Department of Computer Science

Category: 
Tenure Track Faculty Positions
Campus: 
Thunder Bay
Application Deadline: 
Monday, March 15, 2021 - 11:59pm

Lakehead University, Thunder Bay Campus, invites applications for two tenure-track positions and one 3-year limited-term appointment in the Department of Computer Science. The positions will commence on May 1,2021, at a rank commensurate with experience and qualifications.

Tenure-Track (2 positions): Applications are invited from outstanding candidates in Computer Science with a strong research focus in the broad category with preferences in the following areas: Cryptography, Computer Security and Privacy, Computing Systems, Human-Computer Interaction, Natural Language Processing,  and Theoretical Computer Science. Applications with exceptional research in other areas that complement the expertise of the department may also be considered.

Limited Term Appointment (1 position): Applicants will be expected to teach a range of courses at the undergraduate and graduate levels, such as Data Structures, Theory of Computing, Operating Systems, Computer Architecture, and other Computer Science core courses as well as may supervise MSc projects/Theses. Strong research or the potential to conduct high-impact research is also essential for this position.

The successful candidates are expected to initiate an externally funded research program and contribute to the supervision of graduate students in our MSc. Program. Additionally, the candidates are expected to actively participate and support the department activities.  Applicants should hold a Ph.D. in Computer Science or a related discipline. Prior teaching, post-doctoral, or industry experience will be considered as an asset. Experience with experiential learning and online or alternative modes of course delivery is highly desired.

The Department of Computer Science is a fast-growing department with a total of 14 full-time faculty members including one research chair. Our faculty members are involved in various externally funded research 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 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 further information, please contact Dr. V. Mago, Chair, Department of Computer Science (e-mail: vmago@lakeheadu.ca).  Detailed information on our undergraduate and graduate programs is available on our homepage: https://www.lakeheadu.ca/academics/departments/computer-science

Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the positions are filled.  Applications received by March 15, 2021, will receive full consideration. The electronic application (in the form of one PDF document) should include a letter of interest (explicitly mention the position: Tenure-Track or LTA or Both), curriculum vitae, evidence of teaching effectiveness (including a statement of teaching, 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, a completed eligibility form (see below) and the names and contact information of three references.  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-opportunities/

Applicants should submit their electronic application to:

Dr. Todd Randall

Dean Faculty of Science and Environmental Studies

Lakehead University

Thunder Bay, Ontario

e-mail: applications.ses@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. 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.

These positions are subject to final budgetary approval.

School of Nursing

Category: 
Tenure Track Faculty Positions
Application Deadline: 
Wednesday, March 31, 2021 - 11:59pm

Lakehead University, Thunder Bay Campus, invites applications for 3 tenure-track faculty appointments in the Faculty of Health and Behavioural Sciences/School of Nursing.  The academic rank of the appointment will be commensurate with the qualifications of the successful candidate. The positions will commence on August 1, 2021.

The successful candidate will have an unrestricted RN license with the College of Nurses of Ontario, hold a PhD, preferably in nursing, have at least one graduate degree in nursing, and have a specific area of focus in nursing practice. Consideration will also be given to candidates who are completing a PhD. The ideal candidate will have baccalaureate and/or graduate nursing teaching experience and evidence of nursing scholarship. In particular, a successful record, or promise, of externally-funded research and the ability to develop a vibrant program of research is desired. Applications from individuals with a specialization or interest in Northern/Rural Nursing, Indigenous health, older adult, maternal/child health, mental health, or nursing sciences are particularly being sought.  Experience with experiential learning and online or alternative modes of course delivery is highly desired.

The School of Nursing has offered undergraduate degrees in nursing since 1965, and has approximately 650 undergraduate students, including those enrolled in a Compressed 3-year BScN or in a 4-year BScN in collaboration with Confederation College. The School of Nursing also offers a Native Nurses Entry Program and is a member of the 9-university Primary Health Care Nurse Practitioner Program. The School of Nursing offers graduate courses leading to a Lakehead University MPH and is anticipating the initial offering of a Master of Nursing Program for fall 2021.

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 further information, please contact Dr. Karen McQueen, Director, School of Nursing. Detailed information on the School of Nursing and our programs is available at: https://www.lakeheadu.ca/academics/departments/nursing.

Review of applications will begin on March 31, 2021 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. 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. 

Applicants should submit their electronic application to:

Dr. Michel Bédard

Dean, Faculty of Health and Behavioural Sciences

Lakehead University

Thunder Bay, Ontario

Email: fhbs@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. 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.

This position is subject to budgetary approval. 

School of Nursing

Category: 
Tenure Track Faculty Positions - Thunder Bay Campus
Application Deadline: 
Wednesday, March 31, 2021 - 11:59pm

Lakehead University, Thunder Bay Campus, invites applications for 3 tenure-track faculty appointments in the Faculty of Health and Behavioural Sciences/School of Nursing.  The academic rank of the appointment will be commensurate with the qualifications of the successful candidate. The positions will commence on August 1, 2021.

The successful candidate will have an unrestricted RN license with the College of Nurses of Ontario, hold a PhD, preferably in nursing, have at least one graduate degree in nursing, and have a specific area of focus in nursing practice. Consideration will also be given to candidates who are completing a PhD. The ideal candidate will have baccalaureate and/or graduate nursing teaching experience and evidence of nursing scholarship. In particular, a successful record, or promise, of externally-funded research and the ability to develop a vibrant program of research is desired. Applications from individuals with a specialization or interest in Northern/Rural Nursing, Indigenous health, older adult, maternal/child health, mental health, or nursing sciences are particularly being sought.  Experience with experiential learning and online or alternative modes of course delivery is highly desired.

The School of Nursing has offered undergraduate degrees in nursing since 1965, and has approximately 650 undergraduate students, including those enrolled in a Compressed 3-year BScN or in a 4-year BScN in collaboration with Confederation College. The School of Nursing also offers a Native Nurses Entry Program and is a member of the 9-university Primary Health Care Nurse Practitioner Program. The School of Nursing offers graduate courses leading to a Lakehead University MPH and is anticipating the initial offering of a Master of Nursing Program for fall 2021.

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 further information, please contact Dr. Karen McQueen, Director, School of Nursing. Detailed information on the School of Nursing and our programs is available at: https://www.lakeheadu.ca/academics/departments/nursing.

Review of applications will begin on March 31, 2021 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. 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. 

Applicants should submit their electronic application to:

Dr. Michel Bédard

Dean, Faculty of Health and Behavioural Sciences

Lakehead University

Thunder Bay, Ontario

Email: fhbs@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. 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.

This position is subject to budgetary approval.

School of Nursing

Category: 
Tenure Track Faculty Positions - Thunder Bay Campus
Campus: 
Thunder Bay
Application Deadline: 
Wednesday, March 31, 2021 - 11:59pm

Lakehead University, Thunder Bay Campus, invites applications for 3 tenure-track faculty appointments in the Faculty of Health and Behavioural Sciences/School of Nursing.  The academic rank of the appointment will be commensurate with the qualifications of the successful candidate. The positions will commence on August 1, 2021.

The successful candidate will have an unrestricted RN license with the College of Nurses of Ontario, hold a PhD, preferably in nursing, have at least one graduate degree in nursing, and have a specific area of focus in nursing practice. Consideration will also be given to candidates who are completing a PhD. The ideal candidate will have baccalaureate and/or graduate nursing teaching experience and evidence of nursing scholarship. In particular, a successful record, or promise, of externally-funded research and the ability to develop a vibrant program of research is desired. Applications from individuals with a specialization or interest in Northern/Rural Nursing, Indigenous health, older adult, maternal/child health, mental health, or nursing sciences are particularly being sought.  Experience with experiential learning and online or alternative modes of course delivery is highly desired.

The School of Nursing has offered undergraduate degrees in nursing since 1965, and has approximately 650 undergraduate students, including those enrolled in a Compressed 3-year BScN or in a 4-year BScN in collaboration with Confederation College. The School of Nursing also offers a Native Nurses Entry Program and is a member of the 9-university Primary Health Care Nurse Practitioner Program. The School of Nursing offers graduate courses leading to a Lakehead University MPH and is anticipating the initial offering of a Master of Nursing Program for fall 2021.

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 further information, please contact Dr. Karen McQueen, Director, School of Nursing. Detailed information on the School of Nursing and our programs is available at: https://www.lakeheadu.ca/academics/departments/nursing.

Review of applications will begin on March 31, 2021 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. 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. 

Applicants should submit their electronic application to:

Dr. Michel Bédard

Dean, Faculty of Health and Behavioural Sciences

Lakehead University

Thunder Bay, Ontario

Email: fhbs@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. 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.

This position is subject to budgetary approval.

School of Nursing

Category: 
Tenure Track Faculty Positions - Thunder Bay Campus
Campus: 
Thunder Bay
Application Deadline: 
Wednesday, March 31, 2021 - 11:59pm

Lakehead University, Thunder Bay Campus, invites applications for 3 tenure-track faculty appointments in the Faculty of Health and Behavioural Sciences/School of Nursing.  The academic rank of the appointment will be commensurate with the qualifications of the successful candidate. The positions will commence on August 1, 2021.

The successful candidate will have an unrestricted RN license with the College of Nurses of Ontario, hold a PhD, preferably in nursing, have at least one graduate degree in nursing, and have a specific area of focus in nursing practice. Consideration will also be given to candidates who are completing a PhD. The ideal candidate will have baccalaureate and/or graduate nursing teaching experience and evidence of nursing scholarship. In particular, a successful record, or promise, of externally-funded research and the ability to develop a vibrant program of research is desired. Applications from individuals with a specialization or interest in Northern/Rural Nursing, Indigenous health, older adult, maternal/child health, mental health, or nursing sciences are particularly being sought.  Experience with experiential learning and online or alternative modes of course delivery is highly desired.

The School of Nursing has offered undergraduate degrees in nursing since 1965, and has approximately 650 undergraduate students, including those enrolled in a Compressed 3-year BScN or in a 4-year BScN in collaboration with Confederation College. The School of Nursing also offers a Native Nurses Entry Program and is a member of the 9-university Primary Health Care Nurse Practitioner Program. The School of Nursing offers graduate courses leading to a Lakehead University MPH and is anticipating the initial offering of a Master of Nursing Program for fall 2021.

