Department of Languages, Literatures and Cultures

DEPARTMENT OF

Languages, Literatures and Cultures

DEPARTMENT OF

Languages, Literatures and Cultures

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Job Opportunities

The Faculty Recruitment and Support Office provides prospective faculty members with information on life at Queen's and in the Kingston Community and assists new faculty members and their families with the relocation process. Services are confidential.

Faculty Recruitment and Support Program

 

Faculty Positions

No positions at that time

 

Student Positions

Teaching Assistant Position (half Teaching Assistantship) Winter term 2018

Queen's University and the Public Service Alliance of Canada have formed a new Collective Agreement for Graduate Teaching Assistants and Teaching Fellows. Teaching Assistant positions within the Department of Languages, Literatures and Cultures in collaboration with Cultural Studies are advertised in accordance with the provisions of this Agreement.

The Department of Languages, Literatures and Cultures (Linguistic Program) requires a ½ Teaching Assistantship for the following course:

LLCU 244: Hips Don't Lie?: Music and Culture in Latin America

This survey course explores key aspects of Hispanic history and culture in the twentieth century through the study of its musical production. We will study notions of race, class, gender, and national identity by focusing on specific musical genres.

PREREQUISITE: Second year standing or permission of the Department of Languages, Literatures and Cultures.

Positions will remain posted until they have been filled (no less than 10 calendar days).

TA-ships will not be offered to candidates in Group B, C or D until the qualified candidates in Group A have been exhausted. In addition, we will do our best to match your preference to course offerings.

First Preference – Group A: for qualified graduate students registered as:

(i)         students in a department or program in which the TA-ship will be offered; or

(ii)        students in an interdisciplinary program with TA budget resources,

and for whom   the TA-ship has been granted as part of the funding commitment offered by Queen's University.

Second Preference – Group B: for qualified graduate students registered as:

(i)         students in a department or program in which the TA-ship will be offered; or

(ii)        students in an interdisciplinary program with TA budget resources,

and for whom

(iii)       the TA-ship will not form part of the funding commitment offered by Queen's University; or

(iv)       there is currently no funding commitment provided by Queen's University.

Third Preference – Group C: for qualified graduate students that have previously held a TA-ship or TF-ship for the Employer.

Fourth Preference – Group D: for qualified graduate students that have not yet met the criteria as set out in A, B, or C.

Please forward your applications and ranked course preferences and other relevant material to Laurie Young at youngla@queensu.ca by January 5th 2018.

 

Group A – please rank your course preferences by term

Group B – please rank your course preferences by term, submit CV, unofficial transcripts and a statement of relevant experience and courses for which you are applying

Group C -  please rank your course preferences by term, submit CV, unofficial transcripts and, statement of relevant experience and courses for which you are applying and one academic reference

Group D - please rank your course preferences by term, submit CV, unofficial transcripts, statement of relevant experience and one academic reference

For more information, please contact Laurie Young, Administrative Assistant, Department of Languages, Literatures and Cultures; at 613-533-2113 or by email at youngla@queensu.ca.