SL294388-Fall 2024-BUS*4550*DE Applied Business Project

Sessional Lecturer Work Assignment
Sessional Lecturer, Unit 2
Academic Unit: 
Semester(s) of Assignment(s): 
Fall 2024
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: 
Course Details
Course Number: 
Course Name: 
Applied Business Project
Course Format: 
E-Learning (Online Asynchronous)
Course Description: 
See Course Calendar
Other Course Description or Assignment Information: 
Experiential Learning and Professional Reflection This experiential learning course is designed to develop students’ technical and enabling competencies in a real-world environment. Students enhance their learning from their personally secured non-coop employment, leadership, or volunteer experience via structured reflection activities. Students will identify key learning moments, develop critical reflection skills, and connect their practical experiences to their competency development. This course aims to foster a deeper understanding of transferable knowledge and skills gained through employment, sports, student leadership, and volunteer experiences. Students put theory into practice to prepare them for the workplace.
Projected Class Enrolment: 
Anticipated Duties and Responsibilities
Anticipated Duties and Responsibilities: 
Office Hours
Student Consultation
Email Correspondence/Monitoring
Conducting Labs/Seminars
TA Coordination Meetings
Invigilating Exams
Other Duties: 
Course Development
Required Qualifications
Masters related to field
CPA designation
Prior Teaching Experience: 
Successful teaching related to field at college or university level
Successfully taught and developed Distance Education Courses at University of Guelph
Required competence, capability, skill and ability related to course content: 
Please attach your up-to-date CV. Demonstrated excellence and innovation in university level teaching and student advising. Familiarity with University experiential learning criteria. Experience supervising and grading University of Guelph co-op placement students.
Days Required and Wages
Days and Times Required: 
Distance Education; Classes commence September 5th. Final Exam period December 2 - 13 and Grade Submission Period
Period of the Work Agreement (Start Date and End Date): 
September 3, 2024 to December 20, 2024
Wages (per semester, per full-load): 
minimum $8,519.05 (effective 2024/25)
Other Posting Information
Application Deadline (All postings will automatically expire at 11:59 pm on this day): 
Monday, June 24, 2024
Posting Email Contact:
Hiring Contact Information:; All applications and CVs must be submitted online via the University of Guelph Academic Staff Work Assignments TA website prior to the deadline

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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:

All applicants must be eligible to work in Canada specifically at the University of Guelph before applying for an academic work assignment. All successful applicants must reside in Ontario and must be able to attend on-campus in-person meetings as required