From Bridgewater State University's inception in 1840 by Horace Mann as one of the first normal schools in America to the current day, BSU has worked to ensure that our students receive an accessible, affordable, and exceptional education. BSU aspires to be the leader in our mission class for closing equity gaps for Black/Cape Verdean, Latinx, Native American, Asian, and other students of color. BSU's institutional values, the work of the President's Special Task Force on Racial Justice, and leadership of the Leading for Change Higher Education Diversity Consortium underscore the campus' commitment to racial equity and other forms of social justice.
The mission of the Department of Secondary Education and Educational Leadership is to prepare educators and related professionals to teach, lead, and serve in a diverse and evolving global society. Successful candidates will be staff members who can work with their colleagues to help meet the mission of the department in serving and supporting our racially and ethnically diverse campus community.
The Department of Secondary Education and Educational Leadership (SEEL) seeks highly qualified and committed instructors to teach the following courses:
EDHM 225 Adolescent Development for Middle/High School Teachers
EDHM 235 Learning, Motivation, and Teaching
EDHM 401 Teaching Literacy in the Content Areas
EDHM 422 Strategies for Teaching Middle/High School Mathematics
Applicants should possess:
Ability to effectively teach in a close, collegial environment dedicated to the teaching-learning relationship.
Strong commitment to excellence in teaching and to working in a multicultural environment that fosters diversity.
Ability to use technology effectively in online, hybrid, and classroom teaching and learning.
Provide quality teaching including related preparation, engaged student learning and meaningful assessment.
Provide class syllabi to students enrolled in classes and to the department office as requested.
Perform other related duties as assigned and/or required.
Courses may be offered on the main campus in Bridgewater or at satellite campuses in Attleboro and on Cape Cod.
Masters degree in a content area (English, Math, History, etc.)
Availability for to teach day courses (8:00am-4:00pm)
Knowledge of MA Dept of Elementary & Secondary Education curriculum frameworks
Please be aware that employment at Bridgewater State University is contingent upon completion of a successful background check.
Bridgewater State University (BSU) is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer which actively seeks to increase the diversity of its workforce. We are dedicated to providing educational, working and living environments that value the diverse backgrounds of all people.
Please note the following information is required to complete your application for this position: *a minimum of three (3) professional reference entries.
Internal Number: 20822
About Bridgewater State University
Since its founding in 1840, Bridgewater has remained steadfast in its commitment to empower individuals and instill in its community an abiding desire to advance the public good. Our rigorous and dynamic academic environment encourages students and faculty to develop their strengths and become leaders in their fields. At the same time, we strive to lead by example. As the university continues to build momentum, we continuously reinvest in the success of our students and our region.