Employment and Job Opportunities

assistant professor of communication studies

Campus: St. Joseph's College, Long Island Campus

The Department of Communication Studies at St. Joseph's College invites applications for a full-time faculty position in Communication Studies to begin spring 2015. The selected candidate must demonstrate excellence in teaching and learning, maintain high standards of competence in the discipline, and participate actively in the college community.

Responsibilities:
• Teach eight undergraduate courses per academic year, including courses in Speech Communication, Interpersonal Communications, Intercultural Communications, Oral Interpretation, Voice and Diction, Non-Verbal Communications and Small Group Discussion
• Advise students academically, which involves meeting with students throughout the academic year
• Engage in scholarly activity
• Serve on departmental, campus and collegewide committees and task forces
 
Qualifications:
• A Master's degree in Communications, or related field, is required; a Ph.D. is strongly preferred
• Demonstration of excellence in teaching and learning, to include a commitment to integrating new technologies into the teaching-learning process
• Experience teaching a broad array of foundational courses effectively
• Experience in theatre arts beneficial, but not required

Please send your curriculum vitae and cover letter to: CommStudiesSearch@sjcny.edu EOE - M/F/D/V

Full-Time Senior Administrative Assistant — Office of the Academic Dean

Campus: St. 
Joseph's 
College,Brooklyn Campus

Responsible for supporting the day to day operations of the dean’s office. Reports directly to the dean, but works in close contact with all members of the dean’s staff. 

Must possess:
  • Excellent organizational skills
  • Keen attention to detail
  • Ability to multitask 
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills 
  • Polite and collegial  manner
  • Self-starter qualities
  • Sensitivity and commitment to confidentiality
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Word, specifically Excel and Publisher
Responsibilities include but are not limited to:
  • Scheduling and coordinating events
  • Maintenance of student records and reports
  • Providing customer service to students, faculty and staff
  • Inputting and monitoring of data
  • Processing and tracking of invoices
  • Research of student issues and concerns in confidential matters 
  • Preparation of reports, mailings using Excel, mail merge, etc.
  • General administrative and clerical support
Please send résumés to deansofficesearch@sjcny.edu.

Assistant Professor of Adolescence Education – Mathematics Education

Campus: St. Joseph's College, Long Island Campus

St. Joseph’s College Long Island Campus is seeking a full-time assistant professor in the Department of Adolescence Education, with a specialization in mathematics education, for a tenure-track faculty position beginning September 2014.

Responsibilities include teaching undergraduate courses in mathematics education on the 7-12 grade certification level and foundational education; supervision practicum and student teaching experiences; advising majors at the undergraduate level; serving on department and college committees; and engaging in scholarly activity.

Qualifications include a New York State professional or permanent certification in Mathematics 7-12 and a Ph.D. or Ed.D. in mathematics, education or a related field from a regionally accredited college or university is preferred. A minimum of two years of mathematics teaching students at the middle or high school level is required, and higher education experience is preferred. Infusion of technology into instruction is expected. Send CVs to Sister Nancy Gilchriest at ngilchriest@sjcny.edu. St. Joseph’s is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Assistant Professor of Adolescence Education – Social Studies Education

Campus: St. Joseph's College, Long Island Campus

St. Joseph’s College Long Island Campus is seeking a full-time assistant professor in the Department of Adolescence Education, with a specialization in social studies education, for a tenure-track faculty position possibly beginning September 2014.

Responsibilities include teaching undergraduate courses in social studies education on the 7-12 grade certification level and foundational education; supervision practicum and student teaching experiences; advising majors at the undergraduate level; serving on department and college committees; and engaging in scholarly activity.

Qualifications include a New York State professional or permanent certification in Social Studies 7–12 and a Ph.D. or Ed.D in history, education or a related field from a regionally accredited college or university is preferred. A minimum of two years of social studies teaching students at the middle or high school level is required, and higher education experience is preferred. Infusion of technology into instruction is expected. Send CVs to Sister Nancy Gilchriest at ngilchriest@sjcny.edu. St. Joseph’s is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

adjunct professor of art history

Campus: St. Joseph's College, Long Island Campus

The Department of Art at the Long Island Campus of St. Joseph's College is seeking a part-time faculty member to teach Art History Survey starting in January 2015. The preferred candidate should hold a Ph.D. in Art History and a record of teaching excellence at the college level. An ABD will be considered. A cover letter and résumé should be sent to: Dawn Lee, Chair Art Department at dlee@sjcny.edu.

Adjunct Professor of Chemistry

Campus: St. 
Joseph's 
College,Brooklyn Campus

The Department of Physical Sciences at St. Joseph’s College, with campuses in Brooklyn and Patchogue, Long Island, invites applications for a Brooklyn-based adjunct professor of chemistry beginning in fall 2014 to teach General Chemistry lab (afternoon) and/or Biochemistry for science majors (morning). Candidates must be available on Tuesday and Thursday, and have a master's degree in chemistry or equivalent education. Prior teaching experience is desirable.

