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Course Instructor: YC/CT326 BR – Children, Toys & Media

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Author pmnationtalk
Date February 8, 2018
Type Part Time
Company Wilfrid Laurier University
Location Brantford, ON
Category Art / Media / Design and Administration
Client Wilfrid Laurier University
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Posting ID : 8707
Position Title : Course Instructor: YC/CT326 BR – Children, Toys & Media
Faculty/Academic Area : Faculty of Liberal Arts
Department : Youth and Children’s Studies
Term : May 1, 2018 – August 31, 2018
Days/Times : Mondays 4:00 p.m. – 6:50 p.m.
Campus : Brantford
Hours per week/Hours Total : 3/36
Anticipated Class Size : 70
Additional Course Requirements : None

Position Summary : This course examines a range of media and products developed for and marketed to children. Students will analyze texts such as television shows, video games, movies, books and toys, in relation to theories about media and children’s culture.

Qualifications – Required : Master’s Degree
Qualifications – Other :
MA with advanced doctoral training.
Previous university teaching experience and refereed publications in the area preferred, but not essential.
Salary : Undergrad Stipend (non-seniority) $8000.00
Submit with Application : Internal Applicants
CV (required)External Applicants
CV (required)
Cover letter (required)*
Names and Contact Information for Referees
Evidence of Good Teaching, esp. teaching evaluations from institutions other than Laurier; these are used in the assessment process.
Teaching Dossier
Sample Course Outline (2-pages maximum)

*Please structure your cover letter to explain how your qualifications and experience relate to criteria A-D of the “ASSESSMENT OF CAS CANDIDATES UNDER 13.5.1”. A copy of the assessment template is available upon request from

Applicants must submit proof of academic credentials for highest degree with application. Applications not containing verification of highest degree, unless already on file with the university, will not be considered.

To Apply : Address Applications to:

Dr. Edward Shizha
c/o Jennifer Beam

*Please indicate the Course Number and Posting ID number in the subject line.

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 : February 1, 2018
Posting Ends : February 15, 2018
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 Tania Iezzi, Senior Administrative Assistant to the Dean at

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

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