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Fraser Valley India Education LLP is a registered Indian entity with an academic affiliation to the University of the Fraser Valley, British Columbia, Canada. UFV is nationally recognised in Canada for its commitment to teaching excellence. It offers over 100 undergraduate and graduate programs. The professional relationship between the University of the Fraser Valley (‘UFV’) and Fraser Valley India (‘FVI’) is based on a contract to deliver academic programs.

Current opportunities:

International Visiting Faculty

About Fraser Valley India

Fraser Valley India (www.ufv.in) offers Canadian pathway program that lead to University of the Fraser Valley’s (www.ufv.ca) Canadian degree programs. The University of the Fraser Valley (UFV) is nationally recognized in Canada for its commitment to teaching excellence. It offers over 100 undergraduate and graduate programs.

In this dynamic context, Fraser Valley India invites applications for International Visiting Faculty to deliver UFV’s academic courses at GGD SD College, Chandigarh, India in the areas of Computer Science, Marketing, and Communications.

This position will commence by January 1, 2019, and will require residency in Chandigarh, UT, India during the Winter 2019 semester (January-April, 2019).

Chandigarh, UT, India

Chandigarh is located in the province of Punjab in north India. It is a Union Territory (UT) as well as the state capital of both Punjab and Haryana. A modern planned city under the guidance of M.K. Sharma, Chief Architect of Punjab and Swiss-French architect Le Corbusier, Chandigarh is a metropolitan hub of India’s north.

Population: 1,055, 450 (2011 census).

Time from Delhi: 4 hours (by car or train); 1 hour (by plane).

Remuneration:

This position will be remunerated in line with the North American pay-scale and will include international travel, private guest-house accommodation, local transportation, and provision for meals.

Qualifications:

  1. Master’s Degree in the relevant discipline (PhD preferred).
  2. Previous post-secondary teaching experience is a requirement.

 Primary responsibilities includes but is not limited to the delivery of courses such as:

  1. Computer Science:
    • Web Publishing
    • Systems Hardware Concepts
    • Principles of Computing
    • Introduction to Networking
    • Introduction to Programming
  2. Marketing:
    • Essentials of Marketing
    • International Marketing
    • New Business Development
    • E-Marketing
  3. Communications:
    • Introduction to Workplace Communication
    • Professional Report Writing
    • Introduction to Communication Studies

To apply, direct cover letter, academic resume and teaching philosophy to HR.India@ufv.ca.

The selection committee will begin reviewing applications on November 1, 2019; however the position will remain open until filled. Kindly mention your area of interest in the subject while applying for these positions.

Shortlisted candidates will be interviewed via Skype.

We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted. 

Full Time Faculty

Fraser Valley India invites applications for Full-Time Faculty in the areas of:

  1. Computer Science
  2. Marketing
  3. Mass Communication & Journalism

Candidates with a Doctorate from an accredited institution will be preferred, and must have a minimum of 2-3 years of teaching experience.

Location: Chandigarh, India

Start Date: November, 2019

To apply, please send your academic CV, a cover letter, teaching philosophy & three references to HR.India@ufv.ca

Kindly mention your area of interest in the subject while applying for these positions. Shortlisted candidates will be interviewed at our location in Chandigarh or via Skype.

Visiting Faculty

Fraser Valley India invites applications for Visiting Faculty in the areas of:

  1. Computer Science
  2. Management
  3. Economics
  4. Geography

Candidates with a Doctorate from an accredited institution will be preferred, and must have a minimum of 2-3 years of teaching experience.

Location: Chandigarh, India

Start Date: January, 2020

To apply, please send your academic CV, a cover letter, teaching philosophy & three references to HR.India@ufv.ca

Kindly mention your area of interest in the subject while applying for these positions. Shortlisted candidates will be interviewed at our location in Chandigarh or via Skype.

Assistant, Academic Administration

Fraser Valley India invites applications for Assistant, Academic Administration. Job duties include, but are not limited to:

  1. Coordinating all academic administrative functions of all programs offered at UFV Chandigarh;
  2. Ensuring all UFV and IGE norms, policies and protocols are followed with respect to:
    • Preparing and updating program plans for all the students,
    • Managing the classrooms to ensure effective delivery of the classes,
    • Creating class lists for the faculties,
    • Preparing sample grade sheet for the faculty,
    • Providing faculties with the sample course outline, official course outline and the outline of the Canadian professors,
    • Providing printing services to the faculties,
    • Issuing Canadian textbooks to the students and then collecting them at the end of the semester,
    • Following up with students and faculties by sending them reminders,
    • Creating the approved format in blackboard for the faculties,
    • Training students on Blackboard;
  3. Assisting the Coordinator, Academic Administration with:
    • Maintaining the GPA record of all the students
    • Interaction with students and their parents with regards to grades,
    • Preparation of the class and examination schedule for every semester,
    • Managing the examinations by printing exam papers, arranging supplies required for the exams, creating invigilation duty chart, providing invigilation support to faculties, etc.,
    • Preparing the registration sheet for class registrations every semester,
    • Coordinating with students transferring to Canada for their timetables,
    • Ensuring registration of students in the online lab for lab courses,
  4. Keeping a track of all the academic related activities by preparing spreadsheets with all the important dates;
  5. Monitoring protocols to ensure all UFV and IGE academic standards and policies are respected and followed;
  6. Keeping the supervisor, Coordinator, Academic Administration, apprised of all your activities by submitting bi-weekly reports.

Location: Chandigarh, India

Start Date: Immediately

To apply, please send your resume to HR.India@ufv.ca

Shortlisted candidates will be interviewed at our location in Chandigarh or via Skype.

Other opportunities

We would still like to hear from you if you believe that you are a good fit for our organization.

To submit your resume for academic positions, please contact:

Attn: Principal,
UFV India
PrincipalOffice.India@ufv.ca

To submit your resume for administrative positions, please contact:

Attn: Ssonam Dutta
UFV India
ssonam.dutta@ufv.ca

+91 172 499 2400 | ufv.india@ufv.ca