Employment Opportunities

Application Deadline: February 10, 2023

Faculty of Business Administration

Lakehead University, Thunder Bay Campus, invites applications for Contract Lecturer(s) in Faculty of Business Administration.  Applications are requested to teach:

Spring Term: May 1, 2023 to June 16, 2023

Business 1056/1336 SA, SDE / Economics 2115 – Business Quantitative Analysis I (hybrid day section)

Business 2012 / 2312 SDE – Management Accounting (Zoom evening section)

Business 2017 SA, SDE / Economics 2017  – Managerial Economics (hybrid day section)

Business 3038 SDE – Applied Organizational Behaviour (Zoom evening)

Business 5034 SC, SD, SDE – Marketing Management (hybrid offering evening)

Business 5078 SA, SB – Negotiation and Conflict Resolution (in person evening section)

Business 5091 SA – Capstone Project (in person evening section)

Business 5236 SA, SDE – Supply Chain & Logistics Management (hybrid evening section)

Summer Term: July 4, 2023 – August 19, 2023

Business 1036 AA, ADE – Quantitative Foundations (hybrid offering day section)

Business 1076/1356 AA, ADE / Economic 2117 – Business Quantitative Analysis II (hybrid offering day section)

Business 3215 ADE – Principles of Entrepreneurship (Zoom evening section)

Business 5033 AA, ADE – Project Management (hybrid offering evening)

Business 5035 AA – Corporate Innovation & Entrepreneurship (in-person day section)

Please note:  This schedule is tentative and subject to change.  Instructors should refer to the online timetable prior to the start of classes.

Qualifications Preferred:  The ideal candidate will have either a) a PhD in a field related to the course, or b) a master’s degree in a related field and relevant professional experience and/or designation.  A CPA designation with experience will be considered an asset for applicants to the courses in Accounting.  Experience teaching at the post-secondary level is preferred.  Candidates lacking the specific degree qualification, but who possess an appropriate combination of academic and professional experience may be considered.  Experience with experiential learning and online or alternative modes of delivery is highly desirable.

Lakehead is a comprehensive university with a reputation for innovative programs and cutting-edge research. Our campuses are located in Thunder Bay on the traditional lands of the Fort William First Nation, Signatory to the Robinson Superior Treaty of 1850 and in Orillia on the traditional territory of the Anishinaabeg, and Rama First Nation. Lakehead University acknowledges the history that many nations hold in the areas around our campuses and is committed to a relationship with Métis and Inuit and First Nations peoples. 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 nine faculties, including Business Administration, Education, Engineering, Health and Behavioural Sciences, Natural Resources Management, Science and Environmental Studies, Social Sciences and Humanities, Graduate Studies, and Faculty of Law. For further information, please visit: www.lakeheadu.ca.

For further information, please contact Dr. Richards (david.richards@lakeheadu.ca).  Detailed information on the Faculty of Business Administration and our programs is available at: www.lakeheadu.ca/programs/departments/business.

Review of applications will begin on February 13, 2023 and will continue until the position(s) is/are 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.pdf form must accompany your package.  We encourage applicants with the Right of First Refusal (as outlined in article 19.03.02 of the LUFA/LU Collective Agreement) to indicate their status in their application.

Applicants should submit their electronic application to:

Faculty of Business Administration

Lakehead University

955 Oliver Road

Thunder Bay, ON P7B 5E1

Attn: David A. Richard, Dean

E-mail:  clposition.business@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) 343.8010 ext. 8334 or human.resources@lakeheadu.ca to make appropriate arrangements.

These positions are subject to budgetary approval.


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