Sessional Instructors, Faculty of Education (Opaskwayak OCN site) Fall session

The Faculty of Education is seeking qualified sessional instructors to teach the following Fall 2018 three credit hour courses in the integrated B.Ed./B.A. program at our Opaskwayak (OEA) site in The Pas, Manitoba:

38.192  Environmental and Resource Issues  

Schedule: 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm Fridays, 9:00 am – 3:00 pm Saturdays September 14, 15, October 12, 13, November 9, 10 and December 7, 8. 

PLEASE NOTE: These times and days may be negotiated to meet the instructor’s schedule.  Distance delivery may also be an option.

This course in an introduction to the relationship between humans and the physical world upon which we live. Traditionally, this relationship has involved humans using different portion of the natural environment to benefit society.  Often these uses are detrimental to the environment.  During lectures and through directed readings and assignments students will learn the ways in which humans impact the natural environment and the issues surrounding the need to minimize negative impacts.  Topics covered include energy flow, ecosystem structure, matter cycling, biodiversity, climate change, protected areas, and commons resource management.


62.152  Contemporary Mathematics   

Schedule: 9:00 am – 3:00 pm Mondays and Tuesdays September 10, 11, October 15, 16, November 19, 20 and December 3, 4.

PLEASE NOTE: These times and days may be negotiated to meet the instructor’s schedule. 

This course is intended for students who require the mathematical concepts and techniques which form the early years to middle years school curriculum. Topics include sets, bases, number systems, inequalities, absolute values, modular arithmetic, field axioms, functions, geometry, measurement, statistics and probability.  This course is recommended for students planning to go into Elementary Education.  

Qualifications:                            Masters degree required; PhD preferred

Start Date:                                     See schedule noted above

Salary:                                             As of September 1, 2018, $6,205.00 per 3 credit hour course

Application Deadline:              August 8, 2018

If you require any further information regarding these sessional instructor opportunities please contact Dr. Heather Duncan, Dean of Education (

Interested educators are invited to submit a letter of application, curriculum vitae and the names of three referees to:

Dean, Faculty of  Education
Brandon University



Issued:  July 23, 2018

We thank all applicants for their interest in applying for this position and advise that only candidates selected for interviews will be contacted. Short listed candidates will be expected to provide copies of credentials at time of interview.

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.

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.