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 further information, please contact Dr. Karen McQueen, Director, School of Nursing. Detailed information on the School of Nursing and our programs is available at: https://www.lakeheadu.ca/academics/departments/nursing.

Review of applications will begin on March 31, 2021 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. 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. 

Applicants should submit their electronic application to:

Dr. Michel Bédard

Dean, Faculty of Health and Behavioural Sciences

Lakehead University

Thunder Bay, Ontario

Email: fhbs@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. 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.

This position is subject to budgetary approval.

Department of Computer Science

Category: 
Contract Lecturer Positions
Campus: 
Thunder Bay
Application Deadline: 
Monday, February 15, 2021 - 11:59pm

Application Deadline: February 15, 2021

Faculty of Science & Environmental Studies/Computer Science Department

Lakehead University, Thunder Bay Campus, invites applications for Contract Lecturer(s) in the Department of Computer Science. The applicant is requested to teach:

Computer Science 3473WDE, Operating Systems

Course description:  Processes and device handlers and their implementation, communication and synchronization. Synchronization primitives. Process allocation. Memory management. The software required to support a virtual memory system. Resource allocation algorithms. File system implementation. Security and protection. System implementation strategies. The evolution of computer systems: batch processing, multiprogramming, multi-processing, real-time, time-sharing, distributive systems. Each student will design and implement a module for an operating system kernel.

Start Date/Duration:   March 1, 2021- Earlier- April 30, 2021

     Comp3473WDE – T/TH, 1:00pm – 2:30pm via Zoom

Qualifications Preferred:  Ph.D. Computer Science, some background in Operating Systems. Experience with experiential learning and online or alternative modes of course delivery is highly desired.

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 further information, please contact Dr. Vijay Mago, Chair.  Detailed information on the Computer Science Department and our programs is available at:  https://www.lakeheadu.ca/programs/departments/computer-science

Review of applications will begin on February 15, 2021 and will continue until the position is filled. The electronic application (in the form of one PDF document) should include: a curriculum vitae, statement of teaching interests and/or evidence of teaching effectiveness. 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.

 Applicants should submit their electronic application to:

Send Applications to:

Department of Computer Science

Lakehead University

955 Oliver Road

Thunder Bay, ON P7B 5E1

Attn: Dr. Vijay Mago, Chair

E-mail:  vmago@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. 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.

This position is subject to budgetary approval.

Department of Computer Science

Category: 
Contract Lecturer Positions
Campus: 
Thunder Bay
Application Deadline: 
Monday, February 15, 2021 - 11:59pm

Application Deadline: February 15, 2021

Faculty of Science & Environmental Studies/Computer Science Department

Lakehead University, Thunder Bay Campus, invites applications for Contract Lecturer(s) in the Department of Computer Science. The applicant is requested to teach:

Computer Science 3473WDE, Operating Systems

Course description:  Processes and device handlers and their implementation, communication and synchronization. Synchronization primitives. Process allocation. Memory management. The software required to support a virtual memory system. Resource allocation algorithms. File system implementation. Security and protection. System implementation strategies. The evolution of computer systems: batch processing, multiprogramming, multi-processing, real-time, time-sharing, distributive systems. Each student will design and implement a module for an operating system kernel.

Start Date/Duration:   March 1, 2021- Earlier- April 30, 2021

     Comp3473WDE – T/TH, 1:00pm – 2:30pm via Zoom

Qualifications Preferred:  Ph.D. Computer Science, some background in Operating Systems. Experience with experiential learning and online or alternative modes of course delivery is highly desired.

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 further information, please contact Dr. Vijay Mago, Chair.  Detailed information on the Computer Science Department and our programs is available at:  https://www.lakeheadu.ca/programs/departments/computer-science

Review of applications will begin on February 15, 2021 and will continue until the position is filled. The electronic application (in the form of one PDF document) should include: a curriculum vitae, statement of teaching interests and/or evidence of teaching effectiveness. 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.

 Applicants should submit their electronic application to:

Send Applications to:

Department of Computer Science

Lakehead University

955 Oliver Road

Thunder Bay, ON P7B 5E1

Attn: Dr. Vijay Mago, Chair

E-mail:  vmago@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. 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.

This position is subject to budgetary approval.

Department of Biology

Category: 
Contract Lecturer Positions
Campus: 
Thunder Bay
Application Deadline: 
Friday, January 15, 2021 - 11:59pm

Application Deadline: January 15, 2021

Department of Biology

Lakehead University, Thunder Bay Campus, invites applications for a Contract Lecturer in the Department of Biology. Applications are requested to teach:

BIOL 4113 Community Ecology

Principles of ecology and evolution used to explain patterns, process, structure and function of ecological communities.

Start Date/Duration:   MAY- JUNE 2021

Lecture: Tuesday and Thursday, 4:00-5:30pm via Zoom

Qualifications Preferred:  Ph.D. preferred and experience in teaching

Experience with experiential learning and online or alternative modes of course delivery is highly desired

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 further information, please contact Dr. Azim Mallik Chair, Department of Biology. Detailed information on the Department of Biology and our programs is available at: www.lakeheadu.ca/biology

Review of applications will begin on January 15, 2021 and will continue until the position is filled. The electronic application (in the form of one PDF document) should include: a curriculum vitae, statement of teaching interests and/or evidence of teaching effectiveness. Applicants should submit their electronic application to:

Send Applications to:

Department of Biology

Lakehead University

955 Oliver Road

Thunder Bay, ON P7B 5E1

Attn: Dr. Azim Mallik, Chair

E-mail:  amallik@lakeheadu.ca

A completed Confirmation of Eligibility to Work in Canada.pdf  form must accompany your package

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. 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.

