MacEwan University Careers http://www.macewan.ca/wcm MacEwan University Career Postings Mon, 23 May 2022 21:32:59 -0600 careers@macewan.ca (Human Resources, MacEwan University) webmaster@macewan.ca (Web Master) http://www.macewan.ca/macewan_css/images/macewanOnWhite.png MacEwan University Careers http://www.macewan.ca/wcm <![CDATA[Librarian I, Communication and Liaison (18-Month Term)Library Services]]> Academic Posting About Us

MacEwan University is where caring faculty help people connect their passions to their future paths. Located in the heart of Edmonton's diverse and dynamic downtown community, and on the traditional lands of Treaty 6 First Nations and homelands of the Métis people, MacEwan is known for exceptional undergraduate learning. With its dedication to teaching excellence, informed by scholarly research, innovation, and creative activity, MacEwan provides an exceptional collaborative and supportive learning environment with a commitment to human rights, environmental sustainability, and opportunities for community engagement. We are committed to creating an equitable, diverse, inclusive, and welcoming community for all peoples, cultures, and identities.

Our comprehensive undergraduate university offers 59 programs to more than 18,000 full- and part-time students in business, communications, community and human services, design, fine and performing arts, health, humanities, natural science, nursing, public safety, and social science. Through a wide array of experiential learning opportunities, and strategic relationships in the community, we partner with others to produce graduates of stature. Along with a robust grounding in their chosen disciplines, MacEwan students are given durable life skills that prepare them to take on the world.

Opportunity

The John L. Haar Library invites applications for a limited-term appointment at the rank of Librarian I, for 18 months, from August 2022 to January 2024, subject to final budgetary approval.

You will be adaptable and flexible, ready to provide information literacy instruction to students, provide in-person and online reference services, coordinate library communications and social media, or assist in scholarly communications and collections projects.

The successful candidate will have the opportunity to serve on Library Council, library and university committees, engage in professional development and scholarly activities, and participate in various projects and initiatives that advance the University’s vision and mission.

You will hold a Master’s degree in library/information science from an ALA-accredited program and have at least one year of relevant experience. You will demonstrate a primary commitment to undergraduate teaching and excellent library services. You may have recently graduated, but you are ready to take on the communications portfolio, information literacy instruction, faculty liaison, and collection development. You will collaborate with teaching faculty, librarians, educational developers, and others.

You should submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae, and the names of three references. References will not be contacted without prior notice.

Questions about this opportunity may be addressed to Karen Keiller, Dean of the Library.

How to Apply

To apply, go to https://www.macewan.ca/careers and select the job posting. If you require assistance, please contact us at careers@macewan.ca.

All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority.

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<![CDATA[Sessional Instructor (Indigenous 100)School of Continuing Education]]> Academic Posting About Us

MacEwan University is where caring faculty help people connect their passions to their future paths. Located in the heart of Edmonton's diverse and dynamic downtown community, and on the traditional lands of Treaty 6 First Nations and homelands of the Métis people, MacEwan is known for exceptional undergraduate learning. With its dedication to teaching excellence, informed by scholarly research, innovation, and creative activity, MacEwan provides an exceptional collaborative and supportive learning environment with a commitment to human rights, environmental sustainability, and opportunities for community engagement. We are committed to creating an equitable, diverse, inclusive, and welcoming community for all peoples, cultures, and identities.

Our comprehensive undergraduate university offers 59 programs to more than 18,000 full- and part-time students in business, communications, community and human services, design, fine and performing arts, health, humanities, natural science, nursing, public safety, and social science. Through a wide array of experiential learning opportunities, and strategic relationships in the community, we partner with others to produce graduates of stature. Along with a robust grounding in their chosen disciplines, MacEwan students are given durable life skills that prepare them to take on the world.

Opportunity

In support of faculty professional development, unique and enhanced services are provided through the MacEwan Office of Teaching and Learning.

Indigenous Studies 100 seeks to introduce students to various aspects of Indigenous Studies: historical, sociological, oral, and literary. Students develop critical thinking and writing skills applicable across the university curriculum through intensive reading and analysis of specifically Indigenous writers and various texts/documents related to Indigenous Studies. Students analyze works by Indigenous writers from various literary genres, genres which may include literary, historical, anthropological, and sociological texts.

Pimacihisowin 100 is a core course in the pimacihisowin Foundation Program. This course is designed to provide students with opportunities to explore and apply Indigenous knowledge in the development of student identity, both within western academia and personally. Through the guidance of Elders/Indigenous Knowledge Holders students will be introduced to the philosophical foundations of Indigenous worldviews and healing practices. Students will participate in a variety of experiential learning activities including community teachings, in-class collaborative projects, visits with guest speakers, and learning from and through the land.

Applications are invited for sessional positions in the pimâcihisowin Foundation Program to teach the Indigenous Studies 100 course (INDG 100) in Spring 2022, Fall 2022, Winter 2023 and FOUN 100 – pimacihisowin in Fall 2022 and Winter 2023. We are currently seeking candidates with recent experience and qualification to teach this Indigenous knowledge-based course.

Requirements to teach include a Masters in the areas of Education, Social Work and/or Indigenous Studies or relevant degree as well as experience teaching Indigenous learners. Candidates should possess strong practical knowledge and skills in Indigenous epistemologies; and enthusiasm for teaching learners who are focused on academic preparation.

How to Apply

To apply, go to https://www.macewan.ca/careers and select the job posting. If you require assistance, please contact us at careers@macewan.ca.
All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority.

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<![CDATA[Learning Specialist - Access and Disability Resources]]> Academic Posting About Us

MacEwan University is where caring faculty help people connect their passions to their future paths. Located in the heart of Edmonton's diverse and dynamic downtown community, and on the traditional lands of Treaty 6 First Nations and homelands of the Métis people, MacEwan is known for exceptional undergraduate learning. With its dedication to teaching excellence, informed by scholarly research, innovation, and creative activity, MacEwan provides an exceptional collaborative and supportive learning environment with a commitment to human rights, environmental sustainability, and opportunities for community engagement. We are committed to creating an equitable, diverse, inclusive, and welcoming community for all peoples, cultures, and identities.

