Careers at Hiram


All open positions at Hiram College can be found below. Please review all details and requirements before submitting your application.

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Current Openings

Hiram College invites applications for the position of Assistant Athletic Trainer. The successful candidate will be actively involved in the operation and administration of the Hiram College Athletic Department. The College is a member of the North Coast Athletic Conference and NCAA Division III. This is a 10-month position with a start-date ASAP.

Founded in 1850, Hiram College provides students of all backgrounds an attainable private education that teaches the 21st-century skills needed to thrive professionally and personally in the face of inevitable and constant change. Built on a community that fosters student-faculty collaboration, the College equips all students with the tools necessary to embrace active learning in the classroom, in Ohio, and beyond through technology, internship, study away, research, and other experiential opportunities for growth and development. Recognized by Colleges of Distinction, The Princeton Review, U.S. News and World Report, and as a top baccalaureate college by Washington Monthly, Hiram enrolls over 1,000 undergraduate and graduate students in academic programs on its Northeast Ohio campus and online.

The Assistant Athletic Trainer will assist in the prevention, evaluation, treatment, and rehabilitation of athletic related injuries/illnesses under the direction of the team physician for eighteen intercollegiate sports. The Assistant Athletic Trainer will assist with the daily operation of the athletic training facility including supervision of medical coverage for practice and events, supervision of student first aiders, appropriate record keeping practices, and facility maintenance. The incumbent will communicate effectively with student athletes, coaches, and as necessary, parents regarding the nature of injury, treatment plan, and return to activity progression. This position is in a non-traditional working environment including mornings, nights, and weekends with limited travel. Additional duties are as assigned. This position reports to the Head Athletic Trainer and the Director of Athletics.

Qualifications

A bachelor’s degree is required; a master’s degree and collegiate experience is preferred. One to three years of Athletic Training experience is preferred. NATABOC certification and eligibility for Ohio Licensure as an Athletic Trainer is required (must obtain Ohio License as condition of employment). Must have a valid driver’s license with a clean driving record. Salary is commensurate with experience.

Application Process

Please apply below and include a cover letter, resume, and three professional references with their names, email addresses, and phone numbers. Review of applicants will begin immediately.

Hiram College is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to Excellence through Diversity!

Hiram College’s Scarborough School of Business and Communication invites applicants for a full-time (9-month) tenure-track faculty position at the Assistant Professor rank in Accounting and Financial Management beginning January 2023 or August 2023. We are committed to recruiting and retaining a workforce that values diversity, equity, and inclusion.

Founded in 1850, Hiram College provides students of all backgrounds an attainable private education that teaches the 21st-century skills needed to thrive professionally and personally in the face of inevitable and constant change. Built on a community that fosters student-faculty collaboration, the College equips all students with the tools necessary to embrace active learning in the classroom, in Ohio, and beyond through technology, internship, study away, research, and other experiential opportunities for growth and development. Recognized by Colleges of Distinction, The Princeton Review, U.S. News and World Report, and as a top baccalaureate college by Washington Monthly, Hiram enrolls over 1,000 undergraduate and graduate students in academic programs on its Northeast Ohio campus and online.

Hiram College is committed to building an inclusive, equitable, and vibrant educational environment. Our student population is diverse in many ways, including economic background, ethnic heritage, and academic interests. We value experiential, interdisciplinary, and project-based learning that focuses on the enduring questions we have faced and the urgent challenges of our times.

The primary purpose of the position is to coordinate, plan, prepare, present, and assess classroom instruction and related activities for courses in accounting and financial management, which may include courses in the discipline that can contribute to the liberal arts core curriculum of the College.

Successful applicants will have the educational experience in accounting and financial management necessary to teach both introductory and advanced level accounting courses, with an emphasis on Managerial Accounting, Cost Accounting, and Corporate Finance. The area of specialization is open, but preference will be given to candidates specializing in data analytics and financial decision-making models through the use of advanced Excel applications. The teaching load is 22-24 credit hours per year, across our 12-week/8-week/3-week semester structure within our traditional college, community college partnerships, and online program. Faculty typically teach three courses per semester. Other responsibilities include academic advising, contributions to our core curriculum and first-year writing program, service to the College, and maintaining an active scholarly agenda.

Applicants should provide evidence of a commitment to teaching within a liberal arts tradition, evidence of a scholarly research agenda and the ability to engage in the life of the College by providing service to students and committees. The ideal candidate will be interested in working with students to develop internship opportunities. Special attention will be given to candidates interested in collaborative, interdisciplinary teaching.

Qualifications include: A Ph.D. degree from an accredited institution or a Master’s degree plus a Certified Public Accountant license; teaching experience, particularly in a liberal arts environment; and professional experience in one or more subject areas noted above.

Application Process

Please apply below and include the following:

  • Cover letter
  • Curriculum vitae
  • Statement of teaching philosophy
  • Names of three (3) professional references with their names, email addresses and phone numbers

Review of applicants will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. Questions may be addressed to armenial@hiram.edu

Hiram College is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to Excellence through Diversity!

Hiram College invites applications for entrepreneurial individuals to serve as director of the 550-acre James A. Barrow Biological Field Station near Hiram’s campus and the Northwoods Field Station in the Upper Peninsula of Michigan. For more background information on the field stations, see https://www.hiram.edu/academics/field-stations/.  If appropriate, the director will also hold a faculty appointment in an area of study relevant to the teaching and research conducted at the field stations.

