Part-Time Position in the School of Social Work

St. Thomas University invites applications for an instructor to teach the following course at the Fredericton Inn:


Semester 1: (September 12-13, October 3-4, November 7-8, December 5-6, 2019)

SCWK 5813MM Native Child Welfare

(This course will be taught for a full day on Thursday and Friday morning each month)

This course will provide theoretical frameworks and practice skills relevant to the field of child welfare in Native communities in Canada. As well, the course will review historical development and cultural factors which influence Native child welfare policies, services, and programs. (Maximum enrolment: 30)


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 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. Marilyn Dupré, Director, School of Social Work, St. Thomas University, Fredericton, NB E3B 5G3. Electronic applications may be sent to


Closing date: June 20, 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.