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Date of Posting:  April 1, 2019


Hiring Unit & Address:  Biology Department,

Stewart Biology Bldg., Room N7/9A


Application Deadline Date:  May 1, 2019


Course Title:  Laboratory in Neurobiology


Course Number:  BIOL 389 (Winter)


Instructor:  Prof. Alanna Watt

Hours of Work: (per term) 90


Number of TA positions available (estimate): 1

Date of Appointment


Starting: January 6 2020


Ending:  April 30, 2020



Hourly rate:  TBA


Per Term:

Required Duties:


- set up labs:  assembles equipment, assists in dissection, makes electrodes, makes solutions before session begins

- In class:   helps students with practical and conceptual problems



Qualifications Required:


- Deep theoretical understanding of cellular neurobiology and neurophysiology.

- Hands-on expertise with all aspects of in vitro electrophysiology, including preparation of tissue, practical knowledge of electrophysiological equipment, and ability to trouble-shoot problems that arise during electrophysiological experiments.




Language requirements (if relevant):


Name and Title of Course Supervisor:  Prof. A. Watt


Dept. Authorization:




NOTE: All applicants must apply in writing, using the application form provided, to the appropriate Hiring Unit by the Application deadline (see above).

NOTE: Announcements are considered tentative, pending final determination of course offerings and enrolments.