F/T Faculty: Sociology-Behavioral Science Department - Bunker Hill Community College in Boston Massachusetts

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Bunker Hill Community College

Boston, Massachusetts 02129


United States

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Detailed Job Description

Job Description:

Full-time Tenure Track Faculty Requirements:  BHCC seeks full-time faculty who demonstrate a passion for teaching and a desire to join faculty and staff to expand and create new strategies for student success.  Faculty must be experienced in teaching in learning communities or willing to become proficient in learning community pedagogy and practice once hired, as well as be adept in the assessment of learning outcomes and in the use of technology in the classroom. Candidates should be passionate educators who can facilitate the needs of diverse 21st century learners. Additionally, BHCC seeks faculty who value advising students and wish to contribute fully to the life of the College.  Faculty may be assigned courses at one or more of the College’s locations.  Ability to instruct online is a plus.  Further, applicants must have proven ability to work with a diverse faculty, staff and student population.

Letters of application should address the above requirements as well as qualifications For This Position.

Position Description: Full time instructor in the Behavioral Sciences Department. Responsible for the teaching and curriculum development of sociology courses

Specific Duties:

  • Teach sociology courses.
  • Evaluate student performance in the classroom using outcomes-based assessments.
  • Utilize a variety of appropriate teaching strategies to promote students’ critical thinking skills.
  • Teach in learning communities and engage students in community service.
  • Develop instructional material consistent with course objectives.
  • Participate in determining appropriate goals and objectives of sociology courses and assist in developing course standards.
  • Use new technologies in the classroom, as appropriate, to facilitate learning.
  • Maintain expertise and currency in area of teaching responsibility.
  • Actively participate as a faculty member in the general College community and fulfill all duties as stipulated in the Massachusetts Community College Council Collective Bargaining Agreement.
Requirements:
  • Ph.D. preferred; Master's degree in sociology required.
  • College-level teaching experience required; community college teaching preferred

BHCC is nationally recognized as a Leader College by Achieving the Dream and is one of four colleges awarded the National Gates Foundation Achieving the Dream Catalyst grant. The College, ranked among the 25 fastest growing public two-year colleges in the United States, is a multi-campus institution with vibrant, urban campuses in Boston, MA, in nearby Chelsea, MA, and at three satellite locations within the Greater Boston area. BHCC is part of the Massachusetts public higher education system, which includes 15 community colleges. Founded in 1973, BHCC is the largest community college in Massachusetts, serving more than 14,000 students each semester across all modes of instruction. The College offers more than 100 certificate and degree programs that prepare students to enter four-year institutions or to enter the workforce prepared for better and more highly skilled jobs. Sixty-seven percent of students are people of color and more than fifty percent are women.

Additional Information

Salary Range: $44,000.00-$55,000.00. Actual Salary Will Be Commensurate With Education and Experience in Accordance with MCCC/MTA Collective Bargaining Agreement. Relocation Stipend May Be Available.

Effective date: This Position will begin on September 1, 2014. To Ensure Consideration, Application Materials Must Be Received By March 6, 2014.

Application Instructions

Submit Resume and Cover Letter Addressing the FT Faculty Requirements and the Required Qualifications to: www.Bhcc.Mass.Edu/Employment - Select the position and click on “Apply Now” and follow the instructions. Fax Transcript Files (Unofficial is acceptable) to: (617) 228-3328.


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Employment Type:Higher Education Executives
Degree Required: Masters
Experience: 0-0 years
Salary: See Job Description
Type of School:2 - Year Institution / Technical
Application Requirements: CV/Resume
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