One-year, term position, Department of English & Creative Writing, Faculty of Arts

The Department of English & Creative Writing invites applications for a one-year limited-term position to teach the following courses: 30.255 Nineteenth-Century British Novel; 30.282 Gothic Fiction; 30.365 Victorian Poetry; 30.368 Poetry of the Romantic Period; and two sections of 30.147 Literary Traditions.


The ideal candidate will have completed a PhD in nineteenth-century British literature, but candidates who are ABD may also be considered.


Candidates are asked to submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae, transcripts, a teaching dossier (with sample course outlines, student course evaluations, teaching philosophy), proof of citizenship status, and the names and contact information of three referees to It is strongly preferred that all these materials be shared in one PDF document. All applicants are invited to consult the Brandon University course calendar for more information at


Rank and Salary: Commensurate with qualifications and experience

Preferred Start Date: August 15, 2019


Deadline for Applications:    Assessment of applications will begin on June 14, 2019; however, the competition will remain open until the position is filled.


Brandon University is committed to equity, welcomes diversity, and hires on the basis of merit.  All qualified individuals who may contribute to the diversification of the University, especially women, persons with disabilities, Indigenous persons, racialized persons, and persons of all sexual orientations and genders are encouraged to apply.  Canadian citizens and permanent residents are given priority.  Evidence of citizenship must be provided.

To ensure this employment opportunity is accessible to all interested individuals, please advise of any accessibility needs by contacting the Human Resources office at (204)727-9782 or posting is available in an alternate format.

Issued: May 9 2019