Technical Staff Department of Biology, Competition # LUTA-18-02

Category: 
Administrative/Staff Positions - Thunder Bay Campus
Department: 
Biology
Application Deadline: 
Wednesday, June 6, 2018 - 4:30pm

Technical Staff

Department of Biology

12 Month Contract

Thunder Bay Campus

Salary: $43,409.90 - $80,355.84

Competition # LUTA-18-02

A 12-month, full-time technician position is available in the Department of Biology, Thunder Bay campus. The successful applicant will provide laboratory support for multiple undergraduate courses, spanning various academic programs and year levels.  The successful applicant will be a primary resource for increasing our students understanding of biological concepts, while also working closely with course instructors as a crucial part of Lakehead Biology's experiential learning. The successful applicant will also supervise teaching assistants and promote a safe learning environment during laboratory and field course-related activities.

This position will support both introductory and upper level courses with an emphasis on plant and animal organismal biology.  A non-exhaustive list could include: Plant Biology, Animal Biology, Aboriginal Ethnobotany, Biology of Fishes, Ornithology, and the Field Course in Aquatic Ecology. This last course takes place during the summer at the IISD – ELA research facility located west of Dryden, and requires the technician to stay at the facility for 2-3 weeks. The successful applicant must have a Pleasure Craft Operator Card at the time of appointment. Certifications such as Certified Wildlife Biologist and Wilderness First Aid are an asset.

In addition to providing course support the successful candidate will provide curatorial support for the Claude E. Garton Herbarium; as such, the candidate should be capable of working with and identifying local flora.  The Claude E. Garton Herbarium is a collection of over 110,000 plants including approximately 1000 species from the Thunder Bay area. The associated responsibilities include, but are not limited to, managing and maintaining research and teaching collections, facilitating research, supervision of volunteers and students, and overseeing a continuing project to digitize the collections. Experience in a herbarium or museum setting would be beneficial.

In addition to course preparation and support, Biology technicians also perform community service, outreach, and administrative duties including training undergraduate and graduate students as teaching assistants. Previous experience with public speaking and event organization is a requirement of this position. Candidates should be enthusiastic about science and education. Well-developed interpersonal skills are a must. Much of the candidate’s time will be spent working closely with students and faculty.  

Applicants must possess a M.Sc. or Ph.D. in Biology or a similar science, as well as teaching and other work related experience relevant to the courses they will support. They must also be willing and able to work flexible hours in the lab and in the field, be comfortable working with students, and be able to deal with ambiguity and tight deadlines. Experience working with First Nations communities would be an asset. A full job fact sheet is available by contacting Human Resources. This position has 4 levels and salary will be commensurate with education and experience.

A Confirmation of Eligibility to Work in Canada form will be required to accompany your application. Interested applicants are invited to submit a single PDF document containing a cover letter quoting competition # LUTA-18-02, resume, a statement of teaching philosophy, student evaluations of teaching, and contact information for three professional references by 4:30 p.m. on June 6, 2018 to:

Lakehead University

Office of Human Resources

University Centre

Room UC-0003

955 Oliver Rd, Thunder Bay ON P7B5E1

Email: careers@lakeheadu.ca

We appreciate your interest; however, only those selected for an interview will be notified.

Lakehead University is committed to creating a diverse and inclusive environment and welcomes applications from all qualified individuals including women, racialized persons, Indigenous people, persons with disabilities and other equity-seeking groups. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadian citizens and permanent residents will be given priority.  This is in accordance with Canadian immigration requirements.

Lakehead University is committed to supporting an accessible environment. Applicants requiring accommodation during the interview process should contact the Office of Human Resources at (807) 343.8334 or human.resources@lakeheadu.ca to make appropriate arrangements.

COUNSELLOR – ABORIGINAL CULTURAL SUPPORT SERVICES, Competition # SCHII-18-12

Category: 
Administrative/Staff Positions - Thunder Bay Campus
Department: 
Aboriginal Initiatives
Application Deadline: 
Friday, June 29, 2018 - 4:30pm

COUNSELLOR – ABORIGINAL CULTURAL SUPPORT SERVICES

Aboriginal Initiatives

Full-Time Contract

(Academic Term – August 20, 2018 to May 2019)

Competition # SCHII-18-12

Reporting to the Vice-Provost, Aboriginal Initiatives and the Coordinator of Aboriginal Cultural and Support Services, the Aboriginal Student Counsellor will provide current and incoming Aboriginal students with the professional and confidential personal support needed to be successful in their academic aspirations. Student support initiatives include individual and group counselling, advocacy, financial, academic, individual, cultural, and transitional support, which includes the development, procurement and conducting of workshops and events that connect students to existing internal and external programs and supports. 

The successful candidate will have completed an Honours Bachelor of Social Work and/or equivalent education & work experience. Additionally, the successful candidate will have a minimum of three (3) years of relevant experience dealing with crisis intervention, response and referrals. Additional qualifications include experience with supporting Aboriginal student transitions, cultural supports, possesses an intimate knowledge of Indigenous communities, traditions and histories, as well as, knowledge of mental health issues affecting young Indigenous adults. Experience in providing culturally relevant counselling services and the ability to speak and write an Aboriginal language will be considered an asset.  The counsellor will be an outstanding communicator with excellent interpersonal skills along with the ability to use and exercise good clinical judgement. The demonstrated ability to carry out self-reflective practices, along with the proven ability to deliver presentations and communicate with a diverse audience, is critical in this role.  The successful incumbent must also demonstrate an ability to work as a member of an inter-disciplinary team.

This competition will close on June 29, 2018. Interested applicants are invited to submit a single pdf document quoting competition # SCHII-18-12, which will include a cover letter and resume along with the contact information of three references to:

 Office of Human Resources

University Centre

Room UC-0003

Email:  careers@lakeheadu.ca

Lakehead University is committed to creating a diverse and inclusive environment and welcomes applications from all qualified individuals including women, racialized persons, Indigenous people, persons with disabilities and other equity-seeking groups. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadian citizens and permanent residents will be given priority.  This is in accordance with Canadian immigration requirements.

We appreciate your interest; however, only those selected for an interview will be notified. Lakehead University is committed to supporting an accessible environment. Please ask us how we may help you by contacting the Office of Human Resources, Lakehead University, (807) 343.8334 human.resources@lakeheadu.ca.

Marketing & Communications Associate (Orillia)

Category: 
Orillia Campus Positions
Department: 
External Relations
Application Deadline: 
Wednesday, January 11, 2017 - 4:30pm

Marketing & Communications Associate (Orillia)

 Full Time Position (Salary Under Review)

Posting closes: January 11, 2017

Dynamic, modern, and highly learner-centred, Lakehead University acknowledges all of our students as valued leaders of tomorrow, whose education and success are most paramount to our institution. Lakehead's Orillia campus is known for its welcoming community atmosphere, its innovative programs, and its new, environmentally-friendly facilities (LEED@ certified). Orillia is located in the heart of Ontario's Lake Country, recognized as one of Canada's premier outdoor recreation areas, as well as a centre for unique cultural and heritage experiences.  

Reporting to the Marketing Director with a dotted line to the Principal, Orillia Campus, this position is responsible for helping to achieve the marketing and communications objectives of Lakehead University through providing a collaborative and coordinated approach to both our internal and external audiences. This position is responsible for managing the Digital Media Officer (Orillia) and for implementing the University’s marketing and communications objectives and goals as they relate across the organization and with respective departments. The Associate will oversee day-to-day activities, set priorities, foster relationships, and provide strategic direction and advice.

