Department of Biology

Contract Lecturer Positions
Application Deadline: 
Thursday, July 26, 2018 - 11:59pm


The Department of Biology at Lakehead University requests applications from an experienced lecturer to teach the following course:

Biology 2910 WA – Laboratory Biology

  (Winter Term:  January to April 2019)

Thunder Bay Campus

Introduction to basic laboratory techniques: pipetting, preparation of media, aseptic technique, cell disruption, protein purification and analysis, electrophoresis, and chromatography. Development of skills in such areas as: laboratory note-keeping, reporting, graphical presentation of data, and information searching.

Lecture:  Monday, 2:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m., CB 3012
Lab: Monday, 3:30 p.m. – 5:30 p.m., CB 3012

Qualifications:   Ph.D. preferred and experience in teaching

Please forward a letter of application, curriculum vitae (including evidence of teaching experience, course evaluations, and performance) and names and contact information for three referees to: 

Dr. Joseph Carney, Chair

Department of Biology

Lakehead University

955 Oliver Road

Thunder Bay, Ontario

P7B 5E1 

Posting date: June 27, 2018

Application closing date: July 26, 2018

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,