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To indicate your interest in available positions, please forward your resume, including photocopies
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E-mail: employ@kpu.ca

 

Please submit a separate resume for each competition to which you are applying. Ensure you have clearly marked each resume with the appropriate competition number.


Last updated: March 27, 2015

 

CRIMINOLOGY INSTRUCTOR, QUALIFIED FACULTY INVENTORY - Competition Number 14-159

FACULTY OF ARTS INSTRUCTORS – Competition Numbers 15-09 to 15-19

PUBLIC SAFETY COMMUNICATIONS (PSCM) SUBSTITUTE INSTRUCTORS – Competition Number 15-23  

PSYCHOLOGY INSTRUCTOR– Competition Number 15-50

PSYCHOLOGY INSTRUCTOR– Competition Number 15-51

FINE ARTS INSTRUCTOR - Competition Number 15-52

INTERIOR DESIGN PROGRAM COORDINATOR - Competition Number 15-49 

MILLWRIGHT INSTRUCTOR – Competition Number 15-55 

PLUMBING INSTRUCTORS – Competition Number 15-56

ELECTRICAL INSTRUCTORS – Competition Number 15-57

PARTS & WAREHOUSING INSTRUCTOR – Competition Number 15-58 

TIME RELEASE: BACHELOR OF DESIGN: FASHION & TECHNOLOGY – Competition Number 15-60

TIME RELEASE: BACHELOR OF DESIGN: FASHION & TECHNOLOGY – Competition Number 15-61


  

CRIMINOLOGY INSTRUCTOR, QUALIFIED FACULTY INVENTORY - Competition Number 14-159

Applications are invited for qualified instructors to be added to our qualified faculty inventory listing. The department keeps this list of qualified faculty to draw upon when sections of specific courses become available for non-regular type 1 faculty (contract) positions.  The Criminology Department is inviting applications for qualified instructors in all areas of Criminology, including but not limited to expertise and experience in Statistics and Research Methods in Criminology, Psychological Criminology, Legal Studies, Criminological Theory, and Interpersonal and Professional Development in the Criminal Justice System. Preference will be given to applicants with a track record of quality instruction at the post-secondary level. The Criminology department offers courses in each of three academic terms (Sept.-Dec., Jan.-Apr., and May-Aug.). Applicants should be available for teaching assignments, day and/or evening, at our Surrey, Richmond, and/or Langley campuses. Course delivery formats vary throughout the academic year and include in-person, on-line, and blended modes of instruction.

For information about Criminology courses, please visit: http://www.kpu.ca/calendar/2014-15/courses/crim/index.html

Applicants for all Criminology opportunities should have a track-record of quality teaching. Candidates with a Ph.D., LL.M., and/or equivalent combination of graduate work, research, publications, and experience will be considered.

The Criminology Department at Kwantlen Polytechnic University currently offers a Bachelor of Arts, Major in Criminology degree as well as a second degree focusing on Social Justice. The department emphasizes pedagogical principles and educational approaches that incorporate community-based research, professional development, and experiential learning across the curriculum, including service learning and practicum elements, as well as a co-op placement option. The Criminology Department is also home to the Journal of Radical Criminology and to the Critical Criminology Working Group. Past and proposed future learning initiatives include an Inside-Out course set in the prison context, an International Field School initiative, and a Centre for Social Justice. The Criminology Department is interested in applicants who reflect emerging fields of research, scholarship, and teaching and fit with our Polytechnic mandate.

Kwantlen Polytechnic University provides a unique regional university environment serving communities in the South Fraser region. Our university degrees and applied credentials successfully meet the evolving needs of regional and global employment markets. Kwantlen students have a unique opportunity to integrate (or bridge) their certificate and diploma credentials to complete a bachelor’s degree at Kwantlen, creating the best of both worlds — undergraduate studies and the professional enhancement of applied programs. Kwantlen's Office of Research and Scholarship and four research institutes assist faculty and students in their efforts to produce innovative research relevant to the communities we serve. To support our growth, the Surrey Campus has undergone a thirty-six million dollar expansion.

A complete application includes: a letter of interest that provides a brief explanation of your qualifications for each course you are interested in being qualified to teach; a current curriculum vitae; copies of transcripts of all degrees; a statement of teaching philosophy; evidence of teaching success (including course evaluations); and a list of three professional referees able to comment on your teaching ability and academic accomplishments.

Please email your application quoting competition number 14-159  by April 10, 2015 to: employ@kpu.ca.
 

Incomplete applications will not be considered.

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FACULTY OF ARTS INSTRUCTORS – Competition Numbers 15-09 to 15-19

Departments in the Faculty of Arts at Kwantlen Polytechnic University (KPU) are inviting applications for qualified instructors to be added to contract inventory listings. KPU departments each keep lists of qualified faculty to draw upon when sections of specific courses become available for non-regular type 1 faculty (contract) positions.  Preference will be given to applicants with a track record of quality instruction at the post-secondary level.

KPU offers courses in each of three academic terms (Sept.-Dec., Jan.-Apr., and May-Aug.). Applicants should be available for teaching assignments, day and evening, at our Surrey, Richmond, and/or Langley campuses. Course delivery formats vary by department and include in-person, on-line, and blended modes of instruction.

We take great pride in our student-centred approach to learning and our teaching-focused faculty. KPU provides a unique regional university environment serving communities in the South Fraser region. Our university degrees and applied credentials successfully meet the evolving needs of regional and global employment markets. KPU students have a unique opportunity to integrate (or bridge) their certificate and diploma credentials to complete a bachelor’s degree at KPU, creating the best of both worlds — undergraduate studies and the professional enhancement of applied programs. 

Minimum qualifications, specific course opportunities, and application details are indicated below.

 

Asian Studies Program – Competition Number 15-09

The Asian Studies Program invites applications from qualified candidates in South Asian and East Asian studies. The minimum qualification for this position is a Ph.D. or ABD status in a relevant discipline. Preference will be given to applicants with a track record of quality instruction at the post-secondary level.

Further information on our courses is available at: http://www.kpu.ca/calendar/2014-15/courses/asia/

For more information on the department see:  http://www.kpu.ca/arts/asian-studies

 

Department of Educational Studies – Competition Number 15-10

The Department of Educational Studies offers courses in the areas of Education and Counselling Psychology, a BA Minor in Counselling, and First and Final Year university transition courses.  A PhD in Education, Humanities or Social Sciences is the minimum qualification for all continuing positions in the department.  Applications from ABD candidates will be considered. Preference will be given to applicants with a track record of quality instruction at the post-secondary level.

A listing of our courses can be found at:

Educational Studies (EDUC)              http://www.kpu.ca/calendar/2014-15/courses/educ/

Counselling Psychology (CNPS)      http://www.kpu.ca/calendar/2014-15/courses/cnps/

For further information on our department, please visit http://www.kpu.ca/arts/edst

 

Department of Fine Arts – Competition Number 15-11

The Department of Fine Arts invites applications for qualified instructors in all areas (Painting, Drawing, Sculpture, Print Media, Photography, Ceramics, Digital Media and Art History) to be added to the faculty contract inventory listing.  The successful candidate will have an MFA, or a PhD (ABD accepted) if teaching Art History, a current exhibition record, and a track record of quality instruction at the post-secondary level. Applicants will have the interest and ability to teach foundation and advanced courses at the undergraduate level. They will also have technical and safety knowledge of materials, processes, and equipment.

Those applicants interested in applying to teach can find further information on courses offered by visiting our website at: http://www.kpu.ca/calendar/2014-15/courses/fina.

 

Department of Geography – Competition Number 15-12

The department seeks individuals qualified to teach in any of the following areas: introductory human geography (GEOG 1101), introductory physical geography (1110 and 1120), and the regional geography of British Columbia (1160) and/or Canada (2140).  The minimum qualification is a Master's Degree in Geography. Preference will be given to applicants with a track record of quality instruction at the post-secondary level.

Further information on our courses is available at: http://www.kpu.ca/calendar/2014-15/arts/geography-ba.html

 

Department of History – Competition Number 15-13

The Department of History invites applications from qualified candidates in History. The department offers specializations in Asian and Military History, as well as certain thematic specializations. The minimum qualification for this position is an MA, Ph.D. preferred. Preference will be given to applicants with a track record of quality instruction at the post-secondary level.

Further information on our courses is available at: http://www.kpu.ca/calendar/2014-15/courses/hist/index.html#hist1113.  For more information on the department see: http://www.kpu.ca/arts/history.

 

Department of Journalism & Communications Studies – Competition Number 15-14

Journalism: Candidates are being sought with an advanced understanding of journalism practice, up-to-date knowledge of evolving methods and necessary skills, and ability to teach both theory and skills in depth, for a wide variety of theoretical and practical Journalism courses. Minimum qualification for Journalism courses is a Bachelor's Degree (Master's preferred) or equivalent industry experience. Preference will be given to applicants with a track record of quality instruction at the post-secondary level.

Communications Studies: Candidates with a well-established and broad understanding of communications and media are being sought to teach a variety of Media Studies and Communications courses. Minimum qualification for Communications Studies courses is a Master’s degree in Communications, Media Studies, or related discipline. Preference will be given to applicants with a track record of quality instruction at the post-secondary level.

Further information on our courses is available at: http://www.kpu.ca/calendar/2014-15/arts/journalism-deg.html

 

Department of Music – Competition Number 15-15

The Department of Music is seeking applicants who have expertise in harp instruction. Applicants should hold a Bachelor’s degree in Music (Master’s preferred). Preference will be given to applicants with a track record of quality instruction at the post-secondary level. The Music program is located on the KPU Langley campus.

Further information on our courses can be found here: http://www.kpu.ca/calendar/2014-15/arts/general-bmma-deg.html

 

Department of Philosophy – Competition Number 15-16

The Department of Philosophy is interested in hearing from candidates in all areas of instruction in Philosophy.  A PhD is preferred but not necessary. Preference will be given to applicants with a track record of quality instruction at the post-secondary level.

Further information on our courses is available at: http://www.kpu.ca/calendar/2014-15/arts/philosophy-ba.html.

 

Policy Studies in Sustainability – Competition Number 15-17

Kwantlen Polytechnic University launched an exciting new BA degree in Policy Studies with a focus on sustainability policy in September, 2011.  This degree brings together the departments of Philosophy, Economics, Political Science and Environmental Protection Technology to offer an Interdisciplinary degree that is applied in nature, providing students with the research, information literacy, communications and critical thinking skills necessary to be successful in the growing field of sustainability policy.  To this end, we are seeking professionals who are current in this field to lead third and fourth year applied seminars. 

A Masters degree in a relevant field and current work in sustainability policy is required.  Preference will be given to applicants with a track record of quality instruction at the post-secondary level.

Information on Policy Studies courses is available at: http://www.kpu.ca/calendar/2014-15/courses/post/

 

Department of Psychology – Competition Number 15-18

The Psychology Department at Kwantlen Polytechnic University invites applications from candidates with expertise in all areas and at all levels of undergraduate instruction. Candidates with a Ph.D (or ABD) in Psychology, or an area approved by the Psychology Department will be considered. Preference will be given to applicants with a track record of quality instruction at the post-secondary level.
 

Those who are interested in applying can find further information on our courses by visiting our website at: http://www.kpu.ca/calendar/2014-15/arts/psychology-ba.html

 

Department of Sociology – Competition Number 15-19

The Sociology Department at Kwantlen Polytechnic University invites applications from candidates with expertise in all areas and at all levels of undergraduate instruction.  Preference will be given to applicants with a graduate degree, Ph.D. preferred. Preference will be given to applicants with a track record of quality instruction at the post-secondary level.

Those who are interested in applying can find further information on our courses by visiting our website at:

 http://www.kpu.ca/calendar/2014-15/courses/soci/index.html

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A complete application includes: a letter of interest that provides a brief explanation of your qualifications for each course you are interested in being qualified to teach; a current curriculum vitae; copies of transcripts of all degrees; a statement of teaching philosophy; evidence of teaching success (including course evaluations); and a list of three professional referees able to comment on your teaching ability and academic accomplishments.

Please email your application quoting the relevant competition number to: employ@kpu.ca. Department search committees will begin reviewing applications as early as February 25, 2015. The closing date for these competitions is April 1, 2015.

