Full-time Instructor Position, Human Resources & Labour Relations, Dhillon School of Business-University of Lethbridge

THE UNIVERSITY OF LETHBRIDGE is seeking applications for one continuing appointment at the rank of Instructor III on our Lethbridge Campus beginning July 2019. Candidates must possess a minimum of a master’s degree in human resources management, labour relations, organizational behavior or a related discipline.  The applicant must also have a demonstrated ability to provide innovative and effective teaching. Industry experience is an asset, but not required. The successful candidate will be required to teach classes such as compensation and benefits, training and development, staffing, labour relations and managerial skills development. Full-time instructors normally teach 7 courses per year and are expected to provide service to the University through participation on committees and other academic activities.  We offer competitive salaries, 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 55 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 submit the following documents to the online application system at the University of Lethbridge (https://uleth.peopleadmin.ca/ ):

  • cover letter,
  • curriculum vitae,
  • evidence of teaching effectiveness
  • and the names and contact information for three references,

The last date of submission is February 15, 2019.

Review of applications begins immediately after the closing date and will continue until the position is filled.   

The position is open to all qualified candidates, although preference will be given to Canadian citizens and permanent residents of Canada. The University is an inclusive and equitable campus encouraging applications from qualified candidates including persons with disabilities, members of visible minorities and Aboriginal persons.  We have a truly diverse faculty and encourage all interested applicants to apply.