PROGRAM FOUNDER, ENERGY and ENVIRONMENTAL STUDIES
ACADEMIC RESEARCH and DEVELOPMENT
NorQuest College helps students unlock their potential and realize their dreams. We are Challenge Positive and embrace every situation as an opportunity. As the Edmonton region’s community college, we play an integral role in Alberta’s education system. NorQuest College offers a vibrant, inclusive, diverse, and student-centred learning environment that transforms lives and strengthens communities. We are nationally recognized leaders in health, community studies, and business post-secondary career programs, as well as foundational, intercultural, and language training. We are proud to offer our employees meaningful work, competitive salaries, a comprehensive benefits program, and a commitment to a positive work/life balance. This is an exciting time to be a part of NorQuest College. Take a step forward with us. Together, we can help build and sustain a strong province for future generations.
NorQuest College is embarking upon a new initiative to establish credit programming in the area of energy and environmental studies. We are a seeking a Program Founder to lead the development of the program and to guide the program once it has been launched. You can play a visionary role in the development of a program that builds understanding and competence in the areas of environmental protection and sustainable energy.
The incumbent will be responsible for developing curriculum and program design, co-leading the program submission to Advanced Education, and for managing the program launch and ongoing academic operations.
Lead New Program Development
Management of Program Development and Delivery
Faculty Support and Development
Departmental and College Planning
Internal and External Liaison
SALARY: Will be commensurate with education and experience with immediate participation in our comprehensive benefits plans.
TERMS OF APPOINTMENT: The Program Founder position is for an initial 18 month term with the possibility of renewal as a permanent role upon program approval by Advanced Education. The Founder is a member of faculty.
COMPETITION NUMBER: FT-11-17
CLOSING DATE: December 15, 2017
TO APPLY: If you meet the requirements of this position and wish to apply, please continue with this online process by uploading your resume and cover letter combined as one document
NOTE: Notification of receipt will be sent only to online applicants.