Two positions at The Evergreen State College
The Evergreen State College
The Evergreen State College is inviting applications for two positions. First, we seek a Director of The Washington Center for Improving the Quality of Undergraduate Education, who will be responsible for this public service centerís external and internal operations. This full-time Administrative Faculty* position provides a unique opportunity to enhance faculty professional development nationally, across Washington state, and on the Evergreen campus.
The Director will dedicate 50% time to advancing the work of the Washington Center: plan, organize, market and lead its national institutes; publish the Washington Centerís biannual peer-reviewed e-journal; collaborate with regional and national partners to promote learning communities and strengthen campus initiatives in equity and student success; provide professional development advice, curriculum planning, and support for Washington State higher education institutions. The other 50% will be dedicated to coordinating and guiding the new Learning & Teaching Commons at The Washington Center to advance faculty development at Evergreen in collaboration with a Faculty Fellow, an internal advisory group, the Dean of Faculty Development and the Vice President of Equity and Inclusion. The Washington Center director is supported by three classified staff and student employees. To read the full description for the Director position and submit your application, please visit http://evergreen.peopleadmin.com/postings/2056.
Second, The Evergreen State College is looking for a full time, 2-year (9 months of employment each year) visiting faculty position in Psychology, with expertise in either Developmental Psychology or Clinical/Counseling Psychology, to teach in our Olympia Daytime curriculum. The ideal candidate should be able to teach human development and introductory psychology, as well as one or more of the following: community psychology, psychological research methods, clinical or counseling theories. A background in issues of diversity, equity, and multiculturalism is required; experience teaching and working with diverse and underserved populations is also highly desirable.
The position is ideal for those wishing to gain experience teaching at a liberal arts college, or for those who are intrigued by Evergreenís alternative approach to pedagogy, particularly our interdisciplinary, team-taught full-time programs of study. The visiting faculty member will co-teach with experienced faculty members in a range of possible interdisciplinary programs, including health sciences and social sciences, with an emphasis on public health and community resilience. Therefore, a demonstrated capacity to make interdisciplinary connections and to address how conditions in communities impact mental health and interact with health care systems is also desirable. To review the full description for the visiting Psychology faculty position and submit your application, please visit http://evergreen.peopleadmin.com/postings/2054.
*Administrative Faculty at Evergreen are on 12-month, 3-year renewable contracts with salary based on experience years. The published faculty salary scale assumes a 9-month position, so please add an additional 3-months salary to estimate the annual salary for this position; the 9-month salary grid can be found at https://www.evergreen.edu/facultyhiring/salarygrid. This position accrues vacation at a rate of 2 days per month in addition to one personal holiday and one personal leave day per year.
To read the full description for the Director position and submit your application, please visit http://evergreen.peopleadmin.com/postings/2056.
To review the full description for the visiting Psychology faculty position and submit your application, please visit http://evergreen.peopleadmin.com/postings/2054.
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