University of Alberta

Full-Time Sessional Instructor - Psychology

AUG Social Sciences

Competition No.  -    A105635798
Closing Date  -    Will remain open until filled.

The Department of Social Sciences in the Augustana Faculty of the University of Alberta invites applications for an eight month full-time sessional position in Psychology, commencing Fall semester 2018.

Courses to be taught include four sections of AUPSY 103: Introduction to Psychology; one section each of AUPSY 256: Developmental Psychology and AUPSY 263: Memory and Cognition; as well as one 300 level and one 400 level psychology course to be negotiated.

Applicants should possess or be near completion of a Ph.D. Salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience in accordance with the Academic Teaching Staff Agreement (ATS).

The University’s 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, providing a distinctive undergraduate academic experience for students within one of Canada’s leading universities.

For information about Augustana and particular programs, please consult the Faculty webpage at Inquiries concerning this position should be directed to Dr. Geoffrey Dipple, Chair of Social Sciences at

Applicants should submit curriculum vitae, including evidence of successful teaching, and the names of three academic referees to:

Dr. Geoffrey Dipple
Chair, Augustana Campus
University of Alberta
4901-46 Avenue
Camrose, AB, T4V 2R3

The Committee welcomes applications at any time and expects to begin considering candidates as early as May 28, 2018. Consideration will continue until the position is filled. 

We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those individuals selected for an interview will be contacted.

All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority. If suitable Canadian citizens or permanent residents cannot be found, other individuals will be considered.

The University of Alberta is committed to an equitable, diverse, and inclusive workforce. We welcome applications from all qualified persons. We encourage women; First Nations, Métis and Inuit persons; members of visible minority groups; persons with disabilities; persons of any sexual orientation or gender identity and expression; and all those who may contribute to the further diversification of ideas and the University to apply.