We are no longer accepting applications for the position listed below.

Contract Instructor Opportunity Summer 2019

Carleton University, Department of English Language & Literature

Pursuant to Article 16 of the CUPE 4600 Unit 2 Collective Agreement, applications are invited from members of the CUPE 4600-2 bargaining unit and other interested persons to teach the following Department of English Language & Literature courses during the 2019 Summer Term:

ENGL 2927 [0.5 credit]: African Literatures II  (May – June session)

A survey of modern African literatures, discourses, and cultural production from the era of political independence from colonialism (the 1960s) to the present.

Lectures six hours a week.

Required Academic Qualifications and Skills: Candidates should hold a Ph.D. in the appropriate discipline.

Teaching Competence: Candidates must demonstrate previous teaching experience in the subject area of African Literatures.

Other Relevant Experience: Candidates should have recent scholarly publications (within the last 5 years) in African Studies and/or related fields.

Application Procedures and Deadlines:

All applicants must apply to the Department Head in writing and in relation to each course for which they wish to be considered:

Professor Robin Norris

Chair, Department of English Language & Literature

Carleton University

1125 Colonel by Drive, 1812 Dunton Tower

Ottawa, ON. K1S 5B6

Send application directly to english@carleton.ca

The deadline for receipt of applications is April 12, 2019

As per Article 15.3 of the current CUPE 4600 Unit 2 Collective Agreement, applicants are required to submit an up to date CV, including a complete listing of all courses taught within the CUPE 4600 Unit 2 bargaining unit at Carleton University.  Candidates who have already contacted the department and submitted a CV recently need only indicate their interest in particular courses.  NOTE that when applying to classes for which they have incumbency, applicants shall not be required to (re)submit documentation beyond their updated CV.

Disclaimer:  All contract instructor positions are subject to budgetary approval.  Advertisement is not a guarantee that a particular course will be offered.

A note to all applicants: As per Articles 16.3-16.4 in the CUPE 4600-2 Collective Agreement, the posted vacancies listed above are first offered to applicants meeting the incumbency criterion. A link to the current CUPE 4600-2 Collective Agreement can be found at the Employment Agreements webpage on the Carleton University Human Resources website (http://carleton.ca/hr/collective-agreements/) and the CUPE 4600-2 website (http://4600.cupe.ca/).