ALGC Project Assistant – EDST 575

The Department of Educational Studies has an opening for a Project Assistant (Tutor), to assist the instructor with delivery of the following online course in the Adult Learning and Global Change (ALGC) Program for the upcoming 2019-20 Winter Term 2 Session. The pay for this appointment will be similar to a Sessional Instructor position.

EDST 575, Work and Learning (online version), requires a Project Assistant to assist the Instructor with delivering the course.  This is a required course in the M Ed in Adult Learning and Global Change (ALGC) program. The project assistant will lead small group discussions within the course, comprised of students from the collaborating universities, and assist with marking and other course-related matters as determined by the Instructor. Applicants should hold a doctoral degree in adult education (or closely related area), have experience with online learning, using Microsoft SharePoint, Office 360 and the Lisam platform. Tutors must be knowledgeable of, and understand, the international literature on research in Work and Learning.


Application Procedure

Letters of application should contain the following items: the Department Sessional application form, a current CV, the Post Secondary Teaching Experience Form and teaching evaluations if available.  New applicants should also include the names, e-mail addresses and phone numbers of three referees.  Forms are obtainable from the department website at


If you would like further academic information, please contact:

Dr. Garnet Grosjean

Adult Learning and Global Change Program

All positions are subject to enrollment minimums and budgetary approval, and are governed by Part 7 of the Collective Agreement on Conditions of Appointments for Sessional Faculty Members the remuneration for the assignment will be paid at the sessional pay scale at


Please send applications to:

Shermila Salgadoe, Administrative Manager

Faculty of Education, Department of Educational Studies

Education Centre at Ponderosa Commons

6445 University Boulevard

Vancouver B.C. V6T 1Z2


or electronically to:


Deadline for applications:  Friday, November 22, 2019


Equity and diversity are essential to academic excellence. An open and diverse community fosters the inclusion of voices that have been underrepresented or discouraged. We encourage applications from members of groups that have been marginalized on any grounds enumerated under the B.C. Human Rights Code, including sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, racialization, disability, political belief, religion, marital or family status, age, and/or status as a First Nation, Metis, Inuit, or Indigenous person.  All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however Canadians and permanent residents of Canada will be given priority.


Due to the number of applications we receive, we are not able to confirm receipt of submissions over the phone or by mail, nor can we provide the status of applicants except to those who are selected.