Overview

Kean University is a world-class, vibrant and diverse institution offering 50 undergraduate majors and 80 graduate programs and options leading to masters and doctoral degrees, professional diplomas and certifications. 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 an additional location in Ocean County, New Jersey. 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 September 1, 2017, unless otherwise indicated. Teaching assignments and related responsibilities may include day, evening, weekend and online courses. Courses are taught at the Union campus but some positions may include assignments at Kean Ocean in Toms River, New Jersey or other locations.

All 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 and university 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 and Deafness *Search Extended and Revised*

Communication Disorders and Deafness – to teach graduate courses in the Speech-Language Pathology program, as well as courses in the new clinical doctoral program (SLPD). Expertise in adult neurogenic speech/language disorders is preferred but other areas will be considered. Supervision of clinical practica; provision of advisement; and experience performing all other duties associated with university faculty positions is highly desirable.

Qualifications: Doctorate in Communication Sciences and Disorders or a related field; eligibility for New Jersey licensure; experience with university-level teaching; and an established research agenda is required. ABD considered with completion date by September 1, 2017. Candidate must possess or earn a Certificate of Clinical Competence for Speech-Language Pathologists (CCC-SLP) by January 1, 2018.

Contact: Dr. Mahchid Namazi, Program Coordinator, at mnamazi@kean.edu.

Application Information

Please send cover letter, resume, unofficial transcripts and contact information for three professional references. Apply to the identified contact at the email address above or mail to: Kean University, 1000 Morris Avenue, Union, NJ 07083. Previous applicants need not apply. 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.