Individualized Study Tutor - MUSI 424

Alberta
AVP Academic
03-20-2017
Home Office
Depends on Experience
Permanent Part Time
Division AVP Academic Wage Min 0.0000
Location Name Home Office Wage Max 0.0000
Location , Alberta Position Type Permanent Part Time
Posted 03/20/2017 FTE Block Size 0.50
Closing Date 04/03/2017 Job ID 1147

Individualized Study Tutor

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

MUSI 424 Canadian Folk Music: http://www.athabascau.ca/syllabi/musi/musi424.php

This position is responsible for providing academic support to students and for marking assignments.

Qualifications and Experience Required:  Master’s Degree required (PhD preferred) in musicology, communications, Canadian studies, or music background with a particular focus on Canadian folk music. Experience with supporting online courses is required along with a technical working knowledge of music. The successful candidate should have extensive musical historical knowledge and must be able to explore the integration of music with history, culture, and social structure.

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. Mickey Vallee, Associate Professor, Cultural Studies at mickeyvallee@athabascau.ca or 1-855-753-5344.

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.