Douglas College

Douglas College

Contract Faculty - Engineering

Canada

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Position Title Contract Faculty - Engineering

Posting Number 00575F Location New Westminster Campus Grade or Pay Level In accordance with the current Collective Agreement Salary Range Hourly: $50.88-$111.31/hour. Per Three Credit Course: $7,716. Actual salary or hourly rate will be based on the number of credits and term of appointment according to the Collective Agreement. Position Type Faculty - Contract Posting Type Internal/External Regular/Temporary Contract Employment Type Part-Time Posting Category Faculty Start Date 05/01/2024 End Date Equity Statement

Douglas College is committed to fostering a diverse, inclusive and equitable learning and working environment. In support of this journey, we welcome all people to apply, including people from groups that are experiencing inequity, including, but not limited, to Indigenous Peoples, racialized or persons of colour, persons with mental or physical disabilities, persons who identify as women, and/or persons of marginalized sexual orientations, gender identities and expressions, and persons of all faith identities, age, marital status, and parental status.

Work Arrangements

The Engineering Program in the Faculty of Science and Technology at Douglas College is accepting applications for contract instructors for the Summer 2024 semester.

What Douglas Offers

DO what you love. Be good at it. That's how Douglas College defines a great career. It's a philosophy that resonates through our classrooms, our offices and our boardrooms. It inspires our students and drives us to make Douglas College one of BC's Top Employers. We love what we do. And we're looking for passionate, motivated people to join us in making one of Canada's best colleges even better.

The Role

The successful candidate will be able to teach ENGR 1100 – Engineering and Technology in Society, which is designed to provide an introduction to the practice of engineering, surveying its history and its current state. Within this course, the social and political aspects of engineering decisions will be illustrated by a number of case studies.

Responsibilities

As an instructor in the Engineering program, you will instruct students, facilitate learning and evaluate student progress in College Engineering courses. You will also be responsible for planning, organizing and managing learning activities and resources, providing academic advice to learners and maintaining quality learner‐centered instruction.

To Be Successful in this Role You Will Need

The successful candidate(s) must have completed an earned degree in a major area of Engineering (minimum M.A.Sc. with Ph.D. preferred; preferably in electronics, electrical, computer or mechanical engineering), must have teaching experience at the post-secondary level and must be able to work both independently and in a team environment. Prior experience teaching similar courses would be an asset. A Professional Engineering (P.Eng.) designation is a requirement for this position.

Link to Full Position Profile Needs a Criminal Records Check No

Posting Detail Information

Open Date 02/07/2024

Close Date Open Until Filled Yes Special Instructions to Applicant

Interested applicants must ensure that a resume, cover letter and contact information for three references are submitted online.

This position will remain open until filled with a first review date of February 23, 2024.

Please ensure your resume clearly explains how you meet the required knowledge, skills and abilities of the position for which you are applying.

All candidates selected for interview will need to provide original sealed transcripts for educational credentials noted on their resume.

Quick Link for Direct Access to Posting https: // www. douglascollegecareers.ca/postings/11822

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  • Job details

    Title

    Contract Faculty - Engineering

    Employer

    Douglas College

    Location

    Canada

    Published

    February 08, 2024

    Application deadline

    February 23, 2024

    Job type

    Lecturer

    Field

    Computer Science,Engineering

    About the employer

    Douglas College, founded in the year 1970, is one of the largest public degree-granting colleges located in British Columbia, Canada. Douglas College offers degree and university courses in science and arts, programs in healthcare, business, arts, and human services. The institute boasts of two campuses, the main one in New Westminster and the other is the David Liam Campus suburban campus in Coquitlam as well as several smaller training centres in Surrey, Burnaby and Maple Ridge.

    The college provides both on-campus and off-campus housing options to the students. They have an extensive library with books and DVDs, articles, research help guides for the students. There is also a Douglas Open Repository, or DOOR, that is a collection of research and creative assets of the college.

    The campus also has a gym, a small box theatre and a large 300 seat proscenium theatre along with a lot of other recreational facilities. Douglas College has over 24,000 students enrolled, among which 17,000 are credit students and 8,500 continuing education students, and around 4210 are international students from 92 different countries. The academic staff consists of around 960 members.

    The college offers as many as 10 bachelor's degree programs in Applied Psychology Psychiatric Nursing, Physical Education and Coaching, Business Administration, Nursing, Therapeutic, Child and Youth Care, Recreation Performing Arts, Criminology and Social Work.

    The Douglas College has catered alumni that have excelled in their career paths. Some of the notable alumni of the Douglas college include poet Elizabeth Bachinsky, author Carleigh Baker for short story collection Bad Endings, businessman Frank Guistra, Gold medalist wrestler in Olympic, Daniel Igali, actor Adrian Holmes, and author Sky Lee.

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