Professor, General Arts and Science

Title:Professor

Program: General Arts and Science

Division/Department: School of Media, Business & Access

Location:Main Campus, Belleville, ON

Classification:Full-time faculty

Posting Date:May 31, 2021

Closing Date: June 14, 2021

Start Date: August, 2021

Competition #: ACA21-02R

Starting Salary Range:

$66,555 - $115,378 (Academic salaries are determined by a calculation based on qualifications and years of related experience as detailed in the current Collective Agreement for Academic Employees)

 

Professor, General Arts and Science:

Reporting to the Dean, School of Media, Business & Access, the incumbent facilitates the delivery of a range of courses. The incumbent will incorporate a variety of teaching, learning and assessment strategies that are designed to meet the needs of learners.

 

Professor Responsibilities:

  • Implements a range of delivery strategies, which complements the varied learning styles represented in a current college classroom and encourages a cooperative learning climate, incorporating evidence-based practice
  • Develops and implements course learning outcomes and assessment strategies, ensuring program goals are reflected
  • Develops and assesses cross-program applied learning projects that connect community organizations to programs to achieve course learning outcomes
  • Defines, evaluates, and validates learning outcomes for courses and programs, ensuring that students are aware of relevant learning outcomes, strategies, and assessment techniques
  • Supports student progress in assigned courses through individual tutorial and academic counseling
  • Engages in ongoing faculty development opportunities and effectively liaises with colleagues and other College and community partners to maintain a collaborative and relevant learning environment
  • Contributes to program development by participating in the Provincial Program Review processes
  • Assists in program awareness and program recruitment activities
  • Assists with the creation and supervision of student field placements as assigned
  • Incorporates appropriate technological tools that support the learning environment

 

Qualifications:

  • Degree in Liberal Arts and Science Studies and/or Education.  A Master’s in Arts, Science or Education is preferred
  • Minimum of five (5) years of recent and relevant post-secondary teaching experience
  • A commitment to excellence in educational delivery demonstrated through experience in a variety of teaching and learning environments would be preferred
  • An ability to apply an understanding of diversity and inclusiveness to meet the needs of a diverse student population
  • A demonstrated understanding of the principles of adult learning along with experience teaching adult learners and developing curriculum; previous teaching experience particularly in the college environment is an asset
  • An ability to work within a collaborative environment demonstrated through a strong network of contacts with other professionals, agencies and employers
  • Computer literacy and a willingness to learn and utilize learning tools (such as LMS) employed at the college to enhance student success

 

TO APPLY: Applications must be submitted quoting the competition # ACA21-02R in the email subject line.   Please send a covering letter and a resume in MS Word or PDF format to:

People and Culture

E-mail:  peopleandculture@loyalistcollege.com

 

In accordance with the Collective Agreement for Academic Employees, first consideration will be given to applicants as defined in Article 27.11B.

Loyalist is committed to promoting a diverse and inclusive college community. We encourage and welcome applications from marginalized and equity seeking groups. Loyalist College is committed to accommodating applicants with disabilities throughout the hiring process. If you have accommodation needs, please inform us as soon as possible by sending an email to humanr@loyalistcollege.com.

Please note: Following an offer of employment, candidates with Canadian credentials will be required to provide official transcripts from the granting educational institution(s); candidates with international credentials must provide World Education Services (WES) www.wes.org/ca evaluation (at their own cost) confirming Canadian equivalency of their credentials.

We thank all applicants, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted