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 Psychology Department at Randolph-Macon College is seeking applicants with a PhD in an APA-accredited clinical or counseling psychology program and internship for a tenure-track Assistant Professor position beginning Fall semester 2014. In addition to supervising clinical-related student internships, successful candidates should be prepared to teach the following undergraduate courses (6-7 courses per year over two semesters and a January term): Psychopathology; Clinical Psychology; Psychological Tests/Measurement; a course in an area of interest; a clinical research course and a course contributing to the department's fundamental courses (Introduction to Psychology, Research Methods or Systems/Theories in Psychology). Preference will be given to candidates demonstrating a potential to build an engaging undergraduate research program. 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 25, 2013. Interested candidates should submit electronically a cover letter, curriculum vitae, statement of teaching philosophy along with evidence of teaching effectiveness, statement of research interests, unofficial graduate transcripts, and three letters of recommendation to Ms. Barbara Wirth (email@example.com), subject line Psychology Search. If possible, please submit as one attachment titled with the candidate's last name and first initial. Randolph-Macon College is an equal opportunity employer.
Randolph-Macon College in Ashland, Virginia seeks candidates for an entry level approved tenure-track appointment in the Department of Classics at the rank of Assistant Professor, beginning September 2014. Ph.D. in hand by that date and evidence of teaching excellence are strongly preferred. The successful applicant will have an understanding of, and a sympathy for, a coeducational, collegial, undergraduate, liberal arts environment. The annual seven course teaching load (3-1-3) will require the ability to teach: 1. Latin at all levels, 2. Greek at the upper level and/or other general education classics courses in translation as needed, and 3. the interdisciplinary First Year Experience (or its successor) in a three to four year rotation. The ability and willingness to instruct and supervise student teachers of Latin is essential and certification and/or experience at the secondary level is highly desirable. Areas of specialization are open, but the candidate must be prepared to teach upper level courses in Latin authors commonly required in Virginia secondary schools, especially those included in AP/IB programs. Information about the Classics Department can be found at http://www.rmc.edu/academics/classics.aspx. 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 Prof. Gregory N. Daugherty c/o Ms. Mimi Wright at firstname.lastname@example.org. Review of applications will begin December 2, 2013 and will continue until the position is filled. Randolph-Macon College is an equal opportunity employer. Women and 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 email@example.com 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 firstname.lastname@example.org. 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.
SPECIAL EVENTS WORKER
Randolph-Macon College seeks a high-energy person to perform multiple special event and maintenance tasks. Emphasis will be on support/setup of indoor and outdoor athletic events as well as support of fields and facilities related to those events. Work includes setting up for college and non-college events, marking athletic fields and working with students, faculty, and staff to provide a wide range of services to the college community. High school diploma or GED equivalent, a valid Virginia drivers license, and the ability to lift up to 50 pounds required. Experience in special events set up and turf and horticultural maintenance helpful. Excellent benefits package including health, dental, retirement and tuition remission. To apply: 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. Application review will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. EOE