Open Faculty Positions

Faculty Application Procedures: To be considered for a full time position, an HSU Employment Application must be completed via Cornerstone Applicant Management System. In addition, a resume, curriculum vitae, statement of faith, references and transcripts may also be required. Please see the list of open faculty positions below for specific job posting requirements. Contact Ms. Jodi Zachry in the office of the Provost if you have any questions. (325)-670-1210.

When a faculty position is available at the Patty Hanks Shelton School of Nursing, it is posted on this site.

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An application for this position consists of an HSU Application, a resume, curriculum vitae, statement of faith, references and transcripts.

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POSITION: Assistant, Associate or Professor of Nursing/Graduate Program Chair, Non-Tenure Track (Exempt)

COLLEGE/DEPARTMENT: Patty Hanks Shelton School of Nursing

LOCATION: PHSSN, Abilene, TX

START DATE: As Soon As Possible

SUPERVISOR: Dean, Patty Hanks Shelton School of Nursing

HSU CHRISTIAN STANDARD REQUIREMENT FOR EMPLOYMENT  – Candidate must profess a Christian Faith, maintain membership in a local congregation, and respect the values and distinctives central to the historically Baptist values of HSU.

SUMMARY/SCOPE:

The Graduate Nursing Program Chair will guide all aspects of the program through collaboration with team members, university representatives, and the Community of Interest (COI) to foster quality outcomes of graduate-level nursing students. This position participates in a broad range of activities that support the mission, vision, core values and purposes of PHSSN and its consortium partners. Successful performance of this role requires excellent classroom, clinical and professional proficiency, management, leadership, organizational aptitude, and excellent interpersonal communication. In addition, the Program Chair is accountable and responsible for ensuring program development and compliance with the standards and guidelines set forth by the Texas Board of Nursing and other accrediting agencies.  Ultimately, the continued pursuit of academic excellence in all settings is central to this role.  This is a position of delegated responsibility and reports directly to the Dean of the School of Nursing.

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POSITION: Assistant or Associate Professor of Biology, Non-Tenure Track (Exempt)

COLLEGE/DEPARTMENT: Holland School of Science and Mathematics / Department of Biology

LOCATION: HSU Campus, Abilene, TX

START DATE: As Soon As Possible

SUPERVISOR: Head of the Department of Biology

HSU CHRISTIAN STANDARD REQUIREMENT FOR EMPLOYMENT  – Candidate must profess a Christian Faith, maintain membership in a local congregation, and respect the values and distinctives central to the historically Baptist values of HSU.

SUMMARY/SCOPE:

The Department of Biology at Hardin-Simmons University invites applications for a full-time non-tenure track position at the level of Assistant or Associate Professor in the Department of Biology. The candidate should have a strong background in one or more of the biomedical sciences. A successful candidate will be expected to teach a minimum of 12 hours per semester, with the possibility of teaching during the summer terms for additional compensation. We seek a creative and flexible faculty member committed to excellence in student-centered, innovative undergraduate teaching. The applicant should either have documented teaching experience or be familiar with curriculum design, implementation of active learning strategies, and assessment of student learning. Courses would include both lecture and laboratory formats for biology majors, allied health majors, and to fulfill general education requirements. The successful candidate is expected to be dedicated to scholarship and demonstrate an on-going commitment to student research in the candidate’s area of expertise.

Faculty members are expected to academically advise students, to serve on departmental and university committees, to demonstrate cooperation and collaboration with colleagues inside and outside of the department, to support the missions of the biology department and Hardin-Simmons University, and to perform other duties consistent with the faculty job description as stated in the faculty contract.

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POSITION: Assistant or Associate Professor of Physical Therapy, Non-Tenure Track (Exempt)

COLLEGE/DEPARTMENT: College of Health Professions

LOCATION: HSU Campus, Abilene, TX

START DATE: June 1, 2021

SUPERVISOR: Director of the Physical Therapy Program

HSU CHRISTIAN STANDARD REQUIREMENT FOR EMPLOYMENT  – Candidate must profess a Christian Faith, maintain membership in a local congregation, and respect the values and distinctives central to the historically Baptist values of HSU.

SUMMARY/SCOPE:

The Department of Physical Therapy at Hardin-Simmons University seeks an applicant to join our dynamic and passionate faculty as assistant/associate professor. This is a 12-month, full-time, non-tenure track faculty position.  The preferred candidate must have Physical Therapy licensure with strengths, interests, and certification as a neurological specialist. Aligning with our mission of “preparing individuals who demonstrate excellence in the practice of physical therapy and are enlightened by Christian faith and values” is essential for this position.

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POSITION: Assistant or Associate Professor of Voice, Non-Tenure Track (Exempt)

COLLEGE/DEPARTMENT: School of Music, Cynthia Ann Parker College of Liberal Arts

LOCATION: HSU Campus, Abilene, TX

START DATE:  Initial review of applications will begin on June 1, 2021 and will continue until the position is filled. Anticipated start date is August 17, 2021.

SUPERVISOR: Associate Dean of the School of Music

HSU CHRISTIAN STANDARD REQUIREMENT FOR EMPLOYMENT  – Candidate must profess a Christian Faith, maintain membership in a local congregation, and respect the values and distinctives central to the historically Baptist values of HSU.

SUMMARY/SCOPE:

Located in Abilene Texas, Hardin-Simmons University is a faith-based liberal arts university affiliated with the Baptist General Convention of Texas. HSU has approximately 2,100 students.   Candidates for the position are encouraged to integrate Christian faith with teaching. The position start date is August 2021.

This faculty member will teach individual and group voice lessons to music and musical theatre students and will assist with the direction of fall and spring musicals.

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POSITION: Dean, Holland School of Sciences and Mathematics, Non-Tenure Track (Exempt)

COLLEGE/DEPARTMENT: Holland School of Science and Mathematics

LOCATION: HSU Campus, Abilene, TX

START DATE: As Soon As Possible

SUPERVISOR: Provost, Chief Academic Officer

HSU CHRISTIAN STANDARD REQUIREMENT FOR EMPLOYMENT  – Candidate must profess a Christian Faith, maintain membership in a local congregation, and respect the values and distinctives central to the historically Baptist values of HSU.

SUMMARY/SCOPE:

The dean provides leadership for the academic programs in the Holland School of Science and Mathematics and supervises a dozen full-time faculty and a similar number of adjuncts. The Holland School offers bachelor’s degrees in Biology, Chemistry, Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Physical Science, and Mathematics, and minors in Environmental Science, Geology, and Physics. It is in the process of developing an Engineering program. Leadership is needed in the form of planning, development, and implementation of all academic programs within the school. The successful candidate will need to have excellent communication skills and to be able to work closely with other deans and university administrators. The dean is responsible for the preparation of comprehensive annual reports for the HSU Board of Trustees and accrediting agencies. The dean will work with foundations, organizations, and donors of the Holland School to promote growth of endowment and support. Active participation in state and national professional organizations is encouraged.

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POSITION: Instructor/Assistant Professor of Nursing, Non-tenure Track

COLLEGE/DEPARTMENT: Patty Hanks Shelton School of Nursing

LOCATION: PHSSN, Abilene, TX

START DATE: As Soon As Possible

SUPERVISOR: Undergraduate Nursing Program Chair; Dean of the School of Nursing

HSU CHRISTIAN STANDARD REQUIREMENT FOR EMPLOYMENT – Candidate must profess a Christian Faith, maintain membership in a local congregation, and respect the values and distinctives central to the historically Baptist values of HSU.

SUMMARY/SCOPE: 

This position participates in a broad range of activities that support the mission, vision, core values and purposes of the school of nursing and its consortium partners.  Faculty members at PHSSN are responsible and accountable for ensuring the attainment of the goals, mission and vision of the school of nursing and its consortium partners.  Successful performance of this role requires excellent classroom, clinical and professional proficiency, management, leadership, organizational aptitude, and excellent interpersonal communication. In addition, faculty are accountable and responsible for ensuring program compliance with the standards and guidelines set forth by the Texas Board of Nursing and other accrediting agencies.  Ultimately, the continued pursuit of academic excellence in all settings is central to this role.  This position reports directly to the appropriate Program Chair, unless otherwise specified in supplemental job description.

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POSITION: Instructor or Assistant Professor of Nursing, Family Nurse Practitioner, Non-Tenure Track (Exempt)

COLLEGE/DEPARTMENT: Patty Hanks Shelton School of Nursing

LOCATION:  Abilene, TX

START DATE: June 1, 2020 (or before August 1, 2020)

SUPERVISOR: Chair of MSN Program, Patty Hanks Shelton School of Nursing

HSU CHRISTIAN STANDARD REQUIREMENT FOR EMPLOYMENT  – Candidate must profess a Christian Faith, maintain membership in a local congregation, and respect the values and distinctives central to the historically Baptist values of HSU.

SUMMARY/SCOPE:

This position participates in a broad range of activities that support the mission, vision, core values and purposes of the school of nursing and its consortium partners. Faculty members at PHSSN are responsible and accountable for ensuring the attainment of the goals, mission and vision of the school of nursing and its consortium partners. Successful performance of this role requires excellent classroom, clinical and professional proficiency, management, leadership, organizational aptitude, and excellent interpersonal communication. In addition, faculty are accountable and responsible for ensuring program compliance with the standards and guidelines set forth by the Texas Board of Nursing and other accrediting agencies. Ultimately, the continued pursuit of academic excellence in all settings is central to this role. This position reports directly to the Graduate Program Chair, unless otherwise specified in supplemental job description.

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