Sessional Instructor Petrology, Department of Geology, Faculty of Science

The Department of Geology invites applications for a sessional position in the January-April 2019 term to teach 42:282 Petrology. Liaising with the lab instructor will be required.  Specific details on the timing of lectures can be negotiated.


Qualifications: A minimum of a Master’s degree in Geology is required; a PhD is preferred.  Previous teaching experience in Petrology is an asset.

Application Deadline: November 9, 2018

Start date: January 2, 2019

Salary:  $6205 for a 3 credit hour course


Applicants should send a cover letter, a summary of teaching experience, and clear indication of citizenship or Canadian immigration status, curriculum vitae, and the names and contact information of three referees. Candidates should send application by email attachment in a single PDF document of reasonable size to:


Dr. Hamid Mumin, Chair, Department of Geology,


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: October 4, 2018