Employment

Join a growing private college that is dedicated to exceeding student expectations and providing innovative teaching and administrative support.  Maria College is expanding its degree offerings and we are looking for outstanding talent with high energy, enthusiasm and drive to help us reach new goals.

Part-Time Faculty in Mathematics

Description: Maria College seeks qualified educators to teach courses in basic college mathematics, college algebra and statistics.  The basic qualifications for the position are a Master’s degree in mathematics or a closely-related field, prior teaching experience at the college level, and excellent communication skills.  This is a part-time position and is not eligible for benefits.  Application Information:  Please send cover letter, resume, salary requirements and a list of three references to resumes@mariacollege.edu. Review of applications will be ongoing until positions are filled.

Maria College is an equal employment opportunity employer, and does not discriminate in its enrollment or employment practices for any reason, including race, sex, color, national origin, creed, sexual orientation, or mental or physical disability.

Part-Time Faculty in Sociology

Description: Maria College seeks qualified educators to teach introductory level courses in sociology.  The basic qualifications for the position are a Master’s degree in sociology or a closely-related field, prior teaching experience at the college level, and excellent communication skills.  This is a part-time position and is not eligible for benefits.  Application Information:  Please send cover letter, resume, salary requirements and a list of three references to resumes@mariacollege.edu. Review of applications will be ongoing until positions are filled.

Maria College is an equal employment opportunity employer, and does not discriminate in its enrollment or employment practices for any reason, including race, sex, color, national origin, creed, sexual orientation, or mental or physical disability.

Full-Time Faculty in Psychology

Position Summary: The Bachelors of Science in Psychology program at Maria College invites applications for a full-time Assistant Professor of Psychology.   We are looking for an exceptional educator with the ability, energy, and intellectual charisma to be a first-rate teacher and active professional.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • The ability to teach a broad array of courses is essential for this position (including online format).
  • Provide advising/mentoring to students.
  • Serve on departmental and college committees. 
  • Ongoing participation in professional development and scholarly activities.
  • Minimum Job Requirements:  A Ph.D. in Psychology by the time of appointment is required; some college teaching experience.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities: 

  • Ability to teach Introductory Psychology, Developmental Psychology, Interpersonal Psychology, Research Methods and other courses related to the candidate's area of specialization.
  • Ability to develop upper level courses in areas such as Health Psychology, Human Factors, Psychology of Media and other courses based upon program needs. 
  • Ability to develop program specializations in health psychology and related areas.
  • Ability to build relationships with external agencies/organizations to develop internship opportunities.
  • Preference will be given to those who are able to teach courses in the social sciences; particularly, Introduction to Sociology.
  • Preference will be given to those who are able direct students in conducting research.
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills and commitment to excellence in teaching students of diverse backgrounds. 

Start Date: Late August of 2016

Application Review Date: Applications will be accepted until the position is filled. Priority will be given to those received by June 15, 2016.  

Electronic Application Instructions: Please attach the following required documents to your electronic application and send to resumes@mariacollege.edu with “Psychology Search” in the subject line.

Required Documents:

  • Letter of Interest
  • Curriculum Vitae
  • Statement of Teaching Philosophy
  • Sample Syllabi
  • Three Letters of Reference
  • Copies of Student Teaching Evaluations (if available)
  • Transcripts (unofficial for application purposes)

Maria College is an Affirmative Action Employer. The College does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, age, or disability in its programs, activities, or employment. We invite applications from qualified candidates who share our commitment to providing caring service to others. 

Maria College is an equal employment opportunity employer, and does not discriminate in its enrollment or employment practices for any reason, including race, sex, color, national origin, creed, sexual orientation, or mental or physical disability.

Part-Time Faculty in Psychology

Description: Maria College seeks qualified educators to teach undergraduate courses in psychology.   The basic qualifications for the position are a Master’s degree in psychology or a closely-related field, prior teaching experience at the college level, and excellent communication skills.  This is a part-time position and is not eligible for benefits.  Application Information:  Please send cover letter, resume, salary requirements and a list of three references to resumes@mariacollege.edu. Review of applications will be ongoing until positions are filled.

Maria College is an equal employment opportunity employer, and does not discriminate in its enrollment or employment practices for any reason, including race, sex, color, national origin, creed, sexual orientation, or mental or physical disability.

Part-Time Faculty in Biology

Description: Maria College seeks qualified educators to teach anatomy and physiology and general biology. The basic qualifications for the position are a Master’s degree in biology or a closely-related field, prior teaching experience at the college level, and excellent communication skills.  This is a part-time position and is not eligible for benefits.  Application Information:  Please send cover letter, resume, salary requirements and a list of three references to resumes@mariacollege.edu. Review of applications will be ongoing until positions are filled.

Maria College is an equal employment opportunity employer, and does not discriminate in its enrollment or employment practices for any reason, including race, sex, color, national origin, creed, sexual orientation, or mental or physical disability.

Full-time Nursing Faculty

As Maria College moves into baccalaureate nursing, we seek to hire a number of doctorly prepared nursing faculty members.    At this time we are looking to hire nursing faculty with clinical expertise in the following areas:

Pediatrics 
Health Assessment
Medical-Surgical Nursing
Leadership and Management
Critical Care Nursing
Pharmacology
Community Health Nursing
Complementary Therapies
Maternal Child/OB-GYN Nursing
Healthcare Informatics 
Nursing Research

Responsibilities: include teaching baccalaureate degree nursing courses, developing and implementing new courses at the baccalaureate degree level, providing academic advisement to students, serving on departmental and college committees, and developing appropriate research and scholarly activities.

Requirements:  DNP or PhD in nursing, in addition to a Master’s degree in nursing.  College level teaching and clinical experience required.  Applicants must hold current RN license for the State of New York.

Application Information:  Please send cover letter, resume, salary requirements and a list of three references to resumes@mariacollege.edu with “Nursing Faculty” as the subject. Review of applications will be ongoing until positions are filled.

Maria College is an equal employment opportunity employer, and does not discriminate in its enrollment or employment practices for any reason, including race, sex, color, national origin, creed, sexual orientation, or mental or physical disability.

Full time HEOP Counselor

Description: Maria College invites qualified individuals to apply for this full-time position.  

Requirements: A Bachelor’s degree from an accredited institution is required (Master’s preferred), as well as 1-3 years of experience working with student access programs, students who are under-prepared and/or under-represented, and relevant counseling experience.
Responsibilities:  Responsibilities include but are not limited to the following:

  • Provide counseling services for a case load of approximately 20 students.  This includes providing direction to resources for all phases of counseling services: personal, career, financial and academic.
  • Assist the director with the review and evaluation of current HEOP students’ academic success.
  • Assist with the hiring, planning and implementation of the mandatory 5 week summer program for all incoming HEOP students.  This includes hiring summer faculty and staff, providing staff training, arranging presentations/workshops and being on-call for emergencies.
  • Prepare required HEOP reports and materials.  Will assist the Director in compiling information for required bi-annual State Education Department reports.  This includes documentation of tutoring and counseling reports.
  • Assist director with all recruitment efforts.  This includes off-site recruitment, reviewing files, setting up testing and interview days, financial aid follow-through, and making necessary suggestions to the director in regards to potential HEOP students. 
  • Other duties as assigned. 

Application Information: Please send a letter of interest, a current résumé, and the name and contact information of three professional references to resumes@mariacollege.edu.  Applications will be accepted until the position is filled. Priority will be given to those received by June 30, 2016.  

Maria College is an equal employment opportunity employer, and does not discriminate in its enrollment or employment practices for any reason, including race, sex, color, national origin, creed, sexual orientation, or mental or physical disability.

About Maria College

Founded in 1958 by the Religious Sisters of Mercy, Maria College of Albany is a private, co-educational, Catholic college that serves approximately 1000 students in a variety of degree and certificate programs. Known for its warm, caring culture, its personalized attention to students, flexible scheduling and highly affordable tuition, the college has entered an exciting period of growth as a two and four-year institution. Maria College has an excellent reputation for excellence in the health sciences, including nursing (LPN, RN and BSN) and occupational therapy assistant programs.  Other high demand majors include Liberal Arts, Psychology, Management (including B.S. in healthcare), Paralegal, and Health and Occupational Sciences. 

Maria College is an equal employment opportunity employer, and does not discriminate in its enrollment or employment practices for any reason, including race, sex, color, national origin, creed, sexual orientation, or mental or physical disability.