Lecturer, Core Curriculum Program, College of Arts & Sciences

Boston University
Boston , Massachusetts, United States
07 Mar 2018
End of advertisement period
04 Apr 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Job Description

Boston University’s Core Curriculum Program in the College of Arts and Sciences invites applications for a full-time Lecturer in the Core Natural Sciences, beginning July 1, 2018. This is a teaching faculty position, and is a non-research, non-tenure track appointment. Duties will include working collaboratively with other faculty on team-taught courses, working with the senior laboratory coordinator, leading weekly discussion and laboratory sections, presenting lectures, and helping to work with course faculty to develop and implement new curricula. Courses are at the freshman and sophomore level and cover both the physical and life sciences. Topics include astronomy, earth sciences, evolution and biological anthropology during the fall semester and quantum theory, relativity and biology during the spring semester. The initial appointment is for one year, with a possibility of renewal. Lecturers must have a Ph.D. in or related to the physical or life sciences, established teaching skills, an ability to work well in a collaborative environment, and a strong interest in teaching within a general education curriculum.

Required Skills

Please send your cover letter, curriculum vitae, a statement of your teaching interests and qualifications, and arrange for at least three letters of reference to https://academicjobsonline.org/ajo/jobs/10938. The Core Curriculum is particularly interested in diversity in the sciences and invites applicants to address this issue. Application deadline: April 13, 2018. Questions about the position may be addressed to Professor Stephanie Nelson: Director, Core Curriculum at nelson@bu.edu.

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. We are a VEVRAA Federal Contractor.

Job Location Boston , Massachusetts, United States Position Type Full-Time/Regular