Faculty Opportunities (Fall 2020)
4 Month Teaching Term Appointments: Department of Sociology
Memorial University of Newfoundland’s Sociology Department will make a 4-month teaching term appointment for teaching during fall semester of 2020, subject to budgetary approval and to sufficient enrolments.
The minimum qualification for teaching term appointments is normally a completed doctoral degree in Sociology. In exceptional cases, a master’s degree in Sociology together with appropriate teaching experience maybe an acceptable qualification.
The successful candidate will be asked to teach one section each of Sociology 1000 (Introduction to Sociology), Sociology 2230 (Newfoundland Society and Culture), and Sociology 3290 (Deviance) and must show evidence of having sufficient experience and educational background to do so. For further details on these appointments, please contact the interim head of Sociology (firstname.lastname@example.org) by May 15, 2020. Please forward a curriculum vitae, evidence of effective teaching, and the names and addresses of three referees, to Dr. Erwin Warkentin, Interim Head of Sociology at the Memorial University of Newfoundland, St. John’s, Newfoundland A1C 5S7
All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadian citizens and permanent residents of Canada will be given priority. Memorial University is committed to employment equity and encourages applications from qualified women and men, visible minorities, aboriginal people, and persons with disabilities.
- Graduate Assistantships: The department has several positions for graduate students (MA & PhD) to assist faculty with teaching and research. Every semester the Graduate Coordinator will send out an email. You can also contact the Grad Coordiantor or specific faculty directly.
- The Graduate Student Work Experience Program (GradSWEP)
- Graduate Transition To Employment Program