Sessional Instructor - Faculty of Education (Winter 2018) *REPOSTED*

Competition Number: 
50SI17R
Position Type: 
Sessional Opening
Closing Date: 
Friday, June 2, 2017
Date of Posting: 
May 26, 2017
Department: 
Faculty of Education
Position: 
Sessional Instructor
Contract: 
Winter 2018

The Faculty of Education at the University of Prince Edward Island has openings for sessional instructors to teach the following courses in the Winter Session 2018.

ED-6170  Issues in Educational Leadership (1 section)

In this course, students examine current issues in educational leadership. Students research the factors which influence educational leadership such as socio-economic trends, school restructuring, curriculum development, and educational technology.

This is a 12-week on-line course offered to students in our MEd Focus on Mathematics Education cohort from January 3rd to April 5th.

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 undergraduate programs, please contact Carolyn Francis at 1.902.894.2813 or crfrancis@upei.ca  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 June 2, 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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