Russian Studies

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Part‑Time Academic Postings ‑ Department of Russian Studies
Posted by Department of Russian Studies on June 21, 2018 in Job Postings
POSTING DATE: June 21, 2018
APPLICATION DEADLINE: June 30, 2018

POSITION: Part-Time Academic
DEPARTMENT/LOCATION: Department of Russian Studies
PAY RATE: As per CUPE Collective Agreement

COURSE INFORMATION: RUSN 1070: Modern Russian Culture and Civilization
Winter Term 2018-2019 (January 1, 2019 – April 30, 2019)
Currently Scheduled: TR 13:05-14:25

WORK ASSIGNMENT: The class will be conducted in English and fulfills the second half of a writing requirement. The Part-Time Academic will be responsible for all aspects of teaching and administering the class, including adherence to the Writing Requirement Class Guidelines, admission, lectures, test and assignment preparation, evaluation, supervising Teaching Assistants, and electronic submission of grades. Three class hours per week, plus hold weekly office hours. The Part-Time Academic reports to the Chair of the Department.

REQUIREMENTS OF POSITION: Applicants should possess a graduate degree or other academic and/or professional qualifications deemed suitable for teaching the class. A background in twentieth century Russian culture and civilization, History/Literature is preferred. Competence in teaching techniques in English composition is required. Previous teaching experience at the post-secondary level would be an asset.

If you are interested in the above position, please apply in writing (email is preferred) with a resume and cover letter by the application deadline to:

Dr. John Bingham, Acting Chair
Department of Russian Studies
Dalhousie University
P. O. Box 15000 Halifax, NS B3H 4R2 Fax: 902-494-2719
Email: rusn@dal.ca

NOTE: If you are applying for multiple positions, please submit a separate application for each posting.

ALL OFFERS OF EMPLOYMENT AS A PART-TIME ACADEMIC ARE CONDITIONAL UPON SUFFICIENT STUDENT ENROLLMENT IN THE COURSE AND APPROVAL BY THE UNIVERSITY.

Description:

​POSTING DATE: June 21, 2018
APPLICATION DEADLINE: June 30, 2018

POSITION: Part-Time Academic
DEPARTMENT/LOCATION: Department of Russian Studies
PAY RATE: As per CUPE Collective Agreement

COURSE INFORMATION:
RUSN 2051: Survey of Russian Literature I – September 1, 2018 – December 31, 2018
Currently scheduled: TR 14:35-15:55

RUSN 2052: Survey of Russian Literature II – January 1, 2018 – April 30, 2018
Currently scheduled: TR 16:05-17:25

WORK ASSIGNMENT: The class will be conducted in English with a section taught in Russian for majors and fulfills a writing requirement when RUSN 2051 is taken in combination with RUSN 2052. The first term will cover on overview of Russian literature from its beginnings through Tolstoy, and the second term will cover Chekhov to the present. The Part-Time Academic will be responsible for all aspects of teaching and administering the class, including adherence to the Writing Requirement Class Guidelines, admission, lectures, test and assignment preparation, evaluation, and electronic submission of grades. Three class hours per week, plus hold weekly office hours. The Part-Time Academic reports to the Chair of the Department.

REQUIREMENTS OF POSITION: Applicants should have native or near-native fluency in English and Russian and possess a graduate degree or other academic and/or professional qualifications deemed suitable for teaching the class. A background in literature, and previous experience teaching in Russian at the post-secondary level would be an asset.

If you are interested in the above position, please apply in writing (email is preferred) with a resume and cover letter by the application deadline to:

Dr. John Bingham, Acting Chair
Department of Russian Studies
Dalhousie University
P. O. Box 15000 Halifax, NS B3H 4R2

Fax: 902-494-2719
Email: rusn@dal.ca

NOTE: If you are applying for multiple positions, please submit a separate application for each posting.

ALL OFFERS OF EMPLOYMENT AS A PART-TIME ACADEMIC ARE CONDITIONAL UPON SUFFICIENT STUDENT ENROLLMENT IN THE COURSE AND APPROVAL BY THE UNIVERSITY.

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Instructor Postings ‑ Department of Russian Studies

Posted by Department of Russian Studies on April 10, 2017 in Job Postings
POSTING DATE: April 7, 2017
APPLICATION DEADLINE: April 17, 2017

POSITION: Part-Time Academic
DEPARTMENT/LOCATION: Chinese Studies
PAY RATE: As per CUPE Collective agreement

COURSE INFORMATION: Chinese 1031.03: Mandarin Chinese Part 1 &
Chinese 1032.03: Mandarin Chinese Part 2
Fall & Winter Terms 2017-2018 (September 1, 2017 – April 30, 2018)
Currently Scheduled: MWF 12:35-1:25 pm

WORK ASSIGNMENT: The part-time academic will be responsible for all aspects of teaching and administering the class, including admission, lectures, test preparation, evaluation, and electronic submission of grades. Instructors are expected to maintain reliable and constant communication with the administration of the Department, to be available for two hours per week for consultation with students, and to have students fill out the evaluation questionnaire at the end of the course.

REQUIREMENTS OF POSITION: Applicants should have native or near-native fluency in English and Mandarin Chinese and possess a graduate degree or other academic and/or professional qualifications deemed suitable for teaching the class. Previous teaching experience at the post-secondary level will be an asset.

If you are interested in the above position, please apply in writing (email is preferred) with a resume and cover letter by the application deadline to:

Chinese Studies
c/o Department of Russian Studies
P. O. Box 15000
Halifax, NS B3H 4R2
Tel.: 902-494-3473
Email: rusn@dal.ca

NOTE: If you are applying for multiple positions, please submit a separate application for each posting.

ALL OFFERS OF EMPLOYMENT AS A PART-TIME ACADEMIC ARE CONDITIONAL UPON SUFFICIENT STUDENT ENROLLMENT IN THE COURSE AND APPROVAL BY THE UNIVERSITY.

POSTING DATE: April 7, 2017
APPLICATION DEADLINE: April 17, 2017

POSITION: Part-Time Academic
DEPARTMENT/LOCATION: Chinese Studies
PAY RATE: As per CUPE Collective agreement

COURSE INFORMATION: Chinese 2050: Chinese Culture
Fall Term 2017-2018 (September 1, 2017 – December 31, 2017)
Currently Scheduled: MW 2:35-3:55 pm

WORK ASSIGNMENT: The part-time academic will be responsible for all aspects of teaching and administering the class, including admission, lectures, test preparation, evaluation, and electronic submission of grades. Instructors are expected to maintain reliable and constant communication with the administration of the Department, to be available for two hours per week for consultation with students, and to have students fill out the evaluation questionnaire at the end of the course. Instructors report to the Chairperson of the Department.

REQUIREMENTS OF POSITION: Applicants should have native or near-native proficiency in English and possess a graduate degree in Chinese Culture or a related field or other academic and/or professional qualifications deemed suitable for teaching the class. Knowledge of the Chinese language and previous teaching experience at the post-secondary level will be assets.

If you are interested in the above position, please apply in writing (email is preferred) with a resume and cover letter by the application deadline to:

Chinese Studies
c/o Department of Russian Studies
P. O. Box 15000
Halifax, NS B3H 4R2
Tel.: 902-494-3473
Email: rusn@dal.ca

NOTE: If you are applying for multiple positions, please submit a separate application for each posting.

ALL OFFERS OF EMPLOYMENT AS A PART-TIME ACADEMIC ARE CONDITIONAL UPON SUFFICIENT STUDENT ENROLLMENT IN THE COURSE AND APPROVAL BY THE UNIVERSITY.

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Part-Time Academic Posting: Russian Studies

Posted by Russian Studies on October 2, 2014 in Job Postings
PART-TIME ACADEMIC POSTING
DALHOUSIE UNIVERSITY
Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada B3H 4R2

POSTING DATE: October 2, 2014

APPLICATION DEADLINE: October 14, 2014

POSITION: Part-Time Academic

DEPARTMENT/LOCATION: Russian Studies

PAY RATE: As per Collective Agreement with CUPE 3912

WORK ASSIGNMENT: A part-time academic is needed to teach the course RUSN 3060, Winter Term (January 5 – April 9, 2015). The course will be taught with an emphasis on contemporary Ukraine and Russia as well as the post-Soviet world more broadly. The part-time academic will be responsible for all aspects of teaching and administering the class, including lectures, written assignments and marking, test preparation and evaluation. The part-time academic reports to the Chairperson of the Department.

REQUIREMENTS OF POSITION: Previous teaching experience, extensive background in post-Soviet, particularly Ukrainian and Russian, contemporary politics and recent history; PhD preferred; thorough knowledge of English; command of Ukrainian and/or Russian.

IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN THE ABOVE POSITION, PLEASE APPLY IN WRITING BY THE APPLICATION DEADLINE TO:

Denis Kozlov, Chair
Department of Russian Studies
Dalhousie University
6135 University Avenue, Halifax, NS B3H 4R2
Phone: 902-494-3473; Fax: 902-494-2719
Email: rusn@dal.ca

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 an Employment Equity/Affirmative Action employer. The University encourages applications from qualified Aboriginal peoples, people with a disability, racially visible persons and women.