AF399A International Students in the Arts

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Author ahnationtalk
Date October 3, 2018
Type Part Time
Company Wilfrid Laurier University
Salary $8,100 - Annual
Location Waterloo, ON
Category Art / Media / Design and Administration
Client Wilfrid Laurier University
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Posting ID : 9846
Position Title : AF399A International Students in the Arts
Faculty/Academic Area : Faculty of Arts
Department : Faculty of Arts Dean’s Office
Term : January 1 – April 30, 2019
Days/Times : Fridays 8:30 am – 11:20 am
Campus : Waterloo
Hours per week/Hours Total : 3/36
Anticipated Class Size : 55
Additional Course Requirements : None
Position Summary :

AF 399A is to support international students in the Arts.   Course content will derive from the instructor’s expertise but will concentrate on a contemporary theme of relevance that will facilitate student engagement with the various disciplines represented in the Faculty of Arts.  It is dedicated to helping students discover an academic path in Arts and to equipping them to succeed at this.  The course will be skill-focused, interactive and promote discussion in an effort to support the development of core competencies: it must incorporate engaged pedagogies appropriate to the active learning classroom, and include assignments that allow for the incremental development of academic skills.

Qualifications – Required : Master’s Degree
Qualifications – Other : Preferred: International experience and fluency in a second language.
Salary : $8,100
Application Deadline : October 16, 2018
Submit with Application :

Required for All Applicants

  • CV (required)
Required for External Applicants
  • Names and Contact Information for Referees
  • Evidence of Good Teaching
  • Cover letter
  • Teaching Dossier
  • Detailed Course Syllabus including methods of evaluation with weights, and due dates for assignments and tests.

Applicants will be required to submit proof of academic credentials for highest degree prior to being awarded a contract. It is highly recommended that ap

To Apply :
Address Applications to:

Cathy Mahler, Senior Admin Assistant to the Dean of Arts:

This appointment is in accordance with the Part-time Contract Academic Staff Collective Agreement, for which the Wilfrid Laurier Faculty Association (WLUFA) is the exclusive bargaining agent.
Please Note : For Supplementary Remuneration for large classes or multi-section courses, see Article 28.3

Pursuant to Article 13.5 of the Collective Agreement for Part-time Contract Academic Staff (CAS) and Part-time Librarians, all applicants shall apply electronically. Applications must be received by 23:59 local time of the date on the posting.

Wilfrid Laurier University is committed to equity and values diversity. We welcome applications from qualified women and men, including persons of all genders and sexual orientations, persons with disabilities, Indigenous persons, and persons of a visible minority. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority. Members of the designated groups must self-identify to the appropriate Dean(s) to be considered for employment equity.

In accordance with the requirements of Citizenship and Immigration Canada, the successful applicants will be required to prove they are legally able to work in Canada.

To obtain a copy of this job posting in accessible format, please contact

All course offerings will be contingent on adequate student registration and subject to budgetary funding.

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