The Department of Political Studies at Queen’s University invites applications from suitably qualified candidates interested in teaching a course in Theories of Identity Politics (POLS 456). This is an on-campus seminar course with an expected enrolment of ~20 students. Candidates should have a completed Ph.D. in Political Science. This is a winter term appointment for the period 1 January 2015 to 30 April 2015, with classes in session from 5 January to 2 April 2015. The course is taught on Tuesday 8:30-11:30.
The University invites applications from all qualified individuals. Queen’s University is committed to employment equity and diversity in the workplace and welcomes applications from women, visible minorities, aboriginal people, persons with disabilities, and persons of any sexual orientation or gender identity. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority.
The University will provide support in its recruitment processes to applicants with disabilities, including accommodation that takes into account an applicant’s accessibility needs. If you require accommodation during this process, please contact: Department of Political Studies, Ms. Barb Murphy, at firstname.lastname@example.org, phone number 613-533-6226.
The academic staff at Queen's University are governed by the Collective Agreement between the Queen's University Faculty Association (QUFA) and the University, which is posted at http://www.queensu.ca/provost/faculty/facultyrelations/qufa/collectiveagreement.html.
Applications should include a complete and current curriculum vitae, letters of reference from two (2) referees, a “draft” course outline, and any other relevant materials the candidate wishes to submit for consideration such as a letter of intent, teaching dossier, etc. Please arrange to have applications and supporting documents sent directly to:
Barb Murphy, Administrative Assistant
Department of Political Studies
68 University Avenue
Kingston Ontario Canada K7L 3N6
Review of applications will begin on 2 September 2014. The final appointment is subject to budgetary approval. Additional information about the Department of Political Studies can be found at http://www.queensu.ca/politics.