Position Title Part-Time Academic (ANSC0206)
Posting Number PTAP786P
Department/Unit Animal Science and Aquaculture
Job Summary & Key Responsibilities
Part-time Academic position- teaching Course ANSC0206 (Dairy Milking Systems
and Housing Facilities) in the 2021 fall semester. The lectures for this
course are currently scheduled for Wednesday & Friday (13:05 – 14:25), with
labs scheduled for Tuesday (11:35 – 14:25). The position reports to the
Chair of the Department.
The incumbent will be responsible for preparing and delivering course material
related to the fundamentals of Dairy Facility Design and Management. Core
concepts to be taught include: barn layout options & housing alternatives,
design and logistics of isolation, building environment, manure collection,
feed and water storage, traffic control and farm biosecurity, milking center
design/management. Responsibilities include all aspects of teaching and
administering the class, including lectures, test preparation and evaluation,
and lab preparation.
Qualifications/Requirements of Position
Teaching experience at a University Level an asset; at least a Masters Degree
in a relevant field, or equivalent experience and professional qualifications
with a background in the dairy industry, demonstrated teaching effectiveness
and excellent interpersonal skills with students and Faculty.
Salary Range/Pay Rate Per CUPE Collective Agreement
All offers of employment as a Part-Time Academic are conditional upon
sufficient student enrolment in the course and approval by the University.
Dalhousie University is committed to fostering a collegial culture grounded in
diversity and inclusiveness. The university encourages applications from
Indigenous persons, persons with a disability, racially visible persons,
women, persons of a minority sexual orientation and/or gender identity, and
all candidates who would contribute to the diversity of our community. For
more information, please visit www. dal.ca/hiringfordiversity.
Term of appointment September - December 2021
Open Date 06/07/2021
Close Date 07/01/2021
Open Until Filled
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Documents Needed to Apply
Résumé / Curriculum Vitae (CV)
List of referees