Sessional Instructor

MacEwan University -

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Competition No. 23.10.280


Sessional Commensurate with qualifications A review of applications will begin November 20, 2023, and continue until a suitable candidate is found.

About Us

MacEwan University is where caring faculty help people connect their passions to their future paths. Located in the heart of Edmonton’s diverse and dynamic downtown community, and on the traditional lands of Treaty 6 First Nations and homelands of the Métis people, MacEwan is known for exceptional undergraduate learning. With its dedication to teaching excellence, informed by scholarly research, innovation, and creative activity, MacEwan provides an exceptional collaborative and supportive learning environment with a commitment to human rights, environmental sustainability, and opportunities for community engagement. We are committed to creating an equitable, diverse, inclusive, and welcoming community for all peoples, cultures, and identities.

Our comprehensive undergraduate university offers 59 programs to more than 18,000 full- and part-time students in business, communications, community and human services, design, fine and performing arts, health, humanities, natural science, nursing, public safety, and social science. Through a wide array of experiential learning opportunities, and strategic relationships in the community, we partner with others to produce graduates of stature. Along with a robust grounding in their chosen disciplines, MacEwan students are given durable life skills that prepare them to take on the world.


The Department of Psychology in the Faculty of Arts and Science at MacEwan University has an ongoing need for Sessional Instructors for teaching at all levels and invites applications for the upcoming year.

Applicants must hold a minimum of a Master’s Degree for 100-level teaching and generally a PhD for 200-level teaching and beyond, in the relevant discipline or related fields. Equivalent experience and professional designation would be considered. Post-secondary teaching experience is an asset.

In your application, please submit a letter of interest and curriculum vitae. Please include a list of courses you are qualified to teach and indicate during which terms (Fall, Winter, Spring/Summer) you would be available. A list of available courses can be found on the department’s website:

We will be reviewing all applications to select the candidates whose qualifications and experience most closely meet our needs. Curricula vitae will be retained for one year, and applicants selected for interviews will be contacted as opportunities become available.

Questions about this opportunity may be addressed to Dr. Aimee Skye, Department Chair, at [email protected].

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