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Part‑Time Academic Posting ‑ Department of Chemistry

Posted by Department of Chemistry on July 12, 2018 in Job Postings

Please disregard Chemistry Posting - Chem 1012B Concepts in Chemistry II - 1 Lecture Assistant from the July 10th edition of Today@Dal

POSTING DATE:  July 12, 2018


One Lecture Assistant Position

January 2019 – April 2019

DEPARTMENT/LOCATION:  Department of Chemistry

PAY RATE:  As per CUPE 3912 Agreement                          

WORK ASSIGNMENT:  The Instructor is responsible for assisting with all aspects of the specified class:  holding tutorials; holding office hours; preparing and grading assignments; tests and exams, and assisting with the laboratory component.  This position reports to the Chair of the Department of Chemistry.

REQUIREMENTS:  A minimum of a BSc in Chemistry or a related field and completion of a minimum of 1-year in a graduate program (MSc or PhD) in Chemistry or a related field. Previous teaching experience in chemistry at the University level is required. Course administrative (scheduling, organization and data entry) experience is also an asset.

The application package should be submitted as a single PDF file to chmchair@dal.ca and should consist of a cover letter, curriculum vitae, summary of  relevant teaching experience, and names/contact information of three referees, by the posting deadline.

All offers of employment as a part-time academic are conditional upon sufficient student enrolment in the course and approval by the University.

All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority. Dalhousie University is committed to fostering a collegial culture grounded in diversity and inclusiveness. The university encourages applications from Aboriginal people, persons with a disability, racially visible persons, women, persons of minority sexual orientations and gender identities, and all candidates who would contribute to the diversity of our community.

Deanna Wentzell

Administrative Assistant - Chair

Department of Chemistry

Dalhousie University

6274  Coburg Road, P.O. Box 15000

Halifax, NS  B3H 4R2


Phone:  902-494-3707

Fax:  902-494-1310

Email:  deanna.wentzell@dal.ca