Part-Time Professor, Law Clerk

College Barrie Georgian College
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Position Title Part-time Professor, Law Clerk Competition # 333-19 Department Owen Sound Campus Campus Owen Sound Classification Academic Status Part-time Effective Date January 2020 Position Overview Reporting to the Dean, Owen Sound campus the incumbent develops and delivers courses in the Law Clerk Program. Courses may be scheduled and delivered during the day or evening. Specific duties include, but are not limited to: Duties and Responsibilities

 

  • Delivering courses in the Law Clerk program, including courses such as Civil Litigation and Estates Law
  • Developing and delivering appropriate curriculum to meet course objectives
  • Incorporating a variety of teaching / learning strategies to meet student needs
  • Evaluating student progress / achievement
  • Participating in program and college activities as required
  • Participating in program revision and renewal activities as required
  • Creating and maintaining a positive learning environment
Qualifications  
  • A Honours Bachelor degree, Bachelor of Laws or Juris Doctor, or Paralegal Post Grad Certificate
  • Licensed by the Law Society as a lawyer or paralegal
  • Experience in a law firm or government agency or industry with expertise in preparing and interpreting a wide variety of legal briefs and documents
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Commitment to life-long learning
  • Computer literacy: MS Office and legal databases
  • Proven ability to work in a team environment and to foster the same in students
  • Experience in some or all of the following is an asset: curriculum development, a variety of delivery strategies, adult learning methodologies, academic advising, and student success strategies
  • Teaching and Training Adults certification and / or experience in a teaching or training capacity is an asset
Posting Date 10/21/2019 Additional Information
The position will be open until filled.
 
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