Biology - Sessional Faculty

University of the Fraser Valley

Location: British Columbia
Date posted: 2013-08-07

Sessional Opening

Posting 2013.88
Position Biology Sessional Faculty
Status Sessional
Semester Fall 2013 (September - December)
Closing August 20, 2013

Located in the heart of the Fraser Valley, the University of the Fraser Valley, with over 16,000 students pursuing more than 100 programs, including two master's degrees, 15 bachelor's degrees, majors, minors and extended minors in more than 30 subject areas, and more than a dozen trades and technology programs, is committed to teaching excellence. UFV is a multi-campus institution and is regularly at the top of national rankings in the areas of teaching excellence, faculty-student interaction, and class size. UFV is also committed to indigenization of the institution.

The Biology Department requires a sessional faculty to teach the following course on the Abbotsford campus:

Biology 111: First Year Biology - laboratory sections (September - December).

This course emphasizes molecular and cellular basis of life, biochemical processes, cellular structure and function, and genetics.

MSc or PhD preferred. Post-secondary teaching experience is preferred.

Salary is $3,139.21 per lab section. Instruction will take place at the Abbotsford or Chilliwack campus as well as possibly in the evening, depending on the section.

Please contact Pauleen Nuite at for further information or the course outline.

Shortlisted applicants may be required to undergo a criminal record check.

Direct resume including evidence of appropriate qualifications by August 20, 2013, referring to Posting #2013.88 to:

Human Resources
University of the Fraser Valley
33844 King Road, Abbotsford, BC, Canada V2S 7M8
Tel: (604) 854-4554
Fax: (604) 854-1538

Email resumes to:

All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority. In an effort to be both environmentally and fiscally responsible, UFV will contact only candidates receiving an interview. We thank all applicants for considering UFV for employment.

UFV is committed to the principle of equity in employment.


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