Instructor, School of Business

University of the Fraser Valley
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Assistant professor / lecturer

Job summary

The School of Business develops individuals to achieve leadership, management, global citizenship, and employability potential through business-relevant, research-informed education. The school offers degree, diploma, and certificate programs. Its Bachelor of Business Administration program is internationally recognized as one of the best business programs and accredited by EFMD.

The School of Business invites applicants in all subject areas for sessional appointments. In particular, we invite applicants qualified to teach the following courses:


BUS 201: Human Resource Management

BUS 203: Organizational Behaviour

BUS 305: Industrial Relations

BUS 321: Business Marketing Management

BUS 322: Advanced Selling


For accounting positions only: A current Canadian professional designation is required for those who wish to teach courses in accounting.


Applicants are generally required to have (1) a Master’s degree and at least five years of relevant industry experience, or (2) a DBA or PhD degree in a relevant discipline. Applicants with relevant industry experience, demonstrated excellent teaching experience from a recognized post-secondary institution, and a DBA or PhD degree from an AACSB or EQUIS accredited institution are given priority.

Relevant post-doctoral or industrial experience is highly desirable. Applicants with demonstrated, effective teaching experience relevant to their topic area in both face to face and online instruction will be given priority.

About UFV

The University of the Fraser Valley has four campus locations within the beautiful Fraser Valley in British Columbia. Recognized as one of BC's top employers, UFV offers a combination of career and lifestyle benefits. Join a team of 1,400 passionate professionals who value integrity, inclusivity and excellence. At UFV, you will serve a vibrant community, and shape the future of 15,000 students.

How to apply

Applications must include a letter of application (cover letter), curriculum vitae, three letters of reference, a one-page statement of teaching philosophy and (if available) recent teaching evaluations. Applicants may submit up to three samples of scholarly work in support of their application.

Applicants need not identify their country of origin or citizenship; however, all applications must include one of the following statements in their cover letter: “I am a Canadian citizen/permanent resident of Canada”; or, “I am not a Canadian citizen/permanent resident of Canada.” Applications that do not include this information will be deemed incomplete.

Incomplete applications will not be reviewed.

Direct application materials by the closing date, referring to Posting #2020.139 to

The Selection Advisory Committee will begin reviewing applications on June 15, 2020; however, the position will remain open until filled.


The University of the Fraser Valley is situated on the unceded traditional territory of the Stó:lō peoples. The Stó:lō have an intrinsic relationship with what they refer to as S'olh Temexw (Our Sacred Land); therefore, we express our gratitude and respect for the honour of living and working in this territory.

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Assistant professor / lecturer


Abbotsford , Canada