Adjunct Postion #3

Institution Name 
Queen's University
Position Rank 
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Additional Desirable Specialties 
This position is 
Possible/Pending Budgetary Approval
Application Deadline 
March 31, 2020


CLST 130- Introduction to Archaeology I; CLST 204 – Scientific/Medical Terminology;

CLST 214 – Ancient Science; CLST 311 – Greek and Roman Epic

Department of Classics

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

The Department of Classics at Queen’s University invites applications from suitably qualified candidates interested in teaching a course in Introduction to Archaeology I - CLST 130 (fall term) This is an on-campus introductory lecture course with an expected enrolment of 100 students.  Scientific/Medical Terminology – CLST 204 (fall term) an on-campus lecture course with enrolment of around 200 students. Ancient Science - CLST 214 (winter term) is an on-campus lecture course of around 60 students.  Greek and Roman Epic - CLST 311 (winter term) is an on-campus lecture course of around 50 students.  Candidates should have a Ph.D, and teaching experience at the University level in Classics.  This is a fall/winter appointment for the period September 1, 2020 to April 30, 2021, with classes in session from September 10, 2020 to December 4,2020 and January 4, 2021 to April 1, 2021

The University invites applications from all qualified individuals. Queen’s is committed to employment equity and diversity in the workplace and welcomes applications from women, visible minorities, Aboriginal peoples, 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: Department of Classics, Judy Vanhooser, (613)533-2745

The academic staff at Queen's University are governed by the Collective Agreement between the Queen's University Faculty Association (QUFA) and the University, which is posted at

To comply with Federal laws, the University is obliged to gather statistical information about how many applicants for each job vacancy are Canadian citizens / permanent residents of Canada.  Applicants need not identify their country of origin or citizenship, however, all applications must include one of the following statements: “I am a Canadian citizen / permanent resident of Canada”; OR, “I am not a Canadian citizen / permanent resident of Canada”. Applications that do not include this information will be deemed incomplete.

Applications should include a complete and current curriculum vitae, letters of reference from two (2) referees, and any other relevant materials the candidate wishes to submit for consideration such as a letter of intent, teaching dossier, etc.  Please arrange to have applications and supporting letters sent directly to:

Dr. R. Drew Griffith, Head of Department

Department of Classics

Queen’s University

Kingston Ontario Canada K7L 3N6

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Applications will be received until March 31st.  Review of applications will commence shortly thereafter, and the final appointment is subject to budgetary approval.  Additional information about the Department of Classics can be found at .

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