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Adjunct Clinical Nursing Faculty

Assistant Professor/Associate Professor, Physical Therapy

Assistant Professor, Cybersecurity

Assistant Professor, History

Assistant Professor, Philosophy

Assistant Professor, Political Science

Dance Instructor, Seton Hill University Dance Academy 

Tenure Track Full-Time Faculty Position, Management

Diversity is a core value at Seton Hill University. We are passionate about building and sustaining an equitable and inclusive learning and working environment for all students, faculty, and staff. We actively seek to recruit applicants who will contribute to a climate that supports students, faculty, and staff of all identities and backgrounds.


Adjunct Clinical Nursing Faculty

Posted: September 14,2022

The Daniel J. Wukich School of Nursing at Seton Hill University invites applications for Adjunct Clinical Nursing Faculty to teach in our Bachelor of Science in Nursing Program.  We are currently seeking applicants to teach in our fundamental and medical surgical nursing courses beginning in the Spring Semester 2023 (January-May).

Minimum Requirements: Master’s degree in nursing; current Pennsylvania RN license; recent clinical experience in medical-surgical or long-term care nursing. The successful candidate will be instructing students in a clinical setting in Greensburg, PA or in the surrounding area.  

Chartered in 1918, Seton Hill University is a leading Catholic coeducational liberal arts university founded by the Sisters of Charity and embracing students of all faiths. Located in southwestern Pennsylvania’s Laurel Highlands (yet only 35 miles from Pittsburgh), Seton Hill educates its more than 2000 students to “think and act critically, creatively and ethically as productive members of society committed to transforming the world.

Applications accepted until the position is filled. Please send letter of application, Curriculum

Vitae, list of three references, and teaching philosophy to Diane Kondas, DNP, Nursing Program Director, Daniel J. Wukich School of Nursing, 1 Seton Hill Drive, Greensburg, PA 15601, dkondas@setonhill.edu; fax (724)-830-1571 (electronic submission preferred)


Assistant Professor/Associate Professor, Physical Therapy

Posted: September 27, 2022

POSITION: Full-time (10 or 12 month appointment) 

START DATE: August 2023

The School of Natural and Health Sciences, Physical Therapy Program at Seton Hill University, Greensburg, PA invites applications for 2 full time faculty appointments to begin in August, 2023. The program was granted candidacy for accreditation in July of 2021 and will apply for initial accreditation during the fall of 2023. 

POSITION SUMMARY: The program seeks collegial individuals to assist with  program development and primary teaching responsibilities. The successful candidates will contribute to the teaching, service and scholarly activities in accordance with the PT Department Policy and Procedures and CAPTE standards. The developing Physical Therapy program will offer the Doctor of Physical Therapy degree and feature a topic-based curricular model with a patient centered philosophy utilizing student centered teaching methods designed to foster exceptional abilities for critical analysis, problem solving, communication and proactive involvement in healthcare. Consistent with the mission of the Sisters of Charity, students will be expected to participate in service with multiple foci including international service learning experiences.  Applicants may contact Dr. Craig Ruby (cruby@setonhill.edu) for additional information. 

QUALIFICATIONS: 

  • Academic Doctoral degree required (Ph.D., Ed.D, D.Sc., etc.)
  • Licensed or eligible for licensure as a PT in Pennsylvania 
  • Five (5) years clinical experience, and two (2) years of experience preferred in teaching, curriculum development and administration in a physical therapy education program. 
  • Commitment to implementing the vision, mission, and values of a Catholic university
  • Expertise in one (1) or more of the following areas: musculoskeletal, cardiopulmonary, geriatrics, or foundational sciences (anatomy, physiology, pathophysiology) is preferred. 

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: 

  • Teach the Physical Therapy curriculum in the Physical Therapy Program;
  • Assist with curricular development;
  • Participate in the Accreditation process for CAPTE;
  • Participate in APTA Conferences, university service, department and School faculty meetings and committees;
  • Mentor academic advisees and research advisees; 
  • Evaluate students to determine entry-level proficiency to proceed with clinical education experience. 

All applicants must provide the following: 

  • Letter of application outlining how qualifications and experience will enable the candidate to carry out the essential functions of the position and advance the Mission of Seton Hill University; 
  • A current resume or curriculum vitae (cv); 
  • A list of references to include three (3) personal references and contacts at all prior; places of employment listed on the c.v.;
  • Transcripts from all schools awarding degrees to the applicant (official copies preferred). 

Submit application materials to Martina Landstorfer, administrative assistant Physical Therapy Program, School of Natural & Health Sciences, Seton Hill University, 1 Seton Hill Drive, Greensburg, PA 15601 or to mlandstorfer@setonhill.edu (electronic applications preferred).

