Additional Adjunct Faculty: Computer Information Technology Department

Location
Boston, MA
Posted
Aug 10, 2017
Position Type
Adjunct
Institution Type
Community College

Category: Adjunct Faculty

Department: Computer Information Technology

Locations: Boston, MA

Posted: Aug 09, '17

Type: Adjunct Faculty

Ref No.: ADJ


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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Job Description:

An adjunct faculty member is needed to teach for an Early College program at Charlestown High School to students who are enrolled in high school and are dual enrolled at BHCC. The C-Town Tech Program is an Information Technology Pathway that prepares students for college and careers in information technology and related fields?with students earning transferable college credit throughout high school.

Adjunct faculty needed to teach the following courses (Fall 2017 and Spring 2018 semesters):

  • CIT 113, IT Problem Solving
  • CIT 131, Introduction to Creating Mobile Apps

Please specify in your cover letter the course(s) you would like to teach.

Requirements:

  • Openness in teaching using Project Based Learning (PBL)
  • Experience in using and/or teaching MIT's App Inventor 2
  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or other relevant field; Master's degree preferred
  • Openness to engaging in the teaching of Learning Communities
  • Proven ability to work with a diverse faculty, staff and student population
  • Classroom teaching experience
  • A successful candidate will undergo a CORI and SORI screening

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience in working as a software developer or programmer
  • Community college teaching experience
  • Work experience in a high school setting

QUALIFIED CANDIDATES WILL BE INVITED TO ATTEND THE ADJUNCT ACADEMY PRIOR TO BEING ASSIGNED COURSES.

Additional Information:

Salary: $1,066.00 per credit hour

Effective Date: Fall semester 2017 and Spring 2018; open until filled

Application Instructions:

Submit a Cover Letter Addressing the Required Qualifications, Resume, Transcript and Contact Information for 3 References through the URL: www.bhcc.mass.edu/employment. Fax transcript files over 2MB's to (617)-228-3328.


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