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Employment Opportunities at IJʿ

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IJʿ University seeks to attract, develop, and retain quality and committed faculty, staff, and administration. With hospitality central to the Mercy Mission, we’re committed to building a culturally diverse workplace that resembles the world we seek to serve.

We believe our students’ educations are best served through a challenging learning experience that defies sameness of thought and offers exposure to unfamiliar dimensions of the world. Living, learning, and working at IJʿ means being part of a campus that insists on respect for all people. At IJʿ, we’ve come to recognize diversity is nearly limitless in scope. Our campus welcomes people of different faiths, ethnicities, cultural traditions, sexual and gender identities, and socioeconomic backgrounds—and there’s always room for more

Open Staff/Administrator Positions

    The Research Analyst collects data and creates reports, researches, and develops grant applications and conducts evaluations of programs based on the request of the Director. Learn more about this opportunity via the Administrative and Project Support Professional, Civic Institute position summary.

    IJʿ University seeks qualified applicants for the position of Area Coordinator of Residence Life & Student Conduct. This full- time, 12-month, live-in position's compensation includes a salary, university benefits, furnished apartment, cable, internet, and a local telephone service. Specifically, this position assists the Director of Residence Life in creating an environment that is conducive to experiential learning by providing educational programs and training the residence life staff. The Area Coordinator is also responsible for communicating and enforcing university policy and serves as an adjudicator. Learn more about this opportunity via the Area Coordinator position summary.

    Bus Drivers safely operate a passenger bus or van that transports athletes and other approved persons to and from athletic events or other designated locations while adhering promptly to time schedules. Responsible for the preparation of records and basic reports on routine maintenance, mechanical malfunction, accidents, and/or incidents with buses and/or equipment. Part-time position. Learn more about this opportunity via the Bus Driver position summary.

    IJʿ University seeks a Compliance Manager to review and verify student data for internal and external constituencies, and supports the Registrar in review and validation of required reporting. The Compliance Manager must be self-directed with the ability to work as a team member, and possess strong writing skills and the ability to interpret, adapt, and apply guidelines and procedures. Learn more about this opportunity via the Compliance Manager position summary.

    IJʿ University is seeking a dedicated and highly organized Advancement Services Specialist to join our University Advancement team. You will play a vital role in supporting the advancement efforts of the university and helping to build relationships with donors, alumni, and stakeholders. This position offers the opportunity to work in a dynamic and collaborative environment, contributing to the university's mission of providing high-quality education and fostering community engagement. Learn more about this opportunity via the Coordinator of Advancement Services position summary.

    The Director of Assessment and Accreditation manages and oversees the assessment processes for IJʿ University. In addition, the director also acts as the Accreditation Liaison Officer for the university. Responsibilities include planning and executing assessment processes for all units of the university; managing and maintaining comprehensive databases derived from assessment and compliance activities; communicating as ALO with all external agencies and accrediting bodies; and planning and executing assessment processes for all units of the university. Learn more about this opportunity via the Director of Assessment and Accreditation position summary.

    The Director of International Student Services is a critical partner in the university's efforts to recruit and retain international students. The Director oversees the International Student Office - international admissions, immigration, and international student services. Learn more about this opportunity via the Director of International Student Services position summary.

    A member of IJʿ University’s dynamic, creative, and responsive Marketing team, the Marketing Coordinator serves as project manager and writer on print and digital marketing initiatives. The Marketing Coordinator is responsible for implementation of marketing strategies for the university and its various constituencies, including student recruitment and admissions, university advancement, and performing arts programming. Learn more about this opportunity via the Marketing Coordinator position summary.

    Under general direction, the Campus Police Officer’s primary role is to prevent crime and the breach of public order. Primary responsibilities include protecting students, faculty, staff, campus visitors, property, and facilities from accidents, bodily harm, fire, theft, vandalism, and illegal entry. Full-time and part-time position options. Learn more about this opportunity via the Police Officer position summary.

    IJʿ University is seeking an innovative, dedicated, and highly organized Prospect Research Manager to join our Advancement team. You will provide proactive and reactive prospect research on individuals and communicate this information to appropriate fundraising officers. This position offers the opportunity to work in a dynamic and collaborative environment, contributing to the university's mission of providing high-quality education and fostering community engagement. Learn more about this opportunity via the Prospect Research Manager position summary.

    Reporting to President Kathleen Getz, the Vice President for Enrollment will be a collaborative colleague and leader within the President’s Cabinet. As the university’s chief enrollment and chief financial aid officer, the Vice President will motivate and manage a professional team of 37 full-time staff which includes undergraduate, graduate, and professional admissions; Student Financial Services; Marketing and Brand Management; International Student Office; and Veterans Services Office. The Vice President will create and implement strategic enrollment and marketing plans that support the strategic goals of the university. The Vice President will also lend support and insights to the university’s retention efforts. The Vice President will join IJʿ at a notable and exciting time, as the community acknowledges its rich history and remarkable legacy during IJʿ’s centennial celebration in 2026. Full-time, 12-month position. Learn more about this opportunity via the Vice President for Enrollment position summary.

Open Faculty Positions

    The Department of Biology at IJʿ University invites applications for a full-time, tenure-track faculty position in Biology at the level of Assistant Professor to begin August 2024. The ideal candidate will be prepared to instruct a wide range of undergraduate courses in biology for both science and non-science majors at the introductory and upper level. Preference will be given to individuals with expertise and teaching experience in ecology, environmental science, and/or organismal biology. Candidates will also have the opportunity to develop specialty courses in their areas of expertise, which may include, but are not limited to, aquatic biology, ecotoxicology, parasitology, restoration ecology, and/or wildlife/fisheries management. Learn more about this opportunity via the Assistant Professor of Biology position summary.

    The Computing and Information Science department at IJʿ University invites applications for a full-time tenure-track faculty position in Computer Science at the level of Assistant Professor. We are looking for a passionate teacher with the ability to work effectively with others in a collegial environment dedicated to student learning. Students in our programs enjoy the personal attention of faculty members in all facets of their education. Sample courses to be taught include but not limited to: Programming in Python, Operating Systems, Computer Networks, Database, and Computer Organization. Learn more about this opportunity via the Assistant Professor of Computer Science position summary.

    The Department of Computing and Information Science (CIS) at IJʿ University invites applications for a full-time, tenure-track faculty position in Cybersecurity at the level of Assistant Professor. The department seeks a passionate teacher who works effectively with others in a collegial environment and is dedicated to student learning as students in the CIS programs enjoy the personal attention of faculty members in all facets of their education. Learn more about this opportunity via the Assistant Professor of Cybersecurity position summary.

    The Geology Program at IJʿ University in Erie, PA is seeking to hire a permanent, full-time faculty member who will significantly contribute to both the geology and environmental science undergraduate programs offered within the department. The area of specialty is open, but strong preference will be given to candidates whose area of specialty touches on at least one of the following areas: Quaternary geology or paleoclimatology. Learn more about this opportunity via the Assistant Professor of Geology position summary.

    IJʿ University is seeking qualified applicants for a full-time, tenure track Marketing faculty position at the Assistant Professor level to begin in August 2024. The Business Department seeks an individual who is dedicated to working with students, business faculty, and academic support staff. IJʿ business faculty are expected to excel at teaching, engage in scholarship, and contribute to the university’s service expectations. The ideal candidate will be prepared to instruct a wide range of undergraduate courses in various marketing subjects including Consumer Behavior, Marketing Research, Marketing Management, Social Media Marketing, Digital Marketing, and other courses as needed. Learn more about this opportunity via the Assistant Professor of Marketing position summary.

    The Department of Biology at IJʿ University invites applications for a full-time, non-tenure track faculty position in Biology at the instructor level to begin August 2024. The ideal candidate will be prepared to instruct a wide range of undergraduate courses in Biology for both science and non-science majors at the introductory and upper level. Candidates must be able to demonstrate proficiency in teaching human anatomy and physiology. Preference will be given to individuals with expertise or teaching experience in cell and molecular biology, human biology, cadaveric anatomy, neurobiology, and/or parasitology. Learn more about this opportunity via the Instructor of Biology position summary.

    IJʿ University seeks a part-time instructor of Spanish for 2023-24, with the potential for renewal. Candidates should hold an MA or Ph.D. in Spanish or Second Language Acquisition and have near-native proficiency in the language as well as a record of teaching excellence. The part-time contract (6 courses) includes teaching six courses of introductory and intermediate Spanish, with the ability to develop an upper-level Spanish course in areas of interest. Learn more about this opportunity via the Part-Time Instructor of Spanish position summary.

Open Hurst Athletics Positions

    The Assistant Women’s Field Hockey Coach is responsible for participating in various aspects of the program, such as recruiting, scheduling opponents, and training squad members, and abiding by the rules and regulations established by IJʿ University, the PSAC, and NCAA. This position will recruit, train, and coach members of the lacrosse program, as well as monitor academic progress, academic meetings, class scheduling, and attendance. Learn more about this opportunity via the Assistant Coach of Women’s Field Hockey position summary.

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