F/T Temporary One Year Faculty: History & Government Department - Bunker Hill Community College in Boston Massachusetts

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Bunker Hill Community College

Boston, Massachusetts 02129

United States


Detailed Job Description

College Goals:BHCC is a progressive institution guided by seven goals: to create pathways and partnerships to promote student success; to demonstrate strength through diversity; to develop and cultivate college-wide sustainability initiatives; to expand technology throughout the College; to foster wellness, growth and life-long learning; to identify and close workforce gaps; and to institute a culture of evidence and accountability. The College is committed to a learning community teaching/learning environment and, as an Achieving the Dream institution, is focused on data-driven student success.


Full-time 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. 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 history and government instructor in the Social Sciences Department. Responsible for the teaching and curriculum development of history and government courses on the Charlestown and Chelsea campuses.


Specific Duties:

  • Teach history and government courses on the Charlestown and Chelsea campuses.
  • 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 history and government 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.
  • Take an active role in the review and revision of curriculum and the degree concentration.
  • Comply with all duties as stipulated in the Massachusetts Community College Council Collective Bargaining Agreement.

Job Requirements

  • Master’s degree in history, government, political science, public policy, politics or international relations. Ph.D. preferred.
  • College-level teaching experience required; community college teaching is preferred.
  • 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 June 12, 2014.

  • 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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Keyword Phrases

  • History & Government Department
  • Temporary F/T Faculty: History & Government
  • Achieving the Dream
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  • LifeMap
  • History
  • Temporary F/T Faculty
  • History & Government
  • Political Science
  • Public Administration & Policy
Employment Type:Faculty
Degree Required: Not Specified
Experience: See Job Description
Level of Job: See Job Description
Type of Faculty:Tenure Track
Salary: See Job Description
Type of School:2 - Year Institution / Technical
Application Requirements: CV/Resume
Cover Letter