Job Opportunities

OPEN POSITION LISTINGS

Interested applicants should submit a detailed cover letter and resume unless otherwise indicated in the position information below. Please specify position of interest in the letter of application. For positions requiring degrees, unofficial transcripts of college work are helpful. Submit materials to the Director of Human Resources, Wilmington College, Pyle Center 1187, 1870 Quaker Way, Wilmington, OH 45177-2499, send information to humanresources@wilmington.edu or follow instructions in the position information below. Visit http://www2.wilmington.edu for more information about the College or to print out an application form.

FACULTY POSITIONS
 

Assistant Professor of Agriculture (tenure-track)

In response to increasing student enrollment, Wilmington College is expanding its current academic offerings to include new courses and a major in sustainable agriculture and food systems. The Agriculture Program at Wilmington College is seeking to fill a tenure-track position at the Assistant Professor level with specialization in agriculture business / farm and food systems management and sustainable production. Courses may include, but are not limited to: agricultural economics, farm and agri-business management, food systems management, agroecology, entomology, animal science, sustainable agriculture, and vegetable crop production. The position is a 9-month, academic year appointment with primary responsibility in teaching, and secondary responsibility in research and service to the institution. The agriculture faculty at Wilmington College values innovative teaching, collaborative and interdisciplinary endeavors, global perspectives, and providing hands-on experiences to students on our 300-acre academic farm. Wilmington College is the only private college in Ohio to offer a Bachelor of Science degree in Agriculture.
Qualifications include a Ph.D. in agriculture or closely related area. Preference will be given to candidates with on-farm experience and to those with a strong record of undergraduate teaching, advising and mentoring. The position is open until filled. Salary levels are competitive and commensurate with education and experience.
This position is available August 1, 2014.
Wilmington College is a career-oriented liberal arts institution affiliated with the Society of Friends (Quakers). The main campus is located in southwestern Ohio. Additional information about Wilmington College can be found at www2.wilmington.edu.
Send (a) letter of application specifying interest, (b) curriculum vitae, (c) teaching philosophy, and (d) the names and contact information for three references to:
The Office of Human Resources,
1870 Quaker Way
Pyle Center Box 1187
Wilmington, Ohio 45177

E-mail submissions to humanresources@wilmington.edu are preferred. Review of resumes will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. EOE

ADMINISTRATIVE POSITIONS

Grow Food Grow Hope Interim Lead Project Manager

Time of hire through September 2014

Wilmington College and the Grow Food, Grow Hope Garden Initiative is excited to announce an immediate opening for an interim lead project manager. The manager will be responsible for guiding campus and community volunteers in properly managing activities throughout the local and surrounding communities, as well as providing leadership and supervision over the day-to-day coordination of the project. The manager will also be tasked to deepen relationships with community partners and involvement in our neighborhood and surrounding areas.

Wilmington College Grow Food Grow Hope works to increase the access of fresh food for families, promote the benefits of local food production and to raise awareness about self-sustainability in our daily food habits. We believe that by supporting community and backyard gardening projects, we can create dynamic and self-reliant communities in Southwestern Ohio while providing people with the means they need to live more healthy, productive and meaningful lives.

To meet our goals, the program manager will oversee and maintain the 40-plot Friends of Hope Community Garden on the Wilmington College campus, which provide the means and manpower for families to establish their own backyard garden plots, support school yard garden initiatives, host workshops and work with regional partners to establish new community garden sites.

The Project Manager will serve an interim contract through the end of September, 2014. Qualified applicants should possess a Bachelor's degree in a related field plus two years of responsible, related experience. The applicant should have the ability to plan and implement large projects and hands-on learning experiences. Demonstrated experience in community organizing is a plus, as well as a background in budget development and ability to effectively control budgetary expenditures.

Wilmington College is a career-oriented liberal arts institution affiliated with the Society of Friends (Quakers). The main campus is located in southwestern Ohio. Additional information about Wilmington College can be found at www2.wilmington.edu.

Please send your letter of applications specifying your position interest, resume, and names and contact information for three references to: Wilmington College, Director of Human Resources, Pyle Center 1187, 1870 Quaker Way, Wilmington, OH 45177-2499. Email submission of application materials to humanresources@wilmington.edu is encouraged. EOE.
  

Director, Institutional Effectiveness

Wilmington College (Ohio) is seeking the College’s first full-time Director of Institutional Effectiveness. The Director is responsible for administering a comprehensive institutional effectiveness program to provide college leadership with the information necessary to support institutional planning, decision making, and policy formation. The Director has primary responsibility for institutional research, assessment, and data for regional and professional accreditation. While reporting to the Vice President of Academic Affairs, the Director also serves the other divisions of the institution, including Student Affairs, Athletics, Enrollment Management, Business and Finance, External Programs and Advancement. This position will be responsible for design, collection, and analysis of institutional data and preparation of evaluations, reports, an institutional fact book and data for grants. The Director also will coordinate the assessment of all operations, including academic and co-curricular programming. They will work collaboratively with a faculty assessment committee. The Director will work collaboratively with faculty, administration, and professional staff to develop effective strategies to assess student learning and program outcomes including monitoring campus-wide customer service and department/area effectiveness.

The Director must bring a strong vision and skill set for higher education analytics. The ideal candidate will have a master’s degree (doctorate preferred) in a directly relevant discipline with a strong focus on research design and methodology skills. Experience in quantitative and qualitative research, statistical analysis, and reporting is required. Experience in assessment and program evaluation demonstrating expertise in the design and administration of assessment studies is also desired. A high degree of proficiency with educational research tools such as data warehousing, business intelligence, enterprise information systems, and statistics packages is required. Experience with the Jenzabar/CARS systems desirable. Experience with accreditation processes (NCA/HLC; TEAC; CAATE, etc.) preferred. The director must have strong written and oral communication skills.
Wilmington College, a career-oriented liberal arts institution affiliated with the Religious Society of Friends (Quakers), is located in southwestern Ohio, approximately one hour from Cincinnati, Columbus, and Dayton, and has an enrollment of nearly 1,200 traditional and non-traditional students. Wilmington College combines the best traditions and qualities of a liberal arts education with a deep commitment to prepare students for the world of work or advanced study. The College plans to commence construction of two major facilities in 2014 that will literally transform the institution. They are the Center for the Sciences and Agriculture and the Center for Sport Sciences. The city of Wilmington has been named “among the Best 100 Small Towns in America.” Additional information about Wilmington College may be found at their website: http://www2.wilmington.edu.

Send resume, letter of application, and names and contact information for three references to:
Human Resources Office
1870 Quaker Way
Pyle Center Box 1187
Wilmington, Ohio, 45177

E-mail submissions to humanresources@wilmington.edu are encouraged. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until position is filled. Wilmington College is an equal opportunity employer. Women and persons of color are strongly encouraged to apply.
 


SUPPORT STAFF POSITIONS

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