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.
|Note:||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|