Instructor, Digital and Print Publishing
Langara College
Vancouver, BC
Job Title: Instructor, Digital and Print Publishing

Full Time/Part Time: Part Time, ¼ of Full Time

Regular/Temporary: Temporary

Posting Type: Concurrent

Department/Program: Digital and Print Publishing

Subject Area: PUBL 1115: Writing for Publication

Description of Position:
One section of Writing for Publication is available on a temporary basis this fall. The position includes teaching writing for magazine media with a focus on writing stories for the publishing program magazine, PRM. The instructor will teach students to write pitch letters, short articles, feature length stories, and crafting ledes and endings. The instructor will be required to guide students who are working on a major magazine piece for PRM, especially in the areas of story selection, interviewing and research techniques. Candidates must have a strong background in magazine feature writing and cultural publishing. As this course is mixed-mode (face-to-face plus online), a working knowledge of Brightspace or similar LMS is preferred. Teaching experience in college level journalism, experience with writing or editing for cultural publishing is strongly suggested. A Masters degree and participation in department activities is required.

Required Qualifications:
Masters degree or the equivalent and related work experience.
Teaching experience in a writing course is preferred.
Length of appointment: September 2019 – December 2019

Start Date: September 1, 2019

Salary Range: Salary placement is on Langara instructors’ salary scale in accordance with qualifications and experience.

Employee Group: LFA

Application Information: Please forward your resume and cover letter, no later than 4:30pm of the closing date to “”.

Competition No.: F038-19

Deadline: June 28, 2019

We thank you for your interest and advise that only those shortlisted will be contacted. Langara is committed to enhancing our diverse workforce.