Posting ID : 8217 Position Title : **REPOSTING** Course Instructor: CT225 BR – Individual in the Community Faculty/Academic Area : Faculty of Liberal Arts Department : Social and Environmental Justice Term : September 1, 2017 – December 31, 2017 Days/Times : Tuesdays and Thursdays, 11:30am – 12:50pm Campus : Brantford Hours per week/Hours Total : 3/36 Anticipated Class Size : 150 Additional Course Requirements : None Position Summary : This course provides an interdisciplinary overview of contemporary issues from a social science perspective that may incorporate psychological, sociological, historical and political science perspectives. The contribution that social science research can make to our understanding of contemporary issues; social science methodology; and the relationship between the social sciences and policy-making are discussed. Topics covered may include normality and abnormality, conflict, sexuality, interpersonal relationships, group behaviour, and the self and identity. Qualifications – Required : Master’s Degree Qualifications – Other : PhD Preferred
Preference will be given to applicants who demonstrate either (i) a record of interdisciplinary research in Sociology or a related field OR (ii) interdisciplinary teaching experience relating to the relationship between individuals and society. Salary : Undergrad Stipend (non-seniority) $8,000.00 Application Deadline : August 23, 2017 Submit with Application :
Cover letter (required for external applicants)
Contact Information for referees (required for external applicants)
Teaching Dossier, including course evaluations (required for external applicants)
This appointment is in accordance with the Part-time Contract Academic Staff Collective Agreement, for which the Wilfrid Laurier Faculty Association (WLUFA) is the exclusive bargaining agent. Posted on : August 16, 2017 Posting Ends : August 23, 2017 Please Note : For Supplementary Remuneration for large classes or multi-section courses, see Article 28.3
Pursuant to Article 13.5 of the Collective Agreement for Part-time Contract Academic Staff (CAS) and Part-time Librarians, all applicants shall apply electronically. Applications must be received by 23:59 local time of the date on the posting.
Wilfrid Laurier University is committed to equity and values diversity. We welcome applications from qualified women and men, including persons of all genders and sexual orientations, persons with disabilities, Aboriginal persons, and persons of a visible minority. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority. Members of the designated groups must self-identify to the appropriate Dean(s) to be considered for employment equity.
In accordance with the requirements of Citizenship and Immigration Canada, the successful applicants will be required to prove they are legally able to work in Canada.
To obtain a copy of this job posting in accessible format, please contact Jessica Ryde, email@example.com, Senior Administrative Assistant to the Dean, Faculty of Liberal Arts
All course offerings will be contingent on adequate student registration and subject to budgetary funding.