Language and Thinking Faculty (Summer, 2021)

first_imgBard College, a liberal arts college on the Hudson River, is aprivate institution working in the public interest.Employer Website: Bard College Language and Thinking Program is an intensiveintroduction to the liberal arts and sciences with a particularfocus on writing. The program is attended by all incoming Bardstudents during the last three weeks of August. Successfulcandidates for faculty positions come from many fields, includingthe humanities, the social and natural sciences, and thearts.Qualifications:Applicants should have a strong interest in general education atthe undergraduate level, a commitment to writing as one of thecornerstones of the liberal arts, and an active interest ininterdisciplinary research and collaboration. Demonstrated successas a teacher is essential. New faculty responsibilities in 2021include participation in two weekend meetings (4-6 June and 6-8August), a one-week training session (5-9 July), and intensivefull-time teaching during the program (9-26 August). Terminaldegree (MFA or PhD.) is preferred.Application Instructions:Applications will be considered on a rolling basis beginning onMonday, March 22. We will give preference to applications receivedby Monday, March 15. Please apply via Interfolio at Complete applications will include all of the following:letter of interest which gives a sense of your teachingphilosophy, teaching practices, and your approach to diversity andinclusion.current CVlist of three references with phone numbersthree letters of recommendation (from references), should besubmitted directly to Interfolio by your references. See link here for information for LetterWriterscomplete sets of student evaluations from two courses you havetaught recentlywriting sample (prose sample, preferably an essay, no page orcontent requirement)2021 Program dates for faculty on the Annandale-on-Hudsoncampus:4-6 June, Inaugural Faculty Meeting (Online)5-9 July, New Faculty Training Week (Online)6-26 August, Language and Thinking Program (In-Person)Bard College is an equal opportunity employer and we encourageapplicants from groups historically underrepresented in UnitedStates higher education.AA/EOElast_img

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