Associate Faculty, School of Environment and Sustainability

Department: 
Faculty of Social and Applied Sciences
Reference number: 
AF
Closing date: 
Friday, December 15, 2017 - 17:00
Employment status: 
Associate faculty
Full or part time: 
Part-time
Competition status: 
Completed
Job description: 

Royal Roads University is seeking expressions of interest for Associate Faculty positions in the School of Environment and Sustainability, Faculty of Social and Applied Sciences. Please note - Associate Faculty are not employees; rather, they hold limited-term contracts to teach individual courses in our programs.

Royal Roads University is located in Victoria, BC.  Its mandate is to offer professional degree programs with a focus on applied research. With a reputation for innovation, Royal Roads University is a leader in online delivery and primarily attracts learners who are working professionals. Our programs are delivered on-line, blended on-line with on campus residency, and face to face. 

The School’s programs include both graduate and undergraduate programs.  

To read more about our school and its programs, please visit our website at:

 http://www.royalroads.ca/prospective-students/programs/environment-sustainability

This site has links to specific programs and from those program pages there are links to course descriptions.

Qualifications: 
  • A PhD in a related field is preferred

  • Professional experience in a related field is required with expertise that aligns with the focus of the course(s) to which you are applying

  • Demonstrated teaching excellence at the graduate or undergraduate level

  • Experience working within an interdisciplinary outcomes-based curriculum

  • Experience teaching in web-based distance education programs 

A teaching philosophy that is compatible with RRU’S Learning and Teaching Model, available at: http://www.royalroads.ca/about/learning-and-teaching-model

Application submission information: 

To apply via email: 

  • In your application, please include a one-page cover letter that identifies the specific courses you are interested in teaching and in which program(s), your curriculum vitae, and a one-page statement of your teaching philosophy.

  • Put ‘SES Associate Faculty’ in the Subject Heading of your email.

  • Submit all documentation to: SES-AFInquiries@royalroads.ca

Please note:  While Royal Roads University values all applications we receive, only those candidates chosen for further consideration will be contacted. Shortlisted candidates may be required to provide the names and contact information for three referees, and to arrange for the forwarding of degree transcripts directly from the granting institutions if requested.

 

Your personal information is collected under the authority of the University Act and is subject to the Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act.  Your personal information will be used to record and track your application for this competition and will not be disclosed to any other external third parties unless we are directed to do so by you.  For more information regarding the collection and use of your personal information please contact Royal Road’s University’s Privacy Officer at (250) 391-2600 (Extension 4178) or via regular mail at 2005 Sooke Road, Victoria, BC V9B 5Y2