Employment Opportunities

Thank you for your interest in a career with Cairn University.  Below is a listing of positions currently available. To apply, please complete the online Employment Application. You may upload and submit your resume/CV and cover letter with the application.

Newly-hired and current employees can access more information on the HR Portal.

If you are an employer seeking to fill an opening or a job seeker looking for employment outside the University, please contact our Career Center.

Current Faculty Openings

School of Liberal Arts and Sciences - Full-Time Faculty, Biology

The School of Liberal Arts and Sciences is seeking a full-time faculty member to teach Biology in Fall of 2019 pending budget approval.  Courses will be determined based on the candidate’s area of specialty.  Possible lab courses include, but are not limited to, genetics, cell and molecular biology, ecology, and marine biology.  Other duties include working with the Dean and faculty to make improvements and updates to course content and delivery.

Candidates must have a master’s degree in Biology.  Preference will be given to candidates with a PhD.    Teaching experience is required.  Experience teaching laboratory-based biology courses is also preferred.

Candidates for faculty positions are required to profess a personal faith in Jesus Christ, be in agreement with the University’s Statement of Faith, and abide by the standards of conduct and professional guidelines of the University. Candidates must be able to articulate and incorporate a biblically centered worldview into their field of teaching. To apply, please complete the online Employment Application. You may upload and submit your resume/CV and cover letter with the application.

School of Liberal Arts and Sciences - Full-Time Faculty, Mathematics

The School of Liberal Arts and Sciences is seeking a full-time faculty member to teach Mathematics in Fall of 2019 pending budget approval.  Possible courses include, but are not limited to, probability and statistics, consumer math, calculus, and physics.   Other duties include working with the Dean and faculty to make improvements and updates to course content and delivery.

Candidates must have a master’s degree in Mathematics.  Preference will be given to candidates with a PhD.    Teaching experience is required.

Candidates for faculty positions are required to profess a personal faith in Jesus Christ, be in agreement with the University’s Statement of Faith, and abide by the standards of conduct and professional guidelines of the University. Candidates must be able to articulate and incorporate a biblically centered worldview into their field of teaching. To apply, please complete the online Employment Application. You may upload and submit your resume/CV and cover letter with the application.

School of Liberal Arts and Sciences - Adjunct Faculty, Statistics

The School of Liberal Arts and Sciences is seeking an adjunct faculty member to teach undergraduate statistics in the fall of 2018.  The course is offered on Wednesday/Friday from 1:15 to 2:30pm.  In addition to teaching, other duties include working with the Dean and faculty to make improvements and updates to course content and delivery.  Candidates must have a master’s degree in Mathematics or Statistics or a related field.  Teaching experience is a requirement.

Candidates for faculty positions are required to profess a personal faith in Jesus Christ, be in agreement with the University’s Statement of Faith, and abide by the standards of conduct and professional guidelines of the University. Candidates must be able to articulate and incorporate a biblically centered worldview into their field of teaching. To apply, please complete the online Employment Application. You may upload and submit your resume/CV and cover letter with the application.

School of Liberal Arts and Sciences - Adjunct Faculty, Art

The School of Liberal Arts and Sciences is seeking an adjunct faculty member to teach Art in the Spring 2019 semester.  Possible courses include, but are not limited to, serigraphy, interactive media design, typography, and design applications.  Other duties include working with the Dean and faculty to make improvements and updates to course content and delivery.  Candidates must have a master’s degree in Art or a related field.  Teaching experience is a requirement.

Candidates for faculty positions are required to profess a personal faith in Jesus Christ, be in agreement with the University’s Statement of Faith, and abide by the standards of conduct and professional guidelines of the University. Candidates must be able to articulate and incorporate a biblically centered worldview into their field of teaching. To apply, please complete the online Employment Application. You may upload and submit your resume/CV and cover letter with the application.

School of Education - Full-Time Online ABA Practicum Coordinator/Advisor

The School of Education is seeking to fill a Practicum Coordinator/Advisor position for its Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) programs.  This faculty position may begin part-time in October or November 2018 and become full-time in July 2019 (pending budget approval).  Relocation is not required for candidates living out of the Langhorne, PA area.

Responsibilities include: Coordinate and supervise ABA practicums per University and BCBA/BcaBA credential requirements; Oversee ABA faculty practicum supervisors and conduct supervisor orientation and training sessions; Communicate with practicum sites to facilitate placement arrangements and practicum implementation; process practicum agreements, MOUs, and applications; manage and update practicum courses, documentation, and eLearning online course pages; manage inquiries from prospective and current ABA students; provide orientation program information, and academic advising to ABA students; and teach online ABA coursework or provide supervision to ABA practicum students at an amount consistent with the University’s workload policy.

Applicants with the following qualifications will be considered:  Hold current BCBA credential and have at least three years of ABA clinical and/or supervisory experience; Possess excellent organizational, leadership, and written and verbal communication skills; Able to work autonomously and is detail-oriented, team-oriented, and proficient in using computer and online technology.

Candidates for faculty positions are required to profess a personal faith in Jesus Christ, be in agreement with the University’s Statement of Faith, and abide by the standards of conduct and professional guidelines of the University. Candidates must be able to articulate and incorporate a biblically-centered worldview into their field of teaching.

To apply, please complete the online Employment Application. You may upload and submit your resume/CV and cover letter, and unofficial transcripts with the application.

School of Education - Adjunct Faculty, Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA)

The School of Education is seeking to fill currently-open faculty positions for its Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) program.

Cairn University’s uniquely designed online ABA programs are the first Christian University programs worldwide that integrate extensive autism training with coursework that meets the Board Certified Behavior Analyst (BCBA) coursework requirements and also provide credentials for the MS in Special Education degree in ABA and Graduate Certificate in ABA.  For additional information on the programs please visit https://cairn.edu/academics/education/.

The University seeks adjunct faculty to work in distinct roles within this program as described below.  Candidates for these positions are required to have a BCBA credential in good standing and have at least three years ABA clinical and/or supervisory experience.  Preference will be given to candidates who have online higher education teaching experience, at least five years BCBA experience, and/or a doctoral degree.  Successful candidates will not be required to relocate to the Langhorne, PA area.

ABA Online Faculty –

This position is responsible to:  facilitate the course using established content, assignments, rubrics, expectations, syllabus and schedule as provided; enhance the instruction by providing theoretical and practical knowledge and application; grade assignments and participate in, monitor, and assign grades based on student participation in discussion forums; perform other duties typical to an instructor for an online course.

ABA Intensive Practicum Faculty –

This position is responsible to:  provide effective weekly online group and/or individual supervision to students who are completing their intensive practicum; observe and evaluate students via recorded videos of students working with clients; provide feedback, guidance, modeling, and training in behavior analytic skills; perform other duties typical to a BCBA supervisor as stipulated by the BACB.

Candidates for faculty positions are required to profess a personal faith in Jesus Christ, be in agreement with the University’s Statement of Faith, and abide by the standards of conduct and professional guidelines of the University. Candidates must be able to articulate and incorporate a biblically-centered worldview into their field of teaching.To apply, please complete the online Employment Application. You may upload and submit your resume/CV and cover letter with the application.

School of Education - Online Adjunct Faculty, Special Education

The School of Education is seeking to fill an online adjunct faculty position in the Special Education Department. The position includes developing and teaching online Reading courses. The University is seeking to fill this position for Fall 2018.

The candidate must have a master’s degree in Special Education, Education, or related field; current state Special Education certification or Reading Specialist certification; and a minimum of five years of experience in Special Education, Reading, or related field. Candidates with an EdD, PhD, or ABD in Special Education, Reading, or related field are preferred. Preference is also given to candidates with Wilson Reading System certification and/or experience in online course development and instruction at the college level.

Candidates for faculty positions are required to profess a personal faith in Jesus Christ, be in agreement with the University’s Statement of Faith, and abide by the standards of conduct and professional guidelines of the University. Candidates must be able to articulate and incorporate a biblically-centered worldview into their field of teaching. To apply, please complete the online Employment Application. You may upload and submit your resume/CV and cover letter with the application.

To apply, please complete the online Employment Application. You may upload and submit your resume/CV and cover letter, and unofficial transcripts with the application.

To obtain additional information about the position, please contact Dr. Joey Beeson, Dean, School of Education, Telephone: 215-702-4287; Email: jbeeson@cairn.edu.

Current Staff Openings

Campus Services - Full-Time Custodian, Third Shift

Cairn University is seeking candidates to fill a full-time 3rd shift custodial services position, working a usual schedule of Sunday/Monday through Thursday/Friday from 10:30 p.m. to 6:30 a.m.  Accountable to the Director of Campus Services and to the 3rd shift supervisor, this position is responsible to perform housekeeping services and may assist with grounds maintenance such as snow removal, and minor maintenance and repair work.

Applicants must have a high school degree; be able to meet physical requirements of the position with or without accommodation; reliably work independently in the fulfillment of responsibilities; and exhibit trustworthiness in the use of master keys and in efficient use of time. Prior experience in custodial services preferred.

Candidates  are required to profess a personal faith in Jesus Christ, be in agreement with the University’s Statement of Faith, and abide by the standards of conduct and professional guidelines of the University. To apply, please complete the online Employment Application. You may upload and submit your resume and cover letter with the application.

Office of Human Resources

Cairn University does not discriminate against any person because of race, gender, color, age, national or ethnic origin, veteran status, or known physical disability in the administration of its employment policies or practices.

Why Work at Cairn University?

Cairn University exists to educate students to serve Christ in the church, society, and the world as biblically minded, well-educated, and professionally competent men and women of character. If you want to work in higher ed while discipling students in a community of like-minded Christian colleagues, consider joining us at Cairn University. Our park-like campus in Langhorne, PA is located just 25 minutes from Center City Philadelphia. All faculty and staff at Cairn University, regardless of position, strive to exhibit a maturing faith in Christ, continually grow in character, and mentor the students who have chosen to walk a different path with us.

Generous Vacation (PTO) Policy

Generous Vacation (PTO) Policy

Family-Friendly Christian Community

Family-Friendly Christian Community

Academic & Cultural Events

Academic & Cultural Events

Health Insurance (Medical, Dental, Vision, Rx)

Health Insurance (Medical, Dental, Vision, Rx)

Retirement & 403(b) Matching

Retirement & 403(b) Matching

Tuition Discounts

Tuition Discounts

Note: Benefit eligibility may vary by employment status.

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