Mount Allison University

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Position ID:MountA-ASTP [#16131]
Position Title: Assistant Professor - Biology
Position Type:Non tenure-track faculty
Position Location:Sackville, New Brunswick E4L 1E6, Canada [map]
Subject Areas: Biology / Biochemical Ecology, Conservation Biology, Field Ecology, Integrative, Native Flora, Physiological Plant Ecology, Plant Biology
Appl Deadline:2020/03/31help popup finished (2020/03/04, finished 2020/05/07, listed until 2020/05/04)
Position Description:    

*** this position has been closed, and no new applications will be accepted. ***

The Department of Biology at Mount Allison University invites applications for a full-time 9-month sessional position. Applicants should possess or have nearly completed a Ph.D. and have a strong commitment to undergraduate teaching. We are seeking someone to teach a small section of our introductory biology course (BIOL 1001), as well as three upper level courses in the general areas of plant biology, ecology and evolution. Courses will be chosen based on the expertise of the successful candidate, but may include subjects like Conservation Biology (BIOL 3811), Native Flora (BIOL 3501), Physiological Plant Ecology (BIOL 3301), Field Ecology (BIOL 4111), or related material. An ability to deliver Biochemical Ecology (BIOL 3711) or Plant Physiology (BIOL 3941) to a combined biology and biochemistry audience would also be an asset. The successful candidate may also have the opportunity to supervise undergraduate research students, and will be expected to participate in departmental activities. The appointment will be made at the rank of Lecturer or Assistant Professor and will commence on August 1, 2020, subject to budgetary approval. Applications should include a curriculum vitae, a statement of teaching experience and interests, and names and contact information for three or more referees. Applications should be submitted through Academic Jobs Online at and addressed to:

Dr. Diana Hamilton
Chair of the Search Committee
Department of Biology
Mount Allison University
Tel: 506-364-2513; Fax: 506-364-2505

Review of applications will begin on March 31, 2020 and will continue until the position is filled.

Mount Allison acknowledges, honours and respects the Mi'kmaw and Wolastoquyik (Maliseet) peoples, the historic inhabitants, custodians, and dwellers on the land where our university is built, and confirms its commitment to strengthen relationships with them.

Mount Allison is committed to diversity and inclusiveness. We encourage applications from members of racialized communities, Indigenous persons, persons with disabilities, and persons of all sexual and gender identities. We seek candidates with qualifications and knowledge to contribute specifically to the further diversification of our campus community.

All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadian citizens and permanent residents are given priority. Canadians and permanent residents should indicate their citizenship status in their application.

Application Materials Required:
Submit the following items online at this website to complete your application:
And anything else requested in the position description.

Further Info:
(506) 364-2513
67 York Street
Sackville, NB E4L 1E6

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