Faculty Positions Available

 

Agriculture: Farm Operations and Management

Dordt College is currently seeking a faculty member to develop curriculum and serve as the lead instructor in an Agriculture: Farm Operations and Management program that is part of an overall initiative in Professional-Technical Education. Primary responsibilities include curriculum development and teaching agriculture operations courses related to the candidate’s area of expertise as well as advising agriculture operations students and developing internship opportunities. A master’s degree is preferred. A bachelor’s degree is required. Preference will be given to candidates with significant experience and/or certification in agriculture or a related field. 

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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Art

The Art Department at Dordt College seeks a dynamic classroom teacher committed to the Christian faith, to fill a full-time faculty appointment beginning August 2017. Primary responsibilities include teaching a range of studio art courses that could include Art Theory and 3D Design, Sculpture, and Ceramics. Potential areas could also include Art Education, Photography, and/or gallery experience. The preferred candidate will have at least three years of teaching experience and a M.F.A. in studio art. Consideration will also be given to candidates with experience/interest in Motion Graphics and Web Design. 

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

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Business Administration

The Dordt College Business Administration Department is accepting applications for a full-time faculty member to teach introductory and advanced undergraduate courses beginning August 2017. The ability to communicate with passion and illustrate course content from a Reformed Christian perspective is critical. Interest and ability to teach a broad range of introductory and advanced undergraduate business courses is preferred. An earned doctoral degree in a business field or accounting is preferred. A master’s degree is required. Preference will be given to candidates with teaching or professional experience. 

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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Construction Management

Dordt College is seeking a faculty member to lead its Construction Management program in collaboration with the Business Administration and Engineering departments on campus beginning August 2017. In addition to teaching introductory and upper level construction management courses, the faculty member would advise Construction Management students and assist in developing internship opportunities for these students. Preference will be given to candidates with industry experience in construction management and a graduate degree in construction management, business, construction engineering, civil engineering, architecture, or other related field. 

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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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.

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EDUCATION

The Education Department at Dordt College is seeking a faculty member to teach in a vibrant and innovative program beginning August 2017. The department seeks candidates with qualifications and experience in K-12 education. The ideal candidate will have 5+ years of K-12 experience (teaching and/or administrative) and currently hold a minimum of a master's degree with the potential of pursuing a doctoral degree.

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

The Engineering Department at Dordt College is currently seeking multiple faculty members to teach in an expanding engineering program beginning August 2017. The department seeks candidates with qualifications and experience in chemical engineering, mechanical engineering, electrical 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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Finance

Dordt College is currently seeking a faculty member to teach introductory and advanced undergraduate courses in corporate finance, banking, investments, and personal finance beginning August 2017. 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). Preference will be given to candidates with an earned doctoral degree in finance or another business field. A master’s degree with significant professional experience are minimal requirements. 

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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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.

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Mathematics and Statistics

Dordt College is seeking a faculty member to teach undergraduate courses in statistics, mathematics, and related sub-disciplines beginning August 2017. An advanced degree (Ph.D, or Master’s degree) in Mathematics, Statistics, Actuarial Science, Applied Mathematics, or a related field is required. A Ph.D. is preferred. 

The Mathematics and Statistics Department at Dordt College has a history of preparing students for graduate school, industry and K-12 education. This preparation is infused with an unashamedly 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 statistically and mathematically-minded students. In particular, candidates should be willing to consider new ways of teaching and working with students and modifications to traditional course content to align with 21st century needs. We invite candidates to our departmental website to learn more about our programs that demonstrate our approach to undergraduate mathematics education. 

Qualified candidates committed to a Reformed, biblical perspective and educational philosophy are encouraged to follow the full-time faculty application process at the link below. All application materials should be submitted no later than December 31, 2016, for full consideration. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.

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music

The Music Department at Dordt College is currently seeking a faculty member to serve as Director of Choral Activities and supervise student teachers in choral music, teach choral music education, with other possible teaching opportunities in church music, music fundamentals, music literature, and applied lessons, beginning August 2017. Interested candidates should exhibit a deep commitment to, and ability to teach from, the perspective of the Reformed Christian faith. This position will also include taking the lead in student recruitment and participating in department matters, including curriculum review and development, student advising, administrative duties, program assessment, and committee assignments. An earned doctoral degree (D.M.A. or Ph.D.) is preferred. A master’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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Philosophy

Dordt College is currently seeking a faculty member to teach introductory and upper division historical and thematic courses in Philosophy beginning August 2017. The department has particular needs for a candidate with competencies in one or more of the following: aesthetics, philosophy of science, philosophy of religion, and non-Western philosophy. Qualifications include an understanding of the nature and present role of philosophy within the curriculum and as articulated in the content of CORE 200: Perspectives in Philosophy. In addition to teaching, this position would participate in curriculum review and development, advising of students and administrative duties. An earned doctoral degree in philosophy 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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Physics

Dordt College is seeking a faculty member in physics, or engineering physics beginning August 2017. Responsibilities include teaching introductory and upper level physics courses, including laboratory sections where appropriate. A background that prepares the candidate to teach courses in an interdisciplinary or applied physics area (e.g. bio or medical physics, geophysics, electronics, etc.) 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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Theology

The Theology Department at Dordt College seeks a faculty member committed to the Christian faith to fill a full-time appointment beginning in August 2017 or as early as January 2017. Preference will be given to candidates with the ability to teach courses in practical theology, spiritual formation, and Christianity and culture, as well as core courses in theology. Demonstrated ability to work effectively with churches and para-church organizations in guiding the training of effective leaders in youth ministry and other Christian ministry is essential. A Ph.D. or Th.D. in Theology or related area is preferred, ABD considered. 

Qualified candidates committed to a Reformed, biblical perspective and educational philosophy are encouraged to follow the full-time faculty application process at the link below. All application materials should be submitted no later than November 1, 2016 for full consideration. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.

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