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Coker University is currently seeking applicants for the following positions:

Adjunct Faculty in Art, Art Appreciation

Coker University’s Art Program, housed in the McCall School of Visual and Performing Arts, invites applicants to apply for the position of Adjunct Faculty in Art, Art Appreciation. Primary responsibilities include:

  • organizing and presenting subject matter in a meaningful way to achieve intended learning outcomes for students that may include the main campus and online instruction;
  • evaluating student progress;
  • recording student grades and attendance in CobraStop;
  • and other duties as assigned by the program coordinator or dean of the McCall School of Visual and Performing Arts

Applicants should be passionate about teaching; dedicated to developing meaningful, collegial working relationships with students, faculty, and staff across campus; eager to contribute his/her interests and ideas for new and innovative courses and programs; and committed to actively contributing to Coker University’s mission.

The Art Program offers art appreciation courses on campus (in-seat) as well as online. The ideal candidate will have a post-undergraduate degree in art history, studio art, or a discipline related to visual art from an accredited institution. However, relevant professional experience within these disciplines may be acceptable in lieu of a post-undergraduate degree. It is preferred that candidates have experience teaching courses in art appreciation, art history, or a visual art discipline. 

To apply,  send a cover letter, resume, unofficial transcripts, and contact information for three professional references to emarshall@coker.edu and complete the Coker University Employment Application. Official transcripts will be required but may be submitted later in the process.

 

CLASSIFICATION: ADJUNCT FACULTY STATUS: PART TIME (EXEMPT)
LOCATION: HARTSVILLE, REMOTE / ONLINE
DEPARTMENT/OFFICE: DEPARTMENT OF HUMANITIES AND SOCIAL SCIENCES

Coker University’s Department of Humanities and Social Sciences invites applicants to apply for positions as Adjunct Faculty in English (first-year composition), Communication (public speaking), and Spanish (first-year instruction). Primary responsibilities include:

  • organizing and presenting subject matter in a meaningful way to achieve intended learning outcomes for students that may include the main campus, satellite campuses, and online instruction;
  • evaluating student progress;
  • recording student grades and attendance in WebAdvisor;
  • and other duties as assigned by the department chair or program coordinator.

Applicants should be  passionate about teaching; dedicated to developing meaningful, collegial working relationships with students, faculty, and staff across campus; eager to contribute his/her interests and ideas for new and innovative courses and programs; and committed to actively contributing to Coker University’s mission.

The ideal candidate will have experience teaching introductory college-level classes in the respective field of study. A post-undergraduate degree in the relevant discipline from an accredited institution is preferred.

To apply,  send a cover letter, resume, unofficial transcripts, and contact information for three professional references to emarshall@coker.edu and complete the Coker University Employment Application. Official transcripts will be required but may be submitted later in the process.

CLASSIFICATION: ADJUNCT FACULTY STATUS:PART TIME (EXEMPT)
LOCATION: HARTSVILLE
DEPARTMENT/OFFICE: BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION

The Coker University Department of Business Administration is seeking qualified applicants for part-time, adjunct teaching assignments in its Bachelor of Arts Business Administration and Bachelor of Science Business Management programs. Specific areas of expertise are needed in Finance, Marketing, Economics, Accounting, Management, and Law. The incumbent will be expected to teach a comprehensive and rigorous undergraduate curriculum on the main campus in Hartsville South Carolina and satellite campuses (Florence, Marion, Cheraw and Columbia, South Carolina). This is not a remote position.

Successful candidates should hold a terminal degree in Management, Marketing, Sports/Athletic Management or a closely related field, have significant professional experience, as well as demonstrably capable of effective teaching and accomplishment of student learning outcomes via traditional and online delivery.  

To apply,  send a cover letter, resume, unofficial transcripts, and contact information for three professional references to emarshall@coker.edu and complete the Coker University Employment Application. Official transcripts will be required but may be submitted later in the process.

CLASSIFICATION: ADJUNCT FACULTY STATUS: PART TIME (EXEMPT)
LOCATION: HARTSVILLE, REMOTE / ONLINE
DEPARTMENT/OFFICE: DEPARTMENT OF SCIENCES and MATHEMATICS

Coker University’s Department of Sciences and Mathematics invites applicants to apply for positions as Adjunct Faculty in Mathematics. Primary responsibilities include:

  • organizing and presenting subject matter in a meaningful way to achieve intended learning outcomes for students that may include the main campus and online instruction;
  • evaluating student progress;
  • recording student grades and attendance in CobraStop;
  • and other duties as assigned by the department coordinator or dean of the College of Humanities and Sciences

Applicants should be passionate about teaching; dedicated to developing meaningful, collegial working relationships with students, faculty, and staff across campus; eager to contribute his/her interests and ideas for new and innovative courses and programs; and committed to actively contributing to Coker University’s mission.

