Tenure-Track Assistant Professor, HR/LR/OB, Dhillon School of Business, University of Lethbridge

THE UNIVERSITY OF LETHBRIDGE is seeking applications for one tenure track position at the Assistant Professor rank in HR/LR/OB on our Lethbridge Campus beginning January or July 2019. The successful candidate will be required to teach classes such as compensation and benefits, training and development, staffing, labour relations and managerial skills development. Candidates should possess a PhD in human resources management, labour relations, organizational behavior or a related discipline before the anticipated start date, but highly qualified ABD candidates will be considered.   The applicant must have a demonstrated ability to conduct high quality academic research and a commitment to innovative and effective teaching.  We offer competitive salaries, reasonable teaching loads, paid study leaves, a comprehensive benefits package as well as research and teaching support.  This position is subject to budgetary approval.

Dhillon School of Business

The Dhillon School of Business is an AACSB accredited institution that values both teaching and research excellence and maintains close ties with the community through our experiential programs.  Students can concentrate their studies in several majors, including Human Resources and Labour Relations (HRLR).  There are approximately 60 full-time faculty and 1750 undergraduate majors located on our Lethbridge and Calgary campuses.  Dhillon supports cross-disciplinary research and encourages faculty to work with graduate students in our research-based M.Sc. Management program. Active international exchange programs are in place for both students and faculty. Please visit our website at http://www.uleth.ca/dhillon for more information.

University of Lethbridge

The University of Lethbridge is a comprehensive institution offering undergraduate and graduate programming in the faculties Arts and Science, Education, Health Sciences, Fine Arts, the School of Graduate Studies and the Dhillon School of Business.  There are approximately 8200 students from 37 countries enrolled on our main campus in Lethbridge and our satellite campus in Calgary. The University of Lethbridge has a reputation for providing high quality undergraduate and graduate education and is consistently ranked as one of the top three research institutions of our size in Canada. The university website, www.uleth.ca, contains more information about our history, vision and strategic plans.

 The City of Lethbridge

Located in Southern Alberta, not far from the Rocky Mountains, the city of Lethbridge enjoys a sunny, dry climate that is surprisingly mild, has excellent cultural and recreational amenities, and offers attractive economic conditions.   For more information see the City’s website at www.lethbridge.ca

Application Process

To apply for the position, please provide a cover letter, CV, three letters of recommendation and evidence of teaching and research. These materials should be submitted following the directions at the “Careers at the U” link on the University of Lethbridge Human Resources webpage at http://www.uleth.ca/hr. The last date of submission is November 1, 2018.  Review of applications begins immediately after the closing date and will continue until the position is filled.


The University of Lethbridge hires on the basis of merit and is committed to employment equity and diversity. All qualified persons are encouraged to apply. In accordance with Canadian Immigration requirements, Canadian citizens and permanent residents will be given preference. Thank you to all applicants; only those selected for an interview will be contacted.