Department of French: Term Assistant Teaching Professor

Academic Employment Opportunity #21-23

UNB Fredericton

Closing Date: Applications will be accepted until March 21, 2022.

The Department of French at the University of New Brunswick, Fredericton invites applications for an eight-month limited term position at the rank of Assistant Teaching Professor, commencing September 1, 2022, subject to budgetary approval.

The successful candidate will hold a PhD in an area of French Studies, with a specialization in Linguistics or Literature. Duties will include teaching French language courses, and one course in linguistics or literature (depending on the candidate's area of specialization) at the undergraduate level. Candidates must have an excellent knowledge of French and a good command of English, as well as demonstrated potential for excellence in teaching.

Applications, including a letter of intent, curriculum vitae, three letters of recommendation, and evidence of successful teaching, should be sent by email to:

Dr. Christine Horne

Chair, Department of French

University of New Brunswick

Fredericton NB, Canada

(506) 453-4651


Applications will be accepted until March 21, 2022.

Short-listed candidates will be required to provide satisfactory proof of credentials including appropriately certified translations of credentials into English, as applicable.

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.