Faculty Positions Available

 

Agriculture

Dordt College is currently seeking a faculty member to teach undergraduate courses in agriculture, agri-business and animal science beginning August 1, 2018. In addition to teaching, this position would also include participation as a full team member in department and college administrative tasks (including curriculum development and review, assessment, development of new initiatives, student recruiting and advising, and committee assignments). Qualifications for this position include a master’s degree with significant teaching experience. An earned doctoral degree is preferred.

Qualified persons 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.

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agriculture: farm operations and management

The Professional-Technical (Pro-Tech) Education initiative seeks a faculty member to teach and develop farm operations and management courses beginning August 2018. Pro-Tech offers two-year/associate’s degrees taught from a Reformed, biblical perspective. In addition to teaching, responsibilities consist of student recruitment and internship development. Desired expertise includes farm management, agronomy, animal husbandry, precision agriculture, or other related agriculture disciplines. A master’s degree is preferred; a bachelor’s degree is required.

Qualified persons 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.

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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.

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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.

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ENGINEERING (CHEMICAL)

The Engineering Department at Dordt College is currently seeking a faculty member to teach chemical engineering, general engineering, and chemistry courses in a growing engineering program beginning August 2018. The department seeks candidates with qualifications and experience in chemical engineering or other related engineering discipline. The ideal candidate will have 5+ years of industry and/or research experience. A master's degree in engineering is required; a Ph.D. is preferred.

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.

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ENGINEERING (ELECTRICAL)

The Engineering Department at Dordt College is currently seeking a faculty member to teach electrical engineering in a growing engineering program beginning August 2018. The department seeks candidates with qualifications and experience in electrical engineering, computer engineering, mechatronics engineering, or other related engineering discipline. The ideal candidate will have 5+ years of industry and/or research experience. A master's degree in engineering is required; a Ph.D. is preferred.

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.

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Graphic Design

The Art and Design Department at Dordt College seeks a dynamic classroom teacher committed to the Christian faith, to fill a full-time faculty appointment beginning August 2018. Primary responsibilities include teaching introductory and upper level courses in Adobe Suite-based graphic and web design and motion graphics; other assignments based on training and experience, such as internship supervision or photography. The position could also involve teaching Art Theory, 3D Design, and a team-taught general core art appreciation course. The preferred candidate will have at least three years of graphic design experience and an M.F.A. in graphic design or a related area. Some teaching experience is also preferred.

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.

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PHYSICS

Dordt College is seeking a faculty member in physics, or engineering physics beginning August 1, 2018. Primary responsibilities include teaching introductory and upper level physics courses, including laboratory sections where appropriate. A background that prepares the candidate to teach courses in physical science, chemistry, applied physics, or engineering is desirable. Preference will be given to candidates who can create and mentor undergraduate research opportunities. An earned doctoral degree is preferred; a master’s degree is required. 

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.

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