Association of Canadian Occupational Therapy University Programs

Assistant Lecturer

Department of Occupational Therapy
Competition No.  -   A109345018
Closing Date  -  Will remain open until filled.

This competition is limited to those eligible to work in Canada only. 

The Department of Occupational Therapy, Faculty of Rehabilitation Medicine at the University of Alberta invites applications for an Assistant Lecturer. This is a 12-month full-time position to begin as early as July 1, 2021.

Applicants must hold a Masters Degree in Occupational Therapy. Demonstrated potential for effective university teaching is a requirement for the position. This position is located at the University of Alberta, North Campus, Edmonton, Alberta.

Responsibilities of the position include, but are not limited to:

  • Provides instruction of courses in the MScOT Program, as assigned by the Department Chair of Occupational Therapy;
  • Contributes to course content, course design, and instructional methodology and delivery for assigned courses
  • Develops high-quality instructional materials
  • Attends orientations, staff meetings, course-related meetings and other activities related to the teaching assignment
  • Engages in strategic planning and goal setting for curriculum and program goals

Edmonton and The University of Alberta are situated on Treaty 6 territory and are a traditional meeting ground and home for many Indigenous Peoples, including Cree, Saulteaux, Blackfoot, Dene, Métis, and Nakota Sioux. Established in 1908 as a board-governed, public institution, the University of Alberta has earned the reputation of being one of the best universities in Canada based on strengths in teaching, research and service. The Universitys’ main campus is located in Edmonton, Alberta’s capital city.

This position is a limited-term Academic Teaching Staff appointment governed by the collective agreement between the University of Alberta and the Association of Academic Staff at the University of Alberta. Salary will be commensurate with experience and qualifications in accordance with this Agreement and offers a comprehensive benefits package.

Interested applicants are invited to apply online by submitting a cover letter and curriculum vitae.

Review of applications and selection of short-listed candidates will begin May 24th, 2021; however, the competition will remain open until the position is filled.

We thank all applicants, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

Questions can be directed to:

Executive Assistant to the Chair and Associate Chair,
Department of Occupational Therapy

How to Apply

Apply Online