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GS396: Semester Abroad: Pre-departure Learning

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Author ahnationtalk
Date January 30, 2019
Type Part Time
Company Wilfrid Laurier University
Category Education / Teaching - K-12 and other training
Client Wilfrid Laurier University
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Posting ID : 10140
Position Title : GS396: Semester Abroad: Pre-departure Learning
Faculty/Academic Area : Faculty of Arts
Department : Global Studies
Term : Summer Session 2019
Days/Times : Online Course
Campus : Online Learning
Hours per week/Hours Total : 3/18
Anticipated Class Size : 40
Additional Course Requirements : None
Position Summary :

WLUFA Part-time Online Instructor – GS396: Semester Abroad: Pre-departure Learning (0.25)

Course Description:
Prepares students for the broader experiential learning they will do while on academic exchange abroad. The course orients students to various dimensions of experiential and inter-cultural learning, and also introduces them to different practices for reflecting upon and sharing their experiences. Students will also conduct research to advance their general knowledge of the country they will visit for their exchange. (Online course only)

Qualifications – Required : Master’s Degree
Qualifications – Discipline : Humanities or Social Sciences
Qualifications – Areas of Specialization : International education, inter-cultural relations, experiential learning
Salary : 2,550
Application Deadline : 23:59 14/02/2019
Submit with Application :

Required for All Applicants

  • CV (required)
Required for External Applicants
  • Names and Contact Information for Referees
  • Evidence of Good Teaching
  • Cover letter
  • Teaching Dossier

Applicants will be required to submit proof of academic credentials for highest degree prior to being awarded a contract. It is highly recommended that applicants include this verification with their application.

To Apply : Address Applications to: GS PTAC hiring committee and email application to Dr. Alex Latta, Chair, Global Studies:

ALL APPLICATIONS: must be submitted electronically now (as per Article of the most recent Collective Agreement)
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 : 30/01/2019
Posting Ends : 14/02/2019
Please Note :
 For Supplementary Remuneration for large classes or multi-section courses, see Article 28.3
Pursuant to Article 13.5 of the Collective Agreement for Part-time Contract Academic Staff (CAS) and Part-time Librarians, 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, Indigenous persons, and persons of a visible minority. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority.  Members of the designated groups must self-identify to the appropriate Dean(s) to be considered for employment equity.
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.
To obtain a copy of this job posting in accessible format, please contact
All course offerings will be contingent on adequate student registration and subject to budgetary funding.
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