Employment Opportunities

 

Assistant Professor of Communication (Multimedia Journalism)

The Department of Communication invites applications for a full-time, tenure track faculty position in multimedia journalism beginning August 2015.  Responsibilities include teaching lower and upper level courses in the communication major both in the traditional and weekend programs. The ability to also teach in an online format is desired. Examples of courses to be taught include: survey of journalism; digital, interactive and social media; media literacy; media ethics and law; sports communication. The candidate must be able to teach research methods (quantitative and qualitative), and supervise student senior capstone projects. Successful candidates must have a willingness to contribute to Hiram’s innovative general education curriculum and advise the online student newspaper. Opportunities for Interdisciplinary teaching and leading study abroad are available for the successful candidate.  Teaching experience and an understanding of the traditions of the liberal arts are a must. Ph.D. is preferred. ABD candidates will be considered. Salary and rank will be commensurate with qualifications. Applicants should send a letter of application, curriculum vita, statement of teaching philosophy, and three letters of reference electronically as a PDF or Word document(s) to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. Please identify the position title in the subject line when applying. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.  Hiram College is a private, coeducational, residential, selective liberal arts BA-1 college, located less than an hour’s drive of Cleveland, Akron, and Youngstown.  Privately endowed and non-sectarian in outlook and teaching, Hiram College is dedicated to freedom of intellectual inquiry.  Hiram has an innovative academic calendar that provides a semester of 12 weeks for extended coursework and a three-week session devoted to intensive, seminar-like classes and experience on and off campus. (posted 5/20/2015)

Assistant Athletic Trainer 

Hiram College is seeking applications for an Assistant Athletic Trainer. Responsibilities include assisting the Head Athletic Trainer with prevention, evaluation, treatment and rehabilitation of athletic related injuries under the direction of the team physician for 16 intercollegiate sports. The Assistant Athletic Trainer will assist with the daily operation of the athletic training facility including supervision of medical coverage for practices and events (travel as necessary), supervision of student first responders, implementation of the emergency action plan, and the ability to communicate effectively with student athletes, coaches, team physician(s) and parents regarding the nature of injury, treatment plan and return to activity progression. This position will have additional administrative and/or teaching responsibilities in the Athletics and/or Exercise/Sport Science program. This is an academic year (10 month/yr) staff position to begin August 1, with a comprehensive benefits package. Qualifications: Master’s preferred, bachelor’s degree required.  NATABOC certification, eligible for Ohio Licensure as an Athletic Trainer (Must have Ohio License prior to employment). Previous experience in a collegiate athletic training environment preferred. Please send cover letter, resume and the names and telephone numbers of three professional references electronically to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. Please identify the position title in the subject line when applying.  Review of resumes will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. (posted 5/18/2015)

Head Women's Soccer Coach

Hiram College is seeking applications for the position of Head Women’s Soccer Coach. Hiram College is a private liberal arts institution located in northeast Ohio. The College is a member of the North Coast Athletic Conference and NCAA Division III. The Head Women’s Soccer position is a full time, 10 month/year staff position which reports to the Director of Athletics. The head coach is responsible for all aspects of the women’s soccer program to include; organizing and implementing a successful recruiting and retention plan for the program, supervising assistant coaches, managing the program in accordance with department/college policies and procedures, and acting in accord with NCAC, NCAA and institutional rules and regulations. Additional duties will include administrative responsibility and teaching in our Exercise/Sport Science program. A Master’s Degree is preferred while a Bachelor’s Degree is required. Collegiate coaching and/or playing experience preferred.  Qualified candidates are encouraged to send a cover letter, resume and the names and telephone numbers of three professional references electronically to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. Please identify the position title in the subject line when applying. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. (posted 5/18/2015)

Assistant/Associate Director of Alumni Relations and Annual Giving 

Hiram College’s Office of Alumni Relations and Development invites applications for an Assistant/Associate Director of Alumni Relations and Annual Giving. Responsibilities include planning select alumni events, managing the evening student calling program for 4-6 weeks each year, overseeing targeted fundraising initiatives, writing and producing the monthly electronic alumni newsletter, managing the Office’s website and social media presence and providing ongoing support to the department’s fundraising and alumni engagement activities.  Ideal candidates will possess a bachelor’s degree in a related field and will have experience with event planning and fundraising.  Excellent communication and organizational skills are a must. Proficiency with Microsoft Office required. Familiarity with SCT Banner database and website content management software programs preferred. The chosen candidate will be committed to fostering a closer relationship between the Hiram alumni and their alma mater and to helping to achieve the financial goals of the Hiram Fund. This is a full-time 12-month position reporting to the Executive Director of Alumni Relations and Annual Giving. Frequent evening and weekend hours are required.  Title and compensation will be commensurate with experience. Interested applicants should submit a cover letter, resume, and a writing sample electronically as a Word of PDF document(s) to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..  Writing sample: applicants should include a one-two paragraph marketing piece that promotes Hiram’s Alumni Weekend.  The piece would be used in an electronic newsletter and on social media.  Please identify the position title in the subject line when applying. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. (posted 5/7/2015)

Coordinator of Academic Development

Hiram College seeks a Coordinator of Academic Development who will serve the campus in supporting students who are not performing well and students who would like to perform at a higher level. This position will also support students with identified learning disabilities to provide them with the accommodations they need to be successful.  Reporting to the Director of Career and Academic Development, the Coordinator of Academic Development will support students in their academic success by:

  • providing academic and career exploratory programming
  • building positive relationships with students struggling academically
  • working directly with faculty to support students’ academic success

The Coordinator of Academic Development will also oversee the graduate assistant for ARCH Tutoring, oversee the hiring and training of student tutors, and provide services and strategies that may increase the academic success of students with documented disabilities as outlined by the ADA.  Minimum qualifications include an undergraduate degree and one to three years of experience working with college students.  A master’s degree is preferred.  Excellent oral and written communication skills, strong computer skills and a comfort with managing social media sites, and an understanding of the different learning styles are required.   Founded in 1850, Hiram College is a private, selective liberal arts college located in the Western Reserve of Northeast Ohio, within an hour’s drive of Cleveland and Akron.  Qualified candidates should submit a cover letter, resume and names and phone numbers of three professional references electronically as a PDF or Word document(s) to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. Please identify the position title in the subject line when applying.  Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. (posted 4/29/2015)

Graduate Assistant, Women's Soccer

Hiram College invites applications for the position of Graduate Assistant in women’s soccer.  The successful candidate will be actively involved in the recruitment, retention, and day to day operations of the Hiram College women’s soccer program. Hiram College is a member of the North Coast Athletic Conference and NCAA Division III.  The position includes: room, board, a living stipend of $7,000.00, and a tuition waiver to enroll in the Master of Arts in Interdisciplinary Studies program at Hiram College. The anticipated start date is August 1st, 2015.  Responsibilities: The graduate assistant’s duties will include but not be limited to: Assisting the head coach with all facets of training, recruiting, and retention for the Hiram College women’s soccer program. The Graduate Assistant will also have responsibilities within our campus Recreation Program, and building management and security. Minimum Qualifications:  A bachelor’s degree is required. Prior experience as a collegiate soccer player or having worked in college soccer is preferred but not necessary. Exceptional attention to detail, well-developed interpersonal skills and ability to develop and maintain positive relationships with all persons regardless of race, ethnicity, gender, sexual orientation, religious beliefs, and physical challenges. Applicant must demonstrate the ability to work collaboratively within a team-oriented office environment and interact in a positive manner with students, faculty, staff, visitors, and the public. Admission into the Master of Arts in Interdisciplinary Studies graduate program is a requirement for consideration for this position.  Application Procedure:  Qualified candidates are encouraged to send a cover letter, resume and names and phone numbers of three professional references by email only to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..   Please indicate the position title in the subject line when applying.  Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. (posted 4/8/2015)

Graduate Assistant, Men's Lacrosse

Hiram College invites applications for the position of Graduate Assistant in men’s lacrosse.  The successful candidate will be actively involved in the recruitment, retention, and day to day operations of the Hiram College men’s lacrosse program. Hiram College is a member of the North Coast Athletic Conference and NCAA Division III.  The position includes: room, board, a living stipend of $7,000.00, and a tuition waiver to enroll in the Master of Arts in Interdisciplinary Studies program at Hiram College. The anticipated start date is August 1, 2015.  Responsibilities: The intern’s duties will include but not be limited to: Assisting the head coach with all facets of training, recruiting, and retention for the Hiram College men’s lacrosse program. The Graduate Assistant will also have responsibilities within our campus Recreation Program, and building management and security.  Minimum Qualifications:  A bachelor’s degree is required. Prior experience as a collegiate lacrosse player or having worked in college lacrosse is preferred but not necessary. Exceptional attention to detail, well-developed interpersonal skills and ability to develop and maintain positive relationships with all persons regardless of race, ethnicity, gender, sexual orientation, religious beliefs, and physical challenges. Applicant must demonstrate the ability to work collaboratively within a team-oriented office environment and interact in a positive manner with students, faculty, staff, visitors, and the public. Admission into the Master of Arts in Interdisciplinary Studies program is a requirement for consideration for this position.  Application Procedure:  Qualified candidates are encouraged to send a cover letter, resume and names and phone numbers of three professional references by email only to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..  Please indicate the position title in the subject line when applying.  Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. (posted 4/8/2015)

