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    Loretto, PA 15940-0600

    Thank you for your interest in employment at Saint Francis University. Our community is our greatest strength, and the friendly atmosphere on campus tends to make employment here quite enjoyable.

    Saint Francis University is committed to diversity of students, staff, and faculty, and encourages applications from historically underrepresented individuals, women, veterans, and persons with disabilities.  As an employee, your safety & security is of primary importance.  For crime information and statistics, you may request an electronic copy of our Clery Report or view the SFU Clery Report online.

    We also offer a generous employee benefits package and many opportunities for professional advancement.

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  • Assistant Director, Residence Life

    Search Status: Application material received by September 18, 2015 will receive primary consideration.

    Saint Francis University's Residence Life Office invites applications for a full time, 12-month, live-on position of Assistant Director of Residence Life. The Assistant Director is directly responsible to the Director of Residence Life for the oversight of the University's residential living community, which includes meeting the needs of forty four Resident Assistants, three Residence Life Coordinators, and one Graduate Assistant. The Assistant Director will also serve as a front-line responder in residential emergency situations and will work non-traditional hours; including evenings, weekends and on call.

    This residential position will hold college students accountable when in violation according to the student code of conduct. Other responsibilities include supervision of the residence life coordinator staff, oversight of the faith inspired student housing program, issuing higher levels of sanctioning including interim suspensions, be or willing to become a certified Title IX Investigator, First Aid & CPR, and Mental Health First Aid. This positions works closely with Student Life,Counseling Center, University Police, Judicial Affairs, Office for International Students Education, Student Health, Office for Drug and Alcohol Education and other Student Affairs administrators to insure effective collaboration on behalf of the college students.

    Bachelor's degree with three to five years of progressively more responsible residence life experience required. Master's degree with two to three years residence life experience preferred. Excellent interpersonal and written communication skills are essential.

    To apply, complete an online application at http://francis.edu/employment,then submit letter of application, resume, and names, addresses and phone numbers of three references to: positions@francis.edu

    Saint Francis University is committed to diversity of students,staff, and faculty, and encourages applications from historically underrepresented individuals, women, veterans, and persons with disabilities. AA/EOE

  • Assistant Coach, Men's and Women's Track and Field

    Search Status: Application Deadline is August 24, 2015.

    Saint Francis University, a Division I member of the Northeast Conference, invites applications for the full-time position of Assistant Coach, Men's and Women's Track and Field. The Assistant Coach, Men's and Women's Track and Field is responsible to the Head Coach, Men's and Women's Cross Country and Track and Field to assist with the organization and direction of a Division I program.

    Must have a commitment to and responsibility for adhering to allrules and regulations of Saint Francis University, the NEC, and the NCAA.

    Bachelor's degree required; Master's degree preferred. Intercollegiate competitive or coaching experience in the sport ofTrack and Field is required. Specific expertise in the throwingevents is required. Division I experience preferred. Excellentoral, written, and interpersonal skills are essential. 

    Complete an online application at http://francis.edu/employment,then submit letter of application, resume, and names, addresses and phone numbers of three references to: positions@francis.edu

    Saint Francis University is committed to diversity of students,staff, and faculty, and encourages applications from historically underrepresented individuals, women, veterans, and persons with disabilities. AA/EOE

     

  • Director of Women's Basketball Operations

    Search status: Application material received by July 31, 2015 will receive primary consideration.

    Saint Francis University, a Division I member of the Northeast Conference, invites applications for full-time, 12-month position of Director of Women's Basketball Operations. The Director of Women's Basketball Operations is directly responsible to the Head Coach to assist with all operational aspects of a Division I basketball program including but limited to travel plans,recruiting coordination, practice organization, camp organization and other duties as assigned. Must have a commitment to and responsibility for adhering to all rules and regulations of Saint Francis University, the NEC, and the NCAA.

    Bachelor's degree and intercollegiate experience required. Division I basketball experience a plus.

    Complete an online application at http://francis.edu/employment,then submit letter of application, resume, and names, addresses and phone numbers of three references to: positions@francis.edu

    Saint Francis University is committed to diversity of students,staff, and faculty, and encourages applications from historically underrepresented individuals, women, veterans, and persons with disabilities. AA/EOE

  • Information Systems Analyst

    Search Status: Application material received by July 10, 2015 will receive primary consideration.

    Saint Francis University invites applications for a full time position of Information Systems Analyst in the Information Technology Services Department. The Information Systems Analyst is responsible to the Administrative System Manager as a resource for the support of the use of the administrative information system. The position is responsible for the analysis of application software and business processes, and the support of those processes at both the system and user level.

    Bachelor's degree or equivalent in computer science, management information systems, or business with a concentration in computer related field. Experience and proficiency with modern information systems and their operation, including familiarity with databases and data management via SQL. Development and modification tasks will inherently assist the Administrative Systems Manager in the Information Technology Services department and will also provide support to specifically assigned offices. A customer oriented approach to system and application support

    Complete an online application at http://www.francis.edu/employment,then submit letter of application, resume, and names, addresses and phone numbers of three references to: positions@francis.edu.

    Saint Francis University is committed to diversity of students,staff, and faculty, and encourages applications from historically underrepresented individuals, women, veterans, and persons with disabilities.AA/EOE

  • Faculty, Physical Therapy

    Search Status: Applications material received by July 15, 2015 will receive primary consideration.

    Saint Francis University invites applications for a full-time, 12 month faculty position in their entry level Doctoral degree program. Saint Francis is seeking a dynamic and dedicated individual to teach primarily in the program's progressive curriculum in the area ofcardiopulmonary patient client management and pathology.

    This position also offers the successful applicant the opportunity to be engaged collaboratively in existing or new research lines through the Human Performance Laboratory in the DiSepio Institute for Rural Health and Wellness. Clinical practice opportunities are also available through our on-campus clinic at the Center for Rehabilitation. In addition, community outreach activities including the C.A.R.E. clinic, the University's student run pro-bono physical therapy clinic, are available.

    A physical therapist with a post professional doctoral degree (PhD, EdD, DSc) or who is completing a doctoral degree is preferred for this faculty position. Tenure eligibility is available for the terminal degreed individual. An applicant with Clinical Specialist certification will be given priority review. The candidate must be eligible for licensure in Pennsylvania and possess 5 years of teaching, clinical and/or research experience in cardiopulmonary physical therapy. Other teaching responsibilities exist as assigned by the department. Service to the University through committee involvement and student advisement is required.

    The Department of Physical Therapy currently includes two academic programs: physical therapy and exercise physiology. The Department engages in innovative partnerships within the School of Health Sciences as well as with other Schools within the University and external partners. The Department supports the growth of accredited clinical residency programs which the University has on campus, including Sports, Orthopedics, and Pediatrics.

    Saint Francis University is a small,private, liberal arts institution founded by Franciscan Friars in 1847. Saint Francis University is the oldest Franciscan college/university in the United States. Located in Loretto,Pennsylvania, the University enrollment consists of approximately 1,700 undergraduate students and 700 graduate students. By emphasizing values, skills and knowledge, each program provides an understanding of Franciscan heritage, values, and traditions. The mission of the Physical Therapy department is to educate competent, ethical, caring doctors of physical therapy who practice autonomously, at an entry level, in a complex healthcare environment, and who demonstrate critical thinking and an evidence-based approach.

    For more information related to this position please contact Dr. Curtis Kindel, Chair of the Search Committee at ckindel@francis.edu.

    To apply, submit an application at  www.francis.edu/employmentApplications should include a focused letter of interest to include a statement of teaching philosophy and research interest, a current curriculum vitae, and complete contact information for three professional references sent to positions@francis.eduAll applications and nominations will be considered highly confidential. Saint Francis University is committed to diversity of students, staff, and faculty, and encourages applications from historically underrepresented individuals, women, veterans, and persons with disabilities. AA/EOE

  • Biology Department Adjuncts

    Deadline: Applications received by June 12, 2015 will receive primary consideration

    The Biology Department at Saint Francis University seeks adjunct Instructors to teach undergraduates in the following areas:Introductory Biology and lab, Human anatomy & Physiology lecture and lab, Clinical Microbiology lab, Animal Care lecture and lab and Animal Nutrition.

    Master's degree in biology or higher and prior teaching experience preferred.

    Apply on line at http://www.francis.edu/employment,then submit a letter of application, resume and names and addresses and phone numbers of three references to: positions@francis.edu

    Saint Francis University is committed to diversity of students,staff, and faculty, and encourages applications from historically underrepresented individuals, women, veterans, and persons with disabilities. AA/EOE

  • Adjunct Faculty- English as a Second Language PT

    Search Status: Open until filled.

    Saint Francis University invites applications for the part time position of adjunct faculty in the Intensive English Program for Summer Session 1 starting May 18 and Summer Session 2 starting July 6 with the possibility of continuing in the fall.

    Qualifications:

    ABA or BS and a certificate in TEFL/TESL OR 15 credits of coursework at Master's level (500+) in relevant areas (education, applied linguistics, language development, and English) are required. OR

    A master’s degree and experience in education involving reading specialist certification, ESL certification, or experience working with ESL students in the classroom

    Must be a U.S. citizen

    Needs to have one year teaching experience in reading, writing, listening and/or speaking OR two years tutoring experience in the same areas

    Have excellent intercultural communication and interpersonal skills

    Demonstrable knowledge of non-U.S. cultures.

    Preferred Qualifications:

    A master's degree in TESOL, Applied Linguistics, or related field

    Experience working with diverse populations, including nonnative English speakers

    Experience teaching at the university level in academic preparation ESL classes, particularly in an intensive academic preparation (or EAP) program

    International teaching experience

    Knowledge of educational technology, specifically Blackboard.

    Responsibilities will include the following:

    • Teaching 7 week intensive, academic-prep English language courses in writing, reading, speaking, and/or listening;
    • Implementing set curriculum and assessments;
    • Developing daily lesson plans;
    • Marking and providing appropriate feedback on oral and written work;
    • Implementing assignments, quizzes, tests, and handouts and keeping up with the grade book on Blackboard;
    • Submitting midterm and final grades on or before their due dates;
    • Devising, writing and producing new materials;
    • Basic administration, such as keeping student registers and attendance records;
    • Keeping students up to date about events and resources provided on campus;
    • Checking emails and responding in a timely fashion;
    • Assisting in the orientation and placement of students in the days before and after the sessions;
    • Having two office hours a week for meeting with students;
    • Spending up to 12 hours a week teaching and up to 12 hours a week preparing

    Candidates who have applied for positions in the Intensive English Program in the past must apply again. When applying, please make your availability clear.

     

    Apply on line at http://www.francis.edu/employment, then submit a letter of application, resume and names and addresses and phone numbers of three references to: positions@francis.edu

     

    Saint Francis University is committed to diversity ofstudents, staff, and faculty, and encourages applications from historically underrepresented individuals, women, veterans, and persons with disabilities.AA/EOE

  • Dining Services- PT

    Search Status: Accepting Applications

    Saint Francis University Dining Services is accepting applications for the 2014-2015 school year. Positions are 9 month, with summers and major holidays off. All positions are part-time for retail food operations as well as the dining hall. Shifts will vary and include some evening and weekend work. Positions include Prep cooks, Pizza cooks, Dishwashers and servers.

    Prep or pizza cooks positions require experience in the position.  Knowledge of food service activities, the ability to operate standard food service equipment, and proficient organizational, interpersonal and communication skills required.  High school graduate with training in food service operation required. Minimum of two years related experience preferred.  Also accepting high school applicants for entry level positions.


    Interested persons should apply at http://francis.edu/application-for-employment/, submit letter of application, resume and names, addresses and phone numbers of three references: positions@francis.edu.

    You may also apply on campus, Monday through Friday, at 102 Raymond Hall from 8:30am to 4:00pm. AA/EOE.

  • Display Cook/Prep Cooks - PT

    Application accepted until filled.

    Saint Francis University is accepting applications for part-time Display Cook and Prep Cook for the 2013-14 school year. These positions are 9-month, evening shift (noon to 8:30pm) with varied days off. Experience as a display or prep cook required.Knowledge of food service activities, the ability to operate  standard food service equipment, and proficient organizational,interpersonal and communication skills required. High school graduate with training in food service operation required. Minimum of two years related experience preferred.

    Interested persons should apply at http://www.francis.edu/application-for-employment/ or send letter application, resume, and references to: positions@francis.edu.;AA/EOE