Full-time Faculty - Biology 

Employer
Bard High School Early College Manhattan
Location
New York, United States
Salary
Salary Not Specified
Posted
Jun 15, 2021
Employment Type
Full Time
The Bard Early Colleges, tuition-free, satellite campuses of Bard College operated through partnerships with public school systems, are founded on the belief that many high-school-age students are eager and ready for the intellectual challenges of a college education.

Employer Website: https://apply.interfolio.com/89090
Bard High School Early College (BHSEC) - Manhattan, a partnership between Bard College and the New York City Department of Education, invites applications for a full-time faculty position in Biology, Biophysics, or Biotechnology, beginning September 2021. BHSEC, a national model in the field of public school reform, enables talented and highly motivated students to move in four years from the ninth grade through the first two years of college, earning an Associate of Arts degree from Bard College as well as a high school diploma. The academic program emphasizes small class size and a commitment to teaching a diverse student body.

BHSEC Manhattan implements a “Physics First” curriculum, offering a conceptual Physics course in ninth grade, Chemistry in tenth grade, and then General Biology in the first year of the college program. Nearly all students elect to take at least one semester of science in the second year of the college program.

Qualifications
BHSEC Manhattan implements a “Physics First” curriculum, offering a conceptual Physics course in ninth grade, Chemistry in tenth grade, and then General Biology in the first year of the college program. Nearly all students elect to take at least one semester of science in the second year of the college program.
The successful candidate should be capable of teaching a college-level lab-based biology course as well as college science electives in their area of expertise. An M.Sc or PhD in biology, or a related field in the biological sciences is required, and experience or certification for students with disabilities is also strongly desirable. New York State teaching certification is a plus; assistance in securing certification will be provided to the successful candidate, if necessary. We seek teachers and scholars deeply committed to their field and creative in engaging students at both the college and high school levels with its delights and challenges.

To Apply
Please upload a brief letter of interest, evidence of successful teaching, one course proposal, a CV, and the names of 3 references by clicking on the “Apply Now” button through the Interfolio Job application link provided here: http://apply.interfolio.com/89090

Review of applications to begin immediately and will proceed until the position is filled.

BHSEC Manhattan is located at 525 East Houston Street, New York, NY 10002

Equal Employment Opportunity Statement
Bard College is an equal opportunity employer and we welcome applications from those who contribute to our diversity. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, mental, or physical disability, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, familial status, veteran status, or genetic information.
Bard is committed to providing access, equal opportunity, and reasonable accommodation for all individuals in employment practices, services, programs, and activities.

AA/EOE

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