Position Summary : EU 503- Learning Theories (0.5 Credit)
This course involves analysis and application of learning theories from psychological, socio-cultural, and physiological disciplines to educational settings for children and adolescents. Participants will examine their students’ learning from biological, behavioural, cognitive and socio-cultural lenses to gain insights into origins and concomitants of students’ school experiences and achievement. Half course, 0.50 credit units, one term (https://students.wlu.ca/programs/education/courses/med-course-offerings.html).
Qualifications – Required :
Application Deadline :
March 1, 2018
Submit with Application :
Required for All Applicants:
Required for External Applicants:
Names and Contact Information for Referees (Note, referees will not be contacted without explicit permission from the applicant).
Evidence of Good Teaching (E.g., copies of official teaching evaluation results from your institution).
Sample Course Outline
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 :
Application materials should be packaged in one PDF file and sent electronically (Subject line: Part-time Application EU 503) to 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 : February 12, 2018
Posting Ends : March 1, 2018
Please Note :
Applicants must be willing to work within the conceptual framework of the program. Potential applicants are invited to view the framework on the Faculty of Education website.
Candidates must be eligible to be recommended for graduate faculty status at the rank of Special Graduate Faculty or Associated Graduate Faculty (https://academic-calendar.wlu.ca/section.php?cal=3&s=866&ss=3644&y=75).
Pursuant to Article 13.4.1 of the Collective Agreement for Part-time Contract Academic Staff (CAS) and Part-time Librarians (2013 to 2016), 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, Aboriginal persons, and persons of a visible minority. Members of the designated groups must self-identify to be considered for employment equity. Candidates may self-identify in confidence, to the Dean of the Faculty of Education, Dr. Colleen Willard-Holt (firstname.lastname@example.org), telephone: (519) 884-0710, ext. 2212.
All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority. 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.