Sessional Lecturer

Institution Name 
University of Victoria
Position Rank 
Area of Specialty 
Additional Desirable Specialties 
Latin and Roman culture
This position is 
Application Deadline 
March 11, 2022
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Sessional Lecturer 2022-23

The Department of Greek and Roman Studies invites applications for a Sessional Lecturer position to teach courses in Latin, mythology, and Roman culture in particular.  The successful applicant will be expected to teach five courses over two semesters. The applicants should hold a PhD, show potential for success as a university professor, and have demonstrable skill and enthusiasm in teaching a broad range of courses in Classical Studies.

Fall 2022

GRS 200           Greek and Roman Mythology 

GRS 323            Ancient Comedy and Satire

Spring 2023

GRS 102           Discovering the Ancient Romans

GRS 315            Age of Augustus

 Please send (by e-mail) a letter expressing interest in the position. Include evidence of innovative teaching and experience, a complete CV, and a teaching reference to: Ingrid Holmberg, Chair, Department of Greek and Roman Studies ( before March 11, 2022.  A decision should be made soon after.  The University reserves the right to fill additional teaching assignments from the pool of applicants for this posting.

These appointments are within CUPE, local 4163 (Component 3), Sessional Lecturers certification. The University is committed to upholding the values of equity, diversity, and inclusion in our living, learning and work environments. In pursuit of our values, we seek members who will work respectfully and constructively with differences and across levels of power. We actively encourage applications from members of groups experiencing barriers to equity. The University’s full equity statement is located at: All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, in accordance with Canadian Immigration requirements, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority.

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