Department of Chemistry

Contract Lecturer Positions
Application Deadline: 
Friday, September 1, 2017 - 11:59pm

Contract Teaching Position

Department/School/Faculty:  Department of Chemistry

Course(s) / Description:  Chemistry 3251 FA/Biology 3252 FA (Biochemistry I)

Chemistry and metabolism of monosaccharides, disaccharides and polysaccharides. Chemistry of amino acids and proteins. Structure and reaction of fatty acids, triacylglycerols and phospholipids. Structure and properties of nucleotides and polynucleotides of DNA and RNA.

Term:  Fall 2017 FA (September 8, 2017 – December 4, 2017)

Mode of Delivery:  In Class

Qualifications:  MSc (Chemistry or Biochemistry-related discipline)

Rate of Pay:  In accordance with LUFA Collective Agreement.

Start Date: September 8, 2017

Deadline:  Friday, September 1, 2017 

Decision will be made on Tuesday, September 5, 2017 

All positions are conditional upon sufficient enrolments and subject to budgetary approval. 

Please submit a cover letter outlining qualifications, a curriculum vitae, names of referees, evidence of teaching performance and any other relevant information to:

Dr. Craig MacKinnon (Chair)

Department of Chemistry

Lakehead University

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, members of visible minorities, Aboriginal persons and persons with disabilities.  We appreciate your interest; however only those selected for an interview will be notified.