Individualized Study Tutor - PSYC 340

Home Office, Alberta
Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences
02-18-2021
Home Office
Depends on Experience 
Temporary Part Time
Division Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences FTE Block Size 0.50
Location Name Home Office Position Type Temporary Part Time
Location Home Office, Alberta Job ID 2061
Posted 02/18/2021 Wage Min 0.0000
Closing Date 03/04/2021 Wage Max 0.0000
Approximately 0.5 blocks  

 

Individualized Study Tutor

 

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

PSYC 340: Introduction to Applied Social Psychology: https://www.athabascau.ca/syllabi/psyc/psyc340.php

 

Qualifications and Experience Required:  A minimum of a Master's Degree required (PhD preferred) in Psychology with a specialization in Social Psychology. 

 

The successful candidate will have subject matter expertise and be responsible for providing academic assistance to students, for marking assignments, and for assigning and recording final grades.  Teaching experience at a post-secondary level is required.  Experience in distance learning and familiarity with digital teaching technologies and online course delivery is preferred.  Experience with adult education and Moodle online course delivery is considered an asset. 

Along with the relevant academic credentials as mentioned above, this position requires excellent communication, organizational, administration and online/computer skills.  The successful candidate should have demonstrated ability to maintain a high academic standard, maintain accurate student records, and return students' work promptly and within the University's required service standards.  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.  Please see http://itss.athabascau.ca/docs/virtualdesktop.htm for more information on computer and internet connection requirements.

 

For further information about this position, please contact Dr. Cheuk Ng, Course Coordinator and Professor, Psychology: cheukn@athabascau.ca.

 

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.

Non-doctoral prepared employees: $236.70 prorated per block, per biweekly pay and/or $30.17 per hour.

Doctoral prepared employees: $246.16 prorated per block, per biweekly pay and/or $31.37 per hour

 

AU shapes and enables mutually supportive communities, regardless of where those communities exist. AU's Strategic Plan IMAGINE: Transforming Lives. Transforming Communities (http://imagine.athabascau.ca/) has as one of its strategic themes "Moving Beyond Place." We are embracing this theme and will be transitioning to a near-virtual work environment by December 2021.