Job Title: Instructor, Biology

Full Time/Part Time: Full-Time / Part-Time 

Regular/Temporary:  Temporary

Posting Type: Concurrent

Department/Program: Biology Department

Subject area: Biology

Description of position: The Department of Biology is seeking qualified candidates to teach introductory biology courses (i.e. Biol 1111, 1115 and 1215) as well as one or more of the following second-year biology courses: Biochemistry, Cell Biology, Evolutionary Biology, Genetics, Microbiology or Molecular Ecology.

Required qualifications:

  • Minimum MSc in Biology, but PhD preferred
  • Post-secondary teaching experience in Biology preferred
  • Ability and willingness to contribute to departmental initiatives
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills in English are required

Length of appointment: *May 01 2019 to August 31, 2019, with one month preparation time. There is a possibility for renewal upon positive evaluation.

*Please note that the position workload will be based on the departmental budget and operational needs.

Start Date: May. 1, 2019

Salary Range: Salary placement is on Langara instructor’s salary scale in accordance with qualifications and experience.  Employee Group: LFA

Application information:

Please forward your resume and cover letter, no later than 4:30pm of the closing date to “Apply Here”. Please submit your cover letter, CV and a teaching philosophy statement. You can upload your philosophy statement under "Upload your Transcripts, BAQ and/or SIR if requested." For further information regarding this opportunity, please contact Dr. Ji Yang, Chair of the Biology Department at

Competition No.: F005-19

Deadline: February 19, 2019

We thank you for your interest and advise that only those shortlisted will be contacted. Langara is committed to enhancing our diverse workforce.

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