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Faculty Positions


Qualified applicants must submit  a letter of interest, resume, C.V., salary requirement, official transcripts of all college coursework, and contact information for three professional references. Unless otherwise specified, review of applicants will continue until positions are filled.


 

 

 

Assistant Professor of Biology

Position Description: The Newberry College Department of Sciences and Mathematics seeks to fill a full-time (nine month) tenure-track Assistant Professor of Biology position to begin August  2015 with an area of specialty preferred in genetics or cell biology.  The position includes teaching 12 credit hours per semester of courses ranging from Introductory Biology and upper level courses in area of specialty.  In addition faculty members serve on committees, advise students and accept other departmental and college wide duties.  A commitment to excellence in teaching, college service and scholarly activity are essential. 

Qualifications: An earned doctorate in Biology or related field. Desirable candidates will exhibit one or more of the following traits: Specialty in Genetics or Cell Biology.

Review of applications will begin October 1 and continue until the position is filled.  Search will remain open until filled. Applicants should send a letter of interest, C.V.,copies of transcripts and contact information for three professional references.  Any questions about the position contact Dr. Christina McCartha at christina.mccartha@newberry.edu. Electronic application materials preferred and may be emailed to Associate Dean Dale Brown at dale.brown@newberry.edu. Please include "Assistant Professor of Biology" in the subject line. Or mail hard copies to:

Associate Dean Dale Brown
Newberry College
2100 College Street
Newberry, SC 29108

803.321.5620

 

 

Chair, Department of Teacher Education 

Position Description: Newberry College, a small liberal arts college in the Lutheran higher education tradition, seeks a dynamic individual to fill the position of department chair for the Department of Teacher Education, with a possible starting date of January 2015.  This appointment is a tenure track, 12-month position, which requires an individual who desires to build upon a strong foundation and history of Teacher Education at Newberry College. The Department of Teacher Education is fully accredited by NCATE (now CAEP) and serves a traditional student population of over 150 students.

Qualifications:The candidate will hold an earned doctorate (Ph.D. or Ed. D.) in Education from a regionally accredited institution; have experience in program assessment for NCATE/CAEP; have several years of experience in public education; be an effective and timely communicator; have experience with budgeting; and have leadership experience in a team environment. The ideal candidate will demonstrate a desire to collaborate with multiple constituents and commit to growth and the development of a future graduate program.

Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. Applicants should send a letter of interest, C.V., a statement of teaching philosophy, unofficial graduate transcripts, and contact information for three professional references. Electronic application materials are preferred and may be emailed to Associate Dean Dale Brown at academic.application@newberry.edu. Please include "Chair, Department of Teacher Education" in the subject line.Or mail hard copies to

Associate Dean Dale Brown

Newberry College
2100 College Street
Newberry, SC 29108

803.321.5191


Assistant Professor of Sociology

Position Description:  The Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences at Newberry College invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor in Sociology beginning August 2015. 

Qualifications:  Ph.D. in Sociology required.  We seek energetic and dynamic candidates who have expertise in Criminology or Criminal Justice and one or more of the following areas:  theory, gender, or stratification.  Candidates are expected to have teaching experience and academic scholarship commensurate with the rank of assistant professor.

Review of applications will continue through December 1, 2014. Applicants should send a letter of interest, C.V., a statement of teaching philosophy, a copy of unofficial transcripts of graduate coursework, and contact information for three professional references.

Electronic application materials preferred and should be emailed to Associate Dean Dale Brown at academic.application@newberry.edu. Please include "Assistant Professor of Sociology" in the subject line. Or mail hard copies to:

Associate Dean Dale Brown
Newberry College
2100 College Street
Newberry, SC 29108

803.321.5620

Chair, Department of Social & Behavioral Sciences

Position Description:  Newberry College seeks to fill a full-time (twelve month), tenure track department chair position in the Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences to begin July 2015. The Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences consists of the following disciplines:  Psychology, Political Science, Sociology, Criminal Justice and Social Work.

Qualifications:  The appropriate candidate will hold the rank of Associate Professor or Professor and have requisite teaching and/or administrative experience equivalent to rank; the appropriate candidate will also have demonstrated competence in academic program review, assessment (internal, SACS, NCATE/CAEP, etc.), budgeting, strategic planning and implementation, supervision of faculty, advisement and recruitment in the setting of a liberal arts institution. Additionally, the candidate will hold a Ph.D from a regionally accredited university in any of the above listed disciplines, though a Ph.D in Psychology, Sociology or Criminal Justice will have highest consideration. 

Review of applications will begin November 10, 2014 and continue through December 2014.  Applicants should send a letter of interest, C.V., a statement of teaching philosophy, unofficial transcripts of graduate coursework, and contact information for three professional references.

Electronic application materials preferred and should be emailed to Associate Dean Dale Brown at academic.application@newberry.edu. Please include "Chair, Department of Social & Behavioral Sciences" in the subject line. Or mail hard copies to:

Associate Dean Dale Brown
Newberry College
2100 College Street
Newberry, SC 29108

803.321.5620

 

 

The mission of Newberry College, founded in 1856, is to prepare students in the Lutheran liberal arts tradition through its supportive academic community for lifelong intellectual and personal development, meaningful vocation, and engaged citizenship in the global society.

 

 

Job advertisements reflect the general details considered necessary to describe the principal functions of the job identified and shall not necessarily be construed as a detailed description of all the work requirements that may be inherent in the job. Job ads do not constitute an employment agreement or contract of employment, expressed or implied. Unless designated in writing and signed by the College President, all College employees are considered to be "EMPLOYED AT WILL." Newberry College reserves the right to change, alter, and amend job descriptions, functions, and duties at the pleasure of the College President or Board of Trustees.