Sessional Instructor, Department of Chemistry, Faculty of Science

Brandon University is seeking a sessional instructor in the Department of Chemistry to teach the following labs from September to December 2018.



Responsibilities of the position include: Laboratory instruction, marking, and student evaluations. Labs support practical and theoretical aspects of quantitative and qualitative analysis. Error analyses, data handling, solution equilibria, gravimetry, acid-base titrations, and spectroscopy. Must possess strong communication, teaching, and record-keeping skills.


Laboratory Schedule: Section 1: Mondays 1:40pm – 5:30 pm and Section 2: Mondays 5:40pm – 9:30 pm

Qualifications: MSc in Chemistry is required

Salary: $4,136.67 per lab section

Application deadline: July 31, 2018


Applications should be sent via e-mail in a single pdf file of reasonable size, and include a letter of application, citizenship or Canadian immigration status, curriculum vitae, copies of transcripts, and the names of three references to:

Dr. Bryan Hill, Acting Chair, Department of Chemistry, Brandon University, Brandon, MB, R7A 6A9 Email:


We thank all applicants for their interest in applying for this position and advise that only candidates selected for interviews will be contacted.


Brandon University is committed to equity, welcomes diversity, and hires on the basis of merit.  All qualified individuals who may contribute to the diversification of the University, especially women, persons with disabilities, Indigenous persons, racialized persons, and persons of all sexual orientations and genders are encouraged to apply.  Canadian citizens and permanent residents are given priority.  Evidence of citizenship must be provided.

To ensure this employment opportunity is accessible to all interested individuals, please advise of any accessibility needs by contacting the Human Resources office at (204)727-9782 or posting is available in an alternate format.

Issued: June 28 2018