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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. Applications should not be made to the Human Resources Office unless indicated.


ADJUNCT POSITIONS IN SCHOOL OF EDUCATION

St. Thomas Aquinas College invites applications for adjunct positions in special education and elementary literacy. Applicants are required to have at least a Master’s Degree in education or science (Doctorate preferred), and teaching experience. The positions start in January 2019.

Application process: A cover letter addressing the applicant’s credentials and experience; curriculum vitae; and three references should be sent electronically to Dr. Suzanne Reynolds, Assistant Dean of the School of Education at [email protected].

Posted 12/05/2018


assistant Professor of Exercise Science (Tenure Track)

St. Thomas Aquinas College seeks qualified candidates for a tenure-track position as Assistant Professor of Exercise Science beginning September 2019.

Successful candidates will be expected to teach courses within the Exercise Science program including, but not limited to introductory courses in Exercise Science, Adapted Fitness, Theories in Strength and Conditioning, and Nutrition courses with emphasis in sports performance. The candidate will also be expected to assist in facilitating the growth of the Exercise Science program, including management of the exercise testing laboratory and participation in community outreach opportunities. Other expectations include academic advising, service to the College, and a commitment to student scholarship. The College prides itself on the high quality of the teaching of its faculty as well as on their scholarly contributions to their discipline, and so a successful candidate should address both areas in their application.

College teaching experience in the areas of Kinesiology, Exercise Science, Health and Human Performance, or related discipline is expected. A Ph.D. in Kinesiology, Exercise Science, or related health science is required; expertise in sports nutrition is desired. An advanced ABD will be considered with evidence of dissertation status.

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, at least one of which addresses the applicant's teaching, should be sent electronically to Dr. Heath Bowen, Interim Dean of the School of Arts and Sciences at [email protected]. Preference will be given to applications received prior to January 15, 2018, though applications will be accepted until the position is filled.

St. Thomas Aquinas is a small, private, liberal arts college located in Sparkill, NY, 25 minutes north of New York City. The College is an equal opportunity employer.

Posted 11/12/2018


Assistant professor of Computer Science

The Computer Science Program at St. Thomas Aquinas College seeks applicants for a tenure-track Assistant Professor of Computer Science position starting Fall 2019.  The basic position requirements include: (1) teaching a wide range of undergraduate computer science courses, (2) engaging in scholarly activities, (3) advising and recruiting students, and (4) participating in faculty governance. 

This position will be responsible for providing leadership and direction for the new concentration in Cloud Computing. The successful applicant will have current and comprehensive knowledge in at least one of the fields in this concentration: cybersecurity, cloud computing, IoT, or mobile application development.  Industry experience, prior teaching, the ability to support laboratory development, and teaching of experimental activities are highly desirable.

Qualifications: Candidates must have a Ph.D. in Computer Science from an accredited institution at the time of the appointment; advanced ABD considered with evidence of dissertation status.

Application Process:  A cover letter addressing the applicant’s credentials and experience; curriculum vitae; a statement of teaching philosophy; samples of relevant syllabi; and three letters of recommendation, one of which should address teaching, should be sent electronically to Dr. Heath Bowen, Interim Dean of the School of Arts and Sciences at hbowen@stac.edu.  Preference will be given to applications received before December 1, 2018; however, applications will be accepted until the position is filled.  Only complete applications will be considered. 

POSTED 10/01/2018


Assistant Professor of Mathematics (tenure track)

St. Thomas Aquinas College seeks qualified candidates for a tenure-track position as Assistant Professor of Mathematics beginning in September 2019.

Situated in the School of Arts and Sciences, the Math program offers advanced courses for our Math majors, as well as for students in Teacher Education, the Sciences, and the School of Business; in addition, Math faculty teach introductory courses in our General Education Program.

Successful candidates will be expected to teach a range of courses, from Freshman Algebra to upper level courses such as Life Contingencies, Complex Analysis, Real Analysis, Numerical Analysis, Geometry, and the Mathematics of Finance. Experience with Actuarial Mathematics is highly desirable. Other expectations include advising, college service, and a commitment to research. The College prides itself on the high quality of the teaching of its faculty as well as on their scholarly contributions to their discipline, and so a successful candidate should address both areas in their application.

Qualifications:
College teaching experience and a Ph.D. in Mathematics are required; however, an advanced ABD will be considered with evidence of dissertation status.

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, at least one of which addresses the applicant's teaching, should be sent electronically to Dr. Heath Bowen, Interim Dean of the School of Arts and Sciences at [email protected]. Please state in your cover letter if you will be available for interview at the Joint Mathematics Meeting in January. Preference will be given to applications received prior to December 15, 2019, though applications will be accepted until the position is filled.

POSTED 10/01/2018


Assistant Professor - Accounting

The School of Business invites applications for a tenure-track position starting Fall 2018.
Responsibilities include teaching the full range of accounting courses including; principles, intermediate, advanced, cost, auditing, and tax. 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.

Qualifications: An earned doctorate in accounting, or an MBA/CPA with experience in a large or medium public accounting firm. A minimum 3 years college teaching experience preferred.

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 [email protected]. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.

POSTED 07302018


Assistant Professor of criminal justice

Assistant Professor of Criminal Justice (tenure track): to teach required and elective courses in both the undergraduate major, and in the Master of Public Administration in Criminal Justice Administration program. Courses might include criminology, policing, courts and the legal system, corrections, quantitative research methods, evaluation and evidence-based research, public and non-profit administration, and contemporary issues for criminal justice administration. The candidate will also advise undergraduates, serve as MPA-CJ thesis adviser, assist in the continued development of the MPA-CJ, and provide service to the major and the College. Priority is given to candidates who can combine applied and theoretical emphases in their teaching. Start date is open.

Qualifications: Relevant college teaching experience is expected; earned Ph.D. in criminology/criminal justice, public administration, or closely related discipline (sociology, social policy, psychology) required. A J.D. will be considered if the candidate additionally holds a criminal justice-related degree. 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: A cover letter addressing the applicant’s credentials and experience; curriculum vitae; a statement of teaching philosophy; samples of relevant original syllabi; and three letters of recommendation, at least one of which should address teaching, should be sent electronically to Dr. Heath Bowen, Interim Dean of the School of Arts and Sciences at [email protected].  Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.

St. Thomas Aquinas is a small, private, liberal arts college located in Sparkill, NY, 25 minutes north of New York City. The College is an equal opportunity employer.

POSTED 6262018


Adjunct Faculty Positions at St. Thomas Aquinas College’s Program at Sullivan Correctional Facility

The School of Arts & Sciences at St. Thomas Aquinas College seeks new adjunct faculty members to teach in our program in Sullivan Correctional Facility.  The College partners with Hudson Link for Higher Education in Prison to offer a B.S. degree in Social Science.  Courses must be taught in person at the Fallsburg, New York, facility, and may not have an online component.  Fall, Winter, Spring, and Summer terms are available, and there is some flexibility permitted in scheduling.  A background check by the New York State Department of Corrections is required.  

We seek adjunct instructors in a variety of areas but particularly in History, Psychology and the Social Sciences.

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 [email protected]

POSTED 10302017


ASSISTANT PROFESSOR OF SPORT MANAGEMENT

Responsibilities include undergraduate and graduate teaching assignments in Sport Management and related areas including: Sport Administration, Sport Event Planning, Sport Media, Sport Governance, Sport Marketing, or Facilities Management.  In addition, the candidate will be expected to take an active, collaborative role in the evolution of the Sport 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.

Qualifications:
The successful applicant will have a Ph.D. in a Sport Management or closely related field. Sport 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. Candidates must be able to submit proof that they are legally eligible to work in the U.S.

Application Process:
A cover letter addressing the applicant’s credentials and experience; curriculum vitae; a statement of teaching philosophy; and three letters of recommendation, one of which should address teaching, should be sent electronically to Prof. Michael Murphy, Dean, School of Business at [email protected].  Preference will be given to applications received before October 30, 2017; applications will be accepted until the position is filled.

POSTED 09262017


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. Availability to teach in the mornings and/or afternoons is preferred.      

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 [email protected]

We seek adjunct instructors in these areas:
Computer Science, English (experience teaching ESL and/or Developmental Writing), Political Science, Psychology, Sociology, Three-Dimensional Design/Sculpture, Visual Communications in Graphic Design, and Web Programming.


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 [email protected].

Areas include:

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