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The Department of Greek and Roman Studies invites applications for a Sessional Lecturer position to teach courses in Greek language and literature and mythology in particular. The successful applicant will be expected to teach three courses in the fall semester. There is the possibility that these courses could be taught online. 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 2023

Greek 201 Advanced Greek Grammar

GRS 200 Greek and Roman Mythology

GRS 300 Heroes and Heroines in Action in Ancient Greek Epic

The University Calendar provides descriptions for these courses.

Application Materials

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 Friday, March 10, 2023. 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.

Equal Employment Opportunity Statement

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.