Sessional Instructor, Winter 2019 Term, Department of Geography

  • Company:
    University of Calgary
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  • Salary:
    negotiable / monthly
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  • Posted:
    3 months ago
  • Category:
    Education & Teaching

Job ID:16645Updated:October 11, 2018Location:Main CampusPosition DescriptionTheDepartment of Geographyin theFaculty of Artsinvites applications forSessional Instructorsto teach the following courses during the Winter 2019 session:*GEOG 439 Analytical Method In Geography IILecture: Tuesdays & Thursdays 9:30-10:45 a.m.; Laboratory: Thursdays 12:30-2:20 p.m.GEOG 639 Advance Spatial Analysis & ModelingLecture:Wednesdays 4:00-6:45 a.m.; Laboratory: Fridays 9:00-11:50 a.m.UBST 451 Planning In The Canadian CityLecture:Thursday 6:00-8:45 p.m.For course descriptions, please refer to the University Calendar.Qualifications: Candidates with a completed PhD or nearly completed PhD in a relevant subject area, or equivalent education and teaching experience, and demonstrated research expertise in the relevant field. All applicants must submit a current curriculum vitae, evidence of teaching effectiveness, a statement of teaching philosophy and methods (addressing the specific goals and objectives of the course you have taught including two examples of successful strategies you have used) and tentative course outline. Applicants should also arrange for three letters of reference to be sent to the address below.The application package should be directed to:Dr. David Goldblum, HeadDepartment of GeographyUniversity of Calgary2500 University Dr. NWCalgaryABT2N 1N4Email:cavramen@ucalgary.caThe application deadline is October 23, 2018.The amount of remuneration is calculated according to the Collective Agreement, Schedule B. Please see the Faculty Association’s website athttp: // further information regarding conditions of employment and remuneration.As per the Collective Agreement, the Department of Geography will adhere to the right of first refusal terms (Section 23.12.1 and 23.12.2) for Sessional Appointments.We thank you for your application.Only successful applicants will be contacted.*All courses are subject to budgetary approval. An offer of a Term Certain Sessional Instructor appointment may be cancelled in whole or in part by the Governors prior to the commencement of the appointment term (23.10 in the Collective Agreement).The University of Calgary recognizes that a diverse staff/faculty benefits and enriches the work, learning and research experiences of the entire campus and greater community. We are committed to removing barriers that have been historically encountered by some people in our society. We strive to recruit individuals who will further enhance our diversity and will support their academic and professional success while they are here. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority. In this connection, at the time of your application, please answer the following question: Are you a Canadian citizen or a permanent resident of Canada? (Yes/No)Additional InformationTo learn more about academic opportunities at the University of Calgary and all we have to offer, view ourAcademic Careers website. For more information about the Faculty of Arts visitCareers in the Faculty of ArtsAbout the University of Calgary The University of Calgary is Canada’s leading next-generation university – a living, growing and youthful institution that embraces change and opportunity with a can-do attitude. Located in the nation’s most enterprising city, the university is making tremendous progress on its Eyes High journey to be recognized as one of Canada’s top five research universities, grounded in innovative learning and teaching and fully integrated with the community it both serves and leads. The University of Calgary inspires and supports discovery, creativity and innovation across all disciplines. For more information, About Calgary, AlbertaCalgary is one of the world’s cleanest cities and has been named one of the world’s most livable cities for years. Calgary is a city of leaders – in business, community, philanthropy and volunteerism. Calgarians benefit from a growing number of world-class dining and cultural events and enjoy more days of sunshine per year than any other major Canadian city. Calgary is less than an hour’s drive from the majestic Rocky Mountains and boasts the most extensive urban pathway and bikeway network in North America.