Adjunct Faculty for Foundations of Inquiry - Interdisciplinary Studies

New York Institute of Technology - Old Westbury, NY4.0

Part-timeEstimated: $57,000 - $76,000 a year
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Overview
New York Institute of Technology offers 90 undergraduate, graduate, and professional degree programs in more than 50 fields of study, including computer science, data, and cybersecurity; biology and biomedical studies; architecture and design; engineering; health professions and medicine; IT and digital technologies; management; communications and marketing; education and counseling; and energy and sustainability. A nonprofit, independent, private, and nonsectarian institute of higher education, it welcomes more than 9,000 students worldwide. The university has campuses in New York City and Long Island, New York; Jonesboro, Arkansas; and Vancouver, British Columbia, as well as programs around the world.

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Responsibilities
The selected candidate will teach the introduction of fundamentals of critical thinking both in the university and in daily life. Topics include an overview of the research methods in academic disciplines, such as philosophy, sociology, psychology and economics. This course lays the groundwork for critical thinking skills in other core classes and major program coursework. Interactive classrooms projects, experiential learning and relevance are priorities in this course.

Qualifications
Candidates must possess a Master's degree or Ph.D. degree in relevant discipline and teaching experience in an academic setting required. Technology integration experience is strongly recommended. Familiarity with Zoom, Blackboard, VoiceThread, and Google Applications is a plus. Candidates with expertise in service-learning and developing community partnerships are also encouraged to apply.

Please include the following attachments in your application package: a cover letter, resume, three (3) professional references and Unofficial Transcript(s) of your highest completed degree. Incomplete packages will not be reviewed by the search committee.

New York Institute of Technology is an Equal Opportunity Employer – M/F/Veteran/Disability/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity