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Douglas College

Regular Probationary Faculty - Computing Science

Position Details

Position Title Regular Probationary Faculty - Computing Science Posting Number 00228F Location New Westminster/Coquitlam Campus Grade or Pay Level In accordance with the current Collective Agreement Salary Range In accordance with the current Collective Agreement Position Type Faculty - Probationary Regular Posting Type Internal/External Regular/Temporary Regular Employment Type Part Time Posting Category Faculty Start Date 08/16/2020 End Date Diversity Statement
Douglas College is committed to being a workplace that is free of discrimination, that values diversity and is representative, at all job levels, of the communities we serve.
Work Arrangements
The Faculty of Science & Technology is seeking a probationary regular faculty instructor to teach Computing Science in the 2020/21 academic year.

This position is currently established as part-time, from 50% to 87.5% depending on if the successful candidate is willing to teach over three semesters, including Summer 2021. This may increase to full-time if course sections are added due to demand.

Workload is assigned each year based on available sections.

The successful candidate must be able to teach at either one of the two Douglas College Campuses - New Westminster or Coquitlam. Some work on Saturdays may be required.
What Douglas Offers
DO what you love. Be good at it. That's how Douglas College defines a great career. It's a philosophy that resonates through our classrooms, our offices and our boardrooms. It inspires our students and drives us to make Douglas College one of BC's Top Employers. We love what we do. And we're looking for passionate, motivated people to join us in making one of Canada's best colleges even better.
The Role
The Faculty of Science & Technology currently offers a one-year Certificate in Computing Science, a two-year Computing Science Diploma (with a Game Development stream), as well as first-year courses for students transferring to university degree programs. Development of second-year courses is underway. Computing Science is an area of growth within the Faculty. We are seeking an excellent Computing Science instructor who brings experience and initiative, and is interested in working with a team to develop new courses and programs.


As a faculty member you will instruct students, facilitate learning and evaluate student progress in College courses. You will plan, organise and manage learning activities and resources, provide academic advice to learners and maintain quality learner-centred instruction.

The successful candidate will be expected to attend meetings, participate in faculty and college-wide committees and engage in ongoing professional development. As noted above, the successful candidate will be directly involved in course and program development.
To Be Successful in this Role You Will Need
Applicants must have a minimum of a Master's degree in one of Computer Science, Computer Engineering, or an appropriate equivalent, from an accredited university and relevant post-secondary teaching experience. The successful candidate must be qualified to teach first- and second-year university transfer computer science courses. Experience with C++ and Python Programming is required. Experience with any of the following would be an asset: Game Development, Software Engineering, Data Structures, Object-Oriented Design, Digital Logic, and Computer Architecture.

Applicants will be considered for this position based upon their experience, qualifications and availability.
Link to Full Position Profile Needs a Criminal Records Check No

Open Date 02/25/2020 Close Date Open Until Filled Yes Special Instructions to Applicant
Interested applicants must ensure that a resume, cover letter and contact information for three references are submitted and received online.

This position will remain open until filled with a first review date of March 20, 2020.

Please ensure your resume clearly explains how you meet the required knowledge, skills and abilities of the position for which you are applying.

All candidates selected for interview will need to provide original sealed transcripts for educational credentials noted on their resume.
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