Hiram College

Careers at Hiram

Please Note: Unless specified within the position, for full consideration for any of the positions listed below, please send a letter of interest, resume and names and telephone numbers of three professional references as a Word or PDF document(s) electronically to hr@hiram.edu.   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 an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to Excellence Through Diversity

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Director of Library Services

Hiram College is seeking a dynamic and committed professional to serve as Library Director and College Librarian. This position provides leadership, planning, and administration of the Hiram College library programs and services in support of teaching and learning at Hiram.  The Library Director reports to the Vice President of Academic Affairs and Dean of the College and collaborates closely with Hiram Connect and Tech and Trek, two initiatives which share space in the library building.

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. It is with great excitement that Hiram College is rebranding with the New Liberal Arts, Tech and Trek, and five new schools wherein all the majors are housed. It is an exciting time to be a Hiram Terrier!

The Library Director will provide strategic vision and leadership for the library, faculty and staff. The incumbent will develop library initiatives that enhance student learning in traditional undergraduate, adult, and graduate programs. She/He will foster forward-looking collection development plans and integrate appropriate technologies into library services, as well as nurture an organizational culture of collegiality and service within the library and on campus. The Director will lead all aspects of library administration (including long-term planning, budget development and control, outreach, personnel selection and supervision, facilities management, and ongoing assessment of library resources).  The Director will serve on campus committees and act as the library’s liaison to senior college administrators.

The incumbent will collaborate with the Department of Development and Friends of the Library to establish new and maintain existing relationships with donors to support and enhance the mission of the library. The Director will also maintain currency with issues and trends in professional librarianship through participation in local, state, regional, and national associations.

A Master of Library Science degree from an accredited institution is required. Five or more years of experience in an academic library with progressive responsibilities is also required. Demonstrated skill in a wide range of technologies common to academic librarianship is required. Demonstrated ability to work in a diverse community and demonstrated supervisory experience is required. The incumbent must show a strong understanding of new and developing trends in higher education. Must also show evidence of success in the development and maintenance of collaborative relationships.

For consideration, please submit a cover letter, resume or CV, a statement of professional philosophy, and names, addresses, and telephone numbers of three professional references electronically as a Word, or PDF document(s) to HR@Hiram.edu.

The Search Committee will accept applications from qualified individuals until the position is filled.   First round applicants will be notified by early March and on-campus visits for finalists will begin soon thereafter.  The new Library Director will begin on July 1, 2019.

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Assistant Professor of Sociology, Tenure-Track

The Sociology Program at Hiram College invites applications for a full-time (9-month) Tenure-track Assistant Professor beginning in the 2019-2020 academic year.

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. Hiram College is committed to building an inclusive and vibrant educational environment and our student population is diverse in many ways, including economic background, ethnic heritage (30% non-Caucasian), and educational interests.

At Hiram, close student-faculty interaction is routine, as are opportunities to develop high impact practices. The College’s distinctive academic calendar offers students the opportunity each semester for a 3-week intensive learning experience in the form of a course, study away, or hands-on project. And Hiram’s new academic structure, wherein all the majors are housed in five interdisciplinary schools, is designed to foster collaboration and innovation among faculty.

Sociology is situated in the School of Education, Civic Leadership, and Social Change, along with the Education, Environmental Studies, and Political Science programs. We seek candidates who will complement the school’s strengths and be eager to explore possibilities for collaboration with all programs.

Core teaching responsibilities include Introduction to Sociology, Social Inequalities, Methods or Theory, and the Senior Capstone course, as well as electives in the candidate’s areas of expertise. Area of specialization is open, but preference will be given to candidates specializing in either Race and Ethnicity (with the ability to teach Environmental Justice), Political Sociology, Social Movements, Sociology of Education, or Qualitative Methodologies. Teaching load is 22-24 credit hours per year, across our 12-week/3-week semester structure. Faculty typically teach 2 courses during the 12-week and 1 course in our intensive 3-week (a structure which lends itself well to project-based learning). 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. Additionally, the new Sociology faculty will play a critical role in helping re-imagine the major and minor, and their potential intersections with other programs.

We encourage applicants to address, in their cover letter, their vision of an innovative sociology program that serves multiple constituencies and prepares students to engage in addressing the challenges of our times. Please also include statements of your teaching philosophy and research agenda, and a current CV with three references.

Required Qualifications

·         Ph.D. in Sociology (ABD considered)

·         Commitment to ongoing development as a teacher-scholar

·         Demonstrated passion for teaching, interdisciplinary collaboration, engaging  undergraduate students in learning, and mentoring them in research

Preferred Qualifications

·         Experience teaching undergraduate level courses

·         Demonstrated expertise with project- or problem-based teaching and learning

·         Interest in team-teaching and planning study-away courses

Applications should be sent to Human Resources, atHR@Hiram.edu

Questions may be directed to chair of the search committee, Debbie Kasper, at kasperdv@hiram.edu.

Review of applications will begin February 28.

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Administrative Assistant to the Director of the Scarborough School of Business & Communication

Hiram College invites applications for the immediate full-time position of Administrative Assistant to the Director of the Scarborough School of Business and Communication.

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. It is with great excitement that Hiram College is rebranding with The New Liberal Arts™, Tech and Trek™, and five new schools wherein all the majors are housed. It is an exciting time to be a Hiram Terrier!

The incumbent will provide administrative support to the Director in a dynamic professional environment and in a confidential manner with a diverse population; including students, faculty, alumni, staff, administrators, and external stakeholders and personnel.

Responsibilities include calendar management, expense reporting, correspondence, travel planning, meeting management, and documenting minutes and other meeting information. The incumbent will establish and maintain a database of school faculty activities such as courses taught, committees, interdisciplinary work, advising duties and other information. Assistance with planning of capstone presentations, school functions, speaking engagements, internships, study away opportunities, and social functions will rest with this position. This position serves as the receptionist and professional contact point for the Scarborough School of Business and Communication.

The successful candidate must be experienced in superior customer service with the ability to work both collaboratively and autonomously.  A high school diploma is required, while a post-secondary degree is preferred. Two years administrative support experience is required along with proficiency in computer software.

To apply, send a letter of interest, a resume, and names and phone numbers of three professional references electronically as a word or pdf document(s) to HR@hiram.edu.  Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled.

Hiram College is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to Excellence through Diversity.  (www.hiram.edu)

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Administrative Assistant to the Directors of the Schools of Arts, Humanities, & Culture, and Education, Civic Leadership & Social Change

Hiram College invites applications for the immediate full-time position of Administrative Assistant to the Director of the School of Arts, Humanities & Culture, and the Director of the School of Education, Civic Leadership & Social Change.

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. It is with great excitement that Hiram College has rebranded with The New Liberal Arts™, Tech and Trek™, and five new schools wherein all the majors are housed. It is an exciting time to be a Hiram Terrier!

The incumbent will provide administrative support to the Directors in a dynamic professional environment and in a confidential manner with a diverse population; including students, faculty, alumni, staff, administrators, and external stakeholders and personnel.

Responsibilities include calendar management, expense reporting, correspondence, travel planning, meeting management, and documenting minutes and other meeting information. The incumbent will establish and maintain a database of school faculty activities such as courses taught, committees, interdisciplinary work, advising duties, art exhibits, theatrical performances and other information. Assistance with planning of capstone presentations, school functions, speaking engagements, internships, study away opportunities, and social functions will rest with this position. This position serves as the receptionist and professional contact point for the Schools.

The successful candidate must be experienced in superior customer service with the ability to work both collaboratively and autonomously.  A high school diploma is required, while a post-secondary degree is preferred. Two years administrative support experience is preferred along with proficiency in computer software.

To apply, send a letter of interest, a resume, and names and phone numbers of three professional references electronically as a word or pdf document(s) to HR@hiram.edu.  Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled.

Hiram College is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to Excellence through Diversity.  (www.hiram.edu)

Hiram College invites applications for the immediate full-time position of Administrative Assistant to the Director of the School of Arts, Humanities & Culture, and the Director of the School of Education, Civic Leadership & Social Change.

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. It is with great excitement that Hiram College has rebranded with The New Liberal Arts™, Tech and Trek™, and five new schools wherein all the majors are housed. It is an exciting time to be a Hiram Terrier!

The incumbent will provide administrative support to the Directors in a dynamic professional environment and in a confidential manner with a diverse population; including students, faculty, alumni, staff, administrators, and external stakeholders and personnel.

Responsibilities include calendar management, expense reporting, correspondence, travel planning, meeting management, and documenting minutes and other meeting information. The incumbent will establish and maintain a database of school faculty activities such as courses taught, committees, interdisciplinary work, advising duties, art exhibits, theatrical performances and other information. Assistance with planning of capstone presentations, school functions, speaking engagements, internships, study away opportunities, and social functions will rest with this position. This position serves as the receptionist and professional contact point for the Schools.

The successful candidate must be experienced in superior customer service with the ability to work both collaboratively and autonomously.  A high school diploma is required, while a post-secondary degree is preferred. Two years administrative support experience is preferred along with proficiency in computer software.

To apply, send a letter of interest, a resume, and names and phone numbers of three professional references electronically as a word or pdf document(s) to HR@hiram.edu.  Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled.

Hiram College is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to Excellence through Diversity.  (www.hiram.edu)

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Director of Athletics

Hiram College is seeking applications for the position of Director of Athletics. Hiram College is a private, four-year Liberal arts institution located in northeast Ohio.  The College is a proud member of the North Coast Athletic Conference and NCAA Division III.

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. It is with great excitement that Hiram is rebranding with the New Liberal Arts, Tech and Trek, and five new schools wherein all the majors are housed. It is an exciting time to be a Hiram Terrier!

The Director of Athletics is a full time, 12-month professional staff position that reports to the Vice President and Dean of Students.  Hiram College serves a student population of approximately 1200 students, where more than 40% of the student body participates in intercollegiate athletics, 28% are students of color, 40% are first generation college students, and 98% receive financial aid.

The Director of Athletics is responsible for the administration of all the intercollegiate athletics programs of the college to include:

  • Oversees the organization and management of all athletics department personnel, policies, and procedures.
  • Develops vision and strategic planning for Hiram College athletics that support the mission of the college.
  • Creates an environment that supports diversity, equity, and inclusion as core principles.
  • Ensures compliance with all Title IX, NCAA, NCAC, and institutional policies and regulations.
  • Collaborates with athletics staff to promote academic success, retention, and graduation for all student athletes through partnerships with the campus community.
  • Provides mentorship and professional development for athletics staff that fosters collaboration, teamwork, competitiveness, and achievement
  • Serves as the face of athletics fundraising and supports the College Development staff in all fundraising activities involving athletics by cultivating increased alumni engagement.
  • Makes recommendations to the Vice President regarding the employment of coaches and other Athletics Department personnel.
  • Serves on the Presidents’ Leadership Team, College Executive Steering Committee, Committee on Athletics, and others as assigned.
  • Serves as the liaison between the Athletics Department and all service offices of the university, including Admissions, Financial Aid, Business Office, Registrar, Student Affairs, and all academic areas.

A history of successful leadership in college athletics, including personnel management, compliance, and operations is required along with documented success in fundraising and a commitment to the development of donor relationships. A Minimum of a Master’s Degree in Athletics Administration, Education Administration, or a related field is required. A minimum of 5 years of Collegiate Athletics Administration experience is preferred.

Qualified candidates are encouraged to send a letter of application, resume and the names, addresses, and telephone numbers of three professional references via email to HR@hiram.edu applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.

Hiram College is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to Excellence through Diversity. (http://www.hiram.edu)

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Manager of Prospect Research

Hiram College’s Office of Alumni Relations and Development invites applications for a Manager of Prospect Research.

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. It is with great excitement that Hiram is rebranding with the New Liberal Arts, Tech and Trek, and five new schools wherein all the majors are housed. It is an exciting time to be a Hiram Terrier!

The responsibilities of the Manager of Prospect Research include: providing detailed information and evaluation of prospective and current donors; maintaining research files on prospect pools; interacting extensively with frontline fundraisers on issues regarding prospect management; assisting with the development of prospect strategies; preparing candidate profiles and other reports for board meetings; updating research strategies and techniques as new tools and software become available; working with Systems Analyst in IT to design data reports which facilitate easy retrieval of prospect data; conducting and overseeing special projects such as data mining and wealth screenings; assisting with travel planning by proactively identifying prospects in distant locations; and perform other duties as assigned.

Qualifications include a bachelor’s degree in a related field, one to three years of experience in donor research or development field, proficiency with computer applications including Ellucian Banner and the Microsoft Suite, experience with donor research software, and knowledge of higher education fundraising is a plus. Other requirements including excellent verbal and written communication skills, ability to analyze and report information in a clear and concise manner, strong organizational and time-management skills, attention to detail, high degree of professional confidentiality, and proficiency in determining the quality, reliability, and accuracy of data sources.

The chosen candidate will be committed to fostering a closer relationship between the Hiram alumni and their alma mater and to helping achieve the financial goals of Hiram College. This is a full-time 12-month position reporting to the Vice President of Alumni Relations and Development. Occasional evening and weekend hours are required.  Title and compensation will be commensurate with experience. Interested applicants should submit a cover letter, resume, and names of references. 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 an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to Excellence through Diversity. www.hiram.edu

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Area Coordinator – Residential Education

Hiram College invites applications for the position of Area Coordinator, a full-time, 12-month live-in professional staff position in the Department of Residential Education.  This position reports to the Assistant Director of Residential Education, and requires active, energetic involvement in a small college environment, with opportunities for teaching, advising, and professional development.  Area Coordinators will be responsible for the supervision of Resident Assistants, hall management, and student development across campus.

A master’s degree is required in education, college student personnel, counseling or human development, or a related field, conferred by the first day of employment as well as the proven ability to work with a diverse population and supervise staff. Individuals in this position must have the ability and willingness to assume shared responsibility for campus-wide on-call duty and respond to crisis and emergency situations.  Post-baccalaureate experience in residence life, student life, counseling, or higher education administration is desired. Strong administrative skills and counseling skills are utilized in this position.

Besides competitive benefits, this position also includes a pet-friendly, furnished apartment with washer/dryer and cable TV.  Meals (including spouse and family) are also included.  Each staff member on campus receives an iPad Pro with Apple Pencil.

Founded in 1850, Hiram College is a small, private residential liberal arts college located in the Western Reserve region of Northeast Ohio.  Hiram has always been an innovative institution, whether with their 12-3 academic calendar or their Tech and Trek program which gives all students, faculty, and staff an iPad Pro.   There are about 750 students living on campus in seven different residence halls and Townhouse areas.

Interested applicants should submit a letter of introduction, resume, and the names and contact information of three references (in a Word or PDF document) electronically to HR@hiram.edu. 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 an equal opportunity employer committed to excellence through diversity.

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Website Administrator

Hiram College invites applications for the staff position of Website Administrator (WA) reporting to the Executive Director of Marketing and Communications.

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. It is with great excitement that Hiram is rebranding with the New Liberal Arts, Tech and Trek, and five new schools wherein all the majors are housed. It is an exciting time to be a Hiram Terrier!

The WA provides oversight to the official College website (www.hiram.edu) in order to position Hiram College as a highly favorable choice in the higher education landscape. This position is responsible for ensuring that the College website reflects the proper content, infrastructure, programming, navigation, brand standards and style in a way that is engaging, informative and interactive. The Website Administrator also helps to develop items of focus on the site including: campus videos, blog sites, news sites, etc. Additionally, technical support duties pertaining to the website, email programs, and third-party integrated services will be routine.

This position works closely with the Executive Director and other College Relations team members to collaborate on digital communications/marketing needs and execution. The WA also works in collaboration with the VP of Enrollment and the President’s office to create HTML email correspondence through their Content Management System.

