Individualized Study Tutor - PSYC 432

Alberta
VP Academic
02-14-2017
Home Office
Depends on Experience
Temporary Part Time
Division VP Academic Wage Min 0.0000
Location Name Home Office Wage Max 0.0000
Location , Alberta Position Type Temporary Part Time
Posted 02/14/2017 FTE Block Size 1.00
Closing Date 03/01/2017 Job ID 1121

Individualized Study Tutor

Athabasca University’s Learning Services Tutorial Department is seeking a term Individualized Study Tutor for the following course:

PSYC 432 Psychology and the Built Environment: http://www.athabascau.ca/syllabi/psyc/psyc432.php

This term position (May 1, 2017 to Nov. 8, 2018) is responsible for providing academic support to students and for marking assignments.

Qualifications and Experience Required:  Master’s Degree required (PhD preferred) in Psychology with specialization or a strong background in environmental psychology with an urban focus, or architectural psychology. 

Teaching experience at a post-secondary level is required.  Familiarity with distance education, adult education and Moodle online course delivery would be considered an asset.  All educational credentials must be recognized in Canada.

Along with the relevant academic credentials as mentioned above, this position requires excellent communication, organizational, administration and online skills.  The successful candidate should have demonstrated ability to maintain a high academic standard, maintain accurate student records, and return students’ work promptly.  Candidates must own or have access to a computer and internet with the capability to communicate with the University and students and the capability to run any applications required to perform tutorial support.

For further information about this position, please contact Dr. Cheuk F. Ng, Professor, Psychology at cheukn@athabascau.ca or 1-888-419-6317.

First consideration will be given to internal applicants according to Article 7 of The Board/CUPE Collective Agreement, followed by those candidates who are able to work from Alberta and then those who are able to work from within Canada.