Faculty Positions

Thank you for your interest in our open Faculty Positions.  St. Thomas Aquinas College is an equal opportunity employer. Candidates representing diverse ethnic and cultural backgrounds are encouraged to apply.  Please apply for employment to the College office/division indicated in the individual position announcement. Application should not be made to the Human Resources Office unless indicated.


Assistant Professor of Literacy-Tenure track position

The School of Education invites applications for an Assistant Professor of Literacy, tenure track position starting Fall 2017/ Spring 2018.

Qualifications: An earned doctorate in Literacy/ Reading with an emphasis on Childhood literacy; ABD considered; work experience in K-12 schools; strong research interests and commitment to scholarship. Background in education of English Language Learners and college teaching experience preferred.

Responsibilities: Teach undergraduate and graduate courses, advise teacher candidates, engage in scholarship, and work collaboratively on program development and evaluation.

Application process: A cover letter addressing the applicant’s credentials and experiences as they relate to the position, including a statement of teaching philosophy; curriculum vitae; all graduate transcripts; and three letters of recommendation should be sent to Dr. Regine Rossi, Chair, Search Committee, School of Education, St. Thomas Aquinas College, 125 Rt. 340, Sparkill, NY 10976. Preference will be given to applications received prior to March 20, 2017 (applications will be accepted until the position is filled).

Posted 02152017

Lab Assistant in Chemistry – Part Time

St. Thomas Aquinas College invites applications for a lab assistant in Chemistry, approx. 20-25 hours/week.   Responsibilities include teaching laboratory sections of the General Chemistry sequence; setting up/breaking down of experiments in the labs; and maintaining inventory of materials for the laboratory.

Qualifications
Minimum of B.S. in relevant area (M.S. preferred) and lab prep and teaching experience.

Application Process
A cover letter addressing the applicant’s credentials and experiences as they relate to the position; a statement of teaching philosophy; curriculum vitae; and names of three references, should be sent electronically to Dr. S. Burns, Dean of the School of Arts and Sciences at sburns@stac.edu.

Posted 01252017

Assistant Professor of Criminal Justice

St. Thomas Aquinas College invites applications for a full-time, tenure-track position in Criminal Justice beginning September 2017.  Responsibilities include teaching required and elective courses in the major, including criminology, policing, courts and the legal system, corrections, and quantitative research.  The candidate will also teach in the Masters in Public Administration – Criminal Justice program.  Priority will be given to candidates who can combine applied and theoretical emphases in their teaching.  The candidate will play an active, collaborative role in the evolution of the criminal justice major and the MPA program. 

Qualifications: 
Relevant college teaching experience is expected; earned PhD in criminology/criminal justice or closely related discipline (sociology, social policy) required.  The College prides itself on the high quality of the teaching of its faculty as well as their scholarly contributions to their discipline; therefore, a successful candidate should be able to demonstrate experience balancing these expectations. 

Application Process:
Please send a cover letter addressing the applicant’s credentials and experience as they relate to the position, a statement of teaching philosophy, curriculum vitae; names of three references, one of whom can talk about the candidate’s teaching; samples of recent relevant syllabi are helpful.  Send these materials electronically to Dr. S. Burns, Dean of the School of Arts and Sciences at sburns@stac.edu.  Preference will be given to applications received prior to December 15, 2016 (applications will be accepted until the position is filled).

Posted 10202016


Assistant Professor of Biology

St. Thomas Aquinas College invites applications for a full-time, tenure-track position in Biology beginning September 2017.   Responsibilities include teaching assignments in General Biology, Ecology, and other classes as needed.  Position will remain open until a successful candidate is identified.

The College prides itself on the high quality of the teaching of its faculty, commitment to serving students, as well as on their scholarly contributions to their discipline.  

Qualifications:
The successful candidate will have a Ph.D. (or be ABD) in Environmental Biology.  Teaching experience is desirable.

Application process:
A cover letter addressing the applicant’s credentials and experience as they relate to the position, a statement of teaching philosophy, curriculum vitae; samples of relevant syllabi and three letters of recommendation, one of which should address teaching, should be sent electronically to Dr. S. Burns, Dean of the School of Arts and Sciences at sburns@stac.edu.  Preference will be given to applications received prior to November 15, 2016 (applications will be accepted until the position is filled).

Posted 10112016


Assistant Professor of Chemistry

St. Thomas Aquinas College invites applications for a full-time, tenure-track position in Chemistry beginning September 2017.   Responsibilities include teaching assignments in General Chemistry, Quantitative Chemical Analysis, and Instrumental Methods.  Position will remain open until a successful candidate is identified. 

The College prides itself on the high quality of the teaching of its faculty, commitment to serving students, as well as on their scholarly contributions to their discipline. 

Qualifications:
The successful candidate will have a Ph.D. (or be ABD) in Chemistry.  Teaching experience is desirable.

Application process:
Please send a cover letter addressing the applicant’s credentials and experience as they relate to the position, a statement of teaching philosophy, curriculum vitae; names of three references, one of whom can talk about the candidate’s teaching; samples of recent relevant syllabi are helpful.  Send these materials electronically to Dr. S. Burns, Dean of the School of Arts and Sciences at sburns@stac.edu. Preference will be given to applications received prior to November 15, 2016 (applications will be accepted until the position is filled).

Posted 10112016


ASSISTANT PROFESSOR HOSPITALITY MANAGEMENT

The School of Business invites applications for a tenure track position. Responsibilities include teaching assignments in Hospitality Management and related areas including: Hospitality Management, functional disciplines in Hospitality Management, Leadership & Management, and Management of Service organizations.  In addition, the candidate will be expected to take an active, collaborative role in the evolution of the Hospitality Management program. 

The College prides itself on the high quality of the teaching of its faculty, commitment to serving students, as well as on their scholarly contributions to their discipline; therefore, a successful candidate should be able to demonstrate experience balancing these expectations.

Start date is January 2017. Position will remain open until a successful candidate is identified.

Qualifications: The successful applicant will have a Ph.D. in a Hospitality Management or closely related field, 3-5 years of hospitality industry experience and college level teaching experience preferred.  Experience in the use of course management systems and familiarity with on-campus, hybrid, and online courses preferred. Advanced ABD considered.

Application process: A cover letter addressing the applicant’s credentials and experiences as they relate to the position; a statement of teaching philosophy; curriculum vitae; and three letters of recommendation should be sent electronically to Prof. M. Murphy, Dean of the School of Business at mmurphy@stac.edu. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.

Posted 07082016


ASSISTANT PROFESSOR ACCOUNTING

Responsibilities include teaching the full range of accounting courses, including: principles, intermediate, advanced, cost, auditing and tax.

Qualifications:

An earned doctorate in accounting, or an MBA/CPA with experience with large or medium public accounting firm. A minimum three years college teaching experience preferred. The College prides itself on the high quality of the teaching of its faculty, commitment to serving students, as well as on their scholarly contributions to their discipline; therefore, a successful candidate should be able to demonstrate experience balancing these expectations.


ADJUNCT FACULTY POSITIONS in The SCHOOL OF BUSINESS 

The School of Business at St. Thomas Aquinas College seeks new adjunct faculty members who are committed to teaching. Each applicant is expected to be current in the discipline and should have a strong knowledge of current trends and practical applications.

Application process:

A cover letter addressing the applicant’s credentials and experiences as they relate to the position, curriculum vitae, and three letters of recommendation should be sent electronically to Prof. C. Cahill, Assistant Dean of the School of Business at ccahill@stac.edu.

Areas include:

Accounting: principles, tax, auditing, advanced accounting
Business Statistics, Data Analysis
Finance: general finance, managerial finance
Hospitality Management
Management: general management; international business


ADJUNCT FACULTY POSITIONS in the School of Arts & Sciences

The School of Arts & Sciences at St. Thomas Aquinas College seeks new adjunct faculty members who are committed to teaching.  Applicants are expected to help prepare each student to be an engaged, informed citizen able to make a difference in their communities.   The liberal arts and sciences urge students to become more analytical thinkers ready for careers in fields as wide-ranging as law, medicine, criminal justice, and teaching.   

Application process:
A cover letter addressing the applicant’s credentials and experiences as they relate to the position, curriculum vitae, and three references should be sent to Dr. Stacy Sewell, Assistant Dean of the School of Arts & Sciences, St. Thomas Aquinas College, 125 Route 340, Sparkill, NY 10976 or by email to ssewell@stac.edu

We seek adjunct instructors in these areas:
Communication Arts (Speech), Computer Science,  Criminal Justice, English, Exercise Science, Forensic Science, Natural Sciences, Political Science, Psychology, Sociology, Spanish, Visual Communications in Graphic Design, and Web Programming.