Sessional Instructor, Graduate Program, Faculty of Education

Brandon University


June 23, 2021


Sessional Instructor, Graduate Program, Faculty of Education

The Faculty of Education is seeking a qualified sessional instructor to teach the following course during the 2021-22 academic year in our Graduate program:

01.752 (NET) Introduction to Educational Administration (Fall 2021 Session)

This introductory overview course examines the purpose, structure, and function of educational organizations, with emphasis placed on formal structural arrangements and on informal groups and individuals addressing their interrelationships in the school settings. The course is intended to introduce students to areas that will be addressed in more depth in succeeding courses, and will include attention to decision-making; communication; authority, power, and influence; group leadership; conflict management; organizational culture; school planning and improvement; administrator-staff relationships; school-community relations; and law. The course will make use of in-basket activities as a process to address contextual issues.


Applicants must hold a Master's of Education. Preference will be given to candidates who hold a Ph.D. Applicants should have a good understanding of the Manitoba school curriculum and have successful teaching, leadership and/or research experience. Experience teaching by distance and using synchronous and asynchronous delivery methods is preferred. The successful candidate must also be accepted into the Faculty of Graduate Studies.

Salary: As of September 1, 2021, $6,252 per 3 credit hour course

Application Deadline: June 23, 2021 or until the position is filled.

If you require any further information regarding the Department of Graduate Studies and Field Research, please contact the Department Chair, Dr. Cathryn Smith (

Interested educators are invited to submit their application, curriculum vitae, evidence of successful teaching, and the names of three referees, in a single PDF document, directly via email to the address listed below. Please visit https: // www. and view the Sessional Instructor Application Checklist to ensure you are meeting all the application requirements. Dr. Heather Duncan, Dean Faculty of Education Email:

We thank all applicants for their interest in applying for this position and advise that only candidates selected will be contacted.

Brandon University is committed to equity, welcomes diversity, and hires on the basis of merit. All qualified individuals who may contribute to the diversification of the University, especially women, persons with disabilities, Indigenous persons, racialized persons, and persons of all sexual orientations and genders are encouraged to apply. Canadian citizens and permanent residents are given priority. Evidence of citizenship must be provided.

We are committed to providing an inclusive and barrier-free work environment. This starts with the hiring process. If you require an accommodation during any phase of the evaluation process, please indicate it in your cover letter. All information received related to an accommodation is kept confidential. To ensure this employment opportunity is accessible to all interested individuals, this posting is available in an alternate format upon request.

Posted June 9, 2021