The successful candidate will possess post-secondary education in marketing, communication, journalism, public relations or in a related field. Completion of a University Degree is preferred. They will have at least 5 years of experience developing and implementing marketing and communications plans and activities, preferably within a post-secondary or not-for-profit setting. Experience in writing corporate communications, advertising and marketing, and preparing media relations materials is required as is extensive editorial experience with print and electronic communications.

The candidate has proven expertise developing and implementing integrated communications plans for multiple audiences; demonstrates knowledge of communications and marketing concepts and principles, with an ability to incorporate both traditional and new communications technologies in initiatives; superior verbal and written communication skills; ability to work independently and exercise sound judgement; able to provide oversight of use of digital marketing and social media platforms; strong organizational skills combined with an ability to coordinate and host special events; leadership skills and able to provide direction as the subject matter expert in leading communications and marketing on Campus; demonstrates ability to build relationships; is adaptable and works well in a busy environment with multiple demands while maintaining tact and diplomacy; and has strong computer skills with ability to use professional design software; and possesses photography and graphic design skills.

Interested candidates are invited to submit a cover letter and resume with the names and contact information of three professional references to:

Office of Human Resources

Orillia Academic Building

500 University Avenue, Orillia, ON L3V 0B9

Email:  careers@lakeheadu.ca

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 and persons with disabilities, and persons of any sexual orientation, gender identify 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. If you require accommodations for interviews or other meetings, please contact Human Resources at (705)330-4008, extension 2011. We appreciate your interest, however, only those selected for an interview will be notified.

Bora Laskin Faculty of Law

Category: 
Contract Lecturer Positions
Application Deadline: 
Friday, May 25, 2018 - 11:59pm

The Bora Laskin Faculty of Law is seeking qualified candidates to teach (subject to budgetary approval) law courses including, but not limited to the following subjects in 2018/19.  Term of instruction may also be subject to change. Qualifications:  The Faculty is seeking individuals with demonstrated ability that are qualified by virtue of academic or employment experience to teach. 

Full Year Courses from Sept. 4, 2018 to April 2019:

Aboriginal Legal Issues

Civil Practice

Criminal Law

Torts 

Fall - 12 weeks beginning Sept 4, 2018

Winter – 12 weeks beginning Jan 7, 2019

Aboriginal Law Topics

Alternative Dispute Resolution

Business Organizations

Family Law

Insurance Law

International Human Rights Law

Labour & Employment Law

Land Use Law (Natural Resources)

Professional Responsibility

Remedies

Tax Law

Trusts Law

Wills & Estates Law

Business Organizations

Environmental Law

Evidence

Family Law

International Human Rights Law

Labour & Employment Law

Land Use Law (Natural Resources)

Legal Research and Writing (2 sections)

Professional Responsibility

Property Law

Remedies

Tax Law

Trusts Law

Wills & Estates Law

Rate of Pay: In accordance with LUFA Collective Agreement.

Deadline:  May 25, 2018

Please submit a cover letter outlining qualifications, a curriculum vitae, evidence of teaching performance, including but not limited to student course evaluation scores, and any other relevant information by email to: lawfaculty@lakeheadu.ca or by letter to:

Office of the Dean

Bora Laskin Faculty of Law

Lakehead University

955 Oliver Road

Thunder Bay, ON P7B 5E1

Lakehead University is committed to creating a diverse and inclusive environment and welcomes applications from all qualified individuals including women, racialized persons, Indigenous people, persons with disabilities and other equity-seeking groups. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadian citizens and permanent residents will be given priority.  This is in accordance with Canadian immigration requirements.

We appreciate your interest; however, only those selected for an interview will be notified. Lakehead University is committed to supporting an accessible environment. Please ask us how we may help you by contacting the Office of Human Resources, Lakehead University, (807) 343.8334, human.resources@lakeheadu.ca.

This position is subject to budgetary approval. 

Department of Interdisciplinary Studies - Psychology

Category: 
Orillia Campus Positions
Application Deadline: 
Friday, May 25, 2018 - 11:59pm

Date of Posting:  May 9, 2018

Title of Position:

Sessional Lecturers - Applications are requested to teach one or more of the following courses (subject to availability):

PSYC 3401 Year - Behaviour and Drugs 

Starting Date and Duration:        Year 2018-19 (September 2018 – April 2019)                     

Location:  Orillia – NOTE:  no travel allowance shall be payable. 

Qualifications Preferred:

PhD in Psychology preferred with teaching experience at the post-secondary level. Candidates lacking the specific degree qualification (e.g., ABD doctoral students), but who possess an appropriate combination of experience and other academic qualifications are also encouraged to apply

Send Applications to:

Dr. Alice den Otter, Acting Chair

Department of Interdisciplinary Studies

E-mail:  oris@lakeheadu.ca

Fax:  705-329-4648

Mail:   Lakehead University, Orillia Campus

Attn: Interdisciplinary Studies

500 University Ave

Orillia, ON  L3V 0B9

Applications should include:     

Covering letter outlining qualifications, a curriculumvitae, names of referees, evidence of teaching performance and any otherrelevant information.   A completed Confirmation of Immigration/Citizenship Status should accompany your package.  This form is available on our website at http://hr.lakeheadu.ca/pdf/immig.pdf

Please submit application as a single pdf document. 

Date Applications Due:  May 25, 2018

Note:  Subject to Budgetary Approval

Lakehead University is committed to creating a diverse and inclusive environment and welcomes applications from all qualified individuals including women, members of visible minorities, Aboriginal persons, and persons with disabilities. We appreciate your interest; however, only those selected for an interview will be notified. 

Lakehead University is committed to creating a diverse and inclusive environment and welcomes applications from all qualified individuals including women, racialized persons, Indigenous people, persons with disabilities and other equity-seeking groups. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadian citizens and permanent residents will be given priority.  This is in accordance with Canadian immigration requirements.

We appreciate your interest; however, only those selected for an interview will be notified. Lakehead University is committed to supporting an accessible environment. Please ask us how we may help you by contacting the Office of Human Resources, Lakehead University, (807) 343.8334, human.resources@lakeheadu.ca.                                                                                                                                                                            

School of Outdoor Recreation, Parks and Tourism

Category: 
Contract Lecturer Positions

Qualifications: Minimum Masters degree in outdoor recreation or related field; PhD preferred. 

Please send a copy of your resume, an example of a course outline you have developed, and recent teaching evaluations.   Incomplete application packages will not be considered.

The course descriptions can be found in the Lakehead University calendar:  http://navigator.lakeheadu.ca/~/Catalog/ViewCatalog.aspx?pageid=viewcatalog&catalogid=21&topicgroupid=12834 

FALL 

OUTD 1150 FA:  Land Relations

OUTD 1150 FB:  Land Relations

(class and lab combined into 2 blocks which are

 4 hours each for a total of 8 hours/week)          

OUTD 2210 FA:  Theory and Practice in Outdoor Leadership 

 

WINTER

OUTD 2350 WA and Lab W1:  Outdoor Skills and Theory II

(1 class 2 hours long and 8 hour lab on Fridays, requires some weekends)

OUTD 3310 WA: Expedition Management

OUTD 1010 WB and Lab W2: Group Dynamics in ORPT 

Date of posting:  May 8, 2018

Date of closing:  until positions are filled

Applications to:     

Dr Margaret Johnston, Acting Director

School of Outdoor Recreation, Parks & Tourism

955 Oliver Road, Thunder Bay, Ontario, P7B 5E1

Phone:  (807) 343-8377    

Fax:  (807) 346-7836

Email: mejohnst@lakeheadu.ca

Please use ‘Application’  as subject heading in email

These positions are subject to budgetary approval.

