The Department of Education at Concordia University in Montreal, Quebec, invites applications for one tenure-track position in Educational Technology: Digital and Social Media in Education and Training. Applicants must be able to teach courses and undertake funded research in the broad areas of e-learning and learning/media theory as applied to the field. Applicants must have special training and publications in several of the following areas: theory and applications of educational computing; digital and social media (e.g., instructional simulations, games), media design and development; human performance technology; and social science research methods. Our program is grounded in a systems perspective in educational/training contexts. Applicants should have a PhD, industry/school experience and working knowledge of French are assets.
Applications must consist of a cover letter, a current curriculum vitae, copies of recent publications, a statement of teaching philosophy/interests, a statement of research achievements, and evidence of teaching effectiveness. Candidates must also arrange to have three letters of reference sent directly to the departmental contact.
Dr. Richard Schmid, Chair, Department of Education
1455 de Maisonneuve Blvd. W.
Montreal, QC, H3G 1M8.
Subject to budgetary approval, we anticipate filling this position, normally at the rank of Assistant Professor, for August 1, 2014. Appointments at a more senior level may also be considered. Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. All applications should reach departments no later than November 1, 2013.
All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadian citizens and permanent residents of Canada will be given priority. Concordia University is committed to employment equity.