Term Appointments – Winter 2022/23

The Department of Languages and World Literatures requires an instructor to teach the following section in Winter terms 2022/23.

Term 1 – September 1, 2022 – December 31, 2022

  • SPAN 101.005 Beginners’ Spanish I (in-person MWF)


Preference will be given to applicants with a PhD in the field and with experience teaching at the post-secondary level.

More information about the Faculty of Creative and Critical Studies can be found at:  https://fccs.ok.ubc.ca/

How to Apply

Please email your application electronically to recruitment.fccs@ubc.ca, with the subject line
LWL Winter Term Application.  Documents must be submitted in electronic format as e-mail attachments.  Acceptable formats include Microsoft Word (.doc) and Adobe Acrobat (PDF).

Applications will consist of

  • a letter of application
  • an up-to-date curriculum vitae (detailing post-secondary teaching experience)
  • recent teaching evaluations

In the case of new applicants to UBCO, applications will consist of the above plus a transcript of academic records.

New applicants must also arrange to have at least three confidential letters of reference sent to the same email address, with the subject line Reference letter – LWL Winter Term Posting.

Inquiries can be sent to:  diana.carter@ubc.ca

The deadline for application is August 25, 2022.

All positions are subject to funding and enrolment numbers and are governed by Part 7: Conditions of Appointment for Sessional Lecturers, Collective Agreement between the University of British Columbia and The Faculty Association of the University of British Columbia.

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.

All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority.