Adjunct Faculty: Learning Community Seminar
Category: Adjunct Faculty
Department: Learning Communities
Locations: Boston, MA
Posted: Jul 09, '18
Type: Adjunct Faculty
Ref No.: ADJ
About Bunker Hill Community College:
Bunker Hill Community College is the largest community college in Massachusetts, serving more than 14,000 students each semester across all modes of instruction. Ranked among the 25 fastest growing public two-year colleges in the United States, BHCC is a multi-campus institution with vibrant, urban campuses in Boston, MA, in nearby Chelsea, MA, and at three satellite locations within the Greater Boston area. BHCC is part of the Massachusetts public higher education system, which includes 15 community colleges.
BHCC offers 103 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 fifty percent are women.
Bunker Hill Community College BHCC is nationally recognized as a Leader College by Achieving the Dream and is one of four colleges awarded the National Gates Foundation Achieving the Dream Catalyst grant.
BHCC is a progressive institution guided by five goals: to Foster Student Success, Strengthen Career, Transfer and Workforce Readiness, Advance Diversity, Inclusion and Equity and Develop the College's Infrastructure. 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.
Living in Boston:
Boston prides itself on being one of the most livable cities in America with twenty-one diverse neighborhoods offering exceptional medical facilities, vibrant neighborhood business districts, museums, galleries and an extensive network of parks and outdoor recreational areas. Unemployment consistently tracks lower than the national average and job growth in 2014 and 2015 were ahead of projections. Eighty-plus colleges and a quarter of a million college students in the area make Boston one of the country's "youngest major metropolis," according to Boston magazine. Suburbs outside of Boston offer affordable housing options with easy access to public transportation.
Teach sections of the Learning Community Seminar for First Year Students (LCS-101) days, evenings and/or weekends on the Charlestown campus, Chelsea campus, and satellites starting in fall 2018.
The Learning Community Seminar is a three-credit college-level course designed to help incoming students make a successful transition to college. Each Seminar section explores an academic topic of interest. Students in Learning Community Seminars enjoy small class sizes, integrated support services and hands on activities such as field study and team projects.
- Master's degree required
- Proven ability to work with a diverse faculty, staff and student population
- Teaching experience required; community college teaching experience preferred.
Qualified candidates will be invited to attend the Adjunct Academy prior to being assigned courses.
Salary: $1,066 per credit hour
Effective Date: Fall semester 2018; open until filled.
Submit a Cover Letter Addressing the Required Qualifications, Resume and Contact Information (including email addresses) for 3 References through the URL and please make sure you fill out the online application to: www.bhcc.mass.edu/employment.
Fax transcript files over 2MB's to (617)-228-3328.