Sociology

CUPE 3912 Job Posting for Part-Time Instructor

Course:                SOCI 3310 Society and the Environment

Department:      Department of Sociology, Faculty of Arts, Saint Mary’s University.

Semester:           Winter 2020 (08-Jan-2020 - 22-April-2020)

Schedule:            11:30-12:45pm, Mondays & Wednesdays                                        

Academic Calendar Description:

This course offers a sociological examination of selected environmental issues: acid rain, forestry/wildlife, toxic waste, human-caused climate change, etc. 

Qualifications:

The preferred applicant will have experience teaching environmental sociology.  Applicants must possess a PhD (or be ABD) in sociology and have a strong record of undergraduate teaching in sociology.

Remuneration:

Remuneration is in accordance with the Collective Agreement between Saint Mary’s University and CUPE 3912

How to Apply:

Qualified applicants who currently hold a part-time teaching appointment at Saint Mary’s University must submit a cover letter, updated C.V., complete teaching dossier (including evidence of teaching effectiveness), and a relevant course syllabus. Applicants who do not currently hold a part-time teaching appointment at Saint Mary’s University should submit a complete application (including a cover letter, CV, teaching dossier (including evidence of teaching effectiveness), and a relevant course syllabus. Applications not conforming to these expectations will be considered incomplete and will not be considered for this position.

The application deadline is May 15, 2019. Please apply via email to Dr. Randle Hart, Chair, Department of Sociology: randle.hart@smu.ca.

Saint Mary’s University hires on the basis of merit and is committed to the principles of employment equity. Saint Mary’s University encourages applications from qualified women, visible minorities, Aboriginal people, and people with disabilities. Preference will be given to Canadian citizens and permanent residents of Canada.

 

CUPE 3912 Job Posting for Part-Time Instructor

Course:                SOCI 3340 Sociology of Race and Ethnicity

Department:      Department of Sociology, Faculty of Arts, Saint Mary’s University.

Semester:           Winter 2020 (08-Jan-2020 - 22-April-2020)

Schedule:            10:00-11:15am, Tuesdays & Thursdays                                             

Academic Calendar Description:

This course offers a sociological examination of selected environmental issues: acid rain, forestry/wildlife, toxic waste, human-caused climate change, etc.

Qualifications:

The preferred applicant will have experience teaching sociology of race and ethnicity.  Applicants must possess a PhD (or be ABD) in sociology and have a strong record of undergraduate teaching in sociology.

Remuneration:

Remuneration is in accordance with the Collective Agreement between Saint Mary’s University and CUPE 3912

How to Apply:

Qualified applicants who currently hold a part-time teaching appointment at Saint Mary’s University must submit a cover letter, updated C.V., complete teaching dossier (including evidence of teaching effectiveness), and a relevant course syllabus. Applicants who do not currently hold a part-time teaching appointment at Saint Mary’s University should submit a complete application (including a cover letter, CV, teaching dossier (including evidence of teaching effectiveness), and a relevant course syllabus. Applications not conforming to these expectations will be considered incomplete and will not be considered for this position.

The application deadline is May 15, 2019. Please apply via email to Dr. Randle Hart, Chair, Department of Sociology: randle.hart@smu.ca.

Saint Mary’s University hires on the basis of merit and is committed to the principles of employment equity. Saint Mary’s University encourages applications from qualified women, visible minorities, Aboriginal people, and people with disabilities. Preference will be given to Canadian citizens and permanent residents of Canada.

 

CUPE 3912 Job Posting for Part-Time Instructor

Course:                SOCI 3422 Political Sociology

Department:      Department of Sociology, Faculty of Arts, Saint Mary’s University.

Semester:           Fall 2019 (04-Sept-2019 - 19-Dec-2019)

Schedule:            16:00-17:15, Mondays and Wednesdays                                              

Academic Calendar Description:

Students in this course will examine prevalent theories on, and emerging sociological approaches to, political behavior, change, and institutions. Topics will include: voting behaviour, political parties, international relations, lobbying, political culture, political news media, etc.

Qualifications:

The preferred applicant will have experience teaching political sociology. Applicants must possess a PhD (or be ABD) in sociology and must have a strong record of undergraduate teaching in sociology.

Remuneration:

Remuneration is in accordance with the Collective Agreement between Saint Mary’s University and CUPE 3912

How to Apply:

Qualified applicants who currently hold a part-time teaching appointment at Saint Mary’s University must submit a cover letter, updated C.V., complete teaching dossier (including evidence of teaching effectiveness), and a relevant course syllabus. Applicants who do not currently hold a part-time teaching appointment at Saint Mary’s University should submit a complete application (including a cover letter, CV, teaching dossier (including evidence of teaching effectiveness), and a relevant course syllabus. Applications not conforming to these expectations will be considered incomplete and will not be considered for this position.

