Sessional Lecturer Positions 2023 Summer

Wednesday, March 8, 2023

Sessional Lecturer Positions Summer 2023

The Department of Ancient Mediterranean and Near Eastern Studies is now accepting applications for Sessional positions in the 2023 Summer Session.

Subject to budgetary, enrolment matters, and other departmental considerations, the successful candidates will teach the following courses:

Course Title Term Days Time
ARBC 101 951 Beginning Classical and Quranic Arabic I 1 MW 13:00-16:00
HEBR 101 951 Beginning Biblical Hebrew I 1 TTh 13:00-16:00
LATN 101 951 Beginning Latin I 1 TTh 10:00-13:00
AMNE 151 951 Greek and Roman Mythology (incl. discussion sections) 1 MW 14:00-17:00
AMNE 341 951 Sex, Lies, and Violence in the Hebrew Bible 1 MW 10:00-13:00

Course descriptions can be found at: Please note that the days/times listed are subject to change.

Please send your Letter of Application and current CV (one combined pdf) by 4 pm, March 27, 2023 to Deana Holmes, Department of Ancient Mediterranean and Near Eastern Studies UBC: email

Applicants must be physically located and legally able to work in Canada for the duration of the appointment. All positions are subject to funding and are governed by UBC’s “Agreement on Conditions of Appointment for Sessional and Part-time Faculty Members”:

In accordance with Canadian immigration requirements, priority will be given to Canadian citizens and permanent residents of Canada. The University of British Columbia hires on the basis of merit and is committed to employment equity. We encourage all qualified persons to apply.

Equity and diversity are essential to academic excellence. An open and diverse community fosters the inclusion of voices that have been underrepresented or discouraged. We encourage applications from members of groups that have been marginalized on any grounds enumerated under the B.C. Human Rights Code, including sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, racialization, disability, political belief, religion, marital or family status, age, and/or status as a First Nation, Metis, Inuit, or Indigenous person

Dr. Michael Griffin, Head, AMNE

A pdf version of the job posting is available here.