The position is open until filled with the Search Committee reviewing no fewer than five (5) working days from posting.

Chartered in 1918, Seton Hill University is a leading Catholic coeducational liberal arts university founded by the Sisters of Charity and embracing students of all faiths. Located in southwestern Pennsylvania’s Laurel Highlands (yet only 35 miles from Pittsburgh), Seton Hill educates its more than 2000 students to “think and act critically, creatively and ethically as productive members of society committed to transforming the world.


Assistant Professor, Cybersecurity

Posted: October 3, 2022

The School of Business at Seton Hill University invites qualified candidates to apply for a tenure-track full-time faculty position in cybersecurity to begin Spring 2023 or Fall 2023.  The ideal applicant should have a deep knowledge, passion, and comfort level teaching and research interest in the areas of Cybersecurity and Network Design. A PhD in a technical field is required but candidates with a Master’s Degree and industry experience will be considered. 

Responsibilities include teaching all levels of cybersecurity-related courses, academic advising, supervising internships, and committee service.  The ideal candidate will possess a background or interest in penetration testing, network design and topography, and systems administration. A background in computer forensics is also preferred. Proven industry experience is expected.

We are looking for a candidate with a passion for teaching that prepares students for future careers in cybersecurity and computer science. Teaching assignments include in-class and possibility for on-line courses in cybersecurity at the undergraduate or graduate levels. 

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Master’s degree in Cybersecurity, Computer Science, Information Systems, or in a closely related discipline, at the time of appointment from a college or university accredited by the U.S. Department of Education or an internationally recognized college or university. 
  • Ability to teach Cybersecurity courses at all levels in person and online as well as courses in support of the Computer Science and other Technology Degree Programs.
  • Willingness and desire to mentor students from diverse educational backgrounds.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Ph.D. in Cybersecurity, Computer Science, or in a closely related field.  ABD (all but dissertation) hires must earn their doctoral degree within six months of appointment.
  • Demonstrated interest and ability to teach classes in one or more, but not limited to the following areas of Cybersecurity: Computer Security, Network Topology, Systems Administration, Penetration Testing, and Computer Forensics.
  • Ability to develop new courses in areas of specialization.
  • Prior teaching experience at the college level.
  • Demonstrated commitment to exemplary teaching.
  • Ability to develop and maintain an active research plan.
  • Ability to effectively engage faculty, staff, and students in a collegial and collaborative manner.

Chartered in 1918, Seton Hill University is a leading Catholic coeducational liberal arts university founded by the Sisters of Charity and embracing students of all faiths. Located in southwestern Pennsylvania’s Laurel Highlands (yet only 35 miles from Pittsburgh), Seton Hill educates its more than 2000 students to “think and act critically, creatively and ethically as productive members of society committed to transforming the world.”

Send a letter of application, curriculum vitae, official transcripts for all undergraduate and graduate course work, a statement of teaching philosophy, statement of research or work experience, and 3 current letters of reference to Bernadette Mendish, Administrative Assistant, School of Business, Seton Hill University, at Box 223F, Greensburg PA15601-1599 or via email (preferred) at mendish@setonhill.edu. Application Deadline: November 1, 2022.


Assistant Professor, History

Posted: September 27, 2022

Seton Hill University invites applications for a full-time, tenure track position in US History, housed in the School of Humanities and linked to programs in History, Social Studies Education, and History Pre-Law. Appointment is to begin in August 2023. 

The faculty member will teach a range of topics in the discipline, primarily courses in American History. The new hire will also be expected to advise majors in History, Social Studies Education, and Pre-law, and teach liberal arts courses in History related to US Cultures, as well as Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion. The ideal candidate would be willing to contribute to other programs at the University such as Gender and Women Studies, Genocide and Holocaust Studies, Legal Studies, and/or Environmental Studies. 

Requirements for the position include:

  • Ph.D. in History at time of appointment (field - US)
  • Ability to teach a range of courses in the discipline, including Introduction to US History, Historical and Political Geography, The Era of Civil War and Reconstruction, The New Nation, and The Gilded Age & Progressive Era
  • Evidence of effective teaching and commitment to continued professional development
  • Ability to work collegially with other faculty members and staff in the School of Humanities and across the University
  • Willingness and ability to recruit and advise undergraduate majors in History, Social Studies Education, and History Pre-Law
  • Affirmation of the mission and identity of Seton Hill University, a Catholic Liberal Arts institution in the tradition of Elizabeth Ann Seton and commitment to Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion

Preferred qualifications include: 

  • Research interests or teaching experience related to Diversity, Equity, and Social Justice and/or Racism, Slavery, and American Capitalism
  • Interest in contributing to Seton Hill’s liberal arts curriculum and in teaching classes related to African American History, Gender and Women Studies, Environment & Sustainability, Legal Studies, Religious History, and/or Genocide & Holocaust Studies
  • Demonstrated research trajectory, with opportunities for faculty/student collaboration and/or public humanities research

Chartered in 1918, Seton Hill University is a leading Catholic coeducational liberal arts university founded by the Sisters of Charity and embracing students of all faiths. Located in southwestern Pennsylvania’s Laurel Highlands (yet only 35 miles from Pittsburgh), Seton Hill educates its more than 2000 students to “think and act critically, creatively and ethically as productive members of society committed to transforming the world. Visit us at www.setonhill.edu.

Send letter of interest, curriculum vitae, official transcripts, scholarship sample, statement of teaching philosophy, diversity statement, and three letters of reference to humanitiessearch@setonhill.edu: Attn: Dean Debra Faszer-McMahon c/o Jessica Lohr, Seton Hill University, 1 Seton Hill Drive, Greensburg, PA 15601. A review of applications will begin November 7, 2022, and continue until the position is filled.


Assistant Professor Philosophy

Posted: September 22, 2022

Seton Hill University invites applications for a full-time, tenure track position in Philosophy, housed in the School of Humanities and linked to programs in Philosophy, Religious Studies, and Theology. Appointment is to begin in August 2023. 

The faculty member will teach a range of courses in undergraduate Philosophy within a Continental framework. Seton Hill University offers a minor in Philosophy, and all students are required to study Philosophy as part of the Liberal Arts Curriculum. Willingness to teach across the Liberal Arts Curriculum required. 

Requirements for the position include:

  • Ph.D. in Philosophy at time of appointment 
  • Ability to teach a range of courses in Philosophy, with an approach rooted in the Continental tradition, including Introduction to Philosophy, Introduction to Ethics, Logic and Argument, Mind & Body, Special Topics in Philosophy, and Special Topics in Ethics
  • Evidence of effective teaching and commitment to continued professional development
  • Ability to work collegially with other faculty members and staff in the School of Humanities and across the University
  • Willingness and ability to recruit and advise undergraduate minors in Philosophy
  • Affirmation of the mission and identity of Seton Hill University, a Catholic Liberal Arts institution in the tradition of Elizabeth Ann Seton and committed to Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion

Preferred qualifications include: 

  • Research interests and/or teaching experience related to Diversity, Equity, and Social Justice and/or Health Care Ethics
  • Interest in contributing to Seton Hill’s liberal arts curriculum, with potential to connect across interdisciplinary areas (including for example Environment & Sustainability, Gender and Women Studies, Religious Studies, and/or Genocide & Holocaust Studies)
  • Demonstrated research trajectory, with opportunities for faculty/student collaboration and/or public humanities research

Chartered in 1918, Seton Hill University is a leading Catholic coeducational liberal arts university founded by the Sisters of Charity and embracing students of all faiths. Located in southwestern Pennsylvania’s Laurel Highlands (yet only 35 miles from Pittsburgh), Seton Hill educates its more than 2000 students to “think and act critically, creatively and ethically as productive members of society committed to transforming the world. Visit us at www.setonhill.edu.

Send letter of interest, curriculum vitae, official transcripts, scholarship sample, statement of teaching philosophy, diversity statement, and three letters of reference to humanitiessearch@setonhill.edu: Attn: Dean Debra Faszer-McMahon c/o Jessica Lohr(jlohr@setonhill.edu) Seton Hill University, 1 Seton Hill Drive, Greensburg, PA 15601. A review of applications will begin October 24, 2022, and continue until the position is filled.


Assistant Professor, Political Science

Posted: September 22, 2022

Seton Hill University invites applications for a full-time, tenure track position in Political Science, housed in the School of Humanities and linked to programs in Political Science, Global Studies, and Pre-Law/Legal Studies. Appointment is to begin in August 2023. 

The faculty member will teach a range of courses in Political Science, particularly focused on American Government, Political Theory, and Legal Studies. Seton Hill’s Political Science program offers majors in Political Science, Political Science-Pre-law, and Global Studies. All SHU students are also required to take course work in the Social Sciences as part of the Liberal Arts curriculum, and the desired candidate will teach across the Liberal Arts.

Requirements for the position include:

  • Ph.D. in Political Science, Politics, Government, or Pre-Law/Legal Studies at time of appointment 
  • Ability to teach a range of courses in the discipline, including Introduction to Political Science, Political Theory, American National Government, and Topics in American Politics. 
  • Evidence of effective teaching and commitment to continued professional development
  • Ability to work collegially with other faculty members and staff in the School of Humanities and across the University
  • Willingness and ability to recruit and advise undergraduate majors in Political Science, Global Studies, and Political Science Pre-Law
  • Affirmation of the mission and identity of Seton Hill University, a Catholic Liberal Arts institution in the tradition of Elizabeth Ann Seton and committed to Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion

Preferred qualifications include: 

  • Background or teaching experience in Pre-law/legal studies
  • Interest in contributing to Seton Hill’s liberal arts curriculum, with potential to connect across interdisciplinary areas (including for example Diversity, Equity, & Social Justice, Environment & Sustainability, Gender and Women Studies, and/or Genocide & Holocaust Studies)
  • Demonstrated research trajectory, with opportunities for faculty/student collaboration and/or public facing research

Chartered in 1918, Seton Hill University is a leading Catholic coeducational liberal arts university founded by the Sisters of Charity and embracing students of all faiths. Located in southwestern Pennsylvania’s Laurel Highlands (yet only 35 miles from Pittsburgh), Seton Hill educates its more than 2000 students to “think and act critically, creatively and ethically as productive members of society committed to transforming the world. Visit us at www.setonhill.edu.

Send letter of interest, curriculum vitae, official transcripts, scholarship sample, statement of teaching philosophy, diversity statement, and three letters of reference to humanitiessearch@setonhill.edu: Attn: Dean Debra Faszer-McMahon c/o Jessica Lohr (jlohr@setonhill.edu) Seton Hill University, 1 Seton Hill Drive, Greensburg, PA 15601. A review of applications will begin October 24, 2022, and continue until the position is filled.


Dance Instructor, Seton Hill University Dance Academy 

Posted: July 18, 2022

Seton Hill University Dance Academy (Greensburg, PA) is hiring a dynamic dance instructor to join their amazing team. SHU Dance Academy instructors approach students with care and commitment to train with excellence, creating a safe, positive and productive environment for everyone. A dance or dance-related degree with pedagogy training and/or experience is preferred in two or more of the following dance styles: ballet, jazz, tap, hip-hop, contemporary, musical theatre, and competitive team.  Send cover letter and resume or CV to Michelle Walters, Director of Community Relations for the School of VPA at walters@setonhill.edu


Tenure Track Full-Time Faculty Position in Management

Posted: October 3, 2022

The School of Business at Seton Hill University invites qualified candidates to apply for a tenure track full-time faculty position in Management to begin August 2023. The ideal candidate will have an earned doctorate (PhD/DBA) or ABD (completed by August 2023) in Management with an emphasis or experience in supply chain management.  Salary and academic rank will be commensurate with experience and qualifications.

We are looking for a candidate with a passion for teaching that prepares students for future careers in management, operations, and consulting.  Teaching assignments include in-class and on-line courses in management, project management, supply chain management, and operations management at the graduate and undergraduate level. The candidate will be expected to participate in professional and program development, advising, outcomes assessment, scholarship and service activities for the university, community, and profession. 

Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Teaching a full range of management courses to include supply chain management 
  • Preparing and maintaining programs for continuous professional development and enhancement of industry relations, including current and potential internship sites.
  • Assessing and improving student learning.
  • Contributing to curriculum planning and development.
  • Managing and /or assisting with special projects, recruitment initiatives, and campus events including, but not limited to orientation programs, open houses, and community service activities.
  • Active participation with school and college committees

Qualifications:

Minimum:

  • A Masters in Business Administration with a focus on supply chain management. 
  • A background of professional experience that demonstrates the ability to successfully work and advance in a commercial environment at a supervisory or managerial level.
  • Digital literacy in ERP, software, and internet applications related to the field of specialization.
  • A demonstrated ability to disseminate information to a diverse group in an engaging, experiential manner.
  • A record of success in a team environment.

Preferred:

Preference will be given to candidates with:

  • PhD in a related field.
  • Post-secondary teaching experience, including the use of computer applications for classroom instruction.

Send a letter of application, curriculum vitae, official transcripts for all undergraduate and graduate course work, a statement of teaching philosophy, statement of research program or work experience, and 3 current letters of reference to Bernadette Mendish, Administrative Assistant, School of Business, Seton Hill University, at Box 223F, Greensburg PA15601-1599 or via email at mendish@setonhill.edu.

Deadline for the applications is November 1, 2022.

Seton Hill University is a Catholic, liberal arts university with undergraduate and graduate programs. Chartered in 1918, Seton Hill University is a leading Catholic coeducational liberal arts university founded by the Sisters of Charity and embracing students of all faiths. Located in southwestern Pennsylvania’s Laurel Highlands (yet only 35 miles from Pittsburgh), Seton Hill educates its more than 2000 students to “think and act critically, creatively and ethically as productive members of society committed to transforming the world.”