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SMU  

Department of Political Science  

Faculty of Arts  

Part-time Teaching Position  

2021-2022 Academic Year  

Posting Date: Friday, July 16th, 2021  

Closing Date for Applications: Friday, August 6th, 2021  

The Department of Political Science at Saint Mary’s University invites applications  to teach the following course:  

September-December 2021  

POLI 3321.1 (CRN 15576) International Organizations  

Please note: all candidates must be willing to teach this course remotely, and asynchronously.  

In order to be considered, candidates must have a completed (or nearly completed) Ph.D. in Political  Science and/or equivalent teaching, or employment experience in relevant fields. Applications are invited  in the first instance from part-time faculty on the University’s Precedence List. Applicants who do not  currently hold a part-time teaching appointment at Saint Mary’s University should submit a cover letter,  curriculum vitae, recent instructor course evaluations, and the names and contact information of two  referees who can comment on the applicant’s teaching ability. Please note that only successful applicants  will be contacted. Submissions should be made as a single PDF file sent directly to the email address below.  

Candidates are asked to send their applications to:  

Dr. Alexandra Dobrowolsky, Professor and Acting Chair  

Department of Political Science  

Saint Mary’s University  

Halifax, Nova Scotia B3H 3C3  

E-mail: politics@smu.ca

 

 

DAL



Position Title Part-Time Academic (POLI 3510.03 – Fall Term)
Posting Number PTAP929P
Department/Unit Political Science
Location Halifax
Job Summary & Key Responsibilities
This part-time academic will be required to teach POLI 3510.03, Politics of Pandemics during Fall term (September 7, 2021 to December 7, 2021 – Tuesdays and Thursdays  from 1605 to 1725). This part-time academic will be responsible for all aspects of teaching and administering the class, including lectures, test preparation and evaluation. The position reports to the Chair of the Department.
Qualifications/Requirements of Position
Preference will be given to candidates with a completed PhD in Political Science and previous university-level teaching experience in human rights, international relations, and ancient, modern, and contemporary political philosophy.
Salary Range/Pay Rate Per CUPE Collective Agreement
Additional Information

All offers of employment as a Part-Time Academic are conditional upon sufficient student enrolment in the course and approval by the University. Dalhousie University is committed to fostering a collegial culture grounded in diversity and inclusiveness.

Due to the current Covid-19 outbreak and ongoing extensions to social distance protocols, Dalhousie University may elect to move this course online. Experience with teaching in an online environment is required. All instructors hired to teach online will be supported by Dalhousie’s Centre for Learning and Teaching, and Academic Technology Services (support@dal.ca), to deliver their courses online. More information about preparing to teach online can be found at https://www.dal.ca/dept/clt.html

The university encourages applications from Indigenous persons, persons with a disability, racially visible persons, women, persons of a minority sexual orientation and/or gender identity, and all candidates who would contribute to the diversity of our community. For more information, please visit www.dal.ca/hiringfordiversity.

Term of appointment September 1, 2021 – December 31, 2021
Open Date 07/16/2021
Close Date 07/26/2021
Open Until Filled
Quick Link for Direct Access to Posting

Documents Needed to Apply

Required Documents

  1. Cover Letter
  2. Résumé / Curriculum Vitae (CV)
  3. List of referees

 


Position Title Part-Time Academic (CLAS 3434/POLI 3434/PHIL 3434W: Political Thought. Homer-Aristotle)
Posting Number PTAP918P
Department/Unit Classics
Location Halifax
Job Summary & Key Responsibilities
Part-time academic required to teach CLAS 3434/POLI 3434/PHIL 3434W: Political Thought:  Homer-Aristotle (TR 1305-1425), Winter Term (January – April 2022).   The successful candidate will also be responsible for all aspects of teaching and administering the class, including lectures, test preparation and the grading in the course.  This position is supervised by the Chair, Department of Classics (Arabic and Religious Studies).
Qualifications/Requirements of Position
PhD. in Classics, Political Science or Philosophy.  Preference will be given to candidates with experience teaching ancient political thought at the university-level, and who have published on ancient political thinking.
Salary Range/Pay Rate Per CUPE Collective Agreement
Additional Information
All offers of employment as a Part-Time Academic are conditional upon sufficient student enrolment in the course and approval by the University. Dalhousie University is committed to fostering a collegial culture grounded in diversity and inclusiveness. The university encourages applications from Indigenous persons, persons with a disability, racially visible persons, women, persons of a minority sexual orientation and/or gender identity, and all candidates who would contribute to the diversity of our community. For more information, please visit www.dal.ca/hiringfordiversity.
Term of appointment January-April 2022
Open Date 07/09/2021
Close Date 07/19/2021
Open Until Filled
Quick Link for Direct Access to Posting

Documents Needed to Apply

Required Documents

  1. Cover Letter
  2. Résumé / Curriculum Vitae (CV)

 

 

 MSVU

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Department/Faculty: Political/Canadian Studies
Course Name: Social & Political Justice
Course Code: POLS/PHIL 2214 01
Academic Term: Winter
Class Timetable: TTH 10:30AM-11:45AM
Course Unit Value: 0.5
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Start Date: 1/5/2022
End Date: 4/22/2022
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Qualifications:
A PhD in Political Science, Philosophy or related discipline is required.
Candidates must have knowledge of, and teaching experience in the area of
contemporary political theory. Successful applicants must have a
demonstrated commitment to, and satisfactory experience teaching in such
areas, at the university level.

For online sections, candidates must also have experience using the
Blackboard/Collaborate virtual classroom.  Candidates must be willing to
participate in additional training in the optimum range of teaching
operations in the Moodle LMS and in the Collaborate virtual classroom, if
necessary, to reach the required level of competency before the course
begins.  Candidates must also be sensitive to the needs of distant, mature
and part-time learners.
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Duties: Preparation, teaching, student consultation, grading and marking,
distribution of student evaluation questionnaires, involvement in student
appeals, and other duties appropriate to the
appointment. —————————————————
Additional Duties:

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Remuneration: Remuneration is in accordance with the Collective Agreement
between Mount Saint Vincent University and CUPE 3912
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How to apply: Send your application accompanied by curriculum vitae and
the names of three references to:
Department Chair: Dr. Tammy Findlay, Dept. of Political-Canadian Studies
Email: Tammy.Findlay@msvu.ca

Application deadline: 7/28/2021
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DAL
Position Title Part-Time Academic (POLI 3360.03 – Winter Term)
Posting Number PTAP879P
Department/Unit Political Science
Location Halifax
Job Summary & Key Responsibilities This part-time academic will be required to teach POLI 3360.03, Politics in Latin America during Winter Term (January 5, 2022 to April 6, 2022) through online synchronous session (M/W 1435-1555). The part-time academic will be responsible for all aspects of teaching and administering the class, including lectures, and test preparation. The position reports to the Chair of the Department.
Qualifications/Requirements of Position Preference will be given to applicants with a PhD, or nearly completed PhD in Political Science. Previous university-level teaching on this topic will be an asset.
Salary Range/Pay Rate Per CUPE Collective Agreement
Additional Information All offers of employment as a Part-Time Academic are conditional upon sufficient student enrolment in the course and approval by the University.

Experience with teaching in an online environment is required. All instructors hired to teach online will be supported by Dalhousie’s Centre for Learning and Teaching, and Academic Technology Services (support@dal.ca), to deliver their courses online. More information about preparing to teach online can be found at https://www.dal.ca/dept/clt.html.

Dalhousie University is committed to fostering a collegial culture grounded in diversity and inclusiveness. The university encourages applications from Indigenous persons, persons with a disability, racially visible persons, women, persons of a minority sexual orientation and/or gender identity, and all candidates who would contribute to the diversity of our community. For more information, please visit www.dal.ca/hiringfordiversity.

Term of appointment January-April, 2022
Open Date 06/24/2021
Close Date 07/08/2021
Open Until Filled
Quick Link for Direct Access to Posting

Documents Needed to Apply

Required Documents

  1. Cover Letter
  2. Résumé / Curriculum Vitae (CV)
  3. List of referees

 

 MSVU


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Department/Faculty: Political/Canadian Studies
Course Name: Classical Political Thought
Course Code: POLS/PHIL 2213 18
Academic Term: Winter
Class Timetable: MW 3:00PM – 4:15PM *Sync Online*
Course Unit Value: 0.5
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Start Date: 1/5/2022
End Date: 4/22/2022
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Qualifications:
A PhD in Political Science or related discipline is required.  Candidates
must have knowledge of, and teaching experience in the area of
contemporary political theory. Successful applicants must have a
demonstrated commitment to, and satisfactory experience teaching in such
areas, at the university level.

Candidates must also have experience using the Blackboard/Collaborate
virtual classroom. Candidates must be willing to participate in additional
training in the optimum range of teaching operations in the Moodle LMS and
in the Collaborate virtual classroom, if necessary, to reach the required
level of competency before the course begins. Candidates must also be
sensitive to the needs of distant, mature and part-time learners.
—————————————————
Duties: Preparation, teaching, student consultation, grading and marking,
distribution of student evaluation questionnaires, involvement in student
appeals, and other duties appropriate to the
appointment. —————————————————
Additional Duties:

—————————————————
Remuneration: Remuneration is in accordance with the Collective Agreement
between Mount Saint Vincent University and CUPE 3912
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How to apply: Send your application accompanied by curriculum vitae and
the names of three references to:
Department Chair: Dr. Tammy Findlay, Dept. of Political-Canadian Studies

Email: Tammy.Findlay@msvu.caApplication deadline: 6/28/2021
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Department/Faculty: Political/Canadian Studies
Course Name: ST: Culture and Ideology
Course Code: POLS 3309 01/CULS 3310 01
Academic Term: Fall
Class Timetable: MW 1:30PM-2:45PM
Course Unit Value: 0.5
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Start Date: 9/8/2021
End Date: 12/18/2021
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Qualifications:
Candidates must have a demonstrated commitment to, as well as satisfactory 
teaching experience in Cultural Studies and/or Political Studies at the 
University level.  A PhD in Cultural Studies, Political Studies, or a 
demonstrably relevant specialization in a cognate field is required.

For online sections, candidates must also have experience using the Blackboard/Collaborate virtual classroom.  Candidates must be willing to participate in additional training in the optimum range of teaching operations in the Moodle LMS and in the Collaborate virtual classroom, if necessary, to reach the required level of competency before the course begins.  Candidates must also be sensitive to the needs of distant, mature and part-time learners.

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Duties: Preparation, teaching, student consultation, grading and marking,
distribution of student evaluation questionnaires, involvement in student
appeals, and other duties appropriate to the
appointment. —————————————————
Additional Duties:—————————————————
Remuneration: Remuneration is in accordance with the Collective Agreement
between Mount Saint Vincent University and CUPE 3912
—————————————————
How to apply: Send your application accompanied by curriculum vitae and
the names of three references to:
Department Chair: Dr. Tammy Findlay, Dept. of Political-Canadian Studies
Email: Tammy.Findlay@msvu.caApplication deadline: 6/28/2021
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Department/Faculty: Political/Canadian Studies
Course Name: Government Administration and Accountability
Course Code: POLS/BUSI 3306 18
Academic Term: Fall
Class Timetable: TH 4:30PM-7:00PM *Sync Online*
Course Unit Value: 0.5
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Start Date: 9/8/2021
End Date: 12/18/2021
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Qualifications:
A PhD in Political Science or related discipline is required.  Successful applicants must have a demonstrated commitment to, and satisfactory experience in, the teaching of courses at the university level.

Candidates must also have experience using the Blackboard/Collaborate
virtual classroom. Candidates must be willing to participate in additional
training in the optimum range of teaching operations in the Moodle LMS and
in the Collaborate virtual classroom, if necessary, to reach the required
level of competency before the course begins. Candidates must also be
sensitive to the needs of distant, mature and part-time learners.
—————————————————
Duties: Preparation, teaching, student consultation, grading and marking,
distribution of student evaluation questionnaires, involvement in student
appeals, and other duties appropriate to the
appointment. —————————————————
Additional Duties:—————————————————
Remuneration: Remuneration is in accordance with the Collective Agreement
between Mount Saint Vincent University and CUPE 3912
—————————————————
How to apply: Send your application accompanied by curriculum vitae and
the names of three references to:
Department Chair: Dr. Tammy Findlay, Dept. of Political-Canadian Studies
Email: Tammy.Findlay@msvu.caApplication deadline: 6/28/2021
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Department/Faculty: Political/Canadian Studies
Course Name: Contemporary World Events and Issues
Course Code: POLS 2244 18
Academic Term: Fall
Class Timetable: MW 3:00PM-4:15PM *Sync Online*
Course Unit Value: 0.5
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Start Date: 9/8/2021
End Date: 12/18/2021
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Qualifications:
A PhD in Political Science or related discipline is required. Candidates 
must have knowledge of, and teaching experience in the area of comparative 
politics and/or international relations.  Successful applicants must have 
a demonstrated commitment to, and satisfactory experience in, the teaching
of courses at the university level.

Candidates must also have experience using the Blackboard/Collaborate
virtual classroom. Candidates must be willing to participate in additional
training in the optimum range of teaching operations in the Moodle LMS and
in the Collaborate virtual classroom, if necessary, to reach the required
level of competency before the course begins. Candidates must also be
sensitive to the needs of distant, mature and part-time learners.
—————————————————
Duties: Preparation, teaching, student consultation, grading and marking,
distribution of student evaluation questionnaires, involvement in student
appeals, and other duties appropriate to the
appointment. —————————————————
Additional Duties:—————————————————
Remuneration: Remuneration is in accordance with the Collective Agreement
between Mount Saint Vincent University and CUPE 3912
—————————————————
How to apply: Send your application accompanied by curriculum vitae and
the names of three references to:
Department Chair: Dr. Tammy Findlay, Dept. of Political-Canadian Studies
Email: Tammy.Findlay@msvu.caApplication deadline: 6/28/2021
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Department/Faculty: Political/Canadian Studies
Course Name: Government, Law & Leaders
Course Code: POLS /CANA 1001 18
Academic Term: Fall
Class Timetable: MW 10:30am-11:45am *Sync Online*
Course Unit Value: 0.5
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Start Date: 9/8/2021
End Date: 12/18/2021
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Qualifications:
A Ph.D. in Political Science, Canadian Studies or related field is
required.  Successful applicants must have a demonstrated commitment to,
and satisfactory experience in, the teaching of courses at the university
level, including experience teaching via distance modes using Collaborate
and/or Moodle.

Candidates must also have experience using the Blackboard/Collaborate
virtual classroom. Candidates must be willing to participate in additional
training in the optimum range of teaching operations in the Moodle LMS and
in the Collaborate virtual classroom, if necessary, to reach the required
level of competency before the course begins. Candidates must also be
sensitive to the needs of distant, mature and part-time learners.
—————————————————
Duties: Preparation, teaching, student consultation, grading and marking,
distribution of student evaluation questionnaires, involvement in student
appeals, and other duties appropriate to the
appointment. —————————————————
Additional Duties:

—————————————————
Remuneration: Remuneration is in accordance with the Collective Agreement
between Mount Saint Vincent University and CUPE 3912
—————————————————
How to apply: Send your application accompanied by curriculum vitae and
the names of three references to:
Department Chair: Dr. Tammy Findlay, Dept. of Political-Canadian Studies
Email: Tammy.Findlay@msvu.ca

Application deadline: 6/28/2021
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DAL
Position Title Part-Time Academic (POLI 3493.03)
Posting Number PTAP708P
Department/Unit Political Science
Location Halifax
Job Summary & Key Responsibilities This part-time academic will be required to teach POLI 3493.03, Political Inquiry II during Fall term (September 2021-December 2021). This part-time academic will be responsible for all aspects of teaching and administering the class, including lectures, test and assignment preparation, and evaluation. The position reports to the Chair of the Department.
Qualifications/Requirements of Position Preference will be given to those with a completed PhD, or nearly completed PhD in the social sciences, and previous university-level teaching on methodology and/or epistemology.
Salary Range/Pay Rate Per CUPE Collective Agreement
Additional Information All offers of employment as a Part-Time Academic are conditional upon sufficient student enrolment in the course and approval by the University.

Due to the current Covid-19 outbreak and ongoing extensions to social distance protocols, Dalhousie University may elect to move this course online. Experience with teaching in an online environment is required. All instructors hired to teach online will be supported by Dalhousie’s Centre for Learning and Teaching, and Academic Technology Services (support@dal.ca), to deliver their courses online. More information about preparing to teach online can be found at https://www.dal.ca/dept/clt.html.

Dalhousie University is committed to fostering a collegial culture grounded in diversity and inclusiveness. The university encourages applications from Indigenous persons, persons with a disability, racially visible persons, women, persons of a minority sexual orientation and/or gender identity, and all candidates who would contribute to the diversity of our community. For more information, please visit www.dal.ca/hiringfordiversity.

Term of appointment September 2021 – December 2021
Open Date 05/10/2021
Close Date 05/20/2021
Open Until Filled
Quick Link for Direct Access to Posting

Documents Needed to Apply

Required Documents

  1. Cover Letter
  2. Résumé / Curriculum Vitae (CV)
  3. List of referees


Position Title Part-Time Academic (POLI 3565.03)
Posting Number PTAP707P
Department/Unit Political Science
Location Halifax
Job Summary & Key Responsibilities This part-time academic will be required to teach POLI 3565.03, Contemporary Security Studies during Fall Term (September 2021-December 2021). The part-time academic will be responsible for all aspects of teaching and administering the class, including lectures, and test preparation. The position reports to the Chair of the Department.
Qualifications/Requirements of Position Preference will be given to applicants with a PhD, or nearly completed PhD in Political Science. Previous university-level teaching on this topic will be an asset.
Salary Range/Pay Rate Per CUPE Collective Agreement
Additional Information All offers of employment as a Part-Time Academic are conditional upon sufficient student enrolment in the course and approval by the University.

Due to the current Covid-19 outbreak and ongoing extensions to social distance protocols, Dalhousie University may elect to move this course online. Experience with teaching in an online environment is required. All instructors hired to teach online will be supported by Dalhousie’s Centre for Learning and Teaching, and Academic Technology Services (support@dal.ca), to deliver their courses online. More information about preparing to teach online can be found at https://www.dal.ca/dept/clt.html.

Dalhousie University is committed to fostering a collegial culture grounded in diversity and inclusiveness. The university encourages applications from Indigenous persons, persons with a disability, racially visible persons, women, persons of a minority sexual orientation and/or gender identity, and all candidates who would contribute to the diversity of our community. For more information, please visit www.dal.ca/hiringfordiversity.

Term of appointment September 2021 – December 2021
Open Date 05/10/2021
Close Date 05/20/2021
Open Until Filled
Quick Link for Direct Access to Posting

Documents Needed to Apply

Required Documents

  1. Cover Letter
  2. Résumé / Curriculum Vitae (CV)
  3. List of referees


Position Title Part-Time Academic (POLI 1060.03)
Posting Number PTAP706P
Department/Unit Political Science
Location Halifax
Job Summary & Key Responsibilities This part-time academic will be required to teach POLI 1060.03, Political Worlds: Themes & Concepts during Fall Term (September 2021-December 2021). The part-time academic will be responsible for all aspects of teaching and administering the class, including lectures, test preparation, Teaching Assistant supervision and evaluation. The position reports to the Chair of the Department.
Qualifications/Requirements of Position Preference will be given to applicants with a PhD, or nearly completed PhD in Political Science. A Master’s Degree in Political Science or a related field will also be considered. Previous university-level teaching on this topic and at this level will be an asset.
Salary Range/Pay Rate Per CUPE Collective Agreement
Additional Information All offers of employment as a Part-Time Academic are conditional upon sufficient student enrolment in the course and approval by the University.

Due to the current Covid-19 outbreak and ongoing extensions to social distance protocols, Dalhousie University may elect to move this course online. Experience with teaching in an online environment is required. All instructors hired to teach online will be supported by Dalhousie’s Centre for Learning and Teaching, and Academic Technology Services (support@dal.ca), to deliver their courses online. More information about preparing to teach online can be found at https://www.dal.ca/dept/clt.html.

Dalhousie University is committed to fostering a collegial culture grounded in diversity and inclusiveness. The university encourages applications from Indigenous persons, persons with a disability, racially visible persons, women, persons of a minority sexual orientation and/or gender identity, and all candidates who would contribute to the diversity of our community. For more information, please visit www.dal.ca/hiringfordiversity.

Term of appointment September 2021 – December 2021
Open Date 05/10/2021
Close Date 05/20/2021
Open Until Filled
Quick Link for Direct Access to Posting

Documents Needed to Apply

Required Documents

  1. Cover Letter
  2. Résumé / Curriculum Vitae (CV)
  3. List of referees

 



Term of appointment September 2021 – December 2021
Open Date 05/10/2021
Close Date 05/20/2021
Open Until Filled
Quick Link for Direct Access to Posting

Documents Needed to Apply

SMU

Department of Political Science

Part-time Teaching Position

2021-2022 Academic Year

Posting Date: Friday, April 30th, 2021

Closing Date for Applications:  Friday, May 21st, 2021

The Department of Political Science at Saint Mary’s University invites applications to teach the following course:

  • September-December 2021

POLI 1201.1B (CRN 17657) Contemporary Issues

Tuesdays-Thursdays 1:00 pm-2:15 pm

Please note:  all candidates must be willing to teach this course remotely. Course delivery will be synchronous (i.e., during the set schedule), but instructors must be willing to accommodate students’ schedules and time zones.

In order to be considered, candidates must have a completed (or nearly completed) Ph.D. in Political Science and /or equivalent teaching, or employment experience in relevant fields. Applications are invited in the first instance from part-time faculty on the University’s Precedence List. Applicants who do not currently hold a part-time teaching appointment at Saint Mary’s University should submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae, recent instructor course evaluations, and the names and contact information of two referees who can comment on the applicant’s teaching ability. Please note that only successful applicants will be contacted. Submissions should be made as a single PDF file sent directly to the email address below.

Candidates are asked to send their applications to:

Dr. Alexandra Dobrowolsky, Professor and Acting Chair
Department of Political Science
Saint Mary’s University
Halifax, Nova Scotia B3H 3C3
E-mail: politics@smu.ca

 

Department of Political Science

Part-time Teaching Positions

2021-2022 Academic Year

Posting Date: Monday, March 8th, 2021

Closing Date for Applications:  Tuesday, March 31st, 2021

The Department of Political Science at Saint Mary’s University invites applications to teach the following courses:

  • September-December 2021
    • POLI 1250.1 (CRN 17107) Politics and Globalization
      Mondays-Wednesdays: 1:00-2:15pm
    • POLI 1230.1 (CRN 17420) Law and Politics
      Mondays-Wednesdays: 10:00-11:15am
      POLI 3321.1 (CRN 15576) International Organizations
      Tuesdays- Thursdays: 1:00-2:15pm
      POLI 4001.1 (CRN 16906) Politics & Peace: Northern Ireland
      Mondays: 4:00-6:30pm
  • January-April 2022
    • POLI 1250.2 (CRN 23707) Politics and Globalization
      Mondays-Wednesdays: 1:00-2:15pm
    • POLI 1230.2 (CRN 25086) Law and Politics
      Mondays-Wednesdays: 10:00-11:15am

Please note:  all candidates must be willing to teach these courses remotely. Course delivery may be synchronous (i.e., during the set schedule) or asynchronous (i.e., outside​ the scheduled course time) but in any case, instructors must be willing to accommodate students’ schedules and time zones.

In order to be considered, candidates must have a completed (or nearly completed) Ph.D. in Political Science and /or equivalent teaching, or employment experience in relevant fields. Applications are invited in the first instance from part-time faculty on the University’s Precedence List. Applicants who do not currently hold a part-time teaching appointment at Saint Mary’s University should submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae, recent instructor course evaluations, and the names and contact information of two referees who can comment on the applicant’s teaching ability. Please note that only successful applicants will be contacted. Submissions should be made as a single PDF file sent directly to the email address below.

Candidates are asked to send their applications to:

Dr. Alexandra Dobrowolsky, Professor and Acting Chair
Department of Political Science
Saint Mary’s University
Halifax, Nova Scotia B3H 3C3
E-mail: politics@smu.ca

 MSVU

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Department/Faculty: Political/Canadian Studies
Course Name: War, Peace and Technology
Course Code: POLS 2224 01
Academic Term: Summer Session II
Class Timetable: T 6:30PM – 9:00PM Sync. Online
Course Unit Value: 0.5
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Start Date: 7/5/2021
End Date: 8/20/2021
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Qualifications:
A PhD in Political Science or International Relations is required. 
Candidates should have knowledge and teaching experience in the area of
peace and conflict studies and/or international relations.  A demonstrated 
commitment to, and satisfactory experience in teaching related courses at
the university level.

Candidates must also have experience using the Blackboard/Collaborate
virtual classroom. Candidates must be willing to participate in additional
training in the optimum range of teaching operations in the Moodle LMS and
in the Collaborate virtual classroom, if necessary, to reach the required
level of competency before the course begins. Candidates must also be
sensitive to the needs of distant, mature and part-time learners.
—————————————————
Duties: Preparation, teaching, student consultation, grading and marking,
distribution of student evaluation questionnaires, involvement in student
appeals, and other duties appropriate to the
appointment. —————————————————
Additional Duties:

—————————————————
Remuneration: Remuneration is in accordance with the Collective Agreement
between Mount Saint Vincent University and CUPE 3912
—————————————————
How to apply: Send your application accompanied by curriculum vitae and
the names of three references to:
Department Chair: Dr. Tammy Findlay, Dept. of Political-Canadian Studies
Email: Tammy.Findlay@msvu.ca

Application deadline: 3/5/2021
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Department/Faculty: Political/Canadian Studies
Course Name: Special Topics:  Environmental Politics and Social Justice
Course Code: POLS 3309 18
Academic Term: Summer Session I
Class Timetable: Asynchronous Online
Course Unit Value: 0.5
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Start Date: 5/10/2021
End Date: 6/25/2021
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Qualifications:
A PhD in Political Science or related discipline is required.  Candidates
should have knowledge and teaching experience in the area of environmental
issues, comparative politics and/or international relations.  A
demonstrated commitment to, and satisfactory experience in teaching
related courses at the university level.

