Human Resources at Waynesburg University

A career at Waynesburg University does more than just enhance a resume; it makes a difference in the lives of students who seek to live lives of purpose through faith, learning and serving. Please take a moment to review our career opportunities, which include staff, faculty and administration positions at our main campus in Waynesburg, Pa., and three regional locations in the immediate Pittsburgh area.

Waynesburg University does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, sex, gender identity, national or ethnic origin, religion, age (over 40), or disability status as a Vietnam-era, qualified disabled veteran or other protected veteran, or status as a member of any other protected class under federal or state law in the educational programs or activities it offers, and is in compliance with Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972.

As a Christian University, Waynesburg University hires as full time faculty and staff only persons who profess faith in Jesus Christ and demonstrate that faith in a manner consistent with the mission and institutional commitments of the University.

In addition, Waynesburg University admits students without regard to race, color, sex, disability, religion, national origin, ancestry or ethnicity.

It is the policy of Waynesburg University not to discriminate in its educational programs, admissions policies, activities or employment as required by Title IX of the 1972 Educational Amendments.

Available Positions

Please submit all applications to:

Waynesburg University, Human Resources Office
51 W. College St.
Waynesburg, PA 15370
Email: hr@waynesburg.edu

Full-Time Positions

FACULTY POSITION - GRADUATE COUNSELING

AVAILABLE: Immediately. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled. This is a full-time, 12 month position.

SALARY/RANK:Commensurate with qualifications and experience. This is a 12 month position.

QUALIFICATIONS: A PhD in Counselor Education and Supervision from a CACREP accredited program is required. A master’s degree in counseling, preferably school counseling is preferred. Evidence of scholarly activity and licensure as a school counselor. Additionally, applicants must hold or are eligible for licensure as a professional counselor in Pennsylvania and have been employed as full-time faculty member in a counselor education program for a minimum of one full academic year. Evidence of strong supervision skills, scholarly research, and quality teaching and clinical experience is required. Individuals with a strong background in multiculturalism and diversity and a strong teaching, supervision and clinical record are also required.

As a Christian University, Waynesburg University hires as full-time faculty only persons who profess faith in Jesus Christ and demonstrate that faith in a manner consistent with the mission. The successful candidate must demonstrate a strong commitment to that faith, through his/her professional responsibilities, relationships and mentoring of students.

RESPONSIBILITIES: Responsibilities of this position include teaching graduate-level courses at the master’s level and doctoral level across the Clinical Mental Health Counseling, Addictions Counseling and the Counselor Education and Supervision programs; supervising practicum and internship experiences, advising master’s and doctoral level students, engaging in scholarly activities, and providing service to the department, the university, and the counseling profession at the state, regional and/or national level. The position will be responsible for teaching a variety of courses in the eight areas of curricular experience required by CACREP to prepare all counselors and counselor educators.

THE UNIVERSITY: Waynesburg University is a Christian higher education institution offering undergraduate and graduate programs both on the Waynesburg Campus and in three adult centers in the Pittsburgh region. Directed by its Christian values, the University provides opportunities for scholarship, leadership and service to all of our students through an academic foundation for life-long learning and compassionate contribution to others. Special care is taken to employ people who embody the values and perspectives of the institution in their teaching, their personal lives, and their relationships with students. Serving more than 2,300 students, the University is guided by a sound strategic vision and has served as a leader in service-learning, technology applications and student-centered learning among higher education institutions. The Waynesburg campus is located one hour from Pittsburgh. Waynesburg University is a member of the Council for Christian Colleges and Universities (CCCU) and a member of the Association of Presbyterian Colleges and Universities (APCU). For further information on these organizations, please refer to their respective web pages.

FACULTY POSITION - CRIMINAL JUSTICE ADMINISTRATION

POSITION AVAILABLE: Full-time faculty on the Waynesburg campus beginning Fall 2017. This is a tenure track faculty position in Criminal Justice Administration. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled and will be reviewed on a rolling basis

SALARY/RANK: Salary and rank commensurate with qualifications and experience.

QUALIFICATIONS: Applicants must have a Juris Doctorate, hold an active license as an attorney in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania or other state jurisdiction, and have 5 years of experience in criminal practice or related professional practice. Demonstrated experience and success teaching in higher education is required. Candidates should have an understanding of student-centered and facilitative teaching methodologies and must have the ability to work collaboratively with colleagues, students, and others.

The successful candidate must demonstrate a strong Christian faith, a commitment to the University's Mission, and a demonstrated commitment to that faith, through his/her professional responsibilities, teaching, relationships and the mentoring of students.

RESPONSIBILITIES: The successful candidate will teach 12 credit hours per semester in all areas of law, including legal systems, substantive law, judicial process, and administrative law. Additional responsibilities include advising criminal justice majors and pre-law majors; assisting with internship and career placement; participating in extracurricular activities and programs; assisting with the recruitment of prospective students; serving on faculty committees; assisting with criminal justice curriculum changes, and performing other duties, as needed.

THE UNIVERSITY: Waynesburg University is a Christian higher education institution offering undergraduate and graduate programs both on the Waynesburg Campus and in three adult centers in the Pittsburgh region. Directed by its Christian values, the University provides opportunities for scholarship, leadership and service to all of our students through an academic foundation for life-long learning and compassionate contribution to others. Special care is taken to employ people who embody the values and perspectives of the institution in their teaching, their personal lives, and their relationships with students. Serving more than 2,300 students, the University is guided by a sound strategic vision and has served as a leader in service-learning, technology applications and student-centered learning among higher education institutions. The Waynesburg campus is located one hour from Pittsburgh. Waynesburg University is a member of the Council for Christian Colleges and Universities (CCCU) and a member of the Association of Presbyterian Colleges and Universities (APCU). For further information on these organizations, please refer to their respective web pages.

APPLICATION PROCESS: Send resume/cv and letter of interest, along with a written statement that articulates the relationship between the candidate’s profession and his/her Christian faith, and names/addresses/phone numbers of five references. Include transcripts (unofficial copies are acceptable initially). Apply to the Human Resources Office, Waynesburg University, 51 West College Street, Waynesburg, PA 15370, e-mail: hr@waynesburg.edu.

FACULTY POSITION - CHEMISTRY

AVAILABLE: Beginning August 2017. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.

SALARY/RANK: Rank and tenure track status will be determined based upon the qualifications, skills and experience of the successful candidate.

QUALIFICATIONS: Ph.D. in Organic Chemistry or similarly related discipline, teaching experience preferred; ABD considered. Excellent communication skills required. Candidates must be committed to teaching at the undergraduate level and have the ability to perform research involving undergraduate students. The successful candidate must demonstrate a strong Christian faith, a commitment to the University's Mission, and a demonstrated commitment to that faith through his/her professional responsibilities, relationships and the mentoring of students.

As a Christian University, Waynesburg University hires as full time staff only persons who profess faith in Jesus Christ and demonstrate that faith in a manner consistent with the mission and institutional commitments of the University.

RESPONSIBILITIES: The successful candidate will teach twelve credit hours per semester in chemistry, depending on experience and curriculum needs. Likely courses include all levels of Organic Chemistry (beginner, fundamental, and advanced), spectroscopy, and associated labs. He or she will be expected to advise chemistry majors, participate in extracurricular activities and programs, help with recruitment of prospective students, work with undergraduate students in a research capacity and serve on faculty committees.

THE UNIVERSITY: Waynesburg University is a Christian higher education institution offering undergraduate and graduate programs both on the Waynesburg Campus and in adult centers in the Pittsburgh region. Directed by its Christian values, the University provides opportunities for scholarship, leadership and service to all of our students through an academic foundation for life-long learning and compassionate contribution to others. Special care is taken to employ people who embody the values and perspectives of the institution in their teaching, their personal lives, and their relationships with students. Serving more than 2,300 students, the University is a member of the Council for Christian Colleges and Universities (CCCU) and a member of the Association of Presbyterian Colleges and Universities (APCU). For further information on these organizations, please refer to their respective web pages.

APPLICATION PROCESS: Candidates must submit a CV (resume) and letter of interest, along with a written statement that articulates the relationship between the candidate's profession and his/her Christian faith, and the names, addresses, emails, and phone numbers of five references. Include transcripts (copies are acceptable initially). Apply to Human Resources, Waynesburg University, 51 W. College St. Waynesburg, PA 15370; email: hr@waynesburg.edu

FEMALE RESIDENT DIRECTOR

AVAILABLE: August 1, 2017. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled. This is a full-time position.

SALARY/RANK: Commensurate with qualifications and experience.

QUALIFICATIONS: Bachelor's Degree required. Two years related work experience, Residence Life experience preferred. Strong relationship and communication skills, along with an ability to promote and support a Christian vision of student development required. Candidate should possess excellent written and oral communication skills through various communication mediums, demonstrated ability to work independently and as a team member. Demonstrated organizational skills, attention to detail, ability to multitask, and creativity are essential.

As a Christian University, Waynesburg University hires as full time staff only persons who profess faith in Jesus Christ and demonstrate that faith in a manner consistent with the mission and institutional commitments of the University.

RESPONSIBILITIES: Responsibilities include daily management of residence hall; selection, supervision and evaluation of staff, counseling, and programming; opportunity to assist in Campus Ministries, Student Activities, and Community Service programs.

THE UNIVERSITY: Waynesburg University is a Christian higher education institution offering undergraduate and graduate programs both on the Waynesburg campus and in adult centers in the Pittsburgh region. Directed by its Christian values, the University provides opportunities for scholarship, leadership and service to all of our students through an academic foundation for life-long learning and compassionate contribution to others. Special care is taken to employ people who embody the values and perspectives of the institution in their teaching, their personal lives, and their relationships with students. Serving more than 2,300 students, the University is guided by a sound strategic vision and has served as a leader in service-learning, technology applications and student-centered learning among higher education institutions. The University is a member of the Council for Christian Colleges and Universities (CCCU) and a member of the Association of Presbyterian Colleges and Universities (APCU). For further information on these organizations, please refer to their respective web pages. For further information, please see the University's home page (www.waynesburg.edu).

APPLICATION PROCESS: Candidates must submit resume/cv and letter of interest, along with a written statement that articulates the relationship between the candidate's profession and his/her Christian faith, and names/addresses/phone numbers of five references. Include transcripts (unofficial copies are acceptable initially). Apply to the Human Resources Office, Waynesburg University, 51 West College Street, Waynesburg, PA 15370, e-mail: hr@waynesburg.edu

PROGRAM SPECIALIST

AVAILABLE: Immediately. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled. This is a full-time position.

SALARY/RANK: Commensurate with qualifications and experience.

QUALIFICATIONS: Bachelor’s degree in business administration or related field. Candidate should possess excellent written and verbal communication skills, exceptional attention to detail, accuracy, and thoroughness in task completion and process monitoring. Ability to coordinate and prioritize objectives in a fast-paced environment. Proficient use of a personal computer, peripherals, and applicable software packages for word processing, data management, and communication including: Microsoft Word, Excel, and Access and Adobe Acrobat.

As a Christian University, Waynesburg University hires as full-time staff only persons who profess faith in Jesus Christ and demonstrate that faith in a manner consistent with the mission. The successful candidate must demonstrate a strong commitment to that faith, through his/her professional responsibilities, relationships and mentoring of students.

RESPONSIBILITIES: The position is responsible for implementing and managing a variety of projects according to the policies, procedures, and goals of the Library of Congress Teaching with Primary Sources Regional Program. The program is responsible for disseminating the TPS program to 17 states, the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico and the US Virgin Islands. Responsibilities include managing all financial processes for program in conjunction with director/associate director and business office. Review and input Quarterly Quantitative Reports, manage all programmatic databases and online forms and update website content and maintain staff meeting notes with action items.

THE UNIVERSITY: Waynesburg University is a Christian higher education institution offering undergraduate and graduate programs both on the Waynesburg Campus and in three adult centers in the Pittsburgh region. Directed by its Christian values, the University provides opportunities for scholarship, leadership and service to all of our students through an academic foundation for life-long learning and compassionate contribution to others. Special care is taken to employ people who embody the values and perspectives of the institution in their teaching, their personal lives, and their relationships with students. Serving more than 2,300 students, the University is guided by a sound strategic vision and has served as a leader in service-learning, technology applications and student-centered learning among higher education institutions. The Waynesburg campus is located one hour from Pittsburgh. Waynesburg University is a member of the Council for Christian Colleges and Universities (CCCU) and a member of the Association of Presbyterian Colleges and Universities (APCU). For further information on these organizations, please refer to their respective web pages.

APPLICATION PROCESS: Send resume/cv and letter of interest, along with a written statement that articulates the relationship between the candidate’s profession and his/her Christian faith, and names/addresses/phone numbers of five references. Include transcripts (unofficial copies are acceptable initially). Apply to the Human Resources Office, Waynesburg University, 51 West College Street, Waynesburg, PA 15370, e-mail: hr@waynesburg.edu.


Part-Time Positions

Spanish Instructor Position

Part-time Spanish Instructor needed to teach introductory and possibly intermediate level courses at Waynesburg University. Master’s degree in an appropriate discipline required. The candidates must be committed to the Christian higher education mission of the University. Forward CV, transcripts, letter of interest and the names, addresses and phone numbers of three references to: Dr. Robert Randolph, Department of English and Foreign Languages, 51 W College St., Waynesburg University, Waynesburg, PA 15370. E-mail: rrandolp@waynesburg.edu Home page is: http://waynesburg.edu/.

Adjunct Language Faculty

Waynesburg University is seeking part-time/adjunct faculty in various languages, on the main campus in Waynesburg, beginning August 2017. Position(s) entail teaching courses in a language the instructor is fluent in: Spanish, French, Italian, Russian, et. al. will be considered. Courses in the study of a culture may also be taught. Completed Master’s degree required, Doctorate preferred. One year of teaching experience at the university or college level is also desired. Candidates must be committed to the mission and purpose of Christian higher education. Candidates must submit a CV (resume) and letter of interest, addresses, e-mails, and phone numbers of three references; transcripts (unofficial copies are acceptable initially), to: Robert Randolph, Department of English and Foreign Languages, Waynesburg University, 51 W. College St., Waynesburg, PA, 15370. Materials may be submitted in digital form to: rrandolp@waynesburg.edu or hr@waynesburg.edu.

