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Posted on Monday, 2 December, 2013
Student Position Date of Posting:  Dec 2 2013 Student Holiday Break Programmer Residence Services / International Relations - Ancillary Services Competition Number:  117S13

 Ancillary Services and the International Relations Office are looking for a Holiday Break Programmer for December 2013 – January 2014.
The incumbent must work with the Residence Life Coordinator, International Student Advisor, Manager of Residence Services, and other university staff in creating a social and supportive environment during the holiday break and with the January 2014 international new student arrival.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

• Planning and implementing a calendar of activities throughout the holiday break - schedule of activities to be posted before the end exams
• Advertise and participate in planned activities...

Posted on Friday, 29 November, 2013
Student Position Date of Posting:  Nov 29 2013 Student Research Assistant Department of History Competition Number:  118S13

 Applications are invited for two student research assistant positions in Canadian Confederaton history with Dr. Edward MacDonald.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

The students who are hired will conduct on-line and on-site archival searches for primary documents pertaining to Canadian Confederation in 1864-1867, with a view to creating web-site resources for the Guardians of Confederation conference scheduled for autumn 2014. To this end, they will communicate with archivists about document holdings, order material on inter-library loan, photocopy, organise, and file. They will also compile published transcriptions of primary documents and seek permissions from copyright holders for material that might be...

Posted on Wednesday, 27 November, 2013
Student Position Date of Posting:  Dec 11 2013 Research Assistants(Reposted - extended closing) Tourism Research Centre - School of Business (Multiple Part Time Positions)(Reposted - extended closing) Competition Number:  116S13

 The Tourism Research Centre (TRC), housed in the School of Business Administration on the UPEI campus, is an independent body providing timely, accurate and professional research on the tourism industry. From December 2013 to April 2014, the TRC requires vibrant individuals who will serve as Research Assistants.

RESPONSIBILITIES:
The Research Assistants will be primarily involved in field work collecting attendee contact information onsite at events that are part of the PEI 2014 celebrations (New Year’s Eve celebration and East Coast Music Association Awards). Research Assistants may also...

Posted on Thursday, 21 November, 2013
Student Position Date of Posting:  Nov 21 2013 Student Assistants Department of Sociology and Anthropology Competition Number:  114S13

 RESPONSIBILITIES:

The Department of Sociology & Anthropology is seeking enthusiastic and dedicated students who excel in their UPEI studies in Sociology to work as Student Assistants in two sections of Sociology 101, ‘Introduction to Sociology I’, for the Fall 2013 semester.

QUALIFICATIONS:

• Major in Sociology or a combined major in Sociology & Anthropology
• One reference from a UPEI professor
• Excellent communication skills
• Some familiarity with computer software such as spreadsheets or Moodle
• Ability to work one-on-one with no supervision
• Must be able to work well with...

Posted on Thursday, 21 November, 2013
Student Position Date of Posting:  Nov 21 2013 Student Mentor Webster Academic Centre - The Writing Centre Competition Number:  115S13

 The Writing Centre is looking for students to work as Student Mentors to work up to 10 hours per week during the school year, with time off during exam periods. Some weekend and evening hours are required. We are interested in students with strong writing skills and a passion for writing, and also students from a range of disciplines, including business and the sciences. Second language experience is an asset.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Writing Centre Student Mentors primarily work one-on-one with undergraduate students to help them become more proficient writers and critical thinkers. Mentors are also expected to maintain the Writing Lounge, visit classrooms to promote the Writing Centre, and...

Posted on Thursday, 21 November, 2013
Sessional Opening Date of Posting:  Nov 21 2013 Sessional Lecturers Faculty of Education Winter 2014 Competition Number:  90SI13

 The Faculty of Education at the University of Prince Edward Island has an opening for a sessional instructor to teach the following course in Winter 2014 Session.
THE OFFERING OF THESE COURSES IS CONDITIONAL PENDING FINAL ENROLMENT NUMBERS. ALL SESSIONAL COURSES ARE SUBJECT TO FINAL BUDGETARY AND ADMINISTRATIVE APPROVALS.
WINTER 2014

ED 447 SCIENCE METHODS II

This course examines the development, nature, and limitations of science and technology; the role of science and technology in society; and the teaching of science and technology in the schools. Time is devoted to an...