Our comprehensive undergraduate university offers 59 programs to more than 18,000 full- and part-time students in business, communications, community and human services, design, fine and performing arts, health, humanities, natural science, nursing, public safety, and social science. Through a wide array of experiential learning opportunities, and strategic relationships in the community, we partner with others to produce graduates of stature. Along with a robust grounding in their chosen disciplines, MacEwan students are given durable life skills that prepare them to take on the world.

Opportunity

The Department of Access and Disability Resources in Student Affairs invites applications for a full-time tenure-track appointment, Professional Resource Faculty Learning Specialist, commencing July 1st, 2022, subject to final budgetary approval.

In this position, you will be responsible for facilitating access to all aspects of the MacEwan University experience for individuals with disabilities. Drawing on professional expertise and judgment, including understanding of relevant legislation and policy, the Learning Specialist identifies reasonable accommodations.

You will coordinate access to services and technologies for students with disabilities who experience barriers to full and equitable participation in their program, courses, and other post-secondary activities.

The Learning Specialist collaborates with members of the university community by sharing information about barriers to full participation (including the duty to accommodate) and universal design principles, encouraging the design and implementation of an accessible learning environment and participates in initiatives to accomplish this goal.

The successful candidate will have the opportunity to serve on department and University committees, participate in projects and initiatives that advance the department’s strategic goals and engage in professional development activities.

Preferred candidates will have the following qualities:

  • Graduate degree in Education, School Psychology, Counseling Psychology, Occupational Therapy, Rehabilitation, or related field including training and experience in psychological assessment methodologies.

  • Experience working with adult learners with disabilities including a working knowledge of relevant legislation, practice models, and assistive technologies.

  • Experience in post-secondary education.

  • Knowledge and experience providing meta-cognitive strategy instruction.

  • Exceptional communication and presentation skills.

  • Demonstrated experience in effective teamwork including collaboration, problem- solving and flexibility.

The successful candidate will be required to obtain a Police Record Check with Vulnerable Sector Check at their own cost.

Questions about this opportunity may be addressed to:

Danica Rose
Learning Specialist, Chair
Access and Disability Resources
rosed23@macewan.ca

How to Apply

To apply, go to https://www.macewan.ca/careers and select the job posting. If you require assistance, please contact us at careers@macewan.ca.

All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority.

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<![CDATA[Assistant Professors (2 positions)Faculty of Nursing, Department of Health Systems and Sustainability (1 position) and Department of Human Health and Science (1 position)]]> Academic Posting About Us

MacEwan University is where caring faculty help people connect their passions to their future paths. Located in the heart of Edmonton's diverse and dynamic downtown community, and on the traditional lands of Treaty 6 First Nations and homelands of the Métis people, MacEwan is known for exceptional undergraduate learning. With its dedication to teaching excellence, informed by scholarly research, innovation, and creative activity, MacEwan provides an exceptional collaborative and supportive learning environment with a commitment to human rights, environmental sustainability, and opportunities for community engagement. We are committed to creating an equitable, diverse, inclusive, and welcoming community for all peoples, cultures, and identities.

Our comprehensive undergraduate university offers 59 programs to more than 18,000 full- and part-time students in business, communications, community and human services, design, fine and performing arts, health, humanities, natural science, nursing, public safety, and social science. Through a wide array of experiential learning opportunities, and strategic relationships in the community, we partner with others to produce graduates of stature. Along with a robust grounding in their chosen disciplines, MacEwan students are given durable life skills that prepare them to take on the world.

MacEwan University has a long-standing history of providing quality nursing education that prepares graduates to lead and succeed in nursing practice, and beyond. As a place-based institution, faculty are involved in crafting engaged learning environments that help students achieve their full potential through innovative learning modalities that emphasize the importance of connection. The Faculty of Nursing is organized into five departments. Courses delivered within each of these departments are affiliated with the Bachelor of Science in Nursing, the Bachelor of Psychiatric Nursing, the Diploma in Psychiatric Nursing and other continuing education credentials and learning experiences.

The Department of Health Systems and Sustainability offers courses for which experts in the fields of leadership, education and systems thinking build awareness of key concepts that are woven into successful nursing practice. Faculty members in the Department of Human Health and Science are experts in the foundational knowledge upon which the nursing profession is based, understanding how science informs practice across nursing disciplines.

Opportunity

The Department of Health Systems and Sustainability and the Department of Human Health and Science in the Faculty of Nursing invite applications for one full-time tenure-track appointment in each of the respective departments at the rank of Assistant Professor, commencing July 1, 2022, subject to final budgetary approval. These positions require unencumbered licensure with the College and Association of Registered Nurses of Alberta (CARNA). Additional Licensure with the College of Registered Psychiatric Nurses of Alberta is welcomed. These positions will focus on teaching in classroom settings, however, lab and clinical instruction may be included. Travel may be required, and candidates need to meet the requisite skills and abilities of the nursing profession(s). Teaching in clinical settings may also have additional certification and vaccination requirements.

You will hold a graduate degree in nursing or a related field, doctoral preparation preferred. You will have expertise in an area of nursing practice, and a successful record of, or additional education in, teaching in nursing. A developed, or developing, program of related research or scholarly activity is preferred. You are passionate about excellence in undergraduate nursing education, building future nursing leaders and have notable curriculum development experience in nursing or health-related education. You are a collaborative team member and demonstrate a strong commitment to service within your role. You are curious and able to collaborate with others to envision and implement an innovative approach to undergraduate nursing education.

If you are inspired by this opportunity, you should submit a cover letter and curriculum vitae, at minimum. Shortlisted candidates will be asked to further submit the following, as applicable: teaching dossier (including recent teaching evaluations), statement of research interests, sample of scholarly work, as well as names and contact information of three current potential references. Only those short-listed will be contacted with more details about the interview process.

