Laboratory Technician - Geography (Lakehead University)

Faculty of Science and Environmental Studies

(9-month renewable appointment)
You will support the instruction of various laboratory courses, be accountable for the maintenance of and instruction in survey/field equipment and GIS software, and have excellent interpersonal and communication skills. Proficient in a computerized environment, you will manage large amounts of student work. You have a Master’s degree in geography or the equivalent, experience in laboratory instruction, familiarity with field equipment, and an understanding of cartography, map analysis, and aerial photography. Your knowledge of the theoretical and practical use of GIS software is supported by proficiency with Microsoft Excel, PowerPoint, and Access.
Lakehead is located in Thunder Bay, Ontario. See the Lakehead Geography website: and the origianl posting.
Please send your resume with the names and contact information for at least three references, by August 11, 2006, to:
Office of Human Resources
University Centre
Room UC-0003
Fax: (807) 346-7701
We appreciate your interest; however only those interviewed will be notified.