Sessional Lecturer Positions: Winter Session 2020

The Department of French, Hispanic and Italian Studies invites applications to teach the following courses in Winter Session 2020. (Term 1 courses will be web-oriented. Term 2 courses may be web-oriented pending UBC’s response to COVID-19.)


Term 1: September 1, 2020 to December 31, 2020

FREN 101-103   Beginners’ French I: MWF 11:00-12:00
FREN 101-105   Beginners’ French I: MWF 13:00-14:00
FREN 101-107   Beginners’ French I: MWF 15:00-16:00
FREN 101-108   Beginners’ French I: T TH 9:30-11:00
FREN 101-109   Beginners’ French I: T TH 11:00-12:30
FREN 101-110   Beginners’ French I: T TH 12:30-14:00
FREN 101-111   Beginners’ French I: T TH 14:00-15:30
FREN 101-901   Beginners’ French I: M W 17:00-18:30
FREN 101-902   Beginners’ French I: T TH 17:00-18:30

FREN 111-105   Elementary French I: MWF 13:00-14:00
FREN 111-107   Elementary French I: MWF 15:00-16:00
FREN 111-108   Elementary French I: T TH 9:30-11:00
FREN 111-109   Elementary French I: T TH 11:00-12:30
FREN 111-110   Elementary French I: T TH 12:30-14:00
FREN 111-111   Elementary French I: T TH 14:00-15:30
FREN 111-901   Elementary French I: M W 17:00-18:30
FREN 111-902   Elementary French I: T TH 17:00-18:30

FREN 122-107   Intermediate French I: MWF 14:00-15:00
FREN 122-901   Intermediate French I: M W 17:00-18:30

PORT 101-101   First-Year Portuguese I: MWF 9:00-10:00
PORT 101-102   First-Year Portuguese I: T TH 12:30-14:00
PORT 201-101   Second-Year Portuguese I: MWF 11:00-12:00

SPAN 101-101   Beginners’ Spanish I: MWF 9:00-10:00
SPAN 101-102   Beginners’ Spanish I: MWF 10:00-11:00
SPAN 101-103   Beginners’ Spanish I: MWF 11:00-12:00
SPAN 101-105   Beginners’ Spanish I: MWF 13:00-14:00
SPAN 101-106   Beginners’ Spanish I: MWF 14:00-15:00
SPAN 101-107   Beginners’ Spanish I: MWF 15:00-16:00
SPAN 101-108   Beginners’ Spanish I: T TH 9:30-11:00
SPAN 101-109   Beginners’ Spanish I: T TH 11:00-12:30
SPAN 101-110   Beginners’ Spanish I: T TH 12:30-14:00
SPAN 101-111   Beginners’ Spanish I: T TH 15:30-17:00
SPAN 101-115   Beginners’ Spanish I: MWF 15:00-16:00
SPAN 101-116   Beginners’ Spanish I: T TH 17:00-18:30
SPAN 101-901   Beginners’ Spanish I: M W 17:00-18:30

SPAN 201-105   Elementary Spanish I: T TH 9:30-11:00
SPAN 201-902   Elementary Spanish I: T TH 17:00-18:30

Term 2: January 1, 2021 to April 30, 2021

FREN 102-203   Beginners’ French II: MWF 11:00-12:00
FREN 102-206   Beginners’ French II: MWF 14:00-15:00
FREN 102-208   Beginners’ French II: T TH 9:30-11:00
FREN 102-209   Beginners’ French II: T TH 11:00-12:30
FREN 102-210   Beginners’ French II: T TH 12:30-14:00
FREN 102-211   Beginners’ French II: T TH 14:00-15:30
FREN 102-901   Beginners’ French II: M W 17:00-18:30
FREN 102-902   Beginners’ French II: T TH 17:00-18:30

FREN 112-206   Elementary French II: MWF 14:00-15:00
FREN 112-207   Elementary French II: MWF 15:00-16:00
FREN 112-208   Elementary French II: T TH 9:30-11:00
FREN 112-209   Elementary French II: T TH 11:00-12:30
FREN 112-210   Elementary French II: T TH 12:30-14:00
FREN 112-211   Elementary French II: T TH 14:00-15:30
FREN 112-901   Elementary French II: M W 17:00-18:30
FREN 112-902   Elementary French II: T TH 17:00-18:30

FREN 123-901   Intermediate French II: M W 17:00-18:30
FREN 223-201   French Language and Style II: MWF 9:00-10:00

ITST 110-201     Made in Italy: MWF 10:00-11:00

PORT 102-201   First-Year Portuguese II: MWF 14:00-15:00
PORT 202-201   Second-Year Portuguese II: MWF 11:00-12:00

SPAN 102-201   Beginners’ Spanish II: MWF 9:00-10:00
SPAN 102-202   Beginners’ Spanish II: MWF 10:00-11:00
SPAN 102-203   Beginners’ Spanish II: MWF 11:00-12:00
SPAN 102-205   Beginners’ Spanish II: MWF 15:00-16:00
SPAN 102-206   Beginners’ Spanish II: T TH 12:30-14:00
SPAN 102-208   Beginners’ Spanish II: MWF 13:00-14:00
SPAN 102-212   Beginners’ Spanish II: MWF 12:00-13:00
SPAN 102-901   Beginners’ Spanish II: M W 17:00-18:30

SPAN 202-205   Elementary Spanish II: T TH 12:30-14:00
SPAN 202-206   Elementary Spanish II: MWF 10:00-11:00
SPAN 202-902   Elementary Spanish II: T TH 17:00-18:30


Qualifications

Minimum qualifications: M.A. or equivalent in related area and post-secondary teaching experience. Ph.D. students in the FHIS Department who have passed candidacy are in principle eligible to apply. Preference will be given to applicants with a doctorate.

All positions are governed by UBC’s “Agreement and Conditions of Appointment for Sessional Lecturers” and are offered subject to funding and adequate enrolments. Scheduled days and times are also subject to change.  Only candidates being considered for appointment will be contacted.


Application Requirements

All applicants must provide:

  • a letter of application, including i) a list of courses to which the application relates, ii) a statement of teaching philosophy, iii) an indication of availability throughout the relevant term(s);
  • an up-to-date CV, including a detailed list of post-secondary courses previously taught;
  • Evidence of teaching effectiveness such as recent teaching evaluations.

External applicants should additionally provide:

  • if available, peer evaluations of teaching;
  • names and contact information of 3 referees.

Application Process

Application deadline: Tuesday, July 21 at midnight

Apply via the online form:

If you have any questions, please contact: fhis.search@ubc.ca.


Equity and diversity are essential to academic excellence. An open and diverse community fosters the inclusion of voices that have been underrepresented or discouraged. We encourage applications from members of groups that have been marginalized on any grounds enumerated under the B.C. Human Rights Code, including sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, racialization, disability, political belief, religion, marital or family status, age, and/or status as a First Nation, Metis, Inuit, or Indigenous person. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents of Canada will be given priority.