Sessional Instructor - Department of Applied Human Sciences (Winter 2020)

Competition Number:
96SI19
Position Type:
Sessional Opening
Closing Date:
Date of Posting:
Department:
Department of Applied Human Sciences - Faculty of Science
Position:
Sessional Instructor
Contract:
Winter 2020

The Department of Applied Human Sciences at the University of Prince Edward Island has an opening for a Sessional Lecturer during the Winter 2020 academic semester, subject to final budgetary approval.  Individuals qualified to teach the following course are encouraged to apply:

KINESIOLOGY 1010 – INTRODUCTION TO KINESIOLOGY

This course will provide students with an introduction to the study of human movement, and explore the physical, social, and psychological aspects of development as they relate to physical activity. Topics include: exercise physiology, biomechanics, sport psychology, sport sociology and exercise psychology.

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 in the academic unit.  

Application Instructions:
A cover letter indicating what course 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

Dr. Dany MacDonald, Department Chair

Department of Applied Human Sciences

University of Prince Edward Island

Charlottetown, PEI  

C1A 4P3

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 October 2, 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.