Candidates must also have experience using the Blackboard/Collaborate
virtual classroom. Candidates must be willing to participate in additional
training in the optimum range of teaching operations in the Moodle LMS and
in the Collaborate virtual classroom, if necessary, to reach the required
level of competency before the course begins. Candidates must also be
sensitive to the needs of distant, mature and part-time learners.
—————————————————
Duties: Preparation, teaching, student consultation, grading and marking,
distribution of student evaluation questionnaires, involvement in student
appeals, and other duties appropriate to the
appointment. —————————————————
Additional Duties:

—————————————————
Remuneration: Remuneration is in accordance with the Collective Agreement
between Mount Saint Vincent University and CUPE 3912
—————————————————
How to apply: Send your application accompanied by curriculum vitae and
the names of three references to:
Department Chair: Dr.Tammy Findlay, Dept. of Political-Canadian Studies
Email: Tammy.Findlay@msvu.ca

Application deadline: 3/5/2021
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DAL
Position Title Part-Time Academic (POLI 2210.03)
Posting Number PTAP567P
Department/Unit Political Science
Location Halifax
Job Summary & Key Responsibilities This part-time academic will be required to teach POLI 2210.03, Unity and Diversity: The Federal Dynamics of Canadian Politics during summer term (D), May 10, 2021 to June 1, 2021, Monday to Thursday, 14:05-16:55 p.m.

The successful candidate will be responsible for all aspects of teaching and administering the class, including lectures, test preparation and evaluation. The position reports to the Chair of the Department.

Qualifications/Requirements of Position Preference will be given to applicants with a PhD, or nearly completed PhD in Political Science and a strong knowledge of Canadian Politics. A Master’s Degree in Political Science or a related field will also be considered. Previous university-level teaching on this topic will be an asset.

Due to the current Covid-19 outbreak and ongoing extensions to social distance protocols, this course will be taught online for the Summer semester. Experience with teaching in an online environment is preferred. All instructors hired to teach online will be supported by Dalhousie’s Centre for Learning and Teaching, and Academic Technology Services (support@dal.ca), to deliver their courses online. More information about preparing to teach online can be found at https://www.dal.ca/dept/clt.html.

Salary Range/Pay Rate Per CUPE Collective Agreement
Additional Information All offers of employment as a Part-Time Academic are conditional upon sufficient student enrolment in the course and approval by the University. Dalhousie University is committed to fostering a collegial culture grounded in diversity and inclusiveness. The university encourages applications from Indigenous persons, persons with a disability, racially visible persons, women, persons of a minority sexual orientation and/or gender identity, and all candidates who would contribute to the diversity of our community. For more information, please visit www.dal.ca/hiringfordiversity.
Term of appointment May-June, 2021
Open Date 01/13/2021
Close Date 01/22/2021
Open Until Filled
Quick Link for Direct Access to Posting

Documents Needed to Apply

Required Documents

  1. Cover Letter
  2. Résumé / Curriculum Vitae (CV)
  3. List of referees

 


Position Title Part-Time Academic (POLI 2520.03)
Posting Number PTAP568P
Department/Unit Political Science
Location Halifax
Job Summary & Key Responsibilities This part-time academic will be required to teach POLI 2520.03, World Politics during Summer term (E), June 3, 2021 to June 24. 2021, Monday to Thursday, 9:05-11:55 a.m.

The part-time academic will be responsible for all aspects of teaching and administering the class, including lectures, test preparation and evaluation. The position reports to the Chair of the Department.

Qualifications/Requirements of Position Preference will be given to applicants with a PhD, or nearly completed PhD, in Political Science and a strong knowledge of International Relations. Previous university-level teaching on this topic will be an asset.

Due to the current Covid-19 outbreak and ongoing extensions to social distance protocols, this course will be taught online for the Summer semester. Experience with teaching in an online environment is preferred. All instructors hired to teach online will be supported by Dalhousie’s Centre for Learning and Teaching, and Academic Technology Services (support@dal.ca), to deliver their courses online. More information about preparing to teach online can be found at https://www.dal.ca/dept/clt.html.

