Faculty Employment

Faculty Employment Opportunities

 Assistant/Associate Professor of Economics
The Department of Business and Economics of The University of Virginia’s College at Wise invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant/Associate Professor position in economics. Successful candidates will have a Ph.D. in economics, a strong interest in and commitment to teaching excellence, and commitment to a continuing program of scholarly research. Applicants from all areas of concentration will be considered, however, candidates with a concentration or MS in finance will be preferred. ABD’s near completion will be considered, but candidates must have completed the Ph.D. by August 2019 to be hired on a tenure-track appointment. Compensation will be very competitive and commensurate with experience. Immediate teaching responsibilities will include Microeconomics & Macroeconomics (both at Principles and Intermediate levels), Business Mathematics, Business Statistics, and additional courses, depending on the candidate’s qualifications, experience, and interests. The standard teaching load is four courses per semester. Review of applications will begin November 30, 2018 and will continue until the position is filled.  To Apply: Please visit https://jobs.virginia.edu, posting #0624210 and complete a candidate profile, attaching a cover letter, curriculum vita, statement of teaching philosophy, teaching evaluations (preferably with scores) to Other 1, unofficial transcripts, and contact information for three academic references. The University of Virginia’s College at Wise, a division of the University of Virginia, is a nationally ranked four-year public liberal arts college located in the scenic mountains of southwestern Virginia. For more information about the college, visit the UVa-Wise webpage at  https://www.uvawise.edu.    UVa-Wise is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer committed to excellence through diversity. Women, minorities, veterans and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply. You may also contact Stephanie Perry, Director of Human Resources at sdh9y@uvawise.edu or at 276-328-0240.  UVa-Wise is committed to helping the campus community provide for their own safety and security. The Annual Security and Fire Safety Report containing information on campus security and personal safety, including alerts, fire safety, crime prevention tips, and crime statistics is available at www.uvawise.edu/ASR. A copy is available upon request by calling 276-328-0190 or 276-376-3451.

Endowed Chair in Political Science: The University of Virginia’s College at Wise, a division of the University of Virginia, invites applications for the John Morton Beaty Professor Endowed Chair in Political Science.  The University of Virginia’s College at Wise is a nationally ranked four-year undergraduate public liberal arts college located in the Appalachian region of southwestern Virginia.  The successful candidate will have a Ph.D. in Political Science and an established record of scholarship.  The College seeks an experienced researcher who brings experience and enthusiasm to guiding undergraduate research. Appointment to this tenure track position will be at Associate or Full Professor level, commensurate with experience. Review of applications will begin three weeks after the posting of this position and continue until the position is filled. To apply, please visit jobs.virginia.edu, posting #0624125 and complete a candidate profile, attaching a current cv/resume, cover letter, unofficial transcripts, a letter describing your teaching and education philosophy and contact information for three references.  For more information about the college, visit the UVa-Wise webpage at https://www.uvawise.edu.  UVa-Wise is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer committed to excellence through diversity. Women, minorities, veterans and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply. You may also contact Stephanie Perry, Director of Human Resources at sdh9y@uvawise.edu or at 276-328-0240.  UVa-Wise is committed to helping the campus community provide for their own safety and security. The Annual Security and Fire Safety Report containing information on campus security and personal safety, including alerts, fire safety, crime prevention tips, and crime statistics is available at www.uvawise.edu/ASR. A copy is available upon request by calling 276-328-0190 or 276-376-3451.


Instructor in Computer Science

The University of Virginia’s College at Wise invites applications for a Computer Science Instructor position for the Department of Mathematics and Computer Science. This is a non-tenure track, teaching position. Duties include developing and teaching computer science courses, serving the department and college on various committees, advising students, and assisting the department chair with assessment and other tasks as required. Successful candidates must possess excellent verbal and written communication skills; should have experience teaching at the collegiate level; and must have a Masters (or higher) from an accredited institution in Computer Science or a related field. Candidates must be eligible to work in the United States. To apply, please visit jobs.virginia.edu, posting #0623918 and complete a candidate profile, attaching a current cv/resume, cover letter, a letter describing your teaching and education philosophy, contact information for three references, and an unofficial transcript. Review of applications will begin three weeks after the posting of this position and continue until the position is filled. For more information about the college, visit the UVa-Wise webpage at uvawise.edu. UVa-Wise is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer committed to excellence through diversity. Women, minorities, veterans and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply. You may also contact Stephanie Perry, Director of Human Resources at sdh9y@uvawise.edu or at 276-328-0240. UVa-Wise is committed to helping the campus community provide for their own safety and security. The Annual Security and Fire Safety Report containing information on campus security and personal safety, including alerts, fire safety, crime prevention tips, and crime statistics is available at www.uvawise.edu/ASR. A copy is available upon request by calling 276-328-0190 or 276-376-3451.

Faculty in Computer Science/Cyber Security/Data Analytics
The University of Virginia’s College at Wise invites applications for a faculty position in the Department of Mathematics and Computer Science/and/or the Business Department to work closely with the Office of Economic Development and Engagement. This is a full-time teaching position. Duties include creating and teaching courses in Computer Science, Cyber Security, and Data Analytics; serving the department and college on various committees; advising students; pursuing ongoing scholarly activity; and assisting with student engagement activities such as summer camps and cyber symposia as well as assisting the Department Chair with assessment and any other duties as needed. Successful candidates must possess excellent verbal and written communication skills; should have experience teaching at the undergraduate level; must have a graduate degree from an accredited institution, and at least 18 hours of graduate work in Computer Science or a related field; should have graduate level work in cyber security (or relevant industry experience); and should have relevant graduate level work in Data Analytics or Management Science (or relevant industry experience). Title, rank, salary, and tenure status are commensurate with credentials and experience. To apply, please visit jobs.virginia.edu, posting #0623917 and complete a candidate profile, attaching a current cv/resume, cover letter, a letter describing your teaching and education philosophy, contact information for three references, and an unofficial transcript. Review of applications will begin three weeks after the posting of this position and continue until the position is filled.  For more information about the college, visit the UVa-Wise webpage at uvawise.edu. UVa-Wise is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer committed to excellence through diversity. Women, minorities, veterans and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply. You may also contact Stephanie Perry, Director of Human Resources at sdh9y@uvawise.edu or at 276-328-0240. UVa-Wise is committed to helping the campus community provide for their own safety and security. The Annual Security and Fire Safety Report containing information on campus security and personal safety, including alerts, fire safety, crime prevention tips, and crime statistics is available at www.uvawise.edu/ASR. A copy is available upon request by calling 276-328-0190 or 276-376-3451.

Thurston H. Strunk Endowed Chair in Nursing
The University of Virginia’s College at Wise, a division of the University of Virginia, invites applications for the Thurston H. Strunk Endowed Chair in Nursing. The University of Virginia’s College at Wise is a nationally ranked four year undergraduate public liberal arts college located in the mountains of southwestern Virginia. This Endowed Chair position is an exceptional opportunity for an experienced researcher to influence health care through nursing education and interdisciplinary research. The successful candidate must possess research and leadership skills, interdisciplinary collaboration experience, and interpersonal skills that enable working across multiple disciplines that address priority issues and funding opportunities in the research community. The ability to mentor undergraduate students and faculty in research endeavors is important. The Chair position offers a reduced teaching load, discretionary research funds, and competitive salary and benefits. The successful candidate must have a Ph.D. in nursing or related field, and an established record of scholarship. To apply, please visit jobs.virginia.edu, posting #0619902 and complete a candidate profile, attaching a current cv/resume, cover letter, a letter describing your teaching and education philosophy, contact information for three references, and an unofficial transcript. Review of applications will begin three weeks after the posting of this position and continue until the position is filled. For more information about the college, visit the UVa-Wise webpage at uvawise.edu. UVa-Wise is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer committed to excellence through diversity. Women, minorities, veterans and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply. You may also contact Stephanie Perry, Director of Human Resources at sdh9y@uvawise.edu or at 276-328-0240. UVa-Wise is committed to helping the campus community provide for their own safety and security. The Annual Security and Fire Safety Report containing information on campus security and personal safety, including alerts, fire safety, crime prevention tips, and crime statistics is available at www.uvawise.edu/ASR. A copy is available upon request by calling 276-328-0190 or 276-376-3451.

Interested candidates should apply online at jobs.virginia.edu.
For more information about the college, visit the UVa-Wise website.