Faculty Associates

Selection Criteria

The selection of faculty associates is made based on the following criteria:

  • Normally five years of demonstrated excellence in public school teaching
  • Demonstrated ability to work as a member of a team
  • Willingness to examine and refine one's practice
  • Curriculum and instructional needs of the program
  • Sensitivity to equity issues
  • Work experience with adult learners (recommended)
  • Previous school associate experience (recommended)
  • Experience with computer technology (recommended)

Please note that selection for these positions is highly competitive.

Appointments are usually made by mid-March to facilitate a leave of absence with the school district. 

Successful candidates will be required to attend a two-week orientation in mid-August.

A first year appointment may be extended for a second term if staffing requirements permit. 


Amy Wiebe Lau
Program Manager, Professional Programs

Phone: 778-782-4358
EDB 8639