Please send Curriculum Vitae/Resume and references to: jrehmann@sjcny.edu. Jill Rehmann, Ph.D., Department of Physical Sciences, St. Joseph’s College, 245 Clinton Avenue, Brooklyn, NY 11205.

Assistant/Associate Professor of Child Study with Specialization in Special Education

Campus: St. 
Joseph's 
College,Brooklyn Campus

St. Joseph’s College Brooklyn Campus is seeking a full-time assistant professor in the Department of Child Study, with a specialization in special education, for a tenure-track faculty position beginning September 2014.

Responsibilities include teaching undergraduate and graduate courses in special education on the birth-6th grade certification level; supervision practicum and student teaching experiences; advising majors at the undergraduate and graduate level; serving on department and college committees; and engaging in scholarly activity.

Qualifications include a doctorate in special education from a regionally accredited college or university, and New York State Students with Disabilities certification, preferably in early childhood and/or childhood. A minimum of two years of teaching students with disabilities is required, and higher education experience is preferred. Infusion of technology into instruction is expected. Send CVs to Susan Straut-Collard, 245 Clinton Avenue, Brooklyn, NY 11205. St. Joseph’s is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

data manager

Campus: St. Joseph's College, Long Island Campus

The data manager is responsible for the development, design and maintenance of a new data warehouse used to analyze metrics of institutional performance. Working with IT, the registrar, financial aid, admissions and other offices within St. Joseph's College, the selected individual will work with the director to design and maintain a cross-functional data warehouse and data dictionary accessible to a general institutional audience. The successful candidate will support staff in the Office of Institutional Research and the institutional community as a whole to make data accessible, consistent, reliable and timely. This position requires an individual with excellent quantitative, analytical and technical skills, who can communicate effectively with both technical and non-technical audiences. 

Responsibilities:
  • Assist in the design, implementation and maintenance of a data warehouse
  • Extract and transform data using ETL tools, SQL and/or SPSS software
  • Work with the analytical staff to define, develop and document data resources for institutional planning and analysis
  • Oversee and implement the regular collection and editing of data for reporting and analysis
  • Develop and maintain data definitions in a data dictionary
  • Attend professional development courses and conferences to maintain the most up-to-date knowledge and skills in data warehousing and data modeling
  • Provide training on use of data and production of ad-hoc reports to power users from the institutional community 
  • Special projects and other related duties as assigned

Minimum Qualifications: 
  • Master's degree or equivalent experience in a data driven field (e.g., higher education, business or public administration, statistics, computer science)
  • Experience with large data sets and relational databases
  • Understanding of data analysis and experience with statistics
  • Experience with SPSS or other statistical software
  • Proficiency with MS Excel and experience with MS Access

Preferred Qualifications: 
  • Experience authoring SQL 
  • Experience with business intelligence software such as blackboard analytics
  • Experience working in higher education environment in a data support role
  • Experience working with and/or building a data warehouse

This job will be based on the Long Island Campus and will require some travel between the campuses. Please email cover letter, salary requirements and résumé to techsearchIR@sjcny.edu Attention: Allison List, Director of Institutional Research

ADJUNCT PROFESSOR OF PHILOSOPHY

Campus: St. Joseph's College, Long Island Campus

There is an immediate opening for an adjunct instructor in philosophy for the spring 2014 semester. We have two courses available, running on Tuesday and Friday mornings. Master's degree in philosophy is required. Please send a cover letter and CV to Wendy C. Turgeon, Ph.D., chair of the Department of Philosophy at wturgeon@sjcny.edu.

Economics TENURE-TRACK FACULTY POSITION

Campus: St. Joseph's College, Long Island Campus

The Department of Social Sciences invites applications for a tenure-track position in economics beginning in September 2014 at its suburban campus in Patchogue, Long Island. St. Joseph’s College is committed to strong teaching, collegially and active scholarship. Candidates should be able to teach introductory courses as well as specialized courses such as econometrics, finance, and money and banking. We are especially interested in individuals with an applied orientation. The department would like to establish an economics major in the near future. Previous teaching experience and Ph.D. at time of hire preferred. St. Joseph’s is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Please send curriculum vitae and supporting materials as soon as possible to: economics.search@sjcny.edu. Review of applications will begin on December 16, 2013, although applications will be received until the position is filled.

computer information technology full-time faculty position

Campus: St. 
Joseph's 
College,Brooklyn Campus

St. Joseph’s College has a full-time faculty position that will become available in September of 2014 on its Brooklyn Campus. The preferred candidate will have a minimum of a master’s degree in computer science, computer engineering or a related field. Teaching experience is highly preferred. It is expected that the candidate will be able to teach any course in the standard undergraduate computer information technology curriculum, given sufficient preparation time. Proficiency in Java, our core language, is required. Interested candidates should send a CV and cover letter to: Professor David Seppala-Holtzman; St. Joseph’s College; 245 Clinton Avenue; Brooklyn, NY 11205. Professor Seppala-Holtzman can be contacted by phone at 718.940.5315 or email at dholtzman@sjcny.edu.

chairperson for hospitality and tourism management program

St. Joseph’s College is seeking a founding chairperson for its new Hospitality and Tourism Management program, at the rank of associate professor (tenure-track), and to include appointment as director of the Institute for Hospitality and Tourism Management.

St. Joseph’s College (founded in 1916), an independent institution with campuses in Brooklyn and on Long Island, provides a strong academic, value-oriented, career-preparatory education within a liberal arts tradition. The College is launching a new Bachelor of Science in Hospitality and Tourism Management major, at both campuses, with three areas of concentration: Tourism (agri-tourism and eco-tourism embedded in the concentration), Hotel management (with sustainability at its core), and Health Care Hospitality (addressing consumer satisfactions levels in hospitals and senior residences). The Institute for Hospitality and Tourism Management (IHTM) has recently been established, and its mission is to provide a leading voice in the discussion of responsible hospitality as a critical component to running a successful enterprise. 

The chairperson will administer and oversee the HTM department and the Institute, with a primary mission of growing the academic programs. The successful candidate will have the experience and demonstrated ability to grow the department, to include: recruitment of adjunct and full-time faculty, student recruitment and retention, program assessment, scheduling, resource and budget management, student advisement, course scheduling, and participation in College committees and initiatives. The individual will be expected to represent the College in the local and regional hospitality and tourism industry, and will demonstrate excellence in teaching, scholarship, and service. 

Qualifications: 

  • Earned doctoral degree from an accredited institution in hospitality management, tourism, or closely related field
  • Demonstrated record of administrative experience, research, teaching, and service in higher education
  • Managerial experience in the hospitality industry preferred
  • Proven leadership, written, and oral communication skills
  • Demonstrated ability to work with the professional community/industry leaders
  • Refined communication, collaboration, and interpersonal skills

Submit nominations and applications electronically to HTMsearch@sjcny.edu

Applications include a letter of interest, a current résumé/CV, and contact information for five professional references. Review of applications is beginning and will continue until the final candidate is selected. Anticipated start date is January 2014.

All applications and nominations will be considered highly confidential. St. Joseph’s College is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Adjunct Professor of Graphic Design

Campus:St. 
Joseph's College, Long Island Campus 
The Department of Art on the Long Island Campus is seeking a part-time faculty member to teach Web design. The preferred candidate should hold an M.F.A. in Graphic Design and have experience in Web design. Previous teaching experience at the college level is desirable. Send cover letter and résumé to Dawn Lee at dlee@sjcny.edu.

ADJUNCT PROFESSOR of Computer Science and Information Technology

Campus:St. 
Joseph's College, Long Island Campus 
The Department of Mathematics and Computer Science on the Long Island Campus is seeking a part-time faculty member to teach day and weekend courses in Java programming, assembly language and software engineering. Master's degree required. Please send a cover letter and résumé to Professor Victoria Hong, associate chairperson, at vhong@sjcny.edu or mail to St. Joseph's College, 155 West Roe Boulevard, Patchogue, N.Y. 11772.

Adjunct Professor of Art History

Campus: St. 
Joseph's 
College,Brooklyn Campus
The Department of Art at the Brooklyn Campus of St. Joseph's College is seeking a part-time faculty member to teach Art History Survey and History of Modern art starting in January 2013. The preferred candidate should hold a Ph.D. in Art History and a record of teaching excellence at the college level. An ABD will be considered if projected date of graduation is 2013. A cover letter and resume should be sent to Academic Dean Richard Greenwald, Ph.D. at rgreenwald@sjcny.edu.

child study Full-time Tenure Track and Adjunct Faculty Positions

Campus: St. Joseph's College, Long Island Campus
The Department of Child Study seeks full-time tenure track and adjunct professors from the field of special education for graduate and undergraduate teaching. The candidate must possess an earned doctorate, have background experience in severe and multiple disabilities and/or A.B.A., functional analysis and other behavior management techniques. The use of technology in education is a plus.

Please send résumé to: Dr. Joan E. Silver, Director of M.A. in Childhood or Adolescence Special Education with an annotation in Severe and Multiple Disabilities, St. Joseph's College, 155 West Roe Blvd., Patchogue, New York, 11772.

Full and Part-time Literacy and Cognition Positions

Campus: St. Joseph's College, Long Island Campus
The Department of Child Study seeks full and part-time positions for the graduate program in literacy and cognition. A Ph.D. or Ed.D. is required, preferably in literacy. Those candidates with doctorates and an M.A. in Literacy will also be considered. Requirements include teaching experience in elementary education and higher education. Please send a résumé to Dr. Claire Lenz, Director, M.A. in Literacy and Cognition program, St. Joseph’s College, 155 West Roe Blvd., Patchogue, New York, 11772.

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