King Employment Opportunities

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  • Education

    Description: The School of Education is seeking a qualified individual for the position of Compliance Officer in the School of Education. This is a part-time staff position that serves to collect, upload, manage, and analyze data from the School of Education for program, university, state, and federal government requirements and serve as licensure specialist for current and prospective teaching candidates. This person will work with the Dean of the School of Education and the Director of Teacher Education to recruit, advise, and guide students through the degree and licensure process. This person also will provide support to education faculty for marketing, institutional effectiveness, coursework, and training for state licensure requirements.
    Minimum Qualifications: A master’s degree in an education or business field is desired, and a bachelor’s degree is required. Experience in data collection and management in an education setting is desired.
    Language: Multilingual/Bilingual Candidates Preferred
  • Fine Arts

    Description: King University seeks energetic theatre artist to join department starting August 2018. The King University Theatre Department is committed to developing creative abilities and an understanding of the human experience through the transformative process of theatre and to en-gaging the community in theatre that encourages reflection, action, and stewardship. The department presents up to four productions annually and strongly unites course work and production. Responsibilities include but are not limited to teaching undergraduate courses in theatre especially courses in acting, directing, and play analysis, directing for department productions, mentoring student capstone projects, and service to the university on various committees, academic advising, retention, and recruitment. Must have a Christian commitment and be able to articulate philosophy of integrating faith and learning.
    Minimum Qualifications: Qualifications: MFA or PhD in Theatre and directing experience on the collegiate and/or professional level are required. Design and construction experience in costumes is encouraged.
    Language: Multilingual/Bilingual Candidates Preferred
    Campus: Bristol
  • Student Affairs

    Description: King University seeks a Director of Student Life. Founded in 1867, King is a Presbyterian-affiliated university with a mission of preparing students in a Christian academic community to excel as thoughtful, resourceful, and responsible citizens with a passion for serving God, the Church, and the world. Reporting to the Associate VP for Student Affairs/Dean of Students, the Director of Student Life participates in the accomplishment of King’s mission by providing strong educational, social, recreational and leadership development oriented co-curricular programs and activities to enhance learning, health and wellness, and social development for all students. The Director will design and implement co-curricular, non-credit programs and activities and will provide direct oversight to the student programming board and the intramural and recreational athletic program. The Director will also assist in the planning and execution of other large-scale, institution-wide events. The candidate should have experience in event planning and management, program assessment, budget management, and knowledge of student development theory. The Director of Student Life is a full-time, 12-month employee
    Minimum Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree required. Master’s degree in higher education administration, student personnel services, or a related discipline strongly preferred. The candidate must have and be able to articulate a personal faith in the Lordship of Jesus Christ and support the mission of King University.
    Language: Multilingual/Bilingual Candidates Preferred
    Campus: Bristol
  • School of Behavioral and Health Sciences

    Description: King University is accepting applications for a part-time/adjunct faculty position teaching nutrition-focused coursework in the Exercise Science program. The course provides students with basic knowledge of nutrition as it relates to preparing athletes for practice, training, and game competition. This 90 minutes class will meet once weekly on the main campus in Bristol, Tennessee.
    Minimum Qualifications: Master's Degree in Nutrition or a closely-related field with at least 18 graduate hours of coursework in nutrition.
    Preferred Qualifications: Terminal degree in Nutrition and teaching experience.
    Language: Multilingual/Bilingual Candidates Preferred
    Campus: Bristol
  • School of Behavioral and Health Sciences

    Description: King University is accepting applications for part-time/adjunct faculty to teach courses on the Abingdon, VA campus of the Southwest Virginia Higher Education Center and in the online environment for its CSWE-accredited Bachelor of Social Work (BSW) Program. Courses may include the following topics: • Generalist Practice, • Family and Group Practice, • Community and Organizations Practice, • Introduction to Social Work, • Research and Evaluation, • Human Behavior and the Social Environment, • Writing for Social Workers • Social Welfare Policy • Human Diversity • Field Education Practicum Courses are offered during the summer, fall, and spring semesters.
    Minimum Qualifications: Faculty who teach social work courses must possess a minimum of a Master's degree in Social Work (MSW) from a CSWE-accredited program and at least two-years of post MSW social work practice experience. The PhD in Social Work is preferred.
    Language: Multilingual/Bilingual Candidates Preferred
    Campus: Abingdon, VA
  • Student Affairs

    Description: King University seeks a Student Success Specialist for the Knoxville instructional-site. This individual will serve as a student success liaison to students enrolled in the University’s Graduate and Professional Studies and Online Programs, assisting with registration, orientation, advising, and troubleshooting student issues. The candidate must demonstrate excellent customer service skills, accuracy and attention to detail, multi-tasking and organizational ability, computer proficiency, and sensitivity to confidential information, exceptional written and verbal communication skills, the ability to work independently and handle a complex and varied caseload.
    Minimum Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree required. Experience in higher education preferred.
    Language: Multilingual/Bilingual Candidates Preferred
    Campus: Knoxville
  • Physics

    Description: This one-year full-time position requires teaching General Physics and two additional upper-level courses each semester. Preference will be given to candidates with experience in conducting research with undergraduates. A complete application will include a cover letter, CV, copies of transcripts, three professional references, and a completed King University application for faculty employment, including a Statement of Christian Faith and Philosophy of Christian Higher Education, found at http://employment.king.edu. Incomplete applications will not be considered. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.
    Minimum Qualifications: A Ph.D. in Physics is required. Candidates with strong teaching experience and interest are encouraged to apply.
    Language: Multilingual/Bilingual Candidates Preferred
    Campus: Bristol
  • School of Applied Science and Technology

    Description: King University is accepting applications for the position of full-time, Assistant/Associate Professor of Computer Science and Cybersecurity to begin August 2018. The successful candidate will be able to teach courses in a variety of content areas including: computer science, data science, cybersecurity, database administration, information systems, and programming (Java/JavaScript). Preference will be given to candidates qualified to teach in more than one content area.
    Minimum Qualifications: 1. Applicants should have earned a terminal degree from a regionally-accredited institution in Computer Science, Data Science, Computer Systems Management, Cybersecurity and/or related fields. 2. Demonstrate a willingness to relocate to King University’s main campus located in Bristol Tennessee. 3. Have at least 2 years of academic teaching experience at a college level. 4. Demonstrate a mature Christian faith. 5. Support the Mission and Vision of King University.
    Preferred Qualifications: 1. Display experience supervising program development. 2. Hold industry relevant certifications (CISSP, CISM, CompTIA Security+, etc.). 3. Have IT industry experience.
    Language: Multilingual/Bilingual Candidates Preferred
    Campus: Bristol
  • Spanish

    Description: King University is accepting applications for part-time/adjunct Spanish faculty positions on-ground in the College of Arts and Sciences.
    Minimum Qualifications: Master's Degree in Spanish or a related field with at least 18 graduate hours in Spanish. Native speakers with a master's degree and language teaching experience would be considered.
    Preferred Qualifications: Master's Degree in Spanish plus teaching experience.
    Responsibilities: Responsibilities include teaching beginning and intermediate Spanish courses face-to-face in the Bristol campus.
    Language: Multilingual/Bilingual Candidates Preferred
    Campus: Bristol
  • School of Business and Economics

    Description: King University invites applications for the position of Dean of the School of Business and Economics. Currently, the School of Business and Economics offers undergraduate and master’s degrees at six locations and on-line. The Dean is the chief administrator responsible for directing the School’s operations, providing leadership for the faculty, and developing and maintaining collaborative relationships. The Dean reports directly to the Vice President for Academic Affairs, and will work closely with key stakeholders to promote the University’s mission and vision. APPLICATION INSTRUCTIONS A complete application will include a cover letter, CV, copies of transcripts, contact information for professional references, and a completed King University application for faculty employment, including an Essay on Faith Engaging Culture and Philosophy of Education, found at http://employment.king.edu. Review of applications will begin immediately, and will continue to accept applications until the position is filled. Anticipated start date August 1, 2018.
    Minimum Qualifications: Only applicants with a doctoral degree in a discipline appropriate with the School of Business and Economics will be considered. Applicants must have at least five years’ experience in teaching and/or administration at the college or university level. Significant experience in administration, compliance and accreditation, instruction, curriculum oversight, scholarship, and church and community service are expected.
    Language: Multilingual/Bilingual Candidates Preferred
    Campus: Bristol
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