Irving K. Barber Faculty of Arts & Social Sciences

Positions for Full-time and Part-time Sessionals


Psychology

The Department of Psychology of the Irving K. Barber Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences at UBC, Okanagan campus, requires a sessional instructor to teach the following course during Summer Terms in 2022.

Summer T1 (May 16, 2022 – June 30, 2022)

PSYO 270 (3) Introduction to Research Methods and Design

Introduction to the design and critical evaluation of research in experimental psychology. Various research designs and basic statistics. A required course for students majoring in Psychology.

Pre-requisites: All of PSYO 111, PSYO 121.

This course is restricted to students in one of these programs: BA-O, BSC-O in year: >=2 with one of these specializations: MAJ PSYC

PSYO 508 (3) Equity, Diversity, & Inclusion in Clinical & Research Practices

In this graduate course, students will learn how equity, diversity, and inclusion issues are essential concepts in clinical and research practices in psychology.  Students will learn to formulate research questions, designs and create assessment and treatment plans through this lens.

Summer T2 (July 4, 2022 – August 19, 2022)

PSYO 271 102 (3) Introduction to Data Analysis
Introduction to behavioural data analysis, focusing on the use of inferential statistics in psychology, and the conceptual interpretation of data as related to basic experimental designs (laboratory, field research methods). A required course for students majoring in Psychology.

STAT 121 is recommended. [3-0-0] Prerequisite: PSYO 270.

*Please note: This course is offered in-person and is scheduled for Tuesdays, 5:00-8:00 PM PST in LIB 305. The course is capped at 60 students.

Applicants with a PhD in Psychology or a related discipline, and relevant research and post-secondary teaching experience are preferred.

Interested applicants should submit a curriculum vita (including but not limited to previous teaching experience), recent teaching evaluations (if available), and the name of three referees who have agreed to submit letter of references upon request directly to psychology.okanagan@ubc.ca. Please send application documents in electronic format using WORD or PDF files to: psychology.okanagan@ubc.ca or send documents via mail to:

Marla MacDonald, Department Assistant

Department of Psychology

University of British Columbia – Okanagan

ART 321 – 1147 Research Road

Kelowna, B.C. V1V 1V7

Phone: (250) 807-9528

The deadline for receipt of applications is April 15th 2022. All positions are subject to funding and enrollment.

 “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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History and Sociology

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Community, Culture & Global Studies

The Community, Culture and Global Studies department of the Irving K. Barber Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences at UBC Okanagan requires sessional instructor(s) to teach the following courses in Term 2 Winter Sessions 2021. Applicants must be prepared to teach courses in an online format as required.

TERM 2 (January 1 –April 30th 2022)

INDG 100-101- Introduction to Decolonization: Indigenous Studies

Provides students with an overview of the discipline of Indigenous studies including the history, cultures, and experiences of Indigenous people.

INDG 210-001 – Indigenous Peoples of the Americas

Overview of the contemporary socio-economic, political, cultural, and environmental characteristics of the Indigenous peoples of the Americas.

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 names of referees, plus recent teaching evaluations (if available) to Mike Evans, Head michele.bjornson@ubc.ca.  Please send application documents in electronic format using WORD or PDF files. The deadline for applications is December 15, 2021.

All positions are subject to funding and enrollment.

Applications sent by mail, please address to:

Michele Bjornson, Department 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. Mike Evans at mike.evans@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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