Lecturer, 12 Months (Two Positions), Office of Teacher Certification and Alternate Route



Job description

Union, NJ

A Lecturer is a full-time employee who teaches and provides student and learning support services during the assigned periods. The Lecturer holds a strong commitment to teaching; supports all candidates’ successful preparation for teacher certification; provides support for testing processes; coordinates support for internal processes including information sessions and orientations; maintains office and advising hours for students; actively participates in the university community; performs responsibilities related to accreditation and assessment initiatives; and does related work as required.

This is a non-tenure track position that may be renewed on an annual basis. Teaching assignments and related responsibilities may include day, evening, weekend and online courses/content delivery. Interest or experience in using advanced instructional technologies to improve the teaching/learning process is highly desirable. Positions are based at the Union campus but require travel to off-site locations. Responsibilities may include assignments at Ocean County College in Toms River, New Jersey, the Kean Skylands Campus in Jefferson, New Jersey or other locations.


  • Master’s degree in a related field and a minimum of one year of teaching experience at the post-secondary level or its equivalent experience as a public school teacher or administrator as determined by the university is required.
  • State Teacher Certification; knowledge of processes and requirements for NJ State Teacher Certification; and overall familiarity with K-12 school environments is preferred.
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills are essential.
  • Transportation is required for traveling to off campus locations.

How to apply

Please send cover letter, resume, unofficial transcripts and contact information for three professional references to: Dr. Anthony Pittman, Acting Dean, College of Education, Kean University, at [email protected]. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until positions are filled. Official transcripts for all degrees and three current letters of recommendation are required before appointment. Contingent on Budgetary Approval and Appropriated Funding.