Job – Instructor, Introduction to the Humanities (HUM 101) Aboriginal University Prep Program – SFU Surrey. Due: Dec 4, 2015

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Instructor Required for Introduction to the Humanities (HUM 101) Aboriginal University Prep Program
Spring 2016

SFU’s Community Education Program in Lifelong Learning is seeking a temporary, contract instructor for a Humanities 101 3- credit course that will be offered in the Aboriginal University Prep Program, January – April 2016. The Aboriginal University Prep Program is a university transition program that includes both credit and non-credit courses with credits earned counted towards degree requirements and admission to SFU for those students who successfully complete the program.


Ÿ PhD with teaching experience in the course area or topic, or graduate degree (minimum Master’s) combined with relevant teaching experience and professional experience

Ÿ Experience and interest in embedding Indigenous content into the course and affirming Indigenous knowledge in the classroom

Applicants will be required to submit a course outline as part of the selection process, which should indicate how they would present the course taking the above into consideration. Please contact the Community Education Programs for course outlines of past offerings of the course and to acquaint yourself with the focus of the course in previous offerings and to help you determine how you may wish to present the material.

Salary: $8,099.00

Application: Please submit a short cover letter, curriculum vitae, a course proposal (including required and recommended texts, grading breakdown, short description), by email to:

Judy Smith, Director Community Education Programs Lifelong Learning, Simon Fraser University

Applications must be received no later than December 4, 2015.

We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those selected for interviews will be contacted.

N.B. In accordance with Canadian immigration requirements, this advertisement is directed to people who are eligible for employment in Canada at the time of application. Simon Fraser University is committed to the principle of equity in employment and offers equal employment opportunities to qualified applicants.

Freedom of information and protection of privacy: The application information requested is collected under the authority of the University Act (R.S.B.C. 1996, c.468, s. 27(4)(a)), and the University’s policy of Collection of Personal Information.(I 10.05). The information is directly related to processing your application for a sessional instructor/TA/TM appointment and for offers of employment to qualified applicants. If you have any questions about the collection and use of this information please contact the Departmental Manager (AQ5114, 778-782-4094).

PDF: Instructor HUM 101

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