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Teaching Fellow Position Available – Fall Term 2015 – CISC490

Topics in Computing Science: Innovation and Entrepreneurship
CISC 490/3.0
School of Computing
Queen’s University, Kingston, ON CAN K7L 2N8

The School of Computing at Queen’s University invites applications from suitably qualified candidates interested in teaching a course in Topics in Computing Science: Innovation and Entrepreneurship ( CISC 490/3.0 ). This is an on-campus, advance course with an expected enrolment of ~15 students. Candidates must be enrolled in a M.Sc. or PhD programme, and teaching experience preferably at the University level in Computer Science. This is a fall term appointment for the period September 1, 2015 to December 31, 2015, with classes in session from September 14, 2015 to December 14, 2015 .

The University invites applications from all qualified individuals. Queen’s University is committed to employment equity and diversity in the workplace and welcomes applications from women, visible minorities, aboriginal people, persons with disabilities, and persons of any sexual orientation or gender identity. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority.

Teaching Assistants and Teaching Fellows at Queen’s University are governed by the Collective Agreement between the Public Service Alliance of Canada (PSAC) and the University.  A candidate qualified to teach may be considered for appointment to a Teaching Fellow position as defined by the Collective Agreement for Graduate Teaching Assistants and Teaching Fellows at Queen’s University between PSAC and Queen’s University.  Remuneration will be in accordance with the Collective Agreement, and appointments are subject to funding or enrolment criteria.

Applications should include a complete and current curriculum vitae, and a short note or email from at least one referee, normally their supervisor, as well as any other relevant materials the candidate wishes to submit for consideration such as a teaching dossier or student evaluations, etc. Please arrange to have applications and supporting documentation sent directly to:

Dr Selim Akl, Director
School of Computing
Queen’s University
Kingston Ontario Canada K7L 2N8

Applications will be received until February 5, 2015.  Review of applications will commence shortly thereafter, and the final appointment is subject to budgetary approval. Additional information about the School of Computing can be found at http://www.cs.queensu.ca


CISC-490/3.0   Topics in Computing Science: Innovation and Entrepreneurship

This interdisciplinary course provides an overview of the essential steps involved in starting and running your own business. Students from science, engineering, business and the creative arts will work together in teams to develop a product concept to meet a defined customer need, then develop a business case that they will present and be evaluated on. External speakers drawn from local and regional start-up companies, government agencies, and business associations will not only cover the various aspects of the business plan (target market potential, competition, pricing, financial model, financing, marketing plan, operating plan, company structure, etc.) but will also share their start-up stories, and become mentors to the student teams. The course is open to fourth-year students who are highly motivated to start their own businesses.

Posted: January 23/2015

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Term Adjunct Position Available – Fall Term 2015 – CISC 490

Topics in Computing Science: Innovation and Entrepreneurship
CISC 490 3.0
School of Computing
Queen’s University, Kingston, ON CAN K7L 2N8

 

The School of Computing at Queen’s University invites applications from suitably qualified candidates interested in teaching a course in Topics in Computing Science: Innovation and Entrepreneurship CISC 490/3.0 . This is an on-campus, advance lecture course with an expected enrolment of ~15 students. Candidates should have a M.Sc. or Ph.D, and teaching experience at the University level in Computing. This is a fall term appointment for the period September 1, 2015 to December 31, 2015 with classes in session from September 14, 2015 to December 4, 2015.

The University invites applications from all qualified individuals. Queen’s University is committed to employment equity and diversity in the workplace and welcomes applications from women, visible minorities, aboriginal people, persons with disabilities, and persons of any sexual orientation or gender identity. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority.

Academic professionals at Queen’s University are governed by the Collective Agreement between the Queen’s University Faculty Association (QUFA) and the University, which is available on-line. A candidate qualified to teach may be considered for appointment to a Term Adjunct position as defined by the Collective Agreement for All Faculty, Librarians and Archivist between QUFA and Queen’s University. Remuneration will be in accordance with the Collective Agreement, and appointments are subject to funding or enrolment criteria. If a graduate student is teaching a course in a different discipline than they are registered, then they would be eligible for appointment as a Term Adjunct.

