The Department of Fine Arts and Humanities at the University of Alberta's Augustana Campus invites applications for a part-time contract teaching position in French for the 2017-18 academic year. The anticipated teaching assignment will be 2-3 courses per semester. Courses will include beginner and intermediate French, with the possibility of senior topics/culture courses.
The successful candidate will be expected to hold a minimum of a Master’s degree in French, will preferably have recent experience in university teaching at the undergraduate level and will be an enthusiastic and energetic language teacher.
The Augustana Campus enrolls about 1000 students in baccalaureate degree programs on a picturesque residential campus in the city of Camrose, 90 km southeast of Edmonton. Augustana is committed to building on its reputation for rigorous, high-quality teaching in the tradition of the liberal arts and sciences, and, in doing so, provides a distinctive undergraduate academic experience for students within one of Canada’s leading universities. Augustana is the only Canadian member of the 25-member Council of Public Liberal Arts Colleges, an alliance in support of superior, accessible higher education. It seeks to attract promising scholars who will share its enthusiasm for teaching in a collegial, small-campus environment.
This position has an approximate appointment of two academic semesters, starting September 1, 2017 and ending April 30, 2018; salary will be commensurate with experience in accordance with the Contract Academic Staff: Teaching (CAST) Agreement.
Applications, including curriculum vitae and the names and contact information of at least two academic references, should be submitted as soon as possible. However, the competition will remain open until filled.
Note: Online applications are accepted until midnight Mountain Standard Time of the closing date.