Posting #: F 15/2013

Assistant Professor in Curriculum Assessment and Literacy*
Posted:Jun 13, 2013
Department:Graduate and Undergraduate Studies
Employment Status:Instructional Limited Term Appointment
Hours of Work:
Salary Scale:
Start Date:2013-08-01

Job Summary


The Faculty of Education invites applications for an Instructional Limited Term position at the rank of Assistant Professor in Curriculum, Assessment and Literacy in the Department of Graduate and Undergraduate Studies. The appointment, subject to budgetary approval, will commence August 1, 2013.


The successful candidate will have a doctorate focusing on curriculum as related to teaching, learning, assessment, and the integration of 21st century literacies, and will be expected to teach at both the undergraduate and graduate levels. Familiarity with the Ontario curriculum and teaching experience at the elementary and/or high school level will be considered an asset. The candidate must be fluent in English, in both written and verbal communication. It is a requirement of the position that the incumbent has a valid driverís license and/or the means to travel to off-campus locations for instructional purposes.

Notes / To Apply :

Deadline for applications is July 3, 2013. Salary will be based on qualifications and experience. Applications must include a full curriculum vitae and the names, addresses and phone/fax/e-mail of three confidential referees and be directed to the email address provided below:
Dr. Fiona Blaikie, Dean
Faculty of Education
Brock University
St. Catharines, ON L2S 3A1
Email address:

All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority. Brock University is actively committed to diversity and the principles of Employment Equity and invites applications from all qualified candidates. Women, Aboriginal peoples, members of visible minorities, and people with disabilities are especially encouraged to apply and to voluntarily self-identify as a member of a designated group as part of their application. Candidates who wish to have their application considered as a member of one or more designated groups should fill out the Self-Identification Form available at and include the completed form with their application. More information on Brock University may be found on the university website