Part-Time Position in the School of Education

St. Thomas University invites external applications for instructors to teach the following courses in Fredericton:

 

Semester 1: (September 3 – November 1, 2019)

EDUC 5843A Methods in Middle/Secondary Social Studies TTH 8:30 AM – 10:20 AM

This course is an introduction to instructional strategies and methods for teaching social studies. The course intends to help pre-service teachers integrate their knowledge of social studies with educational best practices. The areas of social studies focus are geography, history, political science, and economics. (Maximum enrolment: 30)

Successful candidate should be a certified teacher with a minimum of three years of teaching experience, have university course work in social studies and have experience teaching social studies at the Middle and/or High School Level.

 

St. Thomas University is an undergraduate, liberal arts institution with a full-time enrolment of 1,900.  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 two Canada Research Chairs.

 

A PhD, or imminent completion is preferred; a Master’s degree and a B.Ed. 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 Prof. Léo-James Lévesque, Director, School of Education, St. Thomas University, Fredericton, NB E3B 5G3. Electronic applications may be sent to lleves@stu.ca.

 

Closing date: Noon on July 15, 2019, or when the positions are filled. Applicants are responsible for ensuring that their completed applications highlighting qualifications that meet the job requirements 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.