SL187293-Fall 2021-LARC*6610 Research Methods

Sessional Lecturer Work Assignment
Sessional Lecturer, Unit 2
Academic Unit: 
School of Env. Design and Rural Dev.
Semester(s) of Assignment(s): 
Fall 2021
Number of Available Work Assignment(s) / Sections: 
1
Level of Work Assignment(s): 
1
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: 
No
Course Details
Course Number: 
LARC*6610
Course Name: 
Research Methods
Course Format: 
Other
Course Description: 
See Course Calendar
Other Course Description or Assignment Information: 
An introduction to a broad array of research methods as they apply to landscape planning and design, with a focus on the connections between research and design. Emphasis is on developing foundations for the creation of appropriate research questions.
Projected Class Enrolment: 
15
Anticipated Duties and Responsibilities
Anticipated Duties and Responsibilities: 
Office Hours
Preparation
Student Consultation
Lecturing
Email Correspondence/Monitoring
Conducting Labs/Seminars
Grading
Other Duties Described: 
IMPORTANT NOTE REGARDING FALL 2021 WORK ASSIGNMENTS AND COURSE DELIVERY: When applying for this work assignment, please be aware that this course may be offered in an Alternative Delivery format. 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: https://opened.uoguelph.ca/student-resources/Universal-Instructional-Design). Course learning activities and assessments are to be created to easily accommodate the alternative delivery method. Submission of a final and deferred exam, if applicable, is to be given to the department ahead of the exam period. Plan to offer the final exam in a modified format, if applicable. Please contact Sean Kelly, Director of SEDRD (sean.kelly@uoguelph.ca) should you like to discuss the options for the delivery of this course prior to making an application.
Qualifications
Required Qualifications
Degree: 
PhD related to field
Prior Teaching Experience: 
Successful teaching related to field at college or university level
Required competence, capability, skill and ability related to course content: 
Demonstrated familiarity or experience in research, including establishment of research purposes, design of research project, execution of research methods, analysis of results (represented as quantities and qualities), and reporting of research in scholarly venues.
Days Required and Wages
Days and Times Required: 
Wednesdays 13:30 - 16:30
Period of the Work Agreement (Start Date and End Date): 
September 7, 2021 to December 24, 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, July 28, 2021
Posting Email Contact: 
edrdpost@uoguelph.ca
Hiring Contact Information: 
Jennifer McCreary - Administrative Officer, School of Environmental Design and Rural Development - Address: 102A Landscape Architecture Building, University of Guelph, Guelph, ON N1G 2W1 - Phone: (519) 824-4120 x53353 - Email: mccrearj@uoguelph.ca

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