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Employment Opportunities in Sociology

Ryerson University is known for innovative programs built on the integration of theoretical and practically oriented learning. More than 80 undergraduate and graduate programs are distinguished by a professionally focused curriculum and strong emphasis on excellence in teaching, research and creative activities. Ryerson is also a leader in adult learning, with the largest university-based continuing education school in Canada.

Please see the list of positions offered in the Sociology Faculty below.

For more information, see the Ryerson Job Board.

Continuing Education Opportunities

Continuing education teaching is administered through the G. Raymond Chang School of Continuing Education. Teaching takes place at night during the Fall and Winter terms, and during both day and night during the Spring and Summer terms.

When teaching positions become available, they are posted at Heaslip House, 297 Victoria Street and on the Chang School website.

Instructions for Applying

Browse the Instructor Job Postings

Postings are available for five working days. Each posting contains specific instructions concerning the qualifications required, the method of application, the place to submit it, and what needs to be included in the application.

Potential applicants should note that successful candidates will generally possess teaching experience in the specific area covered by the course(s) applied for, and also teaching experience for which the applicant has borne full academic responsibility. Teaching assistantships are not considered sufficient experience.

Teaching/Grading Assistants

Graduate Assistant and Marker/Grader positions are listed on the Ryerson Careers page of the Ryerson website. You can search for positions in the Department of Sociology (Faculty of Arts) using the search function.

Please follow the application instructions listed. Preference will be given to applicants who are currently registered as graduate students at Ryerson University.

Research Assistants

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Teaching Positions

Contract Lecturer

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Limited Term

Please check the Ryerson Careers and Jobs Board.

Tenure Stream

Please check later for open Tenure Stream positions.