Adjunct Faculty- Science Education
The Education Teacher Preparation Program in the School of
Humanities, Education, Justice & Social Sciences at Lasell
University is seeking a part-time instructor to teach a
face-to-face course that start January 18 to May 11, 2022.
Lasell is requiring Covid vaccination for all students, staff and
faculty. The course is all face-to-face classes that is already
- Course Title: ED 342/344 Teaching Scient Concepts Pre-K-6th
grade; Course Days: Fridays 1:00-3:30 pm
These times are set as students are already registered for the
courses but opportunities for teaching in future semesters will be
discussed with more flexibility on days/times.
Responsibilities and Duties:
- Provide instruction for all sessions of assigned courses
utilizing the college philosophy of connected learning and
requirements set by the MA DESE Educator Preparation
- Provide a syllabus and course outline to students that clearly
communicates course learning outcomes. An existing syllabus will be
provided with MA DESE requirements.
- Align some course assignments with departmental and college
core curriculum goals learning goals and provide student work
samples for college assessment purposes (sample assignments
- Maintain office hours each week and timely communications with
students via Zoom or phone. Respond to student emails within 24
- Incorporate Canvas (online learning platform) into the
- Keep accurate records of student progress (grades) and complete
mid-semester and final grade reports using our Starfish
A master's degree in education in the area of Science Early
Childhood or Elementary Education is required. Previous college
teaching experience preferred. A willingness to incorporate the
college's Connected Learning Philosophy into the course as well as
a master's degree in a related field are required (doctoral degree
preferred). Career-relevant experience such as research and/or
statistics is a plus. Some of these courses are part of our general
education core curriculum in addition to major requirements; thus,
the successful candidate will have experience teaching students
from a variety of majors and be willing to collaborate with other
instructors on core curriculum and major-specific learning goals.
Familiarity with Canvas or other learning management systems a
Other Requirements of the Job:
Passionate commitment to and experience working with diverse
populations and constituencies to effect positive change, solve
complex problems, and foster a vibrant inclusive culture and sense
of community, preferably in higher education.
High emotional intelligence, exceptional interpersonal and
active listening skills, ability to build warm and supportive
relationships quickly and effectively with students and
High standard of professional conduct, discretion, maturity,
diplomacy, and integrity; sound judgment and demonstrated
commitment to maintaining confidentiality.
Excellent organizational, prioritization, and time management
Creativity, ingenuity, and a sense of humor.
Interested candidates should upload a letter of interest, resume
and the information of three (3) references using the forms below.
Review of resumes will begin immediately, and applications will be
accepted until the position is filled.
Lasell University requires all employees to be vaccinated and to
provide the documentation upon the start of employment. Lasell also
provides individuals the opportunity to request a medical or
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