 

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PUBLIC SAFETY COMMUNICATIONS (PSCM) SUBSTITUTE INSTRUCTORS – Competition Number 15-23                                                                                        

The Faculty of Trades and Technology is currently seeking Non-Regular Type 1 (Contract) instructors in our Public Safety Communications program.  This contract position is for on-call substitute instructors for Police, Fire and Emergency Medical communications.

Minimum qualifications include a combination of post-secondary education, training, and relevant experience in emergency services communications.  A minimum of 7 years communication experience in an appropriate discipline is also required.  An understanding of the relationship between this area and public safety communications is essential.  Experience must be relevant to the program and credible with industry.  Experience in developing and delivering training to adult learners and excellent written and oral communications skills are required.  You should be an innovative self-starter with critical thinking skills and have a flexible, learner-oriented attitude.

Please forward your resume, including photocopies of documentation of required certification, quoting competition number 15-23 by April 2, 2015 to:  employ@kpu.ca

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PSYCHOLOGY INSTRUCTOR– Competition Number 15-50

The Psychology Department at Kwantlen Polytechnic University invites applications for a 100% non-regular type 2 (temporary) faculty position to provide coverage for one year beginning on September 1, 2015. The courses associated with this position will be taught across two terms: Fall 2015 term (September-December) and Spring 2016 term (January-April).

The courses to be taught will include:

  • Introduction to Psychology
  • PSYC 2375 Perception
  • PSYC 2385 Cognition
  • PSYC 3800 Evolutionary Psychology
  • PSYC 3950 Cognitive Ergonomics

Candidates should have a track-record of quality teaching in the area of Cognitive Psychology and must be ABD or have a PhD in Psychology or an area approved by the Search Committee.

Those who are interested in applying can find further information on our courses by visiting our website at: http://www.kpu.ca/calendar/2015-16/arts/psychology/psychology-major.html.

The Psychology Department at KPU offers a Bachelor of Applied Arts in Psychology, a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology, and a Bachelor of Science in Applied Psychology.

KPU provides a unique undergraduate university environment serving communities in the South Fraser region. Our university degrees and applied credentials successfully meet the evolving needs of regional and global employment markets.  KPU students have a unique opportunity to integrate (or bridge) their certificate and diploma credentials to complete a bachelor’s degree at KPU, creating the best of both worlds — undergraduate studies and the professional enhancement of applied programs.  KPU's Office of Research and Scholarship and research institutes assist faculty and students in their efforts to produce innovative research relevant to the communities we serve. 

A complete application includes current curriculum vitae, a statement of teaching philosophy, evidence of undergraduate teaching success, copies of sample course syllabi/outlines, sample of research/publication, copies of transcripts of all degrees, and a list of three professional referees able to comment on your teaching ability and academic accomplishments. Short-listed applicants will be required to provide copies of original transcripts.

Incomplete applications will not be considered.

Please email your application, quoting competition number 15-50 by May 1, 2015 to: employ@kpu.ca.

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PSYCHOLOGY INSTRUCTOR– Competition Number 15-51

The Psychology Department at Kwantlen Polytechnic University invites applications for a 100% non-regular type 2 (temporary) faculty position to provide coverage for one year beginning on September 1, 2015. The courses associated with this position will be taught across two terms: Fall 2015 term (September-December) and Summer 2016 term (May-August).

 

The courses to be taught may include:

  • Introduction to Psychology
  • PSYC 2400 Experimental Psychology: Research Methods
  • PSYC 2320 Developmental Psychology: Childhood
  • PSYC 2321 Developmental Psychology: Adolescence

 

Candidates should have a track-record of quality teaching in the areas of Developmental Psychology and Research Methodology and must be ABD or have a PhD in Psychology or an area approved by the Search Committee.

Those who are interested in applying can find further information on our courses by visiting our website at: http://www.kpu.ca/calendar/2015-16/arts/psychology/psychology-major.html.

The Psychology Department at KPU offers a Bachelor of Applied Arts in Psychology, a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology, and a Bachelor of Science in Applied Psychology.

KPU provides a unique undergraduate university environment serving communities in the South Fraser region. Our university degrees and applied credentials successfully meet the evolving needs of regional and global employment markets.  KPU students have a unique opportunity to integrate (or bridge) their certificate and diploma credentials to complete a bachelor’s degree at KPU, creating the best of both worlds — undergraduate studies and the professional enhancement of applied programs.  KPU's Office of Research and Scholarship and research institutes assist faculty and students in their efforts to produce innovative research relevant to the communities we serve. 

