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Employment Opportunities

The first Catholic college for women in New York State, The College of New Rochelle was founded in 1904 by the Ursuline Order. Today, it comprises the School of Arts & Sciences, the School of New Resources (for adult learners), the School of Nursing & Healthcare Professions, and the Graduate School.

We welcome applicants from all backgrounds who can contribute to our unique educational mission. The College of New Rochelle is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, gender, color, religion, national origin, age, or disability.

The Main Campus of the College is located on a beautiful suburban campus 16 miles north of midtown Manhattan and easily accessible by public transportation. The College maintains four other campus locations in New York City.

INSTITUTIONAL

Systems and Reference Librarian

The Systems/Reference Librarian will report directly to the Dean of The College of New Rochelle Mother Irene Gill Memorial Library.  H/She will be responsible for research and recommendation, implementation, and evaluation of current and future library systems.   H/She will provide technical expertise and support, administration, management, and training on library technologies to ensure seamless access to library services and resources, participate and/or chair relevant library and college-wide committees, participate in reference and research program, and participate in the development, approval, review, revision, establishment and promotion of library information literacy programs. 

 

Systems Responsibilities

  1. Research, implement, maintain, assess and evaluate for current and future library systems.
  2. Provide training, guidance and support on current and future library systems to staff, faculty, and students.
  3. Provide first-line support on all library systems and collaborate with library vendors to ensure smooth operation of all library systems.
  4. Administer, maintain, and support all modules of the Library' Integrated Library System: III Millennium, and Discovery Platform. 
  5. Liaison with Campus departments to ensure smooth operation of library systems, software, servers, and modules.
  6. Manage the Library's Web presence using Springshare Libguides (all modules) and other Library web and file servers
  7. Select, install, troubleshoot, and manage library systems' server and client software (ILLiad, EZ Proxy, E-Resources, OCLC hosted and LDAP interface).
  8. Implementation and maintenance of Ebscohost's EDS Platform.
  9. Management and administration of OCLC ILLiad, automated Interlibrary Loan system including ILLiad's Staff Manager, Configuration Manager, and ILLiad Client Version 8.
  10. Familiarity with Canvas Learning Management System and ability to create and share course templates for Information Literacy programs, classes, courses.
  11. Administration and participation in OCLC Questionpoint Ask Us 24/7 Chat system.
  12. Coordinate and manage online automated information literacy modules such as Credo’s or Proquest information literacy modules.
  13. Be aware of library technology best practices in order to lead the library in future decision making.

Reference Responsibilities

  1. Create, develop, provide and evaluate reference service using print and electronic information sources to users in person and remotely.
  2. Serve as liaison to one of the schools of the College to establish cooperative efforts and one-on-one communication with faculty
  3. Create, develop, provide and evaluate training and instruction to students, faculty and staff in the effective use of electronic and print information resources using the library’s technology
  4. Promote library services to the College community including meeting with faculty to develop and refine library-based assignments, create and give presentations, and develop and provide orientations
  5. Participate actively in activities such as developing tutorials and online publications; provide individual appointments for library research via in person and remotely; perform collection development tasks; evaluate and make recommendations concerning the selection and implementation of new technologies to enhance reference services and library instruction.

 

Required Qualifications

  • A Master of Science in Library Science from an ALA accredited program
  • Evidence of ability to articulate a systems perspective for a multi-library campus and effectively implement a collaboratively developed vision for search, discovery, and delivery of services
  • Demonstrated understanding of client/server environment and experience with software applications needed to administer application environments (i.e. Microsoft Windows Server, UNIX/Linux, Oracle/SQL Server, XML, etc.
  • Ability to work both independently and as a team member, and through Committee work.
  • Analytical, and problem solving skills.
  • Proficiency with one or more scripting languages and coding HTML/CSS (advanced programming skills desired).
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Academic library experience managing systems

Preferred Qualifications

  • At least two years of experience supporting library systems and electronic resources
  • At least two years of experience working and supporting and/or migrating to an integrated library system in an academic library setting is preferred.
  • Knowledge of and experience working with and supporting library specific software, e.g. OCLC , OCLC Discovery Services, ILLIAD, Library specific software and hardware.
  • Web site management; familiarity with Springshare and Web platforms.
  • Experience in managing, implementing or integrating discovery platforms.
  • Familiarity with EZProxy and LDAP authentication services.
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Excel and Access.

To apply, please send one PDF attachment that includes letter of interest (addressed to Dean Ana E. Fontoura), C.V., and the contact information for three references who can speak to your professional qualifications, to:

Ms. Brunie Lopez
Secretary to the Dean, Gill Library
The College of New Rochelle
29 Castle Place
New Rochelle, New York  10805-2339
Email: blopez@cnr.edu

 

Electronic submissions only.  This position is subject to successful completion of background check.

Assistant Coach Men's Basketball

The assistant coach is a key member of the College’s intercollegiate athletics staff, and he or she will be responsible for covering the duties that are administered by the head coach for the men’s basketball team.  Duties include but are not limited to: recruitment of qualified student-athletes, practice and performance preparation, monitoring of student-athletes’ athletic and academic development, and rules compliance. Person must be willing to work nights and weekends.

 

The assistant men’s basketball coach must conduct him/herself in accordance with the mission of the Athletics Department and the CNR Athletic Code of Conduct, as well as the constitution and by-laws of the NCAA and member conferences/associations.

 

Please contact Head Men’s Basketball Coach, Daniel Nigro, at dnigro@cnr.edu or Interim Athletic Director, Alyssa Kaufman, at akaufman@cnr.edu or (914) 654-5806 if you are interested in the open position.

Head Junior Varsity Basketball and Second Varsity Assistant Coach

The head junior varsity basketball coach and second varsity coach assistant is a key member of the College’s intercollegiate athletics staff, and he or she will be responsible for covering the duties that are administered by the head coach for the men’s basketball team. Duties include but are not limited to: recruitment of qualified student-athletes, practice and performance preparation, monitoring of student-athletes’ athletic and academic development, and rules compliance. Person must be willing to work nights and weekends.

 

The head junior varsity basketball and second varsity assistant coach must conduct him/herself in accordance with the mission of the Athletics department and the CNR Athletic Code of Conduct, as well as the constitution and by-laws of the NCAA and member conferences/associations.

 

Please contact Head Men’s Basketball Coach, Daniel Nigro, at dnigro@cnr.edu or Interim Athletic Director, Alyssa Kaufman, at akaufman@cnr.edu or (914) 654-5806 if you are interested in the open position.

Head Coach Men's Cross Country

The head coach is a key member of the College’s intercollegiate athletics staff, and he or she will be responsible for administering all aspects of the men’s cross country team.  Duties include but are not limited to: recruitment of qualified student-athletes, practice and performance preparation, monitoring of student-athletes’ athletic and academic development, and rules compliance. Person must be willing to work nights and weekends.

 

The head men’s cross country coach must conduct him/herself in accordance with the mission of the Athletics department and the CNR Athletic Code of Conduct, as well as the constitution and by-laws of the NCAA and member conferences/associations.

 

Please contact Interim Athletic Director, Alyssa Kaufman, at akaufman@cnr.edu or (914) 654-5806 if you are interested in the open position.

Social Media Manager

The College of New Rochelle seeks an innovative and experienced content creator and strategist to advance the College’s brand identity, enhance its reputation, and increase online engagement with both internal and external audiences through the use of social media.  The social media manager will develop and lead the College’s social media strategy, content, and channels, while tracking analytics and keeping abreast of current social media trends and platform changes.

In addition to implementing the social media calendar, the social media manager will respond to the day’s immediate demands, including direct engagement with constituents and regular moderation of social media channels. As this is not meant to be a desk job, the social media manager will network in person with campus stakeholders, including students, student groups, faculty, staff, and alumni and attend multiple events each week to capture engaging written and visual content for digital and social media channels.

As the primary representative of the College on social media platforms, this position requires both digital and marketing savvy, highly refined writing and communication skills, good news judgment, critical thinking and analytical skills, creative flair, a solid understanding of the College’s brand and audiences, a full recognition that social media extends beyond normal work hours, and at all times professionalism and integrity.

 

Responsibilities

  • Plan, create and share engaging and college-appropriate content daily across institutional social and digital media channels, including but not limited to Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, LinkedIn, YouTube and the College’s website.
  • Capture video and photos to support online content. 
  • Develop, implement and update the College’s overall social media strategy and social media calendars to grow engagement.
  • Assess and refine institutional social media policies to ensure best practices.
  • Provide training for administrators managing departmental social media channels on social media policies and industry best practices and monitor departmental accounts to ensure compliance. 
  • Conceptualize and execute innovative social content campaigns to drive awareness of the College and coordinate with PR efforts.
  • Engage with students, student groups, faculty, staff and alumni and attend multiple events weekly to generate story ideas and capture written and visual content for digital and social media channels.
  • Regularly monitor social media channels to drive strategic direction and proactively address conversations or issues relevant to the College. Some of this monitoring may occur during evening and weekends.
  • Maintain knowledge of the latest in social media trends and platforms with an eye toward incorporating new ideas and emerging platforms that will further advance the College.
  • Gather and present analytics and utilize findings to refine social media strategy and social media calendar as well as specific social media campaigns.

 

Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in marketing, communications, new media, journalism or related field.
  • Three to five years of professional experience in both creating engaging content across a variety of social media channels and managing a social media calendar with clear benchmarks and demonstrable achievements. Higher education experience preferred.
  • Outstanding writing, editing, and proofreading skills with evidence of good storytelling ability utilizing digital platforms with the versatility to engage multiple audiences as evidenced by  strong writing samples.
  • Experience with photography, videography, video editing, Adobe Creative Suite, HTML, CSS, and SEO.
  • Strong interpersonal, organizational, and time management skills.
  • Ability to meet multiple deadlines and manage priorities and projects effectively.
  • Ability to work outside the traditional work week as needed.
  • Ability to travel to other campus locations as needed.

Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.  To apply, please email letter of interest, resume, at least two writing samples that demonstrates your mastery of social media, and links to social media accounts you have managed or are managing. to: Lenore Carpinelli, Director of College Relations (lcarpinelli@cnr.edu).

 

No phone calls, please; candidates selected for interviews will be contacted.

Adjunct Reference Librarian

The Gill Library at The College of New Rochelle in New Rochelle, NY is seeking a service oriented individual to fill the position of Adjunct Librarian, to work part time (18 evening hours/week) at our New Rochelle campus.  Reporting to the Access Services Librarian and the Dean, the candidate will work closely with Learning Commons and Library Staff to provide direct public service and student assistance in the Library and Learning Commons. S/he must be well versed in all computer applications used in the Library, and troubleshoots problems encountered by Library users. S/he supports the Librarians and provides assistance to all users.      

Responsibilities include:

  • Reference Services (in person including assistance with all print and electronic resources and services as well as virtual reference using AskUs 24/7) to students in all schools of the College
  • Conduct library instruction sessions and Workshops as needed
  • Contribute to the creation of, and update libraryguides in various subjects as needed
  • In the absence of other administrators or full-time librarians, the Adjunct Librarian is responsible for the overall supervision of Library operations and the Library building including supervision of staff and student assistants.
  • Collaborate with full time Librarian on innovative ways to promote library resources and services
  • Other duties as assigned related to the support of student academic success

The Adjunct Reference Librarian will consistently demonstrate:

  • Thorough knowledge of all library resources
  • Motivation and productive work habits
  • Commitment to excellence as expressed in the College mission, vision and values
  • A positive, cooperative and supportive attitude toward others
  • Commitment to learning
  • Punctuality
  • Reliability when performing assigned tasks

Requirements: An ALA-accredited Masters in Library Science.  Academic library experience preferred.  The position may include evening, weekend, and holiday hours and is available immediately.

 Send letter of interest addressed to Dean Ana Fontoura, along with resume and 3 references as PDF attachments to: Ms. Brunie Lopez, Secretary to the Dean, Gill Library, The College of New Rochelle, 29 Castle Place, New Rochelle, NY 10805 blopez@cnr.edu

Senior Accountant

The College of New Rochelle seeks a Senior Accountant who, under minimal supervision, will assist with month-end closings, the annual audit process, prepare reconciliations of general ledger accounts, and help maintain the integrity of the College’s general ledger, financial reports and internal controls.  The Senior Accountant will also prepare financial reports and audit support work papers for federal grants, and contribute as a team member to the Controller’s Office operations, including risk management, purchasing, accounts receivables, accounts payable and payroll.

 

Essential Responsibilities:

  • Prepare and record account journal entries.  Research, respond to, and resolve general ledger account inquiries from budget supervisors.
  • Reconcile and balance general ledger and subsidiary accounts.  Perform monthly analysis of various general ledger accounts to ensure that account balances are recorded properly, making corrections on a timely basis.
  • Maintain the general ledger system, including establishing new GL accounts, opening and closing fiscal periods in the system, and other tasks. 
  • Perform monthly bank reconciliations.
  • Coordinate preparation for annual financial audits with Controller. Compile information and prepare schedules for the year-end audits.  Assist with the preparation of year-end work papers, financial statements, and footnotes.
  • Compile information and assist in the preparation of the annual 990 tax-return work papers.
  • Develop, recommend, and implement policies and procedures to improve customer service and ensure the effectiveness of all internal controls and operations.

Other Responsibilities:

  • Assist with the preparation of external regulatory reporting requirements, including 1099s, 1099Ks, 1098-Ts and 1042s.
  • Provide back-up support to the Controller as needed.
  • Participate in special projects.
  • Perform professional and administrative duties assigned, as appropriate, by the Controller in addition to the delineated responsibilities.

Education and Experience Required:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting/Finance or related field from an accredited institution required (M.B.A. preferred), and 2 years professional experience (higher education setting preferred) or any combination of relevant education and experience;
  • Knowledge of financial accounting systems and other technical accounting skills;
  • Excellent computer skills: Microsoft Excel (v-lookups and pivot tables), Word, PowerPoint, Microsoft Office. 
  • Proficiency in Banner and ARGOS report writer a must.       
  • Able to communicate effectively, both verbally and in writing, with diverse populations.
  • Ability to work independently and collaboratively in a shared services model.
  • Work experience either as an auditor or an accountant for a non-profit organization preferred.

Successful completion of a pre-employment background check and ability to obtain a Fidelity Bond are required.

This is a full-time, salaried position.  Days and hours of work are Monday through Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.  This position regularly requires long hours and weekend work.  

The main campus of The College of New Rochelle is located in Westchester County, 16 miles from Manhattan, and is easily accessible via public transportation.  The College also has campuses located across the NYC area.  To apply for this position, submit your letter of interest, resume and the contact information for three professional references to Michael O’Donnell, CPA, Controller of The College of New Rochelle, at modonnell@cnr.edu.

 

SCHOOL OF ARTS & SCIENCES

Adjunct Faculty in Physics

The School of Arts and Sciences at The College of New Rochelle invites applications for an adjunct faculty to teach General College Physics I Lecture and Laboratory for science majors in Fall 2018. Course days/times are MW 8:00-9:15 (lecture) and W 9:30-11:30 (Lab) on the Main Campus in New Rochelle.

Candidates should have a minimum of a Master’s degree in physics or a related science, with a Ph.D. preferred, and experience with teaching students with diverse learning styles. The School of Arts and Sciences is located in Westchester County, 16 miles from midtown Manhattan.

To apply, please submit a cover letter and CV to naturalsciences@cnr.edu. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.

 

 

 

 

Adjunct Faculty in Mathematics

The School of Arts and Sciences at The College of New Rochelle invites applications for adjunct faculty to one or more sections of Pre-calculus (TTh 2:00-3:15), Calculus II (WF 2:00-3:40), and Calculus III (TTh 8:00-9:15 and a fourth hour TBA) on the Main Campus in New Rochelle in Fall 2018.

 

Candidates should have a minimum of a Master’s degree in mathematics or a related science and experience in teaching students with diverse learning styles. The School of Arts and Sciences is located in Westchester County, 16 miles from midtown Manhattan.

