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Student Laboratory Assistants (Up to 2 Positions) - Department of Applied Human Sciences - Faculty of Science

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Department of Applied Human Sciences - Faculty of Science
Student Laboratory Assistants (Up to 2 Positions)
Hours of Work:
Up to 10 hours per week

$13.70 per hour plus 4% vacation pay


ASAP – December 31, 2022

Applications are invited from 3rd or 4th year students majoring in Foods and Nutrition who are interested in serving as laboratory assistants for the 2022 Fall semester.


  • Assist the instructor in teaching labs in FN 2810 – Introductory Foods, marking student assignments, and other necessary duties as needed.


  • Applicants must be a 3rd or 4th year major in Foods and Nutrition
  • Student must have good academic standing and a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.7
  • Preference given to candidates who have taken FN 1110 – Introductory Foods

Please state in your application the days you are available: Tuesday, Wednesday, and/or Thursday 1:30-4:30.

Priority will be given to University of Prince Edward Island students in accordance with Recruitment, Selection, Hiring and Employment Policies and the Procedures manual.


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.

UPEI is committed to equity, diversity, inclusion, and reconciliation and believes in providing a positive learning and working environment where every person feels empowered to contribute. UPEI is committed to the principle of equity in employment and encourages applications from underrepresented groups including women, Indigenous peoples, visible minorities, persons with disabilities, persons of any sexual orientation or gender identity, and others with the skills and knowledge to productively engage with diverse communities.

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

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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.