Course Lecturer (unionized academic staff)
A person appointed on a contractual course-by-course basis to teach one or more courses.
The Regulations Relating to the Employment of Contract Academic Staff (CAS) govern this academic classification.
Course Lecturers unionized as of August 2011.
The Regulations Relating to the Employment of Contract Academic Staff remain effective for this classification in the interim period until a collective agreement is reached.
Listed below are further guidelines and procedures which supplement the Regulations.
|Appointment Type||Contract Academic Staff, Unranked, not eligible for tenure. Appointed via the Course Lecturer Contract on a course-by-course basis||CAS-2.5, CAS-4.1, and CAS-7.1.1|
|Appointment Term||Course-by-course||CAS-7.2 through 7.4|
|Recommended Minimum Credentials||Minimum credentials necessary to teach in the field being taught (usually Masters or equivalent)|
|Required Approvals to Appoint||See Link to Right||CAS Approvals - Appointments|
|Required Documentation to Appoint||Course Lecturer Contract on Minerva|
|Salary Minima||Must meet established Minimum||Salary Minima|
|Work Permit||Required for all non-Canadians, with the exception of Permanent Residents of Canada|
|Official Letter of Appointment||None. The Course Lecturer Contract suffices (any additional letter of appointment is at the discretion of the Dean/Chair)|
|Terms/Conditions of Appointment||Provisions of Contract Agreement - Course Lecturer Contract|
|FTE in Minerva/Banner||see Link to right||Guidelines to FTE|
|Required Approvals to Reappoint||See Link to right||CAS Approvals - Reappointments|
|Required Approvals to Change Status||See Link to Right||CAS Approvals - Change of Status|
OTHER RELATED POLICIES
|Severance Eligibility||Not applicable||CAS-7.8|
|Notice of Termination||14 calendar days:
Prior to the commencement of the fall or winter semester in which the course is offered
7 calendar days:
Prior to the commencement of spring or summer session in which the course is offered
|CAS-7.5 through 7.7|