Sessional Instructor - Department of Modern Languages - Faculty of Arts (Fall 2017)

Competition Number: 
Position Type: 
Sessional Opening
Closing Date: 
Tuesday, April 11, 2017
Date of Posting: 
March 28, 2017
Department of Modern Languages - Faculty of Arts
Sessional Instructor
Fall 2017

The Department of Modern Languages at the University of Prince Edward Island invites applications for a sessional instructor to teach the following course during the Fall 2017 semester. This appointment is subject to final budgetary approval.

This course is oriented towards French oral and written communication in the business setting. The world of business is examined from the angle of its vocabulary related to job searches, the C.V., administrative and commercial correspondence, as well as communication as it is used in and outside of the workplace.

PREREQUISITE: French 222 or permission of the instructor
Three hours a week.

The successful applicant will have a PhD in French plus evidence of effective teaching in French language at the university level.

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

Application Instructions:
Applicants should submit a letter of application, a current curriculum vitae, and two recent letters of reference to:

Dr. Scott Lee, Interim Chair
Department of Modern Languages
University of Prince Edward Island
Charlottetown, PE  C1A 4P3
Tel: (902)566-0392

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 April 11, 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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