00pm – 1:15pm
Course Unit Value: 0.5 unit
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Start Date: 1/3/2018
End Date: 4/25/2018
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Qualifications:
The successful candidate will have a PhD in a relevant area of biology,
expertise in the course subject, and demonstrated competence in teaching
at the university level.
—————————————————
Duties: Preparation, teaching, student consultation, grading and marking,
distribution of student evaluation questionnaires, involvement in student
appeals, and other duties appropriate to the
appointment. —————————————————
Additional Duties:
See the description of BIOL 2202 in the MSVU Undergraduate Academic
Calendar.
—————————————————
Remuneration: Remuneration is in accordance with the Collective Agreement
between Mount Saint Vincent University and CUPE 3912
—————————————————
How to apply: Send your application accompanied by curriculum vitae and
the names of three references to:
Department Chair: Dr. Gavin Kernaghan, Dept. of Biology
Email: biology@msvu.ca

Application deadline: 7/21/2017
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Department/Faculty: Biology
Course Name: Human Anatomy and Physiology I
Course Code: BIOL 2205 01
Academic Term: Fall
Class Timetable: TTh 4:30pm – 5:45pm
Course Unit Value: 0.5 unit
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Start Date: 9/6/2017
End Date: 12/21/2017
—————————————————
Qualifications:
The successful candidate will have a PhD in a relevant area of biology,
expertise in the course subject, and demonstrated competence in teaching
at the university level.
—————————————————
Duties: Preparation, teaching, student consultation, grading and marking,
distribution of student evaluation questionnaires, involvement in student
appeals, and other duties appropriate to the
appointment. —————————————————
Additional Duties:
See the description of BIOL 2205 in the MSVU Undergraduate Academic

Calendar.
—————————————————
Remuneration: Remuneration is in accordance with the Collective Agreement
between Mount Saint Vincent University and CUPE 3912
—————————————————
How to apply: Send your application accompanied by curriculum vitae and
the names of three references to:
Department Chair: Dr. Gavin Kernaghan, Dept of Biology
Email: Biology@msvu.ca

Application deadline: 7/21/2017
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Department/Faculty: Biology
Course Name: Human Anatomy and Physiology II
Course Code: BIOL 2206 01
Academic Term: Winter
Class Timetable: TTh 4:30pm – 5:45pm
Course Unit Value: 0.5 unit
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Start Date: 1/3/2018
End Date: 4/25/2018
—————————————————
Qualifications:
The successful candidate will have a PhD in a relevant area of biology,
expertise in the course subject, and demonstrated competence in teaching
at the university level.
—————————————————
Duties: Preparation, teaching, student consultation, grading and marking,
distribution of student evaluation questionnaires, involvement in student
appeals, and other duties appropriate to the
appointment. —————————————————
Additional Duties:
See the description of BIOL 2206 in the MSVU Undergraduate Academic

Calendar.
—————————————————
Remuneration: Remuneration is in accordance with the Collective Agreement
between Mount Saint Vincent University and CUPE 3912
—————————————————
How to apply: Send your application accompanied by curriculum vitae and
the names of three references to:
Department Chair: Dr. Gavin Kernaghan, Dept. of Biology
Email: biology@msvu.ca

Application deadline: 7/21/2017
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Department/Faculty: Biology
Course Name: Microbial Diversity
Course Code: BIOL 2207 01
Academic Term: Fall
Class Timetable: TTh 10:30am – 11:45am
Course Unit Value: 0.5 unit
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Start Date: 9/6/2017
End Date: 12/21/2017
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Qualifications:
The successful candidate will have a PhD in a relevant area of biology,
expertise in the course subject, and demonstrated competence in teaching
at the university level.
—————————————————
Duties: Preparation, teaching, student consultation, grading and marking,
distribution of student evaluation questionnaires, involvement in student
appeals, and other duties appropriate to the
appointment. —————————————————
Additional Duties:
See the description of BIOL 2207 in the MSVU Undergraduate Academic

Calendar.
—————————————————
Remuneration: Remuneration is in accordance with the Collective Agreement
between Mount Saint Vincent University and CUPE 3912
—————————————————
How to apply: Send your application accompanied by curriculum vitae and
the names of three references to:
Department Chair: Dr. Gavin Kernaghan, Dept of Biology
Email: Biology@msvu.ca

Application deadline: 7/21/2017
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Department/Faculty: Biology
Course Name: Cell and Molecular Biology
Course Code: BIOL 2240 01
Academic Term: Winter
Class Timetable: MWF 9:00am – 9:50am
Course Unit Value: 0.5 unit
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Start Date: 1/3/2018
End Date: 4/25/2018
—————————————————
Qualifications:
The successful candidate will have a PhD in a relevant area of biology,
expertise in the course subject, and demonstrated competence in teaching
at the university level.
—————————————————
Duties: Preparation, teaching, student consultation, grading and marking,
distribution of student evaluation questionnaires, involvement in student
appeals, and other duties appropriate to the
appointment. —————————————————
Additional Duties:
See the description of BIOL 2240 in the MSVU Undergraduate Academic

Calendar.
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Remuneration: Remuneration is in accordance with the Collective Agreement
between Mount Saint Vincent University and CUPE 3912
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How to apply: Send your application accompanied by curriculum vitae and
the names of three references to:
Department Chair: Dr. Gavin Kernaghan, Dept. of Biology
Email: biology@msvu.ca

Application deadline: 7/21/2017
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Department/Faculty: Biology
Course Name: Molecular Genetics
Course Code: BIOL 3372 01
Academic Term: Fall
Class Timetable: TTh 10:30am – 11:45am
Course Unit Value: 0.5 unit
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Start Date: 9/6/2017
End Date: 12/21/2017
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Qualifications:
The successful candidate will have a PhD in a relevant area of biology,
expertise in the course subject, and demonstrated competence in teaching
at the university level.
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Duties: Preparation, teaching, student consultation, grading and marking,
distribution of student evaluation questionnaires, involvement in student
appeals, and other duties appropriate to the
appointment. —————————————————
Additional Duties:
See the description of BIOL 3372 in the MSVU Academic Calendar.

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Remuneration: Remuneration is in accordance with the Collective Agreement
between Mount Saint Vincent University and CUPE 3912
—————————————————
How to apply: Send your application accompanied by curriculum vitae and
the names of three references to:
Department Chair: Dr. Gavin Kernaghan, Dept of Biology
Email: Biology@msvu.ca

Application deadline: 7/21/2017
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Department/Faculty: Biology
Course Name: Laboratory for BIOL 2202 General Microbiology
Course Code: BIOL 202L LA
Academic Term: Fall
Class Timetable: T 1:30pm – 4:15pm
Course Unit Value: 0.25 unit
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Start Date: 9/6/2017
End Date: 12/21/2017
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Qualifications:
The candidate must have a BSc in a life science, at least one year of
microbiology laboratory experience (post-BSc) and some relevant
lab-teaching experience (post-BSc).
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Duties: Preparation, teaching, student consultation, grading and marking,
distribution of student evaluation questionnaires, involvement in student
appeals, and other duties appropriate to the
appointment. —————————————————
Additional Duties:
The instructor does not create the exercises or write the lab manual. The
instructor works with the lecturer and the senior lab instructor, and
supervises the activities of the technician, teaching assistant and
students. The instructor should not modify the exercises described in the
lab manual without consultation with the lecturer. The instructor is
responsible for providing the technician with at least two weeks-notice of
the reagents, materials and equipment required for each lab session – this
notice should be detailed and comprehensive, including quantities and
numbers of all items. This lab may or may not be provided with a teaching
assistant. For a description of the course content, see BIOL 2202 in the
MSVU Undergraduate Academic Calendar.

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Remuneration: Remuneration is in accordance with the Collective Agreement
between Mount Saint Vincent University and CUPE 3912
—————————————————
How to apply: Send your application accompanied by curriculum vitae and
the names of three references to:
Department Chair: Dr. Gavin Kernaghan, Dept of Biology
Email: Biology@msvu.ca

Application deadline: 7/21/2017
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Department/Faculty: Biology
Course Name: Laboratory for BIOL 2202 General Microbiology
Course Code: BIOL 202L LB
Academic Term: Fall
Class Timetable: W 1:30pm – 4:15pm

Course Unit Value: 0.25 unit
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Start Date: 9/6/2017
End Date: 12/21/2017
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Qualifications:
The candidate must have a BSc in a life science, at least one year of
microbiology laboratory experience (post-BSc) and some relevant
lab-teaching experience (post-BSc).
—————————————————
Duties: Preparation, teaching, student consultation, grading and marking,
distribution of student evaluation questionnaires, involvement in student
appeals, and other duties appropriate to the
appointment. —————————————————
Additional Duties:
The instructor does not create the exercises or write the lab manual. The
instructor works with the lecturer and the senior lab instructor, and
supervises the activities of the technician, teaching assistant and
students. The instructor should not modify the exercises described in the
lab manual without consultation with the lecturer. The instructor is
responsible for providing the technician with at least two weeks-notice of
the reagents, materials and equipment required for each lab session – this
notice should be detailed and comprehensive, including quantities and
numbers of all items. This lab may or may not be provided with a teaching
assistant. For a description of the course content, see BIOL 2202 in the
MSVU Undergraduate Academic Calendar.
—————————————————
Remuneration: Remuneration is in accordance with the Collective Agreement
between Mount Saint Vincent University and CUPE 3912
—————————————————
How to apply: Send your application accompanied by curriculum vitae and
the names of three references to:
Department Chair: Dr. Gavin Kernaghan, Dept of Biology
Email: Biology@msvu.ca

Application deadline: 7/21/2017
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Department/Faculty: Biology
Course Name: Laboratory for BIOL 2202 General Microbiology
Course Code: BIOL 202L LC
Academic Term: Winter
Class Timetable: T 1:30pm – 4:15pm
Course Unit Value: 0.25 unit
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Start Date: 1/3/2018
End Date: 4/25/2018

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Qualifications:
The candidate must have a BSc in a life science, at least one year of
microbiology laboratory experience (post-BSc) and some relevant
lab-teaching experience (post-BSc).
—————————————————
Duties: Preparation, teaching, student consultation, grading and marking,
distribution of student evaluation questionnaires, involvement in student
appeals, and other duties appropriate to the
appointment. —————————————————
Additional Duties:
The instructor does not create the exercises or write the lab manual. The
instructor works with the lecturer and the senior lab instructor, and
supervises the activities of the technician, teaching assistant and
students. The instructor should not modify the exercises described in the
lab manual without consultation with the lecturer. The instructor is
responsible for providing the technician with at least two weeks-notice of
the reagents, materials and equipment required for each lab session – this
notice should be detailed and comprehensive, including quantities and
numbers of all items. This lab may or may not be provided with a teaching
assistant. For a description of the course content, see BIOL 2202 in the
MSVU Undergraduate Academic Calendar.
—————————————————
Remuneration: Remuneration is in accordance with the Collective Agreement
between Mount Saint Vincent University and CUPE 3912
—————————————————
How to apply: Send your application accompanied by curriculum vitae and
the names of three references to:
Department Chair: Dr. Gavin Kernaghan, Dept. of Biology
Email: biology@msvu.ca

Application deadline: 7/21/2017
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Department/Faculty: Biology
Course Name: Laboratory for BIOL 2202 General Microbiology
Course Code: BIOL 202L LD
Academic Term: Winter
Class Timetable: W 1:30pm – 4:15pm

Course Unit Value: 0.25 unit
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Start Date: 1/3/2018
End Date: 4/25/2018
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Qualifications:
The candidate must have a BSc in a life science, at least one year of
microbiology laboratory experience (post-BSc) and some relevant
lab-teaching experience (post-BSc).
—————————————————
Duties: Preparation, teaching, student consultation, grading and marking,
distribution of student evaluation questionnaires, involvement in student
appeals, and other duties appropriate to the
appointment. —————————————————
Additional Duties:
The instructor does not create the exercises or write the lab manual. The
instructor works with the lecturer and the senior lab instructor, and
supervises the activities of the technician, teaching assistant and
students. The instructor should not modify the exercises described in the
lab manual without consultation with the lecturer. The instructor is
responsible for providing the technician with at least two weeks-notice of
the reagents, materials and equipment required for each lab session – this
notice should be detailed and comprehensive, including quantities and
numbers of all items. This lab may or may not be provided with a teaching
assistant. For a description of the course content, see BIOL 2202 in the
MSVU Undergraduate Academic Calendar.
—————————————————
Remuneration: Remuneration is in accordance with the Collective Agreement
between Mount Saint Vincent University and CUPE 3912
—————————————————
How to apply: Send your application accompanied by curriculum vitae and
the names of three references to:
Department Chair: Dr. Gavin Kernaghan, Dept. of Biology
Email: biology@msvu.ca

Application deadline: 7/21/2017
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Department/Faculty: Biology
Course Name: Laboratory for BIOL 2240 Cell and Molecular Biology
Course Code: BIOL 224L LA
Academic Term: Winter
Class Timetable: W 1:30pm – 4:15pm
Course Unit Value: 0.25 unit
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Start Date: 1/3/2018
End Date: 4/25/2018
—————————————————
Qualifications:
The candidate must have a BSc in a life science, at least one year of
cell, molecular or biochemistry laboratory experience (post-BSc) and some
relevant lab-teaching experience (post-BSc).
—————————————————
Duties: Preparation, teaching, student consultation, grading and marking,
distribution of student evaluation questionnaires, involvement in student
appeals, and other duties appropriate to the
appointment. —————————————————
Additional Duties:
The instructor does not create the exercises or write the lab manual. The
instructor works with the lecturer and the senior lab instructor, and
supervises the activities of the technician, teaching assistant and
students. The instructor should not modify the exercises described in the
lab manual without consultation with the lecturer. The instructor is
responsible for providing the technician with at least two weeks-notice of
the reagents, materials and equipment required for each lab session – this
notice should be detailed and comprehensive, including quantities and
numbers of all items. This lab may or may not be provided with a teaching
assistant. For a description of the course content, see BIOL 2240 in the

MSVU Undergraduate Academic Calendar.
—————————————————
Remuneration: Remuneration is in accordance with the Collective Agreement
between Mount Saint Vincent University and CUPE 3912
—————————————————
How to apply: Send your application accompanied by curriculum vitae and
the names of three references to:
Department Chair: Dr. Gavin Kernaghan, Dept. of Biology
Email: biology@msvu.ca

Application deadline: 7/21/2017
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Department/Faculty: Biology
Course Name: Laboratory for BIOL 3312 General Ecology Course
Course Code: BIOL 312L LA
Academic Term: Fall
Class Timetable: Th 1:30pm – 4:15pm
Course Unit Value: 0.25 unit
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Start Date: 9/6/2017
End Date: 12/21/2017
—————————————————
Qualifications:
The candidate must have a BSc in a life science, at least one year of
laboratory or field experience in ecology (post-BSc) and some relevant
lab- and/or field-teaching experience (post-BSc).

—————————————————
Duties: Preparation, teaching, student consultation, grading and marking,
distribution of student evaluation questionnaires, involvement in student
appeals, and other duties appropriate to the
appointment. —————————————————
Additional Duties:
The instructor does not create the exercises or write the lab manual. The
instructor works with the lecturer and the senior lab instructor, and
supervises the activities of the technician, teaching assistant and
students. The instructor should not modify the exercises described in the
lab manual without consultation with the lecturer. The instructor is
responsible for providing the technician with at least two weeks-notice of
the reagents, materials and equipment required for each lab session – this
notice should be detailed and comprehensive, including quantities and
numbers of all items. This lab may or may not be provided with a teaching
assistant. For a description of the course content, see BIOL 3312 in the

MSVU Undergraduate Academic Calendar.
—————————————————
Remuneration: Remuneration is in accordance with the Collective Agreement
between Mount Saint Vincent University and CUPE 3912
—————————————————
How to apply: Send your application accompanied by curriculum vitae and
the names of three references to:
Department Chair: Dr. Gavin Kernaghan, Dept. of Biology
Email: Biology@msvu.ca

Application deadline: 7/21/2017
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Department/Faculty: Biology
Course Name: Laboratory for BIOL 3372 Molecular Genetics
Course Code: BIOL 372L LA
Academic Term: Fall
Class Timetable: T 1:30pm – 4:15pm
Course Unit Value: 0.25 unit
—————————————————
Start Date: 9/6/2017
End Date: 12/21/2017
—————————————————
Qualifications:
The candidate must have a BSc in biology or a related discipline, at least
one year of molecular genetics, molecular biology or genomics laboratory
experience (post-BSc) and some relevant lab-teaching experience
(post-BSc).
—————————————————
Duties: Preparation, teaching, student consultation, grading and marking,
distribution of student evaluation questionnaires, involvement in student
appeals, and other duties appropriate to the
appointment. —————————————————
Additional Duties:
The instructor does not create the exercises or write the lab manual. The
instructor works with the lecturer and the senior lab instructor, and
supervises the activities of the technician, teaching assistant and
students. The instructor should not modify the exercises described in the
lab manual without consultation with the lecturer. The instructor is
responsible for providing the technician with at least two weeks-notice of
the reagents, materials and equipment required for each lab session – this
notice should be detailed and comprehensive, including quantities and
numbers of all items. This lab may or may not be provided with a teaching
assistant. For a description of the course content, see BIOL 3372 in the
MSVU Undergraduate Academic Calendar.
—————————————————
Remuneration: Remuneration is in accordance with the Collective Agreement
between Mount Saint Vincent University and CUPE 3912
—————————————————
How to apply: Send your application accompanied by curriculum vitae and
the names of three references to:
Department Chair: Dr. Gavin Kernaghan, Dept of Biology

Email: Biology@msvu.ca

Application deadline: 7/21/2017
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Department/Faculty: Chemistry/Physics
Course Name: LAB – CHEM/BIOL 3502 Intermediary Metabolism
Course Code: CHEM/BIOL 352L LB
Academic Term: Summer Session II
Class Timetable: TTh 9:00am – 11:45am
Course Unit Value: 0.25 unit
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Start Date: 7/4/2017
End Date: 8/18/2017
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Qualifications:
Candidates should have a BSc in Chemistry and experience in biochemistry
lab instruction.
—————————————————
Duties: Preparation, teaching, student consultation, grading and marking,
distribution of student evaluation questionnaires, involvement in student
appeals, and other duties appropriate to the
appointment. —————————————————
Additional Duties:
Laboratory set up and clean up, consultation with instructor of the
lecture portion of the course(CHEM/BIOL 3502) to facilitate coordination.
Ensure University safety guidelines are met.

—————————————————
Remuneration: Remuneration is in accordance with the Collective Agreement
between Mount Saint Vincent University and CUPE 3912
—————————————————
How to apply: Send your application accompanied by curriculum vitae and
the names of three references to:
Department Chair: Dr. Cherif Matta, Dept. of Chemistry
Email: chemphys@msvu.ca

Application deadline: 6/9/2017
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MSVU  

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Department/Faculty: Chemistry/Physics
Course Name: LAB – CHEM/BIOL 3502 Intermediary Metabolism
Course Code: CHEM/BIOL 352L LB
Academic Term: Summer Session II
Class Timetable: TTh 9:00am – 11:45am
Course Unit Value: 0.25 unit
—————————————————
Start Date: 7/4/2017
End Date: 8/18/2017
—————————————————
Qualifications:
Candidates should have a BSc in Chemistry and experience in biochemistry
lab instruction.
—————————————————
Duties: Preparation, teaching, student consultation, grading and marking,
distribution of student evaluation questionnaires, involvement in student
appeals, and other duties appropriate to the
appointment. —————————————————
Additional Duties:
Laboratory set up and clean up, consultation with instructor of the
lecture portion of the course(CHEM/BIOL 3502) to facilitate coordination.
Ensure University safety guidelines are met.

—————————————————
Remuneration: Remuneration is in accordance with the Collective Agreement
between Mount Saint Vincent University and CUPE 3912
—————————————————
How to apply: Send your application accompanied by curriculum vitae and
the names of three references to:
Department Chair: Dr. Cherif Matta, Dept. of Chemistry
Email: chemphy@msvu.ca

Application deadline: 6/9/2017
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MSVU  

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Department/Faculty: Biology
Course Name: Basic Neuroscience
Course Code: BIOL/PSYCH 2260 18
Academic Term: Summer Session I
Class Timetable: M 7:15 – 9:15 PM
Course Unit Value: 0.5 unit
—————————————————
Start Date: 5/8/2017
End Date: 6/23/2017
—————————————————
Qualifications:
The successful candidate must have a PhD in a life science, expertise in
the course subject, demonstrated competence in teaching at the university
level, and experience in the development and/or teaching of online
courses.
—————————————————
Duties: Preparation, teaching, student consultation, grading and marking,
distribution of student evaluation questionnaires, involvement in student
appeals, and other duties appropriate to the
appointment. —————————————————
Additional Duties:
See the description of BIOL 2260 in the MSVU Undergraduate Academic
Calendar. Students will have access to a set of online modules and
learning activities. The instructor is expected to guide students as they
work through these modules and activities. The instructor may add material
that complements the course content. Registration will be limited to 24
students.
—————————————————
Remuneration: Remuneration is in accordance with the Collective Agreement
between Mount Saint Vincent University and CUPE 3912
—————————————————
How to apply: Send your application accompanied by curriculum vitae and
the names of three references to:
Department Chair: Dr. Ronald MacKay, Dept. of Biology
Email: Biology@msvu.ca

Application deadline: 4/21/2017
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DAL  

Part‑Time Academic Positions ‑ Biology

Posted by Biology on March 24, 2017 in Job Postings
PART-TIME ACADEMIC POSTING
DALHOUSIE UNIVERSITY
Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada B3H 4R2

POSTING DATE: March 27, 2017

APPLICATION DEADLINE: April 5, 2017

POSITION: One-Half Time Part-time Academic; Diversity of Life I (Biology 2003.03); September 1, to December 31, 2017

DEPARTMENT/LOCATION: Biology

PAY RATE: $4,881-5,969

WORK ASSIGNMENT: The instructor is responsible for approximately one-half of the class lectures during the term; assisting students on an individual basis; general administration of the classes (handling student issues, submitting grades, etc.); and invigilating tests and examinations. The position reports to the Chair of the Department.

REQUIREMENTS OF POSITION: The applicants will have an advanced degree in biology. Previous, recent teaching experience in the related discipline and demonstrated ability to lecture to a large class of undergraduate students would be a definite asset. First time applicants must provide the names of two referees.

IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN THE ABOVE POSITION, PLEASE APPLY IN WRITING BY THE APPLICATION DEADLINE TO:

Chair biochair@dal.ca
Department of Biology, Room 2078
Dalhousie University
Halifax, NS B3H 4R2

All offers of employment as a part-time academic are conditional upon sufficient student enrolment in the course and approval by the University.

Dalhousie University is committed to fostering a collegial culture grounded in diversity and inclusiveness. The university encourages applications from qualified Aboriginal people, persons with a disability, racially visible persons, women, persons of minority sexual orientations and gender identities, and all qualified candidates who would contribute to the diversity of our community.

PART-TIME ACADEMIC POSTING
DALHOUSIE UNIVERSITY
Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada B3H 4J1

POSTING DATE: March 27, 2017

APPLICATION DEADLINE: April 5, 2017

POSITION: Sessional Instructor (1/3 position), Genetics and Molecular Biology (Biology 2030), September 1, to December 31, 2017

DEPARTMENT/LOCATION: Biology

PAY RATE: $4,881-$5,969

WORK ASSIGNMENT: The sessional instructor will be giving approximately 1/3 of the lectures of the class. The lectures will cover the areas of: chromosome structure and variation; structure of nucleic acids, RNA processing and DNA replication, transcription and translation.

REQUIREMENTS OF POSITION: Qualifications include a graduate degree in biology with a specialization in genetics and molecular biology; demonstrated ability to lecture to over 100 undergraduate students. First-time applicants to the Department of Biology must provide the names of two references.

IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN THE ABOVE POSITION, PLEASE APPLY IN WRITING BY THE APPLICATION DEADLINE TO:

Chair biochair@dal.ca
Department of Biology, Room 2078
Dalhousie University
Halifax, NS B3H 4J1

All offers of employment as a part-time academic are conditional upon sufficient student enrolment in the course and approval by the University.

Dalhousie University is committed to fostering a collegial culture grounded in diversity and inclusiveness. The university encourages applications from qualified Aboriginal people, persons with a disability, racially visible persons, women, persons of minority sexual orientations and gender identities, and all qualified candidates who would contribute to the diversity of our community.


PART-TIME ACADEMIC POSTING
DALHOUSIE UNIVERSITY
Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada B3H 4R2

POSTING DATE: March 27, 2017

APPLICATION DEADLINE: April 5, 2017

POSITION: Part-time Academic; Introductory Ecology (Biology 2060.03); January 1, to April 30, 2018

DEPARTMENT/LOCATION: Biology

PAY RATE: $4,881-5,969

WORK ASSIGNMENT: The instructor is responsible for the class lectures and evaluation of students. The class covers population growth, competition, predation, food webs, metapopulation dynamics, biodiversity and ecosystem functions. The instructor will consult with the laboratory instructor in the delivery of the course content. The position reports to the Chair of the Department.

REQUIREMENTS OF POSITION: The applicants will have an advanced degree in biology and have prior, recent teaching experience in the field of ecology and demonstrated ability to lecture to over 100 undergraduate students. First-time applicants to the Department of Biology must provide the names of two references.

IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN THE ABOVE POSITION, PLEASE APPLY IN WRITING BY THE APPLICATION DEADLINE TO:

Chair biochair@dal.ca
Department of Biology, Room 2078
Dalhousie University
Halifax, NS B3H 4R2

All offers of employment as a part-time academic are conditional upon sufficient student enrolment in the course and approval by the University.

Dalhousie University is committed to fostering a collegial culture grounded in diversity and inclusiveness. The university encourages applications from qualified Aboriginal people, persons with a disability, racially visible persons, women, persons of minority sexual orientations and gender identities, and all qualified candidates who would contribute to the diversity of our community.

PART-TIME ACADEMIC POSTING
DALHOUSIE UNIVERSITY
Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada B3H 4R2

POSTING DATE: March 27, 2017

APPLICATION DEADLINE: April 5, 2017

POSITIONS: Part-time Academic (2 positions); Behavioral Ecology (Biology 3062.03); January 1, to April 30, 2018

DEPARTMENT/LOCATION: Biology

PAY RATE: $4,881-5,969

WORK ASSIGNMENT: The instructor(s) will be giving lectures examining animal behaviour from an evolutionary perspective. Why do animals do what they do? Using the theory of natural selection as a basis, he/she will examine foraging, grouping patterns, territorial behaviour, parenting, mating behavior, social organization, aggression and co-operation. The position(s) reports to the Chair of the Department.

REQUIREMENTS OF POSITION: The applicants will have an advanced degree in biology and have prior, recent teaching experience in the field of behavioural ecology and demonstrated ability to lecture to over 100 undergraduate students. First-time applicants to the Department of Biology must provide the names of two references.

IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN THE ABOVE POSITION, PLEASE APPLY IN WRITING BY THE APPLICATION DEADLINE TO:

Chair biochair@dal.ca
Department of Biology, Room 2078
Dalhousie University
Halifax, NS B3H 4R2

All offers of employment as a part-time academic are conditional upon sufficient student enrolment in the course and approval by the University.

Dalhousie University is committed to fostering a collegial culture grounded in diversity and inclusiveness. The university encourages applications from qualified Aboriginal people, persons with a disability, racially visible persons, women, persons of minority sexual orientations and gender identities, and all qualified candidates who would contribute to the diversity of our community.


PART-TIME ACADEMIC POSTING
DALHOUSIE UNIVERSITY
Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada B3H 4R2

POSTING DATE: March 27, 2017

APPLICATION DEADLINE: April 5, 2017

POSITION: Part-time Academic: Principles of Animal Physiology Part I/Physiology of Marine Animals, Part I, (Biology 3078.03/Marine Biology 3074.03); September 1, to December 31, 2017.

DEPARTMENT/LOCATION: Biology

PAY RATE: $4,881-5,969

WORK ASSIGNMENT: The instructor is responsible for lectures, assisting students on an individual basis; general administration of the class (handling student issues, submitting grades, etc.); invigilating tests and examinations. The positions report to the Chair of the Department.

REQUIREMENTS OF POSITION: All applicants for this position will have an advanced degree in biology. Previous, recent teaching experience (classroom and or laboratory) in the related discipline would be a definite asset. First time applicants must provide the names of two referees.

IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN THE ABOVE POSITION, PLEASE APPLY IN WRITING BY THE APPLICATION DEADLINE TO:

Chair biochair@dal.ca
Department of Biology, Room 2078
Dalhousie University
Halifax, NS B3H 4R2

All offers of employment as a part-time academic are conditional upon sufficient student enrolment in the course and approval by the University.

Dalhousie University is committed to fostering a collegial culture grounded in diversity and inclusiveness. The university encourages applications from qualified Aboriginal people, persons with a disability, racially visible persons, women, persons of minority sexual orientations and gender identities, and all qualified candidates who would contribute to the diversity of our community.

PART-TIME ACADEMIC POSTING
DALHOUSIE UNIVERSITY
Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada B3H 4R2

POSTING DATE: March 27, 2017

APPLICATION DEADLINE: April 5, 2017

POSITIONS: Part-time Academic (2 positions); Invertebrate Biology (Biology/Marine Biology 3301); January 1, to April 30, 2018

DEPARTMENT/LOCATION: Biology

PAY RATE: $4,881-5,969

WORK ASSIGNMENT: The instructor is responsible for lectures, and coordinating and delivering the laboratory component of the class; assisting students on an individual basis; general administration of the classes (handling student issues, submitting grades, etc.); invigilating tests and examinations. The position reports to the Chair of the Department.

REQUIREMENTS OF POSITION: The applicants will have an advanced degree in biology. Previous, recent teaching experience (classroom and or laboratory) in the related discipline would be a definite asset. First time applicants must provide the names of two referees.

IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN THE ABOVE POSITION, PLEASE APPLY IN WRITING BY THE APPLICATION DEADLINE TO:

Chair biochair@dal.ca
Department of Biology, Room 2078
Dalhousie University
Halifax, NS B3H 4R2

All offers of employment as a part-time academic are conditional upon sufficient student enrolment in the course and approval by the University.

Dalhousie University is committed to fostering a collegial culture grounded in diversity and inclusiveness. The university encourages applications from qualified Aboriginal people, persons with a disability, racially visible persons, women, persons of minority sexual orientations and gender identities, and all qualified candidates who would contribute to the diversity of our community.

PART-TIME ACADEMIC POSTING
DALHOUSIE UNIVERSITY
Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada B3H 4R2

POSTING DATE: March 27, 2017

APPLICATION DEADLINE: April 5, 2017

POSITIONS: Part-time Academic (2 positions): Parasitology (Biology 3322.03); September 1, to December 31, 2017

DEPARTMENT/LOCATION: Biology

PAY RATE: $4,881-$5,969

WORK ASSIGNMENT: The instructor(s) is responsible for lectures, and coordinating the laboratory component of the class; assisting students on an individual basis; general administration of the classes (handling student issues, submitting grades, hiring/supervising TA’s, etc.); and invigilating tests and examinations. The position(s) reports to the Chair of the Department.

REQUIREMENTS OF POSITION: The applicants will have an advanced degree in biology. Previous, recent teaching experience (classroom and or laboratory) in the related discipline would be a definite asset. First time applicants must provide the names of two referees.

IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN THE ABOVE POSITION, PLEASE APPLY IN WRITING BY THE APPLICATION DEADLINE TO:

Chair biochair@dal.ca
Department of Biology, Room 2078
Dalhousie University
Halifax, NS B3H 4R2

All offers of employment as a part-time academic are conditional upon sufficient student enrolment in the course and approval by the University.

Dalhousie University is committed to fostering a collegial culture grounded in diversity and inclusiveness. The university encourages applications from qualified Aboriginal people, persons with a disability, racially visible persons, women, persons of minority sexual orientations and gender identities, and all qualified candidates who would contribute to the diversity of our community.

PART-TIME ACADEMIC POSTING
DALHOUSIE UNIVERSITY
Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada B3H 4R2

POSTING DATE: March 27, 2017

APPLICATION DEADLINE: April 5, 2017

POSITION: Part-time Academic: Applied Entomology (Biology 3329.03); September 1, to December 31, 2017

DEPARTMENT/LOCATION: Biology

PAY RATE: $4,881-$5,969

WORK ASSIGNMENT: The instructor is responsible for lectures, and coordinating the laboratory component of the class; assisting students on an individual basis; general administration of the classes (handling student issues, submitting grades, etc.); and invigilating tests and examinations. The position reports to the Chair of the Department.

REQUIREMENTS OF POSITION: All applicants for these positions will have an advanced degree in biology. Previous, recent teaching experience (classroom and or laboratory) in the related discipline would be a definite asset. First time applicants must provide the names of two referees.

IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN THE ABOVE POSITION, PLEASE APPLY IN WRITING BY THE APPLICATION DEADLINE TO:

Chair biochair@dal.ca
Department of Biology, Room 2078
Dalhousie University
Halifax, NS B3H 4R2

All offers of employment as a part-time academic are conditional upon sufficient student enrolment in the course and approval by the University.
Dalhousie University is committed to fostering a collegial culture grounded in diversity and inclusiveness. The university encourages applications from qualified Aboriginal people, persons with a disability, racially visible persons, women, persons of minority sexual orientations and gender identities, and all qualified candidates who would contribute to the diversity of our community.

PART-TIME ACADEMIC POSTING
DALHOUSIE UNIVERSITY
Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada B3H 4R2

POSTING DATE: March 27, 2017

APPLICATION DEADLINE: April 5, 2017

POSITION: Part-time Academic; Laboratory Studies of Fishes (Biology/Marine Biology 4080); January 1, to April 30, 2018

DEPARTMENT/LOCATION: Biology

PAY RATE: $4,881-$5,969

WORK ASSIGNMENT: The instructor is responsible for coordinating the class laboratory; assisting students on an individual basis; general administration of the labs (handling student issues, submitting grades, etc.); invigilating tests and examinations. The position reports to the Chair of the Department.

REQUIREMENTS OF POSITION: The applicants will have an advanced degree in biology or an equivalent combination of education and experience. Teaching experience in a laboratory setting in the related discipline would be a definite asset. First time applicants must provide the names of two referees.

IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN THE ABOVE POSITION, PLEASE APPLY IN WRITING BY THE APPLICATION DEADLINE TO:

Chair biochair@dal.ca
Department of Biology, Room 2078
Dalhousie University
Halifax, NS B3H 4R2

All offers of employment as a part-time academic are conditional upon sufficient student enrolment in the course and approval by the University.
Dalhousie University is committed to fostering a collegial culture grounded in diversity and inclusiveness. The university encourages applications from qualified Aboriginal people, persons with a disability, racially visible persons, women, persons of minority sexual orientations and gender identities, and all qualified candidates who would contribute to the diversity of our community.

PART-TIME ACADEMIC POSTING
DALHOUSIE UNIVERSITY
Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada B3H 4R2

POSTING DATE: March 27, 2017

APPLICATION DEADLINE: April 5, 2017

POSITION: Part-time Academic: Biologging in Ecology (Biology/Marine Biology 4323.03); September 1, to December 31, 2017

DEPARTMENT/LOCATION: Biology

PAY RATE: $4,881-$5,969

WORK ASSIGNMENT: The instructor is responsible for lectures, and coordinating the laboratory component of the class; assisting students on an individual basis; general administration of the classes (handling student issues, submitting grades, etc.); and invigilating tests and examinations. The position reports to the Chair of the Department.

REQUIREMENTS OF POSITION: Previous, recent teaching experience (classroom and or laboratory) in the related discipline would be a definite asset. First time applicants must provide the names of two referees.

IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN THE ABOVE POSITION, PLEASE APPLY IN WRITING BY THE APPLICATION DEADLINE TO:

Chair biochair@dal.ca
Department of Biology, Room 2078
Dalhousie University
Halifax, NS B3H 4R2

All offers of employment as a part-time academic are conditional upon sufficient student enrolment in the course and approval by the University.
Dalhousie University is committed to fostering a collegial culture grounded in diversity and inclusiveness. The university encourages applications from qualified Aboriginal people, persons with a disability, racially visible persons, women, persons of minority sexual orientations and gender identities, and all qualified candidates who would contribute to the diversity of our community.

PART-TIME ACADEMIC POSTING
DALHOUSIE UNIVERSITY
Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada B3H 4R2

POSTING DATE: March 27, 2017

APPLICATION DEADLINE: April 5, 2017

POSITIONS: Part-time Academic (2 positions); Marine Mammalogy (Marine Biology 3090.03); January 1, to April 30, 2018

DEPARTMENT/LOCATION: Biology

PAY RATE: $4,881-$5,969

WORK ASSIGNMENT: In consultation with the course coordinator, the instructors are responsible for lecturing on the various characteristics, special adaptations, evolution, ecosystem roles, and population biology of marine mammals. Evaluative material (examinations, mid-terms) will be given and marked. The position(s) reports to the Chair of the Department.

REQUIREMENTS OF POSITION: The applicants will possess a doctorate in biology with teaching and research experience in marine mammalogy. He/she will also have demonstrated ability in lecturing to students in an undergraduate course. First-time applicants to the Department of Biology must provide the names of two references.

IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN THE ABOVE POSITION, PLEASE APPLY IN WRITING BY THE APPLICATION DEADLINE TO:

Chair biochair@dal.ca
Department of Biology, Room 2078
Dalhousie University
Halifax, NS B3H 4R2

All offers of employment as a part-time academic are conditional upon sufficient student enrolment in the course and approval by the University.

Dalhousie University is committed to fostering a collegial culture grounded in diversity and inclusiveness. The university encourages applications from qualified Aboriginal people, persons with a disability, racially visible persons, women, persons of minority sexual orientations and gender identities, and all qualified candidates who would contribute to the diversity of our community.

PART-TIME ACADEMIC POSTING
DALHOUSIE UNIVERSITY
Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada B3H 4R2

POSTING DATE: March 27, 2017

APPLICATION DEADLINE: April 5, 2017

POSITIONS: Part-time Academic; Introduction to Aquaculture (Marine Biology 3602.03); January 1, to April 30, 2018

DEPARTMENT/LOCATION: Biology

PAY RATE: PAY RATE: $4,881-$5,969

WORK ASSIGNMENT: The instructor is responsible for lectures, covering both a Maritimes and global perspective: overview; physico-chemistry of water; culture techniques; engineering; health; nutrition; genetics; environmental and socio-economic considerations. Also responsible for assisting students on an individual basis, general administration of the classes (handling student issues, submitting grades, etc.), invigilating tests and examinations. The position reports to the Chair of the Department.

REQUIREMENTS OF POSITION: The applicants will have an advanced degree in biology. Previous, recent teaching experience (classroom and or laboratory) in the related discipline would be a definite asset. First time applicants must provide the names of two referees.

IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN THE ABOVE POSITION, PLEASE APPLY IN WRITING BY THE APPLICATION DEADLINE TO:

Chair biochair@dal.ca
Department of Biology, Room 2078
Dalhousie University
Halifax, NS B3H 4R2

All offers of employment as a part-time academic are conditional upon sufficient student enrolment in the course and approval by the University.

Dalhousie University is committed to fostering a collegial culture grounded in diversity and inclusiveness. The university encourages applications from qualified Aboriginal people, persons with a disability, racially visible persons, women, persons of minority sexual orientations and gender identities, and all qualified candidates who would contribute to the diversity of our community.


PART-TIME ACADEMIC POSTING
DALHOUSIE UNIVERSITY
Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada B3H 4R2

POSTING DATE: March 27, 2017

APPLICATION DEADLINE: April 5, 2017

POSITION: Part-time Academic; Aquaculture Modelling (Marine Biology 4600.03); September 1, to December 31, 2017

DEPARTMENT/LOCATION: Biology

PAY RATE: $4,881-$5,969

WORK ASSIGNMENT: The instructor is responsible for class lectures, instructing how to use data analysis/modelling/visualization/mapping with PythonTM for the sustainable utilization of aquatic resources. The instructor will also assist students on an individual basis, hire/supervise TA’s, invigilate tests and examinations and mark and submit grades. The position reports to the Chair of the Department.

REQUIREMENTS OF POSITION: The applicants will have an advanced degree in marine biology or oceanography. Previous, recent teaching experience in the related discipline utilizing PythonTM programming would be a definite asset. First time applicants must provide the names of two referees.

IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN THE ABOVE POSITION, PLEASE APPLY IN WRITING BY THE APPLICATION DEADLINE TO:

Chair biochair@dal.ca
Department of Biology, Room 2078
Dalhousie University
Halifax, NS B3H 4R2

All offers of employment as a part-time academic are conditional upon sufficient student enrolment in the course and approval by the University.

Dalhousie University is committed to fostering a collegial culture grounded in diversity and inclusiveness. The university encourages applications from qualified Aboriginal people, persons with a disability, racially visible persons, women, persons of minority sexual orientations and gender identities, and all qualified candidates who would contribute to the diversity of our community.

DAL  

Part‑Time Academic Positions ‑ Biology

Posted by Biology/Science on March 7, 2017 in Job Postings
POSTING DATE: March 7, 2017

APPLICATION DEADLINE: March 16, 2017

POSITION: Part-time Academic; Introductory Biology I (Biology 1020, online); May 25, to August 31, 2017

DEPARTMENT/LOCATION: Biology

PAY RATE: $4,881-$5,969

WORK ASSIGNMENT: The instructor is responsible for the administration and delivery of BIOL 1020 (Introductory Biology I: Cells, Genetics, and Evolution), including content review in the form of webcasts and web conferences, assisting students on an individual basis, managing teaching assistants, invigilating tests and examinations, and submitting grades. The position reports to the Chair of the Department. For more information about BIOL1020, please visit http://biol1020.biology.dal.ca/online/fonline.html.

REQUIREMENTS OF POSITION: The candidate should have an MSc or equivalent academic experience in Biology, and experience in the CMS used at Dalhousie University (Brightspace) or be willing to attend training sessions prior to the start of the class. Candidates must have a strong background and interest in teaching, good communication skills, and ability to work as a team member. Additional training or experience in online learning and web technologies are assets. First time applicants must provide the names of two referees.

IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN THE ABOVE POSITION, PLEASE APPLY IN WRITING BY THE APPLICATION DEADLINE TO:

Chair biochair@dal.ca
Department of Biology, Room 2078
Dalhousie University
Halifax, NS B3H 4R2

All offers of employment as a part-time academic are conditional upon sufficient student enrolment in the course and approval by the University.

Dalhousie University is committed to fostering a collegial culture grounded in diversity and inclusiveness. The University encourages applications from Aboriginal people, persons with a disability, racially visible persons, women, persons of minority sexual orientations and gender identities, and all candidates who would contribute to the diversity of our community.
 
PART-TIME ACADEMIC POSTING
DALHOUSIE UNIVERSITY
Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada B3H 4R2

POSTING DATE: March 7, 2017

APPLICATION DEADLINE: March 16, 2017

POSITION: Part-time Academic; Introductory Biology II (Biology 1021, online); May 25, to August 31, 2017

DEPARTMENT/LOCATION: Biology

PAY RATE: $4,881-$5,969

WORK ASSIGNMENT: The instructor is responsible for the administration and delivery of BIOL 1021 (Introductory Biology II: Organismal Biology and Ecology), including content review in the form of webcasts and web conferences, assisting students on an individual basis, managing teaching assistants, invigilating tests and examinations, and submitting grades. The position reports to the Chair of the Department. For more information about BIOL1021, please visit http://biol1020.biology.dal.ca/online/fonline.html.

REQUIREMENTS OF POSITION: The candidate should have an MSc or equivalent academic experience in Biology, and experience in the CMS used at Dalhousie University (Brightspace) or be willing to attend training sessions prior to the start of the class. Candidates must have a strong background and interest in teaching, good communication skills, and ability to work as a team member. Additional training or experience in online learning and web technologies are assets. First time applicants must provide the names of two referees.

IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN THE ABOVE POSITION, PLEASE APPLY IN WRITING BY THE APPLICATION DEADLINE TO:

Chair biochair@dal.ca
Department of Biology, Room 2078
Dalhousie University
Halifax, NS B3H 4R2

All offers of employment as a part-time academic are conditional upon sufficient student enrolment in the course and approval by the University.

Dalhousie University is committed to fostering a collegial culture grounded in diversity and inclusiveness. The University encourages applications from Aboriginal people, persons with a disability, racially visible persons, women, persons of minority sexual orientations and gender identities, and all candidates who would contribute to the diversity of our community.

SMU  

Positions: SMU Biology Department Part-Time Instructors for:

Spring 2017:

BIOL2303.1 Plant Biology (lecture and lab).
This course is an introduction to plant biology, with emphasis on angiosperm plant structure, reproduction and development, basic mechanisms of photosynthesis and respiration, plant nutrition, and growth regulation. Land plants will also be studied from an evolutionary perspective, spanning from the first appearance of plants on land to the major groups present today.

Prerequisites: BIOL 1201 & BIOL 1202

Instructor responsibilities: The sessional instructor is responsible for the preparation and delivery of lectures and the coordination of the laboratory component of the class, to provide biology lab instruction (such as pre-lab tutorial) to undergraduate students; supervise and advise undergraduate students performing biological lab activities; supervise Teaching Assistants (when available) helping with the lab instruction, mark biology lab assignments any complete any other form of evaluation required by the SMU Biology Department and or the University; comply with safety regulations that maintain a safe learning environment for staff and students.

Qualifications: Minimum MSc in Biology and relevant course experience with respect to course instruction.

Lecture: Monday/Wednesday 9:30 am-12:30 pm. Lab: Monday/Wednesday (1:30 pm-4:30 pm). Start date: 08 May 2017. End date: 22 June 2017.

Application deadline: 17 March 2017.

How to apply: Individuals who have instructed before in the SMU Biology department need only to send an updated CV (complete with education and past teaching experience). Other applicants need to send in addition a copy of their highest Science degree, a 500-word teaching philosophy, course evaluations from other institutions (if applicable), and name and contact information of 3 references. Although candidates of all nationalities are encouraged to apply, priority will be given to Canadian citizens and permanent residents (all applicants should clearly indicate their status as a Canadian citizen or permanent resident). Saint Mary’s University is committed to the principles of employment equity. Please specify all sections you wish to apply for.

Send application either by mail or by email to: Dr. Susan Bjornson, Chairperson, Department of Biology, Saint Mary’s University, Halifax, NS, B3H 3C3 (902) 496-8751, susan.bjornson@smu.ca.

BIOL2304.1 Animal Biology (lecture and lab).
This course will introduce students to the taxonomic treatment of major animal phyla with reference to anatomy, function and ecological significance.

Prerequisites: BIOL 1201 & BIOL 1202

Instructor responsibilities: The sessional instructor is responsible for the preparation and delivery of lectures and the coordination of the laboratory component of the class, to provide biology lab instruction (such as pre-lab tutorial) to undergraduate students; supervise and advise undergraduate students performing biological lab activities; supervise Teaching Assistants (when available) helping with the lab instruction, mark biology lab assignments any complete any other form of evaluation required by the SMU Biology Department and or the University; comply with safety regulations that maintain a safe learning environment for staff and students.

Qualifications: Minimum MSc in Biology and relevant course experience with respect to course instruction.

Lecture: Tuesday/Thursday 9:30 am-12:30 pm. Lab: Tuesday/Thursday (1:30 pm-4:30 pm). Start date: 08 May 2017. End date: 22 June 2017.

Application deadline: 17 March 2017.

How to apply: Individuals who have instructed before in the SMU Biology department need only to send an updated CV (complete with education and past teaching experience). Other applicants need to send in addition a copy of their highest Science degree, a 500-word teaching philosophy, course evaluations from other institutions (if applicable), and name and contact information of 3 references. Although candidates of all nationalities are encouraged to apply, priority will be given to Canadian citizens and permanent residents (all applicants should clearly indicate their status as a Canadian citizen or permanent resident). Saint Mary’s University is committed to the principles of employment equity. Please specify all sections you wish to apply for.

Send application either by mail or by email to: Dr. Susan Bjornson, Chairperson, Department of Biology, Saint Mary’s University, Halifax, NS, B3H 3C3 (902) 496-8751, susan.bjornson@smu.ca.

BIOL2324.1 Ecology (lecture and lab).
Ecology is the study of interactions and relationships among organisms and their environment such as adaptations, competition and predation. Topics include the density, diversity and distribution of organisms, population dynamics, community relationships and structure, succession, and the flow of energy and matter through ecosystems.

Prerequisites: BIOL 1201 & BIOL 1202

Instructor responsibilities: The sessional instructor is responsible for the preparation and delivery of lectures and the coordination of the laboratory component of the class, to provide biology lab instruction (such as pre-lab tutorial) to undergraduate students; supervise and advise undergraduate students performing biological lab activities; supervise Teaching Assistants (when available) helping with the lab instruction, mark biology lab assignments any complete any other form of evaluation required by the SMU Biology Department and or the University; comply with safety regulations that maintain a safe learning environment for staff and students.

Qualifications: Minimum MSc in Biology and relevant course experience with respect to course instruction.

Lecture: Monday/Wednesday 9:30 am-12:30 pm. Lab: Monday/Wednesday (1:30 pm-4:30 pm). Start date: 08 May 2017. End date: 22 June 2017.

Application deadline: 17 March 2017.

How to apply: Individuals who have instructed before in the SMU Biology department need only to send an updated CV (complete with education and past teaching experience). Other applicants need to send in addition a copy of their highest Science degree, a 500-word teaching philosophy, course evaluations from other institutions (if applicable), and name and contact information of 3 references. Although candidates of all nationalities are encouraged to apply, priority will be given to Canadian citizens and permanent residents (all applicants should clearly indicate their status as a Canadian citizen or permanent resident). Saint Mary’s University is committed to the principles of employment equity. Please specify all sections you wish to apply for.

Send application either by mail or by email to: Dr. Susan Bjornson, Chairperson, Department of Biology, Saint Mary’s University, Halifax, NS, B3H 3C3 (902) 496-8751, susan.bjornson@smu.ca.

MSVU  

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Department/Faculty: Chemistry/Physics
Course Name: Introductory Biochemistry
Course Code: CHEM/BIOL 3501 01
Academic Term: Summer Session I
Class Timetable: MTWTh 1:30 – 2:45 pm
Course Unit Value: 0.5 unit
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Start Date: 5/8/2017
End Date: 6/23/2017
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Qualifications:
Candidates should have satisfactory experience in teaching Chemistry in
the appropriate field at the University level, a PhD degree in Chemistry
preferred.
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Duties: Preparation, teaching, student consultation, grading and marking,
distribution of student evaluation questionnaires, involvement in student
appeals, and other duties appropriate to the
appointment. —————————————————
Additional Duties:
Consultation with CHEM 351L lab instructor to facilitate coordination
between lecture and lab.
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Remuneration: Remuneration is in accordance with the Collective Agreement
between Mount Saint Vincent University and CUPE 3912
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How to apply: Send your application accompanied by curriculum vitae and
the names of three references to:
Department Chair: Dr. Cherif Matta, Dept. of Chemistry
Email: chemphys@msvu.ca

Application deadline: 2/27/2017
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Department/Faculty: Chemistry/Physics
Course Name: LAB – Introductory Biochemistry
Course Code: CHEM/BIOL 351L LA
Academic Term: Summer Session I
Class Timetable: MW 9:00 – 11:45 am
Course Unit Value: 0.25 unit
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Start Date: 5/8/2017
End Date: 6/23/2017
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Qualifications:
Candidates should have a BSc in Chemistry and experience in biochemistry
lab instruction.
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Duties: Preparation, teaching, student consultation, grading and marking,
distribution of student evaluation questionnaires, involvement in student
appeals, and other duties appropriate to the
appointment. —————————————————
Additional Duties:
Laboratory set up and clean up, consultation with instructor of the
lecture portion of the course(CHEM/BIOL 3501) to facilitate coordination.
Ensure University safety guidelines are met.
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Remuneration: Remuneration is in accordance with the Collective Agreement
between Mount Saint Vincent University and CUPE 3912
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How to apply: Send your application accompanied by curriculum vitae and
the names of three references to:
Department Chair: Dr. Cherif Matta, Dept. of Chemistry
Email: chemphys@msvu.ca

Application deadline: 2/27/2017
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Department/Faculty: Chemistry/Physics
Course Name: Intermediary Metabolism
Course Code: CHEM/BIOL 3502 01
Academic Term: Summer Session II
Class Timetable: MTWTh 1:30 – 2:45 pm
Course Unit Value: 0.5 unit
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Start Date: 7/4/2017
End Date: 8/18/2017
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Qualifications:
Candidates should have satisfactory experience in teaching Chemistry in
the appropriate field at the University level. A PhD degree in Chemistry
preferred.
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Duties: Preparation, teaching, student consultation, grading and marking,
distribution of student evaluation questionnaires, involvement in student
appeals, and other duties appropriate to the
appointment. —————————————————
Additional Duties:
Consultation with CHEM 352L lab instructor to facilitate coordination
between lecture and lab.
—————————————————
Remuneration: Remuneration is in accordance with the Collective Agreement
between Mount Saint Vincent University and CUPE 3912
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How to apply: Send your application accompanied by curriculum vitae and
the names of three references to:
Department Chair: Dr. Cherif Matta, Dept. of Chemistry
Email: chemphys@msvu.ca

Application deadline: 2/27/2017
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Department/Faculty: Chemistry/Physics
Course Name: LAB – Intermediary Metabolism
Course Code: CHEM/BIOL 352L LA
Academic Term: Summer Session II
Class Timetable: MW 9:00 – 11:45 am
Course Unit Value: 0.25 unit
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Start Date: 7/4/2017
End Date: 8/18/2017
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Qualifications:
Candidates should have a BSc in Chemistry and experience in biochemistry
lab instruction.
—————————————————
Duties: Preparation, teaching, student consultation, grading and marking,
distribution of student evaluation questionnaires, involvement in student
appeals, and other duties appropriate to the
appointment. —————————————————
Additional Duties:
Laboratory set up and clean up, consultation with instructor of the
lecture portion of the course(CHEM/BIOL 3502) to facilitate coordination.
Ensure University safety guidelines are met.
—————————————————
Remuneration: Remuneration is in accordance with the Collective Agreement
between Mount Saint Vincent University and CUPE 3912
—————————————————
How to apply: Send your application accompanied by curriculum vitae and
the names of three references to:
Department Chair: Dr. Cherif Matta, Dept. of Chemistry
Email: chemphys@msvu.ca

Application deadline: 2/27/2017
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DAL  

Part‑Time Academic Posting ‑ Biology

Posted by Biology on January 9, 2017 in Job Postings
PART-TIME ACADEMIC POSTING
DALHOUSIE UNIVERSITY
Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada B3H 4R2

POSTING DATE: January 6, 2016
APPLICATION DEADLINE: January 16, 2016

POSITION: Part-time Academic

DEPARTMENT/LOCATION: Biology / Life Sciences Centre

PAY RATE: In accordance with CUPE Collective Agreement

WORK ASSIGNMENT: The part-time academic will be responsible for teaching the course BIOL / MARI 4809.03, “Special Topics: Making an Impact – Communication Skills for Biologists”. The course will be offered in the Summer session, May 29 – June 13, 2017, Monday to Friday, approx. 0900-1700.
Responsibilities include all aspects of teaching and administering the course, including lectures, field trips, labs, assignment preparation, and evaluation of assignments. The part-time academic should expect to spend considerable time before and after the official course dates in preparation for the course and marking assignments.

REQUIREMENTS OF POSITION: An academic background in both science and mass communications, a relevant graduate degree, and relevant work experience and/or teaching experience. Preference will be given to candidates with previous university teaching experience in science communication and professional expertise in communicating science to audiences outside of academia.

Applications should include a letter, up-to-date C.V., and evidence of teaching effectiveness (such as summary of relevant course evaluations). Please contact Cindy Staicer before applying if you have any questions about the position.

IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN THE ABOVE POSITION, PLEASE APPLY IN WRITING (e-mail) BY THE APPLICATION DEADLINE TO:

Dr. Cindy Staicer , Director, SEASIDE Program, Department of Biology, Dalhousie University, Halifax, NS, B3H 4R2 www.dal.ca/seaside

All offers of employment as a Part-Time Academic are conditional upon sufficient student enrolment in the course and approval by the University. Dalhousie University is committed to fostering a collegial culture grounded in diversity and inclusiveness. The university encourages applications from qualified Aboriginal people, persons with a disability, racially visible persons, women, persons of minority sexual orientations and gender identities, and all qualified candidates who would contribute to the diversity of our community.

DAL  

Part‑time Academic Postings ‑ SEASIDE Program, Department of Biology

Posted by SEASIDE Program, Department of Biology on December 6, 2016 in Job Postings
PART-TIME ACADEMIC POSTING
DALHOUSIE UNIVERSITY
Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada B3H 4R2

POSTING DATE: Dec. 5, 2016
APPLICATION DEADLINE: Dec. 14, 2016

POSITION: Part-time Academic

DEPARTMENT/LOCATION: Biology / Life Sciences Centre

PAY RATE: In accordance with CUPE Collective Agreement

WORK ASSIGNMENT: The part-time academic will be responsible for teaching the field and lab intensive course, BIOL 3630.03, “Field Methods in Animal Behaviour”. The course will be offered in the Summer session, April 27 – May 12, 2017, Monday to Friday, approx. 0835-1625. Responsibilities include all aspects of teaching and administering the course, including lectures, field trips, labs, test preparation, and evaluation of tests and reports. The part-time academic will also be responsible for preparing a budget in consultation with the program director, and keeping field-related expenses within the approved budget. The part-time academic should expect to spend considerable time before and after the official course dates in preparation for the course and marking assignments.

REQUIREMENTS OF POSITION: A graduate degree in Biology or related field and research experience in Animal Behaviour. Up-to-date Standard First Aid and CPR certification and a driver’s license valid in Nova Scotia. Preference will be given to candidates possessing a Ph.D. and/or previous university teaching experience in the subject of the course.

Applications should include a letter, up-to-date C.V., and evidence of teaching effectiveness (such as summary of relevant course evaluations). Please contact Cindy Staicer before applying if you have any questions about the position.

IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN THE ABOVE POSITION, PLEASE APPLY IN WRITING (e-mail) BY THE APPLICATION DEADLINE TO:

Dr. Cindy Staicer , Director, SEASIDE Program, Department of Biology, Dalhousie University, Halifax, NS, B3H 4R2 www.dal.ca/seaside

All offers of employment as a Part-Time Academic are conditional upon sufficient student enrolment in the course and approval by the University. Dalhousie University is committed to fostering a collegial culture grounded in diversity and inclusiveness. The university encourages applications from qualified Aboriginal people, persons with a disability, racially visible persons, women, persons of minority sexual orientations and gender identities, and all qualified candidates who would contribute to the diversity of our community.

PART-TIME ACADEMIC POSTING
DALHOUSIE UNIVERSITY
Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada B3H 4R2

POSTING DATE: Dec. 5, 2016
APPLICATION DEADLINE: Dec. 14, 2016

POSITION: Part-time Academic,
DEPARTMENT/LOCATION: Biology / Life Sciences Centre

PAY RATE: In accordance with CUPE Collective Agreement

WORK ASSIGNMENT: The part-time academic will be responsible for teaching the summer course, BIOL/MARI 3221.03, “Diversity of Algae”. The course will be offered in an intensive format, with lectures, labs and field trips, and will meet all day, Monday through Sunday from April 27-May 26, 2017. Responsibilities include all aspects of teaching and administering the course, including lectures, labs, field trips, test preparation, and evaluation of tests and assignments. The part-time academic will also be responsible for preparing a budget in consultation with the SEASIDE program director, and keeping lab and field-related expenses within the approved budget. The part-time academic should expect to spend considerable time before and after the official course dates preparing and marking.

REQUIREMENTS OF POSITION: An advanced degree in Biology or related field and considerable experience with the biology and identification of algae. Up-to-date (within last 3 years) Standard First Aid and CPR certification. Preference will be given to candidates possessing a Ph.D. and/or previous university teaching experience in the subject of the course.

Applications should include a letter, up-to-date C.V., and evidence of teaching effectiveness (such as summary of relevant course evaluations). Please contact Cindy Staicer before applying if you have any questions about the position.

IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN THE ABOVE POSITION, PLEASE APPLY IN WRITING (e-mail) BY THE APPLICATION DEADLINE TO:

Dr. Cindy Staicer , Director, SEASIDE Program, Department of Biology, Dalhousie University, Halifax, NS, B3H 4R2 www.dal.ca/seaside

All offers of employment as a Part-Time Academic are conditional upon sufficient student enrolment in the course and approval by the University. Dalhousie University is committed to fostering a collegial culture grounded in diversity and inclusiveness. The university encourages applications from qualified Aboriginal people, persons with a disability, racially visible persons, women, persons of minority sexual orientations and gender identities, and all qualified candidates who would contribute to the diversity of our community.

PART-TIME ACADEMIC POSTING
DALHOUSIE UNIVERSITY
Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada B3H 4R2

POSTING DATE: Dec. 5, 2016
APPLICATION DEADLINE: Dec. 14, 2016

POSITION: Part-time Academic
DEPARTMENT/LOCATION: Biology / Life Sciences Centre

PAY RATE: In accordance with CUPE Collective Agreement

WORK ASSIGNMENT: The part-time academic will be responsible for teaching or co-teaching BIOL 3622.03, “Ornithology”. The course will be offered in the summer session and meet from May 13 – 26, 2017, Sunday through Saturday, approx. 0905-1655 (but on the week-long field trip the day will usually start at 0430). Responsibilities include all aspects of teaching and administering the course, including lectures, field trips, labs, test preparation, and evaluation of tests and reports. The part-time academic will be responsible for students at all times of day for 7 days while off campus in southwestern NS. The part-time academic will also be responsible for preparing a budget in consultation with the program director, and keeping field-related expenses within the approved budget. In addition, the part-time academic will be responsible for driving students in vehicles rented by the university, and for meal planning and obtaining food and supplies for the week off campus. The part-time academic should expect to spend considerable time before and after the official course dates in preparation for the course and marking assignments.

REQUIREMENTS OF POSITION: A graduate degree in Biology or related field and field research experience with birds. Up-to-date Standard First Aid and CPR certification and driver’s license valid in Nova Scotia. Preference will be given to candidates possessing a Ph.D. and/or previous university teaching experience in the subject of the course.

Applications should include a letter, up-to-date C.V., and evidence of teaching effectiveness (such as summary of relevant course evaluations). Please contact Cindy Staicer before applying if you have any questions about the position.

IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN THE ABOVE POSITION, PLEASE APPLY IN WRITING (e-mail) BY THE APPLICATION DEADLINE TO:

Dr. Cindy Staicer , Director, SEASIDE Program, Department of Biology, Dalhousie University, Halifax, NS, B3H 4R2 www.dal.ca/seaside

All offers of employment as a Part-Time Academic are conditional upon sufficient student enrolment in the course and approval by the University. Dalhousie University is committed to fostering a collegial culture grounded in diversity and inclusiveness. The university encourages applications from qualified Aboriginal people, persons with a disability, racially visible persons, women, persons of minority sexual orientations and gender identities, and all qualified candidates who would contribute to the diversity of our community.

PART-TIME ACADEMIC POSTING
DALHOUSIE UNIVERSITY
Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada B3H 4R2

POSTING DATE: Dec. 5, 2016
APPLICATION DEADLINE: Dec. 14, 2016

POSITION: Part-time Academic
DEPARTMENT/LOCATION: Biology / Life Sciences Centre

PAY RATE: In accordance with CUPE Collective Agreement

WORK ASSIGNMENT: The part-time academic will be responsible for teaching or co-teaching BIOL 3604.03, “Field Aquaculture”. The course will be offered in the summer session and meet from May 29-June 13, 2017. Responsibilities include all aspects of teaching and administering the course, including lectures, labs, field trips, test preparation, and evaluation of tests and assignments. The part-time academic will also be responsible for preparing a budget in consultation with the SEASIDE program director, and keeping lab and field-related expenses within the approved budget. In addition, the part-time academic may be responsible for driving students on field trips in a 7-passenger van rented by the university. The part-time academic should expect to spend considerable time before and after the official course dates preparing and marking.

REQUIREMENTS OF POSITION: A graduate degree in Biology or Oceanography and field research experience in aquaculture in the Maritimes. Up-to-date Standard First Aid and CPR certification and driver’s license valid in Nova Scotia. Preference will be given to candidates possessing a Ph.D. and/or previous university teaching experience in the subject of the course.

Applications should include a letter, up-to-date C.V., and evidence of teaching effectiveness (such as summary of relevant course evaluations). Please contact Cindy Staicer before applying if you have any questions about the position.

IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN THE ABOVE POSITION, PLEASE APPLY IN WRITING (e-mail) BY THE APPLICATION DEADLINE TO:

Dr. Cindy Staicer , Director, SEASIDE Program, Department of Biology, Dalhousie University, Halifax, NS, B3H 4R2 www.dal.ca/seaside

All offers of employment as a Part-Time Academic are conditional upon sufficient student enrolment in the course and approval by the University. Dalhousie University is committed to fostering a collegial culture grounded in diversity and inclusiveness. The university encourages applications from qualified Aboriginal people, persons with a disability, racially visible persons, women, persons of minority sexual orientations and gender identities, and all qualified candidates who would contribute to the diversity of our community.

PART-TIME ACADEMIC POSTING
DALHOUSIE UNIVERSITY
Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada B3H 4R2

POSTING DATE: Dec. 5, 2016
APPLICATION DEADLINE: Dec. 14, 2016

POSITION: Part-time Academic

DEPARTMENT/LOCATION: Biology / Life Sciences Centre

PAY RATE: In accordance with CUPE Collective Agreement

WORK ASSIGNMENT: The part-time academic will be responsible for teaching the field and lab intensive BIOL 3327.03, “Entomology”. The course will be offered in the Summer session, May 29 – June 13, 2017, and will meet Monday through Saturday, approx. 0905-1655. Responsibilities include all aspects of teaching and administering the course, including lectures, field trips, labs, test preparation, and evaluation of tests and reports. The part-time academic will also be responsible for preparing a budget in consultation with the program director, and keeping field-related expenses within the approved budget. In addition, the part-time academic may be responsible for driving students on field trips in a 7-passenger van rented by the university. The part-time academic should expect to spend considerable time before and after the official course dates preparing and marking.

REQUIREMENTS OF POSITION: A graduate degree in Biology or related field and research experience directly related to the topic of the course. Up-to-date Standard First Aid and CPR certification and driver’s license valid in Nova Scotia. Preference will be given to candidates possessing a Ph.D. and/or previous university teaching experience in the subject of the course.

Applications should include a letter, up-to-date C.V., and evidence of teaching effectiveness (such as summary of relevant course evaluations). Please contact Cindy Staicer before applying if you have any questions about the position.

IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN THE ABOVE POSITION, PLEASE APPLY IN WRITING (e-mail) BY THE APPLICATION DEADLINE TO:

Dr. Cindy Staicer , Director, SEASIDE Program, Department of Biology, Dalhousie University, Halifax, NS, B3H 4R2 www.dal.ca/seaside

All offers of employment as a Part-Time Academic are conditional upon sufficient student enrolment in the course and approval by the University. Dalhousie University is committed to fostering a collegial culture grounded in diversity and inclusiveness. The university encourages applications from qualified Aboriginal people, persons with a disability, racially visible persons, women, persons of minority sexual orientations and gender identities, and all qualified candidates who would contribute to the diversity of our community.

PART-TIME ACADEMIC POSTING
DALHOUSIE UNIVERSITY
Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada B3H 4R2

POSTING DATE: Dec. 5, 2016
APPLICATION DEADLINE: Dec. 14, 2016

POSITION: Part-time Academic

DEPARTMENT/LOCATION: Biology / Life Sciences Centre

PAY RATE: In accordance with CUPE Collective Agreement

WORK ASSIGNMENT: The part-time academic will be responsible for teaching BIOL 3328.03, “Medical Entomology”. The course will be offered in the summer session, June 15 – 30, 2017, Monday through Saturday, approx. 0905-1655. Responsibilities include all aspects of teaching and administering the course, including lectures, labs, field trips, test preparation, and evaluation of tests and reports. The part-time academic will also be responsible for preparing a budget in consultation with the program director, and keeping field-related expenses within the approved budget. The part-time academic will be responsible for students at all times of day for the 2-3 days while off campus at the Harrison Lewis Centre, Port Joli, NS. In addition, the part-time academic will be responsible for driving students on field trips in a 7-passenger van rented by the university. The part-time academic should expect to spend considerable time before and after the official course dates in preparation for the course and marking assignments.

REQUIREMENTS OF POSITION: A graduate degree in Biology or related field and research experience directly related to the topic of the course. Up-to-date Standard First Aid and CPR certification and a driver’s license valid in Nova Scotia. Preference will be given to candidates possessing a Ph.D. and/or previous university teaching experience in the subject of the course.

Applications should include a letter, up-to-date C.V., and evidence of teaching effectiveness (such as summary of relevant course evaluations). Please contact Cindy Staicer before applying if you have any questions about the position.

IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN THE ABOVE POSITION, PLEASE APPLY IN WRITING (e-mail) BY THE APPLICATION DEADLINE TO:

Dr. Cindy Staicer , Director, SEASIDE Program, Department of Biology, Dalhousie University, Halifax, NS, B3H 4R2 www.dal.ca/seaside

All offers of employment as a Part-Time Academic are conditional upon sufficient student enrolment in the course and approval by the University. Dalhousie University is committed to fostering a collegial culture grounded in diversity and inclusiveness. The university encourages applications from qualified Aboriginal people, persons with a disability, racially visible persons, women, persons of minority sexual orientations and gender identities, and all qualified candidates who would contribute to the diversity of our community.

PART-TIME ACADEMIC POSTING
DALHOUSIE UNIVERSITY
Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada B3H 4R2

POSTING DATE: Dec. 5, 2016
APPLICATION DEADLINE: Dec. 14, 2016

POSITION: Part-time Academic

DEPARTMENT/LOCATION: Biology / Life Sciences Centre

PAY RATE: In accordance with CUPE Collective Agreement, prorated to 50% of course

WORK ASSIGNMENT: The part-time academic will be responsible for co-teaching BIOL/ENVS/GEOG 3633.03, “GIS in Ecology”. The course will be offered in the Summer session, June 15 – 30, 2017, and will meet Mon-Sat, approx. 0835-1625. The part-time academic will be responsible for the field project part of the course. Specific responsibilities are: (1) the safety and well-being of students during the 5-days spent at the Harrison Lewis Centre, Port Joli, NS; (2) designing and managing the field projects, in consultation with the primary course instructor, Jennifer Strang, Dalhousie GIS centre; (3) introducing the field projects during the first week of course; (4) preparing a budget in consultation with the program director, and keeping field-related expenses within this budget; (5) planning meals for the 5 days and procuring the food; (6) driving students in 7-passenger vehicles rented by the university; and (7) attending and assisting in the evaluation of the student project presentations. The part-time academic should expect to spend considerable time BEFORE the official start date to design the field projects, prepare necessary materials, organize supplies, and arrange field logistics.

REQUIREMENTS OF POSITION: A graduate degree in Biology or related field and research experience. Up-to-date (within last 3 years) Standard First Aid and CPR certification and driver’s license valid in Nova Scotia. Preference will be given to candidates with coursework and research experience in landscape ecology and use of Geographic Information Systems to answer ecological questions.

Applications should include a letter, up-to-date C.V., and evidence of teaching effectiveness (such as summary of relevant course evaluations). Please contact Cindy Staicer before applying if you have any questions about the position.

IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN THE ABOVE POSITION, PLEASE APPLY IN WRITING (e-mail) BY THE APPLICATION DEADLINE TO:

Dr. Cindy Staicer , Director, SEASIDE Program, Department of Biology, Dalhousie University, Halifax, NS, B3H 4R2 www.dal.ca/seaside

All offers of employment as a Part-Time Academic are conditional upon sufficient student enrolment in the course and approval by the University. Dalhousie University is committed to fostering a collegial culture grounded in diversity and inclusiveness. The university encourages applications from qualified Aboriginal people, persons with a disability, racially visible persons, women, persons of minority sexual orientations and gender identities, and all qualified candidates who would contribute to the diversity of our community.

PART-TIME ACADEMIC POSTING
DALHOUSIE UNIVERSITY
Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada B3H 4R2

POSTING DATE: Dec. 5, 2016
APPLICATION DEADLINE: Dec. 14, 2016

POSITION: Part-time Academic

DEPARTMENT/LOCATION: Biology / Life Sciences Centre

PAY RATE: In accordance with CUPE Collective Agreement, prorated to 50% of course

WORK ASSIGNMENT: The part-time academic will be responsible for teaching or co-teaching BIOL/ENVS/GEOG 3664.03, “Intertidal Ecology and Diversity”. The course will be offered in the Summer session, June 15 – 30, 2017. Responsibilities include all aspects of teaching and administering the course, including lectures, labs, field trips, test preparation, and evaluation of tests and reports. The part-time academic will also be responsible for preparing a budget in consultation with the program director, and keeping field-related expenses within the approved budget. In addition, the part-time academic may be responsible for driving students on field trips in a 7-passenger van rented by the university. The part-time academic should expect to spend considerable time before and after the official course dates in preparation for the course and marking assignments.

REQUIREMENTS OF POSITION: A graduate degree in Marine Biology or related field and research experience directly related to the topic of the course. Up-to-date (within last 3 years) Standard First Aid and CPR certification and driver’s license valid in Nova Scotia. Preference will be given to candidates possessing a Ph.D. and/or previous university teaching experience in the subject of the course.

Applications should include a letter, up-to-date C.V., and evidence of teaching effectiveness (such as summary of relevant course evaluations). Please contact Cindy Staicer before applying if you have any questions about the position.

IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN THE ABOVE POSITION, PLEASE APPLY IN WRITING (e-mail) BY THE APPLICATION DEADLINE TO:

Dr. Cindy Staicer , Director, SEASIDE Program, Department of Biology, Dalhousie University, Halifax, NS, B3H 4R2 www.dal.ca/seaside

All offers of employment as a Part-Time Academic are conditional upon sufficient student enrolment in the course and approval by the University. Dalhousie University is committed to fostering a collegial culture grounded in diversity and inclusiveness. The university encourages applications from qualified Aboriginal people, persons with a disability, racially visible persons, women, persons of minority sexual orientations and gender identities, and all qualified candidates who would contribute to the diversity of our community.

PART-TIME ACADEMIC POSTING
DALHOUSIE UNIVERSITY
Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada B3H 4R2

POSTING DATE: Dec. 5, 2016
APPLICATION DEADLINE: Dec. 14, 2016

POSITION: Part-time Academic

DEPARTMENT/LOCATION: Biology / Life Sciences Centre

PAY RATE: In accordance with CUPE Collective Agreement

WORK ASSIGNMENT: The part-time academic will be responsible for teaching the field and lab intensive BIOL/MARI/ENVS 3623.03, “Coastal Ecology”. The course will be offered in the Summer session, July 4 – 21, 2017, Monday to Friday, 0905-1655. Responsibilities include all aspects of teaching and administering the course, including lectures, field trips, test preparation, and evaluation of tests and reports. The part-time academic will also be responsible for preparing a budget in consultation with the program director, and keeping field-related expenses within the approved budget. In addition, the part-time academic may be responsible for driving students in vehicles rented by the university. The part-time academic should expect to spend considerable time before and after the official course dates preparing and marking.

REQUIREMENTS OF POSITION: A graduate degree in Biology or related field and research experience directly related to the topic of the course. Up-to-date (within last 3 years) Standard First Aid and CPR certification Preference will be given to candidates possessing a Ph.D. and/or previous university teaching experience in the subject of the course.

Applications should include a letter, up-to-date C.V., and evidence of teaching effectiveness (such as summary of relevant course evaluations). Please contact Cindy Staicer before applying if you have any questions about the position.

IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN THE ABOVE POSITION, PLEASE APPLY IN WRITING (e-mail) BY THE APPLICATION DEADLINE TO:

Dr. Cindy Staicer , Director, SEASIDE Program, Department of Biology, Dalhousie University, Halifax, NS, B3H 4R2 www.dal.ca/seaside

All offers of employment as a Part-Time Academic are conditional upon sufficient student enrolment in the course and approval by the University. Dalhousie University is committed to fostering a collegial culture grounded in diversity and inclusiveness. The university encourages applications from qualified Aboriginal people, persons with a disability, racially visible persons, women, persons of minority sexual orientations and gender identities, and all qualified candidates who would contribute to the diversity of our community.

PART-TIME ACADEMIC POSTING
DALHOUSIE UNIVERSITY
Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada B3H 4R2

POSTING DATE: Dec. 5, 2016
APPLICATION DEADLINE: Dec. 14, 2016

POSITION: Part-time Academic
DEPARTMENT/LOCATION: Biology / Life Sciences Centre

PAY RATE: In accordance with CUPE Collective Agreement

WORK ASSIGNMENT: The part-time academic will be responsible for teaching or co-teaching BIOL 3628.03, “Marine Ornithology”. The course will be offered in the summer session and meet from July 4 – 19, 2017, Sunday through Saturday, approx. 0905-1655 (but on the week-long field trip the course will meet all day every day). Responsibilities include all aspects of teaching and administering the course, including lectures, field trips, test preparation, and evaluation of tests and reports. In addition, the part-time academic will be responsible for students at all times of day for 7 days while off campus on seabird islands. The part-time academic will also be responsible for preparing a budget in consultation with the program director, and keeping field-related expenses within the approved budget. In addition, the part-time academic will be responsible for driving students in vehicles rented by the university, and for meal planning and obtaining food and supplies for the week off campus. The part-time academic should expect to spend considerable time before and after the official course dates in preparation for the course and marking assignments.

REQUIREMENTS OF POSITION: A graduate degree in Biology or related field and extensive field research experience with marine birds. Up-to-date Standard First Aid and CPR certification and driver’s license valid in Nova Scotia. Preference will be given to candidates possessing a Ph.D. and/or previous university teaching experience in the subject of the course.

Applications should include a letter, up-to-date C.V., and evidence of teaching effectiveness (such as summary of relevant course evaluations). Please contact Cindy Staicer before applying if you have any questions about the position.

IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN THE ABOVE POSITION, PLEASE APPLY IN WRITING (e-mail) BY THE APPLICATION DEADLINE TO:

Dr. Cindy Staicer , Director, SEASIDE Program, Department of Biology, Dalhousie University, Halifax, NS, B3H 4R2 www.dal.ca/seaside

All offers of employment as a Part-Time Academic are conditional upon sufficient student enrolment in the course and approval by the University. Dalhousie University is committed to fostering a collegial culture grounded in diversity and inclusiveness. The university encourages applications from qualified Aboriginal people, persons with a disability, racially visible persons, women, persons of minority sexual orientations and gender identities, and all qualified candidates who would contribute to the diversity of our community.

PART-TIME ACADEMIC POSTING
DALHOUSIE UNIVERSITY
Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada B3H 4R2

POSTING DATE: Dec. 5, 2016
APPLICATION DEADLINE: Dec. 14, 2016

POSITION: Part-time Academic

DEPARTMENT/LOCATION: Biology / Life Sciences Centre

PAY RATE: In accordance with CUPE Collective Agreement

WORK ASSIGNMENT: The part-time academic will be responsible for teaching the field and lab intensive BIOL 2601.03, “Flora of Nova Scotia”. The course will be offered in the Summer session, July 4 – 20, 2017, Monday to Friday, 0905-1655, plus one Saturday (July 15). Responsibilities include all aspects of teaching and administering the course, including lectures, field trips, labs, test preparation, and evaluation of tests and reports. The part-time academic will also be responsible for preparing a budget in consultation with the program director, and keeping field-related expenses within the approved budget. The part-time academic may be responsible for driving students in a 7-passener van rented by the university. The part-time academic should expect to spend considerable time before and after the official course dates preparing and marking.

REQUIREMENTS OF POSITION: A graduate degree in Biology or related field and research experience directly related to the topic of the course. Up-to-date (within last 3 years) Standard First Aid and CPR certification. Driver’s license and extensive driving experience. Preference will be given to candidates possessing a Ph.D. and/or previous university teaching experience in the subject of the course.

Applications should include a letter, up-to-date C.V., and evidence of teaching effectiveness (such as summary of relevant course evaluations). Please contact Cindy Staicer before applying if you have any questions about the position.

IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN THE ABOVE POSITION, PLEASE APPLY IN WRITING (e-mail) BY THE APPLICATION DEADLINE TO:

Dr. Cindy Staicer , Director, SEASIDE Program, Department of Biology, Dalhousie University, Halifax, NS, B3H 4R2 www.dal.ca/seaside

All offers of employment as a Part-Time Academic are conditional upon sufficient student enrolment in the course and approval by the University. Dalhousie University is committed to fostering a collegial culture grounded in diversity and inclusiveness. The university encourages applications from qualified Aboriginal people, persons with a disability, racially visible persons, women, persons of minority sexual orientations and gender identities, and all qualified candidates who would contribute to the diversity of our community.

PART-TIME ACADEMIC POSTING
DALHOUSIE UNIVERSITY
Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada B3H 4R2

POSTING DATE: Dec. 5, 2016
APPLICATION DEADLINE: Dec. 14, 2016

POSITION: Part-time Academic

DEPARTMENT/LOCATION: Biology / Life Sciences Centre

PAY RATE: In accordance with CUPE Collective Agreement, prorated to 50% of course

WORK ASSIGNMENT: The part-time academic will be responsible for co-teaching the field and lab intensive BIOL/MARI 3626.03, “Field Studies of Marine Mammals”. The course will be offered in the Summer session, July 26 – Aug. 11, 2017, Sunday through Saturday, approx. 0905-1655. Responsibilities include all aspects of teaching and administering the course, including lectures, field trips, test preparation, and evaluation of tests and reports. The part-time instructor will be responsible for students at all times of day for 5 days while off campus near Brier Island, NS. The part-time academic will also be responsible for preparing a budget in consultation with the program director, and keeping field-related expenses within the approved budget. In addition, the part-time academic will be responsible for driving students in vehicles rented by the university. The part-time academic should expect to spend considerable time before and after the official course dates preparing and marking.

REQUIREMENTS OF POSITION: A graduate degree in Biology or related field and research experience directly related to the topic of the course. Up-to-date (within last 3 years) Standard First Aid and CPR certification and driver’s license valid in Nova Scotia. Preference will be given to candidates possessing a Ph.D. and/or previous university teaching experience in the subject of the course.

Applications should include a letter, up-to-date C.V., and evidence of teaching effectiveness (such as summary of relevant course evaluations). Please contact Cindy Staicer before applying if you have any questions about the position.

IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN THE ABOVE POSITION, PLEASE APPLY IN WRITING (e-mail) BY THE APPLICATION DEADLINE TO:

Dr. Cindy Staicer , Director, SEASIDE Program, Department of Biology, Dalhousie University, Halifax, NS, B3H 4R2 www.dal.ca/seaside

All offers of employment as a Part-Time Academic are conditional upon sufficient student enrolment in the course and approval by the University. Dalhousie University is committed to fostering a collegial culture grounded in diversity and inclusiveness. The university encourages applications from qualified Aboriginal people, persons with a disability, racially visible persons, women, persons of minority sexual orientations and gender identities, and all qualified candidates who would contribute to the diversity of our community.

PART-TIME ACADEMIC POSTING
DALHOUSIE UNIVERSITY
Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada B3H 4R2

POSTING DATE: Dec. 5, 2016
APPLICATION DEADLINE: Dec. 14, 2016

POSITION: Part-time Academic

DEPARTMENT/LOCATION: Biology / Life Sciences Centre

PAY RATE: In accordance with CUPE Collective Agreement

WORK ASSIGNMENT: The part-time academic will be responsible for teaching the field and lab intensive BIOL 2605.03, “Marine Life of Nova Scotia”. The course will be offered in the Summer session, July 26 – Aug. 11, 2017, and will meet every day, Sunday through Saturday, approx. 0905 1655. Responsibilities include all aspects of teaching and administering the course, including lectures, field trips, test preparation, and evaluation of tests and reports. The part-time academic will be responsible for students at all times of the day for several days while off campus at the Harrison Lewis Centre field station near Port Joli, NS. The part-time academic is responsible for preparing a budget in consultation with the program director, and keeping field-related expenses within the approved budget. In addition, the part-time academic will be responsible for driving students in vehicles rented by the university. The part-time academic should expect to spend considerable time before and after the official course dates preparing and marking.

REQUIREMENTS OF POSITION: A graduate degree in Biology or related field and research experience directly related to the topic of the course. Up-to-date (within last 3 years) Standard First Aid and CPR certification and driver’s license valid in Nova Scotia. Preference will be given to candidates possessing a Ph.D. and/or previous university teaching experience in the subject of the course.

Applications should include a letter, up-to-date C.V., and evidence of teaching effectiveness (such as summary of relevant course evaluations). Please contact Cindy Staicer before applying if you have any questions about the position.

IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN THE ABOVE POSITION, PLEASE APPLY IN WRITING (e-mail) BY THE APPLICATION DEADLINE TO:

Dr. Cindy Staicer , Director, SEASIDE Program, Department of Biology, Dalhousie University, Halifax, NS, B3H 4R2 www.dal.ca/seaside

All offers of employment as a Part-Time Academic are conditional upon sufficient student enrolment in the course and approval by the University. Dalhousie University is committed to fostering a collegial culture grounded in diversity and inclusiveness. The university encourages applications from qualified Aboriginal people, persons with a disability, racially visible persons, women, persons of minority sexual orientations and gender identities, and all qualified candidates who would contribute to the diversity of our community.

PART-TIME ACADEMIC POSTING
DALHOUSIE UNIVERSITY
Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada B3H 4R2

POSTING DATE: Dec. 5, 2016
APPLICATION DEADLINE: Dec. 14, 2016

POSITION: Part-time Academic

DEPARTMENT/LOCATION: Biology / Life Sciences Centre

PAY RATE: In accordance with CUPE Collective Agreement

WORK ASSIGNMENT: The part-time academic will be responsible for teaching the field and lab intensive MARI 3627.03, “Biology and Conservation of Sharks, Skates and Rays”. The course will be offered in the Summer session, August 14 – 31, 2017, every day, Sunday through Saturday, 0905-1555. Responsibilities include all aspects of teaching and administering the course, including lectures, field trips, test preparation, and evaluation of tests and reports. The part-time academic will also be responsible for preparing a budget in consultation with the program director, and keeping field-related expenses within the approved budget. In addition, the part-time academic will be responsible for driving students in vehicles rented by the university. The part-time academic should expect to spend considerable time before and after the official course dates preparing and marking.

REQUIREMENTS OF POSITION: A graduate degree in Biology or related field and research experience directly related to the topic of the course. Up-to-date (within last 3 years) Standard First Aid and CPR certification and driver’s license valid in Nova Scotia. Preference will be given to candidates possessing a Ph.D. and/or previous university teaching experience in the subject of the course.

Applications should include a letter, up-to-date C.V., and evidence of teaching effectiveness (such as summary of relevant course evaluations). Please contact Cindy Staicer before applying if you have any questions about the position.

IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN THE ABOVE POSITION, PLEASE APPLY IN WRITING (e-mail) BY THE APPLICATION DEADLINE TO:

Dr. Cindy Staicer , Director, SEASIDE Program, Department of Biology, Dalhousie University, Halifax, NS, B3H 4R2 www.dal.ca/seaside

All offers of employment as a Part-Time Academic are conditional upon sufficient student enrolment in the course and approval by the University. Dalhousie University is committed to fostering a collegial culture grounded in diversity and inclusiveness. The university encourages applications from qualified Aboriginal people, persons with a disability, racially visible persons, women, persons of minority sexual orientations and gender identities, and all qualified candidates who would contribute to the diversity of our community.

PART-TIME ACADEMIC POSTING
DALHOUSIE UNIVERSITY
Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada B3H 4R2

POSTING DATE: Dec. 5, 2016
APPLICATION DEADLINE: Dec. 14, 2016

POSITION: Part-time Academic

DEPARTMENT/LOCATION: Biology / Life Sciences Centre

PAY RATE: In accordance with CUPE Collective Agreement

WORK ASSIGNMENT: The part-time academic will be responsible for teaching all of (or half of if co-teaching with another part-time academic) the field and lab intensive BIOL/MARI 3626.03, “Field Studies of Marine Mammals”. The course will be offered in the Summer session, August 14 – 31, 2017, Sunday through Saturday, approx. 0905-1655. Responsibilities include all aspects of teaching and administering the course, including lectures, field trips, test preparation, and evaluation of tests and reports. The part-time instructor will be responsible for students at all times of day for 5 days while off campus near Brier Island, NS. The part-time academic will also be responsible for preparing a budget in consultation with the program director, and keeping field-related expenses within the approved budget. In addition, the part-time academic will be responsible for driving students in vehicles rented by the university. The part-time academic should expect to spend considerable time before and after the official course dates preparing and marking.

REQUIREMENTS OF POSITION: A graduate degree in Biology or related field and research experience directly related to the topic of the course. Up-to-date (within last 3 years) Standard First Aid and CPR certification and driver’s license valid in Nova Scotia. Preference will be given to candidates possessing a Ph.D. and/or previous university teaching experience in the subject of the course.

Applications should include a letter, up-to-date C.V., and evidence of teaching effectiveness (such as summary of relevant course evaluations). Please contact Cindy Staicer before applying if you have any questions about the position.

IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN THE ABOVE POSITION, PLEASE APPLY IN WRITING (e-mail) BY THE APPLICATION DEADLINE TO:

Dr. Cindy Staicer , Director, SEASIDE Program, Department of Biology, Dalhousie University, Halifax, NS, B3H 4R2 www.dal.ca/seaside

All offers of employment as a Part-Time Academic are conditional upon sufficient student enrolment in the course and approval by the University. Dalhousie University is committed to fostering a collegial culture grounded in diversity and inclusiveness. The university encourages applications from qualified Aboriginal people, persons with a disability, racially visible persons, women, persons of minority sexual orientations and gender identities, and all qualified candidates who would contribute to the diversity of our community.

DAL  

Part‑Time Academic Posting ‑ Biology

Posted by Biology/Science on November 9, 2016 in Job Postings
POSTING DATE: November 9, 2016

APPLICATION DEADLINE: November 18, 2016

POSITIONS: Part-time Academic; Invertebrate Biology (Biology/Marine Biology 3301); January 1, to April 30, 2017

DEPARTMENT/LOCATION: Biology

PAY RATE: $4,881-5,969

WORK ASSIGNMENT: The instructor is responsible for coordinating and delivering the laboratory component of the class; assisting students on an individual basis; general administration of the classes (handling student issues, submitting grades, etc.); invigilating tests and examinations. The position reports to the Chair of the Department.

REQUIREMENTS OF POSITION: The applicants will have a degree in biology. Previous, recent teaching experience (classroom and or laboratory) in the related discipline would be a definite asset. First time applicants must provide the names of two referees.

IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN THE ABOVE POSITION, PLEASE APPLY IN WRITING BY THE APPLICATION DEADLINE TO:

Chair biochair@dal.ca
Department of Biology, Room 2078
Dalhousie University
Halifax, NS B3H 4R2

All offers of employment as a part-time academic are conditional upon sufficient student enrolment in the course and approval by the University.

Dalhousie University is committed to fostering a collegial culture grounded in diversity and inclusiveness. The university encourages applications from qualified Aboriginal people, persons with a disability, racially visible persons, women, persons of minority sexual orientations and gender identities, and all qualified candidates who would contribute to the diversity of our community.

DAL  

Part‑Time Academic Postings ‑ Biology

Posted by Biology/Science on November 7, 2016 in Job Postings
POSTING DATE: November 7, 2016

APPLICATION DEADLINE: November 16, 2016

POSITION: Part-time Academic; Introductory Biology I (Biology 1020, online); January 1, to April 30, 2017

DEPARTMENT/LOCATION: Biology

PAY RATE: $4,881-$5,969

WORK ASSIGNMENT: The instructor is responsible for the administration and delivery of BIOL 1020 (Introductory Biology I: Cells, Genetics, and Evolution), including content review in the form of webcasts and web conferences, assisting students on an individual basis, managing teaching assistants, invigilating tests and examinations, and submitting grades. The position reports to the Chair of the Department. For more information about BIOL1020, please visit biol102021.wordpress.com.

REQUIREMENTS OF POSITION: The candidate should have an MSc or equivalent academic experience in Biology, and experience in the LMS used at Dalhousie University (Brightspace) or be willing to attend training sessions. Candidates must have a strong background and interest in teaching, good communication skills, and ability to work as a team member. Experience teaching at the introductory level and additional training or experience in online learning and web technologies are assets. First time applicants must provide the names of two referees.

IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN THE ABOVE POSITION, PLEASE APPLY IN WRITING BY THE APPLICATION DEADLINE TO:

Chair biochair@dal.ca
Department of Biology, Room 2078
Dalhousie University
Halifax, NS B3H 4R2

All offers of employment as a part-time academic are conditional upon sufficient student enrolment in the course and approval by the University.
Dalhousie University is committed to fostering a collegial culture grounded in diversity and inclusiveness. The university encourages applications from qualified Aboriginal people, persons with a disability, racially visible persons, women, persons of minority sexual orientations and gender identities, and all qualified candidates who would contribute to the diversity of our community.

PART-TIME ACADEMIC POSTING
DALHOUSIE UNIVERSITY
Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada B3H 4R2

POSTING DATE: November 7, 2016

APPLICATION DEADLINE: November 16, 2016

POSITION: Part-time Academic; Introductory Biology II (Biology 1021, online); January 1, to April 30, 2017

DEPARTMENT/LOCATION: Biology

PAY RATE: $4,881-$5,969

WORK ASSIGNMENT: The instructor is responsible for the administration and delivery of BIOL 1021 (Introductory Biology II: Organismal Biology and Ecology), including content review in the form of webcasts and web conferences, assisting students on an individual basis, managing teaching assistants, invigilating tests and examinations, and submitting grades. The position reports to the Chair of the Department. For more information about BIOL1021, please visit biol102021.wordpress.com.

REQUIREMENTS OF POSITION: The candidate should have an MSc or equivalent academic experience in Biology, and experience in the LMS used at Dalhousie University (Brightspace) or be willing to attend training sessions prior to the start of the class. Candidates must have a strong background and interest in teaching, good communication skills, and ability to work as a team member. Experience teaching at the introductory level and additional training or experience in online learning and web technologies are assets. First time applicants must provide the names of two referees.

IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN THE ABOVE POSITION, PLEASE APPLY IN WRITING BY THE APPLICATION DEADLINE TO:

Chair biochair@dal.ca
Department of Biology, Room 2078
Dalhousie University
Halifax, NS B3H 4R2

All offers of employment as a part-time academic are conditional upon sufficient student enrolment in the course and approval by the University.
Dalhousie University is committed to fostering a collegial culture grounded in diversity and inclusiveness. The university encourages applications from qualified Aboriginal people, persons with a disability, racially visible persons, women, persons of minority sexual orientations and gender identities, and all qualified candidates who would contribute to the diversity of our community.

MSVU  

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Department/Faculty: Biology
Course Name: Laboratory for BIOL 3322 Animal Developmental Biology
Course Code: BIOL 322L LA (2nd posting)
Academic Term: Winter
Class Timetable: Th 1:30 – 4:15 PM
Course Unit Value: 0.25 unit
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Start Date: 1/4/2017
End Date: 4/26/2017
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Qualifications:
The candidate must have a BSc in a life science, a least one year of
experience (post-BSc) in an animal developmental biology laboratory, and
some relevant lab-teaching experience (post-BSc).
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Duties: Preparation, teaching, student consultation, grading and marking,
distribution of student evaluation questionnaires, involvement in student
appeals, and other duties appropriate to the
appointment. —————————————————
Additional Duties:
This is a position for a laboratory instructor. The instructor works with
the lecturer, the technician and any teaching assistant to deliver the
exercises in the lab manual (provided). The lab instructor is expected to
inform the technician of necessary supplies and equipment in a timely
manner. This lab may or may not be provided with a teaching assistant.
The lab and lecture components of this course will be supervised by a
full-time faculty member. The lab instructor is expected to work closely
with the full-time faculty member to ensure coordination of labs and
lectures.
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Remuneration: Remuneration is in accordance with the Collective Agreement
between Mount Saint Vincent University and CUPE 3912
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How to apply: Send your application accompanied by curriculum vitae and
the names of three references to:
Department Chair: Dr. Ronald MacKay, Dept. of Biology
Email: Biology@msvu.ca

Application deadline: 11/16/2016
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SMU  

Positions: SMU Biology Department part-time instructors for Winter 2017 (January-April):

BIOL 2321 Cell Biology (lecture and lab). Prerequisites: BIOL 1201 & BIOL 1202

An introduction to the eukaryotic cell with emphasis on the chemical and genetic basis of cellular activities and the division of the cell into membrane-bound and biochemically specialized compartments. The plasma membrane, cytosol, nucleus, cytoskeleton, Golgi apparatus, mitochondrion, chloroplasts and endoplasmic reticulum will be considered.

Instructor responsibilities: The instructor is responsible for the preparation, delivery and coordination of the lecture and/or laboratory component of the course; to provide biology lab instruction (such as pre-lab tutorial) to undergraduate students; supervise and advise undergraduate students performing biological lab activities; supervise a teaching assistants (if any) helping with the lab instruction; mark biology lab assignments and/or complete any other form of evaluation required by the SMU Biology Department and/or the University; and comply with safety regulations that maintain a safe learning environment for staff and students.

Qualifications: Lecture: Minimum PhD in Biology and relevant course experience with respect to course instruction. Lab: Minimum MSc in Biology and relevant course experience with respect to course instruction.

Lecture: Tues/Thurs (11:30 am-12:45 pm). Lab: Tues (2:30-5:30 pm). Start date: January 04, 2017. End date: April 19, 2017.

Application deadline: November 02, 2016.

How to apply: Individuals who have instructed before in the SMU Biology department need only send his/her updated CV (complete with education and past teaching experience). Other applicants must submit his/her updated CV, a copy of their highest Science degree, a 500-word teaching philosophy, course evaluations from other institutions (if applicable), and the names and contact information of 3 references. Although candidates of all nationalities are encouraged to apply, priority will be given to Canadian citizens and permanent residents (all applicants should clearly indicate their status as a Canadian citizen or permanent resident). Saint Mary’s University is committed to the principles of employment equity.

Send application either by mail or by email to: Dr. Susan Bjornson, Chairperson, Department of Biology, Saint Mary’s University, Halifax, NS, B3H 3C3, susan.bjornson@smu.ca.

BIOL 3329 Systematics (lab only). Prerequisite: BIOL 2324

Contemporary systematics includes the study of the diversity of species and their relationships through time. Students will examine species characters and character analyses, International Codes of Nomenclature, protocols for describing new species, cladistics-based phylogenetics and molecular sequence analyses, biological classification, and the importance of assessing evolutionary relationships between taxa.

Instructor responsibilities: The instructor is responsible for the preparation, delivery and coordination of the lecture and/or laboratory component of the course; to provide biology lab instruction (such as pre-lab tutorial) to undergraduate students; supervise and advise undergraduate students performing biological lab activities; supervise a teaching assistants (if any) helping with the lab instruction; mark biology lab assignments and/or complete any other form of evaluation required by the SMU Biology Department and/or the University; and comply with safety regulations that maintain a safe learning environment for staff and students.

Qualifications: Minimum MSc in Biology and relevant course experience with respect to course instruction.

Lab: Tues (2:30-5:30 pm). Start date: January 04, 2017. End date: April 19, 2017.

Application deadline: November 02, 2016.

How to apply: Individuals who have instructed before in the SMU Biology department need only send his/her updated CV (complete with education and past teaching experience). Other applicants must submit his/her updated CV, a copy of their highest Science degree, a 500-word teaching philosophy, course evaluations from other institutions (if applicable), and the names and contact information of 3 references. Although candidates of all nationalities are encouraged to apply, priority will be given to Canadian citizens and permanent residents (all applicants should clearly indicate their status as a Canadian citizen or permanent resident). Saint Mary’s University is committed to the principles of employment equity.

Send application either by mail or by email to: Dr. Susan Bjornson, Chairperson, Department of Biology, Saint Mary’s University, Halifax, NS, B3H 3C3, susan.bjornson@smu.ca.

BIOL 3423 Evolution (lecture and lab). Prerequisite: BIOL 2324

Students are exposed to evolution and the importance of evolutionary thinking in biology. Topics include evolutionary theory, how evolutionary processes have resulted in the diversity of life today, and how evolutionary thinking can inform their daily lives.

Instructor responsibilities: The instructor is responsible for the preparation, delivery and coordination of the lecture and/or laboratory component of the course; to provide biology lab instruction (such as pre-lab tutorial) to undergraduate students; supervise and advise undergraduate students performing biological lab activities; supervise a teaching assistants (if any) helping with the lab instruction; mark biology lab assignments and/or complete any other form of evaluation required by the SMU Biology Department and/or the University; and comply with safety regulations that maintain a safe learning environment for staff and students.

Qualifications: Lecture: Minimum PhD in Biology and relevant course experience with respect to course instruction. Lab: Minimum MSc in Biology and relevant course experience with respect to course instruction.

Lecture: Tues/Thurs (10:00 am-11:15 pm). Lab: Tues (2:30-5:30 pm). Start date: January 04, 2017. End date: April 19, 2017.

Application deadline: November 02, 2016.

How to apply: Individuals who have instructed before in the SMU Biology department need only send his/her updated CV (complete with education and past teaching experience). Other applicants must submit his/her updated CV, a copy of their highest Science degree, a 500-word teaching philosophy, course evaluations from other institutions (if applicable), and the names and contact information of 3 references. Although candidates of all nationalities are encouraged to apply, priority will be given to Canadian citizens and permanent residents (all applicants should clearly indicate their status as a Canadian citizen or permanent resident). Saint Mary’s University is committed to the principles of employment equity.

Send application either by mail or by email to: Dr. Susan Bjornson, Chairperson, Department of Biology, Saint Mary’s University, Halifax, NS, B3H 3C3, susan.bjornson@smu.ca.

BIOL 4422 Conservation Biology (lecture and lab). Prerequisite: BIOL 3308 & BIOL 3423

This course introduces how the principles of evolutionary-ecology can be applied to help us understand how human exploitation of natural resources affects biodiversity. The course will characterize biodiversity and explore topics such as the biology of small populations, conservation genetics, ecological economics, and landscape ecology. In the lab students explore current topics in conservation biology through critiques, population modeling and independent research.

Instructor responsibilities: The instructor is responsible for the preparation, delivery and coordination of the lecture and/or laboratory component of the course; to provide biology lab instruction (such as pre-lab tutorial) to undergraduate students; supervise and advise undergraduate students performing biological lab activities; supervise a teaching assistants (if any) helping with the lab instruction; mark biology lab assignments and/or complete any other form of evaluation required by the SMU Biology Department and/or the University; and comply with safety regulations that maintain a safe learning environment for staff and students.

Qualifications: Lecture: Minimum PhD in Biology and relevant course experience with respect to course instruction. Lab: Minimum MSc in Biology and relevant course experience with respect to course instruction.

Lecture: Mon/Weds (1:00-2:15 am). Lab: Mon (2:30-5:30 pm). Start date: January 04, 2017. End date: April 19, 2017.

Application deadline: November 02, 2016.

How to apply: Individuals who have instructed before in the SMU Biology department need only send his/her updated CV (complete with education and past teaching experience). Other applicants must submit his/her updated CV, a copy of their highest Science degree, a 500-word teaching philosophy, course evaluations from other institutions (if applicable), and the names and contact information of 3 references. Although candidates of all nationalities are encouraged to apply, priority will be given to Canadian citizens and permanent residents (all applicants should clearly indicate their status as a Canadian citizen or permanent resident). Saint Mary’s University is committed to the principles of employment equity.

Send application either by mail or by email to: Dr. Susan Bjornson, Chairperson, Department of Biology, Saint Mary’s University, Halifax, NS, B3H 3C3, susan.bjornson@smu.ca.

MSVU  

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Department/Faculty: Biology
Course Name: Laboratory for BIOL 3322 Animal Developmental Biology
Course Code: BIOL 322L LA
Academic Term: Winter
Class Timetable: Th 1:30 – 4:15 PM
Course Unit Value: 0.25 unit
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Start Date: 1/4/2017
End Date: 4/26/2017
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Qualifications:
The candidate must have a BSc in a life science, a least one year of
experience (post-BSc) in an animal developmental biology laboratory, and
some relevant lab-teaching experience (post-BSc).
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Duties: Preparation, teaching, student consultation, grading and marking,
distribution of student evaluation questionnaires, involvement in student
appeals, and other duties appropriate to the
appointment. —————————————————
Additional Duties:
This is a position for a laboratory instructor. The instructor works with
the lecturer, the technician and any teaching assistant to deliver the
exercises in the lab manual (provided). The lab instructor is expected to
inform the technician of necessary supplies and equipment in a timely
manner. This lab may or may not be provided with a teaching assistant.
The lab and lecture components of this course will be supervised by a
full-time faculty member. The lab instructor is expected to work closely
with the full-time faculty member to ensure coordination of labs and
lectures.
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Remuneration: Remuneration is in accordance with the Collective Agreement
between Mount Saint Vincent University and CUPE 3912
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How to apply: Send your application accompanied by curriculum vitae and
the names of three references to:
Department Chair: Dr. Ronald MacKay, Dept. of Biology
Email: Biology@msvu.ca

Application deadline: 10/25/2016
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MSVU  

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Department/Faculty: Biology
Course Name: Animal Developmental Biology (1st half)
Course Code: BIOL 3322 01 (1st half)
Academic Term: Winter
Class Timetable: MWF 9:00 – 9:50 AM
Course Unit Value: 0.25 unit
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Start Date: 1/4/2017
End Date: 4/26/2017
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Qualifications:
The successful candidate will have a PhD in a relevant area of biology,
expertise in the course subject, and demonstrated competence in teaching
at the university level.
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Duties: Preparation, teaching, student consultation, grading and marking,
distribution of student evaluation questionnaires, involvement in student
appeals, and other duties appropriate to the
appointment. —————————————————
Additional Duties:
The first half of BIOL 3322 ends on 15th February, 2017. The subjects to
be covered by this date include the zygote and blastula, symmetry,
comparative gastrulation (frog and sea urchin), axis formation and
neurulation. The two halves of the course and associated labs will be
coordinated by the full-time faculty member designated by the Department
to teach the second half of the course. The successful applicant will work
with this faculty member on course-content, assignments, evaluation of
work and submission of grades to ensure synergy between the two halves of
the course.
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Remuneration: Remuneration is in accordance with the Collective Agreement
between Mount Saint Vincent University and CUPE 3912
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How to apply: Send your application accompanied by curriculum vitae and
the names of three references to:
Department Chair: Dr. Ronald MacKay, Dept. of Biology
Email: Biology@msvu.ca

Application deadline: 10/24/2016
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DAL  

Part Time Academic Posting Department of Animal Science and Aquaculture
Posted by Department of Animal Science and Aquaculture on September 12, 2016 in Job Postings
Part-time Academic position teaching online Course ANSC2004 (Organic Livestock Production) in the 2017 winter semester. ANSC2004 is a distance education course administered through the Extended Learning Department.

The Part-time Academic will be responsible for all aspects of teaching and administering the class, including lectures, test preparation and evaluation. Ph.D preferred in the area of Animal Science. Would consider a MSc. in the area of expertise, with a minimum of two years experience. Demonstrated teaching experience required in a post-secondary level environment, with experience in organic livestock systems.

Previous experience in supervising students would be an asset.
Salary in accordance to the CUPE Collective Agreement.

If you are interested in this position, please apply in writing to Donna Jamieson atdonna.jamieson@dal.ca.
Applications should include a curriculum vitae. Application deadline is September 23rd, 2016.

MSVU  

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Department/Faculty: Biology
Course Name: Laboratory for BIOL 3310 Physiology of Animals
Course Code: BIOL 310L LA
Academic Term: Fall
Class Timetable: M 1:30 – 4:15 pm
Course Unit Value: 0.25 unit
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Start Date: 9/7/2016
End Date: 12/22/2016
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Qualifications:
The candidate must have a MSc in biology or a related discipline, at least
one year of laboratory experience in animal physiology and some relevant
lab-teaching experience.
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Duties: Preparation, teaching, student consultation, grading and marking,
distribution of student evaluation questionnaires, involvement in student
appeals, and other duties appropriate to the
appointment. —————————————————
Additional Duties:
This is a position for a laboratory instructor. The instructor does not
create the exercises or write the lab manual. The instructor works
co-operatively with the lecturer, the senior lab instructor, the
technician and teaching assistants. This lab may or may not be provided
with a teaching assistant. For a description of the course, see BIOL 3310
in the MSVU Undergraduate Academic Calendar.
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Remuneration: Remuneration is in accordance with the Collective Agreement
between Mount Saint Vincent University and CUPE 3912
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How to apply: Send your application accompanied by curriculum vitae and
the names of three references to:
Department Chair: Dr. Ronald MacKay, Dept. of Biology
Email: Biology@msvu.ca

Application deadline: 8/31/2016
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Saint Mary’s University

Positions: SMU Biology Department part-time instructors for Fall 2016 (Sept-Dec):

BIOL2324.1 Ecology (lab only).
Ecology is the study of interactions and relationships among organisms and their environment such as adaptations, competition and predation. Topics include the density, diversity and distribution of organisms, population dynamics, community relationships and structure, succession, and the flow of energy and matter through ecosystems.

Prerequisites: BIOL 1201 & BIOL 1202

Instructor responsibilities: The sessional instructor is responsible for the coordination of the laboratory component of the course, to provide biology lab instruction (such as pre-lab tutorial) to undergraduate students; supervise and advise undergraduate students performing biological lab activities; supervise Teaching Assistants (when available) helping with the lab instruction, mark biology lab assignments any complete any other form of evaluation required by the SMU Biology Department and or the University; comply with safety regulations that maintain a safe learning environment for staff and students.

Qualifications: Minimum MSc in Biology and relevant course experience with respect to course instruction. Lab instructors must successfully complete WHMIS training or provide documentation to verify that WHMIS training has been successfully completed during the last 8 months.

Lab: Mon (2:30-5:30 pm). Start date: September 07, 2016. End date: December 17, 2016.

Application deadline: August 21, 2016.

How to apply: Individuals who have instructed before in the SMU Biology department need only send his/her updated CV (complete with education and past teaching experience). Other applicants must submit his/her updated CV, a copy of their highest Science degree, a 500-word teaching philosophy, course evaluations from other institutions (if applicable), and the names and contact information of 3 references. Although candidates of all nationalities are encouraged to apply, priority will be given to Canadian citizens and permanent residents (all applicants should clearly indicate their status as a Canadian citizen or permanent resident). Saint Mary’s University is committed to the principles of employment equity.

Send application either by mail or by email to: Dr. Susan Bjornson, Chairperson, Department of Biology, Saint Mary’s University, Halifax, NS, B3H 3C3, susan.bjornson@smu.ca.

MSVU  

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Department/Faculty: Biology
Course Name: Plants: Form and Function
Course Code: BIOL 2203 01 – 3rd posting
Academic Term: Fall
Class Timetable: MW 9:00 – 10:15 AM
Course Unit Value: 0.5 unit
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Start Date: 9/7/2016
End Date: 12/22/2016
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Qualifications:
The successful candidate will have a PhD in a relevant area of biology,
expertise in the course subject, and demonstrated competence in teaching
at the university level.
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Duties: Preparation, teaching, student consultation, grading and marking,
distribution of student evaluation questionnaires, involvement in student
appeals, and other duties appropriate to the
appointment. —————————————————
Additional Duties:
See the description of BIOL 2203 in the MSVU Undergraduate Academic
Calendar.
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Remuneration: Remuneration is in accordance with the Collective Agreement
between Mount Saint Vincent University and CUPE 3912
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How to apply: Send your application accompanied by curriculum vitae and
the names of three references to:
Department Chair: Dr. Ronald MacKay, Dept. of Biology
Email: Biology@msvu.ca

Application deadline: 8/9/2016

DAL  

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Part‑Time Academic Postings ‑ Biology/Science

Posted by Biology/Science on July 20, 2016 in Job Postings
POSTING DATE: July 20, 2016

APPLICATION DEADLINE: July 29, 2016

POSITION: Part-time Academic (2 positions): Communities and Ecosystems (BIOL3061); September 1, to December 31, 2016

DEPARTMENT/LOCATION: Biology

PAY RATE: $4,881-$5,969

WORK ASSIGNMENT: The instructor is responsible for the class lectures. The instructor will also assist students on an individual basis, hire/supervise TA’s, invigilate tests and examinations and mark and submit grades. The position reports to the Chair of the Department.

REQUIREMENTS OF POSITION: The instructor will possess an advanced degree in biology (with emphasis in ecology as it relates to communities and ecosystems, sustainability and political ecology) and have prior, recent teaching experience in at least one of the fields of ecology or sustainability. First-time applicants to the Department of Biology must provide the names of two references.

IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN THE ABOVE POSITION, PLEASE APPLY IN WRITING BY THE APPLICATION DEADLINE TO:

Chair biochair@dal.ca
Department of Biology, Room 2088
Dalhousie University
Halifax, NS B3H 4R2

All offers of employment as a part-time academic are conditional upon sufficient student enrolment in the course and approval by the University.

Dalhousie University is committed to fostering a collegial culture grounded in diversity and inclusiveness. The university encourages applications from qualified Aboriginal people, persons with a disability, racially visible persons, women, persons of minority sexual orientations and gender identities, and all qualified candidates who would contribute to the diversity of our community.

MSVU  

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Department/Faculty: Biology
Course Name: Plants: Form and Function
Course Code: BIOL 2203 01 – 2nd posting
Academic Term: Fall
Class Timetable: MW 9:00 – 10:15 AM
Course Unit Value: 0.5 unit
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Start Date: 9/7/2016
End Date: 12/22/2016
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Qualifications:
The successful candidate will have a PhD in a relevant area of biology,
expertise in the course subject, and demonstrated competence in teaching
at the university level.
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Duties: Preparation, teaching, student consultation, grading and marking,
distribution of student evaluation questionnaires, involvement in student
appeals, and other duties appropriate to the
appointment. —————————————————
Additional Duties:
See the description of BIOL 2203 in the MSVU Undergraduate Academic
Calendar.
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Remuneration: Remuneration is in accordance with the Collective Agreement
between Mount Saint Vincent University and CUPE 3912
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How to apply: Send your application accompanied by curriculum vitae and
the names of three references to:
Department Chair: Dr. Ronald MacKay, Dept. of Biology
Email: Biology@msvu.ca

Application deadline: 7/25/2016
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Saint Mary’s University

Positions: SMU Biology Department part-time instructors for Fall 2016 (Sept-Dec):

BIOL 3308 Biostatistics (lab). Prerequisites: 9 credit hours in 2000-level BIOL
Students are introduced to the methods of graphing and analyzing quantitative data in the biological sciences with emphasis on practical applications of statistics in biology. Topics include descriptive statistics, normal and non-normal distributions, probability, correlation, regression, tests of significance such as analysis of variance, and sampling methods.

Instructor responsibilities: The instructor is responsible for the preparation, delivery and coordination of the laboratory component of the course; to provide biology lab instruction (such as pre-lab tutorial) to undergraduate students; supervise and advise undergraduate students performing biological lab activities; supervise a teaching assistants (if any) helping with the lab instruction; mark biology lab assignments and/or complete any other form of evaluation required by the SMU Biology Department and/or the University; and comply with safety regulations that maintain a safe learning environment for staff and students.

Qualifications: Minimum MSc in Biology and relevant course experience with respect to course instruction.

Lab: Weds (2:30-5:30 pm). Start date: September 07, 2016. End date: December 17, 2016.

Application deadline: June 30, 2016.

How to apply: Individuals who have instructed before in the SMU Biology department need only send his/her updated CV (complete with education and past teaching experience). Other applicants must submit his/her updated CV, a copy of their highest Science degree, a 500-word teaching philosophy, course evaluations from other institutions (if applicable), and the names and contact information of 3 references. Although candidates of all nationalities are encouraged to apply, priority will be given to Canadian citizens and permanent residents (all applicants should clearly indicate their status as a Canadian citizen or permanent resident). Saint Mary’s University is committed to the principles of employment equity.

Send application either by mail or by email to: Dr. Susan Bjornson, Chairperson, Department of Biology, Saint Mary’s University, Halifax, NS, B3H 3C3, susan.bjornson@smu.ca.

BIOL 3332 Ecosystems (lecture and lab). Prerequisites: BIOL 2324
Students are introduced to ecosystem ecology by examining ecosystem patterns and processes. Topics include biological hierarchy; energy and material flow through systems, ecosystem structure and food web analysis, ecosystem assembly/succession, stability and resiliency, and successional reversal and ecosystem responses to stress. “Ecosystem Health”, “New Ecology” and the ecosystem-based “UN Millennium Assessment” will be examined.

Instructor responsibilities: The instructor is responsible for the preparation, delivery and coordination of the lecture and/or laboratory component of the course; to provide biology lab instruction (such as pre-lab tutorial) to undergraduate students; supervise and advise undergraduate students performing biological lab activities; supervise a teaching assistants (if any) helping with the lab instruction; mark biology lab assignments and/or complete any other form of evaluation required by the SMU Biology Department and/or the University; and comply with safety regulations that maintain a safe learning environment for staff and students.

Qualifications: Lecture: Minimum PhD in Biology and relevant course experience with respect to course instruction. Lab: Minimum MSc in Biology and relevant course experience with respect to course instruction. Lab instructors must successfully complete WHMIS training or provide documentation to verify that WHMIS training has been successfully completed during the last 8 months.

Lecture: Tues/Thurs (8:30-9:45 am). Lab: Tues (2:30-5:30 pm). Start date: September 07, 2016. End date: December 17, 2016.

Application deadline: June 30, 2016.

How to apply: Individuals who have instructed before in the SMU Biology department need only send his/her updated CV (complete with education and past teaching experience). Other applicants must submit his/her updated CV, a copy of their highest Science degree, a 500-word teaching philosophy, course evaluations from other institutions (if applicable), and the names and contact information of 3 references. Although candidates of all nationalities are encouraged to apply, priority will be given to Canadian citizens and permanent residents (all applicants should clearly indicate their status as a Canadian citizen or permanent resident). Saint Mary’s University is committed to the principles of employment equity.

Send application either by mail or by email to: Dr. Susan Bjornson, Chairperson, Department of Biology, Saint Mary’s University, Halifax, NS, B3H 3C3, susan.bjornson@smu.ca.

BIOL 3398 Microbiology (lecture and lab). Prerequisites: BIOL 2321
This course is an introduction to the world of microorganisms, the means by which they are studied, and their role in human disease. Topics may include: the origin and discovery of microbial life, structure and function of prokaryotic cells, cell growth and development, and the role of bacteria, fungi, viruses and protozoa with respect to the development of human disease.

Instructor responsibilities: The instructor is responsible for the preparation, delivery and coordination of the lecture and/or laboratory component of the course; to provide biology lab instruction (such as pre-lab tutorial) to undergraduate students; supervise and advise undergraduate students performing biological lab activities; supervise a teaching assistants (if any) helping with the lab instruction; mark biology lab assignments and/or complete any other form of evaluation required by the SMU Biology Department and/or the University; and comply with safety regulations that maintain a safe learning environment for staff and students.

Qualifications: Lecture: Minimum PhD in Biology and relevant course experience with respect to course instruction. Lab: Minimum MSc in Biology and relevant course experience with respect to course instruction. Lab instructors must successfully complete WHMIS training or provide documentation to verify that WHMIS training has been successfully completed during the last 8 months.

Lecture: Mon/Weds (11:30 am-12:45 pm). Lab: Weds (2:30-5:30 pm). Start date: September 07, 2016. End date: December 17, 2016.

Application deadline: June 30, 2016.

How to apply: Individuals who have instructed before in the SMU Biology department need only send his/her updated CV (complete with education and past teaching experience). Other applicants must submit his/her updated CV, a copy of their highest Science degree, a 500-word teaching philosophy, course evaluations from other institutions (if applicable), and the names and contact information of 3 references. Although candidates of all nationalities are encouraged to apply, priority will be given to Canadian citizens and permanent residents (all applicants should clearly indicate their status as a Canadian citizen or permanent resident). Saint Mary’s University is committed to the principles of employment equity.

Send application either by mail or by email to: Dr. Susan Bjornson, Chairperson, Department of Biology, Saint Mary’s University, Halifax, NS, B3H 3C3, susan.bjornson@smu.ca.

BIOL 4010 Biology of Cancer (lecture and lab). Prerequisites: BIOL 3304 & BIOL 3419

Students study current models of the nature of cancer and how cancer arises in a multicellular body. Topics include the molecular mechanisms that control normal growth and development, including oncogenes, tumor suppressors, the cell cycle, cell death, and cell communication. Students explore how molecular mechanisms act inappropriately in cancer cells, and how this knowledge influences anti-cancer therapies.

Instructor responsibilities: The instructor is responsible for the preparation, delivery and coordination of the lecture and/or laboratory component of the course; to provide biology lab instruction (such as pre-lab tutorial) to undergraduate students; supervise and advise undergraduate students performing biological lab activities; supervise a teaching assistants (if any) helping with the lab instruction; mark biology lab assignments and/or complete any other form of evaluation required by the SMU Biology Department and/or the University; and comply with safety regulations that maintain a safe learning environment for staff and students.

Qualifications: Lecture: Minimum PhD in Biology and relevant course experience with respect to course instruction. Lab: Minimum MSc in Biology and relevant course experience with respect to course instruction. Lab instructors must successfully complete WHMIS training or provide documentation to verify that WHMIS training has been successfully completed during the last 8 months.

Lecture: Mon/Weds (8:30-9:45 am). Lab: Mon (2:30-5:30 pm). Start date: September 07, 2016. End date: December 17, 2016.

Application deadline: June 30, 2016.

How to apply: Individuals who have instructed before in the SMU Biology department need only send his/her updated CV (complete with education and past teaching experience). Other applicants must submit his/her updated CV, a copy of their highest Science degree, a 500-word teaching philosophy, course evaluations from other institutions (if applicable), and the names and contact information of 3 references. Although candidates of all nationalities are encouraged to apply, priority will be given to Canadian citizens and permanent residents (all applicants should clearly indicate their status as a Canadian citizen or permanent resident). Saint Mary’s University is committed to the principles of employment equity.

Send application either by mail or by email to: Dr. Susan Bjornson, Chairperson, Department of Biology, Saint Mary’s University, Halifax, NS, B3H 3C3, susan.bjornson@smu.ca.

BIOL 4431 Herpetology (lecture and lab). Prerequisites: BIOL 3320
Herpetology is the study of amphibians and reptiles. Topics include ecology, natural history, form and function of amphibians and reptiles with emphasis on Nova Scotia herpetofauna.

Instructor responsibilities: The instructor is responsible for the preparation, delivery and coordination of the lecture and/or laboratory component of the course; to provide biology lab instruction (such as pre-lab tutorial) to undergraduate students; supervise and advise undergraduate students performing biological lab activities; supervise a teaching assistants (if any) helping with the lab instruction; mark biology lab assignments and/or complete any other form of evaluation required by the SMU Biology Department and/or the University; and comply with safety regulations that maintain a safe learning environment for staff and students.

Qualifications: Lecture: Minimum PhD in Biology and relevant course experience with respect to course instruction. Lab: Minimum MSc in Biology and relevant course experience with respect to course instruction. Lab instructors must successfully complete WHMIS training or provide documentation to verify that WHMIS training has been successfully completed during the last 8 months.

Lecture: Mon/Weds (1:00-2:15 pm). Lab: Weds (2:30-5:30 pm). Start date: September 07, 2016. End date: December 17, 2016.

Application deadline: June 30, 2016.

How to apply: Individuals who have instructed before in the SMU Biology department need only send his/her updated CV (complete with education and past teaching experience). Other applicants must submit his/her updated CV, a copy of their highest Science degree, a 500-word teaching philosophy, course evaluations from other institutions (if applicable), and the names and contact information of 3 references. Although candidates of all nationalities are encouraged to apply, priority will be given to Canadian citizens and permanent residents (all applicants should clearly indicate their status as a Canadian citizen or permanent resident). Saint Mary’s University is committed to the principles of employment equity.

Send application either by mail or by email to: Dr. Susan Bjornson, Chairperson, Department of Biology, Saint Mary’s University, Halifax, NS, B3H 3C3, susan.bjornson@smu.ca.

DAL  

Part‑Time Academic Posting ‑ Biology/Science

Posted by Biology/Science on May 30, 2016 in Job Postings

POSTING DATE: May 30, 2016

APPLICATION DEADLINE: June 8, 2016

POSITION: Part-time Academic: Communities and Ecosystems (BIOL3061); September 1, to December 31, 2016

DEPARTMENT/LOCATION: Biology

PAY RATE: $4,881-5,969

WORK ASSIGNMENT: The instructor is responsible for the class lectures. The instructor will also assist students on an individual basis, hire/supervise TA’s, invigilate tests and examinations and mark and submit grades. The position reports to the Chair of the Department.

REQUIREMENTS OF POSITION: The instructor will possess an advanced degree in biology (with emphasis in ecology as it relates to communities and ecosystems, sustainability and political ecology) and have prior, recent teaching experience in at least one of the fields of ecology or sustainability. First-time applicants to the Department of Biology must provide the names of two references.

IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN THE ABOVE POSITION, PLEASE APPLY IN WRITING BY THE APPLICATION DEADLINE TO:

Chair biochair@dal.ca
Department of Biology, Room 2088
Dalhousie University
Halifax, NS B3H 4R2

All offers of employment as a part-time academic are conditional upon sufficient student enrolment in the course and approval by the University.

Dalhousie University is committed to fostering a collegial culture grounded in diversity and inclusiveness. The university encourages applications from qualified Aboriginal people, persons with a disability, racially visible persons, women, persons of minority sexual orientations and gender identities, and all qualified candidates who would contribute to the diversity of our community.

MSVU  

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Department/Faculty: Biology
Course Name: Introductory Biology I (2nd half)
Course Code: BIOL 1152 01 (2nd half)
Academic Term: Fall
Class Timetable: MWF 10:30 – 11:20 AM
Course Unit Value: 0.25 unit
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Start Date: 9/7/2016
End Date: 12/22/2016
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Qualifications:
The successful candidate will have a PhD in a life science, expertise in
the course subjects and demonstrated competence in teaching at the
university level.
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Duties: Preparation, teaching, student consultation, grading and marking,
distribution of student evaluation questionnaires, involvement in student
appeals, and other duties appropriate to the
appointment. —————————————————
Additional Duties:
See the description of BIOL 1152 in the MSVU Undergraduate Academic
Calendar. The second half of BIOL 1152 begins on October 21, 2016 and
includes genetics, gene expression and cell and molecular biology. The
lecturers of the first and second halves of BIOL 1152 co-operate in
administration of the course.
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Remuneration: Remuneration is in accordance with the Collective Agreement
between Mount Saint Vincent University and CUPE 3912
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How to apply: Send your application accompanied by curriculum vitae and
the names of three references to:
Department Chair: Dr. Ron MacKay, Department of Biology
Email: Biology@msvu.ca

Application deadline: 6/10/2016
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Department/Faculty: Biology
Course Name: Introductory Biology I (2nd half)
Course Code: BIOL 1152 02 (2nd half)
Academic Term: Fall
Class Timetable: MWF 12:00 – 12:50 PM

Course Unit Value: 0.25 unit
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Start Date: 9/7/2016
End Date: 12/22/2016
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Qualifications:
The successful candidate will have a PhD in a life science, expertise in
the course subjects and demonstrated competence in teaching at the
university level.
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Duties: Preparation, teaching, student consultation, grading and marking,
distribution of student evaluation questionnaires, involvement in student
appeals, and other duties appropriate to the
appointment. —————————————————
Additional Duties:
See the description of BIOL 1152 in the MSVU Undergraduate Academic
Calendar. The second half of BIOL 1152 begins on October 21, 2016 and
includes genetics, gene expression and cell and molecular biology. The
lecturers of the first and second halves of BIOL 1152 co-operate in
administration of the course.
—————————————————
Remuneration: Remuneration is in accordance with the Collective Agreement
between Mount Saint Vincent University and CUPE 3912
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How to apply: Send your application accompanied by curriculum vitae and
the names of three references to:
Department Chair: Dr. Ron MacKay, Department of Biology
Email: Biology@msvu.ca

Application deadline: 6/10/2016
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Department/Faculty: Biology
Course Name: Introductory Biology II (1st half)
Course Code: BIOL 1153 01 (1st half)
Academic Term: Winter
Class Timetable: MWF 10:30 – 11:20 AM
Course Unit Value: 0.25 unit
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Start Date: 1/4/2017
End Date: 4/26/2017
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Qualifications:
The successful candidate will have a PhD in a life science, expertise in
the course subjects and demonstrated competence in teaching at the
university level.
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Duties: Preparation, teaching, student consultation, grading and marking,
distribution of student evaluation questionnaires, involvement in student
appeals, and other duties appropriate to the
appointment. —————————————————
Additional Duties:
See the description of BIOL 1153 in the MSVU Undergraduate Academic
Calendar. The first half of BIOL 1153 ends on February 15, 2017 and
includes an overview of diversity, microbes and viruses, and animal
diversity. The lecturers of the first and second halves of BIOL 1153

co-operate in administration of the course.
—————————————————
Remuneration: Remuneration is in accordance with the Collective Agreement
between Mount Saint Vincent University and CUPE 3912
—————————————————
How to apply: Send your application accompanied by curriculum vitae and
the names of three references to:
Department Chair: Dr. Ron MacKay, Department of Biology
Email: Biology@msvu.ca

Application deadline: 6/10/2016
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Department/Faculty: Biology
Course Name: Introductory Biology II (1st half)
Course Code: BIOL 1153 02 (1st half)
Academic Term: Winter

Class Timetable: MWF 12:00 – 12:50 PM
Course Unit Value: 0.25 unit
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Start Date: 1/4/2017
End Date: 4/26/2017
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Qualifications:
The successful candidate will have a PhD in a life science, expertise in
the course subjects and demonstrated competence in teaching at the
university level.
—————————————————
Duties: Preparation, teaching, student consultation, grading and marking,
distribution of student evaluation questionnaires, involvement in student
appeals, and other duties appropriate to the
appointment. —————————————————
Additional Duties:
See the description of BIOL 1153 in the MSVU Undergraduate Academic
Calendar. The first half of BIOL 1153 ends on February 15, 2017 and
includes an overview of diversity, microbes and viruses, and animal
diversity. The lecturers of the first and second halves of BIOL 1153
co-operate in administration of the course.
—————————————————
Remuneration: Remuneration is in accordance with the Collective Agreement
between Mount Saint Vincent University and CUPE 3912
—————————————————
How to apply: Send your application accompanied by curriculum vitae and
the names of three references to:
Department Chair: Dr. Ron MacKay, Department of Biology
Email: Biology@msvu.ca

Application deadline: 6/10/2016
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Department/Faculty: Biology
Course Name: Introductory Biology II (2nd half)
Course Code: BIOL 1153 01 (2nd half)
Academic Term: Winter
Class Timetable: MWF 10:30-11:20 AM
Course Unit Value: 0.25 unit
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Start Date: 1/4/2017
End Date: 4/26/2017
—————————————————
Qualifications:
The successful candidate will have a PhD in a life science, expertise in
the course subjects and demonstrated competence in teaching at the
university level.
—————————————————
Duties: Preparation, teaching, student consultation, grading and marking,
distribution of student evaluation questionnaires, involvement in student
appeals, and other duties appropriate to the
appointment. —————————————————
Additional Duties:
See the description of BIOL 1153 in the MSVU Undergraduate Academic
Calendar. The second half of BIOL 1153 begins on February 17, 2017 and
includes plant biology and ecology. The lecturers of the first and second

halves of BIOL 1153 co-operate in administration of the course.
—————————————————
Remuneration: Remuneration is in accordance with the Collective Agreement
between Mount Saint Vincent University and CUPE 3912
—————————————————
How to apply: Send your application accompanied by curriculum vitae and
the names of three references to:
Department Chair: Dr. Ron MacKay, Department of Biology
Email: Biology@msvu.ca

Application deadline: 6/10/2016
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—————————————————
Department/Faculty: Biology
Course Name: Introductory Biology II (2nd half)
Course Code: BIOL 1153 02 (2nd half)
Academic Term: Winter
Class Timetable: MWF 12:00 – 12:50 PM
Course Unit Value: 0.25 unit
—————————————————
Start Date: 1/4/2017
End Date: 4/26/2017
—————————————————
Qualifications:
The successful candidate will have a PhD in a life science, expertise in
the course subjects and demonstrated competence in teaching at the
university level.
—————————————————
Duties: Preparation, teaching, student consultation, grading and marking,
distribution of student evaluation questionnaires, involvement in student
appeals, and other duties appropriate to the
appointment. —————————————————
Additional Duties:
See the description of BIOL 1153 in the MSVU Undergraduate Academic
Calendar. The second half of BIOL 1153 begins on February 17, 2017 and
includes plant biology and ecology. The lecturers of the first and second
halves of BIOL 1153 co-operate in administration of the course.
—————————————————
Remuneration: Remuneration is in accordance with the Collective Agreement
between Mount Saint Vincent University and CUPE 3912
—————————————————
How to apply: Send your application accompanied by curriculum vitae and
the names of three references to:
Department Chair: Dr. Ron MacKay, Deptartment of Biology

Email: Biology@msvu.ca

Application deadline: 6/10/2016
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MSVU  

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Department/Faculty: Biology
Course Name: Human Reproductive, Growth and Maturation
Course Code: BIOL 1114 18
Academic Term: Fall
Class Timetable: T 7:15 – 9:45 PM
Course Unit Value: 0.5 unit
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Start Date: 9/7/2016
End Date: 12/22/2016
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Qualifications:
The successful candidate will have a PhD in a life science, experience in
the course subjects, demonstrated competence in teaching at the university
level, and expertise with online courses.
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Duties: Preparation, teaching, student consultation, grading and marking,
distribution of student evaluation questionnaires, involvement in student
appeals, and other duties appropriate to the
appointment. —————————————————
Additional Duties:
See the description of BIOL 1114 in the MSVU Undergraduate Academic
Calendar. Students will have access to a set of online modules developed
to cover all the subjects of this course. The instructor is expected to
guide students as they work through these modules. The instructor may add
material that complements the content of the modules.
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Remuneration: Remuneration is in accordance with the Collective Agreement
between Mount Saint Vincent University and CUPE 3912
—————————————————
How to apply: Send your application accompanied by curriculum vitae and
the names of three references to:
Department Chair: Dr. Ronald MacKay, Dept. of Biology
Email: Biology@msvu.ca

Application deadline: 6/10/2016
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Department/Faculty: Biology
Course Name: Human Reproductive, Growth and Maturation
Course Code: BIOL 1114 19
Academic Term: Winter
Class Timetable: T 7:15 – 9:45 PM
Course Unit Value: 0.5 unit
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Start Date: 1/4/2017
End Date: 4/26/2017
—————————————————
Qualifications:
The successful candidate will have a PhD in a life science, experience in
the course subjects, demonstrated competence in teaching at the university
level, and expertise with online courses.
—————————————————
Duties: Preparation, teaching, student consultation, grading and marking,
distribution of student evaluation questionnaires, involvement in student
appeals, and other duties appropriate to the
appointment. —————————————————
Additional Duties:
See the description of BIOL 1114 in the MSVU Undergraduate Academic
Calendar. Students will have access to a set of online modules developed
to cover all the subjects of this course. The instructor is expected to
guide students as they work through these modules. The instructor may add
material that complements the content of the modules.
—————————————————
Remuneration: Remuneration is in accordance with the Collective Agreement
between Mount Saint Vincent University and CUPE 3912
—————————————————
How to apply: Send your application accompanied by curriculum vitae and
the names of three references to:
Department Chair: Dr. Ron MacKay, Department of Biology

Email: Biology@msvu.ca

Application deadline: 6/10/2016
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Department/Faculty: Biology
Course Name: Human Reproduction, Growth and Maturation
Course Code: BIOL 1114 01
Academic Term: Fall
Class Timetable: W 7:15 – 9:45 PM
Course Unit Value: 0.5 unit
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Start Date: 9/7/2016
End Date: 12/22/2016
—————————————————
Qualifications:
The successful candidate will have a PhD in a life science, experience in
the course subjects, and demonstrated competence in teaching at the
university level.
—————————————————
Duties: Preparation, teaching, student consultation, grading and marking,
distribution of student evaluation questionnaires, involvement in student
appeals, and other duties appropriate to the
appointment. —————————————————
Additional Duties:
See the description of BIOL 1114 in the MSVU Undergraduate Academic
Calendar.
—————————————————
Remuneration: Remuneration is in accordance with the Collective Agreement
between Mount Saint Vincent University and CUPE 3912
—————————————————
How to apply: Send your application accompanied by curriculum vitae and
the names of three references to:
Department Chair: Dr. Ronald MacKay, Dept. of Biology

Email: Biology@msvu.ca

Application deadline: 6/10/2016
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Department/Faculty: Biology
Course Name: Human Reproduction, Growth and Maturation
Course Code: BIOL 1114 02
Academic Term: Winter
Class Timetable: W 7:15 – 9:45 PM
Course Unit Value: 0.5 unit
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Start Date: 1/4/2017
End Date: 4/26/2017
—————————————————
Qualifications:
The successful candidate will have a PhD in a life science, experience in
the course subjects, and demonstrated competence in teaching at the
university level.
—————————————————
Duties: Preparation, teaching, student consultation, grading and marking,
distribution of student evaluation questionnaires, involvement in student
appeals, and other duties appropriate to the
appointment. —————————————————
Additional Duties:
See the description of BIOL 1114 in the MSVU Undergraduate Academic
Calendar.
—————————————————
Remuneration: Remuneration is in accordance with the Collective Agreement
between Mount Saint Vincent University and CUPE 3912
—————————————————
How to apply: Send your application accompanied by curriculum vitae and
the names of three references to:
Department Chair: Dr. Ron MacKay, Department of Biology

Email: Biology@msvu.ca

Application deadline: 6/10/2016
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Department/Faculty: Biology
Course Name: General Microbiology
Course Code: BIOL 2202 01
Academic Term: Fall
Class Timetable: T Th 12:00 – 1:15 PM
Course Unit Value: 0.5 unit
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Start Date: 9/7/2016
End Date: 12/22/2016
—————————————————
Qualifications:
The successful candidate will have a PhD in a relevant area of biology,
expertise in the course subject, and demonstrated competence in teaching
at the university level.
—————————————————
Duties: Preparation, teaching, student consultation, grading and marking,
distribution of student evaluation questionnaires, involvement in student
appeals, and other duties appropriate to the
appointment. —————————————————
Additional Duties:
See the description of BIOL 2202 in the MSVU Undergraduate Academic

Calendar.
—————————————————
Remuneration: Remuneration is in accordance with the Collective Agreement
between Mount Saint Vincent University and CUPE 3912
—————————————————
How to apply: Send your application accompanied by curriculum vitae and
the names of three references to:
Department Chair: Dr. Ron MacKay, Department of Biology
Email: Biology@msvu.ca

Application deadline: 6/10/2016
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Department/Faculty: Biology
Course Name: General Microbiology
Course Code: BIOL 2202 02
Academic Term: Winter
Class Timetable: T Th 12:00 – 1:15 PM
Course Unit Value: 0.5 unit
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Start Date: 1/4/2017
End Date: 4/26/2017

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Qualifications:
The successful candidate will have a PhD in a relevant area of biology,
expertise in the course subject, and demonstrated competence in teaching
at the university level.
—————————————————
Duties: Preparation, teaching, student consultation, grading and marking,
distribution of student evaluation questionnaires, involvement in student
appeals, and other duties appropriate to the
appointment. —————————————————
Additional Duties:
See the description of BIOL 2202 in the MSVU Undergraduate Academic
Calendar.
—————————————————
Remuneration: Remuneration is in accordance with the Collective Agreement
between Mount Saint Vincent University and CUPE 3912
—————————————————
How to apply: Send your application accompanied by curriculum vitae and
the names of three references to:
Department Chair: Dr. Ron MacKay, Department of Biology
Email: Biology@msvu.ca

Application deadline: 6/10/2016
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Department/Faculty: Biology
Course Name: Plants: Form and Function
Course Code: BIOL 2203 01
Academic Term: Fall
Class Timetable: MW 9:00 – 10:15 AM
Course Unit Value: 0.5 unit
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Start Date: 9/7/2016
End Date: 12/22/2016
—————————————————
Qualifications:
The successful candidate will have a PhD in a relevant area of biology,
expertise in the course subject, and demonstrated competence in teaching
at the university level.
—————————————————
Duties: Preparation, teaching, student consultation, grading and marking,
distribution of student evaluation questionnaires, involvement in student
appeals, and other duties appropriate to the
appointment. —————————————————
Additional Duties:
See the description of BIOL 2203 in the MSVU Undergraduate Academic

Calendar.
—————————————————
Remuneration: Remuneration is in accordance with the Collective Agreement
between Mount Saint Vincent University and CUPE 3912
—————————————————
How to apply: Send your application accompanied by curriculum vitae and
the names of three references to:
Department Chair: Dr. Ron MacKay, Department of Biology
Email: Biology@msvu.ca

Application deadline: 6/10/2016
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Department/Faculty: Biology
Course Name: Human Anatomy and Physiology I
Course Code: BIOL 2205 01
Academic Term: Fall
Class Timetable: T Th 4:30 – 5:45 PM
Course Unit Value: 0.5 unit
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Start Date: 9/7/2016
End Date: 12/22/2016
—————————————————
Qualifications:
The successful candidate will have a PhD in a relevant area of biology,
expertise in the course subject, and demonstrated competence in teaching
at the university level.
—————————————————
Duties: Preparation, teaching, student consultation, grading and marking,
distribution of student evaluation questionnaires, involvement in student
appeals, and other duties appropriate to the
appointment. —————————————————
Additional Duties:
See the description of BIOL 2205 in the MSVU Undergraduate Academic

Calendar.
—————————————————
Remuneration: Remuneration is in accordance with the Collective Agreement
between Mount Saint Vincent University and CUPE 3912
—————————————————
How to apply: Send your application accompanied by curriculum vitae and
the names of three references to:
Department Chair: Dr. Ron MacKay, Department of Biology
Email: Biology@msvu.ca

Application deadline: 6/10/2016
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Department/Faculty: Biology
Course Name: Human Anatomy and Physiology II
Course Code: BIOL 2206 01
Academic Term: Winter
Class Timetable: T Th 4:30 – 5:45 PM
Course Unit Value: 0.5 unit
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Start Date: 1/4/2017
End Date: 4/26/2017
—————————————————
Qualifications:
The successful candidate will have a PhD in a relevant area of biology,
expertise in the course subject, and demonstrated competence in teaching
at the university level.
—————————————————
Duties: Preparation, teaching, student consultation, grading and marking,
distribution of student evaluation questionnaires, involvement in student
appeals, and other duties appropriate to the
appointment. —————————————————
Additional Duties:
See the description of BIOL 2206 in the MSVU Undergraduate Academic

Calendar.
—————————————————
Remuneration: Remuneration is in accordance with the Collective Agreement
between Mount Saint Vincent University and CUPE 3912
—————————————————
How to apply: Send your application accompanied by curriculum vitae and
the names of three references to:
Department Chair: Dr. Ron MacKay, Department of Biology
Email: Biology@msvu.ca

Application deadline: 6/10/2016
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Department/Faculty: Biology
Course Name: Environmental Science
Course Code: BIOL 2213 01
Academic Term: Winter
Class Timetable: W 6:00 – 8:45 PM
Course Unit Value: 0.5 unit
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Start Date: 1/4/2017
End Date: 4/26/2017
—————————————————
Qualifications:
The successful candidate will have a PhD, expertise in the course subject,
and demonstrated competence in teaching at the university level.
—————————————————
Duties: Preparation, teaching, student consultation, grading and marking,
distribution of student evaluation questionnaires, involvement in student
appeals, and other duties appropriate to the
appointment. —————————————————
Additional Duties:
See the description of BIOL 2213 in the MSVU Undergraduate Academic

Calendar.
—————————————————
Remuneration: Remuneration is in accordance with the Collective Agreement
between Mount Saint Vincent University and CUPE 3912
—————————————————
How to apply: Send your application accompanied by curriculum vitae and
the names of three references to:
Department Chair: Dr. Ron MacKay, Department of Biology
Email: Biology@msvu.ca

Application deadline: 6/10/2016
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Department/Faculty: Biology
Course Name: Cell and Molecular Biology
Course Code: BIOL 2240 01
Academic Term: Winter
Class Timetable: MWF 9:00 – 9:50 AM
Course Unit Value: 0.5 unit
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Start Date: 1/4/2017
End Date: 4/26/2017
—————————————————
Qualifications:
The successful candidate will have a PhD in a relevant area of biology,
expertise in the course subject, and demonstrated competence in teaching
at the university level.
—————————————————
Duties: Preparation, teaching, student consultation, grading and marking,
distribution of student evaluation questionnaires, involvement in student
appeals, and other duties appropriate to the
appointment. —————————————————
Additional Duties:
See the description of BIOL 2240 in the MSVU Undergraduate Academic

Calendar.
—————————————————
Remuneration: Remuneration is in accordance with the Collective Agreement
between Mount Saint Vincent University and CUPE 3912
—————————————————
How to apply: Send your application accompanied by curriculum vitae and
the names of three references to:
Department Chair: Dr. Ron MacKay, Department of Biology
Email: Biology@msvu.ca

Application deadline: 6/10/2016
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Department/Faculty: Biology
Course Name: General Ecology
Course Code: BIOL 3312 01
Academic Term: Fall
Class Timetable: MW 10:30 – 11:45 AM
Course Unit Value: 0.5 unit
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Start Date: 9/7/2016
End Date: 12/22/2016
—————————————————
Qualifications:
The successful candidate will have a PhD in a relevant area of biology,
expertise in the course subject, and demonstrated competence in teaching
at the university level.
—————————————————
Duties: Preparation, teaching, student consultation, grading and marking,
distribution of student evaluation questionnaires, involvement in student
appeals, and other duties appropriate to the
appointment. —————————————————
Additional Duties:
See the description of BIOL 3312 in the MSVU Undergraduate Academic

Calendar.
—————————————————
Remuneration: Remuneration is in accordance with the Collective Agreement
between Mount Saint Vincent University and CUPE 3912
—————————————————
How to apply: Send your application accompanied by curriculum vitae and
the names of three references to:
Department Chair: Dr. Ron MacKay, Department of Biology
Email: Biology@msvu.ca

Application deadline: 6/10/2016
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Department/Faculty: Biology
Course Name: Principles of Heredity
Course Code: BIOL 3370 01
Academic Term: Fall
Class Timetable: MWF 9:00 – 9:50 AM
Course Unit Value: 0.5 unit
—————————————————
Start Date: 9/7/2016
End Date: 12/22/2016
—————————————————
Qualifications:
The successful candidate will have a PhD in a relevant area of biology,
expertise in the course subject, and demonstrated competence in teaching
at the university level.
—————————————————
Duties: Preparation, teaching, student consultation, grading and marking,
distribution of student evaluation questionnaires, involvement in student
appeals, and other duties appropriate to the
appointment. —————————————————
Additional Duties:
See the description of BIOL 3370 in the MSVU Undergraduate Academic

Calendar.
—————————————————
Remuneration: Remuneration is in accordance with the Collective Agreement
between Mount Saint Vincent University and CUPE 3912
—————————————————
How to apply: Send your application accompanied by curriculum vitae and
the names of three references to:
Department Chair: Dr. Ron MacKay, Department of Biology
Email: Biology@msvu.ca

Application deadline: 6/10/2016
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Department/Faculty: Biology
Course Name: Laboratory for BIOL 2202 General Microbiology
Course Code: BIOL 202L LA
Academic Term: Fall
Class Timetable: T 1:30 – 4:15 PM
Course Unit Value: 0.25 unit
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Start Date: 9/7/2016
End Date: 12/22/2016
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Qualifications:
The candidate must have a BSc in a life science, at least one year of
microbiology laboratory experience (post-BSc) and some relevant
lab-teaching experience (post-BSc).
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Duties: Preparation, teaching, student consultation, grading and marking,
distribution of student evaluation questionnaires, involvement in student
appeals, and other duties appropriate to the
appointment. —————————————————
Additional Duties:
This is a position for a laboratory instructor. The instructor does not
create the exercises or write the lab manual. The instructor works with
the lecturer, the senior lab instructor, the technician and teaching
assistants. This lab may or may not be provided with a teaching assistant.
For a description of the course, see BIOL 2202 in the MSVU Undergraduate

Academic Calendar.
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Remuneration: Remuneration is in accordance with the Collective Agreement
between Mount Saint Vincent University and CUPE 3912
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How to apply: Send your application accompanied by curriculum vitae and
the names of three references to:
Department Chair: Dr. Ron MacKay, Department of Biology
Email: Biology@msvu.ca

Application deadline: 6/10/2016
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Department/Faculty: Biology
Course Name: Laboratory for BIOL 2202 General Microbiology
Course Code: BIOL 202L LB
Academic Term: Fall
Class Timetable: W 1:30 – 4:15 PM

Course Unit Value: 0.25 unit
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Start Date: 9/7/2016
End Date: 12/22/2016
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Qualifications:
The candidate must have a BSc in a life science, at least one year of
microbiology laboratory experience (post-BSc) and some relevant
lab-teaching experience (post-BSc).
—————————————————
Duties: Preparation, teaching, student consultation, grading and marking,
distribution of student evaluation questionnaires, involvement in student
appeals, and other duties appropriate to the
appointment. —————————————————
Additional Duties:
This is a position for a laboratory instructor. The instructor does not
create the exercises or write the lab manual. The instructor works with
the lecturer, the senior lab instructor, the technician and teaching
assistants. This lab may or may not be provided with a teaching assistant.
For a description of the course, see BIOL 2202 in the MSVU Undergraduate
Academic Calendar.
—————————————————
Remuneration: Remuneration is in accordance with the Collective Agreement
between Mount Saint Vincent University and CUPE 3912
—————————————————
How to apply: Send your application accompanied by curriculum vitae and
the names of three references to:
Department Chair: Dr. Ron MacKay, Department of Biology
Email: Biology@msvu.ca

Application deadline: 6/10/2016
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Department/Faculty: Biology
Course Name: Laboratory for BIOL 2202 General Microbiology
Course Code: BIOL 202L LC
Academic Term: Winter
Class Timetable: T 1:30 – 4:15 PM
Course Unit Value: 0.25 unit
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Start Date: 1/4/2017
End Date: 4/26/2017

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Qualifications:
The candidate must have a BSc in a life science, at least one year of
microbiology laboratory experience (post-BSc) and some relevant
lab-teaching experience (post-BSc).
—————————————————
Duties: Preparation, teaching, student consultation, grading and marking,
distribution of student evaluation questionnaires, involvement in student
appeals, and other duties appropriate to the
appointment. —————————————————
Additional Duties:
This is a position for a laboratory instructor. The instructor does not
create the exercises or write the lab manual. The instructor works with
the lecturer, the senior lab instructor, the technician and teaching
assistants. This lab may or may not be provided with a teaching assistant.
For a description of the course, see BIOL 2202 in the MSVU Undergraduate
Academic Calendar.
—————————————————
Remuneration: Remuneration is in accordance with the Collective Agreement
between Mount Saint Vincent University and CUPE 3912
—————————————————
How to apply: Send your application accompanied by curriculum vitae and
the names of three references to:
Department Chair: Dr. Ron MacKay, Department of Biology
Email: Biology@msvu.ca

Application deadline: 6/10/2016
—————————————————————————

—————————————————
Department/Faculty: Biology
Course Name: Laboratory for BIOL 2202 General Microbiology
Course Code: BIOL 202L LD
Academic Term: Winter
Class Timetable: W 1:30 – 4:15 PM

Course Unit Value: 0.25 unit
—————————————————
Start Date: 1/4/2017
End Date: 4/26/2017
—————————————————
Qualifications:
The candidate must have a BSc in a life science, at least one year of
microbiology laboratory experience (post-BSc) and some relevant
lab-teaching experience (post-BSc).
—————————————————
Duties: Preparation, teaching, student consultation, grading and marking,
distribution of student evaluation questionnaires, involvement in student
appeals, and other duties appropriate to the
appointment. —————————————————
Additional Duties:
This is a position for a laboratory instructor. The instructor does not
create the exercises or write the lab manual. The instructor works with
the lecturer, the senior lab instructor, the technician and teaching
assistants. This lab may or may not be provided with a teaching assistant.
For a description of the course, see BIOL 2202 in the MSVU Undergraduate
Academic Calendar.
—————————————————
Remuneration: Remuneration is in accordance with the Collective Agreement
between Mount Saint Vincent University and CUPE 3912
—————————————————
How to apply: Send your application accompanied by curriculum vitae and
the names of three references to:
Department Chair: Dr. Ron MacKay, Department of Biology
Email: Biology@msvu.ca

Application deadline: 6/10/2016
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Department/Faculty: Biology
Course Name: Laboratory for BIOL 2203 Plants: Form and Function
Course Code: BIOL 203L LA
Academic Term: Fall
Class Timetable: W 1:30 – 4:15PM
Course Unit Value: 0.25 unit
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Start Date: 9/7/2016
End Date: 12/22/2016
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Qualifications:
The candidate must have a BSc in a life science, at least one year of
plant morphology or physiology laboratory experience (post-BSc) and some
relevant lab-teaching experience (post-BSc).
—————————————————
Duties: Preparation, teaching, student consultation, grading and marking,
distribution of student evaluation questionnaires, involvement in student
appeals, and other duties appropriate to the
appointment. —————————————————
Additional Duties:
This is a position for a laboratory instructor. The instructor does not
create the exercises or write the lab manual. The instructor works with
the lecturer, the senior lab instructor, the technician and teaching
assistants. This lab may or may not be provided with a teaching assistant.
For a description of the course see BIOL 2203 in the MSVU Undergraduate

Academic Calendar.
—————————————————
Remuneration: Remuneration is in accordance with the Collective Agreement
between Mount Saint Vincent University and CUPE 3912
—————————————————
How to apply: Send your application accompanied by curriculum vitae and
the names of three references to:
Department Chair: Dr. Ron MacKay, Department of Biology
Email: Biology@msvu.ca

Application deadline: 6/10/2016
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Department/Faculty: Biology
Course Name: Laboratory for BIOL 2240 Cell and Molecular Biology
Course Code: BIOL 224L LA
Academic Term: Winter
Class Timetable: W 1:30 – 4:15 PM
Course Unit Value: 0.25 unit
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Start Date: 1/4/2017
End Date: 4/26/2017
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Qualifications:
The candidate must have a BSc in a life science, at least one year of
cell, molecular or biochemistry laboratory experience (post-BSc) and some
relevant lab-teaching experience (post-BSc).
—————————————————
Duties: Preparation, teaching, student consultation, grading and marking,
distribution of student evaluation questionnaires, involvement in student
appeals, and other duties appropriate to the
appointment. —————————————————
Additional Duties:
This is a position for a laboratory instructor. The instructor does not
create the exercises or write the lab manual. The instructor works with
the lecturer, the senior lab instructor, the technician and the teaching
assistants. This lab may or may not be provided with a teaching assistant.
For a description of the course, see BIOL 2240 in the MSVU Undergraduate

Academic Calendar.
—————————————————
Remuneration: Remuneration is in accordance with the Collective Agreement
between Mount Saint Vincent University and CUPE 3912
—————————————————
How to apply: Send your application accompanied by curriculum vitae and
the names of three references to:
Department Chair: Dr. Ron MacKay, Department of Biology
Email: Biology@msvu.ca

Application deadline: 6/10/2016
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Department/Faculty: Biology
Course Name: Laboratory for BIOL 3312 General Ecology
Course Code: BIOL 312L LA
Academic Term: Fall
Class Timetable: Th 1:30 – 4:15 PM
Course Unit Value: 0.25 unit
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Start Date: 9/7/2016
End Date: 12/22/2016
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Qualifications:
The candidate must have a BSc in a life science, at least one year of
laboratory or field experience in ecology (post-BSc) and some relevant
lab- and/or field-teaching experience (post-BSc).
—————————————————
Duties: Preparation, teaching, student consultation, grading and marking,
distribution of student evaluation questionnaires, involvement in student
appeals, and other duties appropriate to the
appointment. —————————————————
Additional Duties:
This is a position for a laboratory instructor. The instructor does not
create the exercises or write the lab manual. The instructor works with
the lecturer, the senior lab instructor, the technician and the teaching
assistants. This lab may or may not be provided with a teaching assistant.
For a description of the course, see BIOL 3312 in the MSVU Undergraduate

Academic Calendar.
—————————————————
Remuneration: Remuneration is in accordance with the Collective Agreement
between Mount Saint Vincent University and CUPE 3912
—————————————————
How to apply: Send your application accompanied by curriculum vitae and
the names of three references to:
Department Chair: Dr. Ron MacKay, Department of Biology
Email: Biology@msvu.ca

Application deadline: 6/10/2016
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Department/Faculty: Biology
Course Name: Laboratory for BIOL 3370 Principles of Heredity
Course Code: BIOL 370L LA
Academic Term: Fall
Class Timetable: TH 1:30 – 4:15 PM
Course Unit Value: 0.25 unit
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Start Date: 9/7/2016
End Date: 12/22/2016
—————————————————
Qualifications:
The candidate must have a BSc in a life science, at least one year of
genetic laboratory experience (post-BSc) and some relevant lab-teaching
experience (post-BSc).
—————————————————
Duties: Preparation, teaching, student consultation, grading and marking,
distribution of student evaluation questionnaires, involvement in student
appeals, and other duties appropriate to the
appointment. —————————————————
Additional Duties:
This is a position for a laboratory instructor. The instructor does not
create the exercises or write the lab manual. The instructor works with
the lecturer, the senior lab instructor, the technician and the teaching
assistants. This lab may or may not be provided with a teaching assistant.
For a description of the course, see BIOL 3370 in the MSVU Undergraduate

Academic Calendar.
—————————————————
Remuneration: Remuneration is in accordance with the Collective Agreement
between Mount Saint Vincent University and CUPE 3912
—————————————————
How to apply: Send your application accompanied by curriculum vitae and
the names of three references to:
Department Chair: Dr. Ron MacKay, Department of Biology
Email: Biology@msvu.ca

Application deadline: 6/10/2016
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DAL  

Part‑Time Academic Positings: Department of Biology

Posted by Department of Biology on March 15, 2016 in Job Postings
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PART-TIME ACADEMIC POSTING
DALHOUSIE UNIVERSITY
Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada B3H 4R2

POSTING DATE: March 15, 2016

APPLICATION DEADLINE: March 24, 2016

POSITION: Part-time Academic; Introductory Biology I (Biology 1020, online); May 30, to August 31, 2016

DEPARTMENT/LOCATION: Biology

PAY RATE: $4,881-$5,969

WORK ASSIGNMENT: The instructor is responsible for the administration and delivery of BIOL 1020 (Introductory Biology I: Cells, Genetics, and Evolution), including content review in the form of webcasts and web conferences, assisting students on an individual basis, managing teaching assistants, invigilating tests and examinations, and submitting grades. The position reports to the Chair of the Department. For more information about BIOL1020, please visit http://biol1020.biology.dal.ca/online/fonline.html.

REQUIREMENTS OF POSITION: The candidate should have an MSc or equivalent academic experience in Biology, and experience in the CMS used at Dalhousie University (Brightspace) or be willing to attend training sessions prior to the start of the class. Candidates must have a strong background and interest in teaching, good communication skills, and ability to work as a team member. Additional training or experience in online learning and web technologies are assets. First time applicants must provide the names of two referees.

IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN THE ABOVE POSITION, PLEASE APPLY IN WRITING BY THE APPLICATION DEADLINE TO:

Chair biochair@dal.ca
Department of Biology, Room 2078
Dalhousie University
Halifax, NS B3H 4R2

All offers of employment as a part-time academic are conditional upon sufficient student enrolment in the course and approval by the University.

Dalhousie University is committed to fostering a collegial culture grounded in diversity and inclusiveness. The university encourages applications from qualified Aboriginal people, persons with a disability, racially visible persons, women, persons of minority sexual orientations and gender identities, and all qualified candidates who would contribute to the diversity of our community.

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PART-TIME ACADEMIC POSTING
DALHOUSIE UNIVERSITY
Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada B3H 4R2

POSTING DATE: March 15, 2016

APPLICATION DEADLINE: March 24, 2016

POSITION: Part-time Academic; Introductory Biology II (Biology 1021, online); May 30, to August 31, 2016

DEPARTMENT/LOCATION: Biology

PAY RATE: $4,881-$5,969

WORK ASSIGNMENT: The instructor is responsible for the administration and delivery of BIOL 1021 (Introductory Biology II: Organismal Biology and Ecology), including content review in the form of webcasts and web conferences, assisting students on an individual basis, managing teaching assistants, invigilating tests and examinations, and submitting grades. The position reports to the Chair of the Department. For more information about BIOL1021, please visit http://biol1020.biology.dal.ca/online/fonline.html.

REQUIREMENTS OF POSITION: The candidate should have an MSc or equivalent academic experience in Biology, and experience in the CMS used at Dalhousie University (Brightspace) or be willing to attend training sessions prior to the start of the class. Candidates must have a strong background and interest in teaching, good communication skills, and ability to work as a team member. Additional training or experience in online learning and web technologies are assets. First time applicants must provide the names of two referees.

IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN THE ABOVE POSITION, PLEASE APPLY IN WRITING BY THE APPLICATION DEADLINE TO:

Chair biochair@dal.ca
Department of Biology, Room 2078
Dalhousie University
Halifax, NS B3H 4R2

All offers of employment as a part-time academic are conditional upon sufficient student enrolment in the course and approval by the University.

Dalhousie University is committed to fostering a collegial culture grounded in diversity and inclusiveness. The university encourages applications from qualified Aboriginal people, persons with a disability, racially visible persons, women, persons of minority sexual orientations and gender identities, and all qualified candidates who would contribute to the diversity of our community.

SMU  

Positions: SMU Biology Department Part-Time Instructors for:

Spring 2016:

BIOL2303.1 Plant Biology (lecture and lab).
This course is an introduction to plant biology, with emphasis on angiosperm plant structure, reproduction and development, basic mechanisms of photosynthesis and respiration, plant nutrition, and growth regulation. Land plants will also be studied from an evolutionary perspective, spanning from the first appearance of plants on land to the major groups present today.

Prerequisites: BIOL 1201 & BIOL 1202

Instructor responsibilities: The sessional instructor is responsible for the preparation and delivery of lectures and the coordination of the laboratory component of the class, to provide biology lab instruction (such as pre-lab tutorial) to undergraduate students; supervise and advise undergraduate students performing biological lab activities; supervise Teaching Assistants (when available) helping with the lab instruction, mark biology lab assignments any complete any other form of evaluation required by the SMU Biology Department and or the University; comply with safety regulations that maintain a safe learning environment for staff and students.

Qualifications: Minimum MSc in Biology and relevant course experience with respect to course instruction.

Lecture: Monday/Wednesday 9:30 am-12:30 pm. Lab: Monday/Wednesday (1:30 pm-4:30 pm). Start date: 09 May 2016. End date: 23 June 2016.

Application deadline: 18 March 2016.

How to apply: Individuals who have instructed before in the SMU Biology department need only to send an updated CV (complete with education and past teaching experience). Other applicants need to send in addition a copy of their highest Science degree, a 500-word teaching philosophy, course evaluations from other institutions (if applicable), and name and contact information of 3 references. Although candidates of all nationalities are encouraged to apply, priority will be given to Canadian citizens and permanent residents (all applicants should clearly indicate their status as a Canadian citizen or permanent resident). Saint Mary’s University is committed to the principles of employment equity. Please specify all sections you wish to apply for.

Send application either by mail or by email to: Dr. Susan Bjornson, Chairperson, Department of Biology, Saint Mary’s University, Halifax, NS, B3H 3C3 (902) 496-8751, susan.bjornson@smu.ca.

BIOL2304.1 Animal Biology (lecture and lab).
This course will introduce students to the taxonomic treatment of major animal phyla with reference to anatomy, function and ecological significance.

Prerequisites: BIOL 1201 & BIOL 1202

Instructor responsibilities: The sessional instructor is responsible for the preparation and delivery of lectures and the coordination of the laboratory component of the class, to provide biology lab instruction (such as pre-lab tutorial) to undergraduate students; supervise and advise undergraduate students performing biological lab activities; supervise Teaching Assistants (when available) helping with the lab instruction, mark biology lab assignments any complete any other form of evaluation required by the SMU Biology Department and or the University; comply with safety regulations that maintain a safe learning environment for staff and students.

Qualifications: Minimum MSc in Biology and relevant course experience with respect to course instruction.

Lecture: Tuesday/Thursday 9:30 am-12:30 pm. Lab: Tuesday/Thursday (1:30 pm-4:30 pm). Start date: 09 May 2016. End date: 23 June 2016.

Application deadline: 18 March 2016.

How to apply: Individuals who have instructed before in the SMU Biology department need only to send an updated CV (complete with education and past teaching experience). Other applicants need to send in addition a copy of their highest Science degree, a 500-word teaching philosophy, course evaluations from other institutions (if applicable), and name and contact information of 3 references. Although candidates of all nationalities are encouraged to apply, priority will be given to Canadian citizens and permanent residents (all applicants should clearly indicate their status as a Canadian citizen or permanent resident). Saint Mary’s University is committed to the principles of employment equity. Please specify all sections you wish to apply for.

Send application either by mail or by email to: Dr. Susan Bjornson, Chairperson, Department of Biology, Saint Mary’s University, Halifax, NS, B3H 3C3 (902) 496-8751, susan.bjornson@smu.ca.

BIOL2324.1 Ecology (lecture and lab).
Ecology is the study of interactions and relationships among organisms and their environment such as adaptations, competition and predation. Topics include the density, diversity and distribution of organisms, population dynamics, community relationships and structure, succession, and the flow of energy and matter through ecosystems.

Prerequisites: BIOL 1201 & BIOL 1202

Instructor responsibilities: The sessional instructor is responsible for the preparation and delivery of lectures and the coordination of the laboratory component of the class, to provide biology lab instruction (such as pre-lab tutorial) to undergraduate students; supervise and advise undergraduate students performing biological lab activities; supervise Teaching Assistants (when available) helping with the lab instruction, mark biology lab assignments any complete any other form of evaluation required by the SMU Biology Department and or the University; comply with safety regulations that maintain a safe learning environment for staff and students.

Qualifications: Minimum MSc in Biology and relevant course experience with respect to course instruction.

Lecture: Monday/Wednesday 9:30 am-12:30 pm. Lab: Monday/Wednesday (1:30 pm-4:30 pm). Start date: 09 May 2016. End date: 23 June 2016.

Application deadline: 18 March 2016.

How to apply: Individuals who have instructed before in the SMU Biology department need only to send an updated CV (complete with education and past teaching experience). Other applicants need to send in addition a copy of their highest Science degree, a 500-word teaching philosophy, course evaluations from other institutions (if applicable), and name and contact information of 3 references. Although candidates of all nationalities are encouraged to apply, priority will be given to Canadian citizens and permanent residents (all applicants should clearly indicate their status as a Canadian citizen or permanent resident). Saint Mary’s University is committed to the principles of employment equity. Please specify all sections you wish to apply for.

Send application either by mail or by email to: Dr. Susan Bjornson, Chairperson, Department of Biology, Saint Mary’s University, Halifax, NS, B3H 3C3 (902) 496-8751, susan.bjornson@smu.ca.

DAL  

Part‑Time Academic Postings ‑ Department of Biology

Posted by Biology on March 11, 2016 in Job Postings
POSTING DATE: March 11, 2015
APPLICATION DEADLINE: March 21, 2015

POSITION: Part-time Academic

DEPARTMENT/LOCATION: Biology / Life Sciences Centre

PAY RATE: In accordance with CUPE Collective Agreement

WORK ASSIGNMENT: The part-time academic will be responsible for teaching the field and lab intensive course, BIOL 3630.03, “Field Methods in Animal Behaviour”. The course will be offered in the Summer session, July 4 – July 21, 2016, Monday to Friday, approx. 0835-1625. Responsibilities include all aspects of teaching and administering the course, including lectures, field trips, test preparation, and evaluation of tests and reports. The part-time academic will also be responsible for preparing a budget in consultation with the program director, and keeping field-related expenses within the approved budget. The part-time academic should expect to spend considerable time before and after the official course dates in preparation for the course and marking assignments.

REQUIREMENTS OF POSITION: A graduate degree in Biology or related field and research experience in Animal Behaviour. Up-to-date Standard First Aid and CPR certification and a driver’s license valid in Nova Scotia. Preference will be given to candidates possessing a Ph.D. and/or previous university teaching experience in the subject of the course.

Applications should include a letter, up-to-date C.V., and evidence of teaching effectiveness (such as summary of relevant course evaluations). Please contact Cindy Staicer before applying if you have any questions about the position.

IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN THE ABOVE POSITION, PLEASE APPLY IN WRITING (or e-mail) BY THE APPLICATION DEADLINE TO:

Dr. Cindy Staicer , Director, SEASIDE Program, Department of Biology, Dalhousie University, Halifax, NS, B3H 4R2 www.dal.ca/seaside

All otters of employment as a Port-Time Academic are conditional upon sufficient student enrolment in the course and approval by the University. Dalhousie University is committed to fostering a collegial culture grounded in diversity and inclusiveness. The university encourages applications from qualified Aboriginal people, persons with a disability, racially visible persons, women, persons of minority sexual orientations and gender identities, and all qualified candidates who would contribute to the diversity of our community.

PART-TIME ACADEMIC POSTING
DALHOUSIE UNIVERSITY
Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada B3H 4R2

POSTING DATE: March 11, 2016
APPLICATION DEADLINE: March 21, 2016

POSITION: Part-time Academic

DEPARTMENT/LOCATION: Biology / Life Sciences Centre

PAY RATE: In accordance with CUPE Collective Agreement, prorated to 75% of course

WORK ASSIGNMENT: The part-time academic(s) will be responsible for co-teaching the 6-credit hour, field intensive course, BIOL 3640.06, “Tropical Ecology and Biodiversity”. The course will be offered in the Summer session, April 25-May 25, 2016, and will meet essentially all day every day during this period. Responsibilities of the teaching team will include all aspects of teaching the course, including lectures, field trips, test preparation, and evaluation of tests and reports. The part-time academic should expect to spend considerable time before and after the official course dates in preparation for the course and marking assignments. This course will spend 18 days in Belize, Central America during which time, along with other co-instructors, the part-time academic will be responsible for the students 24 hours a day, both en route to Belize and in Belize.

REQUIREMENTS OF POSITION: A graduate degree in Biology or related field, research experience in Ecology and/or Biodiversity, with an emphasis in one or more of the following: plants, terrestrial and/or marine animals, ecosystems and communities, and plant-animal interactions. Up-to-date Standard First Aid and CPR certification. Preference will be given to candidates possessing a Ph.D., and/or previous experience teaching university field courses, especially in topics relevant to the course, and research experience in tropical forest, freshwater or marine ecology or biodiversity.

Applications should include a letter, up-to-date C.V., and evidence of teaching effectiveness (such as summary of relevant course evaluations). Please contact Cindy Staicer before applying if you have any questions about the position.

IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN THE ABOVE POSITION, PLEASE APPLY IN WRITING (or e-mail) BY THE APPLICATION DEADLINE TO:

Dr. Cindy Staicer , Director, SEASIDE Program, Department of Biology, Dalhousie University, Halifax, NS, B3H 4R2 www.dal.ca/seaside

All otters of employment as a Port-Time Academic are conditional upon sufficient student enrolment in the course and approval by the University. Dalhousie University is committed to fostering a collegial culture grounded in diversity and inclusiveness. The university encourages applications from qualified Aboriginal people, persons with a disability, racially visible persons, women, persons of minority sexual orientations and gender identities, and all qualified candidates who would contribute to the diversity of our community.

PART-TIME ACADEMIC POSTING
DALHOUSIE UNIVERSITY
Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada B3H 4R2

POSTING DATE: March 11, 2016
APPLICATION DEADLINE: March 21, 2016

POSITION: Part-time Academic

DEPARTMENT/LOCATION: Biology / Life Sciences Centre

PAY RATE: In accordance with CUPE Collective Agreement, prorated to 25% of course

WORK ASSIGNMENT: The part-time academic will be responsible for teaching one-quarter of the 6 credit hour, field intensive course, BIOL 3640.06, “Tropical Ecology and Biodiversity”. The course will be offered in the Summer session, April 25-May 25, 2016, of which 18 days will be spent in Belize, Central America. The part-time instructor will be responsible specifically for co-teaching the Belize field part of the course during May 5-21, 2016. Responsibilities include providing lectures, leading field trips, research project supervision, and evaluation of field notebooks. The part-time academic should expect to spend considerable time before and after the official course dates in preparation for the course and marking assignments. Along with other co-instructors, the part-time academic will be responsible for the students 24 hours a day when in Belize.

REQUIREMENTS OF POSITION: A graduate degree in Biology or related field, research experience in tropical ecology, biodiversity, and conservation biology. Local knowledge about the ecology, biodiversity of plants and animals, and conservation issues in Belize. Up-to-date Standard First Aid and CPR certification. Preference will be given to candidates possessing a Ph.D. and/or previous experience teaching students in the subject matter.

Applications should include a letter, up-to-date C.V., and evidence of teaching effectiveness (such as summary of relevant course evaluations). Please contact Cindy Staicer before applying if you have any questions about the position.

IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN THE ABOVE POSITION, PLEASE APPLY IN WRITING (or e-mail) BY THE APPLICATION DEADLINE TO:

Dr. Cindy Staicer , Director, SEASIDE Program, Department of Biology, Dalhousie University, Halifax, NS, B3H 4R2 www.dal.ca/seaside

All otters of employment as a Port-Time Academic are conditional upon sufficient student enrolment in the course and approval by the University. Dalhousie University is committed to fostering a collegial culture grounded in diversity and inclusiveness. The university encourages applications from qualified Aboriginal people, persons with a disability, racially visible persons, women, persons of minority sexual orientations and gender identities, and all qualified candidates who would contribute to the diversity of our community.

PART-TIME ACADEMIC POSTING
DALHOUSIE UNIVERSITY
Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada B3H 4R2

POSTING DATE: March 11, 2016
APPLICATION DEADLINE: March 21, 2016

POSITION: Part-time Academic
DEPARTMENT/LOCATION: Biology / Life Sciences Centre

PAY RATE: In accordance with CUPE Collective Agreement

WORK ASSIGNMENT: The part-time academic will be responsible for teaching or co-teaching BIOL 3622.03, “Ornithology”. The course will be offered in the summer session and meet from May 11-May 25, 2016, Sunday through Saturday, approx. 0905-1655 (but on the week-long field trip the day will usually start at 0430). Responsibilities include all aspects of teaching and administering the course, including lectures, field trips, test preparation, and evaluation of tests and reports. The part-time academic will be responsible for students at all times of day for 7 days while off campus at MTRI or the Harrison Lewis Centre field station near Port Joli, NS. The part-time academic will also be responsible for preparing a budget in consultation with the program director, and keeping field-related expenses within the approved budget. In addition, the part-time academic will be responsible for driving students in vehicles rented by the university, and for meal planning and obtaining ! food and supplies for the week off campus. The part-time academic should expect to spend considerable time before and after the official course dates in preparation for the course and marking assignments.

REQUIREMENTS OF POSITION: A graduate degree in Biology or related field and field research experience with birds. Up-to-date Standard First Aid and CPR certification and driver’s license valid in Nova Scotia. Preference will be given to candidates possessing a Ph.D. and/or previous university teaching experience in the subject of the course.

Applications should include a letter, up-to-date C.V., and evidence of teaching effectiveness (such as summary of relevant course evaluations). Please contact Cindy Staicer before applying if you have any questions about the position.

IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN THE ABOVE POSITION, PLEASE APPLY IN WRITING (or e-mail) BY THE APPLICATION DEADLINE TO:

Dr. Cindy Staicer , Director, SEASIDE Program, Department of Biology, Dalhousie University, Halifax, NS, B3H 4R2 www.dal.ca/seaside

All otters of employment as a Port-Time Academic are conditional upon sufficient student enrolment in the course and approval by the University. Dalhousie University is committed to fostering a collegial culture grounded in diversity and inclusiveness. The university encourages applications from qualified Aboriginal people, persons with a disability, racially visible persons, women, persons of minority sexual orientations and gender identities, and all qualified candidates who would contribute to the diversity of our community.

PART-TIME ACADEMIC POSTING
DALHOUSIE UNIVERSITY
Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada B3H 4R2

POSTING DATE: March 11, 2016
APPLICATION DEADLINE: March 21, 2016

POSITION: Part-time Academic
DEPARTMENT/LOCATION: Biology / Life Sciences Centre

PAY RATE: In accordance with CUPE Collective Agreement

WORK ASSIGNMENT: The part-time academic will be responsible for teaching or co-teaching BIOL 3628.03, “Marine Ornithology”. The course will be offered in the summer session and meet from May 26-June 11, 2016, Sunday through Saturday, approx. 0905-1655 (but on the week-long field trip the course will meet all day every day). Responsibilities include all aspects of teaching and administering the course, including lectures, field trips, test preparation, and evaluation of tests and reports. In addition, the part-time academic will be responsible for students at all times of day for 7 days while off campus on seabird islands. The part-time academic will also be responsible for preparing a budget in consultation with the program director, and keeping field-related expenses within the approved budget. In addition, the part-time academic will be responsible for driving students in vehicles rented by the university, and for meal planning and obtaining food and supplies for the ! week off campus. The part-time academic should expect to spend considerable time before and after the official course dates in preparation for the course and marking assignments.

REQUIREMENTS OF POSITION: A graduate degree in Biology or related field and extensive field research experience with marine birds. Up-to-date Standard First Aid and CPR certification and driver’s license valid in Nova Scotia. Preference will be given to candidates possessing a Ph.D. and/or previous university teaching experience in the subject of the course.

Applications should include a letter, up-to-date C.V., and evidence of teaching effectiveness (such as summary of relevant course evaluations). Please contact Cindy Staicer before applying if you have any questions about the position.

IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN THE ABOVE POSITION, PLEASE APPLY IN WRITING (or e-mail) BY THE APPLICATION DEADLINE TO:

Dr. Cindy Staicer , Director, SEASIDE Program, Department of Biology, Dalhousie University, Halifax, NS, B3H 4R2 www.dal.ca/seaside

All otters of employment as a Port-Time Academic are conditional upon sufficient student enrolment in the course and approval by the University. Dalhousie University is committed to fostering a collegial culture grounded in diversity and inclusiveness. The university encourages applications from qualified Aboriginal people, persons with a disability, racially visible persons, women, persons of minority sexual orientations and gender identities, and all qualified candidates who would contribute to the diversity of our community.

PART-TIME ACADEMIC POSTING
DALHOUSIE UNIVERSITY
Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada B3H 4R2

POSTING DATE: March 11, 2016
APPLICATION DEADLINE: March 21, 2016

POSITION: Part-time Academic

DEPARTMENT/LOCATION: Biology / Life Sciences Centre

PAY RATE: In accordance with CUPE Collective Agreement

WORK ASSIGNMENT: The part-time academic will be responsible for teaching BIOL 3328.03, “Medical Entomology”. The course will be offered in the summer session, June 13 – June 30, 2016, Monday through Saturday, approx. 0905-1655. Responsibilities include all aspects of teaching and administering the course, including lectures, field trips, test preparation, and evaluation of tests and reports. The part-time academic will also be responsible for preparing a budget in consultation with the program director, and keeping field-related expenses within the approved budget. In addition, the part-time academic may be responsible for driving students on field trips in a 7-passenger van rented by the university. The part-time academic should expect to spend considerable time before and after the official course dates in preparation for the course and marking assignments.

REQUIREMENTS OF POSITION: A graduate degree in Biology or related field and research experience directly related to the topic of the course. Up-to-date Standard First Aid and CPR certification and a driver’s license valid in Nova Scotia. Preference will be given to candidates possessing a Ph.D. and/or previous university teaching experience in the subject of the course.

Applications should include a letter, up-to-date C.V., and evidence of teaching effectiveness (such as summary of relevant course evaluations). Please contact Cindy Staicer before applying if you have any questions about the position.

IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN THE ABOVE POSITION, PLEASE APPLY IN WRITING (or e-mail) BY THE APPLICATION DEADLINE TO:

Dr. Cindy Staicer , Director, SEASIDE Program, Department of Biology, Dalhousie University, Halifax, NS, B3H 4R2 www.dal.ca/seaside

All otters of employment as a Port-Time Academic are conditional upon sufficient student enrolment in the course and approval by the University. Dalhousie University is committed to fostering a collegial culture grounded in diversity and inclusiveness. The university encourages applications from qualified Aboriginal people, persons with a disability, racially visible persons, women, persons of minority sexual orientations and gender identities, and all qualified candidates who would contribute to the diversity of our community.

