Department: Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry
Opportunity type: Academic (part-time)
Position title: Part-time Lecturer - Chemistry and Biochemistry
Classification: Part-time lecturer
Supervisor's title: Department Head
Posted date: September 8, 2023
Closing date: October 1, 2023
Anticipated start date: January 1, 2024
The Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry at Mount Allison University invites applications for a part-time stipendiary appointment for the Winter 2024 term, to teach a BIOC-1001 Introductory Biochemistry (https://selfservice.mta.ca/Student/Student/Courses/Search?subjects=BIOC), in an asynchronous online format. The successful candidate should have a completed (or in-progress) PhD in Biochemistry or related field. Doctoral students are welcome to apply, and prior teaching experience is preferred.
The anticipated enrollment in the course is approximately 50 students and involves 3-4 hours of scheduled office hours per week to assist students virtually.
The complete application should include a cover letter, CV with names and contact information of 3 references, and a 1-page statement of teaching philosophy as a single .pdf file. Applications are being managed through Academic Jobs Online https://academicjobsonline.org/ajo/jobs/25607 and should be submitted to that site, not by email.
Questions should be directed to:
Dr. Vicki Meli, Chair of the Part-time search committee
Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry
Mount Allison University
62 York Street, Sackville, NB E4L 1E2
A review of complete applications will begin on October 1, 2023 and continue until the position is filled.
Mount Allison acknowledges, honours, and respects that the land named Sackville, NB is part of the unceded territory of the Mi’kmaq People who are the historic inhabitants, custodians, and dwellers on the land where our University is built and confirms its commitment to strengthening relationships with all Indigenous people.
Mount Allison is committed to diversity and inclusiveness. We encourage applications from members of racialized communities, Indigenous persons, persons with disabilities, and persons of all sexual and gender identities. We seek candidates with qualifications and knowledge to contribute specifically to the further diversification of our campus community.
All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadian citizens and permanent residents are given priority. Canadians and permanent residents should indicate their citizenship status in their application.