York University is the leading interdisciplinary research and
teaching university in Canada. York offers a modern, academic
experience at the undergraduate and graduate level in Toronto –
Canada’s most international city. The third largest university in the
country, York is host to a dynamic academic community of 62,000
students, faculty and staff, as well as 240,000 alumni worldwide. York’s 10
Faculties and 28 research centres conduct ambitious, groundbreaking research
that is interdisciplinary, cutting across traditional academic boundaries.
Become part of the Faculty of Liberal Arts & Professional Studies (LA&PS), a diverse
group of educators committed to helping create an ever more engaged student body.
Larger than most universities in Canada, LA&PS offers 59 undergraduate and 23 graduate
programs taught by over 1,250 full- and part-time faculty who provide a compelling learning
experience for some 25,000 undergraduate and 1,800 graduate students. Within its 21 academic
units, LA&PS brings together Canada’s most comprehensive group of interdisciplinary academic
programs and researchers in social sciences, humanities and related professional programs.
Place yourself in the company of faculty who see their teaching, research and university citizenship
as integral to their profession, where a perpetually evolving array of programs rouse, enlighten and serve
students, while contributing to the greater society and facilitating the creation of new knowledge. LA&PS has
forged mutually supportive ties with its local and global neighbours that your participation as an educator will
help extend. Make the most of this engaging opportunity. Apply now.
The start date for all positions is July 1, 2012. Salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience. All
York University positions are subject to budgetary approval.
Applications are to be sent to the appropriate contact person and area co-ordinates specified under each listing, at:
York University, 4700 Keele St., Toronto, Ontario, Canada M3J 1P3.
Faculty of Liberal Arts &
Department of Economics
Department of Social Science
Applications are invited from qualified candidates for
a two-year Sessional Assistant Professor position in
Business & Society. Applicants must hold a PhD (or be
near completion) in one of the social sciences or in a
relevant discipline, as well as have an active research
program relevant to the program. Applicants must
have an interdisciplinary background in the social
sciences and will be expected to teach three full-year
courses from a variety of fields within the program (for
further details, see: www.yorku.ca/laps/sosc/buso/).