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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POSITION: Assistant, Associate or Professor of Nursing / Patty Hanks Shelton School of Nursing (PHSSN) Graduate/Undergraduate Program Chair, Non-Tenure Track (Exempt) *Revised Posting

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/Undergraduate 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 and undergraduate 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 Criminal Justice, Non-Tenure Track (Exempt)

COLLEGE/DEPARTMENT: Cynthia Ann Parker College of Liberal Arts

LOCATION: HSU Campus, Abilene, TX

START DATE: As Soon As Possible

SUPERVISOR: Department Head: Criminal Justice, Associate Professor

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 Hardin-Simmons University. Faculty members in the Criminal Justice Department are responsible and accountable for ensuring the attainment of the goals, mission and vision of the Criminal Justice Department. Successful performance of this role requires excellent classroom proficiency, management, leadership, organizational aptitude, and excellent interpersonal communication. In addition, faculty are accountable and responsible for ensuring high quality programming for students in the Criminal Justice Program. Ultimately, the continued pursuit of academic excellence in all settings is central to this role. This position reports directly to the Head of the Criminal Justice Department.

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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 Political Science, Non-Tenure Track (Exempt)

COLLEGE/DEPARTMENT: Department of History, Philosophy, and Political Science; Cynthia Ann Parker College of Liberal Arts

LOCATION: HSU Campus, Abilene, TX

START DATE: Initial review of applications will begin in February 2022 and will continue until the position is filled. Anticipated start date is August 2022.

SUPERVISOR: Head of the Department of History, Philosophy, and Political Science

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 faculty member will teach classes and supervise internships in Political Science and collaborate with other academic areas within the university, e.g., Criminal Justice, History, Philosophy, Psychology, and Social Work.

APPLICATION INSTRUCTIONS:

Candidate for this position should submit the following application materials via Cornerstone Applicant Management System: (1) Cover letter describing how the candidate fits the duties, responsibilities, and qualifications described for this position, (2) Current curriculum vitae (CV), (3) Teaching Philosophy, (4) Statement of Faith describing the candidate’s religious identification, and (5) at least three letters of reference providing information as to how the candidate can fulfill the duties, responsibilities, and qualifications described for this position. Applicants should have reference letters emailed directly to Mrs. Chastity Jobe (cjobe@hsutx.edu).

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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:  PHSSN, 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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POSITION: Instructor, Assistant or Associate Professor of Physician Assistant Studies (DOE) – 2 Openings, one of which will be Director of Clinical Education, Non-Tenure Track (Exempt)

COLLEGE/DEPARTMENT: College of Health Professions

LOCATION:  HSU Campus, Abilene, TX

START DATE: As Soon As Possible

SUPERVISOR: Program Director/Associate Professor of Physician Assistant 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:

A Principal Faculty Member in the Physician Assistant Program is primarily responsible for course instruction and/or course coordination in the didactic and clinical phases of the program. A Principal Faculty member will be effective in the areas of course design, course delivery, and evaluation.  The Principal Faculty Instructor is instrumental in assisting the program and its students with meeting the program’s Student Learning Outcomes.  The Principal Faculty Instructor is guided by the Program Director in assisting the program with curriculum assessment and meeting the ARC-PA Standards of Accreditation.   

The Director of Clinical Education leads in the design and implementation of the clinical portion of the PA curriculum. The Director of Clinical Education also assists with establishment of productive relationships with the regional medical community and other stakeholders. The Director of Clinical Education assists with recruitment of faculty preceptors and leads adjunct rotation coordinators. The Director of Clinical Education leads the department in clinical assessment, ongoing clinical curriculum development and revision, and fulfills other responsibilities assigned by the Program Director deemed necessary to operate a successful program. 

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POSITION: Instructor or Assistant Professor of Speech Language Pathology Graduate Program, Non-Tenure Track (Exempt)

COLLEGE/DEPARTMENT: College of Health Professions

LOCATION:  HSU Campus, Abilene, TX

START DATE: As Soon As Possible

SUPERVISOR: Assistant Professor of CSD & Speech Language Pathology Graduate Program Director

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 Speech-Language Pathology Department at Hardin-Simmons University invites applications for a full-time, non-tenured faculty position in the graduate program. The candidate will join a dynamic team of committed professionals interested in advancing the success of SLP students.   This position is a 9-month academic year appointment at a faith-based institution which will begin August 2022.  Primary job responsibilities include teaching in the graduate program, providing clinical supervision of graduate students, service to the university, community and profession and student recruitment events and alumni engagement. Additionally, a commitment to working with faculty, staff, and students from diverse backgrounds is essential.  Expertise is preferred in one of the following areas: neuromotor disorders, fluency, and/or child speech-sound disorders.

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