To apply, please submit a cover letter and CV to naturalsciences@cnr.edu. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.

The College of New Rochelle is a Catholic College in the Ursuline tradition, and welcomes applicants from all backgrounds who can contribute to our educational mission.   To learn more about the college, visit our website at www.cnr.edu.

 

 

 

Adjunct Faculty in Writing

The Writing Program at The College of New Rochelle invites applications for adjunct faculty to teach up to two 100-level courses in Writing.  Courses in include.  The following courses are available for Fall 2018:

WRITER’S WORKSHOP

Wednesday/Friday 9:35 - 10:50 AM

WRITER’S WORKSHOP

Wednesday/Friday 11:00 AM - 12:15 PM

CRITICAL RESEARCH ESSAY

Wednesday/Friday 9:35 - 10:50 AM

WRITER’S STUDIO (Developmental Writing)

Wednesday/Friday 12:30 - 1:45 PM

Although the ideal candidate will have a doctorate in Rhetoric/Composition or English with experience in teaching developmental writers, the minimum requirements are a master’s degree in a related field and experience in teaching.

Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the positions are filled. To apply, please submit electronically a letter of interest, curriculum vitae, and contact information for two references who can speak to your professional qualifications to:

Dr. Christopher J. DiBiase

Email: cdibiase@cnr.edu
Director, Writing Center
The College of New Rochelle
29 Castle Place
New Rochelle, NY 10805

Adjunct Faculty in Mathematics

The School of Arts and Sciences at The College of New Rochelle invites applications for adjunct faculty to teach one or more sections of intermediate algebra, quantitative reasoning, and statistics on the Main Campus in New Rochelle in Fall 2018. These courses meet on MW or TTh afternoon (Statistics meets MW 5:00-6:15).

Candidates should have a minimum of a Master’s degree in mathematics or a related science and experience in teaching students with diverse learning styles. The School of Arts and Sciences is located in Westchester County, 16 miles from midtown Manhattan. 

To apply, please submit a cover letter and CV TO naturalsciences@cnr.edu  to   Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.

The College of New Rochelle is a Catholic College in the Ursuline tradition, and welcomes applicants from all backgrounds who can contribute to our educational mission.   To learn more about the college, visit our website at www.cnr.edu.

 

Adjunct Faculty in Chemistry

The School of Arts and Sciences at The College of New Rochelle invites applications for an adjunct faculty to teach one or more of the following Chemistry Lecture and/or Lab courses in Fall 2018 on the Main Campus in New Rochelle:


Courses:
Biochemistry I (science majors) TTh 11:00 – 12:15
Chemical Thermodynamics and Kinetics MW 11:00 – 12:15
(chemistry majors)
General Chemistry (nursing students) MW 11:00 – 12:15
Labs:
Chemical Principles I Lab (science majors) M 2:00 – 5:00
Chemical Principles I Lab (science majors) W 2:00 – 5:00
General Chemistry Lab (nursing majors) W 2:00 – 5:00


Candidates should have a minimum of a Master’s degree in chemistry, with a Ph.D. preferred, and experience in teaching students with diverse learning styles. The School of Arts and Sciences is located in Westchester County, 16 miles from midtown To apply, please submit a cover letter and CV to naturalsciences@cnr.edu.

Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.

Adjunct Faculty in Religious Studies

The Humanities Division in the School of Arts and Sciences at The College of New Rochelle is looking for adjunct faculty to teach the following courses for Fall 2018:

•         Religious Elements in Life            Tues & Thur. 11 am -12:15 pm

•         Morality and Sexuality                  Tues & Thur. 2:00-3:15 pm

Adjunct faculty interested in these positions should have a minimum of a Master’s degree in religious studies, theology, or closely related field.

Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until positions are filled. To apply, please send letter of interest, curriculum vitae, and the contact information for three references to humanities@cnr.edu.

 

Adjunct Faculty in Corporate Finance

The School of Arts and Sciences at The College of New Rochelle invites applications for adjunct faculty to teach a once per week Corporate Finance (BUS 400Z) class, starting in September 2018 through December 2018. The class may be taught in-person on campus in the late afternoon or evening, to up to 20 undergraduate students. 

Corporate Finance offers a study of the many steps in financing for-profit businesses. Topics include management of financial assets, capital budgeting, long-term capital management, investment policy, stock and bond markets, investment banking, reorganization problems, and the role of the financial manager.

Please send your CV, contact information for three references, and your availability to teach (late afternoon or evening) to sasbusiness@cnr.edu.

Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.

The College of New Rochelle is a Catholic college in the Ursuline tradition and we welcome applicants from all backgrounds who can contribute to our unique educational mission. To learn more about the College, please visit our website at www.cnr.edu.

The College of New Rochelle is an EO/Affirmative Action Employer with a strong institutional commitment to diversity.

SCHOOL OF NURSING & HEALTHCARE PROFESSIONS

Seeking Fulltime Nursing Faculty Candidates

The School of Nursing & Healthcare Professions (SNHP) at The College of New Rochelle invites applications full-time tenure-track faculty and non-tenure track positions in Medical/Surgical Nursing. Previous undergraduate teaching are highly desired and the ability to serve as Course Chair and Clinical Coordinator is required.

The College of New Rochelle is located on a beautiful suburban campus in southern Westchester County, 16 miles north of midtown Manhattan, and is easily accessible by car or public transportation. The School of Nursing & Healthcare Professions is one of four schools of the College and serves a diverse population of women and men in undergraduate and graduate programs of study. All programs are offered on the main campus in New Rochelle with some course assignments in the Bronx, Brooklyn, Harlem, and in lower Manhattan. A Catholic college in the Ursuline tradition, we welcome applicants from all backgrounds who can contribute to our unique educational mission. To learn more about the School of Nursing and Healthcare Professions, please visit our website at: www.cnr.edu

The College offers a competitive salary and benefits include health insurance, a retirement plan with TIAA-CREF, a credit union, state-of-the-art Wellness Center, and tuition remission.

To assure consideration candidacy, please send a cover letter of interest and current CV, and the contact information for 3 references who can speak to your professional qualifications, including your teaching ability, to: Ms. Jorie Kontos at jokontos@cnr.edu.

Program Chair - Graduate/RN-BSN Program

The Program Chair oversees the program in accordance with the mission, core values, and purposes of the College of New Rochelle and School of Nursing & Healthcare Professions. This position reports on matters relating to teaching, advising students, student learning outcomes assessment, and other matters as assigned. This is a twelve-month, fulltime position that includes 75% teaching and 25% administrative responsibilities.

Reports to: Associate Dean

Responsibilities

  • Attends all program related information sessions.
  • Teaches six credits per semester, including summer.
  • Monitor and program outcomes and makes recommendations as needed.
  • Attends student success meeting and other college and school related committees
  • Chairs undergraduate committee and/or other related school committees
  • Advises students as needed
  • Mediates issues between student and faculty as needed
  • Coordinates pre and post semester clinical and classroom coordination activities with faculty.
  • Participate in clinical simulations as needed.
  • Travel to off-site meetings or conferences or to observe students during clinical education at off-site clinical settings

Minimum Qualifications

  • Minimum graduate preparation in nursing at either the master’s or doctoral level; and
  • Minimum of three years of full-time, or equivalent, experience in nursing education.
  • Current/unencumbered RN license in New York
  • Teaching in professional nursing: 3 years (Required), administrative experience preferred
  • Technology competent in all Microsoft products
  • Experience working through an academic accreditation process is beneficial

Education:

  • Masters of Science in Nursing, Doctorate (Preferred)

License or certification:

  • Registered license in New York required

Physical Requirements
When applying to this job, you are confirming that you are able to do the following, in both the classroom and at our clinical sites:

  • Must be able to remain in a stationary position 50% of the time.
  • Ability to move about readily and rapidly, if necessary, around campus, classrooms, clinical settings, etc., to access classrooms, desks, students, office machinery, clinics, patients, etc.
  • Constantly communicates using the spoken word with students, staff and colleagues.
  • Visually or otherwise, identify, observe and assess.
  • Operate equipment specific to programmatic track, personal computer, audio-visual equipment, clinical equipment, etc.
  • Travel to off-site meetings or conferences or to observe students during clinical education at off-site clinical settings.
  • In addition to the above requirements, because our Nursing program includes a clinical component, all Nursing faculty (which includes this position) must be able to:
    • Stand and/or walk for extended periods.
    • Ability to reach by extending hands or arms in any direction.
    • Finger dexterity required to manipulate objects.
    • Ability to see and hear within normal parameters.
    • Lift up to 25 pounds.

The College of New Rochelle was founded in 1904 as the first Catholic college for women in New York State.  Today, the College is comprised of four schools serving a diverse population of traditional-aged and adult women and men in undergraduate and graduate courses at five campuses.  The main campus of the College is located on a beautiful suburban location in New Rochelle, 16 miles north of midtown Manhattan and easily accessible by car or public transportation. The College provides a competitive salary and benefits, including health insurance, a retirement plan, tuition remission and liberal vacation.  A Catholic college in the Ursuline tradition, the College welcomes applicants from all backgrounds who can contribute to our unique educational mission. 

Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the positions are filled.  To apply, please send letter of interest, current résumé, and the contact information for 3 references who can speak to your professional qualifications, to:

Jorie Kontos

The College of New Rochelle

29 Castle Place

New Rochelle, New York 10805

Email: jkontos@cnr.edu

Program Chair - Pre-licensure Second Degree Rosa Parks Campus Program

The Program Chair oversees the program in accordance with the mission, core values, and purposes of the College of New Rochelle and School of Nursing & Healthcare Professions. This position reports on matters relating to teaching, advising students, student learning outcomes assessment, and other matters as assigned. This is a twelve-month, fulltime position that includes 75% teaching and 25% administrative responsibilities.

Reports to: Associate Dean

Responsibilities

  • Attends all program related information sessions.
  • Teaches six credits per semester, including summer.
  • Monitor and program outcomes and makes recommendations as needed.
  • Attends student success meeting and other college and school related committees
  • Chairs undergraduate committee and/or other related school committees
  • Advises students as needed
  • Mediates issues between student and faculty as needed
  • Coordinates pre and post semester clinical and classroom coordination activities with faculty.
  • Participate in clinical simulations as needed.
  • Travel to off-site meetings or conferences or to observe students during clinical education at off-site clinical settings

Minimum Qualifications

  • Minimum graduate preparation in nursing at either the master’s or doctoral level; and
  • Minimum of three years of full-time, or equivalent, experience in nursing education.
  • Current/unencumbered RN license in New York
  • Teaching in professional nursing: 3 years (Required), administrative experience preferred
  • Technology competent in all Microsoft products
  • Experience working through an academic accreditation process is beneficial

 

Education:

  • Masters of Science in Nursing, Doctorate (Preferred)

License or certification:

  • Registered license in New York required

Physical Requirements
When applying to this job, you are confirming that you are able to do the following, in both the classroom and at our clinical sites:

  • Must be able to remain in a stationary position 50% of the time.
  • Ability to move about readily and rapidly, if necessary, around campus, classrooms, clinical settings, etc., to access classrooms, desks, students, office machinery, clinics, patients, etc.
  • Constantly communicates using the spoken word with students, staff and colleagues.
  • Visually or otherwise, identify, observe and assess.
  • Operate equipment specific to programmatic track, personal computer, audio-visual equipment, clinical equipment, etc.
  • Travel to off-site meetings or conferences or to observe students during clinical education at off-site clinical settings.
  • In addition to the above requirements, because our Nursing program includes a clinical component, all Nursing faculty (which includes this position) must be able to:
    • Stand and/or walk for extended periods.
    • Ability to reach by extending hands or arms in any direction.
    • Finger dexterity required to manipulate objects.
    • Ability to see and hear within normal parameters.

Lift up to 25 pounds.

The College of New Rochelle was founded in 1904 as the first Catholic college for women in New York State.  Today, the College is comprised of four schools serving a diverse population of traditional-aged and adult women and men in undergraduate and graduate courses at five campuses.  The main campus of the College is located on a beautiful suburban location in New Rochelle, 16 miles north of midtown Manhattan and easily accessible by car or public transportation. The College provides a competitive salary and benefits, including health insurance, a retirement plan, tuition remission and liberal vacation.  A Catholic college in the Ursuline tradition, the College welcomes applicants from all backgrounds who can contribute to our unique educational mission. 

Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the positions are filled.  To apply, please send letter of interest, current résumé, and the contact information for 3 references who can speak to your professional qualifications, to:

Jorie Kontos

The College of New Rochelle

29 Castle Place

New Rochelle, New York 10805

Email: jkontos@cnr.edu

 

 

Program Chair - Pre-Licensure Traditional/Generic Transfer Main Campus

PROGRAM CHAIR

PRE-LICENSURE TRADITIONAL/GENERIC TRANSFER MAIN CAMPUS

Summary

The Program Chair oversees the program in accordance with the mission, core values, and purposes of the College of New Rochelle and School of Nursing & Healthcare Professions. This position reports on matters relating to teaching, advising students, student learning outcomes assessment, and other matters as assigned. This is a twelve-month, fulltime position that includes 75% teaching and 25% administrative responsibilities.

Reports to: Associate Dean

Responsibilities

  • Attends all program related information sessions.
  • Teaches six credits per semester, including summer.
  • Monitor and program outcomes and makes recommendations as needed.
  • Attends student success meeting and other college and school related committees
  • Chairs undergraduate committee and/or other related school committees
  • Advises students as needed
  • Mediates issues between student and faculty as needed
  • Coordinates pre and post semester clinical and classroom coordination activities with faculty.
  • Participate in clinical simulations as needed.
  • Travel to off-site meetings or conferences or to observe students during clinical education at off-site clinical settings

Minimum Qualifications

  • Minimum graduate preparation in nursing at either the master’s or doctoral level; and
  • Minimum of three years of full-time, or equivalent, experience in nursing education.
  • Current/unencumbered RN license in New York
  • Teaching in professional nursing: 3 years (Required), administrative experience preferred
  • Technology competent in all Microsoft products
  • Experience working through an academic accreditation process is beneficial

Education:

  • Masters of Science in Nursing, Doctorate (Preferred)

License or certification:

  • Registered license in New York required

Physical Requirements
When applying to this job, you are confirming that you are able to do the following, in both the classroom and at our clinical sites:

  • Must be able to remain in a stationary position 50% of the time.
  • Ability to move about readily and rapidly, if necessary, around campus, classrooms, clinical settings, etc., to access classrooms, desks, students, office machinery, clinics, patients, etc.
  • Constantly communicates using the spoken word with students, staff and colleagues.
  • Visually or otherwise, identify, observe and assess.
  • Operate equipment specific to programmatic track, personal computer, audio-visual equipment, clinical equipment, etc.
  • Travel to off-site meetings or conferences or to observe students during clinical education at off-site clinical settings.
  • In addition to the above requirements, because our Nursing program includes a clinical component, all Nursing faculty (which includes this position) must be able to:
    • Stand and/or walk for extended periods.
    • Ability to reach by extending hands or arms in any direction.
    • Finger dexterity required to manipulate objects.
    • Ability to see and hear within normal parameters.
    • Lift up to 25 pounds.

The College of New Rochelle was founded in 1904 as the first Catholic college for women in New York State.  Today, the College is comprised of four schools serving a diverse population of traditional-aged and adult women and men in undergraduate and graduate courses at five campuses.  The main campus of the College is located on a beautiful suburban location in New Rochelle, 16 miles north of midtown Manhattan and easily accessible by car or public transportation. The College provides a competitive salary and benefits, including health insurance, a retirement plan, tuition remission and liberal vacation.  A Catholic college in the Ursuline tradition, the College welcomes applicants from all backgrounds who can contribute to our unique educational mission. 

Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the positions are filled.  To apply, please send letter of interest, current résumé, and the contact information for 3 references who can speak to your professional qualifications, to:

Jorie Kontos

The College of New Rochelle

29 Castle Place

New Rochelle, New York 10805

Email: jkontos@cnr.edu

Clinical Placement Coordinator

The Clinical Placement Coordinator (CPC) in the School of Nursing & Healthcare Professions is in charge of coordinating all clinical placements, undergraduate and graduate, in the School of Nursing & Healthcare Professions. The CPC reports to the Associate Dean and will work with multiple clinical sites to coordinate student clinical placements at both the undergraduate and graduate level, including year-round Family Nurse Practitioner (FNP) placements in coordination with the Track Coordinator for the FNP program.  The position is a full-time 12-month professional staff appointment.  The successful candidate will be a registered nurse with strong interpersonal, marketing, recruitment, and administrative skills. However, a non-RN with experience directly in this role will be considered. The ability to work with spreadsheets, including Excel, and detail-orientation is necessary. Higher education or hospital-based clinical education or equivalent experience is desired. The CPC will serve on the Professional/Administrative team of the School.

REPORTS TO:  Associate Dean

OVERALL JOB REQUIREMENTS

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Coordinate the negotiation and placement of nursing students in some 89+healthcare agencies with whom the College has contracts, including new sites procured by the Assistant Dean.
  • Collaborates with agency staff as well as CNR administration and staff to maintain currency in all contractual agreements
  • Identifies potential adjunct professors for clinical and lab teaching placements
  • Performs or coordinates the intake process for all new clinical adjuncts
  • Maintains an electronic database of the approved adjunct clinical faculty and preceptors by clinical specialty
  • Maintains an electronic database of the approved clinical agencies in Coordination with the Director of Operations.
  • Identifies potential student learning experiences in clinical/practicum sites
  • Interacts with clinical agencies to plan for and schedule student group clinical or individual senior clinical practicum preceptor rotations
  • Works in consultation with the Master’s Track coordinators to place all master’s clinical or field practice preceptors and agencies.
  • Attends required meetings at clinical affiliation agencies
  • Attends community professional meetings and recruitment job fairs that would help maximize our clinical adjunct faculty pool and clinical agency placement activities, occasionally on regular off hours or weekends (limited).
  • In collaboration with the respective Clinical Course Coordinators, schedules and notifies clinical adjunct faculty regarding the clinical orientations for each student clinical group each semester
  • Oversees the completion of pre-clinical orientation documents for all students entering the clinical year
  • Works with staff to maintains clinical clearance records on students and clinical faculty and submits them to clinical agencies, including BLS, and first aid (adult and pediatric) verification,  health clearances, background checks, resumes, fit mask testing, and clinical training modules that may be required, including non-health documents  required based on specific hospital/agency assignment
  • Prepares clinical clearance permission letters for students
  • Maintains all files related to clinical assignments
  • Collaborates Clinical Course Coordinators to evaluate clinical sites
  • Schedules orientation sessions and meetings with and serves as a resource and support person for clinical adjunct faculty
  • Provides input into the evaluation process of clinical adjunct instructors/preceptors
  • Works with the (hiring) Program Assistant to manage the new clinical adjunct hiring process in collaboration with Human Resources 
  • In collaboration with Assistant Dean, manages student clinical placement issues as appropriate
  • Works with the Assistant Dean and Dean to maintain and modernize clinical adjunct appointments
  • Duties as assigned by the Dean or Associate Dean

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Baccalaureate Degree in Nursing preferred
  • Valid and active RN license in New York (if RN)
  • Minimum of two years of clinical experience as a registered nurse preferred
  • Current knowledge of nursing practice at the registered nurse level preferred
  • Current knowledge of advanced practice nursing preferred
  • Knowledge of labor and hiring practices
  • Highly organized and excellent communication skills
  • Very knowledgeable of Microsoft Office programs, including Excel, spreadsheets, and other software programs required

The College of New Rochelle was founded in 1904 as the first Catholic college for women in New York State.  Today, the College is comprised of four schools serving a diverse population of traditional-aged and adult women and men in undergraduate and graduate courses at five campuses.  The main campus of the College is located on a beautiful suburban location in New Rochelle, 16 miles north of midtown Manhattan and easily accessible by car or public transportation. The College provides a competitive salary and benefits, including health insurance, a retirement plan, tuition remission and liberal vacation.  A Catholic college in the Ursuline tradition, the College welcomes applicants from all backgrounds who can contribute to our unique educational mission. 

Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the positions are filled.  To apply, please send letter of interest, current résumé, and the contact information for 3 references who can speak to your professional qualifications, to:

Mary Riordan

The College of New Rochelle

29 Castle Place

New Rochelle, New York 10805

Email: mriordan@cnr.edu

Clinical Simulation Coordinator

Job Description: Coordinates day-to-day activities and services of the LRCN, which includes scheduling and conducting clinical simulations, lab set up, lab break down, and management of lab equipment and supplies.

Reports to: Director of LRCN

Responsibilities include the following. Other duties may be assigned.

  • Coordinates daily activities and services of the LRCN labs, including scheduling and conducting clinical simulations, lab set up, lab break down, and management of lab equipment and supplies.
  • Assists instructors and/or students in a clinical lab setting.
  •  Ensures that the lab/classroom is clean, safe, and organized; promotes safe lab practices. (i.e.) washing sheets.
  •  Repairs or coordinates the repair of lab equipment as required.
  • Coordinates the ordering and re-supply of consumable lab equipment; conducts end of semester equipment inventories.
  • Researches, evaluates, and recommends new lab materials, equipment, and experiments.
  •  Implements simulation activities as required.
  •  Establishes and updates laboratory policies and procedures.
  •  Prepares and maintains a variety of records and reports.
  • Updates the Nursing Skills Lab website.
  •  Prepares reports as needed for nursing learning lab.