A complete application includes current curriculum vitae, a statement of teaching philosophy, evidence of undergraduate teaching success, copies of sample course syllabi/outlines, sample of research/publication, copies of transcripts of all degrees, and a list of three professional referees able to comment on your teaching ability and academic accomplishments. Short-listed applicants will be required to provide copies of original transcripts.

Incomplete applications will not be considered.

Please email your application, quoting competition number 15-51 by May 1, 2015 to employ@kpu.ca.

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FINE ARTS INSTRUCTOR - Competition Number 15-52

The Department of Fine Arts at Kwantlen Polytechnic University invites applications for a one-year,  part-time temporary faculty position (75%, Non-Regular Type 2 appointment) from September 1, 2015 to August 31, 2016.

Courses associated with this position will be offered in Fall 2015 (September-December) and Spring 2016 (January-April) and are:

Fall 2015

        

  • ARTH 1120 History of Western Art: Prehistoric to Early Renaissance
    Surrey  Mon/Wed 2:30pm-3:50pm
  • ARTH 1120 History of Western Art: Prehistoric to Early Renaissance
    Surrey  Wed 7:00pm-9:50pm
  • ARTH 1121 History of Western Art: Renaissance to the 20th Century
    Surrey  Tues/Thurs 11:30am-12:50pm

Spring 2016

  • ARTH 1120 History of Western Art: Prehistoric to Early Renaissance
  • ARTH 1121 History of Western Art: Renaissance to the 20th Century (2 sections)

Times of Spring 2016 courses  to be confirmed

Those applicants interested in applying to teach can find further information on courses offered by visiting our website at http://kwantlen.ca/calendar/2014-15/courses/fina/index.html.

Kwantlen is a teaching-oriented polytechnic university serving communities in the South Fraser region. As leaders in innovative and interdisciplinary education, we offer all learners, regardless of background and preparation, opportunities to achieve the highest standards of academic performance. Our many programs of study provide applied learning and broad-based university education. 

The minimum qualification for this position is an MA in Art History, Ph.D. preferred, and experience in post-secondary teaching.  Applicants will have the interest and ability to teach survey art history courses at the undergraduate level.

Please submit a letter of application, curriculum vitae, graduate transcripts, description of courses taught, , teaching evaluations, and names of three recent referees, quoting competition number 15-52 by April 14, 2015  to: employ@kpu.ca.

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INTERIOR DESIGN PROGRAM COORDINATOR - Competition Number 15-49

Commencing August 10, 2015 to August 9, 2018 we have available a 50% Coordinator position for the Bachelor of Interior Design program on the Richmond campus.  

RESPONSIBILITIES

Coordinators are faculty for whom the primary responsibility and function is teaching and otherwise facilitating the learning process of students and fostering student success.

The Coordinator may be assigned to look after various tasks for a faculty group and generally facilitate the day-to-day operations of the program.  These tasks may include working with the Dean on budget management and scheduling, educational planning and timetabling of courses, liaising with other departments, acting as a spokesperson for the department, and liaising with external bodies such as professional associations, etc.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Bachelor's Degree in Interior Design (Master's Degree preferred for full-time faculty)
  • Minimum 2 years teaching experience required. Post-secondary experience preferred.
  • Substantial Professional Portfolio reflecting a minimum of 8 - 10 years diverse experience related to the build environment, and evidence of experience or expertise appropriate to specific course content. 

DESIRED QUALIFICATIONS

  • In order to maintain the Bachelor of Interior Design’s accreditation, the Council for Interior Design Accreditation (CIDA) requires that the Program Coordinator be “a full-time faculty member qualified by education and experience to administer an interior design program” (2012 Standard 16.d), earned a degree in Interior Design, and have passed the complete National Council for Interior Design Qualification (NCIDQ) exam.
  • Professional Membership in IDIBC/IDC
  • Interest and/or experience in curriculum development and review
  • Institutional service beyond the Wilson School of Design (experience with cross-institutional groups that provides a broad perspective and institutional understanding such as: governance committee, search committees, curriculum committees, etc.)
  • Volunteer experience with organizations/associations

CANDIDATE PROFILE

  • Student focused: Demonstrates appreciation for students and the role of a learner centered institution
  • Collaborative: provides evidence of strong interpersonal communication and embracing a collaborative style of working.  Team player committed to fostering consensus building towards the success of the program
  • Leader: Strong academic leadership qualities and experience
  • Organizational skills: diplomatic, consultative, and democratic. Organized, pays attention to details and a multi-tasker; able to manage and prioritize multiple demands and various levels of accountability.  Understands institutional policies and procedures.
  • Strong communicator: effective written and oral communication skills
  • Interpersonal skills: dedicated and reliable; positive and eager; flexible, open minded, adaptable, and resilient.  Confident, self-directed, pro-active, action oriented, ‘can-do’ personality.  Embraces diversity.  Has a sense of humour.  Dedicated to creating and maintaining a motivational climate and work closely with other faculty.
  • Innovative: a broad, innovative, creative, and big picture thinker 

Candidates will be required to demonstrate understanding of the program’s integrated curriculum model as well as their interest and abilities to consult with and represent the program.

See the following links for Coordinator guidelines:

Appendix A – ARTICLE 4.05 CHAIRS AND PROGRAM COORDINATORS

https://our.kwantlen.ca/sites/hr/er/SitePages/Guidelines%20for%20Chairs%20and%20Coordinators.aspx

Appendix B – TASKS OF A CHAIR/COORDINATOR at Kwantlen Polytechnic University

https://our.kwantlen.ca/sites/hr/er/SitePages/Appendix%20B%20-%20Tasks%20of%20a%20Chair%20or%20Coordinator%20at%20KPU.aspx

Please forward your cover letter, resume and photocopies of post-secondary transcripts, quoting competition number 15-49 by April 1, 2015 to:  employ@kpu.ca

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MILLWRIGHT INSTRUCTOR – Competition Number 15-55

The Faculty of Trades and Technology is currently seeking a Non-regular Type 1 millwright instructor to provide short-term coverage in our Millwright Program which may extend from a single day to several weeks.

Minimum Qualifications include a Certificate of Apprenticeship, Red Seal Interprovincial Accreditation and eight years relevant, related industry experience as a Millwright Journeyperson.  Also required is the knowledge and ability to communicate effectively with students.  Preference will be given to those applicants with a demonstrated record of teaching successfully. 

Please forward your resume, including photocopies of documentation of required certification, quoting competition number 15-55 by April 2, 2015 to:  employ@kpu.ca 

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PLUMBING INSTRUCTORS – Competition Number 15-56

The Faculty of Trades and Technology is currently seeking Non-regular Type 1 (Contract) Plumbing Instructors to provide short term delivery of Foundation and Apprenticeship training, which may extend from one day to several weeks.  Occasional coverage may be required at off-site locations.

Minimum qualifications include a Certificate of Apprenticeship, Red Seal Interprovincial Accreditation with eight to ten years current, and relevant, related industry experience as a Plumber.  A current Cross Connection Ticket and a current Class B Gas Fitting Ticket are also required.  The knowledge and ability to communicate effectively with students is essential. Preference will be given to those applicants with a demonstrated record of teaching successfully, current plumbing skills and two (2) years supervisory experience.  The successful applicant will be required to have a criminal record check done.

Please forward your resume, including photocopies of documentation of required certification, quoting competition number 15-56 by April 2, 2015 to:  employ@kpu.ca 

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ELECTRICAL INSTRUCTORS – Competition Number 15-57

The Faculty of Trades & Technology is currently seeking part-time Non-regular Type 1 contract instructors in the Electrical program to provide short-term delivery of Foundation and Apprenticeship training, which may extend from a single day to several weeks. 

Minimum qualifications include a Certificate of Apprenticeship, Red Seal Interprovincial Accreditation with eight to ten years current, and relevant, related industry experience as an Electrician.  The knowledge and ability to communicate effectively with students is essential. Preference will be given to those applicants with a demonstrated record of teaching successfully, current electrician experience and two years supervisory experience.