This position requires three or more years of professional experience in communication, computer science or related field required. A Bachelor’s degree from an accredited institution in communications or a related field is required. A robust understanding of marketing and design is essential. An ideal candidate will possess an advanced knowledge of HTML, XHTML, PHP, phpMyAdmin, cPanel, CSS and experience with popular content management systems (WordPress, Drupal, Joomla, etc.; experience with SEO and Google Analytics and SiteImprove; and user experience design, with demonstrated proficiency in website editing and design, responsive and modern website design, responsive HTML email design (table-based), RSS feeds, BitBucket, SmartGit, Brackets (or other code editors), JavaScript and jQuery, and file management.

For full consideration for this position, please send a letter of interest, resume, website examples and names and telephone numbers of three professional references as a Word or PDF document(s) electronically to HR@hiram.edu.   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 an equal opportunity employer committed to excellence through diversity.

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Faculty Position in Economics

Hiram College’s Scarborough School of Business and Communication invites applicants for a 3-year visiting faculty position at the Assistant Professor rank in Economics, beginning August 2019. This position is eligible to become tenure-track depending upon growth in this major.

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. It is with great excitement that Hiram College is rebranding with the New Liberal Arts, Tech and Trek, and five new schools wherein all majors are housed. It is an exciting time to be a Hiram Terrier!

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

Successful applicants will have the educational experience in economics necessary to teach the introductory level Microeconomics and Macroeconomics courses, as well as expertise in one or more of the following areas: Behavioral Economics, Big Data/Data Analytics, Health Systems/Health Economics, and Environmental Economics or expertise in sustainability or energy.

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, and participation in the Hiram College study abroad program.

Qualifications include Ph.D. or D.B.A. (ABD near completion will be considered); teaching experience, particularly in a liberal arts environment; professional experience in one or more of the subject areas noted above.

Please submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae, a statement of teaching philosophy, and names, addresses, and telephone numbers of three professional references electronically as a Word, or PDF document(s) to HR@Hiram.edu.

Review of applicants will begin immediately and 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.

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Faculty Position in Marketing

Hiram College’s Scarborough School of Business and Communication invites applicants for a 3-year visiting faculty position at the Assistant Professor rank in Marketing, beginning August 2019. This position is eligible to become tenure-track depending upon growth in this academic program.

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. It is with great excitement that Hiram College is rebranding with the New Liberal Arts, Tech and Trek, and five new schools wherein all majors are housed. It is an exciting time to be a Hiram Terrier!

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

Successful applicants will have the educational experience in marketing necessary to teach the introductory level Principles of Marketing course, as well as expertise in one or more of the following areas: Retail Marketing, Sales Management, Data-Driven Marketing, Strategic Brand Management, Service Marketing and/or Social Media Marketing.

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, and participation in the Hiram College study abroad program.

Qualifications include Ph.D. or D.B.A. (ABD near completion will be considered); teaching experience, particularly in a liberal arts environment; professional experience in one or more of the subject areas noted above.

Please submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae, a statement of teaching philosophy, and names, addresses, and telephone numbers of three professional references electronically as a Word, or PDF document(s) to HR@Hiram.edu.

Review of applicants will begin immediately and 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.

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Faculty Position in Management

Hiram College’s Scarborough School of Business and Communication invites applicants for a tenure-track faculty position at the Assistant Professor rank in Management beginning August 2019.

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. It is with great excitement that Hiram College is rebranding with the New Liberal Arts, Tech and Trek, and five new schools wherein all majors are housed. It is an exciting time to be a Hiram Terrier!

The primary purpose of the position is to coordinate, plan, prepare, present and assess classroom instruction and related activities for courses in 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 management necessary to teach the introductory level Organizational Behavior and Management Fundamentals courses, as well as expertise in one or more of the following areas:  Human Resource Management, Operations Management, Leadership and Conflict Management, Quantitative Analysis and/or Management Information Systems.

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 and participation in the Hiram College study abroad program.

Qualifications include:  Ph.D. or D.B.A (ABD near completion will be considered); teaching experience, particularly in a liberal arts environment; professional experience in one or more fields of management noted above.

