Part-time Teaching – Political Science


The School of Arts and Social Sciences at CBU invites expressions of interest from persons qualified to teach both introductory and intermediate-level Political Science courses on an individual course assignment starting in January 2019 in the following areas: Canadian Public Administration, Canadian Public Policy, and Canadian Legal Studies.

Applicants should have a graduate degree in a relevant field of study. A PhD is preferred, but applicants with other post-graduate degrees in Political Science, Public Administration, Sociology, or Law, and/or relevant work experience will be considered.

Qualified candidates should send to the Human Resources Department (in PDF format):

  • a letter of application quoting the reference number (SAS1810) and identifying your education and experience as it relates to this position;
  • a curriculum vitae; and
  • complete contact information of three academic/work related references.

Applications will be reviewed on an ongoing basis. Applicants who apply by email will receive a return email confirming receipt.

We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only applicants selected for an interview will be contacted.

Cape Breton University is strongly committed to fostering diversity within our community. We welcome those who would contribute to the further diversification of our staff, our faculty and its scholarship including, but not limited to, women, visible minorities, Aboriginal people, persons with disabilities, and persons of any sexual orientation or gender identity. Please note that all qualified candidates are encouraged to apply but applications from Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority.

Cape Breton University

Human Resources Dept.

P.O. Box 5300, 1250 Grand Lake Road

Sydney, NS  B1P 6L2