Posted on Friday, 15 November, 2013

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Posted on Thursday, 14 November, 2013
Student Position Date of Posting:  Nov 14 2013 Student Coordinator, 2014 AVC Vet Camp Office of the Dean - Atlantic Veterinary College Competition Number:  113S13

 RESPONSIBILITIES:

The Student Coordinator will assist in coordinating, planning and scheduling all activities for the Dr. Tim Ogilvie AVC Vet Camp 2014 (AVC Vet Camp) in consultation with AVC staff and faculty. The Student Coordinator will also play a key role in communicating with camp participants and their parents, and will be responsible for the day-to-day operations of AVC Vet Camp when in progress. The Student Coordinator will assist in the evaluation of the program. Although AVC Vet Camp will be the student’s main priority, the Coordinator will also be required to assist in the planning of other events including the AVC-CVMA Bluecoat Welcome Ceremony...

Posted on Thursday, 7 November, 2013
Student Position Date of Posting:  Dec 6 2013 Student Research Assistant (reposted) Faculty of Science Competition Number:  112S13

 A student research assistant, under the supervision of Dr. Jason Pearson (Chemistry) and Dr. Debbie MacLellan (Interim Dean of Science), is required to assist in the collection of data for a research project on assessing the attitudes of secondary students toward university scholarship and research.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

• Conduct and record interviews with Prince Edward Island high school students and teachers
• Transcribe the interviews
• Assist with data analysis

QUALIFICATIONS:

• The ideal candidate will be a graduate student who has taken a course in qualitative research methods however, a senior undergraduate student will be...

Posted on Monday, 4 November, 2013
Student Position Date of Posting:  Nov 4 2013 International Student Internship (2) Department of Biology and School of Nursing Competition Number:  111S13

 The School of Nursing and Department of Biology are seeking applications from nursing students and biology students to assist with a research project in Kenya to take place from the last week of April to the beginning of June in 2014. This project is financed by the International Development Research Centre.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

This project will address two themes that are strongly interconnected – children’s health and environment.

The project objectives are to:
1) examine and better understand possible relationships between childhood respiratory illnesses and (a) the child’s immediate environment and (b) other health conditions...

Posted on Monday, 4 November, 2013
Sessional Opening Date of Posting:  Nov 4 2013 Sessional Lecturer School of Nursing Winter 2014 Competition Number:  88SI13

 The School of Nursing at the University of Prince Edward Island requires a sessional instructor, pending budgetary approval, for the following course which will be offered in the winter semester, 2014:.

N313 Developing Partnerships with Clients in the Community

This undergraduate course focuses on promoting and maintaining health and providing support and assistance to individuals, families and groups in the home and community. Students work in situations of increasing complexity, assessing health, providing and evaluating interventions, and building partnerships and supportive relationships. Students become more aware of community...

Posted on Monday, 4 November, 2013
Sessional Opening Date of Posting:  Nov 4 2013 Sessional Lecturers Faculty of Education Winter 2014 Competition Number:  87SI13

 The Faculty of Education at the University of Prince Edward Island has openings for sessional instructors to teach the following courses in Winter 2014 Session.

THE OFFERING OF THESE COURSES IS CONDITIONAL PENDING FINAL ENROLMENT NUMBERS. ALL SESSIONAL COURSES ARE SUBJECT TO FINAL BUDGETARY AND ADMINISTRATIVE APPROVALS.

WINTER 2014

ED 402 MEETING THE NEEDS OF YOUNG LEARNERS
This course examines topics in education psychology relevant to the early years classroom. Topics include physical, cognitive, social/emotional and moral/spiritual development; individual differences;...

Posted on Friday, 1 November, 2013
Sessional Opening Date of Posting:  Nov 1 2013 Sessional Lecturer Department of History - Faculty of Arts Winter 2014 Competition Number:  86SI13

 The History Department of the University of Prince Edward Island has an opening for a Sessional Lecturer for the Winter Session, 2014, pending budgetary approval.

Course title: HIST 409: Espionage and the Totalitarian State in Europe

Course description: Throughout the history of Europe, totalitarian regimes have used various means to gain and maintain power. In the 20th century Nazi Germany (through the SS and its sister agency the Gestapo), the Soviet Union (via its military intelligence agency known as the GRU and KGB), East Germany (via the Ministry for State Security or Stasi), and other Soviet...

Posted on Wednesday, 30 October, 2013

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Posted on Wednesday, 23 October, 2013
Pull Quote:  Christmas Holiday Schedule 2013

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