The Department of Neuroscience is seeking contract instructors for Summer 2023 semester for the courses listed below.
“The University may require that all or part of this course be delivered remotely, including online.”
A note to all applicants: As per Articles 16.3 and 16.4 in the CUPE 4600 (Unit 2)Collective Agreement, the posted vacancies listed are first offered to applicantsmeeting the incumbency criterion. A link to the current CUPE 4600 (Unit 2) CollectiveAgreement can be found at the Academic Staff Agreements webpage on the CarletonUniversity website.
Candidates should be proficient in the English language and have a graduate degree in Neuroscience. Priority will be given to candidates whose research and/or teaching expertise is a strong match with the core material of the course being taught. Please include a cover letter that describes your suitability for the course you are applying to teach. For those applicants who have not taught in the Department of Neuroscience, a letter of reference in support of your teaching ability is required.
Final decision for hiring may be determined through an interview process.
NEUR 1202 [0.5 credit] - ONLINE - Neuroscience of Mental Health and Psychiatric Disease
Clinical symptoms of psychiatric disease, including biological, developmental, experiential and environmental factors that contribute to disease. Topics may include depressive disorders, schizophrenia, autism, ADHD, anorexia, narcolepsy, substance abuse, and personality disorders.
NEUR 1203 [0.5 credit] - ONLINE - Neuroscience of Mental Health and Neurological Disease
Clinical symptoms of neurological disease, including biological, developmental, experiential and environmental factors that contribute to disease. Topics may include stroke, multiple sclerosis, migraine, seizure disorder, Parkinson’s disease, ALS, chronic pain, Alzheimer’s disease and concussion.
NEUR 2004 [0.5 credit] - Fundamental of Scientific Writing in Neuroscience
Introduction to various forms of scientific writing appropriate to neuroscience, with a focus in fundamental skills in scientific writing. Includes: Experimental Learning Activity
NEUR 2201 [0.5 credit] - ONLINE - Cellular and Molecular Neuroscience
Core principles in cellular and molecular neuroscience, including signal transmission along and between neurons, ion channels and transporters, intracellular signaling pathways, and regulation of gene expression.
Deadline to apply is January 9, 2022 by 8:00am. Complete application should be sent to:
Dr. Matthew Holahan, Chairc/o Ryan MacKay, Department AdministratorDepartment of NeuroscienceNeuroChair@carleton.ca
All positions are subject to budgetary approval and adequate student enrolment.
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