ASSISTANT PROFESSOR, Faculty of Education (Regina, SK) - Expires April 16, 2018
TENURE-TRACK POSITION - ASSISTANT PROFESSOR OR ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR
INDIGENOUS SCHOLAR in EDUCATION
The Faculty of Education, University of Regina is inviting applications for a Full-time, Tenure-Track Position appointment beginning September 1, 2018.
The Faculty of Education seeks an Indigenous scholar who can contribute to the Indigenization of our Faculty in one or more of the following five areas: Social Studies Education, Science Education, Educational Foundations, Language and Literacies Education, and Curriculum Studies. Applicants working in Elementary Education will be given preference. The Faculty has a strong orientation towards anti-oppressive education, and social and environmental justice. We are likewise committed to enacting the themes, vision, values and mission of the University’s Strategic Plan – peyak aski kikawinaw: Together We Are Stronger. The Faculty has the largest number of Indigenous professors and Indigenous graduate students of any faculty on campus. The Faculty is committed to education that is inclusive of Indigenous ways of knowing which we support through additional teaching, scholarship, and community service resources. We believe the successful candidate will inspire and be a role model for future generations of Indigenous and non-Indigenous students alike.
The individual will be responsible for teaching undergraduate and graduate classes in one or more of the following five areas: Social Studies Education, Science Education, Educational Foundations, Language and Literacies Education, and Curriculum Studies. They will supervise undergraduate students in field experiences, graduate students, assume active involvement in collegial governance and Faculty endeavors, and engage in individual and collaborative scholarly research.
The ideal individual will possess, or be near the completion of, a Ph.D. We also encourage doctoral students to apply for the position. The individual should demonstrate successful teaching experience in K-12 schools, have an active research agenda, or demonstrate an ability to engage in high quality research. Teaching experience in a university setting and knowledge of an Indigenous language are assets.
Depending on qualifications and experience, salary is normally in the Assistant Professor range ($83,787 - $106,571) and in the Associate Professor range ($99,365 - $126,941).
Starting Date: September 1, 2018
For more information, please contact:
Dr. Paul Clarke, Associate Dean, Faculty Development & Human Resources, Faculty of Education
Email: Paul.Clarke@uregina.ca or Tel: 306-585-5353
Applicants should send a cover letter, current curriculum vitae, photocopies of transcripts, teaching philosophy, description of research interests and projects, and the names and contact information of three referees by April 15, 2018 to:
Dr. Andrea Sterzuk, Acting Dean
Faculty of Education
University of Regina
3737 Wascana Parkway
Regina, SK S4S 0A2
Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority. However, all qualified candidates are encouraged to apply. The University of Regina is committed to an inclusive workplace that reflects the richness of the community that we serve. The University welcomes applications from all qualified individuals, including individuals within the University's employment equity categories of women, persons with disabilities, members of visible minorities, aboriginal persons, individuals of diverse gender and sexual orientation and all groups protected by the Human Rights Code.
L'Université de Regina s'engage à promouvoir un milieu de travail inclusif qui reflète la richesse de la communauté qu'elle sert. L'Université encourage toutes personnes qualifiées à poser leur candidature, y compris celles des catégories professionnelles d'équité en matière d'emploi de l'Université : les femmes, les personnes vivant avec un handicap, les membres des minorités visibles, les Autochtones, les personnes d'expression et d'orientation sexuelles différentes ainsi que tous les groupes protégés par le Code des droits de la personne.