Sessional Instructor, Entrepreneurship and Innovation Area, Haskayne School of Business – Calgary

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    University of Calgary
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    negotiable / monthly
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  • Posted:
    12 hours ago
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    Business / Mgmt

Job ID:20310Updated:March 12, 2020Location:Main CampusPosition DescriptionApplications are invited to apply for the Sessional Instructor position teaching theEntrepreneurship & Innovationcourse in theSpring 2020session. This semester runs from May 1, 2020 until June 30, 2020.ENTI 405:New Venture Startup, Monday & Wednesday, 18:00-20:45, SH 268This course is linked to a pedagogy research project. Students learn about venture startups from the context of a business ecosystem. The course engages students in a series of projects with consumers, entrepreneurs, city leaders and others, along with guest lectures. The goal is to experience a business ecosystem from multiple perspectives, with the goal of identifying strategies to successfully start a business. The research project will focus on the design and implementation of the student experiences, as well as the impact of the pedagogy on student learning.Qualifications:Experience with or interest in community-based project learning pedagogy is preferredMBA degree or equivalent is required, and doctoral degree work would be preferredWork experience in the field of entrepreneurship or business is preferredPrevious post secondary teaching experience is a requirementFamiliarity with, or willingness to learn, high impact teaching methods is preferredWillingness to support the research project activities through data collection is requiredApplication Deadline:March 31, 2020To apply, submit a letter of application to the attention of Michael Robinson, Area Chair, Entrepreneurship and Innovation Area and apply online.In support of your application, please provide the following:A current CV containing a discussion of relevant teaching experience (courses taught, textbooks used, where and when taught)Previous teaching evaluations, if applicableThree (3) letters of referenceEvidence or description of any community engagement you have been involved inAny additional information that you feel would strengthen your application and assist in the selection processThe amount of remuneration is calculated according to the Collective Agreement, Schedule B. Please see the Faculty Association’s website at further information regarding conditions of employment and remuneration. We thank you for your application. Only successful applicants will be contacted.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 Haskayne School of Business visitCareers in the Haskayne School of Business.About 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.