This course is designed to give students an opportunity to
develop new skills via hands-on learning as well as a chance for practical application of skills learned throughout the program. The course prepares students to carry out research projects for diverse community partners from the public, non-profit or private sector. Course content covers the context, processes, challenges and policy approaches of the relevant sector(s). Then, in consultation with the community partner, students will use the research design and methodological tools learned in the Master of Applied Politics to develop and carry out the project.
Qualifications – Required :
Qualifications – Discipline :
Political Science or related discipline
Qualifications – Other :
Experience with community service learning and/or working
with community organizations; a range of research skills, as well as the ability and willingness to supervise student research projects.
Application Deadline :
February 8, 2019
Submit with Application :
Required for All Applicants
Required for External Applicants
Names and Contact Information for Referees
Evidence of Good Teaching
Sample Course Outline (2-pages maximum)
To Apply :
Address Applications to:
Dr. Patricia Goff, Chair, Department of Political Science, Wilfrid Laurier University; email@example.com.
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 22, 2019
Posting Ends :
February 8, 2019
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.
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All course offerings will be contingent on adequate student registration and subject to budgetary funding.