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Contract Instructor Positions

Contract Instructor Opportunities 2021-2022

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 2021-22 Fall/Winter terms.

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.

Term Subject Course Title Day Deadline
Winter BIOL 2107 Fundamentals of Genetics Mondays 17:35 – 20:25 August 11, 2021
Winter BIOL 4604 Landscape Ecology Mondays 14:35 – 17:25 August 12, 2021

Course descriptions are available at the undergraduate calendar.

 Application Procedures and Deadlines:

Applications, indicating each course for which you wish to be considered, should be sent by the deadline indicated above, to:

Professor Bruce McKay, Chair

c/o Sarah Anne Szabototh, Departmental Administrator

Department of Biology


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 site.  Additionally, all of the above listed positions are subject to budgetary approval.