PART-TIME ACADEMIC POSTING
DALHOUSIE UNIVERSITY
Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada B3H 4R2

POSTING DATE: March 11, 2016
APPLICATION DEADLINE: March 21, 2016

POSITION: Part-time Academic

DEPARTMENT/LOCATION: Biology / Life Sciences Centre

PAY RATE: In accordance with CUPE Collective Agreement

WORK ASSIGNMENT: The part-time academic will be responsible for teaching or co-teaching BIOL/MARI/ENVS 3632.03, “Applied Field Methods in Fish Ecology”. The course will be offered in the summer session, July 25 – August 10, 2016, Monday through Saturday, from approx. 0835-1625. Responsibilities include all aspects of teaching and administering the course, including lectures, field trips, test preparation, and evaluation of tests and reports. Field trips include leading the students in field surveys by snorkeling. The part-time academic will also be responsible for preparing a budget in consultation with the program director, and keeping field-related expenses within the approved budget. In addition, the part-time academic may be responsible for driving students on field trips in a 7-passenger van rented by the university. The part-time academic should expect to spend considerable time before and after the official course dates in preparation for the course and marking a! ssignments.

REQUIREMENTS OF POSITION: A graduate degree in Biology or related field and research experience directly related to the topic of the course. Up-to-date Standard First Aid and CPR certification and driver’s license valid in Nova Scotia. Preference will be given to candidates possessing a Ph.D. and/or previous university teaching experience in the subject of the course.

Applications should include a letter, up-to-date C.V., and evidence of teaching effectiveness (such as summary of relevant course evaluations). Please contact Cindy Staicer before applying if you have any questions about the position.

IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN THE ABOVE POSITION, PLEASE APPLY IN WRITING (or e-mail) BY THE APPLICATION DEADLINE TO:

Dr. Cindy Staicer , Director, SEASIDE Program, Department of Biology, Dalhousie University, Halifax, NS, B3H 4R2 www.dal.ca/seaside

All otters of employment as a Port-Time Academic are conditional upon sufficient student enrolment in the course and approval by the University. Dalhousie University is committed to fostering a collegial culture grounded in diversity and inclusiveness. The university encourages applications from qualified Aboriginal people, persons with a disability, racially visible persons, women, persons of minority sexual orientations and gender identities, and all qualified candidates who would contribute to the diversity of our community.
PART-TIME ACADEMIC POSTING
DALHOUSIE UNIVERSITY
Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada B3H 4R2

POSTING DATE: March 11, 2016
APPLICATION DEADLINE: March 21, 2016

POSITION: Part-time Academic

DEPARTMENT/LOCATION: Biology / Life Sciences Centre

PAY RATE: In accordance with CUPE Collective Agreement

WORK ASSIGNMENT: The part-time academic will be responsible for teaching the field and lab intensive BIOL 3327.03, “Entomology”. The course will be offered in the Summer session, May 26-June 11, 2016, and will meet Monday through Saturday, approx. 0905-1655. Responsibilities include all aspects of teaching and administering the course, including lectures, field trips, test preparation, and evaluation of tests and reports. The part-time academic will also be responsible for preparing a budget in consultation with the program director, and keeping field-related expenses within the approved budget. In addition, the part-time academic may be responsible for driving students on field trips in a 7-passenger van rented by the university. The part-time academic should expect to spend considerable time before and after the official course dates preparing and marking.

REQUIREMENTS OF POSITION: A graduate degree in Biology or related field and research experience directly related to the topic of the course. Up-to-date Standard First Aid and CPR certification and driver’s license valid in Nova Scotia. Preference will be given to candidates possessing a Ph.D. and/or previous university teaching experience in the subject of the course.

Applications should include a letter, up-to-date C.V., and evidence of teaching effectiveness (such as summary of relevant course evaluations). Please contact Cindy Staicer before applying if you have any questions about the position.

IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN THE ABOVE POSITION, PLEASE APPLY IN WRITING (or e-mail) BY THE APPLICATION DEADLINE TO:

Dr. Cindy Staicer , Director, SEASIDE Program, Department of Biology, Dalhousie University, Halifax, NS, B3H 4R2 www.dal.ca/seaside

All otters of employment as a Port-Time Academic are conditional upon sufficient student enrolment in the course and approval by the University. Dalhousie University is committed to fostering a collegial culture grounded in diversity and inclusiveness. The university encourages applications from qualified Aboriginal people, persons with a disability, racially visible persons, women, persons of minority sexual orientations and gender identities, and all qualified candidates who would contribute to the diversity of our community.

PART-TIME ACADEMIC POSTING
DALHOUSIE UNIVERSITY
Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada B3H 4R2

POSTING DATE: March 11 – 6, 2015
APPLICATION DEADLINE: April 15, 2015

POSITION: Part-time Academic

DEPARTMENT/LOCATION: Biology / Life Sciences Centre

PAY RATE: In accordance with CUPE Collective Agreement, prorated to 50% of course

WORK ASSIGNMENT: The part-time academic will be responsible for co-teaching BIOL/ENVS/GEOG 3633.03, “GIS in Ecology”. The course will be offered in the Summer session, June 13-28, 2016, and will meet Mon-Sat, approx. 0835-1625. The part-time academic will be responsible for the field project part of the course. Specific responsibilities are: (1) the safety and well-being of students during the 5-days spent at the Harrison Lewis Centre, Port Joli, NS, from June 20-24; (2) designing and managing the field projects, in consultation with the primary course instructor, Jennifer Strang, Dalhousie GIS centre; (3) introducing the field projects during the first week of course; (4) preparing a budget in consultation with the program director, and keeping field-related expenses within this budget; (5) planning meals for the 5 days and procuring the food; (6) driving students in 7-passenger vehicles rented by the university; and (7) attending and assisting in the evaluation o! f the student project presentations on June 28. The part-time academic should expect to spend considerable time BEFORE the official start date to design the field projects, prepare necessary materials, organize supplies, and arrange field logistics.

REQUIREMENTS OF POSITION: A graduate degree in Biology or related field and research experience. Up-to-date (within last 3 years) Standard First Aid and CPR certification and driver’s license valid in Nova Scotia. Preference will be given to candidates with coursework and research experience in landscape ecology and use of Geographic Information Systems to answer ecological questions.

Applications should include a letter, up-to-date C.V., and evidence of teaching effectiveness (such as summary of relevant course evaluations). Please contact Cindy Staicer before applying if you have any questions about the position.

IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN THE ABOVE POSITION, PLEASE APPLY IN WRITING (or e-mail) BY THE APPLICATION DEADLINE TO:

Dr. Cindy Staicer , Director, SEASIDE Program, Department of Biology, Dalhousie University, Halifax, NS, B3H 4R2 www.dal.ca/seaside

All otters of employment as a Port-Time Academic are conditional upon sufficient student enrolment in the course and approval by the University. Dalhousie University is committed to fostering a collegial culture grounded in diversity and inclusiveness. The university encourages applications from qualified Aboriginal people, persons with a disability, racially visible persons, women, persons of minority sexual orientations and gender identities, and all qualified candidates who would contribute to the diversity of our community.

PART-TIME ACADEMIC POSTING
DALHOUSIE UNIVERSITY
Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada B3H 4R2

POSTING DATE: March 11, 2016
APPLICATION DEADLINE: March 21, 2016

POSITION: Part-time Academic

DEPARTMENT/LOCATION: Biology / Life Sciences Centre

PAY RATE: In accordance with CUPE Collective Agreement

WORK ASSIGNMENT: The part-time academic will be responsible for teaching the field and lab intensive BIOL 2601.03, “Flora of Nova Scotia”. The course will be offered in the Summer session, June 13-30, 2016, Monday to Friday, 0905-1655. Responsibilities include all aspects of teaching and administering the course, including lectures, field trips, test preparation, and evaluation of tests and reports. The part-time academic will also be responsible for preparing a budget in consultation with the program director, and keeping field-related expenses within the approved budget. The part-time academic should expect to spend considerable time before and after the official course dates preparing and marking.

REQUIREMENTS OF POSITION: A graduate degree in Biology or related field and research experience directly related to the topic of the course. Up-to-date (within last 3 years) Standard First Aid and CPR certification. Preference will be given to candidates possessing a Ph.D. and/or previous university teaching experience in the subject of the course.

Applications should include a letter, up-to-date C.V., and evidence of teaching effectiveness (such as summary of relevant course evaluations). Please contact Cindy Staicer before applying if you have any questions about the position.

IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN THE ABOVE POSITION, PLEASE APPLY IN WRITING (or e-mail) BY THE APPLICATION DEADLINE TO:

Dr. Cindy Staicer , Director, SEASIDE Program, Department of Biology, Dalhousie University, Halifax, NS, B3H 4R2 www.dal.ca/seaside

All otters of employment as a Port-Time Academic are conditional upon sufficient student enrolment in the course and approval by the University. Dalhousie University is committed to fostering a collegial culture grounded in diversity and inclusiveness. The university encourages applications from qualified Aboriginal people, persons with a disability, racially visible persons, women, persons of minority sexual orientations and gender identities, and all qualified candidates who would contribute to the diversity of our community.

PART-TIME ACADEMIC POSTING
DALHOUSIE UNIVERSITY
Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada B3H 4R2

POSTING DATE: March 11, 2016
APPLICATION DEADLINE: Mar 21, 2016

POSITION: Part-time Academic

DEPARTMENT/LOCATION: Biology / Life Sciences Centre

PAY RATE: In accordance with CUPE Collective Agreement

WORK ASSIGNMENT: The part-time academic will be responsible for teaching the field and lab intensive BIOL/MARI/ENVS 3623.03, “Coastal Ecology”. The course will be offered in the Summer session, July 4-21, 2016, Monday to Friday, 0905-1655. Responsibilities include all aspects of teaching and administering the course, including lectures, field trips, test preparation, and evaluation of tests and reports. The part-time academic will also be responsible for preparing a budget in consultation with the program director, and keeping field-related expenses within the approved budget. In addition, the part-time academic may be responsible for driving students in vehicles rented by the university. The part-time academic should expect to spend considerable time before and after the official course dates preparing and marking.

REQUIREMENTS OF POSITION: A graduate degree in Biology or related field and research experience directly related to the topic of the course. Up-to-date (within last 3 years) Standard First Aid and CPR certification and driver’s license valid in Nova Scotia. Preference will be given to candidates possessing a Ph.D. and/or previous university teaching experience in the subject of the course.

Applications should include a letter, up-to-date C.V., and evidence of teaching effectiveness (such as summary of relevant course evaluations). Please contact Cindy Staicer before applying if you have any questions about the position.

IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN THE ABOVE POSITION, PLEASE APPLY IN WRITING (or e-mail) BY THE APPLICATION DEADLINE TO:

Dr. Cindy Staicer , Director, SEASIDE Program, Department of Biology, Dalhousie University, Halifax, NS, B3H 4R2 www.dal.ca/seaside

All otters of employment as a Port-Time Academic are conditional upon sufficient student enrolment in the course and approval by the University. Dalhousie University is committed to fostering a collegial culture grounded in diversity and inclusiveness. The university encourages applications from qualified Aboriginal people, persons with a disability, racially visible persons, women, persons of minority sexual orientations and gender identities, and all qualified candidates who would contribute to the diversity of our community.

PART-TIME ACADEMIC POSTING
DALHOUSIE UNIVERSITY
Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada B3H 4R2

POSTING DATE: March 11, 2016
APPLICATION DEADLINE: March 21, 2016

POSITION: Part-time Academic

DEPARTMENT/LOCATION: Biology / Life Sciences Centre

PAY RATE: In accordance with CUPE Collective Agreement

WORK ASSIGNMENT: The part-time academic will be responsible for teaching the field and lab intensive BIOL 2605.03, section 1, “Marine Life of Nova Scotia”. The course will be offered in the Summer session, July 17-31, 2016, and will meet every day, Sunday through Saturday, approx. 0905 1655. Responsibilities include all aspects of teaching and administering the course, including lectures, field trips, test preparation, and evaluation of tests and reports. The part-time academic will be responsible for students at all times of the day for several days while off campus at the Harrison Lewis Centre field station near Port Joli, NS. The part-time academic is responsible for preparing a budget in consultation with the program director, and keeping field-related expenses within the approved budget. In addition, the part-time academic will be responsible for driving students in vehicles rented by the university. The part-time academic should expect to spend considerable t! ime before and after the official course dates preparing and marking.

REQUIREMENTS OF POSITION: A graduate degree in Biology or related field and research experience directly related to the topic of the course. Up-to-date (within last 3 years) Standard First Aid and CPR certification and driver’s license valid in Nova Scotia. Preference will be given to candidates possessing a Ph.D. and/or previous university teaching experience in the subject of the course.

Applications should include a letter, up-to-date C.V., and evidence of teaching effectiveness (such as summary of relevant course evaluations). Please contact Cindy Staicer before applying if you have any questions about the position.

IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN THE ABOVE POSITION, PLEASE APPLY IN WRITING (or e-mail) BY THE APPLICATION DEADLINE TO:

Dr. Cindy Staicer , Director, SEASIDE Program, Department of Biology, Dalhousie University, Halifax, NS, B3H 4R2 www.dal.ca/seaside

All otters of employment as a Port-Time Academic are conditional upon sufficient student enrolment in the course and approval by the University. Dalhousie University is committed to fostering a collegial culture grounded in diversity and inclusiveness. The university encourages applications from qualified Aboriginal people, persons with a disability, racially visible persons, women, persons of minority sexual orientations and gender identities, and all qualified candidates who would contribute to the diversity of our community.

PART-TIME ACADEMIC POSTING
DALHOUSIE UNIVERSITY
Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada B3H 4R2

POSTING DATE: March 11, 2016
APPLICATION DEADLINE: March 21, 2016

POSITION: Part-time Academic

DEPARTMENT/LOCATION: Biology / Life Sciences Centre

PAY RATE: In accordance with CUPE Collective Agreement

WORK ASSIGNMENT: The part-time academic will be responsible for teaching the field and lab intensive BIOL 2605.03, section 2, “Marine Life of Nova Scotia”. The course will be offered in the Summer session, Aug 2-17, 2016, and will meet every day, Sunday through Saturday, approx. 0905 1655. Responsibilities include all aspects of teaching and administering the course, including lectures, field trips, test preparation, and evaluation of tests and reports. The part-time academic will be responsible for students at all times of the day for several days while off campus at the Harrison Lewis Centre field station near Port Joli, NS. Also responsible for preparing a budget in consultation with the program director, and keeping field-related expenses within the approved budget. In addition, the part-time academic will be responsible for driving students in vehicles rented by the university. The part-time academic should expect to spend considerable time before and after th! e official course dates preparing and marking.

REQUIREMENTS OF POSITION: A graduate degree in Biology or related field and research experience directly related to the topic of the course. Up-to-date (within last 3 years) Standard First Aid and CPR certification and driver’s license valid in Nova Scotia. Preference will be given to candidates possessing a Ph.D. and/or previous university teaching experience in the subject of the course.

Applications should include a letter, up-to-date C.V., and evidence of teaching effectiveness (such as summary of relevant course evaluations). Please contact Cindy Staicer before applying if you have any questions about the position.

IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN THE ABOVE POSITION, PLEASE APPLY IN WRITING (or e-mail) BY THE APPLICATION DEADLINE TO:

Dr. Cindy Staicer , Director, SEASIDE Program, Department of Biology, Dalhousie University, Halifax, NS, B3H 4R2 www.dal.ca/seaside

All otters of employment as a Port-Time Academic are conditional upon sufficient student enrolment in the course and approval by the University. Dalhousie University is committed to fostering a collegial culture grounded in diversity and inclusiveness. The university encourages applications from qualified Aboriginal people, persons with a disability, racially visible persons, women, persons of minority sexual orientations and gender identities, and all qualified candidates who would contribute to the diversity of our community.

PART-TIME ACADEMIC POSTING
DALHOUSIE UNIVERSITY
Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada B3H 4R2

POSTING DATE: March 11, 2016
APPLICATION DEADLINE: March 21, 2016

POSITION: Part-time Academic

DEPARTMENT/LOCATION: Biology / Life Sciences Centre

PAY RATE: In accordance with CUPE Collective Agreement, prorated to 50% of course

WORK ASSIGNMENT: The part-time academic will be responsible for co-teaching the field and lab intensive BIOL/MARI 3626.03, section 1, “Field Studies of Marine Mammals”. The course will be offered in the Summer session, July 25 – August 10, 2016, Sunday through Saturday, approx. 0905-1655. Responsibilities include all aspects of teaching and administering the course, including lectures, field trips, test preparation, and evaluation of tests and reports. The part-time instructor will be responsible for students at all times of day for 5 days while off campus near Brier Island, NS. The part-time academic will also be responsible for preparing a budget in consultation with the program director, and keeping field-related expenses within the approved budget. In addition, the part-time academic will be responsible for driving students in vehicles rented by the university. The part-time academic should expect to spend considerable time before and after the official cours! e dates preparing and marking.

REQUIREMENTS OF POSITION: A graduate degree in Biology or related field and research experience directly related to the topic of the course. Up-to-date (within last 3 years) Standard First Aid and CPR certification and driver’s license valid in Nova Scotia. Preference will be given to candidates possessing a Ph.D. and/or previous university teaching experience in the subject of the course.

Applications should include a letter, up-to-date C.V., and evidence of teaching effectiveness (such as summary of relevant course evaluations). Please contact Cindy Staicer before applying if you have any questions about the position.

IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN THE ABOVE POSITION, PLEASE APPLY IN WRITING (or e-mail) BY THE APPLICATION DEADLINE TO:

Dr. Cindy Staicer , Director, SEASIDE Program, Department of Biology, Dalhousie University, Halifax, NS, B3H 4R2 www.dal.ca/seaside

All otters of employment as a Port-Time Academic are conditional upon sufficient student enrolment in the course and approval by the University. Dalhousie University is committed to fostering a collegial culture grounded in diversity and inclusiveness. The university encourages applications from qualified Aboriginal people, persons with a disability, racially visible persons, women, persons of minority sexual orientations and gender identities, and all qualified candidates who would contribute to the diversity of our community.

PART-TIME ACADEMIC POSTING
DALHOUSIE UNIVERSITY
Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada B3H 4R2

POSTING DATE: March 11, 2016
APPLICATION DEADLINE: March 21, 2016

POSITION: Part-time Academic

DEPARTMENT/LOCATION: Biology / Life Sciences Centre

PAY RATE: In accordance with CUPE Collective Agreement

WORK ASSIGNMENT: The part-time academic will be responsible for teaching the field and lab intensive BIOL/MARI 3626.03, section 2, “Field Studies of Marine Mammals”. The course will be offered in the Summer session, August 15 – September 1, 2016, Sunday through Saturday, approx. 0835-1625. Responsibilities include all aspects of teaching and administering the course, including lectures, field trips, test preparation, and evaluation of tests and reports. The part-time instructor will be responsible for students at all times of day for 5 days while off campus near Brier Island, NS. The part-time academic will also be responsible for preparing a budget in consultation with the program director, and keeping field-related expenses within the approved budget. In addition, the part-time academic will be responsible for driving students in vehicles rented by the university. The part-time academic should expect to spend considerable time before and after the official cours! e dates preparing and marking.

REQUIREMENTS OF POSITION: A graduate degree in Biology or related field and research experience directly related to the topic of the course. Up-to-date (within last 3 years) Standard First Aid and CPR certification and driver’s license valid in Nova Scotia. Preference will be given to candidates possessing a Ph.D. and/or previous university teaching experience in the subject of the course.

Applications should include a letter, up-to-date C.V., and evidence of teaching effectiveness (such as summary of relevant course evaluations). Please contact Cindy Staicer before applying if you have any questions about the position.

IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN THE ABOVE POSITION, PLEASE APPLY IN WRITING (or e-mail) BY THE APPLICATION DEADLINE TO:

Dr. Cindy Staicer , Director, SEASIDE Program, Department of Biology, Dalhousie University, Halifax, NS, B3H 4R2 www.dal.ca/seaside

All otters of employment as a Port-Time Academic are conditional upon sufficient student enrolment in the course and approval by the University. Dalhousie University is committed to fostering a collegial culture grounded in diversity and inclusiveness. The university encourages applications from qualified Aboriginal people, persons with a disability, racially visible persons, women, persons of minority sexual orientations and gender identities, and all qualified candidates who would contribute to the diversity of our community.

PART-TIME ACADEMIC POSTING
DALHOUSIE UNIVERSITY
Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada B3H 4R2

POSTING DATE: April 6, 2015
APPLICATION DEADLINE: April 15, 2015

POSITION: Part-time Academic

DEPARTMENT/LOCATION: Biology / Life Sciences Centre

PAY RATE: In accordance with CUPE Collective Agreement

WORK ASSIGNMENT: The part-time academic will be responsible for teaching the field and lab intensive MARI 3627.03, “Biology and Conservation of Sharks, Skates and Rays”. The course will be offered in the Summer session, August 15 – September 1, 2016, every day, Sunday through Saturday, 0905-1555. Responsibilities include all aspects of teaching and administering the course, including lectures, field trips, test preparation, and evaluation of tests and reports. The part-time academic will also be responsible for preparing a budget in consultation with the program director, and keeping field-related expenses within the approved budget. In addition, the part-time academic may be responsible for driving students in vehicles rented by the university. The part-time academic should expect to spend considerable time before and after the official course dates preparing and marking.

REQUIREMENTS OF POSITION: A graduate degree in Biology or related field and research experience directly related to the topic of the course. Up-to-date (within last 3 years) Standard First Aid and CPR certification and driver’s license valid in Nova Scotia. Preference will be given to candidates possessing a Ph.D. and/or previous university teaching experience in the subject of the course.

Applications should include a letter, up-to-date C.V., and evidence of teaching effectiveness (such as summary of relevant course evaluations). Please contact Cindy Staicer before applying if you have any questions about the position.

IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN THE ABOVE POSITION, PLEASE APPLY IN WRITING (or e-mail) BY THE APPLICATION DEADLINE TO:

Dr. Cindy Staicer , Director, SEASIDE Program, Department of Biology, Dalhousie University, Halifax, NS, B3H 4R2 www.dal.ca/seaside

All otters of employment as a Port-Time Academic are conditional upon sufficient student enrolment in the course and approval by the University. Dalhousie University is committed to fostering a collegial culture grounded in diversity and inclusiveness. The university encourages applications from qualified Aboriginal people, persons with a disability, racially visible persons, women, persons of minority sexual orientations and gender identities, and all qualified candidates who would contribute to the diversity of our community.

PART-TIME ACADEMIC POSTING
DALHOUSIE UNIVERSITY
Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada B3H 4R2

POSTING DATE: March 11, 2016
APPLICATION DEADLINE: March 21, 2016

POSITION: Part-time Academic,
DEPARTMENT/LOCATION: Biology / Life Sciences Centre

PAY RATE: In accordance with CUPE Collective Agreement

WORK ASSIGNMENT: The part-time academic will be responsible for teaching the summer course, BIOL/MARI 3221.03, “Diversity of Algae”. The course will be offered in an intensive format, with lectures, labs and field trips, and will meet all day, Monday through Sunday from May 2-May 20, 2016. Responsibilities include all aspects of teaching and administering the course, including lectures, labs, field trips, test preparation, and evaluation of tests and assignments. The part-time academic will also be responsible for preparing a budget in consultation with the SEASIDE program director, and keeping lab and field-related expenses within the approved budget. The part-time academic should expect to spend considerable time before and after the official course dates preparing and marking.

REQUIREMENTS OF POSITION: An advanced degree in Biology or related field and considerable experience with the biology and identification of algae. Up-to-date (within last 3 years) Standard First Aid and CPR certification. Preference will be given to candidates possessing a Ph.D. and/or previous university teaching experience in the subject of the course.

Applications should include a letter, up-to-date C.V., and evidence of teaching effectiveness (such as summary of relevant course evaluations). Please contact Cindy Staicer before applying if you have any questions about the position.

IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN THE ABOVE POSITION, PLEASE APPLY IN WRITING (or e-mail) BY THE APPLICATION DEADLINE TO:

Dr. Cindy Staicer , Director, SEASIDE Program, Department of Biology, Dalhousie University, Halifax, NS, B3H 4R2 www.dal.ca/seaside

All otters of employment as a Port-Time Academic are conditional upon sufficient student enrolment in the course and approval by the University. Dalhousie University is committed to fostering a collegial culture grounded in diversity and inclusiveness. The university encourages applications from qualified Aboriginal people, persons with a disability, racially visible persons, women, persons of minority sexual orientations and gender identities, and all qualified candidates who would contribute to the diversity of our community.

DAL  

Part‑time Academics Positions: Department of Biology

Posted by Biology/Science on March 8, 2016 in Job Postings
POSTING DATE: March 9, 2016

APPLICATION DEADLINE: March 18, 2016

POSITIONS: Part-time Academic (2 positions); Cell Biology (Biology 2020.03); January 1, to April 30, 2017

DEPARTMENT/LOCATION: Biology

PAY RATE: $4,881-5,969

WORK ASSIGNMENT: In consultation with the class coordinator, the sessional laboratory instructor(s) will be responsible for the development and teaching of the laboratory component of the course; coordinate class TA’s and technicians; and general administration (handling student issues, supervising TA’s, submitting grades, invigilating exam and tests, etc.). The positions report to the Chair of the Department.

REQUIREMENTS OF POSITION: The applicants will have an advanced degree in biology and previous, recent laboratory teaching experience in the related discipline. First-time applicants to the Department of Biology must provide the names of two references.

IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN THE ABOVE POSITION, PLEASE APPLY IN WRITING BY THE APPLICATION DEADLINE TO:

Chair biochair@dal.ca
Department of Biology, Room 2078
Dalhousie University
Halifax, NS B3H 4R2

All offers of employment as a part-time academic are conditional upon sufficient student enrolment in the course and approval by the University.

Dalhousie University is committed to fostering a collegial culture grounded in diversity and inclusiveness. The university encourages applications from qualified Aboriginal people, persons with a disability, racially visible persons, women, persons of minority sexual orientations and gender identities, and all qualified candidates who would contribute to the diversity of our community.

PART-TIME ACADEMIC POSTING
DALHOUSIE UNIVERSITY
Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada B3H 4R2

POSTING DATE: March 9, 2016

APPLICATION DEADLINE: March 18, 2016

POSITIONS: Part-time Academic (2 positions); Marine Mammalogy (Marine Biology 3090.03); January 1, to April 30, 2017

DEPARTMENT/LOCATION: Biology

PAY RATE: $4,881-$5,969

WORK ASSIGNMENT: In consultation with the course coordinator, the instructors are responsible for lecturing on the various characteristics, special adaptations, evolution, ecosystem roles, and population biology of marine mammals. Evaluative material (examinations, mid-terms) will be given and marked. The position(s) reports to the Chair of the Department.

REQUIREMENTS OF POSITION: The applicants will possess a doctorate in biology with teaching and research experience in marine mammalogy. He/she will also have demonstrated ability in lecturing to students in an undergraduate course. First-time applicants to the Department of Biology must provide the names of two references.

IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN THE ABOVE POSITION, PLEASE APPLY IN WRITING BY THE APPLICATION DEADLINE TO:

Chair biochair@dal.ca
Department of Biology, Room 2078
Dalhousie University
Halifax, NS B3H 4R2

All offers of employment as a part-time academic are conditional upon sufficient student enrolment in the course and approval by the University.

Dalhousie University is committed to fostering a collegial culture grounded in diversity and inclusiveness. The university encourages applications from qualified Aboriginal people, persons with a disability, racially visible persons, women, persons of minority sexual orientations and gender identities, and all qualified candidates who would contribute to the diversity of our community.

DAL  

Part‑time Academic Postings: Department of Biology

Posted by Biology/Science on February 24, 2016 in Job Postings
POSTING DATE: February 24, 2016

APPLICATION DEADLINE: March 4, 2016

POSITION: Part-time Academic; Diversity of Life I (Biology 2003.03); September 1, to December 31, 2016

DEPARTMENT/LOCATION: Biology

PAY RATE: $4,881-5,969

WORK ASSIGNMENT: The instructor is responsible for class lectures during the term; assisting students on an individual basis; general administration of the classes (handling student issues, submitting grades, etc.); and invigilating tests and examinations. The position reports to the Chair of the Department.

REQUIREMENTS OF POSITION: The applicants will have an advanced degree in biology. Previous, recent teaching experience in the related discipline and demonstrated ability to lecture to a large class of undergraduate students would be a definite asset. First time applicants must provide the names of two referees.

IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN THE ABOVE POSITION, PLEASE APPLY IN WRITING BY THE APPLICATION DEADLINE TO:

Chair biochair@dal.ca
Department of Biology, Room 2078
Dalhousie University
Halifax, NS B3H 4R2

All offers of employment as a part-time academic are conditional upon sufficient student enrolment in the course and approval by the University.

Dalhousie University is committed to fostering a collegial culture grounded in diversity and inclusiveness. The university encourages applications from qualified Aboriginal people, persons with a disability, racially visible persons, women, persons of minority sexual orientations and gender identities, and all qualified candidates who would contribute to the diversity of our community.

PART-TIME ACADEMIC POSTING
DALHOUSIE UNIVERSITY
Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada B3H 4R2

POSTING DATE: February 24, 2016

APPLICATION DEADLINE: March 4, 2016

POSITION: Part-time Academic (.5 position); Diversity of Life II (Biology 2004.03); January 1, to April 30, 2017

DEPARTMENT/LOCATION: Biology

PAY RATE: $4,881-5,969 (prorated)

WORK ASSIGNMENT: The instructor is responsible for approximately 1/2 of the lectures during the term, with emphasis on microorganisms; assisting students on an individual basis, general administration of the classes (handling student issues, submitting grades, etc.) and invigilating tests and examinations. The position reports to the Chair of the Department.

REQUIREMENTS OF POSITION: The applicants will have an advanced degree in biology. Previous, recent teaching experience in the related discipline and demonstrated ability to lecture to a large class of undergraduate students would be a definite asset. First time applicants must provide the names of two referees.

IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN THE ABOVE POSITION, PLEASE APPLY IN WRITING BY THE APPLICATION DEADLINE TO:

Chair biochair@dal.ca
Department of Biology, Room 2078
Dalhousie University
Halifax, NS B3H 4R2

All offers of employment as a part-time academic are conditional upon sufficient student enrolment in the course and approval by the University.

Dalhousie University is committed to fostering a collegial culture grounded in diversity and inclusiveness. The university encourages applications from qualified Aboriginal people, persons with a disability, racially visible persons, women, persons of minority sexual orientations and gender identities, and all qualified candidates who would contribute to the diversity of our community.

PART-TIME ACADEMIC POSTING
DALHOUSIE UNIVERSITY
Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada B3H 4R2

POSTING DATE: February 24, 2016

APPLICATION DEADLINE: March 4, 2016

POSITION: Part-time Academic; Introductory Ecology (Biology 2060.03); January 1, to April 30, 2017

DEPARTMENT/LOCATION: Biology

PAY RATE: $4,881-5,969

WORK ASSIGNMENT: The instructor is responsible for the class lectures and evaluation of students. The class covers population growth, competition, predation, food webs, metapopulation dynamics, biodiversity and ecosystem functions. The instructor will consult with the laboratory instructor in the delivery of the course content. The position reports to the Chair of the Department.

REQUIREMENTS OF POSITION: The applicants will have an advanced degree in biology and have prior, recent teaching experience in the field of ecology and demonstrated ability to lecture to over 100 undergraduate students. First-time applicants to the Department of Biology must provide the names of two references.

IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN THE ABOVE POSITION, PLEASE APPLY IN WRITING BY THE APPLICATION DEADLINE TO:

Chair biochair@dal.ca
Department of Biology, Room 2078
Dalhousie University
Halifax, NS B3H 4R2

All offers of employment as a part-time academic are conditional upon sufficient student enrolment in the course and approval by the University.

Dalhousie University is committed to fostering a collegial culture grounded in diversity and inclusiveness. The university encourages applications from qualified Aboriginal people, persons with a disability, racially visible persons, women, persons of minority sexual orientations and gender identities, and all qualified candidates who would contribute to the diversity of our community.

PART-TIME ACADEMIC POSTING
DALHOUSIE UNIVERSITY
Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada B3H 4R2

POSTING DATE: February 24, 2016

APPLICATION DEADLINE: March 4, 2016

POSITION: Part-time Academic: Communities and Ecosystems (BIOL3061); September 1, to December 31, 2016

DEPARTMENT/LOCATION: Biology

PAY RATE: $4,881-5,969

WORK ASSIGNMENT: The instructor is responsible for the class lectures. The instructor will also assist students on an individual basis, hire/supervise TA’s, invigilate tests and examinations and mark and submit grades. The position reports to the Chair of the Department.

REQUIREMENTS OF POSITION: The instructor will possess an advanced degree in biology (with emphasis in ecology as it relates to communities and ecosystems, sustainability and political ecology) and have prior, recent teaching experience in at least one of the fields of ecology or sustainability. First-time applicants to the Department of Biology must provide the names of two references.

IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN THE ABOVE POSITION, PLEASE APPLY IN WRITING BY THE APPLICATION DEADLINE TO:

Chair biochair@dal.ca
Department of Biology, Room 2088
Dalhousie University
Halifax, NS B3H 4R2

All offers of employment as a part-time academic are conditional upon sufficient student enrolment in the course and approval by the University.

Dalhousie University is committed to fostering a collegial culture grounded in diversity and inclusiveness. The university encourages applications from qualified Aboriginal people, persons with a disability, racially visible persons, women, persons of minority sexual orientations and gender identities, and all qualified candidates who would contribute to the diversity of our community.

PART-TIME ACADEMIC POSTING
DALHOUSIE UNIVERSITY
Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada B3H 4R2

POSTING DATE: February 24, 2016

APPLICATION DEADLINE: March 4, 2016

POSITIONS: Part-time Academic (2 positions); Behavioral Ecology (Biology 3062.03); January 1, to April 30, 2017

DEPARTMENT/LOCATION: Biology

PAY RATE: $4,881-5,969

WORK ASSIGNMENT: The instructor(s) will be giving lectures examining animal behaviour from an evolutionary perspective. Why do animals do what they do? Using the theory of natural selection as a basis, he/she will examine foraging, grouping patterns, territorial behaviour, parenting, mating behavior, social organization, aggression and co-operation. The position(s) reports to the Chair of the Department.

REQUIREMENTS OF POSITION: The applicants will have an advanced degree in biology and have prior, recent teaching experience in the field of behavioural ecology and demonstrated ability to lecture to over 100 undergraduate students. First-time applicants to the Department of Biology must provide the names of two references.

IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN THE ABOVE POSITION, PLEASE APPLY IN WRITING BY THE APPLICATION DEADLINE TO:

Chair biochair@dal.ca
Department of Biology, Room 2078
Dalhousie University
Halifax, NS B3H 4R2

All offers of employment as a part-time academic are conditional upon sufficient student enrolment in the course and approval by the University.

Dalhousie University is committed to fostering a collegial culture grounded in diversity and inclusiveness. The university encourages applications from qualified Aboriginal people, persons with a disability, racially visible persons, women, persons of minority sexual orientations and gender identities, and all qualified candidates who would contribute to the diversity of our community.

PART-TIME ACADEMIC POSTING
DALHOUSIE UNIVERSITY
Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada B3H 4R2

POSTING DATE: February 24, 2016

APPLICATION DEADLINE: March 4, 2016

POSITION: Part-time Academic; Conservation Biology (Biology 3065.03); January 1, to April 30, 2017

DEPARTMENT/LOCATION: Biology

PAY RATE: $4,881-5,969

WORK ASSIGNMENT: The instructor is responsible the lectures and organizing the tutorial during the term, assisting students on an individual basis, general administration of the classes (handling student issues, submitting grades, hiring/supervising TA’s, etc.); and invigilating tests and examinations. The position reports to the Chair of the Department.

REQUIREMENTS OF POSITION: The applicants will have an advanced degree in biology and have prior, recent teaching experience in the field of conservation biology. First-time applicants to the Department of Biology must provide the names of two references.

IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN THE ABOVE POSITION, PLEASE APPLY IN WRITING BY THE APPLICATION DEADLINE TO:

Chair biochair@dal.ca
Department of Biology, Room 2078
Dalhousie University
Halifax, NS B3H 4R2

All offers of employment as a part-time academic are conditional upon sufficient student enrolment in the course and approval by the University.

Dalhousie University is committed to fostering a collegial culture grounded in diversity and inclusiveness. The university encourages applications from qualified Aboriginal people, persons with a disability, racially visible persons, women, persons of minority sexual orientations and gender identities, and all qualified candidates who would contribute to the diversity of our community.

PART-TIME ACADEMIC POSTING
DALHOUSIE UNIVERSITY
Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada B3H 4R2

POSTING DATE: February 24, 2016

APPLICATION DEADLINE: March 4, 2016

POSITION: Part-time Academic: Principles of Animal Physiology Part I/Physiology of Marine Animals, Part I, (Biology 3078.03/Marine Biology 3074.03); September 1, to December 31, 2016.

DEPARTMENT/LOCATION: Biology

PAY RATE: $4,881-5,969

WORK ASSIGNMENT: The instructor is responsible for lectures, assisting students on an individual basis; general administration of the class (handling student issues, submitting grades, etc.); invigilating tests and examinations. The positions report to the Chair of the Department.

REQUIREMENTS OF POSITION: All applicants for this position will have an advanced degree in biology. Previous, recent teaching experience (classroom and or laboratory) in the related discipline would be a definite asset. First time applicants must provide the names of two referees.

IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN THE ABOVE POSITION, PLEASE APPLY IN WRITING BY THE APPLICATION DEADLINE TO:

Chair biochair@dal.ca
Department of Biology, Room 2078
Dalhousie University
Halifax, NS B3H 4R2

All offers of employment as a part-time academic are conditional upon sufficient student enrolment in the course and approval by the University.

Dalhousie University is committed to fostering a collegial culture grounded in diversity and inclusiveness. The university encourages applications from qualified Aboriginal people, persons with a disability, racially visible persons, women, persons of minority sexual orientations and gender identities, and all qualified candidates who would contribute to the diversity of our community.

PART-TIME ACADEMIC POSTING
DALHOUSIE UNIVERSITY
Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada B3H 4R2

POSTING DATE: February 24, 2016

APPLICATION DEADLINE: March 4, 2016

POSITIONS: Part-time Academic (2 positions); Invertebrate Biology (Biology/Marine Biology 3301); January 1, to April 30, 2017

DEPARTMENT/LOCATION: Biology

PAY RATE: $4,881-5,969

WORK ASSIGNMENT: The instructor is responsible for lectures, and coordinating and delivering the laboratory component of the class; assisting students on an individual basis; general administration of the classes (handling student issues, submitting grades, etc.); invigilating tests and examinations. The position reports to the Chair of the Department.

REQUIREMENTS OF POSITION: The applicants will have an advanced degree in biology. Previous, recent teaching experience (classroom and or laboratory) in the related discipline would be a definite asset. First time applicants must provide the names of two referees.

IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN THE ABOVE POSITION, PLEASE APPLY IN WRITING BY THE APPLICATION DEADLINE TO:

Chair biochair@dal.ca
Department of Biology, Room 2078
Dalhousie University
Halifax, NS B3H 4R2

All offers of employment as a part-time academic are conditional upon sufficient student enrolment in the course and approval by the University.

Dalhousie University is committed to fostering a collegial culture grounded in diversity and inclusiveness. The university encourages applications from qualified Aboriginal people, persons with a disability, racially visible persons, women, persons of minority sexual orientations and gender identities, and all qualified candidates who would contribute to the diversity of our community.

PART-TIME ACADEMIC POSTING
DALHOUSIE UNIVERSITY
Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada B3H 4R2

POSTING DATE: February 24, 2016

APPLICATION DEADLINE: March 4, 2016

POSITIONS: Part-time Academic (2 positions): Parasitology (Biology 3322.03); September 1, to December 31, 2016

DEPARTMENT/LOCATION: Biology

PAY RATE: $4,881-$5,969

WORK ASSIGNMENT: The instructor(s) is responsible for lectures, and coordinating the laboratory component of the class; assisting students on an individual basis; general administration of the classes (handling student issues, submitting grades, hiring/supervising TA’s, etc.); and invigilating tests and examinations. The position(s) reports to the Chair of the Department.

REQUIREMENTS OF POSITION: The applicants will have an advanced degree in biology. Previous, recent teaching experience (classroom and or laboratory) in the related discipline would be a definite asset. First time applicants must provide the names of two referees.

IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN THE ABOVE POSITION, PLEASE APPLY IN WRITING BY THE APPLICATION DEADLINE TO:

Chair biochair@dal.ca
Department of Biology, Room 2078
Dalhousie University
Halifax, NS B3H 4R2

All offers of employment as a part-time academic are conditional upon sufficient student enrolment in the course and approval by the University.

Dalhousie University is committed to fostering a collegial culture grounded in diversity and inclusiveness. The university encourages applications from qualified Aboriginal people, persons with a disability, racially visible persons, women, persons of minority sexual orientations and gender identities, and all qualified candidates who would contribute to the diversity of our community.

PART-TIME ACADEMIC POSTING
DALHOUSIE UNIVERSITY
Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada B3H 4R2

POSTING DATE: February 24, 2016

APPLICATION DEADLINE: March 4, 2016

POSITION: Part-time Academic; Vertebrate Design: Evolution & Function (Biology 3326.03); September 1, to December 31, 2016

DEPARTMENT/LOCATION: Biology

PAY RATE: $4,881-5,969

WORK ASSIGNMENT: The instructor is responsible for lectures, assisting students on an individual basis; general administration of the class (handling student issues, submitting grades, hiring/ supervising TAs, etc.); and invigilating tests and examinations.

REQUIREMENTS OF POSITION: The applicant will have an advanced degree biology. Previous, recent teaching experience in the related discipline would be a definite asset. First time applicants must provide the names of two referees.

IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN THE ABOVE POSITION, PLEASE APPLY IN WRITING BY THE APPLICATION DEADLINE TO:

Chair biochair@dal.ca
Department of Biology, Room 2078
Dalhousie University
Halifax, NS B3H 4R2

All offers of employment as a part-time academic are conditional upon sufficient student enrolment in the course and approval by the University.

Dalhousie University is committed to fostering a collegial culture grounded in diversity and inclusiveness. The university encourages applications from qualified Aboriginal people, persons with a disability, racially visible persons, women, persons of minority sexual orientations and gender identities, and all qualified candidates who would contribute to the diversity of our community.

PART-TIME ACADEMIC POSTING
DALHOUSIE UNIVERSITY
Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada B3H 4R2

POSTING DATE: February 24, 2016

APPLICATION DEADLINE: March 4, 2016

POSITION: Part-time Academic: Applied Entomology (Biology 3329.03); September 1, to December 31, 2016

DEPARTMENT/LOCATION: Biology

PAY RATE: $4,881-$5,969

WORK ASSIGNMENT: The instructor is responsible for lectures, and coordinating the laboratory component of the class; assisting students on an individual basis; general administration of the classes (handling student issues, submitting grades, etc.); and invigilating tests and examinations. The position reports to the Chair of the Department.

REQUIREMENTS OF POSITION: All applicants for these positions will have an advanced degree in biology. Previous, recent teaching experience (classroom and or laboratory) in the related discipline would be a definite asset. First time applicants must provide the names of two referees.

IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN THE ABOVE POSITION, PLEASE APPLY IN WRITING BY THE APPLICATION DEADLINE TO:

Chair biochair@dal.ca
Department of Biology, Room 2078
Dalhousie University
Halifax, NS B3H 4R2

All offers of employment as a part-time academic are conditional upon sufficient student enrolment in the course and approval by the University.

Dalhousie University is committed to fostering a collegial culture grounded in diversity and inclusiveness. The university encourages applications from qualified Aboriginal people, persons with a disability, racially visible persons, women, persons of minority sexual orientations and gender identities, and all qualified candidates who would contribute to the diversity of our community.

PART-TIME ACADEMIC POSTING
DALHOUSIE UNIVERSITY
Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada B3H 4R2

POSTING DATE: February 24, 2016

APPLICATION DEADLINE: March 4, 2016

POSITION: Part-time Academic; Laboratory Studies of Fishes (Biology/Marine Biology 4080); January 1, to April 30, 2017

DEPARTMENT/LOCATION: Biology

PAY RATE: $4,881-$5,969

WORK ASSIGNMENT: The instructor is responsible for coordinating the class laboratory; assisting students on an individual basis; general administration of the labs (handling student issues, submitting grades, etc.); invigilating tests and examinations. The position reports to the Chair of the Department.

REQUIREMENTS OF POSITION: The applicants will have an advanced degree in biology or an equivalent combination of education and experience. Teaching experience in a laboratory setting in the related discipline would be a definite asset. First time applicants must provide the names of two referees.

IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN THE ABOVE POSITION, PLEASE APPLY IN WRITING BY THE APPLICATION DEADLINE TO:

Chair biochair@dal.ca
Department of Biology, Room 2078
Dalhousie University
Halifax, NS B3H 4R2

All offers of employment as a part-time academic are conditional upon sufficient student enrolment in the course and approval by the University.

Dalhousie University is committed to fostering a collegial culture grounded in diversity and inclusiveness. The university encourages applications from qualified Aboriginal people, persons with a disability, racially visible persons, women, persons of minority sexual orientations and gender identities, and all qualified candidates who would contribute to the diversity of our community.

PART-TIME ACADEMIC POSTING
DALHOUSIE UNIVERSITY
Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada B3H 4J1

POSTING DATE: February 24, 2016

APPLICATION DEADLINE: March 4, 2016

POSITION: Part-Time Academic; Environmental Impact Assessment (Biology/Environmental Studies 4001.03); September 1 to December 31, 2016

DEPARTMENT/LOCATION: Biology

PAY RATE: $4,881-$5,969

WORK ASSIGNMENT: The instructor is responsible for the class lectures. The instructor will also assist students on an individual basis, invigilate tests and examinations and mark and submit grades. The position reports to the Chair of the Department.

REQUIREMENTS OF POSITION: The instructor will possess a doctorate in biology and have prior, recent teaching experience in at least one of the fields of ecology or sustainability. First-time applicants to the Department of Biology must provide the names of two references.

IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN THE ABOVE POSITION, PLEASE APPLY IN WRITING BY THE APPLICATION DEADLINE TO:

Chair biochair@dal.ca
Department of Biology, Room 2088
Dalhousie University
Halifax, NS B3H 4J1

All offers of employment as a part-time academic are conditional upon sufficient student enrolment in the course and approval by the University.

Dalhousie University is committed to fostering a collegial culture grounded in diversity and inclusiveness. The university encourages applications from qualified Aboriginal people, persons with a disability, racially visible persons, women, persons of minority sexual orientations and gender identities, and all qualified candidates who would contribute to the diversity of our community.

PART-TIME ACADEMIC POSTING
DALHOUSIE UNIVERSITY
Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada B3H 4R2

POSTING DATE: February 24, 2016

APPLICATION DEADLINE: March 4, 2016

POSITION: Part-time Academic; Diversity of Algae, (Biology/Marine Biology 3221.03); September 1, to December 31, 2016

DEPARTMENT/LOCATION: Biology

PAY RATE: $4,881-5,969

WORK ASSIGNMENT: The instructor is responsible for lectures and coordinating the laboratory component of the class; assisting students on an individual basis; general administration of the classes (handling student issues, supervising TAs, submitting grades, etc.); invigilating tests and examinations. The position reports to the Chair of the Department.

REQUIREMENTS OF POSITION: All applicants will have an advanced degree in biology. Previous, recent teaching experience (classroom and or laboratory) in the related discipline would be a definite asset. First time applicants must provide the names of two referees.

IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN THE ABOVE POSITION, PLEASE APPLY IN WRITING BY THE APPLICATION DEADLINE TO:

Chair biochair@dal.ca
Department of Biology, Room 2078
Dalhousie University
Halifax, NS B3H 4R2

All offers of employment as a part-time academic are conditional upon sufficient student enrolment in the course and approval by the University.

Dalhousie University is committed to fostering a collegial culture grounded in diversity and inclusiveness. The university encourages applications from qualified Aboriginal people, persons with a disability, racially visible persons, women, persons of minority sexual orientations and gender identities, and all qualified candidates who would contribute to the diversity of our community.

PART-TIME ACADEMIC POSTING
DALHOUSIE UNIVERSITY
Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada B3H 4R2

POSTING DATE: February 24, 2016

APPLICATION DEADLINE: March 4, 2016

POSITIONS: Part-time Academic; Marine Mammalogy (Biology/Marine Biology 4060.03/5651.03); September 1, to December 31, 2016

DEPARTMENT/LOCATION: Biology

PAY RATE: $4,881-$5,969

WORK ASSIGNMENT: In consultation with the course coordinator, the instructor is responsible for lecturing on the various characteristics, special adaptations, evolution, ecosystem roles, and population biology of marine mammals. Evaluative material (examinations, mid-terms) will be given and marked. The position(s) reports to the Chair of the Department.

REQUIREMENTS OF POSITION: The applicants will possess a doctorate in biology with teaching and research experience in marine mammalogy. He/she will also have demonstrated ability in lecturing to students in an undergraduate course. First-time applicants to the Department of Biology must provide the names of two references.

IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN THE ABOVE POSITION, PLEASE APPLY IN WRITING BY THE APPLICATION DEADLINE TO:

Chair biochair@dal.ca
Department of Biology, Room 2078
Dalhousie University
Halifax, NS B3H 4R2

All offers of employment as a part-time academic are conditional upon sufficient student enrolment in the course and approval by the University.

Dalhousie University is committed to fostering a collegial culture grounded in diversity and inclusiveness. The university encourages applications from qualified Aboriginal people, persons with a disability, racially visible persons, women, persons of minority sexual orientations and gender identities, and all qualified candidates who would contribute to the diversity of our community.

PART-TIME ACADEMIC POSTING
DALHOUSIE UNIVERSITY
Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada B3H 4R2

POSTING DATE: February 24, 2016

APPLICATION DEADLINE: March 4, 2016

POSITIONS: Part-time Academic (2 positions); Marine Mammalogy (Biology/Marine Biology 4060.03/5651.03); January 1, to April 30, 2017

DEPARTMENT/LOCATION: Biology

PAY RATE: $4,881-$5,969

WORK ASSIGNMENT: The instructor(s) is responsible for lecturing on the various characteristics, special adaptations, evolution, ecosystem roles, and population biology of marine mammals. Evaluative material (examinations, mid-terms) will be given and marked. The position(s) reports to the Chair of the Department.

REQUIREMENTS OF POSITION: The applicants will possess a doctorate in biology with teaching and research experience in marine mammalogy. He/she will also have demonstrated ability in lecturing to students in an undergraduate course. First-time applicants to the Department of Biology must provide the names of two references.

IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN THE ABOVE POSITION, PLEASE APPLY IN WRITING BY THE APPLICATION DEADLINE TO:

Chair biochair@dal.ca
Department of Biology, Room 2078
Dalhousie University
Halifax, NS B3H 4R2

All offers of employment as a part-time academic are conditional upon sufficient student enrolment in the course and approval by the University.

Dalhousie University is committed to fostering a collegial culture grounded in diversity and inclusiveness. The university encourages applications from qualified Aboriginal people, persons with a disability, racially visible persons, women, persons of minority sexual orientations and gender identities, and all qualified candidates who would contribute to the diversity of our community.

PART-TIME ACADEMIC POSTING
DALHOUSIE UNIVERSITY
Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada B3H 4R2

POSTING DATE: February 24, 2016

APPLICATION DEADLINE: March 4, 2016

POSITION: Part-time Academic: Biologging in Ecology (Biology/Marine Biology 4323.03); September 1, to December 31, 2016

DEPARTMENT/LOCATION: Biology

PAY RATE: $4,881-$5,969

WORK ASSIGNMENT: The instructor is responsible for lectures, and coordinating the laboratory component of the class; assisting students on an individual basis; general administration of the classes (handling student issues, submitting grades, etc.); and invigilating tests and examinations. The position reports to the Chair of the Department.

REQUIREMENTS OF POSITION: Previous, recent teaching experience (classroom and or laboratory) in the related discipline would be a definite asset. First time applicants must provide the names of two referees.

IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN THE ABOVE POSITION, PLEASE APPLY IN WRITING BY THE APPLICATION DEADLINE TO:

Chair biochair@dal.ca
Department of Biology, Room 2078
Dalhousie University
Halifax, NS B3H 4R2

All offers of employment as a part-time academic are conditional upon sufficient student enrolment in the course and approval by the University.

Dalhousie University is committed to fostering a collegial culture grounded in diversity and inclusiveness. The university encourages applications from qualified Aboriginal people, persons with a disability, racially visible persons, women, persons of minority sexual orientations and gender identities, and all qualified candidates who would contribute to the diversity of our community.

PART-TIME ACADEMIC POSTING
DALHOUSIE UNIVERSITY
Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada B3H 4R2

POSTING DATE: February 24, 2016

APPLICATION DEADLINE: March 4, 2016

POSITIONS: Part-time Academic; Introduction to Aquaculture (Marine Biology 3602.03); January 1, to April 30, 2017

DEPARTMENT/LOCATION: Biology

PAY RATE: PAY RATE: $4,881-$5,969

WORK ASSIGNMENT: The instructor is responsible for lectures, covering both a Maritimes and global perspective: overview; physico-chemistry of water; culture techniques; engineering; health; nutrition; genetics; environmental and socio-economic considerations. Also responsible for assisting students on an individual basis, general administration of the classes (handling student issues, submitting grades, etc.), invigilating tests and examinations. The position reports to the Chair of the Department.

REQUIREMENTS OF POSITION: The applicants will have an advanced degree in biology. Previous, recent teaching experience (classroom and or laboratory) in the related discipline would be a definite asset. First time applicants must provide the names of two referees.

IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN THE ABOVE POSITION, PLEASE APPLY IN WRITING BY THE APPLICATION DEADLINE TO:

Chair biochair@dal.ca
Department of Biology, Room 2078
Dalhousie University
Halifax, NS B3H 4R2

All offers of employment as a part-time academic are conditional upon sufficient student enrolment in the course and approval by the University.

Dalhousie University is committed to fostering a collegial culture grounded in diversity and inclusiveness. The university encourages applications from qualified Aboriginal people, persons with a disability, racially visible persons, women, persons of minority sexual orientations and gender identities, and all qualified candidates who would contribute to the diversity of our community.

SMU  

Positions: SMU Biology Department part-time instructors for Winter 2016 (January-April):

BIOL 2304 Animal Biology (lecture and lab). Prerequisites: BIOL 1201 & BIOL 1202

This course will introduce students to the taxonomic treatment of major animal phyla with reference to anatomy, function and ecological significance.

Instructor responsibilities: The instructor is responsible for the preparation, delivery and coordination of the lecture and/or laboratory component of the course; to provide biology lab instruction (such as pre-lab tutorial) to undergraduate students; supervise and advise undergraduate students performing biological lab activities; supervise a teaching assistants (if any) helping with the lab instruction; mark biology lab assignments and/or complete any other form of evaluation required by the SMU Biology Department and/or the University; and comply with safety regulations that maintain a safe learning environment for staff and students.

Qualifications: Lecture: Minimum PhD in Biology and relevant course experience with respect to course instruction. Lab: Minimum MSc in Biology and relevant course experience with respect to course instruction.

Lecture: Tues/Thurs (1:00-2:15 pm). Lab: Tues (2:30-5:30 pm). Start date: January 05, 2016. End date: April 21, 2016.

Application deadline: October 21, 2015.

How to apply: Individuals who have instructed before in the SMU Biology department need only send his/her updated CV (complete with education and past teaching experience). Other applicants must submit his/her updated CV, a copy of their highest Science degree, a 500-word teaching philosophy, course evaluations from other institutions (if applicable), and the names and contact information of 3 references. Although candidates of all nationalities are encouraged to apply, priority will be given to Canadian citizens and permanent residents (all applicants should clearly indicate their status as a Canadian citizen or permanent resident). Saint Mary’s University is committed to the principles of employment equity.

Send application either by mail or by email to: Dr. Susan Bjornson, Chairperson, Department of Biology, Saint Mary’s University, Halifax, NS, B3H 3C3, susan.bjornson@smu.ca.

BIOL 2321 Cell Biology (lecture and lab). Prerequisites: BIOL 1201 & BIOL 1202

An introduction to the eukaryotic cell with emphasis on the chemical and genetic basis of cellular activities and the division of the cell into membrane-bound and biochemically specialized compartments. The plasma membrane, cytosol, nucleus, cytoskeleton, Golgi apparatus, mitochondrion, chloroplasts and endoplasmic reticulum will be considered.

Instructor responsibilities: The instructor is responsible for the preparation, delivery and coordination of the lecture and/or laboratory component of the course; to provide biology lab instruction (such as pre-lab tutorial) to undergraduate students; supervise and advise undergraduate students performing biological lab activities; supervise a teaching assistants (if any) helping with the lab instruction; mark biology lab assignments and/or complete any other form of evaluation required by the SMU Biology Department and/or the University; and comply with safety regulations that maintain a safe learning environment for staff and students.

Qualifications: Lecture: Minimum PhD in Biology and relevant course experience with respect to course instruction. Lab: Minimum MSc in Biology and relevant course experience with respect to course instruction.

Lecture: Tues/Thurs (11:30 am-12:45 pm). Lab: Tues (2:30-5:30 pm). Start date: January 05, 2016. End date: April 21, 2016.

Application deadline: October 21, 2015.

How to apply: Individuals who have instructed before in the SMU Biology department need only send his/her updated CV (complete with education and past teaching experience). Other applicants must submit his/her updated CV, a copy of their highest Science degree, a 500-word teaching philosophy, course evaluations from other institutions (if applicable), and the names and contact information of 3 references. Although candidates of all nationalities are encouraged to apply, priority will be given to Canadian citizens and permanent residents (all applicants should clearly indicate their status as a Canadian citizen or permanent resident). Saint Mary’s University is committed to the principles of employment equity.

Send application either by mail or by email to: Dr. Susan Bjornson, Chairperson, Department of Biology, Saint Mary’s University, Halifax, NS, B3H 3C3, susan.bjornson@smu.ca.

BIOL 3020 Comparative Vertebrate Anatomy (lecture and lab). Prerequisite: BIOL 2304

Students examine vertebrates, with consideration of structural modifications for particular life styles. A comparative and evolutionary approach will be taken in lectures. Laboratory instruction involves dissection of representative animals.

Instructor responsibilities: The instructor is responsible for the preparation, delivery and coordination of the lecture and/or laboratory component of the course; to provide biology lab instruction (such as pre-lab tutorial) to undergraduate students; supervise and advise undergraduate students performing biological lab activities; supervise a teaching assistants (if any) helping with the lab instruction; mark biology lab assignments and/or complete any other form of evaluation required by the SMU Biology Department and/or the University; and comply with safety regulations that maintain a safe learning environment for staff and students.

Qualifications: Lecture: Minimum PhD in Biology and relevant course experience with respect to course instruction. Lab: Minimum MSc in Biology and relevant course experience with respect to course instruction.

Lecture: Mon/Weds (10:00-11:45 am). Lab: Mon (2:30-5:30 pm). Start date: January 05, 2016. End date: April 21, 2016.

Application deadline: October 21, 2015.

How to apply: Individuals who have instructed before in the SMU Biology department need only send his/her updated CV (complete with education and past teaching experience). Other applicants must submit his/her updated CV, a copy of their highest Science degree, a 500-word teaching philosophy, course evaluations from other institutions (if applicable), and the names and contact information of 3 references. Although candidates of all nationalities are encouraged to apply, priority will be given to Canadian citizens and permanent residents (all applicants should clearly indicate their status as a Canadian citizen or permanent resident). Saint Mary’s University is committed to the principles of employment equity.

Send application either by mail or by email to: Dr. Susan Bjornson, Chairperson, Department of Biology, Saint Mary’s University, Halifax, NS, B3H 3C3, susan.bjornson@smu.ca.

BIOL 3402 Population Genetics (lecture and lab). Prerequisites: BIOL 2307

Population genetics is the integration of mathematics with population biology, genetics, and evolution and allows researchers to quantitatively infer what is going on within and among populations based on genetic data. Students will focus on developing a basic understanding of the main principles of population genetics and their application to real-word problems.

Instructor responsibilities: The instructor is responsible for the preparation, delivery and coordination of the lecture and/or laboratory component of the course; to provide biology lab instruction (such as pre-lab tutorial) to undergraduate students; supervise and advise undergraduate students performing biological lab activities; supervise a teaching assistants (if any) helping with the lab instruction; mark biology lab assignments and/or complete any other form of evaluation required by the SMU Biology Department and/or the University; and comply with safety regulations that maintain a safe learning environment for staff and students.

Qualifications: Lecture: Minimum PhD in Biology and relevant course experience with respect to course instruction. Lab: Minimum MSc in Biology and relevant course experience with respect to course instruction.

Lecture: Mon/Weds (8:30-9:45 am). Lab: Mon (2:30-5:30 pm). Start date: January 05, 2016. End date: April 21, 2016.

Application deadline: October 21, 2015.

How to apply: Individuals who have instructed before in the SMU Biology department need only send his/her updated CV (complete with education and past teaching experience). Other applicants must submit his/her updated CV, a copy of their highest Science degree, a 500-word teaching philosophy, course evaluations from other institutions (if applicable), and the names and contact information of 3 references. Although candidates of all nationalities are encouraged to apply, priority will be given to Canadian citizens and permanent residents (all applicants should clearly indicate their status as a Canadian citizen or permanent resident). Saint Mary’s University is committed to the principles of employment equity.

Send application either by mail or by email to: Dr. Susan Bjornson, Chairperson, Department of Biology, Saint Mary’s University, Halifax, NS, B3H 3C3, susan.bjornson@smu.ca.

BIOL 3423 Evolution (lecture and lab). Prerequisite: BIOL 2324

Students are exposed to evolution and the importance of evolutionary thinking in biology. Topics include evolutionary theory, how evolutionary processes have resulted in the diversity of life today, and how evolutionary thinking can inform their daily lives.

Instructor responsibilities: The instructor is responsible for the preparation, delivery and coordination of the lecture and/or laboratory component of the course; to provide biology lab instruction (such as pre-lab tutorial) to undergraduate students; supervise and advise undergraduate students performing biological lab activities; supervise a teaching assistants (if any) helping with the lab instruction; mark biology lab assignments and/or complete any other form of evaluation required by the SMU Biology Department and/or the University; and comply with safety regulations that maintain a safe learning environment for staff and students.

Qualifications: Lecture: Minimum PhD in Biology and relevant course experience with respect to course instruction. Lab: Minimum MSc in Biology and relevant course experience with respect to course instruction.

Lecture: Mon/Weds (11:30 am-12:45 pm). Lab: Weds (2:30-5:30 pm). Start date: January 05, 2016. End date: April 21, 2016.

Application deadline: October 21, 2015.

How to apply: Individuals who have instructed before in the SMU Biology department need only send his/her updated CV (complete with education and past teaching experience). Other applicants must submit his/her updated CV, a copy of their highest Science degree, a 500-word teaching philosophy, course evaluations from other institutions (if applicable), and the names and contact information of 3 references. Although candidates of all nationalities are encouraged to apply, priority will be given to Canadian citizens and permanent residents (all applicants should clearly indicate their status as a Canadian citizen or permanent resident). Saint Mary’s University is committed to the principles of employment equity.

Send application either by mail or by email to: Dr. Susan Bjornson, Chairperson, Department of Biology, Saint Mary’s University, Halifax, NS, B3H 3C3, susan.bjornson@smu.ca.

BIOL 4428 Applied Entomology (lab only). Prerequisite: BIOL 2324

Insect ecology and the relationship of insects to humans are explored. Topics may include the identification of insect pest species and their impact on human activities, morphological and behavioural modifications for specific ecological roles, population dynamics, the history and use of chemical insecticides, the use of insects as natural and biological control agents and integrated pest management.

Instructor responsibilities: The instructor is responsible for the preparation, delivery and coordination of the lecture and/or laboratory component of the course; to provide biology lab instruction (such as pre-lab tutorial) to undergraduate students; supervise and advise undergraduate students performing biological lab activities; supervise a teaching assistants (if any) helping with the lab instruction; mark biology lab assignments and/or complete any other form of evaluation required by the SMU Biology Department and/or the University; and comply with safety regulations that maintain a safe learning environment for staff and students.

Qualifications: Minimum MSc in Biology and relevant course experience with respect to course instruction.

Lab: Tues (2:30-5:30 pm). Start date: January 05, 2016. End date: April 21, 2016.

Application deadline: October 21, 2015.

How to apply: Individuals who have instructed before in the SMU Biology department need only send his/her updated CV (complete with education and past teaching experience). Other applicants must submit his/her updated CV, a copy of their highest Science degree, a 500-word teaching philosophy, course evaluations from other institutions (if applicable), and the names and contact information of 3 references. Although candidates of all nationalities are encouraged to apply, priority will be given to Canadian citizens and permanent residents (all applicants should clearly indicate their status as a Canadian citizen or permanent resident). Saint Mary’s University is committed to the principles of employment equity.

Send application either by mail or by email to: Dr. Susan Bjornson, Chairperson, Department of Biology, Saint Mary’s University, Halifax, NS, B3H 3C3, susan.bjornson@smu.ca.

MSVU  

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Department/Faculty: Biology
Course Name: Introductory Biology II
Course Code: BIOL 1153 01, 2nd half (3rd posting)
Academic Term: Winter
Class Timetable: M W F 10:30-11:20 am
Course Unit Value: 0.25 unit
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Start Date: 1/5/2016
End Date: 4/27/2016
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Qualifications:
The successful candidate will have a PhD in biology or a related subject
and demonstrated competence in teaching at the university level.
Duties: Preparation, teaching, student consultation, grading and marking,
distribution of student evaluation questionnaires, involvement in student
appeals, and other duties appropriate to the appointment.
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Duties: Preparation, teaching, student consultation, grading and marking,
distribution of student evaluation questionnaires, involvement in student
appeals, and other duties appropriate to the
appointment. —————————————————
Additional Duties:
This position is the second half of BIOL 1153 01. The lecturers of the
first and second halves co-operate in defining course material and
administering the course. The second half of the course is mostly
concerned with botany and ecology. See the description of BIOL 1153 in
the MSVU Undergraduate Academic Calendar.
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Remuneration: Remuneration is in accordance with the Collective Agreement
between Mount Saint Vincent University and CUPE 3912
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How to apply: Send your application accompanied by curriculum vitae and
the names of three references to:
Department Chair: Dr. Ronald MacKay, Dept. of Biology
Email: biology@msvu.ca

Application deadline: 11/16/2015
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Department/Faculty: Biology
Course Name: Introductory Biology II
Course Code: BIOL 1153 02, 2nd half (3rd posting)
Academic Term: Winter
Class Timetable: M W F 12:00-12:50 pm
Course Unit Value: 0.25 unit
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Start Date: 1/5/2016
End Date: 4/27/2016
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Qualifications:
The successful candidate will have a PhD in biology or a related subject
and demonstrated competence in teaching at the university level.
Duties: Preparation, teaching, student consultation, grading and marking,
distribution of student evaluation questionnaires, involvement in student
appeals, and other duties appropriate to the appointment.
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Duties: Preparation, teaching, student consultation, grading and marking,
distribution of student evaluation questionnaires, involvement in student
appeals, and other duties appropriate to the
appointment. —————————————————
Additional Duties:
This position is the second half of BIOL 1153 02. The lecturers of the

first and second halves co-operate in defining course material and
administering the course. The second half of the course is mostly
concerned with botany and ecology. See the description of BIOL 1153 in
the MSVU Undergraduate Academic Calendar.
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Remuneration: Remuneration is in accordance with the Collective Agreement
between Mount Saint Vincent University and CUPE 3912
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How to apply: Send your application accompanied by curriculum vitae and
the names of three references to:
Department Chair: Dr. Ronald MacKay, Dept. of Biology
Email: biology@msvu.ca

Application deadline: 11/16/2015
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MSVU  

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Department/Faculty: Biology
Course Name: Laboratory for BIOL 3372 Molecular Genetics
Course Code: BIOL 372L LA (2nd Posting)
Academic Term: Fall
Class Timetable: W 1:30-4:15 pm
Course Unit Value: 0.25 unit
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Start Date: 9/9/2015
End Date: 12/22/2015
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Qualifications:
The candidate must have a BSc in biology or a related discipline, at least
one year of molecular genetics, molecular biology or genomics laboratory
experience (post-BSc) and some relevant lab-teaching experience
(post-BSc).
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Duties: Preparation, teaching, student consultation, grading and marking,
distribution of student evaluation questionnaires, involvement in student
appeals, and other duties appropriate to the
appointment. —————————————————
Additional Duties:
This is a position for a laboratory instructor. The instructor does not
create the exercises or write the lab manual. The instructor works
co-operatively with the lecturer, the senior lab instructor, the
technician and teaching assistants. This lab may or may not be provided
with a teaching assistant. For a description of the course, see BIOL 3372
in the MSVU Undergraduate Academic Calendar.
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Remuneration: Remuneration is in accordance with the Collective Agreement
between Mount Saint Vincent University and CUPE 3912
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How to apply: Send your application accompanied by curriculum vitae and
the names of three references to:
Department Chair: Dr. Ronald MacKay, Dept. of Biology
Email: Biology@msvu.ca

Application deadline: 8/20/2015
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DAL  

Part‑Time Academic Posting: Department of Biology

Posted by Department of Biology on July 30, 2015 in Job Postings
PART-TIME ACADEMIC POSTING
DALHOUSIE UNIVERSITY
Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada B3H 4R2

POSTING DATE: July 30, 2015

APPLICATION DEADLINE: August 8, 2015

POSITIONS: Part-time Academic; Introduction to Aquaculture (Marine Biology 3602); January 1, to April 30, 2016

DEPARTMENT/LOCATION: Biology

PAY RATE: $4,565.50-$5,583.00

WORK ASSIGNMENT: The instructor is responsible for lectures, covering both a Maritimes and global perspective: overview; physico-chemistry of water; culture techniques; engineering; health; nutrition; genetics; environmental and socio-economic considerations. Also responsible for assisting students on an individual basis, general administration of the classes (handling student issues, submitting grades, etc.), invigilating tests and examinations. The position reports to the Chair of the Department.

REQUIREMENTS OF POSITION: The applicants will have an advanced degree in biology. Previous, recent teaching experience (classroom and or laboratory) in the related discipline would be a definite asset. First time applicants must provide the names of two referees.

IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN THE ABOVE POSITION, PLEASE APPLY IN WRITING BY THE APPLICATION DEADLINE TO:

Chair biochair@dal.ca
Department of Biology, Room 2078
Dalhousie University
Halifax, NS B3H 4R2

All offers of employment as a part-time academic are conditional upon sufficient student enrolment in the course and approval by the University.

Dalhousie University is an Employment Equity/Affirmative Action Employer.
The University encourages applications from qualified Aboriginal peoples, people with a disability, racially visible persons and women

MSVU  

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Department/Faculty: Biology
Course Name: Laboratory for BIOL 3312 General Ecology
Course Code: BIOL 312L LA
Academic Term: Fall
Class Timetable: Th 1:30pm-4:15pm
Course Unit Value: 0.25 unit
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Start Date: 9/9/2015
End Date: 12/22/2015
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Qualifications:
The candidate must have a BSc in biology or a related discipline, at least
one year of laboratory or field experience in ecology (post-BSc) and some
relevant lab and field-teaching experience (post-BSc).
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Duties: Preparation, teaching, student consultation, grading and marking,
distribution of student evaluation questionnaires, involvement in student
appeals, and other duties appropriate to the
appointment. —————————————————
Additional Duties:
This is a position for a laboratory instructor. The instructor does not
create the exercises or write the lab manual. The instructor works
co-operatively with the lecturer, the senior lab instructor, the
technician and teaching assistants. This lab may or may not be provided
with a teaching assistant. For a description of the course, see BIOL 3312
in the MSVU Undergraduate Academic Calendar.
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Remuneration: Remuneration is in accordance with the Collective Agreement
between Mount Saint Vincent University and CUPE 3912
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How to apply: Send your application accompanied by curriculum vitae and
the names of three references to:
Department Chair: Dr. Ronald MacKay, Dept. of Biology
Email: biology@msvu.ca

Application deadline: 8/12/2015
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Mount Saint Vincent University

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Department/Faculty: Biology
Course Name: Physiology of Plants – Lab
Course Code: BIOL*309L*LA (second posting)
Academic Term: Winter
Class Timetable: Th 1:30-4:15 pm
Course Unit Value: 0.25 unit
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Start Date: 1/5/2016
End Date: 4/27/2016
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Qualifications:
The candidate must have a BSc in biology or a related discipline, at least
one year of plant physiology or plant ecophysiology laboratory
experience(post-BSc) and some relevant lab-teaching experience (post-BSc).

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Duties: Preparation, teaching, student consultation, grading and marking,
distribution of student evaluation questionnaires, involvement in student
appeals, and other duties appropriate to the
appointment. —————————————————
Additional Duties:
This is a position for a laboratory instructor. The instructor does not
create the exercises or write the lab manual. The instructor works
co-operatively with the lecturer, the senior lab instructor, the
technician and teaching assistants. This lab may or may not be provided
with a teaching assistant. For a description of the course, see BIOL 3309
in the MSVU Undergraduate Academic Calendar.
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Remuneration: Remuneration is in accordance with the Collective Agreement
between Mount Saint Vincent University and CUPE 3912
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How to apply: Send your application accompanied by curriculum vitae and
the names of three references to:
Department Chair: Dr. Ronald MacKay, Dept. of Biology
Email: Biology@msvu.ca

Application deadline: 8/23/2015
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Department/Faculty: Biology
Course Name: Introductory Biology II (2nd half)
Course Code: BIOL*1153*01 (second posting)
Academic Term: Winter
Class Timetable: M W F 10:30-11:20 am
Course Unit Value: 0.25 unit
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Start Date: 1/5/2016
End Date: 4/27/2016
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Qualifications:
The successful candidate will have a PhD in biology or a related subject
and demonstrated competence in teaching at the university level.
Duties: Preparation, teaching, student consultation, grading and marking,
distribution of student evaluation questionnaires, involvement in student
appeals, and other duties appropriate to the appointment.

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Duties: Preparation, teaching, student consultation, grading and marking,
distribution of student evaluation questionnaires, involvement in student
appeals, and other duties appropriate to the
appointment. —————————————————
Additional Duties:
This position is the second half of BIOL 1153 01. The lecturers of the
first and second halves co-operate in defining course material and
administering the course. The second half of the course is mostly
concerned with botany and ecology. See the description of BIOL 1153 in
the MSVU Undergraduate Academic Calendar.
—————————————————
Remuneration: Remuneration is in accordance with the Collective Agreement
between Mount Saint Vincent University and CUPE 3912
—————————————————
How to apply: Send your application accompanied by curriculum vitae and
the names of three references to:
Department Chair: Dr. Ronald MacKay, Dept. of Biology
Email: Biology@msvu.ca

Application deadline: 8/9/2015
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Department/Faculty: Biology
Course Name: Introductory Biology II (2nd half)
Course Code: BIOL*1153*02 (second posting)
Academic Term: Winter
Class Timetable: M W F 12:00-12:50 pm
Course Unit Value: 0.25 unit
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Start Date: 1/5/2016
End Date: 4/27/2016
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Qualifications:
The successful candidate will have a PhD in biology or a related subject
and demonstrated competence in teaching at the university level.
Duties: Preparation, teaching, student consultation, grading and marking,
distribution of student evaluation questionnaires, involvement in student
appeals, and other duties appropriate to the appointment.
—————————————————
Duties: Preparation, teaching, student consultation, grading and marking,
distribution of student evaluation questionnaires, involvement in student
appeals, and other duties appropriate to the
appointment. —————————————————
Additional Duties:
This position is the second half of BIOL 1153 02. The lecturers of the

first and second halves co-operate in defining course material and
administering the course. The second half of the course is mostly
concerned with botany and ecology. See the description of BIOL 1153 in
the MSVU Undergraduate Academic Calendar.
—————————————————
Remuneration: Remuneration is in accordance with the Collective Agreement
between Mount Saint Vincent University and CUPE 3912
—————————————————
How to apply: Send your application accompanied by curriculum vitae and
the names of three references to:
Department Chair: Dr. Ronald MacKay, Dept. of Biology
Email: Biology@msvu.ca

Application deadline: 8/9/2015
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SMU  

Positions: SMU Biology Department part-time instructors for Fall 2015 (September-December):

BIOL 2304 Animal Biology (lecture and lab). Prerequisites: BIOL 1201 & BIOL 1202
This course will introduce students to the taxonomic treatment of major animal phyla with reference to anatomy, function and ecological significance.

Instructor responsibilities: The instructor is responsible for the preparation, delivery and coordination of the lecture and/or laboratory component of the course; to provide biology lab instruction (such as pre-lab tutorial) to undergraduate students; supervise and advise undergraduate students performing biological lab activities; supervise a teaching assistants (if any) helping with the lab instruction; mark biology lab assignments and/or complete any other form of evaluation required by the SMU Biology Department and/or the University; and comply with safety regulations that maintain a safe learning environment for staff and students.

Qualifications: Lecture: Minimum PhD in Biology and relevant course experience with respect to course instruction. Lab: Minimum MSc in Biology and relevant course experience with respect to course instruction.

Lecture: Tues/Thurs (10:00 am-11:15 pm). Lab: Thurs (2:30-5:30 pm). Start date: September 09, 2015. End date: December 18, 2015.

Application deadline: July 17, 2015.
How to apply: Individuals who have instructed before in the SMU Biology department need only send his/her updated CV (complete with education and past teaching experience). Other applicants must submit his/her updated CV, a copy of their highest Science degree, a 500-word teaching philosophy, course evaluations from other institutions (if applicable), and the names and contact information of 3 references. Although candidates of all nationalities are encouraged to apply, priority will be given to Canadian citizens and permanent residents (all applicants should clearly indicate their status as a Canadian citizen or permanent resident). Saint Mary’s University is committed to the principles of employment equity.

Send application either by mail or by email to: Dr. Susan Bjornson, Chairperson, Department of Biology, Saint Mary’s University, Halifax, NS, B3H 3C3, susan.bjornson@smu.ca.

DAL  

Part‑Time Academic Posting: Department of Biology

Posted by Department of Biology on July 8, 2015 in Job Postings
PART-TIME ACADEMIC POSTING
DALHOUSIE UNIVERSITY
Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada B3H 4R2

POSTING DATE: July 8, 2015
APPLICATION DEADLINE: July 17, 2015

POSITION: Part-time Academic; Invertebrate Biology (Biology/Marine Biology 3301); January 1, to April 30, 2016 (2nd position)

DEPARTMENT/LOCATION: Biology

PAY RATE: $4,565.50-$5,583.00

WORK ASSIGNMENT: The instructor is responsible for lectures, and coordinating and delivering the laboratory component of the class; assisting students on an individual basis; general administration of the classes (handling student issues, submitting grades, etc.); invigilating tests and examinations. The position reports to the Chair of the Department.

REQUIREMENTS OF POSITION: The applicants will have an advanced degree in biology. Previous, recent teaching experience (classroom and or laboratory) in the related discipline would be a definite asset. First time applicants must provide the names of two referees.

IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN THE ABOVE POSITION, PLEASE APPLY IN WRITING BY THE APPLICATION DEADLINE TO:

Chair biochair@dal.ca
Department of Biology, Room 2078
Dalhousie University
Halifax, NS B3H 4R2

All offers of employment as a part-time academic are conditional upon sufficient student enrolment in the course and approval by the University.

Dalhousie University is an Employment Equity/Affirmative Action Employer.
The University encourages applications from qualified Aboriginal peoples, people with a disability, racially visible persons and women

MSVU  

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Department/Faculty: Biology
Course Name: Molecular Genetics
Course Code: BIOL 3372 01
Academic Term: Fall
Class Timetable: MWF 9:00am-9:50am
Course Unit Value: 0.5 unit
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Start Date: 9/9/2015
End Date: 12/22/2015
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Qualifications:
The successful candidate will have a PhD in a relevant area of biology,
expertise in the course subject, and demonstrated competence in teaching
at the university level.
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Duties: Preparation, teaching, student consultation, grading and marking,
distribution of student evaluation questionnaires, involvement in student
appeals, and other duties appropriate to the
appointment. —————————————————
Additional Duties:
See the description of BIOL 3372 in the MSVU Academic Calendar.
—————————————————
Remuneration: Remuneration is in accordance with the Collective Agreement
between Mount Saint Vincent University and CUPE 3912
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How to apply: Send your application accompanied by curriculum vitae and
the names of three references to:
Department Chair: Dr. Ronald MacKay, Dept. of Biology
Email: Biology@msvu.ca

Application deadline: 6/28/2015
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SMU Positions: SMU Biology Department part-time instructors for Fall 2015 (September-December):BIOL 2324 Ecology (lecture and lab). Prerequisites: BIOL 1201 & BIOL 1202
Ecology is the study of interactions and relationships among organisms and their environment such as adaptations, competition and predation. Topics include the density, diversity and distribution of organisms, population dynamics, community relationships and structure, succession, and the flow of energy and matter through ecosystems.Instructor responsibilities: The instructor is responsible for the preparation, delivery and coordination of the lecture and/or laboratory component of the course; to provide biology lab instruction (such as pre-lab tutorial) to undergraduate students; supervise and advise undergraduate students performing biological lab activities; supervise a teaching assistants (if any) helping with the lab instruction; mark biology lab assignments and/or complete any other form of evaluation required by the SMU Biology Department and/or the University; and comply with safety regulations that maintain a safe learning environment for staff and students.Qualifications: Lecture: Minimum PhD in Biology and relevant course experience with respect to course instruction. Lab: Minimum MSc in Biology and relevant course experience with respect to course instruction.Lecture: Mon/Weds (8:30-9:45 am). Lab: Weds (2:30-5:30 pm). Start date: September 09, 2015. End date: December 18, 2015.

Application deadline: June 05, 2015.
How to apply: Individuals who have instructed before in the SMU Biology department need only send his/her updated CV (complete with education and past teaching experience). Other applicants must submit his/her updated CV, a copy of their highest Science degree, a 500-word teaching philosophy, course evaluations from other institutions (if applicable), and the names and contact information of 3 references. Although candidates of all nationalities are encouraged to apply, priority will be given to Canadian citizens and permanent residents (all applicants should clearly indicate their status as a Canadian citizen or permanent resident). Saint Mary’s University is committed to the principles of employment equity.
Send application either by mail or by email to: Dr. Susan Bjornson, Chairperson, Department of Biology, Saint Mary’s University, Halifax, NS, B3H 3C3, susan.bjornson@smu.ca.

BIOL 3308 Biostatistics (lecture and lab). Prerequisites: 9 credit hours in 2000-level BIOL
Students are introduced to the methods of graphing and analyzing quantitative data in the biological sciences with emphasis on practical applications of statistics in biology. Topics include descriptive statistics, normal and non-normal distributions, probability, correlation, regression, tests of significance such as analysis of variance, and sampling methods.

Instructor responsibilities: The instructor is responsible for the preparation, delivery and coordination of the lecture and/or laboratory component of the course; to provide biology lab instruction (such as pre-lab tutorial) to undergraduate students; supervise and advise undergraduate students performing biological lab activities; supervise a teaching assistants (if any) helping with the lab instruction; mark biology lab assignments and/or complete any other form of evaluation required by the SMU Biology Department and/or the University; and comply with safety regulations that maintain a safe learning environment for staff and students.

Qualifications: Lecture: Minimum PhD in Biology and relevant course experience with respect to course instruction. Lab: Minimum MSc in Biology and relevant course experience with respect to course instruction.

Lecture: Mon/Weds (8:30-9:45 am). Lab: Weds (2:30-5:30 pm). Start date: September 09, 2015. End date: December 18, 2015.

Application deadline: June 05, 2015.
How to apply: Individuals who have instructed before in the SMU Biology department need only send his/her updated CV (complete with education and past teaching experience). Other applicants must submit his/her updated CV, a copy of their highest Science degree, a 500-word teaching philosophy, course evaluations from other institutions (if applicable), and the names and contact information of 3 references. Although candidates of all nationalities are encouraged to apply, priority will be given to Canadian citizens and permanent residents (all applicants should clearly indicate their status as a Canadian citizen or permanent resident). Saint Mary’s University is committed to the principles of employment equity.
Send application either by mail or by email to: Dr. Susan Bjornson, Chairperson, Department of Biology, Saint Mary’s University, Halifax, NS, B3H 3C3, susan.bjornson@smu.ca.

BIOL 3398 Microbiology (lecture and lab). Prerequisite: BIOL 2321
This course is an introduction to the world of microorganisms, the means by which they are studied, and their role in human disease. Topics may include: the origin and discovery of microbial life, structure and function of prokaryotic cells, cell growth and development, and the role of bacteria, fungi, viruses and protozoa with respect to the development of human disease.

Instructor responsibilities: The instructor is responsible for the preparation, delivery and coordination of the lecture and/or laboratory component of the course; to provide biology lab instruction (such as pre-lab tutorial) to undergraduate students; supervise and advise undergraduate students performing biological lab activities; supervise a teaching assistants (if any) helping with the lab instruction; mark biology lab assignments and/or complete any other form of evaluation required by the SMU Biology Department and/or the University; and comply with safety regulations that maintain a safe learning environment for staff and students.

Qualifications: Lecture: Minimum PhD in Biology and relevant course experience with respect to course instruction. Lab: Minimum MSc in Biology and relevant course experience with respect to course instruction.

Lecture: Mon/Weds (11:30 am-12:45 pm). Lab: Weds (2:30-5:30 pm). Start date: September 09, 2015. End date: December 18, 2015.

Application deadline: June 05, 2015.
How to apply: Individuals who have instructed before in the SMU Biology department need only send his/her updated CV (complete with education and past teaching experience). Other applicants must submit his/her updated CV, a copy of their highest Science degree, a 500-word teaching philosophy, course evaluations from other institutions (if applicable), and the names and contact information of 3 references. Although candidates of all nationalities are encouraged to apply, priority will be given to Canadian citizens and permanent residents (all applicants should clearly indicate their status as a Canadian citizen or permanent resident). Saint Mary’s University is committed to the principles of employment equity.
Send application either by mail or by email to: Dr. Susan Bjornson, Chairperson, Department of Biology, Saint Mary’s University, Halifax, NS, B3H 3C3, susan.bjornson@smu.ca.

BIOL4410 Biology of Cancer (lecture and lab). Prerequisites: BIOL 3004 and 3419
Students study current models of the nature of cancer and how cancer arises in a multicellular body. Topics include the molecular mechanisms that control normal growth and development, including oncogenes, tumor suppressors, the cell cycle, cell death, and cell communication. Students explore how molecular mechanisms act inappropriately in cancer cells, and how this knowledge influences anti-cancer therapies.

Instructor responsibilities: The instructor is responsible for the preparation, delivery and coordination of the lecture and/or laboratory component of the course; to provide biology lab instruction (such as pre-lab tutorial) to undergraduate students; supervise and advise undergraduate students performing biological lab activities; supervise a teaching assistants (if any) helping with the lab instruction; mark biology lab assignments and/or complete any other form of evaluation required by the SMU Biology Department and/or the University; and comply with safety regulations that maintain a safe learning environment for staff and students.

Qualifications: Lecture: Minimum PhD in Biology and relevant course experience with respect to course instruction. Lab: Minimum MSc in Biology and relevant course experience with respect to course instruction.

Lecture: Mon/Weds (8:30-9:45 am). Lab: Weds (2:30-5:30 pm). Start date: September 09, 2015. End date: December 18, 2015.

Application deadline: June 05, 2015.
How to apply: Individuals who have instructed before in the SMU Biology department need only send his/her updated CV (complete with education and past teaching experience). Other applicants must submit his/her updated CV, a copy of their highest Science degree, a 500-word teaching philosophy, course evaluations from other institutions (if applicable), and the names and contact information of 3 references. Although candidates of all nationalities are encouraged to apply, priority will be given to Canadian citizens and permanent residents (all applicants should clearly indicate their status as a Canadian citizen or permanent resident). Saint Mary’s University is committed to the principles of employment equity.
Send application either by mail or by email to: Dr. Susan Bjornson, Chairperson, Department of Biology, Saint Mary’s University, Halifax, NS, B3H 3C3, susan.bjornson@smu.ca.

BIOL 4431 Herpetology (lecture only). Prerequisite: BIOL 3020
Herpetology is the study of amphibians and reptiles. Topics include ecology, natural history, form and function of amphibians and reptiles with emphasis on Nova Scotia herpetofauna.

Instructor responsibilities: The instructor is responsible for the preparation, delivery and coordination of the lecture and/or laboratory component of the course; to provide biology lab instruction (such as pre-lab tutorial) to undergraduate students; supervise and advise undergraduate students performing biological lab activities; supervise a teaching assistants (if any) helping with the lab instruction; mark biology lab assignments and/or complete any other form of evaluation required by the SMU Biology Department and/or the University; and comply with safety regulations that maintain a safe learning environment for staff and students.

Qualifications: Lecture: Minimum PhD in Biology and relevant course experience with respect to course instruction.

Lecture: Mon/Weds (11:30 am-12:45 pm). Start date: September 09, 2015. End date: December 18, 2015.

Application deadline: June 05, 2015.
How to apply: Individuals who have instructed before in the SMU Biology department need only send his/her updated CV (complete with education and past teaching experience). Other applicants must submit his/her updated CV, a copy of their highest Science degree, a 500-word teaching philosophy, course evaluations from other institutions (if applicable), and the names and contact information of 3 references. Although candidates of all nationalities are encouraged to apply, priority will be given to Canadian citizens and permanent residents (all applicants should clearly indicate their status as a Canadian citizen or permanent resident). Saint Mary’s University is committed to the principles of employment equity.

Send application either by mail or by email to: Dr. Susan Bjornson, Chairperson, Department of Biology, Saint Mary’s University, Halifax, NS, B3H 3C3, susan.bjornson@smu.ca.

MSVU —————————————————
Department/Faculty: Biology
Course Name: Lab-General Microbiology
Course Code: BIOL 202L LD
Academic Term: Winter
Class Timetable: W 1:30pm-4:15pm
Course Unit Value: 0.25 unit
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Start Date: 1/5/2016
End Date: 4/27/2016
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Qualifications:
The candidate must have a BSc in biology or a related discipline, at least
one year of microbiology laboratory experience (post-BSc) and some
relevant lab-teaching experience (post-BSc)
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Duties: Preparation, teaching, student consultation, grading and marking,
distribution of student evaluation questionnaires, involvement in student
appeals, and other duties appropriate to the
appointment. —————————————————
Additional Duties:
This is a position for a laboratory instructor. The instructor does not
create the exercises or write the lab manual. The instructor works
co-operatively with the lecturer, the senior lab instructor, the
technician and teaching assistants. This lab may or may not be provided
with a teaching assistant. For a description of the course, see BIOL 2202
in the MSVU Undergraduate Academic Calendar.
—————————————————
Remuneration: Remuneration is in accordance with the Collective Agreement
between Mount Saint Vincent University and CUPE 3912
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How to apply: Send your application accompanied by curriculum vitae and
the names of three references to:
Department Chair: Dr. Ronald MacKay, Dept. of Biology
Email: Biology@msvu.caApplication deadline: 6/11/2015
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Department/Faculty: Biology
Course Name: Laboratory for BIOL 2202 General Microbiology
Course Code: BIOL 202L LCAcademic Term: Winter
Class Timetable: T 1:30pm-4:15pm
Course Unit Value: 0.25 unit
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Start Date: 1/5/2016
End Date: 4/27/2016
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Qualifications:
The candidate must have a BSc in biology or a related discipline, at least
one year of microbiology laboratory experience (post-BSc) and some
relevant lab-teaching experience (post-BSc)
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Duties: Preparation, teaching, student consultation, grading and marking,
distribution of student evaluation questionnaires, involvement in student
appeals, and other duties appropriate to the
appointment. —————————————————
Additional Duties:
This is a position for a laboratory instructor. The instructor does not
create the exercises or write the lab manual. The instructor works
co-operatively with the lecturer, the senior lab instructor, the
technician and teaching assistants. This lab may or may not be provided
with a teaching assistant. For a description of the course, see BIOL 2202
in the MSVU Undergraduate Academic Calendar.
—————————————————
Remuneration: Remuneration is in accordance with the Collective Agreement
between Mount Saint Vincent University and CUPE 3912
—————————————————
How to apply: Send your application accompanied by curriculum vitae and
the names of three references to:
Department Chair: Dr. Ronald MacKay, Dept. of Biology
Email: Biology@msvu.caApplication deadline: 6/11/2015
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Department/Faculty: Biology
Course Name: Laboratory for BIOL 2240 Cell and Molecular Biology
Course Code: BIOL 224L LA
Academic Term: Winter
Class Timetable: W 1:30pm-4:15pm
Course Unit Value: 0.25 unit
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Start Date: 1/5/2016
End Date: 4/27/2016
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Qualifications:
The candidate must have a BSc in biology or a related discipline, at least
one year of cell, molecular or biochemistry laboratory experience
(post-BSc) and some relevant lab-teaching experience (post-BSc).
—————————————————
Duties: Preparation, teaching, student consultation, grading and marking,
distribution of student evaluation questionnaires, involvement in student
appeals, and other duties appropriate to the
appointment. —————————————————
Additional Duties:
This is a position for a laboratory instructor. The instructor does not
create the exercises or write the lab manual. The instructor works
co-operatively with the lecturer, the senior lab instructor, the
technician and teaching assistants. This lab may or may not be provided
with a teaching assistant. For a description of the course, see BIOL 2240

in the MSVU Undergraduate Academic Calendar.
—————————————————
Remuneration: Remuneration is in accordance with the Collective Agreement
between Mount Saint Vincent University and CUPE 3912
—————————————————
How to apply: Send your application accompanied by curriculum vitae and
the names of three references to:
Department Chair: Dr. Ronald MacKay, Dept. of Biology
Email: Biology@msvu.ca

Application deadline: 6/11/2015
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Department/Faculty: Biology
Course Name: Laboratory – Physiology of Plants
Course Code: BIOL 309L LA
Academic Term: Winter
Class Timetable: Th 1:30pm-4:15pm
Course Unit Value: 0.25 unit
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Start Date: 1/5/2016
End Date: 4/27/2016
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Qualifications:
The candidate must have a BSc in biology or a related discipline, at least
one year of plant physiology or plant ecophysiology laboratory experience
(post-BSc) and some relevant lab-teaching experience (post-BSc).
—————————————————
Duties: Preparation, teaching, student consultation, grading and marking,
distribution of student evaluation questionnaires, involvement in student
appeals, and other duties appropriate to the
appointment. —————————————————
Additional Duties:
This is a position for a laboratory instructor. The instructor does not
create the exercises or write the lab manual. The instructor works
co-operatively with the lecturer, the senior lab instructor, the
technician and teaching assistants. This lab may or may not be provided
with a teaching assistant. For a description of the course, see BIOL 3309

in the MSVU Undergraduate Academic Calendar.
—————————————————
Remuneration: Remuneration is in accordance with the Collective Agreement
between Mount Saint Vincent University and CUPE 3912
—————————————————
How to apply: Send your application accompanied by curriculum vitae and
the names of three references to:
Department Chair: Dr. Ronald MacKay, Dept. of Biology
Email: Biology@msvu.ca

Application deadline: 6/11/2015
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MSVU —————————————————
Department/Faculty: Biology
Course Name: General Microbiology
Course Code: BIOL 2202 02
Academic Term: Winter
Class Timetable: T Th 12:00pm-1:15pm
Course Unit Value: 0.5 unit
—————————————————
Start Date: 1/5/2016
End Date: 4/27/2016
—————————————————
Qualifications:
The successful candidate will have a PhD in a relevant area of biology,
expertise in the course subject, and demonstrated competence in teaching
at the university level.
—————————————————
Duties: Preparation, teaching, student consultation, grading and marking,
distribution of student evaluation questionnaires, involvement in student
appeals, and other duties appropriate to the
appointment. —————————————————
Additional Duties:
See the description of BIOL 2202 in the MSVU Undergraduate Academic
Calendar.
—————————————————
Remuneration: Remuneration is in accordance with the Collective Agreement
between Mount Saint Vincent University and CUPE 3912
—————————————————
How to apply: Send your application accompanied by curriculum vitae and
the names of three references to:
Department Chair: Dr. Ronald MacKay, Dept. of Biology
Email: Biology@msvu.caApplication deadline: 6/8/2015
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Department/Faculty: Biology
Course Name: Human Reproductiion, Growth and Maturation
Course Code: BIOL 1114 01
Academic Term: Fall
Class Timetable: W 7:15pm-9:45pm
Course Unit Value: 0.5 unit
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Start Date: 9/9/2015
End Date: 12/22/2015
—————————————————
Qualifications:
The successful candidate will have a PhD in a relevant area of biology,
expertise in the course subject, and demonstrated competence in teaching
at the university level.—————————————————
Duties: Preparation, teaching, student consultation, grading and marking,
distribution of student evaluation questionnaires, involvement in student
appeals, and other duties appropriate to the
appointment. —————————————————
Additional Duties:
See the description of BIOL 1114 in the MSVU Undergraduate Academic
Calendar.
—————————————————
Remuneration: Remuneration is in accordance with the Collective Agreement
between Mount Saint Vincent University and CUPE 3912
—————————————————
How to apply: Send your application accompanied by curriculum vitae and
the names of three references to:
Department Chair: Dr. Ronald MacKay, Dept. of Biology
Email: Biology@msvu.caApplication deadline: 6/8/2015
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Department/Faculty: Biology
Course Name: Introductory Biology I (2nd half)
Course Code: BIOL 1152 01
Academic Term: Fall
Class Timetable: MWF 10:30am-11:20am
Course Unit Value: .25 unit
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Start Date: 9/9/2015
End Date: 12/22/2015
—————————————————
Qualifications:
The successful candidate will have a PhD in biology or a related subject
and demonstrated competence in teaching at the university level.
—————————————————
Duties: Preparation, teaching, student consultation, grading and marking,
distribution of student evaluation questionnaires, involvement in student
appeals, and other duties appropriate to the
appointment. —————————————————
Additional Duties:
This position is the second half of BIOL 1152 01. The lecturers of the
first and second halves co-operate in defining course material and in
administering the course. See the description of BIOL 1152 in the MSVU

Undergraduate Academic Calendar.
—————————————————
Remuneration: Remuneration is in accordance with the Collective Agreement
between Mount Saint Vincent University and CUPE 3912
—————————————————
How to apply: Send your application accompanied by curriculum vitae and
the names of three references to:
Department Chair: Dr. Ronald MacKay, Dept. of Biology
Email: Biology@msvu.ca

Application deadline: 6/8/2015
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Department/Faculty: Biology
Course Name: Introductory Biology I (2nd half)
Course Code: BIOL 1152 02
Academic Term: Fall
Class Timetable: MWF 12:00pm-12:50pm
Course Unit Value: .25 unit
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Start Date: 9/9/2015
End Date: 12/22/2015
—————————————————
Qualifications:
The successful candidate will have a PhD in biology or a related subject
and demonstrated competence in teaching at the university level.

—————————————————
Duties: Preparation, teaching, student consultation, grading and marking,
distribution of student evaluation questionnaires, involvement in student
appeals, and other duties appropriate to the
appointment. —————————————————
Additional Duties:
This position is the second half of BIOL 1152 02. The lecturers of the

first and second halves co-operate in defining course material and in
administering the course. See the description of BIOL 1152 in the MSVU
Undergraduate Academic Calendar.

—————————————————
Remuneration: Remuneration is in accordance with the Collective Agreement
between Mount Saint Vincent University and CUPE 3912
—————————————————
How to apply: Send your application accompanied by curriculum vitae and
the names of three references to:
Department Chair: Dr. Ronald MacKay, Dept. of Biology
Email: Biology@msvu.ca

Application deadline: 6/8/2015
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Department/Faculty: Biology
Course Name: General Microbiology
Course Code: BIOL 2202 01
Academic Term: Fall
Class Timetable: T Th 12:00pm-1:15pm
Course Unit Value: 0.5 unit
—————————————————
Start Date: 9/9/2015
End Date: 12/22/2015
—————————————————
Qualifications:
The successful candidate will have a PhD in a relevant area of biology,
expertise in the course subject, and demonstrated competence in teaching
at the university level.
—————————————————
Duties: Preparation, teaching, student consultation, grading and marking,
distribution of student evaluation questionnaires, involvement in student
appeals, and other duties appropriate to the
appointment. —————————————————
Additional Duties:
See the description of BIOL 2202 in the MSVU Undergraduate Academic

Calendar.
—————————————————
Remuneration: Remuneration is in accordance with the Collective Agreement
between Mount Saint Vincent University and CUPE 3912
—————————————————
How to apply: Send your application accompanied by curriculum vitae and
the names of three references to:
Department Chair: Dr. Ronald MacKay, Dept. of Biology
Email: Biology@msvu.ca

Application deadline: 6/8/2015
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Department/Faculty: Biology
Course Name: Human Anatomy and Physiology I
Course Code: BIOL 2205 01
Academic Term: Fall
Class Timetable: T Th 4:30pm-5:45pm
Course Unit Value: 0.5 unit
—————————————————
Start Date: 9/9/2015
End Date: 12/22/2015
—————————————————
Qualifications:
The successful candidate will have a PhD in a relevant area of biology,
expertise in the course subject, and demonstrated competence in teaching
at the university level.
—————————————————
Duties: Preparation, teaching, student consultation, grading and marking,
distribution of student evaluation questionnaires, involvement in student
appeals, and other duties appropriate to the
appointment. —————————————————
Additional Duties:
See the description of BIOL 2205 in the MSVU Undergraduate Academic

Calendar.
—————————————————
Remuneration: Remuneration is in accordance with the Collective Agreement
between Mount Saint Vincent University and CUPE 3912
—————————————————
How to apply: Send your application accompanied by curriculum vitae and
the names of three references to:
Department Chair: Dr. Ronald MacKay, Dept. of Biology
Email: Biology@msvu.ca

Application deadline: 6/8/2015
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Department/Faculty: Biology
Course Name: Laboratory For BIOL 2202 General Microbiology
Course Code: BIOL 202L LA
Academic Term: Fall
Class Timetable: W 1:30pm-4:15pm
Course Unit Value: 0.25 unit
—————————————————
Start Date: 9/9/2015
End Date: 12/22/2015
—————————————————
Qualifications:
The candidate must have a BSc in biology or a related discipline, at least
one year of microbiology laboratory experience (post-BSc) and some
relevant lab-teaching experience (post-BSc).
—————————————————
Duties: Preparation, teaching, student consultation, grading and marking,
distribution of student evaluation questionnaires, involvement in student
appeals, and other duties appropriate to the
appointment. —————————————————
Additional Duties:
This is a position for a laboratory instructor. The instructor does not
create the exercises or write the lab manual. The instructor works
co-operatively with the lecturer, the senior lab instructor, the
technician and teaching assistants. This lab may or may not be provided
with a teaching assistant. For a description of the course, see BIOL 2202

in the MSVU Undergraduate Academic Calendar.
—————————————————
Remuneration: Remuneration is in accordance with the Collective Agreement
between Mount Saint Vincent University and CUPE 3912
—————————————————
How to apply: Send your application accompanied by curriculum vitae and
the names of three references to:
Department Chair: Dr. Ronald MacKay, Dept. of Biology
Email: Biology@msvu.ca

Application deadline: 6/8/2015
—————————————————

—————————————————
Department/Faculty: Biology
Course Name: Laboratory for BIOL 2202 General Microbiology
Course Code: BIOL 202L LB
Academic Term: Fall
Class Timetable: Th 1:30pm-4:15pm

Course Unit Value: 0.25 unit
—————————————————
Start Date: 9/9/2015
End Date: 12/22/2015
—————————————————
Qualifications:
The candidate must have a BSc in biology or a related discipline, at least
one year of microbiology laboratory experience (post-BSc) and some
relevant lab-teaching experience (post-BSc).
—————————————————
Duties: Preparation, teaching, student consultation, grading and marking,
distribution of student evaluation questionnaires, involvement in student
appeals, and other duties appropriate to the
appointment. —————————————————
Additional Duties:
This is a position for a laboratory instructor. The instructor does not
create the exercises or write the lab manual. The instructor works
co-operatively with the lecturer, the senior lab instructor, the
technician and teaching assistants. This lab may or may not be provided
with a teaching assistant. For a description of the course, see BIOL 2202
in the MSVU Undergraduate Academic Calendar.
—————————————————
Remuneration: Remuneration is in accordance with the Collective Agreement
between Mount Saint Vincent University and CUPE 3912
—————————————————
How to apply: Send your application accompanied by curriculum vitae and
the names of three references to:
Department Chair: Dr. Ronald MacKay, Dept. of Biology
Email: Biology@msvu.ca

Application deadline: 6/8/2015
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Department/Faculty: Biology
Course Name: Laboratory for BIOL 3312 General Ecology
Course Code: BIOL 312L LA
Academic Term: Fall
Class Timetable: Th 1:30pm-4:15pm
Course Unit Value: 0.25 unit
—————————————————
Start Date: 9/9/2015
End Date: 12/22/2015
—————————————————
Qualifications:
The candidate must have a BSc in biology or a related discipline, at least
one year of laboratory or field experience in ecology (post-BSc) and some
relevant lab and field-teaching experience (post-BSc).
—————————————————
Duties: Preparation, teaching, student consultation, grading and marking,
distribution of student evaluation questionnaires, involvement in student
appeals, and other duties appropriate to the
appointment. —————————————————
Additional Duties:
This is a position for a laboratory instructor. The instructor does not
create the exercises or write the lab manual. The instructor works
co-operatively with the lecturer, the senior lab instructor, the
technician and teaching assistants. This lab may or may not be provided
with a teaching assistant. For a description of the course, see BIOL 3312

in the MSVU Undergraduate Academic Calendar.
—————————————————
Remuneration: Remuneration is in accordance with the Collective Agreement
between Mount Saint Vincent University and CUPE 3912
—————————————————
How to apply: Send your application accompanied by curriculum vitae and
the names of three references to:
Department Chair: Dr. Ronald MacKay, Dept. of Biology
Email: Biology@msvu.ca

Application deadline: 6/8/2015
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Department/Faculty: Biology
Course Name: Laboratory for BIOL 3372 Molecular Genetics
Course Code: BIOL 372 LA
Academic Term: Fall
Class Timetable: W 1:30pm-4:15pm
Course Unit Value: 0.25 unit
—————————————————
Start Date: 9/9/2015
End Date: 12/22/2015
—————————————————
Qualifications:
The candidate must have a BSc in biology or a related discipline, at least
one year of molecular genetics, molecular biology or genomics laboratory
experience (post-BSc) and some relevant lab-teaching experience
(post-BSc).
—————————————————
Duties: Preparation, teaching, student consultation, grading and marking,
distribution of student evaluation questionnaires, involvement in student
appeals, and other duties appropriate to the
appointment. —————————————————
Additional Duties:
This is a position for a laboratory instructor. The instructor does not
create the exercises or write the lab manual. The instructor works
co-operatively with the lecturer, the senior lab instructor, the
technician and teaching assistants. This lab may or may not be provided
with a teaching assistant. For a description of the course, see BIOL 3372

in the MSVU Undergraduate Academic Calendar.
—————————————————
Remuneration: Remuneration is in accordance with the Collective Agreement
between Mount Saint Vincent University and CUPE 3912
—————————————————
How to apply: Send your application accompanied by curriculum vitae and
the names of three references to:
Department Chair: Dr. Ronald MacKay, Dept. of Biology
Email: Biology@msvu.ca

Application deadline: 6/8/2015
—————————————————

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Department/Faculty: Biology
Course Name: Human Reproduction, Growth and Maturation
Course Code: BIOL 1114 02
Academic Term: Winter
Class Timetable: W 7:15pm-9:45pm
Course Unit Value: 0.5 unit
—————————————————
Start Date: 1/5/2016
End Date: 4/27/2016
—————————————————
Qualifications:
The successful candidate will have a PhD in a relevant area of biology,
expertise in the course subject, and demonstrated competence in teaching
at the university level.
—————————————————
Duties: Preparation, teaching, student consultation, grading and marking,
distribution of student evaluation questionnaires, involvement in student
appeals, and other duties appropriate to the
appointment. —————————————————
Additional Duties:
See the description of BIOL 1114 in the MSVU Undergraduate Academic

Calendar.
—————————————————
Remuneration: Remuneration is in accordance with the Collective Agreement
between Mount Saint Vincent University and CUPE 3912
—————————————————
How to apply: Send your application accompanied by curriculum vitae and
the names of three references to:
Department Chair: Dr. Ronald MacKay, Dept. of Biology
Email: Biology@msvu.ca

Application deadline: 6/8/2015
—————————————————

—————————————————
Department/Faculty: Biology
Course Name: Introductory Biology II (2nd half)
Course Code: BIOL 1153 01
Academic Term: Winter
Class Timetable: MWF 10:30am-11:20am
Course Unit Value: 0.25 unit
—————————————————
Start Date: 1/5/2016
End Date: 4/27/2016
—————————————————
Qualifications:
The successful candidate will have a PhD in biology or a related subject
and demonstrated competence in teaching at the university level.
Duties: Preparation, teaching, student consultation, grading and marking,
distribution of student evaluation questionnaires, involvement in student
appeals, and other duties appropriate to the appointment.
—————————————————
Duties: Preparation, teaching, student consultation, grading and marking,
distribution of student evaluation questionnaires, involvement in student
appeals, and other duties appropriate to the
appointment. —————————————————
Additional Duties:
This position is the second half of BIOL 1153 01. The lecturers of the
first and second halves co-operate in defining course material and
administering the course. The second half of the course is mostly
concerned with botany and ecology. See the description of BIOL 1153 in

the MSVU Undergraduate Academic Calendar.
—————————————————
Remuneration: Remuneration is in accordance with the Collective Agreement
between Mount Saint Vincent University and CUPE 3912
—————————————————
How to apply: Send your application accompanied by curriculum vitae and
the names of three references to:
Department Chair: Dr. Ronald MacKay, Dept. of Biology
Email: Biology@msvu.ca

Application deadline: 6/8/2015
—————————————————

—————————————————
Department/Faculty: Biology
Course Name: Introductory Biology II (2nd half)
Course Code: BIOL 1153 02
Academic Term: Winter
Class Timetable: MWF 12:00pm-12:50pm
Course Unit Value: 0.25 unit
—————————————————
Start Date: 1/5/2016
End Date: 4/27/2016
—————————————————
Qualifications:
The successful candidate will have a PhD in biology or a related subject
and demonstrated competence in teaching at the university level.
Duties: Preparation, teaching, student consultation, grading and marking,
distribution of student evaluation questionnaires, involvement in student
appeals, and other duties appropriate to the appointment.
—————————————————
Duties: Preparation, teaching, student consultation, grading and marking,
distribution of student evaluation questionnaires, involvement in student
appeals, and other duties appropriate to the
appointment. —————————————————
Additional Duties:
This position is the second half of BIOL 1153 02. The lecturers of the

first and second halves co-operate in defining course material and
administering the course. The second half of the course is mostly
concerned with botany and ecology. See the description of BIOL 1153 in
the MSVU Undergraduate Academic Calendar.
—————————————————
Remuneration: Remuneration is in accordance with the Collective Agreement
between Mount Saint Vincent University and CUPE 3912
—————————————————
How to apply: Send your application accompanied by curriculum vitae and
the names of three references to:
Department Chair: Dr. Ronald MacKay, Dept. of Biology
Email: Biology@msvu.ca

Application deadline: 6/8/2015
—————————————————

—————————————————
Department/Faculty: Biology
Course Name: Human Anatomy and Physiology II
Course Code: BIOL 2206 01
Academic Term: Winter
Class Timetable: T Th 4:30pm-5:45pm
Course Unit Value: 0.5 unit
—————————————————
Start Date: 1/5/2016
End Date: 4/27/2016
—————————————————
Qualifications:
The successful candidate will have a PhD in a relevant area of biology,
expertise in the course subject, and demonstrated competence in teaching
at the university level.

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Duties: Preparation, teaching, student consultation, grading and marking,
distribution of student evaluation questionnaires, involvement in student
appeals, and other duties appropriate to the
appointment. —————————————————
Additional Duties:
See the description of BIOL 2206 in the MSVU Undergraduate Academic
Calendar.
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Remuneration: Remuneration is in accordance with the Collective Agreement
between Mount Saint Vincent University and CUPE 3912
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How to apply: Send your application accompanied by curriculum vitae and
the names of three references to:
Department Chair: Dr. Ronald MacKay, Dept. of Biology
Email: Biology@msvu.ca

Application deadline: 6/8/2015
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Department/Faculty: Biology
Course Name: Cell and Molecular Biology
Course Code: BIOL 2240 01
Academic Term: Winter
Class Timetable: MWF 9:00am-9:50am
Course Unit Value: 0.5 unit
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Start Date: 1/5/2016
End Date: 4/27/2016
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Qualifications:
The successful candidate will have a PhD in a relevant area of biology,
expertise in the course subject, and demonstrated competence in teaching
at the university level.
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Duties: Preparation, teaching, student consultation, grading and marking,
distribution of student evaluation questionnaires, involvement in student
appeals, and other duties appropriate to the
appointment. —————————————————
Additional Duties:
See the description of BIOL 2240 in the MSVU Academic Calendar.
—————————————————
Remuneration: Remuneration is in accordance with the Collective Agreement
between Mount Saint Vincent University and CUPE 3912
—————————————————
How to apply: Send your application accompanied by curriculum vitae and
the names of three references to:
Department Chair: Dr. Ronald MacKay, Dept. of Biology
Email: Biology@msvu.ca

Application deadline: 6/8/2015
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DAL Part‑Time Academic Posting: Department of BiologyPosted by Department of Biology on May 11, 2015 in Job Postings
(1)PART-TIME ACADEMIC POSTING
DALHOUSIE UNIVERSITY
Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada B3H 4R2POSTING DATE: May 11, 2015APPLICATION DEADLINE: May 20, 2015

POSITIONS: Part-time Academics; 2 Laboratory Instructors for Principles of Animal Physiology Part I/Physiology of Marine Animals, Part I (Biology3078/Marine Biology 3074), September 1, through December 31, 2015

DEPARTMENT/LOCATION: Biology

PAY RATE: $4,565.50 to $5,583.00

WORK ASSIGNMENT: In consultation with the class coordinator, the sessional laboratory instructors will be responsible for the development and teaching of the laboratory component of the course; coordinate class TA’s and technicians; general administration (handling student issues, supervising TA’s, submitting grades, invigilating exam and tests, etc.). The positions report to the Chair of the Department.

REQUIREMENTS OF POSITIONS: The applicants will have an advanced degree in biology. Previous, recent teaching experience (classroom and or laboratory) in animal physiology would be a definite asset. First time applicants must provide the names of two referees.

IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN THE ABOVE POSITION, PLEASE APPLY IN WRITING BY THE APPLICATION DEADLINE TO:

Chair biochair@dal.ca
Department of Biology, Room 2078
Dalhousie University
Halifax, NS B3H 4R2

All offers of employment as a part-time academic are conditional upon sufficient student enrolment in the course and approval by the University.

Dalhousie University is an Employment Equity/Affirmative Action Employer.
The University encourages applications from qualified Aboriginal peoples, people with a disability,
racially visible persons and women.

(2)

PART-TIME ACADEMIC POSTING
DALHOUSIE UNIVERSITY
Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada B3H 4R2

POSTING DATE: May 11, 2015

APPLICATION DEADLINE: May 20, 2015

POSITIONS: Part-time Academics; 2 Laboratory Instructors for Principles of Animal Physiology, Part II/Physiology of Marine Animals, Part II (Biology3079/Marine Biology 3076), January 1, through April 30, 2016

DEPARTMENT/LOCATION: Biology

PAY RATE: $4,565.50 to $5,583.00

WORK ASSIGNMENT: In consultation with the class coordinator, the laboratory instructors will be responsible for the development and teaching of the laboratory component of the course; coordinate class TA’s and technicians; general administration (handling student issues, supervising TA’s, submitting grades, invigilating exam and tests, etc.). The positions report to the Chair of the Department.

REQUIREMENTS OF POSITIONS: The applicants will have an advanced degree in biology. Previous, recent teaching experience (classroom and or laboratory) in animal physiology would be a definite asset. First time applicants must provide the names of two referees.

IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN THE ABOVE POSITION, PLEASE APPLY IN WRITING BY THE APPLICATION DEADLINE TO:

Chair biochair@dal.ca
Department of Biology, Room 2078
Dalhousie University
Halifax, NS B3H 4R2

All offers of employment as a part-time academic are conditional upon sufficient student enrolment in the course and approval by the University.

Dalhousie University is an Employment Equity/Affirmative Action Employer.
The University encourages applications from qualified Aboriginal peoples, people with a disability, racially visible persons and women.

(3)

PART-TIME ACADEMIC POSTING
DALHOUSIE UNIVERSITY
Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada B3H 4R2

POSTING DATE: May 11, 2015

APPLICATION DEADLINE: May 20, 2015

POSITIONS: Part-time Academic; Introductory Ecology (Biology 2060.03); January 1, to April 30, 2016

DEPARTMENT/LOCATION: Biology

PAY RATE: $4,565.50 to $5,583

WORK ASSIGNMENT: The instructor is responsible for the class lectures and evaluation of students. The instructor is responsible for the class lectures and evaluation of students. The class covers population growth, competition, predation, food webs, metapopulation dynamics, biodiversity and ecosystem functions. The instructor will consult with the laboratory instructor in the delivery of the course content. The position reports to the Chair of the Department.

REQUIREMENTS OF POSITION: The applicants will have an advanced degree in biology and have prior, recent teaching experience in the field of ecology and demonstrated ability to lecture to over 100 undergraduate students. First-time applicants to the Department of Biology must provide the names of two references.

IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN THE ABOVE POSITION, PLEASE APPLY IN WRITING BY THE APPLICATION DEADLINE TO:

Chair biochair@dal.ca
Department of Biology, Room 2078
Dalhousie University
Halifax, NS B3H 4R2

All offers of employment as a part-time academic are conditional upon sufficient student enrolment in the course and approval by the University.

Dalhousie University is an Employment Equity/Affirmative Action Employer.
The University encourages applications from qualified Aboriginal peoples, people with a disability, racially visible persons and women

DAL Part‑Time Academic Postings: Department of BiologyPosted by Department of Biology on May 4, 2015 in Job Postings
(1)PART-TIME ACADEMIC POSTING
DALHOUSIE UNIVERSITY
Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada B3H 4R2POSTING DATE: May 4, 2015APPLICATION DEADLINE: May 13, 2015

POSITION: Part-time Academic (1/3); Principles of Biology Part II (Biology 1011); March 1, through April 30, 2016.

DEPARTMENT/LOCATION: Biology

PAY RATE: $4,565.50 to $5,583.00 (to be prorated)

WORK ASSIGNMENT: The instructor is responsible for approximately 1/3 of the lectures (the majority of the lectures will be during March) with emphasis on animal physiology, assisting students on an individual basis, general administration of the classes (handling student issues, submitting grades, etc.) and invigilating tests and examinations. The position reports to the Chair of the Department.

REQUIREMENTS OF POSITION: All applicants for this position will have an advanced degree in biology. Previous, recent teaching experience in the related discipline and demonstrated ability to lecture to a large class (500+) of undergraduate students would be a definite asset. First time applicants must provide the names of two referees.

IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN THE ABOVE POSITION, PLEASE APPLY IN WRITING BY THE APPLICATION DEADLINE TO:

Chair biochair@dal.ca
Department of Biology, Room 2078
Dalhousie University
Halifax, NS B3H 4R2

All offers of employment as a part-time academic are conditional upon sufficient student enrolment in the course and approval by the University.

Dalhousie University is an Employment Equity/Affirmative Action Employer.
The University encourages applications from qualified Aboriginal peoples, people with a disability, racially visible persons and women.

(2)

PART-TIME ACADEMIC POSTING
DALHOUSIE UNIVERSITY
Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada B3H 4R2

POSTING DATE: May 4, 2015

APPLICATION DEADLINE: May 13, 2015

POSITION: One-Half Time Part-time Academic; Diversity of Life I (Biology 2003.03); September 1, to December 31, 2015

DEPARTMENT/LOCATION: Biology

PAY RATE: $4,565.50 to $5,583 (to be prorated)

WORK ASSIGNMENT: The instructor is responsible for approximately 1/2 of the lectures during the term, with emphasis on vertebrates; assisting students on an individual basis, general administration of the classes (handling student issues, submitting grades, etc.) and invigilating tests and examinations. The position reports to the Chair of the Department.

REQUIREMENTS OF POSITION: The applicants will have an advanced degree in biology. Previous, recent teaching experience in the related discipline and demonstrated ability to lecture to a large class of undergraduate students would be a definite asset. First time applicants must provide the names of two referees.

IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN THE ABOVE POSITION, PLEASE APPLY IN WRITING BY THE APPLICATION DEADLINE TO:

Chair biochair@dal.ca
Department of Biology, Room 2078
Dalhousie University
Halifax, NS B3H 4R2

All offers of employment as a part-time academic are conditional upon sufficient student enrolment in the course and approval by the University.

Dalhousie University is an Employment Equity/Affirmative Action Employer.
The University encourages applications from qualified Aboriginal peoples, people with a disability, racially visible persons and women.

(3)

PART-TIME ACADEMIC POSTING
DALHOUSIE UNIVERSITY
Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada B3H 4R2

POSTING DATE: May 4, 2015

APPLICATION DEADLINE: May 13, 2015

POSITIONS: Part-time Academic (2 positions); Behavioral Ecology (Biology 3062.03); January 1, to April 30, 2016

DEPARTMENT/LOCATION: Biology

PAY RATE: $4,565.50 to $5,583

WORK ASSIGNMENT: The instructor(s) will be giving lectures examining animal behaviour from an evolutionary perspective. Why do animals do what they do? Using the theory of natural selection as a basis, he/she will examine foraging, grouping patterns, territorial behaviour, parenting, mating behavior, social organization, aggression and co-operation. The position(s) reports to the Chair of the Department.

REQUIREMENTS OF POSITION: The applicants will have an advanced degree in biology and have prior, recent teaching experience in the field of behavioural ecology and demonstrated ability to lecture to over 100 undergraduate students. First-time applicants to the Department of Biology must provide the names of two references.

IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN THE ABOVE POSITION, PLEASE APPLY IN WRITING BY THE APPLICATION DEADLINE TO:

Chair biochair@dal.ca
Department of Biology, Room 2078
Dalhousie University
Halifax, NS B3H 4R2

All offers of employment as a part-time academic are conditional upon sufficient student enrolment in the course and approval by the University.

Dalhousie University is an Employment Equity/Affirmative Action Employer.
The University encourages applications from qualified Aboriginal peoples, people with a disability, racially visible persons and women

(4)

PART-TIME ACADEMIC POSTING
DALHOUSIE UNIVERSITY
Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada B3H 4R2

POSTING DATE: May 4, 2015

APPLICATION DEADLINE: May 13, 2015

POSITIONS: Part-time Academic: Principles of Animal Physiology Part I/Physiology of Marine Animals, Part I, (Biology 3078.03/Marine Biology 3074.03); September 1, to December 31, 2015.

DEPARTMENT/LOCATION: Biology

PAY RATE: $4,565.50-$5,583.00

WORK ASSIGNMENT: The instructor is responsible for lectures, assisting students on an individual basis; general administration of the class (handling student issues, submitting grades, etc.); invigilating tests and examinations. The positions report to the Chair of the Department.

REQUIREMENTS OF POSITION: All applicants for this position will have an advanced degree in biology. Previous, recent teaching experience (classroom and or laboratory) in the related discipline would be a definite asset. First time applicants must provide the names of two referees.

IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN THE ABOVE POSITION, PLEASE APPLY IN WRITING BY THE APPLICATION DEADLINE TO:

Chair biochair@dal.ca
Department of Biology, Room 2078
Dalhousie University
Halifax, NS B3H 4R2

All offers of employment as a part-time academic are conditional upon sufficient student enrolment in the course and approval by the University.

Dalhousie University is an Employment Equity/Affirmative Action Employer.
The University encourages applications from qualified Aboriginal peoples, people with a disability, racially visible persons and women.

(5)

PART-TIME ACADEMIC POSTING
DALHOUSIE UNIVERSITY
Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada B3H 4R2

POSTING DATE: May 4, 2015

APPLICATION DEADLINE: May 13, 2015

POSITIONS: Part-time Academic; Invertebrate Biology (Biology/Marine Biology 3301); January 1, to April 30, 2016

DEPARTMENT/LOCATION: Biology

PAY RATE: $4,565.50-$5,583.00

WORK ASSIGNMENT: The instructor is responsible for lectures, and coordinating and delivering the laboratory component of the class; assisting students on an individual basis; general administration of the classes (handling student issues, submitting grades, etc.); invigilating tests and examinations. The position reports to the Chair of the Department.

REQUIREMENTS OF POSITION: The applicants will have an advanced degree in biology. Previous, recent teaching experience (classroom and or laboratory) in the related discipline would be a definite asset. First time applicants must provide the names of two referees.

IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN THE ABOVE POSITION, PLEASE APPLY IN WRITING BY THE APPLICATION DEADLINE TO:

Chair biochair@dal.ca
Department of Biology, Room 2078
Dalhousie University
Halifax, NS B3H 4R2

All offers of employment as a part-time academic are conditional upon sufficient student enrolment in the course and approval by the University.

Dalhousie University is an Employment Equity/Affirmative Action Employer.
The University encourages applications from qualified Aboriginal peoples, people with a disability, racially visible persons and women

(6)

PART-TIME ACADEMIC POSTING
DALHOUSIE UNIVERSITY
Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada B3H 4R2

POSTING DATE: May 4, 2015

APPLICATION DEADLINE: May 13, 2015

POSITION: Part-time Academics (2 positions): Parasitology (Biology 3322.03); September 1, to December 31, 2015

DEPARTMENT/LOCATION: Biology

PAY RATE: $4,565.50-$5,583.00

WORK ASSIGNMENT: The instructor(s) is responsible for lectures, and coordinating the laboratory component of the class; assisting students on an individual basis; general administration of the classes (handling student issues, submitting grades, etc.); invigilating tests and examinations. The position(s) reports to the Chair of the Department.

REQUIREMENTS OF POSITION: The applicants will have an advanced degree in biology. Previous, recent teaching experience (classroom and or laboratory) in the related discipline would be a definite asset. First time applicants must provide the names of two referees.

IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN THE ABOVE POSITION, PLEASE APPLY IN WRITING BY THE APPLICATION DEADLINE TO:

Chair biochair@dal.ca
Department of Biology, Room 2078
Dalhousie University
Halifax, NS B3H 4R2

All offers of employment as a part-time academic are conditional upon sufficient student enrolment in the course and approval by the University.

Dalhousie University is an Employment Equity/Affirmative Action Employer.
The University encourages applications from qualified Aboriginal peoples, people with a disability, racially visible persons and women

(7)

PART-TIME ACADEMIC POSTING
DALHOUSIE UNIVERSITY
Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada B3H 4R2

POSTING DATE: May 4, 2015

APPLICATION DEADLINE: May 13, 2015

POSITIONS: Part-time Academic (2 positions); Marine Mammalogy (Biology/Marine Biology 4060.03/5651.03); January 1, to April 30, 2016

DEPARTMENT/LOCATION: Biology

PAY RATE: $4,565.50-$5,583.00

WORK ASSIGNMENT: The instructor(s) is responsible for lecturing on the various characteristics, special adaptations, evolution, ecosystem roles, and population biology of marine mammals. Evaluative material (examinations, mid-terms) will be given and marked. The position(s) reports to the Chair of the Department.

REQUIREMENTS OF POSITION: The applicants will possess a doctorate in biology with teaching and research experience in marine mammalogy. He/she will also have demonstrated ability in lecturing to students in an undergraduate course. First-time applicants to the Department of Biology must provide the names of two references.

IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN THE ABOVE POSITION, PLEASE APPLY IN WRITING BY THE APPLICATION DEADLINE TO:

Chair biochair@dal.ca
Department of Biology, Room 2078
Dalhousie University
Halifax, NS B3H 4R2

All offers of employment as a part-time academic are conditional upon sufficient student enrolment in the course and approval by the University.

Dalhousie University is an Employment Equity/Affirmative Action Employer.
The University encourages applications from qualified Aboriginal peoples, people with a disability, racially visible persons and women

(8)

PART-TIME ACADEMIC POSTING
DALHOUSIE UNIVERSITY
Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada B3H 4R2

POSTING DATE: May 4, 2015

APPLICATION DEADLINE: May 13, 2015

POSITION: Part-time Academic; Diversity of Algae, (Biology/Marine Biology 3221.03); September 1, to December 31, 2015

DEPARTMENT/LOCATION: Biology

PAY RATE: $4,565.50-$5,583.00

WORK ASSIGNMENT: The instructor is responsible for lectures and coordinating the laboratory component of the class; assisting students on an individual basis; general administration of the classes (handling student issues, supervising TAs, submitting grades, etc.); invigilating tests and examinations. The position reports to the Chair of the Department.

REQUIREMENTS OF POSITION: All applicants will have an advanced degree in biology. Previous, recent teaching experience (classroom and or laboratory) in the related discipline would be a definite asset. First time applicants must provide the names of two referees.

IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN THE ABOVE POSITION, PLEASE APPLY IN WRITING BY THE APPLICATION DEADLINE TO:

Chair biochair@dal.ca
Department of Biology, Room 2078
Dalhousie University
Halifax, NS B3H 4R2

All offers of employment as a part-time academic are conditional upon sufficient student enrolment in the course and approval by the University.
Dalhousie University is an Employment Equity/Affirmative Action employer.
The University encourages applications from qualified Aboriginal peoples, people with a disability, racially visible persons and women.

(9)

PART-TIME ACADEMIC POSTING
DALHOUSIE UNIVERSITY
Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada B3H 4R2

POSTING DATE: May 4, 2015

APPLICATION DEADLINE: May 13, 2015

POSITION: Part-time Academic: Biologging in Ecology (Biology/Marine Biology 4323.03); January 1, to April 30, 2016

DEPARTMENT/LOCATION: Biology

PAY RATE: $4,565.50-$5,583.00

WORK ASSIGNMENT: The instructor is responsible for lectures, and coordinating the laboratory component of the class; assisting students on an individual basis; general administration of the classes (handling student issues, submitting grades, etc.); invigilating tests and examinations. The position reports to the Chair of the Department.

REQUIREMENTS OF POSITION: Previous, recent teaching experience (classroom and or laboratory) in the related discipline would be a definite asset. First time applicants must provide the names of two referees.

IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN THE ABOVE POSITION, PLEASE APPLY IN WRITING BY THE APPLICATION DEADLINE TO:

Chair biochair@dal.ca
Department of Biology, Room 2078
Dalhousie University
Halifax, NS B3H 4R2

All offers of employment as a part-time academic are conditional upon sufficient student enrolment in the course and approval by the University.

Dalhousie University is an Employment Equity/Affirmative Action Employer.
The University encourages applications from qualified Aboriginal peoples, people with a disability, racially visible persons and women

DAL Part‑Time Academic Posting: Department of BiologyPosted by Department of Biology on April 20, 2015 in Job Postings
PART-TIME ACADEMIC POSTING
DALHOUSIE UNIVERSITY
Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada B3H 4R2POSTING DATE: April 20, 2015APPLICATION DEADLINE: April 29, 2015POSITION: Part-time Academic; Introductory Biology II (Biology 1021, online); May 4, to July 31, 2015

DEPARTMENT/LOCATION: Biology

PAY RATE: $4,565.50-$5,583

WORK ASSIGNMENT: The instructor is responsible for the administration and delivery of BIOL 1021 (Introductory Biology II: Organismal Biology and Ecology), including content review in the form of webcasts and web conferences, assisting students on an individual basis, managing teaching assistants, invigilating tests and examinations, and submitting grades. The position reports to the Chair of the Department. For more information about BIOL1021, please visit http://biology.dal.ca/online.

REQUIREMENTS OF POSITION: The candidate should have an MSc or equivalent academic experience in Biology, and experience in the CMS used at Dalhousie University (Blackboard Learn 9.1). Candidates must have a strong background and interest in teaching, good communication skills, and ability to work as a team member. Additional training or experience in online learning and web technologies are assets. First time applicants must provide the names of two referees.

IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN THE ABOVE POSITION, PLEASE APPLY IN WRITING BY THE APPLICATION DEADLINE TO:

Chair (biochair@dal.ca)
Department of Biology, Room 2078
Dalhousie University
Halifax, NS B3H 4R2

All offers of employment as a part-time academic are conditional upon sufficient student enrolment in the course and approval by the University.

Dalhousie University is an Employment Equity/Affirmative Action Employer.
The University encourages applications from qualified Aboriginal peoples, people with a disability, racially visible persons and women.

PART-TIME ACADEMIC POSTING
DALHOUSIE UNIVERSITY
Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada B3H 4R2

POSTING DATE: April 16, 2015

APPLICATION DEADLINE: April 25, 2015

POSITION: Part-time Academic; Introductory Biology I (Biology 1020, online); May 4 to July 31, 2015

DEPARTMENT/LOCATION: Biology

PAY RATE: $4,565.50-$5,583

WORK ASSIGNMENT: The instructor is responsible for the administration and delivery of BIOL 1020 (Introductory Biology I: Cells, Genetics, and Evolution), including content review in the form of webcasts and web conferences, assisting students on an individual basis, managing teaching assistants, invigilating tests and examinations, and submitting grades. The position reports to the Chair of the Department. For more information about BIOL1020, please visit http://biology.dal.ca/online.

REQUIREMENTS OF POSITION: The candidate should have an MSc or equivalent academic experience in Biology, and experience in the CMS used at Dalhousie University (Blackboard Learn 9.1). Candidates must have a strong background and interest in teaching, good communication skills, and ability to work as a team member. Additional training or experience in online learning and web technologies are assets. First time applicants must provide the names of two referees.

IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN THE ABOVE POSITION, PLEASE APPLY IN WRITING BY THE APPLICATION DEADLINE TO:

Chair
Department of Biology, Room 2078
Dalhousie University
Halifax, NS B3H 4R2

All offers of employment as a part-time academic are conditional upon sufficient student enrolment in the course and approval by the University.

Dalhousie University is an Employment Equity/Affirmative Action Employer.
The University encourages applications from qualified Aboriginal peoples, people with a disability, racially visible persons and women.


PART-TIME ACADEMIC POSTING
DALHOUSIE UNIVERSITY
Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada B3H 4R2

POSTING DATE:

APPLICATION DEADLINE:

POSITION: Part-time Academic; Introductory Biology II (Biology 1021, online); May 4, to July 31, 2015

DEPARTMENT/LOCATION: Biology

PAY RATE: $4,565.50-$5,583

WORK ASSIGNMENT: The instructor is responsible for the administration and delivery of BIOL 1021 (Introductory Biology II: Organismal Biology and Ecology), including content review in the form of webcasts and web conferences, assisting students on an individual basis, managing teaching assistants, invigilating tests and examinations, and submitting grades. The position reports to the Chair of the Department. For more information about BIOL1021, please visit http://biology.dal.ca/online.

REQUIREMENTS OF POSITION: The candidate should have an MSc or equivalent academic experience in Biology, and experience in the CMS used at Dalhousie University (Blackboard Learn 9.1). Candidates must have a strong background and interest in teaching, good communication skills, and ability to work as a team member. Additional training or experience in online learning and web technologies are assets. First time applicants must provide the names of two referees.

IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN THE ABOVE POSITION, PLEASE APPLY IN WRITING BY THE APPLICATION DEADLINE TO:

Chair
Department of Biology, Room 2078
Dalhousie University
Halifax, NS B3H 4R2

All offers of employment as a part-time academic are conditional upon sufficient student enrolment in the course and approval by the University.

Dalhousie University is an Employment Equity/Affirmative Action Employer.
The University encourages applications from qualified Aboriginal peoples, people with a disability, racially visible persons and women.

DAL Part‑Time Academic Posting: Department of BiologyPosted by Department of Biology on April 16, 2015 in Job Postings
PART-TIME ACADEMIC POSTING
DALHOUSIE UNIVERSITY
Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada B3H 4R2POSTING DATE: April 16, 2015APPLICATION DEADLINE: April 25, 2015POSITION: Part-time Academic; Introductory Biology I (Biology 1020, online); May 4 to July 31, 2015

DEPARTMENT/LOCATION: Biology

PAY RATE: $4,565.50-$5,583

WORK ASSIGNMENT: The instructor is responsible for the administration and delivery of BIOL 1020 (Introductory Biology I: Cells, Genetics, and Evolution), including content review in the form of webcasts and web conferences, assisting students on an individual basis, managing teaching assistants, invigilating tests and examinations, and submitting grades. The position reports to the Chair of the Department. For more information about BIOL1020, please visit http://biology.dal.ca/online.

REQUIREMENTS OF POSITION: The candidate should have an MSc or equivalent academic experience in Biology, and experience in the CMS used at Dalhousie University (Blackboard Learn 9.1). Candidates must have a strong background and interest in teaching, good communication skills, and ability to work as a team member. Additional training or experience in online learning and web technologies are assets. First time applicants must provide the names of two referees.

IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN THE ABOVE POSITION, PLEASE APPLY IN WRITING BY THE APPLICATION DEADLINE TO:

Chair
Department of Biology, Room 2078
Dalhousie University
Halifax, NS B3H 4R2

All offers of employment as a part-time academic are conditional upon sufficient student enrolment in the course and approval by the University.

Dalhousie University is an Employment Equity/Affirmative Action Employer.
The University encourages applications from qualified Aboriginal peoples, people with a disability, racially visible persons and women.

DAL Part-time Academic Postings – SEASIDE Program, Department of BiologyPART-TIME ACADEMIC POSTING
DALHOUSIE UNIVERSITY
Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada B3H 4R2POSTING DATE: April 6, 2015
APPLICATION DEADLINE: April 15, 2015POSITION: Part-time AcademicDEPARTMENT/LOCATION: Biology / Life Sciences Centre

PAY RATE: In accordance with CUPE Collective Agreement

WORK ASSIGNMENT: The part-time academic will be responsible for teaching the field and lab intensive course, BIOL 3630.03, “Field Methods in Animal Behaviour”. The course will be offered in the Summer session, April 29-May 14, 2015, Monday to Saturday, approx. 0835-1625. Responsibilities include all aspects of teaching and administering the course, including lectures, field trips, test preparation, and evaluation of tests and reports. The part-time academic will also be responsible for preparing a budget in consultation with the program director, and keeping field-related expenses within the approved budget. The part-time academic should expect to spend considerable time before and after the official course dates in preparation for the course and marking assignments.

REQUIREMENTS OF POSITION: A graduate degree in Biology or related field and research experience in Animal Behaviour. Up-to-date Standard First Aid and CPR certification and a driver’s license valid in Nova Scotia. Preference will be given to candidates possessing a Ph.D. and/or previous university teaching experience in the subject of the course.

Applications should include a letter, up-to-date C.V., and evidence of teaching effectiveness (such as summary of relevant course evaluations). Please contact Cindy Staicer before applying if you have any questions about the position.

IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN THE ABOVE POSITION, PLEASE APPLY IN WRITING (or e-mail) BY THE APPLICATION DEADLINE TO:

Dr. Cindy Staicer , Director, SEASIDE Program, Department of Biology, Dalhousie University, Halifax, NS, B3H 4R2 http://seaside.science.dal.ca

All offers of employment as a part-time academic are conditional upon sufficient student enrolment in the course and approval by the University.

Dalhousie University is an Employment Equity/Affirmative Action employer. The University encourages applications from qualified Aboriginal people, persons with a disability, racially visible persons and women.

PART-TIME ACADEMIC POSTING
DALHOUSIE UNIVERSITY
Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada B3H 4R2

POSTING DATE: April 6, 2015
APPLICATION DEADLINE: April 15, 2015

POSITION: Part-time Academic

DEPARTMENT/LOCATION: Biology / Life Sciences Centre

PAY RATE: In accordance with CUPE Collective Agreement

WORK ASSIGNMENT: The part-time academic will be responsible for teaching half of the full-credit, field intensive course, BIOL 3640.06, “Tropical Ecology and Biodiversity”. The course will be offered in the Summer session, April 29-May 29, 2015, and will meet essentially all day every day during this period. Responsibilities include all aspects of teaching the ecology portions of the course, including lectures, field trips, test preparation, and evaluation of tests and reports. The part-time academic should expect to spend considerable time before and after the official course dates in preparation for the course and marking assignments. This course will spend 18 days in Belize, Central America, May 5-22. Along with co-instructors, the part-time academic will be responsible for the students 24 hours a day, both en route and in Belize.

REQUIREMENTS OF POSITION: A graduate degree in Biology or related field, research experience in Ecology, with an emphasis in plants, ecosystems and communities, an interest in plant-animal interactions, and research experience in tropical forest ecosystems. Up-to-date Standard First Aid and CPR certification. Preference will be given to candidates possessing a Ph.D., and/or previous experience teaching university field courses, especially in topics relevant to the course.

Applications should include a letter, up-to-date C.V., and evidence of teaching effectiveness (such as summary of relevant course evaluations). Please contact Cindy Staicer before applying if you have any questions about the position.

IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN THE ABOVE POSITION, PLEASE APPLY IN WRITING (or e-mail) BY THE APPLICATION DEADLINE TO:

Dr. Cindy Staicer , Director, SEASIDE Program, Department of Biology, Dalhousie University, Halifax, NS, B3H 4R2 http://seaside.science.dal.ca

All offers of employment as a part-time academic are conditional upon sufficient student enrolment in the course and approval by the University.

Dalhousie University is an Employment Equity/Affirmative Action employer. The University encourages applications from qualified Aboriginal people, persons with a disability, racially visible persons and women.

PART-TIME ACADEMIC POSTING
DALHOUSIE UNIVERSITY
Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada B3H 4R2

POSTING DATE: April 6, 2015
APPLICATION DEADLINE: April 15, 2015

POSITION: Part-time Academic

DEPARTMENT/LOCATION: Biology / Life Sciences Centre

PAY RATE: In accordance with CUPE Collective Agreement

WORK ASSIGNMENT: The part-time academic will be responsible for teaching one-quarter of the full-credit, field intensive course, BIOL 3640.06, “Tropical Ecology and Biodiversity”. The course will be offered in the Summer session, April 29-May 29, 2015, of which 18 days will be spent in Belize, Central America. The part-time instructor will be responsible specifically for co-teaching the Belize field part of the course during May 5-22, 2015. Responsibilities include providing lectures, leading field trips, assisting with project supervision, and evaluation of field notebooks. The part-time academic should expect to spend considerable time before and after the official course dates in preparation for the course and marking assignments. Along with co-instructors, the part-time academic will be responsible for the students 24 hours a day when in Belize.

REQUIREMENTS OF POSITION: A graduate degree in Biology or related field, research experience in tropical ecology, biodiversity, and conservation biology. Local knowledge about the ecology, biodiversity of plants and animals, and conservation issues in Belize. Up-to-date Standard First Aid and CPR certification. Preference will be given to candidates possessing a Ph.D. and/or previous experience teaching students in the subject matter.

Applications should include a letter, up-to-date C.V., and evidence of teaching effectiveness (such as summary of relevant course evaluations). Please contact Cindy Staicer before applying if you have any questions about the position.

IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN THE ABOVE POSITION, PLEASE APPLY IN WRITING (or e-mail) BY THE APPLICATION DEADLINE TO:

Dr. Cindy Staicer , Director, SEASIDE Program, Department of Biology, Dalhousie University, Halifax, NS, B3H 4R2 http://seaside.science.dal.ca

All offers of employment as a part-time academic are conditional upon sufficient student enrolment in the course and approval by the University.

Dalhousie University is an Employment Equity/Affirmative Action employer. The University encourages applications from qualified Aboriginal people, persons with a disability, racially visible persons and women.

PART-TIME ACADEMIC POSTING
DALHOUSIE UNIVERSITY
Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada B3H 4R2

POSTING DATE: April 6, 2015
APPLICATION DEADLINE: April 15, 2015

POSITION: Part-time Academic
DEPARTMENT/LOCATION: Biology / Life Sciences Centre

PAY RATE: In accordance with CUPE Collective Agreement

WORK ASSIGNMENT: The part-time academic will be responsible for teaching or co-teaching BIOL 3622.03, “Ornithology”. The course will be offered in the summer session and meet from May 19-June 2, 2015, Sunday through Saturday, approx. 0905-1655 (but on the week-long field trip the day will usually start at 0430). Responsibilities include all aspects of teaching and administering the course, including lectures, field trips, test preparation, and evaluation of tests and reports. The part-time academic will be responsible for students at all times of day for 7 days while off campus at MTRI or the Harrison Lewis Centre field station near Port Joli, NS. The part-time academic will also be responsible for preparing a budget in consultation with the program director, and keeping field-related expenses within the approved budget. In addition, the part-time academic will be responsible for driving students in vehicles rented by the university, and for meal planning and obtaining food and supplies for the week off campus. The part-time academic should expect to spend considerable time before and after the official course dates in preparation for the course and marking assignments.

REQUIREMENTS OF POSITION: A graduate degree in Biology or related field and field research experience with birds. Up-to-date Standard First Aid and CPR certification and driver’s license valid in Nova Scotia. Preference will be given to candidates possessing a Ph.D. and/or previous university teaching experience in the subject of the course.

Applications should include a letter, up-to-date C.V., and evidence of teaching effectiveness (such as summary of relevant course evaluations). Please contact Cindy Staicer before applying if you have any questions about the position.

IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN THE ABOVE POSITION, PLEASE APPLY IN WRITING (or e-mail) BY THE APPLICATION DEADLINE TO:

Dr. Cindy Staicer , Director, SEASIDE Program, Department of Biology, Dalhousie University, Halifax, NS, B3H 4R2 http://seaside.science.dal.ca

All offers of employment as a part-time academic are conditional upon sufficient student enrolment in the course and approval by the University.

Dalhousie University is an Employment Equity/Affirmative Action employer. The University encourages applications from qualified Aboriginal people, persons with a disability, racially visible persons and women.

PART-TIME ACADEMIC POSTING
DALHOUSIE UNIVERSITY
Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada B3H 4R2

POSTING DATE: April 6, 2015
APPLICATION DEADLINE: April 15, 2015

POSITION: Part-time Academic
DEPARTMENT/LOCATION: Biology / Life Sciences Centre

PAY RATE: In accordance with CUPE Collective Agreement

WORK ASSIGNMENT: The part-time academic will be responsible for teaching or co-teaching BIOL 3628.03, “Marine Ornithology”. The course will be offered in the summer session and meet from June 6-20, 2015, Sunday through Saturday, approx. 0835-1625 (but on the week-long field trip the course will meet all day every day). Responsibilities include all aspects of teaching and administering the course, including lectures, field trips, test preparation, and evaluation of tests and reports. In addition, the part-time academic will be responsible for students at all times of day for 7 days while off campus on seabird islands. The part-time academic will also be responsible for preparing a budget in consultation with the program director, and keeping field-related expenses within the approved budget. In addition, the part-time academic will be responsible for driving students in vehicles rented by the university, and for meal planning and obtaining food and supplies for the week off campus. The part-time academic should expect to spend considerable time before and after the official course dates in preparation for the course and marking assignments.

REQUIREMENTS OF POSITION: A graduate degree in Biology or related field and extensive field research experience with marine birds. Up-to-date Standard First Aid and CPR certification and driver’s license valid in Nova Scotia. Preference will be given to candidates possessing a Ph.D. and/or previous university teaching experience in the subject of the course.

Applications should include a letter, up-to-date C.V., and evidence of teaching effectiveness (such as summary of relevant course evaluations). Please contact Cindy Staicer before applying if you have any questions about the position.

IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN THE ABOVE POSITION, PLEASE APPLY IN WRITING (or e-mail) BY THE APPLICATION DEADLINE TO:

Dr. Cindy Staicer , Director, SEASIDE Program, Department of Biology, Dalhousie University, Halifax, NS, B3H 4R2 http://seaside.science.dal.ca

All offers of employment as a part-time academic are conditional upon sufficient student enrolment in the course and approval by the University.

Dalhousie University is an Employment Equity/Affirmative Action employer. The University encourages applications from qualified Aboriginal people, persons with a disability, racially visible persons and women.

PART-TIME ACADEMIC POSTING
DALHOUSIE UNIVERSITY
Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada B3H 4R2

POSTING DATE: April 6, 2015
APPLICATION DEADLINE: April 15, 2015

POSITION: Part-time Academic

DEPARTMENT/LOCATION: Biology / Life Sciences Centre

PAY RATE: In accordance with CUPE Collective Agreement

WORK ASSIGNMENT: The part-time academic will be responsible for teaching BIOL 3328.03, “Medical Entomology”. The course will be offered in the summer session, April 29 – May 14, 2015, Monday through Saturday, approx. 0905-1655. Responsibilities include all aspects of teaching and administering the course, including lectures, field trips, test preparation, and evaluation of tests and reports. The part-time academic will also be responsible for preparing a budget in consultation with the program director, and keeping field-related expenses within the approved budget. In addition, the part-time academic may be responsible for driving students on field trips in a 7-passenger van rented by the university. The part-time academic should expect to spend considerable time before and after the official course dates in preparation for the course and marking assignments.

REQUIREMENTS OF POSITION: A graduate degree in Biology or related field and research experience directly related to the topic of the course. Up-to-date Standard First Aid and CPR certification and a driver’s license valid in Nova Scotia. Preference will be given to candidates possessing a Ph.D. and/or previous university teaching experience in the subject of the course.

Applications should include a letter, up-to-date C.V., and evidence of teaching effectiveness (such as summary of relevant course evaluations). Please contact Cindy Staicer before applying if you have any questions about the position.

IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN THE ABOVE POSITION, PLEASE APPLY IN WRITING (or e-mail) BY THE APPLICATION DEADLINE TO:

Dr. Cindy Staicer , Director, SEASIDE Program, Department of Biology, Dalhousie University, Halifax, NS, B3H 4R2 http://seaside.science.dal.ca

All offers of employment as a part-time academic are conditional upon sufficient student enrolment in the course and approval by the University.

Dalhousie University is an Employment Equity/Affirmative Action employer. The University encourages applications from qualified Aboriginal people, persons with a disability, racially visible persons and women.

PART-TIME ACADEMIC POSTING
DALHOUSIE UNIVERSITY
Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada B3H 4R2

POSTING DATE: April 6, 2015
APPLICATION DEADLINE: April 15, 2015

POSITION: Part-time Academic

DEPARTMENT/LOCATION: Biology / Life Sciences Centre

PAY RATE: In accordance with CUPE Collective Agreement

WORK ASSIGNMENT: The part-time academic will be responsible for teaching or co-teaching BIOL/MARI/ENVS 3632.03, “Applied Field Methods in Fish Ecology”. The course will be offered in the summer session, July 27 – August 12, 2015, Monday through Saturday, from approx. 0825-1625. Responsibilities include all aspects of teaching and administering the course, including lectures, field trips, test preparation, and evaluation of tests and reports. The part-time academic will also be responsible for preparing a budget in consultation with the program director, and keeping field-related expenses within the approved budget. In addition, the part-time academic may be responsible for driving students on field trips in a 7-passenger van rented by the university. The part-time academic should expect to spend considerable time before and after the official course dates in preparation for the course and marking assignments.

REQUIREMENTS OF POSITION: A graduate degree in Biology or related field and research experience directly related to the topic of the course. Up-to-date Standard First Aid and CPR certification and driver’s license valid in Nova Scotia. Preference will be given to candidates possessing a Ph.D. and/or previous university teaching experience in the subject of the course.

Applications should include a letter, up-to-date C.V., and evidence of teaching effectiveness (such as summary of relevant course evaluations). Please contact Cindy Staicer before applying if you have any questions about the position.

IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN THE ABOVE POSITION, PLEASE APPLY IN WRITING (or e-mail) BY THE APPLICATION DEADLINE TO:

Dr. Cindy Staicer , Director, SEASIDE Program, Department of Biology, Dalhousie University, Halifax, NS, B3H 4R2 http://seaside.science.dal.ca

All offers of employment as a part-time academic are conditional upon sufficient student enrolment in the course and approval by the University.

Dalhousie University is an Employment Equity/Affirmative Action employer. The University encourages applications from qualified Aboriginal people, persons with a disability, racially visible persons and women.

PART-TIME ACADEMIC POSTING
DALHOUSIE UNIVERSITY
Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada B3H 4R2

POSTING DATE: April 6, 2015
APPLICATION DEADLINE: April 15, 2015

POSITION: Part-time Academic

DEPARTMENT/LOCATION: Biology / Life Sciences Centre

PAY RATE: In accordance with CUPE Collective Agreement

WORK ASSIGNMENT: The part-time academic will be responsible for teaching the field and lab intensive BIOL 3327.03, “Entomology”. The course will be offered in the Summer session, May 19-June 3, 2015, and will meet Monday through Saturday, approx. 0905-1655. Responsibilities include all aspects of teaching and administering the course, including lectures, field trips, test preparation, and evaluation of tests and reports. The part-time academic will also be responsible for preparing a budget in consultation with the program director, and keeping field-related expenses within the approved budget. In addition, the part-time academic may be responsible for driving students on field trips in a 7-passenger van rented by the university. The part-time academic should expect to spend considerable time before and after the official course dates preparing and marking.

REQUIREMENTS OF POSITION: A graduate degree in Biology or related field and research experience directly related to the topic of the course. Up-to-date Standard First Aid and CPR certification and driver’s license valid in Nova Scotia. Preference will be given to candidates possessing a Ph.D. and/or previous university teaching experience in the subject of the course.

Applications should include a letter, up-to-date C.V., and evidence of teaching effectiveness (such as summary of relevant course evaluations). Please contact Cindy Staicer before applying if you have any questions about the position.

IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN THE ABOVE POSITION, PLEASE APPLY IN WRITING (or e-mail) BY THE APPLICATION DEADLINE TO:

Dr. Cindy Staicer , Director, SEASIDE Program, Department of Biology, Dalhousie University, Halifax, NS, B3H 4R2 http://seaside.science.dal.ca

All offers of employment as a part-time academic are conditional upon sufficient student enrolment in the course and approval by the University.

Dalhousie University is an Employment Equity/Affirmative Action employer. The University encourages applications from qualified Aboriginal people, persons with a disability, racially visible persons and women.

PART-TIME ACADEMIC POSTING
DALHOUSIE UNIVERSITY
Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada B3H 4R2

POSTING DATE: April 6, 2015
APPLICATION DEADLINE: April 15, 2015

POSITION: Part-time Academic

DEPARTMENT/LOCATION: Biology / Life Sciences Centre

PAY RATE: In accordance with CUPE Collective Agreement, prorated to 50% of course

WORK ASSIGNMENT: The part-time academic will be responsible for co-teaching the field part of BIOL/ENVS/GEOG 3633.03, “GIS in Ecology”. The course will be offered in the Summer session, June 8-23, 2015, and will meet Mon-Sat, approx. 0835-1625. The part-time academic will be responsible for (1) the safety and well-being of students during the 5-days spent at the Harrison Lewis Centre, Port Joli, NS, from June 20-24; (2) designing and managing the field projects, in consultation with the primary course instructor, Jennifer Strang, Dalhousie GIS centre; (3) introducing the field projects during the first week of course; (4) preparing a budget in consultation with the program director, and keeping field-related expenses within this budget; (5) planning meals for the 5 days and procuring the food; (6) driving students in 7-passenger vehicles rented by the university; and (7) attending and assisting in the evaluation of the student project presentations on June 28. The part-time academic should expect to spend considerable time BEFORE the official start date to design the field projects, prepare necessary materials, organize supplies, and arrange field logistics.

REQUIREMENTS OF POSITION: A graduate degree in Biology or related field and research experience. Up-to-date (within last 2 years) Standard First Aid and CPR certification and driver’s license valid in Nova Scotia. Preference will be given to candidates with coursework and research experience in landscape ecology and use of Geographic Information Systems to answer ecological questions.

Applications should include a letter, up-to-date C.V., and evidence of teaching effectiveness (such as summary of relevant course evaluations). Please contact Cindy Staicer before applying if you have any questions about the position.

IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN THE ABOVE POSITION, PLEASE APPLY IN WRITING (or e-mail) BY THE APPLICATION DEADLINE TO:

Dr. Cindy Staicer , Director, SEASIDE Program, Department of Biology, Dalhousie University, Halifax, NS, B3H 4R2 http://seaside.science.dal.ca

Dalhousie University is an Employment Equity/Affirmative Action employer. The University encourages applications from qualified Aboriginal people, persons with a disability, racially visible persons and women.

PART-TIME ACADEMIC POSTING
DALHOUSIE UNIVERSITY
Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada B3H 4R2

POSTING DATE: April 6, 2015
APPLICATION DEADLINE: April 15, 2015

POSITION: Part-time Academic

DEPARTMENT/LOCATION: Biology / Life Sciences Centre

PAY RATE: In accordance with CUPE Collective Agreement

WORK ASSIGNMENT: The part-time academic will be responsible for teaching or co-teaching the field and lab intensive BIOL 2601.03, “Flora of Nova Scotia”. The course will be offered in the Summer session, July 27-August 13, 2015, Monday to Friday, 0905-1655. Responsibilities include all aspects of teaching and administering the course, including lectures, field trips, test preparation, and evaluation of tests and reports. The part-time academic will also be responsible for preparing a budget in consultation with the program director, and keeping field-related expenses within the approved budget. The part-time academic should expect to spend considerable time before and after the official course dates preparing and marking.

REQUIREMENTS OF POSITION: A graduate degree in Biology or related field and research experience directly related to the topic of the course. Up-to-date (within last 2 years) Standard First Aid and CPR certification. Preference will be given to candidates possessing a Ph.D. and/or previous university teaching experience in the subject of the course.

Applications should include a letter, up-to-date C.V., and evidence of teaching effectiveness (such as summary of relevant course evaluations). Please contact Cindy Staicer before applying if you have any questions about the position.

IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN THE ABOVE POSITION, PLEASE APPLY IN WRITING (or e-mail) BY THE APPLICATION DEADLINE TO:

Dr. Cindy Staicer , Director, SEASIDE Program, Department of Biology, Dalhousie University, Halifax, NS, B3H 4R2 http://seaside.science.dal.ca

All offers of employment as a part-time academic are conditional upon sufficient student enrolment in the course and approval by the University.

Dalhousie University is an Employment Equity/Affirmative Action employer. The University encourages applications from qualified Aboriginal people, persons with a disability, racially visible persons and women.

PART-TIME ACADEMIC POSTING
DALHOUSIE UNIVERSITY
Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada B3H 4R2

POSTING DATE: April 6, 2015
APPLICATION DEADLINE: April 15, 2015

POSITION: Part-time Academic

DEPARTMENT/LOCATION: Biology / Life Sciences Centre

PAY RATE: In accordance with CUPE Collective Agreement

WORK ASSIGNMENT: The part-time academic will be responsible for teaching the field and lab intensive BIOL/MARI/ENVS 3623.03, “Coastal Ecology”. The course will be offered in the Summer session, June 8-25, 2015, Monday to Friday, 0905-1655. Responsibilities include all aspects of teaching and administering the course, including lectures, field trips, test preparation, and evaluation of tests and reports. The part-time academic will also be responsible for preparing a budget in consultation with the program director, and keeping field-related expenses within the approved budget. In addition, the part-time academic may be responsible for driving students in vehicles rented by the university. The part-time academic should expect to spend considerable time before and after the official course dates preparing and marking.

REQUIREMENTS OF POSITION: A graduate degree in Biology or related field and research experience directly related to the topic of the course. Up-to-date (within last 2 years) Standard First Aid and CPR certification and driver’s license valid in Nova Scotia. Preference will be given to candidates possessing a Ph.D. and/or previous university teaching experience in the subject of the course.

Applications should include a letter, up-to-date C.V., and evidence of teaching effectiveness (such as summary of relevant course evaluations). Please contact Cindy Staicer before applying if you have any questions about the position.

IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN THE ABOVE POSITION, PLEASE APPLY IN WRITING (or e-mail) BY THE APPLICATION DEADLINE TO:

Dr. Cindy Staicer , Director, SEASIDE Program, Department of Biology, Dalhousie University, Halifax, NS, B3H 4R2 http://seaside.science.dal.ca

All offers of employment as a part-time academic are conditional upon sufficient student enrolment in the course and approval by the University.

Dalhousie University is an Employment Equity/Affirmative Action employer. The University encourages applications from qualified Aboriginal people, persons with a disability, racially visible persons and women.

PART-TIME ACADEMIC POSTING
DALHOUSIE UNIVERSITY
Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada B3H 4R2

POSTING DATE: April 6, 2015
APPLICATION DEADLINE: April 15, 2015

POSITION: Part-time Academic

DEPARTMENT/LOCATION: Biology / Life Sciences Centre

PAY RATE: In accordance with CUPE Collective Agreement

WORK ASSIGNMENT: The part-time academic will be responsible for teaching or co-teaching the field and lab intensive BIOL/MARI/ENVS 3624.03, “Urban Freshwater Systems”. The course will be offered in the Summer session, July 6-23, 2015, Monday to Friday, 0905-1655. Responsibilities include all aspects of teaching and administering the course, including lectures, field trips, test preparation, and evaluation of tests and reports. The part-time academic will also be responsible for preparing a budget in consultation with the program director, and keeping field-related expenses within the approved budget. In addition, the part-time academic may be responsible for driving students in vehicles rented by the university. The part-time academic should expect to spend considerable time before and after the official course dates preparing and marking.

REQUIREMENTS OF POSITION: A graduate degree in Biology or related field and research experience directly related to the topic of the course. Up-to-date (within last 2 years) Standard First Aid and CPR certification and driver’s license valid in Nova Scotia. Preference will be given to candidates possessing a Ph.D. and/or previous university teaching experience in the subject of the course.

Applications should include a letter, up-to-date C.V., and evidence of teaching effectiveness (such as summary of relevant course evaluations). Please contact Cindy Staicer before applying if you have any questions about the position.

IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN THE ABOVE POSITION, PLEASE APPLY IN WRITING (or e-mail) BY THE APPLICATION DEADLINE TO:

Dr. Cindy Staicer , Director, SEASIDE Program, Department of Biology, Dalhousie University, Halifax, NS, B3H 4R2 http://seaside.science.dal.ca

All offers of employment as a part-time academic are conditional upon sufficient student enrolment in the course and approval by the University.

Dalhousie University is an Employment Equity/Affirmative Action employer. The University encourages applications from qualified Aboriginal people, persons with a disability, racially visible persons and women.

PART-TIME ACADEMIC POSTING
DALHOUSIE UNIVERSITY
Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada B3H 4R2

POSTING DATE: April 6, 2015
APPLICATION DEADLINE: April 15, 2015

POSITION: Part-time Academic

DEPARTMENT/LOCATION: Biology / Life Sciences Centre

PAY RATE: In accordance with CUPE Collective Agreement

WORK ASSIGNMENT: The part-time academic will be responsible for teaching the field and lab intensive BIOL 2605.03, “Marine Life of Nova Scotia”. The course will be offered in the Summer session, July 3-17, 2015, and will meet every day, Monday through Saturday, approx. 0905 1655. Responsibilities include all aspects of teaching and administering the course, including lectures, field trips, test preparation, and evaluation of tests and reports. The part-time academic will be responsible for students at all times of the day for several days while off campus at the Harrison Lewis Centre field station near Port Joli, NS. Also responsible for preparing a budget in consultation with the program director, and keeping field-related expenses within the approved budget. In addition, the part-time academic will be responsible for driving students in vehicles rented by the university. The part-time academic should expect to spend considerable time before and after the official course dates preparing and marking.

REQUIREMENTS OF POSITION: A graduate degree in Biology or related field and research experience directly related to the topic of the course. Up-to-date (within last 2 years) Standard First Aid and CPR certification and driver’s license valid in Nova Scotia. Preference will be given to candidates possessing a Ph.D. and/or previous university teaching experience in the subject of the course.

Applications should include a letter, up-to-date C.V., and evidence of teaching effectiveness (such as summary of relevant course evaluations). Please contact Cindy Staicer before applying if you have any questions about the position.

IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN THE ABOVE POSITION, PLEASE APPLY IN WRITING (or e-mail) BY THE APPLICATION DEADLINE TO:

Dr. Cindy Staicer , Director, SEASIDE Program, Department of Biology, Dalhousie University, Halifax, NS, B3H 4R2 http://seaside.science.dal.ca

All offers of employment as a part-time academic are conditional upon sufficient student enrolment in the course and approval by the University.

Dalhousie University is an Employment Equity/Affirmative Action employer. The University encourages applications from qualified Aboriginal people, persons with a disability, racially visible persons and women.

PART-TIME ACADEMIC POSTING
DALHOUSIE UNIVERSITY
Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada B3H 4R2

POSTING DATE: April 6, 2015
APPLICATION DEADLINE: April 15, 2015

POSITION: Part-time Academic

DEPARTMENT/LOCATION: Biology / Life Sciences Centre

PAY RATE: according to C.U.P.E. Collective agreement

WORK ASSIGNMENT: The part-time academic will be responsible for teaching the field and lab intensive course, BIOL 3762.03, “Terrestrial Ecology”. The course will be offered in the Summer session, August 17- September 1, 2015, every day, approx. 0935-1655. Responsibilities include all aspects of teaching and administering the course, including lectures, field trips, test preparation, and evaluation of tests and reports. The part-time instructor will be responsible for students for 7 days while off campus at the Harrison Lewis Centre field station near Port Joli, NS. The part-time academic will also be responsible for preparing a budget in consultation with the program director, and keeping field-related expenses within the approved budget. In addition, the part-time academic will be responsible for driving students in vehicles rented by the university. The part-time academic should expect to spend considerable time before and after the official course dates preparing and marking.

REQUIREMENTS OF POSITION: A graduate degree in Biology or related field and research experience directly related to the topic of the course. Up-to-date (within last 2 years) Standard First Aid and CPR certification and a driver’s license valid in Nova Scotia. Preference will be given to candidates possessing a Ph.D. and/or previous university teaching experience in the subject of the course.

Applications should include a letter, up-to-date C.V., and evidence of teaching effectiveness (such as summary of relevant course evaluations). Please contact Cindy Staicer before applying if you have any questions about the position.

IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN THE ABOVE POSITION, PLEASE APPLY IN WRITING (or e-mail) BY THE APPLICATION DEADLINE TO:

Dr. Cindy Staicer , Director, SEASIDE Program, Department of Biology, Dalhousie University, Halifax, NS, B3H 4R2 http://seaside.science.dal.ca

All offers of employment as a part-time academic are conditional upon sufficient student enrolment in the course and approval by the University.

Dalhousie University is an Employment Equity/Affirmative Action employer. The University encourages applications from qualified Aboriginal people, persons with a disability, racially visible persons and women.

PART-TIME ACADEMIC POSTING
DALHOUSIE UNIVERSITY
Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada B3H 4R2

POSTING DATE: April 6, 2015
APPLICATION DEADLINE: April 15, 2015

POSITION: Part-time Academic

DEPARTMENT/LOCATION: Biology / Life Sciences Centre

PAY RATE: In accordance with CUPE Collective Agreement, prorated to 50% of course

WORK ASSIGNMENT: The part-time academic will be responsible for co-teaching the field and lab intensive BIOL/MARI 3626.03, “Field Studies of Marine Mammals”. The course will be offered in the Summer session, August 17- September 1, 2015, Sunday through Saturday, approx. 0835-1625. Responsibilities include all aspects of teaching and administering the course, including lectures, field trips, test preparation, and evaluation of tests and reports. The part-time instructor will be responsible for students at all times of day for 5 days while off campus near Brier Island, NS. The part-time academic will also be responsible for preparing a budget in consultation with the program director, and keeping field-related expenses within the approved budget. In addition, the part-time academic will be responsible for driving students in vehicles rented by the university. The part-time academic should expect to spend considerable time before and after the official course dates preparing and marking.

REQUIREMENTS OF POSITION: A graduate degree in Biology or related field and research experience directly related to the topic of the course. Up-to-date (within last 2 years) Standard First Aid and CPR certification and driver’s license valid in Nova Scotia. Preference will be given to candidates possessing a Ph.D. and/or previous university teaching experience in the subject of the course.

Applications should include a letter, up-to-date C.V., and evidence of teaching effectiveness (such as summary of relevant course evaluations). Please contact Cindy Staicer before applying if you have any questions about the position.

IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN THE ABOVE POSITION, PLEASE APPLY IN WRITING (or e-mail) BY THE APPLICATION DEADLINE TO:

Dr. Cindy Staicer , Director, SEASIDE Program, Department of Biology, Dalhousie University, Halifax, NS, B3H 4R2 http://seaside.science.dal.ca

All offers of employment as a part-time academic are conditional upon sufficient student enrolment in the course and approval by the University.

Dalhousie University is an Employment Equity/Affirmative Action employer. The University encourages applications from qualified Aboriginal people, persons with a disability, racially visible persons and women.

PART-TIME ACADEMIC POSTING
DALHOUSIE UNIVERSITY
Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada B3H 4R2

POSTING DATE: April 6, 2015
APPLICATION DEADLINE: April 15, 2015

POSITION: Part-time Academic

DEPARTMENT/LOCATION: Biology / Life Sciences Centre

PAY RATE: In accordance with CUPE Collective Agreement

WORK ASSIGNMENT: The part-time academic will be responsible for teaching the field and lab intensive course, BIOL 3634.03, “Agroforestry”. The course will be offered in the Summer session, April 29 – May 14, 2015, Monday through Saturday, approx. 0935-1655. Responsibilities include all aspects of teaching and administering the course, including lectures, field trips, test preparation, and evaluation of tests and reports. The part-time academic will also be responsible for students on the overnight trip and for preparing a budget in consultation with the program director, and keeping field-related expenses within the approved budget. In addition, the part-time academic will be responsible for driving students in vehicles rented by the university. The part-time academic should expect to spend considerable time before and after the official course dates preparing and marking.

REQUIREMENTS OF POSITION: A graduate degree in Biology or related field and research experience in Agroforestry. Up-to-date (within last 2 years) Standard First Aid and CPR certification and a driver’s license valid in Nova Scotia. Preference will be given to candidates possessing a Ph.D. and/or previous university teaching experience in the subject of the course.

Applications should include a letter, up-to-date C.V., and evidence of teaching effectiveness (such as summary of relevant course evaluations). Please contact Cindy Staicer before applying if you have any questions about the position.

IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN THE ABOVE POSITION, PLEASE APPLY IN WRITING (or e-mail) BY THE APPLICATION DEADLINE TO:

Dr. Cindy Staicer , Director, SEASIDE Program, Department of Biology, Dalhousie University, Halifax, NS, B3H 4R2 http://seaside.science.dal.ca

All offers of employment as a part-time academic are conditional upon sufficient student enrolment in the course and approval by the University.

Dalhousie University is an Employment Equity/Affirmative Action employer. The University encourages applications from qualified Aboriginal people, persons with a disability, racially visible persons and women.

PART-TIME ACADEMIC POSTING
DALHOUSIE UNIVERSITY
Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada B3H 4R2

POSTING DATE: April 6, 2015
APPLICATION DEADLINE: April 15, 2015

POSITION: Part-time Academic

DEPARTMENT/LOCATION: Biology / Life Sciences Centre

PAY RATE: In accordance with CUPE Collective Agreement

WORK ASSIGNMENT: The part-time academic will be responsible for teaching the field and lab intensive MARI 3627.03, “Biology and Conservation of Sharks, Skates and Rays”. The course will be offered in the Summer session, July 6-23, 2015, every day, Monday through Friday, 0835-1625. Responsibilities include all aspects of teaching and administering the course, including lectures, field trips, test preparation, and evaluation of tests and reports. The part-time academic will also be responsible for preparing a budget in consultation with the program director, and keeping field-related expenses within the approved budget. In addition, the part-time academic may be responsible for driving students in vehicles rented by the university. The part-time academic should expect to spend considerable time before and after the official course dates preparing and marking.

REQUIREMENTS OF POSITION: A graduate degree in Biology or related field and research experience directly related to the topic of the course. Up-to-date (within last 2 years) Standard First Aid and CPR certification and driver’s license valid in Nova Scotia. Preference will be given to candidates possessing a Ph.D. and/or previous university teaching experience in the subject of the course.

Applications should include a letter, up-to-date C.V., and evidence of teaching effectiveness (such as summary of relevant course evaluations). Please contact Cindy Staicer before applying if you have any questions about the position.

IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN THE ABOVE POSITION, PLEASE APPLY IN WRITING (or e-mail) BY THE APPLICATION DEADLINE TO:

Dr. Cindy Staicer , Director, SEASIDE Program, Department of Biology, Dalhousie University, Halifax, NS, B3H 4R2 http://seaside.science.dal.ca

All offers of employment as a part-time academic are conditional upon sufficient student enrolment in the course and approval by the University.

Dalhousie University is an Employment Equity/Affirmative Action employer. The University encourages applications from qualified Aboriginal people, persons with a disability, racially visible persons and women.

PART-TIME ACADEMIC POSTING
DALHOUSIE UNIVERSITY
Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada B3H 4R2

POSTING DATE: April 6, 2015
APPLICATION DEADLINE: April 15, 2015

POSITION: Part-time Academic,
DEPARTMENT/LOCATION: Biology / Life Sciences Centre
PAY RATE: In accordance with CUPE Collective Agreement

WORK ASSIGNMENT: The part-time academic will be responsible for teaching the summer course, BIOL/MARI 3221.03, “Diversity of Algae”. The course will be offered in an intensive format, with lectures, labs and field trips, and will meet all day, Monday through Sunday from May 15-June 5, 2015. Responsibilities include all aspects of teaching and administering the course, including lectures, labs, field trips, test preparation, and evaluation of tests and assignments. The part-time academic will also be responsible for preparing a budget in consultation with the SEASIDE program director, and keeping lab and field-related expenses within the approved budget. The part-time academic should expect to spend considerable time before and after the official course dates preparing and marking.

REQUIREMENTS OF POSITION: An advanced degree in Biology or related field and considerable experience with the biology and identification of algae. Up-to-date (within last 2 years) Standard First Aid and CPR certification. Preference will be given to candidates possessing a Ph.D. and/or previous university teaching experience in the subject of the course.

Applications should include a letter, up-to-date C.V., and evidence of teaching effectiveness (such as summary of relevant course evaluations). Please contact Cindy Staicer before applying if you have any questions about the position.

IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN THE ABOVE POSITION, PLEASE APPLY IN WRITING (or e-mail) BY THE APPLICATION DEADLINE TO:

Dr. Cindy Staicer , Director, SEASIDE Program, Department of Biology, Dalhousie University, Halifax, NS, B3H 4R2 http://seaside.science.dal.ca

All offers of employment as a part-time academic are conditional upon sufficient student enrolment in the course and approval by the University.

Dalhousie University is an Employment Equity/Affirmative Action employer. The University encourages applications from qualified Aboriginal people, persons with a disability, racially visible persons and women.

SMU Position: SMU Biology Department part-time instructors for Summer 2015 (May-June):BIOL2004 Cell Physiology and Metabolism (lecture and lab). Prerequisite: BIOL 1201
Students will examine basic definitions and principles of physiology at the molecular, cellular and tissue levels. Topics include the fundamentals of membrane structure and function, enzymes and enzyme kinetics, bioenergetics, signal transduction, feedback regulation, cell structure, function, and integration of neurons and skeletal muscles.Instructor responsibilities: The instructor is responsible for the preparation, delivery and coordination of the lecture and/or laboratory component of the course; to provide biology lab instruction (such as pre-lab tutorial) to undergraduate students; supervise and advise undergraduate students performing biological lab activities; supervise a teaching assistants (if any) helping with the lab instruction; mark biology lab assignments and/or complete any other form of evaluation required by the SMU Biology Department and/or the University; and comply with safety regulations that maintain a safe learning environment for staff and students.Qualifications: Lecture: Minimum PhD in Biology and relevant course experience with respect to course instruction. Lab: Minimum MSc in Biology and relevant course experience with respect to course instruction.Lecture: Mon/Weds (9:30-12:30pm). Start date: May 4th, 2015. End date: June 19th, 2015.
Lab: Mon/Weds (1:30-4:30pm). Start date: May 4th, 2015. End date: June 19th, 2015.

Application deadline: April 10th, 2015.
How to apply: Individuals who have instructed before in the SMU Biology department need only send his/her updated CV (complete with education and past teaching experience). Other applicants must submit his/her updated CV, a copy of their highest Science degree, a 500-word teaching philosophy, course evaluations from other institutions (if applicable), and the names and contact information of 3 references. Although candidates of all nationalities are encouraged to apply, priority will be given to Canadian citizens and permanent residents (all applicants should clearly indicate their status as a Canadian citizen or permanent resident). Saint Mary’s University is committed to the principles of employment equity.
Send application either by mail or by email to: Dr. Susan Bjornson, Chairperson, Department of Biology, Saint Mary’s University, Halifax, NS, B3H 3C3, susan.bjornson@smu.ca.

BIOL2324.2 Biostatistics (lecture and lab). Prerequisite: BIOL 1202
Students are introduced to the methods of graphing and analyzing quantitative data in the biological sciences with emphasis on practical applications of statistics in biology. Topics include descriptive statistics, normal and non-normal distributions, probability, correlation, regression, tests of significance such as analysis of variance, and sampling methods.

Instructor responsibilities: The instructor is responsible for the preparation, delivery and coordination of the lecture and/or laboratory component of the course; to provide biology lab instruction (such as pre-lab tutorial) to undergraduate students; supervise and advise undergraduate students performing biological lab activities; supervise a teaching assistants (if any) helping with the lab instruction; mark biology lab assignments and/or complete any other form of evaluation required by the SMU Biology Department and/or the University; and comply with safety regulations that maintain a safe learning environment for staff and students.

Qualifications: Lecture: Minimum PhD in Biology and relevant course experience with respect to course instruction. Lab: Minimum MSc in Biology and relevant course experience with respect to course instruction.

Lecture: Tues/Thurs (9:30-12:30pm). Start date: May 4th, 2015. End date: June 19th, 2015.
Lab: Tues/Thurs (1:30-4:30pm). Start date: May 4th, 2015. End date: June 19th, 2015.

Application deadline: April 10th, 2015.
How to apply: Individuals who have instructed before in the SMU Biology department need only send his/her updated CV (complete with education and past teaching experience). Other applicants must submit his/her updated CV, a copy of their highest Science degree, a 500-word teaching philosophy, course evaluations from other institutions (if applicable), and the names and contact information of 3 references. Although candidates of all nationalities are encouraged to apply, priority will be given to Canadian citizens and permanent residents (all applicants should clearly indicate their status as a Canadian citizen or permanent resident). Saint Mary’s University is committed to the principles of employment equity.
Send application either by mail or by email to: Dr. Susan Bjornson, Chairperson, Department of Biology, Saint Mary’s University, Halifax, NS, B3H 3C3, susan.bjornson@smu.ca.

BIOL2324.2 Ecology (lecture and lab). Prerequisite: BIOL 1202
Ecology is the study of interactions and relationships among organisms and their environment such as adaptations, competition and predation. Topics include the density, diversity and distribution of organisms, population dynamics, community relationships and structure, succession, and the flow of energy and matter through ecosystems.

Instructor responsibilities: The instructor is responsible for the preparation, delivery and coordination of the lecture and/or laboratory component of the course; to provide biology lab instruction (such as pre-lab tutorial) to undergraduate students; supervise and advise undergraduate students performing biological lab activities; supervise a teaching assistants (if any) helping with the lab instruction; mark biology lab assignments and/or complete any other form of evaluation required by the SMU Biology Department and/or the University; and comply with safety regulations that maintain a safe learning environment for staff and students.

Qualifications: Lecture: Minimum PhD in Biology and relevant course experience with respect to course instruction. Lab: Minimum MSc in Biology and relevant course experience with respect to course instruction.

Lecture: Tues/Thurs (9:30-12:30pm). Start date: May 4th, 2015. End date: June 19th, 2015.
Lab: Tues/Thurs (1:30-4:30pm). Start date: May 4th, 2015. End date: June 19th, 2015.

Application deadline: April 10th, 2015.
How to apply: Individuals who have instructed before in the SMU Biology department need only send his/her updated CV (complete with education and past teaching experience). Other applicants must submit his/her updated CV, a copy of their highest Science degree, a 500-word teaching philosophy, course evaluations from other institutions (if applicable), and the names and contact information of 3 references. Although candidates of all nationalities are encouraged to apply, priority will be given to Canadian citizens and permanent residents (all applicants should clearly indicate their status as a Canadian citizen or permanent resident). Saint Mary’s University is committed to the principles of employment equity.
Send application either by mail or by email to: Dr. Susan Bjornson, Chairperson, Department of Biology, Saint Mary’s University, Halifax, NS, B3H 3C3, susan.bjornson@smu.ca.

SMU Position: SMU Biology Department part-time instructors for Summer 2015 (May-June):BIOL2307 Genetics (lab only). Prerequisite: BIOL 1201

This course is an introduction to the major topics in genetics. Emphasis is placed on how genes are passed from generation to generation and how genes interact with one another. Topics include the environment that determines phenotype, the creation of genetic variation, mapping genes on chromosomes, and the practical application of this knowledge.

Instructor responsibilities: The instructor is responsible for the preparation, delivery and coordination of the laboratory component of the course; to provide biology lab instruction (such as pre-lab tutorial) to undergraduate students; supervise and advise undergraduate students performing biological lab activities; supervise a teaching assistants (if any) helping with the lab instruction; mark biology lab assignments and/or complete any other form of evaluation required by the SMU Biology Department and/or the University; and comply with safety regulations that maintain a safe learning environment for staff and students.

Qualifications: Minimum MSc in Biology and relevant course experience with respect to course instruction.

Lab: Mon/Weds (1:30-4:30pm). Start date: May 4th, 2015. End date: June 19th, 2015.

Application deadline: March 31st, 2015.

How to apply: Individuals who have instructed before in the SMU Biology department need only send his/her updated CV (complete with education and past teaching experience). Other applicants must submit his/her updated CV, a copy of their highest Science degree, a 500-word teaching philosophy, course evaluations from other institutions (if applicable), and the names and contact information of 3 references. Although candidates of all nationalities are encouraged to apply, priority will be given to Canadian citizens and permanent residents (all applicants should clearly indicate their status as a Canadian citizen or permanent resident). Saint Mary’s University is committed to the principles of employment equity.

Send application either by mail or by email to:
Dr. Susan Bjornson, Chairperson, Department of Biology, Saint Mary’s University, Halifax, NS, B3H 3C3, susan.bjornson@smu.ca.

SMU Positions: SMU Biology Department part-time instructors for:Winter 2015

BIOL2004 Cell Physiology and Metabolism (labs only). Prerequisite: BIOL 1201.

This course is designed to provide a thorough understanding of the life-sustaining physiological and biophysical concepts associated with cell and tissue processes (including those of humans). Topics covered include membrane structure and function, enzymes and enzyme kinetics, bioenergetics, signal transduction, regulation and homeostasis.

Instructor responsibilities: The sessional instructor is responsible for the preparation and delivery of lectures and the coordination of the laboratory component of the class, to provide biology lab instruction (such as pre-lab tutorial) to undergraduate students; supervise and advise undergraduate students performing biological lab activities; supervise Teaching Assistants (when available) helping with the lab instruction, mark biology lab assignments any complete any other form of evaluation required by the SMU Biology Department and or the University; comply with safety regulations that maintain a safe learning environment for staff and students.

Qualifications: Minimum MSc in Biology and relevant course experience with respect to course instruction.

Lab section available: Mon (2:30-5:30 pm). Start date: 05 January 2015. End date: 20 April 2015.

Application deadline: 28 November 2014.

How to apply: Individuals who have instructed before in the SMU Biology department need only to send an updated CV (complete with education and past teaching experience). Other applicants need to send in addition a copy of their highest Science degree, a 500-word teaching philosophy, course evaluations from other institutions (if applicable), and name and contact information of 3 references. Although candidates of all nationalities are encouraged to apply, priority will be given to Canadian citizens and permanent residents (all applicants should clearly indicate their status as a Canadian citizen or permanent resident). Saint Mary’s University is committed to the principles of employment equity. Please specify all sections you wish to apply for.

Send application either by mail or by email to: Dr. Susan Bjornson, Chairperson, Department of Biology, Saint Mary’s University, Halifax, NS, B3H 3C3 (902) 496-8751, susan.bjornson@smu.ca.

DAL Part‑Time Academic Postings: Department of BiologyPosted by Department of Biology on November 17, 2014 in Job Postings
(1)PART-TIME ACADEMIC POSTING
DALHOUSIE UNIVERSITY
Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada B3H 4R2POSTING DATE: November 17, 2014APPLICATION DEADLINE: November 26, 2014

POSITION: Part-time Academic: Environmental Ecology (Biology 3060); January 1, to April 30, 2015

DEPARTMENT/LOCATION: Biology

PAY RATE: $4,565.50-$5,583.00

WORK ASSIGNMENT: The instructor is responsible for lectures and coordinating tutorials; assisting students on an individual basis; general administration of the classes (handling student issues, submitting grades, etc.); invigilating tests and examinations. The position reports to the Chair of the Department.

REQUIREMENTS OF POSITION: The applicants will have an advanced degree in biology. Previous, recent teaching experience (classroom and or laboratory) in the related discipline would be a definite asset. First time applicants must provide the names of two referees.

IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN THE ABOVE POSITION, PLEASE APPLY IN WRITING BY THE APPLICATION DEADLINE TO:

Chair
Department of Biology, Room 2078
Dalhousie University
Halifax, NS B3H 4R2

All offers of employment as a part-time academic are conditional upon sufficient student enrolment in the course and approval by the University.

Dalhousie University is an Employment Equity/Affirmative Action Employer.
The University encourages applications from qualified Aboriginal peoples, people with a disability, racially visible persons and women

(2)

PART-TIME ACADEMIC POSTING
DALHOUSIE UNIVERSITY
Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada B3H 4J1

POSTING DATE: November 17, 2014

APPLICATION DEADLINE: November 26, 2014

POSITION: Part-time Academic (1/3); Principles of Biology Part II (Biology 1011); March 1, through April 30, 2015.

DEPARTMENT/LOCATION: Biology

PAY RATE: $4,565.50 to $5,583.00 (to be prorated)

WORK ASSIGNMENT: The sessional instructor is responsible for approximately 1/3 of the lectures (the majority of the lectures will be during March) with emphasis on animal physiology, assisting students on an individual basis, general administration of the classes (handling student issues, submitting grades, etc.) and invigilating tests and examinations. The position reports to the Chair of the Department.

REQUIREMENTS OF POSITION: All applicants for this position will have an advanced degree in biology. Previous, recent teaching experience in the related discipline and demonstrated ability to lecture to a large class (500+) of undergraduate students would be a definite asset. First time applicants must provide the names of two referees.

IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN THE ABOVE POSITION, PLEASE APPLY IN WRITING BY THE APPLICATION DEADLINE TO:

Chair
Department of Biology, Room 2078
Dalhousie University
Halifax, NS B3H 4R2

All offers of employment as a part-time academic are conditional upon sufficient student enrolment in the course and approval by the University.

Dalhousie University is an Employment Equity/Affirmative Action Employer.
The University encourages applications from qualified Aboriginal peoples, people with a disability, racially visible persons and women.

DAL PART-TIME ACADEMIC POSTING
DALHOUSIE UNIVERSITY
Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada B3H 4J1POSTING DATE: November 17, 2014APPLICATION DEADLINE: November 26, 2014POSITION: Part-time Academic (1/3); Principles of Biology Part II (Biology 1011); March 1, through April 30, 2015.DEPARTMENT/LOCATION: Biology

PAY RATE: $4,565.50 to $5,583.00 (to be prorated)

WORK ASSIGNMENT: The sessional instructor is responsible for approximately 1/3 of the lectures (the majority of the lectures will be during March) with emphasis on animal physiology, assisting students on an individual basis, general administration of the classes (handling student issues, submitting grades, etc.) and invigilating tests and examinations. The position reports to the Chair of the Department.

REQUIREMENTS OF POSITION: All applicants for this position will have an advanced degree in biology. Previous, recent teaching experience in the related discipline and demonstrated ability to lecture to a large class (500+) of undergraduate students would be a definite asset. First time applicants must provide the names of two referees.

IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN THE ABOVE POSITION, PLEASE APPLY IN WRITING BY THE APPLICATION DEADLINE TO:

Chair
Department of Biology, Room 2078
Dalhousie University
Halifax, NS B3H 4R2

All offers of employment as a part-time academic are conditional upon sufficient student enrolment in the course and approval by the University.

Dalhousie University is an Employment Equity/Affirmative Action Employer.
The University encourages applications from qualified Aboriginal peoples, people with a disability, racially visible persons and women.

PART-TIME ACADEMIC POSTING
DALHOUSIE UNIVERSITY
Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada B3H 4R2

POSTING DATE: November 17, 2014

APPLICATION DEADLINE: November 26, 2014

POSITION: Part-time Academic: Environmental Ecology (Biology 3060); January 1, to April 30, 2015

DEPARTMENT/LOCATION: Biology

PAY RATE: $4,565.50-$5,583.00

WORK ASSIGNMENT: The instructor is responsible for lectures and coordinating tutorials; assisting students on an individual basis; general administration of the classes (handling student issues, submitting grades, etc.); invigilating tests and examinations. The position reports to the Chair of the Department.

REQUIREMENTS OF POSITION: The applicants will have an advanced degree in biology. Previous, recent teaching experience (classroom and or laboratory) in the related discipline would be a definite asset. First time applicants must provide the names of two referees.

IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN THE ABOVE POSITION, PLEASE APPLY IN WRITING BY THE APPLICATION DEADLINE TO:

Chair
Department of Biology, Room 2078
Dalhousie University
Halifax, NS B3H 4R2

All offers of employment as a part-time academic are conditional upon sufficient student enrolment in the course and approval by the University.

Dalhousie University is an Employment Equity/Affirmative Action Employer.
The University encourages applications from qualified Aboriginal peoples, people with a disability, racially visible persons and women

SMU Positions: SMU Biology Department part-time instructors for:Winter 2014

BIOL2004 Cell Physiology and Metabolism (labs only). Prerequisite: BIOL 1201.

This course is designed to provide a thorough understanding of the life-sustaining physiological and biophysical concepts associated with cell and tissue processes (including those of humans). Topics covered include membrane structure and function, enzymes and enzyme kinetics, bioenergetics, signal transduction, regulation and homeostasis.

Instructor responsibilities: The sessional instructor is responsible for the preparation and delivery of lectures and the coordination of the laboratory component of the class, to provide biology lab instruction (such as pre-lab tutorial) to undergraduate students; supervise and advise undergraduate students performing biological lab activities; supervise Teaching Assistants (when available) helping with the lab instruction, mark biology lab assignments any complete any other form of evaluation required by the SMU Biology Department and or the University; comply with safety regulations that maintain a safe learning environment for staff and students.

Qualifications: Minimum MSc in Biology and relevant course experience with respect to course instruction.

Two lab sections available: Mon (2:30-5:30 pm) and Tues (2:30-5:30 pm). Start date: 05 January 2015. End date: 20 April 2015.

Application deadline: 07 November 2014.

How to apply: Individuals who have instructed before in the SMU Biology department need only to send an updated CV (complete with education and past teaching experience). Other applicants need to send in addition a copy of their highest Science degree, a 500-word teaching philosophy, course evaluations from other institutions (if applicable), and name and contact information of 3 references. Although candidates of all nationalities are encouraged to apply, priority will be given to Canadian citizens and permanent residents (all applicants should clearly indicate their status as a Canadian citizen or permanent resident). Saint Mary’s University is committed to the principles of employment equity. Please specify all sections you wish to apply for.

Send application either by mail or by email to: Dr. Susan Bjornson, Chairperson, Department of Biology, Saint Mary’s University, Halifax, NS, B3H 3C3 (902) 496-8751, susan.bjornson@smu.ca.

BIOL2321 Cell Biology I (lecture and lab). Prerequisite: BIOL 1201.

An introduction to the eukaryotic cell with emphasis on the chemical and genetic basis of cellular activities and the division of the cell into membrane-bound and biochemically specialized compartments. The plasma membrane, cytosol, nucleus, cytoskeleton, Golgi apparatus, mitochondrion, chloroplasts and endoplasmic reticulum will be considered.

Instructor responsibilities: The sessional instructor is responsible for the preparation and delivery of lectures and the coordination of the laboratory component of the class, to provide biology lab instruction (such as pre-lab tutorial) to undergraduate students; supervise and advise undergraduate students performing biological lab activities; supervise Teaching Assistants (when available) helping with the lab instruction, mark biology lab assignments any complete any other form of evaluation required by the SMU Biology Department and or the University; comply with safety regulations that maintain a safe learning environment for staff and students.

Qualifications: Lecture: Minimum PhD in Biology and relevant course experience with respect to course instruction. Lab: Minimum MSc in Biology and relevant course experience with respect to course instruction.

Lecture: Tues/Thurs (1:00-2:15 pm), Lab: Tues (2:30-5:30 pm). Start date: 05 January 2015. End date: 20 April 2015.

Application deadline: 07 November 2014.

How to apply: Individuals who have instructed before in the SMU Biology department need only to send an updated CV (complete with education and past teaching experience). Other applicants need to send in addition a copy of their highest Science degree, a 500-word teaching philosophy, course evaluations from other institutions (if applicable), and name and contact information of 3 references. Although candidates of all nationalities are encouraged to apply, priority will be given to Canadian citizens and permanent residents (all applicants should clearly indicate their status as a Canadian citizen or permanent resident). Saint Mary’s University is committed to the principles of employment equity. Please specify all sections you wish to apply for.

Send application either by mail or by email to: Dr. Susan Bjornson, Chairperson, Department of Biology, Saint Mary’s University, Halifax, NS, B3H 3C3 (902) 496-8751, susan.bjornson@smu.ca.

BIOL3006 Animal Ecophysiology (lecture and lab). Prerequisite: BIOL 2004.

This course addresses the diversity of physiological adaptations of vertebrates to their environment. Topics covered include the interrelationship between physiology and ecology, and the effects of environmental factors such as temperature, pH, salinity and oxygen debt on animal activity.

Instructor responsibilities: The sessional instructor is responsible for the preparation and delivery of lectures and the coordination of the laboratory component of the class, to provide biology lab instruction (such as pre-lab tutorial) to undergraduate students; supervise and advise undergraduate students performing biological lab activities; supervise Teaching Assistants (when available) helping with the lab instruction, mark biology lab assignments any complete any other form of evaluation required by the SMU Biology Department and or the University; comply with safety regulations that maintain a safe learning environment for staff and students.

Qualifications: Lecture: Minimum PhD in Biology and relevant course experience with respect to course instruction. Lab: Minimum MSc in Biology and relevant course experience with respect to course instruction.

Lecture: Tues/Thurs (1:00-2:15 pm), Lab: Fri (2:30-5:30pm). Start date: 05 January 2015. End date: 20 April 2015.

Application deadline: 07 November 2014.

How to apply: Individuals who have instructed before in the SMU Biology department need only to send an updated CV (complete with education and past teaching experience). Other applicants need to send in addition a copy of their highest Science degree, a 500-word teaching philosophy, course evaluations from other institutions (if applicable), and name and contact information of 3 references. Although candidates of all nationalities are encouraged to apply, priority will be given to Canadian citizens and permanent residents (all applicants should clearly indicate their status as a Canadian citizen or permanent resident). Saint Mary’s University is committed to the principles of employment equity. Please specify all sections you wish to apply for.

Send application either by mail or by email to: Dr. Susan Bjornson, Chairperson, Department of Biology, Saint Mary’s University, Halifax, NS, B3H 3C3 (902) 496-8751, susan.bjornson@smu.ca.

BIOL3398 Microbiology (lecture and lab). Prerequisite: BIOL 1201 and BIOL 1202.

This course is an introduction to the world of microorganisms, the means by which they are studied, and their role in human disease. Topics may include: the origin and discovery of microbial life; structure and function of prokaryotic cells; cell growth and development; and the role of bacteria, fungi, viruses and protozoa with respect to the development of human disease.

Instructor responsibilities: The sessional instructor is responsible for the preparation and delivery of lectures and the coordination of the laboratory component of the class, to provide biology lab instruction (such as pre-lab tutorial) to undergraduate students; supervise and advise undergraduate students performing biological lab activities; supervise Teaching Assistants (when available) helping with the lab instruction, mark biology lab assignments any complete any other form of evaluation required by the SMU Biology Department and or the University; comply with safety regulations that maintain a safe learning environment for staff and students.

Qualifications: Lecture: Minimum PhD in Biology and relevant course experience with respect to course instruction. Lab: Minimum MSc in Biology and relevant course experience with respect to course instruction.

Lecture: Mon/Weds (11:30am-12:45pm), Lab: Weds (2:30-5:30pm). Start date: 05 January 2015. End date: 20 April 2015.

Application deadline: 07 November 2014.

How to apply: Individuals who have instructed before in the SMU Biology department need only to send an updated CV (complete with education and past teaching experience). Other applicants need to send in addition a copy of their highest Science degree, a 500-word teaching philosophy, course evaluations from other institutions (if applicable), and name and contact information of 3 references. Although candidates of all nationalities are encouraged to apply, priority will be given to Canadian citizens and permanent residents (all applicants should clearly indicate their status as a Canadian citizen or permanent resident). Saint Mary’s University is committed to the principles of employment equity. Please specify all sections you wish to apply for.

Send application either by mail or by email to: Dr. Susan Bjornson, Chairperson, Department of Biology, Saint Mary’s University, Halifax, NS, B3H 3C3 (902) 496-8751, susan.bjornson@smu.ca.

BIOL4331 Ecosystems (lecture and lab) Prerequisite: BIOL 2324
Development of the ecosystem concept in modern Biology. Specific topics include energy and material flow, food webs, ecosystem engineers, directionality and succession and ecosystem health.

Instructor responsibilities: The sessional instructor is responsible for the preparation and delivery of lectures and the coordination of the laboratory component of the class, to provide biology lab instruction (such as pre-lab tutorial) to undergraduate students; supervise and advise undergraduate students performing biological lab activities; supervise Teaching Assistants (when available) helping with the lab instruction, mark biology lab assignments any complete any other form of evaluation required by the SMU Biology Department and or the University; comply with safety regulations that maintain a safe learning environment for staff and students.

Qualifications: Lecture: Minimum PhD in Biology and relevant course experience with respect to course instruction. Lab: Minimum MSc in Biology and relevant course experience with respect to course instruction.

Lecture: Mon/Weds (8:30am-9:45pm), Lab: Mon (2:30-5:30pm). Start date: 05 January 2015. End date: 20 April 2015.

Application deadline: 07 November 2014.

How to apply: Individuals who have instructed before in the SMU Biology department need only to send an updated CV (complete with education and past teaching experience). Other applicants need to send in addition a copy of their highest Science degree, a 500-word teaching philosophy, course evaluations from other institutions (if applicable), and name and contact information of 3 references. Although candidates of all nationalities are encouraged to apply, priority will be given to Canadian citizens and permanent residents (all applicants should clearly indicate their status as a Canadian citizen or permanent resident). Saint Mary’s University is committed to the principles of employment equity. Please specify all sections you wish to apply for.

Send application either by mail or by email to: Dr. Susan Bjornson, Chairperson, Department of Biology, Saint Mary’s University, Halifax, NS, B3H 3C3 (902) 496-8751, susan.bjornson@smu.ca.

DAL Part‑Time Academic Posting: Department of BiologyPosted by Department of Biology on October 15, 2014 in Job Postings
PART-TIME ACADEMIC POSTING
DALHOUSIE UNIVERSITY
Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada B3H 4R2POSTING DATE: October 15, 2014APPLICATION DEADLINE: October 24, 2014POSITIONS: Part-time Academic; Behavioral Ecology (Biology 3062.03); January 1, to April 30, 2015

DEPARTMENT/LOCATION: Biology

PAY RATE: $4,565.50 to $5,583

WORK ASSIGNMENT: The instructor(s) will be giving lectures examining animal behaviour from an evolutionary perspective. Why do animals do what they do? Using the theory of natural selection as a basis, he/she will examine foraging, grouping patterns, territorial behaviour, parenting, mating behavior, social organization, aggression and co-operation. The position(s) reports to the Chair of the Department.

REQUIREMENTS OF POSITION: The applicants will have an advanced degree in biology and have prior, recent teaching experience in the field of behavioural ecology and demonstrated ability to lecture to over 100 undergraduate students. First-time applicants to the Department of Biology must provide the names of two references.

IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN THE ABOVE POSITION, PLEASE APPLY IN WRITING BY THE APPLICATION DEADLINE TO:

Chair
Department of Biology, Room 2078
Dalhousie University
Halifax, NS B3H 4R2

All offers of employment as a part-time academic are conditional upon sufficient student enrolment in the course and approval by the University.

Dalhousie University is an Employment Equity/Affirmative Action Employer.
The University encourages applications from qualified Aboriginal peoples, people with a disability, racially visible persons and women.

DAL Part-Time Academic Postings: Department of BiologyPosted by Department of Biology / Faculty of Science on October 6, 2014 in Job Postings
PART-TIME ACADEMIC POSTING
DALHOUSIE UNIVERSITY
Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada B3H 4R2POSTING DATE: October 6, 2014APPLICATION DEADLINE: October 15, 2014POSITIONS: Part-time Academic (2 positions): Principles of Animal Physiology Part II/Physiology of Marine Animals, Part II, (Biology 3079.03/Marine Biology 3076.03); January 1, to April 30, 2015.

DEPARTMENT/LOCATION: Biology

PAY RATE: $4,565.50-$5,583.00

WORK ASSIGNMENT: The sessional instructor is responsible for lectures, assisting students on an individual basis; general administration of the class (handling student issues, submitting grades, etc.); invigilating tests and examinations. The positions report to the Chair of the Department.

REQUIREMENTS OF POSITION: All applicants for this position will have an advanced degree in biology. Previous, recent teaching experience (classroom and or laboratory) in the related discipline would be a definite asset. First time applicants must provide the names of two referees.

IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN THE ABOVE POSITION, PLEASE APPLY IN WRITING BY THE APPLICATION DEADLINE TO:

Chair
Department of Biology, Room 2078
Dalhousie University
Halifax, NS B3H 4R2

All offers of employment as a part-time academic are conditional upon sufficient student enrolment in the course and approval by the University.

Dalhousie University is an Employment Equity/Affirmative Action Employer.
The University encourages applications from qualified Aboriginal peoples, people with a disability, racially visible persons and women.

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PART-TIME ACADEMIC POSTING
DALHOUSIE UNIVERSITY
Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada B3H 4R2

POSTING DATE: October 6, 2014

APPLICATION DEADLINE: October 15, 2014

POSITIONS: Part-time Academic (2 positions): Principles of Animal Physiology Part II/Physiology of Marine Animals, Part II, (Biology 3079.03/Marine Biology 3076.03); January 1, to April 30, 2015.

DEPARTMENT/LOCATION: Biology

PAY RATE: $4,565.50-$5,583.00

WORK ASSIGNMENT: The sessional instructor is responsible for lectures, assisting students on an individual basis; general administration of the class (handling student issues, submitting grades, etc.); invigilating tests and examinations. The positions report to the Chair of the Department.

REQUIREMENTS OF POSITION: All applicants for this position will have an advanced degree in biology. Previous, recent teaching experience (classroom and or laboratory) in the related discipline would be a definite asset. First time applicants must provide the names of two referees.

IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN THE ABOVE POSITION, PLEASE APPLY IN WRITING BY THE APPLICATION DEADLINE TO:

Chair
Department of Biology, Room 2078
Dalhousie University
Halifax, NS B3H 4R2

All offers of employment as a part-time academic are conditional upon sufficient student enrolment in the course and approval by the University.

Dalhousie University is an Employment Equity/Affirmative Action Employer.
The University encourages applications from qualified Aboriginal peoples, people with a disability, racially visible persons and women.

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PART-TIME ACADEMIC POSTING
DALHOUSIE UNIVERSITY
Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada B3H 4R2

POSTING DATE: October 6, 2014

APPLICATION DEADLINE: October 15, 2014

POSITIONS: Part-time Academic; Invertebrate Biology (Biology/Marine Biology 3301); January 1, to April 30, 2015

DEPARTMENT/LOCATION: Biology

PAY RATE: $4,565.50-$5,583.00

WORK ASSIGNMENT: The part-time academic is responsible for lectures, and coordinating and delivering the laboratory component of the class; assisting students on an individual basis; general administration of the classes (handling student issues, submitting grades, etc.); invigilating tests and examinations. The position reports to the Chair of the Department.

REQUIREMENTS OF POSITION: The applicants will have an advanced degree in biology. Previous, recent teaching experience (classroom and or laboratory) in the related discipline would be a definite asset. First time applicants must provide the names of two referees.

IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN THE ABOVE POSITION, PLEASE APPLY IN WRITING BY THE APPLICATION DEADLINE TO:

Chair
Department of Biology, Room 2078
Dalhousie University
Halifax, NS B3H 4R2

All offers of employment as a part-time academic are conditional upon sufficient student enrolment in the course and approval by the University.

Dalhousie University is an Employment Equity/Affirmative Action Employer.
The University encourages applications from qualified Aboriginal peoples, people with a disability, racially visible persons and women

DAL Part-Time Academic Posting: Department of BiologyPosted by Department of Biology on 08/22/2014 in job_postings
PART-TIME ACADEMIC POSTING
DALHOUSIE UNIVERSITY
Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada B3H 4R2POSTING DATE: August 22, 2014APPLICATION DEADLINE: August 31, 2014POSITION: One-Half Time Part-time Academic; Diversity of Life I (Biology 2003.03); September 1, to December 31, 2014

DEPARTMENT/LOCATION: Biology

PAY RATE: $4,565.50 to $5,583 (to be prorated)

WORK ASSIGNMENT: The instructor is responsible for approximately 1/2 of the lectures during the term, with emphasis on invertebrates; assisting students on an individual basis, general administration of the classes (handling student issues, submitting grades, etc.) and invigilating tests and examinations. The position reports to the Chair of the Department.

REQUIREMENTS OF POSITION: The applicants will have an advanced degree in biology. Previous, recent teaching experience in the related discipline and demonstrated ability to lecture to a large class of undergraduate students would be a definite asset. First time applicants must provide the names of two referees.

IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN THE ABOVE POSITION, PLEASE APPLY IN WRITING BY THE APPLICATION DEADLINE TO:

Chair
Department of Biology, Room 2078
Dalhousie University
Halifax, NS B3H 4R2

All offers of employment as a part-time academic are conditional upon sufficient student enrolment in the course and approval by the University.

Dalhousie University is an Employment Equity/Affirmative Action Employer.
The University encourages applications from qualified Aboriginal peoples, people with a disability, racially visible persons and women.

MSVU —————————————————
Department/Faculty: Biology
Course Name: Laboratory for BIOL 2202 General Microbiology
Course Code: BIOL*202L*LA
Academic Term: Fall
Class Timetable: W 1:30 – 4:15 pm
Course Unit Value: .25
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Start Date: 9/3/2014
End Date: 12/18/2013
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Qualifications:
The candidate must have a BSc in biology or a related discipline, at least
one year of microbiology laboratory experience (post-BSc) and some
relevant lab-teaching experience (post-BSc)
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Duties: Preparation, teaching, student consultation, grading and marking,
distribution of student evaluation questionnaires, involvement in student
appeals, and other duties appropriate to the
appointment. —————————————————
Additional Duties:
This is a position for a laboratory instructor. The instructor does not
create the exercises or write the lab manual. The instructor works
co-operatively with the lecturer, the senior lab instructor, the
technician and teaching assistants. This lab may or may not be provided
with a teaching assistant. For a description of the course, see BIOL 2202
in the MSVU Undergraduate Academic Calendar.
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Remuneration: Remuneration is in accordance with the Collective Agreement
between Mount Saint Vincent University and CUPE 3912
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How to apply: Send your application accompanied by curriculum vitae and
the names of three references to:
Department Chair: Dr. Ronald MacKay, Dept. of Biology
Email: Ron.MacKay@msvu.caApplication deadline: 8/27/2014
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Department/Faculty: Biology
Course Name: Laboratory for BIOL 2202 General Microbiology
Course Code: BIOL*202L*LD
Academic Term: Fall
Class Timetable: Th 1:30 – 4:15 pmCourse Unit Value: .25
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Start Date: 9/3/2014
End Date: 12/18/2013
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Qualifications:
The candidate must have a BSc in biology or a related discipline, at least
one year of microbiology laboratory experience (post-BSc) and some
relevant lab-teaching experience (post-BSc)
—————————————————
Duties: Preparation, teaching, student consultation, grading and marking,
distribution of student evaluation questionnaires, involvement in student
appeals, and other duties appropriate to the
appointment. —————————————————
Additional Duties:
This is a position for a laboratory instructor. The instructor does not
create the exercises or write the lab manual. The instructor works
co-operatively with the lecturer, the senior lab instructor, the
technician and teaching assistants. This lab may or may not be provided
with a teaching assistant. For a description of the course, see BIOL 2202
in the MSVU Undergraduate Academic Calendar.
—————————————————
Remuneration: Remuneration is in accordance with the Collective Agreement
between Mount Saint Vincent University and CUPE 3912
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How to apply: Send your application accompanied by curriculum vitae and
the names of three references to:
Department Chair: Dr. Ronald MacKay, Dept. of Biology
Email: Ron.MacKay@msvu.caApplication deadline: 8/27/2014
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MSVU —————————————————
Department/Faculty: Biology
Course Name: Laboratory for BIOL 2203 Diversity of Plants
Course Code: BIOL*203L*LA
Academic Term: Fall
Class Timetable: T 1:30 – 4:15 pm
Course Unit Value: .25
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Start Date: 9/3/2014
End Date: 12/18/2014
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Qualifications:
The candidate must have a BSc in biology or a related discipline, at least
one year of botanical laboratory experience (post-BSc) and some relevant
lab-teaching experience (post-BSc).
—————————————————
Duties: Preparation, teaching, student consultation, grading and marking,
distribution of student evaluation questionnaires, involvement in student
appeals, and other duties appropriate to the
appointment. —————————————————
Additional Duties:
This is a position for a laboratory instructor. The instructor does not
create the exercises or write the lab manual. The instructor works
co-operatively with the lecturer, the senior lab instructor, the
technician and teaching assistants. This lab may or may not be provided
with a teaching assistant. For a description of the course, see BIOL 2203
in the MSVU Undergraduate Academic Calendar.
—————————————————
Remuneration: Remuneration is in accordance with the Collective Agreement
between Mount Saint Vincent University and CUPE 3912
—————————————————
How to apply: Send your application accompanied by curriculum vitae and
the names of three references to:
Department Chair: Dr. Ronald MacKay, Dept. of Biology
Email: ron.mackay@msvu.caApplication deadline: 8/13/2014
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SMU Positions: SMU Biology Department part-time instructors for:Fall 2014:

BIOL2321.1 Cell Biology I (lecture and lab). Prerequisite: BIOL 1201.

An introduction to the eukaryotic cell with emphasis on the chemical and genetic basis of cellular activities and the division of the cell into membrane-bound and biochemically specialized compartments. The plasma membrane, cytosol, nucleus, cytoskeleton, Golgi apparatus, mitochondrion, chloroplasts and endoplasmic reticulum will be considered.

Instructor responsibilities: The sessional instructor is responsible for the preparation and delivery of lectures and the coordination of the laboratory component of the class, to provide biology lab instruction (such as pre-lab tutorial) to undergraduate students; supervise and advise undergraduate students performing biological lab activities; supervise Teaching Assistants (when available) helping with the lab instruction, mark biology lab assignments any complete any other form of evaluation required by the SMU Biology Department and or the University; comply with safety regulations that maintain a safe learning environment for staff and students.

Qualifications: Minimum PhD in Biology and relevant course experience with respect to course instruction.

Lecture: Mon/Weds (10:00-11:15am), Lab: Weds (2:30-5:30 pm). Start date: September 3rd, 2014. End date: December 18th, 2014.

Application deadline: Friday, August 15th, 2014

How to apply: Individuals who have instructed before in the SMU Biology department need only to send an updated CV (complete with education and past teaching experience). Other applicants need to send in addition a copy of their highest Science degree, a 500-word teaching philosophy, course evaluations from other institutions (if applicable), and name and contact information of 3 references. Although candidates of all nationalities are encouraged to apply, priority will be given to Canadian citizens and permanent residents (all applicants should clearly indicate their status as a Canadian citizen or permanent resident). Saint Mary’s University is committed to the principles of employment equity. Please specify all sections you wish to apply for.

Send application either by mail or by email to: Dr. Susan Bjornson, Chairperson, Department of Biology, Saint Mary’s University, Halifax, NS, B3H 3C3 (902) 496-8751, susan.bjornson@smu.ca.

MSVU —————————————————
Department/Faculty: Biology
Course Name: Laboratory for BIOL 3312 General Ecology
Course Code: BIOL*312L*LA
Academic Term: Fall
Class Timetable: Th 1:30-4:15 PM
Course Unit Value: .25
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Start Date: 9/3/2014
End Date: 12/18/2014
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Qualifications:
The candidate must have a BSc in biology or a related discipline, at least
one year of laboratory or field experience in ecology (post-BSc) and some
relevant lab-teaching experience (post-BSc).
—————————————————
Duties: Preparation, teaching, student consultation, grading and marking,
distribution of student evaluation questionnaires, involvement in student
appeals, and other duties appropriate to the
appointment. —————————————————
Additional Duties:
This is a position for a laboratory instructor. The instructor does not
create the exercises or write the lab manual. The instructor works
co-operatively with the lecturer, the senior lab instructor, the
technician and teaching assistants. This lab may or may not be provided
with a teaching assistant. For a description of the course, see BIOL 3312
in the MSVU Undergraduate Academic Calendar.
—————————————————
Remuneration: Remuneration is in accordance with the Collective Agreement
between Mount Saint Vincent University and CUPE 3912
—————————————————
How to apply: Send your application accompanied by curriculum vitae and
the names of three references to:
Department Chair: Dr. Ronald MacKay, Dept. of Biology
Email: Ron.MacKay@msvu.caApplication deadline: 8/8/2014
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MSVU —————————————————
Department/Faculty: Biology
Course Name: Introductory Biology I
Course Code: BIOL*1152*01 (1st half)
Academic Term: Fall
Class Timetable: MWF 10:30AM – 11:20AM
Course Unit Value: .25
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Start Date: 9/3/2014
End Date: 12/18/2014
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Qualifications:
The successful candidate will have a PhD in biology or a related subject
and demonstrated competence in teaching at the university level.—————————————————
Duties: Preparation, teaching, student consultation, grading and marking,
distribution of student evaluation questionnaires, involvement in student
appeals, and other duties appropriate to the
appointment. —————————————————
Additional Duties:
This position is the first half of BIOL 1152 01. The lecturers of the
first and second halves co-operate in defining course material and in
administering the course. See the description of BIOL 1152 in the MSVU
Undergraduate Academic Calendar.—————————————————
Remuneration: Remuneration is in accordance with the Collective Agreement
between Mount Saint Vincent University and CUPE 3912
—————————————————
How to apply: Send your application accompanied by curriculum vitae and
the names of three references to:
Department Chair: Dr. Ronald MacKay, Dept. of Biology
Email: Ron.MacKay@msvu.caApplication deadline: 8/6/2014
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Department/Faculty: Biology
Course Name: Introductory Biology I
Course Code: BIOL 1152*02 (1st half)
Academic Term: Fall
Class Timetable: MWF 12:00PM – 12:50PM
Course Unit Value: .25
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Start Date: 9/3/2014
End Date: 12/18/2014
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Qualifications:
The successful candidate will have a PhD in biology or a related subject
and demonstrated competence in teaching at the university level.

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Duties: Preparation, teaching, student consultation, grading and marking,
distribution of student evaluation questionnaires, involvement in student
appeals, and other duties appropriate to the
appointment. —————————————————
Additional Duties:
This position is the first half of BIOL 1152 02. The lecturers of the

first and second halves co-operate in defining course material and in
administering the course. See the description of BIOL 1152 in the MSVU
Undergraduate Academic Calendar.

—————————————————
Remuneration: Remuneration is in accordance with the Collective Agreement
between Mount Saint Vincent University and CUPE 3912
—————————————————
How to apply: Send your application accompanied by curriculum vitae and
the names of three references to:
Department Chair: Dr. Ronald MacKay, Dept. of Biology
Email: Ron.MacKay@msvu.ca

Application deadline: 8/6/2014
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SMU Positions: SMU Biology Department part-time instructors for:Fall 2014:

BIOL2321.1 Cell Biology I (lecture and lab). Prerequisite: BIOL 1201.
An introduction to the eukaryotic cell with emphasis on the chemical and genetic basis of cellular activities and the division of the cell into membrane-bound and biochemically specialized compartments. The plasma membrane, cytosol, nucleus, cytoskeleton, Golgi apparatus, mitochondrion, chloroplasts and endoplasmic reticulum will be considered.
Instructor responsibilities: The sessional instructor is responsible for the preparation and delivery of lectures and the coordination of the laboratory component of the class, to provide biology lab instruction (such as pre-lab tutorial) to undergraduate students; supervise and advise undergraduate students performing biological lab activities; supervise Teaching Assistants (when available) helping with the lab instruction, mark biology lab assignments any complete any other form of evaluation required by the SMU Biology Department and or the University; comply with safety regulations that maintain a safe learning environment for staff and students.

Qualifications: Minimum PhD in Biology and relevant course experience with respect to course instruction.

Lecture: Mon/Weds (10:00-11:15am), Lab: Weds (2:30-5:30 pm). Start date: September 3rd, 2014. End date: December 18th, 2014.
Application deadline: Friday, July 25th, 2014

How to apply: Individuals who have instructed before in the SMU Biology department need only to send an updated CV (complete with education and past teaching experience). Other applicants need to send in addition a copy of their highest Science degree, a 500-word teaching philosophy, course evaluations from other institutions (if applicable), and name and contact information of 3 references. Although candidates of all nationalities are encouraged to apply, priority will be given to Canadian citizens and permanent residents (all applicants should clearly indicate their status as a Canadian citizen or permanent resident). Saint Mary’s University is committed to the principles of employment equity. Please specify all sections you wish to apply for.

Send application either by mail or by email to: Dr. Susan Bjornson, Chairperson, Department of Biology, Saint Mary’s University, Halifax, NS, B3H 3C3 (902) 496-8751, susan.bjornson@smu.ca.

BIOL3398.1 Microbiology (lab section only). Prerequisite: BIOL 1201 and BIOL 1202.

This course is an introduction to the world of microorganisms, the means by which they are studied, and their role in human disease. Topics may include: the origin and discovery of microbial life; structure and function of prokaryotic cells; cell growth and development; and the role of bacteria, fungi, viruses and protozoa with respect to the development of human disease.

Instructor responsibilities: To provide biology lab instruction (such as pre-lab tutorial) to undergraduate students; supervise and advise undergraduate students performing biological lab activities; supervise Teaching Assistants (when available) helping with the lab instruction, mark biology lab assignments any complete any other form of evaluation required by the SMU Biology Department and or the University; comply with safety regulations that maintain a safe learning environment for staff and students.

Qualifications: Minimum of M.Sc. in Biology and relevant course experience with respect to course instruction.

Lab: Weds (2:30-5:30pm). Start date: September 3rd, 2014. End date: December 18th, 2014.
Application deadline: Friday, July 25th, 2014

How to apply: Individuals who have instructed before in the SMU Biology department need only to send an updated CV (complete with education and past teaching experience). Other applicants need to send in addition a copy of their highest Science degree, a 500-word teaching philosophy, course evaluations from other institutions (if applicable), and name and contact information of 3 references. Although candidates of all nationalities are encouraged to apply, priority will be given to Canadian citizens and permanent residents (all applicants should clearly indicate their status as a Canadian citizen or permanent resident). Saint Mary’s University is committed to the principles of employment equity. Please specify all sections you wish to apply for.

Send application either by mail or by email to: Dr. Susan Bjornson, Chairperson, Department of Biology, Saint Mary’s University, Halifax, NS, B3H 3C3 (902) 496-8751, susan.bjornson@smu.ca.

MSVU —————————————————
Department/Faculty: Biology
Course Name: Introductory Biology I
Course Code: BIOL*1152*01 (1st half)
Academic Term: Fall
Class Timetable: MWF 10:30AM – 11:20AM
Course Unit Value: .25
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Start Date: 9/3/2014
End Date: 12/18/2014
—————————————————
Qualifications:
The successful candidate will have a PhD in biology or a related subject
and demonstrated competence in teaching at the university level.
—————————————————
Duties: Preparation, teaching, student consultation, grading and marking,
distribution of student evaluation questionnaires, involvement in student
appeals, and other duties appropriate to the
appointment. —————————————————
Additional Duties:
This position is the first half of BIOL 1152 01. The lecturers of the
first and second halves co-operate in defining course material and in
administering the course. See the description of BIOL 1152 in the MSVU
Undergraduate Academic Calendar.
—————————————————
Remuneration: Remuneration is in accordance with the Collective Agreement
between Mount Saint Vincent University and CUPE 3912
—————————————————
How to apply: Send your application accompanied by curriculum vitae and
the names of three references to:
Department Chair: Dr. Ronald MacKay, Dept. of Biology
Email: Ron.MacKay@msvu.caApplication deadline: 7/10/2014
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Department/Faculty: Biology
Course Name: Introductory Biology I
Course Code: BIOL*1152*02 (1st half)
Academic Term: Fall
Class Timetable: MWF 12:00PM – 12:50PM
Course Unit Value: .25
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Start Date: 9/3/2014
End Date: 12/18/2014
—————————————————
Qualifications:
The successful candidate will have a PhD in biology or a related subject
and demonstrated competence in teaching at the university level.
—————————————————
Duties: Preparation, teaching, student consultation, grading and marking,
distribution of student evaluation questionnaires, involvement in student
appeals, and other duties appropriate to the
appointment. —————————————————
Additional Duties:
This position is the first half of BIOL 1152 02. The lecturers of thefirst and second halves co-operate in defining course material and in
administering the course. See the description of BIOL 1152 in the MSVU
Undergraduate Academic Calendar.
—————————————————
Remuneration: Remuneration is in accordance with the Collective Agreement
between Mount Saint Vincent University and CUPE 3912
—————————————————
How to apply: Send your application accompanied by curriculum vitae and
the names of three references to:
Department Chair: Dr. Ronald MacKay, Dept. of Biology
Email: Ron.MacKay@msvu.caApplication deadline: 7/10/2014
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MSVU —————————————————
Department/Faculty: Biology
Course Name: General Microbiology
Course Code: BIOL*2202*01
Academic Term: Fall
Class Timetable: TTH 12:00PM – 01:15PM
Course Unit Value: 0.5
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Start Date: 9/3/2014
End Date: 12/18/2014
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Qualifications:
The successful candidate will have a PhD in a relevant area of biology,
expertise in the course subject, and demonstrated competence in teaching
at the university level.
—————————————————
Duties: Preparation, teaching, student consultation, grading and marking,
distribution of student evaluation questionnaires, involvement in student
appeals, and other duties appropriate to the
appointment. —————————————————
Additional Duties:
See the description of BIOL 2202 in the MSVU Undergraduate Academic
Calendar.
—————————————————
Remuneration: Remuneration is in accordance with the Collective Agreement
between Mount Saint Vincent University and CUPE 3912
—————————————————
How to apply: Send your application accompanied by curriculum vitae and
the names of three references to:
Department Chair: Dr. Ronald MacKay, Dept. of Biology
Email: ron.mackay@msvu.caApplication deadline: 6/23/2014
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Department/Faculty: Biology
Course Name: Human Development and Genetics
Course Code: BIOL*1114*18
Academic Term: Fall
Class Timetable: T 07:15PM – 09:45PM
Course Unit Value: 0.5
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Start Date: 9/3/2014
End Date: 12/18/2014
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Qualifications:
The successful candidate will have a PhD in a relevant area of biology,
expertise in the course subject, demonstrated competence in teaching at
the university level, and experience with online courses
—————————————————
Duties: Preparation, teaching, student consultation, grading and marking,
distribution of student evaluation questionnaires, involvement in student
appeals, and other duties appropriate to the
appointment. —————————————————
Additional Duties:
See the description of BIOL 1114 in the MSVU Undergraduate Academic
Calendar
—————————————————
Remuneration: Remuneration is in accordance with the Collective Agreement
between Mount Saint Vincent University and CUPE 3912
—————————————————
How to apply: Send your application accompanied by curriculum vitae and
the names of three references to:
Department Chair: Dr. Ronald MacKay, Dept. of Biology
Email: ron.mackay@msvu.caApplication deadline: 6/23/2014
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Department/Faculty: Biology
Course Name: Human Development and Genetics
Course Code: BIOL*1114*19
Academic Term: Winter
Class Timetable: T 07:15PM – 09:45PM
Course Unit Value: .5—————————————————
Start Date: 1/5/2015
End Date: 4/28/2015
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Qualifications:
The successful candidate will have a PhD in a relevant area of biology,
expertise in the course subject, demonstrated competence in teaching at
the university level, and experience with online courses
—————————————————
Duties: Preparation, teaching, student consultation, grading and marking,
distribution of student evaluation questionnaires, involvement in student
appeals, and other duties appropriate to the
appointment. —————————————————
Additional Duties:
See the description of BIOL 1114 in the MSVU Undergraduate Academic
Calendar
—————————————————
Remuneration: Remuneration is in accordance with the Collective Agreement
between Mount Saint Vincent University and CUPE 3912
—————————————————
How to apply: Send your application accompanied by curriculum vitae and
the names of three references to:
Department Chair: Dr. Ronald MacKay, Dept. of Biology
Email: ron.mackay@msvu.ca

Application deadline: 6/23/2014
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MSVU —————————————————
Department/Faculty: Biology
Course Name: Human Development and Genetics Course
Course Code: BIOL*1114*01
Academic Term: Fall
Class Timetable: W 07:15PM – 09:45PM
Course Unit Value: .5
—————————————————
Start Date: 9/3/2014
End Date: 12/18/2014
—————————————————
Qualifications:
The successful candidate will have a PhD in a relevant area of biology,
expertise in the course subject, and demonstrated competence in teaching
at the university level.
—————————————————
Duties: Preparation, teaching, student consultation, grading and marking,
distribution of student evaluation questionnaires, involvement in student
appeals, and other duties appropriate to the
appointment. —————————————————
Additional Duties:
See the description of BIOL 1114 in the MSVU Undergraduate Academic
Calendar.
—————————————————
Remuneration: Remuneration is in accordance with the Collective Agreement
between Mount Saint Vincent University and CUPE 3912
—————————————————
How to apply: Send your application accompanied by curriculum vitae and
the names of three references to:
Department Chair: Dr. Ronald MacKay, Dept. of Biology
Email: Ron.MacKay@msvu.caApplication deadline: 6/23/2014
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Department/Faculty: Biology
Course Name: Introductory Biology I
Course Code: BIOL*1152*01 (Second Half)
Academic Term: Fall
Class Timetable: MWF 10:30AM – 11:20AM
Course Unit Value: .25
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Start Date: 9/3/2014
End Date: 12/18/2014
—————————————————
Qualifications:
The successful candidate will have a PhD in biology or a related subject
and demonstrated competence in teaching at the university level.
—————————————————
Duties: Preparation, teaching, student consultation, grading and marking,
distribution of student evaluation questionnaires, involvement in student
appeals, and other duties appropriate to the
appointment. —————————————————
Additional Duties:
This position is the second half of BIOL 1152 01. The lecturers of the
first and second halves co-operate in defining course material and in
administering the course. See the description of BIOL 1152 in the MSVUUndergraduate Academic Calendar.
—————————————————
Remuneration: Remuneration is in accordance with the Collective Agreement
between Mount Saint Vincent University and CUPE 3912
—————————————————
How to apply: Send your application accompanied by curriculum vitae and
the names of three references to:
Department Chair: Dr. Ronald MacKay, Dept. of Biology
Email: Ron.MacKay@msvu.caApplication deadline: 6/23/2014
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Department/Faculty: Biology
Course Name: Introductory Biology I
Course Code: BIOL*1152*02 (Second Half)
Academic Term: Fall
Class Timetable: MWF 12:00PM – 12:50PM
Course Unit Value: .25
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Start Date: 9/3/2014
End Date: 12/18/2014
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Qualifications:
The successful candidate will have a PhD in biology or a related subject
and demonstrated competence in teaching at the university level.
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Duties: Preparation, teaching, student consultation, grading and marking,
distribution of student evaluation questionnaires, involvement in student
appeals, and other duties appropriate to the
appointment. —————————————————
Additional Duties:
This position is the second half of BIOL 1152 02. The lecturers of the

first and second halves co-operate in defining course material and in
administering the course. See the description of BIOL 1152 in the MSVU
Undergraduate Academic Calendar.
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Remuneration: Remuneration is in accordance with the Collective Agreement
between Mount Saint Vincent University and CUPE 3912
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How to apply: Send your application accompanied by curriculum vitae and
the names of three references to:
Department Chair: Dr. Ronald MacKay, Dept. of Biology
Email: Ron.MacKay@msvu.ca

Application deadline: 6/23/2014
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Department/Faculty: Biology
Course Name: Human Anatomy and Physiology I
Course Code: BIOL*2205*01
Academic Term: Fall
Class Timetable: TTH 4:30PM – 5:45PM
Course Unit Value: 0.5
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Start Date: 9/3/2014
End Date: 12/18/2014
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Qualifications:
The successful candidate will have a PhD in a relevant area of biology,
expertise in the course subject, and demonstrated competence in teaching

at the university level.
—————————————————
Duties: Preparation, teaching, student consultation, grading and marking,
distribution of student evaluation questionnaires, involvement in student
appeals, and other duties appropriate to the
appointment. —————————————————
Additional Duties:
See the description of BIOL 2205 in the MSVU Undergraduate Academic
Calendar.
—————————————————
Remuneration: Remuneration is in accordance with the Collective Agreement
between Mount Saint Vincent University and CUPE 3912
—————————————————
How to apply: Send your application accompanied by curriculum vitae and
the names of three references to:
Department Chair: Dr. Ronald MacKay, Dept. of Biology
Email: Ron.MacKay@msvu.ca

Application deadline: 6/23/2014
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Department/Faculty: Biology
Course Name: Developmental Biology
Course Code: BIOL*3322*01
Academic Term: Fall
Class Timetable: MW 09:00AM-10:15AM
Course Unit Value: .5
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Start Date: 9/3/2014
End Date: 12/18/2014
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Qualifications:
The successful candidate will have a PhD in a relevant area of biology,
expertise in the course subject, and demonstrated competence in teaching
at the university level.
—————————————————
Duties: Preparation, teaching, student consultation, grading and marking,
distribution of student evaluation questionnaires, involvement in student
appeals, and other duties appropriate to the
appointment. —————————————————
Additional Duties:
See the description of BIOL 3322 in the MSVU Undergraduate Academic

Calendar.
—————————————————
Remuneration: Remuneration is in accordance with the Collective Agreement
between Mount Saint Vincent University and CUPE 3912
—————————————————
How to apply: Send your application accompanied by curriculum vitae and
the names of three references to:
Department Chair: Dr. Ronald MacKay, Dept. of Biology
Email: Ron.MacKay@msvu.ca

Application deadline: 6/23/2014
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Department/Faculty: Biology
Course Name: Laboratory for BIOL 2202 General Microbiology
Course Code: BIOL*202L*LA
Academic Term: Fall
Class Timetable: W 01:30PM – 04:15PM
Course Unit Value: .25
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Start Date: 9/3/2014
End Date: 12/18/2014
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Qualifications:
The candidate must have a BSc in biology or a related discipline, at least
one year of microbiology laboratory experience (post-BSc) and some
relevant lab-teaching experience (post-BSc)
—————————————————
Duties: Preparation, teaching, student consultation, grading and marking,
distribution of student evaluation questionnaires, involvement in student
appeals, and other duties appropriate to the
appointment. —————————————————
Additional Duties:
This is a position for a laboratory instructor. The instructor does not
create the exercises or write the lab manual. The instructor works
co-operatively with the lecturer, the senior lab instructor, the
technician and teaching assistants. This lab may or may not be provided
with a teaching assistant. For a description of the course, see BIOL 2202

in the MSVU Undergraduate Academic Calendar.
—————————————————
Remuneration: Remuneration is in accordance with the Collective Agreement
between Mount Saint Vincent University and CUPE 3912
—————————————————
How to apply: Send your application accompanied by curriculum vitae and
the names of three references to:
Department Chair: Dr. Ronald MacKay, Dept. of Biology
Email: Ron.MacKay@msvu.ca

Application deadline: 6/23/2014
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Department/Faculty: Biology
Course Name: Laboratory for BIOL 2202 General Microbiology
Course Code: BIOL*202L*LD
Academic Term: Fall
Class Timetable: TH 01:30PM – 04:15PM
Course Unit Value: .25
—————————————————
Start Date: 9/3/2014
End Date: 12/18/2014
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Qualifications:
The candidate must have a BSc in biology or a related discipline, at least
one year of microbiology laboratory experience (post-BSc) and some
relevant lab-teaching experience (post-BSc).

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Duties: Preparation, teaching, student consultation, grading and marking,
distribution of student evaluation questionnaires, involvement in student
appeals, and other duties appropriate to the
appointment. —————————————————
Additional Duties:
This is a position for a laboratory instructor. The instructor does not
create the exercises or write the lab manual. The instructor works
co-operatively with the lecturer, the senior lab instructor, the
technician and teaching assistants. This lab may or may not be provided
with a teaching assistant. For a description of the course, see BIOL 2202
in the MSVU Undergraduate Academic Calendar.
—————————————————
Remuneration: Remuneration is in accordance with the Collective Agreement
between Mount Saint Vincent University and CUPE 3912
—————————————————
How to apply: Send your application accompanied by curriculum vitae and
the names of three references to:
Department Chair: Dr. Ronald MacKay, Dept. of Biology
Email: Ron.MacKay@msvu.ca

Application deadline: 6/23/2014
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Department/Faculty: Biology
Course Name: Laboratory for BIOL 2203 Diversity of Plants
Course Code: BIOL*203L*LA
Academic Term: Fall
Class Timetable: T 01:30PM – 04:15PM
Course Unit Value: .25
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Start Date: 9/3/2014
End Date: 12/18/2014
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Qualifications:
The candidate must have a BSc in biology or a related discipline, at least
one year of botanical laboratory experience (post-BSc) and some relevant
lab-teaching experience (post-BSc).
—————————————————
Duties: Preparation, teaching, student consultation, grading and marking,
distribution of student evaluation questionnaires, involvement in student
appeals, and other duties appropriate to the
appointment. —————————————————
Additional Duties:
This is a position for a laboratory instructor. The instructor does not
create the exercises or write the lab manual. The instructor works
co-operatively with the lecturer, the senior lab instructor, the
technician and teaching assistants. This lab may or may not be provided
with a teaching assistant. For a description of the course, see BIOL 2203

in the MSVU Undergraduate Academic Calendar.
—————————————————
Remuneration: Remuneration is in accordance with the Collective Agreement
between Mount Saint Vincent University and CUPE 3912
—————————————————
How to apply: Send your application accompanied by curriculum vitae and
the names of three references to:
Department Chair: Dr. Ronald MacKay, Dept. of Biology
Email: Ron.MacKay@msvu.ca

Application deadline: 6/23/2014
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Department/Faculty: Biology
Course Name: Laboratory for BIOL 3312 General Ecology
Course Code: BIOL*312L*LA
Academic Term: Fall
Class Timetable: TH 01:30PM – 04:15PM
Course Unit Value: .25
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Start Date: 9/3/2014
End Date: 12/18/2014
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Qualifications:
The candidate must have a BSc in biology or a related discipline, at least
one year of laboratory or field experience in ecology (post-BSc) and some
relevant lab-teaching experience (post-BSc).
—————————————————
Duties: Preparation, teaching, student consultation, grading and marking,
distribution of student evaluation questionnaires, involvement in student
appeals, and other duties appropriate to the
appointment. —————————————————
Additional Duties:
This is a position for a laboratory instructor. The instructor does not
create the exercises or write the lab manual. The instructor works
co-operatively with the lecturer, the senior lab instructor, the
technician and teaching assistants. This lab may or may not be provided
with a teaching assistant. For a description of the course, see BIOL 3312

in the MSVU Undergraduate Academic Calendar.
—————————————————
Remuneration: Remuneration is in accordance with the Collective Agreement
between Mount Saint Vincent University and CUPE 3912
—————————————————
How to apply: Send your application accompanied by curriculum vitae and
the names of three references to:
Department Chair: Dr. Ronald MacKay, Dept. of Biology
Email: Ron.MacKay@msvu.ca

Application deadline: 6/23/2014
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Department/Faculty: Biology
Course Name: Laboratory for BIOL 3322 Developmental Biology
Course Code: BIOL*322L*LA
Academic Term: Fall
Class Timetable: W 01:30PM – 04:15PM
Course Unit Value: .25
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Start Date: 9/3/2014
End Date: 12/18/2014
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Qualifications:
The candidate must have a BSc in biology or a related discipline, at least
one year of laboratory experience in developmental biology (post-BSc) and
some relevant lab-teaching experience (post-BSc).
—————————————————
Duties: Preparation, teaching, student consultation, grading and marking,
distribution of student evaluation questionnaires, involvement in student
appeals, and other duties appropriate to the
appointment. —————————————————
Additional Duties:
This is a position for a laboratory instructor. The instructor does not
create the exercises or write the lab manual. The instructor works
co-operatively with the lecturer, the senior lab instructor, the
technician and teaching assistants. This lab may or may not be provided
with a teaching assistant. For a description of the course, see BIOL 3322

in the MSVU Undergraduate Academic Calendar.
—————————————————
Remuneration: Remuneration is in accordance with the Collective Agreement
between Mount Saint Vincent University and CUPE 3912
—————————————————
How to apply: Send your application accompanied by curriculum vitae and
the names of three references to:
Department Chair: Dr. Ronald MacKay, Dept. of Biology
Email: Ron.MacKay@msvu.ca

Application deadline: 6/23/2014
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Department/Faculty: Biology
Course Name: Human Development and Genetics Course .
Course Code: BIOL*1114*02
Academic Term: Winter
Class Timetable: W 07:15PM – 09:45PM
Course Unit Value: 0.5
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Start Date: 1/5/2015
End Date: 4/28/2015
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Qualifications:
The successful candidate will have a PhD in a relevant area of biology,
expertise in the course subject, and demonstrated competence in teaching
at the university level.
—————————————————
Duties: Preparation, teaching, student consultation, grading and marking,
distribution of student evaluation questionnaires, involvement in student
appeals, and other duties appropriate to the
appointment. —————————————————
Additional Duties:
See the description of BIOL 1114 in the MSVU Undergraduate Academic

Calendar.
—————————————————
Remuneration: Remuneration is in accordance with the Collective Agreement
between Mount Saint Vincent University and CUPE 3912
—————————————————
How to apply: Send your application accompanied by curriculum vitae and
the names of three references to:
Department Chair: Dr. Ronald MacKay, Dept. of Biology
Email: Ron.MacKay@msvu.ca

Application deadline: 6/23/2014
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Department/Faculty: Biology
Course Name: General Microbiology
Course Code: BIOL*2202*02
Academic Term: Winter
Class Timetable: TTH 12:00PM – 01:15PM
Course Unit Value: 0.5
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Start Date: 1/5/2015
End Date: 4/28/2015
—————————————————
Qualifications:
The successful candidate will have a PhD in a relevant area of biology,
expertise in the course subject, and demonstrated competence in teaching
at the university level.
—————————————————
Duties: Preparation, teaching, student consultation, grading and marking,
distribution of student evaluation questionnaires, involvement in student
appeals, and other duties appropriate to the
appointment. —————————————————
Additional Duties:
See the description of BIOL 2202 in the MSVU Undergraduate Academic

Calendar.
—————————————————
Remuneration: Remuneration is in accordance with the Collective Agreement
between Mount Saint Vincent University and CUPE 3912
—————————————————
How to apply: Send your application accompanied by curriculum vitae and
the names of three references to:
Department Chair: Dr. Ronald MacKay, Dept. of Biology
Email: Ron.MacKay@msvu.ca

Application deadline: 6/23/2014
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Department/Faculty: Biology
Course Name: Human Anatomy and Physiology II
Course Code: BIOL*2206*01
Academic Term: Winter
Class Timetable: TTH 04:30PM – 05:45PM
Course Unit Value: 0.5
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Start Date: 1/5/2015
End Date: 4/28/2015
—————————————————
Qualifications:
The successful candidate will have a PhD in a relevant area of biology,
expertise in the course subject, and demonstrated competence in teaching
at the university level.
—————————————————
Duties: Preparation, teaching, student consultation, grading and marking,
distribution of student evaluation questionnaires, involvement in student
appeals, and other duties appropriate to the
appointment. —————————————————
Additional Duties:
See the description of BIOL 2206 in the MSVU Undergraduate Academic

Calendar.
—————————————————
Remuneration: Remuneration is in accordance with the Collective Agreement
between Mount Saint Vincent University and CUPE 3912
—————————————————
How to apply: Send your application accompanied by curriculum vitae and
the names of three references to:
Department Chair: Dr. Ronald MacKay, Dept. of Biology
Email: Ron.MacKay@msvu.ca

Application deadline: 6/23/2014
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Department/Faculty: Biology
Course Name: Environmental Science
Course Code: BIOL*2213*01
Academic Term: Winter
Class Timetable: W 06:00PM – 08:45PM
Course Unit Value: .5
—————————————————
Start Date: 1/5/2015
End Date: 4/28/2015
—————————————————
Qualifications:
The successful candidate will have a PhD in a relevant area of biology,
expertise in the course subject, and demonstrated competence in teaching
at the university level.
—————————————————
Duties: Preparation, teaching, student consultation, grading and marking,
distribution of student evaluation questionnaires, involvement in student
appeals, and other duties appropriate to the
appointment. —————————————————
Additional Duties:
See the description of BIOL 2213 in the MSVU Undergraduate Academic

Calendar.
—————————————————
Remuneration: Remuneration is in accordance with the Collective Agreement
between Mount Saint Vincent University and CUPE 3912
—————————————————
How to apply: Send your application accompanied by curriculum vitae and
the names of three references to:
Department Chair: Dr. Ronald MacKay, Dept. of Biology
Email: Ron.MacKay@msvu.ca

Application deadline: 6/23/2014
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Department/Faculty: Biology
Course Name: Laboratory for BIOL 2202 General Microbiology
Course Code: BIOL*202L*LB
Academic Term: Winter
Class Timetable: T 01:30PM – 04:15PM
Course Unit Value: .25
—————————————————
Start Date: 1/5/2015
End Date: 4/28/2015
—————————————————
Qualifications:
The candidate must have a BSc in biology or a related discipline, at least
one year of microbiology laboratory experience (post-BSc) and some
relevant lab-teaching experience (post-BSc).
—————————————————
Duties: Preparation, teaching, student consultation, grading and marking,
distribution of student evaluation questionnaires, involvement in student
appeals, and other duties appropriate to the
appointment. —————————————————
Additional Duties:
This is a position for a laboratory instructor. The instructor does not
create the exercises or write the lab manual. The instructor works
co-operatively with the lecturer, the senior lab instructor, the
technician and teaching assistants. This lab may or may not be provided
with a teaching assistant. For a description of the course, see BIOL 2202

in the MSVU Undergraduate Academic Calendar.
—————————————————
Remuneration: Remuneration is in accordance with the Collective Agreement
between Mount Saint Vincent University and CUPE 3912
—————————————————
How to apply: Send your application accompanied by curriculum vitae and
the names of three references to:
Department Chair: Dr. Ronald MacKay, Dept. of Biology
Email: Ron.MacKay@msvu.ca

Application deadline: 6/23/2014
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Department/Faculty: Biology
Course Name: Laboratory for BIOL 2202 General Microbiology
Course Code: BIOL*202L*LC

Academic Term: Winter
Class Timetable: W 01:30PM – 04:15PM
Course Unit Value: .25
—————————————————
Start Date: 1/5/2015
End Date: 4/28/2015
—————————————————
Qualifications:
The candidate must have a BSc in biology or a related discipline, at least
one year of microbiology laboratory experience (post-BSc) and some
relevant lab-teaching experience (post-BSc).
—————————————————
Duties: Preparation, teaching, student consultation, grading and marking,
distribution of student evaluation questionnaires, involvement in student
appeals, and other duties appropriate to the
appointment. —————————————————
Additional Duties:
This is a position for a laboratory instructor. The instructor does not
create the exercises or write the lab manual. The instructor works
co-operatively with the lecturer, the senior lab instructor, the
technician and teaching assistants. This lab may or may not be provided
with a teaching assistant. For a description of the course, see BIOL 2202
in the MSVU Undergraduate Academic Calendar.
—————————————————
Remuneration: Remuneration is in accordance with the Collective Agreement
between Mount Saint Vincent University and CUPE 3912
—————————————————
How to apply: Send your application accompanied by curriculum vitae and
the names of three references to:
Department Chair: Dr. Ronald MacKay, Dept. of Biology
Email: Ron.MacKay@msvu.ca

Application deadline: 6/23/2014
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Department/Faculty: Biology
Course Name: Laboratory for BIOL 2240 Cell and Molecular Biology
Course Code: BIOL*224L*LA
Academic Term: Winter
Class Timetable: W 01:30PM – 04:15PM
Course Unit Value: .25
—————————————————
Start Date: 1/5/2015
End Date: 4/28/2015
—————————————————
Qualifications:
The candidate must have a BSc in biology or a related discipline, at least
one year of cell, molecular or biochemistry laboratory experience
(post-BSc) and some relevant lab-teaching experience (post-BSc).
—————————————————
Duties: Preparation, teaching, student consultation, grading and marking,
distribution of student evaluation questionnaires, involvement in student
appeals, and other duties appropriate to the
appointment. —————————————————
Additional Duties:
This is a position for a laboratory instructor. The instructor does not
create the exercises or write the lab manual. The instructor works
co-operatively with the lecturer, the senior lab instructor, the
technician and teaching assistants. This lab may or may not be provided
with a teaching assistant. For a description of the course, see BIOL 2240

in the MSVU Undergraduate Academic Calendar.
—————————————————
Remuneration: Remuneration is in accordance with the Collective Agreement
between Mount Saint Vincent University and CUPE 3912
—————————————————
How to apply: Send your application accompanied by curriculum vitae and
the names of three references to:
Department Chair: Dr. Ronald MacKay, Dept. of Biology
Email: Ron.MacKay@msvu.ca

Application deadline: 6/23/2014
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Department/Faculty: Biology
Course Name: Lab for BIOL 3370 Principles of Heredity
Course Code: BIOL*370L*LA
Academic Term: Winter
Class Timetable: W 01:30PM – 04:15PM
Course Unit Value: .25
—————————————————
Start Date: 1/5/2015
End Date: 4/28/2015
—————————————————
Qualifications:
The candidate must have a BSc in biology or a related discipline, at least
one year of genetic laboratory experience (post-BSc) and some relevant
lab-teaching experience (post-BSc).
—————————————————
Duties: Preparation, teaching, student consultation, grading and marking,
distribution of student evaluation questionnaires, involvement in student
appeals, and other duties appropriate to the
appointment. —————————————————
Additional Duties:
This is a position for a laboratory instructor. The instructor does not
create the exercises or write the lab manual. The instructor works
co-operatively with the lecturer, the senior lab instructor, the
technician and teaching assistants. This lab may or may not be provided
with a teaching assistant. For a description of the course, see BIOL 3370

in the MSVU Undergraduate Academic Calendar.
—————————————————
Remuneration: Remuneration is in accordance with the Collective Agreement
between Mount Saint Vincent University and CUPE 3912
—————————————————
How to apply: Send your application accompanied by curriculum vitae and
the names of three references to:
Department Chair: Dr. Ronald MacKay, Dept. of Biology
Email: Ron.MacKay@msvu.ca

Application deadline: 6/23/2014
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DAL Part-time Academic Posting: Department of Biology
DALHOUSIE UNIVERSITY
Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada B3H 4R2POSTING DATE: May 7, 2014APPLICATION DEADLINE: May 16, 2014POSITION: Part-time Academic: Parasitology (Biology 3322.03); September 1, to December 31, 2014DEPARTMENT/LOCATION: Biology

PAY RATE: $4,565.50-$5,583.00

WORK ASSIGNMENT: The instructor is responsible for lectures, and coordinating the laboratory component of the class; assisting students on an individual basis; general administration of the classes (handling student issues, submitting grades, etc.); invigilating tests and examinations. The position reports to the Chair of the Department.

REQUIREMENTS OF POSITION: The applicants will have an advanced degree in biology. Previous, recent teaching experience (classroom and or laboratory) in the related discipline would be a definite asset. First time applicants must provide the names of two referees.

IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN THE ABOVE POSITION, PLEASE APPLY IN WRITING BY THE APPLICATION DEADLINE TO:

Chair
Department of Biology, Room 2078
Dalhousie University
Halifax, NS B3H 4R2

All offers of employment as a part-time academic are conditional upon sufficient student enrolment in the course and approval by the University.

Dalhousie University is an Employment Equity/Affirmative Action Employer.
The University encourages applications from qualified Aboriginal peoples, people with a disability, racially visible persons and women

SMU Positions: SMU Biology Department Part-Time Instructors for:Spring 2014:

BIOL2004.1WW Cell Physiology and Metabolism (web-based lecture and lab).
Prerequisite: BIOL 1201.

This course is designed to provide a thorough understanding of the life sustaining physiological and biophysical concepts associated with cell and tissue processes (including those of humans). Topics include membrane structure and function, enzymes and enzyme kinetics, bioenergetics, signal transduction, regulation and homeostasis.

Instructor responsibilities:
• To prepare and deliver web-based lectures and laboratory components to undergraduate students
• To provide online feedback to students
• To mark both lecture and lab exams, quizzes and assignments and/or complete any other form of evaluation required by the SMU Biology Department and/or the University

Qualifications:
Minimum PhD in Biology and relevant course experience with respect to course instruction

Salary:
Based on the CUPE Local 3912 Collective Agreement in effect

Lecture: Web based course (online)
Start date: May 5th, 2014. End date: June 20th, 2014.

Application deadline: March 28th, 2014.

How to apply: Individuals who have instructed before in the SMU Biology department need only to send an updated CV (complete with education and past teaching experience). Other applicants are required to submit their updated CV, a copy of their highest Science degree, a 500-word teaching philosophy, course evaluations from other institutions (if applicable), and name and contact information of 3 references. Although candidates of all nationalities are encouraged to apply, priority will be given to Canadian citizens and permanent residents (all applicants should clearly indicate their status as a Canadian citizen or permanent resident). Saint Mary’s University is committed to the principles of employment equity.

Please send your application by mail or email (preferred) to: Dr. Susan Bjornson, Chairperson, Department of Biology, Saint Mary’s University, Halifax, NS, B3H 3C3 (902) 496-8751, susan.bjornson@smu.ca.

BIOL2307.1 Genetics (lecture and lab). Prerequisite: BIOL 1201.

Topics include the principles and history of heredity, gene interactions, the association of genes on eukaryotic chromosomes, autosomal and sex-linked genetic inheritance and sex determination, and statistical tests of genetic hypotheses. Laboratory studies include genetic experiments and problem solving.

Instructor responsibilities:
• To prepare and deliver lectures to undergraduate students
• To provide laboratory instruction to undergraduate students
• To supervise and advise undergraduate students performing biological lab activities
• To supervise Teaching Assistants (when available) that are hired to help with lab instruction
• To mark lecture and lab exams, quizzes, assignments and/or complete any other form of evaluation required by the SMU Biology Department and/or the University
• To comply with safety regulations and maintain a safe learning environment for staff and students

Qualifications:
Minimum PhD in Biology and relevant course experience with respect to course instruction

Salary:
Based on the CUPE Local 3912 Collective Agreement in effect

Lecture: Mon/Weds (9:30am -12:29 pm); Lab: Mon/Weds (1:30-4:30pm).
Start date: May 5th, 2014. End date: June 20th, 2014.

Application deadline: March 28th, 2014.

How to apply: Individuals who have instructed before in the SMU Biology department need only to send an updated CV (complete with education and past teaching experience). Other applicants are required to submit their updated CV, a copy of their highest Science degree, a 500-word teaching philosophy, course evaluations from other institutions (if applicable), and name and contact information of 3 references. Although candidates of all nationalities are encouraged to apply, priority will be given to Canadian citizens and permanent residents (all applicants should clearly indicate their status as a Canadian citizen or permanent resident). Saint Mary’s University is committed to the principles of employment equity.

Please send your application by mail or email (preferred) to: Dr. Susan Bjornson, Chairperson, Department of Biology, Saint Mary’s University, Halifax, NS, B3H 3C3 (902) 496-8751, susan.bjornson@smu.ca.

BIOL2308 Biostatistics (lecture and labs). Prerequisite: BIOL 1202.

This course is an introduction to the methods of analyzing quantitative data in the biological sciences with emphasis on practical applications of statistics in biology and its graphical presentation. Topics include descriptive statistics, distributions, regression, correlation, analysis of variance, and sampling methods. This course is recommended for biology majors.

Instructor responsibilities:
• To prepare and deliver lectures to undergraduate students
• To provide laboratory instruction to undergraduate students
• To supervise and advise undergraduate students performing biological lab activities
• To supervise Teaching Assistants (when available) that are hired to help with lab instruction
• To mark lecture and lab exams, quizzes, assignments and/or complete any other form of evaluation required by the SMU Biology Department and/or the University
• To comply with safety regulations and maintain a safe learning environment for staff and students

Qualifications:
Minimum PhD in Biology and relevant course experience with respect to course instruction

Salary:
Based on the CUPE Local 3912 Collective Agreement in effect

Lecture: Tues/Thurs (9:30am -12:29 pm); Lab: Tues/Thurs (1:30-4:30pm).
Start date: May 5th, 2014. End date: June 20th, 2014.

Application deadline: March 28th, 2014.

How to apply: Individuals who have instructed before in the SMU Biology department need only to send an updated CV (complete with education and past teaching experience). Other applicants are required to submit their updated CV, a copy of their highest Science degree, a 500-word teaching philosophy, course evaluations from other institutions (if applicable), and name and contact information of 3 references. Although candidates of all nationalities are encouraged to apply, priority will be given to Canadian citizens and permanent residents (all applicants should clearly indicate their status as a Canadian citizen or permanent resident). Saint Mary’s University is committed to the principles of employment equity.

Please send your application by mail or email (preferred) to: Dr. Susan Bjornson, Chairperson, Department of Biology, Saint Mary’s University, Halifax, NS, B3H 3C3 (902) 496-8751, susan.bjornson@smu.ca.

DAL Part-Time Academic Posting: Department of Biology
DALHOUSIE UNIVERSITY
Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada B3H 4R2POSTING DATE: February 10, 2014APPLICATION DEADLINE: February 19, 2014POSITION: Part-time Academic; Introductory Biology I (Biology 1020, online); May 5 to August 1, 2014DEPARTMENT/LOCATION: Biology

PAY RATE: $4,565.50-$5,583

WORK ASSIGNMENT: The instructor is responsible for the administration and delivery of BIOL 1020 (Introductory Biology I: Cells, Genetics, and Evolution), including content review in the form of webcasts and web conferences, assisting students on an individual basis, managing teaching assistants, invigilating tests and examinations, and submitting grades. The position reports to the Chair of the Department. For more information about BIOL1020, please visit http://biology.dal.ca/online.

REQUIREMENTS OF POSITION: The candidate should have an MSc or equivalent academic experience in Biology, and experience in the CMS used at Dalhousie University (Blackboard Learn 9.1). Candidates must have a strong background and interest in teaching, good communication skills, and ability to work as a team member. Additional training or experience in online learning and web technologies are assets. First time applicants must provide the names of two referees.

IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN THE ABOVE POSITION, PLEASE APPLY IN WRITING BY THE APPLICATION DEADLINE TO:

Chair
Department of Biology, Room 2078
Dalhousie University
Halifax, NS B3H 4R2

All offers of employment as a part-time academic are conditional upon sufficient student enrolment in the course and approval by the University.

Dalhousie University is an Employment Equity/Affirmative Action Employer.
The University encourages applications from qualified Aboriginal peoples, people with a disability, racially visible persons and women.

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PART-TIME ACADEMIC POSTING
DALHOUSIE UNIVERSITY
Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada B3H 4R2

POSTING DATE: February 10, 2014

APPLICATION DEADLINE: February 19, 2014

POSITION: Part-time Academic; Introductory Biology II (Biology 1021, online); May 5, to August 1, 2014

DEPARTMENT/LOCATION: Biology

PAY RATE: $4,565.50-$5,583

WORK ASSIGNMENT: The instructor is responsible for the administration and delivery of BIOL 1021 (Introductory Biology II: Organismal Biology and Ecology), including content review in the form of webcasts and web conferences, assisting students on an individual basis, managing teaching assistants, invigilating tests and examinations, and submitting grades. The position reports to the Chair of the Department. For more information about BIOL1021, please visit http://biology.dal.ca/online.

REQUIREMENTS OF POSITION: The candidate should have an MSc or equivalent academic experience in Biology, and experience in the CMS used at Dalhousie University (Blackboard Learn 9.1). Candidates must have a strong background and interest in teaching, good communication skills, and ability to work as a team member. Additional training or experience in online learning and web technologies are assets. First time applicants must provide the names of two referees.

IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN THE ABOVE POSITION, PLEASE APPLY IN WRITING BY THE APPLICATION DEADLINE TO:

Chair
Department of Biology, Room 2078
Dalhousie University
Halifax, NS B3H 4R2

All offers of employment as a part-time academic are conditional upon sufficient student enrolment in the course and approval by the University.

Dalhousie University is an Employment Equity/Affirmative Action Employer.
The University encourages applications from qualified Aboriginal peoples, people with a disability, racially visible persons and women.

DAL –Part-Time Academic Postings: Department of BiologyPosted by Department of Biology on 01/22/2014 in job_postings
PART-TIME ACADEMIC POSTING
DALHOUSIE UNIVERSITY
Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada B3H 4R2POSTING DATE: January 22, 2014APPLICATION DEADLINE: January 31, 2014POSITION: One-Half Time Part-time Academic; Diversity of Life I (Biology 2003.03); September 1, to December 31, 2014

DEPARTMENT/LOCATION: Biology

PAY RATE: $4,565.50 to $5,583 (to be prorated)

WORK ASSIGNMENT: The instructor is responsible for approximately 1/2 of the lectures during the term, with emphasis on vertebrates; assisting students on an individual basis, general administration of the classes (handling student issues, submitting grades, etc.) and invigilating tests and examinations. The position reports to the Chair of the Department.

REQUIREMENTS OF POSITION: The applicants will have an advanced degree in biology. Previous, recent teaching experience in the related discipline and demonstrated ability to lecture to a large class of undergraduate students would be a definite asset. First time applicants must provide the names of two referees.

IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN THE ABOVE POSITION, PLEASE APPLY IN WRITING BY THE APPLICATION DEADLINE TO:

Chair
Department of Biology, Room 2078
Dalhousie University
Halifax, NS B3H 4R2

All offers of employment as a part-time academic are conditional upon sufficient student enrolment in the course and approval by the University.

Dalhousie University is an Employment Equity/Affirmative Action Employer.
The University encourages applications from qualified Aboriginal peoples, people with a disability, racially visible persons and women.

PART-TIME ACADEMIC POSTING
DALHOUSIE UNIVERSITY
Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada B3H 4R2

POSTING DATE: January 22, 2014

APPLICATION DEADLINE: January 31, 2014

POSITIONS: Part-time Academic (2 positions); Behavioral Ecology (Biology 3062.03); January 1, to April 30, 2015

DEPARTMENT/LOCATION: Biology

PAY RATE: $4,565.50 to $5,583

WORK ASSIGNMENT: The instructor(s) will be giving lectures examining animal behaviour from an evolutionary perspective. Why do animals do what they do? Using the theory of natural selection as a basis, he/she will examine foraging, grouping patterns, territorial behaviour, parenting, mating behavior, social organization, aggression and co-operation. The position(s) reports to the Chair of the Department.

REQUIREMENTS OF POSITION: The applicants will have an advanced degree in biology and have prior, recent teaching experience in the field of behavioural ecology and demonstrated ability to lecture to over 100 undergraduate students. First-time applicants to the Department of Biology must provide the names of two references.

IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN THE ABOVE POSITION, PLEASE APPLY IN WRITING BY THE APPLICATION DEADLINE TO:

Chair
Department of Biology, Room 2078
Dalhousie University
Halifax, NS B3H 4R2

All offers of employment as a part-time academic are conditional upon sufficient student enrolment in the course and approval by the University.

Dalhousie University is an Employment Equity/Affirmative Action Employer.
The University encourages applications from qualified Aboriginal peoples, people with a disability, racially visible persons and women.

PART-TIME ACADEMIC POSTING
DALHOUSIE UNIVERSITY
Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada B3H 4R2

POSTING DATE: January 22, 2014

APPLICATION DEADLINE: January 31, 2014

POSITIONS: Part-time Academic: Principles of Animal Physiology Part 1/Physiology of Marine Animals, Part I, (Biology 3078.03/Marine Biology 3074.03); September 1, to December 31, 2014.

DEPARTMENT/LOCATION: Biology

PAY RATE: $4,565.50-$5,583.00

WORK ASSIGNMENT: The sessional instructor is responsible for lectures, assisting students on an individual basis; general administration of the class (handling student issues, submitting grades, etc.); invigilating tests and examinations. The positions report to the Chair of the Department.

REQUIREMENTS OF POSITION: All applicants for this position will have an advanced degree in biology. Previous, recent teaching experience (classroom and or laboratory) in the related discipline would be a definite asset. First time applicants must provide the names of two referees.

IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN THE ABOVE POSITION, PLEASE APPLY IN WRITING BY THE APPLICATION DEADLINE TO:

Chair
Department of Biology, Room 2078
Dalhousie University
Halifax, NS B3H 4R2

All offers of employment as a part-time academic are conditional upon sufficient student enrolment in the course and approval by the University.

Dalhousie University is an Employment Equity/Affirmative Action Employer.
The University encourages applications from qualified Aboriginal peoples, people with a disability, racially visible persons and women.

PART-TIME ACADEMIC POSTING
DALHOUSIE UNIVERSITY
Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada B3H 4R2

POSTING DATE: January 22, 2014

APPLICATION DEADLINE: January 31, 2014

POSITION: Part-time Academic; Diversity of Algae, (Biology/Marine Biology 3221.03); September 1, to December 31, 2014

DEPARTMENT/LOCATION: Biology

PAY RATE: $4,565.50-$5,583.00

WORK ASSIGNMENT: The instructor is responsible for lectures and coordinating the laboratory component of the class; assisting students on an individual basis; general administration of the classes (handling student issues, supervising TAs, submitting grades, etc.); invigilating tests and examinations. The position reports to the Chair of the Department.

REQUIREMENTS OF POSITION: All applicants will have an advanced degree in biology. Previous, recent teaching experience (classroom and or laboratory) in the related discipline would be a definite asset. First time applicants must provide the names of two referees.

IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN THE ABOVE POSITION, PLEASE APPLY IN WRITING BY THE APPLICATION DEADLINE TO:

Chair
Department of Biology, Room 2078
Dalhousie University
Halifax, NS B3H 4R2

All offers of employment as a part-time academic are conditional upon sufficient student enrolment in the course and approval by the University.
Dalhousie University is an Employment Equity/Affirmative Action employer.
The University encourages applications from qualified Aboriginal peoples, people with a disability, racially visible persons and women.

PART-TIME ACADEMIC POSTING
DALHOUSIE UNIVERSITY
Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada B3H 4R2

POSTING DATE: January 22, 2014

APPLICATION DEADLINE: January 31, 2014

POSITION: Part-time Academic: Parasitology (Biology 3322.03); September 1, to December 31, 2014

DEPARTMENT/LOCATION: Biology

PAY RATE: $4,565.50-$5,583.00

WORK ASSIGNMENT: The instructor is responsible for lectures, and coordinating the laboratory component of the class; assisting students on an individual basis; general administration of the classes (handling student issues, submitting grades, etc.); invigilating tests and examinations. The position reports to the Chair of the Department.

REQUIREMENTS OF POSITION: The applicants will have an advanced degree in biology. Previous, recent teaching experience (classroom and or laboratory) in the related discipline would be a definite asset. First time applicants must provide the names of two referees.

IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN THE ABOVE POSITION, PLEASE APPLY IN WRITING BY THE APPLICATION DEADLINE TO:

Chair
Department of Biology, Room 2078
Dalhousie University
Halifax, NS B3H 4R2

All offers of employment as a part-time academic are conditional upon sufficient student enrolment in the course and approval by the University.

Dalhousie University is an Employment Equity/Affirmative Action Employer.
The University encourages applications from qualified Aboriginal peoples, people with a disability, racially visible persons and women.

PART-TIME ACADEMIC POSTING
DALHOUSIE UNIVERSITY
Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada B3H 4R2

POSTING DATE: January 22, 2014

APPLICATION DEADLINE: January 31, 2014

POSITIONS: Part-time Academic (2 positions); Marine Mammalogy (Biology/Marine Biology 4060.03/5651.03); January 1, to April 30, 2015

DEPARTMENT/LOCATION: Biology

PAY RATE: $4,565.50-$5,583.00

WORK ASSIGNMENT: The instructor(s) is responsible for lecturing on the various characteristics, special adaptations, evolution, ecosystem roles, and population biology of marine mammals. Evaluative material (examinations, mid-terms) will be given and marked. The position reports to the Chair of the Department.

REQUIREMENTS OF POSITION: The applicants will possess a doctorate in biology with teaching and research experience in marine mammalogy. He/she will also have demonstrated ability in lecturing to students in an undergraduate course. First-time applicants to the Department of Biology must provide the names of two references.

IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN THE ABOVE POSITION, PLEASE APPLY IN WRITING BY THE APPLICATION DEADLINE TO:

Chair
Department of Biology, Room 2078
Dalhousie University
Halifax, NS B3H 4R2

All offers of employment as a part-time academic are conditional upon sufficient student enrolment in the course and approval by the University.

Dalhousie University is an Employment Equity/Affirmative Action Employer.
The University encourages applications from qualified Aboriginal peoples, people with a disability, racially visible persons and women.

PART-TIME ACADEMIC POSTING
DALHOUSIE UNIVERSITY
Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada B3H 4R2

POSTING DATE: January 22, 2014

APPLICATION DEADLINE: January 31, 2014

POSITION: Part-time Academic: Biotagging and Biotelemetry (Biology/Marine Biology 4323.03); January 1, to April 30, 2015

DEPARTMENT/LOCATION: Biology

PAY RATE: $4,565.50-$5,583.00

WORK ASSIGNMENT: The instructor is responsible for lectures, and coordinating the laboratory component of the class; assisting students on an individual basis; general administration of the classes (handling student issues, submitting grades, etc.); invigilating tests and examinations. The position reports to the Chair of the Department.

REQUIREMENTS OF POSITION: Previous, recent teaching experience (classroom and or laboratory) in the related discipline would be a definite asset. First time applicants must provide the names of two referees.

IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN THE ABOVE POSITION, PLEASE APPLY IN WRITING BY THE APPLICATION DEADLINE TO:

Chair
Department of Biology, Room 2078
Dalhousie University
Halifax, NS B3H 4R2

All offers of employment as a part-time academic are conditional upon sufficient student enrolment in the course and approval by the University.

Dalhousie University is an Employment Equity/Affirmative Action Employer.
The University encourages applications from qualified Aboriginal peoples, people with a disability, racially visible persons and women.

Part-Time Academic Postings: SEASIDE program, Department of Biology

Posted by SEASIDE program, Department of Biology on 01/20/2014 in job_postings
PART-TIME ACADEMIC POSTING
DALHOUSIE UNIVERSITY
Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada B3H 4R2

POSTING DATE: January 20, 2014
APPLICATION DEADLINE: January 30, 2014

POSITION: Part-time Academic

DEPARTMENT/LOCATION: Biology / Life Sciences Centre

PAY RATE: In accordance with CUPE Collective Agreement

WORK ASSIGNMENT: The part-time academic will be responsible for teaching the field and lab intensive course, BIOL 3630.03, “Field Methods in Animal Behaviour”. The course will be offered in the Summer session, April 28-May 12, 2014, Monday to Saturday, approx. 0835-1625. Responsibilities include all aspects of teaching and administering the course, including lectures, field trips, test preparation, and evaluation of tests and reports. The part-time academic will also be responsible for preparing a budget in consultation with the program director, and keeping field-related expenses within the approved budget. The part-time academic should expect to spend considerable time before and after the official course dates in preparation for the course and marking assignments.

REQUIREMENTS OF POSITION: A graduate degree in Biology or related field and research experience in Animal Behaviour. Up-to-date (within last 2 years) Standard First Aid and CPR certification and a driver’s license valid in Nova Scotia. Preference will be given to candidates possessing a Ph.D. and/or previous university teaching experience in the subject of the course.

Applications should include a letter and C.V. Please contact Cindy Staicer before applying if you have any questions about the position.

IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN THE ABOVE POSITION, PLEASE APPLY IN WRITING (or e-mail) BY THE APPLICATION DEADLINE TO:

Dr. Cindy Staicer , Director, SEASIDE Program, Department of Biology, Dalhousie University, Halifax, NS, B3H 4R2 http://seaside.science.dal.ca

All offers of employment as a part-time academic are conditional upon sufficient student enrolment in the course and approval by the University. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority. Dalhousie University is an Employment Equity/Affirmative Action employer. The University encourages applications from qualified Aboriginal people, persons with a disability, racially visible persons and women.
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PART-TIME ACADEMIC POSTING
DALHOUSIE UNIVERSITY
Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada B3H 4R2

POSTING DATE: January 20, 2014
APPLICATION DEADLINE: January 30, 2014

POSITION: Part-time Academic

DEPARTMENT/LOCATION: Biology / Life Sciences Centre

PAY RATE: In accordance with CUPE Collective Agreement

WORK ASSIGNMENT: The part-time academic will be responsible for teaching or co-teaching BIOL 3622.03, “Ornithology”. The course will be offered in the summer session and meet from May 13-28, 2014, Sunday through Saturday, approx. 0905-1655 (but some field trips will start at 0430). In addition to the usual responsibilities of teaching a course, the part-time academic will be responsible for students at all times of day for 7 days while off campus at the Harrison Lewis Centre field station near Port Joli, NS. Responsibilities include all aspects of teaching and administering the course, including lectures, field trips, test preparation, and evaluation of tests and reports. The part-time academic will also be responsible for preparing a budget in consultation with the program director, and keeping field-related expenses within the approved budget. In addition, the part-time academic will be responsible for driving students in vehicles rented by the university, and for meal planning and obtaining food and supplies for the week off campus. The part-time academic should expect to spend considerable time before and after the official course dates in preparation for the course and marking assignments.

REQUIREMENTS OF POSITION: A graduate degree in Biology or related field and field research experience with birds. Up-to-date (within last 2 years) Standard First Aid and CPR certification and driver’s license valid in Nova Scotia. Preference will be given to candidates possessing a Ph.D. and/or previous university teaching experience in the subject of the course.

Applications should include a letter and C.V. Please contact Cindy Staicer before applying if you have any questions about the position.

IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN THE ABOVE POSITION, PLEASE APPLY IN WRITING (or e-mail) BY THE APPLICATION DEADLINE TO:

Dr. Cindy Staicer , Director, SEASIDE Program, Department of Biology, Dalhousie University, Halifax, NS, B3H 4R2 http://seaside.science.dal.ca

All offers of employment as a part-time academic are conditional upon sufficient student enrolment in the course and approval by the University. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority. Dalhousie University is an Employment Equity/Affirmative Action employer. The University encourages applications from qualified Aboriginal people, persons with a disability, racially visible persons and women.
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PART-TIME ACADEMIC POSTING
DALHOUSIE UNIVERSITY
Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada B3H 4R2

POSTING DATE: January 20, 2012
APPLICATION DEADLINE: January 30, 2013

POSITION: Part-time Academic

DEPARTMENT/LOCATION: Biology / Life Sciences Centre

PAY RATE: In accordance with CUPE Collective Agreement

WORK ASSIGNMENT: The part-time academic will be responsible for teaching BIOL 3328.03, “Medical Entomology”. The course will be offered in the summer session, May 29-June 12, 2014, Monday through Saturday, approx. 0905-1655. Responsibilities include all aspects of teaching and administering the course, including lectures, field trips, test preparation, and evaluation of tests and reports. The part-time academic will also be responsible for preparing a budget in consultation with the program director, and keeping field-related expenses within the approved budget. In addition, the part-time academic may be responsible for driving students on field trips in a 7-passenger van rented by the university. The part-time academic should expect to spend considerable time before and after the official course dates in preparation for the course and marking assignments.

REQUIREMENTS OF POSITION: A graduate degree in Biology or related field and research experience directly related to the topic of the course. Up-to-date (within last 2 years) Standard First Aid and CPR certification and a driver’s license valid in Nova Scotia. Preference will be given to candidates possessing a Ph.D. and/or previous university teaching experience in the subject of the course.

Applications should include a letter and C.V. Please contact Cindy Staicer before applying if you have any questions about the position.

IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN THE ABOVE POSITION, PLEASE APPLY IN WRITING (or e-mail) BY THE APPLICATION DEADLINE TO:

Dr. Cindy Staicer , Director, SEASIDE Program, Department of Biology, Dalhousie University, Halifax, NS, B3H 4R2 http://seaside.science.dal.ca

All offers of employment as a part-time academic are conditional upon sufficient student enrolment in the course and approval by the University. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority. Dalhousie University is an Employment Equity/Affirmative Action employer. The University encourages applications from qualified Aboriginal people, persons with a disability, racially visible persons and women.
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PART-TIME ACADEMIC POSTING
DALHOUSIE UNIVERSITY
Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada B3H 4R2

POSTING DATE: January 20, 2012
APPLICATION DEADLINE: January 30, 2013

POSITION: Part-time Academic

DEPARTMENT/LOCATION: Biology / Life Sciences Centre

PAY RATE: In accordance with CUPE Collective Agreement

WORK ASSIGNMENT: The part-time academic will be responsible for teaching BIOL 3329.03, “Applied Entomology”. The course will be offered in the summer session, June 13-27, 2014, Monday through Saturday, approx. 0905-1655. Responsibilities include all aspects of teaching and administering the course, including lectures, field trips, test preparation, and evaluation of tests and reports. The part-time academic will also be responsible for preparing a budget in consultation with the program director, and keeping field-related expenses within the approved budget. In addition, the part-time academic may be responsible for driving students on field trips in a 7-passenger van rented by the university. The part-time academic should expect to spend considerable time before and after the official course dates in preparation for the course and marking assignments.

REQUIREMENTS OF POSITION: A graduate degree in Biology or related field and research experience directly related to the topic of the course. Up-to-date (within last 2 years) Standard First Aid and CPR certification and a driver’s license valid in Nova Scotia. Preference will be given to candidates possessing a Ph.D. and/or previous university teaching experience in the subject of the course.

Applications should include a letter and C.V. Please contact Cindy Staicer before applying if you have any questions about the position.

IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN THE ABOVE POSITION, PLEASE APPLY IN WRITING (or e-mail) BY THE APPLICATION DEADLINE TO:

Dr. Cindy Staicer , Director, SEASIDE Program, Department of Biology, Dalhousie University, Halifax, NS, B3H 4R2 http://seaside.science.dal.ca

All offers of employment as a part-time academic are conditional upon sufficient student enrolment in the course and approval by the University. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority. Dalhousie University is an Employment Equity/Affirmative Action employer. The University encourages applications from qualified Aboriginal people, persons with a disability, racially visible persons and women.
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PART-TIME ACADEMIC POSTING
DALHOUSIE UNIVERSITY
Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada B3H 4R2

POSTING DATE: January 20, 2014
APPLICATION DEADLINE: January 30, 2014

POSITION: Part-time Academic

DEPARTMENT/LOCATION: Biology / Life Sciences Centre

PAY RATE: In accordance with CUPE Collective Agreement

WORK ASSIGNMENT: The part-time academic will be responsible for teaching or co-teaching BIOL/MARI/ENVS 3632.03, “Applied Field Methods in Fish Ecology”. The course will be offered in the summer session, May 29-June 12, 2014, Monday through Saturday, from approx. 0905-1655. Responsibilities include all aspects of teaching and administering the course, including lectures, field trips, test preparation, and evaluation of tests and reports. The part-time academic will also be responsible for preparing a budget in consultation with the program director, and keeping field-related expenses within the approved budget. In addition, the part-time academic may be responsible for driving students on field trips in a 7-passenger van rented by the university. The part-time academic should expect to spend considerable time before and after the official course dates in preparation for the course and marking assignments.

REQUIREMENTS OF POSITION: A graduate degree in Biology or related field and research experience directly related to the topic of the course. Up-to-date (within last 2 years) Standard First Aid and CPR certification and driver’s license valid in Nova Scotia. Preference will be given to candidates possessing a Ph.D. and/or previous university teaching experience in the subject of the course.

Applications should include a letter and C.V. Please contact Cindy Staicer before applying if you have any questions about the position.

IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN THE ABOVE POSITION, PLEASE APPLY IN WRITING (or e-mail) BY THE APPLICATION DEADLINE TO:

Dr. Cindy Staicer , Director, SEASIDE Program, Department of Biology, Dalhousie University, Halifax, NS, B3H 4R2 http://seaside.science.dal.ca

All offers of employment as a part-time academic are conditional upon sufficient student enrolment in the course and approval by the University. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority. Dalhousie University is an Employment Equity/Affirmative Action employer. The University encourages applications from qualified Aboriginal people, persons with a disability, racially visible persons and women.
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PART-TIME ACADEMIC POSTING
DALHOUSIE UNIVERSITY
Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada B3H 4R2

POSTING DATE: January 20, 2014
APPLICATION DEADLINE: January 30, 2014

POSITION: Part-time Academic

DEPARTMENT/LOCATION: Biology / Life Sciences Centre

PAY RATE: In accordance with CUPE Collective Agreement

WORK ASSIGNMENT: The part-time academic will be responsible for teaching the field and lab intensive BIOL/MARI/ENVS 3664 .03, “Intertidal Ecology”. The course will be offered in the Summer session, June 13-June 27, 2014, Monday through Saturday, approx. 0905-1655 (but note schedule will vary with tides). Responsibilities include all aspects of teaching and administering the course, including lectures, field trips, test preparation, and evaluation of tests and reports, as well as driving students on field trips in a 7-passenger van rented by the university. The part-time academic will also be responsible for preparing a budget in consultation with the program director, and keeping field-related expenses within the approved budget. The part-time academic should expect to spend considerable time before and after the official course dates preparing and marking.

REQUIREMENTS OF POSITION: A graduate degree in Biology or related field and research experience directly related to the topic of the course. Up-to-date (within last 2 years) Standard First Aid and CPR certification. Preference will be given to candidates possessing a Ph.D. and/or previous university teaching experience in the subject of the course.

Applications should include a letter and C.V. Please contact Cindy Staicer before applying if you have any questions about the position.

IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN THE ABOVE POSITION, PLEASE APPLY IN WRITING (or e-mail) BY THE APPLICATION DEADLINE TO:

Dr. Cindy Staicer , Director, SEASIDE Program, Department of Biology, Dalhousie University, Halifax, NS, B3H 4R2 http://seaside.science.dal.ca

All offers of employment as a part-time academic are conditional upon sufficient student enrolment in the course and approval by the University. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority. Dalhousie University is an Employment Equity/Affirmative Action employer. The University encourages applications from qualified Aboriginal people, persons with a disability, racially visible persons and women.
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PART-TIME ACADEMIC POSTING
DALHOUSIE UNIVERSITY
Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada B3H 4R2

POSTING DATE: January 20, 2014
APPLICATION DEADLINE: January 30, 2014

POSITION: Part-time Academic

DEPARTMENT/LOCATION: Biology / Life Sciences Centre

PAY RATE: In accordance with CUPE Collective Agreement

WORK ASSIGNMENT: The part-time academic will be responsible for teaching the field and lab intensive BIOL 3327.03, “Entomology”. The course will be offered in the Summer session, May 29-June 12, 2014, and will meet Monday through Saturday, approx. 0905-1655. Responsibilities include all aspects of teaching and administering the course, including lectures, field trips, test preparation, and evaluation of tests and reports. The part-time academic will also be responsible for preparing a budget in consultation with the program director, and keeping field-related expenses within the approved budget. In addition, the part-time academic may be responsible for driving students on field trips in a 7-passenger van rented by the university. The part-time academic should expect to spend considerable time before and after the official course dates preparing and marking.

REQUIREMENTS OF POSITION: A graduate degree in Biology or related field and research experience directly related to the topic of the course. Up-to-date (within last 2 years) Standard First Aid and CPR certification and driver’s license valid in Nova Scotia. Preference will be given to candidates possessing a Ph.D. and/or previous university teaching experience in the subject of the course.

Applications should include a letter and C.V. Please contact Cindy Staicer before applying if you have any questions about the position.

IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN THE ABOVE POSITION, PLEASE APPLY IN WRITING (or e-mail) BY THE APPLICATION DEADLINE TO:

Dr. Cindy Staicer , Director, SEASIDE Program, Department of Biology, Dalhousie University, Halifax, NS, B3H 4R2 http://seaside.science.dal.ca

All offers of employment as a part-time academic are conditional upon sufficient student enrolment in the course and approval by the University. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority. Dalhousie University is an Employment Equity/Affirmative Action employer. The University encourages applications from qualified Aboriginal people, persons with a disability, racially visible persons and women.
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PART-TIME ACADEMIC POSTING
DALHOUSIE UNIVERSITY
Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada B3H 4R2

POSTING DATE: January 20, 2014
APPLICATION DEADLINE: January 30, 2014

POSITION: Part-time Academic

DEPARTMENT/LOCATION: Biology / Life Sciences Centre

PAY RATE: In accordance with CUPE Collective Agreement, prorated to 50% of course

WORK ASSIGNMENT: The part-time academic will be responsible for co-teaching the field part of BIOL/ENVS/GEOG 3633.03, “GIS in Ecology”. The course will be offered in the Summer session, June 13-28, 2014, and will meet Mon-Sat, approx. 0830-1625. The part-time academic will be responsible for (1) the safety and well-being of students during the 5-days spent at the Harrison Lewis Centre, Port Joli, NS, from June 20-24; (2) designing and managing the field projects, in consultation with the primary course instructor, Jennifer Strang, Dalhousie GIS centre; (3) introducing the field projects during the first week of course; (4) preparing a budget in consultation with the program director, and keeping field-related expenses within this budget; (5) planning meals for the 5 days and procuring the food; (6) driving students in 7-passenger vehicles rented by the university; and (7) attending and assisting in the evaluation of the student project presentations on June 28. The part-time academic should expect to spend considerable time BEFORE the official start date to design the field projects, prepare necessary materials, organize supplies, and arrange field logistics.

REQUIREMENTS OF POSITION: A graduate degree in Biology or related field and research experience. Up-to-date (within last 2 years) Standard First Aid and CPR certification and driver’s license valid in Nova Scotia. Preference will be given to candidates with coursework and research experience in landscape ecology and use of Geographic Information Systems to answer ecological questions.

Applications should include a letter and C.V. Please contact Cindy Staicer before applying if you have any questions about the position.

IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN THE ABOVE POSITION, PLEASE APPLY IN WRITING (or e-mail) BY THE APPLICATION DEADLINE TO:

Dr. Cindy Staicer , Director, SEASIDE Program, Department of Biology, Dalhousie University, Halifax, NS, B3H 4R2 http://seaside.science.dal.ca

All offers of employment as a part-time academic are conditional upon sufficient student enrolment in the course and approval by the University. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority. Dalhousie University is an Employment Equity/Affirmative Action employer. The University encourages applications from qualified Aboriginal people, persons with a disability, racially visible persons and women.
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PART-TIME ACADEMIC POSTING
DALHOUSIE UNIVERSITY
Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada B3H 4R2

POSTING DATE: January 20, 2014
APPLICATION DEADLINE: January 30, 2014

POSITION: Part-time Academic

DEPARTMENT/LOCATION: Biology / Life Sciences Centre

PAY RATE: In accordance with CUPE Collective Agreement

WORK ASSIGNMENT: The part-time academic will be responsible for teaching or co-teaching the field and lab intensive BIOL 2601.03, “Flora of Nova Scotia”. The course will be offered in the Summer session, July 2-18, 2014, Monday to Friday, 0905-1655. Responsibilities include all aspects of teaching and administering the course, including lectures, field trips, test preparation, and evaluation of tests and reports. The part-time academic will also be responsible for preparing a budget in consultation with the program director, and keeping field-related expenses within the approved budget. The part-time academic should expect to spend considerable time before and after the official course dates preparing and marking.

REQUIREMENTS OF POSITION: A graduate degree in Biology or related field and research experience directly related to the topic of the course. Up-to-date (within last 2 years) Standard First Aid and CPR certification. Preference will be given to candidates possessing a Ph.D. and/or previous university teaching experience in the subject of the course.

Applications should include a letter and C.V. Please contact Cindy Staicer before applying if you have any questions about the position.

IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN THE ABOVE POSITION, PLEASE APPLY IN WRITING (or e-mail) BY THE APPLICATION DEADLINE TO:

Dr. Cindy Staicer , Director, SEASIDE Program, Department of Biology, Dalhousie University, Halifax, NS, B3H 4R2 http://seaside.science.dal.ca

All offers of employment as a part-time academic are conditional upon sufficient student enrolment in the course and approval by the University. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority. Dalhousie University is an Employment Equity/Affirmative Action employer. The University encourages applications from qualified Aboriginal people, persons with a disability, racially visible persons and women.
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PART-TIME ACADEMIC POSTING
DALHOUSIE UNIVERSITY
Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada B3H 4R2

POSTING DATE: January 20, 2014
APPLICATION DEADLINE: January 30, 2014

POSITION: Part-time Academic

DEPARTMENT/LOCATION: Biology / Life Sciences Centre

PAY RATE: In accordance with CUPE Collective Agreement

WORK ASSIGNMENT: The part-time academic will be responsible for teaching the field and lab intensive BIOL/MARI/ENVS 3623.03, “Coastal Ecology”. The course will be offered in the Summer session, July 2-18, 2014, Monday to Friday, 0905-1655. Responsibilities include all aspects of teaching and administering the course, including lectures, field trips, test preparation, and evaluation of tests and reports. The part-time academic will also be responsible for preparing a budget in consultation with the program director, and keeping field-related expenses within the approved budget. In addition, the part-time academic may be responsible for driving students in vehicles rented by the university. The part-time academic should expect to spend considerable time before and after the official course dates preparing and marking.

REQUIREMENTS OF POSITION: A graduate degree in Biology or related field and research experience directly related to the topic of the course. Up-to-date (within last 2 years) Standard First Aid and CPR certification and driver’s license valid in Nova Scotia. Preference will be given to candidates possessing a Ph.D. and/or previous university teaching experience in the subject of the course.

Applications should include a letter and C.V. Please contact Cindy Staicer before applying if you have any questions about the position.

IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN THE ABOVE POSITION, PLEASE APPLY IN WRITING (or e-mail) BY THE APPLICATION DEADLINE TO:

Dr. Cindy Staicer , Director, SEASIDE Program, Department of Biology, Dalhousie University, Halifax, NS, B3H 4R2 http://seaside.science.dal.ca

All offers of employment as a part-time academic are conditional upon sufficient student enrolment in the course and approval by the University. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority. Dalhousie University is an Employment Equity/Affirmative Action employer. The University encourages applications from qualified Aboriginal people, persons with a disability, racially visible persons and women.
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PART-TIME ACADEMIC POSTING
DALHOUSIE UNIVERSITY
Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada B3H 4R2

POSTING DATE: January 20, 2014
APPLICATION DEADLINE: January 30, 2014

POSITION: Part-time Academic

DEPARTMENT/LOCATION: Biology / Life Sciences Centre

PAY RATE: In accordance with CUPE Collective Agreement

WORK ASSIGNMENT: The part-time academic will be responsible for teaching the field and lab intensive BIOL 2605.03, “Marine Life of Nova Scotia”. The course will be offered in the Summer session, July 21-August 2, 2014, and will meet every day, Sunday through Saturday, approx. 0905 1655. Responsibilities include all aspects of teaching and administering the course, including lectures, field trips, test preparation, and evaluation of tests and reports. The part-time academic will be responsible for students at all times of the day for 4 days while off campus at the Harrison Lewis Centre field station near Port Joli, NS. Also responsible for preparing a budget in consultation with the program director, and keeping field-related expenses within the approved budget. In addition, the part-time academic will be responsible for driving students in vehicles rented by the university. The part-time academic should expect to spend considerable time before and after the official course dates preparing and marking.

REQUIREMENTS OF POSITION: A graduate degree in Biology or related field and research experience directly related to the topic of the course. Up-to-date (within last 2 years) Standard First Aid and CPR certification and driver’s license valid in Nova Scotia. Preference will be given to candidates possessing a Ph.D. and/or previous university teaching experience in the subject of the course.

Applications should include a letter and C.V. Please contact Cindy Staicer before applying if you have any questions about the position.

IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN THE ABOVE POSITION, PLEASE APPLY IN WRITING (or e-mail) BY THE APPLICATION DEADLINE TO:

Dr. Cindy Staicer , Director, SEASIDE Program, Department of Biology, Dalhousie University, Halifax, NS, B3H 4R2 http://seaside.science.dal.ca

All offers of employment as a part-time academic are conditional upon sufficient student enrolment in the course and approval by the University. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority. Dalhousie University is an Employment Equity/Affirmative Action employer. The University encourages applications from qualified Aboriginal people, persons with a disability, racially visible persons and women.
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PART-TIME ACADEMIC POSTING
DALHOUSIE UNIVERSITY
Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada B3H 4R2

POSTING DATE: January 20, 2014
APPLICATION DEADLINE: January 30, 2014

POSITION: Part-time Academic

DEPARTMENT/LOCATION: Biology / Life Sciences Centre

PAY RATE: according to C.U.P.E. Collective agreement

WORK ASSIGNMENT: The part-time academic will be responsible for teaching the field and lab intensive course, BIOL 3762.03, “Terrestrial Ecology”. The course will be offered in the Summer session, August 16-30, 2014, every day, approx. 0905-1655. The part-time instructor will be responsible for students for 7 days while off campus at the Harrison Lewis Centre field station near Port Joli, NS. Responsibilities include all aspects of teaching and administering the course, including lectures, field trips, test preparation, and evaluation of tests and reports. The part-time academic will also be responsible for preparing a budget in consultation with the program director, and keeping field-related expenses within the approved budget. In addition, the part-time academic will be responsible for driving students in vehicles rented by the university. The part-time academic should expect to spend considerable time before and after the official course dates preparing and marking.

REQUIREMENTS OF POSITION: A graduate degree in Biology or related field and research experience directly related to the topic of the course. Up-to-date (within last 2 years) Standard First Aid and CPR certification and a driver’s license valid in Nova Scotia. Preference will be given to candidates possessing a Ph.D. and/or previous university teaching experience in the subject of the course.

Applications should include a letter and C.V. Please contact Cindy Staicer before applying if you have any questions about the position.

IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN THE ABOVE POSITION, PLEASE APPLY IN WRITING (or e-mail) BY THE APPLICATION DEADLINE TO:

Dr. Cindy Staicer , Director, SEASIDE Program, Department of Biology, Dalhousie University, Halifax, NS, B3H 4R2 http://seaside.science.dal.ca

All offers of employment as a part-time academic are conditional upon sufficient student enrolment in the course and approval by the University. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority. Dalhousie University is an Employment Equity/Affirmative Action employer. The University encourages applications from qualified Aboriginal people, persons with a disability, racially visible persons and women.
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PART-TIME ACADEMIC POSTING
DALHOUSIE UNIVERSITY
Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada B3H 4R2

POSTING DATE: January 20, 2014
APPLICATION DEADLINE: January 30, 2014

POSITION: Part-time Academic

DEPARTMENT/LOCATION: Biology / Life Sciences Centre

PAY RATE: In accordance with CUPE Collective Agreement, prorated to 50% of course

WORK ASSIGNMENT: The part-time academic will be responsible for co-teaching the field and lab intensive BIOL/MARI 3626.03, “Field Studies of Marine Mammals”. The course will be offered in the Summer session, August 16-30, 2014, Sunday through Saturday, approx. 0835-1625. Responsibilities include all aspects of teaching and administering the course, including lectures, field trips, test preparation, and evaluation of tests and reports. The part-time instructor will be responsible for students at all times of day for 5 days while off campus near Brier Island, NS. The part-time academic will also be responsible for preparing a budget in consultation with the program director, and keeping field-related expenses within the approved budget. In addition, the part-time academic will be responsible for driving students in vehicles rented by the university. The part-time academic should expect to spend considerable time before and after the official course dates preparing and marking.

REQUIREMENTS OF POSITION: A graduate degree in Biology or related field and research experience directly related to the topic of the course. Up-to-date (within last 2 years) Standard First Aid and CPR certification and driver’s license valid in Nova Scotia. Preference will be given to candidates possessing a Ph.D. and/or previous university teaching experience in the subject of the course.

Applications should include a letter and C.V. Please contact Cindy Staicer before applying if you have any questions about the position.

IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN THE ABOVE POSITION, PLEASE APPLY IN WRITING (or e-mail) BY THE APPLICATION DEADLINE TO:

Dr. Cindy Staicer , Director, SEASIDE Program, Department of Biology, Dalhousie University, Halifax, NS, B3H 4R2 http://seaside.science.dal.ca

All offers of employment as a part-time academic are conditional upon sufficient student enrolment in the course and approval by the University. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority. Dalhousie University is an Employment Equity/Affirmative Action employer. The University encourages applications from qualified Aboriginal people, persons with a disability, racially visible persons and women.
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PART-TIME ACADEMIC POSTING
DALHOUSIE UNIVERSITY
Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada B3H 4R2

POSTING DATE: January 20, 2014
APPLICATION DEADLINE: January 30, 2014

POSITION: Part-time Academic

DEPARTMENT/LOCATION: Biology / Life Sciences Centre

PAY RATE: In accordance with CUPE Collective Agreement

WORK ASSIGNMENT: The part-time academic will be responsible for teaching the field and lab intensive course, BIOL 3066.03, “Plant Ecology”. The course will be offered in the Summer session, May 13-28, 2014, Monday to Saturday, approx. 0905-1655. Responsibilities include all aspects of teaching and administering the course, including lectures, field trips, test preparation, and evaluation of tests and reports. The part-time academic will also be responsible for preparing a budget in consultation with the program director, and keeping field-related expenses within the approved budget. In addition, the part-time academic may be responsible for driving students in vehicles rented by the university. The part-time academic should expect to spend considerable time before and after the official course dates preparing and marking.

REQUIREMENTS OF POSITION: A graduate degree in Biology or related field and research experience in Plant Ecology. Up-to-date (within last 2 years) Standard First Aid and CPR certification and a driver’s license valid in Nova Scotia. Preference will be given to candidates possessing a Ph.D. and/or previous university teaching experience in the subject of the course.

Applications should include a letter and C.V. Please contact Cindy Staicer before applying if you have any questions about the position.

IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN THE ABOVE POSITION, PLEASE APPLY IN WRITING (or e-mail) BY THE APPLICATION DEADLINE TO:

Dr. Cindy Staicer , Director, SEASIDE Program, Department of Biology, Dalhousie University, Halifax, NS, B3H 4R2 http://seaside.science.dal.ca

All offers of employment as a part-time academic are conditional upon sufficient student enrolment in the course and approval by the University. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority.

Dalhousie University is an Employment Equity/Affirmative Action employer. The University encourages applications from qualified Aboriginal people, persons with a disability, racially visible persons and women.
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PART-TIME ACADEMIC POSTING
DALHOUSIE UNIVERSITY
Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada B3H 4R2

POSTING DATE: January 20, 2014
APPLICATION DEADLINE: January 30, 2014

POSITION: Part-time Academic

DEPARTMENT/LOCATION: Biology / Life Sciences Centre

PAY RATE: In accordance with CUPE Collective Agreement

WORK ASSIGNMENT: The part-time academic will be responsible for teaching the field and lab intensive course, BIOL 3634.03, “Agroforestry”. The course will be offered in the Summer session, April 28 – May 12, 2014, Monday through Saturday, approx. 0905-1655. Responsibilities include all aspects of teaching and administering the course, including lectures, field trips, test preparation, and evaluation of tests and reports. The part-time academic will also be responsible for students on the overnight trip and for preparing a budget in consultation with the program director, and keeping field-related expenses within the approved budget. In addition, the part-time academic will be responsible for driving students in vehicles rented by the university. The part-time academic should expect to spend considerable time before and after the official course dates preparing and marking.

REQUIREMENTS OF POSITION: A graduate degree in Biology or related field and research experience in Agroforestry. Up-to-date (within last 2 years) Standard First Aid and CPR certification and a driver’s license valid in Nova Scotia. Preference will be given to candidates possessing a Ph.D. and/or previous university teaching experience in the subject of the course.

Applications should include a letter and C.V. Please contact Cindy Staicer before applying if you have any questions about the position.

IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN THE ABOVE POSITION, PLEASE APPLY IN WRITING (or e-mail) BY THE APPLICATION DEADLINE TO:

Dr. Cindy Staicer , Director, SEASIDE Program, Department of Biology, Dalhousie University, Halifax, NS, B3H 4R2 http://seaside.science.dal.ca

All offers of employment as a part-time academic are conditional upon sufficient student enrolment in the course and approval by the University. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority.

Dalhousie University is an Employment Equity/Affirmative Action employer. The University encourages applications from qualified Aboriginal people, persons with a disability, racially visible persons and women.
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PART-TIME ACADEMIC POSTING
DALHOUSIE UNIVERSITY
Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada B3H 4R2

POSTING DATE: January 20, 2014
APPLICATION DEADLINE: January 30, 2014

POSITION: Part-time Academic

DEPARTMENT/LOCATION: Biology / Life Sciences Centre

PAY RATE: In accordance with CUPE Collective Agreement

WORK ASSIGNMENT: The part-time academic will be responsible for teaching or co-teaching the field and lab intensive MARI 3627.03, “Biology and Conservation of Sharks, Skates and Rays”. The course will be offered in the Summer session, August 16-August 30, 2014, every day, Sunday through Saturday, 0905-1655. Responsibilities include all aspects of teaching and administering the course, including lectures, field trips, test preparation, and evaluation of tests and reports. The part-time academic will also be responsible for preparing a budget in consultation with the program director, and keeping field-related expenses within the approved budget. In addition, the part-time academic may be responsible for driving students in vehicles rented by the university. The part-time academic should expect to spend considerable time before and after the official course dates preparing and marking.

REQUIREMENTS OF POSITION: A graduate degree in Biology or related field and research experience directly related to the topic of the course. Up-to-date (within last 2 years) Standard First Aid and CPR certification and driver’s license valid in Nova Scotia. Preference will be given to candidates possessing a Ph.D. and/or previous university teaching experience in the subject of the course.

Applications should include a letter and C.V. Please contact Cindy Staicer before applying if you have any questions about the position.

IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN THE ABOVE POSITION, PLEASE APPLY IN WRITING (or e-mail) BY THE APPLICATION DEADLINE TO:

Dr. Cindy Staicer , Director, SEASIDE Program, Department of Biology, Dalhousie University, Halifax, NS, B3H 4R2 http://seaside.science.dal.ca

All offers of employment as a part-time academic are conditional upon sufficient student enrolment in the course and approval by the University. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority. Dalhousie University is an Employment Equity/Affirmative Action employer. The University encourages applications from qualified Aboriginal people, persons with a disability, racially visible persons and women.
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PART-TIME ACADEMIC POSTING
DALHOUSIE UNIVERSITY
Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada B3H 4R2

POSTING DATE: January 20, 2014
APPLICATION DEADLINE: January 30, 2014

POSITION: Part-time Academic,
DEPARTMENT/LOCATION: Biology / Life Sciences Centre
PAY RATE: In accordance with CUPE Collective Agreement

WORK ASSIGNMENT: The part-time academic will be responsible for teaching the summer course, BIOL/MARI 3221.03, “Diversity of Algae”. The course will be offered in an intensive format, with lectures, labs and field trips, and will meet all day, Monday through Saturday from May 13-28, 2014. Responsibilities include all aspects of teaching and administering the course, including lectures, labs, field trips, test preparation, and evaluation of tests and assignments. The part-time academic will also be responsible for preparing a budget in consultation with the SEASIDE program director, and keeping lab and field-related expenses within the approved budget. The part-time academic should expect to spend considerable time before and after the official course dates preparing and marking.

REQUIREMENTS OF POSITION: An advanced degree in Biology or related field and considerable experience with the biology and identification of algae. Up-to-date (within last 2 years) Standard First Aid and CPR certification. Preference will be given to candidates possessing a Ph.D. and/or previous university teaching experience in the subject of the course.

Applications should include a letter and C.V. Please contact Cindy Staicer before applying if you have any questions about the position.

IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN THE ABOVE POSITION, PLEASE APPLY IN WRITING (or e-mail) BY THE APPLICATION DEADLINE TO:

Dr. Cindy Staicer , Director, SEASIDE Program, Department of Biology, Dalhousie University, Halifax, NS, B3H 4R2 http://seaside.science.dal.ca

All offers of employment as a part-time academic are conditional upon sufficient student enrolment in the course and approval by the University. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority. Dalhousie University is an Employment Equity/Affirmative Action employer. The University encourages applications from qualified Aboriginal people, persons with a disability, racially visible persons and women.