Applications are invited from qualified individuals for one-year limited-term Lecturer or Instructor positions in the Department of Finance & Management Science at the Edwards School of Business in each of the following four areas: 1) Business Mathematics (BMath), 2) Management Information Systems (MIS), 3) Operations Management (OM), 4) Personal Financial Management (PFin). The successful candidate in BMath will be primarily teaching introductory courses in Business Mathematics, the successful candidate in MIS will be primarily teaching introductory MIS courses, the successful candidate in OM will be primarily teaching introductory OM courses, and the successful candidate in PFin will be primarily teaching introductory courses in Personal Financial Management. Note that the teaching load for these positions is nine courses per year (typically 4-4-1).
The AACSB accredited Edwards School of Business has an undergraduate business program with approximately 2,200 students. We also have thriving M.Sc. Finance, M.Sc. Marketing, Master of Professional Accounting, and MBA programs. The school is also a contributor to the Ph.D. in Applied Economics program. Please visit our website at http://www.edwards.usask.ca for more information on the Edwards School of Business.
The University of Saskatchewan’s main campus is situated on Treaty 6 Territory and the Home-land of the Métis. The University of Saskatchewan is located in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, a city with a diverse and thriving economic base, a vibrant arts community and a full range of leisure opportunities. The University has a reputation for excellence in teaching, research and scholarly activities and offers a full range of undergraduate, graduate, and professional programs to a student population of over 24,000.
Consistent with our AACSB accreditation requirements, the Edwards School of Business recruits individuals whose academic training and/or professional activities clearly align with our recruitment standards. Candidates require a graduate degree (master’s or doctorate) in an academic area clearly linked to the field in which they are expected to teach (a bachelor’s degree and professional designation in the specific area, along with significant professional experience, may be considered for an Instructor position). Candidates must also have an interest and ability to engage in scholarly activities as evidenced by established or developing research initiatives and a strong or emerging research program (for academically qualified candidates) or significant professional experience at a senior level and professional certification through a recognized related organization (for professionally qualified candidates). Candidates must also have demonstrated effective classroom teaching skills and mentorship, as well as effective interpersonal and communication skills.
For reference, salary bands for these positions for the 2021-2022 academic year were (with new candidates typically starting at the floor):
• Instructor – $65,178 to $104,778
• Lecturer – $81,678 to $121,278
This position includes a comprehensive benefits package which includes a dental, health and extended vision care plan, pension plan, life insurance (compulsory and voluntary), sick leave, travel insurance, death benefits, an employee assistance program, a professional expense allowance, and a flexible health and wellness spending program.
Interested candidates must submit, via email, a cover letter, detailed curriculum vitae, and any supporting documents to:
Craig Wilson, Department Head
Finance & Management Science
University of Saskatchewan
Saskatoon, SK, S7N 5A7
Email Addresses: (Please specify the particular position in the subject line.)
(1) Business Mathematics (BMath): BMath.Search@share.usask.ca
(2) Management Information Systems (MIS): MIS.Search@share.usask.ca
(3) Operations Management (OM): OM.Search@share.usask.ca
(4) Personal Financial Management (PFin): (PFin.Search@share.usask.ca
Due to federal immigration requirements, we also ask candidates to indicate whether they are Canadian citizens, permanent residents, or are otherwise already authorized to work at this position for the duration of the appointment, with an explanation if this last category is indicated.
Review of applications will begin March 1, 2022; however, applications will be accepted and evaluated until the position is filled. The anticipated start date is July 1, 2022.
The University of Saskatchewan is strongly committed to a diverse and inclusive workplace that empowers all employees to reach their full potential. All members of the university community share a responsibility for developing and maintaining an environment in which differences are valued and inclusiveness is practiced. The university welcomes applications from those who will contribute to the diversity of our community. The university must, however, comply with federal immigration requirements. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadian citizens and permanent residents will be given priority.