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Instructor in Gross Anatomy, Department of Cell Biology & Anatomy, Cumming School of Medicine

Job ID: 20721

Updated: June 15, 2020

Location: Foothills Campus

Position Description

The Department of Cell Biology & Anatomy (http://www.ucalgary.ca/cba/) invites applications for a Limited Term academic position at the Instructor level.

Qualifications include a PhD. The successful candidate will have experience in teaching anatomy to medical students, evidence of teaching quality, evidence of scholarly engagement with medical education and educational leadership experience.  In addition, we are seeking a candidate who can contribute to management and leadership of the Anatomy curriculum, to curriculum development and evaluation within courses. The ideal candidate will have training in anatomy or closely-related field at the doctoral level.

This position profile is 75% teaching with the remaining time devoted to service and/or scholarly activities related to education. There is no protected research time or formal research expectation. Duties include lectures, lab-instruction, small group instruction, exam setup and other duties as assigned.


The Cumming School of Medicine seeks to recruit and retain a diverse and inclusive workforce that will contribute to creating the future of health. We are committed to fostering diversity through cultivating an environment where people with a variety of backgrounds, genders, interests, and talents feel welcome and supported.

Interested individuals are encouraged to submit an application online via University of Calgary Careers webpage using the ‘Apply Now’ link.

Please be aware that the application process allows for a maximum of four attachments. Your four application attachments should be organized to contain the following (you are encouraged to merge documents to reduce the number of attachments):

  • Cover letter
  • Curriculum vitae
  • Statement of educational philosophy (not to exceed 2 pages) and teaching dossier
  • The names and contact information for three (3) referees

 

Questions about this position may be directed to:

Dr. Benedikt Hallgrimsson,
Professor and Head
Department of Cell Biology & Anatomy
Email: [email protected]

 

Application deadline:  July 20, 2020

 

The University of Calgary recognizes that a diverse staff/faculty benefits and enriches the work, learning and research experiences of the entire campus and greater community. We are committed to removing barriers that have been historically encountered by some people in our society. We strive to recruit individuals who will further enhance our diversity and will support their academic and professional success while they are here. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority. In this connection, at the time of your application, please answer the following question: Are you a Canadian citizen or a permanent resident of Canada? (Yes/No)

Additional Information

To learn more about academic opportunities at the University of Calgary and all we have to offer, view our Academic Careers website. For more information about the Cumming School of Medicine visit Careers in the Cumming School of Medicine.

About the University of Calgary
 
The University of Calgary is Canada’s leading next-generation university – a living, growing and youthful institution that embraces change and opportunity with a can-do attitude. Located in the nation’s most enterprising city, the university is making tremendous progress on its Eyes High journey to be recognized as one of Canada’s top five research universities, grounded in innovative learning and teaching and fully integrated with the community it both serves and leads. The University of Calgary inspires and supports discovery, creativity and innovation across all disciplines. For more information, visit ucalgary.ca.
 
About Calgary, Alberta

Calgary is one of the world's cleanest cities and has been named one of the world's most livable cities for years. Calgary is a city of leaders - in business, community, philanthropy and volunteerism. Calgarians benefit from a growing number of world-class dining and cultural events and enjoy more days of sunshine per year than any other major Canadian city. Calgary is less than an hour's drive from the majestic Rocky Mountains and boasts the most extensive urban pathway and bikeway network in North America. 

 

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