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Career Opportunities - Faculty

To apply for an employment opportunity at Bloomfield College, all applicants should reply to person or office indicated  in listing:

All applications should be submitted electronically (preferably in PDF format) to the contact email address listed in the position description. The Webmaster can in no case accept emailed resumes.

All faculty applications should include:

  •     Letter of Application
  •     Curriculum vitae
  •     Three letters of recommendation (with contact information)
  •     Official graduate transcript (required if selected for interview)

CURRENT OPPORTUNITIES:

Assistant Professor of Creative Arts and Technology

Bloomfield College invites applications for a full time, tenure track position, at the rank of Assistant Professor in the Division of Creative Arts & Technology for the 2016-2017 academic year. We are seeking a skilled multidisciplinary new media artist with expertise in game creation and interactive storytelling environments that incorporate several forms of new media: digital photography, 2D/3D animation, electronic music, video, performance, 3D printing, physical computing, creative coding, interactive, locative, web-based art making, mobile design & development, UX design, virtual reality. Openness to experimentation in many creative disciplines is expected, along with a deep commitment to understanding race and class issues and the ability to relate to a diverse student population. Responsibilities include teaching six courses per year in related curriculum, and other courses based on the specializations of the candidate hired.

The successful candidate should have the appropriate terminal degree for their field (MFA, PhD, or equivalent), proven excellence in teaching with at least three years of prior teaching experience, a strong professional record of exhibitions, publications or productions. Knowledge of traditional and contemporary art, theory and criticism is expected.

Applicants should submit the following as two PDF files:

1)   Cover letter, Curriculum Vitae, list of three references and contact information, teaching philosophy, and URL(s) for an online portfolio of work. Optional: writing samples, maximum ten pages. Maximum PDF file size: 5 MB.

2)   Examples of creative work documentation: maximum 20 still images and/or video with links embedded in a PDF. Maximum PDF file size: 5 MB.

Please send the two PDF files, with subject heading: Full Time Search, to:  cat_search@bloomfield.edu. Electronic submissions only. No hard copies will be accepted, no phone calls please. Salary commensurate with experience.

Deadline: Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled; applications received by February 15th are guaranteed consideration. Please indicate if you will be attending CAA.

 

Assistant Professor of Accounting

The Division of Business at Bloomfield College invites applications for a tenure-track position at the rank of Assistant Professor of Accounting for the 2016-2017 academic year. We are interested in a candidate who can teach all courses in Accounting.  The successful candidate will have a course load of 3/3 over two semesters.   Applicants should have an earned Ph.D. or M.B.A./C.P.A. with teaching experience at the graduate level.    

Applicants must electronically submit (PDF format preferred) a cover letter, curriculum vitae, and three letters of recommendation with contact information to business_search@bloomfield.edu(Electronic submissions only, no phone calls please). Official graduate transcripts will be required of applicants accepted for an interview. Search will remain open until filled.

 

Assistant Profesor of Elementary Education and Literacy Specialist

Bloomfield College’s Division of Education seeks applications for a tenure track faculty position at the level of Assistant Professor of Elementary Education with a specialty in literacy starting Fall 2016

Bloomfield College is an independent institution of higher education founded in 1868 and located in Bloomfield, NJ. It is a four year liberal arts and pre-professional institution attracting students from New Jersey’s suburban and inner city neighborhoods and from many countries around the world. The College serves approximately 2,100 undergraduates. The Division of Education is committed to preparing educators to become teachers in classrooms that reflect the diversity of American society.

The successful candidate must uphold high expectations for students and be able to provide high quality instruction in a learner-centered environment. We are looking for a generalist with a specialty in literacy who has experience teaching children from diverse backgrounds in Prekindergarten through 6th grade, particularly in urban, public school settings. Candidates must be able to teach a range of courses, which includes elementary (K-6) general pedagogy courses as well as courses focused on literacy instruction.

The successful candidate will join a small collaborative faculty committed to improving public education. Enthusiasm for and ability to work in a small close-knit collaborative environment is essential. Our faculty is committed to viewing our students as individuals. As such, faculty are expected to develop strong relationships with students in an effort to help them reach their professional goals of becoming teachers.

The candidate will teach elementary foundational and pedagogy courses, including literacy courses for early childhood and elementary education teacher candidates in our undergraduate and post baccalaureate programs. The undergraduate program prepares students for either early childhood/elementary certification (prekindergarten through grade 6) or dual certification in special education and early childhood/elementary education (prekindergarten to grade 6).  The post baccalaureate program includes several programs, including a program that In addition to endorsement programs, offers preparation programs for initial certification that are open to career changers who already possess an undergraduate degree.

The ideal candidate will have extensive classroom teaching experiences in urban elementary classrooms (K-6). Some experience teaching at the college level is essential.  In addition, the ideal candidate will have completed a program as a literacy specialist. Candidates are expected to have earned a doctoral degree in elementary education with a specialty in literacy. Candidates enrolled in a doctoral program in elementary education with a specialty in literacy will be considered for the position.

