Sessional Lecturer Positions 2021 Summer

Thursday, March 25, 2021


Sessional Lecturer Positions Summer 2021

The Department of Classical, Near Eastern, and Religious Studies is now accepting applications for Sessional positions in Summer 2021.

Subject to budgetary and enrolment considerations, the successful candidates will teach the following courses:

  • ARBC 101 – Intro to the Grammar and Vocabulary of Classic Arabic              Summer Term 1 (TTh 18:00-21:00)
  • ARBC 102 – Intro to the Grammar and Vocabulary of Classic Arabic II         Summer Term 2 (TTh 18:00-21:00)
  • LATN 102 – Beginning Latin, Part II                                                                            Summer Term 2 (TTh 10:00-13:00)

These courses will be taught through remote instruction and course descriptions can be found at: Please note that the days/times listed are subject to change.

Please send your Letter of Application and current CV (one combined pdf) by April 2, 2021 to Deana Holmes, Department of Classics, Near Eastern and Religious Studies UBC: email

Applicants must be physically located and legally able to work in Canada for the duration of the appointment. All positions are subject to funding and are governed by UBC’s “Agreement on Conditions of Appointment for Sessional and Part-time Faculty Members”:

In accordance with Canadian immigration requirements, priority will be given to Canadian citizens and permanent residents of Canada. The University of British Columbia hires on the basis of merit and is committed to employment equity. We encourage all qualified persons to apply.

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


Dr. Leanne Bablitz


A pdf version of the job posting is available here