Sessional Lecturer: LMP 2330: Capstone Project in Translational Research (0.5FCE)

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    University of Toronto
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Course number and title : LMP 2330 Summer: Capstone Project in Translational Research (0.5FCE)

Course description : This course is the core of the MHSc in Translational Research Program. Students, organized in small groups of 2-5 students will have identified and defined a major project proposal in translational research. This project proposal will consist of an extensive outline, project plan and timeline for completion with milestones. Each group will also have established an advisory committee with sufficient expertise to guide and advise the group. This project proposal will be carried out in LMP2330Y. Each group will be required to meet once a week to chart progress and plan upcoming tasks. The group will also be expected to consult formally with their committee once a month. All groups will meet as a class once a month to report progress to the course coordinators and other class members.

Estimated course enrollment : ~ 30 students

Estimated TA support : not applicable

Class schedule : 2-hour seminar-style workshops; occurring Tuesdays/Thursdays between 1-7pm

Sessional dates of appointment : May 2021 – August 2021

Salary :

Sessional Lecturer I – $8,489.67

Sessional Lecturer I – Long Term – $8,869.25

Sessional Lecturer II – $9,085.58

Sessional Lecturer III – $9,301.90

Please note that should rates stipulated in the collective agreement vary from rates stated in this posting, the rates stated in the collective agreement shall prevail.

Minimum qualifications : PhD with equivalent professional and/or academic experience is preferred.

Description of duties : Preparation and delivery of course content, including seminars; creation of courseware; the development and administration of assignments, marking and evaluation of proposals, reports and reflections, maintenance of reasonable hours of student contact outside of scheduled contact hours, supervision of day-to-day work of capstone groups.

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