Questions about this opportunity may be addressed to Kathleen Miller, Chair, Department of Health Systems and Sustainability, at millerk@macewan.ca.

How to Apply

To apply, go to https://www.macewan.ca/careers and select the job posting. If you require assistance, please contact us at careers@macewan.ca.

All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority.

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<![CDATA[Counsellor I - Wellness and Psychological Services]]> Academic Posting About Us

MacEwan University is where caring faculty help people connect their passions to their future paths. Located in the heart of Edmonton's diverse and dynamic downtown community, and on the traditional lands of Treaty 6 First Nations and homelands of the Métis people, MacEwan is known for exceptional undergraduate learning. With its dedication to teaching excellence, informed by scholarly research, innovation, and creative activity, MacEwan provides an exceptional collaborative and supportive learning environment with a commitment to human rights, environmental sustainability, and opportunities for community engagement. We are committed to creating an equitable, diverse, inclusive, and welcoming community for all peoples, cultures, and identities.

Our comprehensive undergraduate university offers 59 programs to more than 18,000 full- and part-time students in business, communications, community and human services, design, fine and performing arts, health, humanities, natural science, nursing, public safety, and social science. Through a wide array of experiential learning opportunities, and strategic relationships in the community, we partner with others to produce graduates of stature. Along with a robust grounding in their chosen disciplines, MacEwan students are given durable life skills that prepare them to take on the world.

Opportunity

The Counsellor, within Wellness & Psychological Services, Student Affairs, is a professional resource faculty member reporting to the Chair of Wellness & Psychological Services. In this position, the Counsellor is responsible for providing professional individual and group assessment and counselling services, to students enrolled at MacEwan University.

The incumbent provides professional support to formulate individually-driven solutions to issues often revolving around personal, mental health, relationship, career and academic concerns. This position provides professional services including general assessing, treating, guiding, and supporting students to enhance development, effective living, and quality of life or to prevent, remedy or ameliorate mental, emotional, cognitive, behavioral, and interpersonal difficulties. The Counsellor performs restricted activities as defined within and authorized by provincial legislation and as governed through the Alberta regulatory body, as specified in law.

The successful candidate will have the opportunity to serve on department and University committees, participate in projects and initiatives that advance the department’s strategic goals and engage in professional development activities.

Preferred candidates will have the following qualifications:

  • Master’s degree in Counselling/Clinical Psychology or Clinical Social Work

  • Professional registration with the College of Alberta Psychologists or the Alberta College of Social Workers

  • Professional general assessment and counselling experience

  • Group facilitation and workshop development experience

  • Preference given to those with prior experience in the post-secondary education system

  • Ability to work within and contribute to building an effective multidisciplinary professional team;

  • Demonstrates and incorporates the principles of equity, diversity, and inclusion in their professional practice and critically apply an anti-oppressive framework.

  • Creative and effective problem solving skills;

  • Flexibility in working situations;

  • Initiative in service development;

  • Effective written and oral communication skills; and

  • Ability to use current computer and cloud-based technologies including but not limited to: MS Office programs, such as Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Access; email client, and navigation of the Internet.

  • This individual will be required to use scheduling and record management software; training is provided. This position works within policies of the university. Training is provided in policies related to core work functions such as evaluation, finance, professional development, charge card use, vacation, Code of Conduct etc.

  • Ability to operate in changing technological environment

  • Good project management skills

The successful candidate will be required to obtain a Police Record Check with Vulnerable Sector Check at their own cost.

Questions about this opportunity may be addressed to:

Tory Pino
Chair, Wellness and Psychological Services
pinot2@macewan.ca

How to Apply

To apply, go to https://www.macewan.ca/careers and select the job posting. If you require assistance, please contact us at careers@macewan.ca.

All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority. 

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<![CDATA[Assistant Professor (2 positions), School of Social Work - Faculty of Health & Community Studies]]> Academic Posting About Us

MacEwan University is where caring faculty help people connect their passions to their future paths. Located in the heart of Edmonton's diverse and dynamic downtown community, and on the traditional lands of Treaty 6 First Nations and homelands of the Métis people, MacEwan is known for exceptional undergraduate learning. With its dedication to teaching excellence, informed by scholarly research, innovation, and creative activity, MacEwan provides an exceptional collaborative and supportive learning environment with a commitment to human rights, environmental sustainability, and opportunities for community engagement. We are committed to creating an equitable, diverse, inclusive, and welcoming community for all peoples, cultures, and identities.

Our comprehensive undergraduate university offers 59 programs to more than 18,000 full- and part-time students in business, communications, community and human services, design, fine and performing arts, health, humanities, natural science, nursing, public safety, and social science. Through a wide array of experiential learning opportunities, and strategic relationships in the community, we partner with others to produce graduates of stature. Along with a robust grounding in their chosen disciplines, MacEwan students are given durable life skills that prepare them to take on the world.

Opportunity

The School of Social Work in the Faculty of Health and Community Studies invites applications for 2 full-time tenure-track appointments at the rank of Assistant Professor, commencing July 1, 2022, subject to final budgetary approval.

The School of Social Work in the Faculty of Health & Community Studies delivers a two-year Social Work Diploma and two-year Bachelor of Social Work degree. The diploma prepares students for entry-level social work practice and the BSW includes a focus on sustainability and practice with Indigenous peoples. Our programs educate students to integrate foundational social work theory, ethics and practice skills to prepare graduates for social work careers in a range of fields of practice within health, mental health and social services in governmental, for-profit and non-profit organizations. Our programs concentrate on building social work generalist knowledge and skills for practice with individuals, children and families and communities.

You will demonstrate strong teaching skills, a commitment to the Social Work Code of Ethics, evidence of research and significant scholarly activity, and a willingness to engage in service to the school, university, and community. You will have knowledge in adult learning theory, curriculum design, and the capacity to teach in blended learning environments, along with the expertise to teach a broad range of social work courses across the curriculum in both the BSW and Social Work Diploma programs.

You will hold a Master's of Social Work, doctoral preparation in Social Work or related discipline preferred. You will have post-MSW practice experience and experience teaching social work. You will have a minimum of three-years combined teaching and practice experience. You will have a clear and demonstrated program of social work-related research and you must be eligible to be a Registered Social Worker (RSW) in Alberta.

You should submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae, teaching dossier (including recent teaching evaluations), statement of research interests, sample of scholarly work, and academic transcripts. Three letters of reference, quoting the competition number and candidate name, should be sent directly from referees to careers@macewan.ca.

Questions about this opportunity may be addressed to: Erin Gray, Director, School of Social Work, graye24@macewan.ca.

How to Apply

To apply, go to https://www.macewan.ca/careers and select the job posting. If you require assistance, please contact us at careers@macewan.ca.

All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority.

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<![CDATA[Assistant Professor, Supply Chain Management and Business Intelligence - Department of Decision Sciences]]> Academic Posting About Us

MacEwan University is where caring faculty help people connect their passions to their future paths. Located in the heart of Edmonton's diverse and dynamic downtown community, and on the traditional lands of Treaty 6 First Nations and homelands of the Métis people, MacEwan is known for exceptional undergraduate learning. With its dedication to teaching excellence, informed by scholarly research, innovation, and creative activity, MacEwan provides an exceptional collaborative and supportive learning environment with a commitment to human rights, environmental sustainability, and opportunities for community engagement. We are committed to creating an equitable, diverse, inclusive, and welcoming community for all peoples, cultures, and identities.

Our comprehensive undergraduate university offers 59 programs to more than 18,000 full- and part-time students in business, communications, community and human services, design, fine and performing arts, health, humanities, natural science, nursing, public safety, and social science. Through a wide array of experiential learning opportunities, and strategic relationships in the community, we partner with others to produce graduates of stature. Along with a robust grounding in their chosen disciplines, MacEwan students are given durable life skills that prepare them to take on the world.

Opportunity

The Department of Decision Sciences in the School of Business invites applications for a full-time tenure-track appointment in Supply Chain Management and Business Intelligence at the rank of Assistant Professor, commencing July 1st, 2022, subject to final budgetary approval.

The Department of Decision Sciences at MacEwan offers a BCom Major in Supply Chain Management and a BCom Minor in Business Intelligence. You must demonstrate excellence in teaching both junior and senior undergraduate level courses in the field of Supply Chain Management and Business Intelligence. If successful, you will be expected to teach the equivalent of six courses per year and actively participate in curriculum development. You will also be expected to have an active research program.

You will hold a Ph.D. in a relevant area of expertise for the position and demonstrate a commitment to undergraduate teaching with an ongoing research program in the field of Supply Chain Management and/or Business Intelligence.

You should submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae, teaching dossier (including recent teaching evaluations), statement of research interests, a sample of scholarly work, and academic transcripts. Three letters of reference, quoting the competition number and candidate name, should be sent directly from referees to careers@macewan.ca.

Questions about this opportunity may be addressed to Dr. Rickard Enstroem, Chair of the Department of Decision Sciences at Enstroemr@macewan.ca. Further information about the department is available at https://www.macewan.ca/academics/academic-departments/decision-sciences/.

For general inquiries, please contact us at careers@macewan.ca.

How to Apply

To apply, go to https://www.macewan.ca/careers and select the job posting. If you require assistance, please contact us at careers@macewan.ca.

All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority.

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<![CDATA[Assistant Professor, Legal Studies in Business - Department of International Business, Marketing, Strategy, & Law - School of Business]]> Academic Posting About Us

MacEwan University is where caring faculty help people connect their passions to their future paths. Located in the heart of Edmonton's diverse and dynamic downtown community, and on the traditional lands of Treaty 6 First Nations and homelands of the Métis people, MacEwan is known for exceptional undergraduate learning. With its dedication to teaching excellence, informed by scholarly research, innovation, and creative activity, MacEwan provides an exceptional collaborative and supportive learning environment with a commitment to human rights, environmental sustainability, and opportunities for community engagement. We are committed to creating an equitable, diverse, inclusive, and welcoming community for all peoples, cultures, and identities.

Our comprehensive undergraduate university offers 59 programs to more than 18,000 full- and part-time students in business, communications, community and human services, design, fine and performing arts, health, humanities, natural science, nursing, public safety, and social science. Through a wide array of experiential learning opportunities, and strategic relationships in the community, we partner with others to produce graduates of stature. Along with a robust grounding in their chosen disciplines, MacEwan students are given durable life skills that prepare them to take on the world.

Opportunity

The Department of International Business, Marketing, Strategy, & Law, in the MacEwan School of Business, invites applications for a full-time tenure track probationary appointment in Legal Studies in Business at the rank of Assistant Professor, commencing 1 July 2022. Salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience. All positions are subject to budgetary approval. The Department will consider applicants with demonstrated potential to publish and present their research, while achieving teaching excellence in the classroom. An active research program in in areas relevant to legal studies in business would be an advantage.

The School of Business has over 71 full-time faculty members, over half of whom have terminal degrees. The Department of International Business, Marketing, Strategy, & Law has 19 faculty members, and offers three Bachelor of Commerce majors: International Business, Marketing, and Legal Studies in Business in addition to the Paralegal diploma program.

Preferred candidates will have:

  • LL.B. or JD, and an advanced degree (e.g., Ph.D., LL.M.), 

  • degree(s) that qualify for membership in the Alberta Law Society,

  • evidence of outstanding teaching skills, and a demonstrated primary commitment to undergraduate teaching,

  • an ongoing program of academic research,

  • knowledge of Canadian and Alberta law,

  • experience in the practice of law with such experience being an asset in teaching practical courses in the Paralegal Studies program and in the Legal Studies in Business major,

  • Indigenous law knowledge / experience is desirable,

  • a willingness to discharge service obligations in the administration of the Paralegal program and the Legal Studies in Business major.

Applicants should submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae, teaching dossier (including your teaching philosophy and recent teaching evaluations), statement of research interests, sample of scholarly work, and academic transcripts, along with the names and contact information of three professional referees to careers@macewan.ca.

Questions about this opportunity may be addressed to Dr. Dr. Etayankara Muralidharan, Chair of the Department of International Business, Marketing, Strategy, and Law at muralidharane@macewan.ca. Information about the department is available at https://www.macewan.ca/academics/academic-departments/international-business-marketing-strategy-law/.

How to Apply

To apply, go to https://www.macewan.ca/careers and select the job posting. If you require assistance, please contact us at careers@macewan.ca.

All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority.

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<![CDATA[Assistant Professor, Art History - Faculty of Fine Arts and Communications]]> Academic Posting About Us

MacEwan University is where caring faculty help people connect their passions to their future paths. Located in the heart of Edmonton's diverse and dynamic downtown community, and on the traditional lands of Treaty 6 First Nations and homelands of the Métis people, MacEwan is known for exceptional undergraduate learning. With its dedication to teaching excellence, informed by scholarly research, innovation, and creative activity, MacEwan provides an exceptional collaborative and supportive learning environment with a commitment to human rights, environmental sustainability, and opportunities for community engagement. We are committed to creating an equitable, diverse, inclusive, and welcoming community for all peoples, cultures, and identities.

Our comprehensive undergraduate university offers 59 programs to more than 18,000 full- and part-time students in business, communications, community and human services, design, fine and performing arts, health, humanities, natural science, nursing, public safety, and social science. Through a wide array of experiential learning opportunities, and strategic relationships in the community, we partner with others to produce graduates of stature. Along with a robust grounding in their chosen disciplines, MacEwan students are given durable life skills that prepare them to take on the world.

Opportunity

The Studio Arts program in the Faculty of Fine Art and Communications invites applications for a full-time tenure-track appointment in Art History at the rank of Assistant Professor, commencing July 1, 2022.

Candidates for this position must have demonstrated expertise in critical and intersectional approaches to modern and contemporary art history and theory. Preferred applicants will also demonstrate strengths in one or more of the following fields: settler / colonial / postcolonial / decolonial studies; critical race theory; gender/queer theory; cultural theory. Candidates should possess the ability to teach a variety of art history subjects at multiple levels in the curriculum, and are expected to make a contribution in developing curriculum.

The candidate will hold a minimum of a PhD (ABD will be considered) in art history or in a related field and have teaching experience in art history at the post-secondary level. The candidate must demonstrate excellence or clear promise of excellence in teaching and research.

In the Fall of 2022, MacEwan will be launching a brand new 4-year BFA. One of the majors within this BFA will be in Studio Arts. In this interdisciplinary program, students will build a rigorous and comprehensive foundation in the first two years, then choose from three pathways in the Studio Arts major: two-dimensional art, three-dimensional art and intermedia/extended media art. Art history and theory courses will be integral to providing Studio Art students a critical perspective on the work they create.

Essential duties and responsibilities include the following (other duties may be assigned):

  • Instruct students in art history and art theory courses.

  • Provide learning activities that stimulate student involvement and encourage critical thinking and discussion.

  • Provide concrete, constructive, respectful and actionable feedback to students.

  • Maintain competencies in the subject area and currency in instructional methodologies through professional associations and professional development.

  • Maintain an active research practice.

  • Participate in curriculum development and implementation.

  • In consultation with the Studio Art program, create and maintain a pedagogical vision for all art history courses within the program.

  • Provide administrative and pedagogical leadership for the art history and theory courses.

  • Serve on university-wide, faculty and departmental committees as needed.

  • Guide Cultural Histories or Art History for a future Minor.

  • Recommend and schedule sessional art history faculty.

  • Foster interdisciplinary approaches and establish ties with other programs including but not limited to: Arts and Cultural Management, Design Studies, Theater, Music.

Required qualifications:

  • Minimum of a PhD (ABD will be considered) in art history or in a related field.

  • An understanding of art history’s global connectedness which critically approaches the Eurocentric canon and decentres whiteness.

  • Holds diverse institutional, regional, national, international, experience and background.

  • Record of a strong research agenda which includes one or a combination of the following: publishing or other disciplinary modes of knowledge mobilization; institutional, cross-institutional, and/or community collaborations; curatorial work.

  • Excellent organizational and leadership skills.

  • The ability to teach a variety of art history subjects at multiple levels in the curriculum, from introductory courses to senior studios and/or seminars.

  • Demonstrated commitment and initiative towards principles of equity, diversity, inclusion and accessibility.

Applicants should submit the following:

  • cover letter (with competition number stated)

  • curriculum vitae

  • recent teaching evaluations

  • a statement of teaching philosophy and approaches (including sample course outlines and projects)

  • a statement of research interests and experience (including examples of your work, communications and publications)

  • sample of scholarly work

  • names and contact information for three references

  • diversity statement

Review of applications will commence March 7, 2022, and the competition will remain open until the successful candidate has been found. Likely start date for this position is July 1, 2022.

Questions about this position may be addressed to Robert Andruchow, Chair, Department of Art and Design: andruchowr@macewan.ca

How to Apply

To apply, go to https://www.macewan.ca/careers and select the job posting. If you require assistance, please contact us at careers@macewan.ca.

All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority.

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<![CDATA[Assistant Professor (Media Production), Communication - Faculty of Fine Arts and Communications (FFAC)]]> Academic Posting About Us

MacEwan University is where caring faculty help people connect their passions to their future paths. Located in the heart of Edmonton's diverse and dynamic downtown community, and on the traditional lands of Treaty 6 First Nations and homelands of the Métis people, MacEwan is known for exceptional undergraduate learning. With its dedication to teaching excellence, informed by scholarly research, innovation, and creative activity, MacEwan provides an exceptional collaborative and supportive learning environment with a commitment to human rights, environmental sustainability, and opportunities for community engagement. We are committed to creating an equitable, diverse, inclusive, and welcoming community for all peoples, cultures, and identities.

Our comprehensive undergraduate university offers 59 programs to more than 18,000 full- and part-time students in business, communications, community and human services, design, fine and performing arts, health, humanities, natural science, nursing, public safety, and social science. Through a wide array of experiential learning opportunities, and strategic relationships in the community, we partner with others to produce graduates of stature. Along with a robust grounding in their chosen disciplines, MacEwan students are given durable life skills that prepare them to take on the world.

The Faculty of Fine Arts and Communications recently moved to Allard Hall, a world-class, $200 million facility located in downtown Edmonton. The Communications Department also recently opened a state-of-the-art TV production studio designed specifically for the faculty and students in Communications and Journalism.

Opportunity

The Department of Communication in the Faculty of Fine Arts and Communications invites applications for a full-time tenure-track position at the rank of Assistant Professor, commencing July 1, 2022.

We are interested in hiring a colleague with teaching and research interests in digital audio and video (television/film) production and broadcast journalism. Candidates should have knowledge of television studio and control room technology, familiarity with news media production best practices, and a deep understanding of the evolving nature of the media industry.

Required:

  • Master’s degree in media broadcasting, media production, multimedia journalism, digital film production (or a related field)

  • Professional digital media production experience

  • Ability to teach using industry-standard audio production equipment and post-production software (e.g., Adobe Audition)

  • Ability to teach using industry-standard video production equipment and post-production editing software (e.g., Adobe Premiere Pro)

  • Demonstrated commitment to equity, diversity, and inclusion

  • Ability to work effectively with colleagues in a collaborative setting

Preferred:

  • Professional broadcast journalism experience

  • Experience teaching media production in a post-secondary setting

  • Experience with professional lighting, sound, and composition (media aesthetics)

  • Experience related to documentary, podcast, live stream, animation, VR, motion capture, or other forms of production

  • Experience with electronic newsgathering

  • Experience with course or curriculum development

Aside from teaching multiple courses, the successful candidate is also expected to make an ongoing contribution to creative output, including producing their work, and to provide leadership in the development of a future media production major within the Bachelor of Communication Studies (BCS) degree credential.

Applicants must submit a cover letter and curriculum vitae (CV) plus a portfolio showcasing current media production-related work (provide the link in the CV). The submission should also include a list of teaching experience (if applicable) and a statement articulating an agenda for research or creative output. Three letters of reference, quoting the competition number and candidate name, should be sent directly from referees to careers@macewan.ca.

Questions about this position may be addressed to Dr. Rey Rosales, Department Chair – Communication rosalesr2@macewan.ca.

How to Apply

To apply, go to https://www.macewan.ca/careers and select the job posting. If you require assistance, please contact us at careers@macewan.ca.

All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority.

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<![CDATA[Assistant Professor - Department of Nursing Foundations]]> Academic Posting About Us

MacEwan University is where caring faculty help people connect their passions to their future paths. Located in the heart of Edmonton's diverse and dynamic downtown community, and on the traditional lands of Treaty 6 First Nations and homelands of the Métis people, MacEwan is known for exceptional undergraduate learning. With its dedication to teaching excellence, informed by scholarly research, innovation, and creative activity, MacEwan provides an exceptional collaborative and supportive learning environment with a commitment to human rights, environmental sustainability, and opportunities for community engagement. We are committed to creating an equitable, diverse, inclusive, and welcoming community for all peoples, cultures, and identities.

Our comprehensive undergraduate university offers 59 programs to more than 15,000 full- and part-time students in business, communications, community and human services, design, fine and performing arts, health, humanities, natural science, nursing, public safety, and social science. Through a wide array of experiential learning opportunities, and strategic relationships in the community, we partner with others to produce graduates of stature. Along with a robust grounding in their chosen disciplines, MacEwan students are given durable life skills that prepare them to take on the world.

Opportunity

MacEwan University has a long-standing history of providing quality nursing education that prepares graduates to lead and succeed in nursing practice, and beyond. The Faculty of Nursing is organized into 5 departments. Courses delivered within each of these departments are affiliated with the Bachelor of Science in Nursing, the Bachelor of Psychiatric Nursing, the Diploma in Psychiatric Nursing and other continuing education credentials and learning experiences. This position is being sought for the Department of Nursing Foundations with a specific focus on teaching courses for our psychiatric nursing programs. Faculty members in the Department of Nursing Foundations are experts in their discipline-specific fields and roles, incorporating core knowledge about the scope of practice and standards of nursing.

The Department of Nursing Foundations in the Faculty of Nursing invites applications for a full-time tenure-track appointment at the rank of Assistant Professor, commencing July 1, 2022, subject to final budgetary approval. This position requires licensure with the College and Association of Registered Psychiatric Nurses of Alberta (CRPNA). This position may include teaching in Ponoka, Edmonton and online. Travel may be required and candidates will need to meet the requisite skills and abilities of the nursing profession; teaching across classroom, lab and clinical settings. Teaching in clinical settings may also entail additional certifications and requirements.

You will hold a graduate degree in nursing or a related field, doctoral preparation preferred, with psychiatric nursing education and experience. You will have expertise in psychiatric nursing, current experience in mental health settings, and a prior record of undergraduate teaching in nursing. A developed, or developing, program of related research or scholarly activity, is preferred. You are passionate about building future nursing leaders and have curriculum development experience in health related education. You are a collaborative team member and demonstrate a strong commitment to service within your role.

You should submit a cover letter and curriculum vitae, at minimum. Those shortlisted will be asked to submit the following, as applicable: teaching dossier (including recent teaching evaluations), statement of research interests, sample of scholarly work, academic transcripts, as well as names and contact information of three current potential references. Only those short-listed will be contacted with more details about the interview process.

Questions about this opportunity may be addressed to Mona Haimour, Chair, Department of Nursing Foundations, at haimourm@macewan.ca

How to Apply

To apply, go to https://www.macewan.ca/careers and select the job posting. If you require assistance, please contact us at careers@macewan.ca.

All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority.

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<![CDATA[Assistant Professor, Correctional Services Program - Department of Public Safety & Justice Studies - Faculty of Health & Community Studies]]> Academic Posting About Us

MacEwan University is where caring faculty help people connect their passions to their future paths. Located in the heart of Edmonton's diverse and dynamic downtown community, and on the traditional lands of Treaty 6 First Nations and homelands of the Métis people, MacEwan is known for exceptional undergraduate learning. With its dedication to teaching excellence, informed by scholarly research, innovation, and creative activity, MacEwan provides an exceptional collaborative and supportive learning environment with a commitment to human rights, environmental sustainability, and opportunities for community engagement. We are committed to creating an equitable, diverse, inclusive, and welcoming community for all peoples, cultures, and identities.

Our comprehensive undergraduate university offers 59 programs to more than 15,000 full- and part-time students in business, communications, community and human services, design, fine and performing arts, health, humanities, natural science, nursing, public safety, and social science. Through a wide array of experiential learning opportunities, and strategic relationships in the community, we partner with others to produce graduates of stature. Along with a robust grounding in their chosen disciplines, MacEwan students are given durable life skills that prepare them to take on the world.

Opportunity

The Department of Public Safety and Justice Studies in the Faculty of Health and Community Studies invites applications for a full-time tenure-track appointment at the rank of Assistant Professor, commencing July 1, 2022, subject to final budgetary approval.

The Department of Public Safety & Justice Studies encompasses three programs: Police and Investigations diploma, Correctional Services diploma, and Emergency Communications & Response certificate. These programs focus on equipping students with the knowledge and skills required to build safe, secure and just communities. Faculty members with strong connections to professional practice prepare students to protect and serve our communities.

In this position, your focus will be on teaching, primarily within the Correctional Services program. You will have evidence of effective teaching, a proven track record in course and program curriculum development and renewal, the ability to support students in achieving success, and an ability to provide leadership in implementing initiatives. You will have an in-depth background in criminal justice and professional experience in the areas of criminal law, addictions, restorative justice, interviewing, case management, correctional operations (institutional and community-based), and/or correctional programming/interventions. You may also be expected to facilitate and supervise students in field placements across a variety of agencies.

You will hold a Ph.D. in a relevant area of expertise; however, consideration will be given to candidates with a minimum of a Master’s degree. You will also possess a minimum of 10 years professional experience in the field of criminal justice, correctional operations, public safety or a related field. You will demonstrate a primary commitment to undergraduate teaching with a strong understanding of adult education principles and curriculum development. You will demonstrate excellent interpersonal skills, communication and organizational skills, and the ability to work collaboratively with others.

You should submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae, teaching dossier (including recent teaching evaluations), statement of research interests, sample of scholarly work, and academic transcripts. Three letters of reference, quoting the competition number and candidate name, should be sent directly from referees to careers@macewan.ca.

Questions about this opportunity may be addressed to Tim Williams, Chair, Department of Public Safety & Justice Studies at williamst22@macewan.ca.

How to Apply

To apply, go to https://www.macewan.ca/careers and select the job posting. If you require assistance, please contact us at careers@macewan.ca.

All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority.

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<![CDATA[Assistant Professor, Communication - Faculty of Fine Arts and Communications (FFAC)]]> Academic Posting About Us

MacEwan University is where caring faculty help people connect their passions to their future paths. Located in the heart of Edmonton's diverse and dynamic downtown community, and on the traditional lands of Treaty 6 First Nations and homelands of the Métis people, MacEwan is known for exceptional undergraduate learning. With its dedication to teaching excellence, informed by scholarly research, innovation, and creative activity, MacEwan provides an exceptional collaborative and supportive learning environment with a commitment to human rights, environmental sustainability, and opportunities for community engagement. We are committed to creating an equitable, diverse, inclusive, and welcoming community for all peoples, cultures, and identities.

Our comprehensive undergraduate university offers 59 programs to more than 15,000 full- and part-time students in business, communications, community and human services, design, fine and performing arts, health, humanities, natural science, nursing, public safety, and social science. Through a wide array of experiential learning opportunities, and strategic relationships in the community, we partner with others to produce graduates of stature. Along with a robust grounding in their chosen disciplines, MacEwan students are given durable life skills that prepare them to take on the world.

Opportunity

Located in Edmonton, Alberta, MacEwan University provides a transformative education in a creative, collaborative, and supportive learning environment. Two years ago, FFAC moved to the new, world-class, $200 million Allard Hall as part of MacEwan University’s main campus in downtown Edmonton. The program recently opened a state-of-the-art TV production studio including two newsrooms designed for use by communication faculty and students. This is in addition to wired classrooms, study rooms, labs, and other learning spaces available for students in the program.

MacEwan University’s Department of Communication invites applications for a full-time tenure track position at the rank of Assistant Professor, commencing July 1, 2022. This new faculty position will play an important role in teaching core courses primarily in the Professional Communication major of the Bachelor of Communication Studies (BCS) degree.

Preference will be given to candidates who can teach the following courses: strategic communication, advanced strategic communication, professional communication, intercultural communication, organizational communication theory, and communication theory.

Candidates will hold a PhD in Communication Studies (ABDs accepted) or a cognate discipline and will demonstrate experience in and a commitment to undergraduate teaching with an ongoing interest in research in the discipline. In addition to professional experience, teaching experience in a post-secondary environment and strong interpersonal and communication skills, the successful candidate will have a commitment to innovative teaching as well as providing leadership in some new and existing programming.

Applicants should submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae, teaching dossier (including recent teaching evaluations), statement of research interests and a sample of scholarly work along with the names and contact information of three referees. Review of applications will commence January 2022 and the competition will remain open until the successful candidate has been found.

Questions about this position may be addressed to Dr. Rey Rosales, Chair – Communication rosalesr2@macewan.ca.

How to Apply

To apply, go to https://www.macewan.ca/careers and select the job posting. If you require assistance, please contact us at careers@macewan.ca.

All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority.

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<![CDATA[Associate Vice President, Financial Services - Finance]]> Management Posting About Us

MacEwan University is where caring faculty help people connect their passions to their future paths. Located in the heart of Edmonton's diverse and dynamic downtown community, and on the traditional lands of Treaty 6 First Nations and homelands of the Métis people, MacEwan is known for exceptional undergraduate learning. With its dedication to teaching excellence, informed by scholarly research, innovation, and creative activity, MacEwan provides an exceptional collaborative and supportive learning environment with a commitment to human rights, environmental sustainability, and opportunities for community engagement. We are committed to creating an equitable, diverse, inclusive, and welcoming community for all peoples, cultures, and identities.

Our comprehensive undergraduate university offers 59 programs to more than 18,000 full- and part-time students in business, communications, community and human services, design, fine and performing arts, health, humanities, natural science, nursing, public safety, and social science. Through a wide array of experiential learning opportunities, and strategic relationships in the community, we partner with others to produce graduates of stature. Along with a robust grounding in their chosen disciplines, MacEwan students are given durable life skills that prepare them to take on the world.

Opportunity

Reporting to the Vice President, Finance and Administration & CFO (VP), the Associate Vice President (AVP), Financial Services, is responsible for managing the University’s core business processes, including operating and capital budgets, treasury and investment management, controllership, procurement, and financial operations. As AVP, you will work closely and collaboratively with leadership in preparation of the University operating and capital budgets, and with all faculties and divisions to provide sound financial operational support, ensuring consistency across the University. Leading a team of finance professionals, you are an inspirational leader who creates an environment that fosters continuous improvement and innovation.

The AVP is responsible for building the culture and providing leadership to reporting departments that provide financial reporting, resource planning, and procurement services. This position acts as the second most senior financial role within the University, working closely with the VP to provide sound financial advice and guidance to the University and the Executive Leadership team, as well as safeguarding its physical and financial assets.

Click here to read further details about this career opportunity.

Optimum Talent has been retained to assist MacEwan University with this executive search.

Please apply directly to Optimum Talent by sending your resume in Word or PDF format to: pies_edmonton@optimumtalent.com.

Copy and paste the following job title and code and place it in the subject line of your email so we can identify the job and confirm receipt of your application: AENT-144565 Associate Vice President, Financial Services – MacEwan University - AB - Edmonton and Area (OTIAPPLY).

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<![CDATA[Director of Development - Alumni & Development]]> Management Posting About Us

MacEwan University is where caring faculty help people connect their passions to their future paths. Located in the heart of Edmonton's diverse and dynamic downtown community, and on the traditional lands of Treaty 6 First Nations and homelands of the Métis people, MacEwan is known for exceptional undergraduate learning. With its dedication to teaching excellence, informed by scholarly research, innovation, and creative activity, MacEwan provides an exceptional collaborative and supportive learning environment with a commitment to human rights, environmental sustainability, and opportunities for community engagement. We are committed to creating an equitable, diverse, inclusive, and welcoming community for all peoples, cultures, and identities.

Our comprehensive undergraduate university offers 59 programs to more than 18,000 full- and part-time students in business, communications, community and human services, design, fine and performing arts, health, humanities, natural science, nursing, public safety, and social science. Through a wide array of experiential learning opportunities, and strategic relationships in the community, we partner with others to produce graduates of stature. Along with a robust grounding in their chosen disciplines, MacEwan students are given durable life skills that prepare them to take on the world.

Opportunity

MacEwan University is currently recruiting for a Director of Development of our Alumni & Development Department. Reporting to the AVP of Alumni & Development, the Director of Development will lead a team of Senior Development Officers. This position exists to increase major gift fundraising at MacEwan, to achieve 50th anniversary fundraising goals, and to grow the planned giving program. This includes the development of prospect pipelines, cultivation strategies, proposal plans, solicitation strategies.

The Director of Development position holds SDO's accountable for achieving productivity standards, in addition to managing a personal pipeline of 100+ major gift prospects/donors. The position works closely with senior volunteers, internal and external stakeholders to achieve goals within multiple fundraising campaigns.

Skills

The successful applicant will possess:

  • Deep understanding and demonstrated success of fundraising achievement and portfolio management

  • Excellent interpersonal skills, with the proven ability to establish and maintain positive relationships with a wide range of individuals, including the ability to lead, motivate and a team of professionals

  • Ability to make decisions and recommendations on fundraising priority development, investment proposals and strategy development is critical

  • Outstanding written and oral communication skills, with demonstrated success in proposal development and in conducting face to face meetings in support of major solicitations

  • Ability to remain composed and focused under pressure, and to be viewed as a source of confidence in high-stress situations

  • Pursues everything with passion, dedication, and the need to succeed and persists in the face of challenges and setbacks

  • Empathetic, business-savvy and a results-driven, with a keen ability to spot future trends and utilize data to develop strong, compelling strategies

  • Strong time management, project management, financial planning, and budgetary skills

  • Required to adopt and apply the Association of Fundraising Professional code of ethics in daily practices

Qualifications

  • A Bachelor’s Degree is required, preferably in business, marketing, communications, or public relations

  • CFRE designation is preferred

  • Extensive experience in major gift ($25,000+) and transformational ($1,000,000+) level fundraising in a complex organization

  • Minimum of five years progressively responsible senior-level leadership experience, with the proven ability to motivate a team and drive results

  • Post-secondary fundraising experience is strongly preferred

  • Experience with Raisers Edge database is an asset.

Benefits

When you become part of the MacEwan team, you will enjoy a competitive salary. Our total compensation package includes:

  • Competitive base pay

  • Generous vacation time

  • Secure pension plan

  • Excellent benefits package

  • Continuous learning culture

  • Opportunities for career growth

How to Apply

To apply, go to https://www.macewan.ca/careers and select the job posting. If you require assistance, please contact us at careers@macewan.ca.

All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority.

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