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Limited-duties appointments are posted regularly starting in April for both September and January appointments. However, unusual situations can occur so advertisements may appear at any time. The links below will take you to our current postings.

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Academic Vacancies

Full-Time Faculty Position in Materials Chemistry

The Department of Chemistry at The University of Western Ontario (Western) invites applications for a new full-time faculty position in materials degradation under ionizing radiation. The appointment will be probationary (tenure-track) at the rank of Assistant Professor, and the successful candidate will be expected to fill an Industrial Chair in Radiation Induced Chemistry. The preferred starting date of this position is July 1, 2021, or as negotiated. Applications will be reviewed starting December 12, 2020. Details available here




Limited-Duties and Full-time Appointments

Temporary Part-Time Laboratory Technician (Job ID 20920)

Responsibilities: The Laboratory Technician will work with the Lab Coordinator and Teaching Assistants team to help implement the practical laboratory program in the Department of Chemistry. You will interact with and assist students, teaching assistants, and coordinators during and outside of laboratory sessions and will be the key point of contact for your area of responsibility. Qualifications: Community College Diploma or Undergraduate Degree in a related field, 1 year of work experience supporting research in a related technical field.

Start Date 2021/01/04
End Date 2021/04/30
Hours per Week 21.00
Hourly Rate $16.00 to $20.00