Assistant Professor

York University Glendon Campus
  • Location
    North York, ON, Canada
  • Sector
  • Experience
    Mid Career
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  • Posted
    Sep 22

Position description

The Department of International Studies, Glendon College, York University invites applications for a for a tenure-stream position at the rank of Assistant Professor to commence July 1, 2018.

Candidates will have a PhD in International Law or a doctorate in juridical science (SJD) with specialization in international law. The ability to teach courses on peace and security, human rights, international law, and diplomacy is required. Qualified applicants must be fluent in English and French and able to teach in both languages in a multicultural context. The successful candidate must demonstrate excellence or promise of excellence in teaching, scholarly research, publication and eligible for prompt appointment to the Faculty of Graduate Studies. The candidate must be able to demonstrate leadership in experiential education and experience in the use of new learning technologies and the ability to use innovative pedagogical methods. The appointee will be expected to teach undergraduate courses, teach and supervise graduate students, conduct research, carry out service responsibilities. Given Glendon’s bilingual mandate, the selected candidate will also participate actively in College-wide service activities in both English and French.

Glendon College, York University’s bilingual (English-French) Faculty, comprises about 2700 students on a scenic campus in the heart of the cosmopolitan city of Toronto. Glendon is committed to high- quality teaching in the tradition of the liberal arts and offers a unique undergraduate academic experience for students within one of Canada’s largest research universities. For information about Glendon and its particular programs, please consult the Faculty webpage at

Salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience. All positions at York University are subject to budgetary approval.


Application instructions

Applicants should submit, in paper format or electronically, a curriculum vitae, a teaching dossier (e.g. teaching philosophy, evaluations, course outlines), and arrange to have three signed confidential letters of reference (at least two of which should address teaching) sent to: Dr. Stanislav J. Kirschbaum, Chairman, Department of International Studies, Glendon College, York University, 2275 Bayview Avenue, Toronto, Ontario, Canada M4N 3M6 or [email protected]

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