Faculty Positions Available

 

 CHEMISTRY

Dordt College is currently accepting applications for a full-time faculty member in chemistry beginning August 1, 2018. Responsibilities for this position include teaching organic chemistry and biochemistry for majors and non-majors, teaching courses in the Core Program, contributing to undergraduate research, and participating in departmental duties. We seek a dynamic, student-oriented professor who infuses their instruction with a Reformed Christian perspective. An earned doctoral degree in chemistry or biochemistry is preferred. A master’s degree is required. Preference will be given to candidates with teaching experience.

The Chemistry department at Dordt College has a strong history of preparing students for graduate and professional schools, industry and K-12 education, and a growing tradition of undergraduate research. This preparation is infused with a Reformed Christian worldview, in order to prepare students to be global citizens in God’s service. We are looking for an enthusiastic, open-minded team player who is interested in working with a growing set of science students.

Qualified candidates committed to a Reformed, biblical perspective and educational philosophy are encouraged to follow the full-time application process at the link below. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.

Application Procedure

Chemistry (ADJUNCT)

The Chemistry Department at Dordt College seeks an adjunct faculty member to teach General, Organic, and Biochemistry (CHEM 102) and the laboratory sections of General Chemistry (CHEM 101) during the Fall 2017 semester. These are entry-level chemistry courses for students in Chemistry, Biology, Environmental Studies, Agriculture, and several health professions.

Candidates should have a desire to teach college freshmen, have excellent communication skills, have the ability to supervise undergraduate teaching assistants, and have a working knowledge of the topics and techniques covered by the laboratory courses. There will be multiple sections of the lab offered; each section meets for 3 hours per week for 15 weeks beginning August 29. A master’s degree in chemistry, science education, or a related area is required. This position also requires a commitment to teaching from the perspective of the Reformed faith. Preference will be given to those with college teaching experience.

Qualified candidates committed to a Reformed, biblical perspective and educational philosophy are encouraged to follow the adjunct faculty application process at the link below. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.

Application Procedure

Crime Scene Investigation (ADJUNCT)

The Criminal Justice Department at Dordt College seeks an adjunct faculty member to teach Crime Scene Investigation. Students will become acquainted with the forensic sciences, learn how to gather evidence and use it to solve crimes; understand how proper investigation promotes justice; how to conduct interviews and interrogations, write reports, and testify in court; evaluate criminal investigations in current and high profile cases.

A master’s degree or significant investigative/forensics experience is required, both would be preferred. This position also requires a commitment to teaching from the perspective of the Reformed faith. Preference will be given to those with college teaching experience.

Qualified candidates committed to a Reformed, biblical perspective and educational philosophy are encouraged to follow the adjunct faculty application process at the link below. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.

Application Procedure

Instructional DesigneR (ADJUNCT)

Dordt College seeks an adjunct instructional designer. This individual will work closely with faculty to promote academic innovation and excellence in online/blended course design, and help build engaging and effective online environments for selected courses at Dordt College.

A Master’s degree in educational technology, instructional design, or related field required. Preference will be given to those with college teaching experience. Essential attributes include the ability to articulate and demonstrate excellence in college teaching, including instructional design and dynamics, classroom management, and continual assessment of student learning.

Qualified candidates committed to a Reformed, biblical perspective and educational philosophy are encouraged to follow the adjunct faculty application process at the link below. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.

Application Procedure