Applications should include a complete and current curriculum vitae, letters of reference from two (2) referees, and any other relevant materials the candidate wishes to submit for consideration such as a letter of intent, teaching dossier, etc. Please arrange to have applications and supporting letters sent directly to:


Dr. Selim Akl, Director

School of Computing
Queen’s University
Kingston Ontario Canada K7L 2N8

 

Applications will be received until February 5, 2015. Review of applications will commence shortly thereafter, and the final appointment is subject to budgetary approval. Additional information about the School of Computing can be found at http://www.cs.queensu.ca.


CISC-490*/3.0 Topics in Computing Science: Innovation and Entrepreneurship

This interdisciplinary course provides an overview of the essential steps involved in starting and running your own business. Students from science, engineering, business and the creative arts will work together in teams to develop a product concept to meet a defined customer need, then develop a business case that they will present and be evaluated on. External speakers drawn from local and regional start-up companies, government agencies, and business associations will not only cover the various aspects of the business plan (target market potential, competition, pricing, financial model, financing, marketing plan, operating plan, company structure, etc.) but will also share their start-up stories, and become mentors to the student teams. The course is open to fourth-year students who are highly motivated to start their own businesses.

Posted: January 23, 2015

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Teaching Fellow Position Available – Winter Term 2015 – CISC453

Topics in Artificial Intelligence – CISC 453/3.0
School of Computing
Queen’s University, Kingston, ON CAN K7L 2N8

The School of Computing at Queen’s University invites applications from suitably qualified candidates interested in teaching a course in Topics in Artificial Intelligence ( CISC 453/3.0 ). This is an on-campus, advance course with an expected enrolment of ~60 students. Candidates must be enrolled in a M.Sc. or PhD programme, and teaching experience preferably at the University level in Computer Science. This is a winter term appointment for the period January 1, 2016 to April 30, 2016, with classes in session from January 4, 2016 to April 1, 2016 .

The University invites applications from all qualified individuals. Queen’s University is committed to employment equity and diversity in the workplace and welcomes applications from women, visible minorities, aboriginal people, persons with disabilities, and persons of any sexual orientation or gender identity. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority.

Teaching Assistants and Teaching Fellows at Queen’s University are governed by the Collective Agreement between the Public Service Alliance of Canada (PSAC) and the University.  A candidate qualified to teach may be considered for appointment to a Teaching Fellow position as defined by the Collective Agreement for Graduate Teaching Assistants and Teaching Fellows at Queen’s University between PSAC and Queen’s University.  Remuneration will be in accordance with the Collective Agreement, and appointments are subject to funding or enrolment criteria.

Applications should include a complete and current curriculum vitae, and a short note or email from at least one referee, normally their supervisor, as well as any other relevant materials the candidate wishes to submit for consideration such as a teaching dossier or student evaluations, etc. Please arrange to have applications and supporting documentation sent directly to:

Dr Selim Akl, Director
School of Computing
Queen’s University
Kingston Ontario Canada K7L 2N8

Applications will be received until January 29, 2015.  Review of applications will commence shortly thereafter, and the final appointment is subject to budgetary approval. Additional information about the School of Computing can be found at http://www.cs.queensu.ca


CISC-453/3.0    Topics in Artificial Intelligence

Investigation of selected areas of artificial intelligence research. Possible topics include natural language understanding, computational perception, planning, learning, and neurocomputing.

