Sessional Instructor - Faculty of Business (Summer 2017)

Competition Number: 
Position Type: 
Sessional Opening
Closing Date: 
Wednesday, February 15, 2017
Date of Posting: 
February 1, 2017
Faculty of Business
Sessional Instructor
Summer 2017

The Faculty of Business at the University of Prince Edward Island has the following opportunity for a sessional instructor to teach the following course in the Second Summer Session 2017, subject to budgetary approval:

This course offers students a basic introduction to the legal system and, in particular, the areas of tort, property, and contract law. A major portion of the course is devoted to the study of the legal implications of contractual issues in business endeavours. Legal cases are used, when applicable, to illustrate principles of law.

Successful applicants will have a minimum of a master's level degree or equivalent with a combination of qualifications and experience.

Preference will be given to qualified candidates with seniority on the UPEI Sessional Roster in the academic unit.  

Application Instructions:
Please send your application letter, including a curriculum vitae with references listed to, attention:

Juergen Krause, Dean
Faculty of Business
University of Prince Edward Island
Charlottetown, PE    C1A 4P3
Tel:  (902) 566-0340
Fax: (902) 628-4302

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.

Closing date for applications is February 15, 2017

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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