Institution: Brandon University
Deadline: January 31, 2022
Posted: January 4, 2022
Applications are invited for a part-time term appointment as an Academic Skills Specialist in the Academic Skills Centre (Mathematics) of Student Services.
The Academic Skills Centre offers one-to-one and small group instruction designed to help students understand and use mathematics. The duties of the Academic Skills Specialist will include assessing the needs of students and groups of students, developing, implementing and executing programs and services to meet these needs, and training and supervising Group and Peer Tutors. The Academic Skills Specialist will participate in the general initiatives of Student Services and collaborate with faculty in the development of targeted workshops.
Rank: Professional Associate will be commensurate with qualifications and experience.
Applicants must hold a minimum of Master’s degree in mathematics or statistics and demonstrate experience and expertise in assisting students to master concepts of statistics, algebra and calculus and their application across disciplines. Relevant training experience will be considered an asset.
Salary: Salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience.
Application deadline: January 31, 2022
Start date: Upon availability of candidate
Applicants should submit a curriculum vitae, transcripts, and the names and addresses of three references to:
Katie Gross, Dean of Students
NOTE: The successful candidate will be expected to be available to work on campus, and will be required to provide proof of vaccination in accordance with Brandon University’s COVID-19 Vaccination Policy.