University of Alberta

Sessional Instructor: Social Studies Education

Department of Elementary Education

Competition No.  -    A113639128
Closing Date  -    Will remain open until filled.

This position is located in Fort McMurray, Alberta.

The Faculty of Education Collaborative Program (University of Alberta/Keyano College) invites applications for a sessional instructor for the Fall term of the 2019-2020 academic year. This course is taught at Keyano College.


EDEL 335 – Curriculum & Pedagogy in Elementary School Social Studies

Fall Term 2019

This course provides an introduction to teaching and learning of Social Studies education in Elementary schools. The focus will be on using curriculum, instructional strategies, planning, assessment, and resources to meet student needs through social studies.  



The successful applicant will hold a Master's Degree (minimum) in education with at least one graduate course in social studies education or leadership experience in social studies education at the K-9 level in a school district and preferably with undergraduate teaching experience.

Salary will be commensurate with experience in accordance with the Academic Teaching Staff (ATS) Agreement.  Applicants should apply online and include: a cover letter, curriculum vitae and the names and contact information of at least two academic references (as ONE document). Review of applications will begin on Friday, June 14, 2019. The position will remain open until filled. 

How to Apply

Apply Online

Note: Online applications are accepted until midnight Mountain Standard Time of the closing date.

The University of Alberta is committed to an equitable, diverse, and inclusive workforce. We welcome applications from all qualified persons. We encourage women; First Nations, Métis and Inuit persons; members of visible minority groups; persons with disabilities; persons of any sexual orientation or gender identity and expression; and all those who may contribute to the further diversification of ideas and the University to apply.