SL187452-Fall 2021-HUMN/ITAL*3800*01 Italian Heritage and Digital Applications

Sessional Lecturer Work Assignment
Sessional Lecturer, Unit 2
Academic Unit: 
School of Languages and Literatures
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: 
HUMN/ITAL*3800*01
Course Name: 
Italian Heritage and Digital Applications
Course Format: 
In-Class
Course Description: 
See Course Calendar
Other Course Description or Assignment Information: 
“Should conditions change and requirements are placed on the University and its employees by public health bodies, local, provincial, and federal governments, courses posted as ‘In-Class’ may have to switch to an alternative delivery format (see https://opened.uoguelph.ca/academic-continuity). By applying to this work assignment, you are agreeing to fulfill the duties in the mode of delivery posted and switch as required. The University’s COVID-19 website provides important information about campus protocols and guidelines for those working on campus.”
Projected Class Enrolment: 
25 (HUMN*3800) and up to 10 for ITAL*3800
Anticipated Duties and Responsibilities
Anticipated Duties and Responsibilities: 
Orientation-Training
Office Hours
Preparation
Student Consultation
Lecturing
Email Correspondence/Monitoring
Invigilating Exams
Grading
Other Duties (specified below)
Other Duties Described: 
Preparation and submission of Incomplete Coursework Form (ICF) for any student(s) who have not completed the final exam. In such cases a deferred exam (in hard copy as well as electronic format) should be provided to SOLAL’s Academic Program Assistant, Flora Laird at flaird@uoguelph.ca
Qualifications
Required Qualifications
Degree: 
Masters 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: 
Knowledge of Italian heritage, Italian-Canadian culture and migration; ability to work with Digital Humanities tools and applications. *** successful teaching of Italian heritage courses at college or university level *** Knowledge of experiential learning expectations and goals
Preferred Qualifications
Degree: 
PhD related to field
Prior Teaching Experience: 
Successful teaching related to field at college or university level.
Specific Preferred competence, capability, skill and ability related to course content: 
Knowledge of Italian heritage, Italian-Canadian culture and migration; ability to work with Digital Humanities tools and applications. *** successful teaching of Italian heritage courses at college or university level *** Familiarity with CourseLink technology for course management
Days Required and Wages
Days and Times Required: 
Lecture HUMN*3800 scheduled for Tuesday at 7:00pm (3hrs) *** “Please note that HUMN*3800/ITAL*3800 meets three hours a week in English instruction and one hour a week in Italian instruction, schedule for the Italian instruction to be determined with the students. The Italian-instruction hour is a component of this course, reviewing the same content in Italian with any students requiring this advanced language component for their degree, usually just a few. You must be able and prepared to teach it should there be students enrolled requiring it. The extra 12 hours will be compensated at the schedule B rate of $45.79/hr.”
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): 
Tuesday, August 10, 2021
Posting Email Contact: 
postappl@uoguelph.ca
Hiring Contact Information: 
Applications must be submitted ON-LINE ONLY, using this hiring system. If you have any questions, please contact: Dr. Margot Irvine, Director, School of Languages and Literatures – mirvine@uoguelph.ca OR Administrative Assistant Angelina Candotti at candotti@uoguelph.ca

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SL work assignments are unionized with CUPE3913 and their terms and conditions of work are covered by the Unit 2 Collective Agreement between the University and CUPE 3913 (email contact: president@cupe3913.on.ca)