Part-Time Position in Native Studies


St. Thomas University invites applications for an instructor to teach the following course at Elsipogtog First Nation:


Semester 2: (January to April 2020)

NATI 2103 Intermediate Mi’kmaq, (MWF 9:00-10:00am)

This course is designed to facilitate communication in Mi’kmaq at a functional level. It focuses on listening and speaking skills through basic conversation, and the study of grammar, phonics, structure, vocabulary, and word formation.


St. Thomas University is an undergraduate, liberal arts institution with a full-time enrolment of 2000.  Its students graduate with Bachelor of Arts, Applied Arts, Education, and Social Work degrees. The faculty members are distinguished teachers, researchers and scholars, and the university holds three Canada Research Chairs.


A PhD, or imminent completion is preferred; a Master’s degree is required.  Each applicant is to submit a curriculum vitae, evidence of teaching effectiveness (teaching portfolio preferred), and arrange to have three letters of reference sent directly to Dr. André Loiselle, Dean of Humanities, St. Thomas University, Fredericton, NB E3B 5G3.  Electronic applications may be sent to:


Closing date: November 8, 2019, or when the position is filled. Applicants are responsible for ensuring that their completed applications, including letters of reference, are received by this date.


An equal opportunity employer, St. Thomas University is committed to employment equity for women, Aboriginal peoples, members of visible minority groups, and persons with disabilities. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority.