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Contract Instructor Positions

Contract Instructor Opportunities Summer 2020

Carleton University, Department of Biology

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 Biology courses during the Summer 2020 term.

Required Qualifications:

Candidates should hold at least an MSc in Biology, Biochemistry, 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.

Session Subject Course Title Day Time
July/Aug BIOL 2107 A Fundamentals of Genetics Tues & Thurs 17:35-20:25
July/Aug BIOL 3104 A Molecular Genetics Tues & Thurs 17:35-20:25
May/Jun BIOL 3605 A Fish Ecology and Fisheries Module

Course descriptions are available in the undergraduate calendar.

Application Procedures and Deadlines:

Applications, indicating each course for which you wish to be considered, should be sent by November 27, 2019, to:

Professor Owen Rowland, Chair

c/o Sarah Anne Szabototh, Department Administrator

Department of Biology

sarahanne.szabototh@carleton.ca

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 a Contract Instructor Application Form.

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 Academic Staff Agreements webpage on the Carleton University Human Resources website and the CUPE 4600-2 website.  Additionally, all of the above listed positions are subject to budgetary approval.

Multi-Term Agreement Opportunity

Contract Instructor 2020-2021 and 2021-2022

Carleton University, Department of Biology

As per the Letter of Understanding on the Trial of Multi-Term Agreements, and 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 Biology courses during the 2020-21 and 2021-22 academic years.

BIOL 2005 [0.5 credit] Human Physiology

Topics may include: neurophysiology, sensory reception, the skeletal system, muscular contraction, the cardiovascular system, the respiratory system, and the gastrointestinal system. Preclusion: credit will not be given if taken concurrently with, or after BIOL 3305 or BIOL 3306. Students in Biology and Biochemistry programs may only take this course as a free elective.

Prerequisite(s): BIOL 1003 or BIOL 1103 and (CHEM 1001 and CHEM 1002) or (CHEM 1005 and CHEM 1006) or permission of the Department. Lectures three hours a week.

  • Total Number of Sections Offered as part of the MTA: two (2) sections (0.5 credit each)
  • Terms Offered: Summer 2020, and Summer 2021

BIOL 3306 [0.5 credit] Human Anatomy and Physiology

The anatomy and physiology of the neuromuscular, cardiovascular, respiratory, and excretory systems of humans with comparison to other animals.

Includes: Experiential Learning Activity

Precludes additional credit for BIOL 3305.

Prerequisite(s): (BIOL 1003 and BIOL 1004) or (BIOL 1103 and BIOL 1104), and (CHEM 1001 and CHEM 1002) or (CHEM 1005 and CHEM 1006), and third year standing.

Lectures three hours per week.

  • Total Number of Sections Offered as part of the MTA: two (2) sections (0.5 credit each)
  • Terms Offered: Summer 2020, and Summer 2021

Required Qualifications: 

Candidates should hold at least an MSc in Biology, Biochemistry, 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 Nov. 27, 2019, to:

Professor Owen Rowland, Chair

c/o Sarah Anne Szabototh, Department Administrator

Department of Biology

sarahanne.szabototh@carleton.ca

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 a Contract Instructor Application Form

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.  Sections assigned as part of the Multi-Term Agreement will be included in the limit for courses that may be taught by a contract instructor in one academic year. The limit is not more than two (2) full-credit courses over the Fall and Winter Terms, and not more than three (3) full-credit courses in any academic year ending August 31. Additionally, all of the above listed positions are subject to budgetary approval.