Director of Faculty Development (Faculty Position) - Montgomery County Community College in Blue Bell Pennsylvania

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Montgomery County Community College

Blue Bell, Pennsylvania 19422

United States


Detailed Job Description

**This is a 9-month academic year faculty position that requires the selected candidate to work the first two weeks in June and the month of August.**

The director reports to the Associate Vice President of Academic Affairs and has the primary responsibility, under the Center for Faculty Development, for providing multiple opportunities for faculty to learn about best teaching practices and how they can be used to ensure student success. The Center will serve as a teaching laboratory—a place where faculty can explore and experiment with new curriculum, pedagogies, and assessment techniques. The director will also work collaboratively with faculty, deans and directors to ensure that part-time faculty are fully engaged in the Colleges student success and faculty development initiatives. The director supports programming and services at both campuses.


•A masters degree in social or behavioral science, education, educational research, evaluation, or a related field and a minimum of three (3) years of relevant experience, particularly working with faculty, in higher education administration. Doctorate preferred.
•A minimum of two (2) years teaching experience, preferable at a community college.
•Demonstrated knowledge of learner-based pedagogies that facilitate student learning, assessment methodologies, student learning outcomes, and current accountability issues.
•Strong interpersonal and organizations skills; excellent oral and written communications skills.
•Demonstrated competency using appropriate technology (such as software packages for data analysis).
•Experience leading and advocating for assessment at the institutional or discipline level.
•Understanding or experience with accreditation requirements for assessment.

For the complete job description and to apply for this position, please visit under "Career Opportunities." Closing date for applications is 11/2/12.

Montgomery County Community College is an EOE.

Keyword Phrases

  • best teaching practices
  • experiment with new curriculum
  • pedagogies
  • assessment techniques
  • outcomes-based curriculum
Employment Type:Faculty
Degree Required: Masters
Experience: At least 3 years
Level of Job: Lecturer / Instructor / Adjunct
Type of Faculty:Tenure Track
Salary: Not Specified
Type of School:2 - Year Institution / Technical
Application Requirements: CV/Resume
Cover Letter
Best if Apply By 11/2/2012