Human Resources - Faculty Jobs

The list below provides information about faculty positions currently available at Harding University. All candidates must be active members of the church of Christ and committed to Christian education.

Initial application should include a letter of interest and curriculum vitae. To complete the application three church references, three professional references, and a transcript of the highest degree are required.

Salary and rank are determined based on credentials and experience.

Positions

Brackett Library - Health Sciences Librarian

Seeking a full-time 12-month faculty member for Brackett Library.  The successful candidate must have a M.L.S. or equivalent degree preferably from an ALA accredited library program.  Preference will be given to those with three or more years’ experience in an academic library environment or the health science field.  Responsibilities include liaison activities, collection development, research assistance, developing resources, and conducting instructional sessions specifically for the Health Sciences. 

Interested individuals should submit application materials to Ms. Jean Waldrop, Library Director, Brackett Library, Box 12267, Searcy, AR 72149, or email jwaldrop@harding.edu.

College of Arts and Humanities - Foreign Language and International Studies

Seeking full-time faculty member. The successful candidate will hold a Ph.D. in Spanish or experience in a closely related field along with teaching and/or professional experience in cultural/global studies, translation and/or interpretation, or K-12 foreign language education. Candidates with training in ACTFL, oral proficiency and methodology preferred. Responsibilites will include advising, supervision of student research, and teaching both general and advanced courses.

Submit letter of interest, curriculum vitae, and unofficial transcripts of all graduate-level courses to Dr. Kristi Bond, chair, at knbond@harding.edu or Box 12263, Searcy, AR 72149.

College of Business Administration - Marketing

Seeking a full-time 9-month faculty member for the Paul R. Carter College of Business Administration beginning Fall 2018.  Preference will be given to a Ph.D. in a business field with at least eighteen graduate hours in Marketing. Preference will also be given to those with professional experience in marketing analytics, electronic marketing, and/or integrated marketing management.

The Paul R. Carter College of Business Administration is committed to the promotion of free markets and economic freedom.

Interested individuals should submit application materials to Dr. Jim Shelton, Associate Dean, Paul R. Carter College of Business Administration, Box 10774, Searcy, Ark.  72149, or email jgshelton@harding.edu.

Cannon-Clary College of Education - Educational Leadership

Seeking full-time 9-month faculty member for the educational leadership program beginning August 2018. The successful candidate will have an Ed.D. in Educational Leadership or a closely-related area, teaching experience in a K-12 school setting, and administrative experience with preference given to a district-level background. This position involves effectively teaching graduate-level students on- and off-campus and on some Saturdays (including face-to-face and eLearning platforms), supervising administrative interns throughout the state, advising doctoral candidates, collaborating with other instructors and on other assigned tasks, transitioning programs to new national and accreditation standards. Optional summer teaching load is under a separate contract.

Submit application materials to Dr. Kimberly Flowers, Director of Educational Leadership, Cannon-Clary College of Education, Box 12261, Harding University, Searcy, AR 72149, or send to kaflowers@harding.edu.

College of Pharmacy - Department of Pharmacy Practice

Seeking full-time 12-month faculty members. Applicants with internal medicine, ambulatory care, or clinical psychiatry specialty are encouraged to apply. Qualified applicants will possess a Pharm.D. as well as residency/fellowship training. At least two years of academic experience is preferred. Eligibility for pharmacy licensure in Arkansas is required. Responsibilities include didactic instruction in pharmacotherapy and related clinical sciences, maintenance of a clinical practice site for the purposes of service and experiential teaching, and active engagement in scholarship.

Submit application materials to Dr. Julie Kissack, Chair, Department of Pharmacy Practice, at jkissack@harding.edu or Harding University College of Pharmacy, Box 12230, Searcy, AR 72149.

College of Pharmacy - Director of Assessment

Seeking full-time director of assessment to manage implementation of a comprehensive program of assessment for the purpose of programmatic improvements in accordance with accreditation requirements for the college. Master's degree required; Ph.D. with emphasis in assessment, higher education, health and/or educational research or related field highly preferred. Consideration will be given to candidates that qualify for faculty status. Responsibilities include working with assessment committee, faculty, staff and administration to implement and review effective strategies for the assessment of student learning at the individual and program levels as well as assessment of college-level mission and goals.

Submit letter of interest and curriculum vitae to Dr. Jeff Mercer, Dean, College of Pharmacy, at jmercer1@harding.edu or Box 12230, Searcy, AR 72149.

College of Sciences - Department of Mathematics

Seeking a full-time 9-month faculty member. The successful candidate will possess a minimum of a Ph.D. in mathematics. Teaching experience is preferred. Background in statistics is preferred. Responsibilities will include teaching liberal arts mathematics courses as well as upper level mathematics and statistics courses.

Submit application materials to Dr. Ronald Smith, chair of the Department of Mathematics, at rgsmith@harding.edu.

International Programs - Harding University in Greece

Seeking faculty/administrator for Harding University in Greece (HUG). Experience in international administration and teaching across a broad range of topics, including Bible and Humanities, is preferred. Responsibilities include directing the study abroad program in Greece, which includes, but is not limited to, coordinating site tours, classes, accommodations, providing meals for student and faculty groups of 40+, overseeing the on-site staff and maintenance of the physical plant, and full accounting reports. HUG is conducted three semesters per year. Position reports directly to the dean of international programs. The successful candidate must possess a master’s degree; a doctorate is preferred.

The opening is anticipated for January 2019. Submit an introductory letter, curriculum vitae and contact information to Jeff Hopper, dean, at hopper@harding.edu or Box 10838, Searcy, AR 72149.

Additional Openings

Each year, Harding expects to have additional openings.  Individuals interested in faculty positions should contact the Dean or Chair of the College or Department to obtain more information about potential openings.  Contact information is available on the Colleges and Departments page of this web site, or by contacting provost@harding.edu

Candidates should be active members of the church of Christ and demonstrate a commitment to Christian education.  Harding University is a private Christian institution of higher education chiefly supported by the churches of Christ.

An Equal Opportunity Employer

Harding University is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not unlawfully discriminate in employment on the basis of race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, age, sex, disability or prior military service. Preference is given to persons whose lives exhibit respect for and support of the goals of Christian education. Unlawful discrimination is prohibited by Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, Age Discrimination in Employment Act of 1967, Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972, Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, and other applicable laws.

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