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Job ID ACAD-INV-PT-19/20-040

Location: Brockville

Deadline: May 31 / 2019

Job Type: Faculty

Start Date: August 27 / 2019
Department: Academic Operations

Number of Positions: 1

Duration: Part-time


St. Lawrence College is seeking an experienced and motivated professional who shares St. Lawrence College’s vision to be a globally recognized college, delivering innovative learning opportunities and preparing career-ready graduates to be leaders in their field. 

St. Lawrence College requires a part-time professor to teach the following courses for the Fall term in the Pre-Health Science program:

Introduction to College Communications
Critical Thinking

This position is located at the Brockville campus. Candidates must be available to teach Monday through Friday between the hours of 8:30 am and 8:30 pm.

The responsibilities of SLC Professors include, but are not limited to:

Creating a positive learning environment that accommodate students’ diverse culture and educational backgrounds, experience and individual learning preferences;
Effectively use educational and advanced technologies, and digital learning methodologies to enhance the student learning experience;
Developing curriculum that is appropriately designed and uses evidence-based tools and strategies to support and assess student learning;
Utilize principles of adult education to actively engage students in the learning process;
Ensuring that course and program curriculum is current and relevant with a lens on the future;
Working effectively with learners, colleagues, program and interdisciplinary teams as well as internal and external stakeholders;
Effectively use the Scholarship of Teaching and Learning to build a contemporary and evidenced based practice.


The ideal candidate will meet or exceed the following qualifications:

1. Honours Baccalaureate degree, preferably in English or Communications. Master degree is preferred. 
2. A minimum of 4 years of teaching experience. 
3. Teaching experience using Blackboard or other learning management systems is preferred. 
4. Teaching experience at the post-secondary level with demonstrated proficiency and practice using principles of andragogy.
5. A global mindset and a demonstrated practice supporting a diversity of learners.
6. Experience participating in industry-led or community-based applied research.
7. A proven track record of life-long learning.
8. A demonstrated commitment to putting “students’ first”.
9. An understanding of the Ontario college system.

Candidates who do not meet the education specified but who possess a relevant and acceptable combination of education, training, and a depth of industry experience may be considered.

Candidates seeking faculty positions with the College will be required to demonstrate the ability to design, facilitate and assess learning in accordance with adult learning principles and universal design in learning (UDL).  Prior post-secondary teaching experience or experience in adult instructions techniques, and curriculum design experience will be preferred.   An ongoing commitment to professional learning is required.

Candidates selected for an interview will be required to provide a teaching demonstration. Details will be provided when interviews are scheduled.

Start Date: August 27, 2019

Reporting To: Campus Dean, Brockville

Salary and Terms

Hourly Salary Range will be commensurate with qualifications and experience

Posted Date: May 15, 2019                                                               

Closing Date: May 31, 2019 (4:00 p.m.)

How to Apply: Send your cover letter and resume to Lea MacFarlane, Manager of Academic Operations, at, quoting in the subject line: ACAD-INV-PT-19/20-040 - Professor, Communications (Brockville) 

Note: Your cover letter and resume must be attached as one document only. Your document should be in .pdf, .doc, or .docx format. e.g. in Adobe Acrobat - Portable Document Format or Microsoft Word Format and saved as LastName, FirstName (example: Smith, Jane).  

This is a Term, Part-Time Academic Position