College of Education, Department of Early Childhood
Early Childhood Education -
to teach undergraduate Early
Childhood Education courses in-person at the Union campus. Areas of
study to teach include Child Development, Content Areas in the
Early Childhood Curriculum, Developmentally Appropriate Practices
(DAP), Assessment, Family-Teacher Partnerships and Professionalism.
Courses may include a Clinical Experience component which requires
school visits. Candidates with both morning and evening
availability preferred. Knowledge of NAEYC Professional Standards
and Competencies and New Jersey standards are required.
Please note that our adjunct faculty positions are filled on an
as-needed basis. Qualified candidates may be contacted if and when
there is an available opening or possible future opening.
All adjunct positions require a master’s degree in a related field
and teaching experience unless otherwise indicated; candidates with
an ABD, Ed.D., Ph.D. or other acceptable disciplinary doctorate are
encouraged to apply. Proficiency in a Learning Management System is
required, consistent with University guidelines.
Please submit a cover letter (indicating availability for days,
evenings or weekends and preferred campus location), resume and
contact information for three professional references
of applications will begin immediately and be on-going. Official
transcripts are required before appointment.
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Student Assistants, Graduate Assistants, Academic Specialists and
Adjuncts): Please apply via the internal career site to ensure
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Kean University complies with the New Jersey First Act (Senate Bill No. 1730, P.L.
2011, Chapter 70). Any individual newly hired by Kean University
will be required to abide by this law and establish a principal
residence in New Jersey. New employees will have a full 365 days to
establish such residence, from the effective date of
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you have a disability and would like to request an accommodation in
order to apply for a position, please refer to Section III.A. of
our Reasonable Accommodations Policy &
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