Lecturer in Engineering
University of Thompson Rivers Department of Engineering

Job Summary

The Physical Sciences department is seeking a lecturer to instruct in physics and engineering for a possible 3 year limited term contract.


The successful candidate will teach first-year algebra-based introductory physics, first and second-year level engineering lecture and project courses, including engineering measurements, electrical properties of materials, and introductory electrical and computer engineering design.

Projected position workload for the academic year:

FALL semester

PHYS 1100 – Fundamentals of Physics 1 (lecture) 1 unit
EPHY 1150 – Physics for Engineers 1 (3 seminars) 3 x 0.33 unit
EPHY 2200 – Electrical Properties of Materials (lecture and seminar) 1.33 units

WINTER semester
EPHY 1990 – Introduction to Engineering Measurements (lecture) 1 unit
EPHY 1990 (3 seminars) 3 x 0.33 unit
EPHY 2990 – Introduction to ECE Design (lecture) 1 unit
EPHY 2990 (1 laboratory) 1 unit


  • Ph. D. in electrical engineering, engineering physics or physics; M.A. Sc. (Electrical) or M. Sc. (Physics) may be considered
  • Professional Engineer designation greatly preferred
  • Post-secondary teaching experience is required. The candidate should also have experience with experimental techniques and engineering project management.


About Company

At Thompson Rivers University, student success is our priority. We empower our students to reach their goals with flexible learning options, individualized student services, hands-on learning opportunities, and a diverse, inclusive environment. For 45 years TRU has taken pride in providing an excellent education to every student that comes to us—from a wide variety of backgrounds and perspectives, at various stages of the learning journey. Nearly 26,000 students study on our campuses in Kamloops and Williams Lake, or in distance or online courses and programs through Open Learning.

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