Mass General Brigham – Term Lecturer/Online Instructor, MSDA Program – (IHP Faculty) – Charlestown, MA

September 23, 2022

Job Description

Job title: Term Lecturer/Online Instructor, MSDA Program – (IHP Faculty)

Company: Mass General Brigham

Job description: POSITION SUMMARY:

This position involves teaching within Ethics Data Security & Regulatory Governance in an online, asynchronous, learning-management system (LMS) environment. This course operates within a weekly schedule over a half-semester (7 weeks). The ideal candidate should be well-versed in standard curriculum for graduate level in Data security, ethical data handling and regulatory governance of data. Our program focuses on preparing students for a data driven approach to the healthcare professions. Healthcare experience and/or the ability to create driven data decisions to the health professions is highly desirable. The ideal candidate should be dedicated to student engagement and a high-touch experience for students through remote learning.


  • Regular communication with students through LMS discussion boards, email, and live video sessions
  • Grading/feedback of student assignments
  • Regular updates to course material, with a focus on clinically applicable aspects of Abnormal Psychology
  • Collaboration with institute resources (Instructional Design Services and Office for Justice, Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion) to ensure online content maximizes learner engagement and reflects the values of IHP



Education and Experience:

  • Masters Degree or PhD in Data Science, medical informatics or math related field (required)
  • Teaching experience 2 -3 years (required)
  • Experience teaching online (preferred)
  • Background in LMS learning systems (preferably D2L)
  • Strong communication skills (required)

Start Date: The spring semester begins January 06, 2023. While we re-evaluate mutual partnerships between instructors and the program each semester, an ideal candidate would be interested in a multiple-semester commitment.

About MGH Institute:

MGH Institute of Health Professions is a graduate school in Boston that provides entry-level and post-professional programs in Nursing, Communication Sciences and Disorders, Genetic Counseling, Occupational Therapy, Physical Therapy, and Physician Assistant Studies. The PhD in Rehabilitation Sciences and a PhD and Master of Science in Health Professions Education have been added in recent years to meet rising demand for highly educated health care professionals, educators, and researchers. Integrating classroom learning with research and clinical experience, the Institute grants doctoral degrees, master’s degrees, awards certificates of advanced study, and offers continuing education to practicing professionals.

The IHP is the only degree-granting affiliate in Mass General Brigham (MGB), the largest private employer in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts. The Institute has been recognized multiple times by The Chronicle of Higher Education as a “Great College to Work For.” A leading health sciences educational institution, MGH Institute provides students with outstanding academic programs, many of which are ranked among the best in the nation.

MGH Institute of Health Professions has announced an organization-wide anti-racism initiative to think boldly about race and bring together all members of the IHP community to address systemic racial injustice as well as oppression more broadly. The plan seeks to create a supportive and inclusive campus environment and better support the diverse communities the school serves. We are excited about this new initiative and are hiring employees who are committed to justice, equity, diversity, and inclusion and will contribute to our anti-racism and anti-oppression approach.

Expected salary:

Location: Charlestown, MA

Job date: Fri, 23 Sep 2022 04:19:39 GMT


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