Employment Opportunities

BHSEC Manhattan

Full-time Faculty - Chemistry

Bard High School Early College - Manhattan, a partnership between Bard College and the New York City Department of Education, invites applications for a full-time faculty position in Chemistry, beginning September 2018.  BHSEC, a national model in the field of public school reform, enables talented and highly motivated students to move in four years from the ninth grade through the first two years of college, earning an Associate of Arts degree from Bard College as well as a high school diploma. The academic program emphasizes small class size and a commitment to teaching a diverse student body.

The successful candidate should be capable of teaching a college-level chemistry course as well as a high school New York Regents chemistry course.  A degree in chemistry or chemical engineering is required.  Ph.D. and college teaching experience strongly preferred; high school teaching experience is desirable.  New York State teaching certification is a plus; assistance in securing certification will be provided to the successful candidate if necessary.  We seek teachers and scholars deeply committed to their field and creative in engaging students at both the college and high school levels with its delights and challenges.

We seek to hire a chemist who is interested in teaching at an early college.  We are particularly interested in candidates with a strong background in biochemistry. The successful applicant will have college teaching experience, will hold the Ph.D. in Chemistry or a related field, and will be a skilled educator interested in engaging and challenging early college students. In addition to Chemistry and related college elective courses, s/he will teach chemistry in our innovative high school program. The successful candidate will work collaboratively with colleagues in developing and teaching an innovative curriculum.

To apply, submit a brief letter of interest, evidence of good teaching, one course proposal, a CV, and names of 3 references through Interfolio.com at: http://apply.interfolio.com/51205. Review of applications to begin immediately and will proceed until the position is filled.

Inquiries about the position may be directed via email to Dr. William Hinrichs, Dean of Academic Life (whinrichs@bhsec.bard.edu). Include your name and "Chemistry Position" in the subject line.  Note: this is a Bard College-funded position. 

Bard High School Early College is an equal opportunity employer and we welcome applications from those who contribute to our diversity. Women and members of under-represented groups are strongly encouraged to apply.

BHSEC is located at 525 East Houston Street, New York, NY 10002.

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