Positions Available -- Forestry Instructors

Weixing.Tan at GPRC.AB.CA Weixing.Tan at GPRC.AB.CA
Wed Jan 21 17:18:02 EST 1998


POSITIONS AVAILABLE:
Full- and Part-time Forestry Instructors to teach 
Degree courses for the Bachelor of Applied Forest
Resource Management Program
at Grande Prairie Regional College.

This is a four-year Degree Program
and combines classroom and practical
experience. This unique program is
developed to meet Forest Industry
needs for trained professionals in
Forest Resource Management.

One of the positions may include Co-
ordination duties for the Program. 
Co-ordination duties will include:
the hiring of instructors;
curriculum development; arranging
work experience for students;
advisory committee meetings; and
promoting and establishing
recognition of the Bachelor of
Applied Forest Resource Management
Program with forestry associations
within Alberta and Canada.

COURSES OF INSTRUCTION:
Depending upon your expertise, one or
more of the following areas:  dendrology,
soils, mensuration and photogrammetry,
plant physiology,  forest
management, forest engineering
principles, forest ecosystem
management, forest policy and
regulation, GIS,
entomology/pathology, and forest
fire management.

Applicants with expertise in forest
management, forest economics, forest
policy and regulation, GIS,
mensuration and photogrammetry, and
forest engineering/harvesting, and
forest fire management are
particularly encouraged to apply.

QUALIFICATIONS:
A relevant Master's Degree in
Forestry, teaching experience at the
post-secondary level, and previous
work experience in the Forest
Industry are required.  A Ph.D. in
Forestry is preferred.

Full-time positions will begin
August 15, 1998.  They are renewable
subject to favorable evaluation. 
Part-time positions will be as
follows: Fall Semester - September 1
to December 31, 1998; Winter
Semester - January 2 to May 7, 1999.

Grande Prairie Regional College
offers an attractive remuneration
package.

APPLICATIONS:
Submit your resume including names
of 3 references by 4:30 p.m. 
February 2, 1998, to:

     Human Resources, Grande Prairie
     Regional College
     10726 - 106 Avenue, Grande
     Prairie AB   T8V 4C4    FAX#:
     (403) 539-2854

The selection process will continue until 
the positions are filled.

For information on Grande Prairie
Regional College visit our Internet
Homepage at http://www.gprc.ab.ca. 
Applications are currently not
accepted through the Internet.

We thank all applicants for their
interest.  Only those applicants who
are under consideration will be
contacted.

GRANDE PRAIRIE REGIONAL COLLEGE:
Located in Northwestern Alberta, the
City of Grande Prairie is a dynamic,
growing community of 31,000 people. 
As a regional centre for education,
agriculture, oil and gas, and forest
industries, the City has an
intimate, friendly atmosphere,
offering exceptional cultural and
recreational facilities and
services.

Grande Prairie Regional College is a
student-focused institution,
providing career, technical,
university transfer and degree
completion programs, as well as a
wide variety of non-credit programs
to both full- and part-time
students.  Our Graduates have
established our reputation for
excellence in these programs.  As a
cultural, business and educational
centre of Northwestern Alberta,
Grande Prairie offers exceptional
facilities and services.




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