F/T Faculty: Mathematics

Location
Boston, MA
Posted
Jan 12, 2018
Position Type
Tenured & Tenure-Track
Institution Type
Community College

Category: Faculty

Department: Mathematics Department

Locations: Boston, MA

Posted: Jan 11, '18

Type: Full-time

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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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 adept in the assessment of learning outcomes and 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. 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 Mathematics Department. Responsible for curriculum development and teaching of developmental and college-level mathematics courses.

Specific Duties:

  • Teach mathematics courses at all levels
  • Evaluate student performance in the classroom and laboratory settings using outcomes-based assessments
  • Utilize a variety of appropriate teaching strategies to promote students' critical thinking skills
  • Develop instructional material consistent with course objectives
  • Participate in determining appropriate goals and objectives of mathematics courses and assist in developing course standards
  • Use new technologies in the classroom, as appropriate, to facilitate learning
  • Teach in Learning Communities and engage students in community service
  • 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:

  • Master's degree required in one of the following fields: Mathematics or Applied Mathematics; Physics; Engineering. A Master's degree or Doctorate in Education with a minimum of 18 credits of coursework in mathematics will be considered if graduate transcript(s) are submitted with application; Ph.D. preferred
  • College-level mathematics teaching experience required
  • Community college teaching in developmental and college-level mathematics preferred
  • Experience using instructional software for developmental mathematics required
  • Experience with contextualized curriculum development is desirable
  • Experience with teaching in Learning Communities or openness to engaging in the teaching of Learning Communities
  • Proven ability to work with a diverse faculty, staff and student population

Additional Information:

Salary Range: $46,000.00-$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: These Positions will begin on September 1, 2018. To Ensure Consideration, Application Materials Must Be Received By February 8, 2018.

Application Instructions:

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.


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