Adjunct Faculty, Dept. of Movement Arts, Health Promotion and Leisure Studies

Bridgewater, Plymouth County
Aug 05, 2014
Job Description: The Department of Movement Arts, Health Promotion and Leisure Studies (MAHPLS) at Bridgewater State University seeks qualified and committed adjunct faculty members for the upcoming academic year. Bridgewater State University, located in the geographic heart of Southeastern Massachusetts in the Town of Bridgewater, is the teaching university that has served the region since 1840. The 270-acre campus is well within an hour's drive from Boston, Providence and Cape Cod. Today, the institution provides more than 100 undergraduate and graduate programs through its five colleges -Graduate Studies, Business, Education and Allied Studies, Humanities and Social Sciences, and Science and Mathematics- to approximately 12,000 students. Bridgewater State University seeks to educate its students to think critically, communicate effectively and act responsibly within a context of personal and professional ethics. Therefore, the university actively recruits faculty and staff who are, first and foremost, committed to the development of the individual student.

Required Qualifications: A master's degree in an appropriate field is required. A doctorate and teaching experience are preferred. Applicants should be strongly committed to excellence in teaching and advising, and to working in a multicultural environment that fosters diversity. They should also have an ability to use technology effectively in teaching and learning, the ability to work collaboratively, the ability to communicate effectively, evidence of scholarly activity, and a commitment to public higher education.

Preferred Qualifications:

Special Instructions to Applicants: The following materials are required and must be attached when you apply on-line: 1. A current resume. 2. Letter of interest