The Norman Paterson School of International Affairs

Contract Instructor Teaching Opportunities

Summer 2021

Applications are invited from members of the CUPE 4600 bargaining unit and other interested persons to teach the following International Affairs course during the Summer 2021 term.

The University may require that all or part of these courses be delivered remotely, including online.

Qualifications: Applicants should hold a graduate degree and policy experience is preferred.


  1. Please apply via email to Professor Yiagadeesen Samy, Director

c/o Coleen Kornelsen, School Administrator

Norman Paterson School of International Affairs

Please submit your application by end of day, December 22, 2020.

  1. All applications must include an up to date CV, including a complete

listings of all courses taught within the CUPE 4600 Unit 2 bargaining

unit at Carleton University.


A note to all applicants: As per Articles 16.3 and 16.4 in the CUPE 4600-2 Collective Agreement, the posted vacancy listed below are first offered to applicants meeting the incumbency criterion. A link to the current CUPE 4600-2 Collective Agreement can be found at the Academic Staff Agreements webpage on the Carleton University Human Resources website ( and the CUPE 4600-2 website (

All positions are subject to budgetary approval. Some of these courses may be taught by employees who have the right to automatic reappointment. Advertisement is not a guarantee that a course will be offered.


 Courses offered in Summer 2021:


INAF 5800 [0.5 credit]

Asia Pacific Economic and Political Relations

The evolving pattern of economic and political relations in the Asia-Pacific region. Topics will include security issues; trade and investment; and development cooperation; institutional arrangements, including ASEAN, APEC, AFTA, and Canada’s role in the regional affairs.