Lakehead University is committed to creating a diverse and inclusive environment and welcomes applications from all qualified individuals including women, racialized persons, Indigenous people, persons with disabilities and other equity-seeking groups. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadian citizens and permanent residents will be given priority.  This is in accordance with Canadian immigration requirements.

We appreciate your interest; however, only those selected for an interview will be notified. Lakehead University is committed to supporting an accessible environment. Please ask us how we may help you by contacting the Office of Human Resources, Lakehead University, (807) 343.8334, human.resources@lakeheadu.ca.

Faculty of Natural Resources Management

Category: 
Contract Lecturer Positions

Call for Contract Lecturers

(September 4, 2018 – April 30, 2019)

Thunder Bay Campus 

The Faculty of Natural Resources Management at Lakehead University is seeking qualified Contract Lecturers for the following undergraduate courses: 

  • Fall18: NRMT 2170 Forest Economics
  • Fall18: NRMT 4213 Policy and Legislation (RPF required)
  • Fall18: NRMT 4217 Remote Sensing Applications (Erdas Imagine + Ecognition required)
  • Winter19: NRMT 2054 Indigenous Peoples & Natural Resources
  • Winter19: NRMT 4270 Advanced Remote Sensing Applications (Erdas Imagine + Ecognition required)
  • Winter19: NRMT 3251 Renewable Energy Resources
  • Winter19: NRMT 4271 Marketing of Forest Products
  • Winter19: NRMT 1110 Natural Resources Inventory
  • Winter19: NRMT 2210 Forest Ecology & Silvics

Specific calendar course descriptions can be found on the online Academic Calendar. 

Requirements: A Masters degree in Forestry, Biological Sciences or a relevant/related discipline, curriculum vitae, and evidence of successful teaching experience.

Submit electronic applications addressed to the Dean, Dr. Ulf Runesson, via email to JBAIN@lakeheadu.ca.

Dr. Ulf Runesson, Dean

Faculty of Natural Resources Management

Lakehead University

955 Oliver Road

Thunder Bay, Ontario, P7B 5E1


Lakehead University is a comprehensive university with nine faculties, 8,000 students, and 2,250 faculty and staff, with its main campus located in Thunder Bay and a branch campus in Orillia, Ontario. 

A completed Confirmation of Eligibility to Work in Canada form must accompany your package. This form is available on our website at https://www.lakeheadu.ca/faculty-and-staff/departments/services/hr/employment-opportunites.

Lakehead University is committed to creating a diverse and inclusive environment and welcomes applications from all qualified individuals including women, racialized persons, Indigenous people, persons with disabilities and other equity-seeking groups. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadian citizens and permanent residents will be given priority.  This is in accordance with Canadian immigration requirements.

We appreciate your interest; however, only those selected for an interview will be notified. Lakehead University is committed to supporting an accessible environment. Please ask us how we may help you by contacting the Office of Human Resources, Lakehead University, (807) 343.8334, human.resources@lakeheadu.ca.

This position is subject to budgetary approval.

 

Tier 1 Canada Research Chair in Physics of Radiation Medical Imaging

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

Lakehead University (Ontario, Canada)

Tenure-Track Associate or Full Professor Appointment

Tier 1 Canada Research Chair in Physics of Radiation Medical Imaging

Priority in Hiring to Qualified Women* 

Lakehead University invites applications for a Tier 1 Canada Research Chair in the area of the Physics of Radiation Medical Imaging.   This tenure-track appointment will be at the rank of Associate or Full Professor. Tier 1 Canada Research Chairs are intended for outstanding and innovative world-class researchers whose accomplishments have made a major impact in their fields; they must be recognized internationally as leaders in their fields. 

By combining discovery and translational research the Chair will increase the breadth of offerings at Lakehead University.  The Chair is expected to enhance collaborations with the Thunder Bay Regional Health Research Institute (TBRHRI) and will add to the continuing development of a research cluster on Medical Imaging within the University.

The successful candidate will be given a reduced teaching load in order to dedicate the majority of their time to research, be provided with modern laboratory facilities and access to research equipment at Lakehead University’s Instrumentation Laboratory, Thunder Bay Research Health Sciences Centre (TBRHSC) and Thunder Bay Regional Health Research Institute.  

With over 8,600 students, Lakehead University has campuses in Thunder Bay and Orillia, in Ontario, Canada, and is proud to have been ranked Canada’s Research University of the Year for three consecutive years in a row by RE$EARCH InfoSource.

*To alleviate the under-representation of women in CRC positions at Lakehead University, priority in hiring will be given to qualified women who self-identify as such in the application process. This initiative is a special program under the Ontario Human Rights Code.

Background

Lakehead University requires the candidate to have a completed PhD, an innovative and original research program, and a high potential to attract external funding and collaborations within and outside of Lakehead University.  A demonstrated ability to teach effectively, supervise undergraduate and graduate students and work collegially in interdisciplinary teams is also expected.  The successful candidate will enhance interdisciplinary research and training and attract, develop and retain excellent students and future researchers.  The successful candidate will have access to new research equipment, including a Nuclear Magnetic Resonance Spectroscopy (NMR), Scanning Electron Microscope (SEM), Transmission Electron Microscope (TEM) and an X-ray Photoelectron Spectroscopy (XPS) in our newly constructed Center for Advanced Studies in Engineering and Sciences (CASES) building scheduled for completion in April 2018.   In addition, the successful candidate will have access to a new Cyclotron and Radiochemistry research facility at the Thunder Bay Regional Health Research Institute (TBRHRI). 

Lakehead University is a comprehensive University with a reputation for innovative academic programs and leading-edge research.  With two campuses, located in Thunder Bay and Orillia, Lakehead has over 8,600 students, over 30 graduate programs (both Masters and PhD), 2,250 faculty and staff (https:www.lakeheadu.ca) and external research funding that has tripled in the last decade.   Research excellence is the foundation for providing an exceptional and unconventional student experience, for training research leaders of tomorrow, for creating a vital environment for scholarship and for building partnerships with our regional and global communities – including the private sector, government and other sectors.  Research excellence and teaching are inextricably linked at Lakehead University and we are committed to excellence in both areas.  Aligned with our Strategic Plan, we are actively recruiting top-tier scholars to enhance and grow our research and innovation capacity.

Lakehead recognizes that often publicly unacknowledged achievements adds value to the scholarly activities of the University and thus takes into account the diverse experiences of applicants and the many forms that scholarship can take. Also candidates who may have had alternate career paths or career interruptions, as a result of personal circumstances, are strongly encouraged to explain any of these circumstances to ensure a fair assessment of their outstanding research achievements. Please consult the Canada Research Chair website for full information, including further details on eligibility criteria: http://www.chairs-chaires.gc.ca/program-programme/nomination-mise_en_candidature-eng.aspx.

