Lebanon Valley College is a private, residential, coeducational liberal arts college with approximately 1,630 students and a tradition of excellence in teaching. Located in south central Pennsylvania, the College is within a two-hour drive of Philadelphia, Baltimore, and Washington, D.C. Annually placed in the top tier of comparable institutions in the region, LVC is also ranked in the top three in the North in U.S. News & World Report’s 2013 list of “Great Schools at Great Prices.” LVC has enjoyed and benefited from a period of sustained growth including student enrollment and extensive new construction and renovation to existing facilities.
Lebanon Valley College has an institutional commitment to excellence through diversity in its educational programs and employment practices and welcomes applications from candidates with exceptional qualifications, particularly those with demonstrable commitments to a more inclusive society and world.
Assistant / Associate Professor of Physical Therapy (August 2016)
Lebanon Valley College invites applications for a 12-month, full-time, assistant / associate professor of physical therapy in the Doctor of Physical Therapy Program. Completion of an academic doctoral degree (PhD, EdD, DSc) in physical therapy or a related discipline is a requirement for this position. Responsibilities include teaching and active participation in scholarly activity, clinical activities, and professional service. The Physical Therapy Program is fully accredited, and recently opened a physical therapy clinic where our student-run free clinic also operates. The Physical Therapy Program is housed in the Arnold Sports Center which includes a comprehensive fitness center, multiple gymnasiums, an Olympic size swimming pool, indoor track, and wellness pool. Nine full-time faculty members, supplemented by a number of adjunct instructors, are responsible for the instruction of the professional phase of the curriculum. For more information about the department please refer to http://www.lvc.edu/physical-therapy/
. The anticipated starting date for this position is August 2016. Salary and rank are commensurate with qualifications and experience. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled
. Interested applicants are invited to submit a cover letter, separate teaching and research interest statements, curriculum vitae, and complete contact information for three professional references at http://apply.interfolio.com/27052
Assistant Professor of Education (August 2016; Two Positions)
Lebanon Valley College invites applications for two tenure-track assistant professor positions beginning August 2016. Responsibilities include teaching courses in special education, supervising student teachers, and advising students enrolled in the education program. Qualifications include private or public school experience in special education, K-8. PhD. or Ed.D preferred and ABD will be considered. Additional expertise in one or more of the following areas is preferred: early childhood/special education, behavior, assessment, intensive language instruction, and the special education process. The successful candidate will be expected to provide service to the college, department and professional discipline. Interested applicants should submit a cover letter, vitae, teaching philosophy statement and three recent letters of recommendation, including telephone numbers of the recommending parties through Interfolio at http://apply.interfolio.com/30687
. Applications will be reviewed immediately; positions will remain open until filled.
Salary and rank are commensurate with educational credentials, licenses, certification and experience.
Assistant / Associate Professor of Athletic Training and Clinical Education Coordinator (July 2016)
The Athletic Training Program (ATP) at Lebanon Valley College is seeking a full time clinical-track assistant / associate professor to serve as the clinical education coordinator (12-month clinical track). The ideal candidate will have leadership and teaching experience in a Commission on Athletic Training Education (CAATE) accredited program. The candidate should have a doctoral degree in athletic training or a closely-related field. ABD or M.S. would be accepted for candidates with extensive leadership experience. The assistant/associate professors teaching load will be determined by the program director. The candidate will also continue to develop inter-professional educational opportunities. The ATP at Lebanon Valley College is a 5 year professional-level master’s program and is currently seeking accreditation. Students earn a B.S. in exercise science then matriculate in their fourth year into the masters of athletic training program. The program works closely with the physical therapy program. The anticipated starting date for this position is July 1, 2016. Salary and rank are commensurate with qualifications and experience. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.
Interested applicants are invited to submit a cover letter, separate teaching and research interest statements, curriculum vitae, and complete contact information for three professional references through Interfolio at http://apply.interfolio.com/31879
Assistant Professor of Chemistry (August 2016)
The Department of Chemistry at Lebanon Valley College invites applications for the position of assistant professor of chemistry beginning in August 2016. Applicants whose research is interdisciplinary in nature are preferred. Examples include, but are not limited to: materials, biotechnology, alternate energy, polymers, environmental, geochemistry and food chemistry. This full-time, three-year, renewable term position (with the potential for conversion to tenure track) requires a Ph.D. in chemistry, biochemistry or closely-related discipline; post-doctoral research experience is preferred. The successful candidate will be required to establish a vigorous undergraduate research program; and embrace the teacher-scholar ideal. The department has an exemplary history of mentoring undergraduate students and developing research projects that lead to conference presentations, journal publications, and research grants. With growth in our programs, we are looking for exceptional candidates to help us expand and enhance our research work with students during the academic year and during our annual 10-week summer undergraduate research program – a program that has continued for almost 70 years. In addition to research immersion, the successful candidate will also be expected to develop an upper-division elective course in chemistry, supporting our ACS-certified degree program, while also contributing to courses at the introductory or intermediate levels. Opportunities also exist for engaging in our vital liberal arts curriculum. Candidates with experience in innovative teaching pedagogies and learning technologies are encouraged to apply. Learn more about our department at www.lvc.edu/chemistry
. Applicants should submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae, statement of teaching philosophy, detailed description of their research plans, three confidential letters of recommendation, and unofficial undergraduate and graduate transcripts through Interfolio at http://apply.interfolio.com/32694
. Review of materials will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled.
