Employment Opportunities

BHSEC Queens

Faculty - Psychology, Sociology, or Anthropology

Bard High School Early College Queens, a partnership of Bard College and the New York City Department of Education, invites applications for a full-time faculty position in our Social Studies Department beginning fall 2018. BHSEC Queens seeks 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.  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 (A.A.) 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 in a liberal arts environment.

This position will include teaching either the required 9th grade survey course in U.S. History or the 10th grade survey course in Global History, based on their area of expertise.  All BHSEC faculty participate actively in the life of the school, advising students, serving on committees, or sponsoring extracurricular activities. 

Qualifications:
  • Specialized electives and introductory college courses in any of the following three fields: anthropology, sociology, or psychology.
  • The applicant will have expertise in U.S. or world history
  • Will be innovative, skilled in leading interactive, seminar style classes and engaging students from widely diverse backgrounds.
  • College teaching experience, will hold the Ph.D.
  • A skilled educator with a demonstrated interest in engaging and challenging younger students.
To apply, send a letter of interest (including research interests), a CV, a brief (c. 250 word) description of an experience you had as a student or teacher that has influenced your teaching, and three letters of reference.  These documents can be submitted through Interfolio.com at: http://apply.interfolio.com/47664.  Review of applications will begin immediately and will proceed until the position is filled. 

Bard College is an equal opportunity employer; women and members of under-represented groups are strongly encouraged to apply.  

AA/EOE