Entertainment Arts Instructor
Ville : Surrey, BC
Catégorie : 2003-Entertainment Arts
Industrie : Education
Employeur : Kwantlen Polytechnic University - KPU
Kwantlen Polytechnic University
ENTERTAINMENT ARTS INSTRUCTOR – Competition ID: 2282
POSITION TYPE: Non-Regular, Type 2 (part-time and full-time, one-year term) and QUALIFIED FACULTY LIST for Non-Regular, Type 1 (contract) instructors
POSITION START: May 1, 2023
KPU proudly offers all learners opportunities to achieve success in a diverse range of programs that blend theory and practice, critical understanding, and social and ethical awareness necessary for good citizenship and rewarding careers.
Kwantlen Polytechnic University (KPU) is the fourth largest university in the province of British Columbia and serves communities in the South Fraser region and beyond. A leader in innovative, interdisciplinary education with a teaching-focused mandate, KPU offers all learners opportunities to achieve the highest standards of academic performance. Our many programs of study provide applied learning and broad-based university education.
Within KPU, the Faculty of Arts has over 6000 full-time students and over 300 faculty members from across the Humanities and Social Sciences. The Faculty of Arts includes 19 departments and 21 programs at the undergraduate and graduate levels. The Faculty is also home to two Canada Research Chairs: the first in Lifespan Cognition, and the second in South Asian Literary and Cultural Studies. Many of our programs offer opportunities for experiential education through practicums, co-ops, international field-schools and exchanges, service learning, community engagement, and research collaborations. For more information about the Faculty of Arts, please visit our website at: https://www.kpu.ca/arts.
The Entertainment Arts program within the Faculty of Arts at Kwantlen Polytechnic University (KPU) seeks to appoint part-time (at least 50%) and full-time faculty to one-year positions, and to establish a list of faculty qualified to teach in the program and who will be eligible for future course contracts on a per-semester basis. Applications are invited from individuals with expertise related to the fields of study listed below. Courses may be offered during the day or evening, online or in-person at KPU’s Richmond campus, and faculty are expected to be available to teach in either delivery mode. Non-Regular, Type 2 positions also come with the expectation of program-related and/or institutional service.
- Diploma in Advanced 3D Animation and 3D Modelling
- Diploma in Advanced VFX (Virtual Production)
- Diploma in Advanced Game Development
- Certificate in Foundations in Electronic Arts
For more information about Entertainment Arts course offerings, please consult the following link: https://calendar.kpu.ca/courses-az/enta/
Preference will be given to individuals with significant professional, industry-related experience acquired within the last three years, who have previously taught courses in a field of study listed above, and who have a record of teaching excellence at the post-secondary level.
More information concerning the working conditions for a faculty member is outlined in Article 12 of the Kwantlen Faculty Association (KFA) Collective Agreement
- Contact Information
- Updated CV/Linkedin/Portfolio
- The field(s) of study in which you are interested/qualified to teach
- How many sections you can teach
Please note that more documents may be requested once the process begins and incomplete applications will not be considered.
Note to Applicants
The University welcomes and encourages applications from women, visible minorities, Indigenous persons, persons with disabilities, persons of any sexual orientation, and persons of any gender identity or gender expression. If you require an accommodation through our hiring process, please include your request in the application email.
We thank all applicants for their interest in employment with KPU. Only those selected for an interview will be contacted.
Kwantlen Polytechnic University is committed to protecting the safety and welfare of employees, students, and the general public, and upholding the reputation and integrity of the University. For this reason, final applicants will be asked to undergo a background check.
All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority.