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 spiritual references, three professional references, a statement of teaching philosophy, and an official transcript for all degrees earned are required.

Salary and rank are determined based on credentials and experience.

Positions

College of Allied Health - Athletic Training Department

 Seeking a full-time, 12-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 years clinical experience. At least two years teaching experience within a CAATE-accredited athletic training program is also preferred. Responsibilities will include didactic instruction, as well as coordination and assessment of clinical education.  

Submit application materials to Brian Cox, Director, Athletic Training, at bhcox@harding.edu or HU Box 12281, Searcy, AR 72149.

College of Allied Health - Athletic Training Department

Seeking a full-time, 9-month faculty member. 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 years clinical experience. At least two years teaching experience within a CAATE-accredited athletic training program is also preferred. This is a non-clinical position. Responsibilities will include didactic instruction within a CAATE-accredited athletic training program.

Submit application materials to Brian Cox, Director, Athletic Training, at bhcox@harding.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 Allied Health - Department of Communication Sciences & Disorders

Seeking a full-time, nine-month faculty member. A candidate holding a Ph.D. (or willingness to immediately pursue a Ph.D.) would be highly desired although candidates holding a master's degree will be considered. Qualified individuals must hold the Certificate of Clinical Competence from the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association and state licensure in Arkansas, or eligibility to pursue Arkansas state licensure. Experience with supervising speech-language pathology assistants and familiarity with state licensure requirements for SLPAs is highly desirable. Teaching, academic advising and clinical supervision at the undergraduate level will be expected.
  
Submit application materials to Dr. Melanie Meeker, Chair, at  mmeeker@harding.edu or HU Box 10872, Searcy, AR 72149.

College of Allied Health - Department of Physician Assistant Studies

Seeking qualified applicants for a full-time 12-month principal faculty position; rank will be commensurate with applicant experience.  Responsibilities will include teaching the program’s core curriculum, advising and mentoring students, assisting with the hands-on practical training of students in various clinical practice skills, maintaining clinical competency through appropriate practice, conducting scholarly activity in the faculty's area of expertise, and engaging in service to the college, university, and community.

Qualified applicants will be expected to be very familiar with the breadth of primary care and should possess a minimum of a Master's Degree in Physician Assistant Studies or similar field with a minimum of three years of clinical experience; prior teaching experience is preferred.  PA applicants should be NCCPA certified and eligible for licensure as a Physician Assistant in the state of Arkansas.

Submit application materials to Dr. Michael McGalliard, Dean, Harding University College of Allied Health, mmcgalliard@harding.edu, or Box 12292, 915 E. Market Ave., Searcy, AR 72149-5615

College of Allied Health - Physical Therapy Program

Seeking a full-time, 12-month faculty member beginning May 2020. Applicants must have a Doctor of Physical Therapy or lower level physical therapy degree with a terminal degree such as Ph.D., DHS or Ed.D. Additionally, the candidate must hold a current PT license with eligibility for licensure in Arkansas. Preference will be given to those with experience in orthotics and prosthetics, cardiopulmonary and geriatric practice.

Submit application materials to Dr. Kevin Ramey, Program Director, at kramey1@harding.edu or HU Box 12292, Searcy, AR 72149.

College of Arts and Humanities - Department of Music

Seeking a full-time faculty member to join the Department of Music with a concentration in collaborative piano. Doctorate preferred. Documented and demonstrated success at the collegiate level as piano instructor and collaborative pianist required. Established membership in the churches of Christ. Experience in teaching elementary music education is preferred.

Submit application materials to Dr. Wesley Parker, Chair, Department of Music, at wparker@harding.edu or HU Box 10767, Searcy, AR 72149.

College of Pharmacy - Pharmacy Practice

Seeking a full-time, 12-month administrative faculty member at the rank of associate or full professor to serve as Chair of the Department of Pharmacy Practice. Responsibilities include mentoring, developing, and evaluating faculty in the areas of teaching, practice, scholarship, and service; establishing faculty workloads using an annual planning process; developing pharmacy practice sites for faculty in conjunction with the Office of Experiential Education; fostering research and scholarship among department faculty; setting, evaluating, and achieving department goals and objectives consistent with the college and university missions; and maintaining an innovative doctor of pharmacy curriculum. Qualified applicants will have a practice and teaching background commiserate with the expectations of the position, including a terminal pharmacy degree (Ph.D. and/or Pharm.D.). A minimum of ten years within an academic setting is preferred with evidence of three to five years in a managerial or executive leadership position with increasing responsibilities in academic administration.

Submit application materials to Dr. Jeff Mercer, Dean, Harding University College of Pharmacy, jmercer1@harding.edu, or Box 12230, 915 E. Market Ave., Searcy, AR 72149.

Paul R. Carter College of Business Administration - Information Systems

Seeking a full-time faculty member to teach undergraduate and graduate courses in business data analytics. Minimum qualifications include a master’s degree in information systems or equivalent and either 18 hours of relevant doctoral study or eight years of industry experience in the data analytics field. A doctorate in information systems with a concentration in data science or data analytics is preferred. The candidate should have an understanding of the statistical and data quality concepts underpinning analytics; a working knowledge of the major analytics tools/platforms, reporting and visualization software; proficiency in a scripting language such as Python, R, SAS; and experience with SQL. The Paul R. Carter College of Business Administration is committed to the promotion of free markets and economic freedom. 

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

Paul R. Carter College of Business Administration - Management

Seeking a full-time faculty member for the Paul R. Carter College of Business Administration with appointment beginning Fall 2020.  A preference will be given to candidates holding a Ph.D. in a business field with at least eighteen graduate hours in management. Preference will also be given to those with professional experience in the management field.

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

Please send application materials to Mike Allen, Paul R. Carter College of Business Administration, mallen7@harding.edu or Box 10774, Searcy, AR 72149.  

Paul R. Carter College of Business Administration - Marketing

Seeking a full-time faculty member for the Paul R. Carter College of Business Administration with appointment beginning Fall, 2020.  A 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 and/or electronic marketing.

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. Allen Frazier, Dean, Paul R. Carter College of Business Administration, Box 10774, Searcy, Ark.  72149.  Email address is: afrazier@harding.edu

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.

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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