The Department of Political Science at the University of Alberta invites applications for a Contract Instructor in Political Theory (eight-month teaching contract starting fall term 2017). The instructor will teach six semester-long courses (3 in fall /3 in winter) including undergraduate courses in theory covering historical and contemporary material and a range of approaches. In some cases, an undergraduate course is twinned with a graduate course.
The successful candidate will become part of a vibrant teaching/research community and will have the opportunity to shape the courses to be taught.
All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply online by submitting:
Applicants must have a Ph.D. in Political Science with specialization in political theory, or closely allied degree, completed by August 31, 2017.
Questions regarding the search may be directed to Dr. Lois Harder, Chair, Department of Political Science, firstname.lastname@example.org
Deadline for application: May 1, 2017.
Salary will be commensurate with experience in accordance with the Contract Academic Staff: Teaching Agreement (CAST).
Note: Online applications are accepted until midnight Mountain Standard Time of the closing date.