SMT 2401 Introduction to Liturgy Instructor – Position Filled

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A graduate degree in liturgy or a related field of theology.. Previous teaching experience in a similar course is strongly preferred. Ability to assume sole responsibility for the preparation and grading of all written assignments, and tests.
Preparation and delivery of course content; goals/outcomes; development, administration and marking of assignments, tests and exams; calculation and submission of grades; holding regular office hours; supervising TAs (if any) assigned to the course.
  • Start Date
    July 12, 2021
  • Department
    Faculty of Theology — Supervised by: Dean, Faculty of Theology
  • Compensation
    $8,489.50 (includes vacation pay)
  • Hours
    TBA
  • How to Apply
    usmc.deanoftheology@utoronto.ca
  • Terms

     

    Job Posting No. (please quote on application): SMT 2401
    Posting Date: February 24, 2021 Closing Date: March 24, 2021
    Position:  Course Instructor
    Number of Positions Available One (1)
    Term when the course will be offered: Summer 2021
    Course Number & Course Title: SMT 2401 Introduction to Liturgy
    Course Description: This course is an introduction to the history, theology and pastoral practice of Christian liturgy. Topics include: the role of ritual and symbol in human life, the historical development of Christian worship in both East and West, liturgical theology, the relationship of liturgy to society and culture and critical approaches to liturgical practice.

     

    Qualifications: A graduate degree in liturgy or a related field of theology.. Previous teaching experience in a similar course is strongly preferred. Ability to assume sole responsibility for the preparation and grading of all written assignments, and tests.
    Brief Description of Duties: Preparation and delivery of course content; goals/outcomes; development, administration and marking of assignments, tests and exams; calculation and submission of grades; holding regular office hours; supervising TAs (if any) assigned to the course.
    Salary: $8489.50  (includes vacation pay)
    Estimated Course Enrolment: 10
    Estimated TA Support: N/A
    Class Schedule: Monday & Wednesday 18:00 to 21:00

    (Classes will be held remotely)

    Dates of the Appointment: July 12, 2021 – August 4, 2021
    Application Process Applicants should submit a cover letter,  a current CV and names of three references via email to the Office of the Dean, Faculty of Theology, University of St. Michael’s College usmc.deanoftheology@utoronto.ca

     

    This job is posted in accordance with the CUPE 3902 Unit 4 Collective Agreement.

    Please note that this position is tentative, pending funding, final course determinations and enrolments.

    We thank all applicants for their interest. Only those considered for an interview will be contacted.

    The University of St. Michael’s College is strongly committed to diversity within its community and especially welcomes applications from racialized persons/persons of colour, women, Indigenous/Aboriginal people of North America, persons with disabilities, LGBTQ persons, people who take a religiously informed view of human experience, and others who may contribute to further diversification of ideas.

    All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority.

    If you require accessibility accommodation, please contact Human Resources at 416-926-1300 ext. 7191 or hr.stmikes@utoronto.ca

     

    If you are unable to teach at the scheduled time or teach the course remotely, this offer will be withdrawn.