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MacEwan University is committed to diversity, equity and inclusion. We encourage Indigenous people, persons living with a disability, sexual and gender minorities, women, and members of all minority groups to apply and self-identify. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority.

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Lab Instructor, Biological Sciences
Faculty of Arts and Science

MacEwan University inspires students through a powerful combination of academic excellence and personal learning experiences. Located in culturally enriched, downtown Edmonton, our comprehensive undergraduate university offers over 65 programs to 19,000 full- and part-time students. With a dedication to teaching excellence informed by scholarly research and creative activity, MacEwan provides an exceptional collaborative and supportive learning environment with a commitment to environmental sustainability and opportunities for community engagement. In support of faculty professional development, unique and enhanced services are provided through the MacEwan Office of Teaching and Learning.

The Department of Biology in the Faculty of Arts and Science invites applications for a full-time tenure-track appointment for a Lab Instructor, commencing July 1, 2019, subject to final budgetary approval.

The successful candidate will be responsible for teaching laboratory sections within the Department of Biological Sciences, primarily as part of the core introductory courses (BIOL 107 and BIOL 108). The successful applicant will be comfortable teaching course content from both the molecular/cellular biology and ecology/diversity streams at the introductory level. Preferred candidates will minimally hold an M.Sc. in a relevant area of expertise and will demonstrate a primary commitment to undergraduate teaching and lab development.

Applicants should submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae, teaching dossier (including recent teaching evaluations), and academic transcripts. Three letters of reference, quoting the competition number and candidate name, should be sent directly from referees to careers@macewan.ca.

Questions about this opportunity may be addressed to Kevin Friesen, Chair, Department of Biological Sciences (friesenk8@macewan.ca).

How to Apply:

Only applications received electronically will be considered. To apply, go to http://www.macewan.ca/careers and select the job posting.

Thank you for your interest in employment with MacEwan University. We will be reviewing all applications to select the candidates whose qualifications and experience most closely meet our needs. Only applicants selected for interviews will be contacted.

For general inquiries, please contact us at careers@macewan.ca.

This position is included under the Faculty Association collective agreement.

MacEwan University is committed to diversity, equity, and inclusion.  We encourage Indigenous people, persons living with a disability, sexual and gender minorities, women, and members of all minority groups to apply and to self-identify. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority.

Category Full-Time Tenure-Track
Salary $49,634 to $75,000
Closing Date A review of applications will begin March 11, 2019
Competition No. 19.02.012
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