Providing leadership through our strengths in programming, services and research, Yukon College’s main campus in Whitehorse and 12 community campuses cover the territory. A small college, YC provides a stimulating and collegial environment. We work with Yukon communities, Yukon First Nations, local governments, business and industry to promote a community of learners within a vibrant organization. Come join us as we continue to enhance the Yukon’s capacity through education and training.
School of Liberal Arts
Applied Arts Division
Ayamdigut (Whitehorse) Campus
Start Date: July 02, 2013
Salary: $71, 220 to $84,779 per annum
(Based on 75.0 hours bi-weekly)
Initial Reviewing Date: February 25, 2013
Competition No.: 13.07
We are looking for a dynamic individual to instruct university-level courses in sociology and related disciplines, especially Women’s and Gender Studies. The sociology instructor will provide students with foundational knowledge essential to various Yukon College programs and career paths, credits transferrable to other colleges and universities, and opportunities for personal and professional development.
The successful candidate will stay current in sociology and trends in postsecondary education through ongoing professional development, promote Liberal Arts courses and programs to the public and prospective students, serve on College committees, and advise students on their academic pathways.
Applicants should have a Master’s or PhD in sociology or a Master’s or PhD in a related discipline with experience teaching sociology. Additional experience in any of the following will be considered an asset:
- teaching First Nations students and/or indigenous studies courses
- teaching through distance-education technologies
- teaching adult learners
- research in sociology or related disciplines and/or the scholarship of teaching and learning.
Go to http://www.yukoncollege.yk.ca/human_resources/job_postings/ for more information on all job competitions.
Quoting the competition number, please submit your resume and cover letter to: Yukon College, Human Resource Services,
Box 2799, 500 College Drive, Whitehorse, Yukon, Y1A 5K4
Fax: 867 668-8896 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org