Faculty Positions

Job Opportunities: Faculty

School of Arts and Sciences

Assistant Professor of Chemistry

School of Education and Professional Studies

Assistant Professor of Accounting

Eastern Connecticut State University, the state’s public liberal arts university serving approximately 5400 students, offers a wide range of undergraduate majors in the arts and sciences and professional studies, as well as selected graduate programs. Located in historic Windham County in the heart of eastern Connecticut, the University is midway between New York City and Boston and only a short drive from Hartford, the state capital.

We invite applications from candidates who have a strong commitment to teaching excellence, creative activity and scholarship, student advisement, university and community service. Eastern is especially interested in faculty with demonstrated innovation and excellence in teaching in a liberal arts curriculum, and sensitivity to diverse populations and perspectives.

Department: Physical Sciences
Position: One Year Assistant Professor – General Chemistry

Qualifications: PhD in Chemistry is required. The ideal candidate should have a strong commitment to undergraduate teaching and experience teaching General Chemistry at the University level.

Position Description: This position provides instruction in courses required for students majoring in Biochemistry, Biology, Environmental Earth Science and Health Sciences. Teaching responsibilities will include 12 load credits per semester teaching General Chemistry lecture and lab. Applicants should submit evidence of quality undergraduate teaching at the university level. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position has been filled.

Respond to: Please send CV, copies of all graduate transcripts, statement of teaching philosophy, and documentation of teaching ability as a single PDF file. In addition, please arrange for three current recommendations, at least one of which must address classroom teaching effectiveness, to be sent via email to organic@easternct.edu.

Back to top

Department: Business Administration
Position: Assistant Professor of Accounting, one year temporary

Position Description: Candidates should be able to teach all levels of the undergraduate Accounting curriculum and may teach some graduate level courses. Candidates must demonstrate a commitment to teaching, scholarly and professional activities, and a willingness to be active in service to the university and community.

Qualifications: Ph.D. in Accounting, or Ph.D. in related field with both a CPA and master’s in accounting or CPA and MBA with 18 credits in Accounting. ABD candidates are welcome to apply. Current relevant practical experience in Accounting/ Auditing is important and is a plus for those candidates with MBA/Master’s degree in Accountancy.

To Apply: Please submit a statement of interest, current vita, and contact information of three references to Dr. Candice Deal, Search Chair at dealc@easternct.edu

Back to top


Eastern Connecticut State University does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religious creed, age, gender, gender identity or expression, national origin, marital status, ancestry, present or past history of mental disorder, learning disability or physical disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, genetic information or criminal record. The following person has been designated to handle inquiries regarding the non-discrimination policies: Stacey Close, Associate Vice President for Equity and Diversity, 860-465-5791, closes@easternct.edu.