Memorial University: Director of Distance Education, Learning and Teaching Support (DELTS)

From the job posting:

Memorial University (MUN) invites applications for the position of Director of Distance Education, Learning and Teaching Support (DELTS). Memorial University is one of Canada’s finest post-secondary teaching and research institutions, and the largest university in the Atlantic region. 

DELTS is the primary teaching and learning support unit for Memorial University. It also provides the leadership, service, and support to make Memorial University an internationally recognized leader in distance education. The unit is responsible for providing support for excellence and innovation in teaching, and for the on campus use of educational technology, which includes blended learning, media services, and classroom design and support. DELTS has enjoyed tremendous growth over the last decade, and has been recognized for excellence with numerous awards and citations. 

 In accordance with Canadian immigration requirements, this advertisement is directed to Canadian citizens and permanent residents. Memorial University is committed to the principles of employment equity and welcomes applications from all qualified candidates. Expressions of interest should be submitted in confidence to the address shown below. 

Janet Wright & Associates Inc. 174 Bedford Road, Suite 200 Toronto, Ontario M5R 2K9 


I don’t usually advertise job openings (where would I stop?) but this one is very interesting. Memorial has always been a Canadian leader in distance education, and has also ‘exported’ some great distance educators to the rest of the world. This would be a great opening for a young, ambitious distance educator who would like to make a difference in post-secondary education.


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