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Sessional Appointment Opportunities

Forensic Science Sessional Appointments – Fall 2020

The Faculty of Science invites applications from qualified individuals who are interested in teaching the following course:

FRSC 1107-91 - Introductory Crime Scene Investigation

This course will introduce students to the theoretical background of scientific methods used in Forensic Sciences and their practical applications to crime scene investigation within the multidisciplinary Forensic fields. The focus of the course is exploration and examination of evidence found at crime scenes. The students learn the discovery, identification, collection, examination and processing of various types of Forensic evidence. DISTANCE EDUCATION

FRSC-2007-91 - Introduction to Forensic Science

This course will survey the many specialties of Forensic Science, including forensic pathology, entomology, anthropology, biology, botany, geology, etc. Special guest lectures by practicing forensic scientists will give students direct contact with the role they play in the extraction and meaning of evidence. DISTANCE EDUCATION

FRSC 3010-x - Expert Witness in Forensic Science

Examination of current concepts and controversies in the collection, preservation, and analysis of forensic evidence, and the role of the expert witness. While exploring various forensic specializations students will practice the presentation of evidence in various formats and contexts including short and long presentations, reports, cross-examination, mock trials, etc. (Prerequisite: FRSC-2007. Enrolment in this course is limited to Bachelor of Forensic Science Program Majors and majors in BA Combined in Forensics.) TBA

     (Please be aware that the FRSC 3010-x course posting may require the course to be offered using alternative learning technology in an online environment. A definite decision on the mode of instruction will be known no later than June 1, 2020. To learn about what resources are available to learn about and use these technologies - please contact the Office of Open Learning or the Centre for Teaching and Learning).

Qualifications - The successful candidate should hold a Master’s degree by the date of appointment, a Ph.D. degree is preferred. Professional experience will be considered for equivalency to academic training.

*The courses above are subject to budgetary approval and sufficient enrollment.

Applications must include:

  • A letter of interest in the position
  • Two letters of reference
  • A resume outlining relevant work experience, training, teaching experience, honours or awards, publications and relevant service activities
  • A teaching portfolio demonstrating evidence of teaching excellence. For example: SET scores or other teaching evaluations, course outlines, graduate courses taken, dissertation or thesis topics, evidence of successful teaching, or/and evidence of professional experience.
  • Applicants from outside the University of Windsor should provide three letters of reference.

Please submit your application to the attention of:                                                     
Forensic Programs Administrator,
Faculty of Science
University of Windsor
401 Sunset Avenue,
Windsor, ON, N9A 3P4
mcioppa@uwindsor.ca

Deadline:  FRIDAY, May 22nd, 2020 by 4:00 p.m.

For additional information, contact the Faculty of Science at science@uwindsor.ca

The University of Windsor is a welcoming community that is committed to equity and supports diversity in its teaching, learning, and work environments. In pursuit of the University's Employment Equity Plan, members from the designated groups (Women, Aboriginal Peoples, Visible Minorities, Persons with Disabilities, and Sexual Minorities) are encouraged to apply and to self-identify.

 


Faculty of Science Sessional Appointments – Intersession/Summer 2020

The Faculty of Science invites applications from qualified individuals who are interested in teaching the following two courses:

SCIE 3800 (03-03-380) - Service Learning  
Students in this course will participate in experiential learning with community partners to provide students direct experience with the subject matter they are studying in the curriculum. Students are given an opportunity to enhance their academic learning by engaging with community partners to analyze and address community needs and solve problems related to social issues and community needs. Students will also reflect on their service experiences, and personal growth. The incumbent will be responsible for managing student placements, assessing potential credit in consultation with the Dean (or designate), liaising with external partners, and assessing student reflections.

Time: Intersession/Summer 2020 (12-week session)

SCIE 3990 (03-03-399) - Internship

Students in this course will participate in a 12-week work placement and complete an Internship Report. The internship is designed to enhance and complement their academic learning. The course requirements are structured to enable students to make connections between academic learning and on-the-job training, to further develop analytical and interpersonal skills, and to practice business writing skills. The internship experience also helps students gain a clearer sense of potential career paths and provides an opportunity to build professional networks. The incumbent will be responsible for managing student placements, assessing potential credit in consultation with the Dean (or designate), liaising with external partners, and assessing Internship reports.

Time: Intersession/Summer 2020 (12-week session)


*The course above is subject to budgetary approval and sufficient enrollment.
**The University of Windsor is committed to employment equity and especially welcomes applications for this position from aboriginal peoples, persons with disabilities, women and members of visible minorities.

Qualifications

The successful candidate should hold a Master’s degree by the date of appointment, a Ph.D. degree is preferred. Professional experience will be considered for equivalency to academic training. 

Applications must include:

  • A letter of interest in the position(s)
  • A resume outlining relevant work experience, training, teaching experience, honours or awards, publications and relevant service activities
  • A teaching portfolio demonstrating evidence of teaching excellence. For example: SET scores or other teaching evaluations, course outlines, graduate courses taken, dissertation or thesis topics, evidence of successful teaching, or/and evidence of professional experience.

Applicants from outside the University of Windsor should provide three letters of reference.

Please submit your application to the attention of: 

Associate Dean Undergraduate Affairs,
Faculty of Science

University of Windsor
401 Sunset Avenue,
Windsor, ON, N9A 3P4

Please submit applications to science@uwindsor.ca

For additional information, contact the Faculty of Science at (519) 253-3000 ext. 3009

Deadline: Friday, March 20, 2020 by 3:00 p.m.


Forensic Science Sessional Appointment – Spring 2020

The Faculty of Science invites applications from qualified individuals who are interested in teaching the following course:

FRSC 1107-91 - Intro to Crime Scene Investigation  
Distance Education (Online) (12 week session)  

This course will introduce students to the theoretical background of scientific methods used in Forensic Sciences and their practical applications to crime scene investigation within the multidisciplinary Forensic fields. The focus of the course is exploration and examination of evidence found at crime scenes. The students learn the discovery, identification, collection, examination and processing of various types of Forensic evidence.  


*The course above is subject to budgetary approval and sufficient enrollment.
**The University of Windsor is committed to employment equity and especially welcomes applications for this position from aboriginal peoples, persons with disabilities, women and members of visible minorities.

Qualifications

The successful candidate should hold a Master’s degree by the date of appointment, a Ph.D. degree is preferred. Professional experience will be considered for equivalency to academic training. 

Applications must include:

  • A letter of interest in the position
  • Two letters of reference
  • Curriculum vitae
  • A teaching portfolio demonstrating evidence of teaching excellence. For example: SET scores or other teaching evaluations, course outlines, graduate courses taken, dissertation or thesis topics, evidence of successful teaching, or/and evidence of professional experience.

Please submit your application to the attention of: 

Forensics Programs Administrator,
Faculty of Science

University of Windsor
401 Sunset Avenue,
Windsor, ON, N9A 3P4

Please submit applications to mcioppa@uwindsor.ca and science@uwindsor.ca

For additional information, contact the Faculty of Science at (519) 253-3000 ext. 3009

Deadline: Monday, March 23, 2020 by 3:00 p.m.

The University of Windsor is a welcoming community that is committed to equity and supports diversity in its teaching, learning, and work environments.  In pursuit of the University’s Employment Equity Plan, members from designated groups (Women, Aboriginal Peoples, Visible Minorities, Persons with Disabilities, and Sexual Minorities) are encouraged to apply and to self-identify.