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Faculty Positions

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.  The following undergraduate degrees are offered:

  • Business
  • Christian Ministries
  • Criminal Justice and Legal Studies
  • Early Childhood Educational Studies
  • Elementary Educational Studies
  • Psychology

Successful candidates have experience teaching online, familiarity with Blackboard, a completed Ph.D., or equivalent. 

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).

Theatre Department Opening

The North Greenville University Department of Theatre Arts invites applications for a Technical Director (BA required), beginning August, 2014.  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 to be committed Christians.

For more information, contact:  Dr. Dale Savidge, Chair, Department of Theatre, North Greenville University, P. O. Box 1892, Tigerville, South Carolina, 29688 (dsavidge@ngu.edu or 864-977-2081).

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 Fall 2014 (Potential Adjuncts for Summer 2014).  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.

Art Department Adjunct Positions

North Greenville University's College of Fine Arts has adjunct openings in the Art Department for the following courses which begin August 20, 2014:

Art Appreciation:  Adjunct needed to teach one section of Art Appreciation (MWF 11:15 a.m. - 12:05 p.m.)  Must have an MFA or Ph.D. in the field of Art.  Prior teaching experience is preferable.  Contact:  Zac Buser (zbuser@ngu.edu).  Please include CV and current portfolio or writing samples (as applicable).

Art History I: Adjunct needed to teach one section of Art History I (MWF 9:00 a.m. - 9:50 a.m.).  Must have an MFA or Ph.D. in the field of Art.  Prior teaching experience is preferable.  Contact:  Zac Buser (zbuser@ngu.edu).  Please include CV and current portfolio or writing samples (as applicable).

 Drawing I:  Adjunct needed to teach one section of Drawing I (TR 10:50 a.m. - 1:05 p.m.). Must have an MFA.  Prior teaching experience is preferable.  Contact:  Zac Buser (zbuser@ngu.edu).  Please include CV and current portfolio.

Ceramics I, II, and III:  Adjunct needed to teach one section of Ceramics I, II, and III (Taught concurrently on TR 10:50 a.m. - 1:05 p.m.).  Must have an MFA.  Prior teaching experience is preferable.  Contact:  Zac Buser (zbuser@ngu.edu).  Please include CV and current portfolio.

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

Faculty Vacancy in Vocal Performance

The Cline School of Music in the College of Fine Arts at North Greenville University is accepting applications for a full-time faculty position in Vocal Performance beginning August 2014.  Salary and rank are negotiable, depending on qualifications and experience.  Qualifications are a Doctorate in Vocal Performance; a Tenor is preferred, but a Baritone/Bass will be considered; would like successful experience in vocal performance and teaching.  Responsibilities will include teaching applied voice and other courses assigned by the Dean and other faculty duties as assigned.  The Cline School of Music offers the B.A. in Music, Music Education, Performance, Composition, and Church Music.    The University is a member of the South Carolina Baptist Convention and requires all faculty and staff be committed Christians.

 North Greenville University is a co-education liberal arts institution of 2,400 students, which provides opportunities for higher education in a Christian atmosphere.  The university strives to prepare students to become better, contributing members of society by educating the whole person through an integration of academic discipline, a Christian lifestyle, and an enriched cultural experience while offering students the best opportunities of spiritual growth, academic training, and Christian service.  Christ must be the center of the campus for the purpose of Christian education and Christian character building. 

North Greenville is an accredited institutional member of the National Association of Schools of Music and is an "All Steinway" institution.

Send a letter of application, curriculum vitae, a CD of performances, a statement of faith, and three current letters of recommendation to Dr. Jackie Griffin, Cline School of Music, North Greenville University, P. O. Box 1892, Tigerville, South Carolina, 29688.  Video excerpts of performances, an audition, and official transcripts may be requested at a later date.  Deadline for applications is June 1, 2014.

Assistant/Associate Professor of Marketing

The College of Business and Sport Professions is currently accepting applications for a full-time Assistant/Associate Professor of Marketing beginning with the Fall Term 2014.  The NGU Marketing 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 Marketing 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 Marketing program.  On-line teaching experience using Blackboard is not required; however, Blackboard is used for course management of traditional courses.  An earned Doctoral Degree in Marketing or Business Administration with 18 graduate level courses in Marketing is required; however, ABD's in either degree program will be considered.  For ABD candidates, all course work and comprehensive exams must have been completed when application is made.  Ultimately, a doctorate is required.

Responsibilities:  1.  Teaching:   Teach undergraduate courses in Fundamentals of Marketing, Marketing Management Information Systems, Promotions and Event Planning, E-Commerce Marketing, and Public and Non-Profit Marketing; 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 letter of application, curriculum vitae, official copies of all transcripts, statement of teaching philosophy, statement of faith in Christ, and names, phone numbers, and email addresses (if available) for three professional references to:  Dr. Ralph L. Johnson, Dean, College of Business and Sport Professions, North Greenville University, P. O. Box 1892, Tigerville, South Carolina, 29688-1892.

