Biology - Instructor

Kwantlen Polytechnic University

Location: British Columbia
Date posted: 2013-03-19

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BIOLOGY INSTRUCTOR - Competition 13-36

Kwantlen Polytechnic University's Faculty of Science and Horticulture is currently seeking applications for a full-time regular faculty member in our Biology Department, to develop and teach a selection of the following courses in the new B.Sc. Biology degree program:

Third Year:
Research Methodology

Fourth Year:
Animal Physiology
Developmental Biology
Molecular Biochemistry
Directed Studies
Senior Research Project

The position also offers opportunities to engage in research and outreach.

The position commences September 1, 2013.

The successful applicant will possess, at a minimum, a Master's degree (Ph.D. preferred) in an appropriate field of biology, coupled with experience in curriculum development, and demonstrated excellence in teaching at the post-secondary level. Research experience beyond graduate studies is desirable. The successful applicant must have excellent written and oral communication skills that enable them to teach effectively in English.

Please forward a letter of application including a list of which of the above courses you are able to develop and teach, as well as other courses you might be interested in developing and/or teaching, a one-page statement of your teaching philosophy, three letters of reference, a brief outline of your research interests and how they might support and integrate with your teaching, your curriculum vitae, and photocopies of post-secondary transcripts, quoting competition number 13-36 by April 30, 2013 to

We thank all applicants for their interest in Kwantlen Polytechnic University.
However only those applicants selected for further consideration will be contacted


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