Faculty – Full Time

Caldwell College is a 4-year Catholic liberal arts college located in a suburban setting about twenty miles west of New York City. Founded in 1939 by the Sisters of St. Dominic, Caldwell College enrolls approximately 2,300 full time and part time students. Candidates must be willing to support the Dominican Catholic, liberal arts mission of the College.

Submit letter of application, resume, and contact information for three professional references to:

The Office of Human Resources-IPP
Caldwell College
120 Bloomfield Avenue
Caldwell, NJ 07006
(preferred) resumes@caldwell.edu
Fax: (973) 618-3358

Caldwell College is an EOE.

Assistant Professor

Psychology Department

Posted: 03/03/2014

Caldwell College invites applications for a full-time, tenure-track Assistant Professor, Psychology beginning Fall 2014. The Experimental Psychologist (Specialty area open) will teach undergraduate in research methods, experimental psychology, statistics, and history of psychology. Candidate will also be asked to teach courses relevant to his or her specialty area.

Candidate must have a doctoral degree (PhD or PsyD), successful college teaching experience, and willingness to teach day, evening, summer, online and/or external formats, as needed. Student advisement participation, committee & community service, and scholarly contributions are expected.
Candidates must be willing to support the Catholic Dominican mission of the college.

Biology Faculty

Posted: 02/21/2014

Caldwell College invites applications for a biology faculty position in the Department of Natural and Physical Sciences. This is a full-time tenure-track position, with rank negotiable based on experience. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to: 

  • Participating in collaborative leadership for the Department of Natural and Physical Sciences.
  • Teaching freshman to senior level biology courses.
  • Overseeing laboratory instruction conforming to best practices, including those for safety and protection of human health.
  • Using and maintaining currency with appropriate instructional technology.
  • Participating actively in the academic community by serving on department, school, and/or university committees and special service assignments
  • Participating in student advising, success and retention programs.
  • Maintaining a commitment to academic scholarship in the field of expertise.

A doctoral degree in a discipline of the life sciences is required. Preferred areas of expertise include those fields of physiology, molecular biology to support our STEM programs in biology, health science, and nursing that attract students of excellent academic ability. Proficiency in any of the biological sciences will be considered. The position is for nine months, with the possibility of summer school teaching. Classes and other responsibilities are conducted primarily weekdays, but could include some online courses, evening classes and independent studies. Attendance will also be required at some evening and weekend events. Ability to teach courses in vertebrate physiology, particularly modern applications of technology in laboratory instruction, that serve as cornerstones for our growing population of students interested in pre-med, pre-dental and other pre-health professions is required. Teaching experience is required and research experience is highly desirable.

The ideal candidate will have excellent team-building skills, interest and experience to provide collaborative leadership in the Department of Natural and Physical Science. In addition to leadership experience, applicants must possess a strong interest and commitment to teaching and advising at the undergraduate level including advising students of pre-health professions. The successful candidate must have a proven ability to relate to students and must be able to communicate subject material using contemporary methods.

Open Faculty Position

 Nursing Department

Caldwell College invites applications for an open rank faculty position in the Department of Nursing to start in the beginning of the 2014/2015 academic year. Candidates are expected to be committed to excellence in teaching, productive scholarship and service to the department, college and community. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to: teaching/coordinating nursing courses; participating in committee work and course meetings; advising students and holding office hours; preparing clinical assignments and supervising clinical groups; and, engaging in scholarly and service activities.

 A Master’s degree in nursing, clinical experience and active New Jersey Registered Professional Nurse license are required. A doctorate in nursing or a related field is preferred. Prior teaching experience at the undergraduate and graduate level is strongly desired. Candidates with experience in adult health and maternal-child health specialty areas are a plus and experience in simulation learning and distance education are desired. The department is seeking applicants who desire to work in a collaborative environment, participate in developing new programs, and apply their expertise in multicultural communities. Candidates must be willing to support the Catholic Dominican mission of the college.

Assistant Professor

Education Division

Posted: 12/18/2013

Caldwell College invites applications for a tenure track Assistant Professor, Special Education position. Responsibilities include teaching a variety of undergraduate and graduate Special Education courses. Classes require knowledge of students with disabilities, strategies for classroom management, assistive technology, theories of learning, current special education research, reading instruction and remedial strategies for individuals with learning disabilities. This position also includes advising students, and serving on campus committees.

A Ph.D. or Ed.D.in the field of Special Education is a required. A minimum of three years licensed classroom teaching and administrative experience of students with mild to moderate disabilities is strongly preferred. The ideal candidate will possess a strong commitment to teaching and advising and a record of effective experience teaching at the graduate level. Candidates must be willing to support the Dominican Catholic, liberal arts mission of the College.