Positions for Full-time and Part-time Sessionals

Irving K. Barber School of Arts and Sciences


    Unit 1: Community, Culture and Global Studies

    The Community, Culture and Global Studies Department of the Irving K. Barber School of Arts and Sciences at UBC Okanagan requires a sessional instructor to teach the following course in Winter Session 2017-18.

    TERM 2 (January 1, 2018-April 30, 2018)

    INDG 309- Indigenous Perspectives on Health

    Introduction to current thinking about Indigenous peoples' health, and especially Indigenous peoples' perspectives on health and contemporary health systems. Includes a critical examination of concepts of health within the context of ongoing processes of colonization.

    Applicants with a PhD in Indigenous Studies, or a related discipline, and relevant research and post-secondary teaching experience are preferred.  Interested applicants should forward a Curriculum vitae and three letters of reference, plus recent teaching evaluations (if available) to Susan Frohlick, Head ccgs.admin@ubc.ca.  Please send application documents in electronic format using WORD or PDF files. The deadline for applications is September 15, 2017.

    All positions are subject to funding and enrollment.

    Applications sent by mail, please address to: 

    Michele Bjornson, Unit Assistant
    Community, Culture and Global Studies
    University of British Columbia Okanagan
    ART 270
    1147 Research Road
    Kelowna, BC Canada V1V 1V7
    Phone:  250 807-9337

    For more information regarding the positions, please contact Dr. Susan Frohlick at susan.frohlick@ubc.ca.

     Equity and diversity are essential to academic excellence. An open and diverse community fosters the inclusion of voices that have been underrepresented or discouraged. We encourage applications from members of groups that have been marginalized on any grounds enumerated under the B.C. Human Rights Code, including sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, racialization, disability, political belief, religion, marital or family status, age, and/or status as a First Nation, Metis, Inuit, or Indigenous person.

     

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    Unit 2: Biology

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    Unit 3: Chemistry

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    Unit 4: Psychology

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    Unit 5: Computer Science | Mathematics | Physics | Statistics

     

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    Unit 6: History and Sociology

     

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    Unit 7: Earth, Environmental and Geographic Sciences 

    The Department of Earth, Environmental and Geographic Sciences of the Irving K. Barber School of Arts and Sciences at UBC Okanagan require a sessional instructor(s) to teach the following courses:

    WINTER SESSION 2017: Term 2 January to April 2018

    EESC/GEOG 422 Fluvial Geomorphology

    Geomorphic forms and processes within and along streams and rivers; flow hydraulics; sediment transport and bedform mechanics; hydraulic geometry; channel and floodplain dynamics; sediment yield; river habitat and stream rehabilitation.

    Applicants with a PhD in the discipline, or a related discipline, and relevant research and post-secondary teaching experience preferred. Interested applicants should forward a curriculum vita, evidence of teaching ability (i.e. course evaluations if available) and three letters of reference sent directly to the department by their referees.  The Department will commence to review applications after September 30, 2017.  Later applications will be considered if no suitable candidate is found. Deadline for receipt of applications is October 30, 2017.

    EESC/GEOG 356 Stratigraphy and Sedimentology

    Introduction to sediments, soils, sedimentary rocks, stratigraphy, and the stratigraphic code and sedimentary petrology. Selected facies models and methods of environmental analysis.

    EESC/GEOG 381 Fundamentals of Geographic Information Science II

    GIS, remote sensing, GPS; geostatistics, spatial analysis and neighbourhood analysis; visualization, 3D rendering, and animation; principles of geocoding; online mapping and open-source GIS; applied project and workflow management. Laboratory exercises require ArcGIS. Credit will be granted for only one of GEOG 370, GEOG 381 or EESC 381

    Applicants with a PhD in the discipline, or a related discipline, and relevant research and post-secondary teaching experience preferred. Interested applicants should forward a curriculum vita, evidence of teaching ability (i.e. course evaluations if available) and three letters of reference sent directly to the department by their referees.  Deadline for receipt of applications is  October 30, 2017.

    Please send application documents in electronic format using WORD or PDF files to: EESC.GEOG.okanagan@ubc.ca or send documents via mail to:

    University of British Columbia, Okanagan Campus
    IKBSAS Earth, Environmental and Geographic Sciences
    Attention:  Janet Heisler
    Senior Administrative Assistant
    305 Science Building
    1177 Research Road
    Kelowna, BC Canada V1V 1V7

    For more information regarding the positions, please contact Dr. Ed Hornibrook, Head at Ed.Hornibrook@ubc.ca

    All positions are subject to funding.

    UBC hires on the basis of merit and is committed to employment equity. All qualified persons are encouraged to apply. We especially welcome applications from members of visible minority groups, women, Aboriginal persons, persons with disabilities, persons of minority sexual orientations and gender identities, and others with the skills and knowledge to engage productively with diverse communities. Government regulations require that Canadians and permanent residents of Canada will be given priority. All appointments are subject to budgetary approval. 

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    Unit 8: Economics | Philosophy | Political Science

     

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