Instructor – Information Technology

  • Full Time
  • Ottawa, ON
  • Applications have closed

Website Carleton School of Information Technology

About the Position

  • Field of Specialization: Web Project Management
  • Academic Unit: School of Information Technology
  • Category of Appointment: Preliminary (Confirmation-Track)
  • Rank/Position Title: Instructor
  • Start Date: July 1st, 2023
  • Closing Date: January 16th, 2023

The School of Information Technology invites applications from qualified candidates for a preliminary appointment in Web Project Management at the rank of Instructor beginning July 1, 2023.

Candidates should have a broad expertise in web design and development, but we are especially interested in candidates with expertise that meets the School of Information Technology’s teaching needs. Candidates should be proficient in full-stack web development, web design, database design, and project management. They should be capable of teaching modern web development languages and frameworks such as HTML5, CSS, JavaScript, SQL, PHP, Python, Node, JQuery, Angular, and React. Familiarity with various project management styles such as Waterfall, Agile, Scrum, Kanban, and others is required. Candidates must have demonstrated familiarity with current web accessibility standards.

The successful candidate will be expected to: (i) teach courses that are integral to the successful functioning of the school at the undergraduate level, (ii) develop new and revise existing courses; and (iii) assist in the administration of the School’s ongoing activities.

To see the full position posting, please visit Carleton University’s Deputy Provost’s website at

We encourage applications from candidates from groups underrepresented in Information Technology with experience in mentoring students from such groups.

About the Academic Unit
The School of Information Technology is home to 17 top-performing full-time faculty members and offers PhD, Master’s, and Bachelor’s degrees in Information Technology. The Bachelor of Information Technology degree covers four distinct programs: Interactive Multimedia & Design, Network Technology, Optical Systems & Sensors, and Information Resource Management; providing an innovative mix of courses drawing on a variety of disciplines and combining a strong foundation in academic theory with hands-on training. The graduate programs provide a framework to study and conduct research on all aspects of digital media, networking, and data science. Further information on the programs and the School of Information Technology can be obtained from the school’s website:

A graduate degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Information Technology, or related discipline, is preferred. Applicants with an undergraduate degree in one of these disciplines plus suitable professional experience (e.g., in web development and/or project management) will also receive serious consideration. Strong evidence of effective undergraduate teaching is an asset.

Application Instructions
Applications must be sent electronically to in one single PDF file which includes the following:

  • A curriculum vitae
  • Cover letter
  • Statement of teaching interests/experience
  • Contact information for three references

Please provide a statement that identifies your strengths in advancing equity, diversity, and inclusion in your discipline and on campus as well as your future plans.

Please indicate in your application if you are currently legally eligible to work in Canada.

About Carleton University
Located in Ottawa, Carleton is an innovative teaching and research institution with a tradition of leading change. Internationally recognized academics, staff, and researchers engage more than 31,000 students in over 100 programs of study. Carleton has long been known for promoting research excellence and connectedness and is involved in partnerships around the globe. With strong leadership, it enjoys a healthy financial position and our proximity to government and cultural institutions, media, and a thriving knowledge economy make Carleton and Ottawa a great place to work, learn, and live. Our picturesque campus is fully accessible and, along with award-winning student services, Carleton’s Paul Menton Centre for Students with Disabilities has been heralded as the gold standard for disability support services in Canada. Learn more about our university and the city of Ottawa.

Carleton University is committed to fostering diversity within its community as a source of excellence, cultural enrichment, and social strength. We welcome those who would contribute to the further diversification of our university including, but not limited to: women; visible minorities; First Nations, Inuit and Métis peoples; persons with disabilities; and persons of any sexual orientation, gender identity

and/or expression. Furthermore, Carleton understands that career paths vary and interruptions will not prejudice the assessment process.

We invite you to review our revitalized Indigenous strategy, Kinàmàgawin and visit our Department of Equity and Inclusive Communities for information about our commitment to leadership in the areas of equity, diversity, and inclusion.

Accessibility is a university strategic priority and applicants selected for an interview who require accommodations are invited to contact the Chair as soon as possible to ensure that appropriate arrangements may be made.

All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority. All positions are subject to budgetary approval.

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