Employment Opportunities

Lakehead University is committed to creating a diverse and inclusive environment and welcomes applications from all qualified individuals including women, members of racialized groups/visible minorities, Aboriginal persons, persons with disabilities, and persons of any sexual orientation, gender identity or gender expression. Lakehead University is committed to an environment of open access to employment opportunities. Accommodations are available for all applicants with disabilities throughout the recruitment process. Should an applicant require accommodations for interviews or other meetings, please contact Human Resources at (807) 343-8334 or by emailing human.resources@lakeheadu.ca.

Important links and documents:

Some positions require a 'Confirmation of Eligibility to Work in Canada' form. To access this document please click here

For more Student/Alumni opportunities, please see the Lakehead University Student/Alumni Job Bank website.

For Northern Ontario School of Medicine (West & East Campus) opportunities, please see the NOSM Career Opportunities website.

Toronto Based Positions

nothing available at this time

Tenure Track Faculty Positions - Thunder Bay Campus

Bora Laskin Faculty of Law

Published: November 7, 2017

Department of Computer Science

Published: February 8, 2018

Department of Civil Engineering

Published: February 12, 2018

Department of Electrical Engineering

Published: June 13, 2018

Biophysics ( Lakehead University/Thunder Bay Regional Health Research Institute (TBRHRI) Research Chair) Application Deadline: Wednesday, February 28, 2018 - 11:59pm

Published: January 17, 2018

Smart Health Technology (Lakehead University/Thunder Bay Regional Health Research Institute (TBRHRI) Research Chair) Application Deadline: Wednesday, February 28, 2018 - 11:59pm

Published: January 17, 2018

Department of Political Science Application Deadline: Friday, April 20, 2018 - 11:59pm

Published: April 10, 2018

Forest Genetics Application Deadline: Saturday, June 30, 2018 - 11:59pm

Published: June 12, 2018

Bora Laskin Faculty of Law Application Deadline: Friday, July 6, 2018 - 11:59pm

Published: June 21, 2018

Administrative/Staff Positions - Thunder Bay Campus

ADMINISTRATIVE ASSISTANT, Faculty of Business Administration, Competition # COPE-18-08, Thunder Bay, ON

Application Deadline: Friday, July 27, 2018 - 4:30pm

Published: July 19, 2018

ACCESS & EARLY OUTREACH COORDINATOR, Competition # SCHII-18-20, Thunder Bay, ON

Application Deadline: Wednesday, July 25, 2018 - 4:30pm

Published: July 18, 2018

RECRUITMENT ADVISOR, Competition # SCHII-18-19, Thunder Bay, ON

Application Deadline: Wednesday, July 25, 2018 - 4:30pm

Published: July 18, 2018

Bioethicist Lakehead University Centre for Health Care Ethics, Thunder Bay, Ontario Campus, Competition # GEN-18-05

Application Deadline: Tuesday, July 31, 2018 - 4:30pm

Published: July 11, 2018

SECURITY GUARD, Security Services, Competition # USW-18-01, Thunder Bay, ON

Application Deadline: Friday, July 27, 2018 - 4:30pm

Published: July 10, 2018

Administrative Assistant Indigenous Language Instructors’ Program (ILIP), Competition # COPE-18-09, Thunder Bay, ON

Application Deadline: Tuesday, August 7, 2018 - 4:30pm

Published: July 6, 2018

Head Coach, Women's Volleyball Team, Competition #GEN-18-08, Thunder Bay, ON

Application Deadline: Friday, July 13, 2018 - 4:30pm

Published: July 5, 2018

Desktop Technician 1, Competition #OPSEU-18-03, Thunder Bay, ON

Application Deadline: Friday, July 27, 2018 - 4:30pm

Published: July 4, 2018

President and Vice-Chancellor

Published: March 7, 2018

Librarian Positions

nothing available at this time

Orillia Campus Positions

Contract Lecturer - Intermediate French, Orillia, Ontario,

Application Deadline: Friday, May 4, 2018 - 4:30pm

Published: June 11, 2018

Department of Mathematical Sciences (Barrie)

Application Deadline: Tuesday, May 15, 2018 - 11:59pm

Published: March 21, 2018

Department of Mathematical Sciences (Barrie/Orillia)

Application Deadline: Tuesday, May 15, 2018 - 11:59pm

Published: March 21, 2018

Departments of Geology and Geography and the Environment (Orillia/Barrie)

Application Deadline: Tuesday, May 15, 2018 - 11:59pm

Published: March 26, 2018

Departments of Sustainability Sciences & Biology

Application Deadline: Monday, June 11, 2018 - 11:59pm

Published: May 29, 2018

Department of Interdisciplinary Studies - Criminology

Application Deadline: Friday, June 22, 2018 - 11:59pm

Published: June 6, 2018

Department of Computer Science (Barrie)

Application Deadline: Friday, July 13, 2018 - 11:59pm

Published: June 29, 2018

STUDENT SUCCESS ADVISOR, Competition # OR-18-08, Orillia, ON

Application Deadline: Friday, July 27, 2018 - 4:30pm

Published: July 16, 2018

Men’s Extramural Hockey Coach, Competition # OR-18-06, Orillia, ON

Application Deadline: Tuesday, July 31, 2018 - 4:30pm

Published: July 9, 2018

Women’s Extramural Basketball Coach, Competition # OR-18-07, Orillia, ON

Application Deadline: Tuesday, July 31, 2018 - 4:30pm

Published: July 9, 2018

Research Chairs

Lakehead University/Thunder Bay Regional Health Research Institute (TBRHRI) - Biophysics

Application Deadline: Wednesday, February 28, 2018 - 11:59pm

Published: January 17, 2018

Lakehead University/Thunder Bay Regional Health Research Institute (TBRHRI) - Radiochemistry

Application Deadline: Wednesday, February 28, 2018 - 11:59pm

Published: January 17, 2018

Lakehead University/Thunder Bay Regional Health Research Institute (TBRHRI) - Smart Health Technology

Application Deadline: Wednesday, February 28, 2018 - 11:59pm

Published: January 17, 2018

Tier 1 Canada Research Chair in Physics of Radiation Medical Imaging

Application Deadline: Monday, April 2, 2018 - 11:59pm

Published: April 24, 2018

Contract Lecturer Positions

Department of Anthropology

Published: July 6, 2018

Bora Laskin Faculty of Law Application Deadline: Friday, May 25, 2018 - 11:59pm

Published: June 1, 2018

Department of Computer Science Application Deadline: Friday, July 13, 2018 - 11:59pm

Published: July 10, 2018

Department of Computer Science Application Deadline: Friday, July 20, 2018 - 11:59pm

Published: July 10, 2018

Department of Computer Science Application Deadline: Friday, July 20, 2018 - 11:59pm

Published: July 10, 2018

Department of Physics Application Deadline: Monday, July 23, 2018 - 11:59pm

Published: July 10, 2018

Department of Geology Application Deadline: Monday, July 23, 2018 - 11:59pm

Published: July 10, 2018

Department of Biology Application Deadline: Thursday, July 26, 2018 - 11:59pm

Published: June 29, 2018

Department of Biology Application Deadline: Thursday, July 26, 2018 - 11:59pm

Published: June 29, 2018

Department of Biology Application Deadline: Thursday, July 26, 2018 - 11:59pm

Published: June 29, 2018

Department of Computer Science Application Deadline: Friday, July 27, 2018 - 11:59pm

Published: July 17, 2018

Student/Co-op/Intern/Recent Graduate Positions

nothing available at this time