ADJUNCT FACULTY-CORE CURRICULUM

Location
Worcester, Massachusetts
Posted
Feb 24, 2017
Faculty Jobs
Arts & Humanities
Position Type
Adjunct
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Becker College with campuses in Worcester and Leicester, MA,  is currently looking to establish a pool of adjunct faculty to teach in its CORE curriculum.  The CORE is made up of five courses (3 credits each) that are scaffolded to focus on The Agile Mindset and Becker’s Core Values to build competency from Introductory to Mastery level for this component of Becker’s Gen Ed reform sequence.  The Agile Mindset and Becker’s Core Curriculum focuses on an academic foundation that equips students to navigate change and create value in the complex, hyper-connected-automated world of the 21st century.  It values knowledge and the power of learning while focusing on a set of four uniquely human skills: divergent thinking, empathy, social & emotional intelligence, and an entrepreneurial outlook, which prepares students to adapt and create new value.

CORE 1001 and/or CORE 1500 – Managing Transitions: Change as Norm

CORE-ENGL – The New Normal: Exploring Unstructured Problems – Writing Intensive

CORE 2003 – Needfinding: Uncovering Opportunity in Human Need

CORE 3004 – Entrepreneurial Mindset: Creating and Capturing Value

CORE 4005 (Capstone) – Integration Capstone – Industry Engaged or Community Service

These courses are multi-disciplinary in approach.  Interested candidates, who have a minimum of a Bachelor’s degree, Master’s preferred, are encouraged to apply.  For those contracted, paid training sessions for individual courses will take place in May.

Becker College is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action institution and prohibits discrimination on the basis of age, sex, race, color, religion, ancestry, national origin, disability, gender identification, genetic information, sexual orientation, marital status, veteran status or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law.

 

 

 

 

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