Faculty Positions

Contract Instructor Positions

Contract Instructor Opportunities Fall 2023, Winter 2024

Carleton University, Institute of Biochemistry

There are currently no Contract Instructor positions available at this time.

Pursuant to Article 16 of the CUPE 4600 Unit 2 Collective Agreement, applications are invited from members of the CUPE 4600-2 bargaining unit and other interested persons to teach the following Biochemistry courses during the Fall/Winter 2023-24 academic year.

Required Qualifications:

Candidates should hold at least an MSc in Biochemistry, Biology, or related field, and demonstrate teaching competence in a relevant area, preferably at the university level.  Priority will be given to candidates holding a PhD. For first and second year courses priority will be given to those with experience teaching large classes.

Application Procedures and Deadlines:

Applications, indicating each course for which you wish to be considered, should be sent by May 17, 2023, to:

Professor Tyler Avis, Director

c/o Sarah Anne Szabototh, Institute Administrator

Institute of Biochemistry


As per Article 15.3 of the current CUPE 4600 Unit 2 Collective Agreement, applicants are required to submit an up to date CV, including a complete listing of all courses taught within the CUPE 4600 Unit 2 bargaining unit at Carleton University, and your Carleton ID number if applicable. Be sure to list the courses you are applying for in your email.

A note to all applicants: As per Articles 16.3 and 16.4 in the CUPE 4600-2 Collective Agreement, the posted vacancies listed above are first offered to applicants meeting the incumbency criterion. A link to the current CUPE 4600-2 Collective Agreement can be found at the Employment Agreements webpage on the Carleton University Human Resources website and the CUPE 4600-2 site.  Additionally, all of the above listed positions are subject to budgetary approval.