Salary Range/Pay Rate Per CUPE Collective Agreement
Additional Information All offers of employment as a Part-Time Academic are conditional upon sufficient student enrolment in the course and approval by the University. Dalhousie University is committed to fostering a collegial culture grounded in diversity and inclusiveness. The university encourages applications from Indigenous persons, persons with a disability, racially visible persons, women, persons of a minority sexual orientation and/or gender identity, and all candidates who would contribute to the diversity of our community. For more information, please visit www.dal.ca/hiringfordiversity.
Term of appointment June 3-June 24, 2021
Open Date 01/13/2021
Close Date 01/22/2021
Open Until Filled
Quick Link for Direct Access to Posting

Documents Needed to Apply

Required Documents

  1. Cover Letter
  2. Résumé / Curriculum Vitae (CV)
  3. List of referees

Position Title Part-Time Academic (POLI 3531.03)
Posting Number PTAP569P
Department/Unit Political Science
Location Halifax
Job Summary & Key Responsibilities This part-time academic will be required to teach POLI 3531.03, UN in World Politics during Summer Term (F), July 5, 2021 to July 16, 2021, Monday to Friday, 8:35-11:55 a.m.

The part-time academic will be responsible for all aspects of teaching and administering the class, including lectures, test preparation and evaluation. The position reports to the Chair of the Department.

Qualifications/Requirements of Position Preference will be given to applicants with a PhD, or nearly completed PhD, in Political Science and a strong knowledge of International Organizations. Previous university-level teaching on this topic will be an asset.

Due to the current Covid-19 outbreak and ongoing extensions to social distance protocols, this course will be taught online for the Summer semester. Experience with teaching in an online environment is preferred. All instructors hired to teach online will be supported by Dalhousie’s Centre for Learning and Teaching, and Academic Technology Services (support@dal.ca), to deliver their courses online. More information about preparing to teach online can be found at https://www.dal.ca/dept/clt.html.

Salary Range/Pay Rate Per CUPE Collective Agreement
Additional Information All offers of employment as a Part-Time Academic are conditional upon sufficient student enrolment in the course and approval by the University. Dalhousie University is committed to fostering a collegial culture grounded in diversity and inclusiveness. The university encourages applications from Indigenous persons, persons with a disability, racially visible persons, women, persons of a minority sexual orientation and/or gender identity, and all candidates who would contribute to the diversity of our community. For more information, please visit www.dal.ca/hiringfordiversity.
Term of appointment July 5-July 16, 2021
Open Date 01/13/2021
Close Date 01/22/2021
Open Until Filled
Quick Link for Direct Access to Posting

Documents Needed to Apply

Required Documents

  1. Cover Letter
  2. Résumé / Curriculum Vitae (CV)
  3. List of referees

SMU
Department of Political SciencePart-time Teaching PositionsSummer 2021Posting Date: Monday, January 4th, 2021Closing Date for Applications:  Friday, February 5th, 2021The Department of Political Science at Saint Mary’s University invites applications to teach the following courses:May-June 2021

  • POLI 1201 (CRN 31120) Politics: Contemporary Issues
    • Tuesdays-Thursdays: 1:30pm-4:29pm

July-August 2021

  • POLI 1250 (CRN 40734) Politics and Globalization
    • Mondays-Wednesdays: 9:30am-12:29pm
  •  POLI 48XX Special Topics:  Politics of Environmental Justice
    • Tuesdays-Thursdays: 1:30pm-4:29pm

Please note:  all candidates must be willing to teach these courses remotely. Course delivery may be synchronous (i.e., during the set schedule, POLI 1201 on Tuesdays –Thursdays 1:30pm -4:29pm in the spring;and POLI 1250 on Mondays – Wednesdays: 9:30am -12:29pm; and POLI 48XX on Tuesdays-Thursdays 1:30pm-4:29pm in the summer) or asynchronous (i.e., outside​ the scheduled course time) but in any case, instructors must be willing to accommodate students’ schedules and time zones.In order to be considered, candidates must have a completed (or nearly completed) Ph.D. in Political Science and /or equivalent teaching, or employment experience in relevant fields. Applications are invited in the first instance from part-time faculty on the University’s Precedence List. Applicants who do not currently hold a part-time teaching appointment at Saint Mary’s University should submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae, recent instructor course evaluations, and the names and contact information of two referees who can comment on the applicant’s teaching ability. Please note that only successful applicants will be contacted. Submissions should be made as a single PDF file sent directly to the email address below.Candidates are asked to email their applications to:Dr. Alexandra Dobrowolsky, Professor and Acting Chair
Department of Political Science
Saint Mary’s University
E-mail: politics@smu.ca