Contract Instructor Opportunities – Summer 2021

The Institute of African Studies is seeking qualified contract instructors for the 2021 summer session. As a general rule, the minimum qualification is an MA in the appropriate field.  Terms and conditions of employment are set out in the Collective Agreement between Carleton University and CUPE Local 4600, unit 2.

The University may require that all or part of this course be delivered remotely, including online. Course(s) for which contract instructors are currently being sought are:

Course Description Session
AFRI 1001 [0.5 credit] Introduction to African Studies
Introduction to African studies, including history, geography, literature, and the arts.
Jul – Aug


Application Procedures and Deadlines:

All applicants must apply to their expression of interest for teaching should be sent to the Institute Director in writing via email:

Professor Christine Duff, Director
C/o June Payne
Institute of African Studies

Carleton University

The deadline for receipt of applications is January 11, 2021

As per Article 15.3 of the current CUPE 4600 Unit 2 Collective Agreement, applicants are required to submit an up to date CV, including a complete listing of all courses taught within the CUPE 4600 Unit 2 bargaining unit at Carleton University. Candidates who have already contacted the department and submitted a CV recently need only indicate their interest in particular courses. NOTE that when applying to courses for which they have incumbency, applicants shall not be required to (re)submit documentation beyond their updated CV.

Disclaimer: All contract instructor positions are subject to budgetary approval. Advertisement is not a guarantee that a particular course will be offered.

Call for Applications: IAS Contract Instructor Opportunities Summer 2021