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Faculty and Academic Administration Positions

Appliation Process

Applications for faculty/academic administration positions must include:

  • A letter of application
  • Your resume or curriculum vitae
  • Unofficial copies of all transcripts
  • Three letters of professional reference or a list of three professional references
  • Your statement of your teaching philosophy
  • Your statement indicating how you have previously or intend to intentionally integrate a Christian theistic worldview in the teaching/learning process
  • Completed & Signed (4 pgs included) Faculty Applicant Questionnaire below

Click here for Applicant Questionnaire

Only applications containing all seven documents will be forwarded to the appropriate search committee for review.
 
Applications may be submitted via e-mail, fax or correspondence.
 

Mail: Palm Beach Atlantic University
Human Resources
P.O. Box 24708
West Palm Beach, Fl 33416-4708

Fax: (561) 803-2179

E-mail: Faculty_Employment@pba.edu

The application process remains open="open" until the position is filled.

Faculty/Academic Administration Positions Available


Gregory School of Pharmacy

Assistant/Associate Professor of Pharmacy Practice
Type: Full-Time Faculty
Date Available: Immediately

Palm Beach Atlantic University's Gregory School of Pharmacy seeks a 12 month, full-time faculty member for a position at the level of Assistant or Associate Professor of Pharmacy Practice. 

The successful candidate will be responsible for didactic teaching in courses/topics appropriate to the candidate's expertise, with a desired emphasis on internal medicine/inpatient care. The candidate will additionally develop and/or maintain a successful clinical experiential practice at a local healthcare facility, contribute to operational aspects of the School of Pharmacy, and engage in research/scholarship in the associated areas of expertise. 

Qualifications: Minimum requirements include a Doctor of Pharmacy degree and an ASHP-accredited PGY-1 residency. A PGY-2 and/or academic experience in Internal Medicine is preferred. The candidate must be eligible for licensure in Florida. The candidate must demonstrate a Christian commitment and a willingness to integrate one's faith into teaching and mentorship. 

 

Assistant/Associate Professor of Social and Administrative Sciences
Type: Full-Time Faculty
Date Available: July 2018

Palm Beach Atlantic University's Gregory School of Pharmacy seeks a 12 month, full-time faculty member for a position at the level of Assistant or Associate Professor.

The successful candidate will be responsible for didactic teaching in courses/topics in the Social and Administrative Sciences. The candidate will contribute to operational aspects of the School of Pharmacy, and engage in research/scholarship in the associated areas of expertise. Training and/or specific experience in Pharmacy is preferred.

Qualifications: Minimum requirements include a PhD in Social and Administrative Sciences or a Doctor of Pharmacy degree and an ASHP - accredited PGY-1 residency (Pharmacoeconomics focus desired). Additional experience preferred. The candidate, if a pharmacist, must be eligible for licensure in Florida. The candidate must demonstrate a Christian commitment and a willingness to integrate one's faith into teaching and mentorship. 


School of Arts & Sciences

Assistant/Associate Professor of Political Economy
Type: Full-Time Faculty
Date Available: Spring 2019

The School of Arts & Sciences is seeking applications for an Assistant Professor of Political Economy. The faculty member would offer both graduate and undergraduate political economy classes focusing primarily on development economics, international economics, development policy, and international relations. Most teaching responsibilities are for the graduate Global Development program, which offers students the opportunity to study global development in an applied and academically diverse setting. Of particular interest are candidates who can demonstrate cross-disciplinary work and the application of those studies to the likely career paths of our graduate students.

Qualifications: A record of work in development studies or sustainability studies is preferred, though experience in other related fields will be considered. A Ph.D. in a relevant discipline is required.  Foreign development experience highly desirable.

 

Assistant/Associate Professor of English
Type: Full-Time Faculty
Date Available: Spring 2019

The School of Arts & Sciences is recruiting an Assistant/Associate Professor of English with one or more of the following specializations highly preferred: Victorian British Literature, Women's Literature/Women's Studies, Writing/Editing for Digital Media. Applicants must be prepared to teach courses in literature, composition, and/or interdisciplinary humanities as part of a 4/4 teaching load. 

The successful candidate is expected to have a passion for teaching, and a strong commitment to teaching excellence and service to the Department, the University and the community. With the application letter, provide a list of courses you are able to teach in the areas listed above, along with evidence of effective teaching (such as teaching evaluations and syllabi). 

Applicants who have applied for a different full-time position within the PBA English Department since October 2018 and want to be considered for this position must provide a new cover letter that addresses this position, along with any other helpful materials that were not included with the first application.

Qualifications: Applicants with a Ph.D. in English Literature by the time of appointment, with relevant teaching experience and research record are preferred. Applicants holding an M.A. degree and currently nearing completion of a doctorate in English will also be considered. Must have a Christian commitment and the ability to integrate Christian faith with traditional coursework. 

 

Assistant Professor of Chemistry
Type: Full-Time Faculty
Date Available: Fall 2019

 The Department of Chemistry, Forensic Science, Oceanography and Physics seeks a chemist who can teach biochemistry and informatics courses for chemistry majors, as well as coursework in General Chemistry and courses appropriate to the candidate’s background. Applicants who are qualified to teach forensic science courses, would be given special consideration. Must have a Christian commitment and the ability to integrate Christian faith with traditional coursework.

Qualifications: Ph.D. preferred. M.S. required. Excellent teaching is required. Limited research with undergraduate students is expected.

 

Assistant/Associate Professor of Computer Science
Type: Full-Time Faculty
Date Available: Fall 2019

The Department of Mathematics and Computer Science in the School of Arts & Sciences is seeking an Assistant/Associate Professor of Computer Science. The position is open to all areas of computer science with priority consideration given to computer architecture, computer networking security, software engineering, programming languages and theory.

Qualifications: Applicants must hold or be in the process of completing a Ph.D. in Computer Science or closely related field, and have a commitment to and a demonstrated record of excellence in teaching. Applicants must have a Christian commitment and the ability to integrate Christian faith with traditional coursework. With the application letter, please provide evidence of quality teaching (teaching evaluations, syllabi, etc.) The successful appointment is expected to have a strong commitment to teaching excellence and service to the Department, the University, and the community.

 


School of Education & Behavioral Studies

Assistant/Associate Professor of Counseling 
Type: Full-Time Faculty 
Date Available: Fall 2019 
PBA's Counselor Education program in the School of Education and Behavioral Studies is seeking a dynamic educator to join our program at the university's campus in West Palm Beach, Florida. This is a full-time faculty position that requires evening availability since courses in the Counseling program for working professionals are taught in the evenings.  Faculty members are expected to have a strong commitment to excellence in teaching, mentoring, and advising, be active scholars in their fields, participate in service to the university and the broader community, and demonstrate a commitment to the Christian faith. 


Qualifications:  An earned Doctorate from a CACREP accredited counselor education program. Experience: Appropriate teaching experience with research capability. Counseling provider license/credentials. 

 

Director of Counselor Education Program 
Type: Full-Time 
Date Available: Fall 2019 

The School of Education and Behavioral Studies at Palm Beach Atlantic University is seeking a program director to provide transformational leadership to an established graduate Counselor Education program that has produced over 1200 graduates since its founding in 1995.  The program faculty and staff are looking for a collaborative leader who has experience in teaching, administration, and research in a university setting.  A distinctive of our program is the ethical integration of the Christian faith and the use of spiritually sensitive interventions in counseling. 


Qualifications:  

The ideal candidate should be relationally oriented, have an earned Ph.D. from a CACREP-accredited program and be familiar with CACREP accreditation standards and processes.  The program director will be the chief academic and administrative officer for the program, including budgeting, curriculum development, personnel, and resource allocation while leading eleven full-time faculty situated on the West Palm Beach and Orlando campuses.  The program director position is a twelve-month administrative position with some teaching required; the successful candidate will hold the faculty rank of associate or full professor.  Achieving CACREP accreditation is a major goal of the program and University.  The program director will reside in West Palm Beach and report directly to the Dean of the School of Education and Behavioral Studies.  Salary is commensurate with qualifications and experience.


