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Adjunct Faculty, Fall 2021 - School of Health and Human Performance
Kean University

Date Posted Jul. 13, 2021
Title Adjunct Faculty, Fall 2021 - School of Health and Human Performance
University Kean University
Union, NJ, United States
Application Deadline Open until filled
Position Start Date Available immediately
  • Adjunct Professor
  • Health & Human Performance

External Applicant Instructions

  • Please upload your resume/CV for automatic population of information to your Kean application.
  • Your contact information, work experience and education will be automatically filled in. Please review all fields – you will need to verify that the data is accurate.
  • In the "My Experience" section, you will find a resume/CV upload option where you can submit your cover letter and any other supporting documents you may wish to submit.

Anticipated Adjunct Positions, Fall 2021
College of Education
School of Health and Human Performance

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 Health and Human Performance

Exercise Science – to teach Physiology of Exercise; Physiology of Exercise Lab; Exercise Testing and Interpretation; Principles of Personal and Group Training; Wellness; Prescriptive Exercise; Statistics in Exercise Science; and Thesis in Exercise Science. Candidates must have a Bachelor’s and Master’s in Kinesiology or Exercise Science/Physiology; current NCCA-accredited certification (examples include: ACSM, NASM, ACE, NCSF, NSCA); and at least 5 years of experience in personal/group training or strength and conditioning or cardiac rehabilitation. Courses are to be taught in-person at the Union and Ocean campuses. 

Physical Education: Teacher Certification – to teach Coaching and Officiating of Football. In addition to a Master’s degree in a related field, candidates must have experience coaching and/or officiating interscholastic football. Membership in NJSIAA is preferred but not required. Courses are to be taught in-person at the Ocean campus. 

*Health Education- *to teach Emergency Medical Responder; First Aid, Disaster Preparedness, CPR/AED; First Aid Instructor; and Introduction to Principles of Emergency Management. In addition to a Master’s degree in a related field, candidates must be NREMT Paramedic or State of New Jersey Certified Paramedic; have a minimum of 5 years of experience in Emergency Medical Services (EMS); AHA BLS Instructor; ECSI Instructor.

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. 

Additional Information
Kean University complies with the 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 Accommodations Policy & Procedures.  

Diversity & Non-Discrimination Statement
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.

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

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