College of New Caledonia: Sociology Instructor


full time SESSIONAL faculty appointment



The School of University Studies & Career Access requires a Sociology Instructor to teach first and second year courses.

The successful applicant should be a sociologist with a background and teaching experience in gender studies and the sociology of work, with recent experience teaching introductory sociology.  In addition, the successful applicant should have a sensitive approach to a variety of adult student needs and to international and aboriginal students.


The successful applicant will have:

  • A Master’s degree in sociology or a relevant field; a PhD is preferred
  • Recent teaching experience in sociology

A British Columbia Provincial Instructor’s Diploma (or equivalent) is preferred.

You will be expected to promote a positive work atmosphere and communicate in a professional manner that demonstrates mutual respect with students and colleagues.

You will be part of a team actively engaged in contributing to and accomplishing the vision, mission, and goals of the College of New Caledonia and in supporting the aspirations and needs of our students and communities.

Hiring criteria shall include professional qualifications, professional experience, teaching experience, community awareness and personal attributes so far as they are applicable to the job classification in question. 

SALARY: Salary is commensurate with qualifications and relevant experience.  The anticipated minimum starting salary is $61,864 per annum.  CNC offers a comprehensive compensation package.

TERM: This is a one-year limited term appointment for the period August 21, 2014 to May 11, 2015.

SCREENING DATE: This position will be posted until filled with screening of applications beginning onJune 16, 2014.

CNC is an eligible institution under SSHRC and NSERC regulations

Interested applicants should EMAIL their resume in Word or PDF, to the Human Resources Department at resumes@cnc.bc.caquoting the reference number.  Please include names, addresses and phone numbers of three references, a teaching portfolio including evidence of teaching effectiveness, and a copy of your degree designation with your resume.   You will receive a reply email to acknowledge receipt of your application.   For other employment opportunities, please check our website at:

We would like to thank all candidates in advance for their interest, but only those selected for an interview will be contacted.   CNC embraces the principles of employment equity.


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