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Anticipated Adjunct Positions, Fall 2021
College of Education
School of Curriculum and Teaching
Kean University is a world-class, vibrant and diverse institution offering more than 50 undergraduate majors and 60-plus graduate options, including six doctoral programs. 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 additional locations in Ocean County, New Jersey – Kean Ocean and Jefferson Township, New Jersey – Kean Skylands. Kean University also operates a unique, additional location in Wenzhou, China, where development of a full-scale campus is currently underway. Positions are available at the Union campus as well as Kean Ocean, Kean Skylands and other locations where indicated.
School of Curriculum and Teaching
Early Childhood Education – to teach Early Childhood Infants and Toddlers in-person at the Union campus. Special requirements for this position include: Design Curriculum for Early Childhood Settings and Teaching Experience in P-3 settings. Courses are to be taught in-person at the Union campus.
Elementary, Middle and Secondary Education – to teach Clinical Experience in Diverse and Inclusive Classrooms; Seminar in Clinical Practice; and Social Studies Content Issues in Elementary Education. Special requirements for this position include: supervising or working as a Cooperating Teacher for Interns; developing curriculum at the elementary level; and working knowledge of Elementary edTPA requirements. Courses are to be taught in-person at the Union campus.
Elementary Middle Secondary Education – to teach English Education P-12. Special requirements for this position include: designing curriculum for middle and high school English instruction and performing analysis of edTPA through work as a cooperating teacher for P-12 interns. Courses are to be taught in-person at the Union campus.
Classes begin September 1, 2021. 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. Proficiency in Blackboard and Online Learning Pedagogy is required of all adjuncts, consistent with University guidelines. Kean may offer free voluntary Blackboard workshops to otherwise qualified applicants.
Please submit cover letter (indicating availability for days, evenings or weekends), resume and contact information for three professional references. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until positions are filled. Official transcripts for all degrees are required before appointment.
Kean University complies with the New Jersey First Act (Senate Bill No. 1730, P.L. 2011, Chapter 70). Any individual newly hired by Kean University will be required to abide by this law and establish a principal residence in New Jersey. New employees will have a full 365 days to establish such residence, from the effective date of hire.
In compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), if you have a disability and would like to request an accommodation in order to apply for a position, please refer to Section III.A. of our Reasonable Accommodations Policy & Procedures.
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Kean University is committed to establishing and maintaining a diverse campus community through inclusive excellence and equal opportunity. Kean’s commitment to access and equity is designed to prepare each graduate to not only thrive, but climb higher in a diverse world. As an affirmative action, equal opportunity institution we work to support a campus-wide agenda to foster a community that both values and promotes the diversity and equity of all students, faculty, staff, administrators, and beyond.
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