Sessional Instructors - Biology Department - Faculty of Science (Winter 2020)
The Department of Biology at the University of Prince Edward Island has openings for Sessional Instructors during Winter 2020 semester, subject to final budgetary approval.
BIO 4020 – Comparative & Environmental Vertebrate Physiology
A study of animal function emphasizing complex regulatory and metabolic mechanisms, the relationships between organ systems, and interactions between animals and their environment. Weekly laboratory exercises and a mini-research project will demonstrate experimental physiologic principles.
Lectures: Tuesday/Thursday 11:30-12:45 Labs: Thursday 1:30-4:30
PARA 4010 – HEALTH PROMOTION, PLANNING AND EVALUATION
This course discusses the concepts of health and illness with an emphasis on understanding the origins, factors and conditions that determine health throughout the lifespan. Students are introduced to the practice of critical evaluation of systems used in health promotion and planning through reading published, literature, writing and class discussions.
PREREQUISITE: Registration in the BSc. Paramedicine program
Three semester hours a week
Applicants must hold a M.Sc. or Ph.D. in a field of science/biology related to the respective course content. Documented experience teaching these courses would be a definite asset.
Preference will be given to qualified candidates with seniority on the UPEI Sessional Roster, and to those with experience in teaching university level courses.
Interested persons should submit a cover letter indicating what course(s) you are applying to teach, a Curriculum vitae, and the names of two individuals who can provide letters of reference should be emailed to email@example.com, or mailed to:
Dr. Kevin Teather, Chair
Department of Biology
University of Prince Edward Island
550 University Avenue
Charlottetown, PEI C1A 4P3
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.
Applications must be received by the closing date of November 19, 2019; however, applications will be considered until the positions are all filled.