Assistant Professor, Biological Sciences
Faculty of Arts & Science

The Department of Biological Sciences in the Faculty of Arts and Science at MacEwan University invites applications for an Assistant Professor position commencing July 1, 2013. The candidate must have a PhD (or solid indication of imminent completion) in Biological Sciences, or a related discipline with a specialization in Molecular/Cellular Biology or Genetics. The candidate must demonstrate excellence, or clear promise of excellence, in teaching. A commitment to research and to the supervision of undergraduate research projects is expected. Candidates utilizing a model organism/system amenable to study in an undergraduate context are of particular interest. Applicants should have fluent written and oral communication skills in English.

Applicants should submit a covering letter complete with curriculum vitae, a statement regarding teaching philosophy and interests, recent teaching evaluations, a statement of research interests and graduate transcripts. Candidates should also arrange for three letters of reference to be sent under separate cover. All correspondence should be addressed to: Human Resources Department, MacEwan University, City Centre campus, 10-600, 10930-104 Avenue NW Edmonton, Alberta, T5J 4S2 (please quote competition number in your application).

All application materials should be submitted before the closing date of February 28, 2013.

This position is included under the MacEwan Faculty Association Collective Agreement.

All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadian citizens and permanent residents will be given priority.

Category Full Time Continuing
Salary Commensurate with education and experience
Closing Date February 28th, 2013
Competition No. 12.12.320
Apply In Person/By Mail MacEwan University
Human Resources Department
University Services Centre
Rm. 10-600, 10700 - 104 Avenue
Edmonton AB T5J 4S2

Fax: (780) 497-5430
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