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5-month sessional (full-time) appointment in Politics and International Studies

Bishop's University
Lennoxville, Canada
Application Deadline: 23 October, 2014

The Department of Politics and International Studies invites applications for a 5-month sessional (full-time) appointment beginning January 1st, 2015. The successful candidate would be responsible for teaching three courses in the areas of diplomacy and foreign policy, as well as either North or Latin America, for the department during the Winter 2015 term. In particular, the candidate would be responsible for teaching:

- A first year introductory course on diplomacy
- A 2nd or 3rd year course in foreign policy
A course on either Latin America or North America (Canada or the United States acceptable)
Applicants should have a PhD in Political Science or be near completion and experience teaching in an undergraduate environment.

Competitive remuneration, benefits and working conditions can be found in the 2012-15 Full-time Faculty Collective Agreement available on the Bishop’s website.

Applications, including a curriculum vitae and relevant teaching materials (teaching philosophy, course outlines and teaching evaluations), should be emailed to mgallich@ubishops.ca (directed to Dr. Heather McKeen-Edwards, Chair, Department of Politics and International Studies, Bishop’s University, 2600 College, Sherbrooke, QC, J1M 1Z7) by October 23rd, 2014.



Fixed term lectureship in EU politics

University of Leicester
Leicester, United Kingdom
Application Deadline: 23 October, 2014

We have a vacancy at the University of Leicester for a five-month lectureship with teaching mainly, although not exclusively, focused on European Union politics at undergraduate and postgraduate levels. More details can be found on the University of Leicester's website here:

and there is a link via jobs.ac.uk here: http://www.jobs.ac.uk/job/AJS184/lecturer-in-politics-fixed-term/

The lectureship begins on 26 January 2015 and the closing date for applications is 23 October 2014.

Any informal inquiries should be addressed to Rick Whitaker: richard.whitaker@leicester.ac.uk.