Part-Time Academic (PSYO 3060 Sex & Gender) Winter 2023 Online

Dalhousie University


May 20, 2022


Position Details

Position Information

Position Title Part-Time Academic (PSYO 3060 Sex & Gender) Winter 2023 Online

Posting Number PTAP1369P Department/Unit Psychology and Neuroscience Location Halifax Job Summary & Key Responsibilities

PSYO 3060 Psychological Perspectives of Sex & Gender is an introduction to the broad understanding of sex and gender, within the fields of psychology. Students will explore how the different areas of psychology understand, inform, and at times contradict, knowledge of and diversity in sex and gender. Due to online delivery of this section of the course in winter semester of 2023, the Part-Time Academic will be responsible for developing and delivering this course online through supported Dalhousie platforms (e.g., Brightspace and/or MS Teams).

Winter Semester – January to April 2023

1. Develop 12 weeks of online content, including lecture recordings, readings, quizzes, and other assessments – all hosted in either Brightspace (Dalhousie's learning management system) or MS Teams. 2. Facilitate respectful online discussions and activities on the topics of sex and gender, including the roles of society and anatomy/physiology in shaping our understanding of, and behaviour related to, sex and gender. 3. Grade assessments and provide timely feedback to students.

This position reports to the Chair of the Department.

Qualifications/Requirements of Position

Applicants must have a graduate degree in Psychology or related discipline. They should have recent research or teaching experience in relevant fields that may include but are not limited to human sexuality, sex, gender, and/or intimate relationships. Ability to meet deadlines is essential due to online delivery of the course.

Please include teaching evaluations with your application, if available.

Salary Range/Pay Rate per CUPE Collective Agreement Additional Information

All offers of employment as a Part-Time Academic are conditional upon sufficient student enrolment in the course and approval by the University. Dalhousie University is committed to fostering a collegial culture grounded in diversity and inclusiveness. The university encourages applications from Indigenous persons, persons with a disability, racially visible persons, women, persons of a minority sexual orientation and/or gender identity, and all candidates who would contribute to the diversity of our community. For more information, please visit www.

Posting Detail Information

Term of appointment January-April 2023

Open Date 05/09/2022 Close Date 05/20/2022 Open Until Filled Quick Link for Direct Access to Posting https: //

Documents Needed to Apply

Required Documents

  • Cover Letter
  • Résumé / Curriculum Vitae (CV)
  • Teaching Statement
  • Optional Documents

    About the employer

    Dalhousie University is proudly located in Halifax, Nova Scotia which is ranked one of the friendliest cities in the world. Founded in 1818, it is one of Canada’s oldest universities, attracting more than 19,000 students including 22% international students from...