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Department of Integrated Studies in Education

Please visit the Employment Opportunities page on the DISE website.


Department of Educational and Counselling Psychology

Three tenure-track positions in Human Development, Learning Sciences and School/Applied Child Psychology

The Department of Educational and Counselling Psychology invites applications for three tenure-track positions in Human Development, Learning Sciences and School/Applied Child Psychology at the Assistant Professor rank starting as early as August 1, 2015.

Tenure-Track position in Human Development (pdf)

Tenure-Track Position in Learning Sciences (pdf)

Tenure-Track Position in School/Applied Child Psychology (pdf)


ECP Course Lecturer Positions

Those interested in teaching a course for the Department of Educational & Counselling Psychology are asked to send an email to ecpapplication [dot] education [at] mcgill [dot] ca with the following information:

  • Subject line of your email should read: Course Lecturer Application
  • Attach your teaching resume
  • Include a list of ECP courses that you wish to apply to teach
    • (ECP courses can be viewed by class schedule in Minerva. First you must select a term, then by selecting all those courses beginning with the following four letters: EDPC, EDPE, EDPI, EDPH and EDPT, you will be able to view a list of the courses ECP will be offering).  Those with a current listing of TBA in the instructor column, are open for applications. **Please note that the list of courses may be subject to change.**

Please note that the Department accepts applications for Fall and Winter courses at the beginning in April of each year until all positions are filled.

The Department accepts applications for the Spring/Summer term in March of each year until all positions are filled.

For further information about Course Lecturer positions at McGill University, please refer to the Course Lecturers page on the Academic Personnel Office website.

Department of Kinesiology and Physical Education

Tenure-track Position in Physical and Health Education Pedagogy: Please download the .pdf:
[English] [French]

Chairperson, Department of Kinesiology and Physical Education

The Faculty of Education at McGill University invites applications for the position of Chairperson of the Department of Kinesiology and Physical Education. McGill University is located in downtown Montreal and is home to 25,000 undergraduate students and 8,000 graduate students from 160 different countries.

Composed of three academic units with distinct disciplinary expertise in Teacher Education, Education and Counseling Psychology, and Kinesiology and Physical Education, the Faculty of Education at McGill University provides an unrivalled setting for transdisciplinary inquiry and learning that seeks to extend beyond the boundaries of existing disciplines to address current and complex multifaceted societal issues. Faculty members from the three academic units are engaged in research on various aspects of education, human development and well-being throughout the lifespan, be they cognitive, psychological, emotional or physical.

The department of Kinesiology and Physical Education brings together professionals working on research topics within the areas of Physiology, Biomechanics, Motor Control and Psychology. These areas of research span broadly across disciplines and are characterized by extensive collaborations within the Faculty and the University, as well as internationally. The department currently has 14 full- time academic staff members and houses the Research Centre for Physical Activity and Health (PATH).

This is a tenured position and the successful candidate will play a leadership role in advancing the Department, and in shaping the direction and growth of the Faculty of Education.

The Faculty is seeking an energetic and visionary leader to motivate and engage faculty members, to inspire excellence in teaching and research, and to further enhance consultation, collegiality and collaboration within the department, Faculty and broader university community. Building on research strengths, the Chair will guide the expansion of the department into exciting areas of promise. Opportunities exist for the establishment of new initiatives, and for the recruitment of faculty members. The Chair is responsible for creating an environment conducive to the articulation and implementation of the Department’s strategic plan. The successful candidate will be an active advocate for the department, will be collegial and consultative in his or her leadership to drive strategic growth initiatives and educational innovation, and will work towards maximizing research output within the department.

Candidates are expected to have a distinguished record of teaching, research and university service. A complete dossier requires a cover letter describing the candidate’s qualifications for the position, a detailed curriculum vitae accompanied by a brief description of teaching and research interests, administrative experience, , as well as contact details of three referees. The dossier should be sent electronically no later than August 31, 2015 to:

Allyson Noftall, Faculty Administrator at: allyson [dot] noftall [at] mcgill [dot] ca (subject: KPE%20CHAIR%20SEARCH) xxxxxxxx [at] mcgill [dot] ca (. )Please enter “KPE CHAIR SEARCH” and your name in the subject field.

All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply; however, in accordance with Canadian

Immigration requirements, priority will be given to Canadian citizens and permanent residents of Canada.

McGill University is committed to equity in employment and diversity. It welcomes applications from indigenous peoples, visible minorities, ethnic minorities, persons with disabilities, women, persons of minority sexual orientations and gender identities and others who may contribute to further diversification.

For more information regarding the position or to learn more about McGill, the Faculty and the department please visit http://www.mcgill.ca/education and http://www.mcgill.ca/edu-kpe/

You are invited to download this job description as a .pdf in [English] or [French]

Office of Leadership in Community and International Initiatives (LCII)

There are currently no academic employment opportunities available.

Casual/Other/Student Employment Opportunities

Bargaining Unit Support Staff Opportunities are listed on McGill's Human Resources Website

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