Instructor, Humanities & Social Sciences (Philosophy)

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Medicine Hat College
Medicine Hat
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Medicine Hat College’s School of Arts, Science, and Education invites applications for a Full-Time, Term-Certain Instructor in our Humanities & Social Sciences Department for the Fall 2022, Winter 2023 and Spring 2023 semesters. This is a full-time position that extends from July 1, 2022 to June 30, 2023 in Philosophy for the 2022/2023 academic year.

The successful candidate will instruct courses in philosophy that contribute to the Humanities and Social Sciences Diploma Program; relate to university studies and transfer programs; function as required or elective courses for other programs at the college; and double as Mount Royal University courses for those in degree partnership programs.

Details of these courses can be found in the college Calendar or online at

• Completed graduate studies in Philosophy required, PhD preferred
• Post-Secondary teaching experience is an asset
• Experience in teaching and/or a research background in bioethics, ethics, critical thinking, and/or introductory philosophy courses is an asset
• Research and publication history in philosophy is an asset
• Experience in on-line and face to face formats may be an asset

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This position will require the successful candidate to present a valid Police Information/Criminal Record Check. Please submit a cover letter quoting competition #122081 with your resume and the names of three references, saved as a single document. Deadline for receipt of application is March 15, 2022.

Please indicate in your cover letter where you first saw the ad for this position.

Submit your application by one of the following methods:

Through the Medicine Hat College Employment Opportunities page.

Canada Post.

Applications will not be accepted via fax

Medicine Hat College
Human Resources
299 College Drive S.E.
Medicine Hat, AB T1A 3Y6
E-mail: hr [__at__] mhc [dot] ab [dot] ca

Medicine Hat College is committed to employment equity, welcomes diversity in the workplace, and encourages applications from all qualified individuals. In accordance with Canadian immigration requirements, priority will be given to Canadian citizens and permanent residents.

Only applicants granted an interview will be contacted. All others are thanked for their interest.

Deadline for Applications: 
March 15, 2022
hr [__at__] mhc [dot] ab [dot] ca
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