Regular Probationary Faculty – Earth & Environmental Sciences

  • Company:
    Douglas College
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  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
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  • Posted:
    3 days ago
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The Role

The Earth & Environmental Sciences Department offers an Associate of Science Degree in Environmental Science, an Associate of Science Degree in Geology, a Graduate Diploma in Geological Resources, as well as a broad range of first- and second-year university transfer courses. For additional program information, please refer to the Douglas College Earth & Environmental Sciences website at:

The department is seeking an instructor with teaching experience who enjoys working in a collaborative environment, and is capable of teaching both environmental and earth science (geology) courses at the first and second year levels.


As a faculty member in the Earth & Environmental Sciences Department you will instruct students, facilitate learning and evaluate student progress in College courses. You will plan, organize and manage learning activities and resources, provide academic advice to learners and maintain quality learner-centered instruction. You will plan and participate in field trips and field schools that may require overnight travel. You will also be expected to attend meetings, participate in faculty and college-wide committees and engage in ongoing professional development.

To Be Successful in this Role You Will Need

The minimum qualifications for this position are:
1. MSc. in the Geological Sciences or equivalent degree in science, environmental science, or applied science;
2. Teaching experience at college or university level;
3. Passion for geological science and environmental science;
4. Experience in the mineral industry, the environmental industry, research, and/or field-work would be an asset;
5. Ability to work co-operatively as part of the Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences and to contribute positively to the college community.

Applicants will be considered for this position based upon their experience, qualifications and availability. Applicants must be capable and willing to work online, in the lecture room, laboratory, and rugged outdoor geologic field school environment.