Lecturer Opening for Medical Office Assistant Program – Fall 2021

Teaching and learning are the central functions of Bergen Community College, and as such, its faculty plays a central role in supporting and fulfilling the College mission. The faculty has the primary responsibility for developing and carrying out effective instruction, counseling and library services.  Since its founding in 1965, the College has been proud of its mix of tradition and innovation in the process of challenging students to raise questions, examine evidence, validate opinions, make decisions and communicate ideas effectively.

Successful candidates must be able to teach both day and evening classes, be committed to assessing student success and learning outcomes, assessing and developing new programs/curricula, demonstrating competence in instructional technology, especially on-line instruction and willing to accept assignments at any of our three locations (Paramus, Hackensack and Lyndhurst). All positions require excellent organizational and communication skills as well as demonstrated scholarship and professional involvement.  Candidates invited for an interview will be required to do a teaching demonstration and present a teaching portfolio.

We have a Lecturer position available in in our Medical Office Assistant  program.  The position includes classroom/didactic, lab, simulation and clinical teaching, student advising and mentoring, online (synchronous/asynchronous) and participation in scholarly activity including involvement in departmental, college and community service both in-person and online.  Positions begin in September 2021 on our Paramus campus.

Lecturer positions are a one semester, full-time, temporary appointment for a full semester, teaching a 15-hour per week course load with possibility of renewal.  The salary for Lecturers with a Masters’ degree is $21,420/semester.   For all Lecturer positions teaching experience is required unless otherwise noted.


Required: Minimum three years of current clinical experience in the field of Medical Office Assistant required. Must have a current valid New Jersey State License.  Minimum of three (3) years teaching experience in an accredited Medial Office Assistant program in the clinical setting, classroom and/or laboratory (this qualification may be waived for an individual with appropriate alternate experience); Must have demonstrated experience with online course delivery. Must demonstrate experience utilizing technology in hybrid/online synchronous and asynchronous courses, on-line course management systems, online resources management systems (ATI) and simulation to enhance student learning objectives and program assessment outcomes. Must have demonstrated experience with online course delivery. Must have the ability to teach in-person and online.  Demonstrated experience in developing and implementing simulation activities. Demonstrated experience with engaged studen learning techniques. Day and evening availability is required.


All interested candidates should send a letter of intent (including the job code LECT-MOA Program in the subject line of your email), curriculum vitae, copies of transcripts, salary requirements, and three professional letters of reference with current contact information.  To ensure full consideration, all requested application materials must be received by August 6, 2021.  Send materials by email with the appropriate job code in the subject line to [email protected].

Bergen Community College
Department of Human Resources
400 Paramus Road, Room A316
Paramus, New Jersey 07652 

EOE/NJ First Act Employer/Smoke-Free and Drug-Free Workplace

To apply for this job email your details to employment@bergen.edu

Author: pbonomolo

Human Resources-Sr. H.R. Generalist