Employment Opportunities

Per-Course Appointment

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The Department of Archaeology invites applications from individuals interested in teaching the following undergraduate course in the Fall Semester 2019.

Subject to budgetary restrictions and sufficient enrolments, appointments will be made on a course by course basis and will not entail any obligation to conduct research or to perform any administrative service for Memorial University. Appointments will be made in accordance with the provisions in the MUN-LUMUN Collective Agreement. Course design and evaluation methods for all courses will be in accordance with the Department of Archaeology regulations and the Memorial University Calendar.

Course Title: ARCH 3040 The Human Skeleton
Course Schedule: Slot 10 (MW 9:00-10:15)
Campus Location: St. John’s
Course Description: The Human Skeleton reflects genetic, environmental and cultural influence. This course, emphasizing identification of individual bones in the skeleton, techniques for obtaining size and shape differences in individual bones and the entire skeleton, estimation of group numbers and death rates, and diagnosis of disease and other abnormal conditions, provides a means of assessing all of these influences on past human populations.

For further information regarding this course please visit www.mun.ca/archaeology/about/

Qualifications: Demonstrable expertise in the topic and previous teaching experience are required. An MA or equivalent in Archaeology or a closely-related discipline is required.
To apply for this position:

Please submit a letter of application, curriculum vitae and the names of referees, electronically or in writing to:
Dr. Peter Whitridge
Department Head
Department of Archaeology
Tel: (709) 864-8192 Fax: (709) 864-2374
Memorial University of Newfoundland
St. John’s, NL, A1B 3X8
Email: ghiscock@mun.ca

Salary: As per the MUN-LUMUN Collective Agreement
Closing Date: Monday, June 17, 2019


Department of Archaeology

230 Elizabeth Ave, St. John's, NL, CANADA, A1B 3X9

Postal Address: P.O. Box 4200, St. John's, NL, CANADA, A1C 5S7

Tel: (709) 864-8000