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Assistant Professor (FACS) – Vincennes, IN

Full-Time

The Department of Family & Consumer Sciences (FACS) of Vincennes University is seeking applicants to fill a full-time, non-tenure tract, continuing faculty position at the rank of Assistant Professor. This position reports to the Chairperson of the Department of Family & Consumer Sciences and the Dean of the College of Humanities.  The primary responsibility of VU faculty is instruction.   Applicants must be student-centered and willing to help students learn both inside and outside the classroom. 

This position is responsible for:

  • Teaching 15 credit (or 22 contact) hours per semester of primarily child development and marriage and family related classes;

  • Teaching other FACS courses depending upon qualifications & experience;

  • Coordinating child development field site laboratories with community child care and preschool agencies;

  • Serving as an academic advisor of FACS students;

  • Maintaining regular office hours;

  • Aiding in departmental recruitment activities;

  • Participating in departmental assessment activities;

  • Other duties as assigned.

The successful candidate has:

  • A Bachelor’s Degree in Child Development/Early Childhood Education or closely related area.

  • A Master’s Degree in Family & Consumer Sciences or closely related area including at least 18 credit hours at the graduate level in human development, psychology and/or family studies or related coursework.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience teaching in the early childhood classroom

  • Experience in college-level teaching

Anticipated Start Date:

August 13, 2018

Salary:

Academic rank and salary will be commensurate with credentials of the candidate.

Benefits:

Candidate will be eligible for all benefits available to a full-time employee of Vincennes University.  More information can be found by visiting the Benefits page of the VU website: http://vinu.edu/human-resources

How to Apply:

Interested applicants should submit a VU Application, cover letter, resume with contact information for three references, transcripts, and professional certifications to Human Resources by email jobs@vinu.edu or mail to Human Resources, 1002 North First Street, Vincennes, IN 47591.

Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.  Deadline for full consideration is July 25, 2018. Interviews may be held concurrently with the advertising period. 

While we sincerely appreciate all applications, only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.  Please note the selected candidate may be required to submit to a criminal history background check. 

Vincennes University is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. 

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Graphic Design – Vincennes, IN

Semester Contract (Fall 2018)

The Art & Design department at Vincennes University is seeking applicants for a Graphic Design Semester Contract position.

Responsibilities include teaching foundation studio courses in Illustrator, Photoshop and graphic design. Advanced knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite and Mac-based OS preferred. Successful applicants will work closely with students from a wide range of educational backgrounds.

The successful candidate has:

  • A Bachelor’s Degree or Associate Degree in Graphic Design or related area, plus five years of professional graphic design experience, required

  • Master’s Degree (equivalent or higher) in Graphic Design or related area, preferred

  • College-level lecture and studio course teaching experience, preferred.

Anticipated Start Date: August 2018

Benefits:

Candidate will not be eligible for benefits

How to Apply:

Interested applicants should submit the following, in order, via email as one pdf document: letter of application, resume, teaching philosophy, college transcripts, and three references. Title format: LastName-FirstName-VUART-DESIGN-CONTRACTdocuments.pdf . Additionally, fifteen visual examples each of own work and student work, if applicable, must be sent as website link or as a separate second pdf document no larger than 5MB. Title format: LastName-FirstName-VUART- DESIGN-CONTRACTdocuments artwork.pdf. Send electronic application materials to: jobs@vinu.edu

Applications will be accepted until August 3, 2018. Interviews may be held concurrently with the advertising period.

While we sincerely appreciate all applications, only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted. Please note the selected candidate may be required to submit to a criminal history background check.

Vincennes University is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer

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Biomedical Equipment Technician Instructor – Vincennes, IN

Full-time                    

The College of Technology at Vincennes University is seeking applicants for Biomedical Equipment Technician Instructor. This is a full-time, nine-month, non-tenure track position. This position reports to the Electronics Department Chair and Dean of Technology.  

This position is responsible for:

  • Maintain the Biomedical Equipment Technician program by keeping curriculum current with employer expectations.

  • Instruct and evaluate students in a lecture/lab classroom setting.

  • Give guidance to the students as they complete their lab assignments demonstrating their skills in routine maintenance, troubleshooting and problem solving.

  • Be knowledgeable in biomedical equipment, electronics, and basic computer networking.

  • Ability to communicate with students during various stages of the learning process and to reach each student at his/her maximum learning potential. 

  • Organize and present prepared instructional materials at scheduled times and places.

  • Preserve communications with students and colleagues to assure efficient and effective instruction.

  • Uphold records of student attendance, student progress, departmental supplies, departmental equipment, and others.

  • Maintain discipline and order during instructional activities.

  • Participate in normal program housekeeping activities.

  • Assist in student recruiting and graduate placement.

  • Evaluate the progress and performance of the student and assign grades.  Enforce the approved departmental rules and regulations in the classroom and lab; recommend student counseling, probation, or dismissal for excess absences, disruption of class, or lack of progress.

  • Initiate requisitions and work order requests.

  • Suspend unsafe operation.

  • Embrace an active learning environment.

  • Recruit new students and participate in marketing events for the College of Technology.

  • Other duties as assigned.

The successful candidate has:

  • Associate degree in Biomedical/Electronics Technology or related area plus a minimum of five years full time, documented industry experience.

  • Bachelor's degree with a concentration in Biomedical Equipment Technology or related area plus five years full time industry experience is preferred.

  • Networking experience with Cisco and/or current Microsoft operating systems with related certification.

Anticipated Start Date: August 2018

Salary:

Academic rank and salary will be commensurate with credentials and experience of the candidate

Benefits:

Candidate will be eligible for all benefits available to a full-time employee of Vincennes University.  More information can be found by visiting the Benefits page of the VU website: http://vinu.edu/human-resources

How to Apply:

Interested applicants should submit a VU Application, cover letter, and CV/resume with a minimum of three references to Human Resources by email to jobs@vinu.edu or mail to Human Resources, 1002 North First Street, Vincennes, IN 47591.

Applications will be accepted until the position is filled. Deadline for first consideration is July 16, 2018. Interviews may be held concurrently with the advertising period.

While we sincerely appreciate all applications, only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted. Please note the selected candidate may be required to submit to a criminal history background check.

Vincennes University is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer

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Precision Machining Instructor – Lebanon, IN

Full-time

 

The College of Technology at Vincennes University is seeking applicants for Precision Machining Instructor at the HTEC Training Center in Lebanon, IN. This is a full-time, twelve-month, non-tenure track position. This position reports to the Precision Machining Program Coordinator and Dean of Technology.  

This position is responsible for:

  • Teach Precision Machining and Right Skills Now CNC classes within the HTEC Training Center as assigned

  • Work flexible hours

  • Assist with contests and other events relating to the department as assigned

  • Serve as an advisor to students as assigned

  • Recruiting new students at various locations as assigned

  • Developing industry relationships

  • Covering classes when necessary for colleagues

  • Other duties as assigned

The successful candidate has:

  • Minimum of AS degree in Precision Machining Technology or equivalent plus 2 years documented work experience in Precision Machining –or- minimum 5 years documented work experience in Precision Machining.

  • Teaching experience preferred.

  • Technical proficiency in manual machining and CNC Machining.

  • Technically proficient/fluent with CAD-CAM software – Mastercam preferred.

  • Comprehensive working knowledge of CNC equipment

  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office software (Word, Excel, Power Point etc.)

  • Excellent organizational, communication and problem solving skills.

 

Salary: Academic rank and salary will be commensurate with credentials and experience of the candidate.

 

Benefits:

Candidate will be eligible for all benefits available to a full-time employee of Vincennes University.  More information can be found by visiting the Benefits page of the VU website: http://vinu.edu/human-resources

 

Interested applicants should submit a cover letter, resume and contact information for three references to Vincennes University, Human Resources, 1002 N. First Street, Vincennes, IN.  47591 or email to jobs@vinu.edu

Applications will be accepted until the position is filled. Deadline for first consideration is July 16, 2018. Interviews may be held concurrently with the advertising period.

While we sincerely appreciate all applications, only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted. Please note the selected candidate may be required to submit to a criminal history background check.

Vincennes University is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer

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Diesel Technology Instructor – Vincennes, IN

Full-time                    

The College of Technology at Vincennes University is seeking applicants for Diesel Technology Instructor. This is a full-time, nine month, non-tenure track position. This position reports to the Diesel Program Coordinator and Dean of Technology.  

This position is responsible for:

  • Play a pivotal role in the expansion of our Diesel Technology program. 

  • Give guidance to the students as they complete their lab assignments demonstrating their skills in routine maintenance, troubleshooting and problem solving mechanical issues of large trucks and engines on a daily basis.

  • Be knowledgeable in brakes, electrical (basic and advanced), engines, HVAC, hydraulics, powertrain, preventive maintenance, steering and suspension systems of over the road diesel trucks, industrial or agriculture equipment.

  • Ability to communicate with students during various stages of the learning process and to reach each student at his/her maximum learning potential. 

  • Organize and present prepared instructional materials at scheduled times and places.

  • Preserve communications with students and colleagues to assure efficient and effective instruction.

  • Uphold records of student attendance, student progress, departmental supplies, departmental equipment, and others.

  • Maintain discipline and order during instructional activities.

  • Participate in normal program housekeeping activities.

  • Prepare daily instructional plans and instructional materials at the modular level as directed by the program coordinator.  Assist in student recruiting and graduate placement.

  • Evaluate the progress and performance of the student and assign grades.  Enforce the approved departmental rules and regulations in the classroom and lab; recommend student counseling, probation, or dismissal for excess absences, disruption of class, or lack of progress.

  • Initiate requisitions and work order requests.

  • Suspend unsafe operation.

  • Conduct research on related topics in order to maintain current industry standards.

  • Communicate subject material to students in an understandable and patience format

  • Embrace an active learning environment.

  • Recruit new students and participate in marketing events for the College of Technology

  • Other duties as assigned.

The successful candidate has:

  • Bachelor's degree with a concentration in Diesel Technology or related area plus a minimum of three years full time industry experience and applicable ASE certifications.

  • Associate's degree in Diesel Technology or related area plus a minimum of five years full time, documented industry experience and applicable ASE certifications or ability to complete.

  • Related course disciplines/experiences within: Diesel Technology, Diesel Management, Diesel Service Technology, Diesel Engineering, Automotive Technology and a minimum of eight years full time, documented experience in the field of Diesel or Automotive Technology plus applicable ASE certifications.

Anticipated Start Date: August 2018

Salary:

Academic rank and salary will be commensurate with credentials and experience of the candidate

Benefits:

Candidate will be eligible for all benefits available to a full-time employee of Vincennes University.  More information can be found by visiting the Benefits page of the VU website: http://vinu.edu/human-resources

How to Apply:

Interested applicants should submit a VU Application, cover letter, and CV/resume with a minimum of three references to Human Resources by email to jobs@vinu.edu or mail to Human Resources, 1002 North First Street, Vincennes, IN 47591.

Applications will be accepted until the position is filled. Deadline for first consideration is July 6, 2018. Interviews may be held concurrently with the advertising period.

While we sincerely appreciate all applications, only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted. Please note the selected candidate may be required to submit to a criminal history background check.

Vincennes University is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer

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Product Design and Production Processes Faculty – Vincennes, IN

Full-time                             

The College of Technology at Vincennes University is seeking applicants for Product Design and Production Processes Faculty. This is a full-time, nine month, non-tenure track position. This position reports to the Product Design Coordinator and Dean of Technology.  

This position is responsible for:

  • Work collaboratively with the Manufacturing Department on the Vincennes campus

  • Teach Manual and Computer Aided Drafting, Additive Manufacturing, Reverse Engineering and other related classes

  • Assist students with labs and assignments both during class and outside of class as needed

  • Assess and record student progress through testing and lab work

     

  • Teach Product Design and Production Processes classes including the following:

    • Descriptive Geometry

    • Manual Drafting

    • Computer Aided Drafting using PTC Creo and AutoCAD

    • Tool Design Principals

    • Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerancing

    • Additive Manufacturing

    • Reverse Engineering

    • Other related Product Design courses

  • Maintain lab equipment for student use

  • Prepare and deliver hands-on drafting and design labs for students

  • Assess student progress through testing and lab work

  • Turn in data for assessment to program coordinator

  • Submit grades as required by the University Manual

  • Develop and maintain relationships with High School faculty to facilitate recruiting

  • Develop and maintain relationships with Industry to facilitate education and job placement

  • Other duties as assigned

The successful candidate has:

  • Minimum of Associate’s Degree in Product Design and Production Processes or equivalent Drafting/Design program. Bachelor’s Degree preferred.
  • A minimum of 3 years of verifiable industry experience in the drafting and design field
  • Experience and proven proficiency with PTC Creo and AutoCAD
  • Experience and solid working knowledge of Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerancing in accordance with the ASME Y14.5-2009 standard
  • A working knowledge of 3-D printing and 3-D scanning equipment and processes
  • Teaching experience is preferred

Anticipated Start Date: August 2018

Salary: Academic rank and salary will be commensurate with credentials and experience of the candidate

Benefits:

Candidate will be eligible for all benefits available to a full-time employee of Vincennes University.  More information can be found by visiting the Benefits page of the VU website: http://vinu.edu/human-resources

How to Apply:

Interested applicants should submit a VU Application, cover letter, and CV/resume with a minimum of three references to Human Resources by email to jobs@vinu.edu or mail to Human Resources, 1002 North First Street, Vincennes, IN 47591.

Applications will be accepted until the position is filled. Deadline for first consideration is July 6, 2018. Interviews may be held concurrently with the advertising period.

While we sincerely appreciate all applications, only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted. Please note the selected candidate may be required to submit to a criminal history background check.

Vincennes University is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer

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English Faculty (2 positions) – Vincennes, IN

Full-time                        

The Department of English at Vincennes University is seeking applicants to fill two full-time, continuing faculty positions at the rank of Assistant Professor of English. This position reports to the Chairperson of the Department of English and the Dean of the College of Humanities.

This position is responsible for:

  • Teaching 15 credit hours a semester of developmental and first-year composition as assigned;
  • Maintaining regular office hours;
  • Serving as an academic advisor;
  • Serving on departmental and university-wide committees;
  • Participating in program assessment;
  • Other duties as assigned.

The successful candidate has:

  • A Master’s degree in English OR
  • A Master’s degree in a related field with a minimum of 18 credit hours at the graduate level in English

Preferred Qualifications:

  • A Master’s degree or Ph.D. in English, Rhetoric and Composition, or Writing Studies or with coursework in composition pedagogy;
  • A commitment to and demonstrated experience teaching developmental and/or first-year composition, especially at the community college level;
  • Experience teaching accelerated, corequisite, or integrated reading/writing developmental courses;
  • A familiarity with and commitment to the community college mission.

Benefits:

Candidate will be eligible for all benefits available to a full-time employee of Vincennes University.  More information can be found by visiting the Benefits page of the VU website: http://vinu.edu/human-resources

How to Apply:

Interested applicants should submit a VU Application, cover letter, teaching philosophy, CV/resume, transcripts with a minimum of three references to Human Resources by email jobs@vinu.edu or mail to Human Resources, 1002 North First Street, Vincennes, IN 47591.

Applications will be accepted until the position is filled. Interviews may be held concurrently with the advertising period.

While we sincerely appreciate all applications, only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted. Please note the selected candidate may be required to submit to a criminal history background check.

Vincennes University is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer

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Information Technology (Computer Programming) Faculty – Vincennes, IN

Full-time                        

Vincennes University's Information Technology Department is seeking applicants to fill the position of Faculty in Information Technology. The full-time position is available beginning in the Fall 2018 semester.

This position is responsible for:

  • Work under the direction of the Department Chair of the information Technology Department

  • Prepare and teach undergraduate courses in Computer Programming and Information Technology

  • Teach 15 credit hours per semester including day and possibly night classes

  • Transfer knowledge of Computer Science and Information Technology in an engaging manner

  • Demonstrate software development using the SDLC process

  • Develop classroom experiences that showcase proficiency in databases and object oriented programming languages used in creating business applications or video games

  • Be proficient in the Microsoft Office Suite, with expertise in Excel and Access

  • Be able to successfully work with and advise students in the Information Technology Programs

  • Participate in departmental, college, and university committee work and recruitment/retention activities

  • Have an understanding and appreciation of community college philosophy

  • Have prior program and/or course assessment experience

Academic rank and salary will be commensurate with the credentials of the candidate.

The successful candidate has:

  • A minimum of a Bachelor of Science degree in Computer Science or Information Technology related field with 5 or more years work experience in the Information Technology field.

  • A Master’s degree in Computer Science or Information Technology related field is preferred.

It is also preferred that the applicant have: 

  • program and/or course assessment experience, excellent written and verbal communication abilities, certifications demonstrating professional skills, and experience with Blackboard.

Benefits:

Candidate will be eligible for all benefits available to a full-time employee of Vincennes University.  More information can be found by visiting the Benefits page of the VU website: http://vinu.edu/human-resources

How to Apply:

Interested applicants should submit a VU Application, cover letter, resume, transcripts and professional certificates, and a minimum of three references to Human Resources by email jobs@vinu.edu or mail to Human Resources, 1002 North First Street, Vincennes, IN 47591.

Applications will be accepted until the position is filled. Deadline for first consideration is May 15, 2018. Interviews may be held concurrently with the advertising period.

While we sincerely appreciate all applications, only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted. Please note the selected candidate may be required to submit to a criminal history background check.

Vincennes University is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer #LIRM1

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Nursing Faculty – Vincennes, IN

Full-time                      

Vincennes University is seeking applicants for the position of Full-time Nursing Faculty.  

  • Responsibilities include functioning as a team member in the development, implementation, and assessment of curriculum and course materials, clinical and lab supervision of nursing students, classroom teaching, and student advising responsibilities.

  • Teaching responsibilities may be in any of the VU nursing programs: Practical Nursing, Associate of Science, or RN to BSN Completion Program.

Successful candidates will have:

  • graduated from an accredited school of registered nursing,

  • Master’s degree in nursing, and

  • a current unencumbered Registered Nursing licensure in the State of Indiana.

  • Recent clinical experience required. Teaching experience and/or experience in critical care, medical-surgical, or psychiatric nursing preferred.

Benefits:

Candidate will be eligible for all benefits available to a full-time employee of Vincennes University.  More information can be found by visiting the Benefits page of the VU website: http://vinu.edu/human-resources

How to Apply:

Interested applicants should submit a VU Application, cover letter, resume, and contact information for three references to Human Resources by email to jobs@vinu.edu or mail to Human Resources, 1002 North First Street, Vincennes, IN 47591.

Applications will be accepted until the position is filled. Interviews may be held concurrently with the advertising period.

While we sincerely appreciate all applications, only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted. Please note the selected candidate will be required to submit to a criminal history background check.

Vincennes University is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer