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For Sessional Faculty

Department of Materials Science & Engineering invites applications for the following teaching position
to be offered in the 2020-2021 session.

Course Name(s)/Number(s): Characterization of Nanomaterials / MATLS 4G03

Date of Posting: April 3, 2020

Applications to: Online Job ID# - 31547

Term: Summer 2205

Number of Section(s) Available: 1

Number of Units per Section: 3

Location (on/off campus): ONLINE

Projected Enrollment: 25

Projected Teaching Assistant Support: TBC

Wage Rate* $8100

Start Time and Duration: ONLINE: Times TBA: May 4 to Jun 19, 2020

Course Description/Relevant Employment Duties:
Interaction of electrons and photons with matter. Imaging methods with electron microscopy, scanning probe techniques, x-ray photoelectron spectroscopy and X-ray absorption analysis with high spatial resolution.

The instructor is required to follow the course syllabus previously developed for the course. Also required to use Avenue to Learn and is responsible for preparing midterms, assignments and final exam. In addition, the instructor is to perform online office hours at convenient times.

Required Qualifications:
M.A.Sc or equivalent is required in Engineering or related discipline. Applicants must have a thorough understanding of the course topics listed above, as well as demonstrated expertise teaching undergraduate courses.

All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply. However, those legally able to work in Canada and at McMaster University will be given priority. McMaster University is strongly committed to employment equity within its community, and to recruiting a diverse faculty and staff. Accordingly, the University especially encourages applications from women, members of visible minorities, Aboriginal persons, members of sexual minorities, and persons with disabilities

  • Supplemented Fees- 15.02(a) The employee may be eligible to receive supplemented fees in accordance with Schedule C of the Collective Agreement. The actual rate of pay when in excess of the base rate of pay is deemed to include any supplemented fees owing, to the extent of the excess amount. If the actual rate of pay is less than the sum of the base rate of pay and the supplemented fees owing, then the employee shall receive the difference.
Application Procedure:
Please submit the following online in Mosaic (Job Opening #31547) by April 18, 2020:

A cover letter stating your intent to apply for the position (including your address, phone number, and email address) and emphasizing your experience with the material to be taught.
A resume listing your academic qualifications and relevant employment experience.
For current or previous McMaster sessional faculty, information necessary to determine your current and aggregate seniority (as defined by Article 20 of the Unit 2 Collective Agreement). Questions may be directed to CUPE 3906 (905-525-9140 Ext. 24056).
Names and contact information of two references. If you require this information in an alternate/accessible format, please contact Nina Bovair, Employee/Labour Relations Administrator at extension 23850.