SL255960-Winter 2024, Fall 2023-VETM*3070 Veterinary Anatomy

Sessional Lecturer Work Assignment
Sessional Lecturer, Unit 2
Academic Unit: 
Biomedical Sciences
Semester(s) of Assignment(s): 
Winter 2024
Fall 2023
Number of Available Work Assignment(s) / Sections: 
Level of Work Assignment(s): 
F23 - 1 FTE; W24 - 0.5 FTE
Right of First Refusal (RoFR)
A Sessional Lecturer holds a RoFR (i.e., for a particular course) if they have successfully taught the course in the past six (6) semesters. A SL who holds a RoFR to this course is required to exercise their right by way of the online hiring system. Also see: What is Right of First Refusal (RoFR)?
A Sessional Lecturer Currently Holds a Right of First Refusal for this Course: 
Course Details
Course Number: 
Course Name: 
Veterinary Anatomy
Course Format: 
Course Description: 
See Course Calendar
Other Course Description or Assignment Information: 
In class labs and lectures The University of Guelph has vaccination and masking policies that may be altered with limited notice depending on COVID-19 circumstances and advice from government, public health authorities, and prevailing science. Currently, the vaccination and masking policies are paused but may resume with little advance notice to address the health risks. Should this occur, vaccinations will be required. You can choose to submit proof of vaccination before your start date. The University of Guelph has a COVID-19 Vaccination Policy and provides more Information about COVID-19 for Faculty and Staff.
Projected Class Enrolment: 
Anticipated Duties and Responsibilities
Anticipated Duties and Responsibilities: 
Office Hours
Student Consultation
Email Correspondence/Monitoring
Conducting Labs/Seminars
TA Coordination Meetings
Invigilating Exams
Other Duties: 
Course Development
Other Duties Described: 
Some in class labs with remote lectures
Required Qualifications
PhD in progress in course content
Prior Teaching Experience: 
Successful teaching related to field at college or university level
Required competence, capability, skill and ability related to course content: 
Extensive knowledge and ability to teach the following topics: Osteology: Axial and Pectoral, Peripheral nervous system, Angiology, Forelimb, Endrocrine Organs and Integument, Head and Neck as well as other topics as needed by the Veterinary Anatomy teaching team.
Preferred Qualifications
PhD related to field
Prior Teaching Experience: 
Many years of successful teaching related to contents of the course.
Experience lecturing in large (100+) classes
Days Required and Wages
Days and Times Required: 
Please consult with Dr. Tarek Saleh, Professor & Chair, Biomedical Sciences
Period of the Work Agreement (Start Date and End Date): 
September 5, 2023 to April 30, 2024
Wages (per semester, per full-load): 
minimum $7,758.48 (effective 2022/23)
Other Posting Information
Application Deadline (All postings will automatically expire at 11:59 pm on this day): 
Sunday, June 4, 2023
Posting Email Contact:
Hiring Contact Information: 
Dr. Tarek Saleh Professor & Chair, Department of Biomedical Sciences 519-824-4120 ext. 54700

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SL work assignments are unionized with CUPE3913 and their terms and conditions of work are covered by the Unit 2 Collective Agreement between the University and CUPE 3913 (email contact:
All successful applicants must reside in Ontario and must be able to attend on-campus in-person meetings as required.