Contractually Limited Appointment as a Teaching Officer in Ancient History York University, Department of History

Position Rank: Contractually Limited Appointment

Discipline / Field: Ancient History

Home Faculty: Glendon College

Home Department / Area / Division: History

Affiliation / Union: YUFA

Position Start Date: September 1, 2018

Position End Date: June 30, 2019

Department of History
University College York University


The Department of History invites applications for a 10-month limited contract position in the second stream (Teaching component) as a Teaching Officer starting September 1 2018, non-renewable.


Candidates must have a doctorate or be in the process of completion (thesis defended before 1 September 2018) in Classical Studies or History with a specialization in Ancient History (history of Greece and / or Ancient Rome). Candidates must be bilingual (French-English) and able to teach in both languages in a pluricultural context.


The successful candidate must demonstrate excellence, demonstrate promising teaching skills and be able to apply innovative teaching methods. The normal teaching load for this 10-month position in the second stream is equivalent to 3.0 full courses at the undergraduate level. Given the institution's bilingual mandate, the successful candidate must participate in community services in both English and French.


Glendon University College, a bilingual (English-French) faculty at York University, has approximately 2,700 students on a picturesque campus in the heart of Toronto's cosmopolitan city. Glendon is part of the liberal arts tradition and offers a unique undergraduate experience at one of Canada's leading universities. For more information on its programs, please visit the Glendon Web site at


The salary will be based on the collective agreement and experience. All job offers in York are subject to University budgetary authorization.


York University is an employer that has adopted a positive action program and advocates for diversity in its community, including gender and gender. The affirmative action program applies to Aboriginal people, visible minorities, persons with disabilities and women. For more information on the program, please visit the York Web site at or contact the Positive Action Office at (416) 736-5713. The temporary admission of nationals of the United States and Mexico applies under the provisions of the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA), while the citizens of Chile apply under the the Canada-Chile Free Trade Agreement (CCFTA). All qualified persons are encouraged to apply; however, priority will be given to persons of Canadian citizenship or permanent resident status.


Interested candidates should submit a curriculum vitae, a teaching record (eg, teaching philosophy, assessments and course outlines), in hard copy or by e-mail, and send directly signed three confidential letters of recommendation ( two of which should be on teaching) to: Dr. Mark Jurdjevic, Director, Department of History, Glendon University College, York University, 2275 Bayview Avenue, Toronto, Ontario, Canada M4N 3M6, or . Candidates who wish to self-identify to a designated group can do so by downloading and submitting the form on the site ..


Deadline for the submission of applications: 1 December 2017.

If you apply for this position please say you saw it on Educaloxy


All Jobs






Uni Anu

Uni Copenhagen

Uni Gothenburg

Uni Kuwait

Uni Laval

Uni Nus Singapore

Uni Seoul

Uni Simon Fraser

Uni Tcd

Uni Tokio

Uni Unsw