Course Instructor: OL/MB109OC1 – Communication Skills for Leadership

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Author pmnationtalk
Date January 29, 2019
Type Full Time
Company Wilfrid Laurier University
Category Business / Management
Client Wilfrid Laurier University
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Posting ID : 10126
Position Title : Course Instructor: OL/MB109OC1 – Communication Skills for Leadership
Faculty/Academic Area : Faculty of Human and Social Sciences
Department : Leadership
Term : May 6 – August 15, 2019
Days/Times : n/a
Campus : Online Learning
Hours per week/Hours Total : 3 / 36
Anticipated Class Size : 125
Additional Course Requirements : None
Position Summary :

Communication skills are probably the single most important skill required to be successful in any type of relationship. This course will provide an introduction to research and theories in the field of interpersonal communications and how this information relates to individuals in contemporary society. In addition, the course focuses on building and enhancing your knowledge in the kinds of communications skills that employers expect. Cross-listed with MB109.

Qualifications – Required : Master’s Degree
Qualifications – Other : An academic background in leadership studies and/or communication skills is preferred, as is prior teaching experience in the area of communication skills.
Salary : Online Learning Stipend $5,019
Application Deadline : February 13, 2019
Submit with Application :
  • CV (required)
  • Cover Letter (required only for external applicants; optional for internal applicants)
  • Letters of Reference (required only for external applicants)
  • Teaching Dossier (optional)

Applicants will be required to submit proof of academic credentials for highest degree prior to being awarded a contract. It is highly recommended that applicants include this verification with their application.

*External candidates should be able to relay (in their cover letter) how their work and academic experience enhances their ability to teach the course for which they have applied.

To Apply :
Address Applications to:
Dr. Rosemary McGowan
c/o Jenny Ververs
*Please indicate in the subject line the Course Number and Posting ID Number
ALL applicants shall apply electronically
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.

Posted on : January 29, 2019
Posting Ends : February 13, 2019
Please Note :
For Supplementary Remuneration for large classes or multi-section courses, see Article 28.3

Pursuant to Article 13.5.1 of the Collective Agreement for Part-time Contract Academic Staff (CAS) and Part-time Librarians (2016 to 2019), 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. To obtain a copy of this job posting in accessible format, please contact Megan Chipman,

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

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