Course Instructor: YC/CT326 BR – Children, Toys & Media
Faculty/Academic Area :
Faculty of Liberal Arts
Youth and Children’s Studies
May 1, 2018 – August 31, 2018
Mondays 4:00 p.m. – 6:50 p.m.
Hours per week/Hours Total :
Anticipated Class Size :
Additional Course Requirements :
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 :
Qualifications – Other :
MA with advanced doctoral training.
Previous university teaching experience and refereed publications in the area preferred, but not essential.
Undergrad Stipend (non-seniority) $8000.00
Submit with Application :
CV (required)External Applicants
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.
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 firstname.lastname@example.org.
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.
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