Mount Allison University

306 27102
Position ID:MountA-AP [#27102]
Position Title: Assistant Professor
Position Type:Non tenure-track faculty
Position Location:Sackville, New Brunswick E4L 1E6, Canada [map] sort by distance
Subject Area: Geography / Human Geography/Environmental Studies
Appl Deadline:2024/03/01 11:59PMhelp popup (posted 2024/02/02, listed until 2024/08/02)
Position Description:    

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The Department of Geography and Environment at Mount Allison University is a dynamic, undergraduate-focused department supporting degrees in Geography (BA), Environmental Studies (BA), and Environmental Science (BSc). The Department invites applications for a full-time nine (9)-month sessional position at the rank of Lecturer or Assistant Professor to teach specifically in the areas of Human Geography. The successful candidate must hold a Ph.D. in Geography or a complementary discipline, although candidates very near completion of their doctoral degrees will be considered. The successful candidate will be required to teach FIVE courses in the undergraduate program including the The Human Environment, Research Methods in Human Geography & the Environment, and three additional courses selected from among options in urban, economic, development and transportation geography. In-person instruction is expected. Applicants can learn more about the Department at: https://mta.ca/current-students/department-geography-and-environment.

The anticipated start date for the position is August 1, 2024 and is subject to budgetary approval. Applications must include a curriculum vitae, evidence of effective teaching (including a teaching dossier if available), a statement of teaching interests/innovation, and the names and contact information for 3 references. Applications must be submitted at https://academicjobsonline.org/ajo/jobs/27102 and are due by March 1, 2024.

For more information contact:

Dr. Bradley Walters, Department Head and Chair of the Search Committee Department of Geography and Environment, Mount Allison University 144 Main Street, Sackville, NB E4L 1A7 Email: bwalters@mta.ca

Mount Allison acknowledges, honours, and respects that the land named Sackville, NB is part of the unceded territory of the Mi’kmaq People who are the historic inhabitants, custodians, and dwellers on the land where our University is built and confirms its commitment to strengthening relationships with all Indigenous people.

Mount Allison is committed to diversity and inclusiveness. We encourage applications from members of racialized communities, Indigenous persons, persons with disabilities, and persons of all sexual and gender identities. We seek candidates with qualifications and knowledge to contribute specifically to the further diversification of our campus community.

All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadian citizens and permanent residents are given priority. Canadians and permanent residents should indicate their citizenship status in their application.


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Further Info:
www.mta.ca
 
67 York Street
Sackville, NB E4L 1E6