Course Instructors, Aboriginal Studies

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Posting #:OP 05/2014
Posted:May 26, 2014
Employment Status:Contract
Faculty:Faculty of Education
Department:Tecumseh Centre for Aboriginal Research and Education
Salary Scale:
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Job Summary

The Tecumseh Centre for Aboriginal Research and Education invites qualified applicants to teach one or more courses in Aboriginal Studies. In particular, the Centre is seeking instructors for:

ABST 1F90 (Introduction to Aboriginal Studies);
ABST 2F14 (Decolonizing Aboriginal Women’s Identities);
ABST 2F80 (Introduction to Aboriginal Education in Canada); and/or
ABST 2F90 (Studies in Aboriginal History I).

These positions, for the September, 2014 to April 2015 academic year, are subject to budgetary approval.


The successful candidates will hold graduate degrees in Education, Aboriginal Studies or equivalent. Teaching experience and/or experience in Aboriginal education are expected, along with deep understandings of Aboriginal cultural and linguistic realities. It is expected that candidates will also understand government policies affecting Aboriginal students, families and communities.


The deadline for applications is June 15, 2014. Applications must include a cover letter and curriculum vitae with the names of three references. Only candidates shortlisted for interviews will be contacted. All applications will be kept on file should other instructional opportunities arise.

Please direct applications to:
Sarah McGean, Administrative Coordinator
Brock University | Tecumseh Centre for Aboriginal Research and Education
500 Glenridge Avenue | St. Catharines, ON L2S 3A1

Brock University is an equal opportunity employer committed to inclusive, barrier-free recruitment and selection processes and work environment. We will accommodate the needs of the applicants under the Ontario Human Rights Code and the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA) throughout all stages of the recruitment and selection process. Please advise the Human Resources Department to ensure your accessibility needs are accommodated through this process. Information received relating to accommodation measure will be addressed confidentially.