Faculty Vacancies

 

Department of Biology:
Assistant Professor, Tenure-Track:

The Department of Biology, Saint Mary's College, Notre Dame, Indiana, invites applications for a tenure-track appointment at the Assistant Professor level beginning August, 2017.  Saint Mary's College is a Catholic liberal arts college for women with a strong commitment to undergraduate education.

Applicants must hold (or be at completion of) a Ph.D. in the biological sciences.  The successful candidate will have expertise in Animal Physiology and Anatomy: Human Anatomy is essential, Comparative Anatomy is desired.  Teaching responsibilities will include Introductory Human Anatomy and Physiology (for nursing majors), Human Anatomy for majors, and Comparative Anatomy for majors.  The successful candidate can also develop specialty courses in her/his areas of knowledge. 

Research involving undergraduates is required.  A strong commitment to undergraduate education of women, a liberal arts education, and service to the department and the College is expected. The College supports the development of courses that could contribute to the general education program in areas such as Experiential Learning, Global Learning, Social Responsibility, Intercultural Competence, and Women’s Voices.

Please send a complete CV along with a letter of intent that includes your teaching philosophy and research interests, as well as your email and phone contact information to:  biologyfacultysearch@saintmarys.edu.  In your letter of intent, be sure to include a clear statement highlighting your area of expertise.

Candidates will be contacted for full credentials (three letters of reference, visa status for foreign nationals, official transcripts, and evidence of excellent teaching [such as teaching evaluations]) if desired at a later date.  Review of applications will begin August 15, 2016, and applications will no longer be accepted after Sept. 23, 2016.

Saint Mary's College is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  In keeping with the College’s mission, Saint Mary’s is committed to increasing its racial and ethnic diversity at all levels – students, faculty, and staff – and seeks applications from candidates who share this commitment.


Department of Business Administration and Economics:
The Department of Business Administration and Economics has immediate openings for part-time faculty teaching undergraduate courses for fall and spring 2016-17.  Our need is particularly strong in accounting and management but marketing, economics and finance also has openings.

An MBA degree or a Masters in related field is required, with previous college-level teaching experience preferred. 

Please send a cover letter and your resume via email (jhicks@saintmarys.edu) to Joyce Hicks, Associate Professor and Chair of the Business Administration and Economics Department, Saint Mary's College, Notre Dame, IN  46556

Saint Mary’s College is an Equal Opportunity Employer. In keeping with the College’s mission, Saint Mary’s is committed to increasing its racial and ethnic diversity at all levels—students, faculty, and staff—and seeks applications from candidates who share this commitment. Candidates must be supportive of the mission of a Catholic college for women in the liberal arts tradition.


Department of Communicative Sciences & Disorders Program
Professional Specialist in Clinical Instruction - Speech Language Pathology:

The Saint Mary's College Communicative Sciences and Disorders Program, in conjunction with non-profit community partner LOGAN Community Resources, Inc., invites applications for a full-time faculty position at the Professional Specialist Level.  This exciting and unique opportunity involves an opportunity to mentor Saint Mary’s students, while also developing a personalized caseload through LOGAN’s Autism Services.  Responsibilities include supervising clinical practicum at the graduate and undergraduate level, advising students for clinical education, and college and professional service. In addition, the professional specialist will work with a team of professionals to provide speech services to clients in LOGAN’s South Bend area Autism Learning Centers. This is a non-tenure track position. Qualifications include a Masters in Speech Language Pathology, the ASHA Certificate of Clinical Competence in Speech Language Pathology, and eligibility for Indiana and Michigan State licensure. The position start date is August, 2016.  A minimum of five years of experience is required and previous experience in clinical supervision is highly desired.  The ideal candidate for the position has significant experience working with individuals with ASD and an eagerness to collaborate with professionals from other fields in a center-based setting. The review of applicants will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.

Saint Mary's College is a competitive, private, undergraduate Catholic women's college with an emphasis on quality teaching and student-faculty collaborations.  Preference will be given to candidates who have experience in mentoring students from underrepresented ethnic groups.  Saint Mary's College has a strong institutional commitment to diversity and seeks applications from historically underrepresented racial and ethnic minority groups, those who have had multicultural experience, and those who can demonstrate a commitment to diversity.

Saint Mary's College is located in Notre Dame, IN along with the University of Notre Dame, and is adjacent to South Bend, an ethnically diverse city of 120,000 people in northern Indiana, approximately 90 miles east of Chicago.  Saint Mary's has a nationally-accredited child care center on campus which also accommodates practicums and research. 

LOGAN Community Resources, Inc. is a CARF-accredited non-profit organization serving individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities since 1950. LOGAN currently operates five successful Autism Learning Centers (Granger IN, South Bend IN, Logansport IN, St. Joseph MI, Kalamazoo, MI) and one resource and treatment center (South Bend, IN).  LOGAN has an outstanding reputation for high-quality services and best practice treatments leading to positive outcomes for the children we serve, and a high degree of consumer satisfaction expressed by parents and area professionals. For more information about us, visit www.loganautismlearningcenters.org.  For more information about LOGAN’s Autism Services, contact Dr. Joshua Diehl by phone at 574-289-4831 or by email at jdiehl@logancenter.org

Applicants should submit a vita and three letters of recommendation.  They should also include a statement of goals and experience in the field of speech language pathology within which they discuss clinical supervision experience. Materials should be sent to Susan Latham, Chair & Associate Professor, Department of Communicative Sciences & Disorders, Box 157 Madeleva Hall, Saint Mary's College, Notre Dame, IN 46556.  College policies prohibit discrimination on the basis of age, sexual orientation, disability, race/ethnicity, marital status, or religion.


Department of Humanistic Studies
Assistant Professor:

The Department of Humanistic Studies at Saint Mary’s College, an interdisciplinary program focused on European history, literature, and culture, invites applications for an entry-level tenure-track Assistant Professor of Humanistic Studies beginning in August 2017. Applicants should have a specialization in Medieval history or Medieval Studies with a history concentration. They should be broadly trained and competent to teach a range of courses using primary documents with a record of excellence in teaching discussion-based classes. Preferred candidates will also have experience in Classical civilization or Renaissance history, and in interdisciplinary studies, art history, or the cultural, religious, and racial exchange between Europe, Asia, Africa, or the Americas. Applicants should have a Ph.D. in hand by job start. Teaching load 3-2 in the first year, 3-3 thereafter.

Saint Mary’s College, with an enrollment of approximately 1,600 undergraduate students, is a competitive Catholic residential women’s college committed to the liberal arts tradition. US News and World Report has ranked Saint Mary’s one of America’s Top 100 Liberal Arts Colleges. Saint Mary’s is located in Notre Dame, IN next to the University of Notre Dame, and is adjacent to South Bend, an ethnically diverse city of 100,000 people, approximately 90 minutes east of Chicago. Saint Mary’s College is an Equal Opportunity Employer. In keeping with the College’s mission, Saint Mary’s is committed to increasing its racial and ethnic diversity at all levels--students, faculty, and staff--and seeks applications from candidates who share this commitment.

Applicants should email a letter of application, curriculum vitae, three letters of recommendation, transcripts, and a statement of teaching philosophy or sample course syllabi to hust@saintmarys.edu, attn: Professor Laura Williamson Ambrose, Chair, HUST. Review of applications will begin November 15, 2016 and continue until the position is filled.


Librarian
Part-time Temporary Reference Librarian:

Cushwa-Leighton Library at Saint Mary’s College, Notre Dame, IN, seeks a creative, enthusiastic and service-oriented part time temporary reference librarian for the fall semester, 2016.  Responsibilities include providing reference services for library users in-person and online via email and chat reference 15 scheduled hours at the Reference Desk.  This position includes occasional weekend hours

Other duties will include assisting other librarians in collection development of print and electronic collections for the library’s collection.

The position beings September 1 and continues through December 16, 2016.  Further information about this position can be found at https://www.saintmarys.edu/hr/employment

Required qualifications:

M.L.S. or equivalent degree from an ALA accredited program at the time of hire.
Experience providing reference services in a library, preferably an academic library.
Working knowledge of basic Microsoft Office and Google drive.
Effective oral and written communications skills
Ability to work weekends.
Experience with electronic information technologies and their applications for information service and instruction.