Please submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae, a statement of teaching philosophy, and names of three (3) professional references with address and phone numbers electronically as a Word or PDF document(s) to HR@hiram.edu.  Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the positions are filled.  Questions may be addressed to armenial@hiram.edu.

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Faculty Position in Integrative Exercise Science

The Department of Integrative Exercise Science at Hiram College is seeking applicants to a full-time tenure-track faculty position who will be involved in teaching and conducting research.

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. It is with great excitement that Hiram College is rebranding with the New Liberal Arts, Tech and Trek, and five new schools wherein all majors are housed. It is an exciting time to be a Hiram Terrier!

The incumbent will advise students, serve on College and School committees, assist with accreditation, conduct inventory and maintenance of laboratory equipment, supervise health and wellness programming, conduct visitations to student internship sites, and supervise student independent research investigations.

The Integrative Exercise Science Program at Hiram College is in its third full year and is continuing to enjoy significant growth. In addition, the College health partnership, Hiram Health, is seeking assistance to create opportunities for the entire campus to adopt a healthier lifestyle. One way in which the Department will be involved in Hiram Health is through creating and supervising Health and Wellness Programs.

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, and participation in the Hiram College study abroad program.

A Doctorate Degree in Exercise Science is required. Certification in American College of Sports Medicine (ACSM) or National Strength and Conditioning Association (NSCA) is highly desirable.

Please submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae, a statement of teaching philosophy, and names, addresses, and telephone numbers of three professional references electronically as a Word, or PDF document(s) to HR@Hiram.edu.

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

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

 


Admissions Data Coordinator

Hiram College invites applications for the staff position of Admissions Data Coordinator.

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. It is with great excitement that Hiram College is rebranding with The New Liberal Arts™, Tech and Trek™, and five new schools wherein all the majors are housed. It is an exciting time to be a Hiram Terrier!

The Admissions Data Coordinator provides accurate enrollment data within a comprehensive data workflow for the Admission Office and other campus departments associated with the enrollment process.  This position is responsible for analyzing prospect, inquiry, and applicant pools while monitoring accuracy of data, admission document processing, and data import/export management. The Admissions Data Coordinator must be able to work fluidly within CRM and SIS environments, as well as partner well with other admission and college staff.

Primary responsibilities of this position include processing all inquiries; managing outgoing mailings; processing data; maintaining data accuracy; selection of names for purchase; importing and exporting data via Excel documents into a CRM; creation, maintenance, and preparation of data reports; creation of progress and notification reports; and the maintenance of CRM data integrity. The Admissions Data Coordinator also provides administrative support for other Admission office functions when needed.  The qualified candidate must be able to manage and coordinate concurrent projects with great attention to detail and accuracy.

This position requires two or more years of experience in data management and reporting, preferably in an academic environment. A high school diploma is required, BA or BS preferred. The successful candidate will possess excellent proficiency in MS Excel and Word, have a strong aptitude for logic and critical thinking, understand database operation, and possess a basic understanding of statistics. Previous experience with Radius, Ellucian Banner, and/or Front Rush is highly desirable.

For full consideration for this position, please send a letter of interest, resume, and two professional references (please include their contact numbers) in a Word or PDF document(s) electronically to hr@Hiram.edu. 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 an equal opportunity employer committed to excellence through diversity.


Performing Arts Technical Director/Designer

Hiram College is seeking applications for the position of Technical Director/Designer.

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.

The incumbent will oversee all technical aspects of departmental events and productions, including sets, lights, and sound; from design to construction. The Technical Director, will also teach one class per term, which will include Technical Production, Intro to the Theatre, and other classes according to the applicant’s skill and interest.

There are generally two faculty-directed shows per year, occasionally some smaller student-directed projects. The incumbent will supervise the scenic shop including organizing and managing paid student workers, practicum students, and lab students.

A Bachelor’s degree is required, preferably in theatre. MA or MFA is required in order to teach. Training and experience in theatrical design and construction techniques is required.

Application Procedure: Qualified candidates are encouraged to send a letter of application, resume and the names, addresses, and telephone numbers of three professional references to hr@hiram.edu.