Sessional Instructor - Department of Biomedical Sciences - Atlantic Veterinary College - Fall 2016

Competition Number: 
05SI16
Position Type: 
Sessional Opening
Closing Date: 
Thursday, March 10, 2016
Date of Posting: 
February 25, 2016
Department: 
Department of Biomedical Sciences - Atlantic Veterinary College
Position: 
Sessional Instructor
Contract: 
Fall 2016

The Department of Biomedical Sciences at the University of Prince Edward Island has an opening for a Sessional Instructor during the forthcoming Fall 2016 Semester. This appointment is subject to final budgetary approval.

Course: VBS 121 – “Mammalian Physiology”

The Department of Biomedical Sciences is seeking a sessional instructor to assist in delivery of Mammalian Physiology (VBS 121) to first-year veterinary students.  Responsibilities for this position include presentation of weekly lectures (20) in cardiovascular, respiratory, acid-base balance and excitable cell physiology and assisting with other aspects of course administration (midterm).

Remuneration will be as specified in the Faculty Association Collective Agreement.

Qualifications:

• A DVM and/or graduate degree (MSc or higher, in physiology or a related field).
• Preference will be given to those with teaching experience in physiology, but those with evidence of effective teaching in related fields will also be considered.
• Priority will be given to members of the UPEI Sessional Roster for the Department of Biomedical Sciences.

Application Instructions:

Applicants should submit a curriculum vitae and names of three referees to:

Dr. Tarek Saleh, Chair
Department of Biomedical Sciences
Atlantic Veterinary College
University of Prince Edward Island
Charlottetown, PE C1A 4P3
Tel: (902) 566 0819
Fax: (902) 566 0832
E mail: tsaleh@upei.ca

In accordance with Canadian immigration requirements, all qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadian citizens and permanent residents will be given priority. UPEI is committed to the principle of equity in employment.

Closing date for applications is March 10, 2016.

UPEI encourages all qualified applicants to apply for job openings; however, in keeping with the terms and provisions of the university’s various employment and collective agreements, first priority will be given to internal candidates.
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