Professor, Liberal Studies
The Department of Liberal Studies invites applications for the position of Professor, Liberal Studies. The successful candidate will teach GNED 101: An Introduction to Arts and Sciences – an interdisciplinary course required of all diploma students that surveys issues and theories in psychology, philosophy, sociology, cultural and political theory, natural sciences, anthropology, religion and aesthetics, as well as diploma and/or degree-level courses in his or her area of academic specialization. The successful candidate will be expected to engage in curriculum development, committee work, departmental initiatives, and classroom-relevant research. Teaching will be assigned at both the North and Lakeshore campuses, and may include the Orangeville campus.
Qualifications required include a PhD in a relevant discipline (see above), completed TESL certification and at least five years of teaching experience in the college environment. Preference will be given to individuals who have exceptional teaching skills, curriculum development abilities, and the technical ability and knowledge to integrate new instructional technologies in their teaching. Additional competencies include a collegial disposition, strong communication and interpersonal skills, a commitment to teaching excellence and student success, and the ability to relate to students from diverse educational, religious, and cultural backgrounds.
Associate Dean, Liberal Studies
All candidates are asked to submit a cover letter and resume, along with a lesson plan for a three-hour class which serves to introduce the study of the Liberal Arts to vocationally-minded students, to HR Services by applying online at: www.humber.ca/careers
School of Liberal Arts & Sciences
Humber Lakeshore Campus, Humber North Campus, Humber Orangeville Campus
Academic start salaries are determined by qualifications and years of related experience as detailed in the current Collective Agreement for Academic Employees.