Kean University is a world-class, vibrant and diverse institution offering more than 50 undergraduate majors, 60-plus graduate options and six doctoral degree programs. Kean distinguishes itself through excellence in academics, strategic investments in both research and cultural facilities and initiatives and a commitment to the success of every student. Dedicated to preparing students for rewarding careers, lifelong learning and fulfilling lives, Kean offers a broad range of disciplines, the expertise of a diverse and world-savvy faculty and a student-centered learning environment and campus community. The University sits on three adjoining campus sites in Union County, New Jersey covering 180 acres, two miles from Newark Liberty International Airport and thirty minutes from New York City, with additional locations in Ocean County, New Jersey – Kean Ocean and Jefferson Township, New Jersey – Kean Skylands. Kean University also operates a unique, additional location in Wenzhou, China, where development of a full-scale campus is currently underway.
All open faculty positions are ten-month, full-time, tenure-track assignments at the rank of Assistant Professor, effective for the fall 2020 semester, unless otherwise indicated. Teaching assignments and related responsibilities may include day, evening, weekend and online courses.
Courses may be taught at the Union campus, Kean Ocean, Kean Skylands or other locations.
All tenure-track faculty are expected to demonstrate a commitment to teaching excellence and an on-going program of research and publication or creative and performance activity. Participation in curriculum development, student advisement and service at the departmental/school, college, university and community level is also required. Interest or experience in using advanced instructional technologies to improve the teaching/learning process is highly desirable. All positions are subject to availability of funds, due to financial exigencies.
Nathan Weiss Graduate College
School of Communication Disorders & Deafness
Speech-Language Pathology (Multiple Positions) – to teach a range of undergraduate and graduate courses in the field of communication sciences and disorders, including course work in our clinical doctorate (SLPD) program. Program need is for expertise in 1) neurogenic language disorders in adults; 2) motor based speech and voice disorders in children and adults; 3) speech and hearing science and their application to clinical practice, but other areas may be considered. A robust research agenda, past and future, is highly desirable. Faculty will provide supervision of clinical practica; advise students; guide student research; and perform all other duties associated with university faculty positions. Positions are based at the Union campus, but some may include assignments at Ocean.
Qualifications: Doctorate degree in Communication Sciences and Disorders (or its equivalent); licensed or eligibility for licensure in the State of NJ; experience with university-level teaching; and an established research agenda is required. ABD considered with completion date by September 1, 2020. Candidates must currently hold or obtain the CCC-SLP by September 1, 2020.
Contact: Dr. Mahchid Namazi, Executive Director, at firstname.lastname@example.org for all positions.
Application Information for All Positions
Please send cover letter, resume, unofficial transcripts, statement of teaching philosophy and contact information for three professional references. Apply to the identified contact at the email address above. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until position is filled. Official transcripts for all degrees and three current letters of recommendation are required before appointment. Salary is competitive and commensurate with qualifications and experience. Comprehensive benefits program included. Contingent on Budgetary Approval and Appropriated Funding.