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DEVS 305/6.0 – Cuban Culture and Society

Departments of Film and Media and Global Development Studies

Queen’s University, Kingston, ON CAN K7L 3N6

The Departments of Film and Media and Global Development Studies at Queen’s University invites applications from suitably qualified candidates interested in co-teaching the Cuban Culture and Society course.  This is third year course with an expected enrolment of 40 students that takes place on campus and in Havana, Cuba.  Candidates should have a M.A. or M.Sc. or Ph.D., be fluent in Spanish, and teaching experience at the University level in Film and Media and/or in Global Development Studies.  This is a winter term appointment for the period January 1, 2018 to May 31, 2018, with classes in session from January 11, 2018 to April 6, 2018. Pre-Departure Sessions from April 26 to May 3, 2018, and Havana, Cuba session from May 5, 2018 to May 19, 2018.

The University invites applications from all qualified individuals.  Queen’s University is committed to employment equity and diversity in the workplace and welcomes applications from women, visible minorities, Aboriginal people, persons with disabilities, and LGBTQ persons.  All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority.

The University will provide support in its recruitment processes to applicants with disabilities, including accommodation that takes into account an applicant’s accessibility needs. If you require accommodation during this process, please contact: Global Development Studies, Barbra Brousseau, bb13@queensu.ca, 613-533-6000, extension 77210.

Graduate Teachings Assistants and Teaching Fellows at Queen's University are governed by the Collective Agreement for Teaching Assistants and Teaching Fellows between PSAC Local 901 and Queen's University which is posted at http://queensu.ca/facultyrelations/teaching-assistants-and-fellows/colle... Remuneration will be in accordance with the Collective Agreement, and appointments are subject to funding or enrolment criteria.

Applications should include a cover letter, a complete and current curriculum vitae, and a letter of reference from one (1) referee, as well as any other relevant materials the candidate wishes to submit for consideration such as a teaching dossier, or student evaluations, etc. 

Please arrange to have applications and supporting documentation sent directly to:

Ms. Barbra Brousseau, Departmental Administrator

Department of Global Development Studies
68 University Avenue

Mackintosh-Corry Hall, Suite B401, Queen’s University
Kingston Ontario Canada K7L 3N6

Email:  bb13@queensu.ca


Note: The letter of reference should be sent separately by a qualified referee who is familiar with the applicant's teaching experience. Review of applications will begin on December 8, 2017, and continue until the position is filled. The final appointment is subject to budgetary approval.

Posted:  November 22, 2017