Job Postings for Natural Resources Management (2022-23 Academic Year)

Faculty of Natural Resources Management

Category: Contract Lecturer Positions (listed below)

Call for Contract Lecturers for the 2022-23 Academic Year (September 1, 2022– April 30, 2023), Thunder Bay Campus 

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

  • Winter '23: NRMT-1071-WA Business Principles in Natural Resources Management
  • Winter '23: NRMT-3251/5870-WA Renewable Energy Resources

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

Application Deadline: Monday, June 6, 2022

Qualifications Preferred:

A Master’s degree in Natural Resources Management, Forestry or allied discipline, or combined professional experience and education credentials. The preferred candidate should have demonstrated teaching experience, as well as experience with experiential learning and online or alternative movies of delivery is highly desired.  

For further information, please contact Dr. Ulf Runesson, Dean. Detailed information on the Faculty of Natural Resources and our programs is available at

Review of applications will begin on June 1, 2022 and will continue until the positions 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 citing their last name & the course number in the subject line to:

Faculty of Natural Resources Management

955 Oliver Road 

Thunder Bay, ON P7B 5E1

Attn: Dr. Ulf Runesson, Dean

E-mail: and copy

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 to make appropriate arrangements.

This position is subject to budgetary approval.