The University Teaching Services (UTS) invites applications for a one-year term position of Associate Director. This position can be filled on the basis of a 9 credit hour secondment for existing full-time faculty at the University of Manitoba (U of M), or can be held as a half-time term appointment by qualified candidates who are not full-time faculty members.
is a collegial faculty development service which offers a wide range of
programs to enhance teaching and learning at the U of M. The tasks of
the Associate Director fall into three major areas: 1) the synthesis and
dissemination of research on teaching and learning; 2) developing and
implementing faculty development programs; and 3) consulting with faculty
and graduate students on teaching and learning issues. Specific duties
of the Associate Director will vary with the needs of the various UTS
Applicants should hold a Ph.D. in higher education, or in a related discipline with a primary focus on postsecondary education. Previous experience in faculty development activities and evidence of research commitment to postsecondary education are definite assets. Applicants should have a record of strong teaching abilities. Proven interpersonal and organizational skills, and the ability to work effectively as part of a team are essential.
The effective date of the appointment is as soon as possible, but not later than April 5, 2004;for a one-year term position. Applications (including a curriculum vitae and the names of three referees) will be received until February 13, 2004 and should be sent to:
Application materials will be handled in accordance with Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act (Manitoba).