Half-Time Instructor, Physical Education and Sports Pedagogy
The School of Education at Manhattanville College is seeking a Half-Time Instructor in Physical Education and Sports Pedagogy.
Teach two courses each year, which includes student teaching seminar and supervision of student teachers
Help students succeed with edTPA
Conduct the annual fall and spring student teaching meetings
Assist the program director with a variety of administrative responsibilities (e.g., ordering and maintaining materials and equipment, planning physical education events, updating student files, and representing the college at regional and statewide meetings and events)
Master’s degree in the area of physical education or related field
Previous experience supervising student teachers a plus
The Department of Sociology and Anthropology at Manhattanville College seeks an adjunct instructor to teach one section of Cultural Anthropology for the Spring 2020 Semester (January 21-May 15). The class will meet twice a week, dates and times to be determined. The successful candidate must hold at least a Master’s degree in Anthropology or show strong teaching experience in a related discipline.
Anthropology is a holistic approach to the study of humankind. By examining different cultural systems around the globe, anthropologists endeavor to understand how people make sense of the world in which they live, their beliefs and practices. This class will introduce students to the basic concepts, theories and methodologies of anthropology. Topics to be studied include: the concept of culture, marriage and kinship, linguistics, exchange patterns, ethnography, and rituals.
Instructor for Principles of Genetics Lectures and Laboratories
Manhattanville College is seeking a part-time instructor to teach Principles of Genetics Lectures and Laboratories for the Spring 2020 semester (January 22 – May 14). Must have Ph.D., post-docs, or experienced academicians with a strong background in a related discipline (e.g.- molecular biology)
Course Description: Bio2003/3003: This course is designed to provide the student with a qualitiative introduction to the field of genetics. This one semester course will focus on the basic principles of genetics, such as the role of DNA and RNA in gene expression and protein synthesis, Mendelian genetics, the role of genetics in animal development, and population and evolutionary genetics. To engage students, lecture material will be reinforced through practical applications within the laboratory setting. The lectures and laboratory assignments will leave the student with an operational knowledge of modern day genetics and an ability to communicate the material in a scientific manner.
The Center for Design Thinking at Manhattanville College seeks an adjunct instructor to teach a business applications of design thinking course. The successful candidate must holda minimum of a Master’s degree in a relevant field and relevant work experience. Teaching experience preferred.
The instructor should be able to teach design thinking processes with a focus on the practice of specific methods, use of design research tools, and the development of design thinking mindsets. The course will entail the examination of design case studies in a variety of business contexts as well as the application of design thinking within the students’ work contexts.
The School of Professional Studies (SPS) is seeking engaging, experienced business professionals to teach various business classes for our graduate degree programs, with an immediate need for:
MFIN 5710 Global Investments
In recent years international financial markets have become more closely integrated, with cross-border capital flows reaching $4.4 trillion by the end of 2010. In particular, the sovereign debt markets have exploded, with government borrowing rising rapidly during the ongoing credit crisis. International financial markets present unique challenges to investors, offering a wider variety of opportunities along with an additional set of risks relative to domestic markets. Successful global investing requires an in-depth understanding of the types of products that are traded, how international investing can increase diversification benefits, how international investors are exposed to foreign exchange and sovereign risk and other factors unique to the international markets. The course covers each of these topics in detail along with a discussion of hedging strategies, including extensive coverage of foreign exchange derivatives.
Additional teaching opportunities are available in the following content areas:
Human Resource Management
Marketing Communication Management
Finance classes are taught on weekday evenings, one evening per week. Other content areas are taught in the evenings or weekends. A minimum of a Master’s degree in the field of study or a related discipline is required.
The Department of Biology at Manhattanville College is looking for an instructor to teach Biostatistics to upper level science majors for Fall 2019. This course will cover quantitative methods used in biological investigation. Students will learn how statistics are used in biology, and, how data are collected, summarized, and analyzed. Topics will include an introduction to descriptive statistics, basic probability, and differences between parametric and non-parametric tests. Various statistical methods will be covered, including ANOVA, regression analysis, correlation coefficients, as well as Chi-square and frequency distributions. The analysis of datasets will also be an important part of the course.
Manhattanville College is an independent, coeducational, liberal arts college with a nationally and internationally diverse student body of approximately 1,500 undergraduates and 900 graduate students, located 28 miles north of New York City on 100 acres. Building on its heritage of social justice and social activism, the College prepares students through rigorous academic and co-curricular programs, for ethical and socially-responsible leadership in a global community. We achieve this through integrated learning that combines classroom rigor with experiential opportunities, leadership with service, intimate attention with global reach, progressive change with enduring values, social commitment with ethical responsibility, and diversity with community. The College is committed to increasing the diversity of its faculty. We are committed to hiring qualified and diverse candidates and creating a community that is welcoming to all people, and made up of a diverse group of people.
Applicants should hold a Ph.D. in biology or a related field, and be able to demonstrate teaching experience with undergraduates. For consideration, send cover letter and CV to email@example.com. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.
Field Supervisor for Students/Supervised Teachers
The School of Education at Manhattanville College is seeking part time field supervisors to work with student/supervised teachers. Field Supervisors visit student/supervised teachers at their schools during the day to observe lessons, and teach a weekly seminar either at the college or a remote location. Observations may be done in Westchester County, Putnam County, Rockland County, the Bronx, Manhattan, Connecticut, or other locations as needed. Prospective candidates are needed with teacher certification and experience in the following areas:
Childhood Education (1 – 6)
Special Education (B – 2, 1 – 6, 7 – 12)
Early Childhood Education (B – 2)
Math (5 – 9, 7 – 12)
Science (5 – 9, 7 – 12)
Social Studies (5 – 9, 7 – 12) ELA (5 – 9, 7 – 12)
World Languages (7 – 12)
Teaching a weekly seminar to a small group of student/supervised teachers.
Visiting schools during the day and completing observations of student/supervised teachers.
Assisting student/supervised teachers, as appropriate, with the completion of edTPA portfolios.
For consideration, send cover letter; curriculum vitae; and the names and contact information of three references to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Sport Business Management Adjunct Instructor
Department: School of Graduate and Professional Studies
Manhattanville College is engaged in a search for adjunct faculty to teach in its M.S. degree in Sport Business Management. The curriculum covers the full range of sports management topics with emphasis on the business side of the industry.
We are seeking faculty for the following courses:
MSBM 5011 Entrepreneurship
MSBM 5012 Strategic Negotiations
MSBM 5013 Creativity & Critical Thinking In Organizations
MSBM 5014 Leading Change
MSBM 5015 Project Management
MSBM 5016 Information Technology Management
MSBM 5017 Communications & Effective Leadership
Candidates should have academic or business experience in sports management and at least a Master's degree.