The Catholic University of America

 

School/Department

Title

School of Arts & Sciences
Department of Biology
Assistant
Tenure Track
School of Arts & Sciences
Department of Biology
Clinical Assistant
School of Arts & Sciences
Department of Chemistry
Clinical Assistant
School of Arts & Sciences
Department of English
Assistant
Tenure Track
School of Arts & Sciences
Department of Mathematics
Clinical Instructor or
Clinical Assistant
School of Arts & Sciences
Department of Mathematics
Visiting Assistant
School of Arts & Sciences
Department of Psychology
Visiting Assistant
School of Business & Economics Assistant
Tenure Track
School of Nursing Associate
Tenure Track
School of Nursing Clinical Assistant
School of Philosophy
Fr. Kurt Pritzl Chair
Ordinary
Tenured
National Catholic School of Social Service Clinical Assistant (two vacancies)

 

Assistant Professor - Tenure Track
School of Arts & Sciences - Department of Biology
The Department of Biology has a tenure-track opening at the level of ASSISTANT PROFESSOR in the areas including, but not limited to neurobiology, cancer biology or immunology, with particular emphasis on integrating basic research and translational research to solve problems in fields such as infectious disease, biotechnology or clinical medicine. Applications are sought from candidates using multifaceted mechanistic approaches to study an important problem. The successful candidate will join a collegial research-oriented department that offers undergraduate and graduate (M.S. and Ph.D.) programs. The new faculty member is expected to pursue an extramurally-funded research program and teach cell biology and develop specialty courses for graduate students. Information about the Department and faculty research interests can be found at: http://biology.cua.edu.
 
Please email or mail CV, statement of research and teaching interests, and three letters of reference to: Dr. Pamela Tuma (tuma@cua.edu), Department of Biology, 103 McCort Ward Bldg, The Catholic University of America, 620 Michigan Avenue NE, Washington, DC 20064. Applications will be reviewed as they are received but should be submitted by November 30, 2014.
 
CUA is an Affirmative Action, Equal Opportunity employer. The Catholic University of America was founded in the name of the Catholic Church and maintains a unique relationship with it. The University's operations, policies and activities reflect this foundation and relationship and are conducted in accordance with its stated mission. Regardless of their religious or denominational affiliation, all employees are expected to respect and support the University's mission in the fulfillment of their responsibilities and obligations appropriate to their appointment.
 
Clinical Assistant Professor
School of Arts & Sciences - Department of Biology
The Biology Department has an opening for the Director of its M.S. and Ph.D. Programs in Clinical Laboratory Science. The successful candidate will develop and teach undergraduate and graduate courses, establish collaborations with hospitals/research institutions, and advise and recruit students. Candidates are encouraged but not required to maintain a research program in clinical laboratory science. This is a non-tenure track faculty position primarily aimed at continuing and expanding the development of the current programs. We seek candidates with a Ph.D. degree who are innovative and have a broad-based knowledge of clinical laboratory science and a strong track record of research accomplishments.
 
Please mail or email CV, statement of career interests, and three letters of reference to Dr. Ekaterina Nestorovich (nestorovich@cua.edu), Department of Biology, G5 McCort Ward Bldg, The Catholic University of America, 620 Michigan Ave NE, Washington, DC 20064. Applications will be reviewed as they are received but should be submitted by November 30, 2014.
 
CUA is an Affirmative Action, Equal Opportunity employer. The Catholic University of America was founded in the name of the Catholic Church and maintains a unique relationship with it. The University's operations, policies and activities reflect this foundation and relationship and are conducted in accordance with its stated mission. Regardless of their religious or denominational affiliation, all employees are expected to respect and support the University's mission in the fulfillment of their responsibilities and obligations appropriate to their appointment.
 