The ideal candidate will have experience teaching introductory college-level classes in mathematics. A post-undergraduate degree in a relevant discipline from an accredited institution is preferred.

To apply,  send a cover letter, resume, unofficial transcripts, and contact information for three professional references to emarshall@coker.edu and complete the Coker University Employment Application. Official transcripts will be required but may be submitted later in the process.

CLASSIFICATION: ADJUNCT FACULTY STATUS: PART TIME (EXEMPT)
LOCATION: HARTSVILLE
DEPARTMENT/OFFICE: COMMUNICATION, LANGUAGE, LITERATURE, AND RELIGION

Coker University’s Department of Language, Literature and Communication invites applicants to apply for the position Adjunct Faculty for the Spanish program. Primary responsibilities include:

  • organizing and presenting subject matter in a meaningful way to achieve intended learning outcomes for students that may include the main campus, satellite campuses, and online instruction
  • evaluating student progress
  • recording student grades and attendance in WebAdvisor
  • other duties as assigned by the language program coordinator.

Applicants should be  passionate about teaching; dedicated to developing meaningful, collegial working relationships with students, faculty, and staff across campus; eager to contribute his/her interests and ideas for new and innovative courses and programs; and committed to actively contributing to Coker University’s mission.

The ideal candidate will be able to teach introductory Spanish language courses at the 100 level using a communicative approach.

A master’s degree in a relevant discipline from an accredited institution is required, and doctorate and/or prior teaching experience in a collegiate or K-12 setting are preferred.

To apply,  send a cover letter, resume, unofficial transcripts, and contact information for three professional references to emarshall@coker.edu and complete the Coker University Employment Application. Official transcripts will be required but may be submitted later in the process.

Coker University is seeking qualified applicants for the position of Dean of the School of Business beginning July 2021. The University is seeking a visionary individual who is dedicated to developing meaningful, collegial working relationships with students, faculty, and staff across campus and with external partners; eager to contribute his/her interests and ideas for new and innovative courses and programs; and committed to actively contributing to Coker’s mission.  

Required qualifications include:

  • An earned master’s degree in business administration or related business field
  • At least five years of progressive responsibility with achievements in administrative/management positions
  • Broad knowledge of the disciplines in business and ability to foster collaboration across content areas
  • Proven record in fundraising and revenue-generating activities
  • Evidence of ability to set and achieve visionary goals that align with the University’s strategic direction and improve the University’s state and national reputation
  • Demonstrated ability to build relations with alumni and cultivate partnerships with the business community
  • Indication of the ability to partner for the intertwined success of Coker, the Pee Dee Region, and South Carolina
  • Proven ability to recruit and retain a diverse faculty and staff and to foster a community that values cultural, ethnic, and racial inclusivity and intercultural engagement
  • Demonstrated diversification of program content in response to market demands

This is a full-time, 12-month position with competitive salary and benefits reporting to the Provost and Dean of Faculty. To apply, please upload a current curriculum vitae, a letter of application, and contact information for three references to  emarshall@coker.edu.   

Located in Hartsville, South Carolina, Coker is a student-centered university granting bachelor’s degrees in 30+ subject areas, including four degrees earned entirely online, and three master’s degrees earned entirely online. Coker is included among the “Best Regional Universities in the South” by U.S. News & World Report and “Best Southeastern Schools” by The Princeton Review. More information is available at coker.edu and cokercobras.com

Coker University, in compliance with all applicable state and federal laws, including Titles VI and VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972, Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, and the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, ethnicity, national origin, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, age, marital status, veterans or military status, or against individuals with disabilities, or other legally protected classifications in the areas of employment, admission, financial aid or access to educational or extracurricular programs, activities or facilities.

Coker University is seeking qualified applicants for the position of Technical Director and Visiting Instructor for the McCall School of Visual and Performing Arts beginning August 2021. This is a full-time, 9-month position with competitive salary and benefits reporting to the Dean of the McCall School of Visual and Performing Arts. 

Preferred qualifications include a Master of Fine Arts in Technical Theatre or Design or a related field with skills in some combination of scenic design and construction, lighting, sound, and/or costumes with professional technical experience in producing theatre and/or dance. Additionally, the ideal candidate has familiarity with scenic construction, light hang/focus, ETC Ion, sound (setup, recording, playback, and live mixing), basic rigging techniques, and Vectorworks or AutoCAD software. With the expectation of teaching six (6) credit hours per semester of introductory-level production courses, a background in teaching online, face-to-face, and hybrid courses is preferred. As Technical Director, responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Serve as the Technical Director for events in the Elizabeth Boatwright Coker Performing

 Arts Center and assist with technical services at additional campus venues

  • Manage the day-to-day operations of the Performing Arts Center
  • Design Scenery, Costumes, or Lighting for McCall School productions depending on background/abilities
  • Manage and Train Student Crews for all events
  • Supervise Work-Study employees
  • Coordinate Streaming of Live Events

Evening and weekend hours are required. The work schedule includes irregular hours, evening and weekend work. 

The University is seeking an individual who is dedicated to developing meaningful, collegial working relationships with students, faculty, and staff across campus; has the ability to work collaboratively, be flexible and compromise in order to move forward as a team; has the ability to courteously assist and support others; enjoys working with a diverse population; and has the ability to prioritize workflow in a fast paced environment involving heavy phone, walk-in, and computer contact.  

To apply, please send a cover letter, curriculum vitae, statement of teaching philosophy, copies of transcripts (official transcripts will be required of the  successful candidate), and complete contact information for three professional references to emarshall@coker.edu and complete the Coker University Employment Application. Review of application materials will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled.

Coker University is seeking qualified applicants for the position of Visiting Assistant Professor of Computer and Information Science beginning August 2021 with the possibility of a tenure-track appointment thereafter. This is a full-time, 9-month faculty position with competitive salary and benefits reporting to the Dean of the College of Humanities and Sciences. 

Preferred qualifications include an earned Ph.D. in computer science, information systems, information technology, or a related field. The candidate will be responsible for  creating a new program of study in information technology/information systems that would allow students to concentrate on areas of study such as system administration, network design/implementation, or enterprise information systems. Previous experience in industry or program management, as well as experience teaching online, face-to-face, and hybrid courses, are preferred.

The University is seeking an individual who is dedicated to developing meaningful, collegial working relationships with students, faculty, and staff across campus; who is eager to build a new program by implementing innovative ideas; and who is committed to actively contributing to Coker’s mission. The successful candidate will be expected to advise students, be involved in appropriate student organizations, and fulfill normal institutional service obligations. The successful candidate should also be willing to engage in and recruit industry representatives to the program’s advisory committee.

To apply, please upload a letter of application, curriculum vitae, statement of teaching philosophy, copies of transcripts (official transcripts will be required of the successful candidate), and complete contact information for three professional references to emarshall@coker.edu  and complete the Coker University Employment Application.  Review of application materials will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled.

The Coker University Department of Humanities and Social Sciences is seeking qualified applicants for the position of Visiting Instructor of Psychology beginning August, 2021. This is a 9-month faculty position with competitive salary and benefits reporting to the Dean of the College of Humanities and Sciences. 

Preferred qualifications include an earned Ph.D. in Psychology; ABD and Master’s degree will be considered.  Preferred areas of expertise include a broad-base knowledge of general and social psychology with clinical experiences in counseling. The primary responsibilities of the position include online (credentialing preferred), hybrid, and face-to-face teaching assignments at the undergraduate level.The University is seeking an individual who is passionate about teaching; dedicated to developing meaningful, collegial working relationships with students, faculty, and staff across campus; eager to contribute interests and ideas for new and innovative courses and interdisciplinary programs; and committed to actively contributing to Coker’s mission.  

To apply, please send a cover letter, curriculum vitae, statement of teaching philosophy, copies of transcripts (official transcripts will be required of the  successful candidate), and complete contact information for three professional references to emarshall@coker.edu and complete the  Coker University Employment Application. Review of application materials will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled.

Coker University readies undergraduates for personal and professional success through a distinctive four-year program that emphasizes a practical application of the liberal arts as well as hands-on and discussion-based learning within and beyond the classroom. Coker is ranked among the “Best Colleges” in the South by U.S. News & World Report as well as The Princeton Review. Located in Hartsville, Coker is within two hours of the cultural, financial and recreational resources of Charlotte, Columbia, Charleston and Myrtle Beach.

Coker University, in compliance with all applicable state and federal laws, including Titles VI and VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972, Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, and the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, ethnicity, national origin, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, age, marital status, veterans or military status, or against individuals with disabilities, or other legally protected classifications in the areas of employment, admission, financial aid or access to educational or extracurricular programs, activities or facilities.