Instructor, Humanities & Social Sciences

Competition Number: 122045
Type: Faculty
Closing Date: OPEN
Category: Full-Time Temporary


Medicine Hat College’s School of Arts, Science & Education invites applications for an Instructor in our Humanities and Social Science Department commencing Winter 2022 semester. This is a Full-time position and subject to successful completion of a two-year probationary period, the position will be a continuous appointment. 

The successful candidate will instruct courses in sociology that contribute to the Humanities and Social Sciences Diploma Program; are connected with university studies and transfer programs; function as required or elective courses for other programs at the college; and double as Mount Royal University courses for those in degree partnership programs. The successful candidate will also be an active researcher who participates in scholarly activity and contributes to the college and department communities.

Details of courses the successful candidate might teach can be found in the college Calendar or online at 



  • Master’s or doctoral degree in Sociology required; PhD is preferred
  • Post-Secondary teaching experience is an asset
  • Research and publication history is an asset
  • Experience in on-line and face to face formats would be an asset


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Submission Details

Please submit a cover letter quoting Competition #122045 with your resume and the names of three references.  This competition will remain open until a suitable candidate is found.

Please indicate in your cover letter where you first saw the ad for this position.

This position will require the successful candidate to present a valid Police Information/Criminal Record Check.

Submit your application by one of the following methods:

  • Email (You can select the "Apply Now" button below.) Please send your application as an attachment in either .doc,.docx,.pdf or .rtf formats (only).

  • In person.

  • Canada Post.

    Applications will not be accepted via fax

    Medicine Hat College
    Human Resources
    299 College Drive S.E.
    Medicine Hat, AB T1A 3Y6

    Medicine Hat College is committed to employment equity, welcomes diversity in the workplace, and encourages applications from all qualified individuals. In accordance with Canadian immigration requirements, priority will be given to Canadian citizens and permanent residents.

    Only applicants being granted an interview will be contacted. All others are thanked for their interest.

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