Educational Developer, Office of the Dean, Lassonde School of Engineering, YORK UNIVRSITY

  • York University
  • Toronto, ON, Canada
  • Nov 24, 2022
Contract Student Services / Experience

Job Description

York is a leading international teaching and research university, and a driving force for positive change. Empowered by a welcoming and diverse community with a uniquely global perspective, we are preparing our students for their long-term careers and personal success. Together, we can make things right for our communities, our planet and our future.


In the Lassonde School of Engineering, as an Educational Developer you will leverage your pedagogical expertise to provide hands-on leadership in the broad areas of teaching and learning in Engineering and Science education. You will lead and provide expert guidance on the creation, delivery and evaluation of teaching and learning across the for-credit programming (undergraduate and graduate programs and certificates) and not-for credit programming (Lassonde Professional Development, K2I, Admissions and Recruitment, Student Services, BEST, etc) in the School.

As part of the Lassonde Education Innovation Studio, you will work as an agile and nimble Educational Developer and leverage your expertise to enable the School's success in priority teaching and learning areas such as work integrated learning; e-learning; universal design for learning; inclusive learning - including culturally relevant and responsive pedagogies; micro-credentials; educational knowledge mobilization and ensuring access to equitable, diverse, accessible and decolonized teaching and learning practices. Leading this work requires a fundamental shift in the way that pedagogy is designed and offered by Lassondes' community of tenured and tenure track faculty, contract faculty, graduate students, teaching assistants, external consultants, subject matter experts, and others.

To be considered for this opportunity, you will bring the following:

A Master's in Education (MEd) or related field. PhD in Education or an MEd combined with a degree in engineering preferred. Certification in Adult Education is an asset. A minimum of 5 years' experience in post-secondary education, and 3 years' experience in educational development within a college or university environment. (Engineering related educational curriculum design and implementation experience an asset).

For full position details, including skills and knowledge requirements, and to apply to this exciting opportunity visit the External Career Portal ( and refer to posting 106958.

We offer comprehensive benefits and access to superb educational and recreational facilities. For more information on what York has to offer U please visit: