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Career Opportunities - Faculty

To apply for an employment opportunity at Bloomfield College, all applicants should reply to person or office indicated  in listing:

All applications should be submitted electronically (preferably in PDF format) to the contact email address listed in the position description. The Webmaster can in no case accept emailed resumes.

All faculty applications should include:

  •     Letter of Application
  •     Curriculum vitae
  •     Three letters of recommendation (with contact information)
  •     Official graduate transcript (required if selected for interview)

CURRENT OPPORTUNITIES:

Assistant Professor of Writing

The Division of Humanities invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor in Writing position, to begin in August 2017. The division seeks a dynamic faculty member with a passion for undergraduate education. The normal teaching load is three courses per semester, and the successful candidate will be expected to teach most of his/her courses in the first-year writing program. There will also be regular opportunities to teach upper-level writing courses based on departmental needs and the candidate’s areas of interest.

Candidates should have earned a Ph.D. in Rhetoric and Composition or a related field; ABD considered. Teaching excellence is the first priority at Bloomfield College, so candidates should have a strong record of teaching first-year composition. As a federally recognized Minority Serving Institution, we also highly value experience teaching students of color and first-generation students.

All applicants must provide electronically (PDF format preferred) a letter of application, curriculum vita, and three letters of recommendation (submitted directly from the person writing the letter) with contact information to writingsearch@bloomfield.edu. Applications must be submitted by Friday, October 21.  Incomplete applications will not be considered. Only electronic submissions will be accepted.  Those selected for an interview will be asked to supply official graduate transcripts.

Bloomfield College, founded in 1868, is an independent, four-year institution with a diverse student body.  It is located 10 miles west of NYC in Essex County, NJ, and easily accessible by car or public transportation from New Jersey or New York City.

 

Assistant Professor of Nursing

The Division of Nursing at Bloomfield College invites applications for a tenure-track position at the rank of Assistant Professor of Nursing for January 2017.  This requires experience as a nurse educator (CNE certification preferred).  Experience in Maternal Child Nursing, and Medical/Surgical Nursing will be given priority consideration.  Qualified applicants must hold a Master’s degree in Nursing as the minimal requirement.  A terminal degree is preferred and applicants enrolled in courses toward a terminal degree are considered first.  Current clinical practice is also expected.  Nurse Practitioners holding a minimum of Master’s degree in Nursing and enrolled in a doctoral program are encouraged to apply; New Jersey license required. 

Applicants must electronically submit (PDF format preferred) a letter of application, curriculum vitae, and three letters of recommendation with contact information (submitted directly from the person writing the letter) to nursing_search@bloomfield.edu. Official graduate transcripts will be required of applicants accepted for an interview.  (Electronic submissions only, no phone calls please). Search is open until filled.

 

Assistant Professor of Creative Arts and Technology

Bloomfield College invites applications for a full time, tenure track position, at the rank of Assistant Professor in the division of Creative Arts & Technology for the 2017-2018 academic year.  We are at a very exciting time with new facilities and are seeking a skilled trans-disciplinary new media artist with expertise in interactive storytelling and a deep understanding of game creation and play. We are seeking someone who is visionary, experimental and can bridge contemporary art making practices with the current cultural effects of new media and Internet technologies. We look to influence the next generation of art-makers through the presentation and production of ideas, issues and criticism.

The ideal candidate should be socially and culturally active - globally perceptive, and be able to incorporate several new media forms.  Critical to this position will be a deep commitment to understanding race and class issues and the ability to relate to a diverse student population.  We celebrate learning about the strengths and differences of our students.

The strength of CAT has always been forward thinking in collaborating within the following areas: animation, music technology, video, photo and expanded media, design, physical computing, creative coding, interactive, locative and web-based art making, mobile design & development, UX design, virtual reality, performance and play.

QUALIFICATIONS:

The successful candidate should have the appropriate terminal degree for their field (MFA, PhD, or equivalent), proven excellence and commitment in teaching, and share our values in a deep commitment to our students, with at least three years of prior teaching experience.  A strong professional record of exhibitions, publications or productions and knowledge of traditional and contemporary art, theory and criticism will be regarded highly.

Responsibilities include teaching six courses per year.  The candidate is expected to participate in the administration of the division, student advising, organization of special events, committee participation and to perform college-wide services.

HOW TO APPLY:

Applicants should submit the following as two PDF files:

  1. Cover letter, Curriculum Vitae, list of three references and contact information, Teaching Philosophy, Diversity Statement and URL(s) for an online portfolio of work. Optional: examples of student work, writing samples, etc. Maximum PDF file size: 5 MB.
  1. Examples of your creative work: maximum 20 still images and/or video with links embedded in a PDF. Maximum PDF file size: 5 MB.

Please send two PDF files (Electronic applications only, no hard copies will be accepted), with subject heading: Full Time Search - to: CAT_Search@bloomfield.edu. Deadline: Review of applications will begin immedidately; applications must be received by November 15, 2016 (11.59pm EST) to be considered.

Bloomfield College is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer.