Wednesday, June 26, 2013

Visiting Science Education Lecturer, Carleton College MN

Carleton College welcomes applications for a Visiting Lecturer to develop a program providing science education training, support, and community outreach. This is a full-time position for the academic year beginning September 1, 2013, with the possibility of renewal for up to two additional years, and is eligible for the Colleges benefit program. The ideal candidate will have completed a PhD in Science Education (or a related field), will have earned a licensure in secondary science teaching (in any field), will have at least one year of secondary science teaching experience, and will be interested in engaging with both students and faculty from all fields of science and math.
Teaching duties will include organizing and teaching a year-long science and math education colloquium, and a Methods of Teaching Science course. The candidate will also organize workshops for student science teaching assistants, coordinate multiple science education related outreach programs in the community, and lead independent studies that connect science and education broadly.
To apply, please visit the Carleton College website at to complete the online application, including a resume, cover letter, and contact information for two letters of reference. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.