[CITAMS] Assistant Professor, Teaching Stream - Digital Technologies

UTM ICCIT iccit.utm at utoronto.ca
Tue Aug 2 11:09:04 EDT 2016

The Institute of Communication, Culture, Information and Technology (ICCIT)
at the University of Toronto Mississauga invites applications for a
teaching-stream appointment at the rank of Assistant Professor, Teaching
Stream in the area of Digital Technologies. This appointment will begin July
1, 2017.

We seek candidates with expertise in Digital Technologies who integrate
media theory and digital production with pedagogical research. Candidates
must either have: a Ph.D. in computer science, digital humanities, or a
specialization in digital technologies, by the time of appointment or soon
thereafter; or any combination of an advanced degree and creative
professional work in the area of Digital Technologies. Candidates must also
have a record of excellence in teaching, and a demonstrated commitment to
pedagogical enquiry, curriculum development, and teaching innovation.
Evidence of excellence and commitment will be demonstrated by strong letters
of reference, teaching evaluations, and the teaching dossier submitted as
part of the application.

The successful candidate will be expected have a strong commitment to
undergraduate teaching. Duties include, but are not limited to: developing
and delivering courses in coding for new media, media production,
programming and databases; running workshops in a variety of web
technologies; participating in the development and management of technical
labs; demonstrating understanding and application of discipline-related
teaching methodologies; and engaging in curriculum development and
implementation.  Salary will be commensurate with qualifications and

ICCIT focuses on teaching and research excellence in its four undergraduate
programs: Communication, Culture, Information and Technology, Interactive
Digital Media, Digital Enterprise Management and Professional Writing and
Communication. ICCIT is building a research complement in social networking
and communication, interactive and immersive digital media and culture, and
the theory and practice of design. The successful applicant will join a
vibrant intellectual community of world-class scholars at Canada's leading
university. For information, please visit: www.utm.utoronto.ca/iccit
<http://www.utm.utoronto.ca/iccit> .

To be considered for this position, all application materials must be
submitted online by October 3, 2016.  To apply, visit:

Applications must include the documents listed below, formatted as 2
attachments with naming convention LastnameFirstname_CV_Statement.pdf,
LastnameFirstname_Dossier.pdf, etc.: 

Attachment 1: Cover Letter and CV 
Attachment 2: Teaching Dossier (Max. 20 pages, may include list of courses
taught, sample syllabi, course evaluation data summary, statement of
teaching philosophy, etc.)

Applicants must have three referees send letters of recommendation directly
to Professor Anthony Wensley, ICCIT Director, University of Toronto
Mississauga via email (on letterhead, signed and scanned) to
iccit.utm at utoronto.ca
<mailto:iccit.utm at utoronto.ca%20?subject=Assistant%20Professor,%20Teaching%2
0Stream%20-%20Digital%20Technologies> by October 3, 2016. See submission
guidelines at: http://uoft.me/how-to-apply.

The University of Toronto is strongly committed to diversity within its
community and especially welcomes applications from racialized persons /
persons of colour, women, Indigenous / Aboriginal People of North America,
persons with disabilities, LGBTQ persons, and others who may contribute to
the further diversification of ideas.

As part of your application, you will be asked to complete a brief Diversity
Survey. This survey is voluntary. Any information directly related to you is
confidential and cannot be accessed by search committees or human resources
staff. Results will be aggregated for institutional planning purposes. For
more information, please see http://uoft.me/UP. 

All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and
permanent residents will be given priority.





Joanna Mackie

Assistant to the Director, ICCIT


Office of the Director
Institute of Communication, Culture, Information and Technology (ICCIT)

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University of Toronto Mississauga

3359 Mississauga Rd 

Mississauga, ON L5L 1C6

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