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University of British Columbia - Lecturer Positions - The School of Journalism, Writing, and Media in the Faculty of Arts at the University of British Columbia, Vancouver, invites applications for experienced and dynamic educators to join its faculty as Lecturers with an anticipated start date of July 1 or September 1, 2021, depending on course scheduling.


Acadia University, Assistant Professor in Postcolonial and World Literatures - The Department of English and Theatre at Acadia University invites applications for a tenure-stream appointment at the rank of Assistant Professor in Postcolonial and World Literatures to begin 1 July 2021. Closing date January 4, 2021


Assistant Teaching Professor in Academic and Technical Writing - University of Victoria. Deadline: December 15, 2020


Assistant Professor, Critical Algorithm Studies, Simon Fraser University. Deadline: Nov. 15.


Assistant Professor, Media, Communication, and Public Engagement, Simon Fraser University. Deadline: Nov. 15.


Assistant Professor, Digital Audiences, Users and Publics, Ryerson University. Deadline: Nov. 26.


Assistant Professor, Strategic Communication, Ryerson University. Deadline: Nov. 26.


Definite Term Lecturer (3 year position), Communication across the Curriculum, University of Waterloo. Deadline: Dec. 20.


Assistant Teaching Professor in Academic and Technical Writing, University of Victoria. Deadline: Dec. 15.


Creative Technologies, School of the Arts, Media, Performance and Design - York University. Deadline: January 15, 2021


Assistant Professor, African Literatures in English, University of Toronto. Deadline: Nov. 30.


Associate Professor, Later Medieval English Literature – University of Toronto. Deadline: Nov. 30.


Assistant Professor, Professional Communication, MacEwan University. Deadline: Jan. 11, 2021


Assistant Professor/DTA (Indigenous faculty colleague), Information and Media Studies, Western University. Deadline: Nov. 1.


Assistant Professor, Racism and Digital Media, Carleton University. Deadline: Nov. 27.


Assistant Professor of Media Studies - The Department of Arts, Culture and Media at the University of Toronto Scarborough (UTSC) invites applications for a full-time teaching stream position in the area of Critical Digital Methods and Practices. The appointment will be at the rank of Assistant Professor, Teaching Stream with an expected start date of July 1, 2021, or shortly thereafter.


Assistant Professor in Science, Technology and Society Studies The Faculty of Arts at the University of Alberta invites applications for a tenure-track appointment at the rank of Assistant Professor in the area of Science, Technology and Society Studies. This position will be cross-appointed between Media and Technology Studies and one other department in the Faculty of Arts.


Assistant Professor, Teaching Stream, Writing Studies in Higher Education (3 positions), University of Toronto Mississauga. Deadline Nov. 5.


Assistant Professor, Writing Studies in Higher Education (2 positions), University of Toronto Mississauga. Deadline Nov. 5.


Associate Professor, Writing Studies in Higher Education, University of Toronto Mississauga. Deadline Nov. 5.