Anticipated Lecturer Positions 2014-2015

A Lecturer is a ten-month, full-time employee who teaches 30 credits per academic year and provides student and learning support services during the assigned periods. The Lecturer holds a strong commitment to teaching; maintains office and advising hours for students; actively participates in the university community; and does related work as required. This is a non-tenure track position that may be renewed on an annual basis. Teaching assignments and related responsibilities may include day, evening, weekend and online courses. Interest or experience in using advanced instructional technologies to improve the teaching/learning process is highly desirable. Courses may be taught at the Union campus and/or the Ocean County College campus in Toms River, New Jersey or other locations as indicated below. Positions are effective September 1, 2014.


COLLEGE OF BUSINESS AND PUBLIC MANAGEMENT

School of Management, Marketing and International Business

Organizational Behavior and Human Resource Management - to teach courses in organizational behavior and human resource management. There is an opportunity to teach in both the undergraduate and MBA program. Master’s degree in management or a related field and a minimum of one year of teaching experience at the post-secondary level is required. A strong interest in and commitment to best practices in management education and relevant practical business experience is a plus.

Contact: Associate Dean at cbpm@kean.edu.


COLLEGE OF EDUCATION

Department of Physical Education, Recreation and Health
Health Lecturer
– to teach Health courses in support of the undergraduate Health Minor program in addition to the Health Endorsement for the Physical Education Program. The position will also support Health General Education requirements. Requires the ability to teach courses including, but not limited to: Human Sexuality; Drug Use and Abuse; Critical Issues in Contemporary Health; Nutrition; and Introduction to Public Health. Non-teaching hours will be devoted to advising, assisting with the development of Praxis review materials in areas of expertise and assisting with program review as needed. Master’s degree in Public Health or a related field and a minimum of one year of teaching experience at the post-secondary level is required.

Contact: Dr. Jessica Adams, Acting Chairperson, at jeadams@kean.edu.


School of Curriculum and Teaching
Elementary, Middle and High School Language Arts
– the successful candidate will have a clear record of expertise in teaching language arts in K-12 settings and the ability to prepare undergraduate and graduate students to teach language arts at the elementary and secondary levels. Courses are taught at the Kean Ocean campus. Master’s degree in a related field and a minimum of one year of teaching experience at the post-secondary level is required. Doctorate degree; knowledge of NCTE and NJ Core Curriculum Content Standards; previous supervision of field experiences for undergraduate and graduate students in education; and familiarity with current trends in pedagogy and program development preferred.

Contact: Dr. Frank Osborne, Professor, at fosborne@kean.edu.


COLLEGE OF NATURAL, APPLIED AND HEALTH SCIENCES

Department of Mathematics

Mathematics - to teach upper level Math/Math Education courses at the Ocean County College campus. Master’s degree in math or math education and a minimum of one year of teaching experience at the post-secondary level is required.

Contact: Dr. Susan Hahn, Department Chairperson at suhahn@kean.edu.

School of Nursing
Nursing – to assume teaching responsibilities for both didactic and clinical areas, as well as academic and career advisement in the RN-BSN program at our Middlesex County College and Union sites. Master’s degree in Nursing or a related field; current Registered Nurse license in the State of New Jersey or the equivalent; and a minimum of one year of teaching experience at the post-secondary level is required. An earned research doctorate in Nursing or a related field (or dissertation phase) in nursing from an accredited program, experience as a nursing educator and current clinical experience is preferred.

Contact: Dr. Virginia Fitzsimons, Professor, at vfitzsim@kean.edu.


COLlEGE OF HUMANITIES AND SOCIAL SCIENCES

School of General Studies (Two Positions)
Mathematics – the School of General Studies provides students with broad preparations for their majors and for life’s social and intellectual challenges. The skills developed and the knowledge acquired through general education coursework will support achievement in the major and success in endeavors beyond graduation. Two positions are available to teach Developmental and General Education Math courses. Master’s degree in Mathematics and/or Math Education and a minimum of one year of teaching experience at the post-secondary level is required.

Contact: Search Committee Chairperson, School of General Studies, at ge@kean.edu.

NATHAN WEISS GRADUATE COLLEGE

Department of Counselor Education
Counselor Education
– to teach in the Master’s degree program with CACREP accredited CMHC and school counseling options, a developing addictions counseling option and to assist with planning the CES doctorate. Master’s degree in Counselor Education and Supervision or a related field and a minimum of one year of teaching experience at the post-secondary level is required. Candidate must hold a NJ-LPC or be license-eligible in the State of NJ. Doctorate degree, strong counselor identity and counseling professional involvement preferred.

Contact: Dr. J. Barry Mascari, Chair, at jmascari@kean.edu.

 

Department of Graduate Social Work

Social Work - to teach several foundation courses in the graduate social work program including advanced courses in Integrated Health and Social Work Research. Non-teaching responsibility is expected, which includes developing blended-online instruction for the program. Familiarity with the CSWE accreditation process and assessment of students’ proficiencies required.


Qualifications: MSW degree; current social work license in the State of New Jersey or license-eligible; and a minimum of one year of teaching experience at the post-secondary level is required. Doctorate degree, a minimum of three years of online teaching experience and five years of social work practice in health and mental health fields is preferred.


Contact: Dr. Josephine Norward, Department Chair, at jnorward@kean.edu.

 


APPLICATION INFORMATION ON ALL POSITIONS

Please send letter of interest, resume and contact information for three professional references. Apply directly to the Executive Director/Department Chair or as identified at the email address above or mail to: Kean University, 1000 Morris Avenue, Union, NJ 07083. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until appointment is made. Official transcripts for all degrees and three current letters of recommendation are required before appointment.

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