Company Description: Massachusetts College of Liberal Arts (MCLA) is a dynamic and vibrant four-year public college located in the beautiful Berkshire Hills of Western Massachusetts. Founded in 1894, MCLA is the Commonwealth's public liberal arts college of the Massachusetts State University System. MCLA is a member of the Council of Public Liberal Arts Colleges (COPLAC), a national consortium positioned at the forefront of the conversation on the value of a liberal arts education. MCLA is on Kiplinger's Personal Finance list of 100 Best Values in Public Colleges for 2015. The ranking cites colleges that combine outstanding academics with affordable cost. The College was again named to the President's Honor Roll for Service by the Corporation for National and Community Service in 2015.
Adjunct Instructor - Interdisciplinary Studies
To Commensurate With Experience
Massachusetts College of Liberal Arts (MCLA), Department of Interdisciplinary Studies, Modern Languages, and Philosophy, is currently accepting applications for part-time adjunt faculty to teach one section of Introduction to Leadership in the spring of 2018, beginning January 17.
Course Description: Introduction to Leadership
The foundation course in the Leadership Minor. A description and comparison of major leadership theories along with current applications and case examples. Also examines issues of ethics, power, teams and women in leadership. Each student will be involved in a service/leadership and reflection experience throughout the semester which will develop their leadership skills, and identify the student's own leadership philosophy and style.
Applicants should hold a Ph.D. in an interdisciplinary studies area with expertise in leadership studies and related teaching experience. Other preferred qualifications include commitment to teaching undergraduates in a liberal arts setting.
Review of applications will begin immediately until position is filled. For best consideration, please submit application by Nov 1, 2017.
Massachusetts College of Liberal Arts is committed to a policy of nondiscrimination and affirmative action in its educational programs, activities and employment practices. The college complies with all federal, state, and local laws and regulations advancing equal employment. Applicants who will enrich the diversity of the campus community are strongly encouraged to apply. Visit www.mcla.edu.
Applicants should electronically submit the following materials: a cover letter that includes a brief statement of how your background, experience, and/or scholarship could contribute to the department's offerings and a curriculum vita; to:
Review of applications will begin immediately. For best consideration, please submit all materials by November 1, 2017.