Job – Sessional Assistant Professor, York University Faculty of Education, Due: Oct. 31, 2015

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Sessional Assistant Professor- York University Faculty of Education

The successful candidate will develop and teach courses in the Bachelor of Education program (including Social Studies and Culture in the Primary/Junior and Junior/Intermediate divisions), the new BA in Educational Studies, and the graduate program.

Duration: Contract of three years

Commencement date: July 1, 2016

Applications close: October 31, 2015

Role requirements: Applicants should have completed a doctorate and provide evidence of excellence or promise of excellence in teaching and scholarly research. Preference will be given to applicants who have knowledge of First Nations, Métis, and Inuit content and pedagogy as reflected in the Ontario curriculum. Experience teaching in K-12 schools and familiarity with the use of digital technologies in teaching and learning is highly desirable.

Required documents: send an application letter, curriculum vitae, samples of publications, materials regarding teaching, and three signed letters of reference (sent in separately by the referees).

For further information and to apply please contact Dr. Ron Owston, Dean, Faculty of Education, 242 Winters College, York University, 4700 Keele St., Toronto, ON M3J 1P3 or by e-mail to with the subject line “CLA Social Studies Education.”

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