Completed applications must be submitted electronically (PDF format preferred) and include a letter of application, curriculum vitae, statement of teaching philosophy, and three letters of recommendation (submitted directly from the person writing the letter with contact information education_search@bloomfield.edu.  (No phone calls). Deadline for applications is February 19, 2016. If selected for an interview, official graduate transcripts will be required.

 

Assistant Professor of Early Childhood Education

Bloomfield College’s Division of Education seeks applications for a tenure track faculty position at the level of Assistant Professor of Early Childhood Education starting Fall 2016.

Bloomfield College is an independent institution of higher education founded in 1868 and located in Bloomfield, NJ. It is a four year liberal arts and pre-professional institution attracting students from New Jersey’s suburban and inner city neighborhoods and from many countries around the world. The College serves approximately 2,100 undergraduates. Bloomfield College has maintained an enduring commitment to its special mission, which recognizes the importance of preparing students to participate in a diverse society. The Division of Education is committed to preparing educators to become teachers in classrooms that reflect the diversity of American society.

The successful candidate will join a small collaborative faculty committed to improving public education. Enthusiasm for and ability to work in a small close-knit collaborative environment is essential. In addition, faculty are expected to develop strong relationships with students in an effort to help them reach their professional goals.

The candidate will participate in coordinating the early childhood and elementary program and teach early childhood foundational and methods courses in the undergraduate and post baccalaureate programs. The undergraduate program prepares students for either early childhood/elementary certification (prekindergarten through grade 6) or dual certification in special education and early childhood/elementary education (prekindergarten to grade 6).  The post baccalaureate program includes several programs. The post baccalaureate program prepares students for endorsement certification, either as teachers of children in the early childhood grades or as a teacher of students with disabilities.  Bloomfield College also offers an alternate route program in early childhood education. In addition, the post baccalaureate program offers preparation for initial certification that is open to career changers who already possess an undergraduate degree.

The ideal candidate will have extensive classroom teaching experience with diverse populations, both in preschool as well as kindergarten through third grade. Some experience teaching at the college level is essential.  Additionally, a strong background in emergent and early literacy is required. Candidates will possess a doctoral degree in early childhood education or a related field. Candidates enrolled in a doctoral program in early childhood education or a related field may be considered for the position.

Applications must be submitted electronically (PDF format preferred) and include a letter of application, curriculum vitae, statement of teaching philosophy, and three letters of recommendation (submitted directly from the person writing the letter) with contact information to education_search@bloomfield.edu.  (No phone calls) Deadline for applications is February 19, 2016. No one will be considered for an interview without all parts of the application submitted. If selected for an interview, official graduate transcripts will be required.

 

 

Adjunct Faculty Positions in Computer Science

Bloomfield College seeks adjunct faculty to teach courses in database technologies, operating systems and computer security. Candidates must have at least a Master’s degree. Previous teaching experience is preferred.  These classes will be taught on-campus in Bloomfield, NJ.

Please send cover letter, resume, and contact information for three references to Steve Kreutzer at steven_kreutzer@bloomfield.edu.

 

ESL Instructor for the American Language Center

Reports To:   Assistant Director International Programs

Department:  The Office of International Training and Professional Studies

Basic Function:

The ESL instructors are part-time positions within the American Language Center at the Office of International Training and Professional Studies (ITPS) at Bloomfield College.  Maximum 29 hours of teaching per week.  Our ESL program offers small classes with customized instruction.  There are 6 ESL levels and classes run for 8 week sessions year-round. We offer an integrated teaching approach in our program.  We have daytime/evening sessions.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Classroom management
  • Utilizing appropriate standardized ESL curriculum, incorporating a variety of materials and teaching techniques to enhance student learning and outcomes, and to maintain student interest.
  • Planning, preparing and delivering lessons to a range of classes and age groups;
  • Preparing and setting tests, examination papers, and exercises.
  • Marking and providing appropriate feedback on oral and written work.
  • Maintaining cooperative relationships and open communication with all staff and students.
  • Assisting students with improving proficiencies in basic skills.
  • Maintaining confidentiality of student records, personal information and organizational information at all times.
  • Counseling individual students on academic progress.
  • Participating in marketing and cultural events for the language school.
  • Organizing and getting involved in social and cultural activities.
  • Basic administration, such as keeping student progress and attendance records.

Qualifications:

  • MA in related field plus 2 years’ experience teaching/teaching certificate from any state/or TEFL/TESOL certification
  • Native speaker of  English
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to prioritize and handle multiple tasks
  • Keen attention to detail
  • Ability to provide effective follow-up on individual activities in a fast-paced, multi-tasking environment
  • Strong time management and organizational skills; demonstrated ability to work well independently and in teams
  • Track record of being able to produce work in a timely manner with flexibility when necessary to adapt to changing work conditions.
  • Experience with international students or educational exchange programming.

Compensation:

Competitive hourly salary commensurate with experience

To apply please send cover letter, resume and references to Daniel Gerger, Director of Operations and Professional Studies  at daniel_gerger@bloomfield.edu.

 

Bloomfield College is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer.