Mercy College Adjunct Faculty- Critical Inquiry in Dobbs Ferry, New York
Mercy College (NY) invites applications for adjunct teaching positions in the Critical Inquiry program to begin Fall 2017. The first-year Critical Inquiry course incorporates general education competencies in reading fluency, critical thinking, and information literacy. Applicants may also be considered to instruct the Junior Seminar capstone course, which assesses additional competencies in writing, oral communication, and quantitative analysis. Ideal candidates demonstrate experience in teaching first-generation college students of diverse backgrounds, and have interest in promoting the values of General Education in an undergraduate curriculum. Candidates experienced with Blackboard, ePortfolio, assessment of learning outcomes, and high-impact teaching practices are strongly preferred. The Critical Inquiry program is part of the Department of Humanities in the School of Liberal Arts, committed to fostering a culturally diverse and inclusive intellectual community. Campuses include Dobbs Ferry, Bronx, and Manhattan. An M.A. or relevant terminal degree in a Liberal Arts discipline is expected by appointment date. A complete application will include a letter expressing interest (also indicating preferred campus), curriculum vitae, and three references (including contact information). Applications will be accepted until August 20, 2017.