Human Resources - Faculty Jobs

The list below provides information about faculty positions currently available at Harding University. All candidates must be active members of the church of Christ and committed to Christian education.

Initial application should include a letter of interest and curriculum vitae. To complete the application three church references, three professional references, and a transcript of the highest degree are required.

Salary and rank are determined based on credentials and experience.


Brackett Library - Health Sciences Librarian

Seeking a full-time 12-month faculty member for Brackett Library.  The successful candidate must have a M.L.S. or equivalent degree preferably from an ALA accredited library program.  Preference will be given to those with three or more years’ experience in an academic library environment or the health science field.  Responsibilities include liaison activities, collection development, research assistance, developing resources, and conducting instructional sessions specifically for the Health Sciences. 

Interested individuals should submit application materials to Ms. Jean Waldrop, Library Director, Brackett Library, Box 12267, Searcy, AR 72149, or email

College of Business Administration - Marketing

Seeking a full-time 9-month faculty member for the Paul R. Carter College of Business Administration beginning Fall 2018.  Preference will be given to a Ph.D. in a business field with at least eighteen graduate hours in Marketing. Preference will also be given to those with professional experience in marketing analytics, electronic marketing, and/or integrated marketing management.

The Paul R. Carter College of Business Administration is committed to the promotion of free markets and economic freedom.

Interested individuals should submit application materials to Dr. Jim Shelton, Associate Dean, Paul R. Carter College of Business Administration, Box 10774, Searcy, Ark.  72149, or email

Cannon-Clary College of Education - Educational Leadership

Seeking full-time 9-month faculty member for the educational leadership program beginning August 2018. The successful candidate will have an Ed.D. in Educational Leadership or a closely-related area, teaching experience in a K-12 school setting, and administrative experience with preference given to a district-level background. This position involves effectively teaching graduate-level students on- and off-campus and on some Saturdays (including face-to-face and eLearning platforms), supervising administrative interns throughout the state, advising doctoral candidates, collaborating with other instructors and on other assigned tasks, transitioning programs to new national and accreditation standards. Optional summer teaching load is under a separate contract.

Submit application materials to Dr. Kimberly Flowers, Director of Educational Leadership, Cannon-Clary College of Education, Box 12261, Harding University, Searcy, AR 72149, or send to

College of Pharmacy - Department of Pharmacy Practice

Seeking full-time 12-month faculty members. Applicants with internal medicine, ambulatory care, or clinical psychiatry specialty are encouraged to apply. Qualified applicants will possess a Pharm.D. as well as residency/fellowship training. At least two years of academic experience is preferred. Eligibility for pharmacy licensure in Arkansas is required. Responsibilities include didactic instruction in pharmacotherapy and related clinical sciences, maintenance of a clinical practice site for the purposes of service and experiential teaching, and active engagement in scholarship.

Submit application materials to Dr. Julie Kissack, Chair, Department of Pharmacy Practice, at or Harding University College of Pharmacy, Box 12230, Searcy, AR 72149.

College of Sciences - Department of Mathematics

Seeking a full-time 9-month faculty member. The successful candidate will possess a minimum of a Ph.D. in mathematics. Teaching experience is preferred. Background in statistics is preferred. Responsibilities will include teaching liberal arts mathematics courses as well as upper level mathematics and statistics courses.

Submit application materials to Dr. Ronald Smith, chair of the Department of Mathematics, at

Additional Openings

Each year, Harding expects to have additional openings.  Individuals interested in faculty positions should contact the Dean or Chair of the College or Department to obtain more information about potential openings.  Contact information is available on the Colleges and Departments page of this web site, or by contacting

Candidates should be active members of the church of Christ and demonstrate a commitment to Christian education.  Harding University is a private Christian institution of higher education chiefly supported by the churches of Christ.

An Equal Opportunity Employer

Harding University is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not unlawfully discriminate in employment on the basis of race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, age, sex, disability or prior military service. Preference is given to persons whose lives exhibit respect for and support of the goals of Christian education. Unlawful discrimination is prohibited by Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, Age Discrimination in Employment Act of 1967, Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972, Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, and other applicable laws.

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The safety and security of the Harding community are a major concern for the Public Safety Department. Information about campus security, safety programs and procedures, fire statistics, and crime statistics is available in compliance with the Jean Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Policy and Crime Statistics Act. You can obtain a copy of the annual security and fire report or contact the Harding University Department of Public Safety.

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Harding University
Human Resources
Box 12257
Searcy, AR 72149-5615