CS341B Critical Advertising Studies (Winter 2020)

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Author pmnationtalk
Date September 18, 2019
Type Full Time
Company Wilfrid Laurier University
Salary $8,100.00 - Per Week
Location Waterloo, ON
Category Education/Administrative
Client Wilfrid Laurier University
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CS341B Critical Advertising Studies (Winter 2020)

Posting ID : 11263
Position Title : CS341B Critical Advertising Studies (Winter 2020)
Faculty/Academic Area : Faculty of Arts
Department : Communication Studies Department, Cultural Studies Program
Term : January 1 – April 30
Days/Times : Wednesdays 1900-2150
Campus : Waterloo
Hours per week/Hours Total : 3/36
Anticipated Class Size : 50
Additional Course Requirements : None
Position Summary : CS341 Critical Advertising Studies
This course is an introduction to the critical study of advertising as a form of communication. The key objectives of this course are to provide a historical perspective on advertising’s role in the expansion of the market economy and consumer culture during the 20th century. Topics may include; conspicuous consumption, the semiotics of advertising, advertising to children, people as consumers/audiences, the relationship of advertising to mass media and advertising as visual culture.
Qualifications – Required : Doctoral Degree
Qualifications – Discipline : Communication Studies or cognate discipline
Salary : $8,100.00
Application Deadline : October 2, 2019
Submit with Application : Required for All Applicants

  • CV (required)
Required for External Applicants
  • Names and Contact Information for Referees
  • Evidence of Good Teaching (only original institutional records will be considered, not summaries nor selected excerpts)
  • Cover letter (highlight teaching and research experience relevant to the course)
  • Teaching Dossier
  • Syllabi of relevant courses and/or a sample Course Outline (2-pages maximum) specific to the course

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. Peter Urquhart, Chair
Communication Studies Department and Cultural Studies Program
NOTE: We ask that all application material be submitted in a single PDF document. Applicants wishing to apply for more than one posting for CS or KS should apply with one application.
All applicants are assessed using Appendix H of the Part-time Contract Academic Staff Collective Agreement. Candidates should consult WLU “Appendix H: Assessment of CAS Candidates” and ensure the information required is easily accessible in the application.
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 : September 17, 2019
Posting Ends : October 2, 2019
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 artsinfo@wlu.ca
All course offerings will be contingent on adequate student registration and subject to budgetary funding.


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