Adjunct Faculty Openings
Adjunct Instructors, Graduate Business Education
The MBA Program at Lebanon Valley College is seeking adjunct instructors to teach courses in the areas of accounting, finance, business analytics, health care management, operations management, marketing, and supply chain. Qualifications include a combination of an earned doctorate (ie. PhD, DBA, JD) which is preferred, or a master's degree, and professional experience in the field and/or relevant professional certifications. Preference will be given to candidates who have teaching experience. Online and blended delivery experience is preferred. The MBA Program at Lebanon Valley College enrolls working adults in the greater Harrisburg-Lancaster-Lebanon region who take courses towards their MBA degree on a part-time basis. To apply, please submit a cover letter, C.V., and references to email@example.com
. Screening of applicants will begin immediately and continue until openings are filled.
Instructors for Professional Studies
The professional studies program at Lebanon Valley College seeks subject matter experts to develop professionally-oriented curriculum and to teach non-credit courses in the areas of organizational development and leadership, performance management, public administration, business, communications, and information technology and cyber security. Qualifications include a combination of an earned master’s degree, preferred, or a bachelor’s degree and professional experience in the field, and/or relevant professional certifications. Preference will be given to candidates with teaching experience. Experience with both online and blended course delivery is preferred; and an appreciation of adult learners is essential. The office of graduate and professional studies at Lebanon Valley College enrolls working adults who are seeking innovative, relevant professional development opportunities. To apply, please submit a cover letter, C.V. or resume, and the contact information for three professional references through Interfolio at http://apply.interfolio.com/26215
. Screening of applicants will begin immediately and will continue through the academic year as positions become available.
Adjunct Instructors in Project Management and Business Analytics
The department of professional studies at Lebanon Valley College seeks qualified instructors in the area of project management and business analytics. Qualifications include a combination of an earned master’s degree, preferred, or a bachelor’s degree and professional experience in the field, and/or relevant professional certifications. Preference will be given to candidates with corporate training and/or teaching experience and those possessing a PMP and/or IIBA credential. Experience with both online and blended course delivery is preferred; and an appreciation of adult learners is essential. The office of graduate and professional studies at Lebanon Valley College enrolls working adults who are seeking innovative, relevant professional development opportunities. To apply, please submit a cover letter, C.V. or resume, and the contact information for three professional references through Interfolio at http://apply.interfolio.com/30051
. Screening of applicants will begin immediately and will continue through the academic year as positions become available.
Adjunct Instructor in Economics
Lebanon Valley College is seeking an adjunct instructor in economics to teach micro and macroeconomics courses. One section of microeconomics will be taught in the 2015 fall term and one section of macroeconomics in the 2016 spring term. Candidates must have at least two years of teaching experience and doctoral qualifications in Economics are preferred. LVC is accredited by ACBSP for its undergraduate programs. Complete applications, including cover letter, statements of teaching philosophy, C.V. and contact information for three professional references should be submitted through Interfolio at http://apply.interfolio.com/30177
. Transcripts will be required for those to be interviewed. Applications will be reviewed as received until the position is filled.
Senior Assistant for the President's Office (part-time)
The Office of the President at Lebanon Valley College seeks a part-time senior administrative assistant. The senior administrative assistant for the president’s office reports directly to the vice president of strategic initiatives and secretary of the college and provides primary administrative support to the vice president. The senior assistant also provides assistance to the president of the college, the executive assistant to the president, and serves the office of the president. Qualifications include: a high school diploma with some college coursework preferred; a minimum 5 years’ experience working as an executive administrative assistant; experience working in a college or university setting preferred; excellent oral and written communication skills; excellent interpersonal and customer service skills; ability to multitask with success with a keen attention to detail; capacity to deal effectively with a wide range of constituencies and confidential situations; and proficiency with Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint). Interested applicants should submit a letter of interest, resume and contact information for three professional references through Interfolio at http://apply.interfolio.com/32671
. The position will remain open until filled.
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Lebanon Valley College is an equal opportunity employer. Employment decisions, including all hiring decisions, are made without regard to race, color, national origin, ancestry, religion/creed, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, genetic information, veteran status, or possession of a GED Certificate in lieu of a high school diploma, or any trait protected by applicable federal, state, or local laws and/or College policy. The College strives to hire the most qualified individuals.