Rinker School of Business

Assistant/Associate Professor of Management
Type: Full-Time Faculty
Date Available: Aug 2019

Positions Available: (2)

The Assistant or Associate Professor teaches classes in his/her discipline, advises students, conducts scholarly activity, and serves on committees. 

Qualifications: Required to hold a doctoral degree in business with a management or international business major, preferably from an AACSB accredited business school. Candidates must have 18 graduate credit hours in management or international business. Those applicants not currently holding a terminal degree must have clear evidence of an expected completion of the doctoral degree prior to the start date.  Evidence of a planned scholarly agenda consistent with expectations of an AACSB-accredited program is required.  Applicants must have a Christian commitment and the ability to integrate Christian faith with traditional coursework. With the application letter, please provide evidence of quality teaching (teaching evaluations, syllabi, etc.) The successful appointment is expected to have a strong commitment to teaching excellence and service to the School, the University, and the community.


School of Nursing

Assistant/Associate Professor of Nursing, Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) Program
Type: Full-Time Faculty
Date Available: Fall 2018

Positions Available: (2)

Palm Beach Atlantic University's School of Nursing is seeking a Full Time Faculty Position in DNP, Nurse Practitioner Program. 

Qualifications: This position requires current Florida APRN License (or eligible) with National Certification in APN Population - Family. Doctoral degree required, DNP or PhD in Nursing preferred. Minimum five years teaching experience, online teaching preferred.


School of Communication & Media

Assistant/Associate Professor of Communication
Type: Full-Time Faculty
Date Available: August 2019

The School of Communication & Media is seeking a Assistant/Associate Professor of Communication. The successful candidate would be responsible for teaching undergraduate courses in communication, especially in the areas of rhetoric, speech forensics, persuasion, and civil discourse. Position may entail supervising student debate team. Must have a Christian commitment and the ability to integrate Christian faith with traditional coursework. 

Qualifications: Ph.D. in Communication. 

 

Assistant or Associate Professor of Communication

Type: Full-Time Faculty
Date Available: August 2019

The School of Communication & Media is seeking an Assistant or Associate Professor of Communication. The successful candidate would be responsible for teaching undergraduate courses in communication, especially in the areas of theory, ethics, speech forensics, public speaking, and civil discourse. Position may entail supervising student debate team. Must have a Christian commitment and the ability to integrate Christian faith with traditional coursework. 

Qualifications: Ph.D. in Communication. 


 

Orlando Campus 

School of Arts & Sciences 

Assistant/Associate Professor of Psychology
Type: Full-Time Faculty
Date Available: Immediately

PBA’s Department of Psychology in the School of Arts and Sciences is seeking a dynamic educator to join our department at the university’s campus in Orlando, Florida.  This is a full-time faculty position with administrative responsibilities.  It requires day and evening availability since courses in the psychology program for working professionals are taught in the evenings. 

Faculty members are expected to have a strong commitment to excellence in undergraduate teaching, mentoring, and advising, be active scholars in their fields, participate in service to the university and the broader community, and demonstrate a commitment to the Christian faith. 

The successful applicant will have experience teaching some of the following psychology undergraduate courses: General Psychology, Lifespan Development, Personality Theories, History of Psychology, Cognitive Psychology, Social Psychology, Procedures in Counseling, Statistics and Research Methods in Psychology, Abnormal Psychology, Integration of Psychology and Christianity, Psychology of Religion, Research Practicum, or other psychology electives.  A doctorate in psychology is required. 

The faculty member will also be responsible for overseeing the undergraduate psychology program at this campus.  Successful candidates will have experience in leadership and administration.

 

MacArthur School of Leadership

Assistant/Associate Professor of Leadership
Type: Full-Time Faculty
Date Available: Immediately

This is a full-time faculty position within the MacArthur School of Leadership at the Orlando campus that will require teaching, advising and appropriate faculty involvement. Responsibilities include teaching at both the undergraduate and graduate levels. Additionally, this position will include advising responsibility for all leadership students. 

Qualifications: Requires Ph.D. or Ed.D in Leadership or related field.