Iowa Wesleyan Employment Opportunities

FACULTY POSITIONS

Assistant Professor in the Division of Nursing

Assistant Professor in the Division of Nursing

Iowa Wesleyan University is accepting applications for an Assistant Professor in the Division of Nursing to begin in August 2017.  This is a full-time, nine-month, tenure-track teaching position.   As an Assistant Professor, the responsibility is teaching nursing students in the classroom, the clinical environment, and online.  A full-time nursing faculty must possess the knowledge skills and attitudes of management and leadership, organizational strengths, strong interpersonal and communication skills, current clinical and professional skills.  A typical workload for a faculty member is 27 semester hours per academic year.  The current expectation is that the faculty member will also have weekly office hours totaling 5-7 each week.  Some teaching in the evenings, weekends and summer months may be part of the contractual agreement between the administration and the faculty member.

Additional Responsibilities:

  • Fulfills the duties and responsibilities of a faculty member, participating on campus committees as requested and attending regular general faculty meetings as well as actively participating in the DoN meetings.
  • Fulfills the duties and responsibilities of a faculty member, participating on campus committees as requested and attending regular general faculty meetings as well as actively participating in the DoN meetings.
  • Advises nursing majors academically.
  • Additional duties as assigned.

Qualifications:

  • A Master’s degree with a Major in Nursing Education or a Terminal Degree in Nursing.  Applicants with only a Master’s degree in nursing will be required to commit to the completion of a Terminal Degree in Nursing or a related subject will be requested.
  • Registered Nurse in the State of Iowa or eligible for licensure within the State of Iowa.
  • Minimum of three years clinical experience plus three years’ experience as a faculty member within a comparable institution.

Interested candidates should email the following to kathy.moothart@iw.edu: letter of interest, resume or CV, graduate transcripts, and three reference letters.  No phone calls please; candidates will be contacted if search committee is in need of further information.  Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled.  Iowa Wesleyan University is an equal opportunity employer.

ADJUNCT (PART-TIME) FACULTY POSITIONS

Adjunct Instructor of ArtAdjunct Biology InstructorAdjunct Chemistry InstructorAdjunct Instructor of English Composition and SpeechAdjunct Instructor of English as a Second Language (ESL)Adjunct Instructor of EthicsAdjunct Instructor of Mathematics Adjunct Physics InstructorAdjunct Instructor of PianoAdjunct Sociology InstructorAdjunct Visual Communication and Design Instructor

Adjunct Instructor of Art

Iowa Wesleyan University seeks a part-time adjunct teaching in the Art Department beginning in January 2016. Responsibilities will include teaching Ceramics I and Ceramics II (depending on enrollments perhaps multiple sections), maintaining the ceramics studio inventory of clay and supplies, supervising of clay mixing and the firing process. Class size is limited to 8 students per section.

Qualifications: Preferred candidates would have a masters of fine arts with significant experience. Experience teaching at the collegiate or secondary school level is desirable. Successful candidates should demonstrate a commitment to excellent undergraduate instruction.

Interested candidates should email the following to kathy.moothart@iw.edu: letter of interest, CV, and transcript. No phone calls please; candidates will be contacted if search committee is in need of further information. Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. Iowa Wesleyan University is an equal opportunity employer.

Adjunct Biology Instructor

Iowa Wesleyan University maintains a pool of individuals who are interested in teaching for the college on an adjunct basis in various disciplines at the university. Iowa Wesleyan University is currently seeking an adjunct instructor for the upcoming semester to teach:

Biology – Microbiology (4 credit course with lab)

Adjunct positions require a Master’s degree plus a minimum of 18 credit hours in the specific subject matter at the graduate level. Interested candidates should email the following to kathy.moothart@iw.edu: letter of interest, CV or resume, contact information including titles of for three professional references to applicants teaching experiences and unofficial transcripts. Applicants will be contacted if their credentials match the criteria for an opening at our institution. Previous successful college-level teaching preferred. Employment offer contingent upon satisfactory results of criminal background check. Iowa Wesleyan University welcomes, values, and nurtures people of all backgrounds, perspectives, and experiences. Other adjunct position.

Adjunct Instructor of Chemistry

The Iowa Wesleyan University is accepting applications for the position of Adjunct Instructor of Chemistry. This is a part-time, semester-to-semester contracted position beginning in August 2017.

Position Summary: This position will be responsible for teaching Introductory Chemistry courses with associated labs. Additional courses in upper-level chemistry, such as Organic Chemistry, may be taught as well.

Required Qualifications: A Master’s degree in Chemistry or a related field with at least 18 graduate credit hours in chemistry. Successful candidates should demonstrate a commitment to excellent undergraduate instruction. Participation in assessment of student learning is also required. Teaching experience and a focus on experiential or active learning strategies are preferred.

Qualified candidates should email the following to kathy.moothart@iw.edu: letter of application, resume, and three professional references with names, titles, and contact information. Review of resumes will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. Employment offer contingent upon satisfactory results of criminal background check. No phone calls please; candidates will be contacted if search committee is in need of further information. Iowa Wesleyan University is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Adjunct Instructor of English Composition and Speech

Iowa Wesleyan University maintains a pool of individuals who are interested in teaching for the University on an adjunct basis in various disciplines. Iowa Wesleyan University is currently accepting applications for the position of Adjunct English Composition and Speech Instructor. This is a part-time, semester-to-semester contracted position beginning in August 2017.

Position Summary: This position will be responsible for teaching Composition courses and/or Speech/Public Speaking courses. Instructor(s) may be needed for first-year and upper-level compensation and creative writing courses as well as a speech course that is in the Wesleyan Studies general education program.

Required Qualifications: A Master’s degree plus a minimum of 18 credit hours in the specific subject matter at the graduate level.

Qualified candidates should email the following to kathy.moothart@iw.edu: letter of application, resume, three professional references with names, titles, and contact information and transcripts. Review of resumes will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. Employment offer contingent upon satisfactory results of criminal background check. No phone calls please; candidates will be contacted if search committee is in need of further information. Iowa Wesleyan University is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Adjunct Instructor of English as a Second Language (ESL)

Iowa Wesleyan University maintains a pool of individuals who are interested in teaching for the university on an adjunct basis in various disciplines.  Iowa Wesleyan University is currently accepting applications for the position of Adjunct ESL Instructor.  This is a part-time, semester-to-semester contracted position beginning as early as August 2017.

Position Summary:  This position will be responsible for instructional design, delivery, and evaluation of assigned courses.

Required Qualifications:  Minimum of a BS or a BS degree with at least one year of full-time ESL instruction.

Qualified candidates should email the following to kathy.moothart@iw.edu: letter of application, resume, three professional references with names, titles, and contact information and transcripts.  Review of resumes will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.  Employment offer contingent upon satisfactory results of criminal background check.  No phone calls please; candidates will be contacted if search committee is in need of further information.  Iowa Wesleyan University is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Adjunct Instructor of Ethics

Iowa Wesleyan University seeks a part-time adjunct instructor in the Humanities Department to teach Ethics during the Spring 2017 semester beginning in January 2017. Responsibilities will include teaching Ethics: Life and Career a face to face, day course held on the Mount Pleasant campus.

Qualifications: Preferred candidates would have a Masters in Philosophy or a related field with at least 18 hours of graduate course work in Ethics. Experience teaching at the collegiate or secondary school level is desirable. Successful candidates should demonstrate a commitment to excellent undergraduate instruction.

Interested candidates should email the following to kathy.moothart@iw.edu: letter of interest, CV, and transcript. No phone calls please; candidates will be contacted if search committee is in need of further information. Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. Iowa Wesleyan University is an equal opportunity employer.

Adjunct Instructor of Mathematics

Iowa Wesleyan University maintains a pool of individuals who are interested in teaching for the university on an adjunct basis in various disciplines.  Iowa Wesleyan University is currently accepting applications for the position of Adjunct Instructor of mathematics.  This is a part-time, semester-to-semester contracted position beginning as early as August 2017.

Position Summary:  This position will be responsible for teaching Mathematics and Statistics courses.

Required Qualifications:  A Master’s degree in Mathematics or a related field with at least 18 graduate credit hours in math.  Teaching experience and a focus on experiential or active learning strategies are preferred.  Successful candidates should demonstrate a commitment to excellent undergraduate instruction.

Qualified candidates should email the following to kathy.moothart@iw.edu: letter of application, resume, three professional references with names, titles, and contact information and transcripts.  Review of resumes will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.  Employment offer contingent upon satisfactory results of criminal background check.  No phone calls please; candidates will be contacted if search committee is in need of further information.  Iowa Wesleyan University is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Adjunct Physics Instructor

Iowa Wesleyan University maintains a pool of individuals who are interested in teaching for the university on an adjunct basis in various disciplines at the university. Iowa Wesleyan University is currently seeking an adjunct instructor for the upcoming semester to teach:

Physics – General Physics II (4 credit course with lab)

Adjunct positions require a Master’s degree plus a minimum of 18 credit hours in the specific subject matter at the graduate level. Interested candidates should email the following to kathy.moothart@iw.edu: letter of interest, CV or resume, contact information including titles of for three professional references to applicants teaching experiences and unofficial transcripts. Applicants will be contacted if their credentials match the criteria for an opening at our institution. Previous successful college-level teaching preferred. Employment offer contingent upon satisfactory results of criminal background check. Iowa Wesleyan University welcomes, values, and nurtures people of all backgrounds, perspectives, and experiences. Other adjunct positions announcements are occasionally posted on our website as they come open.

Adjunct Instructor of Piano

Iowa Wesleyan University seeks a part-time, Adjunct Instructor of Piano beginning in the Fall 2017 semester teaching studio piano, piano classes for majors and non-majors, possibly accompany students in studio class/recitals.

Qualified candidate should have experience and strong skills as a piano teacher and teaching at the college level are preferred. A Master of Music in Piano or comparable degree is required, a Doctorate is preferred.

Interested candidates should email the following to kathy.moothart@iw.edu: letter of interest, CV, and transcript. No phone calls please; candidates will be contacted if search committee is in need of further information. Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. Iowa Wesleyan University is an equal opportunity employer.

Adjunct Sociology Instructor

Iowa Wesleyan University maintains a pool of individuals who are interested in teaching for the college on an adjunct basis in various disciplines at the university. Iowa Wesleyan University is currently seeking an adjunct instructor for the upcoming semester to teach:

Sociology – Introduction to Sociology (3 credit course); Race and Ethnicity (3 credit course)

Adjunct positions require a Master’s degree plus a minimum of 18 credit hours in the specific subject matter at the graduate level. Interested candidates should email the following to kathy.moothart@iw.edu: letter of interest, CV or resume, contact information including titles of for three professional references to applicants teaching experiences and unofficial transcripts. Applicants will be contacted if their credentials match the criteria for an opening at our institution. Previous successful college-level teaching preferred. Employment offer contingent upon satisfactory results of criminal background check. Iowa Wesleyan University welcomes, values, and nurtures people of all backgrounds, perspectives, and experiences. Other adjunct positions announcements are occasionally posted on our website as they come open.

Adjunct Visual Communication and Design Instructor

Iowa Wesleyan University maintains a pool of individuals who are interested in teaching for the university on an adjunct basis in various disciplines at the university. Iowa Wesleyan University is currently seeking adjunct instructors for the upcoming semester to teach:

Visual Communications and Design – Survey of Visual Communications (3-credit hour course), Multimedia Development (3-credit hour course), Advanced Visual Communications and Design (3-credit hour course).

MAC Lab Coordinator – Responsible for software and data updates on 14 computers and one server in the Art Department. The coordinator will install updates to Adobe, Mac software and other updates as needed. Other responsibilities include maintenance of instructor-provided data for class use on the computers and server, inventory control of printer supplies, and general cleaning of hardware.

Adjunct positions require a Master’s degree plus a minimum of 18 credit hours in the specific subject matter at the graduate level. Interested candidates should email the following to kathy.moothart@iw.edu: letter of interest, CV or resume, contact information including titles of for three professional references to applicants teaching experiences and unofficial transcripts. Applicants will be contacted if their credentials match the criteria for an opening at our institution. Previous successful college-level teaching preferred. Employment offer contingent upon satisfactory results of criminal background check. Iowa Wesleyan University welcomes, values, and nurtures people of all backgrounds, perspectives, and experiences. Other adjunct positions announcements are occasionally posted on our website as they come open.

