Sessional Appointments

Faculty of Science Sessional Appointment – Winter 2023

The Faculty of Science invites applications from qualified individuals who are interested in teaching the following course(s). Maximum enrolment is 20 students, total:

SCIE 3700/BIOL 8008  Special Topics in Science: Applied Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion Research Experiences in STEM

50% on-line Synchronous
50% on-line Asynchronous

(Prerequisite: consent of instructor and a program advisor.)
(3 lecture or project hours a week.) (May be repeated for credit if content changes.)
*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: scienceundergrad@uwindsor.ca

                                 
Deadline: By 9am on Friday, November 18th, 2022.

For additional information, contact the Faculty of Science at: scienceundergrad@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.


Forensic Science Sessional Appointments – Winter 2023 – Additional Posting

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

FRSC-4018-02 Special Topics in Forensic Science

Cold Cases: A Forensic Investigator’s Viewpoint

What defines cold cases (unsolved crimes)? What happens to these cases? This course documents the process of investigating cold cases from the point of view of an active forensic investigator, using a range of cases and including both solved and unsolved crimes.  Prerequisites: FRSC 2007 and FRSC 2100.

Qualifications: The successful candidate(s) must have professional qualifications equivalent to an MSc degree, including case work and Forensic Investigator experience in a police service.

 *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: By 4pm on Wednesday, November 2nd, 2022.

For additional information, contact the Faculty of Science at: scienceundergrad@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.


Forensic Science Sessional Appointments – Winter 2023

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

FRSC-2007-01 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.

M: 7:00pm – 9:50pm  (On Campus)

FRSC 3105-01 Forensic Identification 

Practical application of principles and protocols used in forensic identification. Topics range from the expectations of the public in forensic practices to the legal responsibilities of crime scene specialists for evidence identification. Fingerprint theory and practice, image capture and enhancement, crime scene protocols and management, biometrics, and identification as contrasted to systematics are studied. (Prerequisite: FRSC-2007 and enrollment in this course is limited to Majors in Forensic Science and BA Combined in Forensics.) 

Note: Dates/times are to be determined in consultatin with the successful candidate

FRSC 3111-01 Digital Photography in Forensic Science

Use of photography in forensic investigations covers a range of techniques. This course builds on students’ introduction to forensic photography from FRSC-3105 Forensic Identification. Students will become familiar with different methods of solving problems of focal length, lighting conditions, lens and filter considerations and apply this knowledge in the practical application of crime scene photography. The course will cover the equipment, methodology and preparation of photographic evidence, as well as the current state of technology in the use of digital photography and photographic evidence.
(Prerequisites: FRSC-3105).

F: 230pm – 5:20pm (On Campus)

FRSC 3217-91 Forensic Serology and DNA Applications

This course introduces the detailed types, techniques, and analysis of the various important biological fluids and DNA. The course will provide insight into new emerging technologies and tools in forensic serological and DNA analysis. The course will also be important in understanding the issues and ethics involved in the analysis and presentation of these evidence types in court. (Pre-requisites: FRSC-1107, or Instructor approval)

DISTANCE EDUCATION

*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:  Monday, September 26th by 9am.

For additional information, contact the Faculty of Science at scienceundergrad@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 Forensic Science Sessional Appointment – Fall 2022

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

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 3010-01 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.) IN PERSON M: 2:30-5:20

FRSC 4018-xx Special Topics in Forensic Science

Qualified persons are invided to submit proposals for unique Special Topics courses. Please contact mcioppa@uwindsor.ca to discuss your proposed topics. Previous courses include: Evaluative Reporting, Forensic Chemistry, and Forensic Science in Fiction.

  *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. Note: Applicants that have submitted application packages for Forensic Science courses within the last 12 months may choose not to resubmit those materials or may choose to submit modified versions to provide additional information.

Please submit your application to the attention of:
Forensic Programs Administrator mcioppa@uwindsor.ca
Faculty of Science scienceundergrad@uwindsor.ca
University of Windsor

Deadline: Monday, May 30th, 2022 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 Appointment – Intersession/Summer 2022

The Faculty of Science invites applications from qualified individuals who are interested in teaching the following course(s). A single teaching load is assigned to the three courses. Maximum enrolment is 60 students total:

SCIE 3800 Service Learning

12 Week Session 2022

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.

SCIE 3900 Undergraduate Research Experience

12 Week Session 2022

Students in this course will participate in discipline specific research activities under the direction of a faculty member in the Faculty of Science. Students will gain experience in the methods, techniques, and ethical conduct of research. 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.

SCIE 3990 Internship

12 Week Session 2022

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.

*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.

Please submit applications to scienceundergrad@uwindsor.ca on or before Tuesday, March 15, 2022 by 3:00pm.

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


Forensic Science Sessional Appointments – Intersession 2022

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

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 3105-01 Forensic Identification

Practical application of principles and protocols used in forensic identification. Topics range from the expectations of the public in forensic practices to the legal responsibilities of crime scene specialists for evidence identification. Fingerprint theory and practice, image capture and enhancement, crime scene protocols and management, biometrics, and identification as contrasted to systematics are studied. (Prerequisite: FRSC-2007 and enrollment in this course is limited to Majors in Forensic Science and BA Combined in Forensics.)

In Person: Intersession: May 9 – June 21st., 2022 Times: TBD – 6 hours per week; contact mcioppa@uwindsor.ca to discuss

Qualifications:

The successful candidate(s) 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. #WindsorOnline courses are expected to be offered in a synchronous online format within a specific time slot.

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 scienceundergrad@uwindsor.ca and
Forensic Programs Administrator,
Faculty of Science
University of Windsor
401 Sunset Avenue,
Windsor, ON, N9A 3P4
mcioppa@uwindsor.ca

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

Application Deadline: Friday, March 4th, 2022 by 4:00 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 the designated groups (Women, Aboriginal Peoples, Visible Minorities, Persons with Disabilities, and Sexual Minorities) are encouraged to apply and to self-identify.