This position is subject to budgetary approval.

Bora Laskin Faculty of Law

Category: 
Limited Term Faculty Positions
Campus: 
Thunder Bay
Application Deadline: 
Sunday, November 15, 2020 - 11:59pm


 

Beginning Date of Application Review: November 15, 2020 

TENURE TRACK AND LIMITED TERM APPOINTMENTS – FACULTY OF LAW

Lakehead University’s Thunder Bay Campus invites applications for one to two tenure-track appointments at the rank of Assistant Professor, Associate Professor or Professor in the Bora Laskin Faculty of Law, and one to two Limited Term Appointments. The academic rank of the appointment will be commensurate with the experience and qualifications of the successful candidate. Candidates must be eligible for licensing with any Canadian Law Society.

The Faculty of Law welcomes applications from outstanding established and emerging scholars with a J.D/LL.B, and a graduate degree in law or a cognate discipline, with a broad range of research and teaching interests. Applicants may wish to indicate their scholarly interests in respect of core curriculum areas and the Faculty’s three mandate areas in Indigenous and Aboriginal Law, Rural/small town practice and Natural Resources and Environmental Law. Given our commitment to our Indigenous partners and students, we particularly welcome applications from Indigenous scholars from a broad range of specializations.  Without limiting the call for applications, the Faculty notes a particular interest in applications in the areas of family law and environmental law.Appointments will ordinarily commence on August 1, 2021. 

The Bora Laskin Faculty of Law is known for its innovative curriculum with mandatory courses in Aboriginal and Indigenous Law implemented in 2013. At the Bora Laskin Faculty of Law, practice skills learning is integrated into the curriculum of substantive courses.  The Law Society of Ontario approved the Integrated Practice Curriculum (IPC) in 2013 for the law school to serve as a leader and model in providing legal practice 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. 

For further information, please contact the Chair of the Appointments Committee, Professor Wendy Parkes, at mainoffice.law@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 November 15, 2020 and will continue until the position is filled. Applicants should submit an electronic application (in the form of one PDF document) that 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 copy of one to two significant publications, and the names and contact information of three references. 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.

Applicants should submit their electronic application to: 

Professor Wendy Parkes

Chair, Appointments Committee

Bora Laskin Faculty of Law

Lakehead University

Thunder Bay, Ontario

Email: mainoffice.law@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. 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.

This position is subject to budgetary approval.

Bora Laskin Faculty of Law

Category: 
Tenure Track Faculty Positions
Campus: 
Thunder Bay
Application Deadline: 
Sunday, November 15, 2020 - 11:59pm

 

 

Beginning Date of Application Review: November 15, 2020 

TENURE TRACK AND LIMITED TERM APPOINTMENTS – FACULTY OF LAW

Lakehead University’s Thunder Bay Campus invites applications for one to two tenure-track appointments at the rank of Assistant Professor, Associate Professor or Professor in the Bora Laskin Faculty of Law, and one to two Limited Term Appointments. The academic rank of the appointment will be commensurate with the experience and qualifications of the successful candidate. Candidates must be eligible for licensing with any Canadian Law Society.

The Faculty of Law welcomes applications from outstanding established and emerging scholars with a J.D/LL.B, and a graduate degree in law or a cognate discipline, with a broad range of research and teaching interests. Applicants may wish to indicate their scholarly interests in respect of core curriculum areas and the Faculty’s three mandate areas in Indigenous and Aboriginal Law, Rural/small town practice and Natural Resources and Environmental Law. Given our commitment to our Indigenous partners and students, we particularly welcome applications from Indigenous scholars from a broad range of specializations.  Without limiting the call for applications, the Faculty notes a particular interest in applications in the areas of family law and environmental law.Appointments will ordinarily commence on August 1, 2021. 

The Bora Laskin Faculty of Law is known for its innovative curriculum with mandatory courses in Aboriginal and Indigenous Law implemented in 2013. At the Bora Laskin Faculty of Law, practice skills learning is integrated into the curriculum of substantive courses.  The Law Society of Ontario approved the Integrated Practice Curriculum (IPC) in 2013 for the law school to serve as a leader and model in providing legal practice 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. 

For further information, please contact the Chair of the Appointments Committee, Professor Wendy Parkes, at mainoffice.law@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 November 15, 2020 and will continue until the position is filled. Applicants should submit an electronic application (in the form of one PDF document) that 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 copy of one to two significant publications, and the names and contact information of three references. 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.

Applicants should submit their electronic application to: 

Professor Wendy Parkes

Chair, Appointments Committee

Bora Laskin Faculty of Law

Lakehead University

Thunder Bay, Ontario

Email: mainoffice.law@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. 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.

This position is subject to budgetary approval.

Department of Chemistry and the Biorefining Research Institute

Category: 
Tenure Track Faculty Positions
Campus: 
Thunder Bay
Application Deadline: 
Sunday, November 15, 2020 - 11:59pm

Lakehead University, Thunder Bay Campus, invites applications for a tenure-track Research Chair at the Biorefining Research Institute.  The academic rank of the appointment will be commensurate with the qualifications of the successful candidate.

The Biorefining Research Institute has dedicated research space and infrastructure located on the Thunder Bay campus of the University. The successful candidate will have their laboratory facility at the BRI. More information on the Institute is available at https://www.lakeheadu.ca/research-and-innovation/facilities-centres/bri. For its strategic plan, see https://www.lakeheadu.ca/research-and-innovation/facilities-centres/bri.  Current members of the Institute (including two Canada Research Chairs) are actively collaborating with FPInnovations and Resolute Forest Products on producing forest biomass-based value-added chemicals utilizing the pilot plant facilities of biomass conversion units located at the local Resolute mill (see https://www.newswire.ca/news-releases/fpinnovations-and-resolute-forest-products-announce-investment-in-pilot-project-in-ontario-to-produce-bio-chemicals-derived-from-wood-670526143.html). The Chair is expected to further such collaborations in advancing research and development in biomass conversion.

Candidates must have a PhD in Chemistry or a closely-related discipline, a minimum of two years of postdoctoral experience, and a proven record of outstanding research in biorefining. The successful candidate will be expected to develop or continue research on valorizing wood based lignocellulosic materials to generate value-added chemicals and materials that are relevant to industry in Canada. As such, the chair is expected to establish an externally funded research program and to collaborate with industry; relevant industrial experience would be an asset. Applicants must also demonstrate potential for outstanding teaching at the undergraduate and graduate levels that complement the needs of the department, i.e., inorganic, bioinorganic, or green chemistry. The appointment will be made in the Department of Chemistry at the Assistant or Associate Professor level. Research chairs have reduced teaching and administrative loads but both are still required by the collective agreement.

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 further information, please contact Dr. Todd Randall, Dean of the Faculty of Science and Environmental Studies at applications.ses@lakeheadu.ca. Detailed information on the Biorefining Research Institute and our programs is available at: https://www.lakeheadu.ca/research-and-innovation/facilities-centres/bri

Review of applications will begin on November 15, 2020 and continue until the position is filled. Applicants should submit as a single file (e.g. .pdf format): a cover letter, curriculum vitae, a statement of teaching philosophy, a detailed research plan (3-5 pages), copies of their three most significant publications, and the names and addresses of three references. A completed Confirmation of Eligibility to Work in Canada.pdf form must accompany your package.

Applicants should submit their electronic application to:

Dr. Todd Randall

Faculty of Science and Environmental Studies

Lakehead University

Thunder Bay, Ontario

Email: applications.ses@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. 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.

This position is subject to budgetary approval.

Department of Chemistry and the Biorefining Research Institute - Tenure-Track Research Chair

Category: 
Research Positions
Campus: 
Thunder Bay
Application Deadline: 
Wednesday, September 30, 2020 - 11:59pm

Application Deadline: September 30, 2020

Department of Chemistry and the Biorefining Research Institute

Lakehead University, Thunder Bay Campus, invites applications for a tenure-track Research Chair at the Biorefining Research Institute.  The academic rank of the appointment will be commensurate with the qualifications of the successful candidate.

The Biorefining Research Institute has dedicated research space and infrastructure located on the Thunder Bay campus of the University. The successful candidate will have their laboratory facility at the BRI. More information on the Institute is available at https://www.lakeheadu.ca/research-and-innovation/facilities-centres/bri. For its strategic plan, see https://www.lakeheadu.ca/research-and-innovation/facilities-centres/bri.  Current members of the Institute (including two Canada Research Chairs) are actively collaborating with FPInnovations and Resolute Forest Products on producing forest biomass-based value-added chemicals utilizing the pilot plant facilities of biomass conversion units located at the local Resolute mill (see https://www.newswire.ca/news-releases/fpinnovations-and-resolute-forest-products-announce-investment-in-pilot-project-in-ontario-to-produce-bio-chemicals-derived-from-wood-670526143.html). The Chair is expected to further such collaborations in advancing research and development in biomass conversion.

Candidates must have a PhD in Chemistry or a closely-related discipline, a minimum of two years of postdoctoral experience, and a proven record of outstanding research in biorefining. The successful candidate will be expected to develop or continue research on valorizing wood based lignocellulosic materials to generate value-added chemicals and materials that are relevant to industry in Canada. As such, the chair is expected to establish an externally funded research program and to collaborate with industry; relevant industrial experience would be an asset. Applicants must also demonstrate potential for outstanding teaching at the undergraduate and graduate levels that complement the needs of the department, i.e., inorganic, bioinorganic, or green chemistry. The appointment will be made in the Department of Chemistry at the Assistant or Associate Professor level. Research chairs have reduced teaching and administrative loads but both are still required by the collective agreement.

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 further information, please contact Dr. Todd Randall, Dean of the Faculty of Science and Environmental Studies at applications.ses@lakeheadu.ca. Detailed information on the Biorefining Research Institute and our programs is available at: https://www.lakeheadu.ca/research-and-innovation/facilities-centres/bri

Review of applications will begin on September 30, 2020 and continue until the position is filled. Applicants should submit as a single file (e.g. .pdf format): a cover letter, curriculum vitae, a statement of teaching philosophy, a detailed research plan (3-5 pages), copies of their three most significant publications, and the names and addresses of three references. A completed Confirmation of Eligibility to Work in Canada.pdf form must accompany your package.

Applicants should submit their electronic application to:

Dr. Todd Randall

Faculty of Science and Environmental Studies

Lakehead University

Thunder Bay, Ontario

Email: applications.ses@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. 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.

This position is subject to budgetary approval.

Department of Software Engineering

Category: 
Contract Lecturer Positions
Campus: 
Thunder Bay
Application Deadline: 
Friday, August 21, 2020 - 11:59pm

Lakehead University, Thunder Bay Campus, invites applications for a Contract Lecturer in the Department of Software Engineering. Applications are requested to teach:

ESOF 4557 FDE/Data and Digital Communications

Course description:  Characteristics, performance, and software issues of digital communications and computer networks. Topics include: networks and services, Internet protocols, data compressions and coding, fundamental limit in information theory, error control, delay/loss performance.

Credit Weight:  0.5

 Start Date/Duration:   Sept. 8, 2020 – Dec. 24, 2020

      T/TH 2:30-4:00 pm 

Qualifications Preferred:  MSc or PhD in Electrical and Computer Engineering or closely related disciplines

Experience with experiential learning and online or alternative modes of course delivery is highly desired.

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 further information, please contact Dr. Naser. Detailed information on the Faculty of Engineering/Software Engineering Department and our programs is available at:  https://www.lakeheadu.ca/programs/undergraduate-programs/engineering-software

Review of applications will begin on August 21, 2020 and will continue until the position is filled. The electronic application (in the form of one PDF document) should include: a curriculum vitae, statement of teaching interests and/or evidence of teaching effectiveness. 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.

Applicants should submit their electronic application to:

Send Applications to:

Department of Software Engineering

Lakehead University

955 Oliver Road

Thunder Bay, ON P7B 5E1

Attn: Dr. H. Naser, Chair

E-mail:  hnaser@akeheadu.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. 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.

This position is subject to budgetary approval.

Department of Chemistry and the Biorefining Research Institute - Research Chair at the Biorefining Research Institute

Category: 
Tenure Track Faculty Positions - Thunder Bay Campus
Campus: 
Thunder Bay
Department: 
Science & Environ Studies

Application Deadline: September 1, 2020

Department of Chemistry and the Biorefining Research Institute

Lakehead University, Thunder Bay Campus, invites applications for a tenure-track Research Chair at the Biorefining Research Institute.  The academic rank of the appointment will be commensurate with the qualifications of the successful candidate.

The Biorefining Research Institute has dedicated research space and infrastructure located on the Thunder Bay campus of the University. The successful candidate will have their laboratory facility at the BRI. More information on the Institute is available at research-and-innovation. For its strategic plan, see BRI-Strategic-Plan. Current members of the Institute (including two Canada Research Chairs) are actively collaborating with FPInnovations and Resolute Forest Products on producing forest biomass-based value-added chemicals utilizing the pilot plant facilities of biomass conversion units located at the local Resolute mill (see https://www.newswire.ca/news-releases/fpinnovations-and-resolute-forest-...). The Chair is expected to further such collaborations in advancing research and development in biomass conversion.

Candidates must have a PhD in Chemistry or a closely-related discipline, a minimum of two years of postdoctoral experience, and a proven record of outstanding research in biorefining. The successful candidate will be expected to develop or continue research on valorizing wood based lignocellulosic materials to generate value-added chemicals and materials that are relevant to industry in Canada. As such, the chair is expected to establish an externally funded research program and to collaborate with industry; relevant industrial experience would be an asset. Applicants must also demonstrate potential for outstanding teaching at the undergraduate and graduate levels that complement the needs of the department, i.e., inorganic, bioinorganic, or green chemistry. The appointment will be made in the Department of Chemistry at the Assistant or Associate Professor level. Research chairs have reduced teaching and administrative loads but both are still required by the collective agreement.

 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 further information, please contact Dr. Todd Randall, Dean of the Faculty of Science and Environmental Studies at applications.ses@lakeheadu.ca. Detailed information on the Biorefining Research Institute and our programs is available at: research-and-innovation.

Review of applications will begin on September 1, 2020 and continue until the position is filled. Applicants should submit as a single file (e.g. .pdf format): a cover letter, curriculum vitae, a statement of teaching philosophy, a detailed research plan (3-5 pages), copies of their three most significant publications, and the names and addresses of three references. A completed Confirmation of Eligibility to Work in Canada.pdf form must accompany your package.

Applicants should submit their electronic application to:

Dr. Todd Randall

Faculty of Science and Environmental Studies

Lakehead University

Thunder Bay, Ontario

Email: applications.ses@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. 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.

This position is subject to budgetary approval.

