Grenfell Campus, Memorial University of Newfoundland
Teaching Term Position in Political Science
Grenfell Campus is a small (1300 students) liberal arts and science institution at the Corner Brook Campus of Memorial University of Newfoundland. At Grenfell Campus, our emphasis is on small-class environments and teaching excellence in distinctive multi and interdisciplinary degree programs. We offer four-year Bachelor’s degrees in Arts, Fine Arts, Science, Social Science and Nursing, plus graduate programming in the Environmental Policy Institute.
The Division of Social Science at Grenfell Campus, Memorial University of Newfoundland invites applications for an 8 month teaching term position in Political Science (Environmental Studies program) at the rank of visiting assistant professor or lecturer beginning September 1, 2014 and ending April 30, 2015.
Political Science: The successful candidate will be expected to cover a regular teaching load in support of the Environmental Studies Major. The candidate will be expected to teach Introduction to Political Science, Introduction to Public Policy and Administration, Politics and the Environment plus three other political science courses such as Introduction to International Politics and Introduction to Canadian Politics and Government. A Ph.D. (or near completion) is preferred in Political Science or a cognate discipline. Applicants should refer to the Grenfell Campus Social Science http://www.grenfell.mun.ca/social-science/political-science/Pages/default.aspx website for the roster of course options.
Deadline for Applications is Tuesday, August 12, 2014
A letter of application along with a curriculum vitae, teaching dossier (including evidence of teaching effectiveness and a sample course outline), and the names of three references should be sent to: The Associate Vice-President (Grenfell Campus) Academic, Grenfell Campus, Memorial University of Newfoundland, Corner Brook, NL, A2H 6P9. Telephone 709-639-6526
; Fax 709-637-6218
or email firstname.lastname@example.org
All appointments are subject to budgetary approval. Salary will reflect qualifications and experience in accordance with the Collective Agreement governing
faculty at Memorial University of Newfoundland.
Memorial University is actively committed to employment equity and encourages applications from qualified women and men, visible minorities,
aboriginal people and persons with disabilities. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority.