Atlantic Canada Studies

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CUPE 3912 Job Posting for Part-Time Instructor

Course: ACST 2311.2

Inheriting Atlantic Canada

Department: Atlantic Canada Studies, Saint Mary’s University

Semester: Winter 2022, Jan 10 – Apr 26/22

Schedule: MW, 1:00 – 2:15 pm

Academic Calendar Description:

ACST 2311.2 – Inheriting Atlantic Canada  

3 credit hours  

Ideas, attitudes, and assumptions about Atlantic Canada have been influenced by social, cultural, political, religious, and ethnic traditions inherited from the past. The curriculum of this course covers a wide range of topics from gender, refinement, material culture, dress, food, and conspicuous consumption, to political choices and ethnic biases. Lectures, readings, class discussions, and mixed media demonstrate how historical events and previous ways of behaving and thinking continue to influence social and cultural customs and decision-making.

Qualifications:

Preferred applicant must possess a PhD and have experience teaching Atlantic Canada Studies at the university level. Candidates with who possess publications and/or demonstrated research in the field will be preferred. 

Duties:

Duties and responsibilities encompass all aspects of course delivery – including the preparation of lectures, the creation and evaluation of all student assessments and regular office hours.

Remuneration: 

Remuneration is in accordance with the Collective Agreement between Saint Mary’s University and CUPE 3912.

How to Apply: 

Applications are invited in the first instance from part-time faculty colleagues on the Saint Mary’s precedence list. Applicants who currently hold a part-time teaching appointment at Saint Mary’s University should submit a cover letter and a C.V. Applicants who do not currently hold a part-time teaching appointment at Saint Mary’s University should submit a complete application (including a cover letter, CV, proof of academic credentials, name and contact information of three referees, and any evidence of teaching effectiveness). Submissions are made as a single PDF file sent directly via email to: acst@smu.ca

Application deadline:  July 9, 2021

Saint Mary’s University hires on the basis of merit and is committed to the principles of employment equity. Saint Mary’s University encourages applications from qualified women, visible minorities, Aboriginal people, and people with disabilities. Preference will be given to Canadian citizens and permanent residents of Canada.

 


CUPE 3912 Job Posting for Part-Time Instructor

Course: ACST 5991.1/4411.1

Department: Atlantic Canada Studies, Saint Mary’s University

Semester: Fall September 08, 2021 – December 21, 2021

Schedule: MW 13:00-14:15 

Academic Calendar Description:

ACST 5991 Research Methods/ACST 4411.1

3 credit hours  

Students are introduced to the interdisciplinary study of the Atlantic Region through specific content areas such as culture, economy, environment, and peoples. Students will also explore the nature of interdisciplinary inquiry, research ethics, and community-based research.

Qualifications:

Preferred applicant must possess a PhD and have experience teaching Atlantic Canada Studies at the university level. Candidates with the ability to teach online who possess publications and/or demonstrated research in the field will be preferred. 

Duties:

Duties and responsibilities encompass all aspects of remote course delivery – including the preparation of lectures and the creation and evaluation of all student assessments.

Remuneration: 

Remuneration is in accordance with the Collective Agreement between Saint Mary’s University and CUPE 3912

How to Apply: 

Applications are invited in the first instance from part-time faculty colleagues on the Saint Mary’s precedence list. Applicants who currently hold a part-time teaching appointment at Saint Mary’s University should submit a cover letter and a C.V. Applicants who do not currently hold a part-time teaching appointment at Saint Mary’s University should submit a complete application (including a cover letter, CV, proof of academic credentials, name and contact information of three referees, and any evidence of teaching effectiveness). Submissions are made as a single PDF file sent directly via email to: acst@smu.ca

Application deadline:  May 7, 2021

Saint Mary’s University hires on the basis of merit and is committed to the principles of employment equity. Saint Mary’s University encourages applications from qualified women, visible minorities, Aboriginal people, and people with disabilities. Preference will be given to Canadian citizens and permanent residents of Canada.


CUPE 3912 Job Posting for Part-Time Instructor

Course: ACST 6632.1/4632.1

Department: Atlantic Canada Studies, Saint Mary’s University

Semester: Fall, September 8, 2021 – December 21, 2021

Schedule: T 19:00-21:29 

Lectures: Remote Synchronous*

*All candidates must be willing to teach the course remotely and synchronously. Instructors must also be willing to accommodate student’s schedules and issues arising from being in different time zones. 

Academic Calendar Description:

ACST 6632.1/4632.1 Atlantic Canada: Ecology and Resources – Contemporary Perspectives  

3 credit hours  

Ecology provides the background for considering the many social, economic, political, and philosophical dimensions of environmental and resource use in Atlantic Canada today. Interdisciplinary in perspective, this environmental studies seminar focuses on contemporary practices, policies, and technological concerns in agriculture, forestry, the fishery, the energy sectors, and urban development. Also covered are the role of environmentalism, concepts of sustainability, environmental governance, and ecological literacy. This interdisciplinary exploration of ecology and culture emphasizes environmental perspectives from the humanities and social sciences and is open to students from all academic backgrounds.

Qualifications:

Preferred applicant must possess a PhD and have experience teaching Atlantic Canada Studies at the university level. Candidates with the ability to teach online who possess publications and/or demonstrated research in the field will be preferred. 

Duties:

Duties and responsibilities encompass all aspects of remote course delivery – including the preparation of lectures and the creation and evaluation of all student assessments.

Remuneration: 

Remuneration is in accordance with the Collective Agreement between Saint Mary’s University and CUPE 3912

How to Apply: 

Applications are invited in the first instance from part-time faculty colleagues on the Saint Mary’s precedence list. Applicants who currently hold a part-time teaching appointment at Saint Mary’s University should submit a cover letter and a C.V. Applicants who do not currently hold a part-time teaching appointment at Saint Mary’s University should submit a complete application (including a cover letter, CV, proof of academic credentials, name and contact information of three referees, and any evidence of teaching effectiveness). Submissions are made as a single PDF file sent directly via email to: acst@smu.ca

Application deadline:  May 7, 2021

Saint Mary’s University hires on the basis of merit and is committed to the principles of employment equity. Saint Mary’s University encourages applications from qualified women, visible minorities, Aboriginal people, and people with disabilities. Preference will be given to Canadian citizens and permanent residents of Canada.

 


CUPE 3912 Job Posting for Part-Time Instructor

Course: ACST1000C

Department: Atlantic Canada Studies, Saint Mary’s University

Semester: Fall September 08, 2021 – December 21, 2021

Schedule: MW 10:00-11:15 

Lectures: Remote Synchronous*

*All candidates must be willing to teach the course remotely and synchronously. Instructors must also be willing to accommodate student’s schedules and issues arising from being in different time zones. 

Academic Calendar Description:

ACST 1000  Making Sense of Atlantic Canada  

3 credit hours  

This course provides an introduction to the Atlantic Provinces. It will examine specific content areas from multiple perspectives, including cultural industries, health and social services, environmental issues, economic development, and representations of the region. This course is intended as an introduction to Atlantic Canada Studies and to interdisciplinary inquiry.

Qualifications:

Preferred applicant must possess a PhD and have experience teaching Atlantic Canada Studies at the university level. Candidates with the ability to teach online who possess publications and/or demonstrated research in the field will be preferred. 

Duties:

Duties and responsibilities encompass all aspects of remote course delivery – including the preparation of lectures and the creation and evaluation of all student assessments.

Remuneration: 

Remuneration is in accordance with the Collective Agreement between Saint Mary’s University and CUPE 3912

How to Apply: 

Applications are invited in the first instance from part-time faculty colleagues on the Saint Mary’s precedence list. Applicants who currently hold a part-time teaching appointment at Saint Mary’s University should submit a cover letter and a C.V. Applicants who do not currently hold a part-time teaching appointment at Saint Mary’s University should submit a complete application (including a cover letter, CV, proof of academic credentials, name and contact information of three referees, and any evidence of teaching effectiveness). Submissions are made as a single PDF file sent directly via email to: acst@smu.ca

Application deadline:  April 30, 2021

Saint Mary’s University hires on the basis of merit and is committed to the principles of employment equity. Saint Mary’s University encourages applications from qualified women, visible minorities, Aboriginal people, and people with disabilities. Preference will be given to Canadian citizens and permanent residents of Canada.

 


CUPE 3912 Job Posting for Part-Time Instructor

Course: ACST3312.1

Department: Atlantic Canada Studies, Saint Mary’s University

Semester: Fall Session:  September 8, 2021 – December 21, 2021

Schedule: TR 11:30AM – 12:45AM

Academic Calendar Description:

ACST 3312  Living in Atlantic Canada  

3 credit hours  

This course examines on-going societal issues facing Atlantic Canadians. In a seminar setting, student teams and weekly guest speakers from non-government organizations, engage students in lively presentations about the current challenges facing those living and working in this region. Topics include arts and culture, poverty and homelessness, women, youth, crime, addictions, and concerns faced by aboriginal, black, Muslim, and immigrant communities. The structure of this course provides students a unique learning environment.

Qualifications:

Preferred applicant must possess a PhD and have experience teaching Atlantic Canada Studies at the university level. Candidates with who possess publications and/or demonstrated research in the field will be preferred. 

Duties:

Duties and responsibilities encompass all aspects of course delivery – including the preparation of lectures, the creation and evaluation of all student assessments and regular office hours.

Remuneration: 

Remuneration is in accordance with the Collective Agreement between Saint Mary’s University and CUPE 3912.

How to Apply: 

Applications are invited in the first instance from part-time faculty colleagues on the Saint Mary’s precedence list. Applicants who currently hold a part-time teaching appointment at Saint Mary’s University should submit a cover letter and a C.V. Applicants who do not currently hold a part-time teaching appointment at Saint Mary’s University should submit a complete application (including a cover letter, CV, proof of academic credentials, name and contact information of three referees, and any evidence of teaching effectiveness). Submissions are made as a single PDF file sent directly via email to: acst@smu.ca

Application deadline:  April 30, 2021

Saint Mary’s University hires on the basis of merit and is committed to the principles of employment equity. Saint Mary’s University encourages applications from qualified women, visible minorities, Aboriginal people, and people with disabilities. Preference will be given to Canadian citizens and permanent residents of Canada.

CUPE 3912 Job Posting for Part-Time Instructor

Course:           ACST3312

Department:   Atlantic Canada Studies, Saint Mary’s University

Semester:       Spring Session:  May 3, 2021 – June 19, 2021

Schedule:        TR 9:30AM – 12:30AM

Academic Calendar Description:

ACST 3312  Living in Atlantic Canada

3 credit hours

This course examines on-going societal issues facing Atlantic Canadians. In a seminar setting, student teams and weekly guest speakers from non-government organizations, engage students in lively presentations about the current challenges facing those living and working in this region. Topics include arts and culture, poverty and homelessness, women, youth, crime, addictions, and concerns faced by aboriginal, black, Muslim, and immigrant communities. The structure of this course provides students a unique learning environment.

Qualifications:

Preferred applicant must possess a PhD and have experience teaching Atlantic Canada Studies at the university level. Candidates with the ability to teach online who possess publications and/or demonstrated research in the field will be preferred.

Duties:

Duties and responsibilities encompass all aspects of remote course delivery – including the preparation of lectures and the creation and evaluation of all student assessments.

 

Remuneration:

Remuneration is in accordance with the Collective Agreement between Saint Mary’s University and CUPE 3912

How to Apply:

Applications are invited in the first instance from part-time faculty colleagues on the Saint Mary’s precedence list. Applicants who currently hold a part-time teaching appointment at Saint Mary’s University should submit a cover letter and a C.V. Applicants who do not currently hold a part-time teaching appointment at Saint Mary’s University should submit a complete application (including a cover letter, CV, proof of academic credentials, name and contact information of three referees, and any evidence of teaching effectiveness). Submissions are made as a single PDF file sent directly via email to: acst@smu.ca

Application deadline:  January 8, 2021

Saint Mary’s University hires on the basis of merit and is committed to the principles of employment equity. Saint Mary’s University encourages applications from qualified women, visible minorities, Aboriginal people, and people with disabilities. Preference will be given to Canadian citizens and permanent residents of Canada.


CUPE 3912 Job Posting for Part-Time Instructor

Course:           ACST1000

Department:   Atlantic Canada Studies, Saint Mary’s University

Semester:       Spring Session:  May 3, 2021 – June 19, 2021

Schedule:        MW 9:30AM – 12:30AM

Academic Calendar Description: 

ACST 1000  Making Sense of Atlantic Canada

3 credit hours

This course provides an introduction to the Atlantic Provinces. It will examine specific content areas from multiple perspectives, including cultural industries, health and social services, environmental issues, economic development, and representations of the region. This course is intended as an introduction to Atlantic Canada Studies and to interdisciplinary inquiry.

Qualifications:

Preferred applicant must possess a PhD and have experience teaching Atlantic Canada Studies at the university level. Candidates with the ability to teach online who possess publications and/or demonstrated research in the field will be preferred.

Duties:

Duties and responsibilities encompass all aspects of remote course delivery – including the preparation of lectures and the creation and evaluation of all student assessments.

Remuneration:

Remuneration is in accordance with the Collective Agreement between Saint Mary’s University and CUPE 3912

How to Apply:

Applications are invited in the first instance from part-time faculty colleagues on the Saint Mary’s precedence list. Applicants who currently hold a part-time teaching appointment at Saint Mary’s University should submit a cover letter and a C.V. Applicants who do not currently hold a part-time teaching appointment at Saint Mary’s University should submit a complete application (including a cover letter, CV, proof of academic credentials, name and contact information of three referees, and any evidence of teaching effectiveness). Submissions are made as a single PDF file sent directly via email to: acst@smu.ca

Application deadline:  January 8, 2021

Saint Mary’s University hires on the basis of merit and is committed to the principles of employment equity. Saint Mary’s University encourages applications from qualified women, visible minorities, Aboriginal people, and people with disabilities. Preference will be given to Canadian citizens and permanent residents of Canada.