Jobs at Holy Family U.

Please apply as directed to Holy Family University, 9801 Frankford Avenue, Philadelphia, PA 19114-2094 or e-mail your resume to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .

If applying for a teaching position, please submit your C.V. to the attention of the Dean of the appropriate school.

Holy Family University is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE).

Current Job Listings:

 

Job Title: Assistant Professor of Writing
Posted 8/19/2014 Deadline: 10/31/14

Job Description: Holy Family University, a comprehensive Catholic institution in Philadelphia, PA., invites applications for a full-time Assistant Professor of Writing, beginning January 2015. The position requires teaching in the university's first-year, undergraduate writing program, as well as courses in composition and, contingent upon availability, literature. The ideal candidate will have specialization and teaching experience in these areas, along with a track record of related research and publication. Candidates should have a commitment to support the mission of Holy Family University and possess excellent teaching skills, an active scholarly agenda and a willingness to participate in student advising and campus service. A Ph.D. in English or Composition/Rhetoric is required.

Interested candidates should send a cover letter, curriculum vitae, statement about teaching and research interest, complete graduate transcripts indicating earned PhD, and three letters of recommendation to Dr. Shelley Robbins, Dean, School of Arts and Sciences. All materials are to be emailed to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. . Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.

 

Job Title: Graduate Assistant, School of Education
Posted 8/15/2014 Deadline: 10/28/14

Job Description: Holy Family University has an opening for a part-time Graduate Assistant (20 hrs/wk) within our School of Education to assist with research and scholarly projects, conduct literature reviews, assist faculty and administration in the preparation of conference presentations and manuscripts for publication, assist in data collection and development of grant proposals and with planning and implementation of special events. Requirements include acceptance in our doctoral program, working knowledge of MS Office suite, and strong interpersonal and organizational skills.

This is an unpaid position with a tuition waiver for doctoral courses taken at Holy Family University. Candidates are asked to submit a resume to Holy Family University, Job #25, Human Resources, 9801 Frankford Ave., Phila., PA 19114 or e-mail to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. . Review of resumes will begin immediately and will continue until position is filled.

 

Job Title: Journalism Instructor
Posted 10/3/2014 Deadline: 10/31/14

Job Description: Holy Family University has an opportunity to teach the following class in our School of Arts and Sciences: COMM 310, Journalism II: News Feature Writing. This advanced journalism course on information gathering, researching, interviewing and reporting, emphasizes the art of feature writing. Students will craft stories that employ each of these tools and explore different ways that they can be communicated. Various genres of newspaper specialty writing will be pursued. This course meets Tuesday/Thursday 3:00 - 4:30 PM at the Northeast Philadelphia campus of Holy Family University, which is easily accessible from Center City via car or regional rail. Applicants must have a master's degree.

To apply, submit CV and references via email to: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

  

Job Title: Adjunct – Lecturer in History
Posted 10/1/2014 Deadline: 10/31/14

Job Description: Holy Family University, a comprehensive Catholic institution in Philadelphia, PA, invites applications for an adjunct lecturer in history, beginning January 2015. The position requires teaching Global History 1, an examination of the development of civilizations through the impact of migrations and the development of global trade in Asia, Africa, the Near East, and Europe from the Paleolithic Period to 500 C.E. The ideal candidate will have an approach that is global in orientation, rather than one focused on Western Civilization. Candidates should have a commitment to support the mission of Holy Family University and possess excellent teaching skills, as well as a minimum of a Master's Degree in History.

Interested candidates should send a cover letter and curriculum vitae in electronic format to Dr. Shelley Robbins, Dean, School of Arts and Sciences at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. ; official transcripts from all institutions of higher education attended, as well as three letters of recommendation, will be required upon hire.

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

Job Title: Asst Women's Basketball Coach, PT
Posted 10/17/2014 Deadline: 10/31/14

Job Description: Holy Family University is accepting applications for a part-time assistant women's basketball coach. Holy Family University is a NCAA Division II institution and
a member of the Central Atlantic Collegiate Conference. A bachelor's degree and a record of successful coaching experience, preferably on the college level, are required. A demonstrated ability to teach, motivate, and develop student-athletes is expected. The successful candidate will have a commitment to NCAA Division II philosophy and will be expected to provide leadership for the women's basketball program, with responsibilities for the organization, administration, and development of a competitive program in accordance with the mission of Holy Family University.

Review of the applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. A letter of application, resume, and three professional references should be sent electronically to the Human Resources Department at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .

 

Job Title: Reference/Systems Librarian, Job #26
Posted 10/21/2014 Deadline: 11/3/14

Job Description: Holy Family University has an opening for a FT Reference/Systems Librarian to maintain and upgrade library management software, troubleshoot hardware/software problems, create/maintain library website, develop online content to support instruction activities, and provide reference and library instruction service to library users. MLS from an ALA-accredited program required; strong knowledge of SirsiDynix modules, EZproxy, Ebsco A-to-Z, Springshare LibGuides and content management software preferred, as is academic library experience.

To apply, submit resume to Holy Family University, Job #26, Human Resources, 9801 Frankford Ave., Phila., PA 19114 or e-mail to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.


Job Title: Academic Support Specialist, PT, SBA-Extended Learning, Job #27
Posted 10/22/2014 Deadline: 11/4/14

Job Description: Holy Family University has an opening for a part-time Academic Support Specialist (20 hrs/wk) within our School of Business Administration-Extended Learning to provide administrative support to the Director of Extended Learning Programs and others, paying bills, submitting requested purchase forms, preparing class materials, maintaining facilitator records, greetings/directing visitors, and preparing faculty payroll spreadsheets. Requirements include excellent communication skills, strict adherence to providing customer service for students/faculty, ability to work independently, proficiency in MS Office suite, high level of detail and accuracy, and ability to handle multiple projects. High school diploma required, as is a min of 3 years work experience in a multi-faceted office environment. Customer service background is preferred. Work schedule is Mon-Thursday, 1:30-6:30 pm.

Submit a resume to Holy Family University, Job #27, Human Resources, 9801 Frankford Ave., Phila., PA 19114 or e-mail to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.