Course Lecturer Positions

Course Lecturer positions are governed by the McGill Course Lecturers and Instructors Union (MCLIU) collective agreement. Please consult the collective agreement for additional information on the selection process.

The Priority Point list for the Department of Educational and Counselling Psychology is available here: Current List of Priority Points (Updated as of April 2019) 

ECP doctoral students who have successfully completed their comprehensive exam are eligible to apply for the positions posted on this Web page. As per ECP Departmental policy, other ECP students are not eligible to teach ECP courses.

Please note that offers are subject to budgetary restrictions.

Application Instructions

Applications are submitted electronically, via email to ecp [at] (subject: Course%20Lecturer%20Application%20Summer%202018%20-%20) . The subject line of your email should have the following format: " Course Lecturer Application Semester Year YourLastName" e.g., "Course Lecturer Application Summer 2016 Smith". Your application should include the following:

  1. Academic CV (PDF file format preferable). Please format as follows: last name CV and year eg "Smith CV 2016"
  2. MCLIU Application Form
  3. Optional: Cover letter. Your cover letter should be concise and focused. It should outline the specific expertise and experience you have in relation to the course(s) you are applying to teach and how you meet the Teaching Qualification Requirements (TQRs) for the courses in question.

NOTE: Due to the large number of applications we receive for course lecturer positions, unfortunately we cannot respond to each applicant individually. Only those being offered a position will be contacted. Thank you for your interest and your understanding.

Positions for YEAR-LONG F19/W20, FALL 2019, and Winter 2020 Courses

Positions for Year-Long F19/W20, Fall 2019, and Winter 2020 courses were posted June 1-15, 2019 with an application deadline of June 22, 2019 at 11:59pm. Additional positions for Fall 2019 and Winter 2020 were posted June 3-17, 2019 with an application deadline of June 24, 2019 at 11:59pm.  

Note: If any additional positions become available, they will be posted here as supplemental postings.