DIVERSITY STATEMENT

MacEwan University is committed to diversity, equity and inclusion. We encourage Indigenous people, persons living with a disability, sexual and gender minorities, women, and members of all minority groups to apply and self-identify. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority.

Careers

Sessional Instructors
Department of English
Faculty of Arts and Science

MacEwan University inspires students through a powerful combination of academic excellence and personal learning experiences. Located in culturally enriched, downtown Edmonton, our comprehensive undergraduate university offers over 65 programs to 19,000 full- and part-time students. With a dedication to teaching excellence informed by scholarly research and creative activity, MacEwan provides an exceptional collaborative and supportive learning environment with a commitment to environmental sustainability and opportunities for community engagement. In support of faculty professional development, unique and enhanced services are provided through the MacEwan Office of Teaching and Learning.

The Department of English in the Faculty of Arts and Science at MacEwan University has an ongoing need for sessional instructors to teach first year courses and invites applications for the upcoming year. Applicants must hold a minimum of a Master’s degree in the relevant discipline or related fields. Post-secondary teaching experience is an asset.

In general, the English department seeks instructors for first-year service courses. These include ENGL 102: Argument and Analysis, ENGL 103: Introduction to Literature, ENGL 199: Writing for Engineering Students, and WRIT 101: First-Year Writing.

How to Apply

Interested candidates should submit a short letter of interest and curriculum vitae. Please indicate any experience that you have in teaching writing at the post-secondary level. (Fall, Winter, Spring/Summer) you would be available. Applications will be reviewed and kept on file for consideration depending on our needs as teaching assignments become available.

Only applicants selected for interviews will be contacted.

Only applications received electronically will be considered. To apply, go to http://www.macewan.ca/careers and select the job posting.

For general inquiries, please contact us at careers@macewan.ca.

As these are limited-term positions, we are looking for applicants based in Edmonton and the surrounding area.

This position is included under the Faculty Association Collective Agreement.

MacEwan University is committed to diversity, equity, and inclusion.  We encourage Indigenous people, persons living with a disability, sexual and gender minorities, women, and members of all minority groups to apply and to self-identify. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority.

Category Sessional Faculty
Salary See MacEwan Faculty Collective Agreement for sessional instructor rates of pay
Closing Date Until suitable candidate is found
Competition No. 19.04.071


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