Course Lecturer Job Postings

Department of Economics

Current Priority Points List - up to and including Fall 2023

The current Priority Points list contains the names of those who have acquired priority points
in accordance  with the Collective Agreement of McGill Course Lecturers and Instructors Union


Summer 2024 Course Lecturer Postings

The Department of Economics is inviting applications for a course lecturer position to teach in Summer 2024. When applying, please include your Cover Letter and Curriculum Vitae and, if applicable, a copy of your Study/Work Permit. A brief course outline is optional.

    Deadline to apply: February 29, 2024

    ECON 313-001 Economic Development 1 (CAP 160)
    Microeconomic theories of economic development and empirical evidence on population, labour, firms, poverty. Inequality and environment.

    Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays 01:35 pm-04:55 pm, June 4, 2024 –July 5, 2024, Location: SADB M-1.

    Teaching Qualification Requirements:

    • Doctoral level study in Economics, including completed comprehensive examinations for the PhD, or completed PhD degree in Economics;
    • Evidence of highly effective teaching ability or of superior communications skills and potential for teaching excellence;
    • The candidate's area of specialization should be as close as possible to that of the course being offered;
    • Experience as a teaching assistant for a course is an asset.

    McGill University is an English-language university where most teaching and research activities are conducted in the English language, thereby requiring English communication both verbally and in writing.

    Salary: $9,625 per course.

    For any questions, please contact judy.dear [at] mcgill.ca (Judy Dear), Area Manager, Human Resources & Operations.


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