Adjunct English Faculty

Waynesburg University is seeking part-time/adjunct faculty for English, on the main campus in Waynesburg, beginning August 2017. Position(s) entail teaching courses in Composition. Completed Master’s degree required, Doctorate in English or a related field preferred. One year of teaching experience at the university or college level is also desired. Candidates must be committed to the mission and purpose of Christian higher education. Candidates must submit a CV (resume) and letter of interest, addresses, e-mails, and phone numbers of three references; transcripts (unofficial copies are acceptable initially), to: Robert Randolph, Department of English and Foreign Languages, Waynesburg University, 51 W. College St., Waynesburg, PA, 15370. Materials may be submitted in digital form to: rrandolp@waynesburg.edu or hr@waynesburg.edu.

GRADUATE ASSISTANTSHIP - ATHLETICS

NUMBER OF POSITIONS: 4

ANTICIPATED DATES: Position Available Summer 2017

JOB DESCRIPTION: Waynesburg University Department of Athletics is seeking graduate students to assist staff and coaches with the day-to-day operations of the department. Position entails working 19 hours a week in the Athletic Department. The graduate assistants will report to the Athletic Director. Duties and responsibilities will include:

  • Assist in the direction of assigned athletic teams
  • Assist in the organization of practice sessions
  • Positional or event coach, as needed
  • Work in accordance with all staff members of the Athletics Department and Waynesburg University
  • Represent Waynesburg University Athletic Department in a positive manner
  • Recruit qualified student athletes to participate in the athletic program, as directed
  • Work with the Admissions Office to schedule appointments for prospective student athletes, conduct tours as directed by the Admissions staff
  • Conduct recruiting calls and mailings
  • Assist in the preparation of game and practice sites
  • Assist administration/staff in monitoring student athletes grades and activities
  • Possess the ability to communicate the mission of the University and the goals of the Athletic Department to student athletes
  • Demonstrate a commitment to the mission of the University
  • Comply with all rules affiliated with Waynesburg University, the Presidents Athletic Conference, and Division III of the NCAA
  • As directed, serve as an academic mentor and conduct academic workshops as directed
  • Provide support for current student leadership programs and initiatives, including FCA and activities held in conjunction with Student Services
  • Additional responsibilities as assigned by the Athletic Director

JOB QUALIFICATIONS: All interested candidates will need to successfully enroll in a graduate program at Waynesburg University in order to be eligible for the assistantship. Candidates must possess strong organizational, communication and computer skills, familiarity with a variety of software such as: Microsoft Office Suite, Photoshop, Adobe Professional, etc.; the ability to work independently in a fast-paced environment and meet established work deadlines; and availability to work evenings, Sundays and occasional weekends.

APPLICATION INSTRUCTIONS: Applications will be accepted until the positions are filled. Review of applications will begin immediately. Candidates must submit a resume, letter of interest, and a written statement that articulates how the candidate intends to incorporate the mission of the University with the requirements and function of the position. Also include the names, addresses, emails, and phone numbers of three references. Include transcripts (copies are acceptable initially). Apply to: Human Resources Office, Waynesburg University, 51 W. College St., Waynesburg, PA 15370; email: hr@waynesburg.edu

Piano Accompanist

Waynesburg University is seeking part-time piano accompanist to begin the Fall 2017 semester on the main campus. A Collaborative Piano position entails accompaniment for jury/recital work with vocal and instrumental studios. The position could also include Applied Individual Piano instruction, and an assignment in musical theatre (Spring 2018). All interested candidates must have a Master’s Degree in Piano Pedagogy and/or Performance, and at least one year of teaching experience at the university or college level is desired. Candidates must be committed to the mission and purpose of Christian higher education. Candidates must submit a CV (resume) and letter of interest, addresses, e-mails, and phone numbers of three references; transcripts (unofficial copies are acceptable initially); a link to a short video of recent performance and/or collaborative piano rehearsal sent to: Dr. Ronda DePriest, Waynesburg University Department of Fine Arts, Music Program, 51 W. College Street, Waynesburg, PA, 15370. Materials may be submitted in digital form to: rdepries@waynesburg.edu

Employment Policy

Waynesburg University does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, sex, gender identity, national or ethnic origin, religion, age (over 40), or disability status as a Vietnam-era, qualified disabled veteran or other protected veteran, or status as a member of any other protected class under federal or state law in the educational programs or activities it offers, and is in compliance with Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972.

As a Christian University, Waynesburg University hires as full time faculty and staff only persons who profess faith in Jesus Christ and demonstrate that faith in a manner consistent with the mission and institutional commitments of the University.