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Two (2) part-time Sessional Lecturer positions are available with the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at the University of British Columbia for the following courses in the 2016/17 Winter Term:
Design, analysis, and implementation of solutions in response to a real world computer or software engineering problem, provided by industry, research laboratories, or other suitable entities. Includes coverage of topics such as project management. The sessional instructor will be jointly responsible, along with several other ECE faculty members, for the teaching of these two Capstone Design Project courses.
Advanced project planning, cost estimation and scheduling. Project management tools. Factors influencing productivity and success. Productivity metrics. Analysis of options and risk. Tools. Case studies. The sessional instructor will have sole responsibility for the teaching of this course.
Candidates must have a PhD (or equivalent degree) in Computer Engineering or a closely related discipline. Excellent communication skills are required. Successful candidates are expected to have at least 8 years prior experience managing software projects. Preference will be given to candidates with prior experience teaching similar or related courses.
Please submit applications to jobs [at] ece [dot] ubc [dot] ca. Applicants should include a current curriculum vitae (detailing post-secondary teaching experience), a statement of teaching philosophy, and the names, addresses and contact information of three people who can be contacted as references. Please also specify the name(s) of the course(s) for which you are applying, or if you are applying for both courses.
All positions are subject to funding and will be governed by UBC’s Agreement on Conditions of Appointment for Sessional Faculty Members.
UBC hires on the basis of merit and is committed to employment equity. All qualified persons are encouraged to apply. We especially welcome applications from members of visible minority groups, women, Aboriginal persons, persons with disabilities, persons of minority sexual orientations and gender identities, and others with the skills and knowledge to engage productively with diverse communities. We encourage all qualified persons to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents of Canada will be given priority. Please indicate clearly on your application whether you are legally entitled to work in Canada.
Posting date: August 17, 2016
Closing date: August 31, 2016
A postdoctoral position is available in the SALT lab starting September 1, 2016 (negotiable). The term of the position is one year with a possible extension. Strong applicants are solicited in the broad areas of software engineering, software analysis and testing, bug prediction/detection/repair, web and mobile engineering, and software maintenance and evolution.
Applications for this position should: