St. John’s College of Liberal Arts and Sciences

Open Positions

The Institution

St. John’s established in 1870, has three New York City campuses; a graduate center in Hauppauge, NY; international locations in Rome, Italy; Limerick, Ireland; and Paris, France; and study abroad locations around the world. The Princeton Review and other top rankings consistently recognize the University’s outstanding academics, diverse student body, dynamic internship and volunteer opportunities, focus on student life, and diverse study abroad offerings. St. John’s University offers more than 100 undergraduate and graduate programs in its six colleges and schools, with a growing number of programs offered online. The University is accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education and 12 other major academic and professional associations.

Commitment to Inclusion

A dedication to diversity, equity and inclusion is at the heart of our mission.  As a Catholic and Vincentian university, St. John’s is committed to institutionalizing practices of inclusive excellence to ensure that we welcome and celebrate the intrinsic worth of all members of our community.  We will become an even stronger university as we enhance equity at every level of our institution.  As noted in our Vision Statement, our graduates will excel in the competencies and values required for leadership and service in a rapidly evolving world. 

Division/Department Information

The Department of Biological Sciences at the Queens campus of St. John’s University located in New York City is seeking applications for one-year full-time Assistant or Associate Professor faculty positions with the possibility of renewal. The Department of Biological Sciences includes roughly 1000 undergraduate B.S. students and 40 graduate students, both M.S. and Ph.D. We have thirteen tenure-track or tenured faculty members who maintain active, funded research programs. Our introductory biology courses typically have enrollments around 100 students, and upper-level courses can vary from 40-120 students. More information about the department can be found here.

Responsibilities

Contract Faculty teach four courses each semester. These are typically a mix of introductory biology courses and upper-level courses areas such as anatomy and physiology, biochemistry, or virology.

Qualifications

Successful candidates will have a PhD or other graduate degree in a biological field. Ideally candidates will have experience teaching introductory courses and have expertise in areas of anatomy and physiology and/or biochemistry and molecular biology.

Application Process

Please submit a letter of inquiry, curriculum vitae, diversity & inclusion statement, teaching philosophy, and three names for professional references via this link. The he diversity and inclusion statement should address how the candidate plans to support an inclusive, anti-racist and equitable environment in their teaching. Applications will be accepted until filled. Review of applications will begin April 1st, 2021.

St. John’s University is an Equal Opportunity Employer and encourages applications from women and minorities. All qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national or ethnic origin, age, status as an individual with a disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. I understand that any offer of employment is subject to receipt by St. John’s University of satisfactory references, verification of employment and education.

ST. JOHN’S COLLEGE
INSTITUTE FOR CORE STUDIES
ASSISTANT PROFESSOR, ONE-YEAR FULL-TIME CONTRACT FACULTY IN SCIENTIFIC INQUIRY 

The Institution

St. John’s established in 1870, has three New York City campuses; a graduate center in Hauppauge, NY; international locations in Rome, Italy; Limerick, Ireland; and Paris, France; and study abroad locations around the world. The Princeton Review and other top rankings consistently recognize the University’s outstanding academics, diverse student body, dynamic internship and volunteer opportunities, focus on student life, and diverse study abroad offerings. St. John’s University offers more than 100 undergraduate and graduate programs in its six colleges and schools, with a growing number of programs offered online. The University is accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education and 12 other major academic and professional associations.

Commitment to Inclusion

A dedication to diversity, equity and inclusion is at the heart of our mission. As a Catholic and Vincentian university, St. John’s is committed to institutionalizing practices of inclusive excellence to ensure that we welcome and celebrate the intrinsic worth of all members of our community. We will become an even stronger university as we enhance equity at every level of our institution. As noted in our Vision Statement, our graduates will excel in the competencies and values required for leadership and service in a rapidly evolving world.

Division/Department Information

The Institute for Core Studies is seeking applications for a one-year renewable, full-time contract Assistant Professor to teach a nonmajors Core curriculum course focused on Scientific Thinking and Quantitative Reasoning to a diverse undergraduate population.

Responsibilities

The position entails teaching four sections per semester of a Core curriculum nonmajors course, Scientific Inquiry and Quantitative Reasoning.

Qualifications

The successful candidate will have completed a Ph.D. in an area of Science, with experience in teaching nonmajors.

Application Process

Please submit a letter of inquiry, CV and teaching philosophy with three names for professional references online through this link.

Applications will be accepted until filled.

St. John’s University is an Equal Opportunity Employer and encourages applications from women and minorities. All qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national or ethnic origin, age, status as an individual with a disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. I understand that any offer of employment is subject to receipt by St. John’s University of satisfactory references, verification of employment and education.

The Institution

St. John’s established in 1870, has three New York City campuses; a graduate center in Hauppauge, NY; international locations in Rome, Italy; Limerick, Ireland; and Paris, France; and study abroad locations around the world. The Princeton Review and other top rankings consistently recognize the University’s outstanding academics, diverse student body, dynamic internship and volunteer opportunities, focus on student life, and diverse study abroad offerings. St. John’s University offers more than 100 undergraduate and graduate programs in its six colleges and schools, with a growing number of programs offered online. The University is accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education and 12 other major academic and professional associations.

Commitment to Inclusion

A dedication to diversity, equity and inclusion is at the heart of our mission. As a Catholic and Vincentian university, St. John’s is committed to institutionalizing practices of inclusive excellence to ensure that we welcome and celebrate the intrinsic worth of all members of our community. We will become an even stronger university as we enhance equity at every level of our institution. As noted in our Vision Statement, our graduates will excel in the competencies and values required for leadership and service in a rapidly evolving world.

Division/Department Information

The Department of Chemistry at the Queens campus of St. John's University located in New York City is seeking applicants for three one-year full-time assistant professor faculty positions with a possibility of renewal. We are specifically looking for a) one candidate with expertise in the field of Analytical Chemistry, b) one with expertise in the field of Organic Chemistry, and c) one with expertise suitable for general chemistry.

While the primary focus is on the undergraduate program, the Department of Chemistry offers both the B.S. and M.S. degrees. We have twelve tenured faculty members all of whom maintain active research and scholarly activities. The department graduates about twenty ACS-certified B.S. chemistry majors and five M.S. students per year. There is an active ACS-student Chapter and seminar program with weekly meetings. The department is well equipped with modern instrumentation, including a 400 MHz NMR, ICP, GC-MS, GC-FID, UV-vis, fluorescence, LC-MS, HPLC, and FTIR instruments. More information about the Department can be found at https://www.stjohns.edu/resources/places/chemistry

Responsibilities

The successful candidate for the position in analytical chemistry will primarily be responsible for undergraduate courses in analytical chemistry along with coordinating multiple sections of an introductory general chemistry course. The successful candidate in organic chemistry will primarily be responsible for teaching undergraduate courses in organic chemistry. The successful candidate for the position in general chemistry will be responsible for coordinating and teaching multiple sections of general chemistry.

All successful candidates will demonstrate a strong commitment to excellence in teaching chemistry at the undergraduate level. Candidates with experience of teaching diverse learners and who have demonstrated antiracism and inclusivity in their pedagogy, or in their pedagogical plans are especially encouraged to apply.

Qualifications

Applicants should have a Ph.D. in chemistry. The candidate will have an ability to teach and develop courses in their area of expertise at the graduate and undergraduate level. A successful applicant will support our vision that academic excellence requires a commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion. Demonstrated excellence in teaching chemistry is encouraged.

Application Process

Please submit your letter of intent, curriculum vitae, diversity & inclusion statement, and teaching philosophy online via the following link: St. John's University - Visiting Assistant Professor Positions in Chemistry. The diversity and inclusion statement should address how the candidate plans to support an inclusive, antiracist and equitable environment in their teaching. Please arrange for three letters of reference to be sent to Joseph Serafin at [email protected]. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled, and review of applications will begin March 10, 2021. Applications from and nominations of women and underrepresented candidates are highly encouraged (nominations may be sent to: Joseph Serafin [email protected] and the nominees will be contacted).

