Full-Time Professor, Aircraft Maintenance Technician

of Applied Arts and Technology
1385 Woodroffe Avenue
Ottawa, Ontario
K2G 1V8
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Full-Time Professor, Aircraft Maintenance Technician

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Department: Mechanical & Transportation Technology (Houman Hanachi)

Position Type: Full-Time Academic

Scheduled Weekly Hours: 44

Anticipated Start Date: August 26, 2024

Posting Information

Employees who are internal candidates, as defined by the Academic Collective Agreement, will be given first consideration.

Posting Closing Date: June 2, 2024

Please note: jobs are posted until 11:59 pm on the job closing date.

Job Description:

Salary Range: $73,079 to $126,689 per annum (effective October 1st, 2023), established in terms of relevant educational qualifications and experience. The College also offers a complete range of fringe benefits.

Under the direction of the Chair, Mechanical and Transportation Technology, the Professor, is responsible for facilitating and guiding learning and providing an effective learning environment for all students. The incumbent will be assigned to develop and teach courses in the field of Aircraft Maintenance. The professional responsibilities include:


The design/revision/updating of courses, including:

consulting with program and course administrators and other faculty members, advisory committees and a variety of potential employers and students

defining learning outcomes and evaluating and validating these outcomes

specifying and approving learning approaches, necessary resources, etc.

incorporating educational technologies to meet the learning needs of 21st Century students

reviewing and revising curriculum and participating in professional development activities during non-teaching periods


The teaching of assigned courses, including:

delivery of regularly scheduled instruction in the Fall, Winter, or Summer terms in home department or across departments

ensuring student awareness of course learning outcomes and evaluation techniques

providing tutoring and academic advising for students both in and out of class

providing a learning environment which makes effective use of available resources including educational technologies

evaluating student progress/achievement and assuming responsibility for the overall assessment of the student’s work within assigned courses

the development and creation of a learning environment that is conducive to success for all students


The provision of academic leadership, including:

Practical lab Maintenance Procedures courses that take place at the Canadian Air and Space Museum are taught by multiple professors. The incumbent will be the lead professor for the maintenance procedure courses.

The incumbent shall provide the leadership and coordination for the practical labs associated with the Maintenance Procedures courses that take place at the Canadian Air and Space Museum. The responsibilities include but are not limited to:

scheduling and coordination of all labs;

production of the master schedule;

scheduling of relevant associated activities as per the Master Lesson Plans and master schedule;

post semester curriculum review for each course;

coordination of the work shadowing activities;

coordination of written technical projects;

coordination of industry visits and briefings;

supervision of the student snag teams;

RFC (Rockcliffe Flying Club) run-up coordination;

Supporting the student employment center of the college for the program;

delivery of specific maintenance topics;

coordination of piston test cells and turbine run-up activities;

providing guidance to students, to instructors, and to part-time professors relative to the professor’s teaching assignments

engaging in a level of scholarship, research, and creative activities

participating in the work of curriculum and other consultative committees, and departmental/faculty meetings

liaising with community members, engaging in program, Department, School or Faculty, and College promotion

remaining current in the field of study and maintain awareness of emerging trends and practices related to teaching and learning in higher education

modeling the College values – Caring. Learning. Integrity. Respect.


Required Qualifications:

Licensed AME (M) or DND AVN QL6A qualifications is required. A Bachelor’s Degree or an Advanced Diploma in a related field of study would be an asset;

Minimum 2 years of teaching experience, or equivalent, preferably in a postsecondary setting;

Minimum 5 years practical experience related to the field of the position;

Demonstrated knowledge and experience in the use of educational technologies;

Experience in the development and delivery of hybrid and online curriculum is considered an asset;

Demonstrated provision of academic leadership considered a strong asset. Examples include but are not limited to providing guidance to colleagues and instructors, being actively involved in curriculum development or program renewal, participating in continued efforts to improve the quality of instruction offered to learners, and serving as program coordinator, academic advisor or curriculum administrator;

Demonstrated commitment to continued learning in teaching and curriculum development is considered a strong asset. Examples include, but are not limited to, completion of training programs, participating at teaching and learning conferences, and/or more extensive training such as the Teaching Adult Lifelong Learners certificate program or other postsecondary programs in education;

Highly effective communication, presentation, and organizational skills;

Demonstrated skill in Algonquin College’s preferred teaching competencies as set out in the professor of the 21st Century document: http://www.algonquincollege.com/pd/prof ... t-century/

Evidence of commitment to the success of all learners.

This position is subject to the terms of the Academic Collective Agreement:
https://www.algonquincollege.com/hr/fil ... rent_E.pdf

*This vacancy is for P02305

Algonquin College values diversity and is an equal opportunity employer. We offer an inclusive work environment and encourage applications from all qualified individuals. If you require accommodation during the recruitment process please contact the Human Resources department at humanresources@algonquincollege.com. While we thank all those who apply, only those to be interviewed will be contacted.

Please apply for this position at: https://algonquincollege.wd3.myworkdayj ... an_R164728
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