Contract Instructor Positions
Summer 2019

The Norman Paterson School of International Affairs

Pursuant to Article 16.3 of the CUPE 4600 Unit 2 Collective Agreement, subject to Article 16.2 and 16.4 through 16.7, applications are invited from members of the CUPE 4600 bargaining unit and other interested persons to teach the following International Affair (INAF) courses in the Summer 2019 terms.

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 particular course will be offered.

Please note that a graduate degree and policy experience is preferred for anyone applying for these contract instructor openings. Courses are primarily for graduate students, with the exception of the 3000 and 4000 level courses, which are taught at the undergraduate level.

Apply via email to:

Coleen Kornelsen
School Administrator, NPSIA
The Norman Paterson School of International Affairs

Deadline for applications is January 9, 2019.

Contract Instructor Application Form


INAF 5234 [0.5 credit]
National Security Policy and Law
The international legal and policy implications of identifying and responding to national security threats. Topics include: intelligence gathering; verification regimes; military and counter-terrorism operations; criminal prosecution; and, balancing human rights and security concerns.
Also listed as IPIS 5305.

INAF 5469 [0.5 credit]
Selected Topics in Intelligence and International Affairs
Also listed as IPIS 5320.

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.