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Physics and General Education Science and Technology -Adjunct Opportunities

Pfeiffer University is seeking a part-time instructor or professor to teach an introductory physics course for science majors.  The candidate must have a commitment to undergraduate teaching and mentoring in the liberal arts tradition. Teaching responsibilities include lectures and laboratories in General Physics I for the fall 2014 semester and potentially for General Physics II for the spring 2015 semester.  Topics in General Physics I include Basic principles of physics; concepts of force and energy as they relate to mechanics, heat, and electricity. Only the more elementary topics of physics are treated in this first course of the general physics sequence.

Pfeiffer University is seeking a part-time instructor or professor to teach an introductory non-majors science course, “Science, Technology in Modern Society”.  Successful applicants should have a minimal of the M.S. degree and appropriate graduate coursework in a science-related field.  Teaching experience is desirable. This course serves as an introduction to the philosophy and methodology of the physical sciences, the basic laws of the physical sciences and how the earth as a physical entity falls under those laws. Inventions of man and their impact on society and the planet are examined.

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Substance Abuse/Assistant Professor of Human Relations-Coordinator

The Center for Professional Advancement and the Marriage and Family Therapy Program at Pfeiffer University is seeking a full time, interdisciplinary program coordinator and faculty member with a doctorate in the area of human services/human relations or mental health related field.  A mental health specialist who may also be licensed as a Licensed Professional Counselor, Marriage and Family Therapist/AAMFT Approved Supervisor, or Clinical Psychologist is preferred, and a licensed Clinical Addictions Specialist (LCAS) is required.  The Departments offer bachelor’s degrees and master's degrees respectively.

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Assistant/Associate Professor of Accounting

Pfeiffer University is seeking applicants for an Assistant/Associate Professor of Accounting to support the overall mission and vision of Pfeiffer University through excellence in teaching and advising students.  A commitment to the principles of servant leadership, working with graduate and adult students, and involvement in university and community service is strongly desired.

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Visiting Assistant Professor of Accounting

Pfeiffer University is seeking applicants for Visiting Assistant Professor of Accounting  to support the overall mission and vision of Pfeiffer University through excellence in teaching.  A commitment to the principles of servant leadership, working with graduate and adult students, and involvement in university and community service is strongly desired.

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Assistant/Associate Professor of Finance

Pfeiffer University is seeking applicants for an Assistant/Associate Professor of Finance to support the overall mission and vision of Pfeiffer University through excellence in teaching and advising students in the Business Management and Leadership Program and the Center for Professional Advancement.  A commitment to the principles of servant leadership, working with graduate and adult students, and involvement in university and community service is strongly desired.

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Assistant Professor of Communication

The School of the Arts and Sciences at Pfeiffer University seeks applicants for an Assistant Professor of Communication to begin August 2014 with a focus on strategic communication, journalism and public relations. A background or working knowledge is desirable in such areas are social media, interactive media, or visual communications with more than a working knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite.

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Founding Dean - Applied Health Sciences

Pfeiffer University seeks a dynamic, motivated and innovative leader to support the academic mission and vision of Pfeiffer University as the Founding Dean of the new division of Applied Health Sciences.  The new division will include Nursing, Health Administration, Marriage and Family Therapy and Exercise Science.  The Dean will have the opportunity to develop an aggressive and bold vision for the future of this exciting new division. 

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Assistant/Associate Professor of English

Pfeiffer University announces an opening for the position of Assistant/Associate Professor of English with an emphasis in Composition and Rhetoric and the ability to teach in a subcategory in literary studies.  Experience with TESL, writing across the curriculum, and/or writing center administration would be a plus. We seek candidates with a strong commitment to teaching excellence.  

A PhD in Composition and Rhetoric is required at time of appointment.  The normal teaching load is four courses per semester, including first-year composition, and introductory and advanced literature courses. Also required is a commitment to the principles and practice of servant leadership in a church-related university environment.

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Assistant/Associate Professor of Health & Exercise Science

Pfeiffer University is seeking applicants for an Assistant/Associate Professor of Health & Exercise Science to support the overall mission and vision of Pfeiffer University through excellence in teaching and advising students in the School of Applied Health Science.  A commitment to the principles of servant leadership, working with graduate and adult students, and involvement in university and community service is strongly desired.

The successful candidate will advise student majors, mentor undergraduate research projects, and work with other science faculty in strengthening Pfeiffer's science program.  Teaching responsibilities could include lectures and laboratories in exercise physiology, exercise testing and prescription, nutrition, and a first-year seminar course.  Other responsibilities include mentoring undergraduate research and working with an interdisciplinary team in the Clergy Health Institute, a program designed to improve the health practices of pastors and their families

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Assistant/Associate Professor- Marriage and Family Therapy

The Marriage & Family Therapy Graduate Program at Pfeiffer University is seeking a professional colleague to fill a 9-month faculty position to begin August, 2014, at the Charlotte campus location.

Responsibilities Include:  Teach Marriage and Family Therapy courses to Graduate students on the Charlotte Campus (3-3) during evenings and/or nights, comply with University/Department policy/procedures as designated, advise and mentor Graduate students, rotate supervision in the clinic, initiate syllabi and/or curriculum planning and professional development, participate in departmental initiatives as directed including accreditation self-study and/or site visit, maintain state licensure, and contribute to a vibrant and growing academic program through participation in professional/scholarly activities.  Occasional driving to multiple campuses is required.

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Assistant Professor-Sociology/Criminal Justice

Pfeiffer University's School of Social and Behavioral Sciences is currently seeking applicants for a full-time faculty position at the rank of Assistant Professor. The successful candidate will responsible for teaching and advising undergraduate students, participating in curriculum/program development; delivering instruction through day, evening and possible online classes on both the Misenheimer and Charlotte campuses. 

A PhD in Criminology, Criminal Justice, Sociology or related field is required (JD not acceptable), and candidates must be able to make useful links between these disciplines, with experience in both.

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Asst/Assoc. Professor of Health Administration-Finance

Pfeiffer University is seeking an Assistant/Associate Professor of Health Administration, to teach courses in health care finance at the undergraduate and graduate levels, reporting to the Director of Healthcare Programs. The primary responsibility will be teaching courses in health care finance, with possible assignments at the Charlotte and Raleigh campuses, at cohort locations throughout North Carolina, and in online formats. Additional responsibilities include student advising and service to the department and the University.

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