Sessional Instructor – Winter term 2020 - HRTS 102

Sessional Instructor: Winter term 2020
Course: HRTS 102

Course Description: Human Rights Codes, Commissions, and Policies An introduction to Canadian human rights codes, commissions, and policies as instruments for the application and enforcement of human rights. Special attention will be given to the Ontario Human Rights Code and Ontario Human Rights Commission.


  • Preparing course outlines and exams
  • Teaching the course content within university academic guidelines
  • Monitoring and facilitating class discussion, forums, office hours etc.
  • Invigilate, grade and submitting assignments, exams, and papers
  • Consulting with Academic Dean on academic or student related matters


  • PhD or equivalent in knowledge and experience in course content area required
  • Relevant experience in teaching students in a post-secondary environment
  • Excellent communication skills (written and verbal)
  • Demonstrated excellence in teaching
  • Optional: submission of a possible course outline

To apply, please forward your CV and a cover letter to the Academic Dean, Dr. Peter Frick or no later than Sep. 20, 2019. Applications should include:

  1. Letter detailing their interest in and suitability for the position;
  2. Curriculum vitae with contact information;
  3. Evidence of positive teaching performance, such as teaching evaluations, letters of recommendation, statement of teaching philosophy, and previous syllabi where applicable.