Adjunct Faculty - Mathematics Department-Spring 2020 semester
Category: Adjunct Faculty
Department: Mathematics Department
Locations: Boston, MA
Posted: Nov 22, 2019
Type: Adjunct Faculty
Ref No.: ADJ
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Bunker Hill Community College (BHCC) is a multi-campus institution with vibrant, urban campuses in Boston, Massachusetts, in nearby Chelsea, Massachusetts, and at several satellites and instructional sites throughout the Greater Boston area. The largest of the 15 community colleges in Massachusetts, BHCC serves some 18,000 students annually, focusing on holistic student services to ensure student retention and persistence. The College offers certificates and associate degrees, early college and dual enrollment, non-credit community and corporate training, and industry-specific training programs. BHCC is the 8th most diverse higher education institution in the United States, and is an Asian American and Pacific Islander Serving Institution. Approximately 1000 international students attend from 100 countries, speaking more than 75 languages.
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Adjunct Instructors Needed for Spring 2020 in the Math Department
We are seeking instructors to teach an accelerated math cluster:
MAT-098 Pre-Statistics and MAT-181 Statistics (Monday-Thursday 8:30-9:45AM at the Charlestown Campus)
This 6-credit accelerated cluster supports students in building foundational math skills while gaining college-level credit for Statistics.
The mission of the department is to provide mathematics instruction that meets the needs of learners with diverse backgrounds and varied educational goals.
The department curriculum includes three components:
- Developmental math courses for underprepared students
- Mathematics service courses for students in other disciplines which satisfy the general education criteria of degree and certificate programs
- Mathematics foundation courses for students majoring in Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics and Computer Science (STEM)
The department strives to create an environment that fosters learner success, promotes academic excellence and prepares quantitatively and scientifically literate citizens. The department supports innovation and encourages faculty professional development.
- Master's degree in Math, Applied Mathematics, Physics, or Engineering (Applicants with a Master's degree in Education who have completed a minimum of 18 graduate credits in mathematics will also be considered. Applicants must submit their official transcript of record with their application)
- Demonstrated enthusiasm for teaching non-traditional students of all levels of academic preparation
- Demonstrated commitment to supporting an inclusive environment on campus
- Evidence of proficiency with instructional and communication technology
- Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
- Proven ability to work with a diverse faculty, staff and student population
- Community college teaching experience preferred
QUALIFIED CANDIDATES WILL BE INVITED TO ATTEND THE ADJUNCT ACADEMY PRIOR TO BEING ASSIGNED COURSES.
Salary: $1,140.00 per credit hour
Review Date: open until filled
To be considered for this position please upload the following documents to your account:
- Cover Letter
- A Copy of your Unofficial Transcripts
Please be sure to address the Required Qualifications in your documents.
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