Experiential Learning Fellow

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Experiential Learning Fellow

Clinton, NY
Open Date:
Feb 18, 2019

Hamilton College is seeking a postdoctoral fellow for a one-year appointment to assist in the development, implementation, and assessment of Hamilton’s experiential learning program. The position is an administrative one and reports to the Special Advisor to the President on Experiential Learning. Candidates should have Ph.D.; however, ABD’s with strong experiential learning background will be considered for appointment as a predoctoral fellow.


  • Assist faculty and staff in the design and implementation of experiential learning courses/programs
  • Contribute to and facilitate experiential learning workshops for students, faculty, and staff
  • Help conduct, develop, track, and manage experiential learning data
  • Produce content for, update, and maintain experiential learning webpage and other communication tools
  • Assist with program implementation including logistics, presentation design, record keeping and communication
  • Teach one course focused on experiential learning
  • Help co-ordinate with other divisions on campus around internships and off-campus study
  • Conduct experiential learning research

Perform other duties as assigned.

  • Demonstrated experience in experiential learning in the classroom and/or involvement in experiential learning programs
  • Knowledge of current experiential learning teaching and learning principles
  • Strong technology background and record of implementing technological innovation in support of teaching, learning, and research at an institution of higher education.
  • Ability to work independently and collaboratively
  • Skill in written and oral communication
  • Focus and attention to detail; excellent time management skills
  • Familiarity with higher education assessment techniques preferred
  • Demonstrated commitment in working effectively with individuals of diverse backgrounds.
  • Ph.D. or ABD with strong background in experiential learning.

Application Instructions:

Applications received by March 8, 2019 will receive full consideration. Position is open until filled. Please submit a cover letter, c.v., and names and contact information for three references.




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Posted: 2/19/2019
Application Due: 7/20/2019
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