Join SLAIS, the iSchool@UBC as an Adjunct Professor in 2017-2018!

SLAIS the iSchool@ubc will offer a number of part-time Adjunct teaching appointments for the academic year 2017-2018.

Winter 2017-2018  –   The period of appointment is September – December or January – April.

An Adjunct Professor is expected to prepare and teach a 3 credit offering in one of the terms.   The current salary amount for one three-credit course is approximately $7600 for the period of appointment.  Each course comprises approximately 13 classes of three hours each.

Library and Information Studies: General areas are: Knowledge Organization and Description, Information Services and Materials,  Scholarly Communication, Information Technology and Systems, Management of Information Organizations, Texts and Collections, Reader’s Advisory, and Community-Led Libraries.

Archival Studies General areas are: Digital Preservation, Archival Public Service, Records Management and Digital Forensics.

For more detail, please consult the course list :

The iSchool will consider applicants with master’s degrees in the field of library, archival and information studies and relevant professional experience.

UBC hires on the basis of merit and is strongly committed to equity and diversity within its community. We especially welcome applications from visible minority group members, women, Aboriginal persons, persons with disabilities, persons of minority sexual orientations and gender identities, and others with the skills and knowledge to productively engage with diverse communities.

All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority. Non Canadian applicants are expected to take responsibility for acquiring and keeping current all necessary work permits.

Including Adjuncts who have taught in the past year, please send an expression of interest noting your areas of teaching interest and experience with a current CV to Connie Wintels, Administrative Assistant

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