Course Lecturers

Summer 2019 Course Lecturers – Job Posting – COMS 200

The Department of Art History and Communication Studies invites applications for Course Lecturers to teach a course during summer 2019. Proposals for co-teaching will be considered.

Please note that Course Lecturers have signed their first Collective Agreement on 30 October 2015, available at

Should you wish to apply for the positions listed below, please email your complete application file to the following persons:

• Hélène Côté (helene.cote [at]
• Jocelyne Régnier (jocelyne.regnier [at]

Posting date: February 1, 2019
Posting period: February 1, 2019 to February 16, 2019
Application deadline: February 23, 2018

Application file:

All candidates:

For candidates who have previously taught in the Department:

  • Curriculum vitae;
  • International applicants: submission of Work Permit is not required, unless the Work Permit has expired.

For new candidates:

  • Curriculum vitae;
  • International applicants: copy of your Work Permit.

Salary: $8,220.00

Positions available:
Explanation of course levels: 200-level courses are introductory surveys of the area. 300-level courses offer intermediate-level explorations of their subject areas. 400-level courses are advances, intensive seminar explorations of a specialized area or special topics courses, depending on the course number.

COMS 200 (CRN 419 – 3 credits) History of Communication

Teaching Qualification Requirements (TQRs)

  • Ph.D. or ABD Ph.D. candidate in Communication Studies.
  • Some teaching experience in Communication Studies is an asset.


  • 1 May to 3 June 2019
  • Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays from 11:05 a.m. to 1:25 p.m.
  • Arts Building, Room W-120

Course description: The social and cultural implications of major developments in communications from prehistory to the electronic era. Thematic and conceptual introduction to the underlying media technologies and to some key issues and practices of historical thinking about their role in society. 


Important Resources for Course Lecturers


MCLIU - McGill Course Lecturers and Instructors Union


MCLIU application form (pdf)

Application form for teaching contracts (pdf)