The Department of Political Science at the University of Victoria invites applications for a Limited Term Assistant Teaching Professor in Canadian Public Policy and Methods for the period September 1, 2014 – April 30, 2015.
The successful candidate will have a Ph.D. in Canadian Politics and/or Public Policy. The appointee will teach six undergraduate courses over the fall and spring terms (September 2014 – April 2015). The courses can include:
POLI 321 – Introduction to Research Methods in Politics
POLI 339 – The Empirical Analysis of Politics (Seminar)
POLI 350 – Introduction to Public Administration
POLI 351 – Public Policy Analysis
POLI 360 – Canadian Federalism and Public Policy
POLI 364 – Canadian Public Policy
POLI 365 – British Columbia Political Economy
POLI 366 – Canadian Political Economy
POLI 369 – Issues in Canadian Politics: Variable topics
Full descriptions of all course offerings can be found at: http://web.uvic.ca/calendar2013/FACS/FoSoS/DoPoS/PSUnCI.html. The appointee may also be expected to assist in supervising Honours students.
All applicants must send a cover letter and include a personal statement, an up-to-date Curriculum Vitae (CV), and, if available, a teaching dossier that contains courses taught to date and summaries of teaching evaluations. Please include the names of three referees and their contact details with the application and send the completed dossier by e-mail to email@example.com. Attention: Dr. Avigail Eisenberg, Chair, Department of Political Science, University of Victoria, PO Box 1700 STN CSC, Victoria BC, V8W 2Y2.
The University of Victoria is an equity employer and encourages applications from women, persons with disabilities, visible minorities, Aboriginal Peoples, people of all sexual orientations and genders, and others who may contribute to the further diversification of the University. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, in accordance with Canadian Immigration requirements, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority.
Applications must reach the Chair no later than 4PM ON FRIDAY, APRIL 25, 2014.