Chemistry - Sessional Assistant Professor (Organic and Analytical Chemistry)

York University

Location: Ontario
Date posted: 2013-03-15

Department of Chemistry: One-year Contractually Limited Appointment.
York University

Applications are invited from qualified candidates for a one-year Sessional Assistant Professor position in the Department of Chemistry to commence July 1, 2013. All York University positions are subject to budgetary approval.

Candidates must hold a PhD in Chemistry and have demonstrated excellence in undergraduate teaching of Organic and Analytical Chemistry. The successful candidate is expected to engage in scholarly pursuits that might include the development of new laboratories in organic chemistry at the second year level. This contractually limited appointment carries a teaching load of three full courses or the equivalent.

York University is an Affirmative Action Employer. The Affirmative Action Program can be found on York's website at or a copy can be obtained by calling the affirmative action office at 416-736-5713. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadian citizens and Permanent Residents will be given priority. Temporary entry for citizens of the U.S.A. and Mexico may apply per the provisions of the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA).

The deadline for receipt of completed applications is May 3, 2013. Applicants should submit a letter of application, an up-to-date curriculum vitae, a statement of research and teaching interests, teaching evaluations and arrange for three signed confidential letters of reference (at least one should address teaching) to be sent to:

Dr. Muhammad N. Yousaf
Chair, Department of Chemistry
124 Chemistry Building
York University
4700 Keele St.
Toronto, Ontario
Canada, M3J 1P3
FAX: 416-736-5936


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