Part-Time Instructors Open Pool in all STEM programs - Clark University
Location: Worcester, Massachusetts
Internal Number: 152393
Location: Worcester, MA Category: Faculty Posted On: Wed Aug 24 2022 Job Description:
Part-Time Instructor Open Pool in all STEM programs
The School of Professional Studies at Clark University seeks Part Time Faculty to teach face-to-face graduate level courses in the Computer Science and Information Technology.
Review of applications will be on ongoing basis depending on curricular need; interested applicants should electronically submit a resume, unofficial transcripts, and a cover letter highlighting professional experience, including a list of courses previously taught. Individuals will be contacted by the program lead person if they reach the finalist stage for teaching a particular course or set of courses.
Develops/maintains course outlines, syllabi, lesson plans, assignments, tests, and materials appropriate to the assigned course level.
Maintains accurate student records, grades, and other requirements.
Provide instruction for assigned courses. This includes preparation for in-class education lectures and activities, evaluation of students' work.
Engages with students in meaningful and productive ways that impact student learning and leads to a positive experience with SPS, shows evidence of developing and implementing active classroom teaching strategies focused on engaging students with their learning (curricular).
Work cooperatively within the SPS community.
This is not to be construed as an exhaustive list. Other duties logically associated with this position may be assigned.
Minimum of a Master's degree in Computer Science or a closely related discipline, from an accredited institution
Current professional experience related to the field of study for 3 years or more.
A Ph.D. in computer Science or closely related field is highly desirable
Higher Education experience teaching advanced courses covering one or more of the following computer science and IT course areas:
Software Engineering, Data Science, Cyber Security. Python, Database.
Clark University currently requires all employees and students to be vaccinated against COVID-19. Exemptions will be made for medical or disability reasons or religious beliefs, and could be made, at the sole discretion of the University, for other well-documented reasons.
Clark University embraces equal opportunity and affirmative action as core values: we believe that cultivating an environment that embraces and promotes diversity is fundamental to the success of our students, our employees and our community. This commitment applies to every aspect of education, services, and employment policies and practices at Clark. Our commitment to diversity informs our efforts in recruitment, hiring and retention. All positions at Clark share in the responsibility for building a community that values diversity and the uniqueness of others by exhibiting integrity and respect in interacting with all members of the Clark community to create an atmosphere of fairness and belonging. We strongly encourage members from historically underrepresented communities, inclusive of all women, to apply.
Clark University offers a generous benefit package for full and, if applicable, part-time employees that include; paid time off, generous retirement plan, group health and dental insurance, life insurance, and tuition, along with use of many campus amenities. For a complete list of benefits for eligible employees visit here.
Founded in 1887, Clark University is a liberal arts-based research university committed toscholarship and inquiry that addresses social and human imperatives on a global basis. It is the place where Robert Goddard invented the modern rocket, where Sigmund Freud delivered his only lectures in the United States, and where current students stake their claim to the Clark motto, “Challenge Convention, Change Our World,” which is the rallying cry that inspires our community every day. Located in Worcester, Massachusetts, Clark University educates its undergraduate and graduate students to be imaginative and contributing citizens of the world, and to advance the frontiers of knowledge and understanding through rigorous scholarship and creative effort. The University’s engages students in such areas as biology, chemistry, economics, geography, psychology, urban education, management, environmental science and policy, Holocaust and genocide studies, and international development and social change. Clark University’s pioneering model of higher education, LEEP (Liberation Education and Effective Practice) compels undergraduate students to thrive in authentic world and workplace settings, and prepares them for lives and careers of consequence.