Job Title: APAG Mini-Conference Liaison/Coordinator

Full Time/Part Time: Part Time – 1/4 of Full Time      

Regular/Temporary: Temporary

Posting Type: Internal

Department/Program: Academic Plan Action Groups

Description of Position:  

The successful individual will plan and implement the second annual Academic Plan Action Groups’ (APAG) Mini-Conference, acting as a liaison for the APAGs Conference Advisory committee, in close collaboration with the Educational Development Coordinator.  Tasks include:

  • Proposing and managing the conference budget, ensuring effective use of resources
  • In consultation with the APAGs Conference Advisory committee, planning and scheduling conference workshops and events congruent with the conference theme and appropriate for faculty and instructional employees
  • Securing facilitators, speakers, and appropriate facilities & rooms, and managing the logistics of food, refreshments, etc.
  • In collaboration with Communications & Marketing, and the EDC, marketing and promoting the event to the College community
  • Managing event registrations
  • Maintaining collegial working relationships.

 Required Qualifications: 

  • Masters Degree
  • Understanding of the priorities and goals of Langara’s Academic Plan
  • Knowledge of the organization and culture of Langara and experience working with faculty across instructional departments

 Preferred experience

  • 5 years post-secondary instructional experience
  • Experience developing and implementing workshops for post-secondary faculty and instructional employees
  • Experience working in cross-disciplinary committees in an academic environment

Length of appointment: to December 31 2017

Start Date: ASAP

Salary Range: Salary placement is on Langara instructors’ salary scale in accordance with qualifications and experience.

Employee Group: LFA

Application Information: Please forward your resume and cover letter, no later than 4:30pm of the closing date to “Apply Here”..

Competition No.: F057-17

Deadline: September 01, 2017

We thank you for your interest and advise that only those shortlisted will be contacted. Langara is committed to enhancing our diverse workforce.

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