Part-Time Lecturer, Cooperative Education Courses for Graduate
Programs in Biotechnology
About the Opportunity
Summary & Responsibilities:
Teach graduate courses relating to cooperative education and career
development. Courses designed to provide a forum for students to
critically analyze and reflect on the relationship between
theoretical learning and their field experience. In conjunction
with this course, students complete a cooperative education
placement to gain practical experience. Students are asked to
investigate the challenges, opportunities, standards and
implications of their career interests by looking through the lens
of the organization that provides their work placement. Students
are expected to design a portfolio that demonstrates their career
applying leadership principles to practical situations, networking
to increase post graduate opportunities, professional presentation
skills, business etiquette, cultural communication and personal
branding, 12-14 week course begin every semester with starts in
September and January. Positions are available contingent upon
enrollment, funding and departmental needs.
The Cooperative Education Program at the College of Science
Course assignment and instruction for this posting will be for the
Cooperative Education division of the College of Science which
serves students who want to gain practical work experience during
the course of their degree program. These courses are designed for
students who meet eligibility criteria and are participating in
short term practical work experiences (internships and co-ops) that
are relevant to their vision and skill level.
Course content includes areas such as: self-assessment, industry
analysis and research, interviewing and academic course of
Master's degree required. Work in experiential learning, career
services or related field preferred. 2+ years teaching experience
required. Online teaching experience desirable. Applicants with
industry experience in Biotechnology or Life Sciences not required
but a plus.
Courses to be taught primarily on-ground .Courses begin January and
June. Positions are available contingent upon enrollment, funding
and departmental needs.
Northeastern University considers factors such as candidate work
experience, education and skills when extending an offer.
Northeastern has a comprehensive benefits package for benefit
eligible employees. This includes medical, vision, dental, paid
time off, tuition assistance, wellness & life, retirement- as
well as commuting & transportation. Visit https://hr.northeastern.edu/benefits/
for more information.
Northeastern University is an equal opportunity employer, seeking
to recruit and support a broadly diverse community of faculty and
staff. Northeastern values and celebrates diversity in all its
forms and strives to foster an inclusive culture built on respect
that affirms inter-group relations and builds cohesion.
All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply and will receive
consideration for employment without regard to race, religion,
color, national origin, age, sex, sexual orientation, disability
status, or any other characteristic protected by applicable
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