Bora Laskin Faculty of Law

Category: 
Tenure Track Faculty Positions
Campus: 
Thunder Bay
Application Deadline: 
Friday, November 1, 2019 - 4:30pm

Beginning Date of Application Review: 1 November 2019

TENURE TRACK APPOINTMENTS – FACULTY OF LAW

Lakehead University’s Thunder Bay Campus invites applications for up to four tenure-track appointments at the rank of Assistant Professor, Associate Professor or Professor in the Bora Laskin Faculty of Law. Rank of appointment will be commensurate with experience and qualifications. The Faculty of Law welcomes applications from outstanding established and emerging scholars with a J.D/LL.B, and a graduate degree in law or a cognate discipline, with a broad range of research and teaching interests. Applicants may wish to indicate their scholarly interests in respect of core curriculum areas and the Faculty’s three mandate areas in Indigenous and Aboriginal Law, Rural/small town practice and Natural Resources and Environmental Law. Given our commitment to our Indigenous partners and students, we particularly welcome applications from Indigenous scholars from a broad range of specializations. The appointments will ordinarily commence on August 1, 2020.

The Bora Laskin Faculty of Law is known for its innovative curriculum with mandatory courses in Aboriginal and Indigenous Law implemented in 2013. At Bora Laskin Faculty of Law, practice skills learning is integrated into the curriculum of substantive courses.  The Law Society of Ontario approved the Integrated Practice Curriculum (IPC) in 2013 for the law school to serve as a leader and model in providing legal practice 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 the Bora Laskin 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 the Chair of the Appointments Committee, Nancy Sandy at lawfaculty@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 November 1, 2019 and continue until the positions are filled. Applicants should submit an electronic application including a curriculum vitae, a statement of research and teaching experience and/or interests, the names of three references and a letter of application to:

Nancy Sandy

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.

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

These positions are subject to budgetary approval. 

Bora Laskin Faculty of Law - Contract Lecturers

Category: 
Contract Lecturer Positions
Department: 
Bora Laskin Faculty of Law
Application Deadline: 
Saturday, May 30, 2020 - 11:59pm

Application Deadline: May 30, 2020

Bora Laskin Faculty of Law

Lakehead University, Thunder Bay Campus, invites applications from qualified candidates for five Contract Lecturer positions  in the Bora Laskin Faculty of Law. The positions will commence on either September 8, 2020 or January 4, 2021.

Fall / Winter Courses

LAWS 1510 Indigenous Legal Traditions

LAWS 2555 Trusts

LAWS 2035 Real Estate Law (Fall and Winter)

LAWS 2553 Remedies

LAWS 2555 Commercial Law

LAWS 2555 Business of Law

 

Qualifications Preferred:  The Faculty is seeking individuals with demonstrated ability that are qualified by virtue of academic or employment experience to teach. Further, candidates must be eligible for licensing with any Canadian Law Society. Experience with experiential learning and online or alternative modes of delivery is highly desired.

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 further information, please contact law faculty@lakeheadu.ca. Detailed information on the Bora Laskin Faculty of Law and our programs is available at: https://www.lakeheadu.ca/programs/departments/law

Review of applications will begin on May 30th, 2020 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) and the names and contact information of three references. A completed Confirmation of Eligibility to Work in Canada.pdf form must accompany your package. 

Applicants should submit their electronic application to:

Office of the Dean

Bora Laskin Faculty of Law

Lakehead University

Thunder Bay, Ontario

Email: lawfaculty@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. 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.

These positions are subject to budgetary approval.

Research Chair in Advanced Cellulosic Material Production and Functionalization (Tenure Track Appointment in Department of Chemical Engineering)

Category: 
Research Chairs

The Faculty of Engineering at Lakehead University invites applications for a tenure-track appointment in its department of Chemical Engineering at the Assistant or Associate Professor level commencing August 1, 2019 or as soon as possible thereafter. The successful candidate will be co-appointed as Research Chairin Advanced Cellulosic Material Production and Functionalization in Lakehead’s Biorefining Research Institute (BRI), which has a strategic aim of developing innovative bioproducts. The research focus should be towards design of green products and processes for the production of novel, high-value cellulose based biomaterials from renewable resources that are cost effective and can replace petroleum-based products such as superabsorbent polymers, transparent films for biodegradable packaging, functional textiles, biopolymers for composites, etc. Focus on the forest bio-mass as the main feedstock is expected.

The successful candidate will be expected to develop an externally funded research program and collaborate with industry. Relevant industrial experience would be a definite asset. The Research Chair is for five (5) years and is renewable.  

Candidates should hold an undergraduate degree in Chemical Engineering, a PhD in Chemical Engineering or closely related field, and are expected to contribute to undergraduate and graduate teaching as well as service to the department of Chemical Engineering. A reduced teaching load is provided as long as the candidate is a research chair. Registration, or eligibility to register, as a Professional Engineer in Canada is required.

The Biorefining Research Institute is a Senate-approved Research Institute with dedicated research space and infrastructure. The successful candidate will have their laboratory facility at BRI. More information on BRI is available at https://www.lakeheadu.ca/research-and-innovation/facilities-centres/bri. The Strategic Plan for BRI is available at BRI Plan.  

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.

Review of applications is ongoing and will continue until the position is filled. Applicants should submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae, a statement of teaching philosophy, a statement of research plans, copies of their three most significant publications, and the names and addresses of three references to:

Dr. H. Naser, Acting Dean, Faculty of Engineering

Lakehead University

955 Oliver Road

Thunder Bay, ON, Canada P7B 5E1

Email: dean.engi@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. Please note that the hiring committee imposes no restrictions on applicants with regard to nationality or country of residence; however, priority will be given to applicants that are Canadian Citizens or Landed Immigrants.

