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    (814) 472-3264.
    Our office hours are 8:30AM to 4:00PM, Monday through Friday.
    Office of Human Resources
    Saint Francis University
    PO Box 600
    Loretto, PA 15940-0600

    Thank you for your interest in employment at Saint Francis University. Our community is our greatest strength, and the friendly atmosphere on campus tends to make employment here quite enjoyable.
    Saint Francis University is committed to diversity of students, staff, and faculty, and encourages applications from historically underrepresented individuals, women, veterans, and persons with disabilities.  As an employee, your safety & security is of primary importance.  For crime information and statistics, you may request an electronic copy of our Clery Report or view the SFU Clery Report online.
    We also offer a generous employee benefits package and many opportunities for professional advancement.

    To apply for a position, please follow the instructions below:

  • Job Opportunities

  • Administrative/Staff 

  • Administrative Assistant, Behavioral Sciences

    Search Status: Application material received by January 25, 2018 will receive primary consideration.


    Saint Francis University invites applications for a 9-month full time position as Administrative Assistant, Behavioral Sciences (Social Work, Psychology, and Sociology/Criminal Justice).  The Administrative Assistant is directly responsible to the Chairperson of Social Work Department and performs a variety of secretarial and administrative support duties for the Department Chairs, Program Coordinators and Directors, and individual faculty in Social Work, Psychology, and Sociology/Criminal Justice and also duties related to the IM4Q project as assigned by the Social Work Chair.


    High school graduate with specialized secretarial/data processing training either high school or through post-secondary school course and/or programs.  Proficient word processing, computer and data entry skills are mandatory.  Proficiency with Google and Microsoft Office Suite products (MS Word, Excel and Publisher) required, and a willingness to learn internal computing systems.  Proficient grammar, spelling, and proofreading skills along with organizational skills, event planning skills, interpersonal relations skills, and communications abilities required.  Proficiency and experience with using HTML and Web Content Management Systems, including Ektron, preferable.  Ability to operate standard office equipment.  Minimum of one-year administrative secretarial experience required.


    Apply on line, and then submit a letter of application, resume and names and addresses and phone numbers of three references to: positions@francis.edu


    Saint Francis University is committed to diversity of students, staff and faculty, and encourages applications from historically underrepresented individuals, women, veterans, and person with disabilities.  AA/EOE.

    Parkhurst- Executive Sous Chef

    JOB SUMMARY 
    As a part of the management team, the executive sous chef works under the direction of the executive chef as the second culinarian in a department where the managed volume is over 1.5 million dollars annually. This position is responsible for overseeing the food production team to ensure that Parkhurst standards of quality are met. The executive sous chef is responsible for supervising the culinary team, food purchasing, food specifications, meal preparation and service, and adherence to the Parkhurst Gold Standards. The executive sous chef develops and follows standardized recipes and utilizes other production tools to ensure food quality and cost objectives are met. This individual supervises, schedules, reviews and participates in the hiring and disciplinary process of the culinary staff and also assists in the professional development of the culinary team. This position participates in the planning and execution of special events. Performs related duties as assigned.


    Qualifications:
    Two or more years of progressive culinary experience in a leadership position. 
    Ability to organize workloads and meet time deadlines. 
    Strong leadership and team management skills desirable. 
    Experience with Microsoft software programs. 
    Associate's Degree in culinary arts preferred or equivalent job related experience.


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    Dining Services- Part Time

    Multiple opportunities for part time work in dining services for 2017-2018 school year including: Please note that these positions are not University positions.  Please call 814-472-3016 for more information.

    Cashier

    Baker

    Cashier

    Deli/Pizza/Prep Cooks

    Food Service/Salad Prep Workers

    Server

     

    Public Services Assistant-Evening Part Time

    Search Status: Application material received by February 28, 2018 will receive primary consideration.

    The Public Services Assistant – Part-Time Evening is directly responsible to the Head of Access Services for maintaining the operation of the public services desk and providing information regarding the library to university staff, students, and the general public. Essential duties of the position are process interlibrary loan requests, answer simple reference questions, check in/out materials using the online system, and maintain the stack area.  

    Required Education, Training, and Experience: High School graduate with library or customer service experience preferred. Proficient interpersonal relation skills, communication abilities, and organizational skills,   proficient computer skills in a Windows environment, knowledge of Microsoft Excel and Word, accurate typing and data entry skills, and the ability to operate standard office equipment  

    Work Schedule: Thursdays 6:00 to 11:00 p.m. and every third weekend, 30 hours a month (Fall and Spring Semesters)

    Complete an online application , then submit letter of
    application, resume, and names, addresses and phone numbers of three references to: positions@francis.edu

    Saint Francis University is committed to diversity of students, staff, and faculty, and encourages applications from historically underrepresented individuals, women, veterans, and persons with disability. 
    AA/EOE

  • Athletics

  • Assistant Director of University Bands

    Search Status: Application material receive by February 23, 2018 will receive primary consideration.

    Saint Francis University invites applications for an Assistant Director of Bands.  The Assistant Director of Bands is responsible to the Director of Bands, Senior Associate Director of Athletics and/or the Director of Athletics in the organization of various aspects of a Division I marching band program.

    The successful candidate must have a commitment to and responsibility for adhering to all rules and regulations of Saint Francis University, the NEC, and the NCAA.  In addition, the candidate must understand and actively support the mission of the Department of Athletics and Saint Francis University.

    Bachelor’s degree required. Master’s degree and/ or intercollegiate band experience preferred. Excellent oral, written, and interpersonal skills are essential.  

    Complete an online application, then submit letter of application, resume, and names, addresses and phone numbers of three references to: positions@francis.edu

    Saint Francis University is committed to diversity of students, staff, and faculty, and encourages applications from historically underrepresented individuals, women, veterans, and persons with disabilities.  AA/EOE


  • Faculty 

  • Accounting, Assistant Professor

    Search Status: Application material received by December 31, 2017 will receive primary consideration.

    The Shield’s School of Business at Saint Francis University invites applications for a tenure track Assistant Professor of Accounting position.  This position teaches graduate and undergraduate accounting courses, plus other business courses as needed, during the day and evenings as well as online.  

    Candidates must have a record of highly effective teaching, scholarship and service.  They must also possess excellent interpersonal skills and the ability to work collaboratively with others, as well as a willingness to serve on the Shield’s School of Business and University committees.  

    A Master’s degree in Accounting, Finance, or Business Administration (MBA), CPA or CMA or CFA Certification, plus at least two to five years of industry experience in accounting or finance required with the expectation that a doctoral degree will be completed.  A Ph.D. or D.B.A. in accounting, finance, or closely related area is preferred.

    To apply complete an online application , and then submit a letter of application, curriculum vitae, copies of transcripts, three current letters of reference to: positions@francis.edu.  

    Saint Francis University is committed to diversity of students, staff, and faculty, and encourages applications from historically underrepresented individuals, women, veterans, and persons with disabilities.  AA/EOE

    Physical Therapy, Assistant Professor

    Search Status: Primary consideration will be given to applications received before July 15, 2017.  

    Saint Francis University in Loretto, Pennsylvania invites applications for a newly created, full-time, 12 month tenured faculty position in their entry-level Doctoral program.  The Department of Physical Therapy is seeking a dynamic and dedicated individual interested in teaching in the program’s progressive curriculum.  Applicants recognized as a clinical specialist with teaching experience at the post-secondary level are encouraged to apply. The ideal candidate will have a record of clinical experience, teaching experience, and an active research agenda. Responsibilities include teaching in foundational clinical sciences and applied patient/ client management courses within our entry-level DPT program. 


    The successful candidate will engage in research, which may be through the Human Performance Laboratory or Center for Rehabilitation in the DiSepio Institute for Rural Health and Wellness.  Faculty will participate in service to the university, student advisement, and are encouraged to be involved in community outreach activities.  Faculty clinical practice opportunities are available through the on-campus Center for Rehabilitation.


    The successful candidate will hold a doctoral degree in Physical Therapy.  The candidate should hold, or provide proof of eligibility for, licensure in Pennsylvania, with a minimum of 3 years of clinical experience.  Preferred qualifications include: specialty certification, a terminal doctoral degree (PhD, EdD, DSc, or equivalent) or planned completion of a terminal doctoral degree, prior university level teaching experience, active APTA membership, and/or expertise in a specific content area.

    Apply online, and submit letter of application; resume; and names, addresses and phone numbers of three references to: positions@francis.edu

    The position is open until filled. Applicants with all areas of expertise are welcome to apply. 

    For more information related to this position, please contact Dr. Jessica Lieb Cammarata, Chair of the Search Committee.  She may be reached at jcammarata@francis.edu.

    Saint Francis University is committed to diversity of students, staff, and faculty, and encourages applications from historically underrepresented individuals, women, veterans, and persons with disabilities.  AA/EOE

    Psychology, Visiting Assistant Professor (Two Positions)

    Search Status: Application material received by March 3, 2018 will receive primary consideration.

    Saint Francis University is a liberal arts institution with over 23 Division I athletic teams, university bands, cheerleading and dance team.  The psychology department invites applications for two 1-year visiting positions at the Assistant Professor level.  These positions are open to applicants who specialize in one of the following areas: Social psychology, Health Psychology, and/or Sport psychology.  Successful applicants will begin fall 2018. Primary teaching responsibilities include undergraduate Social psychology, Personality, Health and Exercise psychology, Sport psychology and/or Introductory psychology, as relevant to areas of expertise.  

    Applicants should have a strong commitment to excellence in teaching, use of active pedagogies, multicultural education, and departmental and university governance.   Interest in involving undergraduate psychology majors in ongoing laboratory or community-based research is preferred. The Saint Francis University Psychology department has a strong track record in mentoring students for entry into graduate programs and for immediate post-graduate employment.  SFU Psychology faculty members also have the opportunity to participate in various other curricular and co-curricular programs, including an interdisciplinary Social Responsibility Minor, interdisciplinary Neuroscience Minor, interdisciplinary Rural Cancer Survivorship Research Center, DiSepio Institute for Rural Health and Wellness, and the SFU general education program.

    Qualifications include a Ph.D. in Psychology (qualified ABD’s will be considered). 

    To apply, fill out an online application  and submit a (i) letter of application, (ii) C.V., (iii) one-page statement of teaching philosophy, (iv) unofficial transcripts  and (v) three current letters of recommendation to  positions@francis.edu
     
    Saint Francis University is committed to diversity of students, staff, and faculty, and encourages applications from historically underrepresented individuals, women, veterans, and persons with disabilities. AA/EOE.