Part-time Sessional Instructor in Art History, Northwestern Polytechnic

Art/Art History Instructor Position

The Department of Fine Arts is seeking a part-time sessional instructor in Art History. This position will commence August 14, 2023 – April 30, 2024. These classes can be taught remotely or in person at the discretion of the successful candidate.

The successful candidate will teach two art history lecture courses per semester:
AR1010 – Introduction to the History of Art I
AR1020 – Introduction to the History of Art II
AR2560 – Art Since 1945
AR2810 – Twentieth Century Art I

Northwestern Polytechnic provides competitive salaries to its employees. Candidates who hold a Master’s degree are eligible to start at level III on the salary grid, with the increment to be determined based on their experience. For additional information, kindly refer to the Academic Staff Association collective agreement.

Learn more about the Department of Fine Arts.

How to Apply

Only applications received electronically will be considered. To apply, go to and select the job posting.

Upon submission of CVs, please also include:

  • a cover letter;
  • Teaching Philosophy
  • Research Statement
  • reference list (3 professional references)

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The first review of applicants will occur on May 8, 2023, but the position will remain open until a suitable candidate is found.

Only applicants selected for interviews will be contacted. For general inquiries, please contact HR at

Contact Information:
Human Resources Department, Northwestern Polytechnic
10726 106 Ave,
Grande Prairie, AB, T8V 4C4

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