MTS Level 6 - Casual Biology 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 Biology Laboratory Coordinator
Part-Time Term Position
Hours of Work: 

15-20 hours/week (variable) to a maximum of 200 hours over the term. Must be available afternoons, Wednesday to Friday

$26.75 per hour as per CUPE 1870

January 2018 - April 2018 (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 laboratory coordinator to be responsible for labs in Biology 3820 (Evolutionary Biology) during the Winter Semester.


Duties include:
• Attending Evolutionary Biology laboratories to assist students
• Assisting the course instructor with evaluating written work
• Other duties as assigned by the course instructor


• B.Sc. in Biology, with a strong background in evolutionary biology
• Experience instructing biology labs 
• Experience grading biology lab reports

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): 

C. Crain

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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