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Faculty Positions

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.

Full-Time Faculty Opening in Psychology

The Department of Psychology is seeking candidates for a full-time faculty position.  Preference will be given to candidates who specialize in an area of clinical or counseling psychology.  Preference will also be given to those with experience teaching at the undergraduate level and who are skilled in research.  An earned doctorate with teaching experience is required.

Responsibilities will include advising students, teaching introductory and upper-level courses (4 courses per semester), and contributing to program and department development especially in the clinical or counseling area.  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 employs six full-time and 3 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 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).

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
  • 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). 

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.


Staff Openings

Business Office Openings

The North Greenville University Business Office has the following openings:

Part-Time Accounts Payable - Immediate Opening

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • University credit card billing management
  • Assist in all areas of Accounts Payable
  • Work well with faculty, staff, and vendors to provide an excellent service
  • Proficient and extensive experience with Microsoft Office and computers in general
  • Able to multi-task, prioritize, problem solve, and meet deadlines
  • Cross-training in other aspects of the accounting department to provide backup
  • Assist faculty, staff, and vendors with questions regarding their bills or accounts as well as additional administrative duties
  • Strong work ethic, attention to detail and organizational skills
  • Accounting office experience preferred

Interested applicants may submit a completed NGU employment application and resume to the Comptroller/Business Office Manager, Sheila Dilleshaw, at sheila.dilleshaw@ngu.edu or via mail to North Greenville University, P. O. Box 1892, Tigerville, South Carolina, 29688.  The application form can be downloaded at www.ngu.edu/job-openings.php (at the top right of the webpage).

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

Purchasing Manager - Immediate Opening

Responsible for managing, reviewing and performing transactions in the Accounts Payable Department.  Duties include preparing journal entries, detailed reports and account reconciliations as related to purchases and payables.  Precision, accuracy and attention to detail are essential as well as excellent problem solving skills.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Administer current Purchase Order system
  • Assist in implementation of new electronic Purchase Order system
  • Assist in implementation of new Purchase Card program

Job Requirements:

Bachelor's degree in accounting preferred.  Accounts payable and purchasing experience of two to five years also preferred.  Proficiency in understanding and use of Microsoft Windows necessary.

Interested applicants may submit a completed NGU employment application and resume to the Comptroller/Business Office Manager, Sheila Dilleshaw, at sheila.dilleshaw@ngu.edu or via mail to North Greenville University, P. O. Box 1892, Tigerville, South Carolina, 29688.  The application form can be downloaded at www.ngu.edu/job-openings.php (at the top right of the webpage).

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

Staff Accountant - Immediate Opening

Responsible for managing, reviewing and recording the accounting and reporting of University investments, endowments, scholarships, and various other asset accounts.  Duties include preparing journal entries, detailed reports and account reconciliations.  Precision, accuracy and attention to detail are essential as well as excellent problem solving skills.

Job Requirements:

Bachelor's degree in accounting with at least two to five years experience.  Proficiency in understanding and use of Microsoft Windows necessary.

Interested applicants may submit a completed NGU employment application and resume to the Comptroller/Business Office Manager, Sheila Dilleshaw, at sheila.dilleshaw@ngu.edu or via mail to North Greenville University, P. O. Box 1892, Tigerville, South Carolina, 29688.  The application form can be downloaded at www.ngu.edu/job-openings.php (at the top right of the webpage).

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

Part-time Housekeeping Position

Applications are being accepted for part-time positions in the Housekeeping Department at North Greenville University.  Part-time employees work up to 29 hours per week, 52 weeks per year.  If you are interested in applying for one of these positions, please call the Housekeeping office for information regarding salary and position details at (864) 977-7124.