Lecturer in Anatomy

Applications are invited from qualified individuals for a full time, without term, position as a Lecturer in Anatomy in the Department of Anatomy, Physiology and Pharmacology (APP) at the University of Saskatchewan to begin December 1, 2020. (https://medicine.usask.ca/department/schools-divisions/biomedical.php).

The University of Saskatchewan is located in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, a city with a diverse and thriving economic base, a vibrant arts community and a full range of leisure opportunities. The University has a reputation for excellence in teaching, research and scholarly activities and offers a full range of undergraduate, graduate, and professional programs to a student population of over 25,000.

Applicants must have a PhD degree in a biomedical discipline related to human anatomy and/or an MD and should have at least two years of experience teaching gross anatomy and/or neuroanatomy at a university level. This experience should include the delivery of lectures, the coordination and demonstration of anatomy laboratory sessions, and assessment and analysis of student learning. Experience in online teaching, digital teaching tools, and curriculum development would be an asset. Teaching duties will include both lectures and laboratory (cadaveric) instruction and will involve courses offered to undergraduate and graduate students in our own programs in the College of Arts and Science and to students in the Colleges of Medicine, Dentistry, and Kinesiology and in the School of Rehabilitation Science. Key selection criteria will include teaching excellence, ability to work with students and faculty, and the breadth of knowledge in anatomy and gross anatomy. The successful candidate will be expected to develop curricula for new courses and to revise existing courses.

Salary bands for this position for the 2020-2021 academic year are from $80,116 to $118,960, depending on experience. This position includes a comprehensive benefits package which includes a dental, health and extended vision care plan; pension plan, life insurance (compulsory and voluntary), academic long term disability, sick leave, travel insurance, death benefits, an employee assistance program, a professional expense allowance, and a flexible health and wellness spending program. Interested candidates must submit via email, a cover letter, detailed curriculum vitae, a brief statement of teaching interests, experience, and plans (not more than 3 pages), a statement of teaching philosophy (not more than 1 page), a statement on Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion, and contact information for three references. Incomplete applications will not be considered.

Applications should be addressed to: Dr. TE Fisher Professor and Head, Department of Anatomy, Physiology, and Pharmacology 107 Wiggins Road, Rm GA20.16 Saskatoon, SK Canada S7N 5E5 Telephone: (306) 966-6530 Email: appadmin@usask.ca

Due to federal immigration requirements, we also ask candidates to indicate whether they are Canadian citizens, permanent residents, or are otherwise already authorized to work at this position for the duration of the appointment, with an explanation if this last category is indicated.

Review of applications will begin October 1, 2020; however, applications will be accepted and evaluated until the position is filled. The anticipated start date is December 1, 2020.

The University believes equity, diversity, and inclusion strengthen the community and enhance excellence, innovation and creativity. We are dedicated to recruiting individuals who will enrich our work and learning environments. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, in accordance with Canadian immigration requirements, Canadian citizens and permanent residents will be given priority.

We are committed to providing accommodations to those with a disability or medical necessity. If you require an accommodation in order to participate in the recruitment process, please notify us and we will work together on the accommodation request. The University of Saskatchewan’s main campus is situated on Treaty 6 Territory and the Homeland of the Métis. We pay our respects to the First Nations and Métis ancestors of this place and reaffirm our relationship with one another. Together, we are uplifting Indigenization to a place of prominence at the University of Saskatchewan.