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Contract Academic Staff Appointment, Fall 2021 - Sexuality, Marriage, Family Studies
Date of Posting: June 9, 2021
Position: Contract Academic Staff
St. Jerome’s University invites applications for a contract teaching appointment during the Fall 2021 Term.

Available Course: 2021 Fall Term
Start Date: September 1, 2021
End Date: December 31, 2021


Course Name and Number

Anticipated Class Size

Course Delivery

Qualifications (must be in an area of specialization related to the course)

Sexuality, Marriage, and Family Studies

Introduction to Systemic Therapies and Anti-Oppressive Practices (SMF 208)



Normally a PhD (PhD candidacy or completed Master’s degree may also be considered)

*Course DeliveryThis Fall 2021 course will be delivered remotely. Remote teaching is a form of online teaching that is being used to replace face-to-face teaching. Please visit the University of Waterloo Keep Learning site for information about support.
Per Course Stipend: $8,822 plus 4% vacation pay = $9,174.88
Total # of Classroom Hours: n/a (remote delivery); 1.5 hours of synchronous teaching time will be available if needed
In accordance with the Collective Agreement between St. Jerome’s University and the St. Jerome’s University Academic Staff Association (Contract Academic Staff Unit), consideration of applicants will include an assessment of academic credentials, previous performance, experience, and support for the mission of St. Jerome’s University.
Applications should include:
  1. a letter detailing their interest in and suitability for the position;
  2. a curriculum vitae with contact information; and
  3. evidence of positive teaching performance, such as teaching evaluations, letters of recommendation, statement of teaching philosophy, and previous syllabi where applicable.
  • Candidates who have not previously taught at St. Jerome’s University may be asked to supply letters of reference, or give permission for the Employer to contact referees by telephone or email.
  • If applying for more than one course from all courses currently available to Contract Academic Staff, only one application is needed, but your application letter must specify the course(s) [title and code] you are interested in teaching.
All applications must be submitted electronically by June 18, 2021, to Christine Schwendinger, Academic Administration Coordinator, St. Jerome’s University (
Further Information:
St. Jerome’s University is committed to the principles of employment equity, and in accordance with Canadian immigration requirements this advertisement is directed in the first instance to Canadian citizens and permanent residents of Canada. Candidates requiring accommodation should contact the Director of Human Resources. The University respects, appreciates, and encourages diversity.
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Last Submission Date: 
Friday, 18 Jun, 2021