STAFF POSITIONS

Admissions CounselorAssistant Men’s Soccer CoachAssistant Softball CoachCampus Visit CoordinatorDirector of the Harlan Lincoln HouseFootball Internship – Offensive CoachDirector of The Wesleyan Fund

Admissions Counselor

The Iowa Wesleyan University Office of Admissions has an immediate opening for the position of Admissions Counselor.  This full-time, 12-month position will work with prospective students seeking admission to the University.

The ideal candidate will possess a team-orientated spirit and outstanding customer service skills along with the ability to work with a variety of constituents.  Additional responsibilities include some travel, public presentations, telephone counseling, interviewing prospective students, and handling other projects as assigned for the Office of Admissions.

Qualified candidates must have outstanding communication skills and demonstrate organizational and time management skills.  The ability to travel and to work evening and weekend hours is necessary.  A bachelors degree and valid drivers license is required.

Review of resumes will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.  Please submit a cover letter, resume and names of three professional or academic references to Kathy Moothart, Director of Human Resources at kathy.moothart@iw.edu.   Iowa Wesleyan University is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Assistant Men’s Soccer Coach

Iowa Wesleyan University is accepting applications for a part-time, seasonal Assistant Men’s Soccer Coach.

The Assistant Men’s Soccer Coach is a paid, less than 6 month position and is responsible for assisting in strategic game and practice preparation, training, providing guidance and recruiting members of the men’s soccer team, promote and ensure the success of the IW men’s soccer program while complying with IW and NCAA Division III Conference rules and regulations, monitor student athletes academic progress, monitor and maintain the discipline and conduct of student athletes, develop fundraising techniques, recruitment and retention of quality student athletes.

Qualified applicants should be detail oriented with strong time management and organizational skills, and having a solid understanding of the NCAA Division III is ideal.  All applicants must have a valid driver’s license and be able to drive team vans.  Travel, evenings and weekends availability is required.  A Bachelor’s degree is required.

Qualified candidates should submit a cover letter, resume, coaching philosophy and three (3) professional references to:  kathy.moothart@iw.edu.  No phone calls please, applicants will be contacted if the search committee is in need of further information.

Assistant Softball Coach

Iowa Wesleyan University is accepting applications for an Assistant Softball Coach. This is a part time, seasonal position.

Responsibilities include but are not limited to assisting the Head Coach with recruitment and retention of quality student athletes, the coordinating and scheduling of travel, as well as the organization and supervision of all practices and game management while complying with Iowa Wesleyan University and NCAA Division III Conference rules and regulations.

Qualified applicants should be detail oriented with strong time management and organizational skills, and having a solid understanding of the NCAA Division III is ideal.  All applicants must have a valid driver’s license.  Travel, evenings and weekends availability is required.  A Bachelor’s degree is required and playing or coaching experience at the collegiate level is preferred.

Qualified candidates should submit a cover letter, resume, and the contact information for 3 professional references to:  kathy.moothart@iw.edu.  Application review begins immediately and will continue until the position is filled. No phone calls please; candidates will be contacted if the search committee is in need of further information.  Iowa Wesleyan University is an equal opportunity employer.

Campus Visit Coordinator

Iowa Wesleyan University is accepting applications for a in the Admissions department.  The Campus Visit Coordinator is primarily responsible for potential student and parent campus visit experience including coordination of individual, group and special event campus visits.  The coordinator will be in constant contact with prospective students and families who schedule campus visits. Additionally, the Campus Visit Coordinator will schedule alongside faculty, coaches, other staff members, as well as student ambassadors to give the best campus visit experience possible. They will also be a key member in continuously improving and growing of the campus visit program.

 

Duties and Responsibilities include but are not limited to: 

  • Create/design, schedule, manage and successfully implement all campus visits
  • Make reminder calls for upcoming visits
  • Work directly with Admission Counselors and Director of Enrollment to coordinate day-to-day campus visit schedules
  • Responsible for the evaluation and dissemination of campus visit experiences information by prospects for improvement purposes
  • Help schedule, plan and manage special visit days
  • Help coordinate application materials
  • Manage the front desk of the admissions office, welcoming, greeting and assisting all campus visitors as needed.
  • Other duties as assigned by the Vice President for Enrollment Management

Minimum Qualifications:   

  • Bachelor degree preferred
  • 1 to 2 years of experience in customer service area.
  • Excellent customer, telephone, and interpersonal skills.
  • Possess the ability to perform multiple tasks simultaneously with attention to detail.
  • Computer skills
  • Demonstrated ability to work collaboratively in a team environment.
  • Ability to handle fast paced environment and remain productive.

Eligible candidates should email letter of application, resume, 3 professional references with names, titles, and contact information to kathy.moothart@iw.edu.   No phone calls please; candidates will be contacted if additional information needed.

Director of the Harlan Lincoln House

Iowa Wesleyan University is seeking a Director for the Harlan-Lincoln House. This is a full-time, 12 month, staff position that includes the full Iowa Wesleyan benefit package.

The Director of the Harlan-Lincoln House will understand and appreciate the Harlan-Lincoln House to be a non-profit, permanent historical legacy, open to the public, which acquires, conserves, researches, communicates and exhibits the tangible and intangible heritage of the Abraham Lincoln and James Harlan families and their environment for purposes of education and enjoyment. The director will manage the day-to-day affairs of the House’s operations, programs and activities.  In addition, this position will serve the university as the coordinator of the annual Founders Society campaign.

Required qualifications of this position include:

  • Bachelor’s degree or extensive equivalency experience in the following or closely related fields: History, Business Administration, Education, Museum Studies, Public Administration or Advancement. Master’s degree preferred.
    • At least three years of non-profit management or advancement experience.
    • Available to work a flexible schedule, with occasional evening and/or weekend hours required.
    • Strong computer skills, including familiarity with Microsoft Office Suite and Social Media platforms.
    • Excellent communication, public speaking, and writing skills.
    • Excellent time management skills and multi-tasking skills.
    • Ability in fundraising and grant writing
    • Ability to inspire, lead and manage volunteers
    • Ability to develop and implement long-range plans.

Qualified candidates should email the following to kathy.moothart@iw.edu: letter of interest, resume/CV, transcripts, and contact information for three professional references.  No phone calls please; candidates will be contacted if search committee is in need of further information. Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. Iowa Wesleyan University is an equal opportunity employer.

Football Internship – Offensive Coach

Iowa Wesleyan University is accepting applications for a part-time, seasonal Football Intern – Offensive Coach.  This position will begin in August 2017 and run through December 2017.

Responsibilities include but are not limited to assisting the IW Offensive Coordinator with implementing game plans, coaching of special teams and offensive positions (Offensive line preferred), film evaluation, conducting position meetings, attending team and coaching staff meetings, recruiting an assigned territory, and promoting, and ensuring the success of the IW football program while complying with IW and NCAA Division III Conference rules and regulations.

Qualified applicants should be detail oriented with strong time management and organizational skills, and having a solid understanding of the NCAA Division III is ideal.  All applicants must have a valid driver’s license and be able to drive team vans.  Travel, evenings and weekends availability is required.  A Bachelor’s degree is required and playing experience at the collegiate level is preferred.

Qualified candidates should submit a cover letter, resume, coaching philosophy and three (3) professional references with contact information to:  kathy.moothart@iw.edu Application review begins immediately and will continue until the position is filled. No phone calls please; candidates will be contacted if the search committee is in need of further information.  Iowa Wesleyan University is an equal opportunity employer.

Director of The Wesleyan Fund

Iowa Wesleyan University is seeking a Director for The Wesleyan Fund. This is a full-time, 12 month, staff position that includes the full Iowa Wesleyan benefit package.

The Director of The Wesleyan Fund is responsible for the development and implementation of the annual giving program of Iowa Wesleyan University.  The Wesleyan Fund solicits annual contributions from alumni (individual and class gifts), parents, faculty/staff, community members, businesses/corporations and foundations; over multiple platforms including but not limited to:  direct mail, telephone, online, personal solicitations, volunteer outreach, events and social media.

Qualified candidates should email the following to kathy.moothart@iw.edu: letter of interest, resume/CV, transcripts, and contact information for three professional references.  No phone calls please; candidates will be contacted if search committee is in need of further information. Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. Iowa Wesleyan University is an equal opportunity employer.