Academic Employment Opportunity

Department of Humanities and Languages

UNB Saint John

Competition #:#17-37Closing Date:Review of applications will commence on April 15, 2018.


The Department of Humanities and Languages at the University of New Brunswick in Saint John, N.B. invites applications for an 8 month position in English at the rank of Assistant Professor, commencing August 26, 2018, subject to final budgetary approval.
Candidates should have a PhD and undergraduate teaching experience. The successful candidate will teach introductory English courses, and upper level courses such as ENGL 3402 Modern British Novel, ENGL 3405 Studies in Modern British Literature, ENGL 3508 Canadian Literature before WWII, and ENGL 3509 Canadian Literature after WWII.
The teaching load is six courses (18 credit hours) over the Fall and Winter terms.
Review of applications will commence on April 15, 2018. Applications are to include a cover letter, a current curriculum vitae, a statement reviewing research interests, evidence of teaching effectiveness (ie. a teaching dossier), and three academic letters of reference.  Only those candidates short-listed will be contacted for an interview.  Any questions relating to this posting please email David Creelman, Chair at
Application packages are to be submitted to:
Department of Humanities and Languages
University of New Brunswick
P.O. Box 5050 Saint John,
New Brunswick Canada
E2L 4L5

The University of New Brunswick is committed to employment equity and fostering diversity within our community and developing an inclusive workplace that reflects the richness of the broader community that we serve. The University welcomes and encourages applications from all qualified individuals who will help us achieve our goals, including women, visible minorities, Aboriginal persons, persons with disabilities, persons of any sexual orientation, gender identity or gender expression. Preference will be given to Canadian citizens and permanent residents of Canada.