ADJUNCT PROFESSOR, BIOLOGY
Randolph-Macon College seeks an adjunct professor to teach 2 sections of Human Anatomy and Physiology during spring 2014. Classes start on February 10th and run through May 23rd. Master's degree required. Interested candidates should submit electronically a cover letter, CV, and list of three professional references all in one attachment to Professor Charles Gowan at email@example.com. Review of applications will begin immediately. Randolph-Macon is a co-educational, residential, liberal arts college in Ashland, Virginia, 15 miles north of Richmond and an equal opportunity employer.
ASSISTANT PROFESSOR OF RELIGIOUS STUDIES
Randolph-Macon College invites applications for a tenure track appointment in the Department of Religious Studies, beginning fall 2014, at the rank of Assistant Professor. Area of specialization: Bible. The successful candidate will be willing and able to teach a wide range of courses in both Old Testament/Hebrew Bible and New Testament/Christian Scriptures, along with an occasional course outside the area of Bible, such as Introduction to Religion, Christianity, or Judaism. He or she will also be expected to conduct research and pursue scholarly development activities and to participate in service to the college. Teaching duties include seven courses (3/1/3), balanced between introductory Bible courses and topical courses (The Bible and Film, The Bible in America, and Women in the Bible) as well as some upper level Bible courses and new courses in the person’s areas of concentration and interest. Ph.D. preferred, A.B.D. considered; evidence of effective teaching experience preferred. Ability to teach Biblical Hebrew is a plus. We seek a teacher-scholar who demonstrates excellence in teaching, commitment to teaching undergraduates in a liberal arts context, collegiality, flexibility, creativity, and interest in interdisciplinary work. The successful candidate will be an engaging instructor who can generate and sustain student interest in a variety of courses that focus, in various ways, on the Bible. He or she will be capable of and amenable to thinking theologically and ethically about the Bible, as well as historically and analytically. Applicants should submit a cover letter, CV, transcripts (official or unofficial), and evidence of effective teaching, all in one PDF document, via e-mail to Mimi Carter (MimiCarter@rmc.edu), with the subject line: Religious Studies Search. Three current letters of recommendation should be sent to the same e-mail address, directly from those serving as references. Preliminary interviews will be conducted at the 2013 annual meeting of the SBL & AAR. Completed applications received by Jan. 10, 2014, will receive full consideration; review of applications will continue until the position is filled. We strongly encourage applications from women and minorities. Randolph-Macon College is a residential, liberal arts, undergraduate college affiliated with the United Methodist Church, located just north of Richmond, Virginia. EOE.
VISITING ASSISTANT PROFESSOR OF GERMAN
The Department of Modern Languages seeks a visiting Assistant Professor in German language, culture and literature. The successful candidate will have experience in the development of innovative courses in Germanic studies and must demonstrate dedication to excellence in scholarship in order to teach courses on a broad spectrum of literary and cultural phenomena concerning Germany and German speaking countries. A secondary interest in areas such as politics, business and service learning is preferred. A strong commitment to liberal arts education is essential. Ph.D. in hand by August 2014 and near-native fluency in English and German are required. Please send full dossier (including letter of application, CV, transcripts, three letters of recommendation and a statement of teaching philosophy and research interest, all in one attachment) to the Faculty Administrative Assistant Ms. Mimi Carter at Mimicarter@rmc.edu by no later than December 1, 2013. Interviews will be conducted at the MLA convention in January 2014. Randolph-Macon College is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Minorities are strongly encouraged to apply.
The department of Modern Languages at Randolph-Macon College in Ashland, Virginia, announces a full-time tenure-track position in French at the level of Assistant Professor beginning August 2014. Teaching responsibilities include all levels of French language and a variety of upper-level courses in literature and culture. Specifically, we are seeking an individual with a strong background in pre-19th-century literature and culture and a secondary interest in areas such as cinema, politics, business and or service learning. The successful candidate will complement our current departmental offerings in Francophone studies, and assist in developing an innovative and evolving French curriculum.
Candidates must demonstrate excellence in teaching and an active research agenda. A strong commitment to liberal arts education is essential. Completed Ph. D. in French by August 2014 preferred but ABD considered. Native or near-native proficiency required. Please send full dossier (including letter of application, CV, transcripts, three letters of recommendation and a statement of teaching philosophy and research interest, all in one attachment) to the Faculty Administrative Assistant Ms. Mimi Wright at MimiWright@rmc.edu by no later than December 1, 2013. Interviews will be conducted at the MLA convention in Chicago in January 2014. Randolph-Macon College is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Minorities are strongly encouraged to apply. For more information, please visit our website at www.rmc.edu.
Randolph-Macon College is seeking to fill a tenure-track Computer Science position with a rank of Assistant or Associate Professor to begin September, 2014. The successful candidate is expected to teach a variety of courses at the undergraduate level, to pursue scholarly development activities including student research, and to participate in service to the college. A Ph.D. in Computer Science or a closely related field is required. Candidates interested in working closely with students, dedicated to high quality teaching, and who have interest in developing interdisciplinary courses or programs will be given preference. Randolph-Macon is a co-educational, residential, liberal arts college in Ashland, Virginia, 15 miles north of Richmond. Review of applications will begin on October 21 and continue until the position is filled. Candidates should submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae, statement of teaching philosophy, statement of research interests, transcripts (official or photocopy), and three current letters of recommendation all in one PDF document via email to Barbara Wirth at firstname.lastname@example.org with the subject line Computer Science Search. Randolph-Macon College is an equal opportunity employer. Women and minorities are strongly encouraged to apply.
CHINESE SEARCH - ASIAN STUDIES PROGRAM TENURE TRACK
The Asian Studies Program at Randolph-Macon College invites applications for a tenure-track assistant professorship in Chinese, beginning August 2014. Candidates must hold a Ph.D. by the time of appointment, and speak English and Mandarin Chinese with native or near-native fluency. The successful candidate will demonstrate excellence in teaching Chinese, plus the ability to teach in a secondary area such as literature, film, or culture (but not history).
Willingness to participate in, and eventually lead, January term travel courses to Asia is desirable. The successful candidate should recognize the importance of teaching in a small, collegial, liberal arts environment, and be willing to play a key role in the continued growth of the Asian Studies Program.
Candidates should submit a cover letter addressing teaching and research interests, acurriculum vitae, unofficial graduate transcripts, and three letters of recommendation to Todd Munson c/o Ms. Mimi Wright at email@example.com. If possible, please submit as one attachment titled with the candidate's last name and first initial.
Review of applications will begin on October 31st and continue until the position is filled. EOE.
EXECUTIVE ASSISTANT TO THE PRESIDENT
Randolph-Macon College invites applications and nominations for the position of Executive Assistant to the President. Reporting directly to the President of the College, the Executive Assistant works in cooperation with the Senior Staff and other management officers to carry out institutional directives and to provide assurance that activities conducted are consistent with the mission, policies and best interests of the College.
The Executive Assistant will actively participate as a member of the President’s senior administrative team and serve on and/or provide leadership to key administrative boards, groups, task forces and committees as assigned. He/she will serve as staff liaison to the Board of Trustees and in consultation with the President and Board Chair, prepares the agenda for Board of Trustee Meetings and records the minutes. Qualified candidate will also consult and assist Board Committee Chairs with preparing agendas and coordinating minutes at Board Committee Meetings. In addition, the Executive Assistant will provide assistance and coordination for a variety of special and unique assignments; administer and prepare budgets; research issues of importance and sensitivity; prepare documents, speeches, and briefing materials for the President; and serve as a representative of the President at various college functions.
Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree required, master’s preferred. Experience in higher education administration, preferably in a private college or university, desired. The successful candidate will possess strong organizational, leadership and strategic planning skills. He/she will demonstrate great passion for this work and a high level of initiative, energy, and creativity. Excellent communication skills, both oral and written, are essential as well as a commitment to the values of a private, liberal arts education. Proficiency in Microsoft Office required. Founded in 1830, Randolph-Macon is a selective, private, residential liberal arts college located on a beautiful rural campus in Ashland, Virginia. R-MC is 15 miles north of Richmond and 90 miles south of Washington, D.C. The College is a Baccalaureate I school with approximately 1,300 students and 95 full-time faculty.
To apply: submit a letter of application, resume, and contact information for three professional references all in one attachment to: Sharon Jackson, Director of Human Resources, Randolph-Macon College, at https://home2.eease.adp.com/recruit/?id=9990642.
The search is underway and will continue until the position is filled. Randolph-Macon is an equal opportunity employer. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply.
FINANCIAL AID COUNSELOR
The Randolph-Macon College Financial Aid Office seeks a dynamic individual to assist the Director in the administration of financial aid programs. Duties will include performing needs analysis to determine students' eligibility for awards, counseling prospective and enrolled students and parents on college financing options, conducting financial aid seminars, assist in maintaining the Financial Aid Office WebPages, and handling the administrative functions of the student loan programs. A Bachelor's degree and 2-3 years financial aid or related work experience are required as well as proficiency with Microsoft Word, Excel, and third party loan software programs. The ability to learn quickly and work independently is a must, as are a pleasant personality and an enthusiastic interest in working with people. Experience with Powerfaids, or other student financial aid management software is a plus. To apply: submit a letter of application, a resume and contact information for 3 professional references all in one attachment to: Sharon Jackson, Director of Human Resources, Randolph-Macon College, at https://home2.eease.adp.com/recruit/?id=10478692. Screening of applicants will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. EOEANNUAL GIVING & ALUMNI RELATIONS
Randolph-Macon College seeks grounds worker for maintenance of campus grounds. Must be able to safely operate hand tools/motorized equipment and lift/move materials in excess of 50 pounds. High school diploma or GED and a valid driver’s license with satisfactory DMV record required. Must have pesticide applicator license or be able to obtain within one year. Mandatory overtime and weekend work required. Two years experience in commercial grounds maintenance preferred. Irrigation/sprinkler system experience desired. Excellent benefits package. Complete an application M-F from 8:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. in Human Resources, Peele Hall, 204 Henry Street, Ashland, VA 23005. EOE