Clinical Assistant Professor
School of Arts & Sciences - Department of Chemistry
The Department of Chemistry at the Catholic University of America in Washington, DC, is seeking a full- time Clinical Assistant Professor for a one year appointment beginning in August 2015. The successful candidate will have a PhD degree in Chemistry or be in the final stages of dissertation writing, prior teaching experience, knowledge of laboratory safety practices, and the ability to work collaboratively with other department members to fulfill our teaching mission.  Duties will include coordinating and instructing a multi-sectioned/multi-day general chemistry or organic chemistry laboratory course, supervision of teaching assistants, and teaching of a lecture course, depending on departmental needs.  In addition to the above teaching responsibilities, the candidate will be asked to work with other department members on specific tasks. This could include development/participation in teaching other existing courses, curriculum development, advising students, recruitment efforts, web development and/or outreach activities.
 
Please submit a CV, transcripts, documentation of prior teaching experience, statement of teaching philosophy, and three letters of recommendation to: Dr. Greg Brewer, Department of Chemistry, Catholic University of America, 620 Michigan Av NE, Washington DC 20064 or brewer@cua.edu.
 
CUA is an Affirmative Action, Equal Opportunity employer. The Catholic University of America was founded in the name of the Catholic Church and maintains a unique relationship with it. The University’s operations, policies and activities reflect this foundation and relationship and are conducted in accordance with its stated mission. Regardless of their religious or denominational affiliation, all employees are expected to respect and support the University’s mission in the fulfillment of their responsibilities and obligations appropriate to their appointment.
 
Assistant Professor - Tenure Track
School of Arts & Sciences - Department of English
The Department of English at The Catholic University of America in Washington, D.C. seeks to make an appointment at the assistant professor level for a scholar of high and late medieval English literature, preferably with expertise in a second research field and interest in interdisciplinary studies. The department specializes in literary history and aesthetics, and is interested in candidates whose research is deeply invested in these approaches. The appointee is expected to contribute to the work of the English Department as well as of the Center for Medieval and Byzantine Studies. Ph.D. expected at time of appointment. Information about the departments and their programs is available at http://english.cua.edu/ and http://mbs.cua.edu. Send letter of application, C.V., three letters of reference, and chapter length writing sample via InterfolioByCommittee. Review of applications will begin on January 15, 2015. For inquiries about the search, contact Ernest Suarez, Chair of English, at suarez@cua.edu.
 
The Catholic University of America is the national university of the Catholic Church and was founded as a center of research and scholarship. We seek candidates who, regardless of their religious affiliation, understand and will make a significant contribution to the university’s mission and goals. CUA is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer.
 
Clinical Instructor or Clinical Assistant Professor
School of Arts & Sciences - Department of Mathematics
The Department of Mathematics at The Catholic University of America in Washington, DC, invites applications for a position at the rank of Clinical Instructor or Clinical Assistant Professor starting August 2015. Applicants must have a Master’s degree (Clinical Instructor) or a PhD (Clinical Assistant Professor) in Mathematics or Statistics and at least two years teaching experience. A clinical appointment is full-time and benefits-eligible; the initial appointment is for two years and renewable. The ideal candidate for this position will bring enthusiasm and proven teaching excellence to contribute to current department efforts to provide innovative instruction in undergraduate Math instruction. Candidates will be expected to teach four courses per semester, including probability and statistics for social sciences, pre-calculus, mathematics for liberal arts, and calculus. Instructors will be expected to hold regular office hours and contribute to some departmental service.
 
Applicants should submit a letter of application, a curriculum vitaeand names and email addresses of two or more references (who can address teaching) to: Chair, Department of Mathematics, The Catholic University of America, 207 McMahon Hall, 620 Michigan Avenue N.E., Washington D.C. 20064 or Bhutani@cua.edu.  The department will begin reviewing applications immediately and continue until an appointment is made.
 
CUA is an Affirmative Action, Equal Opportunity employer.  The Catholic University of America was founded in the name of the Catholic Church and maintains a unique relationship with it.  The University’s operations, policies and activities reflect this foundation and relationship and are conducted in accordance with its stated mission. Regardless of their religious or denominational affiliation, all employees are expected to respect and support the University’s mission in the fulfillment of their responsibilities and obligations appropriate to their appointment.
 
Visiting Assistant Professor
School of Arts & Sciences - Department of Mathematics
The Department of Mathematics at The Catholic University of America in Washington, DC, invites applications for a 1-year Visiting Assistant Professor position starting August 2015. Applicants must have a PhD in Mathematics or Statistics and teaching experience. This is a full-time and benefits-eligible position; the initial appointment is for one year. The ideal candidate for this position will bring enthusiasm and teaching excellence to contribute to current department efforts to provide innovative approaches in undergraduate Math instruction. The teaching load will be 3 courses per semester along with regular office hours. Applicants should have potential to engage students in undergraduate research and are expected to contribute to departmental service.
 
Please email your cover letter, curriculum vitae, teaching statement, research statement, and names and email addresses of three references (at least one who can address teaching to): CUA-MATHHIRE@cua.edu
 
The department will begin reviewing applications immediately and continue until an appointment is made.
 
 CUA is an Affirmative Action, Equal Opportunity employer. The Catholic University of America was founded in the name of the Catholic Church and maintains a unique relationship with it. The University’s operations, policies and activities reflect this foundation and relationship and are conducted in accordance with its stated mission. Regardless of their religious or denominational affiliation, all employees are expected to respect and support the University’s mission in the fulfillment of their responsibilities and obligations appropriate to their appointment.
 
Visiting Assistant Professor
School of Arts & Sciences - Department of Psychology
The Catholic University of America, Department of Psychology invites applications for a Visiting Assistant Professor in Developmental Psychology for the 2015-2016 academic year. Applicants should be committed to excellence in research, teaching and mentorship. Preference will be given to those who can contribute to our concentration in children, families, and cultures or who complement other existing strengths in the department, including health sciences and/or developmental neuroscience.
 
The Psychology Department has BA, MA, and PhD programs. Doctoral programs include Human Development, Applied Experimental Psychology, and an APA-accredited program in Clinical Psychology. Thirteen full-time faculty have active research programs in a range of areas that attract substantial external funding and involve national and international collaborations. Catholic University is located on a 250-acre, park-like campus in northeast Washington convenient to neighboring medical centers, universities and laboratories including the NIH. Additional information may be found on our web site (http://psychology.cua.edu).
 
To apply, submit a curriculum vitae, evidence of teaching effectiveness, and three letters of recommendation to CUA-DevPsy@cua.edu. Review of files will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.
 
The Catholic University of America was founded in the name of the Catholic Church as a national university and center of research and scholarship. Regardless of their religious affiliation, all faculty are expected to respect and embrace the University’s mission. The Catholic University of America is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and applications from women and minorities are strongly encouraged.
 
Assistant Professor - Tenure Track
School of Business & Economics
The School of Business & Economics at The Catholic University of America seeks a tenure track Assistant Professor in Accounting beginning Fall 2015. CPA and PhD in Accounting preferred. The successful candidate will teach in our undergraduate and Master of Science in Accounting (http://msa.cua.edu/) programs and will be expected to publish scholarly research in accounting. The School of Business & Economics has a particular interest in integrating the Catholic intellectual tradition into its courses; candidates familiar with this tradition are especially invited to apply, and should describe their level of familiarity and interest in this area in their cover letter. 
 
The Catholic University of America was founded in the name of the Catholic Church as a national university and center of research and scholarship. Regardless of their religious affiliation, all faculty are expected to respect and support the university’s mission. CUA is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer, EOE/AA/V/D/M/F. Interested applicants should mail or e-mail their resume, teaching evaluations (if any), and three letters of recommendation to: Prof. Bill Kirst, Director of Accounting Programs, The Catholic University of America; Washington, DC 20064 (kirst@cua.edu).   Applications should be received by April 1 to receive fullest consideration.
 
 
Associate Professor - Tenure Track
School of Nursing
The Catholic University of America (CUA), School of Nursing (SON) invites applications for a full-time, 8.5-month, benefits-eligible tenured/tenure-track Associate Professor position.The faculty member will engage in active research and scholarship in their area of concentration, classroom instruction at the graduate/doctoral level and professional, school, and university service. The faculty will be expected to: 1.Teach at the graduate/doctoral level; 2. Advise and guide student projects and research; 3. Guide and mentor junior faculty particularly with scholarship by facilitating research and publications; 4. Maintain a program of research; 5. Facilitate interdisciplinary collaboration among university and external researchers; and 6. Serve as Chair and member of SON committees and as SON liaison on university committees.
 
Minimum Qualifications: Earned research doctorate (PhD or equivalent), experience in teaching at the graduate level, professional experience commensurate with the rank of associate professor, academic administrative experience, leadership and management ability, record of scholarly achievement including funded research, excellent communication skills, proven ability to mentor junior faculty, and demonstrated ability to function effectively in large, complex organization and to work collaboratively and productively with individuals and groups.
 
The SON is CCNE accredited and has over 750 students enrolled in BSN, MSN, DNP, and PhD programs. Our MSN, DNP, and PhD programs are also offered on-line. Moreover, The Catholic University of America boasts a beautiful campus in the heart of Washington DC, the nation’s capital, a center of health care, higher education, culture, and history.
 
How to Apply: Interested applicants should e-mail a letter of application, a curriculum vitae and two letters of recommendation to Dr. Petra Goodman, Chair of the Search Committee, School of Nursing, at goodmanp@cua.edu. The school will begin reviewing applications immediately and continue until an appointment is made.
 
CUA is an Affirmative Action, Equal Opportunity employer. The Catholic University of America was founded in the name of the Catholic Church and maintains a unique relationship with it. The University’s operations, policies and activities reflect this foundation and relationship and are conducted in accordance with its stated mission. Regardless of their religious or denominational affiliation, all employees are expected to respect and support the University’s mission in the fulfillment of their responsibilities and obligations appropriate to their appointment. To inquire about the University’s affirmative action policies, please contact Director, Employee Relations, 170 Leahy Hall, 620 Michigan Avenue, Washington, D.C. 20064, tel. (202) 319-6594.
 
Clinical Assistant Professor
School of Nursing
The Catholic University of America (CUA), School of Nursing (SON) invites applications for a full-time, 8.5-month, benefits-eligible Clinical Assistant Professor position. As faculty, the individual will provide classroom and clinical instruction in the nurse practitioner programs and participate in professional, school, and university service. As a clinical coordinator, the faculty member will collaborate with faculty in identifying contractual needs, maintaining accurate contract files, and negotiating clinical contracts with all types of health care agencies for on-campus and on-line students.
 
Minimum Qualifications: National certification as a family nurse practitioner (FNP) with more than one year of clinical experience, MSN required but doctorate degree (PhD or DNP) preferred, eligible for state licensure, experience in teaching in nurse practitioner programs, professional experience commensurate with the rank of assistant professor, academic administrative experience, leadership and management ability, excellent communication skills, and demonstrated ability to function effectively in large, complex organization and to work collaboratively and productively with individuals and groups.
 
The SON is CCNE accredited and has over 750 students enrolled in BSN, MSN, DNP, and PhD programs. Our MSN, DNP, and PhD programs are also offered on-line. Moreover, the Catholic University of America boasts a beautiful campus in the heart of Washington DC, the nation’s capital, a center of health care, higher education, culture, and history.
 
How to Apply: Interested applicants should e-mail a letter of application, a curriculum vitae and two letters of recommendation to Dr. Petra Goodman, Chair of the Search Committee, School of Nursing, at goodmanp@cua.edu. The school will begin reviewing applications immediately and continue until an appointment is made.
 
