[Air-L] Job: Asst Prof., Teaching Stream, Digital Technologies, Univ. of Toronto Mississauga

Leslie Shade leslieshade at gmail.com
Thu Sep 28 07:08:11 PDT 2017

*Assistant Professor, Teaching Stream – Digital Technologies*

*Job Field*: Teaching Stream

*Faculty / Division:* University of Toronto Mississauga

*Department*: UTM: Institute of Communication, Culture, Information and

*Job Posting*: 1701272

*Job Closing*: Nov 1, 2017, 11:59pm EST

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. The position start date is July
1, 2018.

We seek candidates with expertise in digital technologies who integrate the
application of computational coding in media production. Candidates must
either have: a Ph.D. in informatics, computer science, engineering, 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. Candidates must also have: a record of excellence in
teaching; demonstrated commitment to pedagogical inquiry; a history of
curriculum development; teaching innovation; and be well-informed of
industry trends. Evidence of teaching excellence and pedagogical commitment
will be demonstrated by strong letters of reference, teaching evaluations,
teaching statement, and a teaching dossier submitted as part of the

Salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience.

ICCIT focuses on teaching and research excellence in its three
undergraduate programs: Communication, Culture, Information and Technology,
Digital Enterprise Management and Professional Writing and Communication.
ICCIT is building a research complement in critical communication,
interactive and immersive digital media and culture, the theory and
practice of communication; and new media design. The successful applicant
will join a vibrant intellectual community of world-class scholars at
Canada’s leading university. For information, please visit

To be considered for this position, all application materials must be
submitted online by *November 1, 2017. *Submission guidelines can be found
at http://uoft.me/how-to-apply

Applications must include the documents listed below, formatted as 3
attachments with naming convention
JobNumber_LastnameFirstname_Writing.pdf, etc.:

*Attachment 1*: Cover Letter, CV and Research Statement
*Attachment 2*: Writing Sample (ONE peer-reviewed, first- or sole-author
scholarly work demonstrating significant contribution to field of Digital
Technologies; do not submit entire doctoral theses)
*Attachment 3*: 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
<iccit.utm at utoronto.ca?subject=Assistant%20Professor,%20Teaching%20Stream%20--Digital%20Technologies%20%281701272%29>
by the closing date, * November 1, 2017*.

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.

Please on the University of Toronto website:

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