Sessional lecturer, BCB410 - Applied Bioinformatics (fall 2019) - University of Toronto

University of Toronto, Cell & Systems Biology
Toronto, ON, Canada
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Sessional lecturer, BCB410 - Applied Bioinformatics (fall 2019) - University of Toronto

Sessional Lecturer BCB410H1F Applied Bioinformatics - 1901839

Job Field: CUPE 3902 Unit 3 Faculty / Division: Faculty of Arts and Science Department: Cell & Systems Biology Campus: St. George (downtown Toronto)

Job Posting: Jun 6, 2019 Job Closing: July 4, 2019


BCB410H1F – Applied Bioinformatics (50% FCE of Full Course) Practical introduction to concepts, standards and tools for the implementation of strategies in bioinformatics.

Estimated course enrolment: 25 Estimated TA support: N/A Schedule: Lectures: Wednesdays, 10am-12pm

Sessional dates: September 1, 2019 to December 31, 2019

Salary: $8323 (Sessional Lecturer I) $8531 (Sessional Lecturer I Long Term $8739 (Sessional Lecturer II) $8947 (Sessional Lecturer III)

Closing date: July 4, 2019

All individuals interested in this position must submit the CUPE 3902 Unit 3 application format to Tamar Mamourian, Chief Administrative Officer, Department of Cell & Systems Biology, University of Toronto, 25 Harbord St., Toronto, Ontario, Canada M5S 3G5. We prefer that applications and CVs be submitted via email to tamar.m… All applicants must have a valid email address.

This job is posted in accordance with the CUPE 3902 Unit 3 Collective Agreement.

Preference in hiring will be given to qualified individuals advanced to the rank of Sessional Lecturer II or Sessional Lecturer III in accordance with Article 4.12 of the CUPE 3902 Unit 3 collective agreement.

It is understood that some announcements of vacancies are tentative, pending final course determinations and enrolment. Should rates stipulated in the Collective Agreement vary from rates stated in this posting, the rates stated in the Collective Agreement shall prevail.

Please note: Undergraduate or graduate students and postdoctoral fellows of the University of Toronto are covered by the CUPE 3902 Unit 1 collective agreement rather than the Unit 3 collective agreement, and should not apply for positions posted under the Unit 3 collective agreement.


Description of duties:  Delivery of lectures prepared by other instructors in this course.  Preparation, supervision and grading of tests and examination in accordance with University regulations as described in the Faculty of Arts & Science Academic Handbook


Qualifications:  Teaching experience at the university level required, demonstrated evidence of excellence in teaching preferred  Prior experience teaching this or similar course at university level required  PhD in Bioinformatics or related field required  R Programming is required

  • How to Apply

    Please email your application package including CV and cover letter to Tamar Mamourian, CAO of Cell & Systems Biology

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