PhD Position in Biology

Thompson Rivers University

Canada

Application Restrictions
Open to both Internal and external
Job Type
Faculty (Sessional)
Posting In effect from
24/7/2023
Closing Application Date
8/8/2023
Applications will be reviewed commencing the closing application date and may continue until the position is filled.
 
Instructional Type
Academic/Career(max 24 credits)
Anticipated Start Date
5/9/2023
Position End Date (If Applicable)
22/12/2023
DUTIES

Thompson Rivers University (www.tru.ca) is a uniquely comprehensive, student-focused institution built on over 45 years of excellence in post-secondary education and training. TRU's spectacular main campus is located in Kamloops, BC (www.kamloops.ca), a prosperous city located just a 4-hour drive from Vancouver, a 50-minute drive from Sun Peaks (the second-largest ski area in Canada), in the heart of the southern BC interior. Kamloops offers world-class tourism and recreation, excellent cultural, social and economic opportunities, as well as over 2,000 hours of sunshine annually.

 

The Faculty of Science is seeking a Lecturer in Biological Sciences to lead the course in Principles of Biology I which has students examine the molecular basis of cellular processes including energy transfer and the storage and use of genetic information.

 

General Responsibilities:

  1. Prepare and deliver lecture across a range of Biological Sciences topics/subjects
    1. Molecular biology
    2. Genetics
    3. Biochemistry
    4. Cellular anatomy and function
  2. Grade student submissions and exams throughout the semester.
  3. Hold weekly office hours and respond to student enquiries in a timely manner.
  4. Consult with faculty to ensure similar content delivery across sections of the course.
QUALIFICATIONS
  1. An appropriate Masters required; Doctorate preferred
  2. Demonstrated theoretical and professional knowledge of the discipline
  3. Demonstrated competence with relevant course content
  4. Sound knowledge and demonstrated application of best teaching practices

Please Note: If you are selected for interview, External Candidates will be required to bring a copy of their transcripts to the interview.

Pay Band
According to TRUFA Salary Schedule
Location
Kamloops, BC CA (Primary)
# of Hires Needed
1
Organizational Unit
Thompson Rivers University -> Faculty of Science -> Biological Sciences
Diversity and Inclusion Commitment:
Thompson Rivers University is strongly committed to hiring based on merit with a focus on fostering diversity of thought within our community. We welcome those who would contribute to the further diversification of our staff, our faculty and its scholarship including, but not limited to, women, Indigenous, Black and People of Colour, persons with disabilities and persons of any sexual orientation or gender identity. Please note that all qualified candidates are encouraged to apply, however applications from Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority.

NOTE: To learn more about Thompson Rivers University or living in Kamloops or Williams Lake please visit our Careers website. External Candidates invited to interview will be required to bring a copy of their transcripts to the interview.

 


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