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Part‑time academic posting: History of Science and Technology Program (University of King's College)

Posted by History of Science and Technology Program (University of King's College) on May 7, 2021 in Job Postings

The University of King's College's History of Science and Technology Program invites applications for a part-time instructor who would be responsible for teaching the following course:

HSTC 2400 Science and the Media crosslisted with JOUR 2400.

The course description can be found at:

Content of the class may vary according to the interests of the instructor.

The class will be offered the Winter term (January-April 2022).

 The successful candidate will be responsible for conducting classes and discussions, evaluating assignments, attending staff meetings, and holding office hours.  If eligible, the candidate may be required to supervise a teaching assistant.  This position reports to the Director of the Program.

Qualifications and Experience: Applicants should possess, as a minimum requirement, a master's degree in interdisciplinary studies or a relevant discipline or field of research related to the class. Prior experience teaching at the University level is a strong asset.

Pay Rate: Remuneration is based upon qualifications and experience

To apply: Applicants must submit, in electronic form, a cover letter stating their qualifications for, and interest in, teaching the class, a curriculum vitae, the contact information for two references, and evidence of teaching effectiveness by May 28, 2021 to:

Dr. Gordon McOuat, Director
c/o Sharon Brown
History of Science and Technology Program

All offers of employment as a part-time academic are conditional upon sufficient enrolment in the course and approval by the University.

We strongly encourage the application of those who would contribute to the diversification of our staff and faculty including, but not limited to, women, Indigenous persons, persons with disabilities, visible minorities, and persons of any sexual orientation or gender identity.