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Adjunct Positions - Fall 2017

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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.  Positions are available at the Union campus and at Kean Ocean in Toms River, NJ where indicated. Positions are available at the Union campus and at Kean Ocean in Toms River, NJ where indicated. Classes begin Tuesday, September 5, 2017. 

College of Business and Public Management

School of Management and Marketing

Management  to teach introductory or upper level management courses including Business Statistics; Managerial Decision Modeling; Management Information Systems; Operations Management; Business Strategy; Business Ethics; and Principles of Management at the Union and Ocean campuses.  

Marketing  to teach introductory or upper level marketing courses including Principles of Marketing; Sports Marketing; Marketing Research; Internet Marketing; Consumer Behavior; and Marketing Strategy at the Union and Ocean campuses. 

For Management and Marketing positions contact: Dr. Shanggeun Rhee, Executive Director at

Global MBA

Graduate Management Studies/GMBA  to teach Management and Leadership; Human Resources Management; Quantitative Methods; Marketing Management; Services Marketing; Business Finance; and Accounting for Managers at the Union campus. Contact: Dr. Veysel Yucetepe, Interim Executive Director at

College of Education

School for Global Education & Innovation

School for Global Education & Innovation to teach online courses in one or more of the following areas:  Hindi and Urdu Language, Culture and Society; Sociolinguistics; Hindi and Urdu Language Structures for Teaching; Hindi literature; Urdu Literature; Language Acquisition: Theory and Research; and Action Research. Preference will be given to candidates with experience instructing online in U.S. post-secondary educational settings, with technological skills needed to effectively instruct in online environments; knowledge of and ability to apply learner-centered instructional approaches; knowledge of contemporary second/foreign language (standards-based) pedagogy, Second Language Acquisition theory, Hindi and/or Urdu language and cultural studies; and the ability to develop and use consistent, timely formative and summative assessment measures to enhance learning. Contact: Dr. Michael Searson, Executive Director at

School of Physical Education, Recreation and Health

Physical Education, Recreation and Health to teach Community Mental Health; Critical Issues/Values in Contemporary Health; Death in Perspective; Human Sexuality; Introduction to Public Health; Methods and Materials of Health Education; Nutrition; Principles of Community Health; and Wellness and Fitness at the Ocean County campus. A master’s degree or doctoral degree in health or a related field is required.  Depending on the course, a certificate, specific terminal degree and/or work experience may be required as well. Contact: Dr. Consuelo Bonillas, Associate Professor at

Physical Education, Recreation and Health to teach Critical Health Issues; Nutrition; Environmental Health; Epidemiology and Disease; Public Health (face-to-face and online sections) at the Union and Ocean campuses. Appropriate certification or clinical experience in specific areas may be required.  Experience in Blackboard and online teaching required for online sections. Contact: Dr. Nicholas Palmieri, Health Program Coordinator at

Physical Education, Recreation and Health to teach Foundations of Recreation; Therapeutic Recreation, Disabilities and Inclusion; Recreation Management and Budgeting; Program and Event Planning at the Union and Ocean campuses. Appropriate certification or clinical experience in specific areas may be required.  Experience in Blackboard and online teaching required for online sections. Contact: Dr. Fran Stavola-Daly, Recreation Administration Program Coordinator at

College of Natural, Applied and Health Sciences

School of Computer Science

Computer Science – to teach both undergraduate and graduate computer science and information technology courses including computer literacy (Microsoft Office); Java; assembly language; mobile application development, web programming and other related topics at the Union campus. Contact: Dr. Patricia Morreale, Executive Director at

School of Environmental & Sustainability Sciences

School of Environmental & Sustainability Sciences to teach Earth, Environmental, and Sustainability Sciences including, but not limited to: introductory level oceanography, astronomy, meteorology, environmental science with lab, as well as sustainability courses at the Union campus. Contact: Dr. Daniela Shebitz, Assistant Professor at

College of Liberal Arts

English as a Second Language to teach various levels of ESL at the Union campus. Courses are available in the morning and afternoon and may include writing, reading, oral language and World Literature. Applicants must possess a Master’s degree in TESOL or a related field and have experience teaching academic ESL at the post-secondary level. Preference will be given to candidates with a strong background in Learning Management Systems such as Blackboard or Canvas. Contact: Ms. Rebeccah Newman, Director of the English Immersion International Institute at

School of Fine and Performing Arts

Conservatory of Theatre – to teach undergraduate studio and lecture courses within the ​Kean University ​Theatre Design and ​Technology program at the Union campus. Primary courses may include: Scenic Design; Scenic Painting; Theatre Laboratory; or Technical Theatre Techniques.  Areas of expertise should include: scene design and construction, scene painting, computer drafting and rendering. Responsibilities include participation as a scenic and prop designer or mentor to student designers and technicians for our production season (Marisol, The Boys Next Door, Pippin and The Comedy of Errors). Working with undergraduate lab students in a hands-on production environment to implement stage designs is expected. MA or MFA in Theatre Design and Technology is required and a proven record of experience with a minimum of one year teaching at the college level is preferred. Contact:  Holly Logue, Conservatory of Theatre at Please submit resume, link to portfolio and names of three professional or academic references.

New Jersey Center for Science, Technology and Mathematics (NJCSTM)

Introduction to Programming (Lab only) – to teach an introductory course on computer components and operating systems, programming concepts, procedural programming, use of object-oriented libraries, text file input/output and structured text data processing. Content focuses on problem solving in science and engineering data analysis, strategies in solving scientific and engineering problems with programming, and real examples and actual applications in biotechnology, physics or math.

Biostatistics & Computational Analysis - to teach a master's level course on applied biostatistics.  Content includes the use of standard deviation, standard error, normal distribution, significance tests and intervals, analysis of variance, linear and multiple regression, chi squared analysis, multiple comparison and data fitting procedures.

For NJCSTM positions contact: Ms. Marianne Gass, Assistant to the Dean at

Application Information for All Positions

All positions require a Master’s degree in a related field and teaching experience unless otherwise indicated; candidates with an ABD, Ed.D., Ph.D. or other acceptable disciplinary doctorate are encouraged to apply. Please send cover letter (indicating availability for day and/or evening), resume, unofficial transcripts and contact information for three professional references to the individual at the email address above or mail to:  Kean University, 1000 Morris Avenue, Union, NJ 07083. Official transcripts for all degrees and three current letters of recommendation are required prior to the starting date of employment.       

Kean University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Veterans/Disability Employer

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