Boston University Academy is seeking a part-time adjunct physics instructor for the 2017-2018 academic year. This is a one-year position. Responsibilities include teaching honors-level physics class weekly (including classroom instruction and hands-on laboratory experiments) and assisting with the honors-level physics class (including grading homework and exams and holding office hours). Advising STEM students in their Senior Thesis project may also be needed.
Boston University Academy is as small, independent, co-educational day high school located on the Boston University campus. The mission of Boston University Academy is to educate talented students who are passionate about learning and who share the joy of inquiry. BU Academy students are motivated, bright, and engaged. Classes are small and discussion-based. Most students in the eleventh grade study three courses at BUA, and take two of their courses at Boston University. Seniors take most of their coursework at Boston University and write a Senior Thesis on a topic of their choice. Find out more information aboutBoston University Academy at www.buacademy.org.
To apply, send a cover letter and resume to Lindsay Grindle (firstname.lastname@example.org).
Education and Experience:
At least 3-5 years of experience teaching at an independent school or higher education setting is strongly preferred
Advanced degree (or currently working toward an advanced degree) strongly preferred, but not required
Additional Salary Information: Based on experience
BU Academy educates talented high school students who are passionate about learning and who share the joy of inquiry. Located on the Boston University campus, the Academy offers 165 boys and girls a "ceilingless" educational experience, one in which students' zeal for learning takes them as far as they are capable. Engaging with dedicated teachers in a small and caring community, Academy students ...first immerse themselves in a classically based core curriculum and then continue their intellectual interests by studying coursework at Boston University.