Professor, Communications (Part-time)
Sheridan College
Mississauga, ON
Employee Group: Part-time
Faculty/Department: Pilon School of Business
Campus: HMC (May be assigned activity at any Sheridan campus)
Reference Number: 18/PT/97
Salary Range: Based on relevant educational qualifications and experience
Start Date: January 2019

Application Deadline: Open Until filled

Application Details: The Human Resources department maintains a Faculty Pool of resumes for job seekers interested in part-time teaching opportunities at the College.

Sheridan is looking for outstanding individuals to join our faculty team in the Pilon School of Business Diploma Programs. These programs offer students a comprehensive set of practical and critical skills, as well as knowledge in Business Communications. Sheridan seeks part-time professors to teach in the following courses:

  • COMM12423 Business Communications
  • COMM28883 Reports and Presentations
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Sheridan professors are responsible for developing an effective learning environment for students while respecting their diverse cultural and educational backgrounds, experiences, and individual learning styles.

Specific Responsibilities Include:
Professors are responsible for:
Ensuring that program and course curricula are current, relevant and reflective of best practices within the relevant professional/program disciplines;
Defining, evaluating and validating learning outcomes for courses and programs;
Creating an effective environment for learning which accommodates students’ diverse cultural and educational backgrounds, experiences and individual learning styles;
Designing appropriate strategies and tools for facilitating and assessing student learning that are invitational and reflective of best practices in teaching and learning;
Developing appropriate strategies and tools to assess student performance that are consistent with the learning outcomes of the course and address multiple learning styles;
Developing multi-media materials and alternative delivery strategies, and incorporating appropriate educational technologies into the learning process.

Professors also ensure that students are aware of course and program learning outcomes, learning strategies and evaluation techniques; provide individual tutoring and academic counselling; and evaluate student progress/achievement within assigned courses.

Master’s degree (PhD preferred) in Communications, Business Administration, Arts or a related field of study;
Three to five years relevant professional experience preferred;
Experience in teaching and curriculum development at the post-secondary level;
Strong network of contacts with other professionals, organizations and employers;
Excellent communications and interpersonal skills;
Demonstrable ability to convey the conceptual and applied aspects of knowledge to a broad range of students;
Committed to excellence in teaching and learning and to working within a team environment.

Please apply online:

Sheridan welcomes diversity in the workplace and encourages applications from all qualified individuals, including visible minorities, Indigenous People, and persons with disabilities. In accordance with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA), Sheridan is committed to accommodating applicants with disabilities throughout the hiring process. At any stage of the hiring process, Human Resources will work with applicants requesting accommodation.

Note: Copies of educational credentials are requested at the time of an interview. As a condition of employment, Sheridan requires confirmation of educational credentials in the form of an official Canadian transcript or an official evaluation of international credentials which determines Canadian equivalency.