The application deadline is May 15, 2019. Please apply via email to Dr. Randle Hart, Chair, Department of Sociology: randle.hart@smu.ca.

Saint Mary’s University hires on the basis of merit and is committed to the principles of employment equity. Saint Mary’s University encourages applications from qualified women, visible minorities, Aboriginal people, and people with disabilities. Preference will be given to Canadian citizens and permanent residents of Canada.

 

CUPE 3912 Job Posting for Part-Time Instructor

Course:                SOCI 3423 Ethnic Conflict

Department:      Department of Sociology, Faculty of Arts, Saint Mary’s University.

Semester:           Fall 2019 (04-Sept-2019 - 19-Dec-2019)

Schedule:            8:30-9:45, Tuesdays & Thursdays                                                

Academic Calendar Description:

Ethnic conflict is a social force that is shaping our lives, society, and world history. We will use sociological theories and research to tackle some of the current debates and controversies related to ethnic conflicts, such as opposition to Canadian multiculturalism, Aboriginal protests in Canada, the rise of Islamophobia, the resurgence of the Far Right in Europe, attitudes towards and prevention of Islamic terrorism, and the impact of globalization on ethnic conflict escalation.

Qualifications:

The preferred applicant will have experience teaching the sociology of ethnic conflict. Applicants must possess a PhD (or be ABD) in sociology and have a strong record of undergraduate teaching in sociology.

Remuneration:

Remuneration is in accordance with the Collective Agreement between Saint Mary’s University and CUPE 3912

How to Apply:

Qualified applicants who currently hold a part-time teaching appointment at Saint Mary’s University must submit a cover letter, updated C.V., complete teaching dossier (including evidence of teaching effectiveness), and a relevant course syllabus. Applicants who do not currently hold a part-time teaching appointment at Saint Mary’s University should submit a complete application (including a cover letter, CV, teaching dossier (including evidence of teaching effectiveness), and a relevant course syllabus. Applications not conforming to these expectations will be considered incomplete and will not be considered for this position.

The application deadline is May 15, 2019. Please apply via email to Dr. Randle Hart, Chair, Department of Sociology: randle.hart@smu.ca.

Saint Mary’s University hires on the basis of merit and is committed to the principles of employment equity. Saint Mary’s University encourages applications from qualified women, visible minorities, Aboriginal people, and people with disabilities. Preference will be given to Canadian citizens and permanent residents of Canada.

 

CUPE 3912 Job Posting for Part-Time Instructor 

Course:                SOCI 3491 Rural Sociology

Department:      Department of Sociology, Faculty of Arts, Saint Mary’s University.

Semester:           Winter 2020 (08-Jan-2020 - 22-April-2020)

Schedule:            16:00-17:15, Mondays & Wednesdays                                               

Academic Calendar Description:

Using the contrasting concepts of ‘community’ and ‘locality’ as focal points, the first part of the course examines key sociological concepts and theories related to cohesion, exclusion, identity, gender, class and power. The second part of the course explores the theme of rural revitalization in the global context within which rural communities struggle for survival.

Qualifications:

The preferred applicant will have experience teaching rural sociology.  Applicants must possess a PhD (or be ABD) in sociology and have a strong record of undergraduate teaching in sociology.

Remuneration:

Remuneration is in accordance with the Collective Agreement between Saint Mary’s University and CUPE 3912

How to Apply:

Qualified applicants who currently hold a part-time teaching appointment at Saint Mary’s University must submit a cover letter, updated C.V., complete teaching dossier (including evidence of teaching effectiveness), and a relevant course syllabus. Applicants who do not currently hold a part-time teaching appointment at Saint Mary’s University should submit a complete application (including a cover letter, CV, teaching dossier (including evidence of teaching effectiveness), and a relevant course syllabus. Applications not conforming to these expectations will be considered incomplete and will not be considered for this position.

The application deadline is May 15, 2019. Please apply via email to Dr. Randle Hart, Chair, Department of Sociology: randle.hart@smu.ca.

Saint Mary’s University hires on the basis of merit and is committed to the principles of employment equity. Saint Mary’s University encourages applications from qualified women, visible minorities, Aboriginal people, and people with disabilities. Preference will be given to Canadian citizens and permanent residents of Canada.

 

CUPE 3912 Job Posting for Part-Time Instructor

Course:                SOCI 4224 Inequality & Human Suffering

Department:      Department of Sociology, Faculty of Arts, Saint Mary’s University.

Semester:           Fall 2019 (04-Sept-2019 - 19-Dec-2019)

Schedule:            13:00-14:15, Mondays & Wednesdays                                               

Academic Calendar Description:

Students examine the social, cultural, political, environmental, and moral consequences of contemporary economic conditions in Canada and around the world.  Particular attention is paid to the history of social inequality as well as to the many ways people cope with and resist inequitable conditions.

