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.

Positions

College of Allied Health - Department of Physical Therapy

Seeking a full-time faculty member for the Department of Physical Therapy. Although an earned academic doctorate is preferred, the successful candidate will have a minimum of a Clinical Doctorate in Physical Therapy (DPT) or Medicine (MD), with advanced training in pathophysiology, pharmacology, diagnostic imaging, medical screenings, an differential diagnosis. Successful candidates will have clinical experience in a physical therapy and/or medical setting and should hold a current professional license in their field of expertise. Experience teaching in higher education is preferred. This 12-month position at the Searcy campus includes teaching responsibilities, student advising, serving on committees, research/scholarship, participation in foreign short-term missions, and other assigned tasks.

Candidates must be active members of the church of Christ and demonstrate a commitment to Christian education.

Questions and applications should be addressed to Dr. Mike McGalliard, chair, Harding University, Department of Physical Therapy, Box 12292, Harding University, Searcy, AR  72149, or sent to mmcgalliard@harding.edu. To apply submit an introductory letter, curriculum vita, and contact information.

College of Arts and Humanities - Department of Foreign Languages and International Studies

Seeking full-time faculty member in the College of Arts and Humanities. The successful candidate will hold a Ph.D. in Spanish or a closely related field along with teaching and/or professional experience in any of the following:  peninsular and/or Latin American literature, intercultural/global studies, translation and/or interpretation, or K-12 foreign language education. Candidates with training in ACTFL oral proficiency and methodology preferred. Responsibilities will include advising, supervision of student research, and teaching both general and advanced courses.

Submit letter of interest, curriculum vitae, and unofficial transcripts of all graduate-level courses to Dr. Kristi Bond, chair, at knbond@harding.edu or Box 12263, Searcy, AR 72149.

Paul R. Carter College of Business Administration

Seeking full-time faculty member for the Paul R. Carter College of Business Administration.  Preference will be given to a Ph.D. in a business field with at least 18 graduate hours of economics or finance.

Submit a letter of application, current vitae, three church references, three professional references, and a transcript of the highest degree awarded to Dan Summers, finance department chair, at dsummers@harding.edu or Box 10774, Searcy, AR 72149.

Cannon-Clary College of Education

The Cannon-Clary College of Education is seeking a full-time faculty member. The successful candidate will have a doctorate in an area of education or a closely related area and should have teaching experience in a K-12 school setting. Experience teaching in higher education, research and statistics is preferred; working with accrediting agencies such as CAEP would be helpful. Candidates should hold a current teaching license. This 9 month position at the Searcy campus includes teaching responsibilities, advising, serving on committees, and other assigned tasks. Summer hours will also be required under a separate contract.

Candidates must be active members of the church of Christ and demonstrate a commitment to Christian education. Questions and applications should be addressed to Dr. Cheri Smith, Chair, Teacher Education, Cannon-Clary College of Education, Box 12254, Harding University, Searcy, AR 72149, or send to csmith19@harding.edu. To apply submit an introductory letter, curriculum vita, and contact information. All positions contingent upon funding.

College of Pharmacy - Department of Pharmacy Practice

Seeking full-time 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 letter of interest and curriculum vitae to Dr. Julie Kissack, Chair & Professor, Department of Pharmacy Practice, at jkissack@harding.edu or Box 12230, Searcy, AR 72149.

College of Pharmacy

Seeking full-time Director of Assessment to manage the implementation of a comprehensive program of assessment for the purpose of programmatic improvements in accordance with accreditation requirements for the College. Bachelor’s degree required, but Master’s degree highly preferred with emphasis in Education, Higher Education, Educational Research, or related field. At least 3 years of experience in higher education support services needed. Previous experience with assessment in higher education is desired. Responsibilities include working with the assessment committee, faculty, staff, and administration to implement and review effective strategies for the assessment of student learning at the individual and program levels as well as assessment of college-level mission and goals.


Interested applicants should contact Human Resources, at 501-279-4380 or hr@harding.edu. Mailing address: Harding University, Human Resources Box 12257, Searcy, AR 72149-5615.

College of Sciences - Department of Engineering and Physics

The Department of Engineering and Physics at Harding University seeks applicants for a full-time faculty position in Civil Engineering. Rank will be commensurate with experience. Candidates with a Ph.D. in Civil Engineering or a closely related field are preferred. The primary responsibilities for this position include oversight, planning and accrediting of the Civil Engineering program in coordination with the Department Chair, curriculum development and teaching of undergraduate lecture and laboratory courses.

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.

To appply, submit a letter of application, curriculum vitae and statement of teaching interests to Dr. Zane Gastineau at zgastineau@harding.edu or to 915 E. Market St., Harding University Box 12290, Searcy, AR 72149. For more information email Dr. Gastineau or call 501-279-5440.

College of Sciences - Department of Family and Consumer Sciences

DEPARTMENT OF FAMILY AND CONSUMER SCIENCES/COLLEGE OF SCIENCES. 

Seeking a full-time faculty member.  The successful candidate will possess a minimum of a master’s degree in child life, with a relevant PhD preferred.  Applicants should have the Certified Child Life Specialist credential (CCLS), have work experience as a child life specialist in a major medical center, and have college teaching experience. 

Responsibilities will include teaching courses in areas of specialty, recruiting, mentoring and advising students, and serving on departmental, college, and university committees. 

Submit a letter of application and curriculum vitae to Dr. Denise Fisher, Chair, at dfisher@harding.edu.

College of Sciences - Department of Mathematics

Seeking a full-time 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.

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. Submit a letter of application and curriculum vita to Dr. Ronald Smith, chair, at rgsmith@harding.edu.

International Programs

Seeking faculty/administrator for Harding University in Latin America (HULA). The successful candidate will possess teaching experience in humanities and Bible, fluency in the Spanish language, a background in developing missions experiences, and a minimum of a master’s degree; a Ph.D. is preferred. Responsibilities include directing the study abroad program in Latin America; coordinating site tours, classes, and accommodations; and providing meals for student and faculty groups of 40 plus. HULA is currently conducted one semester per year. Position reports directly to the dean of international programs.

Submit an introductory letter, curriculum vitae and contact information to Dr. Jeff Hopper, dean, at hopper@harding.edu or Box 10838, Searcy, AR 72149.

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 provost@harding.edu

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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Box 12257
Searcy, AR 72149-5615