Part-Time Position in Native Studies

Published: Thursday, Aug 1, 2013

St. Thomas University invites applications for an instructor to teach the following course in Fredericton from January to April 2014:

Semester 2:
NATI 3903A Native People & The Law I, TTH, 7:00 PM - 8:20 PM
The Evolution of the Indian Act - a legal history of the legal-political relationship between Native peoples and Europeans from early contact times to the British North America Act. An analysis of the Indian Act as a document of protection/assimilation in Canadian Government policy. (Maximum enrolment: 60).

St. Thomas University is an undergraduate, liberal arts institution whose roots are in the faith and tradition of the Roman Catholic Church. With a full-time enrolment of 2,400, its students graduate with Bachelor of Arts, Applied Arts, Education, and Social Work degrees. The faculty members are distinguished teachers, researchers and scholars, and the university holds four Canada Research Chairs.

A PhD, or imminent completion is preferred; a Master’s degree is required. Each applicant is to submit a curriculum vitae, evidence of teaching effectiveness (teaching portfolio preferred), and arrange to have three letters of reference sent directly to Dr. Michael Boudreau, Dean of Humanities, St. Thomas University, Fredericton NB E3B 5G3.

Closing date: August 30, 2013, or when positions are filled. Applicants are responsible for ensuring that their completed applications are received by this date.

An equal opportunity employer, St. Thomas University is committed to employment equity for women, Aboriginal peoples, members of visible minority groups, and persons with disabilities. The university welcomes applications from all faiths and backgrounds. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority.