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General Employment

Aquinas College accepts resumes with cover letters as positions become available.
For student job postings, please visit Career & Counseling Services.

 
Current Employment Opportunities at Aquinas College
Employment opportunities can be found below or on the following websites. If searching the sites listed below for open positions, use keyword: "Aquinas":
Part time or adjunct teaching assignments are filled by the individual academic department.
 
Other Information
Aquinas Benefits Fact Sheet (pdf)
 
Unless otherwise specified, please submit all letters of interest and resume to:
Aquinas College
Attn.: Human Resources
1607 Robinson Road SE
Grand Rapids, MI 49506
E-mail: humanresources@aquinas.edu
 
Aquinas College is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
 
Job Posting: Assistant Registrar

Aquinas College seeks applicants for a full-time Assistant Registrar.

Job responsibilities include: Assisting the Registrar in transfer equivalency analysis, DROA reporting, evaluation and implementation of software enhancements to our college administrative system. Guides the front desk service staff emphasizing customer service to students, parents, alumni, faculty and staff. Guides the Administrative Assistant for CE Applications, VA Certification, verifications and maintenance of Colleague Course Catalog.

Candidate Requirements include: Bachelor’s Degree in Business with a Master’s Degree preferred. Computer information systems or related experience required along with knowledge of Colleague System Software. Experience working in a Registrar's Office. The ability to lead team members via coaching, training and mentoring. Must be able to interpret software application capabilities and recommend implementation. Adjudicates student record conflicts toward acceptable outcomes. Excellent verbal and written skills required. Capable of leading team members by persuasion, role modeling and coaching. Provides performance appraisal input to Registrar for staff annual reviews.

Interested applicants should send a cover letter and resume to: meslecec@aquinas.edu. Resume review will begin on Friday, October 24, 2014.

 
Job Posting: Assistant/Associate Professor of Communication

Aquinas College invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant/Associate Professor of Communication position starting August 2015.

Our faculty members are responsible for delivering quality, student-centered, hands-on, active instruction in order to prepare our students for success. We are looking for a dynamic, caring professional dedicated to teaching excellence and professional scholarship, who is committed to make a difference in peoples’ lives.

Teaching load is 12 hours per semester. Related responsibilities include: maintaining office hours, advising students, and participating in departmental and college-wide activities including developing classes.

Candidates should have a completed Ph.D. or be ABD with completion scheduled by the time of appointment.

The faculty member will have primary responsibility for teaching Intercultural Communication and, on a rotational basis, a newly designed Applied Statistics for the Social Sciences course. If desired, the candidate may elect to teach Humanities, Inquiry and Expression and/or a First-Year Experience course within the General Education Core. There are also opportunities to teach within our departmental standard core in courses such as Introduction to Communication, Interpersonal Communication, Public Speaking, Small Group Communication, etc. Additional opportunities to teach in an area of specialization that may relate to Communication and Social Justice, Health Communication, Leadership, Political Communication, or Public Relations and Advertising may be negotiated.

To apply, submit a cover letter addressing your teaching philosophy, a curriculum vitae, and a list of references. Also include a statement on how you see yourself contributing to the Aquinas College mission. Send all materials to Lori Orlowski, Executive Assistant to the Provost, at llo001@aquinas.edu. Deadline: November 26, 2014

 
Job Posting: Assistant/Associate Professor of Finance

Aquinas College invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant/Associate Professor of Finance position starting August 2015.

Our faculty members are responsible for delivering quality, student-centered, hands-on, active instruction in order to prepare our students for success. We are looking for a dynamic, caring professional dedicated to teaching excellence and professional scholarship, who is committed to make a difference in peoples’ lives.

Teaching load is 12 hours per semester. Related responsibilities include: maintaining office hours, advising students, and participating in departmental and college-wide activities including developing classes.

Qualified candidates will have successful teaching experience, an MBA degree, and substantial finance related business experience. An earned Ph.D. and publications are preferred.

Experience mentoring student teams and background in financial applications in sustainability and strong community relationships would be distinct assets for the position as well as representational activities and interactions with local businesses and the local community.

To apply, submit a cover letter addressing your teaching philosophy, a curriculum vitae, and a list of references. Also include a statement on how you see yourself contributing to the Aquinas College mission. Send all materials to Lori Orlowski, Executive Assistant to the Provost, at llo001@aquinas.edu. Deadline: November 26, 2014

 
Job Posting: Assistant/Associate Professor of Management

Aquinas College invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant/Associate Professor of Management position starting August 2015.

Our faculty members are responsible for delivering quality, student-centered, hands-on, active instruction in order to prepare our students for success. We are looking for a dynamic, caring professional dedicated to teaching excellence and professional scholarship, who is committed to make a difference in peoples’ lives.

Teaching load is 12 hours per semester. Related responsibilities include: maintaining office hours, advising students, and participating in departmental and college-wide activities including developing classes.

Qualified candidates will have successful teaching experience, an MBA degree, and substantial business experience. An earned Ph.D. and publications are preferred.

The candidate should have a marketing or general management background and be able to contribute to the Business Administration Program development through new course development. Experience or knowledge of current trends in marketing would be a distinct asset for the position.

To apply, submit a cover letter addressing your teaching philosophy, a curriculum vitae, and a list of references. Also include a statement on how you see yourself contributing to the Aquinas College mission. Send all materials to Lori Orlowski, Executive Assistant to the Provost, at llo001@aquinas.edu. Deadline: November 26, 2014

 
Job Posting: Assistant/Associate Professor of Physics

Aquinas College invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant/Associate Professor of Physics position starting August 2015.

Our faculty members are responsible for delivering quality, student-centered, hands-on, active instruction in order to prepare our students for success. We are looking for a dynamic, caring professional dedicated to teaching excellence and professional scholarship, who is committed to make a difference in peoples’ lives.

Teaching load is 12 hours per semester. Related responsibilities include: maintaining office hours, advising students, and participating in departmental and college-wide activities including developing classes.

Applicants must have Ph.D. in physics, astronomy, or closely-related field by the time of appointment.

We seek an individual who exhibits a strong commitment to teaching physics lectures and laboratories for science and non-science students. Responsibilities include support of biology, chemistry, and mathematics programs, management of the Baldwin Observatory with 16-inch telescope, and participation in research involving undergraduates. Contributions to the ongoing advancement of the sciences at Aquinas will be expected.

To apply, submit a cover letter addressing your teaching philosophy, a curriculum vitae, and a list of references. Also include a statement on how you see yourself contributing to the Aquinas College mission. Send all materials to Lori Orlowski, Executive Assistant to the Provost, at llo001@aquinas.edu. Deadline: November 26, 2014