THE UNIVERSITY OF LETHBRIDGE is seeking applications for one tenure track position at the Assistant Professor rank in HR/LR/OB on our Calgary Campus beginning on January 1, 2018 or July 1, 2018. 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 behaviour 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.
Faculty of Management
The Faculty of Management values both teaching and research excellence and maintains close ties with the community through our experiential programs. Students have the opportunity to concentrate their studies in several majors, including Human Resources and Labour Relations (HRLR). The HRLR major is experiencing strong enrolments. There are approximately 55 full-time faculty and 2100 undergraduate majors located on our Lethbridge and Calgary campuses. The Faculty of Management 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 www.uleth.ca/man for more information on our Faculty and programs.
University of Lethbridge
The University of Lethbridge is a comprehensive institution offering undergraduate and graduate programming in the faculties of Management, Arts and Science, Education, Health Sciences, Fine Arts and the School of Graduate Studies. 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.
Our Calgary Campus is located in the heart of downtown Calgary, and offers classes in the evening and on Saturdays to a student population composed primarily of working adults. Calgary boasts over one million people. It lies in the centre of ranching country, yet is less than two hours from Banff National Park, Lake Louise, four world renowned ski resorts, and over 40 golf courses. Enjoy camping, fishing, canoeing, cycling, and hiking in the nearby Provincial and National Park system, and return to an urban setting for philharmonic concerts, museums or sporting events. Calgary has been rated near the top of the list among the world’s most livable cities. For more information about the City of Calgary, visit their website at: www.calgary.ca.
To apply for the position, please provide a cover letter, CV, three letters of recommendation and teaching evaluations if applicable. 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 by July 24, 2017. Review of applications will begin immediately by the HR/LR/OB Area and the Search Committee, 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.