Part-Time Professor, Applied Nuclear Sciences and Radiation Safety Program (3 month Contract)

Job details
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Department: Business, Technology, and Outdoor Training (Bobbie Gormley)
Position Type: Part-Time
Salary Range: $80.63-$139.88-Hourly
Scheduled Weekly Hours: 5
Anticipated Start Date: September 05, 2023
Length of Contract: 3 months
Posting Information

This job posting is now accepting applications from all qualified individuals.

Posting Closing Date: August 28, 2023
Please note: jobs are posted until 12:01 am on the job closing date.
Job Description:
***Please note that applicants must submit their application by the evening before the closing date mentioned above. The posting closes at 12:01am on the morning of the closing date***
Under the direction of the Chair, of Business Technology and Outdoor Training, Pembroke Campus, a Professor is responsible for providing academic leadership and for developing an effective learning environment for students. This includes:
The design/revision/updating of courses, including:
  • consulting with program and course directors and other faculty members, advisory committees, accrediting agencies, potential employers and students;
  • defining course objectives and evaluating and validating these objectives;
  • specifying or approving learning approaches, necessary resources, etc.;
  • developing individualized instruction and multi media presentations where applicable;
  • selecting or approving textbooks and learning materials.
The teaching of assigned courses, including:
  • ensuring student awareness of course objectives, approach and evaluation techniques;
  • carrying out regularly scheduled instruction;
  • tutoring and academic counselling of students;
  • providing a learning environment which makes effective use of available resources, work experience and field trips;
  • evaluating student progress/achievement and assuming responsibility for the overall assessment of the student’s work within assigned courses.
The provision of academic leadership, including:
  • providing guidance to Instructors relative to the Instructors’ teaching assignments;
  • participating in the work of curriculum and other consultative committees as requested.
In addition, the Professor may, from time to time, be called upon to contribute to other areas ancillary to the role of Professor, such as student recruitment and selection, time tabling, facility design, professional development, student employment, and control of supplies and equipment.
Required Qualifications
  • Minimum three (3) year advanced diploma in Nuclear sciences and radiation or Physics, or equivalent education in relation to subject matter;
  • Minimum five (5) years related work experience preferred;
  • Highly effective communication, presentation, and organizational skills;
  • Comfortable with the use of computer and educational technologies;
  • Evidence of commitment to the success of all learners.
We are recruiting for a number of positions in our Applied Nuclear Sciences and Radiation Safety program.
Courses Available:
Fall 2023
Level 1 SAF7603 Instrumentation I
Level 3 MAT7711 Introduction to Health Physics
Level 3 SAF7633 Radiological Incident Assessment
Level 3 SAF7643 Nuclear Systems and Components
While previous teaching experience is an asset, it is not required. We provide an Introduction to Teaching at Algonquin College program as well as ongoing professional development opportunities that part-time faculty can pursue in their free time.
Anticipated Weekly Schedule:
5-8 hours a week
This position requires on-site work at Algonquin College’s Pembroke Campus.
  • Vacancy is for P17574
Algonquin College values diversity and is an equal-opportunity employer. We offer an inclusive work environment and encourage applications from all qualified individuals. If you require accommodation during the recruitment process please contact the Human Resources department at humanresources@algonquincollege.com. While we thank all those who apply, only those to be interviewed will be contacted.