Earth Governance: The Politics and Law of Environmental Policy/IP612

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Author ahnationtalk
Date February 28, 2018
Type Full Time
Company Wilfrid Laurier University
Location Waterloo, ON
Category Legal / Paralegal
Client Wilfrid Laurier University
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Posting ID : 8781
Position Title : Earth Governance: The Politics and Law of Environmental Policy/IP612
Faculty/Academic Area : Balsillie School of International Affairs
Department : SIPG
Term : May 7-August 11 (Spring)
Days/Times : TBD
Campus : Waterloo
Hours per week/Hours Total : 3/39
Anticipated Class Size : 15
Additional Course Requirements : None
Notes on Additional Course Requirements : note that this class is taught at the Balsillie School of International Affairs, 57 Erb St West Waterloo
Hours for Additional Course Requirements : n/a
Position Summary : This course delves into key issues and policy debates in global environmental governance and law, examining the roles of different actors, paradigms and mechanisms within a broader setting characterized by unequal political and economic power. In addition to exploring cross-cutting questions about the evolving shape of international law and earth governance, the course will probe the interaction between policy directions and human-environment relationships in the context of specific issue areas like water, forests, fisheries and biodiversity.
Qualifications – Required : Master’s Degree
Qualifications – Discipline : Master’s in appropriate area of specialization
Qualifications – Areas of Specialization : Environment or relevant discipline
Qualifications – Professional Designation : n/a
Salary : non-sen $8,000-sen $8029.53
Application Deadline : March 10, 2018
Submit with Application : Required for All Applicants

  • CV (required)
Required for External Applicants
  • Names and Contact Information for Referees
  • Evidence of Good Teaching
  • Cover letter
  • Teaching Dossier
  • Sample Course Outline (2-pages maximum)

Applicants must submit proof of academic credentials for highest degree with application. Applications not containing verification of highest degree, unless already on file with the university, will not be considered

To Apply :
Address Applications to:Dr. Alistair Edgar, Associate Dean, School of International Policy and Governance. 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 : Feb 23, 2018
Posting Ends : March 10, 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 _Kelly Brown kbrown@wlu.ca__________________

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

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