Adjunct Faculty (SGS), Library Media Studies
Company: Salem State College
Posted on: July 29, 2022
General Statement of DutiesSalem State University is seeking
adjunct professors with interest in supervising the practicum
experience of Master's level Library Media Studies students. This
includes mentoring and advising students on practicum matters,
observing and evaluating student teaching in person, and
interacting with students over their assignments through an online
course management system.Duties and ResponsibilitiesThe practicum
supervisor will develop a working knowledge of the Canvas online
course management system with the ability to keep track of
assignment due dates and to correct submitted student assignments
online. Canvas training will be provided. The practicum supervisor
observes and evaluates each practicum student's teaching on at
least five occasions at the practicum site, and files the necessary
paperwork in a timely manner. The supervisor is responsible for
advising and mentoring students on all aspects of the practicum.
The ability to travel to practicum sites is required.Duties will
also include advising students and curriculum/program development.
Work collaboratively with faculty, in a school with future-directed
leadership and a collective focus on academic excellence, success
of our students and faculty development.QualificationsRequired
Qualifications: Master's degree Teaching experience of at least
three years under a Massachusetts initial Libary K-12 license.
Ability to travel to practicum sites during the school day. Good
organizational skills. Good communication skills. Familiarity with
the process of observing lessons and recording observations.
Familiarity with the teacher evaluation rubric language and ability
to recognize the rubric standards and elements in action.
Experience with, or ability and willingness to learn, the Canvas
online course management system. Demonstrated commitment to
collaboration and collegiality Demonstrated commitment to teaching,
supervision, and advisingPreferred Qualifications: Teaching
experience under a Massachusetts professional Library K-12 license.
College-level teaching experience, at both the undergraduate and
graduate levels Experience teaching a multicultural
populationSpecial Instructions to Applicants: Please apply online
and attach curriculum vitae, cover letter, transcripts and three
letters of recommendation Adjunct positions are temporary for one
semester only, with a possibility for re-hire. All candidates must
have legal authorization to work in the United States. Adjunct
positions are not eligible for H1B Visa sponsorship Pre-Employment
Background check will be conducted for all selected applicants
Application review will begin immediately and continue until an
adequate pool is developedEEO Statement:Salem State University is
an equal opportunity / affirmative action employer. Persons of
color, women and persons with disabilities are strongly urged to
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