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Assistant Professor in Geography and Environmental Studies (Term)

University of Regina

The Department of Geography and Environmental Studies invites applications for a one year term position at the Assistant Professor or Lecturer level. Anticipated date of commencement is 1 July 2019, depending on the availability of the successful candidate.

The Department seeks candidates with expertise in physical geography to strengthen the existing core in this area. Candidates with specific research expertise in hydrology and the ability to teach across the physical geography curriculum are especially sought. The successful candidate will teach undergraduate courses in the following areas: Introductory Physical Geography, Hydrology and, Geomorphology. There is also an opportunity for the successful candidate to teach another course in their specialty area. The normal teaching load for this position is four courses in one year and the candidate must be committed to teaching within the framework of the Department's undergraduate (BA/BSc) programs.

Requirements: The Department seeks an outstanding individual with demonstrated commitment to excellence in teaching. The successful candidate must have a PhD in Geography or related Earth Sciences or ABD with a firm completion date. Preference will be given to candidates who have demonstrated excellence in teaching at the university level.

Application packages are to be completed online via and must include:
- a cover letter summarizing your teaching and research expertise and a statement of your teaching interests
- a current curriculum vitae
- evidence of teaching effectiveness/course evaluations
- sample course outlines
- unofficial transcripts.

Letters of reference and original transcripts will be requested for those candidates who are contacted for an interview.

Review of applications will begin on 1 June 2019 and will continue until the position is filled.

Information about the department is available at Our collegial department is one where individual voices are heard and where personal contributions make a difference.

Academic enquiries may be addressed to: Dr. Ulrike Hardenbicker, Head, Department of Geography and Environmental Studies; phone: (306) 585-4222; email:

All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority.

The University of Regina is committed to an inclusive workplace that reflects the richness of the community that we serve. The University welcomes applications from all qualified individuals, including individuals within the University's employment equity categories of women, persons with disabilities, members of visible minorities, Indigenous persons, individuals of diverse gender and sexual orientation and all groups protected by the Human Rights Code.