JOB POSTING - Canadian Union of Public Employees, Local 4207

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Position Title: INSTRUCTOR
Course: SOCI 3P00
Course Details: Introduction to Early Modern Social Theory
Start 2013-09-01 End 2013-12-31
$6,067 per half course (195 hours nominally)
$12,134 per full course (390 hours nominally)

Please note: Instructors who are employed in a 2-hour/week lecture, or the equivalent of a 2-hour/week lecture, are responsible for the first hour of seminar/lab in each course.
Duties and responsibilities will be in accordance with Article 22 of the Collective Agreement.
1.PhD in Sociology or a related discipline with demonstrated university training in sociology of early modern social theory. Doctoral candidates in Sociology or a related discipline with graduate course work and comprehensive exams completed (ABD) in sociology of early modern social theory.
2.Specialization or prior teaching experience in sociology of early modern social theory
3.Demonstrated success in university teaching
4.Demonstrated research in sociology of early modern social theory

In your cover letter, explain how you meet each of the four listed qualifications.
Applications will be accepted until 2013-05-16 Applications should include a cover letter, a current resume, a CUPE 4207 application form and your seniority date.

Jill DeBon, Administrative Coordinator
Department of Sociology
Brock University
500 Glenridge Avenue
St. Catharines, ON
L2S 3A1

For further information:
Dr. Hijin Park, Chair ? Appointments Committee
(905) 688-5550 Ext. 3540

Please Note:
If applicable, applicants are responsible for submitting their seniority date with their application. Applicants that don't include a seniority date will be assumed not to have one. All applications should be forwarded to the appropriate department. Do not submit your information to

Positions listed on this posting are subject to course enrolments and budgetary approval.

As per Article 22.04 of the Collective Agreement:

- Graduate Students enrolled at Brock University shall not accept an appointment in excess of an average of ten hours per week over an academic term, in which she is enrolled as a full time student, without the prior permission of the Dean of Graduate Studies.

- Undergraduate Students enrolled at Brock University shall not accept more than nine Teaching Assistant appointments, or the equivalent of nine Teaching Assistant appointments in any classification, per term minus the number of courses in which that student is currently enrolled;

- Part-time Graduate Students and Non-Students shall not accept any appointment which, taken together with all other appointments at the University, would cause the member to exceed the maximum number of regular hours - i.e. not overtime hours - allowable in a work week under the Employment Standards Act, as amended from time to time.

Applicants that are in excess of the above noted workload limits will not have their applications considered unless they have received prior written approval from the appropriate Dean and the Human Resources Department.

A Collective Agreement governs part-time Instructor, Teaching Assistant, Lab Demonstrator, Course Coordinator and Marker-Grader positions at Brock University. A hardcopy of the Agreement can be obtained from Human Resources or accessed on the Human Resources Web Site -
Additional Comments:

Sociology 3P00: Introduction to Early Modern Social Theory
Central ideas of the social sciences, their intellectual origin and their change over time. The works of major social philosophers from the 18th and 19th centuries as well as classical sociological theorists. Lectures, seminar, 3 hours per week.
For office use only: 2013-05-01 - #5556 - Revised - 2013-05-01
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