Sessional Instructor - Department of Religious Studies - Faculty of Arts (Winter 2020)

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Department of Religious Studies - Faculty of Arts
Sessional Instructor
Winter 2020

The Department of Religious Studies at The University of Prince Edward Island announces sessional opening for the following course in the 2019-20 academic year. This appointment is subject to final budgetary approval.

RS 2880 ST: Freedom, Equality, and Power: Social, Political, & Religious Perspectives
This course deals with the problem of inequality. By exploring various social, political and religious perspectives in the struggle for equality, we examine the kinds of equality people seek and the ways they have been included and excluded from the debates.

This is an online/web course.


Applicants with a Ph.D or equivalent will be given priority, but those with a M.A. or equivalent are invited to apply.

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

Application Instructions:

To apply, please email an updated curriculum vitae and a sample syllabus to:

Dr. Peter Koritansky
Chair of Religious Studies
University of Prince Edward Island

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 May 7, 2019

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.