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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: January 29, 2015

APPLIANCE SERVICING INSTRUCTOR – Competition Number 15-08

ANTHROPOLOGY INSTRUCTOR - Competition Number 15-07

HORTICULTURE INSTRUCTORS – Competition Number 14-86

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

HISTORY INSTRUCTOR - Competition Number 15-02

POLITICAL SCIENCE INSTRUCTOR: Competition Number 15-03

SOCIOLOGY INSTRUCTOR - Competition Number 15-04

PROGRAM COORDINATOR - BACHELOR OF SCIENCE IN NURSING – POST BACCALAUREATE (BSN-PB) – Competition Number 15-05

CURRICULUM DEVELOPMENT - BACHELOR OF SCIENCE IN NURSING – POST BACCALAUREATE (BSN-PB) – Competition Number 15-06

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

CONSTRUCTION CRAFT WORKER INSTRUCTOR – Competition Number 15-10


APPLIANCE SERVICING INSTRUCTOR – Competition Number 15-08

The Faculty of Trades and Technology is currently seeking a Non-Regular Type 1 contract instructor to provide short-term coverage in the Appliance Servicing program which may extend from a single day to several weeks. Part of this contract requires the delivery of the BC Provincial "C" Gas Certificate.

Minimum Qualifications should include a Certificate of Apprenticeship, Red Seal Interprovincial Accreditation, “C” Gas Certificate, and eight to ten years relevant, related, and industry experience as an Appliance Service Technician.  Also required is the knowledge and ability to communicate effectively with students. Previous instructional experience would be an asset.

Please forward your resume, including photocopies of documentation of required certification, quoting competition number 15-08 by February 13, 2015 to: employ@kpu.ca 

No telephone enquiries please.

We thank all applicants for their interest in Kwantlen Polytechnic University.
However, only those applicants selected for further consideration will be contacted.

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ANTHROPOLOGY INSTRUCTOR - Competition Number 15-07

The Department of Anthropology at Kwantlen Polytechnic University invites applications for a 50% non-regular (temporary) faculty position starting May 1, 2015. The successful candidate will be qualified to lead 4 courses in the Summer 2015 semester. This is a non-renewable contract.

The successful candidate must demonstrate the ability to teach:

  • ANTH 1100 Social & Cultural Anthropology (2 sections)
  • One of ANTH 2133 Religion, Magic, and Witchcraft; ANTH 2140 First Nations Cultures of B.C; ANTH 2142 First Nations Cultures of Canada; or ANTH 2163 Culture, Health, and Well-Being
  • Either ANTH 4501 Selected Problems in Anthropology; or ANTH 4101 Contemporary Readings in Anthropology

For information about Anthropology courses, please visit: http://www.kpu.ca/calendar/2014-15/courses/anth/index.html#anth1100

Candidates should have a Ph.D. in Anthropology (or be near completion), have demonstrated a commitment to excellence in undergraduate teaching, mentoring and supervision, and have an established or developing program of research.

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'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.
A complete application includes a current curriculum vitae, copies of transcripts of all degrees, a statement of teaching philosophy, evidence of undergraduate teaching success, and a list of three professional referees able to comment on your teaching ability and academic accomplishments.

Incomplete applications will not be considered. Please forward your application quoting competition number 15-07 by Friday, February 20th, 2015 to: employ@kpu.ca.

We thank all applicants for their interest in Kwantlen Polytechnic University.
However, only those applicants selected for further consideration will be contacted.

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HORTICULTURE INSTRUCTORS – Competition Number 14-86

KPU’s Faculty of Science & Horticulture invites applicants for part-time non-regular type 1 (contract) instructors for September 2014 and January 2015 to teach one or more of the positions listed below.  We are also adding to our Qualified Faculty List.

The successful candidate(s) will teach:

Fall 2014 Semester:

  • Botany for Horticulture (HORT 1102) in the horticulture diploma and degree programs.  The instructor will teach the morphology, anatomy, physiology, reproduction and selected taxonomy of horticultural plants. 
  • Crop Production Practices (HORT 1193) in the Sustainable Crop Production diploma program.  The instructor will introduce crop production techniques for seasonal greenhouse and field crops in conventional and alternative systems together with Plant Identification for selected production corps.
  • Production Horticulture Pests (HORT 2378) in the Sustainable Crop Production horticulture diploma and Plant Health degree programs.  The focus of the course is on nursery and greenhouse pests. 

Spring 2015 Semester:

  • Crop Production Operations (HORT 1293) in the Sustainable Crop Production diploma program.  The instructor will teach students to plant, maintain & harvest seasonal greenhouse and field crops in conventional and alternative systems, together with Plant Identification for selected production crops.
  • Arboriculture in the landscape apprenticeship and diploma programs.  Key components of these courses are pruning, planting and tree care.
  • BC Pesticide Applicator Certification (HORT 1105, 20 hours of instruction per section) in the horticulture diploma program.  The instructor will help students to prepare for he provincial certification program.
  • Turf Maintenance Scheduling (6 week Level 4) in the Horticulture Landscape Apprenticeship Program.  The instructor will teach the installation and maintenance of turf grass from seed and sod.  This includes turfgrass identification, function, standards and quality.
  • Landscape Construction (HORT 2426) in the Horticulture Landscape Systems diploma.  The instructor will teach the theory of landscape construction and assist students with the installation of landscape elements. 

