Job: KPU | Instructor: Global Business Strategies | Richmond, BC
INSTRUCTOR FOR THE POST BACCALAUREATE DIPLOMA IN TECHNICAL APPAREL DESIGN PROGRAM - Competition Number 16-150
KPU offers all learners opportunities to achieve success in a diverse range of programs that blend theory and practice, critical understanding, and social and ethical awareness necessary for good citizenship and rewarding careers.
Commencing January 2017 the Post Baccalaureate Diploma in Technical Apparel Design program at Kwantlen Polytechnic University, Richmond campus requires a non-regular type 1 contract instructor to teach DETA 5200 – Global Business Strategies for Technical Apparel.
Instruction may include any of the following areas as they relate to the technical apparel industry:
Global textiles and apparel manufacturing supply chain
Global sourcing, trade negotiations and logistical planning
Business analysis tools including but not limited to, SWOT, Porter’s 5 Forces, PESTEL and Competitive Analysis
Growth strategies, core competencies and sustainable competitive advantage
Segmentation analysis and effective target market selection
Sustainability, corporate social responsibility and ethics in new product development and management processes
Diverse organizational, social, and cultural relationships within the technical apparel industry
Please go to:
http://www.kpu.ca/calendar/2016-17/design/technicalappareldesign/technicalappareldesign-pbd.html for descriptions of the program and course.
The successful applicant will have a Master’s degree in Business, Apparel Design, Product Design, Industrial Design or related disciplines or Academic credentials and experience appropriate to areas of responsibility. Post-secondary teaching experience preferred. Minimum of 8 – 10 years diverse experience related to Technical Apparel Design, evidence of experience or expertise appropriate to specific course content, and demonstrate a clear understanding of Technical Apparel or related fields.
For more information on the Post Baccalaureate Diploma in Technical Apparel Design program, please see: http://www.kpu.ca/design/deta.html
Please forward a cover letter outlining your areas of expertise and interest, resume and verification of credentials, including photocopies of post-secondary transcripts, quoting competition number 16-150 by November 10, 2016 to: firstname.lastname@example.org
All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority.