The Department of Biological Sciences within the Faculty of Science invites applications for a Summer 2021 Term BIOL 331 Sessional Instructor.
The successful candidate will have responsibilities for instruction and associated duties of this 3-unit course, including coordination of tutorials. Lectures and tutorials will be offered via online delivery modes. There are no laboratories associated with this course.
Biology 331 - Introduction to Cellular and Molecular Biology
BIOL 331 introduces principles of cellular structure and function, including molecular organization and function of membranes, organelles, the nucleus and cytoplasmic structures, regulations of cell proliferation, assembly of organelles, and cell interactions.
Summer 2021 Term Dates: June 28 - August 27, 2021
Teaching Schedule: Lectures are MWF 9:30-11:20 am and will be offered via online delivery modes.
The successful candidate requires a minimum of an MSc in one of the biological sciences, with a PhD preferred. They also require evidence of teaching effectiveness and previous teaching experience, preferably in this course. Previous experience in teaching through online delivery modes will be viewed as an asset.
Please apply on-line via the "Apply Now" link. A complete application should be submitted in a single pdf, and include the following:
Current curriculum vitae
Statement of teaching philosophy
Evidence of teaching effectiveness
Three letters of reference are also required and can be submitted with the pdf application, or sent under separate cover by the application deadline to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Application Deadline: March 12, 2021
Please visit https://bio.ucalgary.ca for further information about the Department of Biological Sciences.
Remuneration is calculated according to the Collective Agreement, Schedule B. Please see the Faculty Association's website at www.tucfa.com for further information regarding conditions of employment and remuneration.
As per the Collective Agreement, the Department of Biological Sciences will adhere to the right of first refusal terms (Section 23.12.1 and 23.12.2) for Sessional Appointments.
Thank you for submitting your online application. Only those candidates chosen to proceed in the selection process will be contacted.
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