Sessional Instructor – Perspectives on Indigenous Canada

Concordia University of Edmonton is a community of learning grounded in scholarship and academic freedom, preparing students to be independent thinkers, ethical leaders and citizens for the common good.

The Department of Social Sciences at Concordia University of Edmonton invites applications for a Sessional Instructor to join our team for Winter 2018 (January to April 2018). Please note this position begins January 2018.

The following 3-credit course teaching opportunity is available:

NS 111 – Contemporary Perspectives on Indigenous Canada

Course Description: A survey of the major issues and themes shaping Indigenous peoples in Canada today.


  • Minimum of a Master’s of Arts in Indigenous/Native Studies or a related discipline
  • Interest or experiences at University-level teaching
  • A demonstrated ability to work collegially as a team member.

Interested individuals may contact Tolly Bradford, History Program Coordinator, for further information at

Closing Date: Application review will commence on March 24, 2017 and will continue until the position is filled. Concordia is an equal-opportunity employer. Canadian citizens and permanent residents will be given priority. Candidates must be able to successfully pass an employment security check.

Application packages must include:

  • A cover letter describing teaching and research experience
  • Curriculum vitae
  • A portfolio of teaching experience
  • Teaching evaluations for the past 2 years
  • Two academic references.

Please forward all documents in hard-copy or electronic format to:

Human Resources
Concordia University of Edmonton
7128 Ada Boulevard
Edmonton, AB T5B 4E4

We thank all applicants for their interest; only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

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