Click here to view the St. John's Faculty Brochure 

St. John’s University is an Equal Opportunity Employer and encourages applications from women and minorities. All qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national or ethnic origin, age, status as an individual with a disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristics protected by law. I understand that any offer of employment is subject to receipt by St. John’s University of satisfactory references, verification of employment and education.

The Institution

St. John’s established in 1870, has three New York City campuses; a graduate center in Hauppauge, NY; international locations in Rome, Italy; Limerick, Ireland; and Paris, France; and study abroad locations around the world. The Princeton Review and other top rankings consistently recognize the University’s outstanding academics, diverse student body, dynamic internship and volunteer opportunities, focus on student life, and diverse study abroad offerings. St. John’s University offers more than 100 undergraduate and graduate programs in its six colleges and schools, with a growing number of programs offered online. The University is accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education and 12 other major academic and professional associations.

Commitment to Inclusion

A dedication to diversity, equity and inclusion is at the heart of our mission. As a Catholic and Vincentian university, St. John’s is committed to institutionalizing practices of inclusive excellence to ensure that we welcome and celebrate the intrinsic worth of all members of our community. We will become an even stronger university as we enhance equity at every level of our institution. As noted in our Vision Statement, our graduates will excel in the competencies and values required for leadership and service in a rapidly evolving world.

Division/Department Information

The Department of Communication Sciences & Disorders is seeking a full-time, one-year contract position at the Assistant Professor Rank. Areas of expertise are open. The position requires teaching undergraduate courses on the Staten Island campus and possibly graduate and/or undergraduate courses on the Queens campus. Earned research doctorate required.

Application:

Please submit a letter of interest that includes letter of application, a current CV, and examples of published works online through the link provided https://stjohnsedu.silkroad.com/epostings/?fuseaction=app.jobinfo&jobid=218698&version=1&source=university .

Separately, three letters of recommendation should be emailed to Gary Martin, Ph.D., CCC-SLP at [email protected]

St. John’s University is an Equal Opportunity Employer and encourages applications from women and minorities. All qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national or ethnic origin, age, status as an individual with a disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. I understand that any offer of employment is subject to receipt by St. John’s University of satisfactory references, verification of employment and education.

The Institution

St. John’s established in 1870, has three New York City campuses; a graduate center in Hauppauge, NY; international locations in Rome, Italy; Limerick, Ireland; and Paris, France; and study abroad locations around the world. The Princeton Review and other top rankings consistently recognize the University’s outstanding academics, diverse student body, dynamic internship and volunteer opportunities, focus on student life, and diverse study abroad offerings. St. John’s University offers more than 100 undergraduate and graduate programs in its six colleges and schools, with a growing number of programs offered online. The University is accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education and 12 other major academic and professional associations.

Commitment to Inclusion

A dedication to diversity, equity and inclusion is at the heart of our mission. As a Catholic and Vincentian university, St. John’s is committed to institutionalizing practices of inclusive excellence to ensure that we welcome and celebrate the intrinsic worth of all members of our community. We will become an even stronger university as we enhance equity at every level of our institution. As noted in our Vision Statement, our graduates will excel in the competencies and values required for leadership and service in a rapidly evolving world.

Division/Department Information

The Department of Sociology and Anthropology in the St. John’s College of Arts and Sciences at St. John’s University is seeking applicants for a full-time tenure-track faculty position at the rank of assistant professor, to begin in Fall 2021. Founded in 1870, St. John’s College of Liberal Arts and Sciences (SJC) is the foundation of and oldest division at St. John’s University. For more information visit https://www.stjohns.edu/academics/schools/st-johns-college-liberal-arts-and-sciences

The Department of Sociology and Anthropology offers a master’s program of Criminology & Justice to a diverse body of students as well as undergraduate and graduate M.A. level programs in Sociology, and undergraduate programs in Anthropology and Social Work. The Department’s faculty are highly devoted to students while maintaining an active research agenda and presence in the regional, national and international academic community; moreover, faculty is committed to antiracist scholarship and practices. For more information about the department, visit https://www.stjohns.edu/resources/places/sociology-and-anthropology

The Criminology & Justice M.A. program at St. John’s has a global, critical, and interdisciplinary perspective. Combining theory and practical application, the program is invested in develop students’ critical thinking and analytical skills necessary for further graduate study, research or teaching, policy research and practice, and employment in government departments, criminal justice agencies, legal settings, and nonprofit organizations. Alumni of the program hold positions in a variety of professional arenas and attend top tier doctoral programs and law schools. The program has been actively committed to supporting the University’s mission locally, regionally and globally. For more information about the MA in Criminology & Justice, visit https://www.stjohns.edu/academics/programs/criminology-and-justice-master-arts

Responsibilities

As a tenure-track Assistant Professor, the new hire is expected to maintain an active record of publications and scholarship, teach a variety of Criminology courses at the graduate and undergraduate level, advise students, and contribute to the continued growth of the Criminology & Justice Program and the development of the department.

Qualifications

Applicants for the tenure-track Assistant Professor position should hold a PhD in Criminology or Sociology from an accredited institution at the time of appointment (Fall 2021). The areas of expertise are open, with preference for the following areas: Critical Race Criminology, Decolonization Criminology, Feminist Criminology, Convict Criminology, Restorative Justice & Peacemaking Criminology, Green Criminology, and/or Elite Crime. A demonstrated record of research and publications, and a genuine interest in teaching, student mentoring and service are preferred.

Application Process

For full consideration please submit the following application materials via the link provided by February 22nd: https://stjohnsedu.silkroad.com/epostings/?fuseaction=app.jobinfo&jobid=218697&version=1&source=university (1) a letter of application, (2) current curriculum vitae, (3) a representative publication or writing sample, (4) a statement of teaching philosophy, (5) a statement on diversity and inclusivity.

Additionally, two letters of reference should be sent directly by recommenders via email to Dr. Villalon at [email protected] indicating in the subject “Letter of Reference for NAME OF APPLICANT” also by February 22nd.

Click here to view our St. John's University Faculty Brochure 

St. John’s University is an Equal Opportunity Employer and encourages applications from women and minorities. All qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national or ethnic origin, age, status as an individual with a disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. I understand that any offer of employment is subject to receipt by St. John’s University of satisfactory references, verification of employment and education.

The Institution:

St. John’s established in 1870, has three New York City campuses; a graduate center in Hauppauge, NY; international locations in Rome, Italy; Limerick, Ireland; and Paris, France; and study abroad locations around the world. The Princeton Review and other top rankings consistently recognize the University’s outstanding academics, diverse student body, dynamic internship and volunteer opportunities, focus on student life, and diverse study abroad offerings. St. John’s University offers more than 100 undergraduate and graduate programs in its six colleges and schools, with a growing number of programs offered online. The University is accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education and 12 other major academic and professional associations.

Commitment to Inclusion:

A dedication to diversity, equity and inclusion is at the heart of our mission. As a Catholic and Vincentian university, St. John’s is committed to institutionalizing practices of inclusive excellence to ensure that we welcome and celebrate the intrinsic worth of all members of our community. We will become an even stronger university as we enhance equity at every level of our institution. As noted in our Vision Statement, our graduates will excel in the competencies and values required for leadership and service in a rapidly evolving world.

The Department of Philosophy seeks to fill a one-year, full-time position of Assistant Professor, Philosophy beginning September 2021. 4/4 teaching load. Applicants must have a PhD in hand in Philosophy and evidence of successful teaching of core courses in Philosophy.

Areas of Specialization: Whitehead, Philosophy of Mind, Philosophy of Physics, Metaphysics

Areas of Competence: Business Ethics, Women's Studies, Psychoanalysis, Nietzsche

Please submit your letter of interest and CV online by February 1st via the following link: https://stjohnsedu.silkroad.com/epostings/?fuseaction=app.jobinfo&jobid=218695&version=1&source=university

Letter of recommendations will be requested further along in the process.

St. John’s University is an Equal Opportunity Employer and encourages applications from women and minorities. All qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national or ethnic origin, age, status as an individual with a disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. I understand that any offer of employment is subject to receipt by St. John’s University of satisfactory references, verification of employment and education.