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Sessional - Faculty - (02050.812)

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Application Restrictions
Open to both Internal and external
Job Type
Sessional Faculty
Posting In effect from
Closing Application Date
Applications will be reviewed commencing the closing application date and may continue until the position is filled.
Instructional Type
Academic/Career(max 24 credits)
Anticipated Start Date
Position End Date (If Applicable)
The School of Business and Economics invites applications for a contract position to teach at our partner institution, Shanghai Institute of Technology (BBA program) in Shanghai, China.

Faculty members are responsible for providing quality instruction to students, ensuring student satisfaction through classroom or laboratory settings according to the program objectives. Each Faculty member is expected to develop lesson plans and teach material from approved curriculum; motivate students to participate in all aspects of the educational process; evaluate progress of all registered students; communicate with and prepare a written report of activities and feedback for SoBE.

Courses to be taught in a 4-week compressed format.

The following courses will be offered at SIT (one section each):

ACCT 2250 - Management Accounting
ECON 3040 - Managerial Economics
MKTG 3480 - Marketing Research
MKTG 4490 - Business-to-Business Marketing

Each section is approximately 75 students.

Compensation is covered by Collective Agreement LOU #27 (internal candidates) or Professional Services Agreement (external candidates).

Remuneration for provision of instruction = $6,000.00/section of each course. It is possible that one qualified faculty could be assigned two courses ($12,000).

Up to a maximum $3,750.00 for approved travel and per diem expenses.

Furnished economy accommodation and food stipend. 
Master's degree in relevant discipline required; PhD preferred.
Evidence of successful teaching experience; international teaching experience an asset.
Required language skills in English; strong verbal, written and communication skills.
Please Note: If you are selected for interview, please ensure that you bring a copy of your transcripts to the interview
Pay Band
According to TRUFA Salary Schedule
Shanghai, CN (Primary)
# of Hires Needed
Organizational Unit
Thompson Rivers University -> School of Business and Economics -> Dean, School of Business
Equal Employment Opportunity Statement
All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority. As part of its commitment to Employment Equity, TRU encourages applications from qualified members of the four designated groups: women, aboriginal peoples, persons with disabilities, and visible minorities. Applicants are invited to identify themselves if they belong to any of the four designated groups.
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