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

Trip Leader - School of Outdoor Recreation, Parks and Tourism

Category: 
Part Time Positions
Department: 
School of Outdoor Recreation, Parks & Tourism
Application Deadline: 
Friday, February 28, 2020 - 11:59pm

Trip Leader

OUTD 3370/4370 - Cycle Tourism Northern Minnesota 

Lakehead University - Thunder Bay Campus

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

Date of Posting:  January 31, 2020

Starting Date:  May 7, 2020

Completion Date:  May 30, 2020

Trip Dates: May 19 to May 28/29, 2020 

Application Deadline:  Friday February 28, 2020

Position Duties: Trip planning, leading a group on an extended cycling trip, supporting field research, instructing various outdoor skills, interpreting natural and cultural features, group facilitation, risk management, logistics, and evaluation of students' knowledge and skills.

Position Qualifications: The candidate must be a university or college graduate. Successful candidates must have excellent communication, planning and instructional skills. Candidates should be exemplary teachers, have sound judgement and safety management skills, and have extensive experience in leading groups extended cycling expeditions. Candidates must have a valid passport, health insurance, and be able to travel to the United States. Preference will be given to individuals with recent field work, current Wilderness First Responder, bicycle repair and maintenance skills, and cycling certification. 

Hours:  T.B.A.

Instructor: Alexa Haberer 

Email:  alexa.haberer@lakeheadu.ca

"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 over 8,600 students and 2,100 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."

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/sites/default/files/uploads/63/OldForms/ScIIForms/Confirmation%20of%20Eligibility%20to%20Work%20in%20Canada.pdf

Interested applicants are invited to submit a cover letter, resume, a Confirmation of Eligibility to Work in Canada form, and the contact information of 3 references in a single PDF file to:

Annette Graham (agraham@lakeheadu.ca)

SN20002AA

School of Outdoor Recreation, Parks and Tourism
Lakehead University 
955 Oliver Road Thunder Bay, ON Canada 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. 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.

Faculty of Business Administration - Thunder Bay

Category: 
Tenure Track Faculty Positions - Thunder Bay Campus
Application Deadline: 
Sunday, September 8, 2019 - 11:59pm

Lakehead University, Thunder Bay Campus, invites applications for one tenure-track appointment in business analytics or related field under the discipline of Information Systems/Operations Management in the Faculty of Business Administration. The academic rank of the appointment will be commensurate with the qualifications of the successful candidate. The position will commence on December 1, 2019.

The ideal candidate has a program of research and the ability to teach/develop a variety of courses in the discipline, including business analytics, large-scale data problems, data-driven operations management, and/or supply chain analytics.

The Thunder Bay campus of the Faculty of Business Administration at Lakehead University is accredited by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB) and Chartered Professional Accountants Canada (CPA).  

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 further information, please contact Dr. David Richards, Dean of the Faculty of Business Administration at (807) 343-8525 or david.richards@lakeheadu.ca.  Detailed information on the School and our programs is available at: http://business.lakeheadu.ca/.

Review of applications will begin on September 8, 2019 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. 

The preferred candidates will have:

(i)              An earned Ph.D. or DBA in business administration or a related field from a recognized university. Applicants near completion may be considered.

(ii)             A demonstrated potential for scholarship and a commitment to teaching at the graduate and undergraduate levels that complements the needs of the discipline group and the Faculty.

(iii)            The potential to make service contributions to the Faculty, the University, and their discipline.

Applicants should submit their electronic application to:  

Dr. David Richards,

Dean, Faculty of Business Administration

Lakehead University

955 Oliver Road

Thunder Bay, ON P7B 5E1

E-mail:  position.business@lakeheadu.ca        

A completed Confirmation of Immigration /Citizenship Status should 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. 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.

This position is subject to budgetary approval.

Department of Computer Science (Barrie)

Category: 
Contract Lecturer Positions

Application Deadline: July 22, 2019

Department of Computer Science – Contract Lecturer

Lakehead University, Barrie Campus, invites applications for Contract Lecturers - Applications are requested to teach the following courses (subject to availability):

COURSE: Computer Science 2412WAB, Data Structures.

Starting Date and Duration:        January 6, 2020 – April 3, 2020

DESCRIPTION OF FACULTY/DEPARTMENT/SCHOOL                                   Computer Science Department/Faculty of Science and Environmental Studies 

Qualifications Preferred:   PhD Computer Science or a closely related discipline.

Rate of Pay:  In accordance with LUFA Collective Agreement.

Start Date: This course will be offered from January 6, 2020 – April 3, 2020.  Examinations Period is April 6, 2020 – April 19, 2020.  Examination Contingency date is April 20, 2020. Marks Due Thursday, April 23, 2020.

Deadline: July 22, 2019 

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.

Review of applications will begin on July 15, 2019 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. Ruizhong Wei, Chair

Computer Science Department/Faculty of Science and Environmental Studies

Lakehead University

Thunder Bay, Ontario

Email: rwei@lakeheadu.ca

Fax: (807) 766-7243

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. 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. 

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