Posted: January 15/2015

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Term Adjunct Position Available – Winter Term 2015 – CISC 453

Topics in Artificial Intelligence- CISC 453/3.0
School of Computing
Queen’s University, Kingston, ON CAN K7L 2N8

 

The School of Computing at Queen’s University invites applications from suitably qualified candidates interested in teaching a course in Topics in Artificial Intelligence CISC 453/3.0 . This is an on-campus, advance lecture course with an expected enrolment of ~60 students. Candidates should have a M.Sc. or Ph.D, and teaching experience at the University level in Computing. This is a winter term appointment for the period January 1, 2016 to April 30, 2016 with classes in session from January 4, 2016 to April 1, 2016.

The University invites applications from all qualified individuals. Queen’s University is committed to employment equity and diversity in the workplace and welcomes applications from women, visible minorities, aboriginal people, persons with disabilities, and persons of any sexual orientation or gender identity. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority.

Academic professionals at Queen’s University are governed by the Collective Agreement between the Queen’s University Faculty Association (QUFA) and the University, which is available on-line. A candidate qualified to teach may be considered for appointment to a Term Adjunct position as defined by the Collective Agreement for All Faculty, Librarians and Archivist between QUFA and Queen’s University. Remuneration will be in accordance with the Collective Agreement, and appointments are subject to funding or enrolment criteria. If a graduate student is teaching a course in a different discipline than they are registered, then they would be eligible for appointment as a Term Adjunct.

Applications should include a complete and current curriculum vitae, letters of reference from two (2) referees, and any other relevant materials the candidate wishes to submit for consideration such as a letter of intent, teaching dossier, etc. Please arrange to have applications and supporting letters sent directly to:


Dr. Selim Akl, Director

School of Computing
Queen’s University
Kingston Ontario Canada K7L 2N8

 

Applications will be received until January 29, 2015. Review of applications will commence shortly thereafter, and the final appointment is subject to budgetary approval. Additional information about the School of Computing can be found at http://www.cs.queensu.ca.


CISC-453*/3.0 Topics in Artificial Intelligence

Investigation of selected areas of artificial intelligence research. Possible topics include natural language understanding, computational perception, planning, learning, and neurocomputing.

Posted: January 15, 2015

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Teaching Fellow Position Available – Fall Term 2015 – CISC110

Elementary Computer Animation – CISC 110/3.0
School of Computing
Queen’s University, Kingston, ON CAN K7L 2N8

The School of Computing at Queen’s University invites applications from suitably qualified candidates interested in teaching a course in Elementary Computer Animation ( CISC 110/3.0 ). This is an on-campus, advance course with an expected enrolment of ~60 students. Candidates must be enrolled in a M.Sc. or PhD programme, and teaching experience preferably at the University level in Computer Science. This is a fall term appointment for the period September 1, 2015 to December 31, 2015, with classes in session from September 14, 2015 to December 14, 2015 .

The University invites applications from all qualified individuals. Queen’s University is committed to employment equity and diversity in the workplace and welcomes applications from women, visible minorities, aboriginal people, persons with disabilities, and persons of any sexual orientation or gender identity. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority.

Teaching Assistants and Teaching Fellows at Queen’s University are governed by the Collective Agreement between the Public Service Alliance of Canada (PSAC) and the University.  A candidate qualified to teach may be considered for appointment to a Teaching Fellow position as defined by the Collective Agreement for Graduate Teaching Assistants and Teaching Fellows at Queen’s University between PSAC and Queen’s University.  Remuneration will be in accordance with the Collective Agreement, and appointments are subject to funding or enrolment criteria.

Applications should include a complete and current curriculum vitae, and a short note or email from at least one referee, normally their supervisor, as well as any other relevant materials the candidate wishes to submit for consideration such as a teaching dossier or student evaluations, etc. Please arrange to have applications and supporting documentation sent directly to:

Dr Selim Akl, Director
School of Computing
Queen’s University
Kingston Ontario Canada K7L 2N8

Applications will be received until January 29, 2015.  Review of applications will commence shortly thereafter, and the final appointment is subject to budgetary approval. Additional information about the School of Computing can be found at http://www.cs.queensu.ca


CISC-110/3.0    Elementary Computer Animation

Introduction to tools and techniques for creating 2D computer animations. Introduction to animation software (e.g., Flash) and scripting languages (e.g., ActionScript). Involves a project in the student’s area of interest, such as fine art, education, or commerce.

Posted: January 15/2015

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Term Adjunct Position Available – Fall Term 2015 – CISC 110

Elementary Computer Animation- CISC 110 3.0
School of Computing
Queen’s University, Kingston, ON CAN K7L 2N8

 

The School of Computing at Queen’s University invites applications from suitably qualified candidates interested in teaching a course in Elementary Computer Animation CISC 110/3.0 . This is an on-campus, advance lecture course with an expected enrolment of ~60 students. Candidates should have a M.Sc. or Ph.D, and teaching experience at the University level in Computing. This is a fall term appointment for the period September 1, 2015 to December 31, 2015 with classes in session from September 14, 2015 to December 4, 2015.

The University invites applications from all qualified individuals. Queen’s University is committed to employment equity and diversity in the workplace and welcomes applications from women, visible minorities, aboriginal people, persons with disabilities, and persons of any sexual orientation or gender identity. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority.

Academic professionals at Queen’s University are governed by the Collective Agreement between the Queen’s University Faculty Association (QUFA) and the University, which is available on-line. A candidate qualified to teach may be considered for appointment to a Term Adjunct position as defined by the Collective Agreement for All Faculty, Librarians and Archivist between QUFA and Queen’s University. Remuneration will be in accordance with the Collective Agreement, and appointments are subject to funding or enrolment criteria. If a graduate student is teaching a course in a different discipline than they are registered, then they would be eligible for appointment as a Term Adjunct.

Applications should include a complete and current curriculum vitae, letters of reference from two (2) referees, and any other relevant materials the candidate wishes to submit for consideration such as a letter of intent, teaching dossier, etc. Please arrange to have applications and supporting letters sent directly to:


Dr. Selim Akl, Director

School of Computing
Queen’s University
Kingston Ontario Canada K7L 2N8

 

Applications will be received until January 29, 2015. Review of applications will commence shortly thereafter, and the final appointment is subject to budgetary approval. Additional information about the School of Computing can be found at http://www.cs.queensu.ca.


CISC-101*/3.0 Elementary Computer Animation

Introduction to tools and techniques for creating 2D computer animations. Introduction to animation software (e.g., Flash) and scripting languages (e.g., ActionScript). Involves a project in the student’s area of interest, such as fine art, education, or commerce.

Posted: January 15, 2015

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Teaching Fellow Position Available – Fall Term 2015 – CISC101

Elements of Computing Science – CISC 101/3.0
School of Computing
Queen’s University, Kingston, ON CAN K7L 2N8

The School of Computing at Queen’s University invites applications from suitably qualified candidates interested in teaching a course in Elements of Computing Science ( CISC 101/3.0 ). This is an on-campus, advance course with an expected enrolment of ~150 students. Candidates must be enrolled in a M.Sc. or PhD programme, and teaching experience preferably at the University level in Computer Science. This is a fall term appointment for the period September 1, 2015 to December 31, 2015, with classes in session from September 14, 2015 to December 14, 2015 .

The University invites applications from all qualified individuals. Queen’s University is committed to employment equity and diversity in the workplace and welcomes applications from women, visible minorities, aboriginal people, persons with disabilities, and persons of any sexual orientation or gender identity. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority.

Teaching Assistants and Teaching Fellows at Queen’s University are governed by the Collective Agreement between the Public Service Alliance of Canada (PSAC) and the University.  A candidate qualified to teach may be considered for appointment to a Teaching Fellow position as defined by the Collective Agreement for Graduate Teaching Assistants and Teaching Fellows at Queen’s University between PSAC and Queen’s University.  Remuneration will be in accordance with the Collective Agreement, and appointments are subject to funding or enrolment criteria.

