Founded by the Congregation of Holy Cross in 1948, Stonehill is a private Catholic college located just 22 miles from downtown Boston on a beautiful 384-acre campus in Easton, Massachusetts. With a student to faculty ratio of 13:1, the College engages its 2,400+ students in 80+ rigorous academic programs in the liberal arts, sciences, and pre-professional fields. Stonehill currently employs 750+ Faculty and staff.
Faithful to the Holy Cross tradition in education, Stonehill College is committed to developing the moral, spiritual, intellectual, physical, and social competencies of its students and seeks to build and sustain a campus community that embraces diversity and inclusion in its teaching, learning, living, and working. Stonehill values a diversity of persons, opinions, and cultural and religious perspectives. In fulfillment of its motto, Lux et Spes (“Light and Hope”), the College cultivates in its students the competence to think, act, and lead with courage towards creating a more just and compassionate world.
The Communication Department at Stonehill College invites applicants for a one-year teaching fellow position to begin in August 2017. This person will join a department of six full-time faculty members with a wide range of disciplinary expertise and a commitment to fostering diversity among faculty and students. We seek applicants who are committed to excellence in teaching, advising, mentoring undergraduates, and who demonstrate an awareness of the importance of diversity in education.
The position requires the candidate to teach two courses per semester in our Media Studies Concentration, hold commensurate on campus office hours and participate in scheduled faculty meetings. We seek candidates with a background in Media Studies, including Cinema Studies with ability to teach the following courses:
- COM 107 Introduction to Mediated Communication.
- COM 207 Media Criticism.
- Courses in their own specialty, which will be included as offerings in the Department’s 300-level rotating Topics Sequence.
Interested applicants should submit online a letter of application (cover letter), curriculum vitae and evidence of teaching effectiveness (such as summaries of student evaluations). Three recommendation letters are required. The candidate is required to submit the names and email addresses of their reference writers as part of the online application. To ensure full consideration, applications should be complete by March 24, 2017. Submit required documentation via the URL link:
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Stonehill College offers a competitive salary and comprehensive benefits package. Applications will begin being reviewed immediately and until the position is filled.
Applicants who will enrich the diversity of the campus community are strongly encouraged to apply.
Stonehill College is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity.