Canadian Classical Bulletin/Bulletin Canadien des Etudes Anciennes

14.6.2      2008 04 05      ISSN 1198-9149


Editors/Rédacteurs: J. W. Geyssen (University of New Brunswick), Michael P. Fronda (McGill University) & Renaud Gagné (McGill University)





Published by e-mail by the Classical Association of Canada/

Publié par courrier électronique par la société canadienne des études classiques


President: James Murray (University of New Brunswick, Fredericton)

Secretary/ Secrétaire: Patrick Baker (Université Laval)

Treasurer/ Trésorier: Annabel Robinson (University of Regina)




[1] Positions Available 


[1] Positions Available


From:  Mark Joyal  M_Joyal@UManitoba.CA


The Department of Classics, University of Manitoba, invites applications for one eight-month sessional position, September 2008 to April 2009. The successful candidate will be required to teach the following courses (three per term):

· Elementary Greek (both terms)
· Introduction to Ancient Greek Culture (fall term)
· Greek and Roman Mythology (both terms)
· Second-year Greek (winter term)

Candidates must have an M.A. in Classics; a completed Ph.D. is preferred. Candidates must also have a demonstrated ability to teach at the undergraduate level.

Applications will be considered until an appointment is made.  For more information contact Dr. Mark Joyal, Head, Department of Classics at <> or (204) 474-9987. Departmental website:

Applications are encouraged from qualified men and women, including members of visible minorities, Aboriginal peoples, and persons with disabilities. In accordance with Canadian Immigration requirements, this advertisement is directed to Canadian citizens and permanent residents.

A letter of application, curriculum vitae, evidence of good teaching, and three letters of recommendation (received directly from the referees) should be sent to:

Dr. Mark Joyal
Head, Department of Classics
University of Manitoba
Winnipeg, MB
R3T 2M8
Fax: 204-474-7684

Application materials, including letters of reference, will be handled in accordance with the Freedom of Information and Protection and Privacy Act (Manitoba).


From: Terry Smith


The Department of Classics at Queen’s University, Kingston, Ontario, invites applications for one two-year, non-renewable appointment effective September 1, 2008 subject to budgetary approval.  Rank and salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience.


We seek an outstanding and enthusiastic scholar who has demonstrated excellence in both teaching and research. The successful applicant will have a Ph.D. or be very close to receiving the degree and will teach a full course load (2.0) at the undergraduate level in introductory courses in Latin and Greek and Roman civilization in the first year of the appointment.  The opportunity exists for teaching senior undergraduate courses in the second year.


A letter of application (with current CV, a statement of research and teaching interests and any other materials candidates wish to submit for consideration) should be sent to Professor Caroline Falkner, Head, Department of Classics, John Watson Hall, Queen’s University, Kingston, Ontario K7L 3N6, Canada. Phone 613-533-2745; fax 613-533-6739; email Candidates should also arrange for three letters of reference to be sent to the above address under separate cover. Consideration of candidates will commence on May 1, 2008 and continue until a successful candidate is selected.

Queen's is committed to employment equity and diversity in the workplace and welcomes applications from women, visible minorities, aboriginal people, persons with disabilities, and persons of any sexual orientation or gender identity.  The University invites applications from all qualified individuals; however, Canadians and Permanent Residents will be given priority.  The academic staff at Queen's University are governed by a Collective Agreement between the Queen's University Faculty Association (QUFA) and the University which is posted at .



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