Hellenic Studies Postings

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POSTED ON TUESDAY SEPTEMBER 29th, 2015

THE HELLENIC STUDIES PROGRAM AT SIMON FRASER UNIVERSITY INVITES APPLICATIONS FOR

A SESSIONAL INSTRUCTOR POSITION FOR SPRING 2016 AT THE BURNABY CAMPUS

to teach: HIST/HS 364-4: Traveller, Diplomatic, and Media Narratives in Greece, the Balkans and the Mediterranean

 

Please note that positions may be conditional upon enrollment and are subject to funding. Teaching schedules are only tentative at this point in time.

 

This position is for the 1161 semester which commences January 5, 2016. Salary will be paid according to TSSU rates and based on teaching contact hours.  

 

 

The successful applicant will have a demonstrated expertise in: diplomatic history; the history of the Balkans from the Roman Empire to the present; the history of Greece; show strong evidence of teaching potential; and possess a strong publishing record in the above subjects.  Furthermore, applicants at a minimum should have completed all requirements in their respective PhD program except defending their dissertation (ABD). In accordance with immigration requirements, this advertisement is directed to individuals eligible for employment in Canada at the time of application. Simon Fraser University is committed to the principles of equity in employment and offers equal employment opportunities to qualified applicants.

 

Closing date for applications is October 14, 2015 .  Applicants should submit a cover letter, course outline, curriculum vitae and three letters of reference.  Please address applications to:

 

               Professor Andre Gerolymatos,

               Director and Chair,

               c/o Maria Hamilton, Manager, Academic and Administrative Services

               Simon Fraser University

               8888 University Drive

               Burnaby, B.C. V5A 1S6

 

HIST/HS 364-4 Traveller, Diplomatic, and Media Narratives in Greece, the Balkans and the Mediterranean   (3 hour lectures/1 hour tutorials [ 4 contact hours])

Lectures:  Mondays 14:30-17:20

   Tutorial: (1) Wednesdays 14:30-15:20

 

 

 

*The information requested on this form is collected under the authority of the University Act (R.S.B.C. 1996, c. 468, s. 27(4) (a)), and the University’s policy of Collection of Personal Information. (I 10.05). The information is directly related to processing your application for a sessional instructor appointment and for offers of employment for successful applicants. If you have any questions about the collection and use of this information, please contact Maria Hamilton, Academic and Administrative Services, Hellenic Studies Program, 778-782-5886

 

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