RE220 OC1 – Religion and Popular Culture

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Author pmnationtalk
Date March 12, 2018
Type Full Time
Company Wilfrid Laurier University
Location Waterloo, ON
Category Miscellaneous
Client Wilfrid Laurier University
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Posting ID : 8805
Position Title : RE220 OC1 – Religion and Popular Culture
Faculty/Academic Area : Faculty of Arts
Department : Religion and Culture
Term : May 7, 2018 – August 16, 2018
Days/Times : Online
Campus : Waterloo
Hours per week/Hours Total : 3/36
Anticipated Class Size : 80
Additional Course Requirements : None
Position Summary : RE220
Religion and Popular Culture
0.5 Credit
An examination of the ways religious themes, symbols, icons and language are used in expressions of popular culture. An introduction to the study of the relationship between religion and popular culture using cultural studies perspectives. Selected examples of contemporary or past popular culture will be studied.
Qualifications – Required : Doctoral Degree
Qualifications – Discipline : Religion and Culture
Salary : $4, 896.00
Application Deadline : March 16, 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. Meena Sharify-Funk, Chair Religion and Culture

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 : March 9, 2018
Posting Ends : March 16, 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.

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

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