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

Assistant/Associate Professor of Business

The College of Business and Sport Professions is currently accepting applications for a full-time Assistant/Associate Professor of Business Administration beginning with the Fall Term 2014.  The NGU Business Administration 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 Business Administration program.  On-line teaching experience using Blackboard is not required; however, Blackboard is used for course management of traditional courses.  An earned Doctoral Degree in Business Administration is required; ABD's will be considered; however, all course work and comprehensive exams must have been completed when application is made.  Ultimately a doctorate is required.

Responsibilities:  1.  Teaching: Teach undergraduate courses in Human Resource Management, Organizational Behavior, Introduction to Business, and Principles of Management and Ethics; 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 letter of application, curriculum vitae, official copies of all transcripts, statement of teaching philosophy, statement of faith, and names, phone numbers, and email addresses (if available) for three professional references to:  Dr. Steve Holcombe, Chair of the Business Administration Department, 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.

Adjunct Faculty in Accounting

North Greenville University is seeking an adjunct faculty member to teach Accounting Prinicples, Intermediate Accounting, Not-for-Profit/Governmental Accounting, Cost Accounting, Auditing and Advanced Accounting courses.  This position will begin with the Fall 2014 term which begins on August 20th.  On-line teaching capability is desirable but not required.  An earned master's in Business or Accounting with a minimum of 18 hours of graduate level course work in Accounting or a combination of graduate hours in Accounting and significant Accounting experiences will be considered.  

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

Send official transcripts for all degrees, an up-to-date curriculum vitae that includes three academic/professional references and a statement of your faith to:  Dr. Ralph Johnson, Dean, College of Business and Sport Professions, North Greenville University, P. O. Box 1892, Tigerville, South Carolina, 29688.

Adjunct Faculty in Marketing

North Greenville University is seeking an adjunct faculty member to teach introductory level and upper level Marketing courses.  This position will begin with the Fall 2013 term which begins on August 12, 2013.  On-line teaching capability is desirable but not required.  An earned master's in Business or Marketing with a minimum of 18 hours of graduate level course work in Marketing or a combination of graduate hours in Marketing and significant Marketing experiences will be considered.  ABD candidates in the final stage of completing the Marketing dissertation will also be considered.

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

Send official transcripts for all degrees, an up-to-date curriculum vitae that includes three academic/professional references and a statement of your faith to:  Dr. Ralph Johnson, Dean, College of Business and Sport Professions, North Greenville University, P. O. Box 1892, Tigerville, South Carolina, 29688.

The College of Science and Math Openings

Faculty Openings for Animal Science

North Greenville University will begin 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 Psychology Faculty

The Department of Psychology is seeking candidates for a full-time faculty position.  The area of specialization is open, but preference will be given to candidates who specialize in an area of experimental psychology, teaching at the undergraduate level, and are skilled in research and can teach methods and statistics courses.  An earned doctorate with teaching experience is preferred, but an ABD candidate may be considered.

The successful candidate will advise students as well as be responsible for teaching introductory and upper-level courses (4 courses per semester) and contribute to program and department development.  The strong candidate will supply evidence of teaching skills with expertise in using technology in classroom instruction and best practices in teaching within their area.  In addition to program and teaching responsibilities, preference will be given to candidates that can demonstrate successful research collaborations with undergraduates and who are willing to include students in research.  The primary focus of faculty at NGU is teaching; however, some research with students is expected in the department.

The Department of Psychology employees six full-time faculty and three part-time/adjuncts.  There are approximately 125 undergraduate psychology majors, a strong Psychology Club, and a chapter of Psi Chi.  Being a small university with an average class size of 15-25 students in the major 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 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 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.

Adjunct Faculty in Biology

The Department of Biology is seeking candidates for adjunct faculty.  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 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 Chemistry

The College of Science and Math of North Greenville University has an adjunct faculty position open in the Chemistry Department for an Analytical Chemist or a Physical Chemist with significant analytical experience.  The candidate will teach the Analytical Chemistry course and laboratory.  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 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.

Computer Science

The Department of Computer Science is seeking candidates for a full-time faculty position or possible adjunct positions. The primary responsibility will be teaching the general education introduction to Microsoft applications.  Courses will include both in-class and online components.  The successful candidate will also advise students and contribute to program development.  Candidates with at least a master's degree in computer science plus teaching experience will 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 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 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 Physical Sciences Department of North Greenville University is seeking adjunct faculty teach Physics with Calculus and Astronomy beginning Fall 2014.  Applicants should hold a Masters or Ph.D. in Physics.

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.

 

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