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Faculty Employment Opportunity and Position Vacancy List / Job Postings

Updated as of July 21, 2014

For confidential consideration for any of the following EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES or POSITION VACANCIES / JOB POSTINGS, please forward application material  to: Misericordia University, Office of Human Resources, 301 Lake Street, Dallas, PA 18612 or email to hr@misericordia.edu.

Misericordia University is committed to student, faculty and staff diversity and values the educational benefit this brings to campus. Candidates should indicate any experience and/or leadership that contribute to this goal.

FACULTY VACANCIES   
 

BIOLOGY 
Adjunct Instructors  - Misericordia University is seeking Adjunct Instructors for freshman and sophomore level courses including Anatomy & Physiology lectures and labs and general Biology lectures and labs. Experience in teaching Anatomy & Physiology courses is preferred. Masters’ degree in a Biological Science (or related field) is required. Days, nights, or weekend positions are available starting in August 2014.

For confidential consideration, please submit a letter of interest and vitae by email to hr@misericordia.edu or by mail addressed to Office of Human Resources, Misericordia University, 301 Lake Street, Dallas, PA 18612.

Misericordia University is committed to student, faculty and staff diversity and values the educational benefit this brings to campus. Candidates should indicate any experience and/or leadership that contribute to this goal.

CHEMISTRY 
Adjunct Instructors  - Misericordia University is seeking adjunct instructors to teach introductory level chemistry courses and organic chemistry lab for majors and non-majors. Requirements for teaching lecture are a minimum of a master’s degree in Chemistry or Biochemistry. Requirements for teaching lab are a minimum of a bachelor’s degree in Chemistry or Biochemistry. Teaching experience is preferred. The ability to teach between 8 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. is desirable.

For confidential consideration, please forward a letter of application, resume and three references by email to hr@misericordia.edu or by mail addressed to the Office of Human Resources, Misericordia University, 301 Lake Street, Dallas, PA 18612.

DIAGNOSTIC MEDICAL SONOGRAPHY 
Adjunct Instructors  - A Bachelor's degree is required, a Master's degree is preferred. RDMS and RVT required. Previous on-line teaching experience preferred.

For confidential consideration, please submit a letter of application, curriculum vita, and names of three references by email to hr@misericordia.edu or by mail addressed to the Office of Human Resources, Misericordia University, 301 Lake Street, Dallas, PA 18612.

FINE ARTS 
Adjunct Faculty  -Core Curriculum -The Department of Fine Arts at Misericordia University, Dallas, PA, seeks candidates for adjunct faculty appointments (multiple positions) to support the Core Curriculum (general education), beginning in the 2014-15 academic year. Candidates should have a background in either Art History or Musicology who can teach introductory-level courses in Aesthetics and Semiotics. Applicants to these positions must have a strong commitment to successful undergraduate teaching in the liberal arts context, and active agenda for scholarship required.

Our ideal candidates will be comfortable working and thinking across disciplines, having interests and experience that extend beyond his/her specialty, and encompass broader approaches to the philosophy of art and human knowledge. Successful candidates will demonstrate their commitment to student learning, success and liberal arts education.

QUALIFICATIONS
A terminal degree (PhD or ABD) in either Art History, Architectural History, Musicology, Ethnomusicology, or Music Semiotics. Evidence of excellence in teaching at the college level, or of potential as an effective teacher is preferred.

APPLICATION INSTRUCTIONS
Applicants to the position should provide a dossier of materials that will be kept on-file to be used to fill positions on an as-needed basis. Materials will be retained by the Department for future use. Only candidates being considered for immediate appointment will be contacted by the Department Chair for an interview. Dossiers should include:

1. Cover letter (maximum one-page) expressing interest in the position and summarizing qualifications.
2. Curriculum vitae.
3. Names, addresses, phone numbers and emails of three professional references.
4. Official transcripts.
5. A writing sample that has been peer-reviewed.

Misericordia University is committed to student, faculty and staff diversity and values the educational benefit this brings to campus. Candidates should indicate any experience and/or leadership that contribute to this goal.

Review of applications will commence on 15 April 2014 and continue until positions are filled.

Submit application material by email to hr@misericordia.edu or by mail addressed to Misericordia University, Office of Human Resources, 301 Lake Street, Dallas, PA 18612

NURSING 

Adjunct Instructors  - The Nursing Department at Misericordia University is currently seeking adjunct instructors for 6 to 12 hours of clinical per week for medical-surgical, critical care and community health.

Candidates must have a Master’s of Science in Nursing (MSN) degree or in a master's program of nursing and 1 year of clinical experience. All qualified applicants will hold a current Pennsylvania nursing license or be eligible for PA licensure. This position requires flexible teaching hours.

For confidential consideration, please forward a letter of interest, curriculum vitae, and the contact information of three references by email to hr@misericordia.edu or by mail addressed to the Office of Human Resources, Misericordia University, 301 Lake Street, Dallas, PA 18612. Applications will be considered until positions are filled. 

PHILOSOPHY 
Adjunct Instructors  -Candidates must have a Doctoral degree in Philosophy or be Doctorally prepared, i.e. be ABD. In addition, candidates must be prepared in the history of Western philosophy. Prior teaching experience required.

For consideration, send an application letter, curriculum vitae or resume, and contact information for 3 references by email to hr@misericordia.edu or by mail addressed to the Office of Human Resources, Misericordia University, 301 Lake Street, Dallas, PA 18612.

PHYSICAL THERAPY 

Adjunct Instructors  -The Physical Therapy Department at Misericordia University is currently seeking candidates for part-time and adjunct faculty positions. Misericordia offers entry-level and post-professional Doctor of Physical Therapy programs.

Qualifications of applicants for the part-time Assistant Professor position should include a DPT degree and clinical specialization. Responsibilities include teaching and involvement in student recruitment and advisement. Preference will be given to candidates with teaching experience in clinical or academic settings.

Qualifications of applicants for the adjunct positions should include a DPT degree with experience in clinical teaching.

The positions require the ability to assist with classes during daytime hours. All applicants must hold a current Pennsylvania Physical Therapy license or be eligible for PA licensure.

For confidential consideration, please forward a letter of application, curriculum vitae, and names of three references by email to hr@misericordia.edu or by mail addressed to the Office of Human Resources, Misericordia University, 301 Lake Street, Dallas, PA 18612 Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until positions are filled.