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The Department of Curriculum and Pedagogy (EDCP) offers various opportunities for employment, most commonly for part-time teaching or supervision in the teacher education program. We encourage interested Sessional (part-time faculty) and Graduate Teaching Assistant (GTA) applicants to apply for specific positions advertised below. For policies used for hiring within the Department, please refer to the Sessional policy and GTA policy.

Applicants interested in tenure track, full-time faculty positions are encouraged to periodically browse this page, the Faculty of Education’s Job Postings , and UBC’s Department of Human Resources . The Department also advertises periodically for Adjunct Faculty and Postdoctoral Fellows. Seconded (from School Board) Faculty positions are advertised by the Teacher Education Office . Potential staff should refer to Human Resources .

The University of British Columbia is committed to the principles of Employment Equity and we welcome applications from all qualified candidates. In January 2007, EDCP approved an Affirmative Action Plan and committed to accommodating diversity in hiring practices with systemic changes in culture and curriculum of certificate, diploma, teacher education, and graduate programs. People of aboriginal descent, members of visible minorities, and people with disabilities are invited to identify themselves as members of these designated groups. Please feel free to use the Voluntary Declaration form and attach to this to your cover letter or resumé.

Due to the number of applications we receive, we are unable to confirm receipt of submissions over the phone or through the mail, nor can we provide the status of applicants except to those who are selected for an interview.

Also, due to scheduling and workload changes and plans within the Department, deadlines for applications may change and new job postings may be uploaded. We will try to indicate these changes but it is the responsibility of potential applicants to check the website periodically for changes.

The Department of Curriculum and Pedagogy will offer a limited number of Teaching Assistant appointments for the 2010–2011 academic year. Deadline for applications is March 31, 2010, for summer session and July 5, 2010, for winter session.

The Department of Curriculum and Pedagogy will offer a limited number of Sessional teaching appointments for the 2010–2011 academic year. Deadline for applications is April 15, 2010, for summer session and July 15, 2010, for winter session.


Full-Time Faculty (Tenure Track) 2014-15
Physical Education – CLOSED
Home Economics Education – CLOSED
12-month Full-Time Lecturer 2014-15
Part-time Lecturer – Outdoor Experiential Education (12-month) – CLOSED
Full-time Lecturer – Home Economics Education (12-month) – CLOSED
Full-time Lecturer – Mathematics Education (12-month) – CLOSED
Full-time Lecturer – Physical Education (12-month) – CLOSED
Part-time Lecturer – Physical Education (12-month) – CLOSED
Full-time Lecturer – Science Education (12-month) – CLOSED
Secondment 2014-15
Music Education (12-months)
Physical Education (12-months) – CLOSED
Home Economics Education (12-month) – CLOSED
Physical Education (12-month) – CLOSED
Business Education (12-month) – CLOSED
Sessional (Part-Time Faculty) 2014-15
Summer 2015 EDCP 329
Summer 2015 EDCP 495
Winter_2014 EDCP 340/105 – CLOSED
Winter_2014_EDCP 340/108 – CLOSED
Winter_2014_EDCP 320/108 – CLOSED
Winter 2014 EDCP 354/301 – CLOSED
Winter 2014 EDCP 304/001 – CLOSED
Winter 2014 EDCP 362d – CLOSED
Summer 2014 EDCP 371/951 – CLOSED
Summer 2014 EDCP 471/951 – CLOSED
Summer 2014EDCP 453/951 (CLOSED)
Summer 2014 EDCP 496/951 (CLOSED)
Summer 2014 EDCP 323/951 and 423/951 (CLOSED)
Summer 2014 EDCP 329 (CLOSED)
Summer 2014 EDCP 390/96A, EDCP 392/96A (CLOSED)
Winter 2013_EDCP 320 – CLOSED
Winter 2013 – EDCP 340 – CLOSED
Winter 2013 – EDCP 362B - CLOSED
Winter 2013 – EDCP 331/104, 331/109, 331/101 and 331/107 – CLOSED
Winter 2013 – EDCP 374A 301 – CLOSED
Winter 2013 – EDCP 349 105 – CLOSED
Winter 2013 – EDCP 340 105  – CLOSED
Winter 2013 – EDCP 349 (WKTEP) – CLOSED
Winter 2013 – EDCP 342A 301 – CLOSED
GTA (Graduate Teaching Assistant)  2014-15
Winter 2014 – EDCP 408 301 (CLOSED)
GAA (Graduate Academic Assistant)

Career Resources

For career resources and various advertisements for teaching at the post-secondary level, all students seeking employment are encouraged to consult UBC Career Services , CAUT Bulletin , Chronicle of Higher Education , and University Affairs . EDCP graduate students seeking K–12 teaching positions are encouraged to consult Education Canada and Teaching .

For more information on hiring policies and employment opportunities for faculty and GTAs at UBC, please see