CUA is an Affirmative Action, Equal Opportunity employer. The Catholic University of America was founded in the name of the Catholic Church and maintains a unique relationship with it. The University’s operations, policies and activities reflect this foundation and relationship and are conducted in accordance with its stated mission. Regardless of their religious or denominational affiliation, all employees are expected to respect and support the University’s mission in the fulfillment of their responsibilities and obligations appropriate to their appointment. To inquire about the University’s affirmative action policies, please contact Director, Employee Relations, 170 Leahy Hall, 620 Michigan Avenue, Washington, D.C. 20064, tel. (202) 319-6594.
 
Ordinary Professor - Tenured
School of Philosophy - Father Kurt Pritzl Chair
The School of Philosophy is seeking applications from, or nominations of, qualified candidates for its Father Kurt Pritzl Chair in Philosophy. 
 
Area of Specialization is open. Candidates should be outstanding within their fields and qualify at the rank of Ordinary (Full) Professor. 
 
CUA was founded in the name of the Catholic Church as a national university and a center of research and scholarship, and the School, which is canonically established as an Ecclesiastical Faculty, seeks candidates who will make a significant contribution to its distinctive mission and goals (http://www.cua.edu/about-cua/mission-statement.cfm). AAE/EO. Salary competitive. Direct inquiries to John C. McCarthy, Dean, School of Philosophy, The Catholic University of America, Washington, DC 20064 or CUA-DEANPHIL@cua.edu .
 
Clinical Assistant Professor (two positions)
National Catholic School of Social Service
 
The Catholic University of America’s National Catholic School of Social Service (NCSSS) seeks to employ two (2) Clinical Assistant Professors of Social Work (non-tenure) with expertise in advanced direct practice in social work. 
 
As a fully Catholic school of social work, the mission of which is derived directly from that of The Catholic University of America, NCSSS seeks to educate students from diverse faiths and cultures who embody the Catholic values of social justice, service, and scholarship. The mission of NCSSS is grounded in the tenets of Catholic Social Teaching and in Catholic Intellectual Tradition. The school is fully accredited by the Council on Social Work Education and offers degrees in social work at the Bachelor, Master, and Doctoral levels.
 
Essential Duties: Within the Catholic intellectual tradition, teach course work at the Master of Social Work level in clinical social work, social policy, human behavior in the social environment, research methods, and human diversity; participate in the development of the school, its academic programs, and coursework through contributions to various committees within the school; advise and guide students through academic and professional advising.
 
Qualifications: Hold an MSW degree from a CSWE-accredited program; possess clinical license of social work or equivalent; demonstrate record of excellence in teaching.
 
Mission Statement: Applicants need to familiarize themselves with the mission of The Catholic University of America (http://www.cua.edu/about-cua/mission-statement.cfm) Any candidate who is considered for employment must submit a statement describing a clear commitment to the values of the university as identified in the university’s mission.
 
The Catholic University of America is the national university of the Catholic Church (a pontifical university) and was founded as a center of research and scholarship. We seek candidates who, regardless of their religious affiliation, understand and will make a significant contribution to the university’s mission and goals.
 
Interested applicants should submit a CUA Application for Employment, Letter of Interest, Curriculum vitae, and contact information for three professional references to Dean Will C. Rainford, The Catholic University of America’s National Catholic School of Social Service, 620 Michigan Ave NE, Washington, DC 20064. Materials may also be submitted electronically to Rainford@cua.edu Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until April 30, 2015. 

CUA is an Affirmative Action, Equal Opportunity employer. The Catholic University of America was founded in the name of the Catholic Church and maintains a unique relationship with it. The University’s operations, policies and activities reflect this foundation and relationship and are conducted in accordance with its stated mission. Regardless of their religious or denominational affiliation, all employees are expected to respect and support the University’s mission in the fulfillment of their responsibilities and obligations appropriate to their appointment. To inquire about the University’s affirmative action policies, please contact Director, Employee Relations, 170 Leahy Hall, 620 Michigan Avenue, Washington, D.C. 20064, tel. (202) 319-6594.