Faculty Opportunities

York College is an Equal Opportunity employer.

Please submit résumés or Employment Application only for listed position openings and direct them to the contact person on each posting.  No unsolicited résumés, please‌‎‌‎.

York College is currently accepting résumés for the following positions:

Adjunct Faculty in Forensic Chemistry

Assistant/Associate Professor in Human Services

Criminal Justice Program Coordinator

Faculty Position in Decision Sciences (rank based on experience)

Instructor/Coordinator Position in Music Industry (rank based on experience)

Organic Chemistry Laboratory Coordinator

Special Education, Tenure Track Faculty

Visiting Assistant Professor of Computer Science


Adjunct Faculty in Forensic Chemistry

 

The York College Chemistry Program seeks individual(s) qualified to teach Forensic Chemistry courses, including: Criminalistics lecture and laboratory (Value of evidence; microscopy, and the examination of soil, glass, hairs, fibers, inks and others ); Forensic Body Fluids (Biology/Chemistry) , lecture and laboratory, (blood, blood spatter, other body fluids, alcohol and drug chemistry); Crime Scene Processing ( scene documentation, mock scene evaluation and court testimony); Trace Evidence Analysis, lecture and laboratory (glass, gunshot residue and other materials); Forensic Laboratory Experience ( capstone course combining the Forensic experience through criminal case studies); internship and independent study guidance.  The successful applicant will have a commitment to excellence in teaching undergraduate forensic chemistry courses.

An advanced degree (Masters) in Forensic Chemistry or closely related field is required; relevant field and/or laboratory experience is also desirable.  Interested applicants should submit a letter of intent, resume, and three references to employment@ycp.edu, Attn: Dr. Gregory P. Foy, by January 29, 2014.EEO. York College is committed to building a diverse college community and encourages members of underrepresented groups to apply. For a copy of York College’s Annual Security Report, you may contact the Office of Campus Safety or the Web at www.ycp.edu/offices-and-services/campus-safety/department-publications/annual-security-report

 

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Assistant/Associate Professor in Human Services

 

Assistant/Associate Professor in Human Services.  The Department of Behavioral Sciences at York College of Pennsylvania invites applications for a full time tenure-track Assistant or Associate Professor in Human Services to begin in August of 2014.

Mission and Job Description: We seek a colleague who can contribute to our human services concentration and minor, participate in curriculum development, and teach in their area of specialization.  As a component of the Behavioral Science major, the human service concentration and minor prepares students to be generalists in human service professions. Other concentrations in the major include gerontology, applied behavioral sciences, and anthropology.  The successful candidate would likely teach some relevant combination of the following: human service techniques, theory and policy for the human service professional, applied youth development, grant writing and introductory sociology.  New courses may also be developed to support the concentration and minor.  Specializations of interest would include youth development, family diversity, multi-cultural social work, social action and community development, and behavior change. 

York College of Pennsylvania is an undergraduate institution focused on teaching.  Our core values focus on 1) teaching with close faculty/student interaction (faculty teach 4 courses per semester), 2) high quality and affordability, 3) a pragmatic and results-oriented approach to academic excellence, and 4) a professional curriculum in a liberal arts learning environment. Department, college and community service are highly valued.  Engagement in scholarly activity is encouraged and supported.  

Qualifications, Experience, and Attributes: A Ph.D. (or ABD status with evidence of degree completion by August, 2014) in Human Services, Applied Sociology, Sociology, Social Work, Human Development/Family Studies, or related area.  Preferred: two years experience in human service work.  Those holding Master’s degrees in social work or some form of counseling, and a Ph.D. in any of the above listed areas are especially encouraged to apply.  Certifications in applied areas such as CFLE, CTRS, AAMFT, NBCC or other practice credentials are strongly encouraged.  The ideal candidate will be broadly trained and have experience in human service work.

York College is committed to building a diverse college community and encourages members of underrepresented groups to apply.  Interested candidates should electronically submit the following: a letter of application, a statement of teaching philosophy and research interests, curriculum vita, teaching evaluations, and contact information for three references to employment@ycp.edu.   Official graduate transcripts will be required for candidates selected for interviews.   Closing Date: For full consideration, please submit application materials by April 15th, 2014.

York College of Pennsylvania    http://www.ycp.edu   is a private-sector, independent institution of higher education offering over 50 baccalaureate majors in the arts and sciences and in professional fields as well as master’s programs in business, education, and nursing and a doctoral program in nursing.  The College has an enrollment of over 4400 full time and over 600 part time undergraduate students and approximately 250 graduate students from some 30 states and 15 foreign countries.  The campus is located in South-Central Pennsylvania (50  miles north of Baltimore, MD, 30 miles south of Harrisburg, and 90 miles north of Washington D.C.) and offers competitive salaries and fringe benefits.

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Criminal Justice Program Coordinator

 

The Criminal Justice program at York College, one of the College’s most established and vibrant programs, is seeking to further develop and enhance its offerings and faculty.  Collegiate Counsel, Inc. is assisting the College in the identification of an experienced faculty member and leader in Criminal Justice whose contributions will enhance the quality of the program.  Well developed administrative and leadership skills are needed for success in this tenure-track position, which will carry academic rank commensurate with credentials and experience.  Anticipated start date is the summer of 2014.

Poised for further expansion, Criminal Justice is one of York’s most viable programs with approximately 370 majors.  Every criminal justice student participates in an internship experience.  The Criminal Justice Program, like the entire campus, operates in an environment of exceptional collegiality. The program enjoys excellent facilities, institutional support for faculty research, generous allowances for professional travel, and strong support from every level of the College’s administration.  More information is available at ttp://www.ycp.edu/academics/academic-departments/behavioral-sciences/criminal-justice/.  For a copy of Annual Security Report: www.ycp.edu/offices-and-services/campus-safety/department-publications/annual-security-report 

The successful candidate will provide administrative leadership for the Criminal Justice Program, working in concert with the faculty, the Chair of the Department of Behavioral Sciences (in which CJ resides) and the Dean of Academic Affairs to further enhance this thriving program.  York’s Criminal Justice program focuses primarily on teaching and faculty-student interaction, while maintaining an appropriate emphasis on research and scholarly activities.  Program Coordinators at York College are the primary leaders for each major within interdisciplinary departments and are expected to bring an entrepreneurial spirit to improving program quality.  More specifically, the CJ Program Coordinator is responsible for: oversight, growth, and development of the program;recruitment, supervision, development, and evaluation of adjunct faculty; assessing program outcomes and reporting required by accrediting agencies and for continuous program improvement; leadership for curricular development and program reviews; and, periodic revisions of program content in the College catalog.  Additional responsibilities include: student advisement; course scheduling; classroom delivery of CJ Research Methods and Introduction to Criminal Justice, as well as other related courses; scholarly activity; and, representing the College and program to internal and external constituents.  Candidates should also have expertise in SPSS.

Preferred credentials include: a Ph.D. in criminal justice or closely-related field; five or more years of professional experience including administrative experience in curriculum and program development as well as other leadership roles and/or faculty development; a record of excellence in teaching and advising; a record of research and scholarly productivity; and, a commitment to service in the department, the College, and the York community. 

THE INSTITUTION

Located in York, PA approximately fifty miles north of Baltimore and ninety miles east of Philadelphia, York College is an independent college with over 4,400 full-time and over 600 part-time undergraduate students and approximately 250 graduate students.  Students are from more than 30 states and 15 countries and have access to more than 50 undergraduate majors.  Criminal justice, business administration, nursing, education, and engineering are among the leading programs.  A doctoral degree in nursing practice and master’s degrees in nursing, business administration, and education are also offered.  The College also operates a K-12 private day school.  York’s core values focus on 1) teaching with close faculty/student interaction, 2) high quality and affordability, 3) a pragmatic and results-oriented approach to academic excellence, and 4) a professional curriculum in a liberal learning environment. 

Distinguishing institutional qualities include:

 
•Salaries and benefits in the top quartile and exceeding most of its peer institutions

•Emphasis on classroom teaching in small classes with focus on student success through individual attention and hands-on learning

•More than two decades of growth in enrollment, facilities and pre-professional programs in a liberal learning context

•Sound financial practices and long-term stability

•An historic mission of high quality education, affordable tuition, and a commitment to efficiency
 
•Identification as one of the nation’s “Great Colleges to Work For” by The Chronicle of Higher Education

•Recognition by Best Companies Group as one of the “Best Places to Work in Pennsylvania,” placing 10th in the large-sized company category

•Listing by U.S. News & World Report in the top 100 Best Regional Universities in the North

•Listing by Barron’s Best Buy as one of the top 200 national best values in higher education

•Ranking among the Best Northeastern Colleges by the Princeton Review

 
NOMINATIONS AND EXPRESSIONS OF INTEREST

Review of materials begins immediately and will continue until the position is filled. York College is committed to building a diverse college community and encourages members of under-represented groups to apply.   Please send nominations or letters of interest with supporting documents (e.g., CV, statements of teaching philosophy, and research interest) in PDF format to:

Yccj2@collegiatecounsel.com
For confidential inquiries prior to submitting documents, please contact:
Wayne Seelbach (205) 475-0505 or Jon McRae (404) 754-5189
Central Office 404-812-1959
 

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Faculty Position in Decision Sciences (rank based on experience)

 

Faculty Position in Decision Sciences (rank based on experience).  The Graham School of Business at York College of Pennsylvania seeks applications for a tenure track position in Decision Sciences beginning in August, 2014.  Applicants should have earned a PhD, DBA, or international equivalent from an accredited university in Supply Chain Management, Operations Management or a closely related discipline by the start of the initial contract period.  Relevant business or consulting experience is highly desirable.  The selected candidate will initially teach courses in Operations Management, Supply Chain Management and Statistics at the undergraduate and graduate levels.  Depending on the individual’s interests and experience, additional courses in Decision Sciences will be available.  The Decision Sciences group offers courses in operations management, logistics, purchasing, supply chain management, Lean, quality management, continuous improvement, statistics, econometrics, computer information systems, networking and business analytics. 

To achieve our educational goal of bonding academic substance with real-world experience, the department has built close relationships with major corporations in the region, such as Wellspan Health, Johnson Controls, Harley-Davidson, Glatfelter Paper, and Graham Packaging. The Business Department at York College is accredited by ACBSP and offers the MBA as well as undergraduate majors in Accounting, Business Administration, Computer Information Systems, Economics, Engineering Management, Entrepreneurship, Finance, Management, Marketing, and Supply Chain Operations Management. Several Fortune 500 companies are headquartered in York, and over 50 companies welcome York College students and faculty for integrated study of business concepts.

York College’s core values focus on 1) teaching with close faculty/student interaction (faculty teach 4 courses per semester), 2) high quality and affordability, 3) a pragmatic and results-oriented approach to academic excellence, and 4) a professional curriculum in a liberal arts learning environment.  York College of Pennsylvania  http://www.ycp.edu  is a private sector, independent institution of higher education, offering over 50 baccalaureate majors in the arts and sciences and in professional fields as well as master’s programs in business, education and nursing and a doctoral program in nursing.  The College has an enrollment of over 4400 full-time and over 600 part-time undergraduate students and approximately 250 graduate students from some 30 states and 15 foreign countries. The campus is located in South-Central Pennsylvania (50 miles north of Baltimore, MD, 30 miles south of Harrisburg, PA and 90 miles north of Washington, D.C.) and offers competitive salaries and fringe benefits.

York College is committed to building a diverse college community and encourages members of underrepresented groups to apply. Interested candidates should electronically submit the following:  a letter of application, curriculum vita, graduate transcripts, teaching evaluations, and contact information for three references to employment@ycp.edu .

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Instructor/Coordinator Position in Music Industry (rank based on experience)

 

The Department of Communication and the Arts, Division of Music, at York College of Pennsylvania seeks applications for a Coordinator for its Music Industry Program beginning in August, 2014.  Applicants should have an advanced degree in Music or a related field.  Relevant industry or consulting experience is highly desirable. 

  York College’s Music Industry and Recording Technology Program is preparing for further growth and development, and seeks an energetic leader to take the program forward. Housed within a multi-disciplinary arts and communication department, and in collaboration within our Graham School of Business and the York community, this program has the wide range of resources for further development.  The Division of Music is also accredited by the National Association of Schools of Music (NASM). The successful candidate will have professional experience in the field(s) of music industry and/or recording technology, as well as demonstrated success in the teaching of music and/or music industry.

Responsibilities will include • teaching courses in the area of expertise of the candidate;.  • supervising a dedicated team of adjunct faculty; • setting short and long term goals for program and facilities; • managing  recording studio equipment and facilities; • working with colleagues to continuously improve the curriculum for the MIRT major; • participating in recruiting, promotion, and fund raising activities.

York College’s core values focus on 1) teaching with close faculty/student interaction (faculty teach 4 courses per semester), 2) high quality and affordability, 3) a pragmatic and results-oriented approach to academic excellence, and 4) a professional curriculum in a liberal arts learning environment.

York College of Pennsylvania  http://www.ycp.edu  is a private sector, independent institution of higher education, offering over 50 baccalaureate majors in the arts and sciences and in professional fields as well as master’s programs in business, education and nursing and a doctoral program in nursing.  The College has an enrollment of over 4400 full-time and over 600 part-time undergraduate students and approximately 250 graduate students from some 30 states and 15 foreign countries. The campus is located in South-Central Pennsylvania (50 miles north of Baltimore, MD, 30 miles south of Harrisburg, PA and 90 miles north of Washington, D.C.) and offers competitive salaries and fringe benefits.

York College is committed to building a diverse college community and encourages members of underrepresented groups to apply. Interested candidates should electronically submit the following:  a letter of interest outlining qualifications for the position, curriculum vita, teaching evaluations (if available), and contact information for three references to employment@ycp.edu .  Review of applications will begin February 21 and continue until the position is filled.  Security Report

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Organic Chemistry Laboratory Coordinator

 

The Department of Physical Sciences at York College of Pennsylvania invites applications for an Organic Chemistry Laboratory Coordinator beginning August 2014.  An M. S. in Chemistry or related field is required.  Applicants must have demonstrable success in teaching undergraduates and a strong commitment to Organic Chemistry Laboratory instruction.  Primary responsibilities include laboratory instruction, undergraduate laboratory assistant supervision and training, management of Organic Chemistry supplies, promotion of laboratory safety and chemical hygiene, routine instrument maintenance and troubleshooting and collaborating with Organic Chemistry faculty members to develop new experiments.  The position is a full-time non-tenure track instructor.  For more information concerning the Chemistry Program visit www.ycp.edu/chemistry

York College’s core values focus on 1) teaching with close faculty/student interaction (faculty teach 4 courses per semester), 2) high quality and affordability, 3) a pragmatic and results-oriented approach to academic excellence, and 4) a professional curriculum in a liberal arts learning environment.  York College of Pennsylvania  http://www.ycp.edu  is a private sector, independent institution of higher education, offering over 50 baccalaureate majors in the arts and sciences and in professional fields as well as master’s programs in business, education and nursing and a doctoral program in nursing.  The College has an enrollment of over 4400 full-time and over 600 part-time undergraduate students and approximately 250 graduate students from some 30 states and 15 foreign countries. The campus is located in South-Central Pennsylvania (50 miles north of Baltimore, MD, 30 miles south of Harrisburg, PA and 90 miles north of Washington, D.C.) and offers competitive salaries and fringe benefits.  

York College is committed to building a diverse college community and encourages members of underrepresented groups to apply. Interested candidates should send a letter of intent, resume, and three letters of reference to the attention of Kathleen Halligan, Ph.D., Department of Physical Sciences at employment@ycp.edu.  Review of applications will begin December 10, 2013 and will continue until the position is filled.   Deadline for submission is January 10, 2014.

 

 

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Special Education, Tenure Track Faculty

 

Special Education, Tenure Track Faculty:  The Department of Education at York College of Pennsylvania is seeking applicants for a full time tenure-track appointment at the Assistant or Associate Professor level beginning August 2014.  The faculty member will teach undergraduate courses, advise students, supervise field experiences and assist with the ongoing development of the dual certification program in Early Childhood/Special Education. The candidate should have an established record of classroom experience teaching students with high and/or low incidence disabilities in Pre-K through grade 8. The candidate should demonstrate the ability to effectively teach a variety of courses focused on cognitive, behavior, and physical/health disabilities at the undergraduate level. The candidate should possess an earned doctorate with a focus on special education or a closely related field and show evidence of scholarly potential. Additionally, the candidate should demonstrate excellent communication skills and have a strong commitment to working as part of a collaborative team.

Preference will be given to candidates with demonstrated expertise in elementary special education.  Review of applications will begin September 15, 2013. The position will remain open until filled.

York College’s core values focus on 1) teaching with close faculty/student interaction (faculty teach 4 courses per semester), 2) high quality and affordability, 3) a pragmatic and results-oriented approach to academic excellence, and 4) a professional curriculum in a liberal arts learning environment.  York College of Pennsylvania  http://www.ycp.edu  is a private sector, independent institution of higher education, offering over 50 baccalaureate majors in the arts and sciences and in professional fields as well as master’s programs in business, education and nursing and a doctoral program in nursing.  The College has an enrollment of over 4400 full-time and over 600 part-time undergraduate students and approximately 250 graduate students from some 30 states and 15 foreign countries. The campus is located in South-Central Pennsylvania (50 miles north of Baltimore, MD, 30 miles south of Harrisburg, PA and 90 miles north of Washington, D.C.) and offers competitive salaries and fringe benefits.  

York College is committed to building a diverse college community and encourages members of underrepresented groups to apply. Interested candidates should electronically submit the following:  a letter of application, curriculum vita, graduate transcripts, teaching evaluations, and contact information for three references to  employment@ycp.edu

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Visiting Assistant Professor of Computer Science

 

The Department of Physical Sciences is seeking applicants for a two-year visiting faculty position as a generalist in Computer Science at the rank of Visiting Assistant Professor. Teaching responsibilities will include a broad range of Computer Science courses at all undergraduate levels with an emphasis in the candidate’s area of expertise. All applicants should hold a doctoral degree or be nearing the completion of a terminal degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, or other related field. Candidates should also provide evidence of teaching experience, expertise, and innovation.

The successful candidate will join our ABET-accredited and growing Computer Science program.  York College’s core values focus on 1) teaching with close faculty/student interaction (faculty teach 4 courses per semester), 2) high quality and affordability, 3) a pragmatic and results-oriented approach to academic excellence, and 4) a professional curriculum in a liberal arts learning environment.  York College of Pennsylvania  http://www.ycp.edu  is a private sector, independent institution of higher education, offering over 50 baccalaureate majors in the arts and sciences and in professional fields as well as master’s programs in business, education and nursing and a doctoral program in nursing.  The College has an enrollment of over 4400 full-time and over 600 part-time undergraduate students and approximately 250 graduate students from some 30 states and 15 foreign countries. The campus is located in South-Central Pennsylvania (50 miles north of Baltimore, MD, 30 miles south of Harrisburg, PA and 90 miles north of Washington, D.C.) and offers competitive salaries and fringe benefits.
 
York College is committed to building a diverse college community and encourages members of underrepresented groups to apply. Interested candidates should send curriculum vitae, statement of teaching philosophy and research interests, transcripts, and three letters of recommendation to the attention of David Babcock, Ph.D. Coordinator of Computer Science at  employment@ycp.edu.  Review of applications will begin immediately, and the deadline for submission is January 10, 2014.

 


 

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