Please forward your resume, including photocopies of documentation of required certification, quoting competition number 15-57 by April 2, 2015 to:  employ@kpu.ca 

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PARTS & WAREHOUSING INSTRUCTOR – Competition Number 15-58

The Faulty of Trades and Technology is currently seeking a Non-Regular Type 1 Parts & Warehousing Instructor to provide short-term substitution for Foundation and Apprenticeship training, which may extend from a single day to several weeks.

 Qualifications include a Certificate of Apprenticeship, Red Seal Interprovincial Accreditation and eight to ten years current, industry experience as an Automotive Parts Counter person.  Also required is the knowledge and ability to communicate effectively with students.  Preference will be given to those applicants with a demonstrated record of teaching successfully and current skills.

Please forward your resume, including photocopies of documentation of required certification, quoting competition number 15-58 by April 2, 2015 to:  employ@kpu.ca 

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TIME RELEASE: BACHELOR OF DESIGN: FASHION & TECHNOLOGY – Competition Number 15-60

Commencing September 2015, a two semester release of 25% (Fall 2015 & Spring 2016) has been made available to lead the implementation of the recommendations of the Bachelor of Design: Fashion & Technology Spring 2015 Program Review.

Primary duties and responsibilities for this position will include:

  1. Working with FASN faculty and the Dean to identify priority recommendations for implementation during the 2015-16 academic year.
  2. Developing a change plan, including timeline, for the implementation of recommendations.
  3. Developing a matrix that addresses articulation pathways for students in fashion programs in colleges & universities in Canada and finalizing agreements with Fanshawe, Lethbridge, and Seneca.
  4. Consulting with the Fashion & Design Advisory Committee to ensure the implementation of the recommendations is consistent with industry feedback garnered in the Program Review process.
  5. Working with University-wide representatives from the Registrar’s Office, Provost’s Office, and Secretariat to ensure coordination with internal processes and compliance with KPU policies and procedures.
  6. Working with KPU representatives from other departments, including Educational Advising, Office of New Students, and Office of International Students and Scholars to ensure timely and accurate communication of changes within the Bachelor of Design: Fashion & Technology program 

Deliverables:

  • The completion of items identified in the change plan
  • An articulation matrix
  • Senate approval of articulation agreements with the three colleges identified, (presuming their timely engagement) 

The successful applicant will have a Bachelor Degree in Fashion or related discipline, demonstrated organizational, curriculum development, and leadership skills, as well as related Fashion & Technology field experience.

Please indicate your expression of interest in writing with attached resume, quoting competition number 15-60 by April 9, 2015 to: employ@kpu.ca.

 

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TIME RELEASE: BACHELOR OF DESIGN: FASHION & TECHNOLOGY – Competition Number 15-61

Commencing September 2015, a two semester release of 25% (Fall 2015 & Spring 2016) has been made available to support the program curriculum revision process for the Bachelor of Design: Fashion & Technology. This position will be responsible for leading program curricular changes arising out of the recommendations of the completed 2015 FASN Program Review.

Primary duties and responsibilities for this position will include:

  1. Working with FASN faculty and the Dean to identify a curricular framework that incorporates the recommendations of the 2015 FASN Program Review.
  2. Developing, in consultation with FASN faculty, a detailed course change document for Senate approval.
  3. Developing, in consultation with FASN faculty, detailed course outlines that reflect the recommendations of the findings of the 2015 FASN Program Review.
  4. Consulting with the Fashion & Design Advisory Committee to ensure curricular changes are industry relevant and current.
  5. Developing a plan for the implementation of curriculum changes.
  6. Working with University-wide representatives from the Registrar’s Office, Provost’s Office, and Secretariat to ensure coordination with internal processes and compliance with KPU policies and procedures.
  7. Working with KPU representatives from other departments, including Educational Advising, Office of New Students, and Office of International Students and Scholars to ensure timely and accurate communication of program curricular changes 

Deliverable:

A Senate approved revised Bachelor of Design: Fashion & Technology degree program, with corresponding course outlines (approved), for implementation in September 2016.

The successful applicant will have a Bachelor Degree in Fashion or related discipline, demonstrated organizational, curriculum development, and leadership skills, as well as related Fashion & Technology field experience.

Please indicate your expression of interest in writing with attached resume, quoting competition number 15-61 by April 9, 2015 to: employ@kpu.ca.

 

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