Biotechnology Lecturer Post Vacant at University of Toronto | Canada

The Department of Biology at the University of Toronto Mississauga invites applications for a full-time teaching-stream appointment, in the area of Biotechnology, at the Lecturer level effective January 1, 2011.
We seek candidates with extensive experience in the Biotechnology field, both academically and in a business capacity. Applicants must have a Ph.D. in the Life Sciences, must have demonstrated excellence in teaching scientific courses in a professional program along with finance or investment experience. An MBA degree would be an asset.

  • Title: Lecturer - Biotechnology - 1000619
  • Job Field : Teaching Stream
  • Faculty / Division : University of Toronto Mississauga
  • Department : UTM: Biology
  • Campus : Mississauga
  • Closing Date: 31/Oct/10 Open until filled

The successful candidates will be expected to have a strong interest in innovative teaching methods for graduate students in a Biotechnology program. Familiarity and experience in the pharma industry is essential. The candidate will be expected to have good interpersonal skills and be able to take a leadership role in the design and management of the MBiotech Program and the undergraduate Biotechnology specialist program at UTM. The candidate will also be expected to help administer the graduate program and provide direction for new courses and programs. Appointments at the rank of Lecturer may be renewed annually to a maximum of five years. In the fifth year of service, Lecturers shall be reviewed and a recommendation made with respect to promotion to the rank of Senior Lecturer. Salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience.

Applications, including a Curriculum Vitae and a statement of teaching interests and ideas, must be submitted by clicking on the link below. Applicants should also arrange for signed letters of reference, from three referees familiar with the candidate's teaching, to be sent directly to: Professor Scott Prosser, Master of Biotechnology Program, University of Toronto Mississauga, SB-2071, 3359 Mississauga Road North, Mississauga, Ontario, L5L 1C6 Canada or emailed to:

Application Deadline: October 31, 2010 or until filled.

For more information about the Master of Biotechnology Program, please visit our home page.