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Course Instructor: SOJE324 – Globalization, Culture and Society

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Author pmnationtalk
Date November 4, 2018
Type Full Time
Company Wilfrid Laurier University
Salary $8,100 - Annual
Location Brantford, ON
Category Miscellaneous
Client Wilfrid Laurier University
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Posting ID : 9911
Position Title : Course Instructor: SOJE324 – Globalization, Culture and Society
Faculty/Academic Area : Faculty of Liberal Arts
Department : Social and Environmental Justice
Term : January 1, 2019 – April 30, 2019
Days/Times : Wednesday and Friday – 10:00am – 11:20am
Campus : Brantford
Hours per week/Hours Total : 3/36
Anticipated Class Size : 60
Additional Course Requirements : None
Position Summary :

The term ‘globalization’ is often associated with the idea of a ‘shrinking world’ as regional cultures, languages, values, and people come into increasing contact through advances in technology and mobility. These exchanges can be a source of transformation, innovation, collaboration and conflict. This course helps students gain an understanding of the terminology, trends and challenges of globalization while also looking at the effects of this development on a variety of culturally-informed spheres such as language, food, religion, popular culture, gender roles, education, art, sports, fashion, politics, health care and others.

Qualifications – Required : Master’s Degree
Qualifications – Discipline : Humanities and Social Sciences
Qualifications – Other : MA minimum, PhD preferred.

Preference will be given to applicants who demonstrate either (i) a record of interdisciplinary research in globalization and culture OR (ii) interdisciplinary teaching experience relating to globalization and culture.

Salary : $8,100
Application Deadline : November 7, 2018
Submit with Application :

  • CV (required)
  • Cover letter (required for external applicants)
  • Contact information for Referees (required for external applicants)
  • Teaching Dossier, including course evaluations (required for external applicants)

Applicants will be required to submit proof of academic credentials for highest degree prior to being awarded a contract. It is highly recommended that applicants include this verification with their application.
To Apply : Address Applications to:

Dr. Brenda Murphy

c/o Nicole Morgan

All applicants shall apply electronically.

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 : November 1, 2018
Posting Ends : November 7, 2018
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, Indigenous 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 Nicole Morgan,, Academic Program Assistant for the Faculty of Liberal Arts.

All course offerings will be contingent on adequate student registration and subject to budgetary funding.

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