The Department of English and Modern Languages at Thompson Rivers University, Williams Lake campus, invites applications for a tenure-
track bipartite position at the rank of Lecturer. Bipartite positions at TRU are teaching-focused appointments. The position is subject to budgetary approval and is scheduled to commence on July 1, 2018.
The successful candidate must have the versatility to teach a variety of undergraduate courses in the English program, including first-
year academic writing, literature, and possibly creative writing.
The successful candidate will also be expected to become engaged in curriculum innovation.
TRU’s Williams Lake campus is located in the small city that is the heart of the Cariboo. Enjoy four seasons of outdoor adventures, a region rich in history and a friendly, close-
knit campus community of nearly 1,800 students.
Ph.D. in English required
Teaching experience at the post-secondary level required
We welcome applicants from a wide variety of specializations in English literature. Special consideration will be given to candidates with demonstrated expertise in Indigenous Literature and / or experience teaching Indigenous learners.
Please Note : If you are selected for interview, External Candidates will be required to bring a copy of their transcripts to the interview
According to TRUFA Salary Schedule
Diversity and Inclusion Commitment :
Thompson Rivers University is strongly committed to fostering diversity within our community. We welcome those who would contribute to the further diversification of our staff, our faculty and its scholarship including, but not limited to, women, visible minorities, Aboriginal people, persons with disabilities and persons of any sexual orientation or gender identity.
Please note that all qualified candidates are encouraged to apply, however applications from Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority.
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