MTS Level 6 - Casual Physiology Laboratory Coordinator - Department of Biology - Faculty of Science

Competition Number: 
Position Type: 
Staff Position
Closing Date: 
Thursday, August 17, 2017
Date of Posting: 
July 26, 2017
Department of Biology - Faculty of Science
MTS Level 6 - Casual Physiology Laboratory Coordinator
Part-Time Term Position
Hours of Work: 

20-25 hours/week (variable) to a maximum of 200 hours over the term. Must be available afternoons, Tuesday to Thursday.

$26.75 per hour as per CUPE 1870

September 2017 to December 2017 (term may be reduced or extended depending on performance, available funding and departmental requirements)

The Department of Biology of the University of Prince Edward Island has an opening for a casual lab coordinator to be responsible for labs in Biology 3260 (Introductory Physiology of Cells and Organisms) during the Fall Semester.


Duties include
• Attending Physiology laboratories and assisting students with technical parts of labs and with writing reports and performing data analysis
• Assisting the course instructor with evaluating of written work
• Other duties as assigned by the course instructor


• B.Sc. in Biology, with a strong background in physiology
• Experience instructing physiology labs
• Good scientific writing skills

Application Instructions: 

Please submit electronically a cover letter, quoting the competition number, a resume and reference list to be received no later than the closing date via the link posted on the UPEI Human Resources website ( Applications will not be accepted via email.

If you are unable to apply online, you can drop off your resume to the Human Resources Department, Kelley Building, University of Prince Edward Island, 550 University Avenue, Charlottetown, PEI C1A 4P3, Fax Number (902) 894-2895.

In accordance with Canadian immigration requirements, all qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadian citizens and permanent residents will be given priority. The University of Prince Edward Island is committed to gender equity in employment.

Only those applicants who are invited to an interview will be acknowledged.

Successful Candidate(s): 

M. Mahlstedt

L. Paynter

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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