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Faculty, Architectural Science

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Position Information

Position Title Faculty, Architectural Science
Who We Are
At BCIT, putting people at the core of everything we do is paramount. This idea is the foundation of BCIT’s People Vision, which describes the Institute’s goals and priorities in respect to our people. In a complex and uncertain world, it’s vital our people feel valued, supported and connected. BCIT champions a culture of innovation and global progress through people’s imagination and creativity. With a competitive compensation package, great work-life balance, and career advancement opportunities, see why we’ve earned the title of one of BC’s Top Employers for over ten years running.
Position Summary
BCIT’s School of Construction and the Environment is seeking a temporary, part-time (0.57 FTE) Faculty, Architectural Science. The Architectural Science Department is a part of a progressive and innovative technology based baccalaureate degree program. The successful candidate must possess relevant architectural technology and design experience within the construction industry and will be expected to deliver architectural design studios and complementary content in systems integration, project delivery and tectonics.
Duties & Responsibilities
As the Instructor you will play the rewarding role of being the primary teaching professional in the classroom. You will be responsible for course preparation and delivery, typically a combination of lectures and applied studio assignments, and other course-related duties, such as marking and course record-keeping. Most importantly, you will work directly with students in the class room to support their learning, often by giving them practical assistance in their academic work.

  • Bachelor’s degree in an architectural discipline (Masters of Architecture preferred)
  • Eligibility for registration as a Registered Architect with the Architectural Institute of BC (AIBC) or other architectural professional body
  • Minimum 5 years professional relevant experience (local experience preferred)
  • Excellent communications skills
  • Available to teach design studio and supporting other courses within the program
  • Demonstrated teamwork and leadership skills
  • Previous teaching experience would be an asset
Additional Information
Benefits – Why you’d love working with us

  • Competitive pay
  • Minimum of twenty-five days of vacation (or more, depending on your position)
  • Competitive employer-paid extended health and dental plan – take a look at our benefit plans!
  • Defined benefit pension plan with employer contributions
  • Professional Development funds and resources
  • Access to most BCIT Flexible Learningcourses free of charge
  • Wellness and Employee Assistance programs
  • Complimentary membership with free access to the Fitness Centre, Gymnasium, and more

BCIT values diverse experiences, ideas, cultures and perspectives and is committed to fostering a diverse and inclusive workplace. As an equal opportunity employer, we encourage applications from members of all groups experiencing barriers to equity. If you require accessibility accommodations during any part of the application or hiring process, please contact so we can best support you. Please note that all applications must be submitted via the careers page portal, email applications will not be accepted.

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Salary Range Salary Range: $56,845 - $99,571 per annum.
Additional Salary Information
Salary prorated based on percentage and term of appointment. Salary based on education, experience and placement criteria as outlined in the Collective Agreement.
Position Details

Posting Category Faculty
School/Service Area SOCE Building and Design -Tech
Campus Location Burnaby campus
Bargaining Unit BCIT Faculty and Staff Association (FSA)
Job Status Temporary
Full-Time/Part-Time Part-Time
Number of Vacancies 1
Anticipated Start Date 08/21/2023
Anticipated End Date 05/31/2024
Competition Information

Competition Number 23FSA275
Competition Open Date 05/10/2023
Competition Close Date
Open Until Filled? Yes
Quicklink for Posting

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. What is the highest level of education attained?
    • GED
    • High School Diploma
    • Certificate
    • Diploma
    • Associates Degree
    • Bachelors Degree
    • Masters Degree
    • PHD
  2. How many years of experience do you have in this type of position?
    • 0-1
    • 1-2
    • 3-5
    • 6-9
    • 10+

Documents Needed to Apply

Required Documents
  1. Resume
  2. Cover Letter
Optional Documents