Adjunct Faculty for Spring Intensive Course (Introductory Sociology) (BHSEC Newark, NJ)
Adjunct Faculty Position for Spring Intensive Course in Introductory Sociology
Apr 8, 2019
Bard High School Early College (BHSEC) Newark, a partnership between Bard College and the Newark Board of Education in Newark, NJ, invites applications for an adjunct faculty position in Sociology, to teach one course in our spring 2019 intensive term. Called “X-Term,” our spring intensive offers students the opportunity to take one college course over a three-week period. In spring 2019, the dates of X-Term are May 17th to June 13th, and the course will meet 3-4 hours per day during that time-frame.
Through a tuition-free, credit-bearing college program in the liberal arts and sciences with robust supports, BHSEC schools help high school age students, particularly those at risk of not completing post-secondary education, access, afford, and complete college prepared to contribute to the workforce and civic life. At BHSEC Newark, students have the opportunity to earn up to 60 college credits and an associate in arts (A.A.) degree from Bard College, concurrently with a high school diploma from the Newark Board of Education.
For this course, we are seeking an instructor who can introduce students to sociological concepts and the ways that sociologists study such varied aspects of social life as race, gender, urban issues, etc. M.A. and college teaching experience required; Ph.D. desirable. In all of our faculty roles, we seeking educators passionate about their fields of study and committed to advancing equity through rigorous curricula made accessible to students with varied academic preparation. Work authorization in the United States required for all BHSEC Newark faculty positions.
Interested applicants should send a letter of interest, curriculum vitae, sample course syllabus, and the names and contact information for three references through our job application link on Interfolio: http://apply.interfolio.com/62098 . Inquiries may be directed via email to: Dr. Lori Ween, Dean of Studies at: [email protected]. Review of applications to begin immediately.