Sessional Instructor - Department of Biomedical Sciences - Atlantic Veterinary College (Fall 2017)

Competition Number: 
Position Type: 
Sessional Opening
Closing Date: 
Wednesday, May 3, 2017
Date of Posting: 
April 19, 2017
Department of Biomedical Sciences - Atlantic Veterinary College
Sessional Instructor
Fall 2017

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). This position is subject to final budgetary approval.

Applicants must hold 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. 

Preference will be given to qualified candidates with seniority on the UPEI Sessional Roster in the academic unit.  

Application Instructions:
Please send your applications, including a curriculum vitae with references listed to:

Dr. Jonathan Spears, Chair
Department of Biomedical Sciences
Atlantic Veterinary College
University of Prince Edward Island
Charlottetown, PE C1A 4P3
Tel: (902) 620-5026
Fax: (902) 5660832

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 May 3, 2017

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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