Applications should include a complete and current curriculum vitae, and a short note or email from at least one referee, normally their supervisor, as well as any other relevant materials the candidate wishes to submit for consideration such as a teaching dossier or student evaluations, etc. Please arrange to have applications and supporting documentation sent directly to:

Dr Selim Akl, Director
School of Computing
Queen’s University
Kingston Ontario Canada K7L 2N8

Applications will be received until January 29, 2015.  Review of applications will commence shortly thereafter, and the final appointment is subject to budgetary approval. Additional information about the School of Computing can be found at http://www.cs.queensu.ca


CISC-101/3.0    Elements of Computing

Introduction to algorithms: their definition, design, coding, and execution on computers. Intended for students who have no programming experience. All or most assignment work will be completed during lab time.

Posted: January 15/2015

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Term Adjunct Position Available – Fall Term 2015 – CISC 101

Elements of Computing Science – CISC 101 3.0
School of Computing
Queen’s University, Kingston, ON CAN K7L 2N8

 

The School of Computing at Queen’s University invites applications from suitably qualified candidates interested in teaching a course in Elements of Computing Science CISC 101/3.0 . This is an on-campus, advance lecture course with an expected enrolment of ~150 students. Candidates should have a M.Sc. or Ph.D, and teaching experience at the University level in Computing. This is a fall term appointment for the period September 1, 2015 to December 31, 2015 with classes in session from September 14, 2015 to December 4, 2015.

The University invites applications from all qualified individuals. Queen’s University is committed to employment equity and diversity in the workplace and welcomes applications from women, visible minorities, aboriginal people, persons with disabilities, and persons of any sexual orientation or gender identity. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority.

Academic professionals at Queen’s University are governed by the Collective Agreement between the Queen’s University Faculty Association (QUFA) and the University, which is available on-line. A candidate qualified to teach may be considered for appointment to a Term Adjunct position as defined by the Collective Agreement for All Faculty, Librarians and Archivist between QUFA and Queen’s University. Remuneration will be in accordance with the Collective Agreement, and appointments are subject to funding or enrolment criteria. If a graduate student is teaching a course in a different discipline than they are registered, then they would be eligible for appointment as a Term Adjunct.

Applications should include a complete and current curriculum vitae, letters of reference from two (2) referees, and any other relevant materials the candidate wishes to submit for consideration such as a letter of intent, teaching dossier, etc. Please arrange to have applications and supporting letters sent directly to:


Dr. Selim Akl, Director

School of Computing
Queen’s University
Kingston Ontario Canada K7L 2N8

 

Applications will be received until January 29, 2015. Review of applications will commence shortly thereafter, and the final appointment is subject to budgetary approval. Additional information about the School of Computing can be found at http://www.cs.queensu.ca.


CISC-101*/3.0 Elements of Computing Science

Introduction to algorithms: their definition, design, coding, and execution on computers. Intended for students who have no programming experience. All or most assignment work will be completed during lab time.

Posted: January 15, 2015

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Employment Opportunities

The Department of Biomedical and Molecular Sciences and the School of Computing at Queen’s University invite applications for a Queen’s National Scholar (QNS) position in the area of Bioinformatics (systems biology, pharmacogenomics and large-scale biological data analytics) from outstanding scientists and educators with passion, energy, and a strong vision for innovative transdisciplinary research and education. This is a tenure-track or tenured appointment at the rank of Assistant or Associate Professor, with a preferred starting date of July 1, 2015, subject to budgetary approval. The successful candidate will hold a joint appointment in the two academic units. Further information on the Queen’s National Scholar Program can be found on the website of the Office of the Provost and Vice-Principal (Academic).

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Teaching Assistant Positions available for 2014-2015 in the School of Computing

The following Teaching Assistant Positions are available in the School of Computing for the 2014-2015 academic year.

To apply, please complete the Graduate or Undergraduate application forms as appropriate.

For more information please contact:

Debby Robertson
Graduate Program Assistant
School of Computing
Queen’s University

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