Qualifications:

The preferred applicant will have experience teaching social inequality. Applicants must possess a PhD (or be ABD) in sociology and have a strong record of undergraduate teaching in sociology.

Remuneration:

Remuneration is in accordance with the Collective Agreement between Saint Mary’s University and CUPE 3912

How to Apply:

Qualified applicants who currently hold a part-time teaching appointment at Saint Mary’s University must submit a cover letter, updated C.V., complete teaching dossier (including evidence of teaching effectiveness), and a relevant course syllabus. Applicants who do not currently hold a part-time teaching appointment at Saint Mary’s University should submit a complete application (including a cover letter, CV, teaching dossier (including evidence of teaching effectiveness), and a relevant course syllabus. Applications not conforming to these expectations will be considered incomplete and will not be considered for this position.

The application deadline is May 15, 2019. Please apply via email to Dr. Randle Hart, Chair, Department of Sociology: randle.hart@smu.ca.

Saint Mary’s University hires on the basis of merit and is committed to the principles of employment equity. Saint Mary’s University encourages applications from qualified women, visible minorities, Aboriginal people, and people with disabilities. Preference will be given to Canadian citizens and permanent residents of Canada.

 

CUPE 3912 Job Posting for Part-Time Instructor

Course:                SOCI 4314 Sociology of Knowledge & Science

Department:      Department of Sociology, Faculty of Arts, Saint Mary’s University.

Semester:           Fall 2019 (04-Sept-2019 - 19-Dec-2019)

Schedule:            16:00-18:29, Tuesdays                                        

Academic Calendar Description:

This seminar examines the relation between knowledge and social context and conditions. Among the issues discussed will be: the social origin of modern science; the roles of society and nature in the content of scientific knowledge; the relation between sociology, history, philosophy and the natural sciences; and the authority, trustworthiness and credibility of that knowledge called "scientific".

Qualifications:

The preferred applicant will have experience teaching sociology of knowledge and science.  Applicants must possess a PhD (or be ABD) in sociology and have a strong record of undergraduate teaching in sociology.

Remuneration:

Remuneration is in accordance with the Collective Agreement between Saint Mary’s University and CUPE 3912

How to Apply:

Qualified applicants who currently hold a part-time teaching appointment at Saint Mary’s University must submit a cover letter, updated C.V., complete teaching dossier (including evidence of teaching effectiveness), and a relevant course syllabus. Applicants who do not currently hold a part-time teaching appointment at Saint Mary’s University should submit a complete application (including a cover letter, CV, teaching dossier (including evidence of teaching effectiveness), and a relevant course syllabus. Applications not conforming to these expectations will be considered incomplete and will not be considered for this position.

The application deadline is May 15, 2019. Please apply via email to Dr. Randle Hart, Chair, Department of Sociology: randle.hart@smu.ca.

Saint Mary’s University hires on the basis of merit and is committed to the principles of employment equity. Saint Mary’s University encourages applications from qualified women, visible minorities, Aboriginal people, and people with disabilities. Preference will be given to Canadian citizens and permanent residents of Canada.

 

CUPE 3912 Job Posting for Part-Time Instructor

Course:                SOCI 4427 Sociology of Tourism

Department:      Department of Sociology, Faculty of Arts, Saint Mary’s University.

Semester:           Fall 2019 (04-Sept-2019 - 19-Dec-2019)

Schedule:            8:30-9:45am, Mondays & Wednesdays                                            

Academic Calendar Description:

Tourism comprises the largest international economic activity of our time.  But is it a blessing or a curse?  Utilizing a range of sociological perspectives, students explore the tourist experience. Topics include, typical types of mass tourism and diverse alternative tourisms.

Qualifications:

The preferred applicant will have experience teaching sociology of tourism.  Applicants must possess a PhD (or be ABD) in sociology and have a strong record of undergraduate teaching in sociology.

Remuneration:

Remuneration is in accordance with the Collective Agreement between Saint Mary’s University and CUPE 3912

How to Apply:

Qualified applicants who currently hold a part-time teaching appointment at Saint Mary’s University must submit a cover letter, updated C.V., complete teaching dossier (including evidence of teaching effectiveness), and a relevant course syllabus. Applicants who do not currently hold a part-time teaching appointment at Saint Mary’s University should submit a complete application (including a cover letter, CV, teaching dossier (including evidence of teaching effectiveness), and a relevant course syllabus. Applications not conforming to these expectations will be considered incomplete and will not be considered for this position.

The application deadline is May 15, 2019. Please apply via email to Dr. Randle Hart, Chair, Department of Sociology: randle.hart@smu.ca.

Saint Mary’s University hires on the basis of merit and is committed to the principles of employment equity. Saint Mary’s University encourages applications from qualified women, visible minorities, Aboriginal people, and people with disabilities. Preference will be given to Canadian citizens and permanent residents of Canada.