The successful candidate will be a strategic leader who works with the campus to set the goals of both Hiram College field stations which are at a critical juncture in their development. The candidate will have an interdisciplinary mindset, love science and sustainability efforts, support faculty and students to conduct basic and applied research, promote creative activities at the field stations, enjoy program and event planning, apply for grants to support the facilities and research, and develop strategic partnerships on and off campus. We seek candidates who will complement our current strengths in Environmental Studies, Biology, and interdisciplinary approaches to the urgent challenges we face and who are eager to explore the possibilities for collaboration across academic programs. Hiram is open to a director/faculty member from a wide variety of fields, e.g., biology, environmental biology, environmental education, soil science, natural resource management, economics of natural resource management or those who have a strong administrative background involving substantial program development and community outreach.  Candidates from outside academia with appropriate experience are welcome to apply. 

Duties and Responsibilities*

  • Assumes a leadership role in building both the physical and pedagogical infrastructure of the field stations so that faculty and students are engaged in projects on site
  • Supports the interests of a diverse and interdisciplinary faculty at Hiram College
  • Acts as a representative of both field stations in dealing with the local community, partner organizations, and other field stations and builds new collaborative relationships in the area and beyond with K-12 education, other higher education institutions, and appropriate industries
  • Works closely with the staff of the field station
  • Works with colleagues in fundraising and grant writing, and prepares requests for external funding
  • Prepares the annual budget and manages the finances to include detailed records of expenditures
  • Will develop in their own academic area of expertise as time allows
  • Reports to the Vice President for Academic Affairs

*Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Qualifications

  • Master’s degree required; doctorate preferred; faculty rank depending on academic background
  • Three to five years of intellectual and administrative leadership of a biological field station or similar administrative experience. 
  • Experience in obtaining grant support from public and private sources
  • Record of excellence in program planning
  • Expertise in an academic area applicable to the field stations
  • Record of teaching and scholarship and interest in continuing to teach undergraduates preferred
  • Interest and expertise in sustainability programming
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills, and the ability to supervise, mentor, and motivate staff and faculty at off-campus locations

About Hiram College

Hiram College, established in 1850 as the Western Reserve Eclectic Institute, is a nationally recognized, private, residential liberal arts college located 30 miles southeast from Cleveland in Ohio’s historic Western Reserve region. At Hiram, close student-faculty interactions and educational innovation are routine. The College’s distinctive academic calendar, the Hiram Plan, offers students the opportunity each semester to learn in both a 12-week format (usually taking 3 courses) and a 3-week intensive format (1 course). All students participate in experiential learning through study abroad/study away trips, internships, and/or research experiences as part of the Hiram Connect initiative.

The student population at Hiram College is diverse in many ways – economic background, ethnic heritage, and academic interests. We value experiential, interdisciplinary, and project-based learning that focuses on the enduring questions we have faced and the urgent challenges of our times. We strongly encourage applications from members of all under-represented groups in higher education.

Application Process

Qualified candidates are encouraged to apply below.

Please include the following:

  1. Cover letter addressing administrative philosophy and interest in field station development including the physical structures, research projects, and community engagement
  2. Curriculum vitae
  3. Provide the name, email and telephone number for at least three professional references

Applications will be accepted until the position is filled, but for full consideration, applicants should submit materials by. December 12, 2022. Expected start date is July 1, 2023. General questions may be addressed to VPAA and Dean Rob Bohrer (bohrerr@hiram.edu).

Hiram College is an equal opportunity employer committed to excellence through diversity!

Hiram College is accepting applications for the position of Graduate Assistant for Career Development. This graduate assistantship is a 10-month, 20-hour per week position that runs from August 1, 2022, through May 31, 2023. This position includes a full tuition waiver for our Mater of Arts Degree in Interdisciplinary Studies program and a monthly stipend. Contingent upon funding, the position may be renewed for a second year and may hold the possibility of supplemental summer employment to support continued student advising.

Founded in 1850, Hiram College provides students of all backgrounds an attainable private education that teaches the 21st-century skills needed to thrive professionally and personally in the face of inevitable and constant change. Built on a community that fosters student-faculty collaboration, the College equips all students with the tools necessary to embrace active learning in the classroom, in Ohio, and beyond through technology, internship, study away, research, and other experiential opportunities for growth and development. Recognized by Colleges of Distinction, The Princeton Review, U.S. News and World Report, and as a top baccalaureate college by Washington Monthly, Hiram enrolls over 1,000 undergraduate and graduate students in academic programs on its Northeast Ohio campus and through online@Hiram.edu.

The Graduate Assistant for Career Development will work in an environment dedicated to advancing the mission of Hiram College. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, the following:

  • Work with students on the following topics:
    • Resumes, cover letters, internship research
    • Graduate job applications and interviewing
  • Develop and maintain an academically sound tutoring program
  • Assist with advising students on major exploration
  • Teach one Student Development course and assist with others under the
  • Supervision of the Director of Career and Academic Development
  • Upkeep of several information databases
  • Event planning assistance including the Etiquette Dinner at the annual Career Fair
  • Network and engage employers in various settings to bring Hiram College students
  • Internship opportunities
  • Coordinate the schedules of 20 to 40 peer tutors in a drop-in tutoring environment
  • Assist with recruiting and scheduling 1:1 tutors
    • Assist with training of tutors

Requirements

The Graduate Assistant for Career Development position will be awarded, competitively, to a student who has applied for the assistantship and who has been admitted to a Hiram College graduate program. A student must be enrolled full-time (i.e., at least six credit hours per semester) in the MAIS program.

Application Process

Please apply below and include the following:

  • Cover letter
  • Current resume
  • Three professional references with their names, email addresses, and phone numbers

Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. Questions may be addressed to benedikm@hiram.edu.

Hiram College is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to Excellence through Diversity!