Instructor, Communications
University of the Fraser Valley
Abbotsford, BC
The Communications department invites applicants for three (3) one-year Limited Term Faculty appointments to begin August 16, 2019 and end August 15, 2020. The successful applicants will be expected to teach a total of seven (7) sections, including sections of CMNS 125 Introduction to Workplace Communications , and CMNS 251 Professional Report Writing; and depending on qualifications, lower level courses in public speaking, or critical analysis and study methods.

Duties of Limited Term faculty fall within Article 18.2 (Teaching Faculty Duties) of the Collective Agreement, specifically the Teaching and Service components.

The successful applicant must have at least an MA in Communications (with an applied writing focus) or a closely related field combined with significant professional experience (at least three years) in workplace technical writing, communication practices or publishing; or a PhD in Professional Communications. Three years of experience in teaching communications and a commitment to excellence in active teaching practices both in online and classroom environments at lower level are required. Experience working with international students is preferred.