Prog. Dir.-Medical Laboratory Technician Program-reposted
Department: Medical Laboratory Technician Program
Locations: Boston, MA
Posted: Oct 04, '16
Ref No.: FAC
About Bunker Hill Community College:
Bunker Hill Community College is a multi-campus institution with vibrant, urban campuses in Boston, Massachusetts, in nearby Chelsea, Massachusetts, and at three satellite locations in the Greater Boston area. Recently re-certified as a Leader College by Achieving the Dream, 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 50 percent are women.
We are looking for individuals aligned with our institutional values of access and success, excellence and innovation, economic and social justice, inclusiveness and equity, civic engagement and service, kindness and respect, and accountability and transparency. Individuals with a dedication to a dynamic educational environment, investment in the social and economic well-being of all, and belief in student-centered learning in an engaging, supportive environment are sought to fill the following position.
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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. 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.
The Program Director for the Medical Laboratory Technician Program will report to the Dean of Science, Engineering and Health Programs. The director will provide leadership in the administration of the Medical Laboratory Technician Program including curriculum design and review and compliance to the National Accreditation Agency for Clinical Laboratory Science (NAACLS) accreditation standards. Responsible for the organization, administration, periodic review, planning, development and general effectiveness of the Clinical Laboratory Technician/Medical Laboratory Technician Program. The Program Director will teach didactic and clinical courses.
- Provide coordination for the program's clinical placements
- Oversee competency-based clinical experiences that offer well-balanced variety of Clinical Laboratory Technician/Medical Laboratory Technician Program procedures, examinations and equipment
- Establish, maintain, and assess clinical affiliates to ensure that these sites provide students with education that meets the standards of quality for accreditation
- Develop, review and implement all policies regarding the Clinical Laboratory Technician/Medical Laboratory Technician Program, including policies related to performance, assessment, retention and graduation requirements
- Oversee program curriculum and clinical sites as necessary to meet requirements of the accreditation agencies and graduate eligibility for the national certification examination
- Be responsible for the organization, administration, instruction, evaluation, continuous quality improvement, curriculum planning and development, directing other program faculty/staff, and general effectiveness of the program
- Participate in the budget preparation process
- Engage in a minimum of 36 hours of documented continuing professional education over every 3 years
- Maintain NAACLS accreditation of the program
- Maintain regular and consistent contact with students, faculty and program personnel
- Comply with all duties as stipulated in the Massachusetts Community College Council Collective Bargaining Agreement
- Master's degree and three years of experience in clinical laboratory science education
- ASCP-BOC U.S. generalist certification as a Medical Laboratory Scientist/Medical Technologist
- Administrative experience preferred
- Knowledge of current NAACLS accreditation and certification procedures preferred
Salary Range: $65,000.00-$75,000.00. Actual Salary Will Be Commensurate With Education and Experience in Accordance with MCCC/MTA Collective Bargaining Agreement. Relocation Stipend Available.
Effective Date: Spring semester, 2017. Application Materials will be reviewed until the position is filled.
Submit a Cover Letter Addressing the Required Qualifications, Resume and Contact Information for 3 References through the URL: https://bhcc.interviewexchange.com. Please make sure you fill out the online application. Fax transcript files over 2MB's to (617)-228-3328.