Send cover letter, resume and contact information for three professional references to Janet S. Fore, Library Director, Cushwa-Leighton Library, Saint Mary’s College, Notre Dame, IN 46556.  Email:  jfore@saintmarys.edu  


Department of Mathematics & Computer Science:
Non-tenure Lecturer

The Department of Mathematics and Computer Science at Saint Mary’s College is accepting applications for a non-tenure-track lecturer position to begin in August 2017.  Requirements include a Master’s in mathematics.  The ideal candidate will have broad training in mathematics with an interest in teaching at the undergraduate level, including lower level mathematics courses and mathematics courses for teachers.  Duties beyond teaching include individual interaction with students and service to the department.

Applications must be postmarked by November 1 to guarantee full consideration; however, applications will continue to be accepted until the position is filled.  A complete application includes a curriculum vitae with the candidate’s philosophy of teaching, all post-secondary transcripts, evidence of teaching excellence (such as teaching evaluations), and two letters of reference addressing teaching.  Applications may be submitted by mail or electronically (in .pdf format) to the email address below.  Letters of reference should be sent directly from the recommender.

Saint Mary's College, the nation’s premier Catholic women’s college, founded and continually sponsored by the Sisters of the Holy Cross since 1844, is located in Notre Dame, Indiana.  Its mission is to educate women in the liberal arts tradition, focusing on intellectual vigor, religious sensibility, aesthetic appreciation, and social responsibility. U.S. News & World Report ranks Saint Mary’s College among the top 100 Nation’s Best Liberal Arts colleges.  Saint Mary’s students enjoy all the benefits of a small, liberal arts college, but also have access to many courses and extracurricular activities at the University of Notre Dame. Saint Mary’s College is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  In keeping with the College’s mission, Saint Mary’s is committed to increasing its racial and ethnic diversity at all levels—students, faculty, and staff—and seeks applications from candidates who share this commitment.

Application materials should be sent to:

mathsearch@saintmarys.edu

OR

Colleen Hoover, Chair
Department of Mathematics
Saint Mary’s College
Notre Dame, IN 46556


Department of Modern Languages
Adjunct Professor of Italian:

Saint Mary’s College seeks an adjunct professor of Italian for fall semester, 2016 to teach one intermediate language course meeting four days/week.  A Master’s degree is required, along with evidence of prior successful language teaching.  Please email CV and names of references to Dr. Renee Kingcaid, Chair, Modern Languages, at kingcaid@saintmarys.edu.  


Department of Political Science and 
The Department of Gender and Women's Studies:

Gender and Women’s Studies / Political Science. The Department of Political Science and the Department of Gender and Women’s Studies at Saint Mary’s College invite applications for a tenure-track joint appointment. We seek doctorally-prepared (ABD considered) political scientists who specialize in international relations and could teach courses in international development and/or global political economy. The successful candidate must be qualified to teach courses in Gender and Women’s Studies (as demonstrated by graduate certification or equivalent), with a specialization in transnational feminisms and/or international feminist movements.  Teaching responsibilities include the introductory Gender and Women’s Studies course, the survey course in International Politics, and upper-level courses in international relations and transnational feminisms.  The teaching load is 3:3. Send a letter of application, c.v., graduate transcripts, three letters of reference, and evidence of teaching excellence (e.g. teaching evaluations, statement of teaching philosophy)  to Dr. Amy Cavender, CSC, at searchposcgws@saintmarys.edu. Review of applications will begin October 15. Preliminary interviews will be conducted at the National Women’s Studies Association annual conference in November.

Saint Mary’s College, a Roman Catholic women’s college, was founded by the Sisters of the Holy Cross in 1844. Its mission is to educate women in the liberal arts tradition, focusing on intellectual vigor, religious sensibility, aesthetic appreciation, and social responsibility. Saint Mary’s College is an Equal Opportunity Employer. In keeping with the College’s mission, Saint Mary’s is committed to increasing racial and ethnic diversity at all levels – students, faculty, and staff – and seeks applications from candidates who share this commitment.


Saint Mary's College Equal Opportunity Employer.  In keeping with the College's mission, Saint Mary's is committed to increasing its racial and ethnic diversity at all levels--students, faculty, and staff--and seeks applications from candidates who share this commitment. 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Saint Mary's College is an Equal Opportunity Employer. In keeping with the College’s mission, Saint Mary’s is committed to increasing its racial and ethnic diversity at all levels -- students, faculty, and staff – and seeks applications from candidates who share this commitment.”