Part-Time Academic (ANSC0206)

Dalhousie University

Canada

July 1, 2021

Description

Position Details Position Title Part-Time Academic (ANSC0206)

Posting Number PTAP786P Department/Unit Animal Science and Aquaculture Location Truro 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 Additional Information

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 Quick Link for Direct Access to Posting https:// dal.peopleadmin.ca/postings/6408

Documents Needed to Apply

Required Documents

  • Résumé / Curriculum Vitae (CV)
  • List of referees
  • Optional Documents

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