Sessional Instructor - Faculty of Education (Summer 2017) *REPOSTED*

Competition Number: 
02SI17R4
Position Type: 
Sessional Opening
Closing Date: 
Wednesday, May 24, 2017
Date of Posting: 
May 16, 2017
Department: 
Faculty of Education
Position: 
Sessional Instructor
Contract: 
Summer 2017

The Faculty of Education at the University of Prince Edward Island has openings for sessional instructors to teach the following course in the Summer Session 2017.

ED 6140-99  Theories of Research and Learning (1 section)
In this course, students address the role of theory in educational research. The aim is to familiarize graduate students with various theoretical frameworks including theories and principles of learning.

This is a three-semester hour course offered on campus.  This section is offered to students in the MEd Focus on Inclusive Education (Qualify for PEI Additional Designation) from July 10-21 from 8:00am to 1:00pm. 

Qualifications:

Successful candidates will normally have school-based experience in a Canadian public K-12 system.  For applicants without school-based experience, teaching in other contexts relevant and appropriate to the position will be considered. Where courses are offered on-line using multi-media technologies, applicants will normally be able to demonstrate successful on-line teaching experience.  Candidates who do not have previous online teaching experience must be open to and willing to do extra training for this delivery model, and without additional compensation.

In addition, candidates applying to teach graduate courses will normally have established expertise, and successful leadership and/or teaching experience in a context related to the foci of the cohort.

In all instances, qualified applicants on the UPEI Sessional Roster of the Faculty of Education will be given priority. 

THE OFFERING OF THESE COURSES IS CONDITIONAL PENDING FINAL ENROLMENT NUMBERS.   ALL SESSIONAL COURSES ARE SUBJECT TO THE FINAL BUDGETARY AND ADMINISTRATIVE APPROVAL.  THE AVAILABIILTY OF THESE SESSIONAL POSITIONS IS CONDITIONAL ON THE FINALIZATION OF REGULAR FACULTY MEMBER WORKLOAD DISTRIBUTION.

For additional information regarding positions in the graduate programs, please contact Dr. Tim Goddard at 1.902.894.2843 or tgoddard@upei.ca.  

Applicants should submit a curriculum vitae and names and contact details of three referees to:

Dr. Ron MacDonald, Dean
c/o Karen-Anne O’Halloran (kohalloran@upei.ca)
Faculty of Education
University of Prince Edward Island
550 University Avenue
Charlottetown, PE   C1A 4P3

In accordance with Canadian immigration requirements, all qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadian citizens and permanent residents will be given priority. UPEI is committed to the principle of equity in employment.

Closing date for applications is May 24, 2017

UPEI encourages all qualified applicants to apply for job openings; however, in keeping with the terms and provisions of the university’s various employment and collective agreements, first priority will be given to internal candidates.
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