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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Chief Financial Officer/Vice President of Business and Finance

Hiram College invites applications for the position of Chief Financial Officer/Vice President of Business and Finance.

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. The College, focused on growing enrollment and diversifying revenues, has just launched a major academic redesign that must be fully fleshed out over the next couple of years. Amongst other plans and budgets, the incoming CFO will assume a leadership role in creating and monitoring the financial plan associated with the redesign.

The Chief Financial Officer/Vice President for Business and Finance reports to the President of the College and is a member of the President’s senior administrative team. The incumbent oversees the functional areas of finance and accounting, human resources, physical plant, technology, auxiliary enterprises, purchasing, and property management. In addition, this VP serves as the liaison for the Finance, Investment, Audit, and Physical Assets committees of the Board of Trustees.

The successful incumbent will possess at least five years of experience as a senior financial and administrative officer in a non-profit institution. A strong understanding of fund accounting is required. The capacity to build, lead, and manage an organization, as illustrated by significant experience, preferably in academe or a similarly sophisticated not-for-profit institution is required. Please submit a letter of application that documents a record of success in any or all of the following: personnel management; leadership and participation in the areas of fiscal management; budget planning, management, and reporting; plant and facilities management; risk management; and negotiation and financing of contracts. Experience in leading the financial rebuild or turn-around of a non-profit organization is strongly desired.

A bachelor’s degree in accounting, finance, or business management or a bachelor’s degree in another field plus highly relevant work experience is required. An MBA or master’s degree in a related field is preferred. An active CPA is useful but not required.

Application Procedure: Qualified candidates are encouraged to send a letter of application, resume or CV and the names, addresses, and telephone numbers of three professional references by email to HR@Hiram.edu.

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

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Director of Career and Academic Development

Hiram College, a private, nationally ranked liberal arts college located in Northeast Ohio seeks a Director of Career and Academic Development. The Director of Career and Academic Development provides leadership and delivery of all career and career-related programs and services as well as leadership of academic development services to students.

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 Director is a 12 month professional staff position. The successful candidate will have a demonstrated ability to build an innovative, data-confirmed program that results in tangible student outcomes. Additional requirements include a demonstrated ability to relate to students first and foremost; skill at engaging and cultivating employers and graduate school programs; ability to collaborate with faculty, alumni, and staff in support of student interests; talent at conveying the demands of employers and graduate schools to contemporary students. Experience will include knowledge of techniques to engage students in steps necessary for placement success.

A Master’s degree in an appropriate field is required followed by five years progressively expanded responsibility for career development services with preferences given to candidates with prior hands-on leadership experience.

For full consideration, 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 Emerging Scholars

Hiram College, a private, nationally-ranked liberal arts college located in Northeast Ohio, seeks a Director of Emerging Scholars.  The Director of Emerging Scholars program oversees the planning and implementation of strategic academic initiatives and activities to support students enrolled under conditional admissions status.

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.

This position is a 12-month professional staff position.  The Director’s responsibilities are multi-layered in that the primary goal of this position is to assist students in attaining academic qualifications for full admissions consideration while aiding them in their adjustment to the overall rigors of college life. The successful candidate will have a demonstrated ability to build an innovative, data-confirmed program that results in tangible student outcomes.  Additional requirements will include but are not limited to assisting in the recruitment of the new students to the program; maintaining a comprehensive tracking system to evaluate student progress and/or interventions; interfacing with faculty and staff partners to determine needs and support; and providing training to faculty and staff partners on best practices regarding conditionally admitted student success.

A Master’s degree in an appropriate field is required and three years post master’s degree preferred.

For full consideration, 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.

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Faculty Position in Nursing

The Hiram College Department of Nursing invites applications for a full-time tenure-track faculty position in a distinctive, fully-accredited Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) Program. Appointment begins Fall Semester 2018.

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 faculty member will assume duties, responsibilities, and privileges consistent with rank regarding teaching, scholarship and citizenship. The successful candidate will be responsible for implementation of an innovative nursing curriculum within the Hiram 12-3 Semester Plan, advising and instructing students to become professional nurses, and advancing the discipline of nursing. The primary teaching assignment for this position will be in Community Health Nursing. Opportunities are available in non-clinical areas such as professional development, wellness, and other areas of nursing and community health. Opportunities for interdisciplinary teaching and scholarship are also a part of the position. For further information, please see www.hiram.edu/nursing.

Qualifications include current licensure as a registered nurse with a minimum of 2 years experience in the practice of professional nursing. Baccalaureate Degree in Nursing, Master’s Degree required with a major in nursing preferred. Earned Doctoral degree in Nursing or related field preferred. Rank is commensurate with education and experience.

Please submit a letter of application, curriculum vitae, a statement of teaching philosophy, and names of three professional references with address and telephone numbers electronically 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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Graduate Assistant for Internships

Hiram College invites applications for a part-time position for a graduate assistant enrolled full-time in an accredited graduate program to begin in the fall of 2018. Candidates must be enrolled in a master’s program for Higher Education Administration, Student Personnel or related field at the time of employment.

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.

Areas of focus include the exploration of employment opportunities and/or graduate study as well as the preparation of students and alumni to present themselves effectively as candidates. The Graduate Assistant for Internships must possess excellent communication, counseling and interpersonal skills, be highly motivated, and enthusiastic. A professional attitude and appearance is essential to the position. The successful candidate will be expected to work on some evenings and weekends working with students, colleagues, and campus departments to plan and implement programs.

To apply, please send a letter of application, resume, and three (3) letters of recommendation, electronically to HR@hiram.edu.  Please identify the position title in the subject line when applying.  Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled.

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Graduate Assistant Baseball Coach

Hiram College invites applications for the position of Graduate Assistant in baseball. The successful candidate will be actively involved in the recruitment, retention, and day to day operations of the Hiram College baseball team. Hiram College is a member of the North Coast Athletic Conference and NCAA Division III.

The position includes; room, board, a living stipend of $5,000, and a tuition waiver to enroll in the Professional Graduate Studies Program at Hiram College. The anticipated start date is August 1, 2018.

Duties will include but not be limited to: assisting the head coach with all facets of training, recruiting, and retention for the Hiram College baseball team. The Graduate Assistant will also have responsibilities within our Campus Recreation Program and athletic laundry. Other duties will be assigned as well.

Minimum qualifications include a bachelor’s degree. Prior experience as a collegiate baseball player or having worked in college baseball 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 School of Professional & Graduate Studies is a requirement for consideration for this position.

Qualified candidates must send a letter of interest, resume, and names, addresses, and telephone numbers of three references by email onlyto HR@hiram.edu. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.

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Graduate Assistant Men’s & Women’s Swimming

Hiram College invites applications for the position of Graduate Assistant in men’s and women’s swimming.  The successful candidate will be actively involved in the recruitment, retention, and day to day operations of the Hiram College men’s and women’s swimming program. Hiram College is a member of the North Coast Athletic Conference and NCAA Division III.

The position includes; room, board, and living stipend of $5,000.00, and a tuition waiver to enroll in the Professional Graduate Studies Program at Hiram College. The anticipated start date is August 1, 2018.

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 and women’s swimming program. The Graduate Assistant will also have responsibilities within our campus Recreation Program, athletic laundry and intramural program.

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 School of Professional & Graduate Studies is a requirement for consideration for this position.

Application Procedure:  Qualified candidates are encouraged to send a letter of application, resume and names, addresses of three references by email only to HR@hiram.edu. 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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Assistant Volleyball Intern

Hiram College is seeking applications for the position of Assistant Volleyball Intern. 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 Assistant Volleyball Intern position is a 10-month staff position which reports to the Director of Volleyball Operations and Head Men’s and Women’s Coach. The intern position is responsible for assisting with on court coaching, as well as assisting with the implementation of a successful recruiting and retention plan for both men’s and women’s volleyball. The intern will work closely with graduate student coaches for the men’s and women’s volleyball program. The intern will represent the men’s and women’s volleyball programs in accordance with department/college policies and procedures, and act in accordance with NCAC, NCAA and institutional rules and regulations. A Master’s Degree is preferred while a Bachelor’s Degree is required.

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.

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

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Graduate Assistant Men’s Volleyball

Hiram College invites applications for the position of Graduate Assistant in men’s volleyball.  The successful candidate will be actively involved in the recruitment, retention, and day to day operations of the Hiram College men’s volleyball program. Hiram College is a member of the North Coast Athletic Conference and NCAA Division III.

The position includes; room, board, and living stipend of $5,000.00, and a tuition waiver to enroll in the Professional Graduate Studies Program at Hiram College. The anticipated start date is August 1, 2018.

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 volleyball program. The Graduate Assistant will also have responsibilities within our campus Recreation Program, athletic laundry and intramural program.

Minimum Qualifications:  A bachelor’s degree is required. Prior experience as a collegiate volleyball player or having worked in college volleyball 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 School of Professional & Graduate Studies is a requirement for consideration for this position.

Application Procedure:  Qualified candidates are encouraged to send a letter of application, resume and names, addresses of three references by email only to HR@hiram.edu. 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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Part Time Assistant Men’s Football

Hiram College invites applications for the position of part-time Assistant Football Coach.  The successful candidate will be actively involved in the recruitment, retention, and day-to-day operations of the Hiram College Football Program. Hiram College is a member of the North Coast Athletic Conference and NCAA Division III.

The position includes; $2,000.00. The anticipated start date is August 1st, 2018.

Responsibilities: The part-time assistant duties include but are not be limited to: assisting the head coach with all facets of training, recruiting, and retention for the Hiram College football program. Specific emphasis will be given to those applicants with experience coaching running backs.

Minimum Qualifications:  A bachelor’s degree is required. Prior experience as a collegiate football player or having worked in college football 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.

Application Procedure:  Qualified candidates are encouraged to send a letter of application, resume and names, addresses of three references by email only HR@hiram.edu. 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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