Job Details

Simmons University
  • Position Number: 2645492
  • Location: Boston, MA
  • Position Type: Health - Public and Environmental Health


Adjunct Faculty/Online Course Developer & Instructor, Microbiology


Main Campus - Boston, MA2 LocationsMain Campus - Boston, MA
R08160

This is an adjunct faculty position in the undergraduate Biology Department to work in the online CompleteDegree@Simmons program in Public Health. The person in this role is responsible for developing an online version of course for BIOL-221: Microbiology. Working with support from our CompleteDegree partner 2U, the faculty will create the course and curriculum design in accordance with Simmons University Undergraduate Program standards. The faculty is responsible for the design of the course from beginning to end: defining learning objectives and outcomes; identifying all course materials (textbooks, articles etc.); defining student and instructor expectations; and creating assessments and evaluations. This course development is targeted to start in December 2021, with a goal of completing the course by April 15, 2022.

Further, the faculty in this role would also be teaching the completed BIOL-221 course online in the Public Health program, starting in May 2022, and possibly in future semester, pending enrollment needs.

Application Instructions:
Candidates should submit a cover letter and CV

Instructions to Applicants: Please upload all applicable application materials (e.g. resume/cv, cover letter, writing sample, teaching philosophy, etc.) in the Application Materials box on page 2 ("My Experience") of this application. Documents can be uploaded individually or as a combined document (e.g. PDF).

Simmons University is committed to inclusive excellence in all aspects of an individual's community experience. As a university committed to diversity, equity, and inclusion, Simmons encourages applications from all under-represented groups. Simmons is committed to creating, developing, promoting, and enhancing inclusive hiring practices-at all levels, for all positions-ensuring diverse talent pools and the delivery of a consistent positive candidate experience. Simmons is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to continuing to develop a more diverse faculty, staff, student body, and curriculum.


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