Sessional Instructor – Computer Organization, Schulich School of Engineering

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    University of Calgary
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    negotiable / month
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Position Description

The Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at the University of Calgary has an opening for a Sessional position in the second year engineering program.

The successful candidate will be expected to teach an undergraduate level course ENCM 369 – Computer Organization. ENCM 369 is listed in the University of Calgary Calendar for the Summer 2021 session . The successful candidate will be expected to have earned at least a Masters in Electrical, Computer or Software Engineering and must have a demonstrated background in the subject matter related to this course. The successful candidate must also have very good previous teaching performance or shows the potential for very good to excellent teaching ability. It is strongly desired that the candidate is registered as a Professional Engineer in a Canadian Province.

ENCM 369 course description 

Organization of a simple stored-program computer: CPU, busses and memory. Instruction sets, machine code, and assembly language. Conventions for assembly language generated by compilers. Floating-point number representation. Hardware organization. Address translation and virtual memory. Input/output devices, computer interfacing, interrupt handling and multi-tasking systems.

Instructor contact hours:

Lecture (L01): Monday, Wednesday, Friday 08:00 ~ 9:50am
Lab (B01): Thursday 8:00 ~ 10:45am
Tutorial (T01): Friday 13:00 ~ 14:50p.m.

In accordance with Canadian immigration requirements, priority will be given to Canadian citizens and permanent residents of Canada. The University of Calgary is committed to Employment Equity.

Applications should include application letters, a curriculum vitae and a 1-page teaching statement, together with the names and contact information of three referees. Please submit your application online via the ‘Apply Now’ link. Please be aware that the application process allows for only four attachments.

The deadline for the applications is March 3, 2021.

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