SL186762-Fall 2021-FARE*2700 Survey of Natural Resource Economics

Sessional Lecturer Work Assignment
Sessional Lecturer, Unit 2
Academic Unit: 
Food Agriculture and Resource Economics
Semester(s) of Assignment(s): 
Fall 2021
Number of Available Work Assignment(s) / Sections: 
Level of Work Assignment(s): 
Right of First Refusal (RoFR)
A Sessional Lecturer holds a RoFR (i.e., for a particular course) if they have successfully taught the course in the past six (6) semesters. A SL who holds a RoFR to this course is required to exercise their right by way of the online hiring system. Also see: What is Right of First Refusal (RoFR)?
A Sessional Lecturer Currently Holds a Right of First Refusal for this Course: 
Number of Assignments that Carry the Right of First Refusal: 
Course Details
Course Number: 
Course Name: 
Survey of Natural Resource Economics
Course Format: 
Course Description: 
See Course Calendar
Projected Class Enrolment: 
Anticipated Duties and Responsibilities
Anticipated Duties and Responsibilities: 
Office Hours
Student Consultation
Email Correspondence/Monitoring
TA Coordination Meetings
Invigilating Exams
Other Duties Described: 
“IMPORTANT NOTE REGARDING FALL 2021 WORK ASSIGNMENTS AND COURSE DELIVERY: This course will be offered online. Requirements for Fall 2021 course delivery include: Course should be designed and delivered within an inclusive and accessible learning environment consistent with the principles of Universal Instructional Design (see: Please contact Dr. Andreas Boecker,, should you like to discuss the options for the delivery of this course prior to making an application.”
Required Qualifications
Masters related to field
Masters and Thesis in course content
Prior Teaching Experience: 
No teaching experience required
Required competence, capability, skill and ability related to course content: 
The candidate will have knowledge of resource economics, policies and institutions. The candidate will have advanced training in agricultural and natural resource economics, and a good appreciation of the role of economic analysis in understanding processes of policy formation and implementation. The candidate will be expected to prepare and deliver lectures, and interact with students on a group, and one-to-one basis. The course has an enrolment of up to 250 students. Up to 10 hours of lecture, preparation time, and office hours will be required on a weekly basis.
Preferred Qualifications
Masters related to field
Masters and Thesis in course content
PhD in progress related to field
PhD in progress in course content
Prior Teaching Experience: 
Successful teaching related to field at college or university level.
Research Experience: 
Quality and or Recent Research activity in areas relevant to the course demonstrating knowledge of current developments in course content.
Days Required and Wages
Days and Times Required: 
Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays, 1:30 pm to 2:30 pm
Period of the Work Agreement (Start Date and End Date): 
September 9, 2021 to December 23, 2021
Wages (per semester, per full-load): 
minimum $7,617.56 (effective 2021/22)
Other Posting Information
Application Deadline (All postings will automatically expire at 11:59 pm on this day): 
Wednesday, August 25, 2021
Posting Email Contact:
Hiring Contact Information: 
Ms. Patricia Fleming -

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