Blue Mountain College Employment Opportunities
FULL-TIME FACULTY POSITIONS
POSITION: Assistant/Associate Professor Speech/Theatre
TYPE OF APPOINTMENT: Full-Time Position, Nine-Month Appointment; Assignment to academic rank will be commensurate with experience and education.
SALARY: Commensurate with qualifications and experience
DATE OF APPOINTMENT: August 9, 2017
APPLICATION DEADLINE: April 15 or until the position is filled
REQUIREMENTS: Teaching of undergraduate courses in speech/theatre or tangential fields as required by the College and specified by the department chair. The faculty member should carry out professional activities, research, and writing projects within the discipline as appropriate, advise students on their academic programs and scheduling, and perform service duties as needed within the department and college. In addition, the position includes responsibility for directing theatre productions.
RESPONSIBILITIES: Teaching in the classroom; advising students on an individual, sometimes confidential, basis which includes course selection and scheduling, academic problems, projects, assignments, career advisement, and co-curricular activities; recruiting and retaining at least 10 students who are to be on scholarship with responsibility for being a member of a Christian Drama Team; accompany the travel team to their performances; scheduling and performing one-act plays in churches and other Christian venues; performing College service duties, especially involving membership on committees.
QUALIFICATIONS: Terminal degree in discipline is required; prior teaching experience at the college level is preferred, but not required; ability to read, write, and speak English; ability to communicate course material lucidly and interestingly to undergraduate students and to generate an atmosphere conducive to learning.
Blue Mountain College is ranked by U.S. News and World Report at #7 in Regional Colleges South by U.S. News and World Report and ranked #2 as Best Value for Colleges in the Southern Region. Student-faculty ratio is 11:1.
TO APPLY: Review of applications will continue until the position is filled. Click here for application. Please send a cover letter, brief statement of faith, resume, and contact information for three professional references to: email@example.com or by mail to: Blue Mountain College, Office of Academic Affairs, P.O. Box 160, Blue Mountain, MS 38610
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