Adjunct Instructor- Reading and Critical Thinking

Title – Adjunct Instructor, Reading and Critical Thinking
Start Date – Fall Semester, 2020
Department – Liberal Arts

HU 100 Reading and Critical Thinking (3 Credits)  

Tuesdays and Thursdays:  5:05pm-6:20pm

Position Description

In this course, students learn to think, read, and write critically and to express themselves articulately in written form and discussions through close reading and analysis of a variety of texts. Students practice the writing and analytical process through generating and supporting ideas, writing drafts, and using critiques as a basis for revising and editing. They further their editorial skills through offering peer commentary on each other’s work. Critical thinking and communication skills learned in this class form a vital foundation for students’ success in future studio and liberal arts courses and for becoming an active participant in their own learning.

*Students must earn a grade of C- or better to receive credit for this course.

Prerequisites:  None

Fulfills:  Reading and Critical Thinking requirement

Requirements

A Master’s degree is required.  Three years higher education experience preferred.

To Apply

Please forward a letter of interest and CV to:  Human Resource department at Montserrat College of Art, hr@montserrat.edu, and to Erin Dionne, Liberal Arts Division Chair (erin.dionne@Montserrat.edu) with the subject line “Reading and Critical Thinking”. Application deadline: July 31, 2020