School of Education, Boston University

2057 8718
Position ID:BU-School of Education-SRLECTCT [#8718]
Position Title: Senior Lecturer, Curriculum & Teaching
Position Type:Non tenure-track faculty
Position Location:Boston, Massachusetts 02215, United States [map]
Subject Areas: Education
Teacher Education
Starting Date:2017/07/01
Appl Deadline:2017/01/30 finished (posted 2016/12/16, listed until 2017/06/16)
Position Description:    

*** this position has been closed, and no new applications will be accepted. ***

The School of Education at Boston University is seeking applicants for a full-time, non-tenure track Senior Lecturer positions in Curriculum and Teaching. This position entails teaching undergraduate and graduate-level courses in curriculum and teaching, specifically the education foundation courses taken by undergraduate, masters, and doctoral students. This includes introduction to education, curriculum planning and analysis, and teacher education and professional development.

The School of Education at BU specifically welcomes applications from members of underrepresented groups and applicants with a strong commitment to social justice and change. We are looking for candidates who bring and seek to develop this commitment to the teaching of foundational courses within the school. This position begins July 1, 2017. Salary is competitive and commensurate with experience. Applicants from diverse backgrounds are strongly encouraged to apply.

Description of Duties

• Teach foundational courses in both undergraduate and graduate programs

• Provide professional academic advisement to students

• Collaborate with and support our other professional education programs

• Conduct a program of scholarly research and publication on teaching and learning appropriate for the rank of Senior Lecturer

• Engage in professional development activities with in-service educators and/or pre-college students

Required Qualifications

• Earned doctorate in curriculum and teaching, teaching and learning, or related field.

• Demonstrated commitment to diversity and social justice issues in teaching and learning

• Ability to design and implement engaging instruction

• Excellent oral, written, and presentation skills

• An emerging and/or established research agenda

• Demonstrated teaching excellence at the college/university level

Preferred Qualifications

• Three or more years of successful teaching experience in PK-12 settings

Application Instructions Applicants should submit the following documents:

• Cover letter explaining suitability for position

• Current curriculum vitae

• 1–3 Sample(s) of scholarship

• Unofficial copies of graduate transcripts

• 3 Letters of Reference

Review of applications will begin January 30, 2017 and will continue until the position is filled. Inquiries may be directed to the Chair of the Search Committee, Professor Donna Lehr (

Application Materials Required:
Submit the following items online at this website to complete your application:
And anything else requested in the position description.

Further Info:
2 Silber Way
Boston, MA 02215

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