Sessional Instructor - Department of Applied Human Sciences (Summer 2017)

Competition Number: 
01SI17
Position Type: 
Sessional Opening
Closing Date: 
Friday, March 3, 2017
Date of Posting: 
February 1, 2017
Department: 
Department of Applied Human Sciences
Position: 
Sessional Instructor
Contract: 
Summer 2017

The Department of Applied Human Sciences at the University of Prince Edward Island has an opening for a Sessional Instructor for the forthcoming Summer 2017 semester, subject to final budgetary approval. 

Kinesiology 262 INTRODUCTION TO THE SOCIOLOGY OF SPORT AND EXERCISE
This course will explore the significance of sport across society and culture. Students will gain an understanding of the role of sport in culture and how sport is structured within society.  Different sociological theories will be presented and discussed throughout the class to explain the intersection of sport and society.
Cross listed with Sociology 221

Qualifications:
Applicants must hold a M.Sc. or Ph.D. in a field related to the respective course content.  Documented experience teaching these courses would be a definite asset. Preference will be given to qualified candidates with seniority on the UPEI Sessional Roster, and to those with experience in teaching university level courses

Preference will be given to qualified candidates with seniority on the UPEI Sessional Roster, and to those with experience in teaching university level courses.

APPLICATION INSTRUCTIONS:
A cover letter indicating what course(s) you are applying to teach, a Curriculum Vitae, and the names of two individuals who can provide letters of reference should be emailed to danymacdonald@upei.ca, or faxed to (902) 628-4367, attention:

Dr. Dany MacDonald, Acting Chair
Department of Applied Human Sciences
University of Prince Edward Island
Charlottetown, PEI  
C1A 4P3
danymacdonald@upei.ca
Fax: (902) 628-4367

In accordance with Canadian immigration requirements, all qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadian citizens and permanent residents will be given priority.  UPEI is committed to the principle of equity in employment.

The closing date for applications is March 3rd 2017, but applications will be considered until the position is filled.

 

UPEI encourages all qualified applicants to apply for job openings; however, in keeping with the terms and provisions of the university’s various employment and collective agreements, first priority will be given to internal candidates.
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