Contract Instructor Opportunities Fall/Winter 2020-2021

Carleton University, Department of Chemistry

Deadline: May 1, 2020

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 2017/2018 Fall/Winter terms.


CHEM 1001- General Chemistry I –Tutorial Leader (multiple positions)

CHEM 3800 Environmental Pollutants

CHEM 4103- Surface Chemistry & Nanostructures


CHEM 1002- General Chemistry II –Tutorial Leader (multiple positions)

CHEM 3106- Computational Chemistry Methods Laboratory

CHEM 3600- Introduction to Nanotechnology

FOOD 4001- Food Quality Control

Course descriptions can be found online: Chemistry & Food Science courses.

 Multiterm Contracts- 2 years

CHEM 1005 (Fall)- Elementary Chemistry I

CHEM 1006 (Winter)- Elementary Chemistry II

FOOD 2003 (Fall)- Regulation of the Canadian Food Industry

FOOD 4102 (Winter)- Regulation of Food Industry

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.  For FOOD 4001, preference given to an applicant with 5 plus years industry experience.

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 Robert Crutchley, 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