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Job Posting (Tenure track, British or American Drama): McEwan U; deadline 12 August 2014

Assistant Professor

English Department

The Department of English at MacEwan University invites applicants for a continuing position in drama, commencing as soon as possible. Applicants must have a specialization in the scholarly study and textual analysis of twentieth-century British or American drama.

Candidates must have completed Ph.D. (or solid indication of imminent completion) and must demonstrate excellence or clear promise of excellence in teaching and research.  Experience is an asset.

The successful applicant will teach first-year English courses, develop and teach senior courses in his or her area of expertise, and supervise Honours thesis.  Responsibilities of the position are teaching, research, and service.

Applicants will need to submit the following documents when Applying Online:

·         Cover letter and resume with curriculum vitae

·         Student evaluations

·         Statement of research interests

·         Sample of scholarly writing (preferably a publication)

·         Names of three potential referees

Please email electronic copies of your educational transcript(s) to with the Subject – Competition No. Position Title, Applicant’s Last Name, First Name.  Upon hire, we will require the original copies of your educational transcript(s).

Inquiries regarding your application material please email

MacEwan University employment opportunities can be viewed by visiting our website at  Click on Careers at MacEwan University to apply.

This position is based at the City Center Campus in Edmonton, Alberta and is included under the Faculty Association Collective Agreement.

Employment Category: Full-Time Continuing (Permanent)

Salary Range: $36.26 per Hour (According to Job Bank) $72,834.00 – $115,915.00 Annually (FA Collective Agreement) plus a comprehensive benefits package including: Health and Dental, Pension Plan, Short and Long Term Disability and Life Insurance

Closing Date: Tuesday, August 12th, 2014

Quote Competition No: 14.07.098       

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

MacEwan University thanks all applicants for their interest in employment with us; however only those selected for interviews will be contacted.

Apply to:

Human Resources Department

MacEwan University

University Services Centre

10-600, 10700 104 Ave NW

Edmonton AB T5J 4S2

Phone: (780) 497-5434

FAX: (780) 497-5430               E-mail:

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