Dalhousie University

Job Title

Assistant Professor (5-year Limited-Term Appointment)


School of Information Management


Opening Date: 01/10/2023
Closing Date:  02/10/2023

Job Description

The Faculty of Management and the Department of Information Science invite applications for a limited term appointment of up to five years in the Faculty of Management at the rank of assistant professor commencing July 1, 2023.

Job Duties

The successful candidate is expected to teach in the Bachelor of Management program, including in the foundational first-year and capstone courses. These teaching responsibilities require the incumbent to conduct pedagogical cultivation and insight into the Bachelor of Management degree program. The successful candidate will thus be expected to contribute to the Faculty’s stewardship of the program through their service.

The workload is focused on teaching (60%) and service (30%), with a 10% time allocation for research.


Required qualifications, experience and skills:
  • A PhD degree in a field relevant to the Bachelor of Management program;
  • Demonstrated teaching, research, or professional experience in areas related to core fields in the Bachelor of Management degree, such as interdisciplinary management, or strategic management;
  • Demonstrated record of teaching excellence and administrative service;
  • Experience teaching at the undergraduate level;
  • Experience with team teaching, including the ability to take the lead in course development, delivery, and coordination of team teaching;
  • Demonstrated skill with project management and curriculum development; and
  • Experience with online teaching, pedagogical innovation, and experiential approaches to management education.
Preferred qualifications, experience, and skills:
  • Experience with leading degree programs through formal review and approval processes.

Supplemental Information

The Department of Information Science is a new department (as of July 1, 2023), and will mostly consist of current members of the School of Information Management. You can read about their research and teaching interests at

Dalhousie University is among Canada’s U15 group of leading research-oriented universities. We are located in Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada a city known for its great quality of life. Located in one of Canada’s more temperate areas, Nova Scotia gets warm, sunny summers; long, colorful autumns; and cool, snowy winters.

Dalhousie University commits to achieving inclusive excellence through continually championing equity, diversity, inclusion, and accessibility. The university encourages applications from Indigenous persons (especially Mi’kmaq), persons of Black/African descent (especially African Nova Scotians), and members of other racialized groups, persons with disabilities, women, and persons identifying as members of 2SLGBTQ+ communities, and all candidates who would contribute to the diversity of our community. For more information, please visit

How to Apply

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Applicants should submit a CV, cover letter, teaching dossier including sample syllabi of courses developed and evidence of curriculum or pedagogical development, and sample teaching evaluations no later than February 10th, 2023.

Inquiries may be directed to Philippe Mongeon, Chair of the Search committee (care of [email protected]).