Academic Expert/Marker - BIOL 205 and 207

Home Office, Alberta
Faculty of Science and Technology
09/08/2021
Home Office
Depends on Experience 
Permanent Part Time
Division Faculty of Science and Technology FTE Academic Expert / Marker
Location Name Home Office Position Type Permanent Part Time
Location Home Office, Alberta Job ID 2244
Posted 09/08/2021 Wage Min 0.0000
Closing Date 09/29/2021 Wage Max 0.0000
Approximately 0.2 FTE  

Athabasca University's Centre for Science within the Faculty of Science and Technology is seeking an Academic Expert/Marker for the following courses:

Qualifications and Experience Required:  A minimum of a Master's degree required (PhD preferred) in the field of Biology. 

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. Roland Treu, Associate Professor, Biology at rolandt@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