Sessional Instructors, Spring & Summer terms, Department of Sociology, Faculty of Arts

The Faculty of Arts is seeking qualified sessional instructors to teach the following courses at the Brandon University Campus for the 2021/22 Spring and Summer sessions. Please apply by submitting a letter of application, curriculum vitae, evidence of teaching attainment, copies of transcripts, indication of Canadian citizenship or immigration status, and the names and contact information of three referees in a single pdf file to the individual named below each specific course. The courses will run based on sufficient enrollment and budgetary approval. For exact course times, please consult the Registration Guide at https://www.brandonu.ca/registration/

 

Qualifications:                 PhD preferred; Master’s Degree or equivalent required in related discipline

Start date:                        As noted by course in Registration Guide

Salary:                              $6,252/3 credit hour course

Application Deadline:      March 31, 2022

 

90.154  INTRODUCTION TO SOCIOLOGY                                                                                                            Spring: Term 1                                                                      

An examination of the central concepts, perspectives, and methods sociology applies to the study of human behaviour and society. The topics include: social organization, culture, socialization crime and social control, inequality, and gender and sexuality.

Please apply to Dr. Serena Petrella at PetrellaS@BrandonU.ca. NOTE: The successful candidate will be expected to be available to work on campus, and will be required to provide proof of vaccination in accordance with Brandon University’s COVID-19 Vaccination Policy.

 

90.155 SOCIAL INSTITUTIONS AND SOCIAL PROCESSES                                                                                                                   Summer: Term 1

An introduction to the sociological analysis of the structure and dynamics of social institutions such as the family, religion, education, polity, economic system, health, population, and collective behaviour. Each of these themes will be examined with reference to Canadian society in an increasingly global context.

Please apply to Dr. Serena Petrella at PetrellaS@BrandonU.ca. NOTE: The successful candidate will be expected to be available to work on campus, and will be required to provide proof of vaccination in accordance with Brandon University’s COVID-19 Vaccination Policy.

 

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.

We are committed to providing an inclusive and barrier-free work environment.  This starts with the hiring process.  If you require an accommodation during any phase of the evaluation process, please indicate it in your cover letter.  All information received related to an accommodation is kept confidential.  To ensure this employment opportunity is accessible to all interested individuals, this posting is available in an alternate format upon request.