EC281C, Writing and Presentations in Economics
Wilfrid Laurier University
Waterloo, ON, Canada
13d ago

Faculty / Academic Area :

Lazaridis School of Business & Economics

Department : Economics

Term :

Fall term 2018 (Sept. 1 - Dec. 31)

Days / Times : M.W. 2 : 30-3 : 50 pm

Campus : Waterloo

Hours per week / Hours Total : 3 / 36

Anticipated Class Size :

Additional Course Requirements :

Position Summary :

The course focuses on techniques and strategies for clear and effective written and oral communication of economic ideas.

Topics may include technical writing techniques and style, expositional writing, literature searching and retrieval, and short oral presentations.

Students gain practical experience through exercises which provide opportunities for instructor and peer assessment

Qualifications - Required : Master's Degree

Qualifications - Discipline :

English, Linguistics, Rhetoric or related

Qualifications - Other :

Teaching experience at the University level, PhD preferred.

Salary : $8,100

Application Deadline : June 15, 2018

Submit with Application : Required for All Applicants

  • CV (required)
  • Required for External Applicants

  • Names and Contact Information for Referees
  • Course Evaluation Scores and other evidence of good teaching
  • Teaching Dossier
  • Sample Course Outline (2-pages maximum)
  • Applicants must submit proof of academic credentials for highest degree with application. Applications not containing verification of highest degree, unless already on file with the university, will not be considered

    To Apply :

    Address Applications to : This appointment is in accordance with the Part-time Contract Academic Staff Collective Agreement, for which the Wilfrid Laurier Faculty Association (WLUFA) is the exclusive bargaining agent.

    Please send electronic applications to the attention of Dr. Steffen Ziss, Chair, Department of Economics, economics wlu.ca.

    Posted on : May 28, 2018

    Posting Ends : June 15, 2018

    Please Note :

    For Supplementary Remuneration for large classes or multi-section courses, see Article 28.3Pursuant to Article 13.5 of the Collective Agreement for Part-

    time Contract Academic Staff (CAS) and Part-time Librarians, all applicants shall apply electronically. Applications must be received by 23 : 59 local time of the date on the posting.

    Wilfrid Laurier University is committed to equity and values diversity. We welcome applications from qualified women and men, including persons of all genders and sexual orientations, persons with disabilities, Indigenous persons, and persons of a visible minority.

    All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority. Members of the designated groups must self-

    identify to the appropriate Dean(s) to be considered for employment equity.In accordance with the requirements of Citizenship and Immigration Canada, the successful applicants will be required to prove they are legally able to work in Canada.

    To obtain a copy of this job posting in accessible format, please contact jdilella wlu.ca.All course offerings will be contingent on adequate student registration and subject to budgetary funding.

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