All course descriptions can be found on http://www.kpu.ca/calendar/2014-15/courses/hort/

The minimum qualifications required for the production Horticulture Pests instructor are a Masters’ degree in horticulture of agriculture, relevant professional designation, or affiliation and 5 years of related experience.  The minimum qualifications required for the Arboriculture and Production Practices courses are a diploma in landscape or production or horticulture, relevant professional designation, or affiliation and 5 years of related experience.  Preference will be given to individuals with experience teaching in a post-secondary horticulture or agriculture program. 


Those applicants interested in applying to teach can find further information on the Faculty of Science & Horticulture by visiting our website at: http://www.kpu.ca/hort

 Please forward a letter of application, curriculum vitae, photocopies of post-secondary transcripts, two letters of reference, and a one-page statement of teaching philosophy, quoting competition number 14-86 to: employ@kpu.ca.

Competition will remain open until filled.

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All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority.


 

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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 All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority.


 

 

HISTORY INSTRUCTOR - Competition Number 15-02

The Department of History at Kwantlen Polytechnic University invites applications for a non-regular type 2 (temporary) faculty position for one year beginning May 1, 2015. The successful candidate will teach a total of five courses over the Summer (May-August) and Fall (Sept-Dec) semesters.

We are seeking candidates with expertise in South Asian History and Asian Studies to teach the following courses:

HIST 1160: Introduction to South Asia

HIST 3361: The Indian Subcontinent since 1947

HIST 4460: Gandhi in History

ASIA 3230: Islam in South Asia

Candidates should have extensive post-secondary teaching experience in both History and Asian Studies. The minimum qualification for this position is an MA in History (PhD preferred) or a Ph.D. in Asian Studies. The successful candidate must have the ability to teach lower level survey courses and upper level seminars in their area of specialization. More information on the Department of History and our course offerings can be found at: http://www.kpu.ca/arts/history

The Department of History offers a Bachelor of Arts degree, with three concentrations: General, Military History, and Asian History. We take great pride in our student-centered approach to learning and our teaching-focused faculty. Service to the university and department constitutes a required component of this position.

A complete application must include a current curriculum vitae, sample course outlines, peer and student reviews, a statement of teaching philosophy, copies of transcripts of all degrees, and the names of three referees.

Incomplete applications will not be considered.
 

Please email your application, quoting competition number 15-02 by February 10, 2015 to: employ@kpu.ca.

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All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority.


 

POLITICAL SCIENCE INSTRUCTOR: Competition Number 15-03

The Department of Political Science at Kwantlen Polytechnic University invites applications for a 50% non-regular type 2 (temporary) faculty position for one year beginning September 1, 2015.  

The courses associated with this position are:

September -December 2015

POLI 1145 - Introduction to Comparative Government and Politics

January-May 2016

POLI 1120 (2 sections) - Canadian Government and Politics

POLI/POST 2100 - Sustainability and Government

Candidates should have a Ph.D. (or near completion) in Political Science, with a Canadian Politics/Comparative Politics profile preferred, and a demonstrable commitment to excellence in undergraduate teaching, mentoring and supervising students. All applicants should have a track-record of quality teaching and an established or developing program of research.

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'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.

A complete application includes current curriculum vitae; copies of transcripts; a teaching portfolio, which states your teaching philosophy and documents your teaching innovations, accomplishments, peer and student reviews, and teacher training; and a list of referees. 

Incomplete applications will not be considered.
 

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Please email your application, quoting competition number 15-03 by February 12, 2015 to employ@kpu.ca.


 

SOCIOLOGY INSTRUCTOR - Competition Number 15-04

 

The Sociology Department in the Faculty of Arts at Kwantlen Polytechnic University invites applications for a full-time regular position beginning May 1, 2015. The minimum required credential for this position is an M.A. in Sociology, but preference will be given to applicants with a PhD. in Sociology or a related field. The successful candidate will have a proven teaching and scholarly record in Indigenous Studies and must be able to teach Introduction to Sociology. He/She will also be expected to develop curricula in the area of Indigenous Studies

For information about Sociology courses, please visit: http://www.kpu.ca/calendar/2014-15/arts/sociology-ba.html

Our department offers a BA (Minor and Major) in Sociology. The Bachelor of Arts, Major in Sociology combines theoretical, research, and applied components in the curriculum.  Our BA Major/Minor in Sociology is based on critical, practical, and transformative approaches to local and global issues with an emphasis on student-faculty collaborations and student-centered scholarly research. Our degree also combines the benefits of our exceptional teaching environment - which includes class sizes of 25 to 35 students - with the evolving needs of local, regional, and global communities and markets. We offer unique learning experiences in applied settings with academic rigor and a well-rounded education in various sub-fields in the discipline. The BA Major in Sociology is the only program of this kind in British Columbia that involves a practicum component, which provides students with the opportunity to volunteer in local or global contexts in community based settings, make employment contacts, and apply knowledge they have learned in class in the field.

