Job Adjunct Faculty: Faculty of Education in Fredericton

Adjunct Faculty: Faculty of Education

Job description

#### Company

The same philosophy of personal attention that distinguishes Yorkville Education Company as a leading provider of post-secondary education makes us an exceptional place to work.

We are a progressive and modern institution, responding to the needs of current and future students and implementing the best technology solutions to empower our work. We prioritize diversity, open doors to those often overlooked, welcome new Canadians, and provide pathways to successful careers.

Yorkville Education Company (which manages both Yorkville University and the Toronto Film School) began with a simple idea in 2004: offer flexible, rigorous, and career-focused degrees on campus and online to people who are on a purposeful path. With campuses in Ontario, British Columbia and New Brunswick, we equip our graduates with the professional knowledge, skills and designations that employers value.

Focused on providing a transformative, accessible and flexible higher education environment, our teams, from the President to the newest staff member, share a passion for learning, teaching, and growing as individuals and as teams. We nurture an inclusive, supportive, and genuinely kind work environment at our three campus locations and remotely.

If you want to shine a light on academic excellence, be empowered to make an impact on the transformation of the Canadian post-secondary education landscape, and work collaboratively beyond levels, join us

#### Faculty Profile and Values

#### The Faculty of Education promotes rigorous study and its innovative application as it prepares students to support development in schools, workplaces, and community contexts. We value the rich experiential knowledge that leads individuals to higher education, and we are committed to cultivating learning spaces that position those experiences as co-curricular. As such, we are guided by the following values:

Teaching and Learning Excellence. The Faculty of Education is committed to providing an exemplary learning experience through teaching practices that are engaging, meaningful, and challenging.

Theory / Practice Synergies. The Faculty of Education actively promotes a clearly defined connection between education theory and pathways for achieving educational outcomes in professional contexts.

Reflexive Capacity. The Faculty of Education encourages reflexive inquiry as a conduit to enhance professional effectiveness. Guided by the principles of self-directed learning, reflexive praxis is positioned as the foundation of continuous professional growth.

Social Justice. The Faculty of Education is dedicated to critical practices that promote and advance equity, diversity, and inclusion.

#### Position

#### The Faculty of Education is seeking adjunct instructors to support its online Master of Education programs. While our degrees are offered with specializations in Adult Education, Leadership in Learning, and Educational Administration,* we have an immediate need* for applicants with expertise in the following areas: decolonizing and Indigenizing education; change and transformation; equity, diversity, and inclusion (EDI) in education; online pedagogies advanced research methods.

Minimum requirements:

- Ph.D. (Education) or Ed.D.
- Experience teaching graduate courses in an online environment
- Experience supervising graduate research
- Current program of research in area seeking appointment

Join us:

Application package must include a letter of application, indicating how candidates meet the above criteria, as well as current CV, detailing courses taught, courses developed, graduate research supervised, publications, and names of three references.

Equity, diversity, and inclusion are critical components of life at Yorkville University, and we are committed to making these values an integral part of our culture. The Faculty of Education encourages applications from all qualified candidates. Relocation to the campus is not required.

Please forward application package to the attention of Dr. Sepideh Mahani, Associate Dean, care of Human Resources.

Diversity, equity and inclusion are a critical component of life at Yorkville Education Company and we are committed to making these values an integral part of our culture. We encourage applications from all qualified applicants, including women, persons with disabilities, Black, Indigenous, and People of Colour (BIPOC), people from the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Transsexual, Queer, Questioning, Two-Spirit, Intersex, Asexual + (LGBTQ2SIA+) community, and other equity-seeking groups.

Yorkville University is committed to providing accessible employment practices that are in compliance with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act ('AODA'). If you require accommodation for disability, please notify Human Resources at 1-866- 467-0661 ext. 1236.


Job Type: Part-time

Job Adjunct Faculty: Faculty of Education in Fredericton

Yorkville University