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

College of Allied Health - Athletic Training

Seeking a full-time, twelve-month faculty member to serve as the Clinical Education Coordinator within a CAATE accredited Athletic Training Program. Candidates holding a doctoral degree (or willingness to immediately pursue a doctoral degree) are preferred. Minimum qualifications include a master’s degree, athletic training certification, and two (2) years clinical experience. At least two (2) years teaching experience within a CAATE accredited Athletic Training Program is also preferred. This is a non-clinical position. Responsibilities will include didactic instruction, as well as coordination and assessment of clinical education.

Submit cover letter and resume to Brian Cox, Director, Athletic Training, at bhcox@hardng.edu or HU Box 12281, Searcy, AR 72149.

College of Allied Health - Department of Communication Sciences & Disorders

Seeking a full-time, nine-month faculty member. Candidates holding a Ph.D. (or willingness to immediately pursue a Ph.D.) are preferred. Qualified individuals must hold CCC from the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association. Experience with adult neurogenic disorders (including TBI) and voice disorders is highly desirable. Teaching opportunities at both the undergraduate and graduate level and opportunities for clinical education are available.

Submit application materials to Dr. Melanie Meeker, chair, department of communication sciences & disorders, at mmeeker@harding.edu or HU Box 10872, Searcy, AR 72149.

College of Arts & Humanities - Art & Design

The Department of Art & Design is seeking a full-time faculty person qualified to teach foundation studio classes, art history, and art education. Course work and/or experience in animation is desirable. The candidate should have at least three years of experience teaching Art in a K-12 environment, but not necessarily in both elementary and high school settings. It is desirable that the candidate be TESS trained (teacher evaluation and support system). The candidate must have at least a Master’s degree, but the MFA, PhD, EdD, or other relevant terminal degree is preferred.

To apply, submit a letter of application, curriculum vitae and statement of teaching interests to Dr. John Keller at jkeller@harding.edu or to 915 E. Market St., Harding University Box 12253, Searcy, AR 72149.

College of Arts & Humanities - Music

The Department of Music is seeking a full-time, nine-month faculty position to begin August 1, 2019, in the area of Instrumental Conducting.  The successful candidate will have minimum of a master’s degree in instrumental conducting, music education, or a closely related field. A doctorate is preferred but not required. Experience teaching in higher education or secondary education is desirable. Applicants must be an active member of the Church of Christ.

Primary responsibilities include conducting, administering, and recruiting for the wind ensemble, orchestra, and other ensembles based on the candidate’s qualifications and strengths.  Other teaching duties as assigned. Experience teaching low brass or strings preferred but not required. Wind band conducting experience is desired.

Submit introductory letter, curriculum vita, and contact information to Dr. Wesley Parker, Chair of Instrumental Conducting Search Committee, Department of Music, HU Box 10767, Searcy, AR 72149, or wparker@harding.edu

Paul R. Carter College of Business Administration - Accounting

ACCOUNTING PROFESSOR

Seeking a full-time faculty member for the Paul R. Carter College of Business Administration with appointment beginning Fall, 2019.  Preference will be given to a Ph.D. in Accounting or a Master’s degree with 18-hours of Accounting and/or significant Accounting experience. 

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

Interested individuals should submit a letter of application, a current vitae, three church references, three professional references and a transcript of the highest degree awarded.  Please send applications to Dr. Phil Brown, Paul R. Carter College of Business Administration, Box 10774, Searcy, Ark.  72149 or pbrown@harding.edu

Paul R. Carter College of Business Administration - Department of Finance

DEPARTMENT OF FINANCE. Seeking full-time faculty member for the Paul R. Carter College of Business Administration.

Preference will be given to a Ph.D. in a business field with at least 18 graduate hours of  finance.

Submit a letter of application, current vitae, three church references, three professional references, and a transcript of the highest degree awarded to Dan Summers, finance department chair, at dsummers@harding.edu or Box 10774, Searcy, AR 72149.

Paul R. Carter Graduate School of Business - Online Adjunct

Seeking adjunct graduate faculty to teach online courses in the new Master of Science in Information Systems. Qualifications include an earned terminal degree (ABD considered) in information technology, information systems, cyber security, computer science, data analytics, information assurance or a closely related field. Online instruction experience required. Course design experience preferred.

Submit application materials to Dr. Allen Frazier, dean, Carter College of Business at afrazier@harding.edu,  or HU Box 10774, Searcy, AR 72149.

Paul R. Carter College of Business Administration - Marketing/Management

BUSINESS PROFESSOR. Seeking a full-time faculty member for the Paul R. Carter College of Business Administration with appointment beginning Fall 2019.  Preference will be given to a Ph.D. in a business field with at least eighteen graduate hours in Marketing and/or Management. 

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

Submit a letter of application, a current vitae, three church references, three professional references and a transcript of the highest degree awarded.  Please send applications to Dr. Allen Frazier, Dean, Paul R. Carter College of Business Administration at afrazier@harding.edu, or HU Box 10774, Searcy, Ark.  72149.

Canon-Clary College of Education - General Education

Seeking full-time faculty position in the area of General Education.  

Qualifications. The successful candidate will have a doctorate in an area of Education or a closely related area and should have teaching experience in a K-12 school setting. Experience teaching in higher education with leadership responsibilities and research and statistics is preferred.  Experience working with accrediting agencies such as CAEP would be helpful. Candidates should hold a current teaching license.  

Responsibilities. This position includes teaching responsibilities, advising, serving on committees, and other assigned tasks. This is a nine- or ten-month contract position located at the main campus in Searcy, Arkansas. Summer hours will also be required under a separate arrangement. Applicants must be an active member of the Church of Christ. Questions regarding this position may be directed to Dr. Clara Carroll at 501-279-4501 or ccarroll@harding.edu.

Submit introductory letter, curriculum vita, and contact information to Dr. Clara Carroll, Associate Dean, Cannon-Clary College of Education, Box 12254, Harding University, Searcy, AR 72149, or send to ccarroll@harding.edu. All positions contingent upon funding.

Carr College of Nursing

Carr College of Nursing

The Carr College of Nursing invites applications for a faculty position in the Masters of Science in Nursing, Family Nurse Practitioner track as an assistant/associate professor of nursing beginning August 2019. Applicants should maintain an active nursing license, be eligible for RN and APRN licensing in the state of Arkansas, have a M.S.N, be nationally certified as a family nurse practitioner, and have work experience in a primary care practice. A candidate with a Ph.D, D.N.P. or related doctoral degree is preferred, and experienced, qualified applicants currently pursuing a doctoral degree will be considered.

The successful candidate is expected to work collaboratively in shared governance with the administration and faculty of the college of nursing, teach hybrid online courses and demonstrate a willingness to participate in a culture of continuous quality improvement in accreditation implementation. The college of nursing encourages applicants who are willing to facilitate exceptional distance and face-to-face student learning environments, value mentoring and advising students, and are willing to engage in service for the university, profession, and community. Applicants will be expected to pursue scholarly interests, and engage students in these activities.  

For more information or to submit application materials, contact skehl@harding.edu or HU Box 12265, Searcy, AR 72149.

College of Sciences - Engineering & Physics

The Department of Engineering and Physics seeks applicants for a full-time faculty position in Physics.  Rank will be commensurate with experience.  Candidates with a Ph.D. in Physics or a closely related field are preferred.  The primary responsibilities for this position include curriculum development and teaching of undergraduate lecture and laboratory courses.

To apply, submit a letter of application, curriculum vitae and statement of teaching interests to Dr. Zane Gastineau at zgastineau@harding.edu or to Harding University Box 12290, Searcy, AR 72149.  For more information, email Dr. Gastineau or call 501-279-5440.

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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