A complete application includes a current curriculum vitae, copies of transcripts, a representative writing sample, names of three referees, and a teaching portfolio that includes a statement of teaching philosophy, student course evaluations for two post-secondary courses, and, if available, examples of teaching innovations and peer evaluations.

All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority. We especially welcome applications from Aboriginal persons.

Please submit these documents, quoting the competition number  15- 04 by February 12, 2015 to employ@kpu.ca.

 

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All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority.

 


PROGRAM COORDINATOR - BACHELOR OF SCIENCE IN NURSING – POST BACCALAUREATE (BSN-PB) – Competition Number 15-05

The Bachelor of Science in Nursing –Post Baccalaureate (BSN-PB) program is seeking a program Coordinator for a 50% teaching release position commencing on May 1, 2015 to April 30, 2018. This position is listed under Article 4.05 “Chairs and Program Coordinators”.

The Coordinator facilitates the day-to-day operations of the program including:  education planning and timetabling, fostering student success, maintaining program and student records, acting as a liaison to internal departments and external groups, is responsible for the dissemination of information in a timely fashion, recruiting and assigning nurse mentors, and ensuring program representation at divisional, University and external community meetings. The successful incumbent will work closely within and across semester groups of faculty and oversee the overall curricular foundation of the BSN-PB degree.

Minimum qualifications include a Master’s Degree (Phd preferred) and membership registration with CRNBC. The successful incumbent will demonstrate strong interpersonal skills and leadership capabilities. Subject matter knowledge, advanced technical Skills, online task/materials design skills, soft skills, writing skills, and demonstrated organizational abilities. They will have a strong understanding of curriculum and web design and implementation, be familiar with the BSN-PB curriculum, and have knowledge of the internal curricular processes of Kwantlen Polytechnic University.

Please forward your resume, including photocopies of post-secondary transcripts, quoting competition number 15-05 by February 3, 2015 to employ@kpu.ca.

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CURRICULUM DEVELOPMENT - BACHELOR OF SCIENCE IN NURSING – POST BACCALAUREATE (BSN-PB) – Competition Number 15-06

 

The Bachelor of Science in Nursing –Post Baccalaureate (BSN-PB) program is seeking a Curriculum Coordinator for a 25% teaching release that will commence May 1, 2015 to April 30, 2018. This position does not fall under Article 4.05 “Chairs and Program Coordinators,” nor is it similar to those Coordinator positions which fall under the Guidelines for Chairs/Coordinators.

 

The Curriculum Coordinator will facilitate the development/revision, implementation, maintenance and kpu2014

evaluation of BSN PB curriculum. The successful incumbent will work closely within and across semester groups of faculty and oversee the overall curricular foundation of the BSN PB degree. They will be responsible for writing and revising course outlines, preparing online course Moodle spaces each semester, program changes, and associated reports in accordance with Kwantlen processes. The faculty member will be a member of the Faculty Council Standing Committee on Curriculum.

 

Minimum qualifications include a Master’s Degree (Phd preferred) and membership registration with CRNBC. The successful incumbent will demonstrate strong interpersonal skills and leadership capabilities. Subject matter knowledge, advanced technical Skills, online task/materials design skills, soft skills, writing skills, and demonstrated organizational abilities. They will have a strong understanding of curriculum and web design and implementation, be familiar with the BSN-PB curriculum, and have knowledge of the internal curricular processes of Kwantlen Polytechnic University.

 

 

Please forward your resume, including photocopies of post-secondary transcripts, quoting competition number 15-06 by February 3, 2015 to employ@kpu.ca.

 

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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, 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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CONSTRUCTION CRAFT WORKER INSTRUCTOR – Competition Number 15-10

The Faculty of Trades & Technology at Kwantlen Polytechnic University is currently seeking a Non-Regular Type 1 (contract) Construction Craft Worker instructor to provide short-term delivery of entry level and apprenticeship training, which may extend from a single day to several weeks.  There is an immediate need for 4 weeks’ instruction commencing February 10, 2015 on our Cloverdale campus.

Qualifications include a Construction Craft Worker ITA Certificate of Qualification with an Interprovincial Red Seal Endorsement OR Red Seal Interprovincial Accreditation and five (5) years current Industrial/Commercial industry experience as a Carpentry 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, current industry experience and two (2) years supervisory experience.

Please forward your resume, including copies of documentation of required certification, quoting competition number 15-10 by February 13, 2015 to: employ@kpu.ca.

Given the need to fill this position soonest, a review of resumes will be conducted as they are received.  Interviews will be scheduled as qualified candidates are identified.

 

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