Lakehead University is strongly committed to equity and diversity within our community and developing an inclusive work environment that reflects the diversity of the broader populations that we serve. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply. The University welcomes and encourages applications from qualified individuals from equity-seeking groups, including women, members of visible minorities, Indigenous persons, persons with disabilities, persons of any sexual orientation, gender identity or gender expression. We encourage members of equity-seeking groups to self-identify by completing the optional CRC Self-Identification Form:  https://docs.google.com/forms/d/17S5ptItUehanV5i6whk4L7jZBrDhCLLN2tN4zUpJr8I/editPlease note that the CRC Program imposes no restrictions on nominees with regard to nationality or country of residence; however, applicants should indicate current citizenship status.

A fully completed application will be required and shall consist of one electronic pdf file including a cover letter, curriculum vitae (including a list of publications and external funding), a five-year CRC research plan, three letters of reference (must adhere to the CRC Conflict of Interest guidelines) and the self-identification form (optional but recommended for candidates from equity-seeking groups).  

Applications must be submitted to the attention of Dr. Andrew P. Dean, Vice-President Research and Innovation by e-mail to:  vpresearch@lakeheadu.ca.  Review of applications will begin on April 2, 2018.

If you have questions about the CRC program at Lakehead University, please contact Dr. Andrew P. Dean, Vice-President Research and Innovation by email or by telephone at 807-343-8201.  

Please note that only those selected for an interview will be notified.

Lakehead University is committed to providing an inclusive and barrier free experience to applicants with accessibility needs. 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

Social Justice, Indigenous Learning and Women's Studies

Category: 
Limited Term Faculty Positions
Application Deadline: 
Friday, April 27, 2018 - 11:59pm

Lakehead University’s invites applications for one (1) three-year Limited Term Appointment at the rank of Assistant Professor in the Faculty of Social Sciences & Humanities (Thunder Bay Campus).  The academic rank of the appointment will be commensurate with the qualifications of the successful candidate. The position will commence on August 1, 2018.  As a shared joint appointment between the departments of Indigenous Learning and Women’s Studies, the position will also have teaching and administrative responsibilities in the Master of Social Justice Studies Program.

Lakehead University is a comprehensive university with a reputation for innovative programs and cutting-edge research. Located within the Robinson Superior Treaty area with close connections to Treaties 3, 5, and 9. We also have a positive working relationship with the Metis Nation of Ontario. Lakehead is committed to providing both Indigenous and non-Indigenous students with a fundamental understanding of the history and experiences of Indigenous Peoples as well as of the culture and values of the Indigenous community. The institution is also dedicated to working with the Indigenous communities of northwestern Ontario. With campuses located in Thunder Bay and Orillia, Lakehead has over 10,000 students and 2,160 faculty and staff.  With an emphasis on collaborative learning and independent critical thinking and a multidisciplinary teaching approach, Lakehead offers a variety of degree and diploma programs at the undergraduate, graduate, and doctoral levels through its ten faculties, including Business Administration, Education, Engineering, Health and Behavioural Sciences, Natural Resources Management, Science and Environmental Studies, Social Sciences and Humanities, Graduate Studies, the Northern Ontario School of Medicine (West Campus) and Ontario’s newest Faculty of Law. For further information, please visit: www.lakeheadu.ca

The successful candidate is expected to have broad teaching and research interests that will complement the new graduate program in Social Justice Studies and the departments of Indigenous Learning and Women’s Studies at Lakehead University. Ideally, the successful candidate will have an expertise in community based research, feminist theory and women’s studies, Indigenous feminisms and/or masculinities, and be engaged in social justice issues that focus on the experiences of Indigenous Peoples. Teaching responsibilities will be across Indigenous Learning, Women’s Studies and Master of Social Justice. The successful candidate will also be expected to work with graduate students in Social Justice Studies and the collaborative Women’s Studies Masters program, as well as HBA projects in Indigenous Learning and potentially also Women’s Studies.

The ideal candidate will hold a Ph.D. in one of the following areas: Social Justice Studies, Women’s Studies or Indigenous Studies, although Ph.D.’s in a related area of study will also be considered. Applicants that are ABD with corresponding work and/or life experience will also be considered. Candidates should be willing to participate in program/University administration and to foster and maintain community partnerships.  

For additional information, please contact Dean Rhonda Koster at rkoster@lakeheadu.ca. Detailed information on the Social Justice Studies Program and the Departments of Women’s Studies and Indigenous Learning are available at: 

https://www.lakeheadu.ca/academics/departments/social-justice

https://www.lakeheadu.ca/academics/departments/womensstudies

https://www.lakeheadu.ca/academics/departments/indigenous-learning 

Review of applications will begin on April 27, 2018 and continue until the position is filled. The electronic application (in the form of one PDF document) should include: a letter of interest, curriculum vitae, evidence of teaching effectiveness (including a statement of teaching philosophy, course outlines and teaching evaluations for previously-taught courses), a statement of a research plan (current and future interests), a statement of community engagement, copies of the three most significant publications, and the names and contact information of three references.   Applicants should submit their electronic application to:

Dean Dr. Rhonda Koster

Faculty of Social Sciences and Humanities

Lakehead University

Thunder Bay, Ontario

Email: ssh@lakeheadu.ca 

A completed Confirmation of Eligibility to Work in Canada form must accompany your package. This form is available on our website at https://www.lakeheadu.ca/faculty-and-staff/departments/services/hr/employment-opportunites.

Lakehead University is committed to creating a diverse and inclusive environment and welcomes applications from all qualified individuals including women, racialized persons, Indigenous people, persons with disabilities and other equity-seeking groups. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadian citizens and permanent residents will be given priority.  This is in accordance with Canadian immigration requirements.

We appreciate your interest; however, only those selected for an interview will be notified. Lakehead University is committed to supporting an accessible environment. Please ask us how we may help you by contacting the Office of Human Resources, Lakehead University, (807) 343.8334, human.resources@lakeheadu.ca.

This position is subject to budgetary approval.

Bora Laskin Faculty of Law

Category: 
Limited Term Faculty Positions
Application Deadline: 
Thursday, April 26, 2018 - 11:59pm

Lakehead University’s Bora Laskin Faculty of Law invites applications for 12-month limited term appointments commencing fall 2018.  Rank of appointment is commensurate with experience and qualifications. The Faculty of Law is interested in applicants from a broad range of research and teaching interests, including: Aboriginal Legal Issues, Special Topics in Aboriginal Law, Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR), Business Organizations, Civil Practice, Criminal Law, Environmental Law, Evidence, Family Law, Indigenous Legal Traditions, International Human Rights Law, Legal Research and Writing, Natural Resources Law, Professional Responsibility, Remedies, Tax, Torts, Trusts, Wills & Estates Law.  Candidates must have a strong academic background and a commitment to high-quality teaching. 

The Bora Laskin Faculty of Law is Ontario’s newest law school and has three mandates: rural/small town practice; natural resources and environmental law; and Aboriginal and Indigenous law. The law school is known for its innovative curriculum. At Bora Laskin Faculty of Law, students have the opportunity to learn practice skills integrated into the curriculum of substantive courses.  The Law Society of Upper Canada approved the Integrated Practice Curriculum (IPC) in 2013 for the law school to serve as a leader and model in providing real world legal skills as part of the J.D. program. 

