Faculty Coordinator - Criminology Practicum

Douglas College
August 31, 2025
Offerd Salary:$71,148 - $114,012
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Contract Type:Open-ended
Working Time:Part time
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Position Information

Position Title Faculty Coordinator - Criminology Practicum

Posting Number 00583F Location New Westminster/Coquitlam Campus Grade or Pay Level In accordance with the current Collective Agreement Salary Range Salary Range: $71,148 - $114,012. Placement on the faculty salary scale is based on education, professional certification and experience and will be in accordance with the Collective Agreement. Position Type Faculty - Coordinator Posting Type Internal Regular/Temporary Limited Term Employment Type Part-Time Posting Category Faculty Start Date 09/01/2024 End Date 08/31/2025 Equity Statement

Douglas College is committed to fostering a diverse, inclusive and equitable learning and working environment. In support of this journey, we welcome all people to apply, including people from groups that are experiencing inequity, including, but not limited, to Indigenous Peoples, racialized or persons of colour, persons with mental or physical disabilities, persons who identify as women, and/or persons of marginalized sexual orientations, gender identities and expressions, and persons of all faith identities, age, marital status, and parental status.

Work Arrangements

The Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences is seeking a Coordinator for the Department of Criminology and Legal Studies. This position takes effect September 1, 2024 for an initial one year term with the possibility of an extension(s) up to a maximum of three years. This role has three sections of time release available for the 2024-2025 academic year (not including the delivery of CRIM 3345).

What Douglas Offers

DO what you love. Be good at it. That's how Douglas College defines a great career. It's a philosophy that resonates through our classrooms, our offices and our boardrooms. It inspires our students and drives us to make Douglas College one of BC's Top Employers. We love what we do. And we're looking for passionate, motivated people to join us in making one of Canada's best colleges even better.

The Role

Coordinator – Criminology Practicum.


  • Negotiate, arrange and supervise practicum placements for students registered in the CRIM BA degree program
  • Create and maintain ongoing networks with community organizations, agencies and service providers
  • Develop advisory committee for yearly feedback
  • Prepare and deliver Practicum course (CRIM 3345)
  • Conduct site visits and evaluate practicum placements
  • Advise and prepare students planning to register in CRIM 3345
  • Consult with service learning coordinators, co-op, field school and other practicum providers at Douglas College and other relevant institutions
  • Ensure ethical standards are fulfilled in practicum placements
  • Liaise with Criminology Chair and BA Coordinator regarding practicum opportunities and students
  • Maintain ongoing records of student and agency participation, for use in BA program and department reviews
  • Create and maintain an ongoing database of CRIM student learning placement and supervisors
  • Organize events for students/faculty to engage with external agency partners
  • Create promotional materials for the practicum program
  • Provide recognition to agency partners to maintain effective, long-term relationships
  • Participate in information sessions for future students and prospective BA degree program students
  • To Be Successful in this Role You Will Need

  • A faculty member in the Criminology Department
  • A strong working knowledge of the criminal justice and/or related fields where there is good potential for student practicum opportunities is preferred
  • A strong ability to form and maintain strategic partnerships with external clients
  • Link to Full Position Profile Needs a Criminal Records Check No

    Posting Detail Information

    Open Date 03/04/2024

    Close Date Open Until Filled Yes Special Instructions to Applicant

    Interested applicants must ensure that a resume and cover letter is submitted online. This position will remain open until filled.

    Preference will be given to faculty who do not have conflict of commitment. Please refer to the Conflict of Interest policy: https: // www. douglascollege.ca/sites/default/files/docs/governance/A02%20Conflict%20of%20Interest%20Policy.pdf

    Quick Link for Direct Access to Posting https: // www. douglascollegecareers.ca/postings/11957

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  • Documents Needed to Apply

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  • Resume
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