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Course Instructor: HI256 BR – Human Rights in World History

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Author ahnationtalk
Date February 8, 2019
Deadline Open
Type Full Time
Company Wilfrid Laurier University
Location Brantford,ON
Category Information Technology
Client Wilfrid Laurier University
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Posting ID : 10082
Position Title : Course Instructor: HI256 BR – Human Rights in World History
Faculty/Academic Area : Faculty of Liberal Arts
Department : History
Term : < Spring 2019: May 6, 2019 – June 17, 2019 >
Days/Times : Tuesdays and Thursdays 7:00 p.m. – 9:50 p.m.
Campus : Brantford
Hours per week/Hours Total : 3/36
Anticipated Class Size : 60
Additional Course Requirements : None
Position Summary : A survey of human rights in world history, from their earliest
expression in religious and philosophical texts to the present day. Course themes include: rights in world religions, antislavery, rights and revolutions, the Universal Declaration of Human Rights, rights and development, and International Criminal Law.
Qualifications – Required : Master’s Degree
Qualifications – Other : Research expertise and/or prior teaching experience in the subject matter of the course.
Salary : Undergraduate Stipend: $8,100.00
Application Deadline : February 15, 2019
Submit with Application : Required for All Applicants

CV (required)

Required for External Applicants
Cover Letter
Names and Contact Information for Referees
Evidence of Good Teaching

Teaching Dossier
Sample Course Outline (2-pages maximum)

Applicants will be required to submit proof of academic credentials for highest degree prior to being awarded a contract. It is highly recommended that applicants include this verification with their application.
Candidates should consult WLU Appendix H “ASSESSMENT OF CAS CANDIDATES” and ensure the information required is easily accessible in the application package. The Appendix H form can be found here:

To Apply :

Address Applications to:

Dr. Geoff Spurr

c/o Melissa Weaver

*Please indicate in the subject line the Course Number and Posting Id number. Questions can be directed to Melissa Weaver at 519-756-8228 ext. 5875 or by e-mail,

ALL applicants shall apply electronically.

This appointment is in accordance with the Part-time Contract Academic Staff Collective Agreement, for which the Wilfrid Laurier Faculty Association (WLUFA) is the exclusive bargaining agent.

Posted on : January 22, 2019
Posting Ends : February 15, 2019
Please Note : For Supplementary Remuneration for large classes or multi-section

courses, see Article 28.3

Pursuant to Article 13.5 of the Collective Agreement for Part-time Contract Academic Staff (CAS) and Part-time Librarians, all applicants shall apply electronically. Applications must be received by 23:59 local time of the date on the posting.

Wilfrid Laurier University is committed to equity and values diversity. We welcome applications from qualified women and men, including persons of all genders and sexual orientations, persons with disabilities, Indigenous persons, and persons of a visible minority. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority.  Members of the designated groups must self-identify to the appropriate Dean(s) to be considered for employment equity.

In accordance with the requirements of Citizenship and Immigration Canada, the successful applicants will be required to prove they are legally able to work in Canada.

To obtain a copy of this job posting in accessible format, please contact Tania Iezzi, Administrative Assistant to the Dean, Faculty of Liberal Arts.

All course offerings will be contingent on adequate student registration and subject to budgetary funding.


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