Knowledge

Must possess required knowledge and be able to explain and demonstrate, with or without reasonable accommodations, that the essential functions of the job can be performed.

  • Clinical Simulation
  • Medical skills, equipment, and technology used in the nursing area.
  • Lab facilities and services.
  • Lab equipment and supplies.
  • Safety standards and practices used in lab/classroom settings.
  • Processes for maintaining and/or repairing lab equipment.

Skills

Must possess required skills and be able to explain and demonstrate, with or without reasonable accommodations, that the essential functions of the job can be performed.

  • Prepare and/or process purchase orders.
  • Accountable for inventory/property management.
  • Maintaining an established work schedule including occasional evenings and weekends.
  •  Effectively using interpersonal and communications skills, including tact and diplomacy, as well as working with diverse student and faculty populations.
  • Effectively using organizational and planning skills with attention to detail and follow through.
  •  Remaining calm and logical, and following established procedures in emergencies.
  • Coordinating lab activities and services.
  • Assisting to students and instructors in a clinical/lab environment.
  •  Promoting and ensuring safe lab practices.
  •  Researching, evaluating and recommending new lab equipment and materials.
  •  Maintaining confidentiality of work-related information and materials.
  • Establishing and maintaining effective working relationships. Technology Skills
  •  Knowledgeable of all Microsoft Office programs i.e. Outlook, Word, Excel, PowerPoint etc. High fidelity simulations.

Required Work Experience

  •  Two years related work experience.

Preferred Work Experience

  •  Work experience managing a medical skills learning lab. Recent medical surgical experience.

Required Education

  • Bachelor's degree in nursing. Experience cannot be substituted for education.

Special Requirements

  • RN License New York State
  • Clinical Simulation Certification preferred

Physical Requirements

  •  Work is performed in a standard office or similar environment.
  •  Subject to standing, walking, sitting, bending, reaching, pushing, and pulling.
  • Occasional lifting of objects up to 10 pounds.

Safety

  • Work safely and follow safety rules. Report unsafe working conditions and behavior. Take reasonable and prudent actions to prevent others from engaging in unsafe practices.

 

Review of application will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. To apply, please email resume to Patricia Stout Traina pstouttraina@cnr.edu

 

Adjunct Nursing Faculty

Adjunct Nursing Faculty needed to teach classroom and clinical with Specialties that include: Med/Surg, Mental Health, Maternity, Peds and Community Health.

Qualifications require a Master of Science in Nursing at Minimum.

The College of New Rochelle, founded in 1904, is today comprised of four schools and six locations in Westchester and the NYC metropolitan area, serving a diverse population of 3,500 women and men in undergraduate and graduate programs of study. The main campus of the College is located on a beautiful suburban setting in New Rochelle, 16 miles north of midtown Manhattan and is easily accessible by car or public transportation. The College offers a competitive salary and benefits include health insurance, a retirement plan with TIAA-CREF, a state-of-the-art Wellness Center, liberal vacation, and tuition remission.

The College of New Rochelle is a Catholic college in the Ursuline tradition, and we welcome applicants from all backgrounds who can contribute to our unique educational mission. To learn more about the College, visit our website at www.cnr.edu.

Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. To apply, please email resume with salary requirements to: Ms. Jorie Kontos at jokontos@cnr.edu

SCHOOL OF NEW RESOURCES

Adjunct Faculty - All Areas

The School of New Resources seeks adjunct faculty for its NYC and New Rochelle campuses.  The School offers a BA degree in the Liberal Arts to adult learners.  We have six campuses:  New Rochelle, Coop City and the John Cardinal O’Connor campuses in the Bronx, the Rosa Parks Campus in Harlem, and at Restoration Plaza in Brooklyn.

We are seeking instructors in all areas of the Liberal Arts:  English Composition, Developmental Writing, the Humanities, Communication, Mathematics, History/Philosophy of Science, Philosophy, Religious Studies, Literature, American Studies, Psychology (especially CASAC certified), Sociology and the social sciences, general Liberal Arts Studies, Urban Studies, etc.  We are also seeking instructors in some professional areas, including Health Care Administration, Labor Studies, and Criminal Justice.

Our classes meet once per week and are offered in the morning (generally 10am – 2pm) and evening (6 – 10pm.)

Applicants must have at least a Master’s degree in the area in which they wish to teach, and be comfortable with adult learners and a non-traditional program.  Positions are available for all upcoming semesters.

Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until all of the available positions are filled. To apply, please send cover letter and resume to:

Dr. Louis deSalle
Associate Dean for Curriculum and Instruction
School of New Resources
The College of New Rochelle
55 Leland Avenue
New Rochelle, New York  10805
Fax: (914) 654-5664
Email: ldesalle@cnr.edu.

Email is preferred.  No phone calls, please;  selected candidates will be contacted.

Please indicate in your cover letter your highest degree and the academic area in which your degree was granted.  Also please include a preferred campus location and area of instruction.

The College of New Rochelle is a Catholic college in the Ursuline tradition and we welcome applicants from all backgrounds who can contribute to our unique educational mission.

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