Contract Instructor Opportunities Winter 2021

Carleton University, Department of Chemistry


Pursuant to Article 16 of the CUPE 4600 Unit 2 Collective Agreement, applications are being accepted from members of the CUPE 4600-2 bargaining unit and other interested persons to teach the following Chemistry/Food courses during the Winter 2020 term.



CHEM 1001- General Chemistry I  (Deadline October 15, 2020)

 CHEM 3401- Physical Aspects of Biochemistry (Deadline October 20, 2020)

Course descriptions can be found online: Chemistry courses. 

Required Qualifications:

Candidates should hold at least an MSc in Chemistry, 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. 

Application Procedures and Deadlines:

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 (form here) within the CUPE 4600 Unit 2 bargaining unit at Carleton University.  NOTE that when applying to classes for which they have incumbency, applicants shall not be required to (re)submit documentation beyond their updated CV.

Applications should be emailed by the specific course deadline date (see above) to:

Professor Maria DeRosa, Chair

c/o Caitlyn McKenzie, Undergraduate Programs Administrator

Department of Chemistry


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 website