JOB POSTING
Canadian Union of Public Employees, Local 4207

Geography
Position Title: INSTRUCTOR
   
Course: GEOG 1F90
   
Course Details: Introduction to Human Geography
Start 2013-05-01     End 2013-07-31
Lecture-Monday and Wednesday 1800-2000
   
Compensation:
$6,067 per half course (195 hours nominally)
$12,134 per full course (390 hours nominally)

Please note: Instructors who are employed in a 2-hour/week lecture, or the equivalent of a 2-hour/week lecture, are responsible for the first hour of seminar/lab in each course.
 
Duties:
The course instructor is responsible for organizing and presenting the lectures. The instructor determines the course material (includes textbook as required) and the marking scheme. The instructor also sets the topics for the secondary components, assignments, progress examination (if required), final examination, serves as a proctor at examinations, supervises the Teaching Assistant(s), ensures that the marks are recorded and submitted in a timely manner.
 
Qualifications:
1. Ph.D. or ABD in Geography
2. Evidence of competent and effective teaching experience at the undergraduate university level (letters of reference and course/performance evaluations).
 
Applications:
Applications will be accepted until 2013-03-15

Applications should include a cover letter, a current resume, a CUPE 4207 application form and your seniority date.

Dr. Phillip Mackintosh, Chair
Department of Geography
Brock University
St. Catharines ON L2S 3A1
 
Please Note:
If applicable, applicants are responsible for submitting their seniority date with their application. Applicants that don't include a seniority date will be assumed not to have one. All applications should be forwarded to the appropriate department. Do not submit your information to careers@brocku.ca

Positions listed on this posting are subject to course enrolments and budgetary approval.

As per Article 22.04 of the Collective Agreement:

- Graduate Students enrolled at Brock University shall not accept an appointment in excess of an average of ten hours per week over an academic term, in which she is enrolled as a full time student, without the prior permission of the Dean of Graduate Studies.

- Undergraduate Students enrolled at Brock University shall not accept more than nine Teaching Assistant appointments, or the equivalent of nine Teaching Assistant appointments in any classification, per term minus the number of courses in which that student is currently enrolled;

- Part-time Graduate Students and Non-Students shall not accept any appointment which, taken together with all other appointments at the University, would cause the member to exceed the maximum number of regular hours - i.e. not overtime hours - allowable in a work week under the Employment Standards Act, as amended from time to time.

Applicants that are in excess of the above noted workload limits will not have their applications considered unless they have received prior written approval from the appropriate Dean and the Human Resources Department.

A Collective Agreement governs part-time Instructor, Teaching Assistant, Lab Demonstrator, Course Coordinator and Marker-Grader positions at Brock University. A hardcopy of the Agreement can be obtained from Human Resources or accessed on the Human Resources Web Site - brocku.ca/hr-ehs
 
Additional Comments:
Course Description - Practical and problem-oriented examination of spatial patterns of human organization and their links with social, cultural, economic, political and ecological processes.

Please do not call the department; successful applicants will be contacted.
 
For office use only: 2013-02-15 - #5285 - Revised - 2013-02-12