Boston University seeks applications and nominations for the position of Director of the Center for Teaching and Learning (CTL). The Director provides strategic leadership, vision, and management for a vibrant and dynamic Center that partners with faculty, departments, schools/colleges and other offices around campus to improve teaching and learning and foster research-based curricular and pedagogical transformation, including increased adoption of inclusive pedagogies across the University.
As a key leader in Boston University's expanding teaching and learning ecosystem, the Center for Teaching and Learning
The successful candidate will have:
Ph.D./Ed.D. and a minimum of 8 years of relevant academic experience including a leadership role, preferably within a center for teaching and learning;
Thorough knowledge of evidence-based teaching practices and emerging trends in pedagogy and educational technology;
A record of success working with faculty at all levels, across all disciplines, and, preferably, in all modes of instruction from face-to-face to hybrid to online;
Demonstrated leadership and expertise in developing initiatives to foster inclusive excellence;
Excellent inter-personal skills and a talent for working well with partners to inform and advance their goals for teaching and learning;
Experience fostering and sustaining learning communities to advance curricular and pedagogical experimentation and the sharing of effective teaching practices;
An ability to work proactively and to communicate and coordinate well with other units;
Experience creating change that is sustainable.
We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. We are a VEVRAA Federal Contractor.
Internal Number: 6214
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