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Employment

Tennessee Wesleyan College does not discriminate on the basis of sex, race, color, age, national origin, or ethnic group in education programs or employment activities, nor does the college discriminate against qualified handicapped or disabled persons.

Faculty Opportunities

 

Information services librarian

Tennessee Wesleyan University seeks a creative, energetic and technologically savvy information services professional to join a library team committed to excellence in academic support services. The appointment is scheduled to begin in Fall 2016 and will involve an opportunity to play a leadership role in the transformation of the library into a Learning Commons which will serve as the campus hub for teaching and learning resources. Primary responsibilities include the development of innovative information literacy programming and online instructional materials, oversight of circulation services, management of the library website, promotion of library services via social media and support for collection development.

Candidates with an ALA accredited MLS are preferred along with excellent oral, written, and interpersonal communication skills, the ability to work collegially, and a strong service commitment. Experience with teaching information literacy and access services preferred. Depending upon candidate qualifications, initial appointment may be at the rank of assistant professor.  Applicants should submit a letter of application, curriculum vitae, and contact information for three (3) professional references to Mr. Kyle Fulbright, Director of Human Resources at kfulbright@tnwesleyan.edu. Review of applications will begin immediately.

 

ADJUNCT INSTRUCTOR OF CRIMINAL JUSTICE

Tennessee Wesleyan invites applications for the position of Adjunct Instructor of Criminal Justice.  Teaching opportunities exist at both Athens and Knoxville campuses beginning in January 2017.

Candidate qualifications include:

  • An earned master’s or doctoral degree in a Criminal Justice related field: Specific needs include areas of police, corrections, administration, multiculturalism/diversity and computer crimes.
  • Experience working in Hybrid or Online course environments at the associate or baccalaureate level.
  • Work with adult students is a plus.
  • Good written and spoken communication skills.

Qualified individuals should submit the following materials to kfulbright@tnwesleyan.edu:  Cover letter, curriculum vitae, names and contact information of three professional references.

 

ADJUNCT INSTRUCTOR OF POLITICAL SCIENCE

Tennessee Wesleyan invites applications for the position of Adjunct Instructor of Political Science for the Athens, TN campus. Opportunities available beginning the Fall 2016 semester.

Candidate qualifications include:

  • An earned master’s or doctoral degree in a Political Science related field: Specific needs include introductory, international relations, and American government/politics.
  • Teaching experience at the associate or baccalaureate level.
  • Good written and communication skills.

Qualified individuals should submit the following materials to kfulbright@tnwesleyan.edu:  Cover letter, curriculum vitae, names and contact information of three professional references.

Staff Opportunities

 

Temporary administrative assistant

The Fort Sanders Nursing Department at Tennessee Wesleyan University has an immediate need for an experienced administrative assistant to fill a temporary position at our Knoxville campus. Duties include responding to inquiries (telephone, mail and in-person), maintaining applicant files, managing communications, and providing general office support which includes receptionist duties, answering phones, filing, copying, mail processing and preparing documents as needed. Qualified applicants should possess excellent organizational skills and be proficient in MS Word and Excel.

Interested applicants should submit a cover letter, resume, and references to kfulbright@twcnet.edu

 

adult and graduate admissions counselor

Tennessee Wesleyan is currently seeking a highly motivated staff member for the Office of Admissions. This position will primarily generate names of prospective students, attend graduate fairs, conduct campus visits, develop and maintain recruiting events, work with prospective students through enrollment, maintain accurate files, communicate with departments involved with the adult and graduate programs, and additional responsibilities as assigned by the Associate Vice President for Admissions. Qualifications:  Bachelor’s degree and prior experience in higher education required. Candidates must have a strong written, verbal, and interpersonal communication skills as well as the ability to speak to large groups. The candidate should also possess strong computer, organizational, and time management skills in order to multitask with a high level of accuracy. Candidates are required to handle information in a confidential and professional manner. The individual must be able to work independently as well as with a team.

Application deadline is August 31, 2016. Please forward a cover letter, resume, and the names of 3 professional references via email to kfulbright@tnwesleyan.edu.