BOWDOIN COLLEGE Brunswick, Maine 04011 Job Posting: Director of the Baldwin Learning and Teaching Center Bowdoin College invites applications for a Director of the Baldwin Learning and Teaching Center. Reporting to the Dean for Academic Affairs, the full-time Director will create and oversee a new endowed program to strengthen the culture of learning at Bowdoin by assisting students in attaining their academic goals and faculty members in enhancing student learning. The Director will coordinate existing academic resources and offer new services--provide academic counseling, conduct workshops, initiate and coordinate tutoring and group study activities, train peer tutors and facilitators, and work with the faculty to assess and improve the quality of teaching. Candidates should have an advanced degree in a field related to learning and teaching such as education, psychology, or counseling. Candidates with advanced training in other disciplines and substantial experience, preferably at the postsecondary level, in learning assistance and/or faculty development will also be considered. Further assets would be previous work with diverse student populations, with students with learning disabilities, or with students who speak English as a second language. Experience working with faculty or creating and developing a new program would be an additional strength. Bowdoin College is a highly selective, four-year liberal arts college with 1550 students located in Brunswick, Maine, two hours north of Boston and 25 minutes from Portland. The College is committeed to equal opportunity through affirmative action. Applications from women and members of minority groups are encouraged. Applicants should send a letter of interest that conveys their vision of a Learning and Teaching Center, a curriculum vitae, and the names and telephone numbers of three professional references to the Manager of Employment, Human Resources, 3501 College Station, Bowdoin College, Brunwick, ME 04011-8426. Review of candidates' materials will begin on February 22, 1999.