Lakehead is a comprehensive university with a reputation for innovative programs and cutting-edge research. With campuses located in Thunder Bay and Orillia, Lakehead has approximately 10,000 students and 2,160 faculty and staff.  With an emphasis on collaborative learning and independent critical thinking and a multidisciplinary teaching approach, Lakehead offers a variety of degree and diploma programs at the undergraduate, graduate, and doctoral levels through its ten faculties, including Business Administration, Education, Engineering, Health and Behavioural Sciences, Natural Resources Management, Science and Environmental Studies, Social Sciences and Humanities, Graduate Studies, the Northern Ontario School of Medicine (West Campus) and Ontario’s newest Faculty of Law. For further information, please visit: www.lakeheadu.ca.

We are located in the picturesque city of Thunder Bay. With a view of Lake Superior and the Sleeping Giant from the upper classrooms of the law school, students can enjoy classrooms and study areas in the historic Port Arthur Collegiate Institute (PACI) building as the modernized home of the law school.  

If you have questions about this position, please feel free to contact Dr. Mariette Brennan, Assoc. Professor, at mbrennan@lakeheadu.ca . Detailed information on the Faculty and our programs is available at https://www.lakeheadu.ca/academics/departments/law.

Review of applications will begin on April 26, 2018 and continue until the position is filled. Applicants should submit an electronic application which includes a curriculum vitae, a statement of research and teaching interests, the names of three references and a letter of application to:

Dr. Mariette Brennan

Chair, Appointment Committee

Bora Laskin Faculty of Law

Lakehead University, 955 Oliver Road, Thunder Bay, ON P7B 5E1

e-mail: lawfaculty@lakeheadu.ca 

A completed Confirmation of Eligibility to Work in Canada form must accompany your package. This form is available on our website at https://www.lakeheadu.ca/faculty-and-staff/departments/services/hr/employment-opportunites.

Lakehead University is committed to creating a diverse and inclusive environment and welcomes applications from all qualified individuals including women, racialized persons, Indigenous people, persons with disabilities and other equity-seeking groups. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadian citizens and permanent residents will be given priority.  This is in accordance with Canadian immigration requirements.

We appreciate your interest; however, only those selected for an interview will be notified. Lakehead University is committed to supporting an accessible environment. Please ask us how we may help you by contacting the Office of Human Resources, Lakehead University, (807) 343.8334, human.resources@lakeheadu.ca.

This position is subject to budgetary approval.

Faculty of Education

Category: 
Orillia Campus Positions
Application Deadline: 
Friday, April 27, 2018 - 11:59pm

Lakehead University, invites applications for a three (3)-year Limited Term Appointment at the rank of Assistant Professor in the Faculty of Education (Orillia Campus), in the area of Educational Administration. The academic rank of the appointment will be commensurate with the qualifications of the successful candidate. The position will commence on August 1, 2018.

Preference will be given to candidates with expertise in social aspects of education including democracy, global education, citizenship, diversity and equity. Applicants must have an earned PhD and an active research program. Experience in teaching in elementary schools would be an asset. The successful candidate will demonstrate the ability to work collaboratively with others on the continued development of the academic and research cultures of the Faculty, and be able to contribute to the teaching and development of courses at the undergraduate and graduate levels.

The Faculty of Education has 26 full-time faculty members and offers Pre-Service Teacher Education, BA/BED (Indigenous Learning Major) Intermediate/Senior, Indigenous Language Teacher's Diploma, Continuing Education, MEd, and PhD programs.

Lakehead is a comprehensive university with a reputation for innovative programs and cutting-edge research. With campuses located in Thunder Bay and Orillia, Lakehead has approximately 10,000 students and 2,160 faculty and staff.  With an emphasis on collaborative learning and independent critical thinking and a multidisciplinary teaching approach, Lakehead offers a variety of degree and diploma programs at the undergraduate, graduate, and doctoral levels through its ten faculties, including Business Administration, Education, Engineering, Health and Behavioral Sciences, Natural Resources Management, Science and Environmental Studies, Social Sciences and Humanities, Graduate Studies, the Northern Ontario School of Medicine (West Campus) and Ontario’s newest Faculty of Law. For further information, please visit: www.lakeheadu.ca.

For further information, please contact Dr. Frances Helyar, Chair of Orillia Education Programs. Detailed information on the Faculty and our programs is available at: https://www.lakeheadu.ca/academics/departments/education

Review of applications will begin April 27, 2018 and continue until the position is filled. The electronic application (in the form of one PDF document) should include: a letter of interest, curriculum vitae, evidence of teaching effectiveness (including a statement of teaching philosophy, course outlines and teaching evaluations for previously-taught courses), a statement of a research plan (current and future interests), copies of the three most significant publications, and the names and contact information of three references.  Applicants should submit their electronic application to:

Dr. John O’Meara, Dean

Faculty of Education

Lakehead University

Thunder Bay, Ontario

Email: karen.anderson@lakeheadu.ca

Fax: (807) 346-7918

A completed Confirmation of Eligibility to Work in Canada form must accompany your package. This form is available on our website at https://www.lakeheadu.ca/faculty-and-staff/departments/services/hr/employment-opportunites.

Lakehead University is committed to creating a diverse and inclusive environment and welcomes applications from all qualified individuals including women, racialized persons, Indigenous people, persons with disabilities and other equity-seeking groups. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadian citizens and permanent residents will be given priority.  This is in accordance with Canadian immigration requirements.

We appreciate your interest; however, only those selected for an interview will be notified. Lakehead University is committed to supporting an accessible environment. Please ask us how we may help you by contacting the Office of Human Resources, Lakehead University, (807) 343.8334, human.resources@lakeheadu.ca

This position is subject to budgetary approval.  

Contract Lecturer - Intermediate French

Category: 
Orillia Campus Positions
Application Deadline: 
Friday, May 4, 2018 - 4:30pm

Date of Posting:     April 17, 2018

Title of Position:    Contract Lecturer

Applications are requested to teach one or more of the following courses (subject to availability):

FREN 1200 Year     Intermediate French

Starting Date and Duration: Year Session:  September 2018 - April 2019

Location:    Orillia

                     NOTE:  no travel allowance shall be payable.

Qualifications Preferred:  PhD (preferred) in French with teaching experience at the post-secondary level. Candidates lacking the specific degree qualification, but who possess an appropriate combination of experience and other academic qualifications are also encouraged to apply. 

Send Applications to:                  

oris@lakeheadu.ca  

Attention: Dr. Alice den Otter, Acting Chair,

Interdisciplinary Studies

Applications should include:      A covering letter outlining qualifications, a curriculumvitae, names of referees, evidence of teaching performance (including official Lakehead University teaching evaluations if available), and any otherrelevant information.  Applications should be submitted in the form of a single PDF document.

Date Applications Due:                May 4, 2018 by 4:30 p.m.

 Note:  Subject to Budgetary Approval

Lakehead University is committed to creating a diverse and inclusive environment and welcomes applications from all qualified individuals including women, racialized persons, Indigenous people, persons with disabilities and other equity-seeking groups. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadian citizens and permanent residents will be given priority.  This is in accordance with Canadian immigration requirements.

We appreciate your interest; however, only those selected for an interview will be notified. Lakehead University is committed to supporting an accessible environment. Please ask us how we may help you by contacting the Office of Human Resources, Lakehead University, (807) 343.8334, human.resources@lakeheadu.ca.

Forest Genetics

Category: 
Tenure Track Faculty Positions - Thunder Bay Campus
Application Deadline: 
Friday, April 27, 2018 - 11:59pm

Lakehead University invites applications for a tenure-track appointment at the rank of Assistant Professor in the Faculty of Natural Resources Management (Thunder Bay Campus), tocommence August 1, 2018. The Faculty has several undergraduate programmes, along with Master's and Doctoral programmes (https://www.lakeheadu.ca/academics/departments/nrm/program-options).

The position requires a Ph.D. degree in forestry or a related discipline with a specialization in forest (or woody plant) genetics and a strong track record in peer-reviewed research. The successful candidate is expected to establish an externally funded research programme in forest genetics, to teach forest genetics (at both undergraduate and graduate levels) and dendrology (at undergraduate level, with a focus on the Boreal and Great Lakes-St. Lawrence forests), and to supervise graduate students at both the Master’s and Ph.D. levels. Membership, or eligibility to register, as a Registered Professional Forester will be an asset. Background in or willingness to teach and/or direct environmental/habitat assessment will be valued.

Lakehead is a comprehensive university with a reputation for innovative programs and cutting-edge research. With campuses located in Thunder Bay and Orillia, Lakehead has approximately 10,000 students and 2,160 faculty and staff.  With an emphasis on collaborative learning and independent critical thinking and a multidisciplinary teaching approach, Lakehead offers a variety of degree and diploma programs at the undergraduate, graduate, and doctoral levels through its ten faculties, including Business Administration, Education, Engineering, Health and Behavioral Sciences, Natural Resources Management, Science and Environmental Studies, Social Sciences and Humanities, Graduate Studies, the Northern Ontario School of Medicine (West Campus) and Ontario’s newest Faculty of Law. For further information, please visit: www.lakeheadu.ca.

For further information, please contact Dr. Ulf Runesson, Dean of the Faculty of Natural Resources Management at ulf.runesson@lakeheadu.ca or at (807) 343-8784. Detailed information on the Faculty and our programs is available at: https://www.lakeheadu.ca/academics/departments/nrm.

Review of applications will begin April 27, 2018 and continue until the position is filled. The electronic application (if the form of one PDF document) should include: a letter of interest, curriculum vitae, a statement of teaching philosophy (including course outlines and teaching evaluations from previously-taught courses – if applicable), a statement of a future research programme, sample publications, and the names and contact information for three referees. Applicants should submit their electronic application to:

Dean Ulf Runesson

Faculty of Natural Resources Management

Thunder Bay, Ontario

Email: ulf.runesson@lakeheadu.ca

Fax: (807) 343-8116

A completed Confirmation of Eligibility to Work in Canada form should accompany your package. This form is available on our website at https://www.lakeheadu.ca/faculty-and-staff/forms-db/human-resources

Lakehead University is committed to creating a diverse and inclusive environment and welcomes applications from all qualified individuals including women, racialized persons, Indigenous people, persons with disabilities and other equity-seeking groups. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadian citizens and permanent residents will be given priority.  This is in accordance with Canadian immigration requirements.

We appreciate your interest; however, only those selected for an interview will be notified. Lakehead University is committed to supporting an accessible environment. Please ask us how we may help you by contacting the Office of Human Resources, Lakehead University, (807) 343.8334, human.resources@lakeheadu.ca.

This position is subject to budgetary approval.

Faculty of Engineering – Dept. of Chemical Engineering

Category: 
Limited Term Faculty Positions

The Department of Chemical Engineering at Lakehead University invites applications for a three-year limited term appointment in Chemical Engineering at the rank of Assistant Professor commencing August 1, 2018. The Department offers an accredited Bachelor of Engineering program and contributes to several graduate programs.

The successful candidate will teach three full-course equivalents (six half-credit courses) per year. Course assignments will cover chemical engineering undergraduate and graduate level courses. The successful candidate will also be expected to collaborate in, or develop, a research program. All research areas related to Chemical Engineering will be considered. An earned (or soon to be earned) PhD in Chemical Engineering or a closely related field is required. Relevant industrial experience would be a definite asset. Registration or eligibility to register, as a Professional Engineer in Canada is required.

Lakehead is a comprehensive university with a reputation for innovative programs and cutting-edge research. With campuses located in Thunder Bay and Orillia, Lakehead has approximately 10,000 students and 2,160 faculty and staff.  With an emphasis on collaborative learning and independent critical thinking and a multidisciplinary teaching approach, Lakehead offers a variety of degree and diploma programs at the undergraduate, graduate, and doctoral levels through its ten faculties, including Business Administration, Education, Engineering, Health and Behavioural Sciences, Natural Resources Management, Science and Environmental Studies, Social Sciences and Humanities, Graduate Studies, the Northern Ontario School of Medicine (West Campus) and Ontario’s newest Faculty of Law. For further information, please visit: www.lakeheadu.ca.

For additional information, please contact Dr. Lionel Catalan, Chair of the Department of Chemical Engineering at lionel.catalan@lakeheadu.ca  Detailed information on our undergraduate and graduate programs is available on our homepage on the Lakehead University website at: http://engineering.lakeheadu.ca.

Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. Applicants should submit a single PDF file quoting Competition Number: ENGI-CHEM–TF which includes a cover letter, curriculum vitae, a statement of teaching philosophy, and the names and addresses of three references to: 

Dr. Antony Gillies, P.Eng.

Acting Dean, Faculty of Engineering

Lakehead University

955 Oliver Road

Thunder Bay, ON  P7B 5E1

e-mail: lparker@lakeheadu.ca 

A completed Confirmation of Eligibility to Work in Canada form must accompany your package. This form is available on our website at https://www.lakeheadu.ca/faculty-and-staff/departments/services/hr/employment-opportunites.

Lakehead University is committed to creating a diverse and inclusive environment and welcomes applications from all qualified individuals including women, racialized persons, Indigenous people, persons with disabilities and other equity-seeking groups. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadian citizens and permanent residents will be given priority.  This is in accordance with Canadian immigration requirements.

We appreciate your interest; however, only those selected for an interview will be notified. Lakehead University is committed to supporting an accessible environment. Please ask us how we may help you by contacting the Office of Human Resources, Lakehead University, (807) 343.8334, human.resources@lakeheadu.ca.

This position is subject to budgetary approval.

Department of Political Science

Category: 
Tenure Track Faculty Positions - Thunder Bay Campus
Application Deadline: 
Friday, April 20, 2018 - 11:59pm

Lakehead University (Thunder Bay Campus) invites applications for a tenure-track position in Canadian Politics in the Department of Political Science. The academic rank of the appointment will be commensurate with the qualifications of the successful candidate. The appointment will commence on August 1, 2018.

The successful candidate will be expected to contribute to our undergraduate programs and will primarily teach courses in Canadian Government and Politics.  The candidate will also be expected to teach Introduction to Political Science and Research Methodology. Demonstrated ability to teach courses in Indigenous Politics and U.S. Government and Politics will be an asset.

Lakehead is a comprehensive university with a reputation for innovative programs and cutting-edge research. With campuses located in Thunder Bay and Orillia, Lakehead has approximately 10,000 students and 2,160 faculty and staff.  With an emphasis on collaborative learning and independent critical thinking and a multidisciplinary teaching approach, Lakehead offers a variety of degree and diploma programs at the undergraduate, graduate, and doctoral levels through its ten faculties, including Business Administration, Education, Engineering, Health and Behavioural Sciences, Natural Resources Management, Science and Environmental Studies, Social Sciences and Humanities, Graduate Studies, the Northern Ontario School of Medicine (West Campus) and Ontario’s newest Faculty of Law. For further information, please visit: http://www.lakeheadu.ca/.

For information regarding the position, please contact Dr. S. Serajul Islam, Acting Chair, Department of Political Science at 705-330-4008/2699 or at sislam2@lakeheadu.ca or Karen Woychyshyn at kwoychys@lakeheadu.ca  Detailed information on our undergraduate programs is available on our homepage on the Lakehead University website at http://politicalscience.lakeheadu.ca.

The successful candidate will have a Ph.D. completed and will have a demonstrated strength in teaching and a record of research. Review of applications will begin on April 20, 2018 and continue until the position is filled.  Applicants should submit electronically as a single pdf file, a letter of interest, curriculum vitae, evidence of teaching effectiveness (including a statement of teaching philosophy, course outlines and teaching evaluations for previously-taught courses), a statement of a research plan—current and future interests—copies of the three most significant publications, and the names and contact information of three references

Applicants should submit their electronic application to:

Dr. Rhonda Koster, Acting Dean

Faculty of Social Sciences and Humanities

Lakehead University

Email: ssh@lakeheadu.ca 

A completed Confirmation of Eligibility to Work in Canada form must accompany your package. This form is available on our website at https://www.lakeheadu.ca/faculty-and-staff/departments/services/hr/employment-opportunites.

Lakehead University is committed to creating a diverse and inclusive environment and welcomes applications from all qualified individuals including women, racialized persons, Indigenous people, persons with disabilities and other equity-seeking groups. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadian citizens and permanent residents will be given priority.  This is in accordance with Canadian immigration requirements.

We appreciate your interest; however, only those selected for an interview will be notified. Lakehead University is committed to supporting an accessible environment. Please ask us how we may help you by contacting the Office of Human Resources, Lakehead University, (807) 343.8334, human.resources@lakeheadu.ca.

This position is subject to budgetary approval.

School of Outdoor Recreation, Parks and Tourism

Category: 
Other
Application Deadline: 
Wednesday, April 18, 2018 - 11:59pm

Trip Leader

OUTD 3380 – Sea Kayaking

School of Outdoor Recreation, Parks and Tourism

Positions Available: Trip Leader (Instructor/Facilitator/Risk Manager)

Date of Posting:  April 9, 2018

Starting Date: August 19, 2018

Completion Date:   September 2, 2018

Trip Dates:  Aug. 21 to Sep. 1, 2018 (approximately)

Application Closure:  April 18, 2018

Position Duties: Trip planning, leading a group on an extended costal sea kayaking trip, instructing various outdoor skills, interpreting natural and cultural features, group facilitation, risk management, and logistics.

Position Qualifications  

The candidate must be a university or college graduate. Successful candidates must have excellent communication, planning and instructional skills. Candidates must have sound judgement and safety management skills and have extensive experience in leading groups in remote areas and be certified in first aid (Wilderness First Responder preferred).

Experience with coastal sea kayaking along the north-shore of Lake Superior, knowledge of the area’s parks and tourism issues and certification in would be an asset.

Hours:   T.B.A.

Instructor: Rodney Swatton

Office: SN 2005-M

Email:  rswatton@lakeheadu.ca 

Interested applicants are invited to submit a cover letter, resume, a confirmation of eligibility to work in Canada form along with the contact information of three references to:

Annette Graham at agraham@lakeheadu.ca

School of Outdoor Recreation, Parks and Tourism

SN20002A

Lakehead University 

955 Oliver Road

Thunder Bay, ON P7B 5E1

Lakehead University is committed to creating a diverse and inclusive environment and welcomes applications from all qualified individuals including women, racialized persons, Indigenous people, persons with disabilities and other equity-seeking groups. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadian citizens and permanent residents will be given priority.  This is in accordance with Canadian immigration requirements.

We appreciate your interest; however, only those selected for an interview will be notified. Lakehead University is committed to supporting an accessible environment. Please ask us how we may help you by contacting the Office of Human Resources, Lakehead University, (807) 343.8334, human.resources@lakeheadu.ca.

Faculty of Education

Category: 
Contract Lecturer Positions

Call for Contract Lecturers

(September 4, 2018 – April 30, 2019)

Thunder Bay Campus 

The Faculty of Education at Lakehead University is seeking qualified Contract Lecturers in the Department of Undergraduate Studies in Education (Basic Qualifications) for possible employment during the 2018/2019 academic year: 

  • EDUC 4208/4241 Curriculum & Instruction in History (Intermediate-Senior)
  • EDUC 4285 Curriculum & Instruction in Native Languages (Intermediate-Senior)
  • EDUC 4416 Aboriginal Education 
  • EDUC 4370 Classroom Management Part 2, and EDUC 4498 Student Teaching Part 2

Course descriptions can be found at http://csdc.lakeheadu.ca/~/Catalog/ViewCatalog.aspx?pageid=viewcatalog&c...

Requirements: A graduate degree in Education or a relevant/related discipline, curriculum vitae, and evidence of successful teaching experience.

The review of applicants will continue until positions are filled. Send electronic submissions to Sheila Wilson (swilson@lakeheadu.ca), Faculty of Education. 

Dr. John O’Meara, Dean

Faculty of Education

Lakehead University

955 Oliver Road

Thunder Bay, Ontario, P7B 5E1


Lakehead University is a comprehensive university with nine faculties, 8,000 students, and 2,250 faculty and staff, with its main campus located in Thunder Bay and a branch campus in Orillia, Ontario. 

Lakehead University is committed to creating a diverse and inclusive environment and welcomes applications from all qualified individuals including women, racialized persons, Indigenous people, persons with disabilities and other equity-seeking groups. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadian citizens and permanent residents will be given priority.  This is in accordance with Canadian immigration requirements.

We appreciate your interest; however, only those selected for an interview will be notified. Lakehead University is committed to supporting an accessible environment. Please ask us how we may help you by contacting the Office of Human Resources, Lakehead University, (807) 343.8334, human.resources@lakeheadu.ca.

This position is subject to budgetary approval. 

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

Category: 
Orillia Campus Positions
Application Deadline: 
Tuesday, May 15, 2018 - 11:59pm

The Department of Geography and the Environment, and the Department of Geology at Lakehead University invites applications for a Nine (9) month Limited Term Appointment at the rank of Assistant Professor. Applicants should note that this position includes teaching responsibilities at both the Georgian College (Barrie) campus and the Lakehead University Orillia campus.

Applicants should have a strong interest in teaching and should possess or be nearing completion of a Ph.D. degree in Geography, Geology or Earth Sciences. The successful applicant will be expected to teach courses at the undergraduate levels in key topics such as the introduction to Geology and Geomorphology, introduction to Climatology and must have experience and the ability to teach advanced Geographic Information Systems (GIS). Applicants with innovative ideas and experience in teaching undergraduates are particularly encouraged to apply. 

Lakehead is a comprehensive university with a reputation for innovative programs and cutting-edge research. With campuses located in Thunder Bay and Orillia, Lakehead has approximately 10,000 students and 2,160 faculty and staff.  With an emphasis on collaborative learning and independent critical thinking and a multidisciplinary teaching approach, Lakehead offers a variety of degree and diploma programs at the undergraduate, graduate, and doctoral levels through its ten faculties, including Business Administration, Education, Engineering, Health and Behavioural Sciences, Natural Resources Management, Science and Environmental Studies, Social Sciences and Humanities, Graduate Studies, the Northern Ontario School of Medicine (West Campus) and Ontario’s newest Faculty of Law. Lakehead is proud to partner with Georgian College to offer a variety of academic programs on the Georgian Barrie campus. This partnership supports the expansion of post-secondary education opportunities for students. For further information, please visit: http://www.lakeheadu.ca/.

This appointment will commence on August 15, 2018 and salary is dependent on qualifications and experience. Review of applications will begin on May 15, 2018 and will continue until the position is filled.

Applicants should submit electronically a curriculum vitae, a statement of their teaching experience and philosophy (including course outlines and teaching evaluations from previously taught courses) and the names of three referees to 

Dr. Robert Stewart, Chair, Department of Geography and the Environment

Lakehead University, 955 Oliver Road, Thunder Bay, ON, P7B 5E1, CANADA

Email: geography@lakeheadu.ca

A completed Confirmation of Immigration/Citizenship Status must accompany your package. This form is available on our website at https://www.lakeheadu.ca/faculty-and-staff/departments/services/hr/employment-opportunities.

Lakehead University is committed to creating a diverse and inclusive environment and welcomes applications from all qualified individuals including women, racialized persons, Indigenous people, persons with disabilities and other equity-seeking groups. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadian citizens and permanent residents will be given priority.  This is in accordance with Canadian immigration requirements.

We appreciate your interest; however, only those selected for an interview will be notified. Lakehead University is committed to supporting an accessible environment. Please ask us how we may help you by contacting the Office of Human Resources, Lakehead University, (807) 343.8334human.resources@lakeheadu.ca.

This position is subject to budgetary approval.

Department of Mathematical Sciences (Barrie)

Category: 
Orillia Campus Positions
Application Deadline: 
Tuesday, May 15, 2018 - 11:59pm

Department of Mathematical Sciences 

Nine (9) Month Limited Term Appointment

The Department of Mathematical Sciences at Lakehead University invites applications for a Nine (9) Month Limited Term Appointment at the rank of Assistant Professor. Teaching responsibilities for this position will be within the Lakehead programs offered at the Georgian College (Barrie) campus. 

Applicants should have a strong interest in teaching and demonstrated potential for scholarly research. Candidates for this position should possess or be nearing completion of a Ph.D. degree in Mathematics.

Lakehead is a comprehensive university with a reputation for innovative programs and cutting-edge research. With campuses located in Thunder Bay and Orillia, Lakehead has approximately 10,000 students and 2,160 faculty and staff.  With an emphasis on collaborative learning and independent critical thinking and a multidisciplinary teaching approach, Lakehead offers a variety of degree and diploma programs at the undergraduate, graduate, and doctoral levels through its ten faculties, including Business Administration, Education, Engineering, Health and Behavioural Sciences, Natural Resources Management, Science and Environmental Studies, Social Sciences and Humanities, Graduate Studies, the Northern Ontario School of Medicine (West Campus) and Ontario’s newest Faculty of Law. Lakehead is proud to partner with Georgian College to offer a variety of academic programs on the Georgian Barrie campus. This partnership supports the expansion of post-secondary education opportunities for students. For further information, please visit: http://www.lakeheadu.ca/.

This appointment will commence on August 15, 2018 and salary is dependent on qualifications and experience. Review of applications will begin on May 15, 2018 and will continue until the position is filled. 

Applicants should submit a curriculum vitae, a statement of their teaching and research interests (including course outlines and teaching evaluations from previously taught courses), the names of three referees, and sample publications to:  

Dr. Andrew J. Dean,
Chair, Department of Mathematical Sciences

Lakehead University, 955 Oliver Road,
Thunder Bay, ON
P7B 5E1, CANADA

Email: andrew.j.dean@lakeheadu.ca

A completed Confirmation of Immigration/Citizenship Status must accompany your package. This form is available on our website at https://www.lakeheadu.ca/faculty-and-staff/departments/services/hr/employment-opportunities 

Lakehead University is committed to creating a diverse and inclusive environment and welcomes applications from all qualified individuals including women, racialized persons, Indigenous people, persons with disabilities and other equity-seeking groups. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadian citizens and permanent residents will be given priority. This is in accordance with Canadian immigration requirements.

We appreciate your interest; however, only those selected for an interview will be notified. Lakehead University is committed to supporting an accessible environment. Please ask us how we may help you by contacting the Office of Human Resources, Lakehead University, (807) 343.8334human.resources@lakeheadu.ca

This position is subject to budgetary approval.

Department of Mathematical Sciences (Barrie/Orillia)

Category: 
Orillia Campus Positions
Application Deadline: 
Tuesday, May 15, 2018 - 11:59pm

Department of Mathematical Sciences 

Nine (9) Month Limited Term Appointment

The Department of Mathematical Sciences at Lakehead University, invites applications for a Nine (9) Month Limited Term Appointment at the rank of Assistant Professor. Teaching responsibilities for this position will be within the Lakehead programs offered at both Georgian College (Barrie) campus and at the Lakehead University Orillia campus.

Applicants should have a strong interest in teaching and demonstrated potential for scholarly research. Candidates for this position should possess or be nearing completion of a Ph.D. degree in Mathematics. 

Lakehead is a comprehensive university with a reputation for innovative programs and cutting-edge research. With campuses located in Thunder Bay and Orillia, Lakehead has approximately 10,000 students and 2,160 faculty and staff.  With an emphasis on collaborative learning and independent critical thinking and a multidisciplinary teaching approach, Lakehead offers a variety of degree and diploma programs at the undergraduate, graduate, and doctoral levels through its ten faculties, including Business Administration, Education, Engineering, Health and Behavioural Sciences, Natural Resources Management, Science and Environmental Studies, Social Sciences and Humanities, Graduate Studies, the Northern Ontario School of Medicine (West Campus) and Ontario’s newest Faculty of Law. Lakehead is proud to partner with Georgian College to offer a variety of academic programs on the Georgian Barrie campus. This partnership supports the expansion of post-secondary education opportunities for students. For further information, please visit: http://www.lakeheadu.ca/

This appointment will commence on August 15, 2018 and salary is dependent on qualifications and experience. Review of applications will begin on May 15, 2018 and will continue until the position is filled. 

Applicants should submit a curriculum vitae, a statement of their teaching and research interests (including course outlines and teaching evaluations from previously taught courses), the names of three referees, and sample publications to: 

Dr. Andrew J. Dean,
Chair, Department of Mathematical Sciences

Lakehead University,
955 Oliver Road,
Thunder Bay, ON
P7B 5E1, CANADA

Email: andrew.j.dean@lakeheadu.ca 

A completed Confirmation of Immigration/Citizenship Status must accompany your package. This form is available on our website at https://www.lakeheadu.ca/faculty-and-staff/departments/services/hr/employment-opportunities

Lakehead University is committed to creating a diverse and inclusive environment and welcomes applications from all qualified individuals including women, racialized persons, Indigenous people, persons with disabilities and other equity-seeking groups. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadian citizens and permanent residents will be given priority.  This is in accordance with Canadian immigration requirements.

We appreciate your interest; however, only those selected for an interview will be notified. Lakehead University is committed to supporting an accessible environment. Please ask us how we may help you by contacting the Office of Human Resources, Lakehead University, (807) 343.8334human.resources@lakeheadu.ca.

This position is subject to budgetary approval.

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