University of Alberta

Radiation Therapy Degree Program Faculty Educator

Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry - Department of Oncology

Competition No.  -    A105334544D2
Closing Date  -    Will remain open until filled.

This posting will be used to fill TWO (2) temporary positions, both with an approximate end date of 5 months from the date of hire.

Reporting to the Director of the Radiation Therapy Degree program, each Radiation Therapist Faculty Educator fosters a high-quality environment of teaching and learning, research, and intellectual achievement.  The incumbents will facilitate a holistic academic and clinical experience for learners.  The successful candidates will be educators and learners with significant knowledge and skills in radiation therapy practice who contribute to an inter-professional and collaborative learning environment.

The Radiation Therapist Faculty Educator job description is 100% teaching with additional administration duties as required.



  • Develops and implements learner-centered learning activities and assessment strategies for courses at the undergraduate and graduate level
  • Designs and delivers courses at the undergraduate and graduate level
  • Collaborates with all Faculty Educators in the development of academic and clinical course curricula
  • Coordinates clinical placement rosters and facilitates clinical learning activities for the undergraduate and graduate level
  • Provides mentorship and program advising to learners at the undergraduate and graduate level
  • Creates an intellectual environment that teaches critical thinking and inquiry-based learning
  • Evaluate learners’ performance at the undergraduate and graduate level
  • Provides individual support and facilitate opportunities for learners to correlate theoretical knowledge, develop clinical skills and clinical reasoning and to attain competency
  • Maintains competence and actively engage in activities that promote professional growth


  • Minimum Baccalaureate degree in health related field required; Masters degree or PhD in a related field an asset
  • Current ACMDTT and CAMRT full-practice member registration (registration with ACMDTT and CAMRT must be maintained annually)
  • Minimum five years of clinical Radiation Therapy practice experience
  • Experience in teaching and facilitating learning for undergraduate and graduate learners
  • Knowledge and experience in assessing learners against the ACMDTT and CAMRT competency profiles
  • Outstanding collaborative and inter-professional team leading skills
  • Experience in working as a team on research for teaching and learning
  • Graduate of a Canadian accredited education program in Radiation Therapy or equivalent
  • Experience in all Radiation Therapy practice domains is an asset
  • Maintenance of CPR Healthcare provider certification and N-95 fit testing

Salary will be commensurate with experience in accordance with the Academic Teaching Staff agreement (ATS).

How to Apply

Apply Online

Note: Online applications are accepted until midnight Mountain Standard Time of the closing date.

All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority. If suitable Canadian citizens or permanent residents cannot be found, other individuals will be considered. The University of Alberta is committed to an equitable, diverse, and inclusive workforce. We welcome applications from all qualified persons. We encourage women; First Nations, Métis and Inuit persons; members of visible minority groups; persons with disabilities; persons of any sexual orientation or gender identity and expression; and all those who may contribute to the further diversification of ideas and the University to apply.