Trinity Western University invites applications for the position of Vice Provost Teaching & Learning.
Since it was founded in 1962, Trinity Western has been a leader for Christian liberal studies in Canada. Recognized for quality, TWU has received more consecutive A+ rankings for Quality of Teaching and Learning than any other Canadian university, holds four Canada Research Chairs, and wins national championships in U SPORTS. More importantly, lives are changed at TWU through its whole-person, Christ-centred approach to education. With a wide array of undergraduate, graduate, and adult degree-completion programs, TWU equips leaders of character and competence to make a positive impact in the lives of others. TWU is a member of Universities Canada. For more information about Trinity Western University see www.twu.ca.
The Vice Provost Teaching & Learning will assist the Provost in the oversight and advancement of teaching and learning strategies that support the achievement of the University’s Student Learning Outcomes (SLO’s), the professional learning and development of faculty, and ongoing research into teaching and learning in higher education. His/her role will include providing inspirational and visionary leadership for innovative teaching/learning. To be successful in this role, s/he will possess the commitment, personal characteristics, insights and abilities, not only of a master teacher, but also those of an effective administrator, organizational leader and representative of the University’s mission both internally and externally.
Additionally, the successful candidate will be able to demonstrate excellence in leadership and supervision as well as administrative interpersonal and communication skills. Demonstrating superior abilities in planning, prioritizing, and decision-making with an academic setting, the candidate must also be able to demonstrate the ability to be mission-focused yet flexible and to work diligently and effectively under financial, time and schedule pressures within a collegial setting.
Preferred candidates will hold an earned doctorate (or equivalent), have an outstanding record of teaching at the post-secondary level, and at least five years of teaching/learning administrative experience. Candidates must possess the ability to meet criteria for tenure and promotion with at the Associate professor level or above.
Interested candidates are required to complete the on-line application at this link. Please provide a curriculum vitae as well as verification of doctoral (or terminal) degree. Applications will be reviewed until the position is filled. A complete Position Description is available upon request (email@example.com). More information regarding academics at Trinity Western University may be found here.
Trinity Western University encourages applications from all eligible candidates who are able to commit to TWU’s mission, values, Statement of Faithand Community Covenant. We do not discriminate, contrary to law, on the basis of any applicable prohibited ground of discrimination. We particularly invite applications from women, persons with disabilities, visible minorities, and indigenous people. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority.
Trinity Western University is located on the traditional and ancestral territory of the Sto:lo people.
About Trinity Western University
Established in 1962, Trinity Western University (TWU) is a fully accredited institution and a member of the Association of Universities and Colleges of Canada since 1984. Trinity Western offers 42 undergraduate and 18 graduate degree programs. More importantly, lives are changed at TWU through its whole-person, Christ-centred approach to education. With a wide array of programs, TWU equips leaders of character and competence to make a positive impact in the lives of others.Submit your resume and cover letter online at:http://www.twu.ca/human-resources/join-us/faculty-positions