Norman Paterson School of International Affairs

Contract Instructor Teaching Opportunities

Summer 2024


Norman Paterson School of International Affairs

Applications are invited from members of the CUPE 4600 bargaining unit and other interested persons to teach the following International Affairs courses during the Summer 2024 term.


Qualifications: Candidates should hold a graduate degree and policy experience is preferred. Courses are primarily for graduate students.


Application in the form of letter (email) and CV, should be sent to:

Professor Yiagadeesen Samy, Director, Norman Paterson School of International Affairs

CC Coleen Kornelsen, Administrator, Norman Paterson School of International Affairs,

Deadline:  December 18, 2023

A note to all applicants: As per Articles 16.3 and 16.4 in the CUPE 4600-2 Collective Agreement, the posted vacancies 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 (

Advertisement is not a guarantee that a course will be offered.


Term Dept Course Modality Anticipated


Anticipated TA Support Title/Description


INAF 5708 In-person 20 no TA Humanitarian Assistance: Policies and Issues
Legal, policy and programming dimensions of humanitarian assistance. Policy responses and good practice; evaluations of donor performance.
Summer INAF 5800 In-person 20 no TA 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.