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The College of Business and Sport Professions Openings

 

Instructor, Assistant or Associate Professor of Accounting 

 

The College of Business and Sport Professions is currently accepting applications for two faculty position in the Accounting Dept. at the Instructor/Assistant/Associate Professor level beginning with the Spring Term of 2017. The NGU Accounting Degree Program is accredited by S.A.C.S. (Southern Association of Colleges and Schools). This is a nine-month, full-time position. Starting salary is commensurate with education and experience and includes a comprehensive benefits package.

Qualifications:

A personal commitment to Jesus Christ as Lord and Savior. The ability to lead devotion and prayer-time in class, as well as personally mentoring the spiritual growth of our students.

Excellent oral and written communication skills, demonstrated leadership, vision and collaborative skills are necessary to assist in the continued successful operation of NGUís College of Business and Sport Professions in the academic area of Accounting.

An earned Masterís Degree in Accounting or a Masterís Degree in Business Administration with a minimum of 18 graduate credits in Accounting will be considered. A Doctoral Degree in Accounting or Business Administration with a minimum of eighteen graduate credits in Accounting courses is preferred. 

Responsibilities:

  1. Teaching: Teach undergraduate courses in Accounting, such as Accounting with Excel/Quick Books, Intermediate Accounting, Cost Accounting, Advanced Accounting, Federal Taxation, Municipal and Government Accounting, Fraud and Corporate Accountability and Federal Income Taxation.
  2. Scholarship: Scholarly publications, professional presentations, and grant procurement are desired professional activities.
  3. Service: Provide service to the Accounting Department, College of Business and Sport Professions, and NGU committees; professional organizations and the Greenville County community.
  4. Leadership: Assist with Accounting program development; participate in student recruitment and retention; provide academic advising; provide co-leadership for the Student Accounting Club and assist with alumni development.

Application Procedure: Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. Send letter of interest, a completed application (available on NGU Website), curriculum vitae, official copies of all transcripts, a statement of your teaching philosophy, your statement of faith in Jesus Christ as Lord and Savior, the names, phone numbers, and email addresses for three professional references to:

Dr. Ralph L. Johnson

Dean of the College of Business and Sport Professions

North Greenville University

P.O. Box 1892

Tigerville, SC 29688-1892

North Greenville University is a member of the South Carolina Baptist Convention, and requires all faculty and staff to have a personal relationship with Jesus Christ as Lord and Savior.

 

 

Physical Education Chair Person and Assistant or Associate Professor of Physical Education  

 

The College of Business and Sport Professions is currently accepting applications for a Chairperson of the Physical Education Dept. at the Assistant/Associate Professor level beginning with the Fall Term of 2017. The NGU Physical Education Degree Program is currently in the accreditation process with the South Carolina Department of Education and S.A.C.S. (Southern Association of Colleges and Schools). This is a nine-month, full-time position. Starting salary is commensurate with qualifications and experience and includes a comprehensive benefits package.

Qualifications:

A personal commitment to Jesus Christ as Lord and Savior. The ability to lead devotion and prayer-time in class, as well as personally mentoring the spiritual growth of our students.

Excellent oral and written communication skills, demonstrated leadership, vision and collaborative skills are necessary to assist in the continued successful operation of NGUís College of Business and Sport Professions in the academic discipline of Physical Education.

An earned accredited Doctoral Degree in Physical Education.  ABDís will be considered if the dissertation is in process and the candidate possesses 5-10 years of Physical Education teaching experience at the college level. A doctorate is ultimately required.

Responsibilities:

  1. Teaching: Teach undergraduate courses in Physical Education, such as Team & Individual      Sports, Introduction to Human Movement, Rhythmic Activities, games & tumbling,           Measurement & Evaluation, Sport Emergency Management, Personal Fitness, Motor Learning, Biomechanics of Sport, History & Philosophy of Sport and First Year Experience
  2. Scholarship: Scholarly publications, professional presentations, and grant procurement are       desired professional activities.
  3. Service: Provide service to Department, College, and University committees; professional organizations and the Greenville County community.
  4. Administration: Assist with the on-going accreditation process until complete; knowledge of and experience with S.H.A.P.E.(Society for Health & Physical Educators) standards, participate in student recruitment and retention; provide academic advising; evaluate faculty; coordinate curricular offerings each term; provide leadership for student professional organizations and assist with alumni development.

Application Procedure: Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. Send a letter of interest, a completed NGU application(available on our website) curriculum vitae, official copies of all transcripts, a statement of teaching philosophy, your personal testimony of faith in Jesus Christ as your Lord & Savior, and the names, titles, phone numbers, and email addresses for three professional references to:

Dr. Ralph L. Johnson

Dean of the College of Business and Sport Professions

North Greenville University

P.O. Box 1892

Tigerville, SC 29688-1892

North Greenville University is a member of the South Carolina Baptist Convention, and requires all faculty and staff to have a personal relationship with Jesus Christ as Lord and Savior.


 

Adjunct in Accounting (Part time position) 

                     

Location:  Tigerville, South Carolina

The College of Business and Sport Professions is currently accepting applications for an adjunct position in the Accounting Department beginning with the Fall Term of 2017. The NGU Accounting Degree Program is accredited by S.A.C.S. (Southern Association of Colleges and Schools). This is a Fall and Spring Semester part-time position of from 6 to 9 credit hours each term. Compensation is payed on a per credit hour basis.

Qualifications:

A personal commitment to Jesus Christ as Lord and Savior. The ability to lead devotion and prayer-time in class, as well as assisting with mentoring the spiritual growth of our students.

Excellent oral and written communication skills, demonstrated leadership, vision and collaborative skills are necessary to assist in the continued successful operation of NGUís College of Business and Sport Professions in the academic area of Accounting.

An earned Masterís Degree in Accounting or an earned Masterís Degree in Business Administration with a minimum of 18 graduate credits in Accounting is required. Prior teaching and CPA experience is highly desirable.

Responsibilities:

  1. Teaching: Teach undergraduate courses in accounting, such as Accounting with Excel and Quick books, Intermediate Accounting, Cost Accounting, Advanced Accounting, Federal Taxation, Municipal and Government Accounting, Fraud and Corporate Responsibility and Federal Income Tax.
  2. Scholarship: Scholarly publications and professional presentations are desired professional activities.
  3. Service: Provide service to the Accounting Department, the College of Business and Sport Professions and the Greenville County community.
  4. Leadership: Participate in student recruitment and retention; and assist with alumni communication.

Application Procedure: Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. Send a letter of application (available on NGU Website), curriculum vitae, official copies of all transcripts, a statement of your teaching philosophy, your statement of faith in Jesus Christ as Lord and Savior, the names, phone numbers, and email addresses for three professional references to:

Dr. Ralph L. Johnson

Dean of the College of Business and Sport Professions

North Greenville University

P.O. Box 1892

Tigerville, SC 29688-1892

North Greenville University is a member of the South Carolina Baptist Convention, and requires all faculty and staff to have a personal relationship with Jesus Christ as Lord and Savior.
 

The College of Education Openings

  

English Language Arts Education Mentor


The Department of English and the College of Education at North Greenville University invite applications for the position of English Language Arts Education Mentor.  This is a part-time position.  At least three individuals are being sought.  Successful applicants will hold grade 9-12 English Language Arts certification in South Carolina, a master's degree in English or Education, and be available during regular school hours to supervise students during their field experiences prior to student teaching and during student teaching.  Please send letter of application, CV, personal statement of faith, statement explaining how you integrate your faith and teaching, and two letters of recommendation to Dr. Becky Thompson, Coordinator of Secondary Education English Language Arts, North Greenville University, P. O. Box 1892, Tigerville, South Carolina, 29688.  Inquiries may also be pursued through email at becky.thompson@ngu.edu.  

North Greenville University is a member of the South Carolina Baptist Convention and requires all faculty and staff to be committed Christians.

Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the positions are filled.


The College of Fine Arts

 

Assistant Professor of Theatre Design

 

North Greenville University Ė Department of Theatre Arts invites applications for an assistant professor of DESIGN/TECH. Primary responsibilities include teaching introductory through advanced courses in set and lighting design, theatre technology, scenic art and stagecraft, designing for campus productions, and advising students on thesis projects on campus and in internships with local theatres. Required: MFA, PhD or equivalent professional experience and a record of successful college level teaching. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled. Screening of applications will begin immediately.

North Greenville University is a member of the South Carolina Baptist Convention and requires all faculty and staff be committed Christians.

Send a letter of application, unofficial transcripts, curriculum vitae and three recent letters of reference to:

Amy Dunlap, Chair - Department of Theatre (864) 895-1580 - amy.dunlap@ngu.edu

 

The College of Science and Math Openings

  

Full-time Faculty Position in the College of Science and Math

 

The College of Science and Math is seeking candidates for a full-time faculty position.  We have multiple areas of need, particularly in areas of study that prepare our students for health-related careers.  These include biology (biochemistry, metabolism, cell, micro), physics (algebra and calculus-based intro courses, general education physics and astronomy, potential future physics courses for a minor program), health sciences (community health, nutrition, and exercise science),chemistry (general chemistry, upper level courses, general education courses), and math (statistics).

An earned doctorate in the appropriate science or math field is highly preferred for this position, as well as college teaching experience; however, MS degrees and ABDs plus experience will be considered, but only with at least 18 semester hours of graduate work in the discipline to be taught.  A complete list of duties is pending, but the position will likely include full-time office hours, advising, committee work, and other departmental service responsibilities as necessary.

North Greenville University is a member of the South Carolina Baptist Convention and requires all faculty and staff to be committed Christians inside and outside the classroom as well as active in a Christian church.  Faculty members are also expected to integrate Christian faith into their disciplines and to be committed to excellence in education in a biblically sound, Christ-centered environment.  Located in the Appalachian foothills north of Greenville, South Carolina, North Greenville University is a SACS-accredited university of approximately 2,400 students.  For more information about the university, please visit our website at www.ngu.edu .

Interested applicants should submit a curriculum vita, a statement of teaching philosophy in a Christian liberal arts environment, a statement of personal faith, a cover letter, unofficial transcripts, and the names, addresses, phone numbers, and email addresses for three professional references.  Please email these along with a completed NGU employment application and any inquiries to Mrs. Cherie Finley at Cherie.Finley@ngu.edu.  A signed application is required for consideration for the position and can be downloaded at the top of this page.

 

College of Humanities

 

Assistant Professor of English

 

North Greenville Universityís English Department seeks an Assistant Professor of English to teach freshman composition, sophomore literature, and upper level English courses.  Qualifications:  Ph.D. with specialty in either American or British Literature and teaching experience, a personal commitment to Jesus Christ as Savior and Lord, the ability to lead students in devotions and prayer, and the willingness and ability to mentor students in their relationship with Christ.  Application Procedure: Please send letter of application, curriculum vitae, personal statement of faith, a statement explaining how you integrate your faith and your teaching, copies of all graduate and undergraduate transcripts, and three letters of recommendation to Dr. Cheryl Collier, Chair/English Department/ North Greenville University/ P.O. Box 1892/ Tigerville, SC 29688. cheryl.collier@ngu.edu. Be sure to include the following contact information for each reference provided: professional email address, telephone number, and current job title.North Greenville University is a teaching university of the South Carolina Baptist Convention, is a tobacco and alcohol-free campus, and all employees are required to have a personal relationship with Jesus Christ and lead an exemplary moral life.

 

Assistant Professor of Non-Western History

 

The History Department of North Greenville University invites applications for the position of Assistant Professor of Non-Western History. Although preference will be given to candidates who possess a Ph.D. in the modern history of one of the following areas - Latin America, the Middle East, East Asia, Africa, or World History - ABD applicants will also be considered. The ideal candidate will also be interested in being trained to become department chairperson. Evidence of strong teaching skills, expertise in using technology in instruction, and ability to teach online classes are pluses. Duties include teaching introductory and upper-level courses, student advising, service on faculty committees, integrating your faith with your teaching, as well as evidence of a research agenda. To receive full consideration, applications should be received by January 18, 2018. The anticipated start date is August 2018. Please send letter of application, CV, personal statement of faith, statement explaining how you integrate your faith and your teaching, and three letters of recommendation to Dr. H. Paul Thompson, Jr., Chair, History Department, North Greenville University, PO Box 1892 Tigerville, SC 29688, or submit online to paul.thompson@ngu.edu.  North Greenville University is a teaching university of the South Carolina Baptist Convention, is a tobacco and alcohol-free campus, and all employees are required to have a personal relationship with Jesus Christ and lead an exemplary moral life.

 

Adjunct (Part-time) Position in Political Science

 

The Department of Political Science and Criminal Justice & Legal Studies at North Greenville University invites applications for an adjunct position in Political Science beginning January 2018.  Applicant must be able to teach a broad range of courses in American Politics or Political Theory.  Teaching responsibilities would include one or two courses each semester. Ph.D. preferred but will consider Masters-level candidates.  Prior teaching experience in higher education preferred but not required. 

To Apply:   Please send letter of application, CV, personal statement of faith, statement explaining how you integrate your faith and your teaching, three letters of recommendation, and unofficial transcripts to David H. Tyner, Chair, Department of Political Science and Criminal Justice & Legal Studies, P.O. Box 1892, Tigerville, SC 29688 or online at david.tyner@ngu.edu. Applications will begin to be reviewed immediately, and will be accepted until the position is filled. North Greenville University is a teaching university of the South Carolina Baptist Convention, is a tobacco and alcohol-free campus, and all employees are required to have a personal relationship with Jesus Christ and lead an exemplary moral life.

 

Assistant Professor of Criminal Justice & Legal Studies

 

The Department of Political Science and Criminal Justice & Legal Studies at North Greenville University invites applications for the position of Assistant Professor of Criminal Justice & Legal Studies beginning in August 2018.  Applicant should be able to teach a broad range of courses in Criminal Justice & Legal Studies.  Teaching responsibilities would include four courses each semester. An advanced degree in Criminal Justice is preferred, but will consider candidates with appropriate training or experience in the fields of law or criminal justice.  Prior teaching experience in higher education preferred but not required. North Greenville University is a teaching university of the South Carolina Baptist Convention, is a tobacco and alcohol-free campus, and all employees are required to have a personal relationship with Jesus Christ and lead an exemplary moral life.

To Apply: Please submit a letter of application, CV, personal statement of faith, statement explaining how you integrate your faith and your teaching, and three letters of recommendation and unofficial transcripts to David H. Tyner, Chair, Department of Political Science and Criminal Justice & Legal Studies, P.O. Box 1892, Tigerville, SC 29688 or online at david.tyner@ngu.edu.

 

 

Openings in the College of Adult Professional Studies

 

The College of Adult Professional Studies at North Greenville University (NGU) have no positions available at this time. 

 

T. Walter Brashier Graduate School

 

Ed.D Adjunct Faculty

 

The Graduate School of Education at North Greenville University is now accepting applications for adjunct faculty positions within the Ed.D. program for Educational Leadership.  Currently seeking candidates with a strong background in qualitative research methods and educational research in addition to leadership experience in either K-12 or higher educational settings. Opportunities to teach online, onsite (week long, summer intensives), and onsite (8 week terms) are available.

Qualifications: Candidates must possess an earned doctorate in a related field of education, publishing experience, an enthusiasm for mentoring and supporting students, and should have experience teaching online courses. Additionally, candidates must demonstrate a record of professional activity and have a scholarly background in qualitative, quantitative, mixed-methods or action research, which may be indicated through coursework, classes taught, publications or prior dissertation mentoring experience.  

To apply: Please submit a cover letter, resume/vita, and a statement of Christian faith via email to:

Shelley Dugle, Ed.D.

North Greenville University

Dean of the Graduate School of Education

sdugle@ngu.edu

 

Staff Openings

 

Controller

 

Location: Tigerville Campus with potential travel to Greer Campus

Department: Business Office (556)

Report to: VP Business Affairs

Type: Fulle-Time / Salary Exempt

North Greenville Universityís Controller will be an integral part of the Business Office team. Reporting to the Vice President of Business Affairs, the Controller will lead, mentor, support and supervise staff engaged in financial functions such as student accounts, human resources, payroll, accounts payable, general banking, account reconciliations, external and internal audits, and other related activities. The Controller will also provide direction in such matters such as audit, financial statement preparation, cash management, budgeting, and other areas as required.

The staff member will primarily be responsible to:

  • Manage the account structure for general ledger accounts which includes set up of new general ledger accounts, department identification numbers and permissions.
  • Supervise and review monthly reconciliation processes and procedures.
  • Responsible for accounting compliance related to various agencies (e.g. DOE, DOL, IRS, NCAA)
  • Develop, implement, and enforce accounting related procedures and processes.
  • Coordinate preparation of monthly, interim and year-end Financial Statements, reports and schedules.
  • Direct preparation of schedules and information for various audits including year-end financial audits.
  • Oversee integrations with third party vendors (TMS, Bank of America, Paychex, Amazon Business, etc.)
  • Collaborate with other departments of the University for optimal processing and reporting, including process change recommendations
  • Oversee the day-to-day financial operations of the Business Office and coordination of the accounting, student accounts, human resources, payroll, AP, and AR staff and their related activities including:
    • Record and monitor all financial transactions of the University.
    • Manage the month-end and year-end closing process.
    • Ensure that accounting policies, procedures, and processes are established in accordance with generally accepted accounting principles and good accounting practices.
    • Oversee the fixed asset accounting, endowment and investment accounting, payroll and benefit accounting, and gift accounting functions.
    • Respond to internal requests for financial data inquiries.
  • Manage the operation of the Universityís financial accounting system and maintain oversight of the Jenzabar Business Office Module including AP, AR, GL, PO, BU, and FX.
  • Manage and oversee internal and external financial reporting and variance analysis.
  • Leverage strengths of team members, help to clarify roles and responsibilities and develop and implement training programs in order to maximize and reach optimal individual and organizational goals.
  • Supervise a team of approximately 10 direct reports.

Essential Qualifications/Skills:

  • Bachelor of Science Degree at a minimum, CPA or MBA degree preferred. 7 or more years of experience in finance and accounting, 5 or more years of supervisory experience.
  • Non Profit Accounting Experience (particularly higher education) is highly preferable.
  • Experience in financial audit coordination.
  • Professional experience to include technical expertise in accounting, financial statement preparation, budget management and cash management.
  • Demonstrated knowledge of accounting information systems, preferably Jenzabar EX, report writing software, preferably Infomaker, and spreadsheet software.
  • The ability to develop, refine, and maintain sound financial and internal control systems and to enforce and communicate these systems with all university constituencies.
  • Ability to work collaboratively with university constituencies and to effectively lead support staff.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills with all levels of the organization are required.
  • Must be motivated, self-directed, and able to work under pressure and simultaneously manage numerous deadlines.
  • Must have personal qualities of integrity, credibility, and unwavering commitment to the University's mission; a proactive, hands-on strategic thinker who will own, in partnership with the VP of Business Affairs, the responsibility for Student Accounts, Finance, Human Resources, and Payroll.
  • At the heart of NGU is a Christ-centered community of genuine, caring faculty and staff members who are committed to providing every student with not only a quality educational experience, but also hands-on opportunities for spiritual growth and service on campus, in the local community, and around the world.  The Controller must be a professing believer in Jesus Christ, be able to articulate how that relationship impacts their work, and honor the Lord in their day to day activities.   

Email HR@ngu.edu your Cover letter, Resume, and Application

 

Web/Database Applications Developer

 

Job Description/Summary:

The Web/Database Applications Developer at the North Greenville University (NGU) is responsible for designing, developing and implementing web based applications primarily in the Jenzabar JICS portal framework.

The Web/Database Applications Developer is directly responsible or supports the following NGU outcomes:

  • Supports technology systems which enhance the student experience
  • Supports portals and applications which serve as primary communication/transactional     channels for students and faculty

Experience Preferred:

  • Open source and Microsoft development practices and/or experience developing web       applications using open source and Microsoft tools and best practices
  • Portal development in the Jenzabar Internet Campus Solution (JICS) framework
  • Exposure to SalesForce, Jenzabar EX, and Microsoft PowerShell
  • Proficiency in other web scripting languages such as PHP, Java Server Pages, Ruby, Python, or Perl
  • Web standards and compliance
  • Project and time management / ability to coordinate resources necessary to complete an     assignment and/or resolve problems while working on multiple projects simultaneously such as:
    • Portal development
    • Enterprise systems integration
    • Salesforce development  
  • Interpretation of functional design specifications and create technical design specifications
  • Identifying and troubleshooting problems
  • Working with multiple and diverse stakeholders, including administrators, faculty, staff, and students
  • Experience desired with:
  • Front-end development including: HTML5, XML, CSS3, SASS, JavaScript, jQuery, and AJAX
  • Back-end development including: Classic ASP (VB Script), ASP.NET, ASP.NET MVC, .NET 4.5 framework, and C# development
  • Database development including: T-SQL (DML, DDL, DCL, and TCL), SQL Server Reporting Services and SQL Server Integration Services in Microsoft SQL Server 2008 and above
  • Experience using Visual Studio 2008 and above
  • Authentication systems and frameworks including SAML 2.0, LDAP, and ADFS
  • Web 2.0 APIs and external systems integratio
  • Analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Working in a self-motivated, detail-oriented, and fast-paced learning environment
  • Excellent verbal, written, and interpersonal skills

Education:

Minimum Education/Certifications

A Bachelorís degree in computer science, computer programing, software development, or related field OR at least 5 years of software development experience (Or any combination of education, training, and experience that provides the required knowledge and abilities)

Working Environment:

The Web/Database Applications Developer works alongside other members of the IT Services department and with the greater campus around their portal needs.  Work responsibilities are generally conducted Monday Ė Friday during normal business hours; however, upgrades and maintenance may require alternative scheduling.  Regular activities require the ability to quickly change priorities.

Email HR@ngu.edu your Cover letter, Resume, and Application

 

Patrol Officer

 

The role of the Patrol Officer is to provide security and law enforcement to the property owned and operated by North Greenville University.

Duties

The Patrol Officer is to provide law enforcement skills to the shift which they are assigned. A Patrol Officerís duties include but are not limited to:  

  1. Supervising and policing of the properties owned and operated by North Greenville University.
  2. Preserve the peace by use of all lawful means, interceding without warrant when authorized by law to prevent or suppress crime.
  3. Patrol the campus or property assigned by the Shift Commander by vehicle and/or by foot.
  4. Respond to calls as assigned by dispatch or the Shift Commander.
  5. Write reports on all incidents as assigned on shift and submit for review by the Shift Commander.
  6. Provide service, information, and direction for the public as necessary.
  7. Maintain a working knowledge of the necessary technology and software to perform your duties for any given shift.
  8. Abide by all policies and procedures as mandated by the Shift Commander.
  9. Maintain a clean and organized work station and/or patrol vehicle.
  10. Obey all commands given by superiors as is reasonable unless in direct conflict with State or Federal Law
  11. Perform other duties as assigned.

Requirements:

Must be able to work nights and weekends.

Must be able to work in adverse conditions.

Experience Required.