Graduate Assistant, Women's Lacrosse

Hiram College invites applications for the position of Graduate Assistant in women’s lacrosse.  The successful candidate will be actively involved in the recruitment, retention, and day to day operations of the Hiram College women’s lacrosse program. Hiram College is a member of the North Coast Athletic Conference and NCAA Division III. The position includes: room, board, a living stipend of $7,000.00, and a tuition waiver to enroll in the Master of Arts in Interdisciplinary Studies program at Hiram College. The anticipated start date is August 1, 2015.  Responsibilities: The intern’s duties will include but not be limited to: Assisting the head coach with all facets of training, recruiting, and retention for the Hiram College women’s lacrosse program. The Graduate Assistant will also have responsibilities within our campus Recreation Program, and building management and security.  Minimum Qualifications:  A bachelor’s degree is required. Prior experience as a collegiate lacrosse player or having worked in college lacrosse is preferred but not necessary. Exceptional attention to detail, well-developed interpersonal skills and ability to develop and maintain positive relationships with all persons regardless of race, ethnicity, gender, sexual orientation, religious beliefs, and physical challenges. Applicant must demonstrate the ability to work collaboratively within a team-oriented office environment and interact in a positive manner with students, faculty, staff, visitors, and the public. Admission into the Master of Arts in Interdisciplinary Studies program is a requirement for consideration for this position. Application Procedure:  Qualified candidates are encouraged to send a cover letter, resume and names and phone numbers of three professional references by email only to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. Please indicate the position title in the subject line when applying.  Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. (posted 4/8/2015)

Instructor, Accounting and Financial Management 

The Department of Economics, Management, and Accounting at Hiram College invites applications for a full-time, renewable, non-tenure track instructor in accounting and finance. Responsibilities include teaching lower and upper level accounting and finance courses in the accounting major both in the traditional and Professional and Graduate Studies programs. Some courses responsibilities may involve teaching at off-campus locations and/or via distance learning. This position also involves additional administrative duties to support extended learning, including adjunct faculty orientation, mentoring, and evaluation; supporting ongoing relationships with faculty at community college partner locations; and advising support for the extended learning program. Successful candidates must have a willingness to contribute to Hiram’s innovative first year program and advise students and participate in College governance.  Opportunities for team-teaching and study abroad are possible.  The candidate should demonstrate evidence of excellence in the classroom and research or the potential for scholarly activity.  Teaching experience and an understanding of the traditions of the liberal arts are a must.  MBA or M.Acct plus CPA. is required. Experience with online and adult learning is preferred. Applicants should send a cover letter, vita, statement of teaching philosophy, and 3 letters of reference electronically as a Word or PDF document(s) to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. Please indicate the position title in the subject line when applying.  Review of resumes will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled.  Hiram College located in the Western Reserve Region of Northeast Ohio, is a private, four-year liberal arts institution committed to excellence in teaching. (posted 4/8/2015)

Admission Counselor

Hiram College invites applications for a position in the Office of Admission to be filled for an entry level Admission Counselor. Hiram College, established in 1850 as the Western Reserve Eclectic Institute, is a nationally respected private residential liberal arts college located 30 miles from Cleveland in the historic Western Reserve region of Ohio.  At Hiram, close student-faculty interaction and innovation is routine.  The College’s distinctive academic calendar, the Hiram Plan, offers students the opportunity each semester for a 3-week intensive course, study abroad/away program, internship or research experience.  Admission officers are responsible for enrolling an academically capable and multifaceted freshman class.  As such they must possess superior interpersonal and public speaking skills; writing ability; strong analytical, reasoning and problem-solving skills; and organizational talent, including the ability to manage time, prioritize work, and adeptly switch focus on multiple tasks.  The ability to work as part of a team and the confidence to work independently is expected. High energy and a strong work ethic are essential; creative initiative, a sense of humor and the ability to work with diverse individuals and a variety of constituents are valued.  Demonstrated success in recruiting and a deep understanding and appreciation of a liberal arts environment are distinct bonuses.  Career interest and full-time work experience in admission or related areas is preferred.  In addition to general counseling duties, the position requires involvement in and coordination of ongoing admission programs and projects; assignments will depend on the needs of the office and the talents of the individual.  Candidates must be able to work flexible hours, including some evenings and weekends, and be willing to travel.  Required by starting date: Bachelor's degree and driver’s license.   Interested individuals should send a cover letter, resume, and the names, email addresses and telephone numbers of three professional references by email to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..  Please identify the position title in the subject line when applying.  Applications will continue to be accepted until the position is filled without further notice. (posted 3/4/2015)

Hiram College is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to Excellence Through Diversity.

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