Lecturers plan and deliver teaching on their specialist subject to university students. This includes creating teaching materials, preparing for tutorials/seminars and marking students’ work, as well as direct teaching. Lecturers are subject experts who design, develop, and deliver material using a range of methods and platforms. They create course material, lesson plans, and curricula, conduct research and fieldwork, engage with students, assist with processing applications, and also attend interviews, conferences, and meetings. They can work in various settings.
Education: Earned doctorate degree. Experience: 1 year to less than 2 years. Health benefits: Health care plan. Disability benefits. Dental plan. Vision care benefits.
- Location: 3333 University Way Kelowna, BCV1V 1V7
- Salary: $65,000 to $75,000YEAR annually for 30 to 40 hours per week
- Terms of employment: Term or contract (ending: 2023-08-01)
- Start date: Starts as soon as 2022-08-01
- Benefits: Health benefits
- vacancies 1 vacancy
We are searching for a well-organized, innovative lecturer to join our established department. The lecturer’s responsibilities include developing course material and curricula, inspiring meaningful discussions, attending conferences, consulting with other academics and professionals, supervising graduate students, grading assignments, and being an active member of the university. You should be prepared to work long hours, travel abroad, and expand your networks.
To be successful as a lecturer, you should demonstrate superior listening and communication skills. Outstanding candidates are able to prepare and deliver powerful lectures and should be willing to collaborate with professionals in and outside of their discipline.
- Preparing and delivering lectures, tutorials, workshops, and seminars.
- Developing curricula and course material that can be used across a number of platforms.
- Collaborating with other academics and lecturers to improve teaching methods and expand knowledge base.
- Setting and grading assignments, tests, and exams.
- Conducting research, and writing papers, proposals, journal articles, and books.
- Attending and participating in meetings, conferences, and other events in and outside of the institution.
- Participating in training opportunities and initiatives at the institution.
- Providing support to students and other colleagues.
- Staying current by reading widely and producing published work in the field.
- A Ph.D. in the relevant discipline.
- Previous teaching experience.
- Published work would be advantageous.
- Ability to inspire students with your passion.
- Flexibility, resilience, and willingness to work long hours.
- Strong interpersonal, presentation, and written and verbal communication skills.
Earned doctorate degree
1 year to less than 2 years
- Health benefits
- Health care plan; Disability benefits; Dental plan; Vision care benefits
Health care plan, Disability benefits, Dental plan, Vision care benefits
Who can apply to this job?
The employer accepts applications from:
- Canadian citizens and permanent residents of Canada.
- Other candidates with or without a valid Canadian work permit.
How to apply
Include this reference number in your application
Here is what you must include when submitting your application:
- Cover letter
- References attesting experience
- Copy of portfolio or relevant work examples