Writing Tutor/Academic Support — Writing and Contemporary Thought

The Sage College of Albany seeks professional writing tutors for the summer, fall, and spring semesters. These are part-time, hourly positions tutoring undergraduate students in writing in a variety of courses including freshman level expository writing courses.

Qualifications: Master’s degree in Writing, English or related field. Experience preferred.

Successful candidates will have excellent written communication skills, be knowledgeable in basic rules of grammar and usage, be familiar with a variety of style guides, and be comfortable working with a variety of students with varying levels of skill in English and writing. Successful candidates will have the ability to work independently with students and without direct supervision.

The Sage Colleges include: the coeducational Sage College of Albany, Russell Sage College for women in Troy, and the Sage Graduate Schools- of Education, Health Sciences and Management- operating on both campuses.

To apply, please send letter of application, including statement regarding dates and times of availability, and resume to: Jay Privott, Director of Academic Support, SCA at [email protected].

Academic Support — Professional Tutors

The Sage College of Albany seeks professional tutors for the fall and spring semesters. These are part-time, hourly positions tutoring undergraduate students in a variety of courses including:

Anatomy & Physiology, Biology I & II, Chemistry I, Physics I, Mathematics (Algebra, Calculus and Statistics) and more.

Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree in related field (Master’s preferred). Experience preferred.

Successful candidates will have excellent oral and written communication skills, be knowledgeable in study skill concepts, and be comfortable working with a variety of students with varying levels of skills. Successful candidates will have the ability to work independently with students and without direct supervision.
The Sage Colleges include: the coeducational Sage College of Albany, Russell Sage College for women in Troy, and the Sage Graduate Schools- of Education, Health Sciences and Management- operating on both campuses.

To apply, please send letter of application, including statement regarding dates and times of availability, and resume to: Jay Privott, Director of Academic Support, SCA at [email protected].

Adjunct Instructor of Forensic Science

The Sage Colleges Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry is seeking an adjunct instructor in forensic science for the Fall 2017 semester.

Qualifications:  significant experience in forensics, with expertise in the areas of trace evidence, firearms identification, latent prints, photography, or questioned documents preferred (areas other than chemistry and biology).  Master’s degree preferred but not required.  This would be an excellent opportunity for a retired person.

The successful candidate will teach a portion of a 4-credit lecture and laboratory course called Forensic Applications of the Sciences to juniors and seniors in the undergraduate forensic science major program at Sage.

Depending upon availability, the adjunct instructor will work up to 4 hours per week in the period October 11, 2017 through December 15, 2017 and receive up to $3150.

The Sage Colleges include: Russell Sage College for women in Troy, NY, the coeducational Sage College of Albany, and the Sage Graduate Schools – of Education, Health Sciences & Management – operating on both campuses.

Send letter of application, resume, and list of three professional references to Dr. Frank Vozzo at [email protected]

Applications accepted until September 11, 2017.