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Federated University and Affiliated Colleges Postings

We invite applications/resumes for external career opportunities from all interested applicants. Citizens and Permanent Residents of Canada will be given priority.

Conrad Grebel University College

Academic Administrative Assistant

Coordinator of the Anabaptist Learning Workshop

Renison University College

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 St. Jerome’s University

Assistant Professor - Department of Sociology & Legal Studies

St. Paul's University College

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CURRENT POSITIONS

Conrad Grebel University College

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Renison University College

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St. Jerome's University

Assistant Professor - Department of Sociology & Legal Studies

The Department of Sociology and Legal Studies at St. Jerome’s University invites applications for a tenure-track appointment in Legal Studies at the rank of Assistant Professor, commencing July 1, 2016. The successful candidate will have a PhD in Legal Studies or a discipline or field in the humanities or social sciences. Candidates with a law degree are welcome to apply. We are especially interested in applications from candidates with expertise in Legal Studies and who conduct research in and can teach any of the following subjects: family and law, mental health and law, women and law, and religion and law. Proficiency in interdisciplinary research is desired. A history of innovation in the area of teaching and learning is also desired.

The successful applicant should be able to teach courses in the applicant's area of specialization, our first-year introduction to Legal Studies course, our second-year introduction to Criminal Law course, and both of our fourth-year seminar courses: Perspectives on Legal Authority and Subjectivity; and Law, Culture, and Rights. Faculty members must demonstrate teaching and research excellence, have a strong sense of collegiality, demonstrate a commitment to service, and contribute a strong research agenda. As of May 1, 2015, the base salary for an Assistant Professor is $75,930.

St. Jerome’s University, situated in the heart of the University of Waterloo campus, is a public Roman Catholic university federated with the University of Waterloo since 1960. The University is committed to advancing the Catholic intellectual tradition and welcomes faculty and students from all faiths and backgrounds. Legal Studies is an interdisciplinary and multi-disciplinary program that offers Honours, Joint Honours, and Four-Year General undergraduate degrees. The Legal Studies program draws from Sociology, Psychology, Political Science, History, Philosophy, Environmental Studies, Peace and Conflict Studies, Accounting, and other disciplines. Given the interdisciplinary nature of the program, the successful candidate will work with colleagues from the Department of Sociology and Legal Studies at the University of Waterloo and with colleagues across disciplines at St. Jerome's University, an institution committed to its mission “to educate the whole person.”

Candidates should send a letter detailing their interest in and suitability for the position, a curriculum vitae, a teaching portfolio/dossier with a statement of teaching philosophy, an outline of a research agenda, two sample publications, and arrange for three confidential letters of recommendation to be forwarded. Please send applications, preferably by email, to Dr. Kieran Bonner, Chair, Department of Sociology and Legal Studies, St. Jerome’s University, 290 Westmount Rd. N., Waterloo, ON Canada N2L 3G3; legalstudies@sju.ca. All applications must be submitted by October 15, 2015.

St. Jerome’s University is committed to the principles of employment equity and in accordance with Canadian immigration requirements this advertisement is directed in the first instance to Canadian citizens and permanent residents of Canada. Candidates requiring accommodation should contact the Human Resources Manager. For further information on St. Jerome’s University visit www.sju.ca.



St. Paul’s University College

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Conrad Grebel University College

Academic Administrative Assistant

Conrad Grebel University College is accepting applications for the contract position of Academic Administrative Assistant: Dean’s Office and Theological Studies.

The Academic Administrative Assistant at Conrad Grebel University College (Grebel) is responsible for managing the administrative processes of the Dean’s and Theological Studies offices. Responsibilities will include scheduling meetings, recording minutes, monitoring projects, drafting correspondence, analyzing academic data and statistics, coordinating special activities and events, and especially coordinating workflow

This position requires a good understanding of the practices and procedures of Grebel and the University of Waterloo. Preference will be given to candidates who have a Bachelor’s degree, training in theological studies and experience in administrative positions. Success in this role will require excellent interpersonal skills, a strong sense of initiative, a keen sense of organization and superior attention to detail. Strong competence in computer-based applications such as task management software, website maintenance, database management and on-line learning environments is essential.

This 24.5 hours/week position will initially be offered as a one-year contract position with the possibility for renewal. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled but will be reviewed starting August 10, 2015. Applications should be directed to:

E. Paul Penner
Director of Operations
Conrad Grebel University College
140 Westmount Road North
Waterloo ON  N2L 3G6
E-mail: eppenner@uwaterloo.ca

Coordinator of the Anabaptist Learning Workshop

Conrad Grebel University College is accepting applications for the contract position of Coordinator of the Anabaptist Learning Workshop

Providing leadership to this new joint venture with Mennonite Church Eastern Canada (MCEC), the Coordinator of the Anabaptist Learning Workshop (ALW) oversees the development, maintenance, and evaluation of the ALW program as a whole, and is expected to contribute toward the overall management of the program.

Responsibilities include:

  • Identifying, recruiting and training course instructors in the pedagogical approaches of the program
  • Traveling extensively within MCEC and consulting with instructors, students, and congregations to develop customized workshops
  • Identifying potential students and introducing them to the program;
  • Promoting and evaluating learning itineraries and other mechanisms that contribute to student retention, development, and advancement;
  • Devising tools for evaluating individual courses, compiling and analyzing data generated by these tools, and interpreting this data within the program community;
  • Speaking and writing on behalf of the program, including but not limited to church speaking engagements, academic or popular writing assignments, blogging, conference presentations, and media interviews;
  • Overseeing the design, preparation, and distribution of display and marketing materials

Applicants should consider the following desirable qualities:

  • Undergraduate and/or graduate degree in Theological Studies, Educational Pedagogy, or Intercultural Studies. Equivalency of experience and academic training may be considered;
  • Familiarity with the historical, ecclesial, and practical experiences of the Anabaptist-Mennonite tradition;
  • Experience in Adult Education in varied settings including church-based settings and experience with participatory learning and/or popular education;
  • Experience with intercultural communication and/or interfaith dialogue;
  •  Excellent organizational skills and the ability to track multiple projects simultaneously;
  • Ability to work collaboratively with others in a team relationship and a proven track record of community development work;
  • Experience with marketing and advertising;
  • Support for the identity, mission and core values of Mennonite Church Eastern Canada and Conrad Grebel University College

This 21 hours/week position will initially be offered as a two-year contract position with the possibility for renewal. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled but will be reviewed starting August 10, 2015. Applications should be directed to:

E. Paul Penner
​Director of Operations
Conrad Grebel University College
140 Westmount Road North
Waterloo ON  N2L 3G6
E-mail: eppenner@uwaterloo.ca

 

 


The university respects, appreciates and encourages diversity. Applications from all qualified individuals are encouraged.

On Campus Partners

Hands grasped in unisonLocated to the west of the main Waterloo campus, Conrad Grebel University College, St. Paul's United College, Renison College and St. Jerome's University are affiliated institutions that are academically integrated with the university (That is, students of the affiliated colleges and federated university are students of the University of Waterloo). As well, These institutions have cross-intuitional faculty appointments and employees.