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Faculty Positions

Theatre/Costume Design

North Greenville University's Theatre Department seeks a full-time faculty member to teach courses in Costume and Makeup Design, Costume History, Theatre Appreciation, Fundamentals of Design, and other faculty duties as assigned.  The successful candidate will demonstrate the ability to design both plays and large musicals, and help establish costume budgets.  The position will remain open until filled.

Qualifications:  MFA in costume design and professional design 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.  Additional desired qualifications:  experience in Musical Theatre; voice, dance, performance and history.

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 Amy Dunlap, Chair, Theatre Department, North Greenville University, P. O. Box 1892, Tigerville, South Carolina, 29688 (amy.dunlap@ngu.edu).  Please include such contact information as your professional email address, telephone number, and current job title.

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

Assistant Professor of English

North Greenville University's English Department seeks a full-time Assistant Professor of English to teach freshman composition, sophomore literature, and upper level literature.  Teaching load is four (4) courses per semester.  The position will remain open until filled. 

Qualifications:  Ph.D. in English 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, South Carolina, 29688 (Cheryl.collier@ngu.edu).  Please include such contact information as your professional email address, telephone number, and current job title. 

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

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.

Assistant/Associate Professor of Accounting

The College of Business and Sport Professions is currently accepting applications for a full-time Assistant/Associate Professor of Accounting beginning with the Fall Term 2015.  The NGU Accounting Degree Program is a member of IACBE (International Assembly for Collegiate Business Accreditation).  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 mentor 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 NGU's Accounting Degree program.  On-line teaching experience using Blackboard is not required; however, Blackboard is used for course management of traditional accounting courses.

An earned Doctoral Degree in Accounting or Business Administration with 18 hours of graduate level accounting courses is required.  ABD's may be considered; however, all course work and comprehensive exams must have been completed when application is made.  Ultimately, the doctorate is required.  A CPA designation is not required but would be beneficial.

Responsibilities:

1.  Teaching - Teach undergraduate courses in Principles of Accounting, Intermediate Accounting, Cost Accounting, Advanced Accounting, Municipal and Governmental Accounting, Auditing, Federal Income Tax, Auditing and the use of Accounting Software and Spreadsheet Applications.

2.  Scholarship - Scholarly publications, professional presentations, and grant procurement are desired professional activities.

3.  Service - Provide service to the Department, College, and University committees; professional organizations and the Greenville County community.

4.  Administration - Assist with on-going program development; participate in student recruitment and retention; provide academic advising; provide co-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 completed application (available on-line at NGU Employment Opportunities), curriculum vitae, official copies of transcripts, statement of your teaching philosophy, statement of your Christian faith, and names, phone numbers, and email addresses (if available) for three professional references to:  Dr. Ralph Johnson, Dean, College of Business and Sport Professions, North Greenville University, P. O. Box 1892, Tigerville, South Carolina, 29688.

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

Openings in the College of Adult Professional Studies

The College of Adult Professional Studies at North Greenville University (NGU) is currently seeking adjunct faculty and course developers for its online programs.  Expertise in the following areas is needed:

  • Criminal Justice and Legal Studies
  • Early Childhood Educational Studies
  • Geography
  • Marine Biology
  • Math
  • Political Science
  • Physics
  • Psychology
  • Sociology
  • Art

Ideal candidates have experience teaching online, familiarity with Blackboard, a completed Ph.D., or equivalent.  Candidates with a Master's Degree may be considered.

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

Interested applicants for the position should submit a curriculum vita, a statement of teaching philosophy in a Christian liberal arts environment, a statement of faith, unofficial transcripts, and the names, addresses, phone numbers, and email addresses for three professional references.  Please email along with any inquiries to Dr. Marti J. Glass, Ph.D., LPC (marti.glass@ngu.edu).

T. Walter Brashier Graduate School - Multiple Faculty Openings

The T. Walter Brashier Graduate School of North Greenville University seeks full-time and adjunct faculty members in each of the graduate schools of Education, Business, and Christian Ministry for January 2015 (Potential Adjuncts for Summer 2015).  Appropriate terminal degree required.  Online teaching is required.  NGU is an institution of the South Carolina Baptist Convention and requires that all faculty members articulate an evangelical faith commitment.  Inquiries, applications to Office of the Vice President, T. Walter Brashier Graduate School, 1400 Locust Hill Road, Greer, SC 29651 or email to suzanne.sellers@ngu.edu.  Visit our website at gradschool.php.

The College of Science and Math Openings

Faculty Openings for Animal Science

North Greenville University began offering Animal Science courses with emphasis in equine in August 2014.  We are currently looking for part-time and full-time faculty teach these courses and to help build the Animal Science program.  Candidates should have a DVM, Ph.D., or MS in the field of Animal Science.

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

Interested candidates should submit their resume or curriculum vitae to:  Dr. Thomas Allen, North Greenville University, P. O. Box 1892, Tigerville, South Carolina, 29688 (or email to cfinley@ngu.edu). 

Full-Time Faculty Opening in Chemistry 

The College of Science and Math at North Greenville University is seeking a Ph.D. candidate for a full-time faculty position in Inorganic Chemistry. Preference will be given to those with experience teaching at the undergraduate level. An earned doctorate (Ph.D.) with teaching experience is required.   

Responsibilities may include advising students, teaching introductory and upper-level courses along with associated laboratories. The candidate will supply evidence of teaching skills with expertise in using technology in classroom instruction and best practices in teaching within their area. 

The Chemistry group employs 4 full-time and 2 part-time/adjuncts.  Being a small university with an average class size of 20-35 students in the chemistry courses, our faculty develop strong academic relationships with their students.  Preference will be given to candidates who can show evidence of excellent teaching evaluations and a willingness to spend time advising and mentoring students.   

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.  Faculty members are also expected to integrate Christian faith into their discipline and 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 growing, SACS-accredited university of approximately 2,500 students.  For more information about the university, please visit our website at www.ngu.edu. 

Interested applicants for the position 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 Dr. Shannon Dobson at sdobson@ngu.edu.  A signed application is required for consideration for the position and can be downloaded at job-openings.php (at the top right of this webpage). 

Adjunct Faculty in Biology

The Department of Biology is seeking candidates for adjunct faculty to teach pathophysiology.  An earned doctorate is preferred, but a candidate with a master's degree may be considered.

NGU is a member of the South Carolina Baptist Convention and requires all faculty and staff to be committed Christians inside and outside the classroom.  Faculty members are also expected to integrate Christian faith into their discipline and be committed to excellence in education in a biblically sound, Christ-centered environment.  Located in the Appalachian foothills north of Greenville, South Carolina, NGU is a growing, regionally-accredited university of approximately 2,500 students.

Interested applicants for all departmental positions should submit a curriculum vita, statement of teaching philosophy in a Christian liberal arts environment, a statement of faith, a written response to the NGU mission and philosophy statements, a cover letter, unofficial transcripts, and the names, addresses, phone numbers, and email addresses for three professional references.  Please email these along with the completed NGU employment application and any inquiries to the faculty search committee at either shannon.dobson@ngu.edu or via mail to the college's administrative assistant, Cherie Finley, North Greenville University, P. O. Box 1892, Tigerville, South Carolina, 29688.  The application form can be downloaded at job-openings.php (at the top right of this webpage) and should include an original signature from the applicant.  All positions will remain open until filled.

Adjunct Faculty in Chemistry

The Chemistry group of the Biology Department is seeking adjunct faculty for intro and organic chemistry, lecture and labs, evening recitation and tutoring opportunities.  Applicants should hold a Masters or Ph.D. in Chemistry. 

NGU is a member of the South Carolina Baptist Convention and requires all faculty and staff to be committed Christian inside and outside the classroom.  Faculty members are also expected to integrate Christian faith into their discipline and be committed to excellence in education in a biblically sound Christ-centered environment.  Located in the Appalachian foothills north of Greenville, South Carolina, NGU is a growing regionally accredited university of approximately 2,500 students.

Interested applicants for all departmental positions should submit a curriculum vita, statement of teaching philosophy in a Christian liberal arts environment, a statement of faith, a written response to the NGU mission and philosophy statements, a cover letter, unofficial transcripts, and the names, addresses, phone numbers, and email addresses for three professional references.  Please email these along with the completed NGU employment application and any inquiries to the faculty search committee at either shannon.dobson@ngu.edu or via mail to the college's administrative assistant, Cherie Finley, North Greenville University, P. O. Box 1892, Tigerville, South Carolina, 29688.  The application form can be downloaded at job-openings.php (at the top right of this webpage) and should include an original signature from the applicant.  All positions will remain open until filled.

Adjunct Faculty in Mathematics

The Department of Mathematics is seeking candidates for adjunct faculty.

The successful candidates will have an enthusiastic and evidenced Christian faith and be committed to excellence in education in a biblically sound, Christ-centered environment.  An earned doctorate in Mathematics or a related field is required.  Both pure and applied math positions are available.  ABD's will be considered.  A minimum of 18 hours of graduate credit in mathematics is required (as per SACS).  Graduate studies in a secondary area would be beneficial.  Teaching experience is preferred as well as the ability to teach a wide range of courses from developmental math to senior level courses.  The successful candidate will demonstrate a passion for working with student both within and outside the classroom and the ability to engage undergraduate students in research and publication.

NGU is a member of the South Carolina Baptist Convention and requires all faculty and staff to be committed Christians inside and outside the classroom.  Faculty members are also expected to integrate Christian faith into their discipline and be committed to excellence in education in a biblically sound, Christ-centered environment.  Located in the Appalachian foothills north of Greenville, South Carolina, NGU is a growing, regionally-accredited university of approximately 2,500 students.

Interested applicants for all departmental position should submit a curriculum vita, statement of teaching philosophy in a Christian liberal arts environment, a statement of faith, a written response to the NGU mission and philosophy statements, a cover letter, unofficial transcripts, and the names, addresses, phone numbers, and email addresses for three professional references.  Please email these along with the completed NGU employment application and any inquiries to the faculty search committee at either shannon.dobson@ngu.edu or via mail to the college's administrative assistant, Cherie Finley, North Greenville University, P. O. Box 1892, Tigerville, South Carolina, 29688.  The application form can be downloaded at job-openings.php (at the top right of this webpage) and should include an original signature from the applicant.  All positions will remain open until filled.

Adjunct Faculty in Physical Science 

The College of Science and Math is seeking adjunct faculty for physical sciences, particularly earth science lecture and labs.  Applicants should hold a masterís or Ph.D. in geology or comparable physical sciences appropriate for a geological approach to earth science.  If the applicant holds a masterís degree, additional field experience in hydrology or a similar career is preferable. 

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.  Faculty members are also expected to integrate Christian faith into their discipline and 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 growing, SACS-accredited university of approximately 2,500 students.  For more information about the university, please visit our website at www.ngu.edu.   

Interested applicants for the position 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 Dr. Shannon Dobson at sdobson@ngu.edu.  A signed application is required for consideration for the position and can be downloaded at job-openings.php (at the top right of this webpage). 

Adjunct Faculty in Health Promotion and Wellness 

The Department of Health Promotion and Wellness is seeking candidates for an adjunct faculty position with a preference for candidates experienced in teaching courses in Aging/Gerontology. An earned doctorate is preferred for this position; however, ABD's and master's degrees will be considered.  

The position may also contribute to undergraduate programs in exercise science, health promotion, or health education, 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.  Faculty members are also expected to integrate Christian faith into their discipline and 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 growing, SACS-accredited university of approximately 2,500 students.  For more information about the university, please visit our website at www.ngu.edu.   

Interested applicants for the position 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 Dr. Shannon Dobson at sdobson@ngu.edu.  A signed application is required for consideration for the position and can be downloaded at job-openings.php (at the top right of this webpage).


Staff Openings

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