Faculty Positions

Job Opportunities: Faculty

Faculty Positions for Fall 2016

School of Arts and Sciences

None

School of Education and Professional Studies

Assistant Professor of Accounting (One Year Temporary Appointment)

Visiting Assistant Professor of Economics (One Year Temporary Appointment)

Assistant Professor of General Education (One Year Temporary Appointment)

Assistant Professor of Special Education (One Year Temporary Appointment)


Eastern Connecticut State University, the state’s public liberal arts university serving approximately 5300 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.


Position: Assistant Professor – Accounting, One Year Temporary Position
Department: Business Administration 

Qualifications: Ph.D. in Accounting, professional certification desired but not required. MS in Accounting or MBA, and CPA certification is required if the candidate does not have a PhD.  Teaching experience preferred. Must have commitment to quality teaching, student advising and service to the university.

Respond to: Please send a statement of interest, current vitae, and the names and contact information for three references via email to Dr. Moh’d RuJoub at rujoubm@easternct.edu.

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Visiting Assistant Professor of Economics

The Economics Department invites applications for a Visiting Assistant Professor position starting in Fall 2016. Ph.D. in hand or expected by August 2017 required. Preference will be given to Microeconomists specializing in the following fields: Mathematical economics, financial, and/or sports economics. Candidates will teach an upper-division course in areas of expertise with quantitative/statistical applications and 3 sections of a principles courses each semester. Candidates should have a strong commitment to teaching excellence, scholarship, student advisement, and service.

The student-centered economics program at Eastern provides a rigorous curriculum which instills students with a sense of social responsibility to provide innovative solutions to society’s pressing issues related to the environment, sustainability, health and economic security. ECSU is especially interested in faculty with demonstrated innovation and excellence in teaching in a liberal arts environment, and sensitivity to diverse populations and perspectives.

Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.  A complete application must include a cover letter, a curriculum vitae, unofficial graduate transcripts, statement of teaching philosophy, and contact information for three references. Applications should be emailed to Dr. Maryanne Clifford, Search Committee Chair at cliffordm@easternct.edu.

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Assistant Professor of General Education (Full Time, One Year Temporary)

Eastern Connecticut State University seeks qualified applicants to teach undergraduate courses in education and to supervise elementary and secondary preservice candidates in their clinical and practicum experiences.

The successful applicant must have at least a master’s degree in Education, preferably in human development, methods of teaching or a related field, as well as 2 years teaching experience at the Elementary or Secondary levels. Experience teaching in higher education and supervising teacher candidates in the field is preferred. Successful candidate will be responsible for teaching courses in education and for supervising clinical experiences and student teachers.  Candidates will be expected to advise students, participate in department committees and engage in scholarly and creative exercises. Review of materials will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.

To apply, submit letter of interest and vitae, to Dr. Jeanelle Day, Chair, Department of Education, Eastern Connecticut State University, Willimantic, CT 06226-2295. Email: dayj@easternct.edu.

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Assistant Professor of Special Education (Full Time, One Year Temporary)

Eastern Connecticut State University seeks qualified applicants to teach undergraduate courses in Early Childhood Math and Science education and to supervise early childhood preservice candidates in their clinical and practicum experiences.

The successful applicant must have at least a master’s degree in Education, preferably in Early Childhood Education, Special Education or a related field, as well as 2 years teaching experience at the Early Childhood or Early Elementary levels. Experience teaching in higher education and supervising teacher candidates in the field is preferred. Successful candidate will be responsible for teaching courses in early childhood education and for supervising clinical experiences and student teachers.  Candidates will be expected to advise students, participate in department committees and engage in scholarly and creative exercises. Review of materials will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.

To apply, submit letter of interest and vitae, to Dr. Sudha Swaminathan, Professor, Department of Education, Eastern Connecticut State University, Willimantic, CT 06226-2295. Email: swaminathans@easternct.edu.

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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.