Thomas Edison hiring Economics Mentor Thomas Edison State College State/Region: NJ Posted: 01/23/09 http://www.higheredjobs.com/details.cfm?JobCode=175357732 Thomas Edison State College is seeking mentors (online instructors). Mentors at Thomas Edison State College are not full or part-time employees, but are independent contractors. Thomas Edison State College mentors are expected to meet the challenges of the pedagogies of adult and distance education and understand how to foster student learning at a distance. Minimum Qualifications: * A master's degree or higher from an institution accredited by a regional accrediting agency. * At least two years of previous higher education teaching experience is a requirement for consideration. Previous training or experience in the use of Web-based educational tools. Experience in Blackboard is preferred. We do not train mentors for online course mentoring. We are currently seeking mentors for the following areas: -Microeconomics -Macroeconomics Please email a cover letter referencing the above content area along with a current C.V. to [email protected] Application Information I teach online macro and micro with my MBA and Econ BA. (This is also an accepted combination at California community colleges according to their rules.) This TESC position might be fun, but I have too much on my plate now so I thought I'd post it here so folks can see what TESC is looking for.