Philosophy Instructor (Part-Time Studies)

British Columbia Institute of Technology (BCIT) - Burnaby, BC (10 months ago)

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BCIT’s School of Computing and Academic Studies is seeking a qualified Philosophy Instructor for the Department of Liberal Studies. The Instructor will teach applied ethics, or health ethics, to students enrolled in BCIT degree programs.

LIBS 7002 is an applied ethics course for students enrolled in baccalaureate degree programs. The course canvasses a range of issues relevant to careers in areas such as accounting, architectural science, business administration, biotechnology, civil engineering, computer systems, construction management, electronics, environmental engineering, environmental health, forensic investigation, geomatics/GIS, management, manufacturing, nursing and radiation therapy. LIBS 7021 is a health ethics course, primarily for students enrolled in nursing degree programs.

Duties & Responsibilities

A generous Total Compensation package which may include a competitive pension plan.
Professional Development Funds and opportunities for career development.
Tuition waivers for BCIT courses.
Subsidized parking and fitness facilities.


Successful post-secondary teaching experience, including teaching diverse student populations.
Minimum five years of relevant experience.
PhD in philosophy, with a background in ethics, informal logic and practical reasoning.
Excellent communication, interpersonal, collaboration, problem solving and organizational skills.
Computer skills (MS Office, use of e-mail, use of internet); experience with D2L an asset.

Salary Range $64.64 to $96.97 per hour. Inclusive of vacation and holiday pay.
Additional Salary Information

Salary prorated based on percentage and term of appointment. Salary based on education, experience and placement criteria as outlined in the Collective Agreement.

Position Details

Posting Category Part-time Studies Faculty
School/Service Area SCAS Academic Studies
Campus Location Burnaby campus
Bargaining Unit BCIT Faculty and Staff Association (FSA)
Job Status Part-Time Studies
Full-Time/Part-Time Part-Time
Number of Vacancies 1
Anticipated Start Date 05/26/2020
Anticipated End Date 08/14/2020
Competition Information

Competition Number 20FSA103
Competition Open Date 01/29/2020
Competition Close Date
Open Until Filled? Yes
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