Sessional Instructors: future teaching opportunities in ES

The School of Environmental Studies invites applications for future sessional teaching opportunities.

Interested individuals please submit a curriculum vita and a cover letter outlining relevant education, professional experience, a list of courses you would be able to teach (listing of ES courses), and evidence of teaching effectiveness to:

Dr. Karena Shaw, Director, School of Environmental Studies, David Turpin Building, B243b, University of Victoria, Victoria, BC, V8W 2Y2.  Submissions may be also sent by email to

Preference will be given to those with a completed or nearly complete PhD in Environmental Studies or a related field and a combination of expertise and experience appropriate to the courses concerned.

Specific course offerings will depend on the availability of qualified instructors and are subject to final budgetary approval. Unexpected vacancies may occur at any time. Qualified individuals living (or expecting to live) in the Greater Victoria area are especially encouraged to apply, and to maintain a current statement of interests and qualifications on file with the Chair.

The University of Victoria is an equity employer and encourages applications from women, persons with disabilities, visible minorities, aboriginal persons, people of all sexual orientations and genders, and others who may contribute to the further diversification of the University. The University of Victoria reserves the right to fill additional teaching assignments from the pool of applicants for this posting.