Employment opportunity

Chair, School of Liberal Arts

Competition number
HR 18.30
School of Liberal Arts
$49.14 to $58.48 per hour based on 75 hours bi-weekly
Term from May 1, 2018 to June 30, 2021
Ayamdigut (Whitehorse) Campus
Initial review date


Reporting to the Dean, Applied Arts, this position is responsible for leading and managing programs in the School of Liberal Arts as well as supervising faculty and advising students.   This position will also advise the Dean by researching, planning and implementing the direction of school programming and perform other related duties.

The ideal candidate will have a master’s-level degree directly related to School of Liberal Arts programming and experience in developing and managing programs and projects in a cross-cultural environment, teaching in a postsecondary environment, and working with First Nations and their organizations and agencies. 

A valid Yukon driver’s license is also required.  

Consideration will be given to candidates with the appropriate combination of education and experience.

Quoting the competition number, please send your cover letter and resume to:

Human Resource Services Yukon College, Box 2799
Whitehorse, Yukon, Y1A 5K4
Fax: 867.668.8896
Email: hr@yukoncollege.yk.ca

Applicants should clearly outline all relevant qualifications since selection for interview will be based on applications submitted. A statement of qualifications, which outlines the selection standards, and a position description are available in PDF format for all Bargaining Unit positions, by following the links above.

Please be prepared to provide official transcripts upon request.

We wish to thank all applicants for their interest, but advise that only those selected for an interview will be contacted.