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Instructor I level, Department of Chemistry

University of Manitoba

Department of Chemistry
Faculty of Science
University of Manitoba
Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada

Instructor Position # 27291

The Department of Chemistry invites applications for a full-time position at the Instructor I level, commencing August 1, 2019, or on a mutually agreed upon date. The Department seeks an emerging scholar with a commitment to excellence in teaching and pedagogical development. Exceptional candidates at all levels will also be considered. Outstanding candidates in any area of Chemistry will be considered, with particular emphasis on candidates who will complement or extend the department’s strengths in Chemistry and Biochemistry. Preference will be given to those with teaching experience and Ph.D (preferred) or M.Sc. or other distinguishing attributes in Analytical Chemistry or a related field. Duties may include undergraduate teaching, including live lecture, on-line and distance delivery formats, pedagogical/course development and assessment, and service-related activities. The successful candidate will have a track record of outstanding teaching contributions and course development, and will exhibit evidence of the ability to work in a collaborative environment.

To enhance our department and create role models for a diverse population of students, we particularly invite application from those who can support and enhance our diversity, including women, Indigenous peoples, other visible minorities, and those committed to a diverse environment.

The Department currently has 21 full time tenured and tenure track faculty members and 7 Instructors, and offers a full range of both undergraduate and graduate programs in Chemistry and Biochemistry. The Department has a well-established and equipped research facility, including a number of equipment, and is supported by strong research links with other University of Manitoba departments including Manitoba Institute for Materials. Further information about the Department can be obtained from . Winnipeg is the largest city in the Province of Manitoba. The city has a rich cultural environment, including symphony, opera, dance, theatre, and ethnic festivals. The region provides ample opportunities for outdoor recreation in all seasons. Learn more about Winnipeg at .

The University of Manitoba is strongly committed to equity and diversity within its community and especially welcomes applications from women, racialized persons, Indigenous Peoples, persons with disabilities, persons of all sexual orientations and genders, and others who may contribute to the further diversification of ideas. If you require accommodation supports during the recruitment process, please contact U of M’s Equity, Diversity and Inclusion Facilitator, Valerie Williams at Valerie.williams@umanitoba.ca or 204-474-8371. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadian citizens and permanent residents will be given priority.

Applications including a curriculum vitae, a description of teaching philosophy and pedagogy development interest, evidence of teaching effectiveness (if available) and contact information for three references should be sent to (PDF files preferred). Please ensure to specify position number 27291 in the application. For further information contact the Search Committee Chair at . The closing date for receipt of applications is April 15, 2019.

Application materials, including letters of reference, will be handled in accordance with the Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act. Please note that curricula vitae may be provided to participating members of the search process.