Tripartite tenure track position, Department of Management, Information and Supply Chain, School of Business and Economics – Thompson Rivers University

The School of Business and Economics (SOBE) at Thompson Rivers University invites applications for a tripartite tenure-track position at the rank of Assistant/Associate Professor in strategic management and business strategy area. The anticipated start date is August 1, 2019 or later. The Department of Management, Information and Supply Chain is an integral part of the School of Business & Economics and offers a Supply Chain Management Major and Minor, a Post-baccalaureate Diploma in Supply Chain, and Minors in Project Management and Management Information System areas in addition to offering service courses for the School of Business & Economics.

The School of Business and Economics (SoBE) is a dynamic part of Thompson Rivers University and offers a wide array of successful graduate and undergraduate degree, diploma, and certificate programs in both business and economics. These programs are taught to domestic and international students using both on-campus and distance delivery methods.

Thompson Rivers University (TRU) provides many paths to learning, a hands-on approach and a supportive inclusive environment to over 25,000 regional, national, and international learners. Research, creativity and innovation are integrated into teaching and learning in over 140 on-campus programs and 60 programs in our Open Learning Division. Thompson Rivers University’s spectacular main campus is at the heart of Kamloops, British Columbia, a small city of 85,000 in BC’s sunny interior. Enjoy four seasons of outdoor adventures, a rich cultural scene and a vibrant, diverse campus community.

The successful candidate will teach undergraduate and graduate level courses in strategic management and business strategy area. A tripartite faculty member is expected to teach five courses or course sections per year, in addition to carry out a research agenda and scholarly activities in strategy area. The candidate would be expected to make service contributions to the profession, department, school, university or community by participating on various committees and contributing to various initiatives.

QUALIFICATIONS:
•An earned Ph.D. or DBA in strategy area is required. Candidates at thesis submission stage who provide evidence of near completion Ph.D. will be considered.
•Master’s degree in a business area is preferred.
•Strong research potential to author publications in peer-reviewed avenues is required.
•Either teaching experience in strategy area or practical experience in a strategic leadership role is required.
•Ability to teach our majors and minors in supply chain, project management and business analytics areas is preferred.
•Strong computer skills are required.

Please apply here: https://tru.hua.hrsmart.com/hr/ats/Posting/view/14539

Poste de professeur(e) en changement organisationnel, Polytechnique Montréal

ENVIRONNEMENT DE TRAVAIL

Polytechnique Montréal favorise l’excellence, la créativité, l’intégrité, la collaboration, le respect, l’ouverture et la diversité. Reconnue comme étant l’un des meilleurs employeurs de Montréal, elle offre d’excellentes conditions de travail en misant notamment sur la conciliation travail-vie personnelle et le bien-être de ses employées et employés. Polytechnique applique un programme d’accès à l’égalité en emploi et encourage les femmes, les membres des minorités visibles et ethniques, les Autochtones et les personnes en situation de handicap à poser leur candidature. Des mesures d’adaptation peuvent être offertes à la demande des personnes en situation de handicap ou en fonction d’autres caractéristiques. 

Poser sa candidature à Polytechnique, c’est faire un bond vers une carrière enrichissante et s’ouvrir à un monde d’opportunités.

Située sur le Mont-Royal, un emplacement exceptionnel en plein cœur de Montréal, Polytechnique est une université d’ingénierie de renommée internationale qui évolue dans un environnement certifié STARS. Elle s’illustre par sa recherche multidisciplinaire et multisectorielle de premier plan et par la grande qualité de la formation offerte à tous les cycles. Fondée en 1873, Polytechnique Montréal accueille aujourd’hui plus de huit mille cinq cents étudiantes et étudiants et compte sur l’expertise de plus de mille personnes aux compétences diverses. Prônant le développement durable, Polytechnique se distingue par ses avancées de pointe et par son rôle actif dans le développement technologique, économique et social. Polytechnique se positionne sur les scènes locale, nationale et internationale en favorisant la synergie des écosystèmes de recherche.

Avec 46 professeures et professeurs, 10 maîtres d’enseignement, le Département de mathématiques et de génie industriel est responsable de nombreux programmes et cours au sein de l’institution : le programme de baccalauréat en génie industriel, des programmes de maîtrise professionnelle et DESS en génie industriel, des programmes de maîtrise recherche et de doctorat en génie industriel et en mathématiques appliquées, de même que tous les cours de mathématiques et d’études complémentaires.

SOMMAIRE DU POSTE

Le département est à la recherche d’une professeure ou d’un professeur dans le domaine du changement organisationnel. La personne recherchée est appelée à développer des activités de recherche dans son champ de spécialisation, de même que des activités d’enseignement dans divers programmes existants et futurs, à tous les cycles, notamment en génie industriel, gestion de projets technologiques, gestion de l’innovation, ingénierie des systèmes de santé, et résilience organisationnelle.

FONCTIONS

La personne recherchée devra exercer avec dynamisme et créativité les fonctions associées à ce poste. Elle devra notamment :

• démontrer un engagement à l’excellence en enseignement à tous les cycles;
• diriger des étudiantes et étudiants au premier cycle et aux cycles supérieurs;
• réaliser des projets de recherche novateurs;
• obtenir des subventions et contrats visant à former, par des travaux de recherche, des personnels hautement qualifiés; en publier les résultats scientifiques;
• collaborer avec les chercheures et chercheurs d’autres groupes de recherche ou institutions;
• collaborer avec les organismes publics et parapublics ainsi que des partenaires industriels.

DOMAINE DE COMPÉTENCE

Le département est à la recherche d’une professeure ou d’un professeur possédant une expertise reconnue parmi les spécialités suivantes :

• gestion du changement organisationnel;
• transformation numérique et organisationnelle;
• impact du changement technologique;
• comportement organisationnel;
• sociologie des organisations.

DATE D’ENTRÉE EN FONCTION

Le plus tôt possible.

EXIGENCES DU POSTE

La personne recherchée doit détenir un doctorat (Ph.D.) dans un domaine pertinent aux champs de spécialisation. Elle doit démontrer d’excellentes aptitudes pour la recherche et l’enseignement. La langue d’enseignement étant le français, la personne retenue devra avoir une maîtrise suffisante de la langue française parlée et écrite peu de temps après son l’entrée en fonction.

CONDITIONS DE TRAVAIL

Ce poste mène à la permanence. Le traitement et les avantages sociaux sont déterminés selon les dispositions de la convention collective en vigueur (http://www.apep.polymtl.ca/pdfs/CC_APEP_2015_2019.pdf). Celle-ci prévoit entre autres des dispositions pour la conciliation travail-famille, telles que des congés de maternité, de paternité et d’adoption en sus de Régime québécois d’assurance parentale (http://www.rqap.gouv.qc.ca/).

MISE EN CANDIDATURE

Les personnes intéressées sont priées de soumettre un dossier complet comprenant :

• un curriculum vitæ détaillé;
• une description du champ d’expertise;
• une description des objectifs d’enseignement et de formation;
• une description des objectifs et du programme de recherche envisagé;
• les coordonnées complètes de trois personnes en mesure de fournir des références;
• une attestation des diplômes universitaires;
• quelques exemples de travaux reliés au poste ainsi que trois contributions scientifiques récentes;
• des évaluations de l’expérience en enseignement si applicable.

Les dossiers de candidatures doivent être reçus au plus tard le 17 juin 2019, à 17 h, à l’attention de :

Professeur Michel Gendreau, Directeur
Département de mathématiques et de génie industriel
Polytechnique Montréal
Case postale 6079, succursale Centre-ville
Montréal (Québec), Canada, H3C 3A7

Courriel: michel.gendreau@polymtl.ca

L’examen des candidatures débutera le plus tôt possible et se poursuivra jusqu’à ce que le poste soit comblé.

Nous encourageons toutes les candidates et tous les candidats qualifiés à postuler, en particulier les personnes issues des groupes désignés, à savoir les femmes, les membres de minorités visibles et ethniques, les Autochtones et les personnes en situation de handicap. Conformément aux règles d’immigration, la priorité sera toutefois accordée aux Canadiennes et Canadiens ainsi qu’aux résidentes et résidents permanents.

Tier 2 Canada Research Chair position, Disruptive Pedagogies, Athabasca University

Athabasca University (AU) invites applications for a Tier 2 Canada Research Chair in the diverse and interdisciplinary field of Disruptive Pedagogies beginning in July 2020. AU seeks an exceptional emerging scholar with demonstrated potential for leadership and international recognition for a tenure-track appointment at the rank of Assistant or Associate Professor. AU requires the successful candidate to have a PhD in a relevant field and applicants should bring an original program of research, a commitment to transfer knowledge, capacity to receive external funding as well as the potential for building successful research teams.

Disruptive Pedagogies is one of four broad themes identified in AU’s Strategic Research Plan and advances pedagogical theory and practice by calling into question traditional views of education and training, including commonly held assumptions about how people learn and how learning can be nurtured and measured. The theme is broad to allow researchers from a wide range of disciplines to apply. This theme embraces a divers spectrum of topics, including but not limited to best practices in the design and delivery of open, digital, distributed and blended learning across educational settings and learners’ lifespans, with a particular emphasis on the measurement of learning outcomes and the use of non-traditional means to credential learning. It also addresses emerging technologies (e.g. artificial intelligence, augmented reality, immersive learning, gaming, learning analytics, robotics, virtual reality) and their potential for personalizing individual learning experiences based on specific learning styles and needs. 

The Canada Research Chair Program program seeks to attract and retain a diverse cadre of world-class researchers to reinforce academic research and training in Canadian postsecondary institutions. Tier 2 Chairs are intended for exceptional emerging scholars (i.e. candidates must have been an active researcher in their field for fewer than 10 years at the time of nomination). Applicants who are more than 10 years from having earned their highest degree (and where career breaks exist, such as maternity, parental or extended sick leave, clinical training, etc.) may have their eligibility for a Tier 2 Chair assessed through the program’s Tier 2 justification process. Candidates are encouraged to highlight how alternative paths and/or interruptions have impacted them in their applications. Appointment to a Tier 2 Chair is for five years and is renewable once. Please consult the Canada Research Chairs website for full program information, including further details on eligibility criteria, www.chairs-chaires.gc.ca.

Athabasca University develops and maintains an environment that supports equitable working conditions for individuals traditionally unrepresented in universities. AU is committed to employment equity, encouraging applications from women, Indigenous Peoples, persons with disabilities, and members of visible minorities. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however Canadians and permanent residents of Canada will be given priority.

AU is committed to ensuring that the application and interview process is accessible to all applicants; if you require accommodations or have questions about AU benefits, services, accommodations policies or equity considerations, please contact Ms. Carrie Potts, Senior Human Resources Advisor, Athabasca University via email at cpotts@athabascau.ca

To learn more about this exciting opportunity, please contact Cameron Geldart or Maureen Geldart at 604.926.0005. Applications for this position should be made by the submission of a cover letter indicating areas of research experience and interest, a curriculum vitae, a brief five-year research plan, examples of relevant scholarly work and the names of three references (with contact information) to nicola@thegeldartgroup.com. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.

Limited term Lecturer position, Accounting, Edwards School of Business – University of Saskatchewan

Applications are invited from qualified individuals for up to three (3) one-year Limited Term Lecturer positions in the Department of Accounting at the Edwards School of Business.

The ideal candidate will have demonstrated passion for and experience in teaching accounting at the undergraduate and/or at the graduate level in a post-secondary institution in Canada and is willing to work in a collaborative, collegial environment where teaching expertise is highly valued.

The Edwards School of Business has an undergraduate business program with approximately 1,800 students. We also have thriving MBA, M.Sc. Finance, Master of Professional Accounting and M.Sc. Marketing programs. The school is also a contributor to the Ph.D. in Applied Economics Program. For more information on the Edwards School of Business, please visit our website at http://www.edwards.usask.ca/

The University of Saskatchewan’s main campus is situated on Treaty 6 Territory and the Homeland of the Métis. The University of Saskatchewan is in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, a city with a diverse and thriving economic base, a vibrant arts community and a full range of leisure opportunities. The University has a reputation for excellence in teaching, research and scholarly activities and offers a full range of undergraduate, graduate, and professional programs to a student population of over 24,000.

Qualifications
Consistent with its goal of achieving and sustaining business school accreditation (AACSB), Edwards School of Business will recruit those individuals whose academic training and/or professional activities clearly align with our recruitment standards. Candidates will require a graduate degree (Master’s or Ph.D.) in an academic area clearly linked to the field in which they are expected to teach.

Accordingly, the successful candidate will possess a minimum of a Master’s degree in Business or Accounting. A Canadian professional accounting designation will be an asset. However, candidates without a Master’s degree but with significant professional and teaching experience may also be considered. The successful candidates will be teaching financial, managerial and taxation courses in accounting at the introductory, intermediate, advanced and graduate levels. The teaching load will be 27 credit hours of courses per academic year (9, 3 cr. hr. courses).

The University of Saskatchewan is strongly committed to a diverse and inclusive workplace that empowers all employees to reach their full potential. All members of the university community share a responsibility for developing and maintaining an environment in which differences are valued and inclusiveness is practiced. The university welcomes applications from those who will contribute to the diversity of our community. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadian citizens and permanent residents will be given priority.

Salary bands for this position are as follows: Lecturer: $77,613 to $115,245.

This position includes a comprehensive benefits package which includes a dental, health and extended vision care plan; pension plan, life insurance (compulsory and voluntary), sick leave, travel insurance, death benefits, an employee assistance program, a professional expense allowance, and a flexible health and wellness spending program.

Interested candidates must submit, via email, a cover letter; detailed curriculum vitae; and evidence of prior teaching experience such as teaching evaluations –both teaching ratings and comments on teaching) and any other supporting documents to the Chair of the Search Committee indicated below:

Dr. Ganesh Vaidyanathan
Department Head, Accounting
Edwards School of Business
25 Campus Drive
University of Saskatchewan
Saskatoon, SK S7N 5A7
Telephone: (306) 966-8416
Email: vaidyanathan@edwards.usask.ca

Review of applications will begin by May 6, 2019; however, applications will be accepted and evaluated until the position is filled. The anticipated start date is July 1, 2019.