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Instructor in Software Engineering, Electrical & Software Engineering,Schulich School of Engineering
University of Calgary


Date Posted Apr. 5, 2022
Title Instructor in Software Engineering, Electrical & Software Engineering,Schulich School of Engineering
University University of Calgary
Calgary, AB, Canada
Department Electrical & Software Engineering
Application Deadline May 6, 2022
Position Start Date Jul. 1, 2022
 
 
  • Lecturer/Instructor
  • Computer Engineering
    Electrical and/or Electronics
 
 

The Department of Electrical and Software Engineering at the University of Calgary is pleased to invite applications for two tenure-track Instructor positions in Software Engineering, with an anticipated start date of July 1, 2022. Candidates with an earned doctoral degree in Software Engineering or a closely related discipline, or those who will have earned a doctoral degree by the anticipated start date, and who have the potential for excellence in teaching are invited to apply.

Within the discipline of Software Engineering, excellence in teaching the following topics is of particular interest:

  • Software development foundations methods, design, analysis, architecture, and testing
  • Large data systems and Machine Learning
  • Project management in Software Engineering

Position Requirements

The successful candidate will demonstrate:

  • a record of excellence in teaching
  • ability to teach a range of courses in Software Engineering at the undergraduate and course-based MEng levels
  • excellent written and oral communication skills
  • a commitment to Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion in Engineering
  • evidence of academic or professional service, or community engagement

Candidates should be eligible for registration as a Professional Engineer with the Association of Professional Engineers and Geoscientists of Alberta (APEGA). Scholarly activity related to engineering education and pedagogy is strongly encouraged. Industry experience is an asset.

How to Apply

 Interested candidates are encouraged to submit an application online via UCalgary Careers page: https://careers.ucalgary.ca/jobs/9216561-instructor-in-software-engineering-electrical-and-software-engineering-schulich-school-of-engineering.

Please be aware that the application process allows for only four attachments. Your four application attachments should be organized to contain the following (it is suggested that you merge these documents into a single pdf):

  • Cover letter and curriculum vitae, including the name and contact information of three referees
  • Statement of teaching philosophy (maximum 2 pages)
  • Statement on equity, diversity and inclusion (maximum 2 pages)

Questions may be addressed to:

Dr Andy Knight

Head, Department of Electrical and Software Engineering

andy.knight@ucalgary.ca

 

Applications are accepted until May 6, 2022

 

The University of Calgary has launched an institution-wide Indigenous Strategy in line with the foundational goals of Eyes High, committing to creating a rich, vibrant, and culturally competent campus that welcomes and supports Indigenous Peoples, encourages Indigenous community partnerships, is inclusive of Indigenous perspectives in all that we do.

As an equitable and inclusive employer, the University of Calgary recognizes that a diverse staff/faculty benefits and enriches the work, learning and research experiences of the entire campus and greater community. We are committed to removing barriers that have been historically encountered by some people in our society. We strive to recruit individuals who will further enhance our diversity and will support their academic and professional success while they are here. In particular, we encourage members of the designated groups (women, Indigenous peoples, persons with disabilities, members of visible/racialized minorities, and diverse sexual orientation and gender identities) to apply. To ensure a fair and equitable assessment, we offer accommodation at any stage during the recruitment process to applicants with disabilities. Questions regarding [diversity] EDI at UCalgary can be sent to the Office of Equity, Diversity and Inclusion (equity@ucalgary.ca) and requests for accommodations can be sent to Human Resources (hrhire@ucalgary.ca).

All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority. In this connection, at the time of your application, please answer the following question: Are you a Canadian citizen or a permanent resident of Canada? (Yes/No).

The University of Calgary recognizes that candidates have varying career paths and that career interruptions can be part of an excellent academic record. Candidates are encouraged but not required to provide any relevant information about their experience and/or career interruptions to allow for a fair assessment of their application. Selection committees have been instructed to give careful consideration to, and be sensitive to the impact of career interruptions, when assessing the candidate’s research productivity.

 

Additional Information

To learn more about academic opportunities at the University of Calgary and all we have to offer, view our Academic Careers website . For more information about the Schulich School of Engineering visit schulich.ucalgary.ca

The University strongly recommends all faculty and staff are fully vaccinated against COVID-19.

 

About the University of Calgary

The Department of Electrical and Software Engineering, in the Schulich School of Engineering, has over 50 faculty members and is teaching approximately 1200 undergraduate and 350 graduate students.  We offer major undergraduate programs in Electrical and Software Engineering, with minors in Computer, Digital, Biomedical, Mechatronics, Aerospace and Environmental Engineering. The Schulich School of Engineering strategic plan, Catalyst for a Connected World, commits the school to enriching student experience, expanding access to engineering and enhancing global research impact.  Our strategy for digital innovation is at the heart of this plan. The Schulich School of Engineering is a key contributor the University of Calgary Growth Through Focus plan, which emphasizes transdisciplinary scholarship, deeper community integration, and future-focused program delivery.  

The University of Calgary is situated on land adjacent to where the Bow River meets the Elbow River; the traditional Blackfoot name of this place is “Mohkinstsis”, which we now call the City of Calgary. Calgary is home for the traditional territories of the Blackfoot and the people of the Treaty 7 region in Southern Alberta and the Métis Nation of Alberta, Region III.

The University of Calgary is Canada’s leading next-generation university – a living, growing and youthful institution that embraces change and opportunity with a can- do attitude. Located in the nation’s most enterprising city, the university is making tremendous progress on its Eyes High journey to become one of Canada’s top five research universities, grounded in innovative learning and teaching and fully integrated with the community it both serves and leads. Ranked as the top young university in Canada and North America, the University of Calgary inspires and supports discovery, creativity and innovation across all disciplines. For more information, visit ucalgary.ca.

Ranked the 5th most livable city in the world, Calgary is one of the world's cleanest cities and one of the best cities in Canada to raise a family. Calgary is a city of leaders - in business, community, philanthropy and volunteerism. Calgarians benefit from a growing number of world-class dining and cultural events and enjoy more days of sunshine per year than any other major Canadian city. Calgary is less than an hour’s drive from the majestic Rocky Mountains and boasts the most extensive urban pathway and bikeway network in North America


  • As an equitable and inclusive employer, the University of Calgary recognizes that a diverse staff/faculty benefits and enriches the work, learning and research experiences of the entire campus and greater community. We are committed to removing barriers that have been historically encountered by some people in our society. We strive to recruit individuals who will further enhance our diversity and will support their academic and professional success while they are here. In particular, we encourage members of the designated groups (women, Indigenous peoples, persons with disabilities, members of visible/racialized minorities, and diverse sexual orientation and gender identities) to apply.


 
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Contact Information

 
  • Dr Andy Knight
    Electrical & Software Engineering
    University of Calgary
    Calgary, AB
    Canada
  •  
  • andy.knight@ucalgary.ca

 

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