Professor, Mathematics and Statistics

Job ID:

2019-038

Open Date:

03/13/2019

Close Date:

03/24/2019

Position Summary

If you are an educational leader looking for an opportunity to be part of a transformative experience and contribute as we shape the future of our students and communities, here is your opportunity to join our team.
 
Humber College Institute of Technology and Advanced Learning, one of Canada’s leading postsecondary institutions, offers a combination of theoretical learning and hands on experience and meets its vision of transforming postsecondary education through global and polytechnic leadership.
 
Humber’s Centres of Innovation and Entrepreneurship will integrate applied research into program curricula and provide students with access to interdisciplinary and industry projects. We are seeking faculty who will provide students with an exceptional learning experience as we immerse our students in experiential learning and programs that empower them to think critically, make bold choices and become leaders of change.
 
Humber offers a variety of credentials including: bachelor’s degree, diplomas, certificates, post-graduate certificates and apprentice programs. Faculty and students excel in business, applied technology, media studies, liberal arts and sciences, social community services, health sciences, hospitality, recreation and lifestyle promotion and creative and performing arts. Learn more about Humber College at www.humber.ca.
 
The successful candidate will be qualified to teach technical and business mathematics, statistics and quantitative methods to students in diplomas, degrees and post-graduate certificates in a variety of applied areas of study. The incumbent will teach, develop curriculum, design/revise specific courses, create an effective and innovative learning environment for his/her students, assess student progress and achievement; consulting colleagues, working and collaborating with related associations, participate in committees, departmental initiatives, and classroom relevant research. Teaching will be assigned at both the North and Lakeshore campuses and may include teaching at the Orangeville campus.
 
The incumbent will also support student advising, student recruitment, graduate placement, assist with the promotion and marketing of programs and develop and maintain strong industry ties.

Qualifications

The successful candidate will have a completed PhD in statistics or related fields of study, along with a minimum of 5 years of experience teaching at the post-secondary level. The candidate should also be conversant with current educational technologies, including in-class presentation media, online teaching using BlackBoard and other relevant classroom technologies. Industry acumen and experience is also required.
 
In addition, the successful candidate will have engaging and effective teaching skills, adaptable to different instructional settings and student needs, learning assessment skills, demonstrated ability to coach and support students, demonstrated experience managing classroom dynamics, strong knowledge and application of current pedagogical principles, a student focused approach and a demonstrated commitment to fostering innovation and positive change. The successful candidate will have a demonstrated commitment to and knowledge of principles of equity and inclusion, be a collaborative team player and be committed to a positive team culture. The successful candidate will possess well developed interpersonal communication and problem solving skills and have demonstrated ability to contribute positively to curriculum development and delivery.

Reports To:

Associate Dean

Job Type:

Full Time

Job Classification:

Academic

Notes:

All candidates are asked to submit a cover letter, resume, and a statement of their teaching philosophy to HR Services by applying online at: www.humber.ca/careers. Candidates invited for an interview will be asked to submit a teaching portfolio that includes examples of lesson plans; sample quizzes, tests and other assessment tools including a rubric for grading each one; other relevant information the candidate selects to demonstrate expertise in student centered education.

Division/Department:

Faculty of LAS and Innovative Learning

Campus/Site:

Humber Lakeshore Campus, Humber North Campus

Compensation:

Academic start salaries